Destination guide

Delight in the riverside landscape of Baixa

Take a vacation to Baixa and enjoy the area's monuments, cathedral and architecture. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Santa Justa Elevator and Lisbon Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Baixa

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Baixa has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Glória Lift (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Ascensor da Gloria (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Lisbon Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Baixa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Baixa is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cascais Beach (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Miradouro de Santa Luzia (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Miradouro de Sao Pedro de Alcantara (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Torel Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Principe Real Square (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Baixa

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 4.1 mi (6.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Cascais (CAT), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Lisbon Rossio Station. You can see more of Baixa by catching a ride on the metro at Baixa-Chiado Station, Rossio Metro Station or Terreiro do Paco Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Baixa?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,305 vacation rentals near Baixa. From 2,135 Condos/Apartments to 126 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Baixa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Baixa:

  • Lisbon Old Town: 3,960 vacation rentals
  • Alfama: 2,091 vacation rentals
  • Chiado: 1,921 vacation rentals
  • Santa Engrácia: 1,409 vacation rentals
  • Parque das Nações: 119 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 Baixa?

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

  • Rossio Square: 6,650 vacation rentals
  • Regimento de Sapadores Bombeiros Museum: 6,697 vacation rentals
  • Cinemateca Portuguesa Museum: 6,585 vacation rentals
  • Costa da Caparica Beach: 233 vacation rentals
  • Sesimbra Beach: 3,960 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,135 Condos/Apartments in Baixa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Baixa include:

  • Houses: 126 rentals available
  • Studios: 2,140 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 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 Baixa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 27 vacation rentals with pool available in Baixa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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