The most beautiful places you can book in Portugal right now including the Algarve, Faro and Lisbon from £ 20 pppn
Unsurprisingly, holidays to Portugal have been booked quickly since it was announced on May 7 that the country was on the UK travel green list.
The tourist hotspot has become a favorite with Britons, with travel agencies seeing huge spikes in demand.
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Despite fears that the British could be stopped at the border due to EU restrictions, Portugal has confirmed that it will welcome the British from May 17 with a negative Covid test.
Britons traveling to ‘green’ list countries will be able to return to England without quarantine restrictions, but will need a pre-flight Covid test as well as a PCR test on the second day of their return to the UK.
Opodo is a travel agency that has seen a marked increase in bookings in Portugal. Pablo Caspers, the company’s travel director, said: “The majority of travelers are looking for a trip to Portugal, which has accounted for the vast majority of all bookings in Green List countries since the announcement. “
“UK holidaymakers identify either the Algarve, which accounts for 44% of bookings in the country since the announcement, or Lisbon, which accounts for 39% of bookings.”
Travel company VRBO also reported a huge 535% increase in interest in the Faro district between May 7-8, with Lisbon, Madeira and Porto also seeing a slight increase in searches.
Those wishing to escape the British climate for a holiday in the sun should check out our selection of stunning properties in some of Portugal’s most popular locations, with stays starting at just £ 20 per person per night.
Apartment Leni, Faro District
Apartment Leni is a property located just above Vale Centianes Beach in the Faro district of Portugal.
Inside, it’s modern and cozy, with a large terrace to make the most of some fantastic sea views – and a great place to have breakfast in the morning.
There are two bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom, so there is room for four people, and a sitting area with a flat-screen TV.
The beach can be reached in less than three minutes on foot and restaurants, a bar and a small supermarket are five minutes away.
Villa Prazeres, Madeira
For an unforgettable break in Madeira, try this six bedroom villa.
It has a large living and dining room, offers free Wi-Fi and has a private swimming pool with solar shower and a large garden.
There’s also a barbecue area if you feel like cooking and space for four cars to park, though restaurants, bars, and a supermarket are all within walking distance.
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Apartment in Lisbon
You can also stay in an upscale area of Lisbon not far from the city center.
Guests of the apartment are located between Lisbon’s main square – Praça do Comércio – and São Jorge Castle and offer stunning views of the city.
Inside there is room for nine people, with interiors created by a Finnish designer.
There is a large living and dining room for entertaining, a balcony overlooking the Tagus River, as well as three bedrooms.
Casa Oliva, Algarve
Book yourself in this modern apartment in Olhão, a family-friendly neighborhood in the Algarve, Portugal.
It can accommodate six people, with three bedrooms and trendy interiors.
Guests have a supermarket nearby and are also not far from the Quinta do Lago golf course and the Aquashow water park.
Apartments Baluarte da Vila, Lagos
Those wishing to explore the historic center of Lagos should book a stay at Baluarte da Vila Apartments.
Two people can stay in one of the apartments, which have sea views and are a short walk from a sandy beach.
Guests also have access to a swimming pool overlooking Lagos Bay, where they can relax by the pool, then visit the many local restaurants serving fresh seafood and other local dishes – just five minutes away. walk.
Villa Cicade, Leiria district
Families or a group of friends will love this peaceful two-bedroom villa that sleeps four.
It has its own private pool and roof terrace with space to sit with a drink and a barbecue for evening meals.
Guests are around a ten-minute drive from the sandy beaches and Lisbon is around an hour away, so you can also take a day trip to the Portuguese capital.
Cottage Funcho, Funchal
Get the best of both worlds at Funcho Cottage, a villa located in a quiet part of the region but also close to downtown Funchal.
The property is based in a banana plantation and has a peaceful atmosphere.
Two people can stay, making this a great option for a romantic getaway, and they have access to a lovely garden, swimming pool, and outdoor seating area.
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