Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Gamboa

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gamboa. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Gamboa

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Gamboa has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tassimirim Beach (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Cueira Beach (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Bainema Beach (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gamboa

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gamboa is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gamboa Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • First Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Ponta do Curral Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Second Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Third Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Saudade Island (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Gamboa

The nearest airport is in Valenca (VAL), located 7.5 mi (12 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Salvador (SSA-Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Intl.), which is 52.4 mi (84.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gamboa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 50 holiday lettings around Gamboa. From 34 Houses to 12 Flats, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gamboa?

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

  • Gamboa Beach: 56 holiday lettings
  • Nossa Senhora da Luz Church: 62 holiday lettings
  • Morere Beach: 74 holiday lettings
  • Church of St. Blaise: 53 holiday lettings
  • Advisor Baltazar Square: 56 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gamboa 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 Gamboa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 34 Houses in Gamboa. Our other popular types of Gamboa holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 12 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gamboa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Gamboa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.