Where to stay around Patroves?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 864 holiday lettings near Patroves. From 501 villas to 246 apartments, 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 Patroves is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Patroves?

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 Patroves:

  • Quinta do Lago: 359 holiday homes
  • Galé: 634 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 544 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 638 holiday homes
  • Oura: 469 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 Patroves?

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

  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,750 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,671 holiday lettings
  • Vila Sol Golf: 7,339 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Beach: 7,507 holiday lettings
  • Carvoeiro Beach: 8,034 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Patroves 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 Patroves?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 501 villas in Patroves. Our other popular types of Patroves holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 246 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 100 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Patroves?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 767 holiday homes with pool available in Patroves. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Relax with holiday accommodation in Patroves.

    If planning a trip to Albufeira, it may be worthwhile to consider accommodation in Patroves. This relaxed and laid-back area is close enough to the action of nearby Albufeira, Gale, and Guia but far enough away to truly unwind. In fact, the number one thing to do in Patroves is lay on the beach! Patroves is also in a prime location for exploring the area. It is located just three miles from Albufeira with its beaches, shopping, and night life. HomeAway has got some nice options in Albufeira as well as in Patroves.

    Patroves villas are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. HomeAway has options with private pools and those that are wheelchair accessible. Patroves apartments are another attractive option. Beachside Patroves holiday villas with modern amenities such as air conditioning, wireless internet, and satellite television can be found with HomeAway. This region of Portugal has many other interesting places, and those wishing to explore the culture and history of the area can also find accommodations in Faro. Farther west along the cost HomeAway also has holiday homes in Carvoeiro.

    Things to do

    Praia Sao Rafael:

    Sao Rafael beach has got fine sand and the impressive limestone rock formations of Ponte Pequena, Small Bridge, and Swallow’s Nest. These natural wonders are the result of countless years of erosion and provide a stunning backdrop to the golden sands and blue water.

    Praia do Castelo:

    This golden sand beach is about two miles from Patroves. It is sheltered by jagged cliffs shooting up over 30 feet. The beach is named after a watchtower that stood in the mid-16th century. The few remains of the tower are found near the entrance to the beach.


    This popular attraction is in the town of Guia, about six miles from Patroves. It is open all year long with daily dolphin and sea lion shows. There is a 4-D movie theatre showing movies pertaining to marine life, and a number of swimming pools, snack bars, and a small amusement park ensure a fun day out.


    The Algarve region is home to some of the best golf courses in Europe, and the Salgados Golf Course three miles from Patroves. Salgados is known for its numerous water hazards. The course is well maintained and a few of the holes have great views.

    The Algarve Shopping Centre:

    This is the largest shopping complex in the region and is located near Guia. Visitors can shop at over 100 stores, including a huge supermarket. There is also a multi-screen cinema and a big food court.


    Thanks to Patroves' proximity to the bustling town of Albufeira, those who choose to stay here can explore the charming old town, the night life of the famous strip, or Fishermen's beach on any day of their stay.

    Weather in Patroves

    The Algarve region boasts 3,000 hours of sunshine each year making a trip to Patroves attractive in any season. Summer is naturally the busiest and the hottest. Temperatures average about 28ºC in July and August, with some days climbing up into the mid-30s. The water temperature is a pleasant 22°C during the summer. Spring and fall enjoy temperatures in the mid-20s paired with plenty of sun. Winters are mild with an average temperature of 15ºC.

    Travel to Patroves

    Patroves is approximately 29 miles from Faro Airport (FAO). From there, the most convenient way to reach it is via taxi or car; the drive. There are a number of car hire agencies at the airport, though pre-booking is advised to ensure the best rate. The drive is along the A22 and takes a little over 30 minutes.

    Activities and attractions in Patroves

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Patroves a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Zoomarine (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Cova Redonda Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Aqualand Waterpark (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Oceanico O'Connor Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Patroves

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Patroves is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rocha Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Senhora da Rocha Beach (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Falesia Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Coelha Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Castelo Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Evaristo Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)