Explore relaxing Vila do Bispo: its beaches, oceanfront, golf, and more!

Discover the seaside city of Vila do Bispo—beaches, bars, and sights from Salema Beach to Figueira Beach.

Known for

Beaches, Small Town and Sea

Top Hotels in Vila do Bispo

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Salema Beach Village
4 out of 5
Praia da Salema, Vila do Bispo
$187/night
Aug 28 - Aug 29
4.8/5Exceptional! (307 reviews)

Situated in Vila do Bispo, this golf villa is within 1 mi (2 km) of Salema Beach and Figueira Beach. Boca do Rio Beach and Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe Chapel ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (307 reviews)

"We booked a 2 bedroom suite and what we got was a huge 2 floor villa with 2 large bedrooms downstairs and a huge kitchen, dining room, and living room upstairs. 2 and a half baths, a back porch downstairs, a balcony upstairs, and a sun deck on the roof, with absolutely stunning views of the beach ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Salema Beach Village
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Hotel Praia do Burgau - Turismo de Natureza
3 out of 5
Rua do Estai, Burgau, Vila do Bispo, Faro District
$152/night
Aug 28 - Aug 29
4.6/5Wonderful! (86 reviews)

This family-friendly Vila do Bispo hotel is located by the sea, within 1 mi (2 km) of Burgau Beach and Praia dos Rebolos. Luz Beach is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) away.

4.6/5Wonderful! (86 reviews)

"Spectacular cleanliness, always smells good. The breakfast was very good. The staff was very friendly and attentive. The only thing to say it isn't really about the hotel but about the village. The restaurants in the village of burgau only work by appointment and all fill the room once, as they are ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Hotel Praia do Burgau - Turismo de Natureza
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Casa Mestre Guesthouse
3 out of 5
Praça da Republica, 15, Sagres, Algarve, Vila do Bispo
$48/night
Sep 17 - Sep 18
3.8/5Good! (13 reviews)

Situated in Vila do Bispo, this guesthouse is within 3 mi (5 km) of Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe Chapel, Castelejo Beach, and Cordoama Beach. Barriga Beach is ...

3.8/5Good! (13 reviews)
My experience at casa mestre

"Staying there in the low season (December) I feel it was slightly overpriced but I suppose this comes down to lack of competition in the area. The location couldn’t have been any more central. I had to call to gain access to the property as there was no answer from the bell. This wasn’t a problem ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2018

Casa Mestre Guesthouse

Popular things to do in Vila do Bispo

Rocha Beach
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Rocha Beach

Backed by golden-red cliffs and met by the white-flecked waves of the Atlantic, this spectacular beach is one of the Algarve’s most popular. 

Meia Praia Beach
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Meia Praia Beach

Go Jet Skiing and wind surfing on the calm and clear water and enjoy the spacious setting of this enormous beach.

Dona Ana Beach
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Dona Ana Beach

Marvel at the stunning red and yellow cliffs of the Golden Coast and swim to the stacks in the calm ocean.

Top activities in Vila do Bispo

Small-Group Wonders of the Southwest Coast Hiking Tour with Picnic Lunch
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Small-Group Wonders of the Southwest Coast Hiking Tour with Picnic Lunch

$158

Embark on a hiking adventure to explore some of the most beautiful landscapes in southern Portugal. Led by an expert guide, cover 8 miles (13 km) and gain insight into the region's geography and history as you hike along the spectacular Portuguese coast.

Seville Full-Day Tour from the Algarve
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Seville Full-Day Tour from the Algarve

$48

Cross the Spanish border and discover Andalusia’s capital—Seville. Spend a day exploring one of the most elegant cities in Spain. From historic quarters and culturally rich districts to immaculate regal gardens and iconic landmarks, be amazed by the splendor of this province.

Best of West: Silves, Foia, Lagos & Sagres Day Tour
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Best of West: Silves, Foia, Lagos & Sagres Day Tour

$42

Discover the magic of the wild Algarve countryside. See the Castle of Silves, built between the 8th and 13th centuries, catch magnificent views from the highest point in the region at the top of Fóia, and marvel at the cliffs near the Ponta da Piedade lighthouse.

Lagos Boat Trip with Lunch
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Lagos Boat Trip with Lunch

$49

Take a relaxing cruise along Portugal's shoreline and enjoy views of white sandy beaches and small fishing villages along the coast. See the intriguing caves and rock formations at Ponta da Piedade and get the chance to explore the historic sights and beach areas of Lagos.

Lagos & Sagres Half-Day Tour
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Lagos & Sagres Half-Day Tour

$22

Explore the charming historical town of Lagos and the picturesque fishing village of Sagres in this half-day tour from the Algarve. Discover museums, chapels, and beautiful coastal scenery as your guide tells you all about the history of these fascinating towns.

Benagil Caves Tour from Portimao
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Benagil Caves Tour from Portimao

$34

Visit the interior of the most famous caves in Europe and come aboard our boat. Travel by boat and see the sights of the water. This tour uses a small boat that allows you to enter the caves. Make sure you bring your camera with you to document this tour and marvel at the natural beauty of the Algarve.