Best Accommodation Options in Tavira
Although Tavira doesn't have a very big range of hotels to choose from, there are a few things you should consider beforehand concerning accommodation options in order to make your stay in Tavira a pleasurable moment.
Most of the big hotels in Tavira are far from the city center, with a few exceptions, therefore, it's recommended that you know in advance which location is more suitable for your needs. Here I provide you a map with the approximate locations of the hotels in Tavira municipality. Some of the popular choices for Hotels are places with easy access to the beach or near the city centre, this includes choices like Pousada Convento da Graça right inside the historic walls of Tavira, Vila Galé Tavira near the Market of Tavira, Hotel Porta Nova also in the city and Vila Galé Albacora, this latter a bit far from the city centre but with a great direct access to the beach.
If you go around in the city, it’s possible to find some advertising of local people that often rent private houses for tourism. In some cases they only rent it to regulars, in other cases they are a bit more open, and if you are lucky enough, you also may find some rentals in Tavira Island.
Hotels and Resorts are usually preferred by individuals or small families that want to stay for a short period of time. It's usually the most expensive accommodation type.
Villas and Guest Houses are among the top choices for families that usually stay for long weekends or multi-week holidays.
Hostels in Tavira offer budget accommodation for individuals or small families that want to stay for long weekends or a week holidays.
Bed and Breakfast are usually a budget option for small families or individuals that want to stay away from mass accommodation options.
Private Renting can be tricky if you do business with unapproved individuals. Always check for recommendations and references before closing a private deal.
If you have plenty of time, don't mind mosquitoes and other mother nature surprises, then Camping and Caravanning might be an option for you.
Usually apartment rentals in Tavira during the Summer are for a period of 15 days, although it’s not applicable to every case, make sure you clarify all the details with the landlord beforehand.