Find the best place to stay — Municipality of Vila do Bispo

Where to stay around Municipality of Vila do Bispo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 447 holiday lettings near Municipality of Vila do Bispo. From 207 villas to 108 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Municipality of Vila do Bispo area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Municipality of Vila do Bispo?

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 Municipality of Vila do Bispo:

  • Praia da Rocha: 615 holiday homes
  • Porto de Mós: 451 holiday homes
  • Lagos Centre: 604 holiday homes
  • Alcalar: 52 holiday homes
  • Falfeira: 712 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 Municipality of Vila do Bispo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Municipality of Vila do Bispo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Salema Beach: 3,763 holiday lettings
  • Parque da Floresta Golf: 3,626 holiday lettings
  • Cabanas Velhas Beach: 4,329 holiday lettings
  • Zavial Beach: 3,272 holiday lettings
  • Figueira Beach: 3,604 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Vila do Bispo 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 Municipality of Vila do Bispo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 207 villas in Municipality of Vila do Bispo. Our other popular types of Municipality of Vila do Bispo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 98 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Municipality of Vila do Bispo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 300 holiday homes with pool available in Municipality of Vila do Bispo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday home in Vila do Bispo is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

    Located 24 miles west of Lagos and about 60 miles from Faro, Vila do Bispo is the centre of a municipality that includes the towns of Raposeira, Sagres, and Budens. Vila do Bispo, as a town, is quite pretty with typical Algarvean houses and a beautiful 16th-century church. The region is known for its remote beaches with terrific surfing conditions as well as preserved buildings and ancient ruins. When holiday plans call for a trip to the area, finding a holiday rentals in Vila do Bispo is easy with HomeAway.

    If a villa in Vila do Bispo is what a traveller requires, HomeAway has plenty of options. Whether it be a big place for groups of 10 or more with a pool and garden, or a luxurious, waterfront villa for two couples, the selection of Vila do Bispo accommodations is sure to please.

    Also consider branching out and exploring other parts of the region. For example, HomeAway has great holiday homes in the Faro region, and farther down the coast travellers will also find holiday homes in Carvoeiro.

    Things to do

    Praia do Castelejo:

    Castelejo Beach is located quite close to the town Vila do Bispo. This small and pretty beach is sheltered by the cliffs and is popular with local surfers. Save a small restaurant near the path leading to the beach, there are no further amenities, which only adds to the secluded feel.

    Cabo de São Vicente:

    Visitors can check out Europe's most powerful lighthouse at the Cape of St. Vincent. The views from atop the lighthouse are breathtaking and well worth the climb. There are often roadside stands on the way to the lighthouse, selling local wares, snacks and drinks.

    Hermitage of Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe:

    The church of Our Lady of Guadalupe is believed to date back to the 13th century. It is one of the very few buildings to have survived the devastating earthquake of 1755, making it a truly special sight.

    Fortress of Sagres:

    This fortress was constructed under orders of Henry the Navigator due to the fact that the area provided shelter before attempting the often dangerous voyage around Cape St. Vincent. Like most structures in this area, this 16th-century fortress was greatly damaged during the earthquake in 1755 though there is still an original 16th-century turret.

    Monte dos Amantes:

    This historic site located near Vila do Bispo has artefacts dating back to the Stone Age. Visitors can see preserved footprints of early humans, and the remains of a menhir garden date back to the 3rd or 4th century BC.

    Boca do Rio:

    Visitors to Boca do Rio can find some well-preserved Roman ruins. Boca do Rio was the most southwesterly Roman settlement and the ruins include the remains of a bathhouse, fish salting tanks, and a villa. The villa has impressive mosaic floors and painted walls.

    Weather in Vila do Bispo

    Vila do Bispo enjoys good weather almost the whole year round. Summers in Vila do Bispo are hot and sunny with warm temperatures running well into the end of September. The average summer temperature is 29°C in midsummer with some days reaching the mid-30s in late July or early August. There is little to no rainfall in summer. Winters are mild; temperatures rarely drop below 10-12ºC.

    Travel to Vila do Bispo

    Faro International Airport (FAO) is the closest, located about 70 miles from Vila do Bispo. From there, travellers can take a bus or train, though one must transfer in Lagos, which makes the trip rather long. Hiring a car is the easiest and fastest option; there are several agencies at the airport, and the journey to Vila do Bispo is a simple one-hour drive along the A22. Taxis are also numerous.