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19

Algarve Vacation villa rental

Lagos / Porto de Mos

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa da Naranja is a stunningly designed, Miami beach style, home with three bedrooms and superb outdoor lounge area, kitchen and dining area. There is a large pool, and the villa is exquisitely furnished, making it ideal for the discerning holiday maker that wants bo  …see more

from $140 / night

$975 - $1982 / week

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from $140 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Faro District / Rogil

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
This comfortable and completely renewed holiday home is situated on a Turismo Rural in the countryside of Rogil. At the back of the house you have a nice private area outside under a roofed-in terrace, where you can barbeque or enjoy a beautiful sunset. Once the sun set  …see more

from $50 / night

$339 - $631 / week

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from $50 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Vilamoura with golf nearby

Vilamoura / Pinhal Golf Course

5 10 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
This villa is a spacious 5 en suite bedroom villa that sleeps up to 10. Recently refurbished, the inside is all new with all the bells and whistles of a new construction. Modern and functional kitchen and beautiful brand new bathrooms. Being right next to the go  …see more

from $308 / night

$1791 - $4916 / week

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(17) Very Good 

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Algarve Vacation villa rental

Albufeira / Oura Beach

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom Villa, with private poolCasa Julio is a beautiful 4 bedroom 3 bathroom private villa, with a lovely private swimming pool, located in the heart of Albufeira town, only 4 minutes walk from the main part of the strip in the  …see more

from $107 / night

$744 - $2494 / week

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from $107 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Porto de Mos with shared pool

Lagos / Porto de Mos

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
This luxury ground floor apartment is fully air conditioned with free Wi-Fi and is ideal for families and couples.Apartment Ella comprises of 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fully fitted kitchen and living/dining area. The master bedroom has a double bed with en-suite  …see more

from $54 / night

$375 - $875 / week

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from $54 / night

30

Algarve Vacation villa rental

Albufeira / Areias de Sao Joao

5 14 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
New for the 2016 Season, This excellent large air-conditioned villa sleeping up to 10 adults and 4 small children and walking distance to the infamous strip and old town being located between the 2, The property as English speaking tv channels and Wi-Fi, The beach of  …see more

from $438 / night

$994 - $3844 / week

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from $438 / night

(28) Excellent 

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Vacation villa with golf nearby in Algarve

Quarteira / Vilamoura

4 10 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This beautiful, newly refurbished and fully air conditioned centrally located villa in Vilamoura (Pinhal) affords a large private HEATED & FENCED pool. Set in a quiet location,but within EASY WALKING DISTANCE of life at Vilamoura Marina and Old Village. Includes FRE  …see more

from $179 / night

$1250 - $2813 / week

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from $179 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Vacation villa with golf nearby in Algarve

Albufeira / Albufeira Marina

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
Villa Isabella - FARM VILLAGENew & Spacious & Luxury Holiday VillaVilla Albufeira, 2 bedrooms ensuite, sleeps 52 Balconies available plus built in barbecue adjacent to lounge. All villa has music system integrated in all rooms & lounge which  …see more

from $16 / night

$106 - $1431 / week

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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 $54 / night

$369 - $1113 / week

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from $54 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Colina Verde, Carvoeiro

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Stunning, modern, spacious, air conditioned town house with high speed Internet and full International TV / Sports package. Immaculately furnished, large balconies and private roof terrace, shared pool, tennis courts, close to beach, bars and a wide range of fabulous re  …see more

from $69 / night

$369 - $1032 / week

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from $69 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Vilamoura / Vilamoura Old Village

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
New Modern self catering one bed apartment with stunning views over the Old Village, golf course and to the sea. Private roof terrace - ideal for couples seeking intimate sun. 15 minutes walk from Vilamoura Marina. Located within a small new secure condominium.L  …see more

from $63 / night

$313 - $830 / week

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from $63 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Algarve

Albufeira / Guia

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The villa is a brand new build with all moden featurs. It has individual electronic safe. The property is securely gated and has a full modern alarm system. Casa Llamados is both wheelchair accessible and child friendly. The villa also has a gated pool area and the poo  …see more

from $143 / night

$1000 - $2125 / week

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from $143 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation villa rental

Faro District / Burgau

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 mi
  • Swimming pool
SPECIAL OFFER - 2016 PRICES!! This superb 3/4 bedroom Burgau villa is sold at the price of a 2/3 bedroom villa representing fantastic value for money. Also, this year we've decided to fix the rates at 2016's rates. Set in national park and just 3-4 mins walk  …see more

from $173 / night

$1213 - $2438 / week

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from $173 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Vacation villa in Faro

