The Algarve region of Portugal is a tourist’s paradise, with beautiful beaches, stunning scenery and plenty of interesting sites both historical and modern for any visitor to enjoy. With key cities such as Faro, Albufeira and Lagos located here, you won’t be short of places to base yourself during a stay here. You can travel out, from wherever you choose to base yourself and enjoy the above cities as well as picturesque sites such as Cape St.Vincent with its famous lighthouse, and the islands around Ria Formosa. As you will see below, there are also wonderful locations in which to stay, all of which have their own special touches. Check out and book into any of these Airbnb vacation rentals in Algarve, Portugal and you’ll be assured of a great trip.
Experience luxury living in a gorgeous space in an upscale neighborhood with a garden and a hot tub for superb relaxation during your summer vacation at Albufeira, Portugal. Grab the chance to stay at a local’s beautiful home big enough for four people, whether it’s small families or a small friend group, Rafael’s home is definitely the better option than a hotel. The spacious monochromatic flat with bohemian touches boasts two bedrooms with a double-sized bed, and two single beds for those with kids on the trip, as well as access to all of its amenities. Airconditioning, Wifi, cable TV, heating, and hot water are accessible, as well as a spacious and decked out kitchen complete with electronic appliances and basic cookware for those who opt to cook meals indoors. However, being in the heart of the city, Rafael’s beautiful home is located near local restaurants, cafes, shops, and other establishments many locals and tourists frequent. Praia da Coelha and Praia Sao Rafael are beaches just 2 km (1.2 miles) from the house for those who wish to go for a morning swim.
Rustic & modern home with a beautiful garden.Albufeira, Algarve, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioning in the rooms was excellent and made for a comfortable stayeverything was nicely prepared and we felt totally comfortablevery well maintained with kitchen and other equipmentgood equipment in kitchen and the welcome gift is a nice gesturethe house is very aesthetically pleasing with all the conveniences for a comfortable stayvery clean and cozyclean and comfortablethe house was very clean and niceeverything is perfectly clean and nicely decoratedthe house was spotless nicely decorated
Host:rafael was a wonderful hostrafael was a great hosthe was very helpful by giving us lots of recommendations(#backache) rafael himself was a smart hostrafael was the perfect hostRead more reviewsthe location is greatit is really close to beautiful beacheslittle but really cute beaches are in walking distance from the apartmentit's pretty close to several very pretty beachescatching the bus to old town was very easy and convenient
Revel in luxury as you spend days at this charming house on your vacation in Algarve. The house comes with one bedroom that has a double bed and one modern bathroom to accommodate not more than two travelers. You are more than welcome to cook your favorite meals in the fully equipped kitchen at any time you want. Feel free to plunge into the swimming pool after a long day outdoors and feel how all the tension melts away. Other amenities include free parking, wireless internet access, and heating.
Top guest reviewsnice terrace to enjoy your coffee and breakfastfrom your balcony you look out over orange groves and there's an excellent swimming poolthe pool the views and the dog neighbors are a joygreat apartment with an amazing poola very pleasant clean and very nice place to staytrendy upscale and perfectly clean - near the town of silves
Host:great hosts with helpful tipsvery friendly host and eager to help outfriendly host private space though you share a communal swimming poolalso perfect host that is always there if anything is neededour host margarida was extremely helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location to explore the surroundingsideal location to tour the whole of the algarvewe had a great stay at margarida’s placeunique experience in a unique place best airbnb we didwe defenitely recommend this place thank you
This modern, functionally-decorated studio apartment is delightfully located and offers rooftop views over the town, including the Vilamoura Marina, which is a mere 10 minutes away on foot. On the Marina, you’ll find excellent bars and restaurants. On the property itself, you’ll have the chance to enjoy a private veranda which is the perfect place to sit and enjoy a quiet moment. A fully refurbished kitchen inside, ideal for cooking an evening meal, gives you the perfect excuse to nip into Vilamoura itself and pick up some groceries.
