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Why Vilamoura is so much more than just a tourist spot



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Known as the Algarve’s “golden triangle”, the area between Vilamoura, the village of Almancil and the luxurious Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo resorts is one of Portugal’s most popular tourist spots and a prime location for the rich and famous. 

Amongst Portugal’s best places to visit, Vilamoura is on one of the most diverse tourist areas in Europe. Faro Airport is only  25 km to the east of Vilamoura, making it the perfect point to discover not only Portugal but the rest of Europe. Not surprisingly, it's also one of the most sought-after places to live in Portugal or to invest in the Portuguese real estate market. 


Breathtaking natural beauty

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Vilamoura offers kilometres of golden sandy beaches with dramatic cliffs that overlook the Atlantic Ocean. Vilamoura Beach is located east, offering outstanding tourist facilities, calm waters, sun loungers and parasols that can be hired to enjoy a relaxing day under the sun. Falesia Beach, in the western part of Vilamoura, is considered one of the best beaches in the Algarve. With a breathtaking 5 km shoreline, Falesia is surrounded by red sandstone cliffs that lead to low rise sand dunes, in a part known as Praia da Rocha Baixinha.
Other famous central Algarve beaches that you can find close by include Quarteira, Almargem, Vale do Lobo, Garrao, Ancao and Quinta do Lago, making Vilamoura a wonderful base to explore central Algarve’s fantastic coastline. 


Luxury lifestyle

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Vilamoura also offers some of Europe’s most luxurious hotels and leisure facilities. 
The famous Vilamoura Casino is one of the places that has attracted visitors from all over the world. The famous Vale do Lobo resort also stands out, offering hundreds of acres of beautiful beaches, sports facilities as well as lots of amenities. A concept that is similar to Quinta do Lago, known for its luxurious properties and some of Europe’s best golf courses, spread along the Ria Formosa Nature Reserve.


Prestigious sports facilities

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World-class equestrian facilities, water and land-based sports, as well as renowned championship golf courses also make Vilamoura very appealing for those who love sports! Famous international events such as the Portugal Masters professional golf tournament take place in Vilamoura. 
›› Find out more about golf courses in Vilamoura 


Fantastic weather

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Vilamoura has a mild climate, 365 days of the year. Between May and September, average maximum temperatures are 23 ºC (75 °F) and although the winter is a bit more chilly, there’s always plenty of sunshine to enjoy the outdoors all year round. 


Prized marina

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Vilamoura is home to Portugal’s largest marina, also voted its best marina time after time, by the Publituris Portugal Trade Awards. Besides the yachts, seafront restaurants and bars, Vilamoura Marina is also popular for shopping! Travellers enjoy the fashion boutiques that offer unique designer goods, as well as clothing outlets and jewellery stores. 


Restaurants & bars

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Vilamoura is also home to some of the Algarve’s most exclusive bars and Michelin star dining. Fabulous restaurants such as Willie’s by Michelin Chef Willie Wurger are an experience in its own, offering international modern cuisine and some of Portugal’s most exquisite ingredients. 
›› Find out more about Michelin star dining in the Algarve


More reasons to make Vilamoura your home in Portugal



Vilamoura is all about location and enjoying life’s pleasures! From delicious food, high-end luxury experiences or simply appreciating the gorgeous landscape with a glass of Portuguese wine... But it can also be about creating a home to enjoy comfort, leisure, and quality of life!

Despite being one of Portugal’s most exclusive locations, property prices are actually much lower than other popular expats locations in Portugal. Lisbon, Cascais, Oeiras, Porto and Lagos are the most expensive municipalities to buy Portuguese real estate, with average property prices as high as €4.516 per square metre. 

In Vilamoura and surrounding areas of the municipality of Loule, you can find properties with a superb location for much less:



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Vilamoura is also home to one of Portugal’s most prestigious international schools, the Vilamoura International School (Colegio Internacional de Vilamoura - CIV). Offering from pre-school to secondary school education, with the Portuguese National, British (adapted) National and the Cambridge International curricula, this school is another reason so many foreigners have chosen to create a better life for their families and move to the Algarve!

If you’d like to know more about buying a house or apartment in Vilamoura Portugal, contact our local office in the Algarve and schedule your visit!
 

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