Quarteira is a coastal city in the Algarve region of Portugal.
Quarteira, a civil parish of Loulé, has almost 22,000 people (2011). The civil parish includes the resort area of Vilamoura. Quarteira is pretty easy to get around. A few hotels are close to all amenities and there is a bus and taxi stop in the centre of town if you want to visit other places. A taxi to neighbouring Vilamoura, a very popular upmarket resort
There is a wide, clean beach in Quarteira with clean water. There is also a nice promenade, and an aqua show for families nearby.