Local Attractions - Alvor

Zoomarine  (approx. 30mins by car/coach trip)

Aqua Show - Family Park (approx. 45mins by car/coach trip)

Aquaparque-  Slide and Splash (approx. 30mins by car)

Aqualand Big One

Zoolagos (Zoo)

  • Tennis nearby.
  • Horse riding nearby.
  • Market (second Tuesday in every month)

The most famous and popular beach is: Tres Irmãos and Prainha (Alvor Beach)-
A  beach separated by rock in which the sea has worn tunnels, this offers an interesting feature. After the coves, the beach is long, flat and sandy for strolling/sunbathing or playing on. Cafe bars are nearby for refreshments/meals.

The beaches are enjoyed by families/couples etc. This is the nearest and most popular beach to Vila Marachique. The cliff top walks are superb and guarantee spectacular views.. brilliant for bird watching and photography.

Golf Courses

  • Alto Golf Course
  • Penina Championship course

Rounds can be prearranged by contacting the relevant course - please note that some courses require a handicap certificate.

Further Afield

  • Praia da Rocha - for nightclubs an abundance of bars and discotheques
  • Cape ST. Vincent - the "end of the world" the most westerly point in europe.
  • Guadiana Nature Reserve - wildlife in its natural environment.
  • Silves - Moorish Fortress
  • Monchique - Spa town and highest point in the Algarve.
  • Tavira Island - Area of natural beauty with terrific beach.
  • Praia de Dona Ana - caves and tunnels.


  • Algarve Music Festival - early summer, various locations.
  • Sardine Festival - August, Portimao (various local produce).
  • Silves - July, beer festival.
  • National Folklore Festival - late summer, various locations.

Easy Booking

1. Call us to make an enquiry or provisional booking on any of the following numbers:

++44 (0)115 966 5117

07968 302 815 (mobile)

07713 770417 (mobile)

2. Print off and complete the booking form or request a booking form from the owners of the property.

Our Holiday Apartments in Alvor, Algarve