Located between the Ocean coast and the city of Loulé, Almancil has been a parish since 1836.
With the development of the luxury resorts of Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago, Almancil became a service hub for all the needs of the foreign immigrants and homeowners in the area.
The western part of the Ria Formosa Natural Park is a site of great botanical value and natural habitat of rare ornithological species. The coastal area, about 12 km, where the famous beaches of Ancão, Quinta do Lago, Garrão and Vale do Lobo are located, is also very attractive. Several internationally renowned tourism ventures are located here and some of the golf courses are considered among the best in the world.
In Almancil, you may count the following neighbourhoods to the upscale residential areas: Sítio dos Quartos, Vale Formoso, Ferrarias, Vale de Éguas, São Lourenço, Corgo da Zorra, Fazenda Santiago and Ludo. Property prices are amongst the highest in Portugal in the areas between Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo.
High rental income potential.