The capitol of Portugal and oldest city in Western Europe is a hub of economy, the arts, and tourism. Portuguese and English are the main languages spoken in Lisbon. The Gulf Stream gives it ideal weather: mild winters and warm summers. From historic touring in Belem to high end shopping in Chiado, Lisbon offers a plethora of things to do. Since no one area dominates the activity scene, exploration is a huge part of why Lisbon is so exciting. As long as you are willing to not be stuck in one spot, you can find everything you would hope for and more in this beautiful city.
Things to Do in Lisbon
The different neighborhoods of Lisbon each have their own unique characteristics. Belem is a district brimming with sites such as the Belem Tower and Jeronimos Monastery. For shopping, stroll down the Avenida da Liberdade in Baixa or the Principe Real. The best Portuguese cuisine options are in Chiado, which has even more shopping attractions. Take a visit to Rossio, the main square of Lisbon. Other top locations include Alfama, the Gulbenkian Museum, or the beach at Cascais. Research the metro and bus system while planning a Lisbon itinerary, as those are the best ways to get around to all the sites.
Accommodations in Lisbon
You can find Lisbon apartments in any neighborhood so you should really base your accommodation location on what you’d like to see. The Baixa is especially centrally located for easy walking access to other parts of the city. However, whether you are in Alfama or Chiado, the best plan is to find a rental near a major bus line so that you can quickly travel to other neighborhoods. For more space, you can also find Lisbon villas and Lisbon cottages by the ocean in Cascais. Enjoy your trip!
Vacation Rentals in Lisbon
Looking for a vacation rental in Lisbon? Tripping.com has 21264 vacation rental homes available in Lisbon. You'll find 293 studios, 12143 1-bedroom, 5438 2-bedroom and 3390 rentals with 3 or more bedrooms ranging from €25 a night. For extra convenience, many of these vacation homes can be booked directly online.
The average price of a nightly rental in Lisbon is €118 while the average price of a weekly rental is €519. For those looking for more than a short term rental such as corporate rentals, extended stays or long term rentals, the average monthly price of a Lisbon home is €1462.
Wondering if you can bring your dog or cat along with you? There are 1477 pet-friendly vacation rentals available in Lisbon. In addition to accommodating pets, Lisbon rentals offer a variety of amenities. In particular, 19023 rentals have Internet and WiFi, 17165 have TV and/or cable and 618 have a pool or hot tub.
Search properties from 14 vacation rental sites in Lisbon where the top providers in that area are TripAdvisor, HomeAway, and Booking.com. There are 5523 TripAdvisor rentals, 4579 HomeAway short term rentals and 4147 Booking.com vacation rentals.