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Portsdown Hill

north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England
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Great views of Portsmouth

Great area to while away a few hours on a sunny day with great views of Portsmouth harbour. Good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
51bucko
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Havant, United Kingdom
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Scenic view of Portsea Island and surrounding areas.

On a few occasions I have found myself up on the hill looking down at the cars and lights flashing... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HulaShakes
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“burger van” (40 reviews)
“isle of wight” (60 reviews)
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north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank 51bucko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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

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 24 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
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Truly incredible views from up here and plenty of places to park with burger vans and ice cream sellers a plenty.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

On a clear day, you can see isle of Wight. Portsmouth , the docks spread out like o picture. Worth a look. Oh if you like burgers, Micks monster burger bar open 24/7

Thank Judith P
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Bring your bins! (not your green recycling bin... Or a waste paper bin or the Black one.. I meant the abbreviation of Binoculars!!) you can see for miles up here! My astral telescope was a letdown until I tried it here with the daylight ocular!...More

1  Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Worth visiting just for the views which are amazing. On a clear day you can see across the aisle of Wight and north across Hampshire. Plenty of places to park but only a couple of places for refreshments, none of which are particularly pleasant.

Thank Phil P
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