Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Massarelos

Enjoy the museums and other features of Massarelos. Revered for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Sandeman Cellars and Casa da Musica are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Massarelos

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Massarelos a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Cockburn Smithes Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Barros Almeida Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Offley Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Massarelos

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 Massarelos. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crystal Palace Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Boavista Square (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Carneiro Beach (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Massarelos

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Massarelos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,392 holiday lettings around Massarelos. From 330 Houses to 1,900 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Massarelos?

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 Massarelos:

  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,825 holiday homes
  • Centro / Baixa: 1,813 holiday homes
  • Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos: 978 holiday homes
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 122 holiday homes
  • Ramalde: 151 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 Massarelos?

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

  • Ribeira Square: 2,779 holiday lettings
  • Douro River Lighthouse: 2,757 holiday lettings
  • Matosinhos Beach: 2,724 holiday lettings
  • Cidade do Porto Shopping Centre: 2,772 holiday lettings
  • Clube de Golf de Miramar: 2,629 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 330 Houses in Massarelos. Our other popular types of Massarelos holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,900 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 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 Massarelos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 93 holiday homes with pool available in Massarelos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.