The Best Hotels in Sintra

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury, boutique and most charming hotels in Sintra for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Sintra Marmoris Palace

Rated 9.6 in 542 reviews

Sintra Marmoris Palace is a 19th-century manor house, which was completely refurbished in 2017, at just a 7-minute walk… See more

Sintra Marmoris Palace is a 19th-century manor house, which was completely refurbished in 2017, at just a 7-minute walk from the historical centre of Sintra. It features a heated swimming pool that is covered during Winter, is surrounded by a 14.000 m2 garden and has views over the Moorish Castle.

The luxurious rooms and suites are divided across the property's 2 buildings and include air conditioning and heating, wardrobes, and coffee machines. Some include a completely renovated marble bathroom with free Castelbel toiletries. Free WiFi is available.

Guests will have a complimentary welcome drink upon arrival. Every morning a reinvigorating breakfast buffet is served.

Sintra Marmoris Palace offers scenic views of the Sintra Cascais Natural Park and is surrounded by lush garden areas. The shared lounge offers comfortable sofas where guests can relax or read a book, and includes a flat-screen TV.

The property is a 2-minute walk from the Sintra Train Station and 210 metres from the Sintra National Library. The renowned Quinta da Regaleira is 2 km away and the iconic Palácio da Pena is 3 km away. Lisbon International Airport is a 25-minute drive away.

Rooms from $236

Tivoli Palácio de Seteais is an elegant 5-star hotel set in the mountainside of Sintra with privileged views of the… See more

Tivoli Palácio de Seteais is an elegant 5-star hotel set in the mountainside of Sintra with privileged views of the Moorish Castle and Pena Palace. It features a swimming pool, tennis courts and an equestrian centre.

The richly decorated rooms at the Tivoli Palácio hotel come with air conditioning, a minibar and satellite TV. Each features in-room internet access, private Nespresso machine and a rain shower in the bathroom. Many offer views across the Sintra Cascais Natural Park.

The Restaurant Seteais serves a fusion of Portuguese and International cuisine in a stylish and refined setting where guests may dine in one of the palace's ballroom or next to the pool bringing together stylish flavours and an idyllic scenario for an unforgettable night.

Guests can play tennis, relax on the pool-side sun terrace or enjoy a horse riding lesson. Hotel Tivoli Palácio de Seteais also offers an ideal location for hiking, with the National Park and Moorish Palace both within walking distance.

Hotel Tivoli can arrange a variety of local tours, including sailing, golfing and wine-tasting. The hotel is located 35 km from Lisbon Airport. Free private parking is available on site.

Rooms from $284

Penha Longa Resort

Rated 8.9 in 887 reviews

Penha Longa is an elegant palazzo-style estate situated among the rolling hills of the Sintra Cascais Nature Reserve… See more

Penha Longa is an elegant palazzo-style estate situated among the rolling hills of the Sintra Cascais Nature Reserve. The 5-star resort features a 27-hole championship golf course, a state-of-the-art 1,500m² spa centre, and three of nine dining experiences hold coveted Michelin stars.

All guest rooms feature private balconies, giving views across the landscaped gardens, swimming pools and golf courses. Beds are fitted with Egyptian cotton sheets, and all rooms are equipped with a Nespresso coffee machine, air conditioning, iPod docking station, a high-speed internet connection and a plasma-screen TV. Each room has a private bathroom, with Diptyque amenities

Penha Longa Resort has 9 restaurants, presenting a diverse range of cuisines and dining spaces. Perhaps the most famous of these is the recently-renovated Midori, Portugal's only michelin-starred Japanese restaurant. Also featured are Sergi Arola's LAB and Arola restaurants, The Eneko Lisboa restaurant, by chef Eneko Atxa, who currently holds 6 Michelin stars, brings fine dining options with local nuances, while the Basque restaurant recreates the typical Basque tavern cuisine. The Penha Longa Mercatto italian restaurant is also the site of the daily breakfast buffet, with scenic views over the Sintra mountains. And the AQUA poolside seasonal restaurant.

