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)
How to get there

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 2,345 holiday rentals near Sesimbra. From 393 Houses to 1,565 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sesimbra for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Sesimbra?

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

  • Nossa Senhora de Castelo Church: 4,929 holiday rentals
  • Sesimbra Beach: 3,920 holiday rentals
  • Zambujal: 155 holiday rentals
  • Fortaleza de Santiago: 4,030 holiday rentals
  • Cabo Espichel: 992 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Sesimbra! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sesimbra?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Sesimbra with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Lisbon: 5,357 holiday homes
  • Cascais: 1,192 holiday homes
  • Sintra: 1,919 holiday homes
  • Palmela: 739 holiday homes
  • Carvalhal: 468 holiday homes

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Sesimbra?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Sesimbra. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nossa Senhora de Castelo Church: 4,929 holiday rentals
  • Sesimbra Beach: 3,920 holiday rentals
  • Fortaleza de Santiago: 4,030 holiday rentals
  • Cabo Espichel: 992 holiday rentals
  • Porto de Abrigo: 4,084 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sesimbra listed on Stayz 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 homes.

Explore destinations around Sesimbra

Lisbon
5,357 holiday rentals
Cascais
1,192 holiday rentals
Sintra
1,919 holiday rentals
Palmela
739 holiday rentals
Carvalhal
468 holiday rentals
Costa da Caparica
474 holiday rentals
Estoril
1,308 holiday rentals
Comporta
123 holiday rentals
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São João das Lampas
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São Simão
860 holiday rentals
Colares
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Cacilhas
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Carcavelos
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Quinta do Conde
873 holiday rentals
Parede
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Trafaria
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Grândola
539 holiday rentals
Oeiras
5,276 holiday rentals
Mucifal
1,155 holiday rentals