Forte Do Vale Aparthotel - Albufeira

Rua Dunfermline, Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-278  show map
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Forte Do Vale Aparthotel - Albufeira

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Billiards/Pool tables

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Featuring a sundeck, a spa center and an indoor swimming pool, Forte Do Vale Aparthotel is situated next to museums, churches and the castle of Albufeira. Forte Do Vale Aparthotel has been welcoming guests to its luxurious rooms since 2008.

It lies within 20 minutes' walk of Church of Sant'Ana, Old Town Square and Clock Tower. The property is set within 2 km distance from the city center.

There are shopping centers and a supermarket within a quick reach of the hotel.

Faro airport can be reached in 25 minutes by car from Forte Do Vale Aparthotel.

Rooms

This property has 125 guestrooms including Deluxe Family One-Bedroom Apartment, Deluxe One Room Apartment and Deluxe Family Two-Bedroom Apartment appointed with climate control, Wi-Fi, a private balcony, a laptop safe and high-speed internet. They offer family bathrooms with a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Dishes of regional cuisine are served in the lobby restaurant. Poolside Snack bar is available on site.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of EUR 9 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full breakfast, which costs EUR 9 per person per night.  A buffet breakfast is served at the price of EUR 9 per person per night. 

Services

Forte Do Vale Aparthotel also offers cars for rent.

Relax

The hotel provides babysitting, a game room and a pool for families with children. Such fitness options as a gym and fitness center are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   125.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

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

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 12 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Rua Dunfermline, Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-278

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City Center
  • Albufeira
    1.6 km
Train Stations
  • Tunes Train Station
    8.7 km
  • Train Station Loulé
    15.6 km
Restaurants
  • Johnny Hooper's Saxophone Bistro (cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian)
    200 m
  • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
    760 m
Beaches
  • Praia dos Pescadores
    1.5 km
  • Falesia Beach
    1.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    125

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Rooms and availability

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Guest Room
Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or Queen-size bed
Size: 45 m²
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    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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    One-Bedroom Junior Suite
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed
    Size: 75 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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    Dbl, One Bedroom Junior Suite

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        Bed type: Twin beds or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
        Size: 75 m²
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          Junior One-Bedroom Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
          Size: 75 m²
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          Triple room

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            Deluxe Room
            Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Twin beds
            Size: 45 m²
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              Deluxe Studio
              Bed type: Twin beds
              Size: 45 m²
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                Deluxe Two-Bedroom Apartment
                Bed type: Double bed or 4 Single beds and 1 Sofa bed or Twin beds
                Size: 75 m²
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                Dbl, Deluxe Two Bedroom Apartment All Inclusive

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                  Deluxe One-Bedroom Apartment
                  Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double beds
                  Size: 70 m²
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Forte Do Vale Aparthotel - Albufeira Albufeira location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    Rua Dunfermline, Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-278

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Albufeira
                      1.6 km
                    Train Stations
                    • Tunes Train Station
                      8.7 km
                    • Train Station Loulé
                      15.6 km
                    Restaurants
                    • Johnny Hooper's Saxophone Bistro (cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian)
                      200 m
                    • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
                      760 m
                    Beaches
                    • Praia dos Pescadores
                      1.5 km
                    • Falesia Beach
                      1.5 km
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-in:
                      from  12 pm
                    • Check-out:
                      until  12 pm
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of floors:
                      4
                    • Number of rooms:
                      125

                    Hotel Awards

                    PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlbufeiraForte Do Vale Aparthotel

                    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                    Best Family Hotels in Portugal

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                    What's nearby

                    Popular areas

                    • City Center - 1.5 km
                    • Fisherman's Beach Albufeira - 1.6 km

                    Places of interest

                    • Fishermen's Square - 1.2 km
                    • Parking Garage Albufeira - 1.3 km
                    • Fisherman's Beach - 1.3 km
                    • Old Town, Albufeira - 1.5 km
                    • Parish Church of Albufeira - 1.7 km
                    • Church of Sant'Ana - 1.8 km

