Feast on fresh fish and sun yourself on the sandy beaches in the Algarve’s Armação de Pêra. Portuguese holidaymakers flock here in the summer months, which is as good a recommendation as any, and it’s easy to see why. Armação de Pêra mixes the traditional with the modern, with high-rise apartment blocks as well as the old fishing village. It is here in the village end of the town that you will find the remains of a 17th century fort and chapel on the seafront, offering up stunning views along the coast. Base yourself in this part of Portugal and you can explore lively attractions nearby, like Alcantarilha and Lagoa water parks, Zoomarine sea-life park and the Algarve Shopping Mall.
Renting holiday apartments in Armação de Pêra
Luxuriate in creature comforts when you stay in one of the popular apartments in Armação de Pêra. This kind of holiday rental lets you dictate your own timetable, from lazy breakfasts on the balcony to home-cooked dinners in your spacious living area. Armação de Pêra apartments are ideal for families who want to share the same sociable space rather than being cooped up in separate and expensive hotel rooms. Large villas in Armação de Pêra are ideal for groups who want to hang out by their own private pool. HouseTrip gives you a huge range of holiday accommodation from which to choose.
Where to stay in Armação de Pêra
Pick an apartment as close to the beach as possible if you plan to spend your days building sandcastles and swimming in the beautiful sea. For those of you looking for the more traditional way of Algarve life, base yourself at the eastern end of the resort to get easy access to the old village and its myriad of streets packed with authentic restaurants and shops. Wherever you stay in Armação de Pêra, you’ll be near the many fresh fish restaurants where the catch of the day will delight you each evening. Choose one of HouseTrip’s apartments in Armação de Pêra with outside space and you can dine al fresco with a glass of the local vinho verde without having to leave the comfort of your home away from home.
Armação de Pêra with the family
Your kids will enjoy sandy beaches and nearby attractions during an Armação de Pêra family holiday. After breakfast at your holiday rental for the family, grab an ice cream and stroll along the beachfront, stopping off at the children’s play area beyond the Largo da Igreja (Church Square). Make time for playing at being pirates at the 17th century fort, originally built to defend the village from corsairs and pirates. For a day trip your children will adore, make your way to nearby Guia and see the sea-life at Zoomarine. There are also water parks close by at Alcantarilha and Lagoa.