Portugal Vacation Rentals
Rent a Portugal vacation rental and you’ll be ideally situated to enjoy the scenic beauty, culture, and history of this fascinating country on the Iberian Peninsula. With an array of urban apartments, beachfront villas, and rural vacation homes to choose from, a Portugal vacation rental is perfect for family vacations or romantic getaways.
Portugal's capital city of Lisbon (Lisboa) is located in southern Portugal on the Atlantic coast. Guests of Lisbon villas and vacation rentals
can visit the 16th century Sao Roque Church, with its richly decorated Baroque chapel, the Monastery of Jeronimos, and the Castelo de Sao Jorge; explore the Barrio Alto, Alfama, and Rossio neighborhoods; and enjoy the lively nightlife and fabulous shopping.
Other attractions for guests of Lisbon vacation rentals include the National Museum of Ancient Art, the Archeological Museum, the splendid art collection at the Gulbenkian Museum, and the royal coaches at the Coach Museum. Special events for guests of Lisbon vacation rentals include the pre-Lent Carnival, the Festivals of the Popular Saints in June, and the Harbor and Music Festival in February, celebrating Fado music.
The Costa do Sol, near Lisbon, was Portugal's most popular beach resort area until the development of the Algarve. Costa do Sol vacation rentals can be found in resorts such as Cascais and Estoril.
The 100-mile-long Algarve coast of southern Portugal features a gorgeous coastline, numerous beach resorts, and more than two dozen fabulous golf courses. At the popular Albufeira resort, guests of Algarve villas and vacation rentals
can stroll along the shore-side promenade, enjoy a variety of beach activities, and golf at the outstanding Oceanfront Course at Vale de Lobo. Farther west, Lagos is known for its jet ski marina, beach-party atmosphere, and unusual rock formations. Another popular resort area is Cape Sagres, situated at the southwestern tip of Europe.
In the Alentejo
and Ribatejo regions, guests of Portugal vacation rentals can explore medieval towns such as Tomar, Evora, Beja, and Elvas. Attractions for guests of Evora villas and vacation rentals include the 12th century Gothic cathedral, the Roman Temple of Diana, the Church of St. Francis, and the morbidly fascinating Chapel of Bones.
Guests of Coimbra vacation rentals, on the central coast, can explore the narrow streets of the Old Quarter and the nearby Roman ruins. Pilgrims flock to Fatima, the site of several appearances by the Virgin Mary to three shepherds in 1917. Other interesting towns in the area include Alcobaca, Nazare, and Batalha.
Portugal makes the ideal destination for couples, families, or groups. From luxury accommodations to family-friendly vacation homes, there’s a Portugal vacation rental that’s perfect for you. Book your Portugal rental today for the best selection!