We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 162 Albufeira hotels

Vale de Carros

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Apartado 6015 | Olhos d'Agua, Albufeira 8200-925, Portugal
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Vale de Carros to your Saves list
Vale de Carros
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
78%
Ranked #52 of 162 hotels in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Andyemwest
  • Overview
  • Reviews (347)
  • Photos (131)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (1)
  • Room tips (85)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

347 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    106
    154
    60
    18
    9
See reviews for
103
151
9
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (85)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We only stayed here for 1 night as we were staying in a villa close by for the rest of our holiday but I have to say that the apartment was basic, clean and tidy. The receptionist and bar staff were extremely helpful and polite and we were even able to spend the last day of our holiday around their... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never written a review on trip advisor about anywhere else I've stayed before, and I usually stay in 5 star hotels. I wanted an affordable getaway for a week. This was a perfect self catering place to stay. After reading the bad reviews I was nervous, especially staying on my own with my 4 year old. All the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was looking for a cheap get away. Read the reviews on trip advisor but didn't experience any of the negatives mentioned. Apartments were clean, pool looked clean although we never used it. Only once was reception not staffed but the bar is next door and it took me 10 secs to find someone, guess they were watching Worldcup football match.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Swansea, United Kingdom
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite place but too far from many places.Also very basic apartment,had to hire toaster electric fan and kettle. Some of the staff where help full but not all. spent a lot of money on taxies. Wont go back there.

Was this review helpful? Yes
essex uk
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved it appartments clean and tidy staff friendly ok it's a bit of a walk to anywhere we took our 3 year old grandson who had the time of his life in the pool and the beach shame we only spent a week there albufeira town is well worth a visit plenty of resteruants and bars

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Birmingham
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go home today wish we had booked longer. Me my husband and 2 young daughters have had a lovely time found all the staff very friendly and very accommodating and they go out of their way to help you. It's very clean and we had fresh towels and bedding on a regular basis. We will definitely be rebooking to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Nice very quite! Long walk to anywhere? ? Staff nice & friendly, make sure you have lots of mozzi repellent 15 bites one night, 2 pool's very nice bottom one quite never many round it, set in lovely gardens!!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Been at this apartment for nearly a week now (going home tomorrow) the room is basic, the beds are like rocks and the showers are like little dirty cubicals in a cramped bathroom! The management staff are extremely rude especially the baldish man at reception and the really skinny blonde lady with curly hair, both extremely rude and shouldn't be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My husband and I have just returned from a 5 night break and had an amazing time. We were looking for a nice relaxing time and that's exactly what we got. The apartments are a little bit dated but very clean and had a lovely big balcony with sun loungers and a table and chairs. The staff on reception were... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

Great place, paid £380 inc. flights & transfers for 2 adults & a child. Absolute bargain. Cute apartments with large sun trap balconies, bed wasn't the most comfy but sheets and towels were changed regularly. Kitchen had 2 rings a plentiful pots & pan & crockery, fridge with a small freezer section. Bathroom was basic , functional shower, sink, wc.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Vale de Carros, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Vale de Carros? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Vale de Carros

Address: Apartado 6015 | Olhos d'Agua, Albufeira 8200-925, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Vale de Carros 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, HostelBookers, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Tingo, Travelocity, BookingOdigeoWL, Venere and Otel so you can book your Vale de Carros reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Vale De Carros Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Vale De Carros Hotel Albufeira

131 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (132)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (32)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (31)
Viewed
Room/suite (13)
Viewed
View from room (12)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Family/play areas (6)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Other (32)

Amenities

Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#5 Best Value Hotel in Albufeira
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
111

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of Vale de Carros and other travelers.
1 question

See which rooms travelers prefer