Properties for sale in Eastern Algarve, Portugal

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Eastern Algarve

Traditional country property with separate annexe which has been lovingly restored, sitting on a hectare plot surrounded with beautiful landscaped gardens overlooking a pretty valley. Situated in a very peaceful location offering great views of the countryside and complete privacy. Ref:JV10293

218m² 4 2 Private 30kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Two fully renovated windmills located within walking distance of the village of Santa Estevao, Tavira. A 4 bedroom spacious detached property with windmill and a second windmill offering independent studio accommodation. Ref:JV10252

237m² 5 4 Private 30kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

A bright and spacious 3 bedroom 2 bathroom detached villa located in the popular village of Quelfes offering easy access to Olhao and Fuseta. Great family home or rental investment. Stunning property! Ref:JV10241

265m² 3 2 Private 10kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo
A charming detached cottage set in a wonderful tranquil setting in the hills of Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, Tavira. Good outdoor space with plunge pool, several terraces and parking. Ref:JV10194

90m² 2 1 Private 20kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo
Beautiful property with fantastic outdoor space which includes heated pool and wooden workshop. This is an immaculate property set in a wonderful mature landscaped plot with easy access to Santa Catarina Fonte do Bispo, Tavira and Sao Bras de Alportel. Ref:JV10186

226m² 3 3 Private 20kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

South facing detached single storey villa surrounded by orange groves in tranquil countryside in the popular village of Santo Estevao. A beautiful peaceful setting yet only 15 minutes drive to Tavira. Ref:JV10180

354m² 3 3 Private 30kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

A traditional two storey corner townhouse centrally located in the town of Moncarapacho near Olhao. Offering two bedrooms with great roof terrace with views across the town and to the sea. Faro airport is a 35 minute drive. Ref:JV10115

86m² 2 1 15kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo
A traditional 3 bedroom Portuguese farmhouse with swimming pool that has been extended and upgraded over the years. In a wonderful hillside location near Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, Tavira. A separate plot with outbuilding is included. Ref:JV10085

182m² 3 2 Private 20kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Well maintained villa in a peaceful countryside setting with stunning coastline and country views. Located within the much sought after area of Santa Margarida, a 10 minute drive to the centre of Tavira and 35 minutes from Faro airport. Ref:JV10215

150m² 2 2 Private 30kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

Nearly completed villa in a rural countryside location 15 minutes from Tavira. It will be completed to a very high standard with 4 good size bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, roof terrace, a beautiful pool area with terraces, landscaped garden and a large garage. Ref:JV10028

200m² 4 4 Private 30kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

An impressive, luxury villa of the highest quality with great outdoor facilities on a large 4800 square metre plot near Fuzeta. There is a sweeping stone staircase, master suite with his and hers dressing rooms, swimming pool with lounge area, bar and barbecue. Ref:BV1059

300m² 4 4 Private 15kms (FAO)

Eastern Algarve

If you're looking for a slower paced sense of life while avoiding the overcrowded tourist centres, then the Eastern Algarve is for you. The long white beaches sit beside old towns with small village cafes and gelato shops, making this region one for those looking for an authentic and languid experience.

While the Eastern Algarve has the features of a cute and quaint region, it also offers stunning day trips and gorgeous resorts across the region. From visiting the Olhão Saturday market for fresh seafood and local delicacies to sunbathing on the Fuzeta beach between the Atlantic and Ria Formosa lagoon, Eastern Algarve offers a tranquil and stunning lifestyle.

How to Get There

The most famous resort of the Eastern Algarve region is Tavira, which is approximately 30km away from Faro airport.

A drive or taxi will take between 30-40 minutes, or you can catch a taxi to Faro train station, with a train into Tavira taking about 40 minutes. If you catch a bus from the bus station in Faro, the journey to Tavira takes about an hour.


The Eastern Algarve tends to be the warmest of the Algarve region, with summertime temperatures reaching 30°C. While temperatures continue to rise further north, Eastern Algarve remains an almost perfect summer temperature thanks to its smooth breezes along the coast.

In the wintertime there are some rainy days, however, temperatures tend to stay within the 10C to 17C range.

Be Sure Not to Miss

Fuzeta Beach – Eastern Algarve's beautiful Fuzeta beach is actually a pair of beaches, a smaller beach you can walk to and an ocean beach over the Ria Formosa by water taxi or ferry. Beautiful soft white sand can be found on both beaches, with calm waters most of the year round. 

Olhão – Just under 10km from Faro City, Olhão is the largest fishing port in the Algarve that began as a small fishing settlement in the 1300s. With a charming historical centre of town and many 17th century churches and chapels, Olhão stands as an essential visit in the Eastern Algarve.

Monte Rei – One of Portugal's top golf courses, the Monte Rei is a purpose-built golf resort about 15km from Tavira. With a variety of inclusive packages for the golf fanatic, this comprehensive resort also offers leisure packages, catering to those who want to explore Eastern Algarve's beaches and cuisine.

Why Buy Property in the Eastern Algarve

The Eastern Algarve stands as the most authentic and traditional of the Algarve regions, offering a non-commercialised slice of Portuguese life. With lovely towns like Olhão and Tavira close by, the hub of Faro City isn't too far away if you're looking for a break from the beach.

Along with this, Eastern Algarve offers unique experiences unlike any other region within Portugal.

What Can you Buy Here?

Eastern Algarve is home to many traditional villas and townhouses, many of them located in lovely quiet spots in the countryside. If you're looking for something closer to town, you can also find a variety of smaller houses and apartments.

Tavira offers a larger selection ranging from charming apartments to grand and luxurious villas, making the Eastern Algarve region a fantastic choice for just about anyone.

Popular areas to buy property in the Eastern Algarve include the historic town of Tavira, the fishing town of Olhão, Moncarapacho and Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo.