Accommodation Albufeira

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Albufeira, Portugal
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Albufeira guide

Albufeira is situated in the southern part of Portugal, in the most important tourist area - Algarve. Its population is about 40 thousand inhabitants. It is well known for its stunning beaches with fine sand, cliffs and typically white little houses that spread throughout the city.

Accommodation in Albufeira

Accommodation in Albufeira offers an incredible number of options - from hostels, apartments, hotels, to villas, guest houses, resorts and holiday homes. The most popular accommodation is located near the Praia dos Pescadores beach or Praia do Túnel beach or provides direct access to one of the other Albufeira beaches. The cheapest accommodation can be found in hostels. The price of accommodation in three-star hotels or apartments starts at EUR 33 per room/per night. Pretty much every building that offers accommodation has also its own outdoor pool, often offer rooms with balconies and wi-fi access. The most luxurious hotels in Albufeira are probably Sheraton Algarve Hotel, with its own spa and water sports center and also Pine Cliffs Residence, that has its own golf course. The most popular hotels in Albufeira are: Vidamar Algarve Hotel, Sheraton Algarve Hotel, Aqua Pedra Dos Bicos - Adults Only - Design Beach Hotel, Sao Rafael Atlantic Hotel, Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort & Hotel Spa, Hotel Apartamento Areias Village or Sao Rafael Suite Hotel.

Weather in Albufeira

Albufeira has a pleasant weather conditions throughout the year - summers are hot and perfect for lounging on the beach and all sorts of summer activities, winters are nice, there is practically no rain. The main tourist season for beach holidays is from April to October - during these months the main beaches are guarded by lifeguards and beach restaurants, bars and other shops on the beach are opened.

History of Albufeira

The area was inhabited as early as in Roman times. Albufeira acquired its name thanks to Arabs, who occupied the city at the beginning of the 8th century - they called it "Al-Buhayra" (= “Lagoon” in English). Moorish domination lasted for another 500 years. In the 13th century, the city was conquered by Christians and became a part of Portugal. Originally it was a typical fishing village, since 1960 it became also a very popular holiday destination. Algarve region visits annually about 5 million tourists.

How to get to Albufeira

The nearest airport is in Faro, about 30 km from Albufeira. From Faro, it is possible to get to Albufeira by taxi, bus or rent a car. Another option how to get to Albufeira is to travel by plane / train to Lisbon and from here 3 hrs by Intercity train. Another option is to travel by high-speed (Alfa Pendular) train, the journey from Lisbon to Albufeira takes 2.5 hours. The train station in Albufeira is about 6 kilometers from the city center, from the train station you can catch a taxi and in 10 minutes you are in town.

Beaches in Albufeira

Most tourists are visiting two areas - Areias de São João, known as The Strip and the Old Town. Strip is very popular amongst nightlife lovers, there are many bars, clubs and restaurants in the area. In the Old Town, you can find two main city beaches - Praia dos Pescadores (Fisherman's beach) and Praia do Tunel. Since the coast of Albufeira consists of cliffs, there were built lifts and escalators to the beaches to reach it as much as comfortable as possible. If you walk along the sea to the left from the city beaches, you can find more and more beaches to be explored. While wandering, you can stumble upon warning signs indicating the falling stones - you really need to take those seriously and avoid the areas. In addition to a possible injury you may be fined for visiting these areas. Besides this, the beaches of Albufeira are some of the safest in the world, some of them has even awarded the Blue Flag. On the right, from the city beaches, you can find a port - from here are leaving boats that offer sea trips.

Activities in Albufeira

Whether you prefer relaxing holidays or you like more action, you shall enjoy your time in Albufeira! There are many activities in the town, for example you can go horse riding or hire ATV. You can also find here a rope park or Zoomarine (marine theme park). You can visit the caves, play golf or go fishing. You can also relax during a massage or you can go singing to one of the karaoke bars.

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    Beco do Pomar 1 - Branqueira - Albufeira Albufeira , Olhos de Água (4.0 km from center )

    Featuring a balcony with garden views, an outdoor swimming pool and a bar, Cegonha Villa powered by Cegonha Resort- Private swimming pool & air con can be found in Albufeira, close to Maria Luísa Beach and 1.5 km from Santa Eulália Beach. This villa features a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking. The villa is equipped with 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, bed… more

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    Rua Gil Eanes, Nº 14 Fracção J Apart. 1 Albufeira , Albufeira City Centre (0.4 km from center )

    Situated within the Albufeira City Centre district in Albufeira, Apartamento Laurent - beachfront and city center has air conditioning, a balcony, and city views. The property is 2.4 km from The Strip - Albufeira and 2.8 km from Albufeira Old Town Square. The apartment features 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped… more

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    Herdade dos Salgados s/n, Vila das Lagoas Albufeira (6.2 km from center )

    Located in Albufeira in the Algarve region, with Salgados Beach and Gale West Beach nearby, Apartments Herdade dos Salgados by PCFerias provides accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Providing a balcony, some units are air conditioned and include a dining area and a seating area with a cable TV. There is also a kitchenette in some of the units equipped with a dishwasher, a… more

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    Rua Alfred Wost Bloco A2 Albufeira , Albufeira City Centre (0.6 km from center )

    Boasting a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a bar, and a garden, Sea View5 offers accommodation in Albufeira with free WiFi and garden views. This apartment features air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony. The apartment has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchenette, and a patio with pool views. The… more

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    Rua Maria Teresa Semedo de Azevedo 1 Albufeira , Albufeira City Centre (0.2 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, Garden Hill Relax & Old Town by OCvillas offers accommodation with an outdoor pool. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property. Each unit is fitted with air conditioning, private bathroom and a kitchen including a dishwasher, microwave, fridge and an oven. Some units feature a balcony and/or a terrace with pool or garden views. Popular points of interest near the apartment… more

