Raposeira and the surrounding area is a paradise for nature lovers, surfers and those who simply want to relax and experience the area’s amazing beaches, culture and fabulous cuisine. The village of Raposeira is only a five minute drive from the famous Zavial beach, and is also very close to many others. Whether you prefer the calm, turquoise waters of the sheltered south coast or the world class surfing on the west coast, you will be spoilt for choice.
The historic village of Raposeira was one of the places where the 15th-century Portuguese prince Henry the Navigator lived and the nearby 13th Century ‘Our Lady of Guadalupe’ church was originally constructed by the Templar knights.
The village has several restaurants (including the famous ‘Marigil’), cafes, a well-stocked supermarket and a large Artesanato (traditional Portuguese pottery shop).
The village is conveniently located for access to a range of larger supermarkets, shops and restaurants in the neighbouring towns of Sagres and Vila do Bispo. Raposeira is also only a 20 minute drive from the bustling town of Lagos.
Faro airport is approximately a 60 minute drive from the property.