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The Balaia Plaza Aparthotel is set in a large area of landscaped gardens on the road from Oura to Olhos d'Agua and overlooking the Santa Eulalia coastline. This complex has a modern and spacious design. The 2 accommodation areas are linked by way of a 5 storey atrium with 2 glass-sided panoramic elevators. A large glazed wall reaches up from the lobby area to the hexagonal skylight four floors above.

## Please note that a cash security deposit of €100 per person may be required at check in for some guests upon the hotel’s discretion. The security deposit will then be returned to the guests upon check out, if there are no damages or disturbances during the stay. ##

How far is the nearest beach?

The nearest supervised beach is located 500 metres away from the hotel by road, and 300 metres on foot.

Distance from Airport

Faro Airport (FAO) is situated roughly 35Km from the complex.


The Balaia Plaza Aparthotel offers 76 air conditioned apartments. All are the apartments are fully equipped with a kitchen, large balcony, satellite television, in-room safe, direct- dial telephone and bathroom with hairdryer.

Food & Drink

Large lounge bar with nightly entertainment (just in the Summer), lobby bar facility for functions, pool-side snack bar, international and Portuguese cuisine restaurant (in adjacent sister complex, open from April to October). Large lounge bar with nightly entertainment (just in the summer), lobby bar facility for functions, pool-side snack bar

Sports & Entertainment

Sporting and leisure activities include a large free-form pool with a separate children’s pool, sun terraces and gardens with children’s playground, heated indoor pool, fully equipped health club featuring a sauna, steam bath, water-jet treatment, jacuzzi, massage room, games room with table tennis, snooker, pool, video games, fast-court tennis court and multi-sport court adjacent to area (extra charge).

Chargeable Extras

Facilities & services

Spacious lounge area in main atrium, hairdresser, car rental facility (special rates for hotel guests), open-air parking for 120 cars and 2 coaches, mini bus operating 3 times a day to Albufeira (centre),except week-ends and bank holidays – free service (from April to October), a maid service 6 times a week, bed linen changed twice a week and towels 3 times a week, meeting facilities are also available and include a large meeting room suitable for 200 pax theatre style, or 120 pax school room style. Full support service for audio visual, coffee breaks, lunches and dinners (up to 120 pax).

Useful Information on Distances

Golf (6km), water skiing (1km), wind surfing (1km), water parks, (11km), horse riding (2km), deep-sea fishing (9km), squash (3km).


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Rental
  • By the Beach
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Pool
  • Lifts
  • Lounge
  • Luggage Storage
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Turkish Bath
  • Whirlpool