Our hotel is located in a quiet part of Albufeira but with everything you need close by, making it the perfect choice for a relaxing stay. Whether you prefer to relax by the pool or spend the day at the beach, do water sports or go walking, play a round of golf in an idyllic setting or enjoy a family activity, the Velamar has everything you need to turn your stay into an unforgettable experience.
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Holiday I have just recently returned from my holiday in Portugal we stayed at the velemar hotel the staff are very friendly and extremely helpful the beds in the rooms are very comfortable they provide an excellent breakfast selection Sergio and... Read MoreEsure8/02/2019
Enjoyable Stay Just stayed here and had a great stay. The hotel was clean and fresh looking . All the staff were very friendly which made our experience very enjoyable. The rooms were kept clean and tidy and our room... Read Morejode347/12/2019
Amazing boutique hotel I've just returned from this fabulous hotel and wouldn't hesitate to go back. We wanted somewhere modern clean not too big and near to albufeira and we got all the above. From check in to departure the staff were fantastic... Read Moremharriman9/01/2019
Superb hotel I have stayed here about 3 times now, i love this hotel, it's location is fantastic, the staff are so friendly and helpful, my husband is in a wheelchair and they are always so ready to help with no fuss.
Lovely... Read MoreJan L11/09/2019
Excellent Hotel Just returned from a weeks stay and the hotel is excellent in every way. All staff on reception are so helpful and friendly with a smile, breakfast is very good with plenty to choose from hot or cold, hottest I... Read Morehappylarry26/17/2019
Saved us from a disaster! We had swopped our timeshare for a hotel close to the strip but when we arrived it was disgusting so went onto Tripadvisor/Booking.com and were lucky enough to find this gem and they could accomodate us for 7 nights! ... Read MoreJenny-LeeH6/10/2019
Buena opción para el Algarve Buen precio, parking, limpieza, tranquilidad y restaurantes cercanos. Una playa a escasos 10 minutos andando. Cerca de la albufeira, de Loulé y de más sitios que poder conocer
Desayuno bien surtido para un 3 estrellas, en una zona desde donde vemos... Read MoreIsabel_acda5/26/2019
Very pleasant stay! Super helpful and friendly staff. Clean and lovely rooms.
You’ll get everything you need for your stay.
Our room had a balcony with a nice pool view.
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Highly recommended for a relaxing stay!sarines20147/22/2019
Fabulous Visted this hotel for a long weekend with my partner on the recommendation of a friend. Arrived at the hotel to be greeted by a lovely lady. We arrived early but check in wasn't until 2. The lady checked to... Read MorewendysZ5338UC3/19/2020
Celebrating George & zoes silver wedding anniversary We had a lovely six day holiday staying here and would definitely recommend it to people who don't want to be in the busy area of Albufuria, the staff were all amazing, so friendly and helpful always smiling thankyou Joanne... Read Morecookemichelle689/22/2019
Relaxing break Got a fantastic six night b&b deal for this hotel through Booking.com. We checked in late on Sun night and were given a lovely, quiet balcony room (108) overlooking the swimming pool. The room was spacious with a huge bed,... Read Morewhitehalls201710/26/2019
Brilliant The location is first class. Close to some excellent restaurants and shops and supermarkets. We had a balcony room overlooking the main road . The room was spotless. The breakfast was very acceptable and everywhere was clean and modern. Beautiful... Read Morejennyisaacson5/22/2019
Espectacular Muito bom hotel.
Simpátia em todo o staff, quartos muito limpos e um serviço espectacular, hotel muito acolhedor e com pessoas com gosto pelo que fazem.
Irei voltar de certeza, o pequeno almoço é excelente e o serviço do mesmo muito... Read MoreViagensjoni12311/13/2019
Um bom hotel 3* Um excelente hotel para as 3* que tem.
Simpatia desde a recepção ate ao pequeno almoço.
Quartos espaçosos limpos e uma casa de banho com banheira tambem de tamanho muito bom
O pequeno almoço era muito muito bom.
Voltarei com certezaFilipabispo876/04/2019
Great weekend away Me and 7 of my friends ranging from 16-56 came here over the may bank holiday and not one of us could fault a thing. Rooms were big and clean with hangers, bath towels and they provide beach towels. Breakfast... Read MoreTringy906/01/2019
We had a smashing time Stayed for 3 weeks. Requested and was allocated a quiet room and never heard a sound from neighbouring rooms. The rooms had quadruple glazing which eliminated outside road noise.
