Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Oura

Enjoy the history and other features of Oura. This city's beaches, restaurants and shopping attract many visitors, and its romantic and welcoming location add to the charm. Zoomarine and Falesia Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Oura

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oura a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Agua Doce Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Oceanico Victoria Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Oceanico Millennium Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Oceanico Laguna Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Oura

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Oura

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Oura. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Falesia Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Oura Beach (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Aveiros Beach (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Santa Eulalia Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Albufeira Beach (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Oura

The nearest airport is in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), located 14.9 mi (24 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Portimao (PRM), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Oura?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 360 vacation rentals near Oura. From 82 Villas to 51 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Oura for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Oura?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Oura:

  • Vilamoura: 1,324 vacation rentals
  • Quinta do Lago: 792 vacation rentals
  • Galé: 1,416 vacation rentals
  • Areias de São João: 581 vacation rentals
  • Alporchinhos: 438 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Oura?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Oura. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 9,615 vacation rentals
  • Algarve Shopping Mall: 11,087 vacation rentals
  • Balaia Golf Village: 9,175 vacation rentals
  • Vilamoura Marina: 2,951 vacation rentals
  • Algarve Stadium: 7,647 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Oura listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Oura?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 82 Villas in Oura. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oura include:

  • Houses: 51 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 220 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Oura?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 292 vacation rentals with pool available in Oura. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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