The resort's golf course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. and is in the top 30 in Continental Europe. The hotel has many recreation facilities, including indoor and outdoor pools, both tennis and squash courts, horse riding, fitness centre and a spa with treatments and an exclusive garden. A children’s playground, mini golf course and Kids' Club are also featured.

Penha Longa is in a prime location for hiking and cycling excursions. The resort is a 25-minute drive from the Lisbon International Airport.

Rooms from $218

Cedros Nature House

Farm stay

Rated 9.4 in 162 reviews

Located in the centre of Sintra, 1.8 km from Quinta da Regaleira and 1.3 km from Sintra National Palace, Cedros Nature… See more

Located in the centre of Sintra, 1.8 km from Quinta da Regaleira and 1.3 km from Sintra National Palace, Cedros Nature House provides accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and access to a garden with an outdoor swimming pool.

There is a private bathroom with shower in all units, along with free toiletries and a hairdryer.

The farm stay offers a à la carte or gluten-free breakfast.

A terrace is available for guests at Cedros Nature House to use.

Pena National Palace is 4.3 km from the accommodation, while Moors Castle is 1.5 km away. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 25 km from Cedros Nature House.

Rooms from $146

Sintra Boutique Hotel

Rated 9.1 in 1097 reviews

Located in centre of the historic UNESCO town of Sintra, this boutique hotel offers rooms and suites with views of the… See more

Located in centre of the historic UNESCO town of Sintra, this boutique hotel offers rooms and suites with views of the old town and Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. It has a landscaped garden where guests can relax at the courtyard bar.

The modern, spacious rooms contain flat-screen TVs and are all individually decorated. Each has a private bathroom which comes with free toiletries. Free Wi-Fi is also provided.

The Sintra Boutique Hotel offers an up scale restaurant serving contemporary Portuguese cuisine made from locally sourced ingredients. Breakfast can be prepared upon request.

The concierge can organise private guides for guests, including tours through palaces and museums and nature walks. The Sintra Natural Park 5 minutes away by car and the Praia Grande Beach is a 20-minute drive away.

Sintra Train Station is a 10-minute walk away. Free private parking is available on site and Lisbon International Airport is a 25-minute drive away.

Rooms from $142

Villa Bela Vista

Bed & breakfast

Rated 9.6 in 506 reviews

Situated 500 metres from the centre of Sintra, 800 metres from Quinta da Regaleira, Villa Bela Vista features… See more

Situated 500 metres from the centre of Sintra, 800 metres from Quinta da Regaleira, Villa Bela Vista features air-conditioned accommodation with a terrace, a garden and a shared lounge. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the property.

The bed and breakfast offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries, a hairdryer and shower. Some units have a balcony and/or a patio with city or mountain views.

Guests at Villa Bela Vista can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Sintra National Palace, Pena National Palace and Moors Castle. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 28 km from Villa Bela Vista.

Rooms from $138

Quinta das Pedras

Rated 10.0 in 113 reviews

Located near Sintra, 11 km from Moors Castle, Quinta das Pedras offers two bedrooms, an outdoor heated swimming pool… See more

Located near Sintra, 11 km from Moors Castle, Quinta das Pedras offers two bedrooms, an outdoor heated swimming pool between the months of May to September, free private parking, a shared lounge and a garden, all in an exclusive environment. The property is around 11 km from Pena National Palace, 11 km from Sintra National Palace and 11 km from Quinta da Regaleira. The air-conditioned rooms provide a garden view and come with a wardrobe and free WiFi.

The units at the guest house come with a seating area. At Quinta das Pedras every room includes a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a buffet breakfast.

The wellness area at Quinta das Pedras is comprised of a hot tub (service temporarily not available due to water shortage) and a sauna.

Olga Cadaval Cultural Centre is 10 km from the guest house, while Sintra Natural History Museum is 11 km away. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 12 km from Quinta das Pedras.

