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Portland hotels and places to stay

YHA Portland - Hostel
3 out of 5
Hardy House, Castle Road, Portland, England
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1.11 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)

"Welcoming, friendly and courteous staff- the receptionist was very attentive and helpful. Lovely large room and en-suite bathroom on first floor. We took the entire room of 7 beds for 3 people and spread out! Comfortable beds, clean bed linen and spotlessly clean bathroom with lashings of hot water. ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2019

YHA Portland - Hostel
199 Atlantic House
3.5 out of 5
Ayton Drive, Portland, England
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1.26 mi from city centre
199 Atlantic House
Thirtyfive B&B
4 out of 5
35 Easton Street, Portland, England
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0.31 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (88 reviews)

"location is good for walking / hiking. But not for evening entertainment / restaurants within walking distance. Poor Wi-fi"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2020

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The Pulpit Inn
3.5 out of 5
Portland Bill, Portland, England
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2.25 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
5 Star Place

"Highly recommend this place!"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2019

The Pulpit Inn
Admiralty Hotel & Restaurant
3.5 out of 5
Southwell Park, Dorset, Portland, England
The price is £100 per night
1.51 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (9 reviews)

"The hotel is an ex-Naval building and it still looks like that today. So a rather austere grey building awaits you. The current owners only took over in Feb 2020 and they have been working hard to improve the hotel. Our room was quiet and immaculately clean, Kerry (one of the owners) provided us ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2020

Admiralty Hotel & Restaurant
Portland Pebble
3 out of 5
104 Fortuneswell, Fortuneswell, Portland, England
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0.77 mi from city centre
Portland Pebble
Chesil View House
3.5 out of 5
19 ST MARTINS ROAD, Portland, England
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0.61 mi from city centre
Chesil View House
Beach House B&B
3 out of 5
51 Chiswell, Portland, England
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The price is £70 per night
0.88 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (137 reviews)

"Everything was fantastic, beds were very comfortable. All areas well looked after and clean. Not suitable for disabled customers that I could see. Breakfast was lovely, with cereal options for my little one. Helpful and friendly staff. Thank you for a great nights sleep!"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Beach House B&B
Heights Hotel
3 out of 5
Yeates Road, Portland, England
The price is £140 per night
0.42 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (336 reviews)

"Hotel is clean, and food served for breakfast doesn't disappoint, will definitely come back when visiting Portland"…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Heights Hotel
Portland Lodge Hotel
3 out of 5
Easton Lane, Portland, England
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0.32 mi from city centre
2.7/5 (27 reviews)
Central location.

"A comfortable place in a great central location."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

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Visiting Portland

Travellers give high marks for the top-notch restaurants in Portland, which is also known for its bars. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its university setting. Top sights in the city include Portland Bill Lighthouse, Weymouth Bay and Chesil Beach.

  • There are 23 hotels and other accommodation options in Portland
  • The closest major airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), 31 mi (49.9 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Portland

The city's cultural venues include Portland Museum and Royal Manor Theatre. The city is notable for landmarks like Portland Bill Lighthouse, Portland Castle and The Olympic Rings Stone Sculpture. The city's natural beauty is on display at Weymouth Bay, Chesil Beach and Portland Bill.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 23 hotels and other lodging options to pick from in Portland. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Beach House B&B - With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free parking and a bar, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Heights Hotel - Our customers like the convenient parking and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • The Aqua - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a bar, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its bar and breakfast.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Weymouth Beach, located 4.6 mi (7.5 km) from the city centre, and Durdle Door, which is 8.8 mi/14.2 km away.

Dressing for Portland

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 12°C and the night-time average to be 1°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 21°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • July to September averages 22°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 16°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • About 26 millimetres of rain falls on Portland each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 21°C, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Portland?
Thirtyfive B&B is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star B&B offers free WiFi and a terrace. It is located a short 12-minute walk from Weymouth Bay. Reviews from our site also recommend Beach House B&B and The Aqua as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Portland, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals available in Portland.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Portland?
Based on reviews, The Aqua is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free English breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Portland?
Heights Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good choices for your stay with the children include Beach House B&B and The Aqua. Also, attractions in the area such as Monkey World Ape Rescue Center and Sea Life Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for couples in Portland?
Heights Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and LCD TVs.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Portland?
Heights Hotel is a top 3-star beach hotel with free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Beach House B&B and Admiralty Hotel & Restaurant. Head to Church Ope Cove or Portland Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Portland?
Thirtyfive B&B is a favourite 4-star B&B with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a garden and free WiFi.
What's the best accommodation in Portland to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, The Aqua is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Other choices near historic sites include Thirtyfive B&B and Heights Hotel. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Portland Castle, Portland Bill Lighthouse and Verne High Angle Battery.

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