Find the best place to stay — Praia da Rocha

Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Praia da Rocha

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Praia da Rocha. This romantic and welcoming city is well known for its restaurants, casino gaming and spas. Rocha Beach and Meia Praia Beach 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

Sightseeing in and around Praia da Rocha

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Praia da Rocha a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Slide and Splash Water Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Vale de Milho Golf (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Golf Alamos (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Palmares Golf (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Quinta Do Frances Winery (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Praia da Rocha

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, 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 Praia da Rocha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Praia da Rocha is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocha Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Luz Beach (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Praia dos Três Castelos (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Praia da Rocha

The nearest airport is in Portimao (PRM), located 3.1 mi (5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Praia da Rocha?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 713 holiday rentals around Praia da Rocha. From 591 Condos/Apartments to 40 Villas, 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 Praia da Rocha is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Praia da Rocha?

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 Praia da Rocha:

  • Cerro de Águia: 710 holiday homes
  • Patroves: 2,418 holiday homes
  • Vale de Santa Maria: 759 holiday homes
  • Porto de Mós: 379 holiday homes
  • Alpouvar: 124 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 Praia da Rocha?

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

  • Algarve Casino: 8,124 holiday rentals
  • Hotel Algarve Casino: 8,322 holiday rentals
  • Stadium of Portimao: 8,297 holiday rentals
  • Portimao Museum: 8,280 holiday rentals
  • Portimao Marina: 8,473 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Praia da Rocha 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 Condos/Apartments in Praia da Rocha?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 591 Condos/Apartments in Praia da Rocha. Our other popular types of Praia da Rocha holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 40 holiday houses
  • Houses: 63 holiday houses
  • Studios: 569 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Praia da Rocha?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 393 holiday homes with pool available in Praia da Rocha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.