Destination guide

Relaxing Carvoeiro will entice you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Carvoeiro. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognised for its beaches, seaside and spas. Rocha Beach and Zoomarine are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Carvoeiro

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Carvoeiro a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Vale de Milho Golf (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Slide and Splash Water Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Silves Pestana Golf (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Carvoeiro

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 Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro is famous for its beautiful ocean views and sandy beaches. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Carvoeiro is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocha Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Luz Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Falesia Beach (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Carvoeiro

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 28.2 mi (45.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Carvoeiro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,055 holiday rentals near Carvoeiro. From 1,531 Villas to 713 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carvoeiro for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carvoeiro?

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 Carvoeiro:

  • Areias Dos Moinhos: 359 holiday homes
  • Vale de Covo: 427 holiday homes
  • Vale de Centianes: 554 holiday homes
  • Salicos: 372 holiday homes
  • Mato Serrão: 555 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 Carvoeiro?

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

  • Vale de Milho Golf: 9,801 holiday rentals
  • Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos: 9,983 holiday rentals
  • Algar Seco Rocks: 9,170 holiday rentals
  • Alfanzina Lighthouse: 9,867 holiday rentals
  • Algarve Divexperience: 9,273 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carvoeiro 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 Carvoeiro?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 1,531 Villas in Carvoeiro. Our other popular types of Carvoeiro holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 713 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,637 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 48 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carvoeiro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,629 holiday homes with pool available in Carvoeiro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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