• Aerial view of Rocha Brava

The Rocha Brava Village Resort is situated 3 kms to the East of Carvoeiro, in the South of Portugal, between Faro (65 kms) and Portimão (18 kms).

GPS.: N 37° 5' 27.6'' W 8° 26' 44.1''

Below are the directions to Rocha Brava Village Resort coming from Lisbon or from Seville.
Speed limits:
Motorway - 120 km/h; National Roads - 90 km/h; Towns or Residential Areas - 50 km/h.

FROM LISBON:

Take the A2 to the Algarve and then follow directions to Portimão (after the toll payment). On the A22 – Via do Infante, 8 kms before Portimão take the exit for LAGOA – exit 6. Follow directions for Lagoa Sul. After approximately 2 kms, you will reach Lagoa.

From here, follow the direction of CARVOEIRO, turning right at the traffic lights. Rocha Brava Village Resort is then signposted from here.

If you reach the centre of the town of Carvoeiro, as you leave the square with the beach behind you, take the first right turn up the hill onto Estrada do Farol. Follow the road for 2.6 kms and you will reach Rocha Brava Village Resort, on the right hand side.

FROM SEVILLE:

Coming from Seville, follow the motorway to the border - AYAMONTE/VILA REAL STO. ANTÓNIO. On entering Portugal, follow the A22 (VIA DO INFANTE) in the direction of Faro/ Portimão.

Stay on the A22, passing Albufeira, following the signs for Portimão. Still on the A22, 8 kms before Portimão, take the turning for LAGOA – exit 6 – which leads to a roundabout. Follow the signs for Lagoa Sul. After approximately 2 kms, you will reach the town of LAGOA.

Follow the directions for CARVOEIRO (turning right at the traffic lights) and follow the directional signs for Rocha Brava Village Resort.

If you reach the centre of the town of Carvoeiro, as you leave the square with the beach behind you, take the first turn right up the hill onto Estrada do Farol. Follow the road for 2.6 kms and you will reach Rocha Brava Village Resort, on the right hand side.

FROM FARO AIRPORT:

Coming from Faro Airport, follow the signs for Portimão and Albufeira and pay attention so that you do not miss the sign that will lead you to the A22 motoway.

Stay on the A22, passing Albufeira, following the signs for Portimão. Still on the A22, 8 kms before Portimão, take the turning for LAGOA – exit 6 – which leads to a roundabout. Follow the signs for Lagoa Sul. After approximately 2 kms, you will reach the town of LAGOA.

Follow the directions for CARVOEIRO (turning right at the traffic lights) and follow the directional signs for Rocha Brava Village Resort.

If you reach the centre of the town of Carvoeiro, as you leave the square with the beach behind you, take the first turn right up the hill onto Estrada do Farol. Follow the road for 2.6 kms and you will reach Rocha Brava Village Resort, on the right hand side.

Public Transport

You can find out more about bus services and times here.

Car Hire in Carvoeiro

If you’re arriving from Faro airport you may find it more cost effective to rent a car from the Airport as opposed to hiring a vehicle in Carvoeiro. There are plenty of national and local car hire companies available in Faro which you can get at the airport. Please see their websites for more information and remember to check the small print!

Taxi Services in Carvoeiro

Taxi services are plentiful in the town with many drivers able to take you anywhere for reasonable prices. English speaking drivers are also available. You’ll find a good level of taxis at the taxi rank in Carvoeiro at the bottom of the hill near The Square. Additionally, you can also request a taxi from the resort reception. If you require a special taxi service, these can also be requested.