Destination guide

Why people love visiting remote Ilhabela

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Ilhabela. This relaxing city is known for its parks, beaches and spas. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Ilhabela

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ilhabela a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Narwhal Ilhabela (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Colonial Diver Ilhabela (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Boicucanga Beach (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Ilhabela

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, January, March and December are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 78°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ilhabela

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ilhabela is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vila Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Saco da Capela Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Santa Tereza Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Ponta do Pequea (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Saco do Indaia Beach (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Pequea Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)

Where to stay around Ilhabela?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,194 holiday lettings near Ilhabela. From 839 Houses to 188 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 Ilhabela is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ilhabela?

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 Ilhabela:

  • Veloso: 75 holiday homes
  • São Pedro: 42 holiday homes
  • Santa Tereza: 69 holiday homes
  • Pequeá: 119 holiday homes
  • Vila: 74 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 Ilhabela?

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

  • Sela Point: 1,986 holiday lettings
  • Bonete Beach: 1,124 holiday lettings
  • Sino Beach: 2,116 holiday lettings
  • Igreja Matriz em Ilhabela Plaza: 2,023 holiday lettings
  • Ilhabela Stadium: 1,865 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 839 Houses in Ilhabela. Our other popular types of Ilhabela holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 188 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 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 Ilhabela?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 585 holiday homes with pool available in Ilhabela. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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