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Cascade Wellness Resort
Frentomar
Sleep & Go Faro Airport Guest House
Faro Cosy Guest House
Hotel Quarteirasol

Top hotels in Faro District

PortoBay Falésia
PortoBay Falésia
4 out of 5
Quinta do Millaró, Olhos D'Agua, Albufeira
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €162 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
4.6/5Wonderful! (573 reviews)
"There was a lovely atmosphere, accommodation, staff, food, pool was great. A quiet peaceful place with lovely gardens and views with nice beaches near too."

Reviewed on 1 Jun 2021

PortoBay Falésia
Anantara Vilamoura
Anantara Vilamoura
5 out of 5
Av dos Descobrimentos n 0, Vilamoura
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €248 per night from 28 Jun to 28 Jun
4.6/5Wonderful! (763 reviews)
relaxing retreat but needs some tweaks
"5* hotel with amazing closed golf course due to preparations for the Portugal masters. Room looking over the garden was lovely, spacious and quiet. I expected better service- 3 time’s I had to ask for the room to be cleaned and on one occasion I had to even ask for loo roll. I expected better service ..."

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

Anantara Vilamoura
Belmar Spa & Beach Resort
Belmar Spa & Beach Resort
4 out of 5
Estrada do Porto De Mos, Lagos
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is €233 per night from 12 Jul to 12 Jul
4.6/5Wonderful! (679 reviews)
"I thoroughly enjoyed our stay and such a lovely spot close to the beach. The staff are warm and friendly"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2020

Belmar Spa & Beach Resort
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Faro (district)

The southernmost region of Portugal showcases the very best of the country with atmospheric medieval quarters, sun-drenched lagoons and scenic sandy beaches.

At the very south of Portugal is Faro, a district in the Algarve region that encompasses a bustling metropolis as well as several barrier islands. Explore this Mediterranean paradise by strolling down the city’s pedestrianized streets, watching ships pull in and out of the marina and relaxing on sandy beaches. 

Originally a Roman settlement, Faro has developed over the years into a thriving coastal region which caters to tourists looking for some sunshine as well as to the students who study at the University of Algarve. Visit the city of Faro to see the remains of the historic town, known as Cidade Velha. Marvel at the mosaic street tiles and step into a family-owned café for an authentic Portuguese lunch. For views out to the islands, climb the steps of the Sé de Faro, a cathedral that blends Renaissance, Gothic and Baroque architecture.  

For natural beauty, walk along the coastline to see the lagoons and marshlands that make up Faro’s section of the Parque Natural da Ria Formosa. See ducks wading in the water and be on alert to spot the rare purple gallinule bird that nests here.

Head to barrier islands such as Ilha Barreta. Search for seashells on sandy beaches, relax under palm trees or simply enjoy the peace and quiet far away from the bustle of major tourist towns and resort hubs.

Faro acts as a transportation centre for the rest of the Algarve region. Many low-cost air carriers operate routes to its international airport. Faro’s railway station is used for intercity trains as well as longer regional journeys. From the airport, take a taxi to the city of Faro to begin your travels. 

For the lowest accommodation prices, be flexible when planning your trip. Faro enjoys great weather year round. Summers are warm and sunny, while winters are mild.  

Come to Faro to discover why this isn’t just a gateway to the rest of Portugal, but a fascinating destination in its own right.

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