Vilanova Resort - Albufeira

Av. Francisco Sa Carneiro, Areias De S. Joao ., Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-262  show map
 3 stars
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Vilanova Resort - Albufeira

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Valet parking

Late check-in/ -out
Babysitting

Babysitting/ Child services

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Private swimming pool

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

Facilities for kids

Game room

Children's play area

Children's pool

Cribs available

Private beach

Beach umbrellas

Overview

Featuring a patio, a sunbathing terrace and a private swimming pool, the 3-star Vilanova Resort offers 216 non-smoking guestrooms. Residing in a 4-story building, the hotel was opened in 1970 and renovated in 2008.

It is nestled in the middle of Albufeira with direct proximity to Praia dos Pescadores, Jet boat ride. Awesome. And Olhos de Agua Beach. Albufeira city center is 3 km away.

There are shopping places, such as shops and a supermarket nearby.

The property enjoys beautiful location within a 25-minute drive to Faro airport.

Rooms

Vilanova Resort features rooms with a traditional interior and a great view of the garden. They are equipped with a toaster, an electric kettle and a microwave.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. Local dishes are served in the small restaurant on site. The hotel invites guests to the Snack bar to relax with a drink. Serving an array of dishes, The Cockerel Country Kitchen and O Lusitano are just 300 meters away.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Car and bicycle rental services are also provided.

Relax

The unique property offers umbrellas and sun loungers on the beach. Sport facilities include hiking, lawn tennis and diving.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in public areas at EUR 4 per hour.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   216.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Hiking
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Private swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooking hob
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • CD player

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Vilanova Resort - Albufeira Albufeira location
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Hotel Address:

Av. Francisco Sa Carneiro, Areias De S. Joao ., Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-262

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City Center
  • Albufeira
    1.4 mi
Airports
  • Faro (FAO)
    15.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Tunes Train Station
    5.2 mi
  • Train Station Loulé
    9.3 mi
Restaurants
  • The Cockerel Country Kitchen (cuisine: English)
    900 ft
  • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
    1700 ft
Beaches
  • Praia dos Pescadores
    1.2 mi
  • Falesia Beach
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    216

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Sofa beds
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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      Size: 540 sq. feet
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        Bed type: Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or Twin beds
        Size: 810 sq. feet
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          Size: 810 sq. feet
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              Size: 435 sq. feet
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                Bed type: 1 Single bed or Twin beds or Double bed
                Size: 540 sq. feet
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Vilanova Resort - Albufeira Albufeira location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    Av. Francisco Sa Carneiro, Areias De S. Joao ., Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-262

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Albufeira
                      1.4 mi
                    Airports
                    • Faro (FAO)
                      15.2 mi
                    Train Stations
                    • Tunes Train Station
                      5.2 mi
                    • Train Station Loulé
                      9.3 mi
                    Restaurants
                    • The Cockerel Country Kitchen (cuisine: English)
                      900 ft
                    • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
                      1700 ft
                    Beaches
                    • Praia dos Pescadores
                      1.2 mi
                    • Falesia Beach
                      1.4 mi
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      216

                    Hotel Awards

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                    Vilanova Resort Location

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                    What's nearby

                    Popular areas

                    • City Center - 1.4 mi
                    • Fisherman's Beach Albufeira - 1.4 mi

                    Places of interest

                    • Fishermen's Square - 1.2 mi
                    • Parking Garage Albufeira - 1.2 mi
                    • Fisherman's Beach - 1.3 mi
                    • Old Town, Albufeira - 1.4 mi

                    Convention centers

                    Shopping areas

                    • Modelo Shopping Center - 4000 ft
                    • Municipal Museum of Archaeology - 1.4 mi

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    • Sagrada Família Chapel - 2300 ft
                    • Albufeira Main Bus Station - 1.1 mi
                    • Traces of the Old Castle Wall - 1.4 mi
                    • Misericórdia Chapel - 1.4 mi
                    • Clock Tower - 1.4 mi
                    • Main Church of Albufeira - 1.4 mi

                    Parks

                    • Bullring Albufeira - 700 ft
                    • Albufeira Stadium - 4000 ft

                    Business areas

                    • Albufeira Shopping Center - 4000 ft

                    Galleries

                    • Balaia Golf Course - 1.2 mi

                    Local attractions

                    • Praia dos Pescadores - 1.2 mi
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                    • Xorino Cave - 1.4 mi
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                    • Praia Sao Rafael - 3.2 mi
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                    • Falesia Beach - 1.4 mi
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                    • Olhos de Agua Beach - 2.1 mi
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                    Restaurants nearby

                    • The Cockerel Country Kitchen - 900 ft

                      Address: 35 Rua Alexandra Herculano
                      Phone: (00351) 289 542 609

                      85% likes this, based on 259 reviews
                      Cuisine: English

                    • Johnny Hooper's Saxophone Bistro - 2100 ft

                      Address: Rua Almeida Garrett, 30, just off The Strip
                      Phone: +351 963 176635

                      82% likes this, based on 603 reviews
                      Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian

                    • O Lusitano - 1700 ft

                      Address: Avenida Salgado Zenha
                      Phone: 289 592 217

                      72% likes this, based on 140 reviews
                      Cuisine: Portuguese

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      216

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                    Vilanova Resort Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Vilanova Resort

                    Average guest rating

                    6.0out of 10
                    Good
                    Based on 81 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Location
                    6.0
                    Rooms
                    1.0
                    Service
                    1.0
                    Value
                    3.0
                    Dining
                    0.0

                    Guest reviews

                    • 1.6

                      Although we were in bnasic accommodation (which we knew we were going to be in) the rooms were cleaned every day and towels etc changed daily too. The staff were always willing to help should you have a query.

