Who owns Vilamoura? Infographic Timeline

Vilamoura is a beautiful holiday destination  in Portugal’s Algarve, but many don’t realise that it didn’t exist 50 years ago.

It isn’t a village which developed into a tourist centre but instead was conceived deliberately as a holiday resort.

Many also choose to settle here, as with over 320 days of sunshine and interesting tax breaks for European retirees it is fast becoming the base of choice for those looking for a safe warm place to emigrate to.

The infographic below shows the time line of ownership which changed  an area of open fields to possibly one of the best beach destinations in Europe. With it’s 1000 berth marina, winner of this years International Marina award at the London boat show, 6 championship class Golf courses, home of the Portugal Masters and miles of beautiful beaches it hold something for everyone.

Vilamoura History 1

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In addition we are fully conversant with the new law regarding renting out holiday properties in Portugal should you require advice.

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