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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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 little hotel Me and my partner stayed here for 6 nights at the beginning of May. It is a beautiful hotel, ideal for what we wanted. The pool area is small but it’s kept clean and tidy. The rooms are immaculate and... Read Moreebonyk605/21/2019
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
Lovely little gem Stayed here mid May as a group of seven ladies to celebrate a birthday. Fabulous hotel. Rooms very spacious and spotless with safe, air-con, Tv, tea and coffee. Very comfortable bed and lovely modern bathroom. Fabulous breakfast room with beautiful... Read Moresianybird5/24/2019
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
Estadia 5* Estadia de 3 semanas com ambiente fantástico, de realçar os elementos do pequeno almoço, Goncalo, Rita, Mauro e Simone. Super prestáveis e atenciosos.
Quartos bastante limpos e amplos.
Pessoal da recepção sempre muito prestável e simpático.
Local a visitar de novo.
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
Not for Hens Lovely hotel and staff but misleading to say it is Albufeira. Been here with a hen do but no nite life in the immediate vicinity so you have to go into Albufeira. Mainly older people in the hotel so several... Read MoreDiscover2706066/30/2019
Hôtel impeccable et personnel accueillant A réserver sans hésiter pour un séjour reposant ! Très bel établissement avec une décoration soignée et des chambres très propres. Personnel très agréable et disponible pour vous renseigner. Piscine extérieure très sympa ! L’hôtel reste proche du centre... Read MoreLaurence762507/28/2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
Fabulous find ! We booked this charming hotel for a mini break , and it didn’t disappoint at all .
We arrived late morning, and the staff were most helpful, allowing us to check in pretty much immediately .
We had booked a ‘ standard... Read MoreBricklayerUk10/22/2019
Amazing, in difficult times We had an amazing stay, lovely room, clean with friendly staff. We were unfortunately (for all) at the hotel when Coronavirus restrictions kicked in. Everyone, staff included were not sure what would unfurl but dealt with... Read Morehardraine3/26/2020
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
Repeat visitor ... Love this hotel - stayed May, June & August for short breaks & booked again for November. Had to wait until now to review post May visit due to TA restrictions!
Such a lovely little hotel, clean modern & amazing views... Read MoreJoBri6710/13/2019
Velamar hotel Brilliant 10 days will definitely go back,great friendly staff,clean,great breakfast,great facilities also great location not too close but not to far from everything lovely restaurants and cafe bars close to hand alsoAlison M7/02/2019
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
Excelente servicio y terraza desayuno espectacular Dormimos ayer y el hotel tiene muchos buenos detalles. Parking gratuito. Habitación con cama súper grande y muy cómoda. Baños nuevos. Decoración muy agradable llena de buen gusto. Se desayuna en última planta con unas muy buenas vistas y buen... Read Moreeufemi0e6/03/2019
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
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
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
Always friendly This time we were a family party of 6 and everything was fine for all of us. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff, the breakfast is fine, with fantastic views from the dining room. The rooms are large... Read Moredouglas24610/03/2019
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
Great location Fantastic hotel fantastic welcoming staff what more could a person ask for very clean well run hotel
Velamar hotel is
A taxi ride 5 to 10 mins to center of Albufeira or if your up to it an hrs... Read MoreNigel B6/19/2019
A lovely hotel to stay near Olhos d'Agua and Albufiera. The Velamar is a fantastic hotel with friendly and helpful staff. Our room was spacious and with a balcony overlooking the pool. The bed was huge and very comfortable.The hotel was quiet. The breakfast included lots choice and is served... Read MoreIYOULT9/19/2019
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
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
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
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
Loved loved loved it Me and my wife just returned from a stay at the velamar boutique hotel which is only rated as 3 stars but it is up there with some of the best hotels we have stayed in. First of all the... Read MoreAustycurran10/20/2019
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
Great Find We booked this lovely hotel through secret escapes because of the great reviews and we were not disappointed. From check in to check out we could not praise the staff of this hotel.
Rooms were spacious and very clean. Bar prices... Read More_rabbit_burrows7/10/2019
Ottimo Ottima la posizione, il parcheggio è privato e compreso, offrono il servizio bar sia in piscina che nella sala con il biliardo oltre che a vari servizi spa e massaggi a pagamento. La camera è pulita e spaziosa. La colazione... Read Morefridalucri8/12/2019
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
Velamar Boutique hotel Hotel lovely. Very clear in all areas of hotel, comfiest beds we've ever had on holiday, all staff friendly and excellent to deal with, pool small but adequate to cool off, prices for snacks and drinks at pool bar very... Read MoreGordon C7/13/2019
Very very clean! Staff are friendly and helpful. Room decent size bathroom a bit small but certainly adequate. Lovely and quiet of an evening possibly due to carpeted hallway!! Pool is very small and so quiet out there you feel that everyone can... Read MoreSueB21a7/11/2019
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
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
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
Great place Good location, near amenities but quiet. Clean, modern and well equipped apartments. No views but nice pool area with plenty of sun beds. Main thing in its favour is very friendly and helpful staff on reception....really welcoming.Brian R9/30/2019
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
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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