Destination guide

The tranquil area of Portsea awaits your stay

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Portsea. This relaxing city is known for its golfing, bars and spas. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Portsea

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Portsea a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sorrento Golf Club (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Queenscliff Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lonsdale Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • The Dunes Golf Links (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Pennisula Hot Springs (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • McGlashan's Wallington Estate (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Portsea

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 75°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Portsea

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Portsea is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Point Nepean National Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Portsea Back Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sorrento Front Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Blairgowrie Beach (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Point Lonsdale Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Portsea

The nearest airport is in Melbourne, VIC (AVV-Avalon), located 23.8 mi (38.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), which is 42.5 mi (68.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Portsea?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,056 holiday lettings near Portsea. From 1,764 Houses to 48 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Portsea is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Portsea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,764 Houses in Portsea. Our other popular types of Portsea holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 48 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Portsea?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 330 holiday homes with pool available in Portsea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.