Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth

Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth Gunwharf Quays
The Plaza Gunwharf Quays,

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Kick - start your morning with a great breakfast

Here at Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays we're committed to providing all our guests with a great start to the day with a special Express Start Breakfast. 

With a choice of hot and cold options including, scrambled eggs, sausages, beans and continental items, get set up for the day.

For any additional information please contact our hotel directly on 0239 289 4240.


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Relax in our bar and lounge

Meet up with friends or colleagues at Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf  Quays for a drink at our contemporary bar or a get together over coffee in our lounge.

Enjoy relaxing and catching up on the days sports and events on our plasma TV screen in our lounge area.

Whatever you do, relax and take time out at Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays.

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Lunch, Dinner & Drinks

Our exceptionally convenient location on the Plaza at Gunwharf Quays puts 30 great lunch, dinner and bar choices within a short walk.

Gunwharf Quays has all the restaurant choices you could hope for, so it doesn’t matter if you end up saying Buon appetito or cheers at Gunwharf Quays you are in foodie heaven!

Feel free to contact our hotel directly to find out the best places to eat and drink are in Portsmouth. We'll be happy to help!


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Lunch, dinner and drinks

Italian restaurants near our hotel

If you're in the mood for italian, look no further than our top suggestions here:

  • Azzurro – great wines, relaxed vibe and delicious Italian classics.
  • Bella Italia – sea views, premium pizza and fresh and mouth-watering favourites.
  • Carluccios – a focus on fresh and seasonal ingredients and an in-house deli.
  • Jamie’s Italian – award-winning, delicious and affordable Italian dining.
  • Pizza Express – eat-in or take-away classic or contemporary pizza.
Pizza italian

Our favourite Pubs in Portsmouth 

Whatever day you visit, you can always rely on the pub to deliver both good food, drink and atmosphere. Here are just some of our favourites you should check out the next time you're in town. 

Pub Meals & Bar Favourites

  • Bar 38 – famous cocktails, happy hour specials and a great choice of bar snacks or main-meals.
  • All Bar One – seasonal specials, excellent bar selection, and an eclectic menu choice.
  • Slug & Lettuce – the perfect spot to catch up over coffee and cake or drinks and dinner.
  • The Old Customs House – the only proper pub on Gunwharf Quays offering English pub classics.

American dining 

All you need is a good juicy burger and a cold beer and you'lll be winning. Simple. Smart. Spot on. Check out our favourites:

American Dining

American Dining

Enjoy the fruits of the sea in Portsmouth

What better place to enjoy the fruits of the sea than at our favourite seafood restaurant. With a variety to choose from, simply call and book your table. 

Seafood & Grill

  • Loch Fyne – priding themselves on great food and great flavours complemented by a beautiful setting.
Seafood Restaurant

Tuck into a great curry in Portsmouth 

Whether you're in the mood for a curry or for a Pan-Asian classic, opt to dine at any of the below restaurants. 

Flavours of The East

  • Indian Palace – from Korma to Vindaloo and all your favourite Indian dishes.
  • Wagamama – delicious Pan-Asian noodle-centric ramen dining
Flavours of the East

Enjoy Portsmouth's favourite French classics 

Make the most of great French dining in Portsmouth, the perfect choice for a romantic meal for two. 

French Classics

  • Brasserie Blanc – affordable, traditional and delicious home-style French cooking.
  • Café Rouge – laid back all-day café style dining.
French dining

Spice up your taste buds 

Take your taste buds on a spicy journey to Central & South America. From fajitas to tacos, our favourites are always a big hit with the family!

  • Chiquitos – Mexican inspired dining from street-food style classics to flavour-full sharing plates
  • Las Iguanas – funky and fresh South American dishes and cocktails.
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