Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Portbail

The ocean views and riverfront create a pretty picture of Portbail. This relaxing and welcoming city is well known for its cycling, restaurants and bars. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Portbail

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portbail is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barneville Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Carteret Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Portbail

The nearest airport is in Jersey (JER), located 24.5 mi (39.4 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Portbail?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 494 holiday lettings around Portbail. From 326 houses to 30 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Portbail? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Portbail. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • La Cité de la Mer: 570 holiday lettings
  • Barneville Beach: 727 holiday lettings
  • Carteret Beach: 693 holiday lettings
  • Cherbourg Station: 617 holiday lettings
  • Fort du Roule: 632 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portbail listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Portbail?

Yes, of course. offers 326 Houses in Portbail. Our other popular types of Portbail holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 64 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Portbail?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Portbail. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.