Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Espinho, Portugal - Updated 2023

airbnb Espinho
Irwan Shah
Irwan Shah 
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The beautiful Portuguese city of Espinho is famous for its beach resort and legal gambling. It is also known as Portugal’s volleyball capital. The area was once a simple fishing village but has since transformed into a distinct destination of its own, drawing tourists. The city also plays host to an international animation festival, Festival Internacional de Cinema de Animação, which attracts a lot of people from the industry every year in June. You can enjoy the southern European sun and walk along the beach while hearing the waves crashing by. We’ve compiled a top 10 list of Airbnb accommodations here to make your stay an unforgettable experience.

1. Charming apartment in Espinho (from USD 70)

This comfy apartment is set right in the heart of Espinho. There are loads of shops, restaurants, and cafes near you, and the beach is only minutes away. The local train station isn’t far out – it’s easily accessible by walking. The apartment is equipped with free WiFi, and you can use the kitchen, too. If you’ve got someone who’s wheelchair-bound, the apartment is wheelchair-accessible to allow ease of access. The whole place is equipped with essentials that you need to ensure that you have a great experience here.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
252 meters (0.2 mi) from Casino Espinho
146 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is very comfortable and full of natural light and we slept so well
this apartment is a gem in a great location lots of space and great amenities
the apartment is is the perfect place to enjoy the town and it was nice and quiet
the apartment was very clean modern and comfortable
the apartment is modern and clean
it has everything and is clean spacious and cozy
the apartment was very nice and perfectly clean
apartment was very nice bright and clean and was perfect for us
great host and wonderful community
the host is very welcoming and helpful
the hosts were very friendly and helpful
she was very considerate friendly and accommodations
very nice apartement and great host
great location for shops cafes/restaurants and close to railway
the location is good close to the beach and shops
magnificent pastry shop/cafe just around the corner
it was an easy walk to the apartment from the train station and easy check-in with sandra
great experience beautiful apartment with a great location
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2. Cozy room by the beach (from USD 50)

This place is ideal for couples who are on a holiday together. Stay in a classic Portuguese villa and immerse yourself in a blend of a classic and contemporary atmosphere. The beach is only a two-minute walk away while other facilities such as the supermarket, bakery, and train station are also nearby. It’s quite a neat room where you can retire for the night or simply hang out on the balcony and watch the locals going about their business.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
183 meters (0.2 mi) from Casino Espinho
121 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in cottage 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was nice and has a little balcony
we had a really nice stay at vitors apartment
vitor's place is exactly as on the images a nice large room which was comfortable to stay in
everything was clean and good
everything was clean and he helped where he could
the flat is very clean and nice
everything in the house was clean and well organized
room was as clean as it can be and well equipped definitely a recommendation
vitor was a really great host
vitor is a superb host
vitor is a very lovely host
vitor is a very nice host with a very nice house
vitor is a great and superfriendly host
great location onyl 3 minutes walking distance to the beach
good place near the beach
great place to stay centrally located
so close to the beach and easy to walk anywhere
perfect location near the beach and parking available
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3. Charming beach house in Oporto (from USD 352)

Stay in a well furnished 150-year-old house complete with a beautiful garden outside. The beach is just around the corner, allowing you ease of access to it anytime you want. The house is located in Praia da Granja, a historic seaside village where you can ease into the local atmosphere. The house has five bedrooms, which allow up to nine guests at a time. Despite the house’s age, the place is fully modernized with WiFi and other essentials.

