Located in the Algarve, south of Portugal, Quarteira is a parish in the municipality of Loulé, famous for being the home to Vilamoura, Europe's largest private tourist facility. One of the main economic activities of Quarteira is Golf, a sport that attracts several visitors every year, and became a symbol for this region. The amazing beaches in Quarteira are also a huge tourist attraction, especially during summertime when the Algarve gets packed with visitors from all over the world.
Before being a must-visit tourist destination, Quarteira had a very rich history, that dates back to the Roman occupation of the Iberian Peninsula, with Phoenician or Carthaginian settlements also find in the region. Nowadays, Quarteira became one of the most desirable locations in Portugal, with the best deals for real estate purchases. Portugal Homes have the bests property experts to help with this important decision.
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Quarteira has been attracting a significant amount of wealthy people during recent years, due to its more than 300 days of sunlight per year, great infrastructure, and easy access connections through highways, trains, and close by, the international airport of Faro. The 2km of beaches on its coast also present amazing beauty and an opportunity to slow down and settle into a calm and relaxing life.