Popular Lettings in Ericeira
Highlights in Ericeira
- World Surfing Reserve
- Magnificent beaches
- Old town with charm
- Fish and seafood dishes
Most popular in Ericeira
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Ericeira
You've been dreaming of surfing on the beaches of Ericeira all year? Holidu allows you to find the best offers of holiday rentals between private individuals so that you can find an accommodation completely adapted to your preferences and your budget. You can choose from an infinite number of tourist rentals for less than 50 euros in the heart of the old town, with capacity for 2, 4 and 6 people. Ideal for couples, families and groups of friends. And if you want to come with your dog, no problem, as many rentals in Ericeira allow pets. All of them very close to the beach. But you will also find a multitude of cottages and villas on the outskirts of Ericeira, perfect for those seeking tranquillity. Most of them have a garden and swimming pool, which makes them perfect for a holiday in July or August. Don't wait any longer to book your rental in Ericeira!Why book a letting in Ericeira?
Ericeira has undergone an impressive transformation throughout the 20th century, from a small fishing village to one of the main tourist centres in the area. In spite of which, it still conserves some very original characteristics and a very particular atmosphere. Its beaches are frequented almost all year round. It is considered one of the best places in the whole European continent for the practice of surfing, being especially remarkable the Ribera d'Ilhas Beach, where every year one of the World Surfing Championship competitions is held. Added to this is the charm of the old town itself and its exquisite seafood cuisine, with plenty of fish and fresh seafood dishes. What are you waiting for to book your rental in Ericeira?
Holidays in Ericeira
The area and how to find your way around
Located west of Portugal, just 35 km from Lisbon, 18 km from Sintra and 8 km from Mafra, Ericeira is a charming seaside town of approximately 10,300 inhabitants that forms part of the Lisbon district.The best areas to rent a letting in Ericeira
Ericeira offers the perfect combination of Portuguese tradition and the sophisticated surfing environment, from popular fishermen's houses to trendy cafes and pubs. Obviously, if you arrive attracted by its surf beaches, the best option is to rent a letting near the beach Ribeira d'Ilhas, if it can be in first line so that you do not have to carry too much time with the board. But if you are organizing a family beach holiday, the best thing is to look for a letting near the beach of Los Pescadores, with calmer waters. And if you prefer the tranquillity of the surroundings, you will find many cottages and chalets to stay in.
Types of travellers and activities
Ericeira is one of the capitals of European surfing. An ideal destination for those looking for epic waves. One of the first world reserves of surfing, where some of the best European surfers reside, such as Tiago Pires (best Portuguese surfer in history) or Gony Zubizarreta. Beaches that seem sculpted by surfing, with good atmosphere and high quality waves that await fans to enjoy life with a board. If you decide to rent a letting in Ericeira, beaches such as São Lourenço, dos Coxos, da Ribeira d'Ilhas, da Pedra Branca, do Matadouro or da Foz do Lizandro will allow you to enjoy emotions and sensations like never before experienced.
Did you know that in Ericeira children and local people are educated to keep beaches clean and to respect the environment? An example of this are the sculptures that we can find in the city made with the garbage from the beach.
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Not only do surfers enjoy the beaches of Ericeira, but in summer there are also many families and young people who come to it for its beaches. The most popular is that of the Fishermen, with beautiful landscapes, deep cliffs and views of the port. Protected from strong regional winds, making it ideal for bathing.2. Take a stroll along the promenade
Going for a walk by the sea is one of the greatest pleasures offered by this small Portuguese town. From the viewpoint of the Ermida de San Sebastião to the area of Las Furna you can see strange and beautiful rock formations where both fishermen and lovers come.3. Lose yourself in the church district
The church district is a beautiful area to get lost in. With labyrinthine cobbled streets, flanked by charming traditional little houses of white and blue that are grouped around the church.4. Try their exquisite fish and seafood dishes
In the city's numerous restaurants and seafood restaurants you can sample a wide variety of fresh fish and seafood dishes, including head soup, seafood puree and caldeirada frangi.5. Mingle with the locals at the Santiago Fair
If you want to enjoy lively parties, don't miss the Feira de Ericeira, held on 25 July. So popular that the locals nickname the month of July "the month of the fair". Cars and street vendors come to town with all sorts of products you can buy.