Availability: Pestana Alvor Praia Beach & Golf Hotel
Double or Twin Room, Garden ViewMax Occupancy: 2 adults
Superior Double or Twin Room, Garden ViewMax Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child
Classic Double Room, Sea ViewMax Occupancy: 3 adults
Superior Double Room, Sea ViewMax Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child
Suite, Garden ViewMax Occupancy: 2 adults, 2 children
Above ocean beach, with two saltwater pools
Steps to the shore
Terraced into a hillside above a long, sandy beach, this hotel is one km (one-half mile) from the fishing village of Alvor on Portugal's southern coast. Beach access is via paved path or elevators.
Guests swim among the picturesque rock formations at the beach; play in the hotel's outdoor and indoor saltwater pools; parasail and windsurf in summer; and rejuvenate in the spa.
Balconies with views
In the airy guestrooms, furnished balconies face the ocean or garden. Other highlights include high-speed Internet access, overstuffed reading chairs, and marble bathrooms with robes and bidets.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Pestana Alvor Praia Beach & Golf Hotel Amenities
Guests can use the airport shuttle (surcharge) which is available on request. Complimentary wireless (high-speed) Internet access can be accessed throughout the property.
A health-and-beauty spa offers massage, body treatments, facials, aromatherapy, reflexology, waxing, and hair and nail care. The fitness center overlooks the ocean. Complimentary lounge chairs are provided on the beach during warmer months.
The freeform indoor pool has a teardrop-shaped jetted section and a wooden deck with cushioned teak lounge chairs. A sauna, steam room, shower rooms with rainfall showerheads, and an outdoor plunge pool are adjacent. The outdoor pool features an ocean-view sundeck and an adjoining children's pool.
An Internet center on the hotel's lower level contains a pool table and four computers with high-speed Internet access (surcharge). Baby sitting or child care service is also available.
- Swimming pool - indoor
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Swimming pool - children's
- Poolside bar
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Full-service health spa
- Concierge services
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Health club
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free parking
- Self parking
- Parking garage
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Exhibit space
- Banquet facilities
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Event catering
- Audiovisual equipment
- Business services
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Security guard
- Total number of rooms - 195
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Hair salon
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Currency exchange
- Tour assistance
- Beauty services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 7
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Wedding services
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free parking (limited spaces)
- Medical assistance available
- Pool table
- Outdoor tennis courts 7
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 8
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free parking, Self parking, Parking garage, Free parking (limited spaces)
- Room Amenities
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Turndown service
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Direct-dial phone
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Rainfall showerhead
- Satellite TV service
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Almofariz - Fine-dining restaurant. Buffet and a la carte menu. Portuguese, Italian, international dishes. Ocean-view terrace seating in summer; air-conditioned dining room. Dress code: No jeans, shorts, athletic shoes at dinner. Serves breakfast and dinner.
Harina Restaurant - Intimate Moroccan restaurant open for dinner only. Dress code: No jeans, shorts, athletic shoes.
Oceaneo Restaurant & Bar - Casual spot open mid-morning until evening for sandwiches, salads, burgers, fish, pasta, omelets, desserts, espresso, cocktails. Blue-suede banquettes. Poolside shaded tables.
Dom Henrique Bar - Spacious bar/lounge with wooden dance floor. Live music nightly. Outdoor lawn seating in summer.
Pool Bar - Open in summer for tropical drinks.
The hotel has two heated, freeform, saltwater pools: one outdoors and the other inside a two-story glass-walled pavilion. The outdoor pool is 50 meters (164 feet) long; a toddlers' pool is adjacent. The indoor pool has a jetted area. A sauna, steam room, shower rooms, and outdoor plunge pool are adjacent. This area also includes an ocean-view fitness center with cardio machines and Universal gym. Other recreational facilities include seven tennis courts, a golf driving range, and miniature golf (surcharges for all).
Accessible by a 200-meter (219-yard) paved path and elevators, the beach below the hotel is known for its three ochre rock formations (Três Irmāos, or Three Brothers), about 150 meters (55 yards) offshore. Ochre bluffs mark the eastern end of the beach, which is part of 3-km (1.75-miles) Alvor Beach.
In summer, independent operators on the beach offer personal watercraft, parasailing, windsurfing, and other aquatic activities. The hotel arranges fishing trips (surcharge) and rents bicycles. An independently operated 18-hole par-3 golf course is 200 meters (219 yards) from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Rowing or canoeing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Horse riding/rental nearby
- Golf - miniature nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Volleyball nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction nearby
- Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Bicycle rentals on site
- Golf - driving range on site
- Golf lessons on site
- Playground on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Swimming on site
- Tennis on site
Pestana Alvor Praia Beach & Golf Hotel Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 3 per hour (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 4 per hour (rates may vary)
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.