Are you frantically searching for some great summer vibes? This beautiful seaside city in Portugal bordering Porto in the south is a perfect holiday destination where you can breathe in the fresh sea breeze, eat the best seafood (especially fish), and chase the waves. Matosinhos is also the main beach of Porto. You will love the long stretch of golden sand with innumerable small cafés for your refreshment. A visit to the Pool of the Tides is a must. A big hit particularly during summer, the pool is made of a number of saltwater pools, and there is even one for kids. You will find several top chefs of Porto stocking up their collection of shellfish and fresh fish. Although you may not purchase anything, it is still an excellent place to work up your appetite for a delicious lunch, take photographs, or take a stroll across the Lavra neighborhood. Check out the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Matosinhos, Portugal, below.
Welcome to this recently renovated apartment located close to the city beach called “Leca da Palmeira.” The rental can accommodate up to seven guests. You can reach Alexa Beach within seven to eight minutes on foot. The property is located in the Porto District/Matosinhos area. You can reach the nearest airport within 20 minutes by car and Porto downtown by half an hour. The apartment offers three furnished bedrooms and two bathrooms. It has lovely back gardens and a charming front. The nearest shopping mall that includes a cinema is at a convenient distance of 2 km (1.24 miles) from the property. There are many bakery stores, cafés, and grocery stores near the apartment. This pet-friendly property also offers free parking for your vehicle.
Top guest reviewslovely stylish apartment with interesting furniture and artworkhuge and comfortable flat with view on green areas all arounda charming place to stay lots of nice old portuguese furniture and ornate bedsgreat apartment lots of space and light and in a very nice areathe apartment was very spacious cool (ie didn't need aircon even on hot days) and beautifully furnishedimmaculately clean as wellclean as a whistleclean tidy and elegantgood clean and comfortable bedsthe apartment was clean and well equipped and communication with joao was good
Host:thank the owner for the hospitality and quick response to all questionsfriendly and attentive ownersjoao was a great hostjoao was very helpfuljoao is an excellent hostRead more reviewsgreat house in quite comfortable location and great restaurantes near byit was easy to access from the metro and a 10-minute walk to the beachit was located in the perfect place to see porto and matosinhosperfectly placed for exploring this area and easy access into the heart of porto by bus or trainbeautiful apartment in a convenient location
Located near the Matosinhos Sul Subway Station, this private room can accommodate two guests. The apartment is located only some steps away from the famous Matosinhos Beach. It also enjoys proximity to many good restaurants. You can reach downtown Porto and Sa Carneiro Airport within minutes from here. The lovely city park is only a few steps away from this Airbnb. It is ideal for business travelers, individual adventurers, and couples. The property features one-and-a-half bathrooms, two modern bedrooms, and a contemporary kitchen. This kid/family-friendly apartment also offers free Wi-Fi and parking.
Top guest reviewsthe bedroom was lovely as the apartment which has a sunny patio and a spacious bathroomthe apartment was clean and comfortablethe place is sparkling cleanthere was so much room and it was very cleanthe apartment is extremely clean the rooms a very nice size with a very comfortable bedspacious and clean appointed with everything a traveler needs
Host:it's a great home with lovely hostsshe was warm friendly and excited to share the city with mei recommand and host is sweetjoao and diana made themselves available as needed were helpful and responsivei highly recommend the place and the hostsRead more reviewsexcellent location i proximity to beach and metrolocation is great - right next to the metro stop which is very convinientbeing so close to the beach and the metro was another huge plusthe apartment is perfectly located for vacations: close to the subway beach and restaurantsdi and jo's place was really nice and in a great location
Situated just meters away from Matosinhos Beach, this contemporary apartment promises a wake-up call with the sound of the sea breeze in the morning. At night, you can fall asleep to the tranquility and serenity of the surroundings. The apartment features one bedroom and one bathroom, along with facilities, such as an equipped kitchen, a garage, a cable TV, and access to wireless internet.
