Spend a moment or two scrolling through the 7 hotels available in Portimao Harbor. Portimao Harbor is a well known neighbourhood, just a kilometre from the center of the city. Check out the facilities at Tivoli Marina Portimao and Água Hotels Riverside. You should also try to look into hotels in the nice suburb of Praia da Rocha. It's a nice spot to set up camp, as it has 16 places for you to look through. As an added treat, this area is just a mere 2 kilometres from all the action. Check out Bela Vista Hotel & Spa - Adults Only and Jardim do Vau if you're keen to stay at this location.
Blow away the cobwebs and stroll along the shore at Grande Beach. You never know what you'll uncover. If you're intrigued by this attraction and would like to spend a night or two nearby, take a look at Apartamentos Turisticos Jardins Da Rocha and Smartline Club Amarilis. If you listen hard, you can nearly hear fascinating narratives whispered by the wind as you enter Sao Joao do Arade Fort. You can visit this place whenever you like, especially if you're staying at Santa Catarina Algarve and Santa Isabel.
Those on a budget can choose from lovely Portimao accommodation options that won't blow holes in their budget. The Alameda Hostel and the São Roque 5179/AL are a couple of the most convenient options. The Hotel Alcaide and the Ria Hostel Alvor are amongst the other cheaper options worth checking out.
For some alternatives, try out the Vila Vita Parc Resort & Spa and the Vilalara Thalassa Resort. They are 14 kilometres and 14 kilometres respectively from the main center. Further alternatives are the Vivenda Miranda, 14 kilometres away, and the Vidamar Resort Villas Algarve, 19 kilometres.
The nearby cities of Senhora do Verde and Lagos are certainly worth exploring. Senhora do Verde is 10 kilometres to the northwest of Portimao, while Lagos is 13 kilometres to the west. Senhora do Verde hotels include the Morgado Golf & Country Club and Pestana Algarve Race Hotel & Resort. The Cascade Wellness & Lifestyle Resort and Apartamentos Turisticos Buganvilia are some of the choices in Lagos.
Hotels in Portimao start at AU$37 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.