Most popular Villas in Salema
Highlights in Salema
- Fantastic beaches
- Fantastic golf courses
- Great hiking routes
- A unique surfing destination
- Delicious recipes
Most popular amenities for Villas in Salema
Villas in Salema
Are you looking for some genuine holidays and privacy during your holidays in Salema? Rent a villa and find the most beautiful properties in unique settings and stunning views by the sea. Find your ideal villa in the area of Praia da Rocha, Burgau, Porto de Mós or Meia Praia. Get exclusive oceanfront villas with access to the beach and enjoy a fabulous time in this bit of paradise in Portugal.Private villas with swimming pools
Beach or swimming pool? All the amenities and extras can be chosen depending on the size of the villa, the location and your needs. Bright and spacious rooms with great views, comfortable lounges, equipped kitchens and fabulous gardens to enjoy some time out basking in the sun with privacy or having a dining al fresco. Enjoy some family time, a trip with friends or gatherings and special occasions. Find villas with large capacity to accommodate up to 12 people and start your holiday in the fantastic Algarve.
Travellers and activities
Embark on a hiking adventure and explore the beauty of southern Portugal. Along Alentejo and Costa Vicentina Natural Park you can enjoy magnificent views of the red slopes and the rugged cliffs as a beautiful backdrop of the ocean. Marvel at the natural and cultural wealth of the region and spot peregrine falcons! As you walk along you will reach Santa Caterina Fort,where you can take a short break to take in the impressive views or have a wonderful picnic at the sprawling beach of Figueira da Foz. This route is also available with a guide. You can find many other routes to Lagos, Boca do Rio Nature Reserve, Sagres or Ponta da Torre. All hiking levels are welcome. Enjoy your walk!Salema for surf lovers
As a leading surf destination, Portugal is bathed by the Atlantic ocean. The waters are perfect for surfing, especially along the Algarve’s west coast. Surf lovers can enjoy a wavy paradise just 20 minutes from Salema, where the wind is usually off shore and the open Atlantic brings in the big rollers! Is it your first time? Don’t worry! There are surf schools with experienced surfers in Sagres and Lagos that will teach you how to get on your board, row and enjoy an exciting water sport. Take a few lessons and start riding the waves! As an advanced surfer you can enjoy the waves in Zavial Beach. In Sagres, Praia do Tonel and Praia do Beliche are quite challenging with swells of up to 3 metres. Castelejo Beach instead, is considered as the best beach for a first contact with surfing. A top choice is the beach of Arrifana, suitable for all levels. Itching to get on your surfboard?
Did you know that the province of the Algarve, of 5000sq.Km (1931 sq. miles), contains more than 100 stunning beaches?
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The Atlantic waters give holidaymakers a wide array of activities to choose from in and on the water. Besides surfing, lots of water sports are on offer. Spend a few hours exploring the coast on a kayak or a canoe and make some stops along the way to take a dip or do some snorkelling. Need a bit of speed? Waterskiing, kitesurfing, wakeboarding or windsurfing will increase the adrenaline levels while having a fun ride. Not in the mood for a bath? Then explore the coast on a boat and admire the beauty of the Algarve’s coast from the sea.2. Enjoy the Algarve’s world-renowned golf courses
A holiday in Salema is not just about beaches and relaxing by the pool. The Algarve is very popular for the great golf courses that can be enjoyed all year round due to the climate conditions. The mild and temperate weather allows players to have a great day of golf in a unique setting and unbeatable ocean views. A few minutes away from Salema you can find several prestigious courses including Boavista, Palmares, Santo Antonio or Alto and Penina. Within an hour, you still have about 20 more courses to choose from. It is time to pack your clubs!3. A beach with dinosaur footprints!
Salema Beach enjoys the tranquility of a stunning natural landscape within southwest Alentejo the Vicentine Coast Natural Park. A villa with its own character and a great golden sand beach backed with the rugged red sandstone cliffs and caressed by the Atlantic breeze and its azure waters. The beach holds the Blue Flag and it is ideal for families with children. Do you like looking for fossils? At the western end of the beach, there are dinosaur footprints on the cliff face, discovered in 2001. These limestone rocks are of great interest to fossil hunters. Come and explore the rocks!4. Spend a day in Zoomarine
About half an hour from Salema you can find one of the biggest attractions of the area. These are premises with an environmental philosophy of conservation and education where children can interact with the animal species within it, at a close range. Have a great day out with the family and enjoy some of the shows where the stars are dolphins or sea lions. Have a dip in the pools, go down the water slides and enjoy the merry-go-rounds to have a full day of entertainment and fun.5. Explore Salema on a horse
If you like horse riding now you have the chance to explore the surroundings of Salerma along ravaged cliff tops on a horse. Discover the beautiful and quiet valleys, the coast, the stunning countryside and the rolling hills with lush green vegetation.Horse expeditions can vary from 1 hour to a full day out. Enjoy nature at its best riding one of the most beautiful and elegant animals.6. Taste the Algarve’s flavours
Salema boasts some good restaurants offering the freshest seafood and fish. Enjoy a wonderful meal on the terrace, get mesmerising views and sip the best wines from the cellar at Lourenço, Água na Boca or Olhos n'Água. Try some carabineros or chicken piri-piri or cod, one of the most appreciated fish in Portugal. Looking for a lavish menu? In Lagos, you can enjoy Michelin Star menus at Dos Artistas, Avenida, Vivendo and Don Sebastiao. Delight your taste buds and enjoy your meal!7. Have fun at Slide & Splash
Just half an hour from Salema, near Lagoa, you can enjoy one of the best water parks in Europe. The large area includes several swimming pools, water slides like the adrenaline pumping Kamikaze, the mysterious Black Hole and gentle slides to enjoy your descent to the water while having a great time. Have a picnic and a delicious ice cream to beat the warm weather during the summer months.