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 known for its beaches, bars and seaside. Zoomarine and Falesia Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

  • 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 vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

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

Areias de Sao Joao is famous for its beautiful ocean views and picturesque 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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation 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 center. 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 vacation rentals are available around Areias de São João?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 604 house rentals around Areias de São João. From 136 Villas to 73 Houses, find unique vacation rental 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 HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Areias de São João:

  • Vilamoura: 1,341 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 1,216 vacation rentals
  • Patroves: 2,495 vacation rentals
  • Vale de Centianes: 571 vacation rentals
  • Quinta do Lago: 759 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Areias de São João?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Areias de São João. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Albufeira Bullring: 9,393 home rentals
  • International Health Centers Albufeira: 9,448 home rentals
  • Aveiros Beach: 9,419 home rentals
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 9,712 home rentals
  • Algarve Shopping Mall: 11,215 home rentals

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

Can I rent Villas in Areias de São João?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Villas in Areias de São João. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Areias de São João include:

  • Houses: 73 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 366 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Areias de São João?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 487 vacation homes with pool available in Areias de São João.

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