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3.62 km (2.3 mi) from Casino Espinho
106 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 9 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really nice atmosphere everything was well organized for us and the garden was great to have breakfast
really nice place and old clean elegance and spacious house muy confortable
maria was an amazing host making time to show us around her lovely home
maria and eduardo were great hosts
maria was a great host and did a perfect job to welcome us
the host was friendly and it was as advertised
maria and her son were very helpful and very quick to respond t our requests such as arranging taxis
it is close to the local railway station which offers good services to the center of porto
the location is fantastic - near trains beach porto etc
the house is beautiful with so much character and so close to the beach
the location is very close to the beach and can easily be reached by public transport
we thought the value was great and we can have a house so close to porto
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4. Apartment in the heart of Espinho (from USD 87)

This apartment is great if you’d like to stay in a place without crowds of tourists nearby. Located at the seaside, you’re less than a 30-minute train ride away from Porto’s historic center and just a stone’s throw away from the beach. There is a nice terrace where you can hang out and get some sunshine or simply have your morning coffee there. The bedroom here is equipped with a double bed.There are also two more beds – a sofa bed an single bed – in the common area. If you have pets, feel free to bring them along with you.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
852 meters (0.6 mi) from Casino Espinho
57 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it has a great balcony where i had breakfast in the morning
the photos are a true depiction of the apartment and what a beautiful experience we had
the apartment has everything you need + very clean modern light spacious
he was a very welcoming host
and ricardo is the best host we had while staying at airbnb apartments
everything was super neat and perfectly placed
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5. A nice little apartment

This apartment is situated near the city center and only 15 minutes away from the sea. The train station is also nearby, which allows you to walk there with ease. If you’re into gambling, the casino is close by. The area where you’ll stay at has a lot of facilities such as a supermarket, restaurants, and cafes. You can use the kitchen here, and the WiFi is good.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
771 meters (0.5 mi) from Casino Espinho
21 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
espinho is definitely a place to recommend and maria the host of choice merci beaucoup
great location lots of room and all the facilities for a home cooking
maria delivered everything to make our stay unforgetable location is fantastic close to the beach and shops
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6. A seaside and garden house - Oporto

This property is the perfect place if you’d like to have the beach and the sea right by your doorstep. Located in a village, Praia da Granja, you can experience the local fishing village atmosphere away from the city or simply take a stroll along a wooden path by the beach. You’re also a few minutes away from the local train station and other facilities such as the bakery, bars, and restaurants. If you want, you can even rent out bicycles and surfboards from your host for you to use during your time here. The WiFi here is great and you can use the kitchen to cook your meals for yourself or your family.

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Praia da Granja , Porto, Portugal
4.81 km (3.0 mi) from Casino Espinho
85 reviews  
Entire house 9 Beds 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the only thing that would make things even more comfortable on the hot nights would be some fans/air con
we had lots of space and enjoyed the big table in the kitchen and the comfortable living room
the house is great with lots of room and looks exactly like the pictures
clean cosy with good wi-fi plenty of space and very close to the sea
the kitchen fully and absolute well equipped
very clean and comfortable and homely
everything is nice and clean
it is ample clean with all you need
the casa is recently remodeled with every modern convenience in a clean spacious building
the house is spacious very clean and the location is great
tomãs was a great host
tomas was a fantastic host
lovely and relaxing place and tomas is an attentive host
the portugese people are very nice and sooo kind
tomas was a great host too
the perfect location for a summer holiday
it's perfectly close to the sea only 3 mins walk
we had a lovely time the location was great
the house is a great location- especially for kids as it’s near the beach and a pool
we did love that we could easily walk to and from the train station for day trips
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7. A little apartment near the sea - Espinho

This quaint apartment is located conveniently near the sea and only 25 minutes away to Porto via the train. There are three bedrooms in total. You can use the kitchen here to cook your meals. If you’re here with elderly family members, they can use the lift in this apartment. The WiFi here is fantastic. There are various other essentials ready for your use.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
328 meters (0.3 mi) from Casino Espinho
30 reviews  
Entire apartment 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
amazing place very clean and spacious
beautiful apartment clean and with good position
comfortable clean and great location
the apartment is very spacious comfortable and clean located near the beach
house is really clean and comfortable in a perfect location
the owner is helpful and nice
a perfect apartament great host and lovely town
the host was very welcoming and arranged to meet and greet us at the apartment
she spoke excellent english and gave us some helpful local information
the host was supper nice and since our stay was for 10 days offered a cleaning half way
great central location
really lovely location for our stay in esphino
excellent location close to the beach city centre and the local markets (a must visit)
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8. Porta33 penthouse

