Where to stay around Lagoa?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,767 holiday lettings near Lagoa. From 2,335 apartments to 1,660 villas, 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 Lagoa is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lagoa:

  • Galé: 634 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 544 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 638 holiday homes
  • Porto de Mós: 448 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 Lagoa?

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

  • Portimao Town Market: 8,694 holiday lettings
  • Marinha Beach: 9,043 holiday lettings
  • Slide and Splash Water Park: 7,943 holiday lettings
  • Sao Jose Convent: 8,503 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,750 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,335 apartments in Lagoa. Our other popular types of Lagoa holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 1,660 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 624 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 41 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lagoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,540 holiday homes with pool available in Lagoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Explore the Algarve with a holiday home in Lagoa.

    The Portuguese town of Lagoa is located about four miles inland from the famous Algarve coast. This charming rural town is laid-back and welcoming, making it the perfect place to get away from the popular resorts that dot the seaside. Visitors to Lagoa can indulge in fine local wines, explore old churches and monasteries, and relax on the gorgeous Algarve beaches. HomeAway has holiday rentals in Lagoa for every kind of traveller and budget.

    Villas in Lagoa are available for large groups at reasonable rates. These accommodations are centrally located and come with modern amenities; internet access, air conditioning, and homes with pools are just a click away. A luxurious and comfortable holiday apartment in Lagoa is another option for travellers. HomeAway has comfortable properties that are pet- and child-friendly and which offer close proximity to the gorgeous beaches. Those who want to explore the entire region can also find accommodations in nearby destinations via HomeAway. For example, travellers can stay in holiday homes in Albufeira or look for comfortable holiday rentals in the Faro region.

    Things to do

    Wine at Quinta dos Vales:

    This internationally recognized wine-making estate is located in the countryside near Lagoa. The hills are covered with unique Portuguese grape varieties, and the wines of Quinta dos Vales have already won multiple international awards. It also serves as an event centre and the estate has a small animal farm.

    Slide and Splash Water Park:

    This is a park that is fun for the whole family! Slide and Splash is located on over 82,000 sq. feet and has ample slides for children of all sizes and ages. There are also multiple pools as well as kiosks selling snacks and drinks, making this a great excursion destination.

    St. Joseph’s Convent:

    Established by a group of Carmelite nuns in the 18th century as a home for abandoned girls, the St. Joseph's Convent makes for an interesting stop. The bell tower is picturesque and a tour around the grounds allows guests to learn about the fascinating history. It is also an exhibition centre.

    Summer Fatacil Fair:

    The Fatacil Fair in Lagoa is an annual event where visitors can explore Algarve arts and crafts and local food. This is the perfect place to pick up some of the beautiful ceramics that the region is famous for as well as sample the delicious culinary delights for which Lagoa is known.

    Algarve Beaches:

    Without a doubt it is the gorgeous beaches and beautiful coastline that draws the most visitors to Lagoa. The limestone cliffs, seemingly endless stretches of beach, and small isolated coves lure in tourists year after year. Lagoa is only 3.5 miles from the beach. The snorkelling is top notch, as are boat trips and scuba diving.

    Nossa Senhora da Rocha:

    The Fort of Nossa Senhora da Rocha with its attached chapel is located in the nearby town of Porches. This medieval castle offers stunning panoramic views of the Algarve coastline. It also has an interesting history, worth exploring when paying a visit to the castle.

    Weather in Lagoa

    Lagoa's climate tends to be warm and dry. The average yearly temperature is about 25°C. The best time to visit is in the summer, with an average temperature of 27.7°C. For those wishing to escape summer heat, temperatures average 22°C in October. The wettest month is usually March.

    Travel to Lagoa

    The best way to reach Lagoa is to fly into Portugal's Faro International Airport (FAO); flights from all across Europe fly to Faro and it is located about 35 miles from Lagoa. From there, it is easy to find a taxi. It is also advisable to book a private car to Lagoa before landing. The drive only takes about 40 minutes and is a straight shot along the A22.

    Activities and attractions in and around Lagoa

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lagoa a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Zoomarine (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
    • Slide and Splash Water Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Vale de Milho Golf (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Silves Pestana Golf (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Cova Redonda Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Aqualand Waterpark (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Lagoa

    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.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Lagoa

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lagoa. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rocha Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Meia Praia Beach (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
    • Senhora da Rocha Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Dona Ana Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Luz Beach (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
    • Falesia Beach (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)