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São Rafael Atlântico

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On the beach, white sand
On the beach, white sand
On the beach, white sand
2 indoor pools

Overview of São Rafael Atlântico

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São Rafael Atlântico

5.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
Map
Sesmarias, Albufeira, 8200-613

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSao Rafael Beach12 min walk
  • Popular LocationArrifes Beach15 min walk
  • Popular LocationAlbufeira Marina18 min walk
  • AirportFaro (FAO-Faro Intl.)40 min drive

Room options

About this area

Albufeira

Located in Albufeira, São Rafael Atlântico is on the beach. The Strip and Algarve Shopping Mall are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Falesia Beach and Arrifes Beach. Aqualand Waterpark and Krazy World Zoo are also worth visiting. Looking to get your feet wet? Waterskiing, windsurfing and sailing adventures can be found near the property.

What's nearby

  • Sao Rafael Beach - 12 min walk
  • Arrifes Beach - 15 min walk
  • Albufeira Marina - 18 min walk
  • Coelha Beach - 2 min drive
  • Nossa Senhora da Orada Convent - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Albufeira - Ferreiras Station - 15 min drive
  • Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.) - 41 min drive

About this property

São Rafael Atlântico

5-star luxury hotel by the ocean
You can look forward to a free breakfast buffet, a poolside bar and a terrace at São Rafael Atlântico. This hotel is a great place to bask in the sun with a white sand beach. Indulge in a body treatment, a massage and a body scrub at the on-site spa. Be sure to enjoy a meal at any of the 3 on-site restaurants, which feature ocean views and more. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a garden and dry cleaning/laundry services.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • 2 indoor pools and a children's pool
  • Free self-parking
  • Concierge services, a lift and 15 meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff, tour/ticket information and a banquet hall
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the beach locale
Room features
All 149 rooms feature comforts, such as 24-hour room service and premium bedding, as well as thoughtful touches, such as furnished balconies and pillow menu. Guest reviews speak positively of the overall comfort, size rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and bidets
  • 40-inch HDTVs with cable channels
  • Wardrobes/cupboards, daily housekeeping and desks

Languages

English, Portuguese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • Seven Seas
  • Mediterranean
  • RAW
  • Chill Out Bar

Things to do

  • 2 indoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • 2 indoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference centre (4413 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms - 15

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Facilities fee: EUR 20.00 per person, per day and includes use of: sauna; spa tub; spa

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Property registration number 7284

We should mention

Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision

Property is also known as

Atlantic Sao Rafael Hotel
Hotel Atlantic Sao Rafael
Hotel Sao Rafael Atlantic
Rafael Atlantic
Rafael Atlantic Hotel
Sao Atlantic Rafael Hotel
Sao Rafael Atlantic
Sao Rafael Atlantic Albufeira
Sao Rafael Atlantic Hotel
Sao Rafael Atlantic Hotel Albufeira
São Rafael Atlântico Hotel Albufeira
São Rafael Atlântico Hotel
São Rafael Atlântico Albufeira
São Rafael Atlântico
São Rafael Atlântico Hotel
São Rafael Atlântico Albufeira
São Rafael Atlântico Hotel Albufeira

Frequently asked questions

Does São Rafael Atlântico have a pool?

Yes, this property has 2 Indoor pools and a children's pool. Pool access is from 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 27 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 24 Oct 2022 start from €123.64, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is São Rafael Atlântico pet-friendly?

No, pets are not allowed at this property.

How much is parking at São Rafael Atlântico?

Self-parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at São Rafael Atlântico?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at São Rafael Atlântico?

Checkout is at noon.

Where is São Rafael Atlântico located?

Nestled on the beach, this Albufeira hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Sao Rafael Beach and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Albufeira Old Town Square. Arrifes Beach and Coelha Beach are also within 1 mile (2 km).

Can I cancel my reservation for free at São Rafael Atlântico and receive a full refund?

Yes, São Rafael Atlântico offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to São Rafael Atlântico cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 579 out of 992 reviews
5 - Excellent 58%
Rating 4 - Good. 327 out of 992 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 61 out of 992 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 992 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 992 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Tuhin
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff and facilities, but can't understand why we have to pay for coffee pods. They provide only 2 a day per room and only 2 pieces of chocolates on day 1! After that you have to pay for a coffee pod. This is ridiculous! Its coffee for God's sake!
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Marco
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
nice swimming pools too. The wifi was terrible
Stayed 6 nights in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Clare
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Lovely hotel, food lovely and staff friendly
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Carl
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location . Excellent access to beach . Loved it and the staff
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Alice Florence
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Loved it! Very modern rooms and pool was amazing! Loved the breakfast too. Will definitely be coming back
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Christopher A
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Pool area and terrace very nice. Breakfast buffet excellent.
Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Nitzan
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful place, great service but it needs updates
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

George
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed here for 2 nights, and arrived super later for the first night. Based on my time there I would say this hotel was exceptional. Would stay here again while traveling the area. Two thumbs up in my book!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Lulwa, Kuwait
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very nice hotel, beach is really close a walking distance, but you’ll need to drive if you want the old town or the fun places and restaurants
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

mark
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The price of food and drinks were too expensive and there was building work going on to the pool bar.But everything else was excellent.
Stayed 7 nights in Jun 2022