Where to stay around Armona Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,147 holiday lettings near Armona Island. From 519 Condos/Apartments to 515 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Armona Island area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Armona Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Armona Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Vale do Lobo: 280 holiday homes
  • Tavira: 1,434 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Lago: 488 holiday homes
  • Faro: 3,390 holiday homes
  • Cabanas de Tavira: 1,189 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Armona Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Armona Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Armona Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Tavira: 1,434 holiday lettings
  • Faro: 3,390 holiday lettings
  • Cabanas de Tavira: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • Quarteira: 5,492 holiday lettings
  • São Brás de Alportel: 2,332 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Armona Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Armona Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Algarve Theater: 5,523 holiday rentals
  • Vale do Lobo Beach: 6,660 holiday rentals
  • Cabanas Beach: 1,748 holiday rentals
  • Quinta do Lago Beach: 6,286 holiday rentals
  • Faro Old Town: 5,525 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Armona Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Armona Island also enquired about villas in Almancil area, villas in Carvoeiro and villas in Vale do Lobo

Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Armona Island, Portugal, Your Home Away From Home

If you are looking for a relaxing vacation with good weather on a pedestrian only island, then you should consider a rental villa on Armona Island. A quick boat ride from the mainland will see you leave the tourist crowds behind, and emerge on a beautiful island which is wholly owned by a National Park. The key to preparing to take a holiday in self catering accommodation on Armona Island is to pack light! Remember, you will need to wheel/carry your cases from the ferry to your villa yourself!

Things to Do on Holiday in Armona Island, Portugal

The main activities whilst on holidays on Armona Island revolve around the sea, sand and good weather. Sunbathing and swimming are ever popular, as are numerous other water sports such as snorkelling and wind surfing. Hiking the dunes is also another good way to see the island, and if all that seems a little too energetic, then a game of cards in a restaurant or bar may be just the thing to unwind in the afternoon. Some local markets stocking fresh produce are ideal for shopping at in order to prepare your own dinner in your self catering accommodation on Armona Island.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Armona Island, Portugal

If you would like to spend a day or two away from the island, then there are many opportunities to do so. A ferry to either the Farol (lighthouse) or Culatra Islands make good trips. If you should desire to return to the mainland, then the town of Olhao has a fascinating historic centre. Just 20 minutes away by either car or train is the town of Tavira, which has a castle to be explored, and kayaks to rent.

Weather in Armona Island, Portugal

Situated in the southernmost part of Portugal, the Algarve, and in turn Armona Island, enjoys warm weather all year round. Boasting over 300 days of sunshine a year, the temperature rarely falls below 10 degrees Celsius, even in the coolest of winters. The months of July and August are the hottest summer months, with temperatures hitting upwards of 30 degrees Celsius. In terms of rain, the months between December and February are the wettest, with an average annual rainfall here of around 18 inches.

Travel to Armona Island, Portugal

The nearest airport to your holiday rental villa on Armona Island, is at Faro (FAO). Flights arrive here from a number of airlines throughout Europe. As far as the UK is concerned, Ryanair, Monarch, Jet2.com and Thomson Airways offer flights to Faro from airports such as London Stansted (STN) and Edinburgh (EDI) and Bristol (BRS). To get to Armona Island, you will need to get transport from Faro to Olhao, and from there catch a ferry or water taxi.