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Centro Historico de Albufeira

Old Town, Albufeira 8200-110, Portugal
+351 289 586 952
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“old town” (959 reviews)
“cobbled streets” (72 reviews)
LOCATION
Old Town, Albufeira 8200-110, Portugal
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+351 289 586 952
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"old town"
in 959 reviews
"cobbled streets"
in 72 reviews
"street entertainers"
in 32 reviews
"town square"
in 31 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 115 reviews
"market stalls"
in 23 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 54 reviews
"lovely town"
in 25 reviews
"the main square"
in 61 reviews
"night life"
in 34 reviews
"lovely atmosphere"
in 23 reviews
"sea front"
in 20 reviews
"live music"
in 57 reviews
"tourist train"
in 21 reviews
"lovely beach"
in 43 reviews
"every night"
in 25 reviews
"escalator"
in 129 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've been going to Albufeira for over 7 years now & we like the Old Town for shop's lot's of places to eat & great night life & we make a day & night of it them taxi ( taxi rank is in the centre)...More

Thank pauljpedder
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a lovely dinner we strolled into the town and we were met with an unexpected very lively city centre. The place buzzed on a Tuesday night and there new and the old somehow works. If you are looking for a tradition an quiet night...More

Thank MJZAJ
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really like this place.... so much that I bought an apartment just up the road. You don’t have to go here every day or night but when you do go wow it’s great, there are lots of places to eat for any type of...More

Thank Philip F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wounderfully clean and vibrant area to visit , live street music, food from around the world served in the vast restaurant around the square, great local shops selling vantastic range of clothes, very lively square with live music in different bars every night, prices...More

Thank jcowlam
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing resort.. Me and my family loved it.. So many tourists from all over the world.. So many restaurants, shops, live music bars... I loved the pave streets, with some kind of old rock, not sure if it is from the ocean, or...More

Thank Tiberiu V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great area to walk around. Many, many restaurants and bars to choose from. had a great time when in Old Town

Thank Bill R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the old town expecting traditional old streets and tavernas - what a shock we had! It’s sadly been taken over by a number of bars that cater for tourists and those wanting to drink all night and eat English pub food. If...More

1  Thank Vanessa D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go to the Old Town, stroll around, enjoy the shops, sights & sounds. The vibe of the whole area is quite impressive, seems made to cater to tourist in many ways. Lots of restaurants, cafes & souvenir shops.

Thank The_Rock_50
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy, plenty of nightlife, pubs, restaurants, lots of stag & hen parties which is quite fun but not great if you have young kids as there isn't much for them. Food caters to mainly fish lovers, there is a small area at he front of...More

Thank _kdoc85
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Busy square, it’s the square that has the escalators coming down into it, has the 5d cinema located there, shops, bars and restaurants and street stalls. Also where you can hire Segway’s, child cars etc.

1  Thank KirstyJH3
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Juleshigh
23 March 2018|
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Response from NataliaD D | Reviewed this property |
hi. We just came back and most restaurants were open. you won't have a problem to find where to eat and prices are very reasonable. have a great holidays!
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Anna O
5 November 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
yes i feel you would enjoy your stay in old-town area.also think you could fine night clubs to dance the night away . always good atmosphere round the squire
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Katherine A
27 September 2017|
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Response from motorcar1 | Reviewed this property |
It should be nice but not too hot. Bring sweater or jacket for evenings out
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