Local Information


Ria Formosa - Is a National Park of outstanding beauty along the East coast of the Algarve.

Olhão - Our local town is only 2 miles away towards the west, there is a daily fish, meat and fruit market. On Saturday the locals sell their produce on the promenade.

Fuseta - A small fishing village a short distance away with shops, cafes and restaurants and beach, where a ferry can be taken across the estuary to the Ilha da Armona. Here you will find miles of uninterrupted golden sands backed by sand dunes where even in August it is never crowded.

Tavira - This historic town is a short distance away, with an old castle, Roman Bridge and many cafes is a popular place to visit for locals and tourists alike.

Faro - The capital of the Algarve has an interesting old town and harbour and pedestrianised shopping.

Spain - The beautiful city of Sevilla, well worth a visit, can be reached in approx 90 minutes.

Restaurants - There are many good restaurants nearby, and we will be happy to make a reservation for you.

Golf - Several courses are within a short drive, Benamor near Cabanas is the nearest.

Bowling - There is a Lawn Bowling Club near Santa Caterina.