5 Best Family-Friendly Resorts Near Lisbon, Portugal - Updated 2023

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Located on Europe’s Atlantic Coast, Portugal is a land of rich history, varied climates and stunning beaches. This country is a favourite destination for travellers who come to experience its unique culture, its love for food, music and dance, as well as its singular craftsmanship in wine and tile making. Lisbon, the country’s capital, is a bustling city with meandering alleys and eclectic architecture, where the sounds of fado music waft from various bars. When visiting, be sure to explore the São Jorge Castle and admire the intricately painted tiles in Mosteiro de São Vicente de Fora (Monastery of St. Vincent Outside the Walls). Explore this family-friendly city on foot and via its comprehensive public transportation system which includes a vintage tram system. Come discover this beautiful country and be sure to stay in one of the best family-friendly resorts near Lisbon, Portugal, listed here.

1. Praia do Sal Resort (from USD 470)

This brand-new resort is perfect for families who want easy access to Lisbon’s attractions. Located just across Tagus River from Lisbon, this luxurious property offers apartment-style accommodations ranging from studios equipped with a kitchenette with stovetop, microwave and more, to fully equipped three-bedroom apartments that can sleep up to seven guests.

There are three swimming pools in this resort, including a kids’ pool, an indoor heated pool and a sauna. The resort also features a hammam, a spa and wellness centre, a fitness centre and an on-site restaurant that serves excellent Italian cuisine. This resort is also located near Praia dos Moinhos beach. Lisbon city centre is a short drive away. The property also has a paid shuttle service for hire. Children under two years of age can be provided with a cot on request, free of charge.

Praia do Sal Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Passeio das Caravelas Nº88

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre Garden

2. Montado Hotel & Golf Resort (from USD 121)

Located in Palmela, in the Setubal region of Portugal, this resort is about a 45-minute drive from Lisbon. Golfing enthusiasts will love the onsite 18-hole championship golf course where the last hole is located on an island. For non golfers, this tranquil resort offers a place to relax and rewind. The contemporary guest rooms all come with a balcony providing panoramic views. The resort also has a day spa for those seeking a rejuvenating holiday.

This resort has family suites that come with two single beds and a double bed. There is an outdoor pool, free WiFi and complimentary parking onsite. Family-friendly attractions around the area include national parks, beaches, historic landmarks and farmers’ markets.

Montado Hotel & Golf Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Urb. Do Golf Do Montado, Lote 1 - Palmela

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

3. Dolce CampoReal Lisboa (from USD 183)

This deluxe resort is less than an hour away from Lisbon and its Airport. Depending on group size and needs, the resort has a variety of family rooms, two-bedroom apartments, two- to three-bedroom houses (with and without a private swimming pool), and a four-bedroom villa with a pool that can fit up to nine guests. Cots for small children and additional beds for children under 12 are available on request.

There are three resort swimming pools, including a kid’s pool. There is also a kids’ club. Enjoy a pampering session at the resort’s spa, play a round of golf at the onsite golf course or sweat it out on the tennis courts. Meals are available at any of the resort’s four restaurants. The beaches of Santa Cruz, Ericeira and Peniche are all an easy drive away.

Dolce CampoReal Lisboa

Wifi Available

Address: Rua do Campo

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Tennis court

4. Vila Bicuda Resort (from USD 442)

Located in the popular resort town of Cascais near Lisbon, this resort features villas with fully equipped kitchens, outdoor terraces, balconies and air-conditioning. The resort has an onsite bakery that offers freshly baked bread, local pastries and coffee during the day. There is also an on-site supermarket for stocking up on basic groceries.

The resort has an outdoor swimming pool, a children’s playground, babysitting services, and a car and bicycle rental service. Quinta de Marinha Golf Club is located next door where guests can enjoy a round of golf. The shops and seafront restaurants/cafes are a quick drive away. Lisbon is about 30 minutes by car from Cascais. Baby cots and extra beds for children under 12 can be arranged on request, with no additional charges. WiFi and the on-site parking facilities are complimentary.

Vila Bicuda Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Rua dos Faisões

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Babysitting/child services

5. Bagos do Vilar (from USD 101)

Located about an hour’s drive from Lisbon, this resort is located in Cadaval, a wine-producing region in Portugal. Guests will have the unique opportunity to sleep in an ancient wine vat that was used for storing and ageing wine before the advent of stainless-steel wine vats. Many of the guest rooms feature hanging beds suspended from the ceiling, with different interior themes highlighting Portuguese craftsmanship and art. The family bungalow with two double beds is an ideal option for couples travelling with children.

Swim in an outdoor pool converted from a disused wine vat and experience the day spa which offers massages and treatments. This property is an easy drive to the surfing and swimming beaches in Peniche and Foz do Arelho.

Bagos do Vilar

Wifi Available

Address: Rua da Alcântara Vilar

Parking Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

Spend quality family time in these resorts

Come discover this laid back nation and experience the wonderful Atlantic Coast when staying in one of these best family-friendly resorts near Lisbon, Portugal.

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