Destination guide

Tranquil Porto Moniz will entice you

The ocean views and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Porto Moniz. Travelers appreciate the spas in this relaxing city. Monte Palace Gardens and Botanical Garden 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 and attractions in and around Porto Moniz

Are you hoping 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 experience everything that makes Porto Moniz a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Madeira Theme Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • PR11 Vereda dos Balcões (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Funchal-Monte Teleferico (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Palheiro Golf Club (20.5 mi / 33 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Porto Moniz

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Porto Moniz is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monte Palace Gardens (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Botanical Garden (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Palheiro Gardens (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Laje Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Fanal Protected Area (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Porto Moniz Natural Pools (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Porto Moniz

The nearest airport is in Funchal (FNC-Cristiano Ronaldo), located 23.8 mi (38.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Porto Moniz?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,126 vacation rentals near Porto Moniz. From 505 Houses to 222 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Porto Moniz for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Porto Moniz?

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 Porto Moniz:

  • Estrela da Calheta: 147 vacation rentals
  • Santo Antonio: 142 vacation rentals
  • Monte: 128 vacation rentals
  • Santa Maria Maior: 463 vacation rentals
  • Sao Pedro: 539 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 Porto Moniz?

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

  • Porto Moniz Natural Pools: 1,241 vacation rentals
  • Fanal Protected Area: 2,293 vacation rentals
  • Laje Beach: 2,325 vacation rentals
  • Madeira Congress Center: 2,532 vacation rentals
  • Funchal Marina: 2,492 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Porto Moniz 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 Porto Moniz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 505 Houses in Porto Moniz. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Porto Moniz include:

  • Villas: 222 rentals available
  • Cottages: 98 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 7 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 Porto Moniz?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 437 vacation rentals with pool available in Porto Moniz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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