Where to stay around Tavira?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,472 holiday lettings near Tavira. From 695 apartments to 348 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tavira for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Tavira:

  • Azinheiro: 33 holiday homes
  • Apra: 30 holiday homes
  • Gorjões: 47 holiday homes
  • Quinta das Raposeiras: 47 holiday homes
  • Murta: 42 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 Tavira?

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

  • Tavira Castle: 1,951 holiday lettings
  • Tavira Gran Plaza Shopping Mall: 1,919 holiday lettings
  • Tavira Tower: 1,943 holiday lettings
  • Alvaro de Campos Municipal Library: 1,937 holiday lettings
  • Mother Church of Santa Maria do Castelo: 1,942 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 695 apartments in Tavira. Our other popular types of Tavira holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 348 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 325 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 42 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 Tavira?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 877 holiday homes with pool available in Tavira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    A holiday rental home in Tavira Town, Portugal is a lovely choice when you need a warm-weather breakaway

    There are many good reasons to choose Tavira Town for your next breakaway. The fabulous weather and gorgeous beaches are just two of those reasons. A holiday rental home in Tavira Town will put you close to all the best this area has to offer and you are sure to feel right at home.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Tavira Town, Portugal

    The beaches provide the backdrop for many of the most popular activities in Tavira Town. Enjoy swimming, boating, diving and fishing. Some on holiday to Tavira Town are content to spend their days lounging on the gorgeous shore, sipping a cold drink and reading a good book. Hiking and cycling are also quite popular and there are many scenic trails on which to do both. Organised excursions are available or you can explore on your own. Golf facilities are located nearby as well.

    Places to Visit in Tavira Town, Portugal

    The main attractions in Tavira Town are the beaches, but there are also some interesting attractions located nearby. A number of historic buildings are located near Tavira Town. The Saint Maria Church was built in the 13th century. You can also see the ruins of an ancient castle that was destroyed during an earthquake in the mid-18th century. Some find the 12th century Roman bridge to be the most amazing example of ancient architecture in the area. This bridge still connects two parts of the town and is used by many people every day. This is quite impressive when you consider that the bridge is more than 800 years old.

    Weather in Tavira Town, Portugal

    The weather in Tavira Town is one of the things that make it such a perfect holiday spot. While there is some variation in temperatures based on the season, the weather is always mild and pleasant. From June through September you should expect average lows temperatures of between 16° and 18° C and average highs of between 25° to 25° C. October through May the temperatures drop a bit with average lows of 8° to 14° C and highs of 16° to 23° C. There is very little rain during the summer months. The most rain falls from October through February with between 66 and 94 mm per month.

    Travel to Tavira Town, Portugal

    The closest airport to Tavira Town is Faro International Airport (FAO), located 35 km away. There is a railway station located in town. If you plan to stay close to Tavira Town you will not likely need a car. If, however, you plan to explore the surrounding areas, you may wish to have a car for use during your stay.

    Excellent day trips near holiday homes in Tavira

    • Drive south-west to Tavira Island to park up close to pristine beaches and turquoise seas
    • Go westward to the winding water channels of the Ria Formosa – they are a hotspot for birders and wildlife lovers
    • Visit the Santo Antonio Marsh Natural Reserve on the Spanish border, to the east, where it's even possible to spot pink flamingos
    • Head to the town of Faro, just 30 minutes to the west, which has an elegant 13th-century cathedral and stunning beaches backed by high cliffs

    Exploring the natural landscape of Tavira

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Tavira is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Barril Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Verde Beach (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Ilha de Tavira Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Terra Estreita Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Tavira Island (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Hell's Pool (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)