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Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - North
3.5 out of 5
Eastern Road, Farlington, Portsmouth, England
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The price is £49 per night from 12 Mar to 13 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"Friendly, helpful staff, beautiful rooms for affordable price, free parking (well-lit), lovely foyer, easy to check in, clean. Felt posh for the price."…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec 2020

Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - North
Portsmouth Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
Southampton Road, Portsmouth, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night from 1 Mar to 2 Mar
4.2/5Very Good! (994 reviews)
fabulous

"great service received"…"

Reviewed on 3 Sep 2020

Portsmouth Marriott Hotel
Duke of Buckingham
3 out of 5
119 The High Street, Portsmouth, England
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4/5Very Good! (539 reviews)
Lovely

"Amazing! Such great value, was on a budget so we were looking for a cheap place didn’t really mind what we got it was only for one night, but this place was amazing for the price!! Wasn’t expecting it at all! Highly recommend:)"…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2020

Duke of Buckingham
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Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays
3 out of 5
The Plaza Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, England
Free cancellation
The price is £59 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
3.9/5Good! (993 reviews)
Unwelcoming

"I arrived in Portsmouth en-route to the Isle of Wight, but was quite upset by the reception I was given by Maria when I arrived at the Holiday Inn Express, Portsmouth. I am fully aware of the Covid situation and that I am required to self-isolate for 14 days but it was impossible for me to get home ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Nov 2020

Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays
ibis Portsmouth Centre
3.5 out of 5
Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £37 per night from 2 Mar to 3 Mar
3.8/5Good! (987 reviews)
In difficult times

"With the Covid it was very quiet and well supplied with the Hand cleaning Stations, very friendly and helpful staff. Well done keep it up"…"

Reviewed on 15 Nov 2020

ibis Portsmouth Centre
Farmhouse Innlodge by Greene King Inns
2 out of 5
M27 Junction 12 A1 Junction 5, Portsmouth, England
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3.6/5Good! (591 reviews)

"The room was very comfortable and clean and I liked the easy access to the restaurant next door without having to walk outside. The hotel and staff were very welcoming and the place felt very homely."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2020

Farmhouse Innlodge by Greene King Inns
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Cheap Hotels in Portsmouth

Portsmouth has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Gunwharf Quays, this destination is home to Farlington Marshes, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Portsmouth, you can find hotels that won't break the bank. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and have earned good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Ibis Portsmouth Centre - 3.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its convenient parking and good location.

Duke of Buckingham - Customers like this 3-star inn for its helpful staff and comfortable beds. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Farmhouse Innlodge - At this 2-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the comfortable beds and proximity to shops.

Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its central location and proximity to shops. It offers free breakfast, a bar and air conditioning.

Planning Your Trip to Portsmouth

Still picking your trip dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximise your time.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Rainiest months: August, July, September and November, with an average rainfall of 3 inches
  • Driest months: April, November, March and February, with an average rainfall of 1.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Portsmouth

Portsmouth attracts visitors with its bar scene and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Gunwharf Quays and Spinnaker Tower, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. If you're looking to enjoy the area's natural beauty, you can get outdoors at Farlington Marshes, Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve or Staunton Country Park.

Travellers also like Portsmouth for its:
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Historical sites
  • Monuments
  • Marina

Getting around Portsmouth

The most convenient airport is in Southampton (SOU), 15.7 mi (25.3 km) away from the city centre. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Portsmouth & Southsea Station, Portsmouth Harbour Station or Portsmouth Fratton Station. You can cross the water in a ferry from the local port.

Frequently asked questions

What is Portsmouth like for travellers on a budget?
Portsmouth has a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a budget-friendly holiday choice. In addition to its well-known attractions such as Gunwharf Quays, this destination is home to Farlington Marshes, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Portsmouth?
Based on reviews, Duke of Buckingham is a popular 3-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include ibis Portsmouth Centre and ibis budget Portsmouth.
How many low-cost hotels will I be able to find in Portsmouth?
Expedia has 10 hotels in Portsmouth that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Portsmouth?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Portsmouth, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 17°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 6°C. Average annual precipitation for Portsmouth is 787 inches.
What is there to see and do in Portsmouth?
Portsmouth attracts visitors with its bar scene and fantastic dining options, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Gunwharf Quays and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Take in the local culture at HMS Victory and Portsmouth Guildhall, or visit other spots like Kings Theatre.
How can I get to Portsmouth and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Portsmouth is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The closest airport is 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the centre in Southampton (SOU). If you want to travel outside the city, hop on a train from Portsmouth & Southsea Station, Portsmouth Harbour Station or Portsmouth Fratton Station. You can catch a ferry from the local port.

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