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Founder's Brook Motel and Suites
2 out of 5
314 Boyd Lane, Portsmouth, RI
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $99 per night
3.08 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (29 reviews)

"I loved the property all around. Cute rooms, very clean"…"

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Founder's Brook Motel and Suites
Nice Private Space Short Walk To The Beach
The price is $120 per night
3.5 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (38 reviews)

"Very nice room in Portsmouth in the Island Green area. Walking distance to water and 20 minutes to Newport. The room was spacious, clean and as described. Private wing of the house was nice also. Hosts were communicative, friendly and helpful. Would reccomend"…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2020

Nice Private Space Short Walk To The Beach
Peaceful Cottage Getaway Minutes to RI Fun!
Newly Renovated Portsmouth Apartment- Perfect Vacation!
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2.56 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Perfect

"We really enjoyed our stay- Jenn and Anthony are the perfect hosts! Wonderful little touches - and everything you could want - comfort and convenience. We will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Newly Renovated Portsmouth Apartment- Perfect Vacation!
Amazing Treetop 2 Bed Renovation in Portsmouth
Your Next Spring Escape with Bay Views and Fun!
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1.95 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (68 reviews)
Amazing House with Magnificent Views

"The Shore House is an oasis of peace and tranquillity. The sunsets are breathtaking and the views provide waterfront dining that rivals the best restaurants on the island. At high tide it looks as if the house is actually floating on the water! Jan’s attention to detail is second to none. From her ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Your Next Spring Escape with Bay Views and Fun!
Waterfront Gem on Blue Bill Cove
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3.78 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
A perfect stay!

"Upon arrival, The check-in was super easy and a lovely bottle of wine from local vineyard was waiting for us to welcome our stay. The cottage has been completely renovated from top to bottom with every detail fully considered from top appliances, latest paint palates, and the look and feel of professional ..."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Waterfront Gem on Blue Bill Cove
Island Oasis A Private Retreat
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0.9 mi from city center
Island Oasis A Private Retreat
 Waterfront - secluded beach, large yard &  magnificient views -swim, fish, boat
4.8/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Truly incredible

"This beach cottage was amazing. No hotel feel, just a home on the water. I look forward to coming back again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Waterfront - secluded beach, large yard & magnificient views -swim, fish, boat
Rental Within Walking Distance To The Carnegie Abbey Club & Naragansett Bay
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
The owner Kate was very helpful and attended to anything we needed.

"A great economical and clean place to stay for a visit to Newport and the beautiful surrounding area"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2017

Rental Within Walking Distance To The Carnegie Abbey Club & Naragansett Bay
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Visiting Portsmouth

Visitors can enjoy all that Portsmouth has to offer including the beaches, restaurants, and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city's wineries and golf courses. Around the area, top sights include Naval War College Museum, Touro Synagogue, and International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum.

  • You'll find 190 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Newport
  • The closest major airport is in Newport, RI (NPT-Newport State), 5.3 mi (8.6 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), 6.1 mi (9.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Portsmouth

Favorite places to visit in the city include Green Animals Topiary Gardens, Escobar's Highland Farm, and Newport Bridge. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Newport International Polo and Greenvale Vineyards.

As you start planning your visit to Portsmouth, your ideal accommodation may not be in the heart of the city but you'll find 202 hotels and other lodging options within the local area. Listed here are places to stay in the surrounding area:

Popular places to visit outside the city include Naval War College Museum, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the heart of the city, and Touro Synagogue, which is 8.2 mi/13.3 km away.

Dressing for Portsmouth

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 50°F during the day and 23°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 76°F, while the average at night is 35°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 79°F with nighttime averages of 53°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 67°F and nighttime averages of 25°F
  • About 48.46 inches of rain falls on Portsmouth each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 78°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 25°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Portsmouth?
Based on our traveler data, Founder’s Brook Motel and Suites is one of the top choices for your stay. This hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your stay include Nice Private Space Short Walk To The Beach and 4 Bedroom all Suite Country Home Features a Wrap Around Porch on an Acre of Land.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Portsmouth, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the top deals on offer in Portsmouth.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Portsmouth?
To find more details about updating your trip to Portsmouth or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Green Animals Topiary Gardens?
Days Inn by Wyndham Middletown/Newport Area is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It’s located 4.9 mi (7.8 km) from Green Animals Topiary Gardens. Another good option is Ambassador Inn & Suites, located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) away.
What about the best place to stay close to Newport Bridge?
One of the top choices for your stay is William’s Grant Inn B&B, located 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from Newport Bridge, and this 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best accommodation near T.F. Green Airport (PVD)?
Radisson Hotel Providence Airport is a popular 3-star hotel featuring a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located a short 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from T.F. Green Airport. Other places to stay near the airport are Wyndham Providence Airport and Best Western Airport Inn.
What is staying in Portsmouth like?
Visitors can enjoy all that Portsmouth has to offer including the beaches, restaurants, and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s wineries and golf courses. Around the area, top sights include Easton’s Beach, Newport Mansions, and The Breakers. In Portsmouth, there are 30 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What is there to see in Portsmouth?
The picturesque setting of Green Animals Topiary Gardens and Teddy Beach exemplify the area’s natural beauty. Additionally, you’ll find Easton’s Beach and Newport Mansions in the area.
What's the seasonal weather like in Portsmouth?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 68°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 34°F. Average annual rainfall for Portsmouth is 48 inches.

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