Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Boavista

Enjoy the museums and other features of Boavista. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this walkable city won't disappoint. Sandeman Cellars and Casa da Musica are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Boavista

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Boavista has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Offley Cellars (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Cockburn Smithes Cellars (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Barros Almeida Cellars (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Boavista

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Boavista is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boavista Square (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Crystal Palace Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Carneiro Beach (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Boavista

The nearest airport is in Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.

Catch a ride on the metro at Casa da Musica Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Boavista?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 905 holiday lettings around Boavista. From 97 houses to 780 studios, 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Boavista? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Boavista. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cidade do Porto Shopping Centre: 2,962 holiday lettings
  • Bom Sucesso Market: 2,962 holiday lettings
  • Boavista Square: 2,963 holiday lettings
  • Casa da Musica: 2,930 holiday lettings
  • Casa da Musica Station: 2,930 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Boavista listed on 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 Boavista?

Yes, of course. offers 97 Houses in Boavista. Our other popular types of Boavista holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 780 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 751 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Boavista?

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