Find the best place to stay — Areias de São João

Where to stay around Areias de São João?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 804 holiday lettings near Areias de São João. From 543 apartments to 170 villas, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Areias de São João area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Areias de São João?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Areias de São João:

  • Oura: 469 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Lago: 359 holiday homes
  • Galé: 634 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 544 holiday homes
  • Vale do Garrão: 477 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Areias de São João?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Areias de São João. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oura Beach: 8,440 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Bullring: 8,455 holiday lettings
  • Aveiros Beach: 8,481 holiday lettings
  • International Health Centers Albufeira: 8,497 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,750 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Areias de São João 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 apartments in Areias de São João?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 543 apartments in Areias de São João. Our other popular types of Areias de São João holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 8 self catering accommodations

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 Areias de São João?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 617 holiday homes with pool available in Areias de São João. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Areias de Sao Joao also enquired about apartments in Albufeira Town and Marina, apartments in Olhos de Agua and villas in Oura

    Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Arias de Sao Joao, Portugal your home away from home

    Areias de Sao Joao is a fantastic destination on the Algarve coastline for young groups. The magical combination of top beaches and excellent nightlife means that you will never be short of entertainment from an Areias de Sao Joao villa. Located just outside Albufeira, a hugely popular Algarve commercial centre, an apartment or villa in Areias de Sao Joao could not be better located for fantastic holidays in the sun. The staggering array of facilities and entertainment options means that Areias de Sao Joao villas are a real favourite with families too.

    Things to do on holiday to Areias de Sao Joao, Portugal

    Holiday rentals in Areias de Sao Joao are set on an incredible 5km beach of golden sand known as Forte Sao Joao. There is quite a steep incline leading to the beach, but once you are there, the cliff just adds to the beauty. There are a great number of excellent beaches to choose from, so whether you would like a lazy day in peace of a facility filled beach with plenty going on, you can find the perfect spot from a villa in Areias de Sao Joao. Praia d’Oura, a short walk from the village, is a magnificent water sports beach, offering endless windsurfing, water skiing, jet skiing, parasailing and even banana boat rides.

    The nightlife from an Areias de Sao Joao is fantastic. Albufeira’s famous bar area, known as ‘The Strip’, is within easy walking distance of an Areias de Sao Joao property, with a huge range of bars, clubs and English style pubs, almost entirely catering for tourists. If you would prefer more culture, the old part of Albufeira is perfect. The cobbled streets are filled with fantastic boutiques, family run restaurants and some wonderful sights.

    There is a huge amount of golf to be played from an Areias de Sao Joao villa too. There are many courses in the area, ranging from beautiful, natural courses to taxing links courses that are a maze of hazards and traps. Family holidays hugely benefit from the proximity of attractions like the Zoomarine Park, KrazyWorld theme park and the Slide and Splash Waterpark, which is one of the largest in Europe.

    Places to visit on holiday to Areias de Sao Joao, Portugal

    Albufeira is a town you will get to know very well during an Areias de Sao Joao holiday. Everything you could wish for, from sports facilities to culture, traditional restaurants to lively bars, can be easily found in Albufeira, which has helped make it the most popular holiday resort in the whole of the Algarve.

    Weather in Areias de Sao Joao, Portugal

    Regardless of when you travel to Areias de Sao Joao, the weather is most likely to be excellent. Summers are blissfully hot, perfect for lazy days on the beach that last long into the evening, remaining beautifully warm throughout the evening, perfect for the short walk home from The Strip. Even during winter, conditions remain warm and dry, which means that the local golf courses do fantastic business all year round.

    Travel to Areias de Sao Joao, Portugal

    Faro International Airport (FAO) is inundated with cheap flights from the UK on an almost hourly basis, especially during the summer. There are regular services, both taxi and bus, connecting Areias de Sao Joao with the airport.

    Activities and attractions in Areias de Sao Joao

    Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Areias de Sao Joao has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Zoomarine (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Agua Doce Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
    • Oceanico Victoria Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Oceanico Millennium Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Oceanico Laguna Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Areias de Sao Joao

    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.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Areias de Sao Joao

    Areias de Sao Joao is famous for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Areias de Sao Joao. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Falesia Beach (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Senhora da Rocha Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
    • Oura Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Aveiros Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Albufeira Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Santa Eulalia Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)