8 Best Family-Friendly Resorts Near Lisbon, Portugal - Updated 2024

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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.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to family-friendly amenities and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on July 08, 2024.

1. West Cliffs Ocean and Golf Resort

If you’re planning to spend a fun vacation with your family amidst lush greenery, book your stay at West Cliffs Ocean and Golf Resort. The property features two-, three- and four-bedroom villas with Wi-Fi and tea/coffee-making facilities. Your little ones can play in the children’s playground and savour the kids’ meals offered here. You can also rent bicycles for an additional charge and explore the nearby attractions, or unwind on one of the beach loungers.

Should you wish to explore the outdoors, head to Castelo de Óbidos, which is just 15.4 km (9.57 mi) away from here. The accommodation is around 95.2 km (59.15 mi) away from Lisbon.

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West Cliffs Ocean and Golf Resort

9.1 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Estrada do Rio Cortiço 4
75.19 km (46.8 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests Ironing service

2. The Beachfront - Praia D'El Rey Golf & Beach Resort (from USD 370)

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this beachfront paradise is the ideal spot to breathe in the salty breeze and spend a fun vacation with your loved ones. The accommodations feature a balcony or terrace, allowing you to admire the beautiful water views from inside. You can also whip up quick snacks in the kitchen and relish them on the dining table. After that, take refreshing dips in the outdoor pool while your little ones enjoy a splash in the kid’s pool!

Should you wish to explore the outdoors, you can rent a bicycle or try horse riding. If you’re coming here with your little one, you can request a crib for an additional fee. Moreover, this accommodation is 97.4 km (60.52 mi) away from Lisbon.

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The Beachfront - Praia D'El Rey Golf & Beach Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Avenida D. Pedro I, nº30
74.16 km (46.1 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms

3. Bukubaki Eco Surf (from USD 93)

Located around 92.5 km (57.48 mi) away from Lisbon, Bukubaki Eco Surf aims to provide a comfortable stay for your entire family. While the in-house restaurant offers Italian and Portuguese dishes, it also has an exclusive kid’s meal to make sure that the little ones are well fed. After relaxing in the spacious accommodation, you can head to the beach to have some fun on the shore. The property also offers family rooms, and with the board games available here, you can bond with your loved ones during your downtime!

Cap off your day with a relaxing massage at the on-site spa.

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Bukubaki Eco Surf

Wifi Available

Address: Rua do Juncal Casais Mestre Mendo
69.84 km (43.4 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. Praia do Sal Resort (from USD 253)

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 40-minute 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.

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Praia do Sal Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Passeio das Caravelas Nº88
5.75 km (3.6 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre Garden

Lisbon Tour Guide

Rita Jardim

Rita Jardim

Rita has been a tour guide in Portugal since 2015. She is a passionate storyteller and a history buff whose goal is to immerse curious travelers in the beautiful Portuguese tale. Rita creates customized tours, cultural experiences, and food adventures in Lisbon, Belém, Sintra, Évora, and lesser-explored corners of Portugal. If you're looking for a genuine and immersive experience beyond the typ... Read more

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Hello!!! My name is Francisco, but my friends call me Chico, so, feel free to call me that! I was born, raised and live in Lisbon, but I am a well travelled person, as I work for almost 30 years in the Tourism Industry. I am a family man, father of 3 grown up boys, and my friends say I am a "Social Animal" as I easily make friends! I love sports ( especially soccer and rugby), walking the st... Read more

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Rui Alves

Rui Alves

I offer tours and guide services in Portugal, from North to South, with professionalism and love representing the best hidden gems of our country.

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Marta Côrte-Real

Marta Côrte Real

I was born in Lisbon and I'm forever in love with it! After my family, guiding is my greatest passion: I love what I do! I have a 5 year degree called Touristic Information, specifically to work as a Tourist Guide, as well as the Certificate of Competence acquired through a qualifying examination, in order to be able to exercise this regulated profession. I own and manage a tour company licens... Read more

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5. Dolce CampoReal Lisboa (from USD 168)

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.

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Dolce CampoReal Lisboa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Rua do Campo
35.52 km (22.1 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

6. Vila Bicuda Resort (from USD 265)

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.

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Vila Bicuda Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Rua dos Faisões
36.49 km (22.7 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

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

7. Bagos do Vilar (from USD 97)

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.

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Bagos do Vilar

8.9 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Rua da Alcântara Vilar
47.47 km (29.5 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

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

8. Montado Hotel & Golf Resort (from USD 132)

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.

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Montado Hotel & Golf Resort

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: Urb. do Campo de Golfe do Montado
29.19 km (18.2 mi) from Vasco da Gama Bridge

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

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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