Top guest reviewsthe bed was comfortable the small table in the sun room cozy and the parking space convenientwe found it clean and tidythe flat was clean and perfect for my week tripflat was as described nice and clean we really enjoyed itgreat host nice place clean and ideally locatednice apartment clean and tidy and good location to the beach & restaurants etc
Host:the host are very kindi liked the locked main door and lift to the hostand if you still need something extra i’m sure the hosts will be at your serviceplace was wonderful susana is a very helpful hostgood also the communication with the host via (hidden by airbnb)Read more reviewsgreat location and safe apartment in a nice blockgreat location - near the metro small shops restaurants and the beachthis place is well located near a supermarket and a mcdonald the location is also near a public transportit's also very close to awesome long beachnice appartment and perfect location : a short walk to the beach and 20 minutes from porto centre
Have a delightful stay at this comfortable house that is within close proximity to the beach. Providing one bedroom and one bathroom, the house is most ideal for two people. However, if you are traveling with two extra people, they can enjoy a comfortable rest on the sofa bed. The beach house is also equipped with a kitchen and wireless internet.
Top guest reviewsthe place is stylish and cozy with nice amenitieswe stayed with 4 adults and had enough space in the apartment for a one week holidayaround the apartment are many good fish restaurants with a charcoal ovenit was very clean and very comfortableit’s a beautiful and clean apartment within 5 minthe apartment was very cleanthe apartment was very clean stylish and comfysuper nice little apartment five mins from the grocery store cafes and the beach very clean and nicely decorated
Host:in addition mario was simply a great host with all tipsmário was very helpful and replied quickly to all questions/requestsmario was a friendly host and always reachable if we had any kind of questionsmário is very responsive and helpfulmario is such a fantastic host he accommodated our midnight arrival and early morning departureRead more reviewsgreat location walking distance from the beachmarios place is super stylish and well located for the beach and close to all the lovely fish restaurantsthe location is perfect just a short walk to the beach and all the fish restaurantsthe metro stop is also less than 5 minutes away so it's really easy to get into portowe choose it for both reasons styling an location and our expections were completely fulfilled
Enjoy a relaxed and peaceful stay at this quiet apartment that comes with one bedroom and one bathroom to accommodate either couples or solo adventurers. Sleep like a baby on the super comfortable king bed and wake up in the morning to the natural sunlight that penetrates through the large window. Prepare a light breakfast and make your morning coffee in the kitchen. You can also sit back and relax in the spacious balcony, as you watch people pass by.
Top guest reviewsthe flat was very clean and spaciousthe apartment is very spacious and sparkling cleanit was really big and really cleanthe space was clean spacious and had everything needed for a comfortable stay including a well equipped kitchen
Host:luisa is a very nice hostluisa was a very welcoming hostluisa is a lovely hostluisa was a great hostlouisa was a great hostRead more reviewsgood stay in a great locationthe location is really the highlightcentral easy to get there everything around porto closefantastic location with everything we needed at handgreat location near to the ocean and close to a large range of restaurants and cafes
Enjoy a relaxed stay at this simple yet comfortable apartment, from which the sea can be reached within a quick drive. Providing one bedroom and one bathroom, the apartment is most suitable for solo travelers or couples. As a guest, feel free to access the entire space and use the facilities provided, such as the equipped kitchen and wireless internet connection.
Top guest reviewslovely apartments with all the basic amenities that you needexcellent wifi comfortable and clean with good facilities although we were missing a sink plug and toilet rollroom space is good with enough facilitiesvery clean and comfortablethe apartment is very clean and tidythe apartment is near metro station in a modern house with elevator very clean 2 towels per person
Host:francisco is a super host very friendly responds within secondsfrancisco was a very good host he helped us organise taxis and was very helpfulgreat host nice apartment in calm part of the citythe host arranged his wife help to clean to make me check in earlier as possiblefrancisco was an amazing host he’s super helpful and communication was super fast and goodRead more reviewsreally great apartment and close to portothere is easy access to the centre of porto and is in walking distance to the beacheasy to get to porto with metroeasy free street parking right next to the housegood location very friendly host
This apartment in Matosinhos has a modern decor and can sleep up to four guests. The property is perfect for a few friends or a family on a short holiday. It has a well-equipped kitchen. The pet and family-friendly property is just a stone’s throw from the beach. It is also close to some excellent restaurants, Lidless and metro stop.
