Hotel Sol e Mar

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On the beach, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Indoor pool
Balcony
Terrace/patio

Overview of Hotel Sol e Mar

Hotel Sol e Mar

4-star property
4-star beachfront hotel with beach bar, near Municipal Archaeological Museum

8,4/10 Very good

392 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
Map
Rua José Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira, Algarve, 8200-146
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • 2 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Indoor pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach bar
  • Room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Casino shuttle
For families
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Albufeira Old Town
  • Albufeira Old Town Square - 3 min walk
  • Albufeira Marina - 4 min drive
  • Sao Rafael Beach - 10 min drive
  • Praia dos Olhos de Água - 21 min drive
  • Falesia Beach - 22 min drive
  • Vilamoura Marina - 39 min drive
  • Benagil Beach - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Portimao (PRM) - 29 min drive
  • Faro Intl. Airport (FAO) - 39 min drive
  • Albufeira - Ferreiras Station - 13 min drive
  • Tunes Station - 19 min drive
  • Portimao Station - 27 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Hotel Sol e Mar

4-star hotel in the heart of Albufeira Old Town
Near Albufeira Old Town Square, Hotel Sol e Mar provides a roundtrip airport shuttle, a beach bar, and a free daily manager's reception. This hotel is a great place to bask in the sun with a white sand beach, sun loungers, and beach umbrellas. Enjoy a meal at the two onsite restaurants. In addition to a terrace and a coffee shop/cafe, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • An indoor pool
  • A casino shuttle, tour/ticket assistance, and luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff, a TV in the lobby, and concierge services
  • A front desk safe, an elevator, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews say good things about the beach locale and helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Hotel Sol e Mar have comforts such as laptop-compatible safes and air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and sound-insulated walls.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Balconies or patios, refrigerators, and daily housekeeping

Languages

English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish

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/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 68 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:30 PM - midnight
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (16 years old and younger) not allowed

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free offsite parking within 1640 ft
  • Street parking available

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Offsite

  • Casino shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Beach bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • Business center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach umbrellas

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • An indoor pool

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

Dining

Sunset - Onsite buffet restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Sunrise - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Casino shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

Policies

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on December 25.

A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on December 31.

Property Registration Number 684

Also known as

Hotel Mar e Sol
Hotel Sol e Mar
Hotel Sol e Mar Albufeira
Sol e
Sol e Mar
Sol e Mar Albufeira
Sol e Mar Hotel
Hotel Sol e Mar Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Sol e Mar Hotel
Hotel Sol e Mar Albufeira
Hotel Sol e Mar Hotel Albufeira

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Sol e Mar offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Sol e Mar does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Sol e Mar?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Hotel Sol e Mar?
Yes, there's an indoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Sol e Mar?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Sol e Mar?
No, unfortunately, but there's free parking nearby.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Hotel Sol e Mar?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Sol e Mar?
You can check in from 3:30 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in is available.
Is there an onsite casino at Hotel Sol e Mar?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino Vilamoura (24-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Hotel Sol e Mar and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities like cycling and hiking. Enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include 2 bars.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Sol e Mar?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants. Nearby restaurants include O Veleiro (3-min walk), Shalom (3-min walk), and Cabana Fresca (4-min walk).
Does Hotel Sol e Mar have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony or patio.
What's the area around Hotel Sol e Mar like?
Hotel Sol e Mar is located on the boardwalk in Albufeira Old Town, a short 3-minute walk from Albufeira Old Town Square and 17 minutes' walk from Praia dos Alemães. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

8,4

Very good

8,7/10

Cleanliness

8,5/10

Staff & service

8,2/10

Amenities

7,9/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,5/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

S, 7-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

michael, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Blake, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Leonid, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

nicholas, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

CELIA RITO, 6-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Pat, 3-night trip
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6/10 Good

C
Jorge, 3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fadoua, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Had a really pleasant stay. Good location as its right next door to the old town in Albuferia. Right on the doorstep to the beach but you will have to pay for the loungers. staff were very friendly and super helpful.
Punam, 3-night family trip
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