Destination guide

The relaxing area of Alcantarilha awaits your stay

Enjoy the culture and other features of Alcantarilha. This relaxing and walkable city entices travellers with its golfing and gardens. Zoomarine and Rocha Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Alcantarilha

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Alcantarilha has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoomarine (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Oceanico O'Connor Course (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alcantarilha

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alcantarilha is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rocha Beach (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Falesia Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Armação Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Fisherman's Beach Armacao de Pera (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Vale do Olival Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Alcantarilha

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 12.8 mi (20.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alcantarilha?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 705 vacation rentals near Alcantarilha. From 182 villas to 290 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alcantarilha for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Alcantarilha?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alcantarilha:

  • Albufeira Old Town: 1,253 vacation rentals
  • Santa Eulália: 1,318 vacation rentals
  • Alpouvar: 119 vacation rentals
  • Alporchinhos: 476 vacation rentals
  • Areias Dos Moinhos: 405 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Alcantarilha?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Alcantarilha. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Aqualand Waterpark: 10,657 vacation rentals
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 9,967 vacation rentals
  • Vilamoura Marina: 3,066 vacation rentals
  • Albufeira Marina: 9,952 vacation rentals
  • Vila Sol Golf: 8,322 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alcantarilha listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Alcantarilha?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 182 Villas in Alcantarilha. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alcantarilha include:

  • Houses: 290 rentals available
  • Flats: 410 rentals available
  • Studios: 390 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alcantarilha?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 468 vacation rentals with pool available in Alcantarilha. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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