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Algarve Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Almancil

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Comfortably furnished villa, airy and spacious. Located on the outskirts of Almancil, minutes away from all the amenities and a short drive away from the beautiful Algarve beaches. With 3 bedrooms, this villa is suitable for up to 6 persons. The ground floor consists …see more

from $135 / night

$751 - $2051 / week

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from $135 / night

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19

Vacation villa with swimming pool in Algarve

Carvoeiro / Monte Carvoeiro

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 mi
  • Swimming pool
Luxury villa with large enclosed private pool area, suitable for young children, with surrounding gardens in beautiful and quiet Monte Carvoeiro.The spacious Villa has in total 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms of which 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms are on the ground floor. Open pla …see more

from $162 / night

$1097 - $1929 / week

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from $162 / night

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Vacation home in Algarve

Faro District / Vila do Bispo

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Our gorgeous open plan selfcatering holiday home with free wifi is perfect for a romantic break, or can be booked together with the nearby 3-bed apartment to accommodate parties of up to eight people. Luxurious touches such as a rainfall shower, a cosy corner for readi …see more

from $34 / night

$351 - $663 / week

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from $34 / night

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Vacation villa in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Marinha

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Casa Jasmin is set in nearly an acre of newly landscaped gardens. It is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the heart of Caramujeira, yet is only a short drive from Carvoeiro. The beautiful Albandeira beach is accessible via a wonderful countryside walk …see more

from $186 / night

$1296 - $2193 / week

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from $186 / night

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Vacation apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Algarve

Alvor / Vila da Praia

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This spacious 2 bed apartment is set within a private secure complex in an ideal location 300m from the beach, 300m from the Alvor harbour, and easy access to the top golf courses, 3 kms. The complex has a lovely garden area around the two swimming pools, one for adults …see more

from $56 / night

$381 - $1278 / week

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Vacation apartment in Algarve

Faro District / Salema

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Child friendly
Beautiful beachfront apartments with uninterrupted spectacular sea views in Salema. A one bedroomed apartment on the first floor and a two bedroomed apartment on the top/second floor. The 2 bedroomed apartment offers a bright and airy open plan living area with kitche …see more

from $134 / night

$938 - $1138 / week

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from $134 / night

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Algarve Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Vale do Lobo

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The villa is situated on 2000m cul de sac property on the famous Vale de Lobo Golf Course. Private driveway to main entrance. Hall with guest cloakroom and social bathroom. Lounge /dining area very spacious and bright(patio doors out to terrace and pool) with two amp …see more

from $225 / night

$1403 - $3983 / week

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from $225 / night

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Vacation apartment in Algarve

Lagos / Meia Praia

1 5 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Lovely apartment situated on the 5th and top floor of a new private condominium with fantastic sea views.The condominium is located within a 5-10 minute walk of the city center, the Marina and fantastic beach. There is an underground secure garage and the apartment is …see more

from $50 / night

$348 - $730 / week

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Villa rental in Algarve with golf nearby

Budens / Parque da Floresta

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
This stunning villa enjoys a private pool and gardens . Situated over looking the 9th fairway of the golf course. The views from the terrace where the dinning table seats 6 comfortably is very special. Outside the infinity pool looks over the 9th. It is surrounded …see more

from $113 / night

$1065 - $1906 / week

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from $113 / night

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Vacation apartment in Algarve

Lagos / Meia Praia

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Apartment is in a perfect location for a romantic break or family holiday - just 5 minutes from Lagos Marina which has a range of bars, shops and restaurants. You can take a boat trip from here to see the dolphins or picturesque grottos. A further 10 minutes stroll over …see more

from $84 / night

$360 - $747 / week

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from $84 / night

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31

Algarve Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Almancil

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
This spacious villa has 4 bedrooms in total. 1 on the ground floor and 3 on the first floor. The room on the ground floor has two single beds, air conditioning and is youthfully decorated. This bedroom uses the bathroom with a shower that serves the ground floor. On t …see more

from $191 / night

$1100 - $2749 / week

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from $191 / night

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Vacation apartment in Meia Praia

