Discover boutique hotels in Cascais, Portugal

When to go

The climate is generally mild; from April to October, fine weather is virtually guaranteed. The coast is pounded by the Atlantic surf in winter but is rarely cold.

Getting there

  • Planes

    The nearest airport is at Lisbon | roughly 40 minutes away by car. There’s a bus that will take you into Cascais for about €1; a taxi will cost around €40.
  • Boats

    If you want to get to Cascais by boat, you’ll have to sign up as crew on a yacht – or take your own.
  • Trains

    The Cascais Line runs from Lisbon’s Cais do Sodré station to Cascais, takes around 30 minutes and costs €1.50. This scenic route skirts the Atlantic coastline and is a lovely way to arrive. Take seats on the left-hand side of the carriage for a sea view.
  • Automobiles

    It’s worth hiring a car for coastal exploring | but public transport connections to Lisbon are very good.
  • Taxis

    If you venture to Lisbon, there are plenty of cabs to hail on the street. In Cascais, ask your hotel to book one for you.