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    Rua Leonardo Coimbra Lote 4 F Albufeira (2.0 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, 1.8 km from Inatel Beach and 1.8 km from Alemaes Beach, Villa Luxury & Privat Heated Pool & Ecologic & BBQ & Privacy & Albufeira offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, an outdoor swimming pool and a garden. This villa also has a private pool. The villa features 3 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a… more

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    Rua Primeiro de Dezembro Nº 2 Albufeira , Albufeira City Centre (0.3 km from center )

    Situated just 200 metres from Peneco Beach, Villa Senhorial & Palace XIX & Privacy & Beach & Albufeira Old Town features accommodation in Albufeira with access to a bar, a garden, as well as an ATM. This villa offers accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi. The villa has 3 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, a washing… more

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    Urbanizacao Pine Sun Park Albufeira , Aldeia das Açoteias (7.9 km from center )

    Situated in Albufeira, 650 metres from Falesia Beach and less than 1 km from Beach Falésia Alfamar, Excellent T2 apartment with pools 400m Falesia beach features accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a bar. This property offers access to squash on the squash court. The apartment has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with… more

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    Oura Village Lote 2 1º J Praia da Oura Albufeira , Areias Sao João (2.2 km from center )

    Situated in Albufeira, 300 metres from Oura Beach and 650 metres from Aveiros Beach, Luigi Oura Village offers a terrace and air conditioning. This beachfront property offers access to a balcony, free private parking and free WiFi. The apartment features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio with… more

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    Zona Varzea da Orada, Lote 6 Edificio G r/c H Albufeira (1.4 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, Marina de Albufeira Orada Resort - 2-bed apartment with huge pool offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a restaurant and access to a garden with a year-round outdoor pool. Boasting free private parking, the apartment is in an area where guests can engage in activities such as hiking and cycling. The apartment has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a… more

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    Estrada de Albufeira - Olhos de Agua Albufeira , Olhos de Água (3.5 km from center )

    Located in Albufeira, Algarve, the 5-star Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort & Hotel Spa features direct access to the Santa Eulália Beach, 4 outdoor swimming pools plus 3 for children and a Thalassotherapy Spa with specialised staff. The Grande Real Santa Eulália includes accommodation that will fit every families’ need. Each room, suite or apartment comes with air conditioning, digital TV and a… more

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    Rua D. Carlos I Albufeira , Sesmarias (4.2 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, 600 metres from Castelo Beach and 600 metres from Evaristo Beach, Beach Holidays - Villa Ruana - Lux offers an outdoor swimming pool and air conditioning. This villa features a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking. The villa has 5 bedrooms, a flat-screen TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, a washing machine, and… more

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    Rua José Ramos Pimenta - Encosta da Orada - Bloco A - 1ª Andar D Albufeira , Albufeira City Centre (0.7 km from center )

    Situated in the centre of Albufeira, AlbufeiraOrada has an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, free WiFi, and free private parking for guests who drive. Boasting a balcony, the apartment is in an area where guests can engage in activities such as hiking, diving and cycling. The apartment has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully… more

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    Rua da Orada 51 Albufeira (1.0 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, 550 metres from Praia da Baleeira and 800 metres from Risco Beach, Villa Ventura Marina offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, an outdoor swimming pool and a garden. This villa also has a private pool. The villa is fitted with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a… more

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    Rua Miguel Torga apartado 2450 Albufeira , Areias Sao João (1.5 km from center )

    Hotel Ondamar offers apartments 15 minutes’ walk from Forte Beach and the old town. There is an indoor heated pool, an outdoor pool and a children's outdoor pool set in beautiful gardens with waterfalls. All apartments are equipped with a kitchenette fitted with a dishwasher, a small refrigerator, an oven, a stovetop, a toaster and kitchenware. They also offer a large balcony. The aparthotel's… more

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    Alameda do Convento Albufeira (1.1 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, 400 metres from Praia da Baleeira and 600 metres from Risco Beach, Marina Water View - 6 people, bars & restaurants offers air conditioning. There is an in-house restaurant, plus free private parking and free WiFi are available. The apartment is fitted with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen,… more

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    Herdade dos Salgados Resort - Guia Albufeira (6.1 km from center )

    The luxurious 5-star Salgados Palace is next to the Salgados Golf and features scenic ocean views. The hotel features 3 outdoor swimming pools, a SPA & Wellness Centre as well as restaurants and bars with panoramic views. The modern rooms at the Salgados Palace feature a private entrance, bathroom, flat-screen cable TV and a minibar. Some rooms also feature a balcony and views over the ocean and… more

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    R. das Caravelas, Albufeira, Portugal A Albufeira (1.5 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, just less than 1 km from Praia da Baleeira, Algarve "Albufeira Marina" offers beachfront accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, a bar, a garden and free WiFi. The air-conditioned accommodation is less than 1 km from Risco Beach. The apartment comes with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a dining area, a fully equipped… more

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    Rua dos Portugueses Lote 2116, Casa 31, 33 e 35 Albufeira , Olhos de Água (8.5 km from center )

    Situated within the Falesia Beach district in Albufeira, 3 Villas - Praia da Falesia has air conditioning, a balcony, and garden views. This holiday home has a private pool, a garden, barbecue facilities, free WiFi and free private parking. The holiday home features 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a… more

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    Torre da Medronheira Roja- Pé 27, Albufeira , Olhos de Água (5.6 km from center )

    Set in Albufeira, 650 metres from Olhos de Água Beach and 700 metres from Olheiros de Agua Doce Beach, Noly CIP offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, an outdoor swimming pool and a garden. Boasting a balcony, the holiday home is in an area where guests can engage in activities such as hiking and billiards. The holiday home has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat… more

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