Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Salema that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $62 per night, and villas and houses are popular options for a stay in Salema. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Salema

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Salema. Well known for its fishing, bars and golfing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Meia Praia Beach and Rocha Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Salema

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Salema a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Espiche Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Lagos Zoo (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Lagos Living Science Center (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Palmares Golf (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • International Kart Circuit (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Algarve International Autodrome Raceway (15.5 mi / 25 km)

Seasonal weather in Salema

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Salema

Salema is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Salema is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meia Praia Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Rocha Beach (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Luz Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Salema Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Boca do Rio Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Salema

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 14.5 mi (23.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 47.3 mi (76.1 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Salema?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,201 vacation rentals around Salema. From 488 villa rentals to 935 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

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 Salema:

  • Porto de Mós: 361 vacation rentals
  • Ameijeira: 631 vacation rentals
  • Lagos City Center: 618 vacation rentals
  • Telheiro: 558 vacation rentals
  • Funchal: 490 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Salema?

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

  • Algarve Casino: 8,255 vacation rentals
  • Lagos Marina: 5,822 vacation rentals
  • Monchique Thermal Springs: 6,036 vacation rentals
  • Continente Shopping Center: 8,296 vacation rentals
  • Le Meridien Penina Golf: 7,478 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Salema listed on Vrbo 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 Salema?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 488 Villas in Salema. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Salema include:

  • Houses: 935 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,178 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,164 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Salema?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,387 vacation rentals with pool available in Salema. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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