Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Sao Joao da Madeira

The area's theater scene and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Sao Joao da Madeira. This welcoming city has many special qualities. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Sao Joao da Madeira

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sao Joao da Madeira a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Temático Molinológico (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Oporto Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Estacao Litoral da Aguda Aquarium (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • St. Ignatius Zoo (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Clube de Golf de Miramar (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sao Joao da Madeira

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sao Joao da Madeira is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Salette Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Buçaquinho Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • São Pedro de Maceda Beach (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Lagoa de Paramos / Barrinha de Esmoriz National Park (9.5 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Esmoriz Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Furadouro Beach (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sao Joao da Madeira

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 25.4 mi (40.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around São João da Madeira?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 145 vacation rentals near São João da Madeira. From 39 Houses to 54 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near São João da Madeira are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to São João da Madeira?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in São João da Madeira:

  • Costa Nova do Prado: 27 vacation rentals
  • Nevogilde: 72 vacation rentals
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 115 vacation rentals
  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,804 vacation rentals
  • Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos: 1,022 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to São João da Madeira?

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

  • Ribeira Square: 2,732 vacation rentals
  • Costa Nova Beach: 317 vacation rentals
  • Torreira Beach: 385 vacation rentals
  • Clube de Golf de Miramar: 2,578 vacation rentals
  • Lavadores Beach: 2,707 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around São João da Madeira 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 Houses in São João da Madeira?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 39 Houses in São João da Madeira. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in São João da Madeira include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 54 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in São João da Madeira?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 54 vacation rentals with pool available in São João da Madeira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.