Destination guide

The vibrant city of Alges awaits you

Enjoy the area's festivals, art galleries and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Alges. Well known for its sporting events, aquarium and live music, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Castle of Sao Jorge and Belem Tower are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Alges

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Alges has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Vasco da Gama Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Calouste Gulbekian Planetarium (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ajuda Botanical Garden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Lisbon Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Glória Lift (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alges

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alges is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascais Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Guincho Beach (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Praca do Imperio Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Ajuda Botanical Garden (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Floresta de Monsanto Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Tapada das Necessidades Park (3.4 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alges

The nearest airport is in Cascais (CAT), located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), which is 7.1 mi (11.5 km) away.

Where to stay near Algés?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,839 holiday rentals near Algés. From 323 Houses to 3,297 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Algés for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Algés:

  • Lisbon Old Town: 4,009 holiday homes
  • Baixa: 2,333 holiday homes
  • Laje: 51 holiday homes
  • Azenhas do Mar: 54 holiday homes
  • Magoito: 15 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Rossio Square: 6,807 holiday rentals
  • Nossa Senhora de Castelo Church: 4,950 holiday rentals
  • Regimento de Sapadores Bombeiros Museum: 6,872 holiday rentals
  • Costa da Caparica Beach: 246 holiday rentals
  • Aldeia dos Capuchos Viewpoint: 6,759 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Algés 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 Algés?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 323 Houses in Algés. Our other popular types of Algés holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,297 holiday houses
  • Villas: 117 holiday houses
  • Boats: 7 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Algés?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 237 holiday homes with pool available in Algés. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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