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Nestled on the beach, this Albufeira hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Arrifes Beach and Sao Rafael Beach. Coelha Beach and Albufeira Marina are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at São Rafael Atlântico's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 149 rooms feature modern comforts like LCD TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi. Guests will also find washers/dryers, balconies, and 24-hour room service.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

São Rafael Atlântico features a full-service spa, 2 indoor swimming pools, a sauna, and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 17 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a children's pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Complimentary self parking is available on site. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 149 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Number of indoor pools - 2 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 17 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Children's pool 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Climate control 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Shower only 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

São Rafael Atlântico has 4 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 indoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials and body treatments.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 7 per hour (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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