Holiday Village Algarve (also known as the Alto da Colina Apartments), Albufeira
The Holiday Village Algarve (also known as the Alto da Colina apartments during the winter months) offer more than the usual cheap holidays to Albufeira.
The apartment complex is a bright, inviting 5 storey building that houses 132 individual apartments. Albufeira holidays spent at the complex are often full of sea, sun and sports – both indoor and outdoor.
Location of the apartments
The apartment complex is located close to the beach and the local bus station, which is another novelty for cheap holidays in Albufeira.
The beach is a short walk away while the bus station is reached after a minute or two walking. The nearest railway station is about 7km from the Alto da Colina while the Old Town of Albufeira is around 6km away to the west. Regular buses run to the town so you can make the most of your Albufeira holidays.
Very few cheap holidays in Albufeira will provide the facilities found at the Alto da Colina apartments. The apartments are known for their top quality sports facilities and many people book their Albufeira holidays at the aparthotel because of this factor.
The apartments boast 6 swimming pools in total – 2 large outdoor pools, one indoor pool and 3 children’s pools. One of the outdoor pools claims to be the biggest in the Algarve whilst one of the children’s pools is specially designed for mothers with toddlers and babies. Other sports facilities that can be enjoyed during Albufeira holidays here include:
. A FIFA certified football pitch with quality artificial grass.
. A multipurpose sports court that accommodates basketball, volleyball, handball and tennis.
. A range of water sports that take place daily during the high season in the nearby ocean.
. A fully equipped gymnasium with cardiovascular and weight-training equipment.
In addition to all these facilities, the Alto da Colina apartments – which offer cheap holidays in Albufeira – also house a large Jacuzzi, a sauna where you can also get selected beauty treatments and a Turkish bath.
The apartment facilities at the Alto da Colina are also above the standard you would expect from most cheap holidays in Albufeira. Reviews by UK holidaymakers describe the apartments as being comfortable and spacious and very well equipped. The apartments have either 1 or 2 bedrooms and a double sofa bed in the lounge for extra guests. Each also has its own large balcony and attractive view of either the ocean or the town of Albufeira.
All apartments at this Albufeira holidays complex are en-suite with large bathrooms. The kitchens are also fully equipped with electric cooking rings, a microwave and fridge, a toaster and tea/coffee making facilities. The only thing that is not there is a washing machine however the apartment complex has an onsite laundry instead – which is another factor that most cheap holidays to Albufeira have missing.
Additional features of the Alto da Colina apartments include satellite TV, a direct dial telephone, a safety deposit box and air conditioning.
Many Albufeira holidays tend to lack adequate facilities for children however the Alto da Colina apartments pride themselves on being a family orientated complex.
In addition to the 3 children’s pools, there is also a kid’s club in the peak season, a playground with a safety floor, a kid’s games room and a splash area with lots of water games. The kid’s club leaders organise daily activities and evening discos so even youngsters enjoy their cheap holidays in Albufeira.
People who have spent their Albufeira holidays at the Alto da Colina apartments have left very positive reviews on many sites. In addition to all of the facilities that are offered on site, the complex is just a short bus ride from the town of Albufeira where shops, restaurants and bars can be found.
Children are well catered for on these cheap holidays to Albufeira, as are sports lovers and those who enjoy relaxing too. The pool terrace has sun beds available throughout the year, plus there is the sauna and other facilities to relax in as well. Sports lovers can enjoy a wide range of activities that aren’t offered on most Albufeira holidays.
Overall the apartment complex is clean and spacious and the rooms are tidy and well equipped in both the bathroom and the kitchen. All apartments have a large balcony and a good view of the surrounding area which often helps to make any holiday complete
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