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This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. The Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse is located in a pedestrian area, just a 1-minute walk from the famous Albufeira beach. In a privileged location, the property is a short 20-minute walk from the Albufeira Marina.

The guest house is set within a historical building and offers accommodation in air-conditioned double rooms with a private wardrobe, flat-screen satellite TV and a private bathroom.

Guests are welcome to prepare their meals in the communal kitchen area and enjoy them in the dining room or on the outdoor furnished terrace, which overlooks the garden area. For more meal options, the Albufeira beachfront area is full of restaurants where the region’s famed fish and seafood dishes are served.

In the ground floor of the guest house is a shop where, among other things, guests can purchase all kinds of beach apparel and souvenirs. On the top floor there is a scenic terrace, which offers a panoramic view over the Albufeira historical area.

Just a 3-minute walk from the guest house are museums and churches. 27-minute drive from Vilamoura, which includes a casino, tennis courts and a marina. The famed Falésia Beach, surrounded by cliffs, is a 20-minute drive away.

The Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse is a 37-minute drive from the Faro International Airport. Taxi service is available just a 3-minute walk away and there is a bus stop just a few steps away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Albufeira, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse has been welcoming guests since 4 Jul 2013.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Albufeira, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Double Room
  • 2 single beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Superior Triple Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Triple Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 bunk bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Superior Family Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 bunk bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 3
Standard Family Room
  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 bunk bed
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4 reasons to choose Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse

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  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Peneco Beach

    Peneco Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    150 yards from property
  • Pescadores Beach

    Pescadores Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    200 yards from property
  • Inatel Beach

    Inatel Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    500 yards from property
  • Praia da Baleeira

    Praia da Baleeira

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,100 yards from property
  • Alemaes Beach

    Alemaes Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,150 yards from property
  • Risco Beach

    Risco Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,450 yards from property
  • Aveiros Beach

    Aveiros Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Oura Beach

    Oura Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.4 miles from property
  • Arrifes Beach

    Arrifes Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Vigia Beach

    Vigia Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Praia de Sao Rafael

    Praia de Sao Rafael

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    1.7 miles from property

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Host Information

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A 2-minute walk from Albufeira's famous beach, and the shopping and nightlife district, this Guesthouse in the historic center of Albufeira is the result of the rehabilitation of one of the oldest and most emblematic accommodation hotels in Albufeira: Pensão Silva. This building with more than 100 years of history becomes the ideal place for a vacation where you want to live the culture, nigh out and the beautiful beach of Albufeira.
Our greatest pleasure is to travel and meet new places around the world. We want to provide the best experience to our guests so that they can live their best holidays in Albufeira.
The Peneco Albufeira Guesthouse is located in the historical center of Albufeira, 2m from the beach and at the same time from all the historical and cultural references of the city.
Languages spoken: English,Spanish,Portuguese
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Mother Church of Albufeira
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  • Albufeira Old Town Square
    0 miles
  • Church of Sao Sebastiao - Sacred Art Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Clock Tower Albufeira
    0.1 miles
  • Misericórdia Chapel
    0.1 miles
  • Municipal Museum of Archaeology
    0.1 miles
  • Traces of the Old Castle Wall
    0.1 miles
  • Church of Sant'Ana
    0.1 miles
  • Parking Garage Albufeira
    0.2 miles
  • Fisherman's Beach
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • Albufeira Marina
    0.8 miles
  • The Strip - Albufeira
    1.4 miles
  • Oura Beach
    1.5 miles
  • Algarve Shopping Center
    3.2 miles
  • Tunes Train Station
    5.3 miles
  • Vilamoura Marina
    7.3 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean Atlantico
    0 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Peneco Beach
    150 yards
  • Pescadores Beach
    200 yards
  • Inatel Beach
    500 yards
  • Praia da Baleeira
    1,100 yards
  • Alemaes Beach
    1,150 yards
Closest airports
  • Faro Airport
    16.4 miles
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Facilities of Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Beach
  • Evening entertainment Additional charge
  • Beachfront
  • Water sport facilities on site Additional charge
  • Snorkelling Additional charge
  • Diving Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Additional charge
  • Windsurfing Additional charge
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse takes special requests - add in the next step!


16:00 - 18:00


07:00 - 11:00


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Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Please inform Peneco Albufeira GuestHouse in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

License number: 60022/AL