Vilamoura Marina is a full-service marina that offers 1,000 berths. The fuel jetty is open seven days a week and the marina has 24-hour security patrols guarding the berthing areas. As well as the largest marina in Portugal, Vilamoura also offers the largest boatyard, with a comprehensive range of equipment and support services. Within easy walking distance is a choice of restaurants, cafés, supermarkets and plenty of boutiques. Although due to the mild climate Vilamoura is a popular destination all year round, in summer the area really comes to life.