Benagil beach, near Albufeira, is an absolute gem and easy to miss.Tucked away behind a towering craggy cliff, you will find beautiful soft golden sands and great bathing.
For golden sands as far as the eye can see, head to Praia da Rocha, where the beach is great for kids and the town is buzzing with restaurants and bars – definitely not one for the escapists!
Vila Joya - Fine dinning for connoisseurs. Dieter Koschina presents a "fine dinning" cuisine in a refined ambience, descreet friendly service and backed by an experinced kitchen staff . In the summer there is a terrace which is charming for lunch and dinner. Reservations are required and accepts Credit Cards. Always open.
Praia de Santa Eulália - A small restaurant on the beach specializing in fish dishes. Closed on Mondays and accepts Credit Cards.
Aldar - Located in the Hotel Sheraton this stylish restaurant specialising in Moroccan cuisine. Closed on Sundays and Mondays. Accepts Credit Cards.
Ramires - Claims to be the first restaurant in the Algarve that served the local very popular dish of "Chicken Piri-Piri".
Albufeira Useful Telephone Numbers
Tourist Information - 808 781 212
Town Hall (Lagoa) - 282 341 410
Health Center Albufeira - 289 598 400
Local police(GNR) - 289 587 224
Ambulance - 282 52 888
Fire Service - 085
Sea rescue - 900 202 202
Emergency services Operator - 112
Faro Airport - ++351 289-800800
Taxis - 95 280 29 00
British Consulate - 282 490 750