Portugal has a very long coast line. Also, two archipelagos are under Portuguese jurisdiction. That means, there are a lot of places to enjoy a vacation on the beach. Luxury golf resorts, as well as beautiful beach resorts cater for any travelers. One piece of advice: accommodation tends to be a bit on the pricey side but if you book via a travel agent you are most likely to get a good deal.
In the Algarve region you will find a bunch of resorts on sandy beaches, welcoming the tourists. There are a lot of locations where you will find beautiful resorts to choose from.
In the Alvor Area, at a 4 star resort, during the peak season –mid July to mid Aug- prices start at €157 per twin room per night. Prices are lower in May (same room costs €80 per night) and at their lowest in October (same room costs €65 per room per night). Taxes and breakfast are included in the room price.
In the Armação de Pera area, at a 4 star resort, during the peak season –mid July to mid Aug- prices start at €170 per twin room per night (garden view). Prices are at their lowest during winter while during the shoulder season (May) expect to pay about €90 per room per night for the same type of room as above.
On the Lisbon coast, at a 5 star resort, during the summer season –April to October- prices start at €150 per double room per night in the hotel. If you prefer to stay in a villa at the same resort, during the peak season –July and August- you’ll pay little over €220 per night per villa with one bedroom.
The coast line around Porto offers a lot of resorts which offer a lot of activities and places to have fun. Places such as Espinho Beach Resort or Vila do Conde are just two of the locations where you can choose to spend your vacation. You can choose from 2 star hotels to luxury 5 star ones. At a 3 star hotel expect to pay about €50 per double room per night, breakfast included.
The Azores is a popular archipelago where tourists like to spend their vacation. At a 4 star resort expect prices start at about €150 per double room per night, half board, during July. The resorts are generally located very close to the beaches.
Madeira is another archipelago popular among tourists. You can choose among a lot of resorts located on the islands. In North Madeira, at a 4 star resort prices start at €80 per double room per night, half board, during July. If you want to stay in East Madeira, you will find more resorts to choose from and prices starting around €130 per double room per night, all inclusive, in a 3 star resort.