Using self catering holiday rentals Albufeira is the best way to make use of luxurious and flexible accommodation in the central Algrave region. The resort of Albufeira attracts thousands of holiday makers here year after year and after your first visit it will be easy to see why. The resort is split into different areas that offer a slightly different taste of the Algarve. The old town of Albufeira is a pretty and atmospheric town with narrow cobbled streets which are lined with traditional restaurants and bars. This area is also perfect for holiday souvenir shopping with many shops offering traditional goods and artisan crafts for you to take back to your loved ones. São João is the home of nightlife and entertainment in Albufeira where there are numerous bars and nightclubs with enough varied entertainment to keep you and your travelling party occupied. For beach lovers the Marina area is perfect. There are golden sand beaches for you to relax on and once you get too hot the cooling waters of the Mediterranean Sea are a short walk away. The weather in this resort is temperate for nearly the entire year. During the summer months of June, July, August and September temperatures are in excess of 20ºC reaching a peak of around 25ºC. The days are long and full of sunshine with very little rainfall. The winter months tend to be slightly wetter and temperatures can fall as low as 12ºC in December and January. Getting to Albufeira and the rest of the resorts in the central Algarve belt is relatively easy. Most international airports in the UK and Ireland fly here on an almost daily basis. Faro airport is the most popular for holidaymakers to fly into as it is only fifty three kilometres away from the resort. It is well served by public transport and taxis which will get you to your accommodation quickly and safely to ensure that you get the most out of your holiday in this wonderful resort.