Destination guide

Tranquil Carvoeiro will entice you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Carvoeiro. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its beaches, seaside and spas. Rocha Beach and Zoomarine are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Carvoeiro a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 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 Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro is famous for its beautiful ocean views and sandy beaches. Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Carvoeiro

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.3 km) from the city center. 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 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 5,380 house rentals near Carvoeiro. From 1,665 Villas to 764 Houses, find unique vacation rental 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 HomeAway.

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

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 Carvoeiro:

  • Vale de Centianes: 574 vacation rentals
  • Benagil: 656 vacation rentals
  • Mato Serrão: 593 vacation rentals
  • Vale de Covo: 440 vacation rentals
  • Sesmarias: 770 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 Carvoeiro?

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

  • Algar Seco Rocks: 9,586 home rentals
  • Vale de Milho Golf: 10,141 home rentals
  • Percurso dos Sete Vales Suspensos: 9,697 home rentals
  • Alfanzina Lighthouse: 10,282 home rentals
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 10,116 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,665 Villas in Carvoeiro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Carvoeiro include:

  • Houses: 764 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,770 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 47 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 Carvoeiro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,854 vacation homes with pool available in Carvoeiro.

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