Are you looking for a unique way to spend your holidays in beautiful Algarve Portugal? You really need to consider glamping. If glamping is your way to go I have prepared the best glamping Portugal Algarve list for you.
The Algarve is a southernmost region in Portugal with a great climate, beautiful sceneries and stunning beaches. And heading down to Algarve and staying in a 5 star hotel is fun. But what is more fun? Glamping in Portugal Algarve.
Glamping experience in Algarve ticks all the boxes, even for the most demanding traveler.
Algarve is a perfect place to bond with your loved ones, relax, enjoy and take a break from daily grind. Being one of most affordable places in Europe you can find luxury glamping accommodation that is also budget friendly.
Top 7 Glamping Portugal Algarve Spots
There are tons of beautiful places to stay in Algarve, so here are the very best glamping Portugal Algarve spots for you to choose from.
1. A Terra Glamping Algarve
A Terra is a beautiful holiday destination and will take your glamping holiday to another level. Their Rajasthani tents, amazing yurts or lovely tipis provide space and style, with a double bed, handmade wood furniture and a private terrace with a lounge area.
The Rajasthani tents can accommodate 2 or 3 guests while the tipis and the yurt are great for families or groups up to 4 guests.
Outside there’s toilets and showers, a BBQ area and wood fired Pizza oven, children’s playground, restaurant, bar and shop. A Terra site has their own chef preparing vegetarian meals from homegrown and organic produce.
This great glamping spot is located close to the freshwater lake, which shows off a private beach, sun chairs and shaded areas, great for swimming, sunbathing, water fun, picnics or relaxing.
Guest review: “Absolutely the place to go and encounter true peace and be one with nature… it breathes love in every corner.
The hosts are amazing, a warm welcoming feeling, and also the food, consciously balanced, a treat.”
2. Salema Eco Camp
Glamping is unique enough, but Salema Eco Camp will take your glamping holiday to a whole new level.
Their safari tents are nicely styled featuring a bedroom with two single beds, mini fridge and a deck with seating area. They are a great choice for campers who don’t want to give up on a basic comfort.
Spacious glamping lodges can accommodate up to 5 people and are located in the mountains with a great view of the countryside. The lodges feature 2 bedrooms with a double bed and single beds, a bathroom, a kitchenette and a private terrace with seating area.
Tipis for couples or families sleep up to 2 or 4 people and are equipped with double beds, mini fridge, and an outdoor space with BBQ and hammock.
On-site there’a restaurant, bar and eco shop. This amazing place organizes plenty of outdoor activities, including surfing, diving, kayaking, boat trips, mountain biking, skydiving, horseback riding and many more.
Guest review: “The welcome was brilliant with detailed introduction to the facilities. The location is perfect for visiting Salema and the surrounding area. ALL the staff onsite are lovely, friendly and helpful. The bar/restaurant offers reasonably priced drinks, snacks and delicious pizzas at the weekend. We planned on staying for a few nights and, two weeks later, are struggling to leave. Brilliant in every way!”
3. Wavy Surf Camp
If you are looking for the best surfing experience while having a glamping holiday, then look no further than Wavy Surf Camp. This exciting camp is located in Sagres and their glamping tents will please solo travellers, couples and small groups.
The tents sleep up to 4 people and are complete with everything you need for a great vacation. You will also enjoy plenty of activities on-site. Wavy Surf Camp has a surf school, from beginners to more advanced courses.
Other than improving your surfing skills, you can join other fun activities like snorkeling, biking, beach volleyball, play frisbee, attend dance parties and live music gigs, or relax in their chill out zone.
Guest review: “Awesome camp surrounded by joyful people in an exclusive environment. If you are looking for a mix of party and relaxation, this is your place. They got surf lessons in the morning during the whole week in different beaches of the beautiful Sagres.
They offer you activities such as yoga lessons, skate, fun games… In the evening, after the dinner, there is a bar and music and sometimes someone delights the attendees with live music concerts. The tents are beautiful and so comfy. The food is all included and the surf lessons too. Definitely, a place to discover!!!!”
Set up on top of a hill in peaceful surroundings CasaTuia brings you closer to nature in their 5 luxury glamping tents. Tents come with unique Balinese furniture, 2 or 3 bedrooms, a full bathroom, a kitchen and a private terrace with views on the garden and vineyards.
You will have a complete peace and quiet, but will still be close to the city of Carvoeiro and to the many beautiful beaches. You can choose between many activities in the area such as cliff walking, surfing, cycling, stand-up paddling, kayaking, skydiving, water-skiing, and more.
Guest review: “Excellent location, a few minutes from the most beautiful beaches in the Algarve, Carvoeiro and all the services. The place is ideal for families with children, especially the pool and the nature setting. We will be back.”
6. Quinta Alma
Quinta Alma offers some of Algarve’s leading glamping experiences, with glamping tents located on an organic farm in wild and beautiful nature and only 10 minutes from Algarve’s beautiful beaches. Quinta Alma is an authentic and ecological Algarve’s glamping site located close to the town of Aljezur, swimming lake and mountains of Monchique.
Quinta Alma offers accommodation in 3 types of glamping tents. Romantic mountain tent sleeps up to 2 and features two single beds, hardwood flooring, wooden fixtures, and a private deck with seating area and panoramic views of the mountains.
Superior safari tent is great for families up to 4 people and is equipped with a king size bed, dressers, private toilet and a deck with nice views. Riverside family tent sleeps up to 6 people and sleeps and has an outhouse next door with a king size toilet and shower.
Quinta Alma is truly unique place allowing glampers to connect with mother nature.
Guest review: “Beautiful location and great hospitality! The view from the tent is truly gorgeous.
We would recommend everyone who’s staying in the Algarve to visit Quinta Alma! ”
6. Quinta O Ninho
This amazing glamping tent is situated close to Monchique in Algarve and is a great way to spend a chilled out holiday. The glamping tent features 4 single beds, a seating area, a dining area, a kitchenette and a bathroom.
Outside you will find a swimming pool, a shared lounge, and a garden. The glampsite Quinta O Ninho is situated close to Thermal Springs of Monchique, Foia mountain, lake Caldas De Monchique and many other sights.
Guest review: “The place exceeded our expectations. The view is spectacular!!! The tent is more than comfortable and has everything that you need. The whole experience was extremely relaxing and just what we needed. The owners made us feel very welcome and we really appreciated the welcome food package!”
7. Lemon Tree Faro Glamping
If you are looking for urban glamping in Faro, look no further than Lemon Tree glampsite. The glampsite offers a unique glamping experience in the city of Faro close to many restaurants, cafes and Rua de Santo António, a street known for its shops and lively nightlife.
Accommodations at the Lemon Tree are made of small wooden glamping tents in a patio. The tents are open plan, surrounded by a wooden fence and offer great value for money. Each tent sleeps up to 2, and is equipped with a comfortable double bed. Showers, toilets, kitchen, and seating are all shared and available outside.
Guest review: “Sleeping in this tent/bed for a night was magic. Really unique stay, highly recommended if you want to spend a different night in Faro.”
Warm climate, friendly locals, tasty food, amazing scenery and beaches. No wonder Glamping Portugal Algarve is so popular. I hope I have inspired you for your next glamping getaway in Algarve Portugal.
AM I MISSING ANY OF THE BEST GLAMPING PORTUGAL ALGARVE SPOTS?
Have you been glamping in Algarve and stayed in awesome accommodations I didn’t mention in my list? If so, let me know in the comments. I’d love to add them to my list.
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