Where to stay around Baixa?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,708 holiday lettings near Baixa. From 2,559 apartments to 87 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Baixa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Baixa:

  • Verdizela: 43 holiday homes
  • Casal das Figueiras: 56 holiday homes
  • Lapa: 1,408 holiday homes
  • Bairro Alto: 2,275 holiday homes
  • Campo Pequeno: 585 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 Baixa?

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

  • Rossio Square: 6,098 holiday lettings
  • Fado in Chiado: 6,105 holiday lettings
  • Armazens do Chiado Mall: 6,073 holiday lettings
  • Santa Justa Elevator: 6,076 holiday lettings
  • Dom Pedro IV Statue: 6,096 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,559 apartments in Baixa. Our other popular types of Baixa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 87 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 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 Baixa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Baixa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Baixa also enquired about apartments in Bairro Alto, apartments in Alfama and apartments in Chiado

    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Baixa, Portugal, Your Home Away From Home

    If you are looking to be amongst the heart of the hustle and bustle of the wonderful city of Lisbon, then staying in the Baixa district of the city is the right way to go about it. Baixa is an historical quarter of the city and was given an elegant new look after the renowned 1755 earthquake. A Baixa holiday means that you can be in amongst all the shops, cafés and restaurants as well as close to some of the city’s major tourist attractions. It is guaranteed that a Baixa holiday rental apartment will have all of the charm of the olden days with the mod-cons that you would expect in the 21st century to make your stay as pleasant as possible.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Baixa, Portugal

    Being in the centre of a large city such as Lisbon, it is fair to say that there are limitations on the activities available on a Baixa holiday. That said, visitors still have access to pursuits such as walking, cycling, tennis, golf and swimming close at hand. The main attractions that can be found in the Baixa district include the Santa Justa Elevator, also known as the Carmo Lift. The elevator is a magnificent building and piece of engineering work constructed by the apprentice of Gustave Eiffel during the early 20th century. Other attractions not to be missed in Baixa are the Sao Domingos Church and Rossio Square.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Baixa, Portugal

    Whilst relaxing on a Baixa holiday it is likely that you will want to get out and explore the surrounding area for one or two days. A journey north to the town of Alenquer is certainly worth a day out during your stay. The town may appear sleepy, but it has several great attractions including the Convent of Sao Francisco, a religious house which dates back to 1222, making it the oldest Franciscan house remaining in the whole of the country. Visitors may also enjoy a trip to the Museu de Hipolito Cabaco which is filled with Stone Age artefacts and finds.

    Weather in Baixa, Portugal

    If a Baixa holiday is looking to be a very exciting option for you and your travelling companions, then you will be eager to learn about the district’s weather. Baixa benefits from a Mediterranean climate, which means that there are warm to hot summers and mild winters awaiting eager visitors. The majority of travellers tend to book a Baixa holiday for the months of June, July and August as these months offer up hot temperatures, some days as high as 28 degrees Celsius. If you decide to visit during the winter months you can expect a maximum daytime temperature of around 15 degrees Celsius. The average rainfall amount for Baixa is approximately 28 inches.

    Travel to Baixa, Portugal

    Those travellers interested in a Baixa holiday will be able to start their wonderful trip by flying into Lisbon International Airport (LIS) which is approximately 4 miles away from the district. Amongst the airlines offering affordable, frequent flights to Lisbon are easyJet, TAP Air Portugal, British Airways, BMI Baby and Aer Lingus. Passengers can depart the UK from various airports including Belfast (BFS), Gatwick (LGW), Edinburgh (EDI), Liverpool (LPL) and Bristol (BRS).

    Activities and attractions in and around Baixa

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

    • Lisbon Oceanarium (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Glória Lift (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Ascensor da Gloria (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Torel Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Lisbon Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Baixa

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Baixa is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cascais Beach (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
    • Miradouro de Santa Luzia (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Torel Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Principe Real Square (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)