Where to stay around Franqueira?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8 holiday lettings near Franqueira. From 5 Villas to 2 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Franqueira for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Franqueira:

  • Galé: 612 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 539 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 642 holiday homes
  • Oura: 442 holiday homes
  • Benagil: 289 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 Franqueira?

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

  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,412 holiday lettings
  • Carvoeiro Beach: 7,751 holiday lettings
  • Alvor Beach: 6,561 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Marina: 8,427 holiday lettings
  • Gale Beach: 8,383 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Villas in Franqueira. Our other popular types of Franqueira holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I rent mountain rentals in Franqueira?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 4 mountain rentals in Franqueira. You have also many other possibilities in Franqueira area, including:

    Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Franqueira?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Franqueira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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      Make a holiday rental apartment or self-catering villa in Franqueira, Portugal your home away from home

      The luxury villas of Franqueira are located near Silves, in the Algarve region of Portugal and are the ideal holiday destination for those wanting to take a break from hectic everyday life. The villas are set in tranquil surroundings and are blessed with sunshine throughout the year, making Franqueira a peaceful getaway.

      Things to do on holiday in Franqueira, Portugal

      Franqueira villas are located 10 minutes outside of the old town of Silves. The cobbled streets lead to an impressive Moorish Castle on the hill, and there are variety of markets, bars and cafes that offer excellent cuisine at great prices. Local villages in the area offer three-course meals with wine and coffee for under £10.

      The Musee Arqueologico in Silves is worth visiting if you are interested in the history of Silves and the surrounding region. The old town is also home to the charming Sao Bartolomeu de Messines church.

      Twenty minutes away are the beaches of Armacao de Pera, Carvoeiro and Gale, where visitors can sun bathe, swim, water ski, wind surf and scuba dive. For tourists with children, a water park and Zoomarine are also only 20 minutes away.

      Golfers will be spoilt for choice with numerous golf courses within driving distance of villas in Franqueira. Franqueira villas are also ideally located for those on a walking holiday. The unspoilt nature that surrounds the area is home to a wide variety of birds, and has excellent hiking trails that wind through rolling green hills.

      Places to visit on holiday in Franqueira, Portugal

      Faro is only 60km away from Franqueira and makes a great day trip destination. Tourist attractions in Faro include the Moorish and Medieval walls that surround the town, an impressive cathedral, the Hermitage of Nossa Senhora do O, and the Church of the Ordem Terceira de São Francisco.

      Barrocal is a beautiful region off the beaten track. The tranquil area is the perfect location for walkers, hikers, cyclists and nature lovers.

      Weather in Franqueira, Portugal

      The sunny Algarve climate means that Franqueira villas enjoy great weather throughout the year. Summer temperatures reach over 30°C in July and August. Winters are sunny and mild with temperatures dropping to a pleasant 15°C during the coldest months of the year. Last minute holidays to Franqueira during the winter or summer make an excellent walking holiday or weekend break.

      Flights to Franqueira, Portugal

      Faro Airport (FAO) receives the majority of international flights destined for the Algarve. ThomsonFly and easyJet are just two of the airlines that offer cheap flights to Faro from various airports in the UK, however there are a variety of airlines that fly to Faro, which means that visitors to Franqueira accommodation are bound to find a great deal. From the airport at Faro, visitors can take a bus to Silves or hire a car and drive 30 miles to their luxury villa in Franqueira.