Destination guide

Enjoying Vale de Lobo holiday rentals

Vale de Lobo was one of the 1st purpose-built resorts to grace the coast of Portugal. It was inspired by the all-in-one golfing and beach destinations of the Spanish shores, which is precisely why you'll find a duo of excellent courses and a string of pristine sands, here. More than anything, Vale de Lobo holiday lettings are about relaxing, unwinding and getting a spell of hard-earned R&R. It's just a bonus that the history of Faro and stunning cliff-backed coastline is all within easy reach.

Outdoor activities

All sorts of adventures near Vale de Lobo holiday homes

If you feel a little adrenaline would spice up your trip to Vale de Lobo, then you're in luck. Long, lazy sunbathing sessions and relaxing rounds of golf can be interrupted with high-speed quad-biking or buggy excursions over the rugged Algarve landscapes. Or, you can hop on a stand-up paddle board and paddle out to explore the wide stretches of golden beachfront to your heart's content. Cyclists, meanwhile, can get on 2 wheels and escape to the country roads, flitting between whitewashed fishing villages and sleepy hamlets as they go.

Day trips

Day trips you can launch from Vale de Lobo

Vale de Lobo holiday rentals get you right to the heart of the Algarve region. That means you can leave behind the golf courses for a day and explore some of Portugal's most celebrated treasures:

  • Head eastwards, to Faro, where the stunning Cidade Velha old town is laden with Moorish relics, and more
  • There's easily more than a day's shopping to get stuck into, thanks to the huge malls of nearby Quinta do Lago – it's just a little to the east
  • Go north-west, to Vilamoura, another resort town that balances out the hedonism with intriguing Roman ruins
  • The city of Lagos is less than 1 hour's drive to the west, surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal – Praia Dona Ana, Camilo Beach
  • The charming town of Tavira – 40 minutes to the east – has Moorish architecture and pink flamingos on its salt-flat lagoons
Essential info

Facts to know about Vale de Lobo resort

  • Bring sun cream and suitable golfing clothes for hot weather conditions if you're coming to Vale de Lobo in the summer
  • Faro Airport is the closest and most convenient gateway to Vale de Lobo from the air
  • Vale de Lobo's golf courses have hosted major national golf tournaments
  • Vale de Lobo villa rentals get booked quickly for the months between June and August, so try to bag yours well in advance
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5-star villa rentals in Vale de Lobo

Being pampered and getting the relaxation flowing is all part and parcel of a stay in the so-called Golden Triangle of Algarvian resorts. Vale de Lobo holiday lettings certainly don't let the side down. Loads have private pools and deckchair-peppered sunning terraces. The top-rated stays spill out onto green gardens that could be just a short walk from the manicured fairways of the golf courses. Then, the traditional whitewashed exteriors and terracotta-tiled roofs give way to modern bathrooms and minimalist lounges. And when you choose to head out? Spa days, shopping odysseys and long hours of sunbathing on the shore can keep the jet-setter vibes flowing.

How many holiday rentals are available around Vale do Lobo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,977 holiday lettings around Vale do Lobo. From 1,936 villas to 2,261 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay near Vale do Lobo?

Whether you are travelling with your family or your friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break near Vale do Lobo:

  • Old Town: 1,292 holiday homes
  • Santa Eulália: 1,350 holiday homes
  • Alpouvar: 128 holiday homes
  • Urbanização dos Caliços: 377 holiday homes
  • Cerro Grande: 20 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Villas near Vale do Lobo?

Yes, of course. has 1,936 Villas near Vale do Lobo. Our other popular types of holiday rentals near Vale do Lobo include:

  • Flats: 2,261 holiday lettings
  • Houses: 610 holiday lettings
  • Resorts: 29 holiday lettings

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool near Vale do Lobo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,946 holiday rentals with pool available near Vale do Lobo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available.

    Can I book a holiday accommodation directly online or instantly near Vale do Lobo?

    Yes, offers a selection of 4,977 holiday homes to book directly online and 3,013 with instant booking available near Vale do Lobo. Don't wait, have a look at our self catering accommodations via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Vale do Lobo!

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