Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Lousa

The area's history and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lousa. This city's hiking, mountain views and parks draw many visitors. Old Cathedral of Coimbra and Santa Cruz Church are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lousa

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lousa a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Portugal dos Pequenitos (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Biological Park of Serra da Lousa (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Lousa

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lousa is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Senhora da Piedade River Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Serpin River Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Peneda River Beach (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Jardim Botanico (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Jardim da Manga (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Fraga da Pena Waterfall (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)

Where to stay around Lousã?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 208 holiday lettings near Lousã. From 69 Houses to 37 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lousã for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Castle of Lousa: 281 holiday lettings
  • Serra da Estrela: 212 holiday lettings
  • National Forest of Bussaco: 191 holiday lettings
  • Palacio do Bucaco: 199 holiday lettings
  • Pedrogao Grande Park: 201 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lousã 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 Lousã?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 69 Houses in Lousã. Our other popular types of Lousã holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Country houses: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lousã?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 82 holiday homes with pool available in Lousã. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.