Destination guide

The historic area of Horta awaits your stay

Come and experience Horta and its museums, monuments and history. Renowned for its island views, seaside and seafood restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Horta

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Horta. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Porto Pim Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Capelinhos (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Gruta das Torres (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Capelinhos Point (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Mount Pico (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Horta

Fly into Horta (HOR), the closest airport, located 4.9 mi (8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pico Island (PIX), which is 9.9 mi (16 km) away.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Horta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Horta. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Porto Pim Beach: 140 vacation rentals
  • Capelinhos: 105 vacation rentals
  • Capelinhos Point: 81 vacation rentals
  • Fort of Santa Cruz: 140 vacation rentals
  • Horta Harbour: 140 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Horta listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Horta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Condos/Apartments in Horta. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Horta include:

  • Houses: 50 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 6 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Horta?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Horta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.