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Centro Historico de Albufeira

Albufeira, Portugal
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
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  • Poor4%
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“old town” (887 reviews)
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Albufeira, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Now it's full of disco bars and stag and hen nights Music banging from each club drowning each other out I spoke to a taxi driver who said he lived 200 yards from it and hasn't been in it for 11 years Tells you all...More

Thank LURGANMAN
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice busy place, many restaurants, nice place for day and night life... completely recommend ....... one of the street like mini Magaluf, Mallorca

Thank Dorota B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the historical centre once during our stay. Don't let the word "historical" fool you - the place is packed with cheap non authentic shops, tacky bars and clubs and restaurants. It had a lot of British tourists in fancy dress who were looking...More

Thank i_v_morozova
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked from our hotel Forte do Vale to Old Town and back, it a great way to see the area but the next day we felt the effect, my advice if you fancy a walk do a one way walk. We visited on a...More

1  Thank motorcar1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love this part of the Algarve. The cobbled streets, relaxed atmosphere and mixed entertainment make it perfect for all. I would love to stay in this area it's perfect for all ages. If you like to watch the sun set while enjoying a glass of...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been here last year we couldn't wait to come back..all the restaurants and bars are excellent and the shopping is great..the street performers kept everyone entertained..taxi queues can get long at peak hours

Thank Trucker46
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Albufeira misses genuineness in summer. A lot of people and uninteresting shops during August. There are other cities which are more interesting to be seen in Algarve.

1  Thank leonardo_1964
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is nothing much in the centre of Albufeira except bars and restaurants that will ask you constantly if you want to eat something. However there is a little gem if you use the escalators at sunset. At the top is the viewing point and...More

1  Thank Martiewill
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit Albuferia then you must pay the old town a visit. While the new town is geared toward stag and hen parties and really isn’t a family place at night, the old town is family friendly day and night. Its laden with bars...More

1  Thank LeeDJones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been a few years since we were last here and we were a little shocked at how rough it was, the Strip was actually quiet in comparison. Maybe it was just the time of year, I'd like to think it would be a bit more...More

1  Thank Victoria C
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ELLEJB
2 May 2017|
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Response from jpedrods | Reviewed this property |
Hi Apologies but I am unsure off-hand. I would contact the tourism center in Albifeira and ask . I know some of the resorts have gyms but not sure if there is a stand alone gym. Kind Regards
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Graham G
22 April 2017|
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Response from Ra K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are a plenty of options in old town. It caters all sort of tastes🎊🎼🎉🍝🍝🍷🍾🍹
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N7357FVsandra
6 February 2017|
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Response from Traveller707-787 | Reviewed this property |
I agree. These bars and many other have all the sports channels. Good luck and Happy Easter in advance
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