The Algarve resort of Alvor is a great choice for couples and families seeking a relaxed and slow paced break. Alvor’s highlight is undoubtedly its enormous beach, backed by crumbling cliffs. Just a short walk to the East, you find Praia Dos Três Irmãos, one of the Algarve’s most stunning coves, and a great place to splash in the waves.
Alvor also boasts a large river front area, offering an alternative place to spend a quiet day watching the boats go by. Its town has plenty to offer in the ways of bars, cafes and restaurants, most of which are relaxed and low-key. This isn’t a clubbing town, which is exactly the reason why it suits those seeking a more relaxed break.
However, large family groups need not despair: Alvor sits almost equidistant between the large resorts of Lagos and Praia de Rocha, both great places for a livelier night out. This great location is equally useful for those who want the perfect base from which to take day trips to explore more of Portugal.
Portugal’s highest mountain, Foia, is also just a quick drive away for those who fancy making the climb. Those who’d rather just enjoy the views can drive to the top instead!
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A cheerful 2 bedroom apartment close to Alvor beach, perfect for a couples retreat of for a smaller family holiday. Access to a large shared pool and a balcony with table and chairs.
From just £370p/w
A modern one bedroom apartment with access to a large shared pool just a few minutes walk to the heart of Alvor and Tres Irmaos Beach. The terrace has a barbecue, seating area and sea views.
From just £1040p/w
A 3 bedroom apartment built on a new complex near the middle of Alvor. Full use of a shared pool is available , while bars and restaurants are within walking distance.
From just £350p/w
This Oasis Parque Country Club apartment is found in a prime ground floor location and features a private garden area looking out on to the shared swimming pool.
A gorgeous new holiday villa set in the gorgeous location of Prainha Village, 20 acres of peace and tranquility near Alvor. Top spec decor inside the villa is matched by the amazing facilities of Prainha Village.
From just €550p/w
Modern living awaits you with this new 3 floor, 4 bedroom villa set on the lovely Prainha Village development next to the town of Alvor. All the usual amenities are here along with a private pool.
From just €700p/w
Occupying a great spot within a popular 1st class resort close to Alvor, this spacious 2 bedroom apartment is perfect for families and golfing holidays.
From just £375p/w
A newly finished 4 bedroom villa situated on the popular Oasis Parque complex. Featuring lots of entertainment facilities for all ages this is a really flexible holiday rental property.
From just £875p/w
Apartment with 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Living room with Air Conditioning and access to a balcony with sea view, equipped kitchen and shared swimming pool, located in Alvor, 800 meters from the center
From just €350p/w