Rooms from $198

Quinta Verde Sintra - Casa de Campo

Rated 9.1 in 341 reviews

Located between the historic centre of Sintra and the Atlantic Ocean, Quinta Verde Sintra - Casa de Campo provides… See more

Located between the historic centre of Sintra and the Atlantic Ocean, Quinta Verde Sintra - Casa de Campo provides comfortable rooms with an outdoor swimming pool and sun terrace. The Old Town is 3.5 km away.

The homey rooms feature a flat-screen TV. The private bathrooms come with a bath, hairdryer and free toiletries. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.

Quinta Verde Sintra - Casa de Campo can provide guests with lunch and dinner service, always upon previous request. Other available services include massage, bike rental and personalized tours. Free private parking is available.

National Palace of Sintra is 5 km away. Praia Grande and Praia das Maçãs are 10 km away. Lisbon International Airport is 32 km away.

Rooms from $78

Rosegarden House - by Unlock Hotels

Rated 9.2 in 328 reviews

Rosegarden House - by Unlock Hotels has an outdoor swimming pool, garden, a shared lounge and terrace in Sintra… See more

Rosegarden House - by Unlock Hotels has an outdoor swimming pool, garden, a shared lounge and terrace in Sintra. Boasting a bar, the hotel is close to several noted attractions, around 1.9 km from Quinta da Regaleira, 1.4 km from Sintra National Palace and 1.4 km from Moors Castle. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

A buffet, continental or gluten-free breakfast is available each morning at the property. At the hotel you will find a restaurant serving international cuisine. Vegetarian and gluten-free options can also be requested.

Pena National Palace is 4.3 km from Rosegarden House - by Unlock Hotels, while Luz Football Stadium is 21 km from the property. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 25 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $94

Situated in Sintra, 500 metres from Sintra National Palace, Casa Holstein Quinta de Sao Sebastiao Sintra features… See more

Situated in Sintra, 500 metres from Sintra National Palace, Casa Holstein Quinta de Sao Sebastiao Sintra features accommodation with a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. Featuring a bar, the property is located within 1.2 km of Quinta da Regaleira. The air-conditioned rooms provide a mountain view and come with a desk and free WiFi.

At the guest house, the rooms come with a wardrobe. The rooms include a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. At Casa Holstein Quinta de Sao Sebastiao Sintra each room comes with bed linen and towels.

A buffet, continental or gluten-free breakfast is available each morning at the property.

Speaking German, English, Spanish and French, staff are willing to help at any time of the day at the reception.

Pena National Palace is 8.8 km from the accommodation, while Moors Castle is 10 km from the property. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 33 km from Casa Holstein Quinta de Sao Sebastiao Sintra.

Rooms from $133

Chalet Saudade

Rated 9.4 in 1598 reviews

Located in the centre of Sintra but away from the touristic venues, Chalet Saudade dates back to 19th century and offers… See more

Located in the centre of Sintra but away from the touristic venues, Chalet Saudade dates back to 19th century and offers scenic views of the surroundings. Free WiFi is available.

Chalet Saudade underwent a 5-year complete renovation and offers modern and comfortable accommodations, elegant living rooms with trompe l’œil frescoes and romantic gardens with antique water fountains and ponds. Rooms include tea making facilities.

Breakfast is served at Café Saudade, a coffee house located 50 metres away. Some rooms include a kitchenette.

With the Sintra Train Station and Bus Station 100 metres away, Chalet Saudade offers a privileged location for guests to explore the mystic places of Sintra. Pena National Palace is 5 km away and the Moors Castle is a 20-minute walk. Lisbon International Airport is 28 km away. Parking is available nearby, both free and at an extra fee, reservation is not possible.

Rooms from $77

Vila Gale Sintra

Rated 8.3 in 2236 reviews

Located in Várzea de Sintra, just a few minutes’ drive from Sintra’s town centre, the 5-star Vila Galé Sintra features… See more

Located in Várzea de Sintra, just a few minutes’ drive from Sintra’s town centre, the 5-star Vila Galé Sintra features an innovative health concept, designed for families and those into a strong wellness experience.

Rooms and suites at Vila Galé Sintra are carefully decorated and provide maximum comfort. Each accommodation is equipped with air conditioning, minibar, safety deposit box, flat-screen cable TV and free WiFi. The bathroom features a walk-in shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.

