Nestled within the Costa Vicentia Natural Park
on the western coast of of Portugal's Algarve region
, Aljezur is a small market village that is divided by a lush and fertile river valley
. The area features sweeping valley views and is within just 15 miles of 10 popular sandy beaches
that lie along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. The area's green valleys and easy access to the Atlantic Ocean attract visitors from around the globe, especially surfers who seek the swells of the Atlantic Ocean
. Because the area attracts hundreds of visitors, Aljezur offers a variety of vacation rental properties. Vacation accommodation rentals in Aljezur are numerous and include condo rentals, villa rentals and apartment rentals.
The village is divided by a river, and vacationers can find a condo rental, villa rental or apartment rental in the historic part of the city, which was built on one side of the river. Visitors who prefer easy access to modern city amenities can find spacious and luxurious lodging and accommodations on the other side of the river. Visitors are sure to find an accommodation that provides the space and luxury for which they are looking.
Aljezur vacation rentals provide visitors with luxuries as well as a sense of being at home. Aljezur vacation rental guests often choose condo rentals, villa rentals and apartment rentals as a home base while traveling to and from day trips, such as the nearby city of Lago, which is about 25 miles from Aljezur
. Travelers to Aljezur also choose vacation rentals because a condo rental, villa rental and an apartment rental provide a way to save money. Guests can utilize kitchen facilities to prepare meals. A villa rental provides enough space for a family. An apartment rental may be the perfect option for a couple who doesn't need more than one bedroom. The varied vacation rental accommodations are sure to provide a luxurious and spacious home away from home while experiencing all that Aljezur and the surrounding areas have to offer.
Because the historic side of the village sits on a hillside
, accommodations on this side of Aljezur provide guests with spectacular views of the valley below
and features the remains of a castle that was built in the 10th century. Guest staying at vacation rental properties in the historic area also have easy access to the village's main street, which runs parallel to the river and features numerous restaurants and shops. The main street leads to a bridge that connects the older part of the village to the new section.
Guests who prefer to stay in rental properties within Aljezur's more modern section have easy access to the main roads that lead to the various Algarve area beaches. The closest beach to Aljezur is Praia de Monte Clerigo
, which is less than nine miles from Aljezur. About five miles from Aljezur, guests who stay in vacation rental condos, villas and apartments can visit the remains of a fort that was built in the 17th century.