The 5 Star Sao Rafael Suite Hotel is located in the heart of Albufeira close to Sao Rafael Beach, one of the most beautiful areas on the Algarve in Portugal. Offering affordable 5 Star facilities, this is an ideal spot for couples and families with a well-organized kids club, fabulous SPA centre, and 101 comfortable guestrooms of which 86 are suites overlooking the lovely gardens or the sapphire blue sea. Business guests can take advantage meeting rooms and free Broadband Internet access. Guests to the Sao Rafael Suite Hotel can discover marvellous beaches ranging from intimate coves to glorious sandy expanses, explore delightful little villages, enjoy a famous selection of chicken piri-piri restaurants, or try your skills at the challenging nearby Golf Courses.
Getting to the hotel: Faro International Airport is 48 km from the hotel.
Local Tips: The Sao Rafael Suite Hotel is close to excellent leisure facilities such as Albufeira Marina, Salgados Golf Course, theme and Water Parks, Vilamoura Casino, Sport Fishing Clubs and Hippodrome.
For an unforgettable holiday in the Algarve, this 5 Star hotel makes the grade!
Food, drink and entertainment: Bed and Breakfast accommodation with an option for Half Board. The Sao Rafael Suite Hotel has a main buffet restaurant, an a la carte restaurant for intimate and gourmet dining, the beach restaurant with bar, the Esplanada Bar Restaurant by the pool, and a friendly lobby bar.
Sports, games and activities: Two large outdoor pools, sun terrace, sun beds, umbrellas, children's pool, Kid's Club (seasonal), tennis court, football field with grass, 18-hole putting green, lovely gardens, beach concession in Sao Rafael Beach with seasonal sunbathing facilities (i.e. sun beds, sun shades and towels, restaurant, toilets, parking, etc). Guests can unwind at the Relax SPA centre with an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, Turkish bath, relaxation room and treatments/massages rooms. Activities nearby include bike rental, sports fishing, Scuba diving and snorkelling, boast trips, sailing, windsurfing, beach water sports, horse riding, off road trips and discounts for green fees at nearby golf courses.
Additional: 24-hour reception with multi lingual staff, currency exchange, room service, banquet facilities, beach wedding venue, business centre, conference rooms with natural light, safe deposit box, babysitting/child services, laundry, dry cleaning, ironing service, car rental, fax/photocopying, outside parking, newspapers, luggage storage, air conditioning throughout the hotel, elevator. New Year's Eve gala meal with supplement (mandatory). Free high speed wireless internet access is available in the public areas.
The Sao Rafael Suite Hotel features 101 guestrooms of which 86 are suites and all of which have delightful views of either the gardens or the Sea. All Suites and Double Rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, direct telephone, hair dryers, individual safety deposit boxes, Internet access, flat screen TV with Satellite channels in the bedroom and living/dining room, mini bar and support kitchenette (no cooking facilities available, except for a water kettle and on request microwaves) and 24 hour room service. Room categories available are deluxe double, deluxe double for single use, suite deluxe (max 4 people), suite deluxe with Sea views, family deluxe rooms (max 6), and family deluxe with Sea view. Free high speed internet access with cable is available in the rooms.
Meals:Breakfast, Buffet, Restaurant (Sao Rafael Buffet Restaurant), Daily: 07:30 - 10:30.Late Breakfast, Continental, Restaurant (Sao Rafael Buffet Restaurant, includes: Coffee/Tea/Juices, Croissants, Pastry cakes, Assortments of breads, Fruit, Delicatessen/cheeses.), Daily: 10:30 - 12:00.Lunch, Restaurant (Terrace Bar/Restaurant, Includes: House Wine, Beer, Soft Drinks, Water, Coffe/Tea.), Daily: 12:30 - 03:00.Dinner, Restaurant (São Rafael Buffet Restaurant, Themed Restaurant - includes: 2 Meals per week/guest, subject to advance booking, À La Carte Restaurant - includes: 1 Meal per week/guest, subject to advance booking. Includes: House Wine, Beer, Soft Drinks, Water, Coffee/Tee.), Daily: 19:30 - 22:30.Late Dinner, Restaurant (São Rafael Buffet Restaurant. Includes: House Wine, Beer, Soft Drinks, Water, Coffee/Tea, Pastry Cakes, assortments of Breads, selection of Cheeses and Cold Meals.), Daily: 22:30 - 00:00.Afternoon snacks, Bar (Terrace Bar. Includes: Coffee/Tea, Soft Drinks, Beer, Sandwiches, Fruit, Pastry Cakes, Ice Creams.), Daily: 16:00 - 18:00.Late Snacks, Buffet, Restaurant (São Rafael Buffet Restaurant. Includes: House Wine, Beer, Soft Drinks, Water, Coffee/Tea, Pastry Cakes, assortments of Breads, selection of Cheeses and Cold Meals.), Daily: 22:30 - 00:00.Drinks:Locally produced non Alcohol, Bar (Lobby Bar and Terrace Bar), Daily: 10:30 - 00:00.Mini Bar, Juices; Mineral water; Coke, Daily: 00:00 - 00:00.Sports/Activities:Tennis; Football; Live entertainment; Mini Club, Subject to Availability.
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