Holiday Homes on the Algarve
Are you looking to head to the sun for your next holiday? Looking for a charming, warm destination with a special welcome? This could be the one for you….The Algarve is the most well-known of all the regions of Portugal and is loved by visitors for its coastal areas with its breathtaking cliffs, golden beaches, secluded bays and sandy islands. It offers some of the safest and prettiest beaches and, with its all round balmy climate, make it the ideal destination for holidaymakers looking for a relaxing beach holiday. The sea around the Algarve is perfect for water sports. The sheltered coastline, with its cliffs and rocky creeks give the region a serene atmosphere and make it ideal for diving. This welcoming destination is a favourite with tourists. Take a look and choose your perfect holiday home in the Algarve. For peace and quiet, the west and east of the Algarve are the best. For the glamour and glitz of the main tourist areas, head to Lagos and Faro.
Villa Holidays on the Algarve
Whether holidaying as a family, couple or with friends, you will love the Algarve for its climate, beaches, islands and its welcoming locals. To the west of Vilamoura
you will come across the rocky outcrops and coves that the Algarve is famous for, especially around the resorts of Lagos, Albufeira
and Armacao. This rugged countryside is great for hiking or mountain biking. Head to the impressive cliffs of Cap Saint-Vincent, then visit charming Lagos and its winding streets before indulging in some relaxing swimming in its wonderful creeks. As you head west, the coastline becomes a little more rugged and offers the old fishing villages, now resorts, of Salema or Burgau. Discover the Tavira river and Vila Real de San Antonio and its lovely wide beaches. These wilder beaches make it ideal for surfing. Venture inland to experience charming Portuguese villages and friendly locals – taste the local cuisine and enjoy the many wonderful traditions of this region.
Why not enjoy these superb beaches and explore the stunning countryside from the comfort of your very own holiday villa
? Maybe even choose a property with its own pool for relaxing and then head out to explore the wonderful Algarve interior? Then come back to your own holiday home and spend the evening relaxing on your own terrace. Maybe dinner at home or venture out to one of the many superb restaurants with their extensive range of Mediterranean dishes. Seafood is of course the region’s speciality!
Self-catering Holiday Homes on the Algarve
Between Faro and the Spanish border, you have the eastern coastline which is very different to the rest of the country. Most of it is protected, with a collection of barrier islands with extensive sandy beaches. A short boat ride will see you to these wonderful beaches, with the local resorts here having a more Portuguese feel than others. This is the same for a lot of inland Algarve, with many market towns and historical ruins as well as the pretty spa town of Caldas de Monchique to the west.
Dive into the clear blue warm water and maybe even spot a dolphin or two!. Maybe head inland by jeep where the mountains offer a wealth of stunning views. Enjoy new experiences – take a walk through the Ria Formosa nature park maybe? This wonderful park is home to many species of animal in its saltwater marshes and islands. The children will love a visit to the Zoomarine adventure park near Albufeira, with its many marine animals and parrots. Consider a self-catering property in Portugal for your next holiday and sample the tasty local cuisine and warm atmosphere from the relaxing surroundings of your own villa or apartment