Destination guide

The friendly city of Quarteira awaits you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Quarteira. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its water park and safari tours. Zoomarine and Vilamoura Marina are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Quarteira

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Quarteira has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Aqua Show Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Oceanico Pinhal Golf Course (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Vilamoura Tennis Center (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ocean Golf Course Vale do Lobo (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Royal Golf Course Vale do Lobo (2 mi / 3.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Quarteira

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, 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 Quarteira

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Quarteira is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Falesia Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Quarteira Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Trafal Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Vilamoura Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Marina Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Quarteira

The nearest airport is in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Portimao (PRM), which is 27.6 mi (44.4 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Quarteira?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 6,538 house rentals around Quarteira. From 2,889 Condos/Apartments to 832 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 Quarteira is on HomeAway.

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

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 Quarteira:

  • Encosta das Oliveiras: 1,002 vacation rentals
  • Aldeia do Golfe: 225 vacation rentals
  • Vilamoura: 1,311 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 1,172 vacation rentals
  • Patroves: 2,427 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 Quarteira?

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

  • Vila Sol Golf: 8,005 home rentals
  • Peixe Market: 8,095 home rentals
  • Swim With Sea Lions: 7,887 home rentals
  • Aqua Show Park: 7,894 home rentals
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 9,580 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Quarteira 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 Condos/Apartments in Quarteira?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,889 Condos/Apartments in Quarteira. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Quarteira include:

  • Houses: 832 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2,619 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 41 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Quarteira?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,149 vacation homes with pool available in Quarteira.

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