Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Areias de Sao Joao

Enjoy the history and other features of Areias de Sao Joao. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its beaches, bars and seaside. Zoomarine and Falesia Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Areias de Sao Joao

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Areias de Sao Joao has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Agua Doce Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Oceanico Victoria Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Oceanico Millennium Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Oceanico Laguna Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Areias de Sao Joao

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Areias de Sao Joao

Areias de Sao Joao is famous for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Areias de Sao Joao. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falesia Beach (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Oura Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Aveiros Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Albufeira Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Santa Eulalia Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Areias de Sao Joao

The nearest airport is in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), located 15.1 mi (24.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Portimao (PRM), which is 19.9 mi (32 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Areias de São João?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 655 holiday rentals around Areias de São João. From 122 villas to 421 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Areias de São João is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Areias de São João?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Areias de São João:

  • Areias Dos Moinhos: 393 holiday homes
  • Alpouvar: 129 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 1,306 holiday homes
  • Figueiral: 118 holiday homes
  • Alporchinhos: 488 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Areias de São João?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Areias de São João. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Albufeira Beach: 9,900 holiday rentals
  • Albufeira Bullring: 9,745 holiday rentals
  • Aveiros Beach: 9,776 holiday rentals
  • International Health Centers Albufeira: 9,874 holiday rentals
  • Vilamoura Marina: 3,082 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Areias de São João listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Areias de São João?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 122 Villas in Areias de São João. Our other popular types of Areias de São João holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 421 holiday houses
  • Houses: 74 holiday houses
  • Studios: 402 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Areias de São João?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 513 holiday homes with pool available in Areias de São João. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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