Where to stay around Pêra?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,937 holiday lettings near Pêra. From 2,170 apartments to 1,910 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: 634 holiday homes
  • Centro Antigo: 544 holiday homes
  • Praia da Rocha: 638 holiday homes
  • Oura: 469 holiday homes
  • Vale do Garrão: 477 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: 9,395 holiday lettings
  • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course: 9,393 holiday lettings
  • Oceanico O'Connor Course: 9,390 holiday lettings
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 8,750 holiday lettings
  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,671 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 2,170 apartments in Pêra. Our other popular types of Pêra holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 1,910 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 681 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 50 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 3,871 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.

    Activities and attractions in and around Pera

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pera a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Zoomarine (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Aqualand Waterpark (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
    • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Oceanico O'Connor Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Cova Redonda Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Pera

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Pera

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pera is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rocha Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
    • Senhora da Rocha Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Falesia Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Fisherman's Beach Armacao de Pera (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Armação Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Salgados Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)