Lagos / Meia Praia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Meia Praia (trans: Big Beach) is situated on the Algarve adjacent to Lagos, the old Moorish capital of the Western Algarve. With a collosal 4 mile beach, it is 3 minutes from bustling Lagos and all its shopping and restaurants. This is a large airy modern Morrocan theme …see more

from $91 / night

$516 - $1142 / week

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from $91 / night

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Vacation b&b with shared pool in Algarve

Carvoeiro / Central Carvoeiro

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Swimming pool
A MILLION DOLLAR VIEW AND A PRICELESS HOLIDAY Casa Falesia is a lovely villa located in the renowned holiday town of Carvoeiro in the Algarve. It sits over the cliffs, which brings you a magnificent sea view and an absolute relaxation. It's a really calm neighbourhoo …see more

from $51 / night

$354 / week

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(3) Excellent 

23

Vacation villa in Burgau

Faro District / Burgau

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 mi
  • Swimming pool
This stunning three bedroom villa which is on two levels is built and furnished to a very high specification. It has a stunning sea view and is situated between Burgau and Salema in a quiet location, it provides the perfect retreat for relaxing entertaining or just pas …see more

from $167 / night

$1097 - $2000 / week

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from $167 / night

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25

Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Lagos / Marina Park

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Luxury fully furnished two bedroom first floor apartment with large balcony and excellent sea views, serviced by stairs and a lift. The apartment benefits from air conditioning and has two bathrooms (one en-suite), fully equipped kitchen, dining area and sofa bed. Wit …see more

from $65 / night

$452 - $807 / week

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from $65 / night

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Vacation apartment in Central Lagos

Lagos / Central Lagos

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 mi
  • Swimming pool
Our luxury new apartment is situated in Pateo de Convento, a newly constructed secure apartment complex in Lagos. This bright and spacious apartment is centrally located within a 5 minute walk from the historic old town centre of Lagos and the modern Marina, the beach …see more

from $146 / night

$674 - $786 / week

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Vacation apartment in Vilamoura

Vilamoura / Al Sakia Village Fonte Santa

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Al Sakia Village is a newly completed complex, built on a green field site between Almancil, Vilamoura and Quarteira, which is known as " The Golden Triangle". The Apartment is fully furnished for comfortable living and is situated on the first floor and consist …see more

from $47 / night

$323 - $807 / week

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from $47 / night

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24

Algarve Vacation villa rental

Lagos / Atalaia

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Our beautiful villa comfortably sleeps 6/8 with 3 bedrooms, I-pod docking stations. Wi Fi available. English TV channels, Apple TV and a Wii Console. Each bedroom has it's own bathroom. It has been furnished with a modern look, to a high standard and the ground floor b …see more

from $149 / night

$1026 - $2497 / week

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from $149 / night

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Olhos de Agua Vacation apartment rental

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
Comfortable Apartment with Communal Swimming Pool. Only 2 minutes Walk to the Beach. Sleeps 4/5 (two bedroom suites ). Brand new Apartment., Fully equipped , all rooms have Air Conditioning units, Safe & Tv Satelite, the large Sun Terrace has amazing Views to the Pool …see more

from $51 / night

$362 - $1200 / week

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from $51 / night

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Vacation apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Quinta do Lago

Faro District / Quinta do Lago

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Swimming pool
This spacious one bedroom apartment is generously split over two floors and can accommodate up to 4 adults. Entry on the first floor opens into the light, open plan lounge/dining/kitchen area that also offers a separate shower room. The compact kitchen is fully equippe …see more

from $57 / night

$393 - $1178 / week

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52

Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Albufeira

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Villas 2, 15 and 81 are traditional in style, "cozy" and comfortable, are a great location to enjoy all the conditions and facilities area of Areias de S. João in the heart of Albufeira and where is located the Village tourist along the Oura beach and next to the well-k …see more

from $152 / night

$875 - $3287 / week

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Vacation villa rental

Quarteira / Vilamoura

4 8 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The villa is a mix of rustic and modern, which makes it unique and pleasant. It sleeps 8 persons in comfort with its 4 bedrooms. The outdoor area is wide and very private; it will certainly be the central point of your holiday. With a swimming pool of approximately 9 me …see more

from $157 / night

$908 - $2466 / week

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from $157 / night

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Vacation apartment rental

Lagos / Porto de Mos

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Luxury 2 bedroom air conditioned apartment on the exclusive Porto de Mos estate, with pool, 400 yards from the beach 5 mins to the nearest golf club. On the outskirts of Lagos, Porto de Mos is an exclusive area, built and finished to a high specification. The apartment …see more

from $65 / night

$516 - $897 / week

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(17) Excellent 

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Algarve Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Lagos

