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The vibrant city of Alges awaits you

Enjoy the area's festivals, art galleries and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Alges. Well known for its sporting events, aquarium and live music, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Castle of Sao Jorge and Belem Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Alges

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Alges has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Vasco da Gama Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Calouste Gulbekian Planetarium (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ajuda Botanical Garden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lisbon Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Glória Lift (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alges

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alges is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascais Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Guincho Beach (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Praca do Imperio Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Ajuda Botanical Garden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Floresta de Monsanto Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Tapada das Necessidades Park (3.4 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alges

The nearest airport is in Cascais (CAT), located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), which is 7.1 mi (11.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Alges?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,743 holiday lettings around Alges. From 3,091 flats & apartments to 117 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Alges:

  • Lisbon Old Town: 4,080 holiday homes
  • Alfama: 2,150 holiday homes
  • Pena: 2,887 holiday homes
  • Bairro Alto: 2,001 holiday homes
  • Socorro: 2,356 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 Alges? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Alges. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cascais Beach: 6,515 holiday lettings
  • Cinemateca Portuguesa Museum: 6,641 holiday lettings
  • Lisboa Congress Centre: 6,693 holiday lettings
  • Foz de Lizandro Beach: 2,021 holiday lettings
  • Carcavelos Beach: 6,391 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alges listed on 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 Flats in Alges?

Yes, of course. offers 3,091 Flats in Alges. Our other popular types of Alges holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 389 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 3,109 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alges?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 230 holiday homes with pool available in Alges. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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