Destination guide

The rustic city of Barcelos awaits you

Take a vacation to Barcelos and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and culture. This welcoming city allures visitors with its gardens and restaurants. Braga Cathedral and Archbishop's Palace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Barcelos

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Barcelos a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Quinta da Barca (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Estela Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Feitosa Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Rabada Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Avioso Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Quinta de Santa Cruz Winery (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Barcelos

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Barcelos is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Santa Barbara Garden (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Ofir Beach (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Esposende Beach (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Redonda Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Cabedelo Beach (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Vila do Conde Beach (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Barcelos

The nearest airport is in Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), located 20.8 mi (33.5 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Barcelos Station or Nine Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Barcelos?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 942 vacation rentals near Barcelos. From 309 Houses to 139 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Barcelos for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Barcelos?

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 Barcelos:

  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,756 vacation rentals
  • Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos: 1,022 vacation rentals
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 127 vacation rentals
  • Centro / Baixa: 1,742 vacation rentals
  • Ofir: 59 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 Barcelos?

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

  • Barcelos Station: 1,229 vacation rentals
  • Church of St. Romanica Martin: 1,382 vacation rentals
  • Museu Arqueologico: 1,172 vacation rentals
  • Chapel of Our Lady of Aparecida: 1,342 vacation rentals
  • Igreja do Terço: 1,198 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barcelos 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 Barcelos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 309 Houses in Barcelos. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Barcelos include:

  • Villas: 139 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 311 rentals available
  • Cottages: 77 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Barcelos?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 424 vacation rentals with pool available in Barcelos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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