Welcome to Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

local vibe and modern style in Portsmouth’s Arts District

You will find the Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel where charming local history meets modern comfort. Ideally located in the heart of the historic arts and culture district, our hotel near Norfolk, VA wows guests with impressive Elizabeth River views, best enjoyed from each of our immaculately appointed guest rooms. Appointed with 25 well-equipped meeting rooms, our waterfront hotel offers business travelers prime proximity to the Portsmouth and Norfolk Naval Bases, Sentara, Bon Secours and Dominion Enterprises. Seasoned travelers visiting on business or pleasure will equally appreciate our elegant outdoor terrace and welcoming Foggy Point Bar & Grill, serving a selection of fresh-caught seafood and daily specials. Our hotel is also proud to provide guests with Navigators, experts who can recommend the top local restaurants, sightseeing attractions and museums in the area. Opt for one of the best hotels in Portsmouth, VA, and reserve your stay online today.

Overnight Guest Parking Service
Guest self-parking is available on site for the fee of $10.00 per vehicle, per night. Valet Parking is available at the rate of $19.00 per day. Conference and Event parking is available at the rate of $2.00 per hour.

Rooms & Suites


Check-in: 4:00 pm

Check-out: 11:00 am

Minimum Age to Check In: 21

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No pets allowed. Service animals only


On-Site Parking

Hourly: $1.5

Daily: $10


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Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel

425 Water St, Portsmouth, Virginia, USA, 23704

Tel: +1 757-673-3000
Distance from Property: 8.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 757-857-3351
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Alternate Airport Transportation

Airport Express 757-857-3991

Distance from Property: 20.0 Miles
Phone Number: +1 757-877-0221
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Bus Station

Greyhound Bus Station

Subway Station

Amtrak train station Newport News, VA

Train Station


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2021 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice
2021 Trip Advisor Travelers Choice Hotel

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards

Contactless mobile payments


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:
English, Spanish, Hindi

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +1 757-673-3000

Accessible Hotel Features

Accessible on-site parking

Property has elevators

Self Operating lift or a sloped entry in hotel swimming pools

Service Animals are Welcome

Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs

Van Accessible on-site parking

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Entrance to On-Site Business Center is Accessible

Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Alarm Clock Telephone Ringers

Bathtub Grab Rails

Bathtub Seat

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Flashing Door Knockers

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Hearing Accessible Rooms and/or Kits

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Roll-in Shower

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 36.45 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 651.41 liters per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling

What are the check-in and check-out times at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel?

The check-in time at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel is 4:00 pm and the check-out time is 11:00 am.

Does Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel allow pets?

The pet policy at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel is:

Pets Not Allowed (No pets allowed. Service animals only)

What are the parking options at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel?

The parking options at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel are:

On-Site Parking

What property amenities are available at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel?

The property amenities at Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel are:



Fitness Center

Indoor Pool

Meeting Space

Free Wifi

Activities for Kids

Convenience Store

Gift Shop


Wake up Calls

Daily Housekeeping

Service Request

Does Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel have Wi-Fi?

Yes, Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel has free Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.