Discover a selection of 145 holiday rentals in Faro, PT that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 87 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Faro. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Faro
Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Faro

The area's history and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Faro. This city is welcoming and romantic, recognised for its restaurants, shopping and bars. Albufeira Old Town Square and Vilamoura Marina are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Faro

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Faro has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Quinta do Lago Golf (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Aqua Show Park (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Vila Sol Golf (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Pine Cliffs Golf Course (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Balaia Golf Village (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • San Lorenzo Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Faro

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Faro is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falesia Beach (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Faro Island Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Quinta do Lago Beach (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Garrao Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Ilha da Culatra Beach (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Ilha da Armona Beach (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Faro

Fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Faro Station.

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Faro?

Chic villas, unique houseboats and spacious homes — everyone's ideal getaway is different. Whatever your style, you're sure to find something that catches your eye among these top holiday rentals in Faro:

  • "Two Bedroom Apartment In Faro City Centre": If you're after a comfy space in Sé, this rental won't disappoint. It offers 2 bedrooms and great amenities including a dishwasher and an oven.
  • "The Sunny Cottage @faro Old Town": Put your bags down and your feet up at this favourite in Sé. It comes with 1 bedroom, a TV, cable/satellite TV services and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Faro holiday rental for you.

What are the best tiny house holiday rentals in or near Faro?

You need only take a look inside Vrbo's tiny house holiday rentals in Faro to discover that awesome things really do come in small packages. Efficiently designed to maximize every inch of space, these pint-sized pads deliver a big holiday experience:

  • Take a few days off to get back to basics at "Tombstone Silver Nickel Cabin - "tiny House With A Big View". Located in Tôr, nearby museums and a swimming pool are just two of the amenities you can expect here.
  • Alternatively, book a weekend at "Downtown Refurbished Fisherman Tiny House With The Rooftop". Located in Faro City Centre, this wee gem comes with a water view and nearby museums.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Faro?

If you're in the mood to completely switch off for a day or two, you'll find a range of wonderful weekend getaways in and around Faro. Take a well-deserved break at one of these popular options:

  • Located around 11 miles to the northwest of Faro, "Walk To Beaches And Marina. Large Townhouse In Quite 12 Unit Resort. Free Bikes - Atlantico Resort (Townhouse)" has all you need for a fun weekend break, including housekeeping services and heating. When you're ready to head out and explore, there are lots of outdoor attractions to visit like Balaia Golf Village and Ilha da Armona Beach.
  • Also consider "Two Bedroom Apartment In Faro City Centre", which is around 0.1 miles east of Faro. After a day of discovering nearby attractions such as Lagoa dos Salgados and Faro downtown, settle into your rental and make use of an oven, a balcony and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Faro?

Studio apartments are hard to beat when it comes to convenience and location. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Faro and enjoy a taste of the local culture and vibe:

  • Make "Studio Flat - Cabanas De Tavira" your home for a couple of days or more. This sought-after property features amenities including cable/satellite TV services and a garden.
  • Alternatively, slip into holiday mode at "The Sunny Cottage @faro Old Town", which comes with conveniences including off-street parking options and internet services.

When it's time to leave your studio apartment and do some exploring, there's loads to keep you amused around Faro. Love cultural attractions? Check out Algarve Regional Museum and Sao Jose Convent.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Faro?

Just because you only have a few short days free doesn't mean you need to spend it in a lifeless hotel. Take a quick holiday but still have the home comforts you love at one of these short-term rentals in or around Faro:

  • Nice and close to the heart of Faro, "Two Bedroom Apartment In Faro City Centre" is ideal for a short and sweet break. While you're about, be sure to visit top attractions like Carmo Church and Faro Old Town.
  • Roll out of bed, make a strong coffee and then plan what to see around "The Sunny Cottage @faro Old Town". Faro Marina and Hospital Faro should be on your list if you stay at this sought-after holiday rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Faro?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend together. If you're longing to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your significant other, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Faro that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Located around 25 miles from Faro, "Luxurious And Contemporary Villa With Heated Pool" is the ideal place for doting lovebirds. Beauty services and a villa are just some of the amenities here.
  • Otherwise, spend a few magical days canoodling and sipping Champagne at "Studio Flat - Cabanas De Tavira", around 20 miles from Faro. A sauna and a resort will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Faro?

If you're searching for somewhere to reconnect with the family this holiday, you're going to need plenty of room. These mansions for rent in or around Faro will easily fit the entire crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Located 11 miles to the northwest of Faro, "Portuguese Mansion Close To Marina" is the ideal place for a luxurious getaway. Amenities here include a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Another popular option is "Granvila - Luxury Mansion In The Heart Of The Algarve". Approximately 9 miles to the northwest of Faro, this gorgeous holiday rental is the crème-de-la-crème of homes and offers a swimming pool, a fireplace and more.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Faro?

If you're yearning for some time out from the 9-to-5, consider renting a house in the semi-rural civil parish of Santa Barbara de Nexe. It's around 6 miles from Faro and the perfect place to get away with the family for an exciting few days. São Pedro is another irresistible spot for a weekend jaunt. You'll discover this coastal suburb around 1 mile from Faro.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Faro?

Big groups mean huge fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your entire crew. Check out our large group holiday rentals in or around Faro and spend time with your favourite people under the same roof:

  • There's plenty of space to spread out at "Luxurious And Contemporary Villa With Heated Pool". Around 25 miles northeast of Faro, this generously sized retreat has 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 12 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a swimming pool and a water park.
  • Nothing's more important than hanging out with the people you love, and "Villa V3 + V3 - 6 / 12p - Faro - default-unit" makes it easy to do that. Located around 4 miles to the northeast of Faro, as many as 14 guests can stay in this holiday rental which has 6 bedrooms. A kitchen and a water park are among the numerous amenities here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Faro?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay on holiday, especially if you're travelling with kids. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Faro and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Say hello to "Grandma's House // Casa Da Av", where your main priority will be pool time. Amenities such as a microwave oven and a TV help make this retreat a guest favourite.
  • Otherwise, enjoy a change of scenery at "Faro Central House With Terrace". In addition to its inviting pool, you'll also have use of a microwave oven and a fridge.

Don't know what to pack for your Faro getaway? This leading destination has a mediterranean climate. During summer, expect average temperatures ranging from 70null to 80null. Browse our selection of Faro holiday rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.