If bed & breakfast, self-catering and rooms-only boarding options are on your mind, then the Luna Alvor Bay might just meet all your check-list. Ideal for travellers looking for a seafront hotel, yet relaxing and close to the recreational idea, the hotel is mostly visited by couples, honeymooners, families, and group travellers. And besides the warm hospitality, it offers three-star facilities and services.
Luna Alvor Bay houses 149 functional studios. They come fitted with kitchenette—electric hob, toaster, electric kettle, pots and pans, dishwasher, cutleries and dining table and chair are available in each kitchen. Other facilities available in these modern studios are TV with satellite, phone, safe deposit box, air conditioning, en suite with bath amenities, hairdryer and WiFi internet—you might have to locally pay to use some of the room facilities. There are balconies and they are built overlooking either the sea or the neighbourhood. Also spacious with a rich interior, you can select between twin beds and double bed—approach the front deck for extra bed and crib.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
The hotel offers bed & breakfast, self-catering and rooms-only boarding options. The main restaurant serves breakfast in international buffet style. You will find tons of choices from both cold & hot items and beverages sections. Freshly prepared/baked using local ingredients, the breakfast spread is wholesome. The restaurant also houses a bar counter where an extensive bar menu is offered, catering to local and international collections—both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. But in case you want to go explore the neighbourhood, you will find restaurants, bars, shops and clubs within 400 metres radius. And not only are the restaurants pocket friendly, they also serve various cuisines.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
There is an outdoor swimming pool that comes surrounded by plenty of loungers and parasols. You can play water polo, water volleyball and water gymnasium—approach the front desk for beach towel and lilos. There is a TV lounge where you can catch up with friends or with your favourite live show—other than that there are few board and cards games within the premises. And if holidaying close to nature is on your mind, there are many beaches that you can explore one after the other. Trekking and hiking are also possible as there are many beautiful lakes locked amidst the mountains.
Perched across 14 floors, the Luna Alvor Bay is a seafront hotel that houses 149 studios. It is located in Torralta (Alvor), about 200 metres from the beach. Ideal for travellers looking for a seaside holiday, there are multiple beaches around the hotel in all three directions. You will find dining and shopping areas within four minutes on foot. Pestana Golf Academy, Onyria Palmares Beach & Golf Resort, Penina Hotel & Golf Resort are hardly a few minutes in a car—do visit the famous Algarve International Circuit, commonly known for karting and technology park (20 km). Also, there are some renowned towns around the hotel—ideal for day trips they are Lagos, Torralta, Portimao and a few more. The harbour is a pleasant 500 metres walk and distance to Faro Airport is 66 km.
Distance to Beach: 200 metres
Time to Beach (walking): 2 minutes
Distance to Shops and Restaurants: 400 metres
Time to Shops and Restaurants (walking): 4 minutes