Why Rent a Villa in Albufeira?

Albufeira is the largest and also the liveliest area in the Algarve, Portugal. Located on the coast, Albufeira is also a former fishing village. The fishermen now use the modern marina which is surrounded by colourful apartments and is also a quieter area. There are 2 areas people refer to in Albufeira, the New Town (The Strip) and there is also the Old Town. Therefore it has transformed into a popular destination for beachgoers and also those looking for a busy nightlife. Check out our rental properties HERE

Rent a Villa in The Old Town

This area of Albufeira is named ‘the old town’ because of its interesting past. It is believed that Albufeira was occupied by the Romans and also the Arabs, since prehistoric times. The old town is a charming array of cobbled streets and also quaint buildings. For a bit of history visit the 18th Century built Santa Ana Church in Largo Jacinto d’Ayete. Also a local landmark and, all in all, it’s definitely worth a look. There is also the archaeological museum that has artifacts dating from the Stone Age to the 17th century.

This lovely historic district boasts over 100 restaurants/bars, cafes, and many shops consisting of traditional streets and plazas. Here is where you can access the local beach, Praia dos Pescadores, a lovely sheltered beach for families with children.

Albufeira Old Town

Rent a Villa in The New Town

Home to The Strip, there are lots of holidaymakers that rent a villa here just for the nightlife. Famous for stag and hen do’s, Albufeira’s party street is right in the centre of the new town. This is where you will find themed bars, nightclubs, restaurants, and also a very lively atmosphere. At the bottom of the Strip is the beach, Praia da Oura which is very busy in the summer months. The New Town itself is also home to various restaurants, cafes, and also many shops.

Some of our favorites are The CottageCopos & PetiscosPlatinumLouro & Salsa, and Palacete.

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Albufeira the strip New Town

Things to do When Renting a villa in Albufeira

There are lots of other activities in and around the area for all the family too!

Mini Golf
Off-road tours
Beach day’s
Bike hire
Boat trips or charters
A water park close by
Water activities

Albufeira Riding School

Albufeira Villa Rentals – FAQ’S

Faro Airport

Approx. a 45 minutes’ drive from the airport. Click HERE to see the map.

Approx. 25 minutes. Click HERE to see the map.

Approx. 2 hours and 30 minutes. Click HERE to see the map.

Located in The Algarve, Southern Portugal.

Yes it does, since 2003

An approx. 15 – 20 minutes walk.

An approx. 25 minutes walk.

It never totally closes, however, some venues may close during December and also January.

This is a destination popular for lots of different people. From party-going friends, hen parties, and also stag parties close to the strip (new town) to family and quieter holidaymakers in the old town.

There is a lot to do! There are boat trips to see the famous Benagil caves, dolphin watching, off-road tours, golf, mini golf, and also go-karting to name a few.

Praia da Falesia beach, Zoomarine, Praia Sao Rafael beach, Praia dos Olhos de Agua, Adega do Cantor (Vineyard previously owned by Cliff Richards), Algarve shopping centre, Albufeira marina, Santa Ana Church, and also the farmers market.

Yes, there is something for all the family here, especially the old town (more family friendly). Plus, lots of other activities within a short drive.

Villas to Rent in Albufeira

Quinta Das Uvas
Quinta Das Uvas


  • Villa   6   6   6
  • From £2,275 to £7,595 per week
Villa Isabella
Villa Isabella


  • Villa   4   5   4
  • From £1,596 to £4,648 per week
Villa Talia 7 Bedroom
  • Villa   6   7   6
  • From £5,845 to £14,896 per week
Villa Sampras
Villa Sampras

Albufeira, Olhos de Agua

  • Villa   4   4   4
  • From £1,288 to £3,661 per week

Restaurants in Albufeira

Restaurants/bars located in Albufeira include Porta7 MFAAntipicoBistroWindmillOlympiqueRossio in the Old Town and The CottageCopos & PetiscosPlatinumLouro & Salsa, and also  Palacete in the New Town.

Our specialist team are here to help you choose the location that fits you and the perfect property rental in Albufeira for your holiday to Portugal.

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