6 breathtaking nature stays in the Algarve

Updated: Aug 1

Looking for unique places to stay in the Algarve? I've handpicked the most beautiful, luxurious and/or off-the-beaten track hotels, farmhouses and resorts for you. If you're looking for the real experience and jaw-dropping landscapes, you'll want to check out my top 5 most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve for sure!



1

Praia do Canal Nature Resort

📍 Vale dos Polvos -Valinhos, Aljezur | Western Algarve



In one of my favorite areas of the Algarve, you'll find this exceptionally beautiful nature resort. This piece of heaven on earth is surrounded by the wild nature of the western Algarve and offers high end luxury facilities in a modern and stylish ambiance.


The most beautiful nature resorts in the Algarve
Photo by Praia do Canal Nature Resort

If you want to treat yourself to some luxury and enjoy the quietness and tranquility of the western Algarve, this is the place for you. The modern yet simple design of this resort is absolutely beautiful. Reconnect to nature and yourself and enjoy the silence of this beautiful region.


The most beautiful nature resorts in the Algarve
Photo by Praia do Canal Nature Resort

So kick back, dream away and have a look at some more photo's of this beautiful hotel. You will not be disappointed, I promise! Enjoy your stay.

​Prices start at €176 p.n. for a double room.

Review score 9.5


 

2

Hospedaria

📍Sítio da Cumeada, Conceição de Tavira | Eastern Algarve



This place is the ultimate escape from big city life. Revive your soul in nature between the sea and mountains in one of the most stylish yet chilled ambiances you will ever be.

This hotel is a truly special one and just breathed relaxation.


the most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve
Hospedaria, Tavira

Treat yourself to a stay in this extraordinary hotel just under 3 kilometers from Cabannas beach. Explore the beautiful nature around this old farm house hotel in the Eastern Algarve and go on flamingo boat trips along the Faro Islands with endless stretched empty beaches.


The most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve
Hospedaria, Tavira

Other guests (especially couples) rate this little heaven on earth with a 9.6, so you might just want to check it out yourself.

​Prices start at €200 p.n. for a double room.

Review score 9.6


 


3

Quinta O Ninho

📍Fornalha 8550-015, Alferce | Western Algarve - Mountain area



This area of the Algarve absolutely stole my heart. The Monchique mountain area with thermal springs is unspoiled and exceptionally beautiful. Enjoy tranquility in a peaceful nature environment with a view of the mountains and ocean (yes, mountains and ocean!!).


The most breathtaking stays in the Algarve
Quinta o Ninho, Monchique

Quinta O Ninho offers rooms in their beautiful old farm house and a family tent on their property with the most stunning view you will ever see. The large (clamping) tent offers everything you need for a comfortable stay. The peaceful environment, kind staff and beautiful pool area overlooking the mountains make this place a true piece of paradise.


The most breathtaking stays in the Algarve
Quinta o Ninho, Monchique

If you like a little escape to the beautiful Atlantic, the south coast beaches are only a 30 min drive away and the wild west coast beaches are within a 45 minute drive.


Get back to nature and enjoy one of the most peaceful places of the Algarve. I can only recommend!

​Prices for the family glamping tent start at €130 p.n.

Review score 9.3


 

4

Barco Casa Catamarã Sleep&Boat

📍 Cais portas do mar, 8000-250 Faro, Portugal | Eastern Algarve



This might not be the hotel or resort you expected in this blog post, but being in the ocean (specifically: Rio Farmosa) is being in the middle of nature. Revive your soul by silently watching the tides flow in and out on this exceptionally beautiful catamaran.


the most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve
Barco Casa Catamarã Sleep&Boat, Faro

If you love out of the box stays and are a true ocean lover, this place is perfect for you. The comfortable sailing boat offers everything you need for a comfortable stay. There is even a kitchenette to kook your own meal to of course enjoy it with an ocean view.


the most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve - staying on a sailing boat
Barco Casa Catamarã Sleep&Boat, Faro

What I also love about this place is that they don't use any fossil fuels. All energy on board comes from green energy.


Want to know more about this beautiful stay in the Algarve? Have a look, it's pretty perfect right?

​Prices start at €176 p.n. for the boat (sleeps up to 6 people)

Review score 9.0


 

5

Quinta do Tempo Turismo Rural

📍550-319 Monchique | Western Algarve - Mountain area


Another quinta in the beautiful mountain area of Monchique. Quinta do Tempo Torismo Rural offers boutique accommodation in an old farm house with extraordinary surroundings.


The most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve
Photo by Quinta do Tempo Turismo Rural

The rooms are decorated perfectly in style with the unique old farmhouse ambiance. All rooms also offer a kitchenette and private bathroom. A perfect retreat in the middle of nature.


The most beautiful nature stays in the Algarve
Photo by Quinta do Tempo Turismo Rural

Facilities of the old town of Monchique are close to this beautiful place as well as the thermal springs. Retreat yourself to this beautiful place!

​Prices start at €85 p.n. for a double room.

Review score 9.6



 

6

Memmo Baleeira - Design Hotels

📍Sagres | Western Algarve


This place is pretty darn perfect!! 😍 Memo Baleeira is located in one of my favorite places of the Algarve, Sagres. A true surfers paradise with amazing beaches and optimal conditions for water sports. This contemporary design hotel offers everything you want for an adventurous holiday. Enjoy romantic evenings watching the sunset with a cocktail after a big day of surf and pool chilling.


The most romantic hotels for couples
Memmo Baleeira - Sagres | Photo by memmohotels.com/baleeira

I personally love the hotels stunning yoga shala. If you're an adventurous couple and like to be outdoors and active, this is the perfect hotel for you.


the best hotels in the Algarve for couples
Memmo Baleeira - Sagres | Photo by memmohotels.com/baleeira

Enjoy the luxury and comfort of this beautiful hotel with its relaxing atmosphere the wild nature of the western Algarve.

​Prices start at €99 p.n. for a double room.

Review score 8.9



 

I will keep updating this list whenever I find another beautiful nature stay in the Algarve. So do you know a beautiful hotel, apartment, boat, tent or maybe treehouse in the middle of the Algarve nature, make sure to let me know! Email me at anna@totheseastories.com with your tips on the most beautiful stays in the Algarve.