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Campsite Alvor ***

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At Campsite Alvor in Alvor (Faro) camping costs as little as €16,- per night during low season with CampingCard ACSI. At one of the 400 touring pitches you will get a discounted rate during the period 01-09-2020 - 31-12-2020. 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).

Because it is divided into small terraces with plenty of shade, this large campsite always has a relaxed ambiance. Varied landscaping. Swimming pool with deckchairs close to the bar. Good campsite for hibernators. For stays from 30 nights 10% extra discount.

CampingCard ACSI discount 01-09-2020 ⭤ 31/12/2020
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Average rating: 7.3

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Pedro Nuno Fernandes Maia, on this campsite in September 2020


Travelling party: Couple

Calm place with no problem about Corona. Always I put my mask in facilities and outside the family caravan. All tourist people put the facial mask. We need put all days the mask if you enjoyed holidays in safety.

Mark Webb, on this campsite in January 2020


Travelling party: Couple

Wonderful, quiet very friendly campsite. Our first booked with ACSI Camping Card. Very impressed.

Alison, on this campsite in October 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Great location- walking distance into the beautiful town of Alvor.
Toilets and showers are very outdated and seriously need an upgrade. The location is the only reason to use this site.

C&H, on this campsite in September 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Difficult to work out where pitches were as no system of numbers or markers. Ground uneven and dusty apart from top of site which looked very cramped. Wi-fi ok as was pool although sun beds needed attention or cleaning. Small shop and reasonably priced bar. A lot of permanent residents who frequented the bar. Easy access to the town and seafront downhill with plenty of shops restaurants and bars ..including several Irish bars, but also very good Portuguese local restaurants. Can only pay with cash in reception.

luis miguel, on this campsite in July 2019


Travelling party: Couple

Camping estrategicamente ubicado para combinar playa y visitas.
Inconeniente camping con parcelas en terrazas dificultando aparcar con caravanas sin Mover. A mi gusto falto atencion del personal de recepcion y operarios del camping para ayudar a colocar caravanas en plazas tan complicadas. Ayuda que si encontre en muchos otros camping. Ahi te dicen ahi estan las plazas coge la que te gusta era temporada Baja pero me falto ayuda.

Jacqueline Hogg, on this campsite in May 2019


Travelling party: Couple

camp site Bars too much like burger, fish n chips, karaoke etc.camp shop closed??? No cards at all (except Portuguese bank cards) so have cash. Reception staff miserable. 10 minute walk into Alvor port and old town - lovely. walk to town centre and beach something else 20 mins. Free camping arrangement no pitch allocation vans may be very close. Alvor fortunately really nice though lots of Brit/irish bars. Support the local businesses and you will see the friendliness come good.some class restaurants.

Davina Simmons, on this campsite in May 2019


Travelling party: Couple

The position is good to get to Alvor, Praia de Rocha and Portimao easy cycle to all. Bar/restaurant ok if you want anything with chips. Toilets clean but dated. No marked pitches so can imagine if busy pretty chaotic but plenty of room in May

Peter Rafferty, on this campsite in September 2018


Travelling party: Couple

Not a bad site, with clean toilets and showers.

The site has no logical layout, yes it’s large enough, but we found it difficult to find a flat pitch for our tent and couldn’t get one with shade.

That said we stayed for over a week and seemed to get use to the local barking dogs.

Good entertainment some evenings, the campsite allows new arrivals with caravans and motorhomes up until midnight. So witnessing idiots turning up well after dark trying to negotiate this steep and poorly lit area is most amusing.

Robert Ward, on this campsite in May 2018


Travelling party: Couple

Facilities very clean. Pleasant reception staff. Part of the site is very steep but offers larger wilder pitches. Small pitches on flat ground, in straight lines, are available at the top of the site. Had to leave after two nights due to noise and dust from constant strimming. Quite a few mosquitoes too. Large supermarket almost next door. Town and beach easy walking distance. Reception does not open until 9am so plan ahead if you want an early departure.

Charles Maltby, on this campsite in November 2017


Travelling party: Couple

Thought we'd found the best campsite in Cadiz. This one topped it!
Great, organized reception. Found a great pitch, 819, up the hill,sun from 0800 until 1800, close to new or refurbished shower block. Plants in a male toilet block! Always clean and pleasant.
Spa on site, good sauna, reasonable prices.
We'll stocked shop.
Close to village,for local bars and restaurants, reasonable prices.
Definitely a favourite.


General information

Period of opening *
01-01-2020 till 31-12-2020
4.5 ha
Number of touring pitches
Number of permanent pitches
Campsite suitable for disabled persons

* The opening period may vary due to the measures surrounding the coronavirus.

** Amenities in bold are not included in the overnight price. Some may need to be paid for. (This does not imply that all amenities not 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
  • Mobile internet
    • Type:4G
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
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
  • Toilet paper provided
  • 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
  • Breakfast available
  • 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
  • A shower (150 cmsx150 cms minimum) and a toilet (165x220cms or 190cmsx190cms minimum)
  • Shower seat / shower chair (folding or mobile) approximately 48 cm high
  • Tap without push control
  • Quiet during the day and at night
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity:16 ampère | 6 ampère
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds


The weather on this campsite

Average temperature


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

Weather forecast


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Max. 17° 16.9° 18.3° 19.5° 18.7° 17.5° 16.1°
Min. 10.9° 11° 12.3° 14° 11.7° 10.5° 10.7°
Precipitation 70% 65% 70% 55% 15% 30% 55%
Wind direction SW SW E E NO N N
Wind speed 3 3 4 4 3 3 4


  • 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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