Both restaurants of the Vila Galé Sintra offer either an à la carte light gourmet or low-calorie buffet options together with far-reaching views of the Várzea de Sintra and the Pena Palace. In addition, healthcare services are available providing options for a healthy and balanced diet.

In addition, the Spa Satsanga includes a panoramic heated indoor pool, a sauna, a hot tub, a Turkish bath, a gym, a fitness area and a variety of therapies and rituals.

Other facilities include a beauty salon, laundry services, parking garage, adult and children outdoor swimming pools, a library, a children’s carrousel, NEP Kids Club with trampoline, 24-hour reception, 6 meeting rooms and a spacious hall for events.

Vila Galé Sintra is 33 km from Humberto Delgado International Airport and conveniently within a 25-minute drive from beaches like Praia das Maçãs, Adraga and Azenhas do Mar. Landmarks like Quinta da Regaleira, Pena Palace and Moors Castle are within 10 km.

Rooms from $146

Azenhas do Mar West Coast Design and Surf Villas

Apartments

Rated 9.4 in 650 reviews

Set 70 metres from Aguda Beach, Azenhas do Mar West Coast Design and Surf Villas offers air-conditioned accommodation… See more

Set 70 metres from Aguda Beach, Azenhas do Mar West Coast Design and Surf Villas offers air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi.

The apartment provides guests with a terrace, sea views, a seating area, cable flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge and a microwave, and a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. A stovetop and toaster are also featured, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle.

Hiking, windsurfing and fishing are possible within the area, and Azenhas do Mar West Coast Design and Surf Villas offers a range of water sports facilities.

Macas Beach is 2 km from the accommodation, while Magoito Beach is 2.2 km away. The nearest airport is Humberto Delgado Airport, 40 km from Azenhas do Mar West Coast Design and Surf Villas.

Rooms from $122

Tivoli Sintra

Rated 8.0 in 1970 reviews

Situated in the heart of the UNESCO heritage town of Sintra, the 4-star Tivoli Sintra Hotel offers accommodation in a… See more

Situated in the heart of the UNESCO heritage town of Sintra, the 4-star Tivoli Sintra Hotel offers accommodation in a tranquil setting, offering panoramic views across a dramatic landscape.

All guest rooms at the Tivoli Sintra hotel feature air conditioning, a minibar and satellite TV. Many of the rooms offer far-reaching views across the town towards Sintra Cascais Natural Park.

The Miranda Restaurant offers some of the best views in the hotel, and serves an eclectic menu of Portuguese and international dishes. The Terrace Bar provides a small and intimate environment in which to enjoy an evening drink.

Hotel Tivoli Sintra can arrange a variety of local tours, including sailing, hiking and wine-tasting. Guests can also practise their golf swing in the nearby golf courses.

The hotel is located 2 km from Pena Palace, a 19th Century monument. It is located 35 km from Lisbon International Airport.

Rooms from $81

Pestana Sintra Golf Resort & SPA Hotel

Rated 7.8 in 3433 reviews

Located in Quinta da Beloura, this hotel is next to an 18-hole golf course and 3 km from Sintra’s centre. It features a… See more

Located in Quinta da Beloura, this hotel is next to an 18-hole golf course and 3 km from Sintra’s centre. It features a spa, indoor and outdoor pools and tennis courts.

The air-conditioned rooms at the Pestana Sintra Golf and Spa Resort feature a contemporary design and amenities including a flat-screen TV. Many rooms include balconies with views of the Sintra Hills.

The Mourisco Restaurant serves traditional Portuguese cuisine and international dishes in a charming upscale setting. The O Chafariz Bar serves fine cocktails and snacks by the gardens.

The Pestana Sintra has 2 outdoor swimming pools and an indoor pool and spa area. The Physio Spa offers a sauna and Turkish baths, as well as deluxe massage services.

The Pestana is 7 km from the cosmopolitan seaside resorts of Estoril and Cascais. Free parking is available on site, upon availability.

Rooms from $82