Where to stay around Pechão?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,740 holiday lettings near Pechão. From 843 villas to 449 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 Pechão is on HomeAway.

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

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 Pechão:

  • Quinta do Lago: 359 holiday homes
  • Vale do Garrão: 478 holiday homes
  • Encosta das Oliveiras: 220 holiday homes
  • Azinheiro: 32 holiday homes
  • Apra: 29 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 Pechão?

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

  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,692 holiday lettings
  • Vila Sol Golf: 7,353 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Beach: 7,527 holiday lettings
  • Algarve Theater: 5,971 holiday lettings
  • Vale do Lobo Beach: 7,208 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 843 villas in Pechão. Our other popular types of Pechão holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 449 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 324 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 43 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 Pechão?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,242 holiday homes with pool available in Pechão. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering villa in Pechao, Portugal your home away from home

    Many people visit the Algarve for the beaches but there is so much more to enjoy here. Faro Island is just across the causeway at low tide, and the Islands of Olhao are just a ferry ride away. There are plenty of outdoor sports, historic attractions and charming fishing towns nearby.

    The area is full of white washed houses and ancient towns, each with beautiful churches and museums. Staying in Pechao is a step back in time and the ideal way to enjoy it at your own pace is from a self catering villa.

    Things to do in Pechao, Portugal

    Your self catering villa is just a short drive from the beaches at Faro and Fuseta. Enjoy the perfect sands and safe bathing or take a stroll along the seashore.

    Bird Watching - Drive down to the Ria Formosa lagoon, a 17,000 hectare national park which is home to hundreds of different species of birds especially during the spring and autumn as they migrate.

    There are several top class golf courses within half an hour’s drive of your villa in Pechao. Look for Quinta do Lago and Vale de Lobo luxury developments. With a perfect climate and beautiful scenery it is a great way to enjoy the very best of the Algarve.

    Places to visit near Pechao, Portugal

    Olhao is still the local fishing village that it always was and you can still see the fisherman unloading their catch or mending their nets. There is also an excellent local market here every day which sells local fresh produce. In the evenings during the summer there is plenty of local entertainment along the seafront and a museum, cinema and plenty of local fish restaurants.

    The ancient walled city of Faro is a delightful place to explore. Once a trading port, it has seen several invasions and has both Arab and Roman ruins. Make sure you visit the 13th century Cathedral in the square and the beautiful Episcopal Palace nearby. The golden church of Nossa Senhora do Carmo certainly lives up to its name with wonderful gold leaf woodwork.

    During the summer there is entertainment near the marina, and just outside the town there is a shopping centre and multiplex cinema showing films in English.

    The nearby village of Estoi has the remains of a Roman villa which enjoyed surprisingly modern home comforts for its time!

    Weather in Pechao, Portugal

    The Algarve is known for its sunshine and from March to October it has on average 8-12 hours of sunshine daily. Winter temperatures average at least 16C (61F) and summer temperatures soar to 29C (84F) on average.

    Flights to Pechao, Portugal

    Cheap flights arrive daily from all over Europe to Faro International airport which is just 14km from your self catering villa in Pechao.

    Sightseeing in and around Pechao

    Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Pechao a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Algarve Living Science Center (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Pinheiros Altos Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
    • San Lorenzo Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Karting Almancil (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Royal Golf Course Vale do Lobo (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Ocean Golf Course Vale do Lobo (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Pechao

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

    • Barril Beach (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Falesia Beach (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
    • Sao Miguel Peak (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Antonio Sergio Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Ilha da Culatra (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Ria Formosa Natural Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)