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Price and Availability Index in Portsmouth
Holiday Letting Price Information in Portsmouth
This graph displays average prices of the holiday cottages and holiday apartments located in Portsmouth. Portsmouth is more expensive in August (03/08 - 10/08), where prices are on average £132 a night. You can find some of the best deals during a week of November (24/11 - 01/12). It is the cheapest week of the next 12 months.
Holiday Home Availability Information in Portsmouth
This graph shows the holiday letting availability rate for the next twelve months. The week with the least available rentals is in October (05/10 - 12/10), with only 53% of the rentals available. On the contrary, you will find the highest number of available rentals in a week of November (24/11 - 01/12).
The weather in Portsmouth
This is the climate diagram in Portsmouth. July is the warmest month of the year in Portsmouth with temperatures reaching a maximum average of 21°. No heat wave is expected in February, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 2° low. The rainiest month is July while the driest month is March.
Portsmouth Holiday Lettings: Feel Right at Home in the United Kingdom
Visit Portsmouth, England’s vibrant and beautiful island city. This amazing place in southern England is well known for its historic port culture, fascinating harbour front, and enchanting castles. Experience this wonderful place and find out what Portsmouth truly has to offer.
Come to the city of Portsmouth and rent a fantastic accommodation from the wide variety of Portsmouth holiday homes available to you, so you can experience this breathtaking place in your own time.
Journey into Portsmouth
There are a number of ways to journey into Portsmouth, including by air, sea, and land. If you are arriving to Portsmouth by air, you will most likely arrive at Southhampton International Airport. From the airport there are numerous transport options to get you into Portsmouth and subsequently to one of the many Portsmouth holiday homes available. Simply hop onto a South West train heading to Eastleigh, and from there take the train heading towards Cosham which will take you directly into the city. For more comfort and convenience you also have the option of taking a taxi or airport coach to your desired location. You can also rent a car at the airport, and from there it is around 30 kilometres to Portsmouth.
Many of those travelling to the city of Portsmouth choose to come by sea. There are a number of ferry services to Portsmouth’s port. Ferries depart from locations in Spain, France, Jersey and Guernsey. A ferry service also runs from the Isle of Wight to Portsmouth. This city is easily accessed by the sea, and remember you can always bring your own car along for the trip if you decide to take a ferry. Make sure you book your Portsmouth holiday letting so you have a place to call home when you arrive.
Portsmouth and its cuisine
Here in this thriving, multicultural hub you can eat whatever you fancy. Experience traditional English cuisine with a touch of the sea in Portsmouth, or choose from a variety of other delicious cuisines, from Indian curry to sushi. Visit restaurants and cafés with beautiful sea views, or views of the historic surroundings of Old Portsmouth. Whether you're looking for a fancy evening out at a fine establishment or a cultural experience at one of the city’s many pubs and eateries, Portsmouth has you covered.
At the end of a fantastic time enjoying the city’s wonderful cuisine, you will be glad that you chose from the array of Portsmouth holiday lettings so that you have a comfortable place to stay.
Portsmouth and its sights
The city of Portsmouth upholds a wonderful maritime culture. This amazing city, with its main district built on Portsea Island, has a true connection with the sea. Book from the many Portsmouth holiday lettings which allow the city to become even more accessible. Some of the city's renowned sights involve the remarkable harbour front, including its numerous museums. Many of these museums are situated in Portsmouth’s historic dockyard, an active Naval Base within the city. HMS Warrior is a Victorian built museum ship located in the dockyard. This impressive sight is a must-see location in Portsmouth. While visiting the dockyard, you can head to the Mary Rose Museum, an exhibition about the 16th century raised shipwreck.
If you really fancy history, visit the famed Southsea Castle, a 16th century military fort built on the city’s waterfront. The Portsmouth Cathedral is another delightful slice of history, dating back to the early 12th century.
If you're simply looking for a day out strolling along the beautiful Portsmouth Harbour, remember to check out the stunning Spinnaker Tower, a sail-like structure with amazing panoramic views. At the harbour you can enjoy the many waterfront cafés, restaurants and shops, and you can even take a cruise with one of the harbour ferries.
When you acquire your Portsmouth holiday letting you can explore the city and its sights at your leisure.
Portsmouth’s art and culture
The diverse city of Portsmouth always has a fantastic artistic and cultural experience available to you. Have a classy evening out at one of the city’s beautiful theatres, including the Kings Theatre, built in the early 20th century. Its velvety concert hall hosts a number of productions every week. The smaller New Theatre Royal is a wonderful Victorian built structure, and a great place to spend a night out.
If you enjoy art, visit one of Portsmouth's many art galleries, including the local Aspex Gallery. Secondly, take a trip to Portsmouth Guildhall, a famed historical building which hosts a number of galleries, music venues and comedy performances.
After an exciting outing to one of Portsmouth’s numerous artistic and cultural events, your Portsmouth holiday letting offers the perfect space to relax after a long day of exploring.
Things to see and do around Portsmouth
The Mary Rose Museum
Henry VIII's famous warship was raised from the ocean floor in 1982, and is one of Portsmouth's most-visited attractions. Step back in time to see life aboard this Tudor ship for yourself.
Take a lift to the top of the 170m high Spinnaker Tower and enjoy three different viewing platforms offering expansive coastal views. There's even a cafe at the top serving afternoon tea and drinks.
Discover the story behind the 1944 D-Day Landings at this state-of-the-art museum in Southsea. Audio guides help visitors maximise their understanding of the site.
The narrow streets of this waterfront are Portsmouth's oldest, and there are many historic buildings here as well. Don't miss the Spur Redoubt, where Admiral Nelson boarded his ship for the Battle of Trafalgar.
Staunton Country Park covers 1,000 acres of beautiful Hampshire countryside, with ornamental lakes, walled garden, glasshouses, a farm and a maze.
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