                    Convention centers

                    Shopping areas

                    • Modelo Shopping Center - 500 m
                    • Municipal Museum of Archaeology - 1.5 km
                    • Church of São Sebastião - Sacred Art Museum - 1.7 km

                    Monuments and Landmarks

                    • Sagrada Família Chapel - 300 m
                    • Traces of the Old Castle Wall - 1.4 km
                    • Albufeira Main Bus Station - 1.4 km
                    • Clock Tower - 1.5 km
                    • Misericórdia Chapel - 1.5 km
                    • Main Church of Albufeira - 1.6 km

                    Parks

                    • Bullring Albufeira - 1.0 km
                    • Albufeira Stadium - 1.1 km

                    Business areas

                    • Albufeira Shopping Center - 500 m

                    Galleries

                    • Balaia Golf Course - 2.6 km

                    Local attractions

                    • Falesia Beach - 1.5 km
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                    • Olhos de Agua Beach - 4.0 km
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                    • Praia Salgados - 7.7 km
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                    • Xorino Cave - 1.5 km
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                    • Praia Sao Rafael - 4.4 km
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                    Near the hotel

                    • Praia dos Pescadores - 1.5 km
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                      Restaurants nearby

                      • Johnny Hooper's Saxophone Bistro - 200 m

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

                        72% likes this, based on 637 reviews
                        Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian

                      • The Cockerel Country Kitchen - 930 m

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

                        85% likes this, based on 246 reviews
                        Cuisine: English

                      • O Lusitano - 760 m

                        Address: Avenida Salgado Zenha
                        Phone: 289 592 217

                        85% likes this, based on 136 reviews
                        Cuisine: Portuguese

                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2008
                      • Number of floors:
                        4
                      • Number of rooms:
                        125

                      Hotel Awards

                      PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlbufeiraForte Do Vale Aparthotel

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Family Hotels in Portugal

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                      Forte Do Vale Aparthotel Reviews

                      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Forte Do Vale Aparthotel

                      Average guest rating

                      8.0out of 10
                      Fabulous
                      Based on 211 reviews

                      Rating by category:

                      Rooms
                      8.2
                      Value
                      8.5
                      Dining
                      9.0
                      Service
                      8.5
                      Location
                      9.0

                      Guest reviews

                      • Family with children
                        5.0

                        Apartments were confortable

                        Pool area badly designed , kitchen layout poor ,

                      • Group of friends
                        4.2

                        The apartment and location were ok. Alot of Tourists. Wasnt much culture. A little cheesy. Better suited for families with young kids.

                        We had a bathroom that was for disabled people. So the shower was a handheld, so water got all over the floor. Very annoying. Also we couldn't figure out the sofabed. Beds were very uncomfortable. Wouldnt really say it accommodates 4 people. The manager was also quite rude when I approached him about our bathroom. I would not go back to this hotel.

                      • Group of friends
                        6.2

                        The hotel was very clean.

                        When we arrived they had changed our room type without an apology and basically said we can stay in a different room or find somewhere else. This was absolutely disgusting in my view. Secondly, we tried to order some food in the bar and we waited an hour before they told us our order had been lost and it would be at least another 30 mins. Again no apology. Basically the whole hotel was completely under staffed and mismanaged.

                      • Family with children
                        10.0

                        The one bed apartment had a very spacious bedroom and sitting room and plenty of storage which I liked. It also had a washing machine in the apartment which was very convenient. It was away from the 'strip' there was no noise during the night.

                        I didnt like the fact that there were only about 20 umrellas at the poolside so not every pair of beds would have one. This put me off going to the pool and I went to the beach instead

                      • Group of friends
                        9.6

                        Apartments were stunning - masive rooms for very good prices.

                        Restaurant could be improved, but bar was amazing.

                      • Group of friends
                        8.8

                        Lovely spacious building and accommodation, beautiful pool.

