Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Braga, Portugal - Updated 2021

airbnb Braga, Portugal
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Nicole
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Braga is located in the north of Portugal, northeast of Porto. It’s the third largest city in Portugal and is a popular spot to visit for those who like history. The city is home to the oldest cathedral in the country, the Cathedral of Braga. Its construction began in the early 1500s, and it consists of multiple architectural styles, including Gothic and Baroque. It’s also worth visiting Bom Jesus do Monte, a church which sits atop a hill. Its Baroque Sacred Way staircase features 580 stairs, and you’ll be rewarded with stunning views over the city once you reach the top. You can learn more about the city’s history, including its Roman past, at the D. Diogo de Sousa Archaeological Museum. We’ve created a list of our favourite Airbnb vacation rentals in Braga, so continue reading and check out the options.

1. Private room in the city centre (from USD 30)

Let’s start our list off with a private room that can sleep up to two guests. You’ll have your own private bathroom, and are free to use the kitchen to make your own meals. You can keep connected with wireless internet, and relax in front of the TV. All of your essential linens will be provided.

The apartment is located right in the city centre, so you can easily get anywhere. Spend some time wandering through Garden of Santa Barbara, the forms gardens of the Archbishop’s Palace. Enjoy the flowers and sculptures, and maybe take a picnic lunch on a nice sunny day. You can also visit Braga Tower, the ruins of a mediaeval castle. And when you’ve built up a good appetite, head to Hibiscus, a buffet-style vegetarian restaurant with excellent reviews.

Nita's Suite in Braga Center
Braga, Portugal
228 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice room with nice private bathroom as well and a small balcony
it is very pleasant has an in-suite bathroom and a private balcony
the room and private bathroom were really neat and had everything you needed
christina’s coffee near maria’s building has breakfast options for good prices
her apartment is next to the freeway but it didn't bother me sleeping at night
Cleanliness:
great clean place to stay at
very comfy bed and clean room
sparkling clean room bathroom and kitchen
the room was cosy and very clean
maria is very friendly and the room is clean with its own bathroom
Host:
she is really kind
lovely room and very friendly host
she was very friendly and as helpful as possible
maria was a punctual and thoughtful host that made us feel welcome
ótima experiencia i highly recommend this host and this room
Location:
location is really good and close to city center
very comfortable room in a location close to braga city center
very pleasant place in a good location
lovely place in a good location
perfect location for what i needed in braga and exactly as advertised in pictures
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2. Sunny apartment (from USD 60)

This flat is perfectly located for those who want to explore the history of Braga. It’s located just a five-minute walk away from Braga Cathedral, where you can enjoy a variety of architectural styles the compose the country’s oldest cathedral. You can also visit the Pius XII Museum, which showcases a variety of archaeological finds, including paintings and textiles. And when hunger strikes, enjoy a burger and fries at the popular Bira dos Namorados restaurant.

The flat has one bedroom and can sleep up to four guests. You’ll have full use of the kitchen, so you can make your favourite meals during your stay. You can also keep connected with wireless internet. And if you need to do a load of laundry, you can use the washing machine.

Braga sunny apartment
Braga, Portugal
116 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had very good wifi and tv for your down time
really comfortable and some great tips and welcome cheese and wine from artur
the apartment was in an excellent location with a great view
the added amenities such as an washing machine for laundry and a dishwasher were very much appreciated
comfortable large bed with lovely linens
Cleanliness:
all clean and well kept
the apartment was very tidy and clean and has all the required facilities
the apartment was clean and well equipped
the apartment was fresh clean and restocked
the apartment is clean and comfortable and well resourced
Host:
artur was a wonderful host
artur was a very helpful host and he made me feel welcome from the very first day
lovely host who's willing to help you out where he can
artur is a very kind attentive host who waited patiently despite our late arrival
artur was a great host and we would definitely recommend the apartment to others
Location:
great location for visiting braga
very good location on a very nice square close to the heart of the city
nice place very well located
a very comfortable apartment in a great location in braga
a very nice and cosy apartment close to everything in braga
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3. Modern flat in the city centre (from USD 45)

Up next we’ve got a modern one bedroom flat which is perfect for couples. If you like to cook, you’ll be pleased to know there’s a full kitchen with everything you’ll need to cook your own meals. For those who need to get a bit of work done, there’s wireless internet and a laptop-friendly workspace. There’s even cable TV to watch when you want to relax in the evenings.

