Where to stay around Lapa?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,406 holiday lettings near Lapa. From 1,344 apartments to 42 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lapa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lapa:

  • Lapa: 1,420 holiday homes
  • Baixa: 2,743 holiday homes
  • Verdizela: 46 holiday homes
  • Campo Pequeno: 535 holiday homes
  • Bairro Alto: 2,264 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 Lapa?

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

  • Estrela Basilica: 6,160 holiday lettings
  • Jardim da Estrela: 6,065 holiday lettings
  • Tapada das Necessidades Park: 6,064 holiday lettings
  • Cascais Beach: 5,986 holiday lettings
  • Lisbon City Hall: 6,108 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,344 apartments in Lapa. Our other popular types of Lapa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lapa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Lapa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Lapa, Portugal, Your Home Away From Home

    Located close to the shoreline in the beautiful Portuguese city of Lisbon is the parish of Lapa. The area is very upmarket and is home to many of the Foreign Embassies, ensuring that it is a peaceful and uncrowded place to stay in the city. A Lapa holiday will allow you to take in all of the delights of Lisbon with the advantage of returning to an exquisite Lapa holiday rental apartment for some much needed comfort and relaxation after a hard day’s sightseeing.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Lapa, Portugal

    Travellers on a Lapa holiday can expect to be able to enjoy many attractions and activities in the parish and the surrounding area. The kinds of activities that are available include jet skiing, fishing, swimming, paragliding, cycling, walking, golf, tennis and live theatre. Amongst the attractions worth visiting in this part of the city is the Ancient Art Museum. The museum is home to many great paintings by artists such as Raphael and Bosch. The museum also has an interesting collection of 16th century Japanese screens which depict the Portuguese arriving in Japan.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Lapa, Portugal

    If you feel the need to explore more of the wonderful country of Portugal whilst on your Lapa holiday then there are plenty of fantastic places worth seeing. This includes the city of Evora approximately an hour and a half’s journey from Lapa. Evora has plenty of fantastic attractions including many ancient buildings and ruins. There are the ruins of the Roman Temple of Evora which dates back to around the 1st century and this is the only one of its kind in Portugal. Visitors may also enjoy the 13th century Cathedral of Evora, the impressive Aqueduct of Silver Water with shops and houses built between its arches and the Palace of Vasco da Gama.

    Weather in Lapa, Portugal

    As the district of Lapa is part of the city of Lisbon, visitors can expect to experience a wonderful Mediterranean climate. This means that there are mild winters and warm summers, at which time the daytime temperatures are up to 28 degrees Celsius. The coolest months of the year tend to be December, January and February when the daytime temperature can drop to anywhere between 8 and 15 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for Lisbon is around 28 inches.

    Travel to Lapa, Portugal

    Beginning a marvellous Lapa holiday could not be easier. Travellers can arrive at Lisbon Airport (LIS) which is approximately 8 miles away from Lapa. There are several large air operators who offer affordable, regular flights to Lisbon including British Airways, easyJet, Aer Lingus, TAP Air Portugal and KLM. Passengers can depart UK shores from various airports including Heathrow (LHR), Glasgow (GLA), Belfast (BFS), Manchester (MAN) and Liverpool (LPL).

    Sightseeing in and around Lapa

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Lapa has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lisbon Oceanarium (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Glória Lift (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Ascensor da Gloria (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Torel Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Ajuda Botanical Garden (2 mi / 3.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Lapa

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

    • Cascais Beach (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Tapada das Necessidades Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Estrela Garden (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Principe Real Square (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Botanical Garden (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)