Discover a selection of 3,000 holiday rentals in Cascais, PT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 53 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Cascais. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy holiday lettings in Cascais

Located in the Lisbon district of Portugal, the municipality of Cascais is the ideal destination for a romantic whirlwind excursion in the EU. From stunning white-sand beaches to delicious local dishes, to outstanding historic and heritage locations, this is a city that has it all. As you settle into your holiday lettings, you’ll find something going on to entertain any travel goal. The city offers trendy bars, upscale shopping and even family-friendly activities. During a trip to Cascais, you’ll experience not just a holiday but lifelong memories.

History

Cultural and historic attractions near Cascais villa rentals

If you’re into history, there are several cultural landmarks to visit near Cascais villa rentals. Quinta da Regaleira is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which once belonged to the wealthy Viscountess of Regaleira. The current building was built between 1904 and 1910, and contains a traditional Gothic palace. Parque e Palácio Nacional da Pena is a national park and castle where construction began in 1836. The Museu dos Biscaínhos is located in a centuries-old castle and displays artefacts from the Roman Empire. The Church of the Assumption is a Gothic cathedral built in the 18th century.

Outdoor activities

Surfing and more around Cascais holiday homes

Look for a Cascais holiday cottage close to the windy sands and rocks of Guincho Beach, if you want to be in the heart of the surfing action. It's across the headland from the middle of the town, but comes peppered with wave-riding schools and washed by reliable year-round swells. Those armed with their own boards and wheels can drive the coast roads to the region of Ericeira. It's a tad to the north and has even more Atlantic rollers to conquer. Coastal hikes offer an altogether different outdoors adventure. Trails weave all around the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, with some even poking out to Cabo da Roca – the westernmost point in all of mainland Europe.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Cascais

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 16.5 mi (26.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cascais (CAT), which is 4.1 mi (6.6 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Cascais Station, Monte Estoril Station and Estoril Station are the main stations in the area.

How to get around

How to get around Cascais

Cascais itself is a walkable place that stretches around a historic marina to a duo of beautiful beaches. The heart of it is pedestrianised, so it's perfect for navigating on foot. It takes around 10 minutes to get from end to end, that way. Getting back and forth to and from Lisbon is super-easy, thanks to the regular direct train links that go in and out of Cascais Station throughout the day. If you're keen on dodging the crowds with a Cascais villa rental in the more secluded reaches of the Portuguese Riviera, it might be better to rent a car – that goes for places in the nearby surfing hub of Guincho Beach, too.

Food & drink

Delicacies to enjoy near Cascais holiday lettings

While you’re in town there are certain regional dishes you should try. Seafood is a staple of the diet here, and that’s where you’ll want to start your culinary adventure. Be sure to try fresh bass, cockles, mussels, clams, red mullet, oysters and swordfish. These are prepared grilled, in soups and in a variety of other ways. Goat and sheep cheeses are also well loved in the region. When it comes to desserts, the zimbros (gin cakes) and Belém custard pies must be experienced.

Essential info

Key facts to know about your Cascais holiday rental

Cascais hosts a population of almost 207,000 people. It’s famed for its resorts, beaches and a local casino, and is part of the Portuguese Riviera. The hospitality industry is the major driver of the economy. Portuguese is the primary language, though most people here speak some English. It’s an upscale area with relatively low crime, though as always when in another country, travellers are advised to be cautious, especially when out of areas targeted towards travellers. It has a Mediterranean subtropical climate with average highs around 44°C and lows near -1.2°C, and 774 mm of rain annually.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cascais?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,114 holiday lettings around Cascais. From 186 villas to 674 houses, 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 destinations to visit in Cascais?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cascais. From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Estoril: 1,039 holiday homes
  • Alcabideche: 192 holiday homes
  • Parede: 1,273 holiday homes
  • Carcavelos: 662 holiday homes
  • Cascais Beach: 911 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cascais! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Cascais?

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

  • Quinta Da Marinha Golf Course: 5,151 holiday rentals
  • Oitavos Dunes Golf Course: 5,107 holiday rentals
  • Cascais Marina: 5,232 holiday rentals
  • Pedra do Sal Environmental Interpretation Center: 5,302 holiday rentals
  • Cascais Fortress (Cidadela): 5,262 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cascais listed on Vrbo UK 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.

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