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Portsdown Hill

north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England
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Family memories

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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 28 May 2017
Havant, United Kingdom
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“burger van” (40 reviews)
“isle of wight” (60 reviews)
north of Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, England

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 27 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 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
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