Holidaycheck Award 16
Tripadvisor Coe Hof 15
TU Holly 15



jeep safaris, boat trips, bird spotting . .. choose your activity !


Albufeira | Algarve | Portugal
With an unrivalled location, overlooking the Falésia Beach, at Olhos de Água, close to Albufeira and Vilamoura. The hotel is close to the shopping district and has direct access to Falésia Beach.

W 8º 11' 5.06'' . N 37º 5' 33.27''

Albufeira: 8 km
Vilamoura: 14 Km
Internacional Faro Airport: 35 km


Hotel Porto Bay Falésia
Quinta do Milharó
8200-591 - Olhos de Água
Albufeira - Algarve
Tel: +351 289 007 700
Fax: +351 289 007 720

Porto Bay Falésia {4*}


direct access to the beach, relaxing views, lush greenery, lit up all year round, a gastronomic experience, comfort, the surrounding lounges and...

An extensive sandy beach right at your feet at the Porto Bay Falésia, in the Algarve. The magic of white sand stands out against the traditional red rocks of the Algarve.

With direct access to the beach, the 310 rooms are set in surroundings punctuated by pools, abundant greenery, enchanting views, sun, comfort and good eating.

The indoor pool, jacuzzi and Spa offer the chance to relax.

The three viewpoints overlooking the cliffs take in the sounds of the sea and the birds in a unique relaxing spot...


They represent comfort, cosiness and are decorated in a warm and inviting style. The rooms overlooking the sea have a sublime view over the white sand of the beach, interspersed by the green of the pine trees and the typical red of the Algarve cliffs.

We have options for families with more than 3 people, rooms adapted for physically disabled or other special situations. Contact


22 m2 | up to 2 pax.

Feel the harmony of your surroundings. Every little detail will contribute to your holidays . ..

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27.5 m2 | up to 3 pax.

If you would prefer a special stay that is even more homely and comfortable you can choose a superior room . ..

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FROM 95,95 EUR

46.5 m2 | up to 3 pax.

With an extensive and spacious veranda, as well as plenty of space the junior suite offers a comfortable . ..

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FROM 102,6 EUR

Prices are the "starting from" prices, corresponding to the lowest price available within the next 60 days, based on a room for two people. The prices displayed include taxes.


International flavours

Memorable breakfasts on the terrace, lunches and snacks by the pool or overlooking the viewpoints, dinners with varied flavours…

At the Porto Bay Falésia you can enjoy good international cuisine or choose from the Italian menu.

Enjoy the Madeira restaurant for national and international flavours, let yourself enjoy the flavours of Italy at Il Basílico or if you prefer something lighter, choose the Falésia bar & lounges.



Those who appreciate genuine Italian flavours will find a perfect mix of ingredients with a special touch that demonstrates this well-liked cuisine very well... Try the à la carte dinner served indoors or on the terrace.

In the evenings in the summertime live Brazilian music is performed in the open air, adding to the flavours of dinner at Il Basilico served in the hotel grounds...

suggestion: Antipasto Misto Alla Toscana



breakfast . dinner

In the Madeira restaurant choose want you want from the themed buffets every day at dinner. Here you will find the refinement of international flavours in a selection of dishes created with lots of charm.
Breakfast is served in this restaurant.

Suggestion: Herdade de são miguel red wine - Brasilian Buffet



snacks . lunch . afternoon tea

Located right next to the hotel’s outdoor pool and close to the fabulous lookout points offering views over the sea and the cliffs. make the most of the light meals, à la carte, snacks, fruit juices and even special children’s menus which the Falésia bar has to offer.

Suggestion: gratinated goat cheese in puff pastry with
lettuce, walnuts and honey



At Búzios the magic of the night is reflected on the sensuality of the live music. surrender to the sound of a ballad and allow your good
mood to transport you onto the dance floor. Cocktails, Sparkling Wines, Wines, Liqueurs... Choose your partner!

Suggestion: Adega Velha - portuguese brandy | Rémy Martin.



You can also choose to use room service for breakfast and meals throughout the day. Enjoy the views from the comfort of your room and watch your favourite programme as you tuck into a tricolore salad or a great spicy pizza. Finish off with a chocolate brownie...

Opening times: 07h30 - 22h30


Blu Spa at PortoBay Falésia

Blu Spa at PortoBay Falésia

Emmerse yourself in our oasis of tranquility – a world away from the daily stress.

Starting from the benefits of cosmetic marine technology, the intuition of therapists and the spa design we offer, everything we do is geared to improve your wellbeing.

With four treatment suites, sauna, turkish bath and jacuzzi, Blu Spa is the perfect sanctuary to enjoy unique moments of relaxation.

We invite you to choose between a wide range of programmes, treatments and rituals basead on international recognized and prestigious cosmetic spa brands.
Don´t miss the opportunity to enjoy our exclusive signature experience - Blu Cocoon - using active noise reduction for total relaxation.

