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Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Algarve your home away from home

Vila Real de Santo Antonio is situated on the banks of the River Guardiana. After being submerged by the sea in the 17th century it was eventually rebuilt on a grid system in 1774 by the Marques de Pombal, radiating out from the main square.

Things to Do in Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Algarve

Those enjoying a holiday home in Vila Real de Santo Antonio will want to spend time exploring this remarkable town. The main square is lined with orange trees and 18th century town houses along with the Manuel Cabanas Museum. The long riverbank is a pleasant place for walking with impressive views across to Spain. Visit the local market at Tavira or take the ferry to Tavira Island which has a beach for sunbathing, swimming and watersports. Close by, Manta Rota beach has beautiful golden sands and rolling surf. Sunbathe, swim and enjoy the nightlife here after dark. Walks and birdwatching in the Ria Formosa Reserve or taking a cruise on the River Guadiana are more great ways to enjoy this lovely area.

Places to Visit Around Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Algarve

Just 3 km from holiday homes in Vila Real di Santo Antonio is the town of Castro Marim with its 13th century castle built by King Alfonso III. Inside the walls are the remains of a still older castle which were once the headquarters of the Order of Christ. Another fort, Sao Senastio, dates back to 1641 and was built to defend Portugal against the Spanish. The neighbouring town of Tavira is stunning with its old cobbled streets and history dating back over 2000 years. The Roman bridge spans the River Gilao. Take a trip on the sightseeing train or in a horsedrawn carriage to see the sights. Altogether the town has 37 churches as well as a castle and harbour.

Weather in Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Algarve

Holiday rentals in Vila Real de Santo Antonio have hot summers and mild winters. During the summer, daytime highs average 36°C (97°F), gradually cooling to around 15-20°C (59-68°F) in the winter. The area has no rainfall to speak of from May to October, with some showers in the winter.

Travel to Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Algarve

The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Vila Real de Santo Antonio is Faro (FAO) Airport which is about 65 km away. From there, transfers can be made by bus, taxi or by hiring a car from the airport and driving along the A22. The airport is served by many low-cost airlines from the UK and other major European cities, making it very easy to enjoy a self-catering villa holiday in the Algarve.

    • 1 BR
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    Apartment #3914868
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      Apartment #1845063
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        Apartment #6685179
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          House #1357923a
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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            Apartment #1080872
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              Apartment #8289332
                Exceptional! 5/5
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                House #6958881
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                  Apartment #6844447
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                    Apartment #6857568
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                      Apartment #6971344
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                        House #6889742
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                            Apartment #8168542
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                              House #4495516
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                                Apartment #3938838
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                                  Apartment #6425915
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                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
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                                    Villa #1017349
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
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                                      Condo #6872283
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                                        • 1 BA
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                                        Villa #6950613
                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Apartment #1284454
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                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 2 BA
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                                            Apartment #8049088
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              Villa #6928254
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                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                (38 reviews)
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 1 BA
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                                                House #435424
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                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                  Cottage #8129211
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                                                    Apartment #1959718
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                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                      Apartment #6972542
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                        Villa #8123896
                                                        1
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                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                          • 5 BA
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                                                          Villa #94391
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                                                            Apartment #6967897
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                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                              Apartment #6537719
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                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                Apartment #8155563
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                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                  Apartment #1727944
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                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                    Apartment #8047457
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                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                      • 6 BR
                                                                      • 4 BA
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                                                                      Villa #63348
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                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                                        Cottage #1994417
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                                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
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                                                                          House #1454664a
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                                                                            Villa #6824213
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                                                                              Good! 3.8/5
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                                                                              Apartment #6297176
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                                                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                                                Villa #94634
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                                                                                Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Villa #70918
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                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                                                    Apartment #99958
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                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                      Apartment #18463
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                                                                                        Villa #1138904
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                                                                                          Apartment #6774344
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                                                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                            (10 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                                                            Apartment #8055779
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
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                                                                                              Apartment #8252222
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                                                                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (8 reviews)
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                                                                                                House #1313244a
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                                                                                                  Apartment #6740096
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                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                    (19 reviews)
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                                                                                                    Apartment #8038240
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                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                      (16 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Apartment #1248035a
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      choose the perfect place to stay on holidays.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      There is everything you could hope for to make life here as exciting or as relaxing as you'd wish. We also provide the same services. https://goo.gl/GdBsbz
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Good quality great base to relax

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Spacious, clean, practical with all the gadgets and machines as well as necessary aircon. Very relaxing, and owner is friendly and helpful.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017