Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Sesimbra is ready to explore

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Sesimbra. Revered for its seafood restaurants, spas and fishing, this city is both relaxing and trendy. Castle of Sao Jorge and Cristo Rei are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Sesimbra

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Sesimbra has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
  • Bacalhoa Winery (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Aroeira Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Golf Aroeira (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Calouste Gulbekian Planetarium (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Sesimbra

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Sesimbra

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sesimbra is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sesimbra Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Praia da California (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bicas Beach (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Meco Beach (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Lagoa Pequena (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cabo Espichel (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Sesimbra

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 22.5 mi (36.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Cascais (CAT), which is 23.7 mi (38.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Sesimbra?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,258 holiday rentals near Sesimbra. From 375 Houses to 1,522 Condos/Apartments, 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 Sesimbra is on HomeAway.

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

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 Sesimbra:

  • Laje: 49 holiday homes
  • Fornos: 67 holiday homes
  • Faúlha: 60 holiday homes
  • Faulha: 61 holiday homes
  • Maçã: 37 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Sesimbra?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 375 Houses in Sesimbra. Our other popular types of Sesimbra holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,522 holiday houses
  • Villas: 247 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 22 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sesimbra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 478 holiday homes with pool available in Sesimbra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.