Destination guide

The beachside setting of Santa Luzia is ready to explore

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Santa Luzia. This city's seafood restaurants, cycling and bars draw many visitors. Barril Beach and Tavira Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Santa Luzia

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Santa Luzia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Benamor Golf (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Castro Marim and Vila Real de Santo Antonio Marsh Natural Reserve (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Algarve Living Science Center (16 mi / 25.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Santa Luzia

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Santa Luzia

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Santa Luzia is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barril Beach (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Verde Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Tavira Island (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Terra Estreita Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Ilha de Tavira Beach (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Hell's Pool (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Santa Luzia

Fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.5 mi (28.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Santa Luzia?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,050 holiday lettings around Santa Luzia. From 682 flats & apartments to 112 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 Santa Luzia?

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 Santa Luzia:

  • Retur: 55 holiday homes
  • Murta: 41 holiday homes
  • Quinta das Raposeiras: 50 holiday homes
  • Alcaria Branca: 21 holiday homes
  • Poço do Mouro: 30 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 Santa Luzia? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Santa Luzia. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Faro Old Town: 7,101 holiday lettings
  • Olhao Harbour: 5,271 holiday lettings
  • Algarve Living Science Center: 7,111 holiday lettings
  • Monte Rei Golf Club: 1,726 holiday lettings
  • Tavira Tower: 2,295 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Luzia 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 Santa Luzia?

Yes, of course. offers 682 Flats in Santa Luzia. Our other popular types of Santa Luzia holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 112 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 198 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santa Luzia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 659 holiday homes with pool available in Santa Luzia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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