: Armação de Pêra
: Water Dog
: Amendoeiras - Alcantarilha
Car: not necessary
The apartment is located opposite (5 metres walk) the long golden sandy beaches of Armação de Pera. The beach stretches all the way to the neighbouring beaches of Gale.
There are several well established beach bars and restaurants located on the beach, which serve drinks, snacks and meals for all appetites throughout the day and evening. The beaches have serviced sun loungers, but also offer visitors the option to use their own.
Armação de Pera boasts the following local attractions and excursions, all of which can be booked in town at various locations (including at the Holiday Inn opposite the apartment): Zoo Marine (swimming with dolphins), Aqua-Land, Slide & Splash, Sand City, Sea Life Ocean Safaris, Lagos Zoo, Krazy World, carting at Almancil, Autodrome International (GP2 racing circuit and 2011 F1 season testing facility), and day trips to Lisbon, Seville and Gibraltar.
The town boasts plenty of cafés, restaurants, ice cream parlours and bars along the sea front promenade
Other Activities: Jet skiing, Cave tours and pedalo Golf: The following golf courses are nearby to the apartment:
- Faldo Golf course in Alcantarilha
- O'Connor Golf course in Alcantarilha
- Salgados Golf course in Albufeira
- Balaia Golf Village in Albufeira
All the above courses are within 10-15 min. drive from the apartment.