The flat is located right in the heart of Braga. You’ll be situated right near the Nogueira da Silva Museum, a museum dedicated to European arts. It also has a garden with sculptures, which is a lovely place to stroll on a nice day. If you like history, visit the Roman Fountain. The space where the fountain is preserved also has a video explaining more about the city’s Roman past. And when it’s dinner time, enjoy a meal at Centurium, a popular restaurant known for its cocktails and excellent starters.

Apartamento Central
Braga, Portugal
177 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning in the bedroom was perfect
well arranged apartment with a really nice view from terrace
the apartment was well-appointed with a small kitchen great balcony and a breakfast nook
spent 2 days in winter electric heater worked well which is the most important
very clean well decorated modern apartment with a balcony in the centre of beautiful braga
Cleanliness:
communication was perfect and the apartment was really clean
the place is modern clean and comfortable
the apartment was very clean and in very good order
it is all very well clean and save ( ) equiped
the apartment was stylish and very clean
Host:
lovely apartment & hosts and really good value
olivia and her husband were very nice hosts we can warmly recommend
olívia is very friendly host
olivia was a great host her house is just as it looks at the pictures
modern tidy and comfortable home hosted by very friendly and helpful olivia and paulo
Location:
great location close to the city centre
great location for the city centre
house was in great location
incredible space in a great location to visit braga
olívia's place was phenomenal great location walking distance to the tourist center (about a 5-10 minute walk)
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4. Private room in central Braga (from USD 40)

Coming in at number five is a private room which can sleep up to two guests. You’ll have a private bathroom for your own use, and you’re welcome to use the fully functional kitchen. You’ll find wireless internet access as well as a laptop-friendly workspace, so you can get some work done should you need to. There’s also a washing machine you can use if you need to do a load of laundry.

The apartment is located in central Braga. In the morning, head to Parque Da Ponte for a nice stroll. In this park and gardens, you can take in nature and stop for a picnic when you get hungry. If you’d rather go to a restaurant for lunch, head to Churrasqueira Restaurant Angolana. This restaurant is known for its reasonable prices and excellent Portuguese chicken dishes. Spend the rest of the day at Bom Jesus do Monte. Climb the Baroque staircase and reward yourself at the top with beautiful views over the city.

Room with Private Bathroom - Braga Centro
Braga, Portugal
74 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
in my room there was the air conditioner: perfect in august
Cleanliness:
everyting was clean and well organized
the room was neat clean we had fresh clean towels and small good looking private bathroom
the room is very clean and comfortable
the room is small but clean
the room and bathroom was super clean
Host:
the host is so nice and the place is very convenient
clean rooms and luis is a wonderful host with a genuine passion for hospitality
he is very helpful
luis miguel is very helpful and makes you feel like at home and he is always available
luis is a very welcoming and kind person who treated us as well as he could
Location:
and the location is also awesome
it is a great location
the appartment is very well located very close to the city center
you can park for free on the streets nearby
this is a great place in a prime location for exploring braga
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5. Private room in a home with a pool (from USD 30)

This private room is located in Gondizalves, just west of Braga. It’s a great place to stay if you have a car, as Braga is a short drive away. Head out to the city centre and enjoy the architecture and Braga Cathedral. Or, take in some history and culture at the Museum of archaeology D. Diogo de Sousa. And when you’d rather stay a bit closer to home, head to Restaurante Mocho, a local restaurant with a friendly atmosphere and great wine.

Don’t worry about carrying your luggage too far, as there’s free parking available on site. You’ll have use of the full kitchen, and there’s wireless internet access. There’s even a pool which you can use!

