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Villas in the buzzing resort town of Albufeira
Albufeira is a coastal resort town that is simply bursting at the seams with energy and excitement – a purely fantastic blend of beach bars, lively restaurants, a formidable party scene and endless activities. And if you don’t mind venturing out of the town, there are countless areas of natural beauty, peaceful countryside and stunning beaches to discover. The Old Town lies at the bottom of a steep hill. Rent a villa in Albufeira in the hills that rise up behind it for the best view of the town, or choose one of the villas on the magnificent strip of sand Praia dos Alemães for your perfect beach holiday. Coming for the nightlife? You can visit the area of Montechoro – this is where the town’s craziest pubs and nightclubs ply their trade. Or you can go to the Algarve, 45 minutes from Albufeira, to enjoy the nightlife that this place always offers to both locals and tourists, then don't think twice and rent a villa in Algarve.
Albufeira villas with panoramic ocean views
There are villas in Albufeira for all budgets. They afford you comfort, convenience and character at an affordable price! Its spacious rooms and other areas make it the perfect accommodation for large groups, such as friends or families. In fact, there are many family-friendly villas in Albufeira with play areas for children, but if you prefer a smaller space, you can also check out the apartments in Albufeira.
In all of these villas you can find different characteristics, including:
- Swimming pools
- Lounge area
For whom is it a good plan to visit Albufeira?
Albufeira for beach buffs
Albufeira's beaches are a huge attraction for visitors to the area. Choose from a beach right in the town, such as Praia dos Pescadores, and a villa in Albufeira near the sea for incredible views of the beaches. Wide and sandy, with some interesting rock formations, it has all the amenities for a comfortable beach day. Or for a completely different vibe, head a little away out of town to Salgados Lagoon, 15 km west of Albufeira. It is a large and protected brackish coastal lagoon that is just perfect for whiling away your cares. Another option is to travel to Vilamoura, which is a tourist destination with many amazing beaches and is only a 25-minute drive from Albufeira. You can rent apartments in Vilamoura to get to know a bit more of this area, which also has excursions and water parks.
Albufeira for party goers
More than anything else, Albufeira is famous for its rambunctious party scene. The Strip, located in the Montechoro area of town, 3 km from Albufeira's town centre, is the pulsating heart of the town’s nightlife, with clubs and bars galore. As the sun goes down and the neon lights come on, the Strip opens up for Portugal's liveliest and rowdiest nightlife! Looking for a more upmarket night out? Then the bars and restaurants in Albufeira's pedestrianized old town centre await you with a cocktail in hand! If you want more places with a fun nightlife, you might want to rent a villa in Carvoeiro, because there are plenty of options for fun nights out.
Albufeira for golfers
If you book a villa in Albufeira you should know that there is more! Albufeira is in the heart of the Algarve, which is famed for its world-leading golfing culture. Check out the apartments in Algarve if you want to know more about this place. All golfers must make the pilgrimage to this part of the world at least once in their life if they are to pass into golfing heaven. Closest to Albufeira is the 18-hole Salgados Golf Course on the west side of town, a 'Links' style course which includes many water hazards, and a highly popular 9-hole course on the east side of the town, the Pine Cliffs Golf Course, perched 70 metres above the golden sands and blue water of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Algarve is considered one of the finest destinations in the world for golfers, with 31 world-class golf courses!
Top 7 travel tips in Albufeira
1. Unwind at Albufeira Marina
The Albufeira Marina is a new development located to the west of the old town. Best known for its candy-coloured apartment blocks, it offers visitors a variety of shops, restaurants and bars. Do a spot of shopping then luxuriate in the great assortment of dining options as you enjoy the ocean breeze?
2. Put your kids in your good books forever
As well as having family-friendly villas in Albufeira, there are also plenty of great places to go with your loved ones, such as the Zoomarine. Open from March to October, it is the Algarve’s number one attraction. Don’t miss the incredible Dolphin Emotions experience, awesome waterslides and wave pools, exotic birds of prey, and 4D cinema!
3. Splash it up at Aqua Show Park
This is Portugal’s largest and best waterpark, located in the nearby village of Quarteira. Be brave and slide down the biggest FreeFall slide in Europe at 129 meters in length. And take a trip in and out of the water on one of the longest water roller coasters in the world at 740 meters. Throughout the Algarve there are also other types of water parks, if you want to see them all we recommend you check out the holiday rentals and lettings in Algarve and start your adventure.
4. Experience Cataplana nights
The Cataplana is an item of Portuguese cookware used to prepare traditional seafood dishes. Spend an evening at the Mimo Algarve Cooking School, which offers a supper club where you can enjoy an evening of unique local food cooked in this traditional way. And of course, try your hand at cooking one of these dishes yourself.
5. Take a day trip
Olhos d'Água is a small, fishermen's village 10 minutes drive from Albufeira, and it makes for a wonderful day trip. It boasts hilly, cobblestone streets that are bursting with the kaleidoscopic life synonymous with the Algarve. The beach is simply gorgeous, with pine-clad cliffs and rocky promontories, and in the evening there's a fantastic choice of lush restaurants. If you want to take a trip to a more secluded location, we recommend you check out apartments in Alvor and start planning your short visit.
6. Experience the daunting heights of Parque Aventura
Now how about a spot of high roping through a treetop assault course? Located in verdurous woods near Praia da Oura, Parque Aventura consists of a series of games and trails set at varying heights between the trees. Overcome a wide range of obstacles in order to complete the course, including a giddy ropewalk and the daunting Monkey's Bridge.
7. Finish the day in the Old Town
Albufeira's boisterous hub draws locals and tourists alike to its plethora of restaurants, cafés, and snack bars. After dark, buskers and street artists come out to entertain the throngs, the music is turned up, and the alcohol doesn’t stop flowing until deep in the morning!
Information about villas in Albufeira
|🏡 Villas available:||364 properties.|
|💳 Discount available:||up to -55%.|
|🌙 Minimum price per night:||from £45.|
|⭐ Most popular amenities:||Wi-Fi, barbecue and air conditioning.|
|🐾 Pet-friendly:||72 properties.|
|📶 For workation:||97% of the properties.|
|👩👩👧👦 For families:||5% of the properties.|
|🏊 With pool:||232 properties.|