Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Joao Pessoa

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Joao Pessoa. Renowned for its parks, coral reefs and snorkeling, this city welcomes all visitors. Cabo Branco Science and Arts Station and Jacare Beach 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.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Joao Pessoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Joao Pessoa is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jacare Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Solon de Lucena Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Arruda Camara Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Joao Pessoa Botanical Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Manaira Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tambau Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Joao Pessoa

The nearest airport is in Joao Pessoa (JPA-Presidente Castro Pinto Intl.), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Joao Pessoa Station, Joao Pessoa Mandacaru Station and Joao Pessoa Ilha do Bispo Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around João Pessoa?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 330 vacation rentals near João Pessoa. From 267 Condos/Apartments to 31 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near João Pessoa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to João Pessoa?

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 João Pessoa:

  • Tambaú: 135 vacation rentals
  • Jardim Oceania: 70 vacation rentals
  • São José: 78 vacation rentals
  • Manaíra: 141 vacation rentals
  • Bessa: 55 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 João Pessoa?

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

  • Joao Pessoa Mandacaru Station: 335 vacation rentals
  • Jose Americo House: 336 vacation rentals
  • Cultural Center Jose Lins do Rego: 335 vacation rentals
  • Bessa Beach: 336 vacation rentals
  • Seixas Point: 336 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around João Pessoa 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 João Pessoa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 267 Condos/Apartments in João Pessoa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in João Pessoa include:

  • Houses: 31 rentals available
  • Studios: 284 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in João Pessoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 196 vacation rentals with pool available in João Pessoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.