The air con works well. You don't need a degree... Read MoreCamper81439210/21/2019
Great Return Visit 2nd visit to this great hotel it is spotless in every area with great staff from reception,bar and restaurant to cleaners (who very rearly get mentioned) in ideal location for visiting lots of places either by hire car (secure parking)... Read MoreClare S10/03/2019
Was not disappointed Booked after reading positive reviews on trip advisor. I totally agree with the reviews saying this hotel is more like a 4 star. The room we had was enormous and really lovely. Breakfast was good quality. Staff were exceptional. The... Read MoreRachel W6/01/2019
Very Clean Hotel with Friendly Staff Hotel rooms and Guest areas were very clean and well maintained. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Only criticism is the pool size which was smaller than expected and only useful for cooling off, however this did not spoil the... Read MoreVacation499897773396/29/2019
Fabulous value for money, Very clean hotel, staff very helpful and friendly, excellent location for base, close to shops and bars, bus stop 200 meters from hotel.
Breakfast very good, good selection, fruit delicious.
We had a room without balcony, stayed for... Read MoreBravo1116/29/2019
A real unexpected pleasure The hotel advertises as a 3 star but it was more like 5 stars. A warm welcome awaits on arrival.
The hotel smells so fresh and the lounge is spacious and comfortable. The bar prices are very very attractive,
with a... Read More768newhouse3/06/2020
Wonderful Stay I stayed at this wonderful hotel at the end of May for 10 days with my girlfriend. From check in till check out, I cannot fault the place whatsoever. An immaculately spotless place with a lovely pool and bar area... Read MorePBTraveller9410/07/2019
Great Hotel Just returned from a week's stay at this wonderful hotel, very nice rooms which were cleaned daily, a mini bar and tea/coffee making in the room. The pool is not very large but big enough for a refreshing dip. Breakfast... Read Morepeterelsinor8/12/2019
Great place We loved our 5 days at the hotel. Great staff that helped us plan our activities, a nice bar reception area for meeting friends and relaxing, delicious breakfast. I liked the location since it's close to all the... Read MoreBettychin9796/10/2019
Nice hotel in good location Stayed here for 4 nights. Hotel is situated on a main road between Albuferia and Villamoura. Taxi's are cheap arouund 6 Euro to Albuferia, you can walk and takes about 35 to 40 mins though.
Food at breakfast is standard afffair... Read MoreColso9/27/2019
1st visit to Portugal. First visit to Portugal, decided on this Hotel with Jet2.What can I say, Lovely Hotel, free safe,air con, Beach towels.Lovely room well kept by Housekeeping. Excellent Breakfast.
Area reasonably quiet, restuarants and bars very near the Hotel.Supermarket 10 mins walk,... Read Morecadz7/09/2019
Goede prijs/ kwaliteit verhouding . Dit hotel oogt heel eenvoudig aan de buitenkant maar binnen is alles zeer netjes en goed voor elkaar !
Erg goed schoon allemaal !
Kamer werd elke dag gereinigd , brandschoon allemaal .
Ontbijt goed en uitgebreid .
Prijs / kwaliteit verhouding erg goed... Read More996annemarieh6/07/2019
Lovely affordable hotel with exceptional friendly staff Enjoyed a one week family stay in this comfortable hotel, ideally situated near to excellent restaurants and near to beautiful beaches. The hotel is on the main albufeira road and it’s very accessible being a short walk to the... Read Moreksjkufuor7/02/2019
A relaxing hotel in which to stay. We have visited this hotel several times in the past, but for one reason or another, not for the last five years. In the meantime, the hotel had become a boutique hotel. After parking the car in the hotel car... Read MoreBruce W10/26/2019
BUONA SOLUZIONE ho soggiornato con mio marito dal 10 al 16 agosto 2019 presso questo hotel, situato a 5 km circa da Albufeira ma sulla strada sono presenti supermercato, negozi e ristoranti, noi avevamo la vettura a noleggio e l'hotel offre il... Read Moreelena67698/26/2019
Fantastic Hotel not suitable for large groups. Service, facilities, and accomodation were fantastic. Lovely decor in rooms, and a brilliant bar area which is great for a nightcap.
The pool area is small but very nice. At busy times it is hard to get a sunbed.
