Properties for sale in Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal

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Central Algarve

Pine Cliffs resort, close to the beach, golf courses and all amenities. Contemporary modern new accommodation including 2 reception rooms, luxury kitchen with excellent resort facilities. Ref:AVA51

165m² 3 3 Communal 30kms (FAO)

Central Algarve

Stunning new contemporary 3-4 bedroom townhouse located in the exclusive Pine Cliff Terraces in Olhos de Agua, Albufeira. Set in vast landscaped gardens with wonderful communal swimming pools and a lake. Ref:AVA45

188m² 4 4 Communal 30kms (FAO)

Central Algarve

Magnificent new 4 bedroom luxury villa located in the sought after Pine Cliffs Resort, Albufeira, with exclusive use of the luxury facilities in the nearby Starwood Resort, with private swimming pool set in tranquil gardens, close to the beach and championship golf courses. Ref:AVA34

486m² 4 4 Private 30kms (FAO)

Central Algarve

Unique, luxury villa located in a cluster of contemporary properties in a dream setting in an exclusive complex. In a tranquil area of Albufeira with fabulous gardens and sleek swimming pool and extensive terraces, it is close to the beach and golf courses. Ref:AVA23

165m² 2 2 Communal 30kms (FAO)

Central Algarve

Magnificent 5 bedroom villa with stunning private swimming pool set in mature landscaped gardens in the sought after area of Albufeira close to the beach, golf courses and amenities with parking space for 8 cars, tennis court and only 30 minutes from Faro airport. Ref:AVA22

385m² 5 6 Private 30kms (FAO)

Central Algarve

An eclectic mix of world famous luxury resorts and traditional Portuguese towns, central Algarve remains the heart of the Algarve region with beautiful beaches and coastlines.

Central Algarve is home to the "Golden Triangle", a prestigious area between Faro and Albufeira, host to three world famous holiday and golf resorts: Quinta do Lago, Vale do Lobo and Vilamoura. These three resorts have cemented the Algarve's reputation as one of the best golf destinations in the world. Just as popular is the beach resort of Albufeira, which features vibrant wildlife and several gorgeous beaches.

Not just resorts and tourism, central Algarve is also home to traditional towns like Sao Bras de Alportel and Loule, which are popular with British ex pats. Just as beautiful is the Ria Formosa National Park, a natural reserve that extends from Faro to Tavira.

With a variety of well-developed resorts, central Algarve still retains its natural beauty and authentic splendour all across the region.

How to Get There

The beauty of the central Algarve region is in its accessibility from the Faro airport, with many of the main resorts and towns all within a 30-minute drive from Faro airport, one of the reasons the central Algarve is popular with families.

To reach Faro city from the airport it's a 10-15 minute drive or taxi ride, with the rest of the Algarve region opening up once you've arrived at Faro City's bus or train stations.


Receiving more sun each year than California, central Algarve is a hotbed for beach lovers, especially in the summertime. With fairly low wind speed compared to the western Algarve region, the summers in central Algarve are long and dry, with up to twelve hours of sunshine a day.

As for the winter months, temperatures sit at around 11°C to 18°C, making for a fairly warm winter season. The shorter days and increased rainfall will bring less sunlight, however, there are days in which temperatures reach as high as 20°C in the sunlight.

Be Sure Not to Miss

Ria Formosa National Park – It's no surprise that this national reserve was recently elected one of Portugal's seven natural wonders, with its spectacular coastal lagoons and wetlands making it a paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers. From guided walks to kayak trips through the lagoon, this national reserve has something for everyone.

Faro - The capital of the Algarve, Faro stands as a picturesque beach town which offers a brimming nightlife and historic Portuguese sights and architecture. From the well-preserved "Old City" and its cobblestone streets to the Faro Jewish Heritage Centre, you've got plenty of history to look at throughout the city. The multiple kilometre long Praia de Faro beach offers room for anyone to set a towel down and relax in the sun as well.

Why Buy Property in the Central Algarve?

Central Algarve is the heart of the Southern Portuguese coast and is one of the most sought-after European tourist destinations. With a stunning national park and beautiful beaches just within a few kilometres of Faro, central Algarve is also home to a variety of small Portuguese towns if you're looking for an authentic Portuguese experience.

What Can You Buy Here?

Since central Algarve is the hub of the Algarve you'll find a large range of available types of homes and property. From plots of land and luxury villas along the coastline to villas and apartments within the beach towns and fishing villages, Central Algarve is full of options. You'll also find a variety of fabulous villas and houses spacious enough for families and close to the many golf resorts, catering for families and golf lovers alike.

Some of the most popular places to live in Central Algarve include Vilamoura, Sao Bras de Alportel, Vale do Lobo and the prestigious Quinta do Lagos.