Find the best place to stay — Municipality of Loulé

Where to stay around Municipality of Loulé?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,697 holiday lettings near Municipality of Loulé. From 1,297 villas to 1,003 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Municipality of Loulé area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Loulé?

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

  • Vilamoura: 1,398 holiday homes
  • Vale do Lobo: 389 holiday homes
  • Quinta do Lago: 361 holiday homes
  • Vilamoura Marina: 5,264 holiday homes
  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,720 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Loulé! 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 Municipality of Loulé?

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

  • Quarteira: 6,048 holiday lettings
  • Almancil: 3,606 holiday lettings
  • Loulé: 5,687 holiday lettings
  • Boliqueime: 6,227 holiday lettings
  • Alte: 4,226 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 Municipality of Loulé?

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

  • Vilamoura Marina: 7,720 holiday rentals
  • Vila Sol Golf: 7,386 holiday rentals
  • Vilamoura Beach: 7,617 holiday rentals
  • Vale do Lobo Beach: 7,300 holiday rentals
  • Quinta do Lago Beach: 6,884 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Loulé 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.

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Finding a holiday apartment in the Loule region is simple with HomeAway.

The region of Loule, Portugal is known for its old world charm married with booming commercial growth. The city of Loule is located about 4.5 miles from the coast and ten miles from the region's capital. Loule has collected elements of the many cultures that have influenced it since its founding in the 12th century. Today, Loule is one of Algarve's busiest regions thanks to its beauty and strategic coastal location. HomeAway is the first step to finding the perfect villa in the Loule region.

Rental apartments in the Loule region are plentiful and there is certainly something for every kind of traveller: from those travelling solo and looking for a great view, to those with a large family and pets. For those looking for something bigger, there are also nice holiday apartments in Loule region, with pools, gardens, panoramic views all just a click away. Many people who visit this part of Portugal like to explore the other nearby regions. HomeAway also offers holiday rentals in the Faro region, and those who want to spend time on the beach can choose cosy accommodations in Carvoeiro.

Things to do

Loule old town:

Loule is a beautiful 13th-century town. The historic town centre is charming. Cobblestone streets wind and lead visitors to a bounty of shops selling local wares and restaurants serving traditional food and drink. The views from the old castle walls are lovely.

Handicrafts and local markets:

Local traditional handicrafts from the Loule region are a unique souvenir. Earthenware pots in bright colours, wooden toys, intricate lace, and colourful blankets are just a few examples. Each Saturday, Loule's cobblestone streets turn into a local craft market where locals sell their wares from morning to midnight. This definitely a unique experience!

Loule's food market:

The food market in Loule is one of the region's most popular destinations. Vibrant stalls overflow with fresh fruits and vegetables, local cheese, wine, sweets, and the freshest fish money can buy. This is a great place to mix with locals and get a true feeling for what life is like in the region.

The Fonte da Benémola:

Located in Querença and Tôr, this nature reserve is home to endangered and protected animal and plant species. The Fonte da Benémola is spread out over 390 hectares. Special footpaths have been established to guide visitors through this beautiful area.

Castle of Loule:

The site where the Castle of Loule now stands was believed to have been first occupied by the Romans before being transformed into a military defence station. Today visitors can view three grey stone towers that offer a terrific view of Loule from above.

Igreja Matriz de São Lourenço:

This church was built at the beginning of the 18th century and is one of Algarve's most famous. Blue and white glazed tiles cover the interior of the church and the interior is characterised by intricate woodwork. It was one of the few buildings to survive the earthquake of 1755.

Weather in the Loule region

The Loule region enjoys a Mediterranean climate. Sun is prevalent all year long and the summer months are characterised by temperatures averaging 28ºC, perhaps a bit higher in late July or early August. Winters are mild with temperatures rarely dropping below 10ºC with the most rain falling in March. Spring and fall are warm and mild, making it a nice time for sightseeing.

Travel to the Loule region

Faro Airport (FAO) is the closest airport to the Loule region, a mere ten miles away. Most major European cities fly directly to Faro. Buses and trains run directly to the centre of Loule and the trip only takes about 15-20 minutes. Car hire is another easy option for reaching other towns in the municipality; there are plenty of agencies at Faro airport.