Destination guide

The beachside setting of Lagoa is ready to explore

The beaches and gardens create a pretty picture of Lagoa. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the spas, sporting events and whale watching. Rocha Beach and Zoomarine are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lagoa

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lagoa a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Slide and Splash Water Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Vale de Milho Golf (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Silves Pestana Golf (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Lagoa

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Lagoa

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lagoa. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rocha Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Luz Beach (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Falesia Beach (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Lagoa

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 7.1 mi (11.5 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 27.9 mi (44.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Lagoa Ferragudo Station.

Where to stay around Lagoa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,095 holiday lettings near Lagoa. From 1,967 Villas to 880 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lagoa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lagoa?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lagoa:

  • Alporchinhos: 501 holiday homes
  • Mexilhoeira da Carregação: 18 holiday homes
  • Lombos: 51 holiday homes
  • Vilamoura: 1,336 holiday homes
  • Mato Serrão: 612 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lagoa?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lagoa. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Arade Congress Centre: 9,133 holiday lettings
  • Sao Joao do Arade Fort: 9,135 holiday lettings
  • Lagoa Ferragudo Station: 9,140 holiday lettings
  • Nossa Senhora da Rocha Chapel: 11,110 holiday lettings
  • Sao Goncalo de Lagos Statue: 6,086 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lagoa listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Lagoa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,967 Villas in Lagoa. Our other popular types of Lagoa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 880 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4,059 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lagoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5,059 holiday homes with pool available in Lagoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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