Faro District / Faro

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Casa Estrela is a fully equipped villa with beautiful views over the Algarve countryside towards the lights of Faro and the Atlantic Ocean. This spectacular villa lies 15km north of Faro centre. It is equipped with air conditioning and wifi. There is a private pool and  …see more

from $313 / night

$2008 - $2644 / week

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from $313 / night

(16) 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 $160 / night

$1120 - $1995 / week

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from $160 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Algarve

Lagos / Barao de Sao Joao

1 2 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Ask about children
  • Private garden
Cottage Florestal is set in the National Forest of Barao de Sao Joao. Idyllic and peaceful setting with stunning views and walks in the forest. The Cottage has an open plan ground floor with separate Bathroom and a Mezzanine Bedroom. There is a private Rear Patio area w  …see more

from $44 / night

$282 - $494 / week

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from $44 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Studio rental in Algarve with swimming pool

Lagos / Porto de Mos

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Swimming pool
Studio for up to 3 (pax), fully equipped with excellent balcony.The Studio is located in a quiet area with excellent garden, access to court-tennis, soccer field 5, playground, ping-pong and gym access.I have the baby nursery.Access to the beach of Porto de  …see more

from $32 / night

$212 - $636 / week

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from $32 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Vacation townhouse in Central Tavira

Tavira / Central Tavira

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Car not necessary
Style house ideally located in the historic center of Tavira, minutes walk from the pier to the beach of Tavira Island, a few meters from the Castle, Roman Bridge and the city hall. Typical house from the 17th century, completely renovated and furnished in 2011, with a  …see more

from $69 / night

$403 - $1049 / week

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from $69 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Praia de Carveiro

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Hello and welcome to our page, we have just updated prices for the 2017 season and are open for bookings. Please note that for July and August bookings we can only offer full weeks from Friday to Friday. Have a lovely summer and see you in the Algarve soon! Tariff  …see more

from $124 / night

$688 - $2188 / week

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from $124 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Villa accommodation in Algarve

Quarteira / Vilamoura

6 11 4 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This bright contemporary 4 bedroom villa has a fantastic view over the lake on Pinhal's Golf course 8th fairway. It is set in a quiet neighbourhood of luxury villas where you will be privileged to listening to the birds singing and occasionally the crack of golf ba  …see more

from $287 / night

$1717 - $4704 / week

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from $287 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Vacation villa in Gale

Albufeira / Gale

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
This beautiful traditional villa with large heated swimming pool just 300m from award winning beaches in the Central Algarve sleeps up to 14 people and is ideal for families. With plenty of amenities within walking distance, including 2 supermarkets ,it is in a quiet l  …see more

from $250 / night

$1250 - $3625 / week

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from $250 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Vacation villa rental

Albufeira / Oura Beach

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this large villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. This 6 bedroom villa has undergone full refurbishment with new bathrooms, new tiles on the floor throughout  …see more

from $125 / night

$994 - $3119 / week

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from $125 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Fuseta Vacation apartment rental

Olhao / Fuseta

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
The flat is located in a quite central area of Fuseta. It´s a calm village located near Parque Natural da Ria Formosa. Also possible to rent monthly* or weekly. Minimum stay 5 nights. The flat is located in a quite central area of Fuseta. You can reach wal  …see more

from $53 / night

$292 - $657 / week

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from $53 / night

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Vacation villa in Quinta do Lago

Faro District / Quinta do Lago

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Immaculately presented and professionally managed, this villa enjoys a superb position in Park Atlantico within walking distance of the beach. Floorspace is large at 700 m2 over three floors, fully air-conditioned and equipped and furnished to the highest standard, wit  …see more

from $786 / night

$5500 - $11000 / week

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from $786 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Vacation villa in Algarve

Almancil / Fonte Algarve

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
This spacious villa has 2 double and 2 triple rooms, also 2 put up beds which can fit into one of the large bedrooms if required will easily sleep 10 people with the comfort of air-conditioning in hot summer days and central heating on the chilly off-season stays.  …see more

from $234 / night

$1388 - $3803 / week

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(14) Very Good 

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Vacation apartment with shared pool in Village Marina

Olhao / Village Marina

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This is a luxury furnished apartment. Fully equipped, and comprising of Lounge/dining room, kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with a large L shaped balcony, air-conditioned cooling and heating. Windows are double glazed with electric blackout shutters. Located in a prim  …see more

from $66 / night

$461 - $800 / week

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from $66 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Algarve

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
A fabulous, luxury, 2nd floor, contemporary 2-bedroom and 2-bathroom apartment (Vista Das Ondas Apartment Block) in the lovely area of Olhos D'Agua. Close to Albufeira (great nightlife/restaurants/bars) and the luxury and golfers paradise of Vilamoura (Marina and C  …see more

from $100 / night

$394 - $888 / week

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from $100 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Vilamoura

