As this was our 4th visit to this hotel we knew what to expect and once more were not disappointed. Very friendly staff, spacious apartments. Plenty sunbeds around the 2 pools. Decently priced snacks and drinks. Entertainment at night worth a visit tooRosemary from Cupar, checked in Sun 17 Sep 2023
- Central location
- 850 m from Albufeira city centre
- 1.4 km from Old Town
- 1.2 km from blue flag beach
Located between the new and old town centres of Albufeira, the 4 star Paladim and Alagoamar Aparthotel makes for effortless exploring. Within walking distance of the aparthotel are the famed blue flag beach of Praia de Pescadores, quaint labyrinth of streets in the old town and the lively Sa Carneiro Avenue.
The spacious aparthotel denotes a modern twist on traditional Portuguese decor through its marble-floored reception, to the terrace surrounding the heated outdoor swimming pool and the simple, welcoming rooms. As an aparthotel, guests have the option of self-catering accommodation with ample kitchen facilities.
WHO IS IT GREAT FOR?
Visitors of the Paladim and Alagaoamar recommend the aparthotel for adults and groups but note that it does also cater for families.
As the aparthotel it situated at the foot of a mountain range, journeys up and downhill can be a little tricky for those with walking difficulties.
AT A GLANCE
- 45 km from Faro airport
- Public transport links
- Walking distance to major tourist attractions
Pool and Leisure
- 2 Swimming pools
- Children's pool
- Games room
Restaurant and Bars
- Poolside bar
- Evening entertainment in bar
- Wheelchair access
- Accessible facilities
- Free Wi-Fi in public areas
- 24-hour reception desk
- Currency exchange
LOCAL AREA AND THINGS TO DO
When you are ready to move on from relaxing in the tranquil gardens of the Paladim and Alagoamar, take a stroll through the eclectic mix of architecture lining the streets of Albufeira. Making your way to the old town, you will pass many historical and religious landmarks. Use public transport to delve further into the history of the city and visit famed sights such as the Ponte de Paderne.
Visit one of the many beaches to the south, the majority of which are within walking distance of the aparthotel. The Algarve coastline is best explored by boat, and with regular trips departing from nearby Albufeira marina you can admire the dramatic coastal cliffs, venture into the sea caves and swim in secluded waters.
FOOD AND DRINK
- The restaurant at the Paladim and Alagoamar offers traditional Portuguese and international meal options for breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Drinks and snacks served throughout the day.
- The on-site bar, located at ground level, serves local and imported drinks options in a lively atmosphere.
- 126 rooms
- Four floors of accommodation
- Free Wi-Fi
OVERVIEW OF ROOMS
There are 34 studios and 92 one bedroom apartments available at the Paladim and Alagoamar aparthotel. The studio option can sleep up to two people and the apartments are able to accommodate up to four people. Apartment options provide separate bedroom and living rooms areas where a sofa bed can be extended to increase occupancy. Whether you opt for a studio or apartment option, the facilities will include modern conveniences and basic kitchen facilities. Whilst all rooms offer a balcony with seated area, there is a choice between an avenue or pool view. Those balconies with a pool view also enjoy views out to sea.
Information based on previous season and could be subject to change.
Bar and restaurant opening times may vary based on the season.