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Portsdown Hill

north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England
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Amazing Views

Great site to visit for all ages. The views are amazing and lots of space for children to run... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Fantastic Views

Best views in Portsmouth. Can relax and watch world go by and see the hustle and bustle of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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“burger van” (40 reviews)
north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great site to visit for all ages. The views are amazing and lots of space for children to run around and enjoy some fresh air. Also great to just view from your car, enjoy an ice cream or cuppa from the vans. Will visit again...More

Thank Amanda19622015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best views in Portsmouth. Can relax and watch world go by and see the hustle and bustle of Portsmouth harbour and can see right along coast and clear views of Isle of Wight. Good area for picnics, large grass area and seats good for children...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We park here regularly just for the views across Portsmouth and Hayling Island to The Solent and Isle of Wight. Burgher and Ice cream vans offer a good choice of food.

Thank JohnCracknell
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Full of memories for my family growing up in the area. Beautiful views across the Solent or the countryside.

Thank kelgel2013
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Great area to while away a few hours on a sunny day with great views of Portsmouth harbour. Good area for dog walking and picnicking and a couple of pubs for food and drink or a huge burger at the burger van. The place has...More

1  Thank 51bucko
Reviewed 28 May 2017

On a few occasions I have found myself up on the hill looking down at the cars and lights flashing below. Great view, decent burger van and some epic sunshine rays!

Thank HulaShakes
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Portsdown Hill's main function is as a road link, an alternative route to the M27 motorway, from Havant in the east over to Fareham in the west. Along the way there are a couple of pubs - which are both fine - but nothing exceptional,...More

1  Thank allans911
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Get some fish and chips and get up here to enjoy a lovely afternoon or a very romantic sunset! Be ready to feed the birds!

Thank Mayo C
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Especially on a fine clear day the view over Portsmouth and to the north Buster Hill is fantastic. Parking is free with good vantage points - make sure you have binoculars. Also being close up to the forts along the way and a couple of...More

Thank jrs S
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The view up here is just lovely at night with all the lights twinkling. Very magical. Go up and park with someone and take a flask of hot chocolate and some snacks. Just sit for a while and admire the view!

Thank Rachael B
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