Vilamoura / Vilamoura Marina

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
This Modern, Luxurious two bed apartment is situated in Praia Village which is within walking distance and just north of the Internationally renowned Vilamoura Marina and the Blue Flag Falesia beach. In arguably the best location in the complex with its south-west facin  …see more

from $75 / night

$371 - $980 / week

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from $75 / night

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Vacation villa in Algarve

Faro District / Santa Barbara de Nexe

5 14 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Charming villa with a magnificent view over the sea and islands. Located in a very quiet area and with all the ingredients for an unforgettable holiday. The view, the games room and the sunny pool area are some of the highlights of this house. On the ground floor of th  …see more

from $149 / night

$848 - $3094 / week

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(14) Excellent 

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Vacation villa with swimming pool in Almancil

Faro District / Almancil

6 12 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Casa Do Lasco will sleep twelve people in extreme comfort, ideal for a group or family gathering, however Casa Do Lasco is still homely enough for a smaller group or a family that require more space around them. Casa Do Lasco is now fully serviced by wireless broadband!  …see more

from $242 / night

$1688 - $2750 / week

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from $242 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Albufeira / Herdade dos Salgados

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
Five-star luxurious apartment with FREE WIFI, in a wonderful complex with 18-hole golf course, Salgados beach, near Albufeira. The apartment is only 3 mins. away from beach and golf course. The complex has 7 outdoor swimming pools with bar. The golf course has a clubhou  …see more

from $33 / night

$488 - $1693 / week

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(24) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with swimming pool in Querenca

Loule / Querenca

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
With guests having sole access to a private pool which is on the same level as the apartment Casa Das Carters offers complete rest and relaxation. The large sun terrace surrounding the pool area contains bbq, sun beds, table and benches ideal for al fresco dining. An a  …see more

from $57 / night

$394 - $657 / week

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from $57 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Vacation studio in Algarve

Faro District / Faro

Studio 2 3 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Child friendly
Studio in the Centre of Faro, next to the historic old town and with bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. All main attractions, bus and ferry to the Island beaches, restaurants, mini market, train and bus station are within short walking distance. Ideal, to discover the town,  …see more

from $37 / night

$253 - $342 / week

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from $37 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Algarve with shared pool

Lagos / Marina

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Apartment Punta Elena has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, private underground parking and children's and adult swimming pool. Apartment Punta Elena is part of the award winning "Marina De Lagos". Without doubt it is a premier locati  …see more

from $59 / night

$407 - $963 / week

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from $59 / night

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Vacation villa rental

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Waterfront Villa within a walking distance from the beach and close Albufeira centre. This sunny house has a pleasant garden and pool and its partial view over the beach make this house a fantastic spot to spend an unforgettable vacation. Spending a holiday with pool an  …see more

from $207 / night

$1113 - $2522 / week

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from $207 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Barao de Sao Joao

Lagos / Barao de Sao Joao

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Casa Florestal is a spacious Country House with 2 bedroom, 2 Bathroom Country House situated in the Mata Nacional (National Forest) above the typical Portuguese village of Barao Sao Joao. Surrounded by stunning views of the forest a very peaceful and tranquil location w  …see more

from $64 / night

$445 - $525 / week

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(27) Very Good 

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Algarve Vacation studio rental

Tavira / Central Tavira

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
A cosy charming studio with capacity for two people, located on the first floor of century-old house with historical, totally renovated in 2011. It has a fully equipped kitchenette, air conditioning (hot / cold). Bed linen, towels and weekly cleaning included. It has a  …see more

from $43 / night

$265 - $525 / week

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from $43 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Balaia Vacation villa rental

Albufeira / Balaia

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Barranco is a excellent villa situated just above (200 meters) the famous and well known Santa Eulalia beach in Albufeira.On the Beach, near the Strip (just 10 to 15 minutes walking) and all the ameneties you need at walking distance. Dont need car hire  …see more

from $112 / night

$779 - $3041 / week

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Vacation apartment in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Monte Dourado

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
Apartment Alfinda is an apartment with comunal pool The apartment is in the center of Carvoeiro just 2 minutes to walk to the beach. The apartment is on the 3rd floor. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and two bathrooms. One bathroom insuite. The terrace has 2 relaxing c  …see more

from $57 / night

$394 - $700 / week

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from $57 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Algarve Vacation apartment rental

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Beautiful, contemporary 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom luxurious penthouse apartment in the lovely village of Olhos D'Agua. This apartment is part of a luxury complex offering guests access to a rooftop sun terrace, tennis court and 2 pools.This penthouse has stunning seavi  …see more

from $63 / night

$438 - $1000 / 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."