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Campsite Alvor ***

General information

Campsite Alvor is a campsite in Alvor, Faro.This terraced camp site and camp site with sloping grounds has pitches with shade, pitches without shade and pitches with some shade. Alvor is located close to a sandy beach. It is possible to rent mobile homes, rooms, Studios, apartments and bungalows.

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The following rules apply to pets at (Alvor):
- Dog(s) permitted in low season (if on a lead)
- Dog(s) permitted in high season (if on a lead)

For sportive holidaymakers the camp site offers various cycle routes. The camp site has an outdoor swimming pool and a toddlers' pool.

You don't always have to cook, as the camp site has a snack bar and restaurant (with snack menu). The camp site also supplies fresh bread. You can also use the internet, as you can access the internet with your own laptop in 80% of the camp site.

www.campingalvor.com

Guide price €27.50
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Detail information about this campsite

B. Fikse

This inspector visits Campsite Alvor every year and inspects the campsite on the basis of more than 200 amenities and other points of interest. The inspector is an ACSI staff member and does not work for the campsite.

- Inspector Mr B. Fikse
B. Fikse

Inspector Mr B. Fikse

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Average rating: 7.6

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Toilet facilities
7.3
Staff
7.7
Price - quality comparison
8.0
Camping pitch
7.6
Accommodation
7.3
Child friendliness
7.2
Entertainment
6.6
Sports facilities
6.4
Swimming pool
8.1
Food and drink
7.5
Surroundings
7.8

Gwyneth Edwards, on this campsite in September 2016

Travelling party: Couple

8.8

Stayed here our usual 3 nights. Found a nice pitch right down the bottom in the quiet section and it was. Small building with one toilet and one shower each, showers very good and hot, loo paper. Easy to get to Alvor and we cycled to Portimao as well. There is a pool but we didn\'t use it. We were able to get WiFi where we were pitched despite being told it\'s only round the pool. We enjoyed our stay, the only downside is the trek up to reception to get the electrics plugged in and then out when we left as they are locked.

Ian s, on this campsite in August 2016

Travelling party: Couple

7.3

Lovely location, near to busy seaside town with all the holiday facilities. Nice pool which is a bit extra if you want it, ideal to save money if you don\'t. Pitches fair size at the front but they shrink the deeper into the site you go.Lovely open space opposite for dog walking, town great for the evening. Free wifi poor , but it was free...2 pin plugs but good electric amps. No toilet seats, paper available but not in the cubicles........

Marieke, on this campsite in July 2016

Travelling party: Family with children, 12 - 18 years

8.1

We stayed here two nights. The campsite was ok. Nice pitches with shade, very clean bathrooms and nice staff. We had a car and drove to other beaches in the neighbourhood as Alvor beach is extremely crowded beach, the town has enough options for dinner.

Gary M, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Seniors

7.9

After reading some earlier reviews we were a little concerned about this park, however it really is OK and a great place is Alvor. Staff friendly upon arrival, the pool great and whilst the showers are very old..like many in Portugal , they were clean and cleaned regularly. The biggest issue is with the pitches and that they are not clearly defined and near some real upkeep to at least try and level them or at least remove tree roots, fill in large holes , trim branches etc etc. the town of Alvor is a real gem and the restaurants are lively, cheap and friendly. There is not really a bus at the front door as shown..it only goes to nearby village, so it\'s a 15 minute walk into the centre of town to get the bus. Worth doing, as trips are great to all nearby towns..Lagos etc. The old town and bars etc are only a ten minute walk and there is a huge supermarket one minute away ! Would recommend and return

Rick, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Family with children, 4 – 12 years

4.5

Very poor campsite. water was cold. the picth very small. toilets stinks. very expansive and the staff not helpfull. When you pay the night the reception don\'t give you any receipt (very weird, for sure they don\'t want to pay taxes).

John Cully, on this campsite in June 2016

Travelling party: Couple

8.2

nice site the toillets a bit dated but it all works the best thing is it\'s not laid out like a car park you can choose where you pitch up in the sun or under shade bit narrow in places but good the town of Alvor is close to the site and has something for all the beach if you walk to the end is Beautiful to your left by the cliffs we\'ll be back

Aubert, on this campsite in May 2016

Travelling party: Seniors

8.8

rue commerçante à 700m du camping
super marché pain et viennoiseries et café dans le super marché à 100m du camping avec rayon traiteur.

Vicky Hampton, on this campsite in April 2016

Travelling party: Couple

7.6

Oct 2015, last English review, says it all. An easy walk into town which is nice. Facilities kept very clean and always plenty of hot water but pitches somehow a bit random. Only stopped a couple of nights as just didn\'t seem our thing. Others may disagree.

gicquiaud, on this campsite in April 2016

Travelling party: Couple

5.8

Camping ombragé mais très peu de place pour les camping car, surtout ceux de 7m a 7m50. On s\'est retrouvé au fond du camping avec des caravanes et 1 camping car qui étaient abandonné depuis un certain temps et l\'endroit pas entretenuont aurait dit une casse de véhicule. On est resté 1 nuit.

