Destination guide

Travel to lively Portland

The area's live music and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Portland. This city's beaches, rafting and restaurants draw many visitors. Somerset Falls and Boston Bay Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Portland

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Portland has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hope Zoo (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Sunshine Amusement Complex (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Caymanas Golf and Country Club (27.3 mi / 44 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Portland

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Portland is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Somerset Falls (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Boston Bay Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Frenchman's Cove Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • San San Beach (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Blue Lagoon (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Winnifred Beach (9.9 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Portland

Fly into Kingston (KIN-Norman Manley Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.3 mi (34.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Portland Parish?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 367 vacation rentals near Portland Parish. From 89 Houses to 181 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Portland Parish for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Portland Parish?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Portland Parish. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Port Antonio: 62 vacation rentals
  • Long Bay: 52 vacation rentals
  • Fairy Hill: 56 vacation rentals
  • Happy Grove: 20 vacation rentals
  • Portland Parish Church: 67 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Portland Parish! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Portland Parish?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Portland Parish:

  • Port Antonio: 62 rentals
  • Long Bay: 52 rentals
  • Fairy Hill: 56 rentals
  • Happy Grove: 20 rentals
  • Boston Bay: 60 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Portland Parish?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Portland Parish are:

  • Ken Jones Airport (POT): 97 vacation rentals
  • Norman Manley International Airport (KIN): 397 vacation rentals
  • Boscobel Airport (OCJ): 674 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Portland Parish?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Portland Parish. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Portland Parish Church: 67 rentals
  • Winnifred Beach: 64 rentals
  • Port Antonio Square: 67 rentals
  • Reach Falls: 63 rentals
  • Boston Bay Beach: 62 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Portland Parish listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.