Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Joao Pessoa

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Joao Pessoa. Renowned for its parks, coral reefs and snorkeling, this city welcomes all visitors. Cabo Branco Science and Arts Station and Jacare Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Joao Pessoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Joao Pessoa is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jacare Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Solon de Lucena Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Arruda Camara Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Joao Pessoa Botanical Garden (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Manaira Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tambau Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)

Transportation to and around Joao Pessoa

The nearest airport is in Joao Pessoa (JPA-Presidente Castro Pinto Intl.), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Joao Pessoa Station, Joao Pessoa Mandacaru Station and Joao Pessoa Ilha do Bispo Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around João Pessoa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 298 holiday lettings near João Pessoa. From 43 Houses to 226 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 João Pessoa is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to João Pessoa?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in João Pessoa:

  • Cabo Branco: 150 holiday homes
  • Miramar: 119 holiday homes
  • Tambaú: 119 holiday homes
  • Castelo Branco: 20 holiday homes
  • Manaíra: 125 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to João Pessoa? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in João Pessoa. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Joao Pessoa Ilha do Bispo Station: 313 holiday lettings
  • Manaira Shopping Mall: 312 holiday lettings
  • Seixas Point: 314 holiday lettings
  • Benjamim Maranhao Botanical Garden: 314 holiday lettings
  • Central Market: 313 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around João Pessoa listed on 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 João Pessoa?

Yes, of course. offers 43 Houses in João Pessoa. Our other popular types of João Pessoa holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 226 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 239 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in João Pessoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 205 holiday homes with pool available in João Pessoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.