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Villas Joinal
3 out of 5
Via Joinal, Beco da Vígia, Sesmarias, Albufeira
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4.7/5Exceptional! (77 reviews)
Brilliant secluded villas

"Quiet location,perfect for relaxation and getting away from it all. Would advise car hire to get about. But overall we had a brilliant 2weeks staying in our wee villa definitely will be back. Also the staff/cleaners were all excellent and helped every way they could."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2019

Villas Joinal
Aqua Pedra dos Bicos Design Beach Hotel
4 out of 5
Santa Eulalia, Lote 24, Albufeira
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The price is $129 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (856 reviews)

"Breakfast was exceptional. Response time also was excellent."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Aqua Pedra dos Bicos Design Beach Hotel
São Rafael Atlântico
5 out of 5
Sesmarias, Albufeira
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The price is $254 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (984 reviews)
Perfect beach location!

"Awesome 5 star hotel on the beach !"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

São Rafael Atlântico
Frentomar
Rua Latino Coelho 25, Albufeira
The price is $85 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (106 reviews)

"I booked at the very last minute"…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2019

Frentomar
Velamar Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
Caminho de Alfarrobeira, Olhos D'água, Albufeira
The price is $124 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (405 reviews)

"The front desk was amazing. They were so helpful in letting us use the luggage storage and in helping navigate rapidly changing travel plans due to CoVid19 and the American Travel Ban. I cannot say thank you enough!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Velamar Boutique Hotel
Vila Petra
4 out of 5
R. Mouzinho de Albuquerque, Albufeira
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The price is $114 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (414 reviews)

"Beautiful, large property with outstanding grounds and pool area. Spacious studio well appointed with kitchen appliances, dishes, pans. Very comfortable beds! All kinds of daily activities, dining on site, large buffet breakfast at a modest cost. Entertainment, even lessons in Portuguese. Good for ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Vila Petra
Victoria Sport&Beach Hotel
4 out of 5
Rua do Pinhal, Praia da Falesia - Olhos de Agua, Albufeira
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The price is $102 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (293 reviews)
Top class running location

"Came to train for middle distance running. Top class facilities, great quiet hotel, beautiful track and running surface, great gym and fantastic cross country course and dirt tracks close by. Hotel staff helpful and friendly. Beautiful beach close by and Vilamoura in walking distance. Lots of runners ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Victoria Sport&Beach Hotel
Eden Resort
4 out of 5
Loteamento da Qta da Bolota, Vale de Santa Maria, Albufeira
The price is $180 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (194 reviews)

"I stayed in a 1bed suite which was in a nice location and lovely and quiet. My friends had a 3 bed villa which was lovely too. The staff were so helpful. The shuttle bus runs to the old town in the daytime - Drivers are so good. Its an easy walk to and from the old town and the beach. Any food I ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Eden Resort
Luna Hotel Da Oura
4 out of 5
Rua Dunfermline - Areias de São João, Albufeira
The price is $150 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (259 reviews)
Great visit

"Comfortable stay. Pleasant and friendly staff. Clean swimming pool and facilities. Only a 10min walk to beach, close to several restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Luna Hotel Da Oura
Natura Algarve Club
3 out of 5
Rua Fernao Lopes, Lote 2 Santa Eulalia, Albufeira
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4.1/5Very Good! (232 reviews)

"We got a wondeful apartment for a great price. Place was very nice and clean, nice pool and in the middle of the city. You literally have everything around you and the beach is about 10 minutes walking. We had a great time!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Natura Algarve Club
Ourabay Hotel Apartamento
4 out of 5
Rua Dunfermline, lote 10, Albufeira
The price is $88 per night
4/5Very Good! (108 reviews)

"We stayed on the fourth floor had two bathrooms bedroom upstairs with a city view we, were pleased."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Ourabay Hotel Apartamento
Muthu Oura Praia Hotel
4 out of 5
Estrada de Santa Eulália, Albufeira, Faro
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4/5Very Good! (427 reviews)

"Thank you Anabella (Hotel Manager) and your team for a pleasant stay and excellent customer service. You in particular are a star!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Muthu Oura Praia Hotel
BaySide Salgados
2 out of 5
Herdade dos Salgados, Vale Rabelho, Albufeira
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The price is $100 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (182 reviews)
Would stay again!

