The Algarve stretches across southern Portugal, where you’ll find traditional fishing villages along the coastline, brilliant blue seas and a wealth of activities. Blessed with beautiful sandy beaches and a year-round Mediterranean climate, it has become a holiday playground for North Europeans. Portugal’s leading golf courses are found in the Algarve, whilst sunbathers delight in the golden, sandy beaches.
Balaia and Salgados
In close proximity to Albufeira, the golfing resorts of Balaia and Salgados are perfect for those wanting to practice their swing.
Approximately three miles west of bustling Albufeira lies Castelo which is home to three of the best beaches in the Algarve: Castelo, Gale and Sao Rafael. There are plenty of local shops, bars and restaurants, as well as a selection of watersports.
The small, unassuming village of Guia is situated in the middle of the Algarve. Popular with tourists and locals alike, Guia is a hive of activity in the summer months. Guia is famous for its piri piri chicken and suckling pig tavernas. Just outside Guia you will find Cliff Richard's converted manor house and winery.
This pretty mini resort stretches out along a most beautiful sandy beach and has restaurants, beach bars and shops. The elegant resort of Vilamoura is just 5km along the sandy shore, with its many golf courses and superb marina.
For a true taste of Portuguese charm, a holiday to Porches is ideal. Situated in the quiet countryside surrounded by olive groves, Porches is a tranquil village yet has easy access to the larger resorts close by.
Quinta da Lago
The exclusive resort of Quinta da Lago is home to beautifully elegant properties with perfect gardens, as well as a premier golf course.
Call our Mediterranean specialists today for more information and to plan your holiday in the Algarve.