Barrocal, Faro District, Portugal

Barrocal, Faro District, Portugal

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Where to stay around Barrocal?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12,704 holiday lettings near Barrocal. From 5,639 apartments to 4,671 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Barrocal is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Barrocal?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Barrocal. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Spain: 129,078 holiday homes
  • Albufeira: 7,469 holiday homes
  • Vilamoura: 1,365 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Lagos: 1,633 holiday homes
  • Carvoeiro: 4,036 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Barrocal! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Barrocal?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Barrocal with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Albufeira: 7,469 holiday lettings
  • Carvoeiro: 4,036 holiday lettings
  • Alvor: 3,937 holiday lettings
  • Luz: 2,954 holiday lettings
  • Tavira: 1,497 holiday lettings

For other cities, 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 in Barrocal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Barrocal. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,758 holiday rentals
  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,718 holiday rentals
  • Lagos Marina: 5,122 holiday rentals
  • Vila Sol Golf: 7,378 holiday rentals
  • Carvoeiro Beach: 8,011 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Barrocal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Barrocal, Portugal, Your Home Away From Home

There is an area slightly inland from the southern stretches of the Portuguese Algarve that is known as Barrocal. The area is filled with wonderful hills, roaming green countryside and plenty of the country’s native flora, fauna and wild animals. It is therefore guaranteed that if you are looking for a rural retreat which offers spectacular views and plenty of tranquillity, then a Barrocal holiday should be one of the options at the very top of your list. As well as those wonderful views and plenty of peace away from the tourist masses, a fantastic Barrocal holiday rental cottage will provide you with all of the amenities you need to ensure that your stay in the area is as perfect as it could be.

Things to Do on Holiday in Barrocal, Portugal

The advantage of booking a Barrocal holiday is that it is the ideal get-away-from-it-all destination. Situated in a rural area in the Algarve region of Portugal, travellers can simply spend the day relaxing in the sun in the comfort of their fantastic Barrocal holiday rental house. If you are feeling a little more energetic then there are some popular activities available in the immediate surroundings of the area including hiking, trail walking, swimming, fishing, tennis and golf.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Barrocal, Portugal

If you decide to spread your wings and explore some more of the fantastic country that is Portugal, then it is recommended that you head on up to the wonderful city of Beja which is approximately 75 miles away from the Barrocal area. Here visitors can get a slice of the old Portugal with a 13th century castle sitting atop a large hill, a regional museum which is housed in a beautiful old convent with many great exhibits such as 16th century Flemish paintings and a Visigothic Museum housed in one of only four pre-Romanesque churches left in the whole of the country.

Weather in Barrocal, Portugal

Weather is an important factor of any holiday and a Barrocal holiday is no exception. The warm climate lasts pretty much all year round with the daytime temperature reaching as high as 24 degrees Celsius during the months of July and August. The winter months see the temperature fall to around 16 degrees Celsius at the lowest during the daytime and as low as 10 degrees Celsius as the evenings start to draw in. The annual rainfall amount for the town is around 13 inches.

Travel to Barrocal, Portugal

Travelling to the fantastic quiet town of Barrocal is very easy as it is only approximately 18 miles away from Faro Airport (FAO). Passengers can leave the UK from a variety of airports such as Belfast (BFS), Edinburgh (EDI), Leeds (LBA), Luton (LTN) and Manchester. Travellers will find that there are many airlines that have affordable, frequent flights to Faro Airport such as Thomson Flights, Thomas Cook Airlines, EasyJet, Aer Lingus and BMIbaby.