Things to see and do - Albufeira
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Albufeira Travel guide
Albufeira : Michelin's recommendations
Today this old fishermen's village is the most trendy spa resort on the Algarve. It dominates a beautiful small beach protected from the swell by a rocky point, a curious limestone block in the shape of a cross. Do not hesitate to cross the town on foot and discover its cobbled alleyways and vaulted Moorish lantern arches. The streets converge around the main square, where terrace cafés welcome visitors.
Rua Jose Bernardino de Sousa P - 8200-146 Albufeira
Located directly on the beach in the centre of Albufeira, the 4-star Sol e Mar Resort features 2 restaurants, 2 bars and a heated indoor pool. The Sol e Mar rooms benefit from private balconies with sea views, as well as a TV with satellite channels..
Rua Maria Teresa Semedo de Azevedo, 3 P - 8200-155 Albufeira
3-star Colina do Mar is centrally located in historic Albufeira, just 200 metres from the beach. It has a roof top swimming pool with ocean views and a sun terrace. Guest rooms at Hotel Colina do Mar offer air conditioning and satellite TV. They als..
Miguel Bombarda, 12 P - 8200-158 Albufeira
Surrounded by palm trees, Vila Recife is a 5-minute walk from Fisherman’s Beach. It features a terrace, an outdoor swimming pool, and offers air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV. Rooms enjoy wooden furnishings and are equipped with a refrigerator..
Av. Infante D. Henrique 51 P - 8200-261 Albufeira
Well-established restaurant known for its fish dishes. Well-managed, clean and attentive table service.
Estrada da Praia da Galé P - 8201-917 Albufeira
A gastronomic paradise by the sea! The Vila Joya's culinary excellence is the result of the joint expertise of its two chefs, one who focuses on classic dishes, the other on more innovative cuisine. Superb porticoed terrace and bedrooms to die for!
Rua Miguel Bombarda 2 P - 8200-495 Paderne
This restaurant is split between a café and a welcoming dining room featuring stone walls and a warming fireplace, where the emphasis is on cuisine with a regional flavour. A few simply furnished guestrooms are also available.
Sítio de Vale de Parra P - 8200-427 Albufeira
Expertly run by its owner, this restaurant has a typically regional ambience. This provides a backdrop for abundant traditional cuisine in the form of an enticing set menu and buffet or à la carte options.
Av. Infante Dom Henrique 83 P - 8200-916 Albufeira