Where to stay around Ponte de Lima?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,000 holiday lettings near Ponte de Lima. From 431 houses to 170 villas, 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 Ponte de Lima is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ponte de Lima?

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

  • Ponte de Lima Bridge: 1,218 holiday lettings
  • Parque do Arnado: 1,220 holiday lettings
  • Parish Church of Ponte de Lima: 1,219 holiday lettings
  • Dos Terceiros Museum: 1,228 holiday lettings
  • Feitosa Golf Club: 1,238 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ponte de Lima 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 Ponte de Lima?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 431 houses in Ponte de Lima. Our other popular types of Ponte de Lima holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 165 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 129 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ponte de Lima?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 567 holiday homes with pool available in Ponte de Lima. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental in Ponte de Lima, Portugal your home away from home

    Ponte de Lima self-catering holiday accommodation is located in and around an historic town in northern Portugal’s Minho region. This part of the country is noted for its attractive greenery, Atlantic coastline and upland scenery, and is also home to some of the most important locations relating to Portugal’s medieval history.

    Things to do in Ponte de Lima, Portugal

    Ponte de Lima holiday rentals are found in an attractive old town, about half an hour inland from the Atlantic coast. It’s one of the oldest towns in the country, and this history can be seen at landmarks such as the bridge over the River Lima and the remnants of the town’s defences, with the Torre de São Paulo particularly interesting. In the immediate vicinity you’ll encounter a verdant landscape of rolling farmland, with a host of choices for walks and bike rides. If you’re a golfer then the Ponte del Lima golf course would be well worth a round – it offers 18 holes tucked in woodland with spectacular mountain views.

    A short drive west of Ponte de Lima holiday accommodation is the Peneda-Geres Natural Park, which features beautiful mountainscapes covered with forest, and ideal for exploring on foot, by bike or on horseback. There’s also plenty of history here, with medieval sanctuaries and ancient structures built by some of the region’s earliest settlers.

    Downstream from Ponte de Lima self-catering holiday villas, on the estuary of the Lima, sits the city of Viana do Castelo, which is also noted for its considerable beauty. Not only are there a host of interesting sights, such as the 16th Century city hall and Gothic Cathedral, but the waterfront here is also home to a number of pristine, blue flag-rated sandy beaches.

    Places to visit on holiday in Ponte de Lima, Portugal

    The city of Guimaraes is little more than half an hour from Ponte de Lima holiday accommodation, and is known for its wealth of historic architecture, preserved as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Among the many sights are the castle, which dates to the 900s, and the Dukes of Braganza Palace, which dates to the 15th Century.

    Weather in Ponte de Lima, Portugal

    Ponte de Lima holiday rentals are set in a region with a relatively moderate climate. Summers here are consistently warm and sunny, with highs reaching the upper 20s – winters are damp and mid here, with frosts uncommon apart from on the highest ground.

    Cheap flights to Ponte de Lima, Portugal

    Ponte de Lima self-catering accommodation is around an hour north of Porto Airport (OPO), which can be reached from the UK by flying with EasyJet or TAP from London Gatwick (LGW).

    Activities and attractions in and around Ponte de Lima

    Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ponte de Lima a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Feitosa Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Terras Gauda (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
    • Santiago Ruiz Winery (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
    • Golf Quinta da Barca (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
    • In Guas do Gerês (22 mi / 35.5 km)
    • Estela Golf Club (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Ponte de Lima

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ponte de Lima is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Santa Barbara Garden (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
    • Parque do Arnado (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Corno do Bico Protected Landscape (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Rio Vez Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Praia Fluvial do Taboão - Festival Paredes De Coura (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Cabedelo Beach (13.7 mi / 22 km)