4 8 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Casa dos Sonhos (House of Dreams) is a luxurious single-story villa with four bedrooms and three bathrooms set in beautiful mature private gardens with its own large pool, terrace and barbecue area. The villa is private and not over-looked, being set on a hill …see more

from $166 / night

$1156 - $2348 / week

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Villa rental in Algarve

Luz / Praia da Luz

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Child friendly
The beach house is situated a few feet away from the sea so perfect if you want to roll out of bed for that early morning swim! It is only a 1 minute walk into town and a 5 minute walk to the main beach yet is in a peaceful and quiet part of town. The property has been …see more

from $78 / night

$520 - $1040 / week

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from $78 / night

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Algarve Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Carvoeiro

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Casa Branco Grande is a 3 bedroomed villa located in the picturesque fishing village of Carvoeiro on Portugal's Algarve coast. The villa is ideal for families or groups of golfers looking to get away for some sun. The villa is on two floors and possesses a privat …see more

from $174 / night

$1218 - $1896 / week

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from $174 / night

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Carvoeiro Vacation apartment rental

Faro District / Carvoeiro

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
The apartment is very light and spacious and furnished to a high standard the private balcony and has seating for al fresco dining. The apartment is located on the quiet side of the building and gets the sun most of the day. The apartment has two double bedrooms which a …see more

from $80 / night

$601 - $808 / week

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(4) Excellent 

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Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Lagos / Central Lagos

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Located in a peaceful location on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Lagos, yet within short walk or drive of superb sandy beaches, restaurants and bars, modern marina, fishing harbour, old town with shops and 4 prestigious golf courses. This brand new building is h …see more

from $65 / night

$455 - $1040 / week

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from $65 / night

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Vacation apartment in Algarve

Tavira / Costa de Cabanas

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
The apartment is located in the picturesque fishing village of Cabanas which is part of the Eastern Algarve's Ria Formosa, a protected landscape lagoon and nature reserve. Cabanas itself is 4km from Tavira Town one of the main centres of the Eastern Algarve. The beach a …see more

from $57 / night

$421 - $758 / week

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from $57 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Vacation villa in Montechoro

Albufeira / Montechoro

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Mimi is an exceptional executive villa with free air conditioning and heatable pool close to the amenities of Corcovada , Montechoro and Albufeira. The ground floor of this villa includes an entrance hall, a twin bedroom with a small balcony and an en suite sho …see more

from $207 / night

$1445 - $3999 / week

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from $207 / night

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Algarve Vacation villa accommodation

Faro District / Carvoeiro

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
A lovely single level villa is situated 5-10 minutes walking distance from the stunning Centianes beach and 15 minutes walking distance to Vale De Milho Golf Club. Three good size double bedrooms are all en-suite. Fully gated property with secure parking has its own pri …see more

from $146 / night

$1010 - $2749 / week

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Vacation apartment with shared pool in Algarve

Faro District / Salema

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Sitting in a prime position at the top of the resort, this 2 bedroom townhouse has been styled elegantly and maintained to an excellent standard. The open plan living-dining room opens onto a dining balcony with glorious sea views of the bay although a view of the sea …see more

from $146 / night

$674 - $1403 / week

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Vacation apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Algarve

Alvor / Marachique

1 5 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The apartment benefits from a hall, large lounge with sofa bed that make either into a double bed or twin beds plus a seperate fold up bed making it ideal for 5 persons. There is also another easy sofa, 3 easy chairs, 2 coffee tables, TV cabinet, large rug, lamps and wa …see more

from $40 / night

$280 - $645 / week

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Villa rental in Algarve with swimming pool, golf nearby

Quarteira / Vilamoura

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The kitchen is fully fitted with a washing machine located outside the back door with drying area. Bedroom one (Master Suite) is downstairs and is a double room with fitted wardrobes and a full bathroom en suite. Bedrooms two and three are upstairs and both have twin be …see more

from $93 / night

$645 - $2322 / week

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from $93 / night

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Apartment rental in Areias Sao Joao with shared pool