                      None as everything was as we had expected it to be. Would recommend as you can't beat the price.

                    • 0.2

                      Near the strip. Print out boarding pass free, cheap but you get what you pay for.

                      NOT cable TV only 2 English channels, no heating in rooms!!! Out of season and I was still put in a room facing a bar and had balcony with NO sunlight at all. Room was cold all the time!!! Microwave never worked, never had dish washer. Water heater was close to sink and above electrics would leek anytime I used the shower. Very basic. WOULD NOT RECCOMED.

                    • Family with children
                      7.4

                      Vilanova resort is in a great location for access to the (New Town) Strip in Albuferia. Our accomodation was a very comfortable villa-style apartment with parking at the door and direct access through a private patio area to the pool. I would recommend this property as suitable for families or groups but just remember this is not a 3 or 4 star location by Irish or British standards

                      The pool-water was green for most of the week but after lodging a complaint at reception staff seemed to be employed to treat the problem over the last few days -however it was too late for us. The property generally looks run down and there is not half enough sun beds for the number of guests accomodated. The pool snack-bar offers a poor choice which means having to leave the property for lunch etc,. Furthermore there is quite a walk to the closest beach and potential guests should keep in mind that the livelier and larger Old Town area and the other beaches are a bus ride away.

                    • Older travelers
                      8.4

                      I liked staying in the hotel because it was at the centre of the strip and close to everything

                      i didnt like that there was a lot of ball playing in the swimming pool and it was hard to swim without getting hit with 1 of them using footballs, rugby balls , tennis balls

                    • Group of friends
                      8.8

                      The staff we're excellent and always there to help. The pool and surrounding area was fantastic and so spacious. The Villa had an excellent Balcony and was perfect for our needs. Thank you.

                    • Family with children
                      5.0

                      The large pool and surrounding grassy areas.

                      Lack of sunbeds around the pool, many of them were broken. We were accommodated in block 4/5 which seems to be where all the young groups of girls/boys are, during the day they were very quiet but coming in after a night out, they were unbeleivably noisy and inconsiderate- usually between 4 and 5 am! Also our room overlooked the strip which again was unbelievably noisy at night. If at all possible, request rooms around the pool area, the bungalows are the best ones to go for.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.8

                      like the fact that it was right next to the strip and as we were on a stag do the location was perfect! The place in general was good!

                    • Older travelers
                      5.4

                      The location of the resort is good with easy access to a wide range of bars, restaurants and shops. The old town is within walking distance for those who a relatively fit. If you should hire a car, then getting around to the other resorts and places of interest is quit straightforward. The staff are frierndly and helpful. The pool area is regularly cleaned and the gardens are reasonably well kept.

                      The rooms are in need of renovation (villas). There can be some noise from the bars depending on your location within the resort. The rooms are cleaned daily but they do not clean/sweep outside on the patio area. Sun beds are of a premium. Be careful when walking on the pavement or road as they are uneven and very slippery when wet.

                    • Group of friends
                      8.2

                      Fantastically situated, right on the strip in Albufeira. We took our dog as there is a huge garden and pools with a diving board available. Hotel staff are very helpful.

                      The only thing I didnt like about the hotel was the beds. Each room has two single matresses on the floor. Although they are elevated, they are still on the floor.

                    • Group of friends
                      7.0

                      The complex is very good. the rooms are spacious and have front and back patios where we had bbq's every night. The swimming pool area is enourmous.

                      The rooms could do with a bit of updating, but then again you get what you pay for, and for the money paid its fine.

                    • Older travelers
                      10.0

                      I liked everything it was a lovely apartment staff were very nice and very helpful.. Would recommend

                    • Group of friends
                      7.4

                      We have visited previously and on this occasion we were up graded from a one bed apartment to a 2 bed villa of which we were very grateful for.

                      The place needs an update, however it is perfectly place for the bars and Restaurants.

                    • Family with children
                      7.4

                      Lots of space Lovely big pool Great location Big rooms

                      It is only for young people who want to party all Night long. Very noisy Not for families and definitely not for young Children!!! No playground like it states in Brochure Pool packed all the time with people drinking

                    • Group of friends
                      3.8

                      Location. Size of 2 Bed-room villa was good. Towel Service was good

                      Noise from bar opposite 2 Bed-room Villa. Staff were not helpful or friendly. Beds were thin Mattresses on cement base. Dampness in Kitchen Cupboards. Walkways and foot paths were rough and slippery when wet.

                    • Group of friends
                      5.8

                      Settting was nice. Views good. Pool bar was good. Reception staff were very friendly. Valuables could be locked in a safety deposit box in secure room next to 24hour reception.

                      Villa rooms were basic Beds were not good Villa security was very poor

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Vilanova Resort - Albufeira Albufeira location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    Av. Francisco Sa Carneiro, Areias De S. Joao ., Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-262

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Albufeira
                      1.4 mi
                    Airports
                    • Faro (FAO)
                      15.2 mi
                    Train Stations
                    • Tunes Train Station
                      5.2 mi
                    • Train Station Loulé
                      9.3 mi
                    Restaurants
                    • The Cockerel Country Kitchen (cuisine: English)
                      900 ft
                    • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
                      1700 ft
                    Beaches
                    • Praia dos Pescadores
                      1.2 mi
                    • Falesia Beach
                      1.4 mi
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  2 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      216

                    Hotel Awards

                    PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAlbufeiraVilanova Resort

                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Portugal

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