Destination guide

Travel to charming Lapa

The area's museums and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lapa. This city is romantic and cosmopolitan, recognized for its bars, sightseeing and restaurants. Castle of Sao Jorge and Santa Justa Elevator are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Lapa

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Lapa has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lisbon Oceanarium (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Glória Lift (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Ascensor da Gloria (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Torel Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Portas do Sol Viewpoint (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ajuda Botanical Garden (2 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lapa

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

  • Cascais Beach (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Tapada das Necessidades Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Estrela Garden (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Principe Real Square (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Botanical Garden (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Belvedere Sao Pedro de Alcantara (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lapa

The nearest airport is in Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado), located 4.7 mi (7.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Cascais (CAT), which is 10.4 mi (16.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Lisbon Santos Station.

Where to stay near Lapa?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,406 house rentals near Lapa. From 80 Houses to 1,315 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lapa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lapa?

Whether you're travelling 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 Lapa:

  • Lisbon Old Town: 4,019 vacation rentals
  • Alfama: 2,107 vacation rentals
  • Baixa: 2,334 vacation rentals
  • Chiado: 1,959 vacation rentals
  • Bairro Alto: 2,556 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, 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 travelling to Lapa?

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

  • Cascais Beach: 6,565 home rentals
  • Estoril Casino: 6,614 home rentals
  • Lisbon Oriente Station: 6,210 home rentals
  • Rua Augusta Arch: 6,787 home rentals
  • Lisbon Sete Rios Station: 6,628 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 80 Houses in Lapa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lapa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,315 lodging choices
  • Studios: 1,315 lodging choices
  • Guest houses: 2 lodging choices

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lapa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation homes with pool available in Lapa.

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