There are many beautiful beaches all within approx 15 minutes drive from the villa. The beaches nearby have the “blue flag”, beautiful large sandy beaches with protected dunes, and are amongst the cleanest in Europe.The family orientated beach “Vale do Garrao” has plenty of beach restaurants, and water sports. There are also accessible beaches nearby.
Accessible beaches comply with access requirements, such as ramps, footpaths and walkways, support facilities (such as bars and first-aid posts), handrails, adapted toilet facilities, parking places and lower bars and counters. The beaches that meet these requirements are awarded the “Accessible Beach” flag and are promoted at an international level.
In general, whatever you are looking for in a beach, you can be assured that the Algarve has a beach perfect for you!
On the coast the main areas that stand out are Vilamoura with its marina and for its quality and sophistication; the luxurious resorts of Vale do Lobo, Dunas Douradas and Quinta do Lago; thirteen excellent golf courses, as well as vast natural areas of pine woods, marshes and dunes, all included in the Ria Formosa Natural Park, where nature hikes and bird watching are widely practised.