Albufeira / Areias Sao Joao

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Condominium Vasco da Gama is located just 10 minutes' walk from the beach and just 5 minutes from the centre of Albufeira. The apartment has easy access to all amenities, with a supermarket and cafes a stone's throw away. Within easy walking distance of the famous 'Stri …see more

from $56 / night

$381 - $897 / week

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from $56 / night

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Vacation villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Algarve

Faro District / Albufeira

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
The villa is located in the Jardins da Branqueira just 5 minute drive from the beach, on the outskirts of Albufeira Old Town often referred to as one of Albufeira´s best kept secrets. Quiet and peaceful, the villa has easy access to all amenities, including the local ma …see more

from $90 / night

$613 - $1837 / week

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from $90 / night

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Apartment rental in Algarve with shared pool

Lagos / Meia Praia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 mi
  • Swimming pool
Encosta da Marina is located just two minutes' walk from the main Marina where you will find many excellent restaurants and bars. Quiet and peaceful, yet only five to ten minutes from the the main town Lagos. The sandy beach is nearby and stretches for miles with many w …see more

from $92 / night

$645 - $1032 / week

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Vacation apartment rental

Vilamoura / Laguna Golf, Vilamoura

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Our 2 bedroom apartment at Paradisus Laguna in Vilamoura Oceanico Laguna Golf Course is fully renovated with 2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 living/dining room and one large outdoor dining and lounge private area overseeing the garden and pool. The apartment is fully a …see more

from $153 / night

$1065 / week

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Vacation villa with swimming pool in Algarve

Faro District / Albufeira

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Viverina is a spacious, light and modern villa situated adjacent to the Marina de Albufeira. The ground floor of the villa compromises spacious living accommodation and dining area with a fully-equipped kitchen and downstairs toilet. The living area has di …see more

from $112 / night

$780 - $3120 / week

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Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Lagos / Marina

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 mi
  • Swimming pool
A superior apartment offering space, luxury and functionality. This makes it the perfect place for friends or family to relax after a fun and energising day on the beach or in the pool. This luxury child friendly 2 bedroom apartment is situated in a quiet part of the e …see more

from $70 / night

$471 - $1161 / week

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Villas and apartments in Algarve

Why Algarve?

This popular holiday destination has sunshine by the bucket and spade load. The Blue Flag beaches, watersports and activities for kids make the Algarve a fantastic choice for a fun-filled family break. From the lively resorts near the beach to the cobbled streets and whitewashed houses in the villages, the Algarve has something for everyone. And with a three hour flight time from the UK, getting there is a breeze.

Soak up the sun on the terrace at a self-catering apartment or enjoy the space of a luxury villa in the Algarve for your next holiday.

Things to do from your villas in Algarve

One of the best ways to see the natural beauty of the Algarve coastline is with a visit to the Ponta da Piedade. The weathered cliffs, rock pillars, natural tunnels and hidden grottos are stunning. Join a boat trip and let your captain navigate through the rocky formations and view the magnificent cliffs from the sea. The shops, restaurant and lighthouse at the peak of the cliffs are also well worth a visit. There are so many beautiful beaches here you'll be spoilt for choice - Praia Gale, Meia Praia and Tavira Island to name but a few - so if you love a beach holiday, the Algarve will certainly not disappoint.

There are so many attractions here you'll want to come back year after year. Some highlights include the Slide & Splash Water Park in Lagoa, Zoomarine Algarve in Guia and the atmospheric and historical Cerro da Vila in Vilamoura.

Food & drink in Algarve

When you're not cooking up your own culinary creations in your self-catering holiday home, there are plenty of tempting places to eat and drink in the Algarve. Enjoy some traditional Portuguese which usually involves fresh fish and shellfish. The national dish is "bacalhau" (dried, salted cod) and the classic "caldeirada" (fish stew) is a thing of wonder. Grilled sardines and horse mackerel are popular in the coastal towns and meat eaters should try the "cozido à portuguesa", a thick stew of vegetables with meat. “Leitão assado" (roast suckling pig) is popular in the north of the country, as are pork sausages called "chouriço" or "linguiça."
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