At Blu Spa, we just help you to feel healthy, relaxed and balanced.

For more informations about our treatments please contact:

Opening times:
09h30 – 19h30 (Summer)
09h30 – 18h00 (winter)



the perfect place to relax...


fantastic views over the cliffs and the sea...

In the Algarve you look out over red cliffs, surrounded by golden sand, the sea, the perfectly blue sky and the twittering of bee-eaters which nest in the pine trees around the hotel.

There are various spaces to relax. As well as the viewpoints guests can now enjoy even more peace and quiet in the sunbeds´or the puffs...

Without a shadow of a doubt, one of the highlights of your stay... enjoy a phenomenal view over the fiery-coloured cliffs against the clean blue of the Algarve sea...
As the sun sets it takes other forms, enjoy a refreshing "basílico", one of the Porto Bay cocktails, an old whisky or a glass of Herdade S. Miguel Reserva red... and feel in good spirits!!


events, meetings, conferences, banquets...


The Porto Bay Falésia, located at Olhos d'Água, Albufeira, has 3 meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 250 people.

The combination of comfortable modern meeting rooms and the resort Spa facilities, pools and direct access to Falésia beach make choosing Porto Bay Falésia to host your event easy!

There is a dedicated team to make sure that events held here are a success. Enjoy the break to regain your energy, request our coffee-break or breakfast service.

You will find a projector screen, flipchart and markers, pads of paper and pens in your meeting room, compliments of the hotel.
Make your event even more special by personalising the room or requesting other equipment.

The rooms can be organised in the manner most suitable for your group.

See details and sizes of the conference rooms

Information & Bookings:
+351 291 707 712 | (please indicate the name of the hotel for which you would like to receive information)


Holiday Package

Package: accommodation, breakfast, buffet dinners...

Algarve Nature Package

Feel the Nature of the Algarve !!

Early Booking

Take advantage of the 5% early booking discount that we offer you...

Prestige Blue Discount

Exclusive! Prestige Blue members get a 5% discount on charges from this site. To book here insert your discount code: PRESTIGE

Prestige Gold Discount

Exclusive! Prestige Gold members get a 10% discount on charges from this site. To book here insert your discount code: PRESTIGOLD

News & Reviews

15 April 2016

A year ago we got on board this adventure to "extend” IN PortoBay magazine to a digital version with a weekly dynamic, and with the same commitment: involve our guests into the world of PortoBay hotels and destinations !!
Read the full article here . ..

29 March 2016
Algarve Nature Week
is coming !!
PBF ANW Jeepsafari 2

The period between 13 and 17 April is dedicated to nature lovers at the PortoBay Falesia hotel, offering guests organised jeep safaris, walking and bicycle tours, observation of various species, and a theme dinner with regional products . .. Take advantage of this special package, also available throughout the year, and discover the natural beauty the Algarve has to offer !!
Learn more here . ..

05 April 2016
Have you already participated in our “Moments@PortoBay” photo contest?
PB FB Momentsportobay

You still have one month to send in your pictures !!
In May, we will choose the winner, who will receive a three-night stay at the PortoBay hotel of their choice. Share with us your special moments experienced at PortoBay hotels in Madeira, the Algarve, Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo or Búzios.
Send your photographs, up to a maximum of 6, to and . .. good luck ;-)

16 March 2016
The Algarve on Foot

For most visitors the Algarve means sun and beaches, cocktails on the sand or by the poolside, delicious food and fun at all hours. But the Algarve is more than people think . ..
Read the full article here . ..

26 February 2016
PBRI Pasteisnata

The Pastel de Nata is one of the icons of Portuguese culture and confectionery. Made to an original recipe from the Santa Maria de Belém Monastery (what is now Jerónimos Monastery), in Lisbon and on sale since 1837 under the name Pastel de Belém. Find out more about this Portuguese delicacy !!
Read the full article here . ..

04 February 2016
We are upgrading
all mattresses at our hotels !!
PBL Suite 1

At PortoBay, our mission is to do everything for your sleep to be even more restful and refreshing. This is why we are upgrading all of the mattresses at our hotels. Around 3,000 new mattresses are being installed. The old ones, still in good condition, have been handed out to employees and welfare institutions.
At PortoBay, our guests' comfort is essential . .. Now, we have 30 cm mattresses with 5 cm mattress toppers. In other words, our beds are now higher and even more comfortable !!

03 February 2016
Carnival at PortoBay’s destinations
Rio De Janeiro Carnaval Afrodrigues Riotur

Right after Christmas and the New Year’s Eve, we’re already on countdown to one of the most expected celebrations of the year . .. Nobody forgets that February means Carnival !!
Year after year, PortoBay’s destinations like Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Búzios, Madeira, Lisbon and Algarve celebrate this special occasion with all the muss and fuss that it deserves.
So it’s better if you get your costume ready and join the party !!
Read the full article here . ..


