Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Carrapateira

Enjoy the museums and other features of Carrapateira. One of the city's many top draws is its beaches. Meia Praia Beach and Luz Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Carrapateira

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Carrapateira a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lagos Zoo (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Espiche Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Lagos Living Science Center (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Palmares Golf (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • International Kart Circuit (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Algarve International Autodrome Raceway (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carrapateira

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Carrapateira is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Meia Praia Beach (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Luz Beach (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Bordeira Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Amado Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Mirouco Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Carrapateira

The nearest airport is in Portimao (PRM), located 17.7 mi (28.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 52.6 mi (84.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carrapateira?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 492 holiday lettings around Carrapateira. From 71 flats & apartments to 186 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Carrapateira:

  • Porto de Mós: 387 holiday homes
  • Lagos Centre: 682 holiday homes
  • Telheiro: 616 holiday homes
  • Ameijeira: 732 holiday homes
  • Falfeira: 833 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 Carrapateira? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Carrapateira. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Carrapateira Land & Sea Museum: 3,421 holiday lettings
  • Lagos Marina: 6,025 holiday lettings
  • Palmares Golf: 6,669 holiday lettings
  • Boavista Golf: 5,860 holiday lettings
  • Parque da Floresta Golf: 4,154 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carrapateira listed on 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 Flats in Carrapateira?

Yes, of course. offers 71 Flats in Carrapateira. Our other popular types of Carrapateira holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 186 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 178 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carrapateira?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 301 holiday homes with pool available in Carrapateira. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Explore destinations around Carrapateira

Carrapateira Land & Sea Museum
3,421 holiday rentals
Lagos Marina
6,025 holiday rentals
Palmares Golf
6,669 holiday rentals
Boavista Golf
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4,154 holiday rentals
Zavial Beach
3,757 holiday rentals
Espiche Golf Course
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Sagres Fortress
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Camilo Beach
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Discoveries Wax Museum
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Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe Chapel
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Ponta da Piedade Lagos Lighthouse
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Algarve International Autodrome Raceway
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First European Slave Market
5,997 holiday rentals
Aljezur Castle
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Santa Maria Church
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Ponte da Bandeira Fort
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Hermitage of Our Lady of Guadalupe
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Lagos Living Science Center
5,990 holiday rentals
International Kart Circuit
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