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Campsites Algarve

Best Campsites Algarve Portugal

Portugal provides many options for campsites: near the ocean or inland, with a lake view, near the typical villages, rivers and forests. We will tell you the Top 10 best campsites for camping in Portugal, what to expect and places with which you can identify yourself.

How to choose a campsite

When choosing a campsite for you, think about your individual preferences and expectations from this place. Consider the next aspects:

  1. The daily price of a campsite. If your aim is just to sleep overnight and early morning drive away for surfing, you may be happy with cheap small campsites that are a type of parking lot. If you are a person who likes to have long bbq evenings, having a lazy long morning at the shadow, you may prefer big campsites with plenty of trees, pool and bar.
  2. Check-in time or closing time of the reception. Often small campsites and type of parking lot limit their check-in time to 19h or 20h.
  3. If there is WC on the facilities. Some small RV parkings do not provide the WC in the facilities, thus do not accept tents and campers without WC.
  4. If you camp with a tent: check if the campsite accepts tents. Some small campsites type of parking lot do not accept tents.
  5. Think about your dinner in advance. Some campsites are located in the forests and natural parks where is not easy to find open supermarkets and restaurants within walking distance.
  6. Latest comments/evaluations of guests: know what to expect. Consider that in the summer is normal to have slightly more bad comments due to the bigger concentration of the tourists.
  7. The most silent places in the campsite are the corners of a campsite, far away from the WC facilities.

1. Camping Ria Formosa

A nice campsite with a pool. Good location for who want to explore the east side of Algarve, Tavira and pretty beaches such as Cacela Velha. Check-in until 7 pm.

Price:

  • Adult: 4.00-7.00€
  • Small Plot: 5.00-9.00€
  • Big Plot: 9.00-16.00€ (includes 1 campervan or 1 car with tent)
  • Car: 3.00-4.00€

Website: https://campingriaformosa.com/en/

Location: Map here

2. Parque de Campismo Fuseta

It is a municipal campsite located just in front of beach and Fuseta village. Fuseta is a fishing village, know for a cheap and fresh sea products and fish restaurants. The campsite is big, with sufficient trees/shadow places, however often is full. Check-in time is until 20h, and vehicle entrance hours is until 24h.

Prices:

  • Plot 26-50 m²: 2.90-4.60€
  • Plot 51-75 m²: 3.80-6.00€
  • Plot 76-100 m²: 4.20-6.60€
  • Plot >100 m²: 4.70-7.50€
  • Camping 2 Persons + Tent: 7.90€ – 7.90€
  • Caravaning 2 Persons + Campervan: 8.20€ – 8.20€

Phone: +(351)289793459

Location: Map here

3. Parque Autocaravanas Açoteias

A nice and cheap campsite, type of parking lot, located at 700mt distance from a big and spacious beach Praia da Falésia. Not much shadow places.

Price:

  • 8-12€ per parking (incl. 2 persons)
  • 1.5€ per shower up to 10 min

Website: http://www.parquecaravanasacoteias.pt/en/

Location: Map here

4. Camping Trindade - Lagos

The advantage of this campsite it the localisation. It is located just in the center of Lagos, in a walking distance from the center and 1km distance from all pretty beaches with caves perfect for Stand Up Paddle. Lagos is known for having good restaurants and bars, perfect for a night out. Attention, this campsite is old and in the summer a bit noisy.

Location: Map here

5. Salema Eco Camp

Located on the South Coast in Algarve, 1.5km away from Salema beach and 15km away from Sagres. Campsite is positioned on the mountain hill where some pitches are on the top of the mountain, other with nice view to the mountain and other more down. You need to have with you mosquito spray.

Price:

  • Campervan: 6.50-8.00€
  • Adult: 5.50-7.00€
  • Tent: 5.50-7.00€
  • Car: 4.00-5.50€

Website: https://www.salemaecocamp.com/en/

Location: Map here

6. Figueira Caravan Park

A small, cheap and pretty campsite, type of parking lot. Located 1,3 km distance from the South coast in Algarve, near to Praia da Figueira, praia das Furnas and Salema.

Price:

  • Small space: 8.00€
  • Big space: 10.00€
  • Adult: 0.00-2.00€

Website: https://www.figueiracaravanpark.com

Location: Map here

7. Orbitur Sagres

It is a big and spacious campsite located in Sagres, West Coast Natural Park, 2-3 km distance from famous surfing beaches such as Tonel and Beliche. Inside it has plenty of space and pine trees, but can be busy during the summer.

Price:

  • Campervan: 7.30-9.60€
  • Adult: 5.30-7.00€
  • Tent: 7.30-8.60€
  • Car: 5.10-6.70€

Website: https://www.orbitur.pt/pt/destinos/algarve/orbitur-sagres/camping

Location: Map here

8. Camping Serrão

It is a big, cheap and spacious campsite located in the West Coast Natural Park, 3.5 km distance from Praia da Amoreira, good for surfing. Inside you find a big swimming pool (for free, opened from 1/Jun to 30/Sep) , big bbq place with roof shelter from sun or rain and plenty of trees.

Price:

  • Campervan: 4.90-7.00€
  • Adult: 4.00-6.00€
  • Tent: 3.50-5.00€
  • Car: 2.80-4.00€

Website: www.campingserrao.com

Location: Map here

9. Camping Villa Park Zambujeira

Located on the West Coast, 1km distance from the beach and 500mt from the village Zambujeira do Mar, where you can find few restaurants and coffees. Inside the facilities it has a pool, restaurant, supermarket, plenty of trees and it is very clean and organized.

Price:

  • Campervan: 5.6-7.25€
  • Car-bed: 4.95-6.95€
  • Adult 3.95-6.90€
  • Tent 4.95-6.45€
  • Car 3.10-5.55€

Website: https://www.campingzambujeira.com/

Location: Map here

10. Parque de campismo da Ilha de Pessegueiro

This campsite is located in the West Coast, few metres distance beach with view to the ocean and pretty Island of Pessegueiro. It is a big, clean and spacious site, with a pool and low prices.

Price:

  • Small campervan: 7-8€
  • Adult 3.90€
  • Tent 3.90€
  • Car: 4€

Website: www.ilhadopessegueirocamping.com/

Location: Map here

11. Santo André Lagoon Camping

This campsite is located in the West Coast, 1km away from a big sandy beach, and has a direct view to the Lagoon of Santo André. It is a big, clean and spacious site, usually not crowded, silent, with a very relaxing natural ambient and plenty of trees.

Price:

  • Campervan: 5.50€
  • Adult 5.00€
  • Tent 4.00€

Location: Map here