Holiday home rentals in Figueira da Foz
Part of the popularity of renting luxury villas and self catering apartments in Figueira is the pretty cove where the small sandy beach nestled. It is only accessible on foot and so is peaceful and relaxing and the sea is popular with swimmers. There are other similar beaches nearby called Ingrina, Zavial and Fornas. Nearby there is Sagres which is popular with wind surfers and surfers. The village itself is peaceful and quiet with lovely cobbled streets and whitewashed houses. Although it is small there is a shop to buy supplies, a few bars and two restaurants so you can get a taste of local food.
Walking around the village is a great pleasure as you get to stroll among the almond and fig trees and to admire the hills. With it being the only conservation area in the Algarve you will get to experience nature at its best and can even take part in a bird watching tour if you wish. There are plenty of sporting activities to take part in as well with the Parque da Floreta golf complex including a swimming pool, tennis courts and health centre. If you want to explore other towns then Lago is just 18km away and is much bigger with more restaurants and shops and nice beaches like Dona Ana where water sports can be enjoyed.
You can also explore the monuments and church. You can also take the opportunity to visit Cabo de Sao which is the most southerly point in Europe and there is a lighthouse and ancient convent to look at as well as stunning views. Faro is also fairly near and is worth a visit if you enjoy architecture as there are monuments and a castle and cathedral to look at as well as museums to visit and restaurants. It has good night life as well. In the summer the temperature in Figueira is around 25 degrees and remains mild in the winter which is why the holiday rental accommodation properties with private pools are popular throughout the year.