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73 Travelers rated Portsmouth highly for Museums and Family-Friendly

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Top Rated Hotels for your Portsmouth Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

The Mermaids' Porch Bed and Breakfast
The Mermaids' Porch Bed and Breakfast
3.0 out of 5.0 497 North Street, Corner North St and Dinwiddie St, Portsmouth, VA
5.0/5 (2 reviews)

I was in the area for business and stayed for a night. The owner, Dawn, was absolutely wonderful! Homemade shortbread in the room in the evening and an incredible breakfast. Beautiful house, great hospitality!

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2018
Located in the heart of Portsmouth, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Hill House Museum and Children's Museum of Virginia. Moses Myers House ...
Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel
Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 425 Water St, Portsmouth, VA
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (70 reviews)

View over the water was nice. There was an event at the hotel but the room was quiet which was nice. Convenient location.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum and Children's Museum of Virginia. Moses Myers ...

Things To Do during your Portsmouth Vacation

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Portsmouth Vacation Package Deals

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Want to save up to $857*? Just package your bookings by choosing your preferred hotels, rental cars, airfares and experiences.

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There are countless options to suit you and your traveling style. All you've got to do is choose your package and prepare for a spectacular escape.

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Portsmouth Travel Guide

Where is Portsmouth?

You've been given the go-ahead for annual leave, work buddies have recommended Portsmouth and you just need a little reminder of where it actually sits on the map? Sit back and we'll guide you there.

It's a neighborhood of Norfolk - Virginia Beach. You'll find it 6 miles west of the downtown area.

Places to Visit in Portsmouth

The Nauticus National Maritime Center and the Children's Museum of Virginia are several popular attractions that are within walking distance.

MacArthur Center features a large selection of stores and dining options. Seeking more close by options? Fresh air and beautiful surroundings are plentiful at Town Point Park. But wait, there's still more to see and do. Reconnect with your spiritual side and sit with other worshipers at St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Car Rentals in Portsmouth

Indulge your travel lust by checking out car rentals in Portsmouth. No matter where you plan to go or what you're wanting to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that suits your adventurous spirit.

If you're going to be landing at Norfolk International Airport, you can just about pick up a car on the tarmac. You won't have to look far to find Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental.

Enterprise can be found in the city center at 1220 High Street. If you're staying nearby, this is place to go to.

Where to stay in Portsmouth – Hotel Accommodation

The sooner you reserve your accommodations, the sooner you can sort out your experiences. With at least 56 hotels in Portsmouth, Orbitz has everything you need to book today.

Don't want to waste time researching where to stay? Let us make things a little easier! Our top accommodations here are the Norfolk Waterside Marriott and Homewood Suites by Hilton Chesapeake - Greenbrier.

Nearest Airports to Portsmouth

After traveling all the way to Norfolk International Airport (ORF), you'll just have one more journey to take before you reach your final destination. The terminal is situated 7 miles northeast of Portsmouth.

Popular Places to Visit Near Portsmouth

Check out Norfolk which is a great area to explore nearby. There are a heap of interesting things to see and do here. Norfolk is about 1 mile away.

No Cancellation Fees

It goes without saying that plans can change in a heartbeat, which is why we won't request a fee if you have to revise or cancel your booking.^ However, it might be prudent to see if your hotel and airline share a similar policy.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.