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Each distinct villa has its own character, decoration and location. From a traditional fishing village cottage to a cliff top luxury villa overlooking the ocean, each one offers the advantage of a luxury self-catering holiday in on e of Portugal´s most quaint seaside villages. And there is so much to discover…


The beautiful Salema

Salema is a small town of Budens parish, located in the municip ality of Vila do Bispo, in the most western part of the Algarve. Salema is located at the base of a cliff around the beach with the same name and is part of the Natural Park of Southwest Alentejo and Algarve coast. The village of Salema is one of the few communities that has a small indigenous fishing fleet of traditional colourful boats, still launched from the beach (but now with the help of a tractor), which is cast into sea to catch snapper, mackerel, sardines and octopus that you can taste freshly grilled at local restaurants on the same night. Read More…


Golf in the Algarve

Salema is located 16km from BOAVISTA GOLF COURSE in Lagos. Services available: Driving Range, Chipping Greens, Snack Bar, Pro Shop and a golf academy. Boavista Golf, opened in January 2002, was conceived by Howard Swan, the former President of the European Institute of Golf Course Architects and is a stunning course. It offers spectacular views of the cit y of Lagos, located nearby, as well as the Atlantic Coast and the Serra de Monchique. Read More…


Cultural Heritage

SAGRES FORTRESS (18km away) take out Located on Cape Sagres, Promontorium Sacrum “is” famous for its outstanding beauty, the “Fortaleza de Sagres” owes its origin to Henry the Navigator, who here would institute a village and die in 1460. From the wall built by the father of Discovery little remains since the fortress was rebuilt in the sixteenth century and “in” the second half of the eighteenth century, when it was adapted to the defensive system “vauban”. The entrance to this bastion fortress is a good example of neoclassical architecture. Inside are in sight some guns, one sixteenth century tower and even the Church of Our Lady of Grace. Read More…


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VILA VITA Collection

Service Desk

Tel.: +351 282 310 161




Farmácia Vila do Bispo

  • 8km away
  • Rua Ribeira do Poço, Nº 11 Vila do Bispo
  • Tel.: 282 639 166

Farmácia Praia da Luz

  • 14km away
  • Edifício Luz Torre, Fracção Z, Luz
  • Tel.: 282 789 793



GNR – Posto Territorial de Lagos

  • 19km away
  • Largo Convento Nossa Senhora da Glória
    8600-660 Lagos
  • Tel.: 282 770 010

GNR – Posto Territorial de Vila do Bispo

  • 9km away
  • Rua José Cardoso, Nº 22
    8650-424, Vila do Bispo
  • Tel.: 282 630 010



Centro de Saúde Vila do Bispo

  • 8km away
  • Sítio das Eiras
    8650-405 Vila do Bispo
  • Tel.: 282 639 179
  • Open Monday to Friday – from 09h00 to 17h00

Hospital de Lagos

  • 20km away
  • Rua Castelo dos Governadores
    8600-563, Lagos
  • Tel.: 282 770 100

Hospital Lusíadas – Lagos

  • 18km away
  • Avenida Dom Sebastião
    8600-502, Lagos
  • Tel.: 800 20 1000



Alisuper – Salema Beach

  • 1km away
  • Apartamentos do Mar, Praia da Salema
    8650-195 Vila do Bispo


  • 4km away
  • Rua Areias de Cima, Nº 4
    8650 Budens


Tourist Office

  • 18km away
  • Rua Comandante Matoso
    8650-357 Sagres
  • turismo.sagres@turismodoalgarve.pt




  • 105km away
  • Praceta Infante D. Henrique, 4 B
    8000-490 Faro
  • Tel.: 968 210 411

United Kingdom

  • 45km away
  • Edf. A, Fábrica, Av. Guanaré
    8501-915 Portimão
  • Tel.: 808 203 537


  • 100km away
  • Apartado 2107 – Quinta do Lago
    Tel.: 917 810 031


  • 130km away
  • Rua Almirante Cândido dos Reis, 226
    8800 Tavira
  • Tel.: 968 210 411


  • 50km away
  • Largo Dom Marcelino Franco, Nº 2
    8000-169 Faro
  • Tel.: 289 829 710


  • 150km away
  • Av. Ministro Duarte Pacheco
    8900-330 Vila Real de St. António
  • Tel.: 281 544 888



Boia Restaurante

  • 1km away
  • Seafood and Fish Cuisine
  • Rua dos Pescadores 101
    8650-199 Salema
  • Tel.: 282 695 382
  • Schedule: 10h00 – 24h00

Restaurante Cachoa

  • 16km away
  • Internacional Cuisine
  • Sítio da Cachoa 8600-303 Lagos
  • Tel.: 282 782 822
  • Schedule: 18h00 – 00h00

Vila Velha Restaurante

  • 17km away
  • Portuguese Cuisine
  • Rua Patrão António Faustino
    8650 Sagres
  • Tel.: 282 624 788
  • From Tuesday to Sunday opens at 18h30

Restaurante Mum’s

  • 18km away
  • Vegan, Vegetarian and Fish Cuisine
  • Avenida Comandante Matoso
    8650 Sagres
  • Closed on Tuesdays
    Open from 19h00 to 02h00
  • Tel.: 968 210 411

Restaurante Amici

  • 14km away
  • Italian Cuisine
  • Urb. Saint James Lt. 5-V
    Rua 25 de Abril
    8600-128 Praia da Luz
  • Tel.: 282 763 119
  • Open from 18h00 (closed on Sundays)

Restaurante Duquesa

  • 19km away
  • Mediterranian Cuisine
  • Rua Marreiros Neto, Nº 37
    8600 Lagos
  • Tel.: 282 764 716
  • Open: 12h00 – 24h00
    Closed: Sunday and Monday
    (in summer only on Sunday)

Ocean Restaurant** at VILA VITA Parc

  • Rua Anneliese Pohl
    Alporchinhos, 8400-450 Porches
  • Tel.: 282 310 100
  • www.restauranteocean.com
  • Open: Thursday to Monday for dinner only.
  • Closed: Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Sport Activities

Sport Activities

  • Related to the sea
  • Dolphin watching / Observation of Seabirds
  • Boat trips along the coast / Holiday Fishing
  • Fund of Fisheries and Shark / Rental of vessels
  • with crew / Outputs for diving / Outputs for
  • spear fishing


Cape Cruiser


Dolphin Seafari 

Sagres Natura

Extreme Algarve

Days of Adventure 


Sport Activities

  • Related to land
  • Hiking / All-Terrain / Bird watching / Golf
  • Horse Riding / Mountain Biking / Mini golf

Algarve Adventure Surfschool

Sandy Toes Algarve

Pro Putting Garden

Sagres Discovery Tours


Santo António Golf

Espiche Campo de Golfe

Boavista Golf

Palmares Onyria

Penina Golf

Herdade dos Grous

Herdade dos Grous