Quarto do relógio, Sweet Home Braga
Gondizalves, Braga, Portugal
66 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is impeccable and very comfortable all amenities provided
joao and sonja are a very nice couple that made our stay comfortable and pleasant
Cleanliness:
excellent home lovely very clean room and well equipped kitchen
the room itself the house the kitchen and the bathroom are very clean spacious modern and perfectly designed
the hostel (more like a home) is very clean and spacious as shown
everything was really clean in the hause you can park here if you have a car
Host:
the owner made us feel like family
joao is a wonderful host and his home is absolutely gorgeous
very helpful hosts and great welcome
joão himself is incredibly friendly and welcoming and happy to give his insights on the braga area
antonio and his family are very kind and helpful
Location:
i highly recommend this location to all airbnb guests
very good house and good location at few minutes by car from braga center
this place was like staying at your rich uncles' house
great value only drawback is that it's really not walking distance at all to braga
your own transportation is best and he will gladly let you park in his gated driveway
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6. Bright city centre flat (from USD 59)

This modern flat has one bedroom and can host up to three guests. Keep connected with wireless internet access, and relax in front of the TV in the evenings. If you like to cook, you can whip up your favourite meals in the full kitchen. There’s also a washing machine if you need to do a load of laundry.

The flat is located right in the heart of Braga. If you like football (or soccer for the Americans out there), head to Braga Municipal Stadium and catch a match. You can even take a tour of this unique stadium, which is built right into a mountain! You can also spend some time enjoying the artefacts in the Biscainhos Museum, which is housed in a historic palace. If you like sushi, head to Nikko when you get hungry.

Casa Noah: bright flat at Braga´s city centre
Braga, Portugal
74 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi perfect as we were there for business
the bed was really comfortable and the amenities were all there
the furniture and the details are lovely and the kitchen is perfectly fitted with everything
catarina was very nice and the apartment is well equipped with a nice balcony
beautiful clean apartment with a lovely large balcony
Cleanliness:
the place was impeccably clean
very nice and clean apartment
the apartment is very cosy clean and quiet
we enjoyed the modern and clean appartement
it is a cosy and clean apartment for knowing the little town
Host:
catarina was a great host for us :) always very helpful and kind
one of the best hosts i have seen on airbnb
great host great place netflix :)
the place was awesome and catarina is really a superb owner she was absolutely kind aaaaaaa++++++
the host: catarina is extremely friendly and helpful
Location:
it is central to everything and a perfect base to visit the surrounding countryside
when you walk the other way you walk easily to the center of the city
the apartment is central located and there are free parking spots available in the area
i truly recomand it: nice well situated close to the bus station ; very clean
great location (quiet but close to everything) comfortable flat (with everything you need) and a lovely balcony
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7. Three-bedroom flat (from USD 60)

This next listing brings us a three bedroom flat which can sleep up to six guests. With free parking on site, your guests won’t have to worry about carrying suitcases too far. It’s a family friendly space, with the hosts providing a crib and bathtub. You’ll also have wireless internet access and cable TV.

The flat is located in the heart of Braga, putting you near everything this historic city has to offer. Enjoy the various architecture styles at the Braga Cathedral. You can also head to Pius XII Museum, where you can take in sacred art and artefacts. And for a nice, hearty meal, head to Centurium when you’re hungry.

Central Bus Station Flat
Braga, Portugal
91 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
netflix on all the tvs with excellent wifi
the beam to cup coffee machine in the kitchen made a lovely coffee
the appartment was big and very well equiped (2 airco's wifi laptop large garage
the apartment's heating system was very effective to keep us warm during our stay
we had a great stay and i would recommend the apartment to anyone coming to braga
Cleanliness:
the apartment quite big and clean
it's a beautiful spacious clean apartment with ample space
good location clean and comfortable
Host:
our host was helpful and friendly and gave us great advice for our stay in braga
manuel is a super host
manuel is a great host and i would recommend this home for anyone staying in braga
Location:
fantastic location just a short walk to the town centre
the flat was perfectly located and 5’ walk to downtown
a fantastic apartment which is 5 minutes walk from the centre of town
location is great and appartements very spacious
the place is walking distance to downtown it is quiet and clean
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8. Apartment in the north of Braga (from USD 66)

