Find the best place to stay — Municipality of Lourinhã

Where to stay around Municipality of Lourinhã?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 168 holiday lettings near Municipality of Lourinhã. From 54 houses to 51 villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Municipality of Lourinhã area.

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

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

  • Areia Branca: 101 holiday homes
  • Ribamar: 366 holiday homes
  • Praia da Areia Branca: 656 holiday homes
  • Lourinha Museum: 1,286 holiday homes
  • Ericeira: 953 holiday homes

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

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

  • Ribamar: 366 holiday lettings
  • Ericeira: 953 holiday lettings
  • São Martinho do Porto: 984 holiday lettings
  • Foz do Arelho: 1,201 holiday lettings
  • Peniche: 1,037 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

The municipality of Lourinha is one of the lesser populated parts of the Lisbon area, with a population of just 24,000 people. A third of these live in the village of Lourinha, with the remainder spread out over the ten other parishes, making this a sparsely populated area that is a good option for a relaxing break. Holiday rental accommodation in Lourinha, Portugal is low in number, but high in quality, with many lodges offering stunning views out over the Atlantic Ocean.

Things to do in Lourinha area, Portugal

The main villages in the Lourinha area are Peniche, Lourinha village and Baleal. Peniche is perhaps most popular with tourists as it has a number of decent shops and a fishing harbour. These areas are also where you will find some of the best restaurants in the region, with seafood being the speciality of many. If you prefer to do your own cooking, you will discover that some of the freshest and most delicious fish can be found at the markets around these villages, with prices far cheaper than most tourists will be used to paying. Some of the smaller villages of the region are also worthy of a daytrip, with Obidos and Ericeira two of the finest examples, with their cobbled streets and cosy cafes.

The beaches of the Atlantic coast are within a stone’s throw of most of the accommodation in Lourinha area, and offering good quality sunbathing and surfing, without being overly crowded by tourists. Surfing is one of the most popular pastimes in this part of Portugal, and some of the best action can be found near Supertubos, near Peniche. The Lourinha area boasts 12km of coastline, which harbours several good beaches.

Places to visit on holiday in Lourinha area, Portugal

A car is almost vital to make the most of a visit to the Lourinha area, but luckily car hire in Portugal is some of the cheapest in Europe. Caldas de Rainha is just a short drive north of the Lourinha area, and the home of one of the regions finest markets. The city of Torres Vedras, 25km south, is also worth a look, and is best known for its light, refreshing wines, and its series of fortified defences – known as the Lines of Torres Vedras.

Weather in Lourinha area, Portugal

A Mediterranean climate means that the Lourinha area has mild winters and warm summers, meaning any time of the year is good for a visit. This also means that tourist numbers are spread out throughout the year, so the area always has a scattering of visitors, but is never over-run with foreign tourists.

Flights to Lourinha area, Portugal

The nearest airport to the Lourinha area is Lisbon Airport (LIS), 54km away, which receives flights from the UK through easyJet, Bmibaby and British Airways, amongst other airlines. Flight time from the UK is around two hours, and a stop-off in the capital is strongly recommended.

Attractions in and around Lourinha

Looking for places to see while you're in Lourinha? Don't miss landmarks such as Batalha Do Vimeiro Monument and unique cultural highlights such as Lourinha Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Praia da Areia Branca, or experience the natural beauty of Lisbon and Tagus Valley. You may also want to visit Porto Novo Beach, Praia da Consolação or Buddha Eden.