Where to stay around Cartaxo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 61 holiday lettings near Cartaxo. From 23 houses to 13 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cartaxo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Jardim Municipal Constantino Palha: 3,997 holiday lettings
  • Casa Senhorial: 1,208 holiday lettings
  • Portas do Sol: 106 holiday lettings
  • Real Fabrica do Gelo: 864 holiday lettings
  • Neo-Realism Museum: 3,909 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cartaxo 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 houses in Cartaxo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 houses in Cartaxo. Our other popular types of Cartaxo holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cartaxo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Cartaxo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Cartaxo, Lisbon, Portugal your home away from home

    Cartaxo is about 66km north of Lisbon and offers an excellent base for exploring the Ribatejo and Estremadura regions. The town is surrounded by vineyards and is well placed for making a pilgrimage to Fatima or spending a day in the capital city of Portugal. Slightly cheaper and less tourist-oriented than neighbouring Santarem, holiday rentals in Cartaxo are a popular choice.

    Things to Do in Cartaxo, Lisbon

    Cartaxo has plenty for visitors to see and do. Start with a visit to the Wine and Country Life Museum to understand more about the history and culture of this wine-producing area. It is situated on a working estate and offers tours and wine tasting. In the Largo Sao Joao Baptista square is an ornate 16th century Manueline cross and the Chapel of Senhor dos Passos to visit. The nearest beach is 50km away at Foz do Arelho which is ideal for sunbathing, swimming, windsurfing and other waterports. Those wanting to try surfing should head for Peniche Beach. Watersports can also be enjoyed on Lake Barragem de Magos. Golf is popular in Portugal and the 18-hole Rio Maior Golf Club is 23km from your Cartaxo holiday home. Explore the rural countryside on foot or by car and discover the many small villages each with their own small shops, bakery and church.

    Places to Visit Around Cartaxo, Lisbon

    Historic Santarem is the capital of the region and is just 16km north of your Cartaxo holiday home. It is an outstandingly attractive town full of history, set on the banks of the Rive Tejo. The well-preserved mediaeval village of Obidos with its magnificent fortified castle and city walls is about 30 minutes drive from Cartaxo. The castle dates back to Roman times but was remodeled and the keep was added in the 14th century. About 7km from Cartaxo is the remains of the Vila Nova de Sao Padro, a even older prehistoric fortified castle. A day trip to Lisbon is well worthwhile to see its cathedral (Se) and castle, museums, shopping and riverfront area.

    Weather in Cartaxo, Lisbon

    Holiday rental homes in Cartaxo enjoy hot dry summers with average temperatures ranging from 21-28°C (70-83°F) during the day. The area is very pleasant in the winter with temperatures generally above 14°C (57°F) even in January and slightly more rain.

    Travel to Cartaxo, Lisbon

    The nearest airport serving Cartaxo holiday rentals is the Lisbon Portela (LIS) Airport which is about 50 km drive away. It is served by many budget airlines including easyJet, British Airways and Air France making it a cheap and easy destination to get to. A hire car is useful for exploring the local area and can be picked up from the airport.

    Activities and attractions in Cartaxo

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Cartaxo has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Serra de Montejunto Lookout (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Santo Estevao Golf (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Cartaxo

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cartaxo. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lisbon and Tagus Valley (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Portas do Sol (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Ribeirinho Park (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Serra de Montejunto Lookout (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
    • Jardim Municipal Constantino Palha (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
    • Buddha Eden (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)