Find the best place to stay — Pêra

Where to stay around Pêra?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,892 holiday lettings near Pêra. From 2,185 apartments to 1,862 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pêra for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Pêra:

  • Galé: 617 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 543 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 651 holiday homes
  • Oura: 465 holiday homes
  • Vale do Garrão: 470 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 Pêra?

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

  • International Sand Sculpture Festival: 9,309 holiday lettings
  • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course: 9,297 holiday lettings
  • Oceanico O'Connor Course: 9,287 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,814 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,635 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,185 apartments in Pêra. Our other popular types of Pêra holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 1,862 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 662 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 53 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 Pêra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,847 holiday homes with pool available in Pêra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Pera is close to the beautiful Algarve coast about 10 minutes drive from Alcantarilha and Guia. The Algarve Retail Shopping Centre is a few minutes drive from your beautiful self catering villa and Albufeira, with its lively nightlife, is 20 minutes away by car. With a beautiful golden sand beach nearby, your self catering villa at Pera offers a great base for enjoying this lovely area.

    Things to do in Pera, Portugal

    With such perfect weather and stunning scenery, the Algarve is a popular place for golfers. The nearest golf course to your villa in Pera is Salgados golf course which is just 10 minutes drive away. 25 other golf courses are within 30 minutes drive.

    The village of Pera is known for its sand sculpture festival in May, when you may want to visit, on the outskirts of the village. These sixty or more professionally finished sculptures are true works of art to be enjoyed and marveled at.

    The golden sands of the nearby beaches make this a beautiful place to stay. Whether you want to walk along the water’s edge, sunbathe, read or surf, there is a beach for you within easy reach of your Pera villa.

    Places to visit near Pera, Portugal

    The well known resort of Albufeira is just 14km, a 20 minute drive, from your self catering villa in Pera. As well as its active nightlife and sandy coves, Albufeira attracts visitors to its historic sights. Named as ‘the castle in the sea’ by the Moors in the 8th century, it was a fortified stronghold many centuries ago. The Church of Sao Sebastiao on Praca Miguel Bombarda has some beautiful features including a notable Manueline doorway.

    Faro Old Town - This ancient walled city is a delightful place to explore from your self catering villa in Pera, and it is just 40km away. Once a trading port, Faro has both Arab and Roman ruins. The golden church of Nossa Senhora do Carmo certainly lives up to its name with wonderful gold leaf woodwork. Visit the 13th century Cathedral in the square and the beautiful Episcopal Palace nearby. During the summer there is entertainment near the marina, and just outside the town there is a modern shopping centre and multiplex cinema showing films in English.

    The tiny Portuguese village of Guia was at one time a site of pilgrimage where travellers would make their vow to Our Lady of Guia. Home to Cliff Richard, and offering over 20 excellent restaurants, it is a pleasant place to spend a couple of hours. See the Roman bridge and finish the day at the local Zoomarine water and theme park.

    Weather in Pera, Portugal

    This area of Portugal is popular all year round due to its sunny, mild climate. From March to October is has 8-12 hours of sunshine daily with temperatures reaching 29C (84F) on average. Winter temperatures average a very pleasant 16C (61F).

    Flights to Pera, Portugal

    The nearest airport to your self catering villa in Pera is Faro International airport which is just 49 km away. There are frequent low cost flights to Faro from all over Europe making access to the Algarve very affordable and easy.

    Attractions in and around Pera

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Pera? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Zoomarine, Aqualand Waterpark and Krazy World Zoo. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Rocha Beach and Senhora da Rocha Beach, and green spaces such as Salgados Lagoon Observation Deck and Algar Seco Rocks. Activities around the area include Vilamoura Marina, Cova Redonda Beach and Agua Doce Beach. Enjoy a visit to Falesia Beach, Fisherman's Beach Armacao de Pera and Armação Beach during your stay. Also you might want to add Salgados Beach, Herdade dos Salgados Golf or Oceanico Faldo Golf Course to your agenda.