Top guest reviewscomfortable and homey apartment with viewsthe view of the sea from the bedroom colours the mornings on waking in the comfortable bedi loved the very functional kitchen and its homely touch of tables covers coloured bowls etcthe furniture is very nice a very well equipped kitchen all in all a very cosy appartmentcharming apartment modern and comfyit's really beautiful clean and perfectly equipped
Host:lovely apartment and brilliant hostgisela is a super kind hostgisela was a caring and helpful hostthanks gisela for being the perfect hostbest of all was gisela's hospitality a truly ideal host highly recommend this listingRead more reviewsthe location is wonderfulit was easy taking the metro to the airport tooa wonderful place to stay close to the beach in matosinhosfantastic location close to metro stop and several supermarkets and of course the beachthe apartment is perfectly located in matosinhos near the beach and a street full of authentic seafood restaurants
Enjoy comfort and convenience in this radiant apartment big enough to entertain four people. It features a bright and airy open-plan apartment with a comfy sofa bed, an indoor fireplace, and a flat-screen TV. The spacious kitchen is clean and has all the basic cookware, a washing machine, and a dryer for laundry. Sleep soundly in the bedroom with a double bed land a wardrobe. This property is conveniently a walking distance to the bay and port area.
Top guest reviewsit is bright and has a lot of facilities eg washing machine and a sofa bedclean and everything you needRead more reviewsvery nice location easy and accessible very close to shops and restaurantsgreat location metro beach and shops nearbyver good location big apartament administrate by a rental servicethis aparment is at a stunning location right by matosinhos beach with all the amenities in a close proximity
Situated adjacent to the sea and the park, this modern apartment promises a delightful stay in nature. Not only that, but it is also close to public transportation and several restaurants, so you can enjoy the perfect combination of a rural and city vacation. Offering two comfortable beds, the apartment is excellent for four people. Other facilities you can enjoy include a modern bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and access to wireless internet.
6.9 km (4.3 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsthe apartment is gorgeous spacey and a superb view from the balconysparkling well-equipped apartment with an amazing view of the matosinhos beachthe apartment is well equipped and the view from the balcony is great for watching the local surferswe had a great stay in the sealine apartment in matosinhosthe apartment is spacious and has a great balcony looking onto the beachthe place was very clean and nicethe flat is bright clean and well maintainedestela’s apartment is clean pretty and relatively large with a full kitchenestala is the perfect host the apartment is super clean and very well placed for the beach
Host:our host was absolutely wonderfulhonest and welcoming host thanksthe owner is a very helpful ladyestela is the best host you can possibly dream ofestela is quick at communicating and a great hostRead more reviewsgreat location very nice apartmentgreat location tidy apartment comfortable bedthe location it's perfect if you want to be near the beachestela’s place is lovely super close to the beach and metro stopwe were right on the beach had access to the grocery store and excellent restaurants close by
Enjoy luxury accommodations in this sleek one-bedroom apartment that can accommodate up to four guests. Walk into a stylish living room with a leather sectional, a flat-screen TV, and an indoor fireplace. Make your way to the spacious bedroom, complete with a double bed, a wardrobe, and an ensuite bathroom. Notice the charming Art Deco light fixtures in the apartment that make the rest of the apartment’s furnishings pop. The kitchen is spacious and has marble countertops and all the necessary cookware you would need to whip up a feast. The building itself has a swimming pool, a gym, and a sauna for guests to take full advantage of during their stay.
