Destination guide

The beachside setting of Lagoa is ready to explore

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

Activities

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 holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lagoa a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Lagoa

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

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

  • 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

Transport to and around Lagoa

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city centre. 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 travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Lagoa Ferragudo Station.

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

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 Lagoa:

  • Alporchinhos: 470 holiday homes
  • Lagos Centre: 615 holiday homes
  • Galé: 1,465 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 756 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 1,204 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 Lagoa?

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

  • Vale da Pinta Pestana Golf: 8,590 holiday rentals
  • Slide and Splash Water Park: 8,641 holiday rentals
  • Arade Congress Centre: 8,484 holiday rentals
  • Sao Joao do Arade Fort: 8,541 holiday rentals
  • Lagoa Ferragudo Station: 8,539 holiday 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 holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Lagoa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,864 Villas in Lagoa. Our other popular types of Lagoa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 770 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 3,804 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 22 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 Lagoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4,790 holiday homes with pool available in Lagoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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