Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Vale do Garrao

The beaches and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Vale do Garrao. Travellers especially like the bars, spas and restaurants in this welcoming and relaxing city. Zoomarine and Vilamoura Marina are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Vale do Garrao

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Vale do Garrao for its swimming and golfing. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Vale do Garrao a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Royal Golf Course Vale do Lobo (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Ocean Golf Course Vale do Lobo (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Pinheiros Altos Golf Course (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • San Lorenzo Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Karting Almancil (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Vale do Garrao

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, 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 Vale do Garrao

Travellers love Vale do Garrao for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Vale do Garrao is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falesia Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Garrao Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Vale do Lobo Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Quinta do Lago Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Trafal Beach (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Quarteira Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)

Transport options to and around Vale do Garrao

Fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.3 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 30.4 mi (49 km) away.

Where to stay near Vale do Garrão?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 525 holiday rentals near Vale do Garrão. From 384 Villas to 38 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vale do Garrão for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Vale do Garrão?

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 Vale do Garrão:

  • Galé: 1,423 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Lago: 801 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 1,163 holiday homes
  • Vale de Santa Maria: 838 holiday homes
  • Oura: 367 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Villas in Vale do Garrão?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 384 Villas in Vale do Garrão. Our other popular types of Vale do Garrão holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 38 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 99 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Vale do Garrão?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 429 holiday homes with pool available in Vale do Garrão. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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