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 travellers with its water park and safari tours. Zoomarine and Vilamoura Marina are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Quarteira

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday 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 centre:

  • 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)
Weather

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 29°F.

Natural highlights

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 centre:

  • 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

Travelling to and around Quarteira

The nearest airport is in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city centre. 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.

Where to stay near Quarteira?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,596 holiday rentals near Quarteira. From 2,863 Condos/Apartments to 777 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Quarteira is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Quarteira:

  • Encosta das Oliveiras: 996 holiday homes
  • Aldeia do Golfe: 218 holiday homes
  • Galé: 1,460 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Lago: 828 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 1,201 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Quarteira?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Quarteira. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Vilamoura Marina: 2,903 holiday rentals
  • Vilamoura Beach: 5,193 holiday rentals
  • Vila Sol Golf: 8,065 holiday rentals
  • Quarteira Beach: 8,033 holiday rentals
  • Vilamoura Tennis Center: 8,324 holiday 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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Quarteira?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,863 Condos/Apartments in Quarteira. Our other popular types of Quarteira holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 777 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2,776 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 40 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Quarteira?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5,247 holiday homes with pool available in Quarteira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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