Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Mindelo getaway

Experience the unique character of Mindelo with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Sandeman Cellars and Casa da Musica are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Mindelo

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Mindelo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandeman Cellars (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Avioso Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Quinta de Santa Cruz Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Maia Zoo (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Piscina das Mares (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Funny City (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mindelo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mindelo is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moreiro Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Vila do Conde Beach (3 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Redonda Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Avioso Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Leca da Palmeira Beach (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Matosinhos Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mindelo

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Mindelo?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 302 vacation rentals near Mindelo. From 78 Houses to 10 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mindelo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Mindelo:

  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,762 vacation rentals
  • Centro / Baixa: 1,749 vacation rentals
  • Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos: 943 vacation rentals
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 125 vacation rentals
  • Boavista: 821 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 Mindelo?

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

  • Norte Shopping: 2,678 vacation rentals
  • Ribeira Square: 2,696 vacation rentals
  • Douro River Lighthouse: 2,672 vacation rentals
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars: 2,690 vacation rentals
  • Estacao Litoral da Aguda Aquarium: 2,538 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 78 Houses in Mindelo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mindelo include:

  • Cottages: 10 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 167 rentals available
  • Villas: 29 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 Mindelo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 66 vacation rentals with pool available in Mindelo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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