Leça da Palmeira, Porto, Portugal
8.28 km (5.2 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsincredible apartment with great views towards the seathe view from the bathroom is magnificenta room with a very nice view over the portthe apartment was in a lovely quiet area with amazing viewseverything was very clean and the comunication was perfect
Host:our check-in service was done in person and was friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsthis was a perfect locationwe were only about 15 minutes walk away from the seafront and beach- the beaches are beautiful
It is a bright and spacious private room in an apartment in Matosinhos. The room features a private bathroom and is only about a minute’s walk from the nearest beach. Other amenities such as McDonald’s, lidless supermarket, ATM, tube, cafés, restaurants, and bus station are all in proximity. The room can sleep two guests and is ideal for a couple or a solo traveler. The host also offers such amenities as heating, a well-furnished kitchen, and Wi-Fi access. The house has a warm atmosphere and is very tidy.
7.0 km (4.4 mi) from Livraria Lello
Located in one of the best localities in the city of Matosinhos, this one-bedroom apartment can accommodate up to three.people. You can reach the nearest beach within five minutes on foot. Other popular destinations such as the city center and the nearest metro are just a few minutes’ walk away. It’s a perfect beach apartment and an ideal base to explore Porto and the rest of northern Portugal with a small group of friends or a family of three. Spacious and modern, the apartment features a bedroom with quality furniture and contemporary decor and a bathroom. The Airbnb offers a furnished kitchen and Wi-Fi access for the convenience of its guests.
7.52 km (4.7 mi) from Livraria Lello
This private room in the city of Matosinhos is ideal for two guests and offers a well-furnished bedroom and two private baths. It is situated within walking distance from the Praia and also enjoys proximity to supermarket, shops, cafés, and restaurants. The host offers many amenities including a fully furnished kitchen and parking space for your car absolutely free of cost. The property is located close to the ocean and a subway station.
7.09 km (4.5 mi) from Livraria Lello
Accommodating four guests, this apartment enjoys an excellent location near the beach in the city of Matosinhos. It features two modern bedrooms and a toilet. The apartment is located only a couple of stops away from Matosinhos playa. You can reach the nearest metro station within a few minutes. Feel free to drive here in your own car as a free parking space is available right in front of the apartment. The guests can access the kitchen for preparing their meals in this pet-friendly home. You can also use its Wi-Fi facility to connect to the Internet.
6.1 km (3.8 mi) from Livraria Lello
This conveniently located one-bedroom apartment in Matosinhos can sleep up to four guests. Offering all the essential amenities for a relaxed stay, it is located extremely close to the beach. You can reach the nearest metro station called Matosinhos Sul in less than five minutes. Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi facility in all sections of this apartment, which offers a double bedroom and a toilet for the guests. You can also access the property’s well-furnished kitchenette and living room. There is a television set with several international channels in the living room. It also has a comfy sofa cum bed, The kitchenette has various gadgets such as stove top, oven, toaster, microwave, water kettle, coffee maker, and more.
7.48 km (4.7 mi) from Livraria Lello
This beautiful fully furnished apartment in Matosinhos has a simple yet cozy decor. It can sleep up to six guests. It features two tastefully furnished bedrooms and two bathrooms. The rental is located within walking distance from the beach and the Matosinhos-South subway. There are good restaurants and a supermarket in the neighborhood. The host offers free WiFi access. The apartment also has a well-appointed kitchen that you can use.
Matosinhos, Porto, Portugal
7.3 km (4.6 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsthe apartment in reality is much nicer than shown in the photosit's clean comfortable spacious and well equippedthe flat was very clean spacious and very well locatedeverything was super recommended the apartment was nice and clean and the location is awesomeapartment was very clean and close to everything you needed
Host:joaquim is a great host easy to communicate and punctualjoaquim is a super nice and very helpful hostjoaquim is very nice and helpfulvery good host always communicating and waiting for us when we arrivedwe had a good stay i definetly recommend joaquim as hostRead more reviewsgreat location close to transport and airportspacious apartment in a fantastic locationbest location and value for money i have ever seen and highly recommend staying herelarge flat 'shabby chic' in a great location - the restaurant la lanterna next door is superit's a beautiful spacious very clean and very well equipped apartment located in an excellent place
This is a stylish and spacious one-bedroom apartment that can accommodate four people. It’s an ideal option for a small family or a group of friends. Sleeping arrangements include a double bed in the bedroom and a sofabed in the living room. A great feature of this apartment is the spacious terrace where you can relax and soak in some morning sun on the loungers. Head to the kitchen where you can prepare your meals, or have a glass of complimentary wine after a long day exploring the outdoors. This property sits right in the city center, making it easily accessible to several modes of transportation. Indeed, it’s a prime location for travelers keen on exploring other parts of Matosinhos.
