Destination guide

The friendly area of Olhao awaits your stay

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Olhao. Revered for its spas, seafood restaurants and boating, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Carmo Church and Barril Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Olhao

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Olhao 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:

  • Algarve Living Science Center (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Pinheiros Altos Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • San Lorenzo Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Benamor Golf (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Karting Almancil (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Royal Golf Course Vale do Lobo (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Olhao

Travellers enjoy Olhao for its seaside and island views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Olhao is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barril Beach (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Falesia Beach (18.9 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Verde Beach (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Ria Formosa Natural Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Sao Miguel Peak (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Ilha da Armona Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Olhao

Fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Municipality of Olhão?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 912 holiday rentals around Municipality of Olhão. From 255 holiday houses to 355 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Olhão?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Municipality of Olhão. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Ilha da Fuzeta: 3,909 holiday rentals
  • Quelfes: 969 holiday rentals
  • Armona Island: 1,048 holiday rentals
  • Moncarapacho: 690 holiday rentals
  • Fuseta: 214 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Olhão! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Olhão?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Municipality of Olhão with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Quelfes: 969 holiday homes
  • Boliqueime: 6,038 holiday homes
  • Monte Gordo: 819 holiday homes
  • Sé: 2,630 holiday homes
  • Quarteira: 6,981 holiday homes

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Olhão?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Municipality of Olhão. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ilha da Fuzeta: 3,909 holiday rentals
  • Olhao Municipal Market: 5,275 holiday rentals
  • Olhao Harbour: 5,250 holiday rentals
  • Parque Natural da Ria Formosa: 5,282 holiday rentals
  • Moncarapacho Museum and Chapel: 5,282 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Olhão listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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