Carvoeiro is that picture postcard Algarve village – small white-washed buildings clinging to the cliffs above the Atlantic Ocean. A popular holiday resort with visitors, in the same way, is also a very popular choice for retirement or second homes.

Somewhat hilly, the village is built around the small cove beach, the square in front of the beach the focal point for all activities in the village.

The beaches in the area are small cove beaches, separated by the beautiful and quite unique rock formations for which the Algarve is famous, particularly at Benagil.

Additionally, is also home to some great golf courses.