Car: not necessary
Fuseta is a charming, traditional Portuguese fishing village located in the beautiful Ria Formosa area of the Algarve, 10 km from Tavira. It offers a wide choice of restaurants, cafes and bars. There is a beautiful lagoon beach just 2 minutes walk from the apartment, or a 5 minutes ferry ride will take you to the unspoilt island beach (Ilha Do Armona) which stretches for miles. Ferries go regularly all
day until 8 pm.
Click on the link below to read a recently published article about our apartment and the area:
There is a train station less than a minute's walk from the apartment . The train route goes all the way from Vila Real to the east (beside the Spanish border) to Lagos - the far West part of the Algarve. You have easy access to day trips like Faro, with its beautiful marina and shopping, Tavira, an historic town with many 18th Century buildings along with 37 churches, Vila Real with its lovely promenade and cobbled streets.(From here you can also get a ferry to Ayamonte in Spain) , also the nearby medieval town of Castro Marim is well worth a visit.
Golf: There are many courses to choose from in the East Algarve, the most well known are listed below -all are within half an hour's drive from the apartment.
Benamor : 5494metres, Par 71
This course sits in a very peaceful and quiet location beside Tavira.
Tel: (+ 351) 281 320 880
Quinta Da Ria 6090metres, par 72
Situated in the Ria Formosa Nature Reserve not far from Tavira, has already been described by experienced golfers as the most breathtaking golf course in the Region.
Tel: (+351) 281 950 580
Quinta de Cima, 6256 metres, par 72
Quinta de Cima is the inland course of this delightful 36 hole complex set in the Ria Formosa National Park near Tavira.
Tel: (+351) 281 950 580
Monte Rei North 6567 metres, par 72
The first of 2 'signature' golf courses, designed by Jack Nicklaus,
Located in the foothills east of Tavira Monte Rei Golf & Country Club is an exclusive development.
Tel - +351 281 950 950
Castro Marim 5466 metres, par 72
Castro Marim is located on the eastern fringe of the Algarve close to the Spanish border.
Tel: (+351) 28151 0330
Quinta do Vale, 6511 metres, par 72
A new course, designed by Seve Ballasteros, in Castro Marim beside the Guadiana River which marks the border with Spain.
Tel +351 281 531 615 / +351 281 543 407