Destination guide

The historic area of Guarda awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Guarda and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and history. Well known for its skiing, museums and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Guarda

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Guarda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Termas do Cró (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Ski Parque (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Ski resort of Serra da Estrela (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Guarda

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Guarda is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lopes da Costa Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Penhas da Saude (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Torre (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
  • Reserva Natural da Serra da Malcata (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
  • River Beach Loriga (26 mi / 41.9 km)

Transportation to and around Guarda

The nearest airport is in Viseu (VSE), located 35 mi (56.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Guarda Station.

Where to stay around Guarda?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 122 holiday lettings near Guarda. From 55 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Guarda is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Guarda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Guarda. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Museu da Guarda: 100 holiday lettings
  • Guarda Cathedral: 102 holiday lettings
  • Guarda Station: 95 holiday lettings
  • Serra da Estrela: 212 holiday lettings
  • Praca do Municipio: 138 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Guarda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Guarda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 55 Houses in Guarda. Our other popular types of Guarda holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Guarda?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Guarda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.