Destination guide

The beachside setting of Lagoa is ready to explore

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Lagoa. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the spas, sporting events and whale watching. Rocha Beach and Zoomarine are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Lagoa

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lagoa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Slide and Splash Water Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Vale de Milho Golf (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Silves Pestana Golf (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Lagoa

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, 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 Lagoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lagoa. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rocha Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Luz Beach (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Falesia Beach (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lagoa

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 27.9 mi (44.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Lagoa Ferragudo Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Lagoa?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 6,579 house rentals around Lagoa. From 1,748 Villas to 834 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 Lagoa is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lagoa:

  • Alporchinhos: 438 vacation rentals
  • Mexilhoeira da Carregação: 17 vacation rentals
  • Lombos: 60 vacation rentals
  • Vilamoura: 1,324 vacation rentals
  • Praia da Rocha: 762 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 Lagoa?

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

  • Nossa Senhora da Rocha Chapel: 10,468 home rentals
  • Portimao Harbor: 8,513 home rentals
  • Trilhos do Algarve: 10,458 home rentals
  • Arade Congress Centre: 8,532 home rentals
  • Sao Joao do Arade Fort: 8,528 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,748 Villas in Lagoa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lagoa include:

  • Houses: 834 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 3,797 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 27 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 Lagoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,745 vacation homes with pool available in Lagoa.

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