Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Porches

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Porches. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognised for its spas, restaurants and sporting events. Zoomarine and Rocha Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Porches

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Porches a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Oceanico O'Connor Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Vale de Milho Golf (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Porches

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Porches

Travellers appreciate the beautiful gardens and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Porches has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Porches is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocha Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Falesia Beach (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Porches

The nearest airport is in Portimao (PRM), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 24.1 mi (38.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Porches?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,396 holiday lettings around Porches. From 1,268 villas to 541 houses, 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 when travelling to Porches?

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 Porches:

  • Albufeira Old Town: 1,304 holiday homes
  • Porto de Mós: 385 holiday homes
  • Santa Eulália: 1,362 holiday homes
  • Lagos City Center: 633 holiday homes
  • Alpouvar: 125 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 Porches? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Porches. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Trilhos do Algarve: 10,994 holiday lettings
  • Nossa Senhora da Rocha Chapel: 11,010 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 10,174 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Marina: 3,131 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Marina: 10,159 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porches listed on 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 Porches?

Yes, of course. offers 1,268 Villas in Porches. Our other popular types of Porches holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 541 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 1,481 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 Porches?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2,685 holiday homes with pool available in Porches. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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