Speed boats in the Algarve

Hire a luxurious speed boat this holiday and explore the coast line

Quality family holidays in the Algarve

Great Holiday Locations with family friendly beaches just a short walk from your holiday home

Algarve Parasailing 3

Great Holiday Locations with parasailing experiences near by

Luxury Leisure & Beach Holidays in the Algarve

Great Holiday Locations with holiday accommodation to choose from near gorgeous beaches in the Algarve

Horse Riding in the Algarve

Stunning beaches set you free - Try horse riding this holiday

perfect golf holidays

Great Holiday Locations with stunning golf courses to keep all levels of ability entertained

Great Holiday Locations for Family Holidays| Portugal

Family Golf & Tennis
 7 Night Sleeps up to 4
 Individual Lessons
 Group Lessons
From:
£500 + lessons
Tennis & Golf Academy at Pine Cliffs

Golf Deal Four Seasons Fairway
 7 Nights Sleeps up to 8
 1 Golf Round QL North
 1 Golf Round Laranjal
From:
£1,500
Valid for week 17/05/14

Easter Specials
 5-star Algarve resort
 kids go free
 direct beach access
From:
£40 ppp night
valid until 30/04/14

Great Holiday Locations for Active Families

Best holiday destinations for golf, tennis, beach, cycling, walking

We promise you stylish villa and apartments in great holiday locations suitable for families looking to have quality time with their children be it on the golf course, the tennis court, a canoe trip along the coast, downhill cycing, beach or country walking or just enjoying a sun drenched beach on the beautiful Algarve coast.

We fell in love with the Algarve and we are certain that you will too. With great holiday destinations in the Albufeira area we hope to offer you not only somewhere amazing to stay and the chance to have a holiday you will remember forever.

Suggested Holiday Activities in the Algarve | Portugal

Things To Do on the Algarve Beach | Portugal

Beach Walk | Falesia to Olhos d'Agua

Five Star Sheraton Pine Cliffs Resort

Luxury resort in Portugal with direct access to the beach

Pine Cliffs Leisure & Golf Resort is on one of the most sought after beaches in Europe, Falesia, and it is set amidst a beautiful cliff top location, in Albuferia, offering an outstanding holiday experience for children of all ages and families that also like to enjoy sporting activities like golf, tennis and water sports. This award winning Sheraton Algarve resort is the winner of several prestigious awards over the last few years, including best resort in Portugal three years running, best golf resort and Portugal's best family resort. You will soon start to see why our guests love it here at the Pine Cliffs resort in Portugal.

From the success of renting our Pine Cliffs holiday apartments and the Algarve River House villa we launched Great Holiday Locations and it is now our aim to provide the best holiday accommodation whether you are looking for an activity packed family holiday in the Algarve or a stylish golfing or tennis break with friends and family.

Sheraton Pine Cliffs Holiday Accommodation Video | Algarve

Belmar Spa & Beach and Amendoeira Golf Resort

Family friendly leisure resorts in the Algarve

We have teamed up with both the Belmar Spa & Beach Resort and the  award winning Amendeoria Golf Resort that will offer you full access to top facilities.  The Amendoeira Golf Resort has 2 acclaimed championship golf courses and is home to the annual Oceanico World Kids Golf competition. 

For the best beach location, the Oceanico luxury Belmar Spa and Beach resort can be found of one of the most beautiful Lagos beaches, Porto de Mós, and where you find a variety of water sports around this area. The emphasis at this resort is on relaxation and beach activities.

Oceanico Resort Holiday Accommodation Videos | Algarve

Belmar Spa & Beach Resort | Algarve

Award Winning | Amendoeira Golf Resort

Child Friendly Family Holiday Villa

Ideal holiday accommodation for toddlers and chldren in Portugal

For those looking for a more independent rural countryside retreat with large open spaces, our large Algarve river house villa comes highly recommended, perfect for two or more families wanting to holiday together and enjoy an active holiday exploring the Albufeira area. The child friendly villa caters and cares for babies through to teenagers. You can read more about this family friendly Algarve country villa by clicking here.

Child Friendly River House Villa & Area Video | Algarve

Get Closer to the Algarve Wildlife and Nature

Holiday activities to enjoy in the Algarve

Looking for suggestions on where to go and what to see then view  our day trip in a day planner to help you plan your visit to an Algarve town or village and for activities such as dolphin watching, horse riding or rock climbing view our page, things to do.

The Algarve is becoming a great destination for bird watching as more than 300 bird species can be seen in the Algarve through out the year.  The autumn raptor migration and spring seabird observation are  becoming more and more popular with bird watching visitors to the Algarve.  Bird watching can be combined with one of the many outdoor activities including walking, cycling or kayaking trips. Visit our bird watching holiday page for information relating to bird hotspots and self guided walking trails.  

By booking with Great Holiday Locations you will be guaranteed a personal service at all times and are guaranteed that the prices listed here are the best available.

We aim to provide you with all you need to know to make the right choices for a memorable holiday stay.  Visit our selections of great holiday location holiday properties now.

Activities to Book:
Kayaking, Downhill Cycling, Pony Club
Bedrooms:
1
Bathrooms:
1
Sleeps:
Up to
4
Swimming Pool:
  • Heated
  • Communal
  • Jacuzzi
  • Indoor
  • Children's Swimming Pool
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A child-friendly spacious one bedroom holiday apartment in the 5-star Pine Cliffs resort with direct access to the beach. Enjoy lovely ocean views at the beach restaurant when enjoying lunch or ice-creams with the kids. My favourite lunch time meal is the grilled dorado (beam) with a refreshing, zesty Portuguese Vinho Verda. You can comfortabley watch the children building sand castles from the restaurant deck.
Activities to Book:
Kayaking, Downhill Cycling, Pony Club
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
2
Sleeps:
Up to
6
Swimming Pool:
  • Heated
  • Communal
  • Jacuzzi
  • Indoor
  • Children's Swimming Pool
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A wonderful 5* luxury holiday property, in particular for golf breaks due to it overlooking the golf course and also has direct access to the golden flag beach, Falesia. The golf suite is in the award winning resort, Pine Cliffs, and sleeps upto 6.
Hampers:
Baby Hampers (bespoke), Grocery Hampers (bespoke), Taste of Portugal
Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
3
Sleeps:
Up to
10
Swimming Pool:
  • Private
  • Infinity
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A child friendly 5 bedroom villa with views of the river and in a protected reserve is ideal for multiple families taking a holiday or celebrating a special occasion. The Algarve River House villa is near the historical town of Silves and only 20 minutes from some of the best beaches in Europe. A stylish affordable luxury villa that sleeps up to 10 guests and 4 babies comfortably.