HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Holidaymakers searching for holiday rentals in Alvor also enquired about villas in Carvoeiro, apartments in Albufeira Town and Marina and villas in Gale

Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Alvor, Portugal your home away from home

Alvor is an ancient village on the Algarve in Portugal which has managed to stave off the lure of over development so the narrow one-ended streets have retained their charm and the treasure which they hold. An Alvor self catering villa is an ideal place to enjoy a peaceful Algarve beach holiday in authentic surrounding, whist remaining within a short distance of the bustling centres of the Algarve holiday resorts. Family holidays to Alvor are great due to the wealth of beaches and proximity to a vast range of entertainment centres.

Things to do on holiday in Alvor, Portugal

Amongst the streets is a wealth of lively bars which are great fun to investigate from an apartment in Alvor. Life music and irresistible aromas drift into the streets drawing you inside to sample the local delicacies and way of life. Having been largely flattened by the 1755 earthquake, the only point of special interest is the stunning little church of Igreja Matriz, which survived from the 16th Century. The ornate carvings around the doors are testament to the magnificent craft work of the Alvor region.

From a holiday rental in Alvor, you have the choice of open sandy beaches stretching as far as the eye can see until it reaches the estuary upon which Alvor is situated, or a range of small cove beaches nestled along the rocky Algarve coastline. The caves of Joao de Areus and the red cliff backed beaches of Praia dos Tres Immaos are well worth investigation if you have time when staying in an apartment in Alvor.

Alvor has two golf courses on the town limits, Alto Golf Course and Penina Golf Course, which are both open to the public. The Hotel Alvor also has a tennis club which is open to non-residents.

Places to holiday in Alvor, Portugal

Portimao is very close to an apartment in Alvor, providing this region of the Algarve with a commercial centre. There are an extensive range of shops, bars and international restaurants in Portimao, which add to the cosmopolitan feel and quick pace of life.

Praia da Rocha is one of Portugal’s oldest tourist developments, just 6km down the road from an Alvor villa. The beautiful bay is ideal for swimming and water sports, and due to the resort’s age, there is a huge amount of entertainment day and night to be reveled in. The nightlife is exciting, especially if you venture into the casino.

Weather in Alvor, Portugal

Temperatures in the Algarve rarely dip below 12˚C, even in the depths of winter. Averages in winter are around 14˚C, and in summer temperatures average 24˚C although they can soar to over 30˚C during July and August.

Flights to Alvor, Portugal

To reach a holiday apartment or villa in Alvor, you must fly to Faro Airport (FAO). Faro receives huge numbers of direct flights from the UK which take around 3 hours. Due to the number of flights, there are regular deals and offers making a holiday rental in Alvor extremely good value.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Favorite
    Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
    Excellent! 4.7/5
    (14 reviews)
    avg/night
    14
    Favorite
      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (18 reviews)
      avg/night
      18
      Favorite
        Wonderful! 4.9/5
        (26 reviews)
        avg/night
        26
        Favorite
          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.6/5
          (5 reviews)
          avg/night
          5
          Favorite
            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (7 reviews)
            avg/night
            7
            Favorite
              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (14 reviews)
              avg/night
              14
              Favorite
                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (13 reviews)
                avg/night
                13
                Favorite
                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                  avg/night
                  4
                  Favorite
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (7 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    7
                    Favorite
                      avg/night
                      3
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.3/5
                        (4 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        4
                        Favorite
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (16 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          16
                          Favorite
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (13 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            13
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (17 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              17
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                (27 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                27
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (30 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  30
                                  Favorite
                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                    (7 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    7
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (18 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      18
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                        (5 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        5
                                        Favorite
                                          avg/night
                                          3
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (7 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            7
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (11 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              11
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                (26 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                26
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (11 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  11
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                    (9 reviews)
                                                    View details for price
                                                    9
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      avg/night
                                                      3
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (5 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        5
                                                        Favorite
                                                          avg/night
                                                          4
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                            (11 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            11
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (6 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              6
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                8
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  2
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    4
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      2
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        3
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          3
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (16 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            16
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                              (12 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              12
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                (23 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                23
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (15 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  15
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    1
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      1
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            4
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                              (6 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              6
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (19 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                19
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (8 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  8
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                                    (13 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    13
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (13 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      13

                                                                                                      Alvor Holiday Apartments & Villas (300+)

                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Brilliant

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Apartment was great location just 5 min walk to town and 2 min to supermarket Location was lovely and quiet Also on ground floor level and straight onto swimming pool Everything you could want from home to home
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017

                                                                                                      Lovely apartment, tastefully furnished

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Brilliant location in Alvor. We have stayed many times in Albur Village and this is the best apartment due to the garden area, additional private sun beds and it being a spacious well decorated apartment. Thank you to Mr Mace and Alises. Jane, Dale, Sam and Megan
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2017