Be within easy reach of beautiful beaches and fantastic local cuisine when you stay at the 4 star Hotel Sol e Mar in Albufeira. Have the best of the Algarve on your doorstep!
The family-run Sol e Mar Hotel is centrally beachfront property. The old town of Albufeira. Albufeira is the largest resort in the Algarve and a popular choice for holidays in Portugal.
Located just above an impressive beach in the bustling resort of Albufeira, the family-run Hotel Sol e Mar affords you access to plenty of fun in the sun. While Albufeira is officially classed as an old town, the sights and sounds of the region are from it. Holidaying in Albufeira you'll find an attractive square, a selection of street cafés, shops and restaurants just a short walk from the hotel.
**Albufeira is a great choice if you're after a holiday that offers plenty of sunshine, excellent resort facilities and a lively nightlife**.
This 4-star hotel is 30 miles from Faro airport, which means that the transfer times to the resort are just under an hour. Hotel Sol e Mar has 74 comfortable and modern guest rooms, all with air conditioning, balcony/terrace, satellite TV and safe. There is an entertainment programme suitable for all ages, an indoor heated swimming pool and a sun terrace for catching those all important rays on your holidays to Algarve.
The Algarve is a popular tourist region of Portugal with over 300 days of sunshine, beautiful coastal resorts, lush golden sandy shores, clear warm waters and if you're in to golf, there are 20 courses in the region to try.
Choose from more than 100 sandy beaches to relax on, try some water sport activities, take the kids to the water parks, zoos or book a glass-bottomed boat trip.
Distance from Airport:
30 miles - Faro
All have * bathroom/shower * WC * telephone * TV * fridge * safe * radio * balcony/terrace * air conditioning * (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
The Sol e Mar Hotel sits above the lush sandy beach in the resort with excellent water sport activities on offer and plenty of room to spread out in the sunshine. The Old Town where you can stroll along the cobbled streets, amble around the shops or grab a coffee in a café on one of the charming squares is at your doorstep on a holiday at the Hotel Sol e Mar. Algarve family holidays will enjoy the first rate family-friendly activities available including the impressive Water World water park with many chutes and rides to try and the Zoomarine animal park in Guia where you can see a selection of fascinating animals or even swim with dolphins.
Golfers will be pleased to learn that there are 20 courses in the region where you can improve your handicap in stunning settings and plenty of sunshine. Why not head to Faro on your holidays, Albufeira is within easy reach of the capital with its medieval walls and a host of historic treats both here and in the pretty town of Lagos. You could hire a car and discover some of the fascinating inland villages or follow the coast and find that perfect secluded cove for the ultimate day of relaxation on your holiday to the Hotel Sol e Mar in Albufeira.
**NOTE**: Those with walking difficulties please be aware that the only way from the hotel into town or down to the beach is via a set of steep steps.
Eating and Drinking:
With two restaurants offering both buffet and a la carte dining, a snack bar, coffee bar and beach bar, you're more than catered for at Hotel Sol e Mar. Plus, with Albufeira's old town a short walk away, there's a great opportunity to enjoy the local cuisine.
*CHRISTMAS DAY AND NEW YEARS EVE GALA MEALS INCLUDED*
As well as being right on the beach, the Hotel Sol e Mar has a heated indoor swimming pool (heated between November and April) and loads of great sporting facilities to be enjoyed.
A holiday at the Sol e Mar Hotel is the right choice for families and couples looking for cheap holidays to Algarve with comfortable beachfront accommodation close to the resort centre.
Couples and Families