Balaia Plaza

Estrada de Santa Eulália - Apartado 1059Albufeira8200-913Portugal
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About Balaia Plaza

Located 1.2 miles from Albufeira’s resort centre, Aparthotel Balaia Plaza is a four-star hotel that offers guests a landscaped garden and panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean.

The hotel features a variety of 76 self-catering apartments and suites that are equipped with a separate sitting area, sofa beds, private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and bidets, satellite TVs, in-room safes, and kitchenettes that feature microwaves, refrigerators, dishware, cookware, and utensils. Housekeeping services are provided on a daily basis.

Aparthotel Balaia Plaza guests can work out in the well-equipped and modern gym, take a dip in the indoor or outdoor pool after a long day, or pamper themselves with a massage session at the massage room. Other amenities by this hotel include a sauna, a full-size tennis court, and a playground for kids.

Os Arcos Restaurant serves Portuguese cuisine while Bar Aqua Azul serves cocktails.

Oura Beach and Albufeira Bullring are located 1.2 miles away.


Estrada de Santa Eulália - Apartado 1059, Albufeira, 8200-913, Portugal
Telephone: +351(289)583 720 | Fax: +351(289)583 729 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Massage


  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Traditional getaway.

Aparthotel Balaia Plaza is located in a quiet and traditional part of Albufeira Town in Portugal, free of modern hustle and bustle. Guests say the hotel's neighborhood is extremely tranquil and relaxing to a point where you feel like you are in a complete

Well-appointed apartments/friendly staff.

Guests say that the hotel's serviced apartments are clean, spacious, and very well-appointed with plenty of modern amenities. The apartments are large enough to comfortably accommodate six guests at a time. Large-screen TVs with international channels, fu

Great public spaces.

According to many guests, the grandeur of this hotel extends to its public spaces as well. The indoor and outdoor swimming pools are large and very well maintained; the sauna, massage treatment rooms, and fitness centre are all a classy affair with ultra-

Negative Reviews

Mediocre food.

Several guests have reported that although Aparthotel Balaia Plaza has a nice onsite restaurant, Os Arcos Restaurant, that specializes in both Portuguese and international cuisines, the food generally lacks variety and gets boring after staying for a coup

No travel brochures in the rooms.

This hotel is located close to three beautiful beaches: Oura Beach, Maria Luisa Beach, and Santa Eulalia Beach as well as a host of top tourist spots. Guests have reported that they find it odd that the hotel does not bother to provide any travel brochure

Non-English speaking staff.

Some staff members here can hardly communicate fluently in English which detracts from an otherwise superb customer service.

Rating Overview

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6.7 out of 10 based on 276 reviews