To finish off our list, we’ve got a loft apartment located in the north of Braga. If you like sports, you’ll be pleased to know you’re near the Braga Municipal Stadium, a unique football stadium built in the side of a mountain. Catch a match there or go for a tour. If you prefer cultural heritage, you can visit the Biscainhos Museum. There’s a variety of artefacts on display in this museum housed in a historic palace, and there’s also a lovely garden space to walk through. And when you’re hungry, head to the popular Hibiscus restaurant. It’s a vegetarian buffet-style restaurant, so you can certainly fill yourself up!

The apartment can sleep up to four people in two beds. If you like to cook, you’ll make good use of the full kitchen that’s available to you. There’s wireless internet access and a laptop-friendly workspace if you need to get some work done. All essential linens will be provided.

Window to the stars!
Braga, Portugal
59 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we liked the balconies and the apt has a good airco as well
really nice apartment with great bed fully equipped kitchen and two balconies we really enjoyed staying here
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and open
it was clean comfortable and had a good public transportation connectivity
the apartment is nice and clean and can fit up to 4 people
Host:
nuno was a great host
nuno is a great host
nuno was a great host answering any questions we sent him right away
nuno is a friendly and communicative host
this is a wonderful apartment and nuno is a fantastic host very comfortable stay
Location:
the location is good
the apartment is just outside the central city about a 20 minute walk from the lovely old city
braga is a beautiful city and you are close to guimaraes barcelos and geres
it has a great restaurant in the neighbourhood which has a takeaway as well
it's one of the best places for inl visitors
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9. Private room

Coming in a number eight is a private room located just outside the city centre. Head to the centre and explore some of the Roman ruins, such as the Roman Thermae of Maximinus, remains of what was once a public bathhouse. On a nice day, you can also go for a stroll through the Garden of Santa Barbara. And when you’d like to stay near home, enjoy a meal at the local Brazilian restaurant Restaurante Culinárias Tropical.

The private room has two beds and can sleep up to four guests. There’s free parking on site, so you won’t have to carry luggage too far. You’re welcome to use the full kitchen if you’d like to cook your own meals. There’s even an indoor fireplace if the nights get cool and you want to stay warm and cosy.

Brown room
Braga, Portugal
33 reviews
Private room in townhouse 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean and spatious perfectly equipped and i left with great memories
Host:
good advice from the host on what to visit when
marta and marco are simply the best hosts you could ever dream of
marco e marta are great hosts the are friendly kind and hospitable
they were also very helpful and gave me a tour of guimaraes where we also had dinner
Location:
i definetely reccomend the place and hope to come back on our next visit to braga
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10. Two-bedroom flat

This flat will put you perfectly placed to enjoy all that Braga offers. Start your day off at NATA Lisboa, a cafe serving up excellent coffee and breakfast. Then, head to Biscainhos Museum. This museum is housed within a Baroque Palace, and features glassware, ceramics, and furniture. If you like history, you’ll also want to check out the Roman Thermae of Maximinus, the remains of a Roman public bath which existed during the 1st-3rd centuries.

The flat can sleep up to five guests in two bedrooms. There’s free parking on site, so you won’t have to worry about carrying your luggage too far. The kitchen has all the essentials, so you can make your own meals when you’d prefer to eat in. And there’s wireless internet and cable TV.

Stay in the heart of Braga | Historic place
Braga, Portugal
60 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Beautiful Braga

If you like history, you’ll certainly enjoy yourself in the city of Braga! Between historic churches, Roman ruins, and a wide range of museums to explore, there’s plenty to explore! And there’s plenty of Airbnb vacation rentals to chose from as well, whether you need a simple private room or a larger flat. So book your favourite rental today and start planning your trip to Braga!

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Nicole is an American expat living in London, England. When she moved from the midwest to London in 2012, it was her first time leaving the US. She has traveled steadily since then, making trips...Read more

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