Algarve Beaches to explore
The Algarve boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe for you to explore while you at your villa rental. The province can be characterised by two district area: Barlavento and Sotavento
Baravento - (Western part). Situated between Albufeira and Cape St Vincent. Along this coast, lovely rock formations are found and, nestled in the rocks, beautiful sandy beaches.
Sotavento - (Eastern part). Situated between Albufeira and Vila Real de Santo Antonio. Along this area of the coast are long golden stretches of sandy beaches.
The Algarve is made up of hundreds of beaches. The following is just to give you an insight into a few of the most popular and interesting beaches. Click here for our extra page dedicated to the Lagoa district beaches and coves
(Details supplied by 3rd parties. Beaches may change with coastal errosion)
Other Notable Beaches
Other notable beaches are at Faro, on the way to the airport, you come to the roundabout with the petrol station, take 1st exit and over the bridge. Ilha de Tavira - There are two access points to this long island with its excellent beach fronting the ocean. Cabanas - This is a lovely beach and is separated from the mainland by the river and is accessible by a regular boat service. Peaceful and isolated