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Old Portsmouth

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Portsmouth, England
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Lovely walk!

This is our favourite part. Nice to stroll along the walls and watch the boats. After a busy day... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Sarah C
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Old Portsmouth

Is still very quaint with its cobbled streets, we only passed through here so didn't find the shops... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Carol D
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is our favourite part. Nice to stroll along the walls and watch the boats. After a busy day shopping walk round and enjoy good food and drink especially if the weather is kind! Always something to watch with the solent ferries in and out.

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Is still very quaint with its cobbled streets, we only passed through here so didn't find the shops etc but we stopped at the pub called The Still and West had a lovely lunch here

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Old Portsmouth is without doubt our favourite part of the whole area.We began our walk near the Premier Inn close to the arcades in Southsea and walked along Broad Street and then onto the walls which gave exceptional views out to sea.We enjoyed the walk...More

Thank shane s
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We walked through the old town and along the sea wall with the Millennial walkway. It was windy but lovely.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

great to wander around for an afternoon.lovely pubs lots of history great sea views.the inner camber includes a small fishing community

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've lived in Pompey all my life and Old Portsmouth has always been my favourite place to go and my wife tends to agree. Nice walks along the sea walls, the harbour on a sunny day is peaceful and their are a selection of great...More

1  Thank PompeyStevo
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Nice walk around old Portsmouth , we started from spinnaker tower , following the millennium walk past the Isle of Wight ferry terminal , into the past down to cobbled street area and on to the square tower and round tower , spend some time...More

Thank walletShrewsbury
Reviewed 9 September 2017

A stroll around the streets of Old Portsmouth is great if you want to allow your mind to drift to times gone by. Plenty of old pubs offer refreshment, but it is the old buildings that draw your attention, as well as the views of...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

First time visit to Old Portsmouth. Wonderful mix of old and new. Good sea front with history and views across to the Isle of White with ferry crossings available. Various boat trips can be arranged. Great shopping with a large variety of shops and restaurants...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Definitely visit old Portsmouth. So convenient for walks along sea front Southsea also walking distance to Gunwharf Quay and Spinnaker Rower. Lovely pubs with views of busy harbour and oldy worlds cobbled streets.

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