Beautiful Rooftop Apartment in Vilamoura, AlgarveQuarteira, Faro, Portugal
Top guest reviewsthe apartment really exceeded my expectations and the views from the balcony were stunningbed was comfortable and air con worked a treat when neededcomfortable and good amenitiesamazing apartment with a superb viewthe deck is great - really big with couches and a tablethe studio was very clean and modernthe studio is immaculately clean and tastefully decoratedeverything was extremely clean and in order when i arrivedthe apartment is clean and has everything you needthe studio itself was clean modern and furnished to a very high standard
Host:he proved what a great host he wasluis was a great hostluis was a great hostour host luiz was really friendly and helpfulluis was a perfect hostRead more reviewsthe location is greatcute place quiet and good locationthe airbnb is located in a beautiful neighborhood and at 20 minutes walk to the beachluis' place is excellent it is within walking distance of the marinafantastic hideaway in a great location
Waking up to the waves of the ocean is always a great treat when on a beach vacation. If you find yourself in a beautiful country like Portugal, expect beachfront residences to be everywhere. Travelers who are in Quarteira for a few days can stay at this lovely two-bedroom flat big enough for four people, small groups of family and friends are utmost welcome. The beachfront property also has a terrace for morning coffee or evening wine. The flat has a king-sized bed and two single beds for those with kids on the trip, and are welcome to use all the amenities including air conditioning, cable TV, and Wifi, as well as the kitchen with all the basic cookware electronic appliances needed for basic meal prep. The stunning property is decked with a monochromatic theme maintaining the white and luminous atmosphere throughout all the spaces in the home. Have a pleasant stay at this local’s beachfront apartment and experience beachside living in Algarve like no where else.
T2 Sea front Quarteira Algarve. 30 m2 terraceSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe view from the living room is amazing: palm tree beautiful sandy beach and then blue seawell equipped kitchen nice views every time in every weathera huge balcony and free car parking right outside the apartments makes it hassle freeturids apartment was fabulous and the view of the atlantic was beautifulamazing location stunning views great apartmentso spacious and clean insidevery well equipped and spotlessly cleanthe apartment was very clean and easy to accessa wonderful apartment spotlessly clean everything you need availablevery clean beach right on the doorstep
Host:rosie checked us very friendly and lots of adviceturid and her son gard were amazing hostscheap and great food really friendly peopleturid and her son were very helpful and always available for questionsfantastic apartment great host close to absolutely everything highly recommendRead more reviewsreally close to everything you need and ideal for a relaxing breakthe location is perfectamazing place and great locationbrilliant location on the beach close to shopsa stunning apartment in the best location
This full house is at your disposal for the duration of your stay, and the tasteful decoration is in keeping with the ornate feel and look of the town of Olhao, which is where you will find it. For those who want to be close to the attractions of Faro but away from the crowds, it’s the perfect place to stay. The house has been fully refurbished, but it has kept its rustic seaside character while adding a great deal of luxury. Check in to this accommodation, and the hostess will ensure that no stone is left unturned to ensure your comfort for the duration of your stay.
The Marmalade House, in the Historical CenterOlhão, Faro District, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit was very relaxing to have breakfast on the balcony and watch the sunset on the rooftoprooftop and living room is greatotherwise we had a lovely stay in olhao and would recommend staying at tatiana's apartmentbeautifully done out with a well equipped kitchen a relaxing lounge and beach equipmentthe kitchen and living room area are modern and very well equippedclean cosy very charmingvery clean place highly recommendwe liked the interieur and the very clean spotthe place is very clean and tidy as the descriptionthe apartment was cozzy clean and the kitchen equipment was very
Host:thank you to the hosts for your hospitalitythe hosts are lovely and friendlyhighly recommend to this great host davethe welcome basket provided by the host was a nice welcoming touchthe hosts left us a nice basket of locally made productsRead more reviewsthe location is great with easy walking distance to the shops and restaurantsthe location was perfect; shopping touring and site seeing all within walking distancegreat location convenient house for exploring the algarvethe location was perfect within easy walking distance of just about everythinggreat location to explore olhaos inner city
This cottage surrounded by a beautiful wooded landscape making it a perfect holiday home for three people. This rental with tasteful decorations has a bedroom, a bathroom, a kitchen area and access to a garden. The swimming pool in the cottage is perfect if you want to take a relaxing dip and just laze off in the afternoon. The availability of children’s books and toys, a cot and a high chair will come in handy for travelers with kids.
