Where to stay around Municipality of Sintra?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 456 holiday lettings near Municipality of Sintra. From 148 houses to 122 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Municipality of Sintra area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Sintra?

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

  • Sintra: 1,809 holiday homes
  • Colares: 1,539 holiday homes
  • Praia das Maçãs: 117 holiday homes
  • Fontanelas: 16 holiday homes
  • Adraga Beach: 3,401 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Sintra! 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 Municipality of Sintra?

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

  • Sintra: 1,809 holiday lettings
  • Colares: 1,539 holiday lettings
  • São João das Lampas: 1,433 holiday lettings
  • Rio de Mouro: 3,987 holiday lettings
  • Queluz: 5,254 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 Municipality of Sintra?

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

  • Adraga Beach: 3,401 holiday rentals
  • Penha Longa Golf Course: 6,051 holiday rentals
  • Sintra National Palace: 6,055 holiday rentals
  • Lisbon Sports Club: 6,129 holiday rentals
  • Sao Martinho Church: 6,002 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Sintra 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.

Make a holiday rental home or villa in the Sintra area, Portugal your home away from home

The municipality of Sintra contains a number of towns and villages in the area of the stunning Sintra-Cascais Natural Park on the Costa do Estoril, Portugal. The historic town of Sintra is the most popular destination for visitors, offering plenty in the way of entertainment and nightlife, as well as great access to all that the region is famous for. There are other, quieter resorts to choose from in the beautiful Sintra area, including wine-producing Colares and unspolit Azoia.

Things to do in Sintra area, Portugal

Self-catering accommodation in the Sintra area is a great base from which to enjoy a wide range of activities. Golf courses, beaches (complete with an array of water sports), museums, ancient palaces and good amenities can all be found in the area, along with the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, which encompasses the Sierra de Sintra mountain range and offers plenty in the way of hiking, climbing and walking.

Places to visit on holiday in Sintra area, Portugal

The town of Sintra is the centre of the municipality, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its glorious 19th century Romantic architecture. There are a number of attractions that draw large numbers of tourists to the town every year, including the lush greenery of the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, the Modern Art Museum, the 19th Century Pena Palace and Castelo dos Mouros, as well as traditional attractions such as golf courses and great beaches.

Many people choose to stay in holiday rental villas in Colares when exploring the Sintra area. Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra de Sintra Mountains, this peaceful town of is famous for its wine production, has the beaches and water sports of the coast just a few kilometres away and many golf courses nearby.

Azoia is an unspolit gem that offers visitors a glimpse of traditional Portuguese life, far away from the tourist masses. Here you can buy produce from the local market, discover a number of monasteries and castles, or head for the coast and Europe’s most south-easterly point, just a short walk away.

Other accommodation options in the Sintra area include luxury holiday villas at picturesque Galamares and tranquil holiday homes in the idyllic village of Fontanelas.

Weather in Sintra area, Portugal

With many of the key attractions of the Sintra area outdoors, good weather can be paramount for those heading to the region. Luckily, it rarely disappoints, with long warm summers that have low rainfall, and pleasant temperatures for the remainder of the year with only the occasional shower.

Travel to Sintra area, Portugal

The Sintra area is served by Lisbon Airport (LIS), which receives daily flights from a number of UK destinations and operators. Examples of distances from the airport include 28Km to Sintra, 39km to Colares, 42km to Azoia and 34km to Galamares.