The hotel let... Read MoreHibees706/17/2019
WONDERFUL SMALL BOUTIQUE HOTEL We have just returned from a week at the Velamar Boutique Hotel In Olhus d'Agua, I cannot praise this hotel enough, it was superb, the breakfast was lovely, lots of choice, lovely fresh orange joice, service with a smile ,... Read MoreDorothy S9/18/2019
Fantastic Hotel Just returned from a wonderful 2 week stay. Staff could not have been more pleasant or helpful. Lovely room with comfiest beds ever, great breakfast with plenty of choice in a lovely rooftop dining room. Perfect hotel in a... Read MoreJacqueline B9/02/2019
Fab Hotel We recently stayed at the Velamar for just over a week. The hotel was modern and clean. The Pool is small but for the size of the hotel and the amount of guests it is perfect and looks exactly like... Read Morehbrlkfdzajhb6/10/2019
Girls mini break .... Stayed at the Velamar mid May with my friend. Lovely clean modern hotel & excellent value for money. Staying again next month and having stayed in many hotels within Olhos I have to stay this is now my first option.JoBri675/27/2019
Friendly hotel Velamar is a lovely hotel but in a VERY quiet spot.
Hotel is pretty smart and well looked after.
The staff are all lovely (John behind the bar is a real asset to this place & deserves a special mention!).
Virus... Read MoreSxylioness696/21/2019
Very good small hotel in good resort This is a great small hotel which has very helpful staff. The rooms are comfortable and are well resourced with phone, fridge and TV. A mini-bar is available. The rooms are cleaned daily with towel changes on request and linen... Read MoreNickandJulie8/22/2019
Good choice of hotel to visit the Algarve. We booked this hotel at a decent price for 2 nights. Our room with balcony was facing the street (see pictures) which made it quite noisy if not closing the double double window.
Room was bright and comfortable. Breakfast was all... Read Morepaulandc011/08/2019
A melhor relação preço-qualidade Somos clientes deste hotel há vários anos, é sempre a escolha quando vamos a Albufeira, as camas são fantásticas, a limpeza é imaculada, o pequeno almoço é fantástico e todo o staff é simpático e eficiente. recomendoNunoPenas3/22/2020
October sunshine The hotel has had some upgrades over the years and for the better. The staff are curtious and efficient in what they all do. However the cleaners were not on parr this visit, bath tub not cleaned until Wednesday when... Read MoreLindsy10/27/2019
Great Hotel. Just back from this lovely hotel.
Set in a quiet area 6km from Old Town Albufeira.
Rooms cleaned daily, this very clean hotel has lovely rooms and terrific and friendly staff.
On either side of the hotel there are a few restaurant/bars and... Read Morecorky_89/22/2019
Vacanza per compleanno!! Ottima struttura con parcheggio,è vicina al centro storico e metà strada fra Faro e Lagos!!
La stanza grande,confortevole,pulita e con terrazzo.
Bagno grande e pulito.
Colazione super dal dolce al salato con mille varietà di scelta.
Personale sempre disponibile,gentile,ti coccola dall inizio alla fine... Read Morechiccomoretti7/14/2019
Algarve charm It is easy to see why the Velamar receives so many excellent reviews from satisfied customers. The peaceful village setting is largely reflected in the tranquil and relaxed atmosphere of the hotel. There are excellent local restaurants, cafes and bars... Read MoreDAVID D8/09/2019
trés bien Hotel trés bien situé , grande chambre bien décoré , trés bon accueil et check in rapide , petit déjeuner parfait car beaucoup de choix , nombreuses acivités , ménage oublié une fois durant notre séjour , temps mitigé !
mais... Read MoreLeitchr8/21/2019
Joe+trich Just returned after another excellent stay at the velemar? Fourth visit for us and wouldn't stay anywhere else? Room standards excellent! Staff excellent! Overall can't fault this gem of a hotel! Will be looking forward to my fifth visit next... Read MorejosephmP6497SW11/17/2019
TEAM BUILDING AND MEETINGS
Do you need a space where you can get your people together for a team-building session? Are you organising a meeting or staging an event and need a suitable venue? The Velamar’s meeting room has a capacity for up to 30 people. We offer special group rates. Talk to us!
The Velamar Bridge Club
The Velamar Boutique Hotel is the perfect place for you to play a game of Duplicate Bridge and spend a fun afternoon.
If you’re a fan of this variation of Bridge and are looking for a place to play, meet new people and savour some delicious tea and cakes, you’ve come to the right place.
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