Honeysuckle cottage w.garden and our swimming poolQuelfes, Faro, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewslovely cast iron wood burner to keep us cozywe loved staying in honeysuckle cottage exploring the beautiful gardens and relaxing by the poolyou could just stay there and never wonder off with the small kitchen and lovely groundswe loved the garden the animals (cats chicken etc etc) and the poolthe bed was super comfortable and all the facilities required are at the cottagethe accomodation was pleasant simple and clean thank you angi and veronicawhat an amazing place our cabin was comfortable and spotless and had so many beautiful and interesting decorationsfriendly people and clean place
Host:jacob&agnieszka are very good hostsagni and kuba were lovely hosts and went out of their way to make us feel at homekuba is a great host and very responsivefriendly and very helpfulvery accommodating and friendly hostsRead more reviewsgreat little hideaway locationit is ideal for puppies because they can walk in green areas and live harmoniously with other animalsthe villa is close to faro and tavira which has beautiful beacheswe would definitely recommend to others it's a beautiful placetotally recommend this place
This house is large enough to accommodate traveling parties of seven or fewer, and it offers them a modern place to stay right by the beach in Faro. Across two floors, you’ll find plenty of space, four bedrooms and an open-plan living area with a kitchen. Ten meters away (30 feet), you’ll find a lagoon, while the sea itself is barely any further away. Right in the heart of the Ria Formosa National Park, this is a perfect house for you if you’re traveling as a family, or just a large group of sporty friends.
HOME BY THE SEA - Beach VillaFaro, PortugalSuperhost
Top guest reviewswifi is working good and the airco served as heating for uslovely views from the living room over the lagoonthe beds were very comfortable and aircon was everywhere if you needed itlovely apartment with great views and best of both parts if faro beachas well as a fully equipped kitchen and lovely welcome packit was very clean and spaciousthe villa is beauiful very clean and spaceiouslois and catia were fabulous in their communication and the villa was spacious tasteful and spotlessthe house is tastfully furnished and is very cleanhouse was lovey- very nicely decorated and spotless
Host:the host and his assistant were very helpfulluís is a wonderful hostluis and catia were wonderful hostsluis is very warm and friendly guy who showed geat care and hospitalityluis is such a nice host he let us arrive earlier the first dayRead more reviewsperfect location lagoon and seabus ride from airport(for easy car hire/rental) and maybe 20 min from downtown/train stationthe location is perfect walk to beach or lagoongorgeous house in a gorgeous locationa wonderful location a wonderful house
This room is one of four in a guest house owned by two hosts who live here. They will ensure that you want for nothing during your stay, and in this room in particular, you will find all the space you need and a double bed offering plenty of comfort. You’ll have full access to an outdoor terrace area including a charcoal grill, and judging by the endlessly positive reviews left by previous guests, the words and facts can’t do justice to how pleasant you can expect your stay to be. You’ll have access to the kitchen to make your own meals, and the chances are that with other guests staying there, you’ll make a few new friends too.
House of the Terraces - Room with a roofSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe kitchen is well equipped and the terrace is perfect for a drink at sunset and star gazingthe room was very comfortable for our overnight stayour room was a great size with modern and stylish fixtures and fittingstheir house is beautiful and our room had everything we neededlots of fresh fruit and other food for breakfast and a lovely roof terrace for relaxingeverything was clean and neatthe room was stylish clean and comfortablethe rooms are very clean and there is great attention to detailthe room itself is very stylish clean and cosythe room was very clean spaceious with a very nice and modern joined bathroom
Host:the hosts was very friendly and helpfulboth hosts were helpful and niceyou can expect a very welcoming home with amazing hosts and excellent environmentreally nice and helpful hoststhe hosts were available anytime and had great suggestions for activitiesRead more reviewsthe location is super central and you can walk anywhere from therefantastic location with quick access to restaurants and bars nearby & fairly close to the airport and train stationthe location is great everything (old town shopping centers etccool place in a very good locationit’s in a great location too
This stylish apartment is decorated in a purple color palette, and it comes with all the modern conveniences you could wish for, including a flat-screen TV. Located perfectly for trips to the Ria Formosa, there is enough room here for three guests. You’ll also find the Nautical Centre nearby - about 300m or 1000ft - where you can enjoy learning to windsurf, canoeing and other nautical pursuits. All the best sides of Faro are close at hand, and with a fully fitted kitchen, you can enjoy home-cooked meals in the evening.
