Marina de Portimāo
The marina of Portimao is located well protected on the ample estuary mouth of the Arade river
With 620 moorings available for rental for short and long stays, the Marina de Portimão can receive boats up to 50m long, drawing a maximum of 5 meters.
It is situated below the fortress of Santa Catarina on the western banks of the estuary mouth of the Rio Arade, erected in the 16th century together with the fortress of São João on the opposite site of the river to protect the harbor of Portimao against corsairs.
The great beaches of Praia da Rocha, the popular promenade with its bars, shops, restaurants and hotels and the holiday apartments along the road to Alvor are only a stroll away.