"Great value hotel. Very friendly staff. Hotel bar has good vibe and drinks great value!!!!! Would deffo stay again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2019

BaySide Salgados
Hotel Colina do Mar
3 out of 5
Rua Maria Teresa Semedo de Azevedo, 3, Albufeira
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The price is $79 per night
3.7/5Good! (343 reviews)

"Spotlessly clean, great breakfast, good location near to centre of Old Town but quiet. Be aware that it is on a steep hill - just like much of Albufeira Old Town!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Hotel Colina do Mar
Auramar Beach Resort
3 out of 5
Praia dos Aveiros, Albufeira
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The price is $129 per night
3.7/5Good! (276 reviews)

"The property is great. the only thing i did not like they are to many stairs outside"…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Auramar Beach Resort
Hotel Vila Recife
2 out of 5
Rua Miguel Bombarda no. 12, Albufeira
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3.6/5Good! (241 reviews)

"We were in a room with no veiw & the manager gave us a room overlooking the pool & the old town . Rooms clean, beds comfy, only problem was there was a lot of noise from the corridor as the doors seem to all have large gaps & the corridor carpet has no underlay so heard every footstep & conversation!! ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

Hotel Vila Recife
Monica Isabel Beach Club
3 out of 5
Praia do Forte de Sao Joao, Albufeira
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The price is $78 per night
3.4/5 (225 reviews)

"Great beachside location a short walk from Albufeira old town. Friendly hotel staff"…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Monica Isabel Beach Club
Hotel da Aldeia
3 out of 5
Av. Dr. Francisco Sa Carneiro, Albufeira
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The price is $137 per night
3.2/5 (238 reviews)

"the bathroom was immaculate. The dining area and the pool area were really nice. The "City View" rooms face onto the Albufeira Strip which has bars that play loud music till 4 in the morning, I would book a "Pool View" next time."…"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2019

Hotel da Aldeia
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Cheap Hotels in Albufeira

Albufeira offers cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Zoomarine, this destination is home to Agua Doce Beach, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're looking for affordable places to stay in Albufeira, the 63 budget accommodations in the area give you plenty to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Hotel da Aldeia - 3-star family-friendly hotel. You'll find free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and helpful staff.

Victoria Sport&Beach Hotel - Customers like this family-friendly aparthotel for its comfortable rooms and convenient parking. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool.

Villas Joinal - At this 3-star villa, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Reviews mention the proximity to shops and helpful staff.

Apartamentos Soldoiro - Customers like this 3-star family-friendly apartment for its overall value and good location. It offers free WiFi, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar.

Planning Your Trip to Albufeira

Still picking travel dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can plan around good weather.

  • Hottest months: July, August, September, and June, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 48°F
  • Rainiest months: January, December, April, and February, with an average rainfall of 0.13 inches
  • Driest months: August, July, June, and May, with an average rainfall of 0.03 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Albufeira

Albufeira attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Zoomarine and Rocha Beach, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the outdoors at Agua Doce Beach and Falesia Beach, or check out the area's cultural spots like Municipal Archaeological Museum.

Albufeira is also notable for its:
  • Beaches
  • Sports
  • Marina

Getting Around Albufeira

The most convenient airport is 16.4 mi (26.3 km) from the city center in Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can look into flights to Portimao (PRM), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away. You can explore water transportation options at the marina.

Frequently asked questions

What is Albufeira like for travelers on a budget?
Albufeira has cheap accommodation options and a variety of places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Albufeira Old Town Square, this destination is home to Lagoa dos Salgados, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Albufeira?
Based on reviews, Monica Isabel Beach Club is a popular 3-star aparthotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Colina do Mar and Hotel da Aldeia.
How many budget hotels are there in Albufeira?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 61 budget hotels in Albufeira.
What's the weather like in Albufeira?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 56°F. Average annual rainfall for Albufeira is 26 inches.
What is there to see and do in Albufeira?
Albufeira attracts visitors with its fantastic dining options and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Albufeira Old Town Square and Albufeira Marina, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Clock Tower, or enjoy the outdoors at Praia dos Alemães and Oura Beach.
What's the best way to get around Albufeira?
The nearest airport is Faro Intl. Airport (FAO), 16.4 mi (26.3 km) away. If that doesn’t suit your budget, the next closest is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away: Portimao (PRM). You can learn about water travel options at the local marina.

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