Destination guide

Travel to charming Santo Ildefonso

The area's churches and wineries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Santo Ildefonso. This romantic and walkable city is well known for its cafes, riverfront and shopping. Sandeman Cellars and Porto Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Santo Ildefonso

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Santo Ildefonso has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Offley Cellars (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Real Companhia Velha Cellars (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Taylor’s Port Cellars (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Santo Ildefonso

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Santo Ildefonso. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden of St. Lazarus (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Crystal Palace Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Boavista Square (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Carneiro Beach (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)

Transport options to and around Santo Ildefonso

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from the city centre.

You can get around Santo Ildefonso by catching a ride on the metro at Trindade Station, Bolhao Station or Aliados Station.

Where to stay near Santo Ildefonso?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,283 holiday rentals near Santo Ildefonso. From 284 Houses to 15 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Santo Ildefonso is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Santo Ildefonso?

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 Santo Ildefonso:

  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 120 holiday homes
  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,744 holiday homes
  • Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos: 993 holiday homes
  • Centro / Baixa: 1,727 holiday homes
  • Vilarinha: 61 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Santo Ildefonso?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 284 Houses in Santo Ildefonso. Our other popular types of Santo Ildefonso holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 15 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 15 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santo Ildefonso?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 97 holiday homes with pool available in Santo Ildefonso. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.