Does anyone know of any good quad bike rentals or any good activites,thanks
hello everyone just noticed on 10 different weather sites that it is torrential rain out in alvor at the mo, can anyone confirm it and if they can do anyone know how long it is supposed to last? im going out next week you see... panicking a little now.
hi going to alvor nxt wk is it any good for entertainment & nightlife, had a few diff people saying diff things.xx
hi everyone, me and my partner are off to alovor on the 4th september, we have never been before basically was last minute and a cheap deal which we booked as we wanted a break, is the weather still going to be nice? as i have been trying to check different weather sites and everys single one is showing different which is rather annoying.
Hi, Does anyone know if you can go fishing with a rod on the harbour/estury or beach
Hi i'm looking for somewhere to buy cheap miniature bottle of port a family member is getting married over there and she wants them for favors and wondered if anyone could tell me where to get them and how much they might be. Hope you can help Thanks chrissie
Hi, i am getting married in Alvor next month but i am looking for somewhere for the day after. Finger food is all i'm looking for. Any ideas?
can anyone recommend a good company and advise how we go about ensuring we have suitable car seat - cN WE LEve it til we get there or best to arrange in advance - what has your experience?? This is crucial to us as little one only naps in car and we go in 2 weeks time!! thanks
hi taking my 18 month old to alvor/praia de rocha and area but stayingin alvor and wanting to eat in harbour side restaurants and beach side places we previouslyate in before little one was born. Are there high chairs in restaurants and cafes? How are little children received in Portugal eateries and any tips on eating out? Was hoping not to have to buy travel booster seat. many thanks
Hiya, I'm booking a week trip with my boyfriend to Alvor at the end of August. I'm getting a bit confused reading reviews though. We're stopping in the Alvormar apartments, going self catering. My main questions are how far is the walk to the beach, resturants and nightlife? As in how many minutes. And aslo, what is the nightlife like? We don't want to go too wild but we do want music and an option to dance! Without looking weird :-) With resturants and bars, will we have 7 days worth of good, varied food and good entertainment? How about a bar crawl, is that a possibility? Last question... is the beach big? Hopefully someone can help me out a bit, it would really, really be apreciated :-D xx
we were in alvor this sept 2010, as far as we cold see the pyramid no longer exists. thought everyone should know.
Hi Arriving in Alvor 21st August for 2 weeks, can anyone recommend a good fishing trip
Thank you very much Adam T69. Your info is a great help. I read somewhere that there was an oven in the apts. Wondered if that was a microwave or conventional oven. We have visited Lagos in the past and loved it. Are there any buses or trains that go there? We also like Algarve shopping in Guia. Can we get transport, and do you know where the bus stops are in Alvor? As we are going self catering I wondered if there are any good supermarkets nearby. The Casa de Alvor apts are described as being T1, which is supposed to mean that they're a reasonable size. Would be interested to know if they are. Many thanks
Hi there, will be going, self catering, to Casa de Alvor early next year. Can't find much info on these apts. Does anyone know what they are like ,and if the kitchenette is well equipped? thanks Ann
This is the 3rd time in Alvor but after hiring a quad bike in Corfu, we'd love to do the same in Alvor. Are there any agencies and if so, any idea of prices?
Hi, Can anyone let me know if kids aged 4&6 can go on the Jeep Safaris. Would be have child seats for them? We never went on one on our last visit to Alvor, but would like to try them this time. We were hoping to go the end of April, if any one can recommend any Safari company with prices and days of trips it would be great.
Hi, can anyone please let me know what are the opening times of the larger of the supermarkets near the taxi rank. Especially is it open on Sundays.
hi. we are going to alvor in june with our 4 kids aged 2, 5, 9 and 12, staying in prainha village. I was just wondering if there are many activities for children in or around alvor? waterparks etc! Also if anybody has any comments on prainha village it would be much appreciated. thanks kellyanne
Hi, can anyone tell me the location of Casa de Alvor apartments? Usually stay in the Alvormar so know most of the landmark bars/restaurants etc. So can anyone give a helping hand of pointing out where/what we will be near. Thanks Denise
Hi! Looking for the least expensive and reliable way to get from Faro airport to hotel in Alvor...noticed Faro Airport tarnsfer and Algarve shuttle companies...are these OK and good to use? Thanks Erin
We are visiting Alvor in October and according to the details for our apartment there is no parking. Can anyone give us an idea of where we might be able to park our hire car whilst we are there. We are staying at the Apartments Alvormar, Rua D Sancho. I would be very grateful for any information you can give. Thanks.
Could you recommend some nice budget accomodation in Alvor? I can spend around 40 euros per night for a single room; breakfast included. Thanks!
Hi, Looking for advice on a good place to stay in Alvor. Family consists of 2 adults amd 3 kids (12,11 & 6. Looking for an aparment complex with childrens club, nightly entertainment, bars etc. Any advice much appreciated.
Me and my family are going to alvor in august and although we are not party animals are children allowed in the bars. The elvis tribute sounds like fun and the kids would love the karaoke. They are 11,13 and 15 and would be dissapointed to miss out on the nightlife.
Alvor looks absolutely fantastic and I am hoping to travel to the Pestana Delfim with my husband and two chidlren aged 8 & 6 for 12 days at the end of June. I believe the hotel is currently closed for refurbishment, reopening in March. I have booked a seaview room (a suite would be great but is an extra €500!). Has anybody any travel tips/advice on the Delfim hotel and things for the chidlren to do both in and around the hotel?
Does anyone know of any good eating places for new years eve this year , also any good bars . Going for the first time this year.
Hi All Can anyone tell me what restaurants are open on Christmas day in Alvor and whether they have a website, email address, phone number etc. I need to sort out our christmas dinner as soon as possible as this year we are bringing my father in law over with us. Thanks Karen
hi i know people our asking about christmas dinner but could anyone tell us are bars open christmas day and christmas eve maybe balem knows thanks in advance peter
Can anyone advise me which restaurants are open for Christmas dinner. Also of those that are open, which do you recommend?
Hi, I understand "The Venue" has good nightly enetertainment, as do some of the bars, but which ones should my friends definatley not miss whilst only in Alvor for 1 week?