Whether you want to book a hotel room, rent a car in Faro, or just visit this beautiful destination, you are reading the right guide.
Many people wrongly overlook Faro as a holiday destination. It is however, a place of traditional beauty and peaceful ambiance. It is right next to the Ria Formosa national park; which contains many beautiful water lagoons with diverse wildlife and migratory birds. Faro’s beauty stems from its three sandbar island beaches. It is truly the best destination for those who have a busy mind, and are looking for a simple, beautiful, and quiet destination.
We will take a look at five of Faro’s budget hotels.
1. Hotel Alfonso III
This 2-star budget hotel is located in the center of Faro, making it equally close to all of its hotspots. The most beautiful feature of Hotel Alfonso III’s rooms is that they have large balconies that offer a panoramic view of Ria Formosa national park. There is free Wi-Fi, and the rooms are air-conditioned.
It is quite easy to move around in Faro from your stay in Hotel Alfonso III, because it is very close to the old town, train station, and bus terminals.
it offers continental breakfast buffet with fresh juice in the morning. An iron and laundry services are also available.
2. Hotel 3k Faro Aeroporto
This 3-star hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi access.
Hotel 3k Faro Aeroporto’s rooms include flat-screen TVs with satellite and cable channels, a balcony, and air conditioning.
All the rooms have private bathrooms with a shower and free toiletries.
There is a garden and terrace, as well as a 24-hour front desk. The hotel also offers grocery deliveries, a tour desk, and a shared lounge.
It is located 4.8 km from Faro Train Station and 3.5 km from Faro Beach
3. Casa De Estoi Hotel
This hotel used to be a family home back in the 1900s. It is a small hotel that mixes modern and traditional Portuguese styles.
Casa De Estoi hotel offers a heated pool surrounded by sun lounges, and it is very close to the attractive Algarve region.
It is rated as the best value-for-money hotel in Estoi.
4. Guest House Sao Filipe
Guest House Sao Filipe is located only 7 km away from Faro International Airport, right in the heart of Faro’s historic center.
24-hour front desk and free Wi-Fi are available. Rooms have their own private bathrooms with baths and showers, a hair dryer, tea & coffee facilities, air conditioning, and cable TV.
It is 800 meters away from the Cathedral of Faro.
5. Hotel Eva
This four-star hotel is located in the center of Faros and it offers luxurious services like Turkish bath, sauna, health club, a rooftop pool, and the Day Spa that offers beauty treatment and massages.
Room service is available, and rooms have work desks and minibars. Some rooms offer views of the sea, the marina, and the Ria Formosa national park from their balconies.
The Ria Formosa national park can be accessed by boat from the marina in front of the hotel.
The Faro Train Station is only a 5-minute walk away.
To conclude, Faro is a little-known holiday destination that deserves more fame because of its simple beauty. The Ria Formosa national park is a must-see in Faro, and it makes a perfect summer destination for quiet walks on the beach.