Destination guide

Why people love visiting elegant Meia Praia

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Meia Praia. This walkable and trendy city entices travelers with its spas and golfing. Meia Praia Beach and Rocha Beach 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.


Sightseeing in and around Meia Praia

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Meia Praia a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Palmares Golf (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Lagos Living Science Center (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Espiche Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lagos Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Golf Alamos (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • International Kart Circuit (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Meia Praia

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, 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 Meia Praia

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Meia Praia is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meia Praia Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Rocha Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Luz Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Batata Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Meia Praia

The nearest airport is in Portimao (PRM), located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 38.4 mi (61.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Lagos Station.

Where to stay near Meia Praia?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 763 house rentals near Meia Praia. From 78 Villas to 597 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Meia Praia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Meia Praia?

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 Meia Praia:

  • Praia da Rocha: 739 vacation rentals
  • Porto de Mós: 365 vacation rentals
  • Burgau: 109 vacation rentals
  • Salema: 89 vacation rentals
  • Lagos Centre: 621 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 Meia Praia?

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

  • Lagos Marina: 5,628 home rentals
  • Lagos Station: 5,633 home rentals
  • Palmares Golf: 6,245 home rentals
  • Parque da Floresta Golf: 3,909 home rentals
  • First European Slave Market: 5,624 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Meia Praia 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 Meia Praia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 78 Villas in Meia Praia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Meia Praia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 597 lodging choices
  • Houses: 68 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 2 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Meia Praia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 451 vacation homes with pool available in Meia Praia.

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