Matosinhos, Porto, Portugal
7.39 km (4.6 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsgreat apartment with a fantastic rooftoploved this place the terrace was beautiful and the living room was confortablethe flat is quite modern and very cleanRead more reviewsvery well situated - walking distance from beach and metrolocation is excellent for those wanting activities in matosinhos region also the metro is 2min walk awaythe location was great for our purposes close to amenities and transportationthe location is perfect close to shops restaurants and the oceanhighly recommend this place - great location and a quiet building right by the beach
This is a luxury penthouse apartment in Porto that has been renovated as a duplex situated in one of the best locations in the city called Rua de Flores. It can sleep a maximum of three guests and offers a furnished bedroom and a bathroom. You will come across many good restaurants with different kinds of cuisines located at a stone’s throw from the property. The apartment enjoys an excellent location where you can find many attractions like Torre dos Clerigos, Avenida dos Aliados, and Se do Porto. They are all within walking distance from the property. The apartment also offers a furnished kitchen for the guests to cook if they so desire. The host allows you to bring your pets during your stay.
Porto, Porto District, Portugal
461 meters (0.3 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsthe penthouse is gorgeous with great views comfy beds and a balcony facing the beautiful sao bento stationclean and bright apartment with great views from the balconybeautiful apartment just as describedgreat apartment with fantastic location and beautiful views of the citygreat light filled apartment in excellent central location- it needs a deep cleanthe apartment was pretty clean however noticed left over long hair strewn throughoutthe apartment was clean and looks exactly like the photosi highly recommend her home - it’s clean and surrounded by restaurantsthe carpets could really use a steam clean and the shower needs a scrub
Host:mariana had great local tips and she was a great hostmariana and filomena were great hostslastly mariana was very communicative and provided us with some excellent restaurant recommendations in portomariana is a great host with a great place to stay in portothe hosts are amazing and even went out their way to help organise parking about 2 min awayRead more reviewsperfect location right across from sao bento stationgreat location just above sao bento train stationamazing location and ambiancegreat location and very central to all the main attractionsthe location of this apartment is amazing
Stay in this charming apartment in the heart of the city, complete with top-notch amenities and stylish interiors. It can sleep two people comfortably in a double bedroom. There is a kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals, as well as laundry facilities like a washer and dryer. Enjoy some morning sun and sip on your coffee in a private balcony while enjoying views of the city. There is a clean bathroom with a tub, shower, and toilet. This radiant rental home is conveniently just a 10-minute walk to the beach as well as a bus stop where you can hop on a city bus and explore the rest of what Matonsinhos has to offer.
Leça da Palmeira, Porto, Portugal
8.95 km (5.6 mi) from Livraria Lello
Top guest reviewsclean sheets and towelsit was very clean and we were very happy with our stay therewe lovedd our stay at this clean cute apartment
Host:the host was very nice and punctualthe host is kindly helpful within my staynice apartment near the beachand the communication with the host was excellentRead more reviewsvery nice flat close to the sea in a calm neighbourhoodlovely place good locationnice location without turists which makes you feel like localrey good location comfortable lots of spacenice flat with clean and equippedfacilities located in quiet and safe area very close to the beach
Majestic Matosinhos, Portugal
Chill by the sea, enjoy some great sightseeing and savor the exotic local and international delicacies. The city of Matosinhos, Portugal will leave you stunned and dazzled with its beauty. Go through the above list of Airbnb vacation rentals so that you can enjoy all the homely comforts even while being far off from your homes.
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