Guidebook for Albufeira

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Guidebook for Albufeira

Food Scene
It has a nice patio / outside terrace where you can have dinner. When you are in front of the tunnel towards the beach in Old Town, take the stairs on the right side. The entrance is halfway up the stairs. You can also reach it from the other side, João de Deus 7.
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Casa Da Fonte
7 R. João de Deus
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It has a nice patio / outside terrace where you can have dinner. When you are in front of the tunnel towards the beach in Old Town, take the stairs on the right side. The entrance is halfway up the stairs. You can also reach it from the other side, João de Deus 7.
Very small, bit higher priced. It doesn’t seem to have an outside terrace) but is very cute and the quality seems to be a higher than the average place. It’s located right outside the Old Town. Probably a 10 minute walk form Fishermans beach. Reservations are recommended. R. Alves Correia 100, 8200-099 Albufeira, +351 289 541 224
Dom Carlos
100 Rua Alves Correia
Very small, bit higher priced. It doesn’t seem to have an outside terrace) but is very cute and the quality seems to be a higher than the average place. It’s located right outside the Old Town. Probably a 10 minute walk form Fishermans beach. Reservations are recommended. R. Alves Correia 100, 8200-099 Albufeira, +351 289 541 224
Beautiful sea view! Usually not too crowded. Decent food. Take the stairs up at the tunnel towards the beach in Old Town and take a left when you are up. Just follow the road that has sea view and you will find it after a few minutes on your left hand side. R. do Correio Velho 8.
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Restaurant Tres Coroas
1-7 R. do Cemitério Velho
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Beautiful sea view! Usually not too crowded. Decent food. Take the stairs up at the tunnel towards the beach in Old Town and take a left when you are up. Just follow the road that has sea view and you will find it after a few minutes on your left hand side. R. do Correio Velho 8.
Drinks & Nightlife
Fun music and good dancing. Nice cocktails.
Dominos Bar
4 R. Cândido dos Reis
Fun music and good dancing. Nice cocktails.
One of the bigger nightclubs in Albufeira. Party until late!
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Kiss Disco Club
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One of the bigger nightclubs in Albufeira. Party until late!
Parks & Nature
Lovely mountain like area within 1-2 hours drive. The village Monchique is one of the highest points in the Algarve. Lovely town to visit.
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Monchique
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Lovely mountain like area within 1-2 hours drive. The village Monchique is one of the highest points in the Algarve. Lovely town to visit.
Albufeira's main beach. You will hit the main beach by walking through the tunnel in old town. If you walk on the beach going to the left you will enter ‘Fishermans beach’ which is attached to the main beach. You can walk back into the Old Town from here.
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Beach Peneco
9 Esplanada Dr. Frutuoso da Silva
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Albufeira's main beach. You will hit the main beach by walking through the tunnel in old town. If you walk on the beach going to the left you will enter ‘Fishermans beach’ which is attached to the main beach. You can walk back into the Old Town from here.
Nice beach right next to the main beach. Offers beach volleybal fields and sunbeds.
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Pescadores Beach
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Nice beach right next to the main beach. Offers beach volleybal fields and sunbeds.
One of the most beautiful beaches in the Algarve. Very small and situated in a bay. Has a small place that offer some refreshments. Bring cash, you cannot pay by card there.
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Marinha beach
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One of the most beautiful beaches in the Algarve. Very small and situated in a bay. Has a small place that offer some refreshments. Bring cash, you cannot pay by card there.
Another lovely beach with small restaurant. Has sunbeds with beach umbrella's.
Praia do Castelo
2 R. da Torre Velha
Another lovely beach with small restaurant. Has sunbeds with beach umbrella's.
This seems to be a bit more of an 'up class' beach with a slightly fancier restaurant and sunbeds and beach umbrella's.
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São Rafael Beach
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This seems to be a bit more of an 'up class' beach with a slightly fancier restaurant and sunbeds and beach umbrella's.
Shopping
Algarve Shopping in Guia offers plenty of shops such as Zara, H&M, Mango and other commercial shops. There is a food court and you will be able to go to the cinema as well. Follow the navigation described on the previous page to go to Continente Guia.
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Algarve Shopping
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Algarve Shopping in Guia offers plenty of shops such as Zara, H&M, Mango and other commercial shops. There is a food court and you will be able to go to the cinema as well. Follow the navigation described on the previous page to go to Continente Guia.
Essentials
Relatively big supermarket with fresh fish department.
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Modelo Continente Albufeira
Lote 32 R. do Município
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Relatively big supermarket with fresh fish department.
Cheaper supermarket. Might not have everything you need but very affordable.
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Lidl Albufeira
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Cheaper supermarket. Might not have everything you need but very affordable.
Cheapest supermarket around, might not have everything in stock.
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ALDI
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Cheapest supermarket around, might not have everything in stock.
Biggest supermarket in the Algarve shopping mall. Ten minute drive away.
Continente
Biggest supermarket in the Algarve shopping mall. Ten minute drive away.
Entertainment & Activities
Does it rain or not feeling like being in the sun? The cinema might be an option. Both Portugese and English spoken movies. Do check out which movies are in wich langage: http://www.cineplaceportugal.pt/programacao/4/
Cineplace Algarve Shopping
605Z N125
Does it rain or not feeling like being in the sun? The cinema might be an option. Both Portugese and English spoken movies. Do check out which movies are in wich langage: http://www.cineplaceportugal.pt/programacao/4/
Mix between a theme park, aqupark and zoo. Has dolphins and other sea animals to watch, or interact with. https://www.zoomarine.pt/en/
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Zoomarine Algarve, Portugal
KM 65 N125
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Mix between a theme park, aqupark and zoo. Has dolphins and other sea animals to watch, or interact with. https://www.zoomarine.pt/en/
Big acqua themepark with lot's of slides and pools. This is the biggest one of the acquaparks and our personal favourite. You can go by park, but the reception also offers busrides with entrance included. www.slidesplash.com
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Slide & Splash
125 Vale de Deus
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Big acqua themepark with lot's of slides and pools. This is the biggest one of the acquaparks and our personal favourite. You can go by park, but the reception also offers busrides with entrance included. www.slidesplash.com
Everything Else
Winetasting next to the Algarve Shopping mall. If you want a tour and taste some of the Vino Verde wines, this might be a nice way to get acquianted. Reservations are required. http://www.winesvidanova.com/
Adega do Cantor
Winetasting next to the Algarve Shopping mall. If you want a tour and taste some of the Vino Verde wines, this might be a nice way to get acquianted. Reservations are required. http://www.winesvidanova.com/