Carvoeiro holidays, Algarve Holiday rentals - villas & holiday homes to rent in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro is a small town in the Lagoa district of the Algarve, offering a stunning selection of villa holiday rental property often with private swimming pools. Although, this is a far more sleepy neck of the woods compared to its more lively neighbours such as Albufeira and Vilamoura, Carvoeiro and its surrounding area offers a surprising amount of activity. The majority of people come to Carvoeiro for its tranquility, charm and incredibly warm welcome and of course to enjoy the quite stunning beaches which tend to be less busy on this stretch of coastline. Carvoeiro is a big hit with young families, couples and retirees looking to get away from the crowds and experience great local cuisine and hospitality.

Carvoeiro beach or Praia de Carvoeiro is a stunning family friendly beach, from here tourists can go on pre-booked boat tours that explore the spectacular caves and grottos between Carvoeiro and Benagil, this is an activity well worth doing and typically takes 1hr 20mins. When it comes to food, Carvoeiro is very well equipped with an impressive range on offer, originally an old fishing village means that if you are keen on fish and seafood then you are in for a real treat here with fresh produce from the sea combined with great cuisine and all for seriously good value.

At a glance...
Restaurants 50+
Algar Seco - caves in the cliffs next to the sea
Carvoeiro boardwalk - stunning walk along the clifftops
Algarve Diveexperience - Dive school in Carvoeiro
Spa & wellness
Family friendly
Car recommended
Golf - Vale de Milho Golf Club
Best beach Praia do Carvoeiro
International airport Faro (62km)
Nearest train station Estombar station (6km from Carvoeiro)

Featured villas in Carvoeiro

This is one of the prettiest little towns in the Algarve, formally a fishing village it now offers a wide selection of self catering holiday rental accommodation from luxurious villas to developments of apartments with pools and facilities. Renting a villa in Carvoeiro or holiday home can be the ideal base for exploring the local area and is perfect for families, friends and groups. Holiday rentals provide the freedom, flexibility and space to do what you want, when you want - home from home.

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Things to see and do in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro and the surrounding area is full of interesting villages, historic towns and countryside to explore. It also boasts some stunning beaches and world class golf courses.

A few suggestions....
Algar Seco - stunning grouping of caves in the cliffs by the sea
Praia do Carvoeiro - one of many beautiful beaches by Carvoeiro
Surf school - Carvoeiro is a great place to surf
Diving and snorkeling - several schools here with all the gear
Boat trips - several take off from Carvoeiro beach to take in the caves and grottos
Golf club - Vale de Milho Golf Club
Carvoeiro boardwalk - walk along the clifftops and take in the scenery
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Our view on Carvoeiro

A popular tourist destination, Carvoeiro has maintained its charm and has remained an unspoilt fishing village with sites to visit in the surrounding area as well as a superb local cuisine which is outstanding value for money. Staying in a Carvoeiro holiday rentals is the best way to experience the city with its local beaches and is ideal for families, friends and groups. They provide the space, freedom and flexibility to do what you want, when you want - home from home.