Top reasons to visit:

  • Beach (3033)
  • Nightlife (865)
  • Relaxation (741)
  • Food (514)
  • Sand Beaches (504)
  • Beach Walks (355)
  • Restaurants (317)
  • Sunny (289)
  • Shopping (248)
  • Bars (233)

Albufeira was highly rated for beach by 35 guests from the United States!

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The beach means different things to different people. What did the beach in Albufeira mean to you?

Hayden, United Kingdom

23 days ago Report

Fisherman's beach , just beyond the escalators is an excellent location for relaxing but yet close to all the amenities you might need.

Why do you recommend Albufeira for food?

Magdalena, Ireland

14 days ago Report

Outstanding selection of fresh sea food, meats, cheese etc in reasonable prices

Tell us about your most relaxing moments in Albufeira.

Wendy, United Kingdom

18 days ago Report

Hotel was lovely and quiet during the day altho not peak season

What made the beach in Albufeira unforgettable?

Wendy, United Kingdom

10 days ago Report

What looks like miles of sandy beach, sun shining and waves breaking on the shore

Where should people go if they don't want to eat in a tourist trap?

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Bridget M, Ireland

18 days ago Report

Shalom 2 off the square for ribs was recommended to us and didn't dissapoint

How could the beaches in Albufeira be made better for walking?

stella, Ireland

12 days ago Report

More stairs or escalators. We got caught with rocky promentaries and the tide was in on the way back to our hotel. It would be a shame to change the landscape to allow access all along the beaches so work with what is there but make it more walker friendly.

What should you avoid to make the most of the nightlife in Albufeira?

richard, United Kingdom

18 days ago Report

If you want to avoid paying almost double for your beers then avoid the liveliest bars in the old town centre
  • Beaches for Kids 100 endorsements
  • 4 answers

What did your kids enjoy the most at the beaches in Albufeira?

Christina, United Kingdom

23 days ago Report

Sea,and horse riding. Also digging and building sand castles,tennis football age 8 boys

What was it in particular that made sunbathing so nice in Albufeira?

Helen, United Kingdom

29 days ago Report

The temperature was perfect and Alfagar Village is so near the ocean front there was also a lovely breeze.

Is Albufeira the place to have a meal to remember? Tell us why.

Kevin, United Kingdom

2 days ago Report

Flavours restaurant on the beach front is fantastic. Been there lots of times. Great location, great food, great staff and great prices. Also try Cafe Inglise in Silves for A Sunday lunch experience second to none. Susie is the hostess with the mostest.
  • Culturally Diverse Food 55 endorsements
  • 3 answers

What's the secret to sampling all the diverse food Albufeira has to offer?

stella, Ireland

12 days ago Report

Eat out or go to a fabulous hotel that alternates local cuisine for dinner in the menu

How does Albufeira go the extra mile to make your family feel at home?

Anonymous, Unknown location

1 day ago Report

Very friendly and welcoming. Happy to make conversation and greet everyone with a smile and hello

Describe what other people like you would like about shopping in Albufeira.

Teresa, United Kingdom

1 day ago Report

you can basicly buy anything in Albufeira. especially fashion thats different , shoes , handbags (Bikini Shops Galore)

What makes the people from Albufeira so friendly? Tell us your story.

Agnieszka, Ireland

11 days ago Report

They didn't pretend to atract tourists. They put effort in understanding us, listening us. They were naturally friendly and helpful.

What was the most entertaining thing you saw in Albufeira?

eileen, Ireland

22 days ago Report

Singing on the strip and in the bars and also the street entertainers eg clown he was excellent

What kind of boating is Albufeira best for?

Elizabeth, Ireland

26 days ago Report

boat trips around the cliffs and into the harbours

What's the best way to deal with the warm weather in Albufeira?

Erlinda, Switzerland

23 days ago Report

It had aWarm Sunshines Wearher, Hotel Appartmentol Brisasol is had a Nice Seaside view,Everythings you had to Pay this is a Mafia Hotel,they Charge you even Intenet in Lobby Area.. I like the Location & View,but not the Nasty ,Uneducated Staff,i
  • Scenery 142 endorsements

What effect did the scenery in Albufeira have on you?

John, United Kingdom

2 days ago Report

Every time I travel in the Algarve I find such lovely places off the beaten track.
  • Walking 77 endorsements

Why do people say Albufeira can be seen best by foot?

Ana, Portugal

20 days ago Report

The view and restaurants

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