Stay in the middle of the action at the historical center of Porto. Located just a short train ride away from the Espinho beach area, Porta33 Penthouse is the ideal place for you to soak in the culture and the atmosphere in this beautiful Portuguese city. Shops and restaurants are very easy to find here, leaving you spoilt for choice with all kinds of cuisines. There is one bedroom with both a double bed and a single bed and you can also lounge out in the open at the balcony. Pets are allowed in this place and their WiFi is great. The kitchen is available for you to use as well as other amenities.

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Porto, Porto District, Portugal
15.38 km (9.6 mi) from Casino Espinho
591 reviews  
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the penthouse is gorgeous with great views comfy beds and a balcony facing the beautiful sao bento station
clean and bright apartment with great views from the balcony
beautiful apartment just as described
great apartment with fantastic location and beautiful views of the city
great light filled apartment in excellent central location
- it needs a deep clean
the apartment was pretty clean however noticed left over long hair strewn throughout
the apartment was clean and looks exactly like the photos
i highly recommend her home - it’s clean and surrounded by restaurants
the carpets could really use a steam clean and the shower needs a scrub
mariana had great local tips and she was a great host
mariana and filomena were great hosts
lastly mariana was very communicative and provided us with some excellent restaurant recommendations in porto
mariana is a great host with a great place to stay in porto
the hosts are amazing and even went out their way to help organise parking about 2 min away
perfect location right across from sao bento station
great location just above sao bento train station
amazing location and ambiance
great location and very central to all the main attractions
the location of this apartment is amazing
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9. A nice holiday apartment

The central location of this apartment makes it easy for you to walk to the beach. The train station is also nearby. You can ride the train to visit other parts of the city. There are two bedrooms here that are equipped with double beds each. There is also an extra single bed in one of the rooms. You can bring along your pet to this apartment. If you’re driving, you can park your car at the premises.

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Espinho, Aveiro, Portugal
350 meters (0.3 mi) from Casino Espinho
28 reviews  
Private room in apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
on a good note the wifi was fast and the tv had some options
the house is spacious and in a good location however the smell when entering was overwhelmingly stuffy
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10. A seaside and summer house

The accommodation is located within minutes from Aguda beach and Praia da Aguda, perfect for beach lovers and culture enthusiasts. If you’re here with a big family, the whole place can accommodate up to 10 people in five different bedrooms. You can have a meal outside in the huge backyard or simply hang out there and catch some sun. You’re also close to a local fish market. WiFi is available throughout the house, and you’re free to use the kitchen as well.

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Arcozelo, Porto, Portugal
4.13 km (2.6 mi) from Casino Espinho
60 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ideal for families and large parties with its roomy patio table tennis and bbq
there is a full kitchen tons of space and a great outdoor area
it was all very clean
it is exactly as described very clean and in a very quiet and safe neighbourhood
the house is really pretty and very well equipated and also very clean
the house was beautiful clean and had everything you needed for a perfect stay at oporto
house: everything was perfectly clean
rita is a perfect host that answers all your questions
rita is an amazing host
they were super helpful through the process
rita was the perfect host and always available throughout our stay
by far the best host for our airbnb experience
ideal location between granja and aguda and walking distance from the beach
close to beach train station and shops and restaurants -really enjoyed our stay
station is near from the house and we went twice in the center of porto really easily
the house is super close to the train station and it is an easy ride into porto
there is a lovely boardwalk that you can walk or ride bikes along the beach
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Surf it up in Espinho

With our top 10 list of Airbnb accommodations, you’ll be sure to have a great time in this beautiful Portugese city. So what are you waiting for? It’s time for you to book your accommodation and fly to this charming place.

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