Sao Rafael Suite Hotel
Gale, Algarve

Rating 5

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1190 reviews

Sao Rafael Suite Hotel
Gale, Algarve

Rating 5


The Sao Rafael Suite Hotel is a five star property situated on the outskirts of Albufeira. Ideal for a relaxing beach holiday for all the family.


The hotel is situated around 850m from the beach and 5km from the centre of Albufeira, where a variety of shops, bars and restaurants can be found.

Faro Airport is 45km away from the hotel.


The hotel features two outdoor swimming pools and a children's pool with surrounding sun-terrace furnished with loungers and umbrellas. There is also a tennis court, football field, a seasonal kids club (ages 3-12) and a relaxing spa centre with an indoor heated pool, sauna, Turkish bath and a range of massage and beauty treatments (local charges apply).

The hotel has a main buffet restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as snacks throughout the day. There is also an a la carte restaurant serving both local Portuguese and international cuisine. For a refreshing beverage, head to the lobby bar for a cocktail or the pool bar for a chilled out drink and a bite to eat.

Services available to guests include 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi in all public areas and parking. A seasonal shuttle service to the beach and Albufeira is also offered.


Room types consist of Double Standard rooms, One and Two-bedroom Suites (with the option of a sea view) plus Family Rooms. All are comfortable and elegantly decorated.

All rooms come with twin and/or double beds. All feature a private bathroom, hairdryer, telephone, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, safety deposit box, air conditioning and a balcony or terrace. Family rooms and interconnecting rooms are available.

All Inclusive

All Inclusive

## February - October #### Subject to change ##Breakfast: 07:00-10:00Snacks: 10:30-12:00, 15:30-18:00 and 23:00-00:00Lunch: 12:30-15:00Dinner: 19:00-22:30Drinks: 10:30-23:30

  • Child Care
  • Satellite/TV
  • High Chairs
  • Laundry
  • Elevators
  • Kids Pools
  • Payable Laundry Service
  • Wellness centre
  • Spa Facilities
  • Games room
  • Indoor Pool
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental
  • Heated Indoor Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach Bar
  • Bicycle Rental
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 1190 reviews

Fantastic value for money.

25 Oct 2021
We have just returned from a wonderful trip at the Sao Rafael Suites. This is not a five star place by Thai or Dubai standards, but for the Algarve, this is a good quality hotel that is excellent...

Definitely not a 5* resort.

25 Oct 2021
Stayed for 3 nights as 4 friends on a golf trip. The hotel is comfortable with clean spacious rooms. Pool is nice with plenty of sun beds available. A little chilly but as always, not bad once you’re...

Nowhere near as bad as they make out

07 Oct 2021
After reading the reviews, we were apprehensive about this holiday. You can tell from the photos that this is not a 5* hotel so my expectations were not super high. The room was bog standard and...

Special Information

This accommodation has previously been known as : CS Rafael Suite Hotel, CS Sao Rafael Suite Hotel, Sao Rafael Suite Hotel

Address: Sesmarias, Albufeira, Algarve, 8200-613, Portugal Telephone: 00351 289 540 300

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