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Praia Da Rocha Holidays

Praia Da Rocha Holidays

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Praia da Rocha has long been one of the most popular resorts in the Algarve. Algarve holidays are growing in popularity but Praia da Rocha is an established resort that has been popular with tourists since the early 1930’s. Since then it has become a booming holiday resort with plenty to offer that keeps tourists going back year after year.

The friendly atmosphere and welcoming locals are all part of the charm of Praia da Rocha holidays. With a fabulous landscape and a beach famous for being one of the most beautiful in the region, it isn't difficult to see why Praia da Rocha holidays are so popular.

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Praia Da Rocha Weather

The Algarve has an average of 17 days of rainfall a year meaning you’re unlikely to have your Praia da Rocha holidays spoilt by showers. The sun shines all summer long and during the winter months it’s warm and dry.

The fantastic weather allows you to enjoy your days lounging by the pool, relaxing on the beach or polishing up your golf technique no matter what time of year you choose to come on holidays to Praia da Rocha. It's little wonder so many people choose to buy a holiday home here!

Jan 13ºC
Feb 14ºC
Mar 16ºC
Apr 18ºC
May 22ºC
Jun 24ºC
Jul 26ºC
Aug 26ºC
Sep 24ºC
Oct 21ºC
Nov 17ºC
Dec 14ºC


The beach in Praia da Rocha is known for being one of the most beautiful in the Algarve. The mile-long stretch of sand and clear blue waters keeps tourists flocking throughout the year. Praia da Rocha’s landscape is made even more stunning by its beautiful coastline, a stretch of jagged sandstone cliffs offering spectacular views of the area.

Things To Do on Praia Da Rocha Holidays

The main attraction in Praia da Rocha is the beachfront casino which hosts life shows throughout the year and offers great evening entertainment. There’s also the opportunity to go horse riding or try a round of golf. Visitors holidays in Praia da Rocha should also visit the nearby town of Portimao which is famous for its great shopping facilities. There’s a fantastic market and plenty of unique boutiques, perfect for a spot of clothes shopping.


The Algarve is very proud of its culture and this is shown throughout the year by the way it celebrates its many festivals. February is carnival time in the region and the streets are filled with colourful processions. During March the Easter processions begin culminating in the Easter celebrations in April with the celebration of the bloodless ‘Carnation’ Revolution.


There’s a great selection of bars and restaurants to enjoy on your Praia da Rocha holidays, many of them on the beach front so you enjoy fabulous views while you dine. There are also several good nightclubs and, being an established resort, many of the hotels in the area offer evening entertainment and live shows so you’re never short of something to do.

Take an evening and head into nearby Alvor to relax with fine food and local wines or venture further west along the coast to bustling Lagos or tranquil Praia da Luz.

Book a Praia Da Rocha Holiday now!

Praia da Rocha is the most established of the Algarve resorts and it’s not hard to see why - the friendly atmosphere is enough to keep visitors returning. Add to that the beautiful beach and gorgeous landscape and it’s obvious to see why holidays to Praia da Rocha are so popular!

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