Portland is close to many of Dorset’s well-known sights. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Portland Castle and the remarkable Chesil Beach. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located within a short distance of Portland are Sandsfoot Castle and Nothe Fort.
There are plenty of interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Portland. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Deep Sea Adventure in Weymouth.
If the weather is good, follow the locals and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Explore the scenic coastline nearby such as Weymouth Beach in Weymouth.
At the end of a busy day enjoying the charms of Portland, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The A Maiden Rest, Weymouth, the Clarence, Weymouth and the Old Castle Hotel, Weymouth are just three of the many great places to stay around here.