A picture postcard village located within some of the most spectacular coastline in Western Algarve. Carvoeiro is a pretty fishing village nestled in a dip between two hills, overlooking its own beach, it is a well established tourist destination which retains much character and tradition of Portuguese style. You can spend your time relaxing on one of the many picturesque beaches or exploring the beautiful Portuguese countryside & coastline. If you want to stay closer to home you can relax around one of the five private and well maintained pools, exclusively for the use of Monte Dourado guests. There are numerous drinking and dining establishments in the surrounding area within walking distance. There are also several Banks, Bureau de Changes, Doctors, Dentist and a Pharmacy in the village as well as local shops and mini mercados selling most of the things you would need. There is also a large Intermarche on the main road between Lagoa to Carvoeiro and in the village you will find a local indoor market selling fresh fruit and vegetables, meat and locally caught fish. You can also find a good local butchers and baker in the village centre.