For all the holiday goers that are looking to visit beautiful Portugal, there are many villa rentals to choose from. The beach town of Alvor is located on the southern coast, in the Western Algarve region
. It spreads out over the Bay of Lagos
, the Praia do Alvor beach, and is only 8km West of Portimao
. The whitewashed fishing village was once a quiet seaside port, but is now during into a premier holiday destination.
Alvor is known for its minimal amount of precipitation. It is warm year-round, with temperatures in the summer months averaging out around 27 degrees Celsius. Even in the winter temperatures rarely fall below 10 degrees, usually staying around 13. Many older Europeans come to Alvor to escape the cooler winters of their countries. Vacation home rentals
are found throughout the cobbled streets of Alvor. Beautiful luxury condo rentals and villa rentals sit on the hillside, looking over the beautiful turquoise Bay of Lagos. Simple apartment rentals are also available, in the busy town center. The well known nightlife of Praia de Rocha
is close by, making it easy to find restaurants, markets, and bars, but also allowing just enough distance for the families that come to stay. For the families wishing to enjoy a more relaxing holiday, there is an abundance of cabins and cottages up and down the shoreline of the beach. Check out activities available around your accommodations such as golfing, swimming, sunbathing, and hiking
. For those up for more adventure Alvor is known for its variety of water sports, as well as some intense cycling trails. When you are not enjoying your apartment rentals, or the variety of other accommodations available, you will enjoy discovering all Alvor has to offer.
Vacationers can find holiday lodging and vacation rentals all over town as mentioned above. The upscale villas with their beautiful views are often booked far in advance, so those looking to make these accommodations should book early. Owner Direct has been an asset to holiday goers, helping them to find privately-owned vacation rentals, for sixteen years. Once you arrive in your custom accommodation you can begin your quest for adventure, and explore the city of Alvor.