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Local Information

Portchester is a locality and suburb 10km northwest of Portsmouth, England. It is part of the borough of Fareham in Hampshire. Once a small village, Portchester is now a busy part of the expanding conurbation between Portsmouth and Southampton, on the A27 main thoroughfare.

The fort of Portus Adurni is considered the best preserved Roman fort north of the Alps.

Portchester is of partly Roman origin, from Latin portus (a harbour) and Old English ceaster (Roman fort). The medieval Portchester Castle was built within the fort.

Portchester Castle
Portchester Castle is a medieval castle built within a former Roman fort at Portchester to the east of Fareham in the English county of Hampshire.

Spinnaker Tower
Spinnaker Tower is a 170-metre landmark tower in Portsmouth, England, UK. It is the centrepiece of the redevelopment of Portsmouth Harbour, which was supported by a National Lottery grant.

Mary Rose Museum
After 30 years, the Mary Rose now has a permanent home in her new, state-of-the-art museum.



The Co-operative Food Store
The nearest Co-op is only 10 minutes walk away in White Hart Lane. Tesco and Sainsbury's are not far either.

Gunwharf Quays Shopping Centre & Marina
Development of leisure facilities, restaurants and shops near Portsmouth Harbour entrance. Drop in for a berth at Gunwharf Marina and grab something to eat or drink in the Quays. Maybe do a spot of shopping as well.

Nearest Train Station
Portchester Train Station is 1/2hr walk or we can book you a taxi which takes 5 minutes.



Local Bus Service
Download a journey planner here. The nearest bus stop is Sandport Grove

David Lloyd Fitness - Port Solent
So much more than a gym.

Cams Hall Estate Golf Course
Open to the public, Cams Hall Estate Golf Club is a proprietary operated membership golf club, located within the grounds of the original Cams Hall Estate. Conveniently located just off the M27 between Portsmouth and Southampton, the club offers so much more than just great golf.

Find out why our unique marina has been the first choice for true sailors since 1966.

Contact us today or drop in for a friendly chat and tour of the yard.

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