Bandaya Apt! Best LOCATION Faro Beach
Top guest reviewsunbelievable apartment with an amazing viewthere is also a few a/c units in the condo which allows for extra comfortit had everything we needed and especially the sofa in the appartment is so comfortablea/c worked beautifully and this apartment is literally on the other side of the beach's wall perimeterthe app is very clean and modernvery clean with nice lounge and kitchen spacethe house was especially clean and brightthis apt was clean with a large kitchen and comfortable bedthe place is small but stylish and very clean
Host:joao was very helpfulthe transfers were also very helpful and efficientgreat place & very communicative hosthe sent a very helpful welcome note upon booking helping us plan our itinerary prior to arrivalthe host or his associates were available to help all the time on the messengerRead more reviewsthe location is amazingthe location was amazingamazing location and extremely accommodatingclose to great restaurants and grocery stores as neededthe great location is the best value
This four-person apartment is one of the most special locations Faro has to offer, with the beach found less than a minute away on foot. There’s plenty of space here, along with full cooking facilities and all the appliances you need for washing and drying. The furnished balcony is the perfect place to enjoy meals and drinks in the evening, or just take in the splendor of the Algarve coastline. If you’re looking for a relaxing coastal holiday, this is the perfect place to stay.
Vistaya Apt! Best seaview Faro BeachFaro, Portugal
Top guest reviewsgood wifi and shops nearbynice amenities in the kitchenthe view from our apt and the terrace is amazingnice apartment with outstanding viewseven has a rooftop terrace with fantastic views and a table which is perfect for a bbqthe house was super clean and the towels were soft and smelled amazingthe inside of the apartment was clean and spaciousthe apartment was very clean and well taken care ofalso the place was very clean thanks again perfect placeit was impeccably clean with a beautiful big deck overlooking the ocean
Host:wonderful host with prompt responseshost was exceptionally responsive to any questions throughout stayjoão’s was a great hostour host was quick to respond to our questions which was very helpful as first time airbnb bookersthe hosts were also great with recommendations and helping to get things bookedRead more reviewsgreat location for the valueperfect location to enjoy sea side close to faro airportthe location of the apartment is greatnice location to sleep in the algarvegreat location and lovely apartment
This room, large enough for three guests, is ideally set up for you no matter what you’ve come to Faro to do. Should you just wish to relax, you’ll find a TV and fridge in the room. If you want to explore, you’re just 250m (270 yards) away from the local market, and it’s a little over twice as far to get to the city centre and shops of Faro itself. Public transport links are close by too, and as well as having access to a full kitchen, you’ll also be able to enjoy a spacious balcony with all the views it offers.
CityCenter Suite Sunny Cozy Bedroom,WIFI PrivateWCFaro, Portugal
Top guest reviewsthe bathroom is standard and was always free for usegreat room with an even better bednice appartement with lots of light (we stayed in the yellow room) good communicationcarlos is very communicative and everything in the room was perfect as describedthe bed was very comfortable and the bedroom was presented welleverything was clean and tastefulclean and fully equipped apartmentnice and clean flat in the city centrethe room is big and cleaneverything was clean and the kitchen is well equipped
Host:the host is helpfulthank you carlos :) you're a great hostcarlos is a really responsive hostexcellent professional and helpful hostcarlos was an excellent hostRead more reviewsthe location was very goodvery nice place close to everythinggreat location easy to findgreat location and generally quietgreat cheap place located in the middle of town not far from anything
This sunny and bright studio located in Lagos can sleep, two people. The rental has a very comfortable queen bed, a bathroom, and a kitchen area. You also have access to a shared swimming pool during your stay here. A bus stop is located nearby giving you enough reasons to explore nearby places of interest with ease. Sports lovers can visit a golf course that can be reached within a short drive. Beautiful beaches, restaurants, cafes, and supermarkets are within walking distance from the studio for those who wish to explore more of the locale.
