Destination guide

The charming city of Barreiro awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Barreiro. This romantic city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. Castle of Sao Jorge and Lisbon Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Barreiro

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Barreiro has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Glória Lift (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Ascensor da Gloria (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Torel Garden (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Bacalhoa Winery (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Barreiro

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Barreiro. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Miradouro de Santa Luzia (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Torel Garden (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Principe Real Square (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Botanical Garden (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Barreiro

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Cascais (CAT), which is 17.6 mi (28.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Barreiro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,145 holiday lettings around Barreiro. From 501 Houses to 172 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Barreiro?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Barreiro. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lisbon: 5,107 holiday homes
  • Cascais: 1,755 holiday homes
  • Lisbon Old Town: 4,071 holiday homes
  • Sintra: 6,485 holiday homes
  • Lisbon District: 6,700 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Barreiro! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Barreiro?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Barreiro with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Comporta: 118 holiday lettings
  • Costa da Caparica: 466 holiday lettings
  • Carcavelos: 861 holiday lettings
  • Charneca de Caparica: 224 holiday lettings
  • Aroeira: 170 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Barreiro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Barreiro. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cinemateca Portuguesa Museum: 6,742 holiday rentals
  • Lisboa Congress Centre: 6,728 holiday rentals
  • Carcavelos Beach: 6,434 holiday rentals
  • National Museum of Costume and Fashion: 6,705 holiday rentals
  • Fonte da Telha Beach: 6,564 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barreiro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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