Where to stay around Cascais?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,153 holiday lettings near Cascais. From 626 apartments to 261 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cascais is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cascais?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cascais:

  • Areia: 78 holiday homes
  • Torre: 134 holiday homes
  • Baixa: 2,708 holiday homes
  • Malveira da Serra: 25 holiday homes
  • Praia Grande: 126 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cascais?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cascais. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cascais Beach: 5,992 holiday lettings
  • Lisbon: 5,840 holiday lettings
  • Quinta Da Marinha Golf Course: 5,865 holiday lettings
  • Guincho Beach: 5,818 holiday lettings
  • Cascais Marina: 5,929 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cascais listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Cascais?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 626 apartments in Cascais. Our other popular types of Cascais holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 261 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 175 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 44 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cascais?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 406 holiday homes with pool available in Cascais. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental house or villa in Cascais, Portugal your home away from home

    Cascais, a famed holiday resort of the Portuguese Royal Family until the early 1900’s. Cascais is a beautiful beach town on Portugal’s Atlantic Costa Estoril. Having slowly developed from a quaint fishing village to both a sophisticated suburb of the Portuguese capital and lively beach resort, Cascais has maintained its distinctive culture and quaint atmosphere, whist providing all the facilities, entertainment and culture to create a perfect location to take a rental villa.

    Things to do on holiday in Cascais, Portugal

    Cascais has developed from a quiet fishing village into a young suburb of Lisbon, where the stylish and diverse nightlife keep the town’s youthful atmosphere. The restaurants and cafes serve only the freshest and most local seafood, and the grilled sardines are an essential delicacy for anyone staying in a self catering Cascais villa, and can be bought fresh from the daily markets. There are a number of shopping centres in and around Cascais, and the closer into Lisbon you get, the larger the shopping centres become.

    Cascais is known for its little town beaches like the popular Praia da Rainha and Conceicao. However, from a Cascais villa, the 15 minute walk down the outstanding modern promenade from Cascais takes you to the idyllic beach of Sao Joao. Alternatively, a short drive takes you to the famous the excellent surfing beach of Praia da Guincho, where long sand dunes and majestic caves form the backdrop to the wide expanses of golden sands. The Sintra-Cascais Natural Park has been listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and is undoubtedly deserving of the award.

    The centre of town is a bustling yet quaint place to relax when staying in a holiday rental in Cascais, and there are plenty of small cafes and restaurants to choose from. The beautiful Palacio de Conde de Castro Guimaraes has been open to the public for many years, where the pre-historic finds of Grutas de Alapraia are found. Boca do Inferno is a magnificent natural attraction along the coast, where the huge Atlantic waves collide with the rocky coastline forming huge caves and spectacular blow holes.

    Golfing holidays to a holiday rental villa in Cascais will certainly not disappoint. With demanding courses in Estoril, Penha Longa and Quinta de Beloura among others, there are plenty of scenic fairways to test the expert or learner.

    Places to holiday in Cascais, Portugal

    Estoril, a few miles along the Costa Estoril is a coastal haven, offering some of the finest sandy beaches, seafood restaurants and links golf course on the Atlantic coast. The Estoril Casino, the largest in Europe is a huge draw for holiday makers staying in rental property in Cascais.

    Sintra, a ‘glorious Eden’, is a magnificent place to sample the rich history of the Costa Estoril. The Royal Palaces of Palacio da Pena and the Moorish fortress of Castelo dos Mouros make for an excellent afternoon trip from any rental accommodation in Cascais.

    Weather in Cascais, Portugal

    Wirth glorious summers lasting from May until late September, a holiday villa in Cascais basks in sunshine for much of the year. Average temperatures in the summer hover around the 30?C mark, ideal for beaches, yet not too hot to play golf or enjoy the rich natural and cultural heritage of Cascais.

    Flights to Cascais, Portugal

    Lisbon Airport (LIS) receives daily flights from 26 British airports, and with so many providers fighting for your custom, there are a huge range of cheap flights to Cascais available.

    Surfing and more around Cascais holiday homes

    Look for a Cascais holiday cottage close to the windy sands and rocks of Guincho Beach, if you want to be in the heart of the surfing action. It's across the headland from the middle of the town, but comes peppered with wave-riding schools and washed by reliable year-round swells. Those armed with their own boards and wheels can drive the coast roads to the region of Ericeira. It's a tad to the north and has even more Atlantic rollers to conquer. Coastal hikes offer an altogether different outdoors adventure. Trails weave all around the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, with some even poking out to Cabo da Roca – the westernmost point in all of mainland Europe.

    Seasonal weather averages in Cascais

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Cascais

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cascais is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cascais Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Guincho Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
    • Rainha Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Praia da Conceicao (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Marechal Carmona Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Duquesa Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)