Jan Ooms, on this campsite in March 2016

Travelling party: Seniors

6.3

17 jaar lang de winter doorgebracht op deze camping maar ben nu alleen nog maar welkom indien ik een mobil-home koop of een jaarplaats neem. De gewone toerist die er maar een paar maanden per jaar komt kan dan de verloren hoekjes op vullen, neen dit WAS een prima camping maar nu??

General information

Guide price 1
€27.50
Guide price 2
€33.50
Period of opening
01-01-16 till 31-12-16
01-01-17 till 31-12-17
Area
4.5 ha
Number of touring pitches
400
Number of permanent pitches
50
Number of accommodation units for hire
20
Campsite suitable for disabled persons
Yes

* 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
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 6
Internet
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage
    • wifi 80-100% coverage free
  • Wifi 80-100% coverage free
At the reception
  • ACSI Club ID is accepted as an identity document
  • AcsiCampsite\Entity\Facility\Facility:name:434
    • AcsiCampsite\Entity\Facility\Property:property:2005: 09.00-13.00 | 14.00-19.00
  • AcsiCampsite\Entity\Facility\Facility:name:436
    • AcsiCampsite\Entity\Facility\Property:property:2007: 08.00-24.00
  • Languages spoken at reception (during the main season)
    • languages: German | English | Spanish | French | Italian
Campsite rules
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Caravans allowed
  • Tents allowed
  • Small extra tent permitted
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Twin-axle vehicles permitted
  • Barbecues permitted
    • type of BBQ: charcoal | gas
Dogs
  • Dog(s) in high season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dog(s) in low season (on lead)
    • Max. total: 2
  • Dogs not allowed in low season
  • Dogs not allowed in high season
Toilet facilities
  • Washbasins: hot water
  • Washbasins: cold water
  • Standard toilets
  • Squatting-toilets
  • Chemical toilet disposal point
  • Showers: hot water
  • Showers: cold water
  • 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
Ground and vegetation
  • Pitches with plenty of shade
  • Pitches with some shade
  • Unshaded pitches
  • Terraced site
  • Sand
  • Hard ground
  • Sloping site
Washing, washing-up, cooking
  • Washing up sinks: hot water
  • Washing up sinks: cold water
  • Washing machine(s)
  • Laundry sinks: cold water
  • Ironing facilities
Food, drink and groceries
  • Fresh bread available at the camp site
  • Groceries: limited selection
  • Restaurant (limited choice)
  • Snack bar
  • Takeaway meals
  • Bar
  • Communal barbecue area
  • Freezing for cooling elements
  • Ice available
Available to hire at the campsite
  • Mobile homes
    • total: 6
  • Bungalows/chalets
    • total: 4
  • Apartments
    • total: 7
  • Studios
    • total: 1
  • Rooms
    • total: 2
  • Bicycles
  • Safes
Swimming
  • 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
  • Sunbathing area
Beach
  • Sandy beach
  • Rocky coastline
For children
  • Toddlers' pool (ages 1-3, < 40 cm)
    • surface area: 30 m2
    • period: 01-03/30-10
  • Children's playground: small
  • Games room
  • Video games
Sport and games
  • Table tennis table
  • Jeu de boules alley(s)
  • Golf course nearby (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 1 km
    • total: 18
Recreation (adults)
  • Cycle routes starting at the camp site
    • level: average
  • Games room
  • Pool or billiards
  • Television
  • Video games
Situation of campsite
  • Distance to the sea (max. 10 km)
    • distance: 1 km
  • Close to motorway junction (< 10 km)
    • distance: 4 km
  • Public transport near the camp site (max. 0.5 km)
    • distance: 0,05 km
  • Shopping opportunities in the vicinity (< 10 km)
    • distance: 0,05 km
For motorhomes
  • Motorhomes allowed
  • Special facilities for motorhomes
  • Also suitable for motorhomes > 8m and > 4 tonnes
    • length: 12
    • weight: 7500 kg
Pitch amenities
  • Tap at/near the pitch (max. 50 m)
  • Also suitable for caravans > 5.5m, excluding towbar
  • Electrical hook-ups possible to maximum %s amps
    • Max. electricity: 16 ampère
Miscellaneous
  • Footpaths and roads are lit
  • Patrolled grounds
  • Quiet during the day and at night
Address & Route

Would you like to book Campsite Alvor or request more information? You can do both using the information below or by visiting the campsite's website.

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

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    Coordinates:

    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.

  • Contact

  • www.campingalvor.com

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Weather forecast

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Max. 19° 19.2° 18.8° 18.2° 17.7° 17° 17.3°
Min. 13.3° 14.2° 11.8° 9.8° 9.8° 9.8° 9.7°
Precipitation 5% 10% 10% 0% 5% 50% 35%
Wind direction E ZO ZO N ZO NW NW
Wind speed 4 4 3 2 2 3 3

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Climate

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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