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Vacation rentals in Portsmouth

There are 173 vacation rentals near Portsmouth for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Portsmouth vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $75/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Portsmouth, there are 17 between $354 and $750/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 37 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Portsmouth to fit your vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Portsmouth are condos, houses and hotels. Portsmouth has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Portsmouth vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Portsmouth

Nestled near the spot where the Piscataqua River meets the Atlantic Ocean, the coastal city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, boasts an alluring mix of historic attractions and modern amenities. Are you thinking of making Portsmouth home base while exploring New England's Seacoast? Check out a few of these suggestions while you're there.

Quick Guide to Portsmouth

Portsmouth is listed on the National Trust for Historic Preservation's list of America's Dozen Distinctive Destinations. With its culture, restaurants, working seaport and quaint boutiques, it's tough to beat the appeal of downtown.
  • Market Square: The historic charm of downtown's Market Square is a destination all its own. Add the tons of shops and restaurants to the mix, and it's a must for every Portsmouth visitor.
  • Portsmouth Harbour Trail: Take a guided walking tour or head out on your own. The trail takes you past 70 attractions, including its top-rated living history museum.
  • Parks: Even Portsmouth's parks are filled with culture and history. Albacore Park is popular with visitors interested in Naval and submarine history.

Home-types in Portsmouth

Portsmouth has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Portsmouth:
- Condo47 vacation rentals
- House46 vacation rentals
- Hotel37 vacation rentals
- Private Room33 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Portsmouth

Portsmouth has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Portsmouth:
- Discover Portsmouth Center: 13,608 vacation rentals
- Strawbery Banke Museum: 11,867 vacation rentals
- Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse: 976 vacation rentals
- Point of Graves Burial Ground: 195 vacation rentals
- Wentworth Lear Historic Houses: 195 vacation rentals
- The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH: 195 vacation rentals
- Warner House: 187 vacation rentals
- Portsmouth African Burying Ground: 187 vacation rentals
- Prescott Park: 187 vacation rentals
- Governor John Langdon House: 187 vacation rentals