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Campsite Alvor ***

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At Campsite Alvor in Alvor (Faro) camping costs as little as €13,- per night during low season with CampingCard ACSI. At one of the 400 touring pitches you will get a discounted rate during the period 01-01-2017 - 01-07-2017 and 01-09-2017 - 31-12-2017. At this campsite you can not only use your CampingCard ACSI for inexpensive camping, you can also use your ACSI Club ID (as an alternative ID).

By being divided into small terraces with plenty of shade, this large campsite always has a relaxed ambiance. Varied landscaping. Swimming pool with deckchairs at the bar.

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Detail information about this campsite

General information

Period of opening
01-01-2017 till 31-12-2017
4.5 ha
Number of touring pitches
Number of permanent pitches
Campsite suitable for disabled persons

* Facilities printed in bold are not included in the overnight rate. Supplementary charges will apply. (This does not mean that facilities which are not printed in bold are free!)

Popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • surface area:200 m2
    • period:01-03/30-10
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Caravans allowed
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:average
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Opening hours reception
    • From - until:09.00-13.00 | 14.00-19.00
  • Opening hours barrier
    • From - until:08.00-24.00
Campsite rules
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • length:12
    • weight:7500 kg
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ:charcoal | gas
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total:2
Water and toilet facilities
  • Showers: hot water
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Standard toilets
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Showers: cold water
  • Washbasins: cold water
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Snack bar
  • Takeaway meals
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Bar
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Bicycles
  • Safes
  • Outdoor swimming pool
    • surface area:200 m2
    • period:01-03/30-10
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area:30 m2
    • period:01-03/30-10
  • Sandy beach
  • Rocky coastline
Sports and play
  • Table tennis table
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Children's playground: small
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance:1 km
    • total:18
Recreation (adults)
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level:average
  • Games room
  • Television
Ground and vegetation
  • Hard ground
  • Sand
  • Sloping site
  • Terraced site
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Sunbathing area
Situation of campsite
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance:0,05 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance:4 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance:0,05 km
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance:1 km
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:16 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
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Average rating: 7.7

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A R Smith, on this campsite in February 2017

Travelling party: Seniors


Stood here for the second time in two years. This is a Y shaped site past the entrance. The left side runs between statics onto tree covered pitches which can be difficult to reach and have little sunlight. The right side runs down to an open area with rough ground that is open but sheltered. Very badly kept, yet the best part in winter as it is in full sun and will receive wifi. There is a small but excellent, clean toilet block which, incongruously also has two warm pet showers. We really enjoy staying here, close to town and plenty of walking, with good supermarket round the corner. However, we were witness to the site being prepared for more and more mobile homes, there was already less space than 2 years ago, and we were told that there would be little space left for campers. The site always says that space is available, so phoning beforehand is not useful. We hope ACSI will evaluate this site which excellent value.

Janet Taylor, on this campsite in October 2016

Travelling party: Couple


Agree with comments made by last two people. We stayed for 4 nights and there was a barking dog and sometimes more for hours on end in the evening. They weren\'t on site so not sure where they were but really annoying . You can catch a in the town to Lagos and Albufeira but get the timetable from the tourist info. Local buses about every 1/2 hour to Portimao. Lots of restaurants and bars in town .

Joop Urlings, on this campsite in October 2016

Travelling party: Seniors


Ligging prima. Zeer kleine plaatsen voor campers op grint. Is nodig wat modernisering en opknapwerk nodig voor sanitair en verdere inrichting van de camping. Rommelige indeling van plaatsen. Veel vaste plaatsen.

Jean Paul Ducasse, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Couple


Personnel accueillant et sympa avons passé 1 semaine. Village sympa et bon Resto. Rapport qualité prix excellent; nous y reviendrons.

Avrillynne, on this campsite in April 2016

Travelling party: Couple


I agreed with the last reviewer - conveniently placed, first impressions not good but once a pitch was found (chocs are a must) we settled down. Sanitary facilities old but plentiful, clean and free hot water, Wifi erratic but can be used. Staff very helpful. Only bar open early April but would return later in year.

Elisabeth, on this campsite in January 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Emplacements petits et peu nombreux car préférence est faite aux mobilhomes et résidents anglais. Le personnel féminin peu agréable à l\'accueil. Commerces à proximité.

Ivan Hill, on this campsite in October 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Very convenient campsite in walking distance to the town of Alvor. Large supermarket close by. First impressions were a little disappointing as the layout is very higgledy piggedly and the facilities quite dated. However everything worked and lovely pool & pleasant bar area/terrace. There is another campsite much nearer the beach and the same distance from the town but it is more an estacion servico Autocaravannes with just electricity and a water/elsan point though the low price reflects this. Wifi is woeful but fortunately there are a number of bars and restaurants in town with excellent free wifi.

Gert, on this campsite in July 2015

Travelling party: Young couple


Veel hoogteverschil op de camping. Plekken soms erg lang en ongemarkeerd, waardoor het niet duidelijk is of je ergens kan staan. Sanitair beetje goedkoop maar wel in orde. GEEN wifi op de plekken. In de zomer eigenlijk te heet om naar het strand te lopen. Supermarkt om de hoek is perfect. Pizzeria op camping is ook erg goed.

Eduard Vries, on this campsite in June 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Leuke camping met terrasjes . Wij stonden op een perfecte plaats en zo waren er meer. De omgeving is leuk. Je kunt er goed fietsen, o.a. naar Portimao, en daar over de boulevard. Trouwens ook het dorpje Alvor is erg leuk. Maar......die honden.....ze blaffen de hele dag.....en vooral ook \'s nachts.....!!!! Voor ons reden om de camping te verlaten! Het personeel had hier nog nooit een klacht over vernomen. Overigens werden wij verplicht een polsbandje te dragen....die hebben wij direct weer losgeknipt en daar was verder ook nooit controle op....

Zofia, on this campsite in May 2015

Travelling party: Seniors


Bardzo przyjemny, niewielki, ale ma wszystko, czego potrzebuje turysta. Jedyny problem to zanikające WIFI. W pobliżu duży sklep Pingo Doce. Do Alvor można dojść piechotą. W miasteczku dużo barów, restauracji i sklepów - ceny umiarkowane. Jest port rybacki, gdzie rano można kupić świeże owoce morza i przyjemny park krajobrazowy na wydmach. Na piękne plaże lepiej podjechać samochodem (przy plażach bezpłatne parkingi). Można wybrać szeroką piaszczystą plażę Alvor, albo schowaną w złotych klifach Praia dos Três Irmãos. Jednym słowem polecam.

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  • Campsite Alvor
    Estrada dos Montes
    8500-053 / Alvor Portimão

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    37°8'5"N 8°35'25"W
  • Over two roundabouts by the white church on the N125 to Alvor (between Portimão-Lagos) then 1st exit. Campsite on the left, quite a way past the airport.

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Max. 22.9° 25.7° 27.8° 26.2° 24.2° 22.6° 22.8°
Min. 16.7° 16.6° 17.6° 17.9° 17.4° 16.8° 15.6°
Precipitation 5% 0% 5% 0% 10% 20% 15%
Wind direction NW W SW W W W W
Wind speed 4 3 3 3 3 4 4

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Relative humidity Precipitation total (mm) Hours of sunshine
Jan 82% 63 5
Feb 81% 53 6
Mar 80% 47 7
Apr 78% 45 7
May 81% 22 6
Jun 78% 5 10
Jul 80% 2 10
Aug 79% 6 8
Sep 81% 22 6
Oct 81% 50 6
Nov 81% 62 5
Dec 83% 56 4
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