For Porto Bay Falésia it is a matter of pride to achieve guest’s expectations. This position has fostered significant loyalty which distinguishes us and has led to a host of awards from tourist operators, online travel agents, or travel audit websites. Thank you!



fresh fish, beaches and cliffs, sun, golf courses…


Feel the light in the Algarve... On the beaches, in the climate and in the hospitality!!

The beaches in the Algarve, with their red cliffs, are a delight!! The little fishing villages and the wealth of fresh fish and seafood make this a must for our visitors. You'll find sun and light all year long, beaches, golf, museums and castles...

The almond sweets, the white houses with their ornate chimneys, are the result of the region's rich history, filled with Moorish influences and castles.

Chocolate Liquor Wines 7
Porto Bay Wine Week Algarve 4
PortoBay Tennis clinics


06 May - 08 May

PortoBay Tennis clinics
Come play tennis with a talented Portuguese Olympic tennis player !!Enjoy this exclusive experien...
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12 Jun - 28 Jun

PortoBay Popular Saints
Saint Anthony, Saint John, Saint Peter . .. June is when we celebrate the popular saints!! There'...
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12 Jun - 28 Jun

Popular Parades of Quarteira
Saint Anthony, Saint John, Saint Peter . .. June is when we celebrate the popular saints !!One of...
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30 Jun - 02 Jul

MED Festival . .. in Loulé
World Music brings life to the historical center of Loulé !!The MED is more than a music festival...
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21 Jul - 24 Jul

True italian Essence
The Il Basilico in the Porto Bay Falésia Hotel will be the setting of the event dedicated to the ...
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27 Jul - 31 Jul

Al-Buhera Festival
The Al-Buhera Festival returns to Albufeira’s Praça dos Pescadores, one of the most emblematic na...
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29 Jul - 31 Jul

Festival Internacional de Jazz de Loulé
Loulé International Jazz Festival is celebrating its 22nd year!! As has been the custom, the even...
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05 Aug - 14 Aug

Silves Medieval Fair
Silves Medieval Fair runs between the 5th and 14th August. There will be 9 days of great entertai...
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20 Aug - 28 Aug

FOLKFARO – Folclore Internacional da Cidade de Faro
 FOLKFARO – Faro International Folk Festival - the biggest folklore festival in the south of Port...
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01 Sep - 31 Oct

Ancient Music Encounter
The Churches and the "Louletano Theather are inhabited by ancient music !!The encounter, in its 1...
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02 Sep - 04 Sep

Fisherman's Festival in Albufeira
Get to know one of the most fascinating festivals that celebrate the fishing traditions!!The fish...
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30 Sep - 05 Oct

Bird Watching Festival
The Algarve has a vast natural richness, and thus brings together scenarios unequalled at the wor...
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01 Oct - 31 Oct

Algarve Classic Festival
Don't miss this event totally dedicated to classic automobiles !!Classic car lovers cannot miss t...
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01 Oct - 31 Oct

Bird Watching Festival
The Algarve has a vast natural richness, and thus brings together scenarios unequalled at the wor...
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20 Oct - 23 Oct

Portugal Masters
In October and for the 8th consecutive year, golf stars from around the world travel to the Algar...
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26 Oct - 30 Oct

PortoBay Algarve Wine Week
Come find out all about wine in the PortoBay Falesia hotel !From 26th  to 30th October, the event...
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New hotel in Lisbon !!

Take advantage of our launch campaign for the new 4-star hotel: PortoBay Marquês

Win €10 a day in credit to spend on purchases in the hotel! You can use it on food and drinks. .. at breakfast, in the restaurant, in the bars, on room service or the mini-bar. Treat yourself !!

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6 hotels in the TOP25!!

Six PortoBay Group hotels are part of the exclusive lists of the world's best hotels !! The Cliff Bay and The Residence hotels (Madeira Island) are among the TOP25 Best Hotels in Portugal. The Cliff Bay was also listed among the TOP 25 Luxury Hotels in Portugal, while the PortoBay Serra Golf is on the list of the TOP25 Best Small Hotels. The Cliff Bay, Porto Santa Maria and Suite Hotel Eden Mar are among the TOP 25 Hotels for Romance in Portugal. In Brazil, L’Hotel Porto Bay São Paulo is listed among the 25 best luxury hotels.

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Photography Contest

Moments @ PortoBay

We want you to share with us your special moments experienced at the PortoBay hotels !! Send your photographs, up to a maximum of 6 to So, what's the prize ? A 3-night stay at any hotel in the PortoBay group, chosen by the winner !! The winners are picked in May and November. The photos will be published on Be part of this !!

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Porto Bay Events

Choose your next experience!

Porto Bay Events bring together the various events organised in the hotels of the group. This initiative also aims to promote and boost the main events held in the locations of the Porto Bay hotels: Madeira, Algarve, Rio de Janeiro, Búzios and São Paulo.

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