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Holiday houses in Portugal & holiday apartments in Portugal

  • Portugal | Holiday houses with pool
    From GBP 384

  • The best properties in Portugal
    From GBP 245

  • Azores | Green islands in the ocean
    From GBP 294

  • Algarve | Portugal’s heavenly coast
    From GBP 198

  • Lisbon | The city at the Tejo
    From GBP 266

  • Portugal | Vacation with your dog
    From GBP 211

  • Costa de Prata | Strandnahe Ferienhäuser
    From GBP 307

  • Portugal | Good and cheap
    From GBP 278

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A holiday home in Portugal

In Portugal atraveo offers you more than 2,500 holiday apartments and houses. The small country on the Iberian Peninsula cannot only look back on its long history as a seafaring nation but today is also one of the most popular destinations for holiday home vacations in Europe. More than half of the houses which can be booked on atraveo are situated along the southern coastal region of the Algarve. Most houses are furnished to a luxurious standard, located on enclosed estates and offer a number of extras like a swimming pool. But you can also find comfy and lower-priced holiday apartments in the atraveo offer that are in the larger towns such as Faro, Albufeira or Portimão. However you should also take a look at the other Portuguese regions. atraveo offers you throughout Portugal many top class holiday apartments and houses where you will surely find your dream domicile for your next vacation.

Portugal: So where do you want to go?

Every year the Algarve attracts thousands of tourists from all over Europe. Along the beaches one can splash around in the sun and cities such as Albufeira, Portimão and Faro are great places for shopping, taking a stroll and lingering. Another feature of this region is the large amount of golf courses.

Portugal’s other regions though also promise entertainment, relaxation and most of all lots of sun. At the Atlantic coast of the Costa de Lisboa for example one can spend a great holiday at the seaside. The same is true for Costa de Prata and Costa Verde that are located further north. Next to the numerous beaches and small villages the major cities such as Lisbon, Aveiro or Porto are equally enticing. Further in the heartland of Portugal you can explore some beautiful landscapes. The north of Portugal and parts of central Portugal are shaped by mountains with lush vegetation and river valleys are traditionally home to wine growing. The south, especially the area around Alentejo, is hillier with corn fields, olive groves and cork oak characteristic for this region.

Madeira and the Azores – holidays on the islands

Not only the mainland but also the Atlantic islands of the Azores and the beautiful Madeira with its smaller neighbouring island Porto Santo are attractive destinations. Due to its location close to the African coast the flower island Madeira offers a subtropical climate and enchanting landscape. Especially in the spring a scented sea of flowers as well as fruit and vegetable plants cover the whole island and turning it into a real paradise. The volcano islands of the Azores located in the Atlantic Ocean are an equally unique and beautiful place. Due to their isolation and tranquillity they offer a lot of space for individual vacationers and entice with their stunning beautiful landscape and unique vegetation.

Journey by plane recommended

The easiest way to reach your Portugal holiday is by taking a plane. International airports with regular scheduled and chartered flights are Lisbon, Porto and Faro. Once you have reached your travel destination it is recommended to rent a car in order to reach the holiday house and also to retain your independence in order to be able to go on trips.

If you decide to take your own car then the journey will be quite long and take you through France as well as the North of Spain. The best route is through Galicia and from there over the Portuguese border in direction of Porto. The Portuguese motorways are all in a relatively good state though most sections are subject to a toll that will swiftly have a negative impact on your vacation budget.

Also Madeira and the Azores have airports and can be reached easily. However direct flights to the Azores are rather scarce. Therefore one will have to calculate at least one stopover or a change of flight.

The most popular time

... for a holiday house vacation in Portugal is summer. However one has to consider that during July and September temperatures can be very high in some areas. Ideal temperatures are usually reached during spring and autumn when it is not too hot but still warm enough for a relaxing beach vacation. Even in winter some regions have very mild temperatures like the Algarve which is influenced by the North African climate. A huge advantage when travelling in the off season is that one can rent many holiday homes for a very good price. So for little money you can splash in the pool of your holiday home whilst those back home have to deal with the unpleasant wind and rain. On Madeira you can enjoy an almost everlasting spring. The island as well as the Canary Islands benefit from their geographical location close to the African coast and the subtropical climate.

Reviews from our customers

4.4 out of 5 (2,464 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in Portugal have been rated by 2,464 customers, scoring 4.4 out of 5 houses, on average.

The top rated locations in Portugal

  1. Usseira in Região Centro
  2. Carreço in North Portugal
  3. Porto da Cruz on Madeira
  4. Luz in the Algarve
  5. Ponte de Lima in North Portugal
  6. Praia das Macas in the Lisboa Region
  7. Lagos in the Algarve
  8. Calheta on Madeira
  9. Santa Cruz on Madeira
  10. Aljezur in the Algarve

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  • Property no. 227081
    from GBP 834
    for 1 week

    Carvoeiro, Algarve (Portimao and surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 6 adults + 3 children

    Approx. 230 m², 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 3 km, ,
    4.9 out of 5
    10 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 226076
    from GBP 421
    for 1 week

    Olhão, Algarve (Faro and surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 2 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 34 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, beach approx. 5 km, ,
    4.9 out of 5
    17 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 713801
    from GBP 312
    for 1 week

    Armacao de Pera, Algarve (Albufeira and surrounding area)

    Holiday apartment for max. 3 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 80 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV, washing machine, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 50 m,
    4.8 out of 5
    5 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 853581
    from GBP 320
    for 1 week

    Fuseta, Algarve (Tavira and the surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 2 persons

    Approx. 50 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 2 km, sea approx. 500 m, ,
    4.9 out of 5
    22 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1297881
    from GBP 2,830
    for 1 week

    Vilamoura, Algarve (Albufeira and surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 28 persons

    Approx. 1000 m², 9 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, pets not allowed, cable TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 200 m,
  • Property no. 362423
    from GBP 519
    for 1 week

    Cascais, Costa de Lisboa (Sintra-Cascais Natural Park)

    Holiday apartment for max. 5 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 110 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 600 m,
    4.9 out of 5
    21 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 865082
    from GBP 800
    for 1 week

    Ponte de Lima, North Portugal (Minho)

    Holiday home for max. 10 persons

    Approx. 200 m², 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, pets not allowed, TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, grass beach approx. 6 km, sea approx. 15 km,
    4.8 out of 5
    5 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 362451
    from GBP 320
    for 1 week

    Lourinha, Costa de Prata

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 90 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 1 km
    5.0 out of 5
    6 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 710548
    from GBP 1,053
    for 1 week

    Galé, Algarve (Albufeira and surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 10 persons

    5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 400 m
    4.9 out of 5
    9 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 844221
    from GBP 590
    for 1 week

    Lourinha, Costa de Prata

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 175 m², 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, pets not allowed, satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 700 m, sea approx. 600 m, ,
    4.5 out of 5
    6 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 775512
    from GBP 379
    for 1 week

    Almancil, Algarve (Faro and surrounding area)

    Holiday home for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 95 m², 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 2), satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 4 km
    3.8 out of 5
    11 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 833265
    + 2 more
    from GBP 585
    for 1 week

    Caminha, North Portugal (Minho)

    Holiday apartment for max. 4 persons

    Approx. 120 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, sandy beach approx. 2 km,
    5.0 out of 5
    5 Customer reviews
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