Destination guide

Travel to rustic Alcobaca

The area's temples and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Alcobaca. This relaxing city allures visitors with its spas and parks. 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 Alcobaca

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Alcobaca has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alcaria Riding Centre (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Bom Sucesso Golf Course (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Golf Club Praia d'El Rey (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Serra de Montejunto Lookout (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alcobaca

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Alcobaca. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nazare Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Norte Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Lagoa Grande (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ecopista de Porto de Mos (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Sao Martinho do Porto Beach (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Manuel Baptista Amado Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)

How to get to and around Alcobaca

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 55 mi (88.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Alcobaça?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 690 vacation rentals near Alcobaça. From 166 Houses to 91 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alcobaça for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Alcobaça:

  • Pedra do Ouro: 15 vacation rentals
  • Vale Furado: 31 vacation rentals
  • Casalinho: 77 vacation rentals
  • Água de Madeiros: 15 vacation rentals
  • Casais do Rio: 16 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Alcobaça?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 166 Houses in Alcobaça. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alcobaça include:

  • Villas: 91 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 363 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alcobaça?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 369 vacation rentals with pool available in Alcobaça. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.