Wonderful studio with sea view!
Top guest reviewsbed very comfortable and the stunning view from balconygood amenities - from washing machine to ironing boardthe apartment has a very beautiful view of the seareally nice apartment with great viewloved the apartment and the balconyvery clean and comfortableit was very clean and homeycommunication was excellent the apartment was very clean and had everything you needthe place was clean newly done up and spaciousnice and clean
Host:our host was simply amazingmy hosts were thoughtful and responsivethe host paulo welcomed us he was kind and helpfulfilip is very nice and helpful hosthosts were very easy to communicate withRead more reviewsnice apartment close to everythinga very well situated studio with a great locationsuper close to beautiful beachesgrocery stores near by with nice walk to downtownwonderful stay and perfect location
This apartment is a delightful accommodation which will suit holidaying families and groups of friends. Accommodating four people, you’ll have access to the whole flat, which is decorated in bright colors to a nautical theme. Recently renovated, it has a fully-equipped kitchen and you can take your meals out on the covered balcony which offers plenty of space, a wonderful view and some shelter for days when the weather isn’t to your taste. All of that, and you’re right on the beach front, so there’s no delay when you want to swim or sunbathe on the sands.
Riamya Apt! By the Sea at Faro BeachFaro, Portugal
Top guest reviewsthe sofa bed was comfortableloving the natural light in all the rooms and the cleaningthe apartment was clean and cosythere are clean towels and extra sheets for the bedthe place is very cleanthe apartment itself is simple and cleannice clean appartment on the beach
Host:he was a very good hostthe manager is responsive to concerns and easy to communicate withwe had some issues at check in but the host was very pro active and professionalprivacy helpful host great value for the good pricewonderful property the host was always available and quick to respond and gave us good suggestions for the foodRead more reviewsfantastic location and great apartmentgreat location to faro beachgood location on the beachgreat flat in great locationgreat location apartment was nice
This room in a secluded house is the perfect accommodation for couples looking for a getaway, and its location in the agricultural village of Moncarapacho may leave you with some traveling to get to the beaches, but it will provide you with some of the most idyllic scenery to stay among. Visitors will have access to an outdoor kitchenette, a private bathroom, a writing desk and a terraced area where they can sit out to enjoy the peace and quiet, along with good food and a few drinks.
Horta do Cerro Guest RoomMoncarapacho, Faro, Portugal
This room, in a house just off the beach in Faro, is perfect for anyone looking to enjoy a coastal break. With views of the sea from an outdoor terrace where you can take your meals or just step out to enjoy the sea air, you’ll appreciate the location. The owner does not promise luxury, and doesn’t charge for it either, but does make clear that when you book into this guest house, you will find everything you need is at your disposal. A comfortable double bed ensures that you will have a pleasant night’s sleep while you are here.
Angimarya Room! With Best seaviews!Faro, Portugal
Top guest reviewsnice room with beautiful seaviewthe room was ultra small the shared amenities like refrigerator are on the step landingwe had the top floor room which included a shared bathroom that was only accessible from the balconysmall simple room but a great value awesome view easy check incheck in is a breeze joao explains everything from wifi to the address is perfect clarityvery clean and comfortablebathroom is nice and cleanroom was quaint and cleanclean comfortable compact quiet & convenientperfect locality nice and clean rooms great communication with the host
Host:host was very responsive to questionsexcellent host and quick responses if i had any questions or needed helpthe response time to request was quick and the check in was super easy and accommodatingnelson was a very helpful host like no one else beforegood communication with the ownerRead more reviewswonderful place quiet beach close bygreat location right on the beautiful beacheasy public transit to central farogreat location right by the airport perfect for early morning flightsfantastic location right next to the airport but also on the beach
Spend some time in Algarve
7.1 million people a year pour into Algarve on holiday, while it is becoming an increasingly popular place for Northern Europeans to retire or relocate. From a few moments in any of the places above, you’ll understand exactly why it has become so popular, and you may wish to follow in the footsteps of those who move here to stay. However, if you just want a holiday, Algarve will still be ideal for you - and it has the accommodation to match.
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