                        Falsely advertised wifi as being free in public areas when it is not. Breakfast was disappointing.

                      • Single
                        8.8

                        Attention of personnel

                        All facilities like gym, swimming pool, breakfast are for extra charge even the hotel has 4 stars and one would expect to have abovementioned facilities for free.

                      • Family with children
                        7.4

                        We found the apartment clean and spacious. The pool area was nice.

                        We requested a kettle/hairdryer/shaving light to be repaired but had no assistance on these matters at all. The bar was not very inviting and on one visit the barman informed me he had no vodka I could not believe that he could not run anywhere and get vodka

                      • Group of friends
                        6.6

                        Fantastic location and lovely hotel. Staff helpful but some confusion at times. Rooms were well equipped. Range of beauty treatments were excellent and the therapist was great. Highly recommended.

                        We were woken to work men in the morning as there was still some on going work. We were told breakfast was supposed to be served until 10:30am but the first morning it had finished by 10am. Could benefit with having more than one beauty therapist. Spa was not well advertised. Jacuzzi was only complimentary if you had a beauty treatment, otherwise it was 8 euros/day which was still a good price considering. Sauna was not working and no staff were at hand. There was no kettle in room. Rooms were serviced but towels were not replaced and toilet paper was not re-stocked.

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        well im just back from forte do vale yesterday & i could not fault the hotel or the staff. everything was so nice & relaxing. the hotel was very clean & very big. within 15mins to the strip & the beach aswell. there is also a few local shops/restaurants that are worth visiting. i cannot wait to go back to the algarve. the pepple are so friendly & helpful & sights are so nice. will miss getting up in lovely heat always above 20oc. it is def a hol worth going on.

                      • Couple
                        4.2

                        Just spacious rooms and quiet.

                        Stuff very unfriendly, for gym u have to pay extra which doesn't make sense if u r hotel guest.

                      • Family with children
                        9.2

                        Excellent hotel highly recommended. Everything looks brand new with lovely rooms

                        Only one disappointing point: Advertised as having free wifi but it's not it's 3 euro for half hour and awkward to organise.

                      • Older travelers
                        6.0

                        Very nice spacious apartments. Convenient to both the old town and the strip.

                        Bed was very unconfortable

                      • Older travelers
                        7.4

                        The only thing missing was an iron as it had everything else ie washing machine dishwasher microwave toaster etc, also somewhere to have a shower after check out as we had a late night flight and had been out the apartment from mid day.

                        No Info pack as the management has changed and they are making a new pack, so not able to see what the hotel offered ie spa, restaurant etc,

                      • Couple
                        10.0

                        The apartments were very big and well equipped with everything. We were only 10 mins from The Strip and about 15 from The Old Town. Big supermarket close by, perfect location. Excellent value for one week in May. Towels changed everyday. Would definitely return.

                      How to reach hotel

                      hotel Forte Do Vale Aparthotel - Albufeira Albufeira location
                      Show big map »

                      Hotel Address:

                      Rua Dunfermline, Albufeira, Portugal, 8200-278

                      Get directions
                      City Center
                      • Albufeira
                        1.6 km
                      Train Stations
                      • Tunes Train Station
                        8.7 km
                      • Train Station Loulé
                        15.6 km
                      Restaurants
                      • Johnny Hooper's Saxophone Bistro (cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian)
                        200 m
                      • O Lusitano (cuisine: Portuguese)
                        760 m
                      Beaches
                      • Praia dos Pescadores
                        1.5 km
                      • Falesia Beach
                        1.5 km
                      Hotel information
                      • Check-in:
                        from  12 pm
                      • Check-out:
                        until  12 pm
                      • Year renovated:
                        2008
                      • Number of floors:
                        4
                      • Number of rooms:
                        125

                      Hotel Awards

                      PortugueseHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAlbufeiraForte Do Vale Aparthotel

                      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                      Best Family Hotels in Portugal

                      Use Badge