Find the best place to stay — Setúbal

Where to stay around Setúbal?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 848 holiday lettings near Setúbal. From 268 villas to 265 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Setúbal for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Setúbal?

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 Setúbal:

  • Baixa: 2,749 holiday homes
  • Verdizela: 45 holiday homes
  • Casal das Figueiras: 53 holiday homes
  • Lapa: 1,395 holiday homes
  • Campo Pequeno: 523 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 Setúbal?

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

  • Bonfim Stadium: 4,148 holiday lettings
  • Sesimbra Beach: 3,832 holiday lettings
  • Comporta Beach: 629 holiday lettings
  • Troia Beach: 880 holiday lettings
  • Lisbon City Hall: 6,032 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Setúbal 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 villas in Setúbal?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 268 villas in Setúbal. Our other popular types of Setúbal holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 265 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 240 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Setúbal?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 482 holiday homes with pool available in Setúbal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental at Setubal, Lisbon your home away from home

    Setubal makes a great destination for a beach holiday but it has plenty of other activities and historic attractions too. The Sao Felipe castle can still be seen and has a wonderful Baroque chapel. The old town is traffic-free and dates back to Roman times. It has several museums, national parks and churches as well as shops and restaurants. The old hand-painted tiles, known as azulejos, are a feature of the area.

    Things to Do at Setubal, Lisbon


    The area around Setubal has some fabulous sandy beaches. Comporta Beach is close by in the Sado Estuary National Park. It offers pine trees, sand dunes and the longest sandy beach in Europe so there is plenty of space to find your own quiet spot for sunbathing. It is popular for surfing and kite surfing along with other watersports.

    Gastronomy and Wine Tasting

    The region around your Setubal holiday villa is famous for its cuisine. Fresh grilled fish tops the menu and should be accompanied by one of the inexpensive local wines which feature on the local wine route.

    Other activities

    The Sado estuary in Setubal offers the ideal conditions for sailing, boat trips, windsurfing and canoeing. The area also has some excellent golf courses.

    Places to Visit Near Setubal, Lisbon Igreja de Jesus

    Setubal's most visited attraction is the cathedral designed by Diogo de Boitaca. It was built in 1491 and is the first manueline style building in the country. The high altar is surrounded by azulejos, the blue and white tiles for which Portugal is renowned. See the church treasures in the Galeria da Pincture Quinhentista.

    Parque Natural da Arrabida

    This lovely park has a sandy beach but is best known for its varied wildlife and the granite ridge which provided stone for the local cathedral. It is easy to reach by local bus from your Setubal holiday villa.


    Lisbon, Portugal's lovely capital city, is just 50km from your holiday villa at Setubal. It is located at the mouth of the Tagus River. Lisbon is one of the oldest cities in the world and its castle, architecture, museums and history reflect this. It has some fabulous buildings in the old town and beautiful plazas for dining al fresco. There are two UNESCO World Heritage Sites at Belem, the glorious Jeronimos Monastery and the Belem Tower, a decorative fortress guarding the harbour entrance.

    Weather at Setubal, Lisbon

    Setubal has a subtropical Mediterranean climate with mild winters. Daytime temperatures average around 15°C (59°F) in December through February. In the summer, the area is hot and sunny with temperatures reaching 28°C (82°F) and almost no rainfall.

    Travel to Setubal, Lisbon

    The nearest major airport to the holiday villas in Setubal is Portela Airport (LIS). It is about 34km away, in Lisbon, Portugal's capital city. There are many daily flights from all over Europe into this busy airport.

    Attractions in and around Setubal

    First time in Setubal and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Igreja de Jesus and Pelourinho de Setubal, and unique cultural highlights such as Setubal Museum and Archaeological Museum. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Arrabida Natural Park, Palafita da Carrasqueira Fishing Marina and Miradouro de Santa Luzia. Activities around the area include Aroeira Golf Club, Portas do Sol Viewpoint and Torel Garden. To discover the region's top popular attractions, head to Castle of Sao Jorge, Lisbon Cathedral and Cristo Rei during your stay. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Santa Justa Elevator, Rossio Square or 25th of April Bridge to your agenda.