Seaside location in Carvoeiro, Portugal
B&B Casa da Colina with its spectacular ocean views is conveniently located at the heart of the Algarve in Carvoeiro, Portugal. It is perfectly situated for exploring all that the sunny Algarve has to offer; miles of sandy beaches, restaurants, golf courses, tennis courts, boat trips and many other attractions which are all within a short distance from B&B Casa da Colina. The luxurious house stands on a small hill (Colina) offering a breath taking, panoramic seaview with the nearest beach/praia only an 18 minutes walk away. Situated on the east side of the quaint fishing village Carvoeiro and close to Benagil, Praia da Marinha and the Vale del Rei, B&B Casa da Colina offers a unique seaside location to her guests.
The main street of Carvoeiro is covered with fish, fruit and vegetable markets. Nearby the centre you can visit the unusual rockformation of Algar Seco, next to bar/restaurant Boneca Bar. It is also possible to visit various spectacular grotto’s and caves by boat from the beach at Carvoeiro centre.
Places of interest close by:
Ferragudo has a lovely square, with many good fish restaurants. Walking up the narrow cobbled streets up to the church on top of the hill, where the view on Portimao is spectacular.
Silves was a fortified city. During the reign of the Moors from 713 till the middle od the 16th centuary, Silves was the capital of the Algarve. From the upper part of the town, you can see the red sandstone walls ,and the ruines of the castle of the Moors. Also in Silves is the famous Cathedral Nossa dos Martires, and various museums.
Monchique, located on the Monchique Mountainrange, which runs from the West to the East of the Algarve, is a tipical mountain village. The village is well known for the production of olive oil, wool and the drink Medronho.
Beaches in the area
Carvoeiro alone offers 5 wonderful beaches and the breathtaking praia do Benagil and praia da Marinha are just around the corner. Praia de Centianes is within easy walking distance.