Where to stay around Praia Grande?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,524 holiday lettings near Praia Grande. From 1,299 apartments to 176 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Praia Grande is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Praia Grande?

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 Praia Grande:

  • Vila Sonia: 115 holiday homes
  • Jardim Samambaia: 116 holiday homes
  • Cidade das Crianças: 40 holiday homes
  • Balneario Pires: 111 holiday homes
  • Nova Mirim: 102 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 Praia Grande?

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

  • Villa Boemia: 1,958 holiday lettings
  • Big Beach: 1,969 holiday lettings
  • Fort Itaipu: 1,931 holiday lettings
  • Xixova Japui State Park: 1,925 holiday lettings
  • Litoral Plaza Shopping: 1,928 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Praia Grande 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 Praia Grande?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,299 apartments in Praia Grande. Our other popular types of Praia Grande holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 176 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Praia Grande?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 421 holiday homes with pool available in Praia Grande. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make holiday accommodation in Praia Grande, Brazil your home away from home

    Praia Grande is a municipality of Santos in the Brazilian state of Sao Paolo. It has three distinct areas, the coastal area with the beaches and ocean, the, neighbourhood or residential area, and the mountainous region of Samana meaning that a stay in self-catering accommodation in Praia Grande is a rich and varied experience.

    Things to do in Praia Grande, Brazil

    One of the best things about Praia Grande holiday accommodation is its proximity to some truly great surfing, particularly during the winter months. Praia Grande is an exposed beach break with reliable surf. Clean ground swells prevail with the ideal swell direction from the south east. Waves at the beach break both to the left and to the right. If surfing is not you thing there is plenty of beach where you can just to relax and enjoy. Praia Grande is a spa resort one of only 15 in the Sao Paolo state which means you can trust the bathing here.

    Behind the coastal region of Praia Grande vacation accommodation is the State Park of Serra do Mar which contains the largest continuous area of Atlantic forest preserved in Brazil. The park is home to 373 species of bird, 111 species of mammal with 22 endangered species, particularly primates. There are numerous trails and the spectacular Paraibuna River within the park. In a different direction if you cross the Small Sea Bridge you’ll be in Sao Vicente which was the first Portuguese permanent settlement in the Americas with the first democratically elected city council established in 1532. Much of its history is still to be found along with some very good fish restaurants.

    Places to visit on holiday in Praia Grande, Brazil

    A little further a field from vacation accommodation in Praia Grande, but close enough for a great day out, is Sao Paolo, the largest city in Brazil. As well as some good shopping districts Sao Paolo has some great sightseeing opportunities, lots of very good restaurants and bars as well as a very lively nightlife.

    Weather in Praia Grande, Brazil

    Praia Grande holiday accommodation is in an area that enjoys a tropical climate with hot humid summers and dry, mild winters. The summer heat is tempered by the proximity of the ocean.

    Cheap flights to Praia Grande, Brazil

    If you’re flying to self-catering holiday accommodation in Praia Grande from the UK the most like airport is Guarulhos International Airport in Sao Paolo. United, British Airways, Continental and a large number of other airlines fly from London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (GTW), Manchester (MAN) and many other UK airports.

    Activities and attractions in and around Praia Grande

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Praia Grande a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gonzaguinha Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Santos Sao Vicente Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Santos Aquarium (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
    • Acqua Mundo Aquarium (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
    • Sao Bernardo do Campo Zoo (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
    • Guaruja Golf Club (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Praia Grande

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Praia Grande. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Praia Grande (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Monte Serrat (13 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Vila Caicara Beach (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Solemar Beach (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Xixova Japui State Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Gonzaguinha Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)