The Blue Reef Aquarium is the ultimate undersea safari, voted visitor attraction of the year by Tourism South East. A great place to visit whatever the weather.
Expect to be amazed by animals ranging from local marine species to the hundreds of tropical fish in the gigantic ocean display complete with an underwater tunnel.
Book your Stay in Portsmouth
The Holiday Inn Portsmouth is perfectly located for you and your family when visiting The Blue Reef Aquarium. We're located close to Old Portsmouth, Gunwharf Quays and we're only a 15-minute walk from the docks. The 166 air-conditioned bedrooms all come complete with a fully integrated TV and Wi-Fi entertainment system with the option to upgrade to the more extravagant Executive rooms for something extra special. Once you have settled in your room, feel free to come downstairs and make use of our You Fit Health Club which includes a swimming pool. After a good workout, you can indulge yourself in our restaurant and bar area for a fantastic meal, or if you fancy retiring early, we have a 24-hour room service ready to bring you whatever you require.