Driving Directions from Faro Airport to the Casa Beachcomber, Lagos, Algarve, Portugal
(via A22 Via de Infante Motorway)
Casa Beachcomber Address:
Tel: +351 912776727
(GPS Co-ordinates – 37.119982,-8.66733)
1. Prior to leaving Faro Airport, please ring or text Colin Salter, our caretaker at Casa Beachcomber on (+351) 912776727) to inform you are on your way. He will meet you on your arrival at Casa Beachcomber.
2. Leaving the Airport car park, follow the signs for the exit and keep to the right hand side on approach to the main airport roundabout. Follow the Slip road off to the right onto a dual carriageway, and follow signs in the direction of A22 Lisbon/Faro/Portimão.
3. After driving for 1.5km, and passing under 2 bridges, there is a slip road off to the right with a sign marked Faro. (DO NOT TAKE THIS 1st SLIP ROAD). Continue a further 75m and take the SECOND SLIP ROAD leading off to the right marked A22 direction – Lisbon/Portimão/Loule.
4. This slip road leads onto the N125 dual carriageway heading towards Portimão. You will pass multiple car dealers on your left and right. After approx. 4.5km, make sure to move (IN PLENTY OF TIME) into the left-hand lane and take the left-hand fork which leads onto a dual carriageway, always following the sign A22 direction – Lisboa/Portimao/Albufeira.
5. Continue along this dual-carriageway still following the signs to Loulé and A22 Lisboa, passing the (blue) football stadium, (Estadio Faro-Loulé) on the right. Continue on until you approach the second overpass bridge. The first slip road to the right leads to Spain. (DO NOT TAKE THIS SLIP ROAD!). Continue under the bridge and after 30m, there is a second slip road leading off to the right signed A22. – Lisbon/Portimão/Vilamoura. Take this slip road.
6. You are now on the A22/Via de Infante Motorway. Continue westward to Lagos (approx. 75kms). Pass straight through the A22/A2 interchange (Lisbon) and continue straight in the direction of Albufeira, Lagoa, Portimão, Lagos.
7. At EXIT 2 (signed Odiaxere/Lagos Este) leave the A22. Follow the slip road off to the right, in the direction of Lagos, which leads (4kms) towards a roundabout.
8. At the roundabout, turn right and rejoin the EN125 heading in the direction of Lagos. You will pass 2 BP Petrol Stations, one on either side of the road and then you will pass a Pingo Doce (supermarket) to your left across the dual carriageway. Follow this dual carriageway, crossing a river bridge as one approaches a big roundabout. Bear left at the roundabout and do a double back (360º) heading back in the same direction that you have just come from.
9. Heading back with Pingo Doce now on your right, follow the slip road right immediately after Pingo Doce. You will approach a small roundabout after 40 metres. Turn left and the immediately right at this roundabout following the road in the direction of Marina and Meia Praia. After 400m you will approach another roundabout. You will see signs indicating to the left “Trânsito Local” and “Albadeira/Caliças”
10. At this roundabout, take the 3rd exit (270º) (direction “Trânsito Local” & “Albadeira / Caliças”), and continue up the hill. At the top of the hill you will pass, to your left, the Vitasol Park mini markets and apartment blocks and, to your right, the Condominium Anastacia. Here, the road levels off and forks into two at a V junction. Follow the left-hand fork and continue until you approach Mandarin Restaurant entrance on your left.
11. Just before the entrance to the “Mandarin Restaurant” there is a road to the left. Turn left into this road and continue straight on, ignoring the first turning on the right. Beachcomber is about 250 metres on the right with a black gate by a gatehouse with ‘Casa Beachcomber’ in tiles on the gatepost. (The gate house belongs to another owner). Key pad for the gate is on the wall on the left.
12. Thank you for booking to stay at Casa Beachcomber. We look forward to welcoming you and wish you an enjoyable and relaxing holiday in the Algarve.