Portsea is Victoria’s most prestigious seaside township. Bordering the Point Nepean National Park and located right at the tip of the Mornington Peninsula, Portsea features stunning scenic beaches, striking coastal walks and the charming Portsea Pier surrounded by Port Phillip Bay’s calm southern shoreline. Portsea, with its famous coloured bathing boxes, is a fantastic coastal location to have a holiday.
If you’re looking for Mornington Peninsula accommodation, there are many Mornington Peninsula holiday homes to be found in Portsea. Holiday rental homes in Portsea are some of the loveliest holiday rental homes in Victoria, if not Australia. As Melbourne’s wealthiest people have their holiday homes in Sorrento or Portsea, the standard of Mornington Peninsula accommodation holiday rentals in Portsea is very high.
Portsea is only ninety minutes from Melbourne along the Mornington Peninsula, so it’s a great spot for getting away from the business of the city, without having to travel too far. Whether you book your Mornington Peninsula accommodation last minute or plan a long time ahead, you’ll be sure to find some great holiday homes and cottages.
The Portsea Hotel is a Mornington Peninsula icon. Overlooking the historic Portsea Pier, the hotel features four bars and contemporary Australian cuisine. You’ll find that much of your holiday will be taken up with hanging out in the expansive Portsea Hotel beer garden, enjoying the sun, the food and drinks, and the amazing view of the Mornington Peninsula.
With Mornington Peninsula holiday house accommodation in Portsea, you’ll be perfectly located to explore Point Nepean National Park and the Mornington Peninsula National Park, as well as the neighbouring towns and beaches of Sorrento, Rye, Rosebud, St Andrews Beach and Blairgowrie. Other Mornington Peninsula highlights near Portsea include the Peninsula Hot Springs, Red Hill Market and wineries, and a number of world-class gold courses.