Hotels near the beach of Ilha da Barreta (Ilha Deserta), Faro, Portugal (1519 results)
Beach of Ilha da Barreta (Ilha Deserta), Faro, Portugal
Ilha da Barreta (or Ilha Deserta, Deserta Island) is located near Faro, in the Algarve region, Portugal. An island with a length of about 7 km, where only birds live, offers a golden sand beach with crystal clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
The east side of the island with the Cape of St. Mary is the southernmost point of mainland Portugal.
The amazing island is really uninhabited, there is only a beach here — Praia da Barreta (or Praia da Ilha Deserta) and a popular restaurant serving fresh fish and seafood. Near the restaurant, there is a swimming area, monitored by lifeguards. Sun loungers and umbrellas can also be rented here.
It is easily accessible by ferry from Faro – the journey will take you about 45 minutes.
Ilha da Barreta is a paradise for beach lovers. If you are in the Algarve for a few days, it is one of the places you definitely must visit.