Exploring Santa Bárbara de Nexe
For a tranquil stay in the Algarve, look no further than Santa Bárbara de Nexe! A village and civil parish in the Portuguese municipality of Faro, the countryside offers a unique and peaceful getaway for people looking for something a bit different.
If you have your eye on a villa in this fabulous location, you are in luck! At SandyBlue, we have a great offering of villas and apartments in Santa Bárbara de Nexe.
So, what can you get up to once you arrive? Don't worry...we are here to help you fill your holiday itinerary and create the ultimate Algarve getaway!
Santa Bárbara de Nexe beaches
Offering a countryside setting set upon the beautiful hills, you will have to drive to get to some of the best beaches in the region. A 20 to 30-minute drive later, it will be time to enjoy the golden sand and sparkling sea.
Praia da Quinta do Lago is about 20 minutes away. It is great for relaxation, with the famous Ria Formosa providing a glorious walk to and from the beach. You can also enjoy Artur water sports or food at Gigi's Restaurant.
Other beaches within driving distance include Praia do Ancão and Praia de Faro. SandyBlue can help you arrange taxi services for the days you want to spend at the beach.
Restaurants in Santa Bárbara de Nexe
Wherever you go in the Algarve, good food is guaranteed. Here are some the restaurants in Santa Bárbara de Nexe that you can enjoy throughout your stay.
- A Canga: Known for incredible seafood, friendly hosts and a great atmosphere!
- La Piazza: If you're a pizza fan, this fun and cosy setting won't disappoint.
- Marisqueira Arranca Mariscos & Petiscos: A charming setting, with fresh and local seafood.
- Le Marquis: A short drive away, offering refined and quality dishes to suit many tastes.
Things to do in Santa Bárbara de Nexe
Whether it's relaxation you want or a more active trip, there is plenty you can do throughout your stay.
You will be within driving distance of many of the Algarve's famous golf courses. Quinta Do Lago Laranjal Course offers well-maintained fairways and a good golfing challenge! This is a 15 to 20-minute drive.
A 20-minute drive to the nearby Vale do Lobo will take you to the Royal Golf Course and the Ocean Golf Course. These definitely offer a great day of golf for fans!
Unbeatable Outdoor Activities
If you're looking to explore, there is so much to see. There are many hiking trails in the region, which also accommodate cyclists. So, why not hit the road by bike and explore? The countryside is the perfect setting for this!
You can also look into Outback Tours, which offers an intimate walk through some of the hidden beauty spots of the Algarve. The smaller group allows you to really embrace nature, learn the history and make less impact of the environment.
Making time for family
Holidays are all about making memories with your family. Fancy some retail therapy? The nearby MAR Shopping offers this in abundance! Enjoy local and global retail stores, casual eateries, a movie theater and a kid's playground.
The Aquashow Water Park is a 13-minute drive away, offering fun for all the family! The previously mentioned restaurants are perfect for family meals too, offering friendly atmosphere and good food!
Book your trip to Santa Bárbara de Nexe with SandyBlue!
Our guide of Santa Bárbara de Nexe will help you plan the exciting activities! All you need to do now is book one of our villas in Santa Bárbara de Nexe to kick start the holiday excitement!