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We Love

  • Situated on a cliff-top, looking over the golden sands of the São Rafael beach and sat amongst fantastic green gardens with a Mediterranean inspiration.
  • Its ideal location and three beautiful swimming pools are perfect for the glorious Algarve sunny weather.
  • Our members will stay in a Standard Pool or Sea View Room on a Bed & Breakfast board basis.

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Your Destination

This region in the south of Portugal with short mild winters has long been a favourite European holiday destination. Just two hours drive from the capital, Lisbon, the Algarve has, aside from great weather and white sandy beaches, many other attractions that contribute to its popularity.

The Algarve itself has its history portrayed in the centuries-old churches and castles which you can find in almost every town. The delicious cuisine is famed for its fresh fish, the olive oil and the organic produce.

The Sao Rafael Atlantic Hotel has a privileged cliff top location overlooking the beautiful Sao Rafael beach and enjoying breathtaking views of the ocean.

Sao Rafael Atlantico Hotel 5*

The Sao Rafael Atlantico Hotel 5* features contemporary design features with plenty of space and light throughout. The rooms are modern and have large balconies with views over the sea and gardens. The extensive gardens offer a beautiful Mediterranean landscape with olive and palm trees. There is also a state-of-the-art SPA featuring leading wellness therapies and treatments.

  • Check in: 2pm / Check out: 12pm
  • 149 rooms
  • 3 Restaurants (1 seasonal)
  • 4 Bars (2 seasonal)
  • SPA
  • Gym
  • 3 Outdoor Pools
  • Direct access to São Rafael Beach
  • Extensive gardens
  • Free Wi-Fi in several public areas

Your Room

This offer is based on a Double Standard Pool View or Double Standard Sea View Room.

Sleeps Up To

Adults Adults
2 Adults
1 Child
Be greeted with a sleek, modern design and partial, calming views of the pool or sea which you can enjoy from your own balcony. Equipped with air conditioning, telephone, dryer, safe, LCD TV, minibar, kettle and Wi-Fi. They are all en-suite with walk-in shower.

Your Board Basis

Just for you: 10% Discount on Food and Beverages

This offer is based on a Bed and Breakfast Basis.

Savour the food at the Seven Seas, a buffet restaurant with glorious views of the Mediterranean. Your breakfast will be served here between 7-10am.  Dinner is served between 7-10:30pm (times may change depending on the season).

There is also a range of bars and restaurants (some of which are seasonal) for you to enjoy.

Arabian Sea Bar
Chill Out Bar with panoramic sea view and terrace

Black Sea Bar (seasonal)
Sports Bar with sea view

Caspian Sea Bar (seasonal)

Pool Bar with snacks

Mediterranean Restaurant (seasonal)
À la Carte Restaurant

Restaurant Al Fresco (seasonal)

Your Time

Just for you: 10% Discount on Spa treatments 

This modern Spa features one indoor heated pool, a heated pool with whirlpool features, sauna, Jacuzzi, steam bath and Scottish bath. There are also 8 treatments rooms (one for couples) for dry and wet therapies and massages, along with a gym.

The thermal circuit includes: jacuzzi, whirlpool (with chromotherapy, water fall, floatarium, sequential massage and counter-flow), sensations shower, steam bath, sauna, cold water bucket and contrast shower.

Please note: Guests under 16 are not allowed to use the thermal circuit.

Your Journey to Sao Rafael Atlantico Hotel 5*

Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Transfers are not included but can be added during the next stage of the booking process (flight inclusive offers only).

Car Hire: Car hire is not included but can be added during the next stage of the booking process (flight inclusive offers only)

The distance between Faro airport and Sao Rafael Atlantico Hotel 5* is approximately:  48km / 40 minutes


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Car Hire

Please note you cannot be guaranteed a specific make of car within a certain group.

The minimum age for driving a hire car in Portugal is 19 and drivers must have held a full driving licence for a least 1 year. You must present a full valid driving licence on collection of the vehicle and in some cases a credit card or cash deposit.

Your Contract

If you book a package which includes flights, your contract will be with Voyage Privé. The air holiday package(s) shown are ATOL protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 10170.

If you book a package which does not include flights, then ATOL protection does not apply. Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider.

Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Travel Documents

Flight Inclusive Offers -

You will receive an email confirming your booking within the next 48 hours.

Please check all details on this confirmation are correct.  If there are any discrepancies, please notify us as soon as possible.

The airline is ticketless and therefore, you will not receive any hard copy documents.  You will however, receive an email from us detailing your flight information and reference number to enable you to manage your booking online via the airline website.

You will also receive an accommodation voucher for presentation at the hotel reception at point of check-in.

If you have booked transfers, 'Meet & Greet', car hire or airport lounges, you will receive a separate voucher for each of these services.  Please note that transfer vouchers are sent directly from the transfer supplier.

Please do make sure that you either add Voyage Privé to your ‘Safe Senders’ list or check your ‘Junk mail’ regularly for your travel documents.

We will send all documents out as early as possible (subject to full payment being received) but you should receive all your documentation at least 10 days prior to departure.

If by any chance you have not received all the above by this time, please contact us at

Accommodation Only -

You will receive an email confirming your booking within the next 48 hours.

Please check all details on this confirmation are correct.  If there are any discrepancies, please notify us as soon as possible.

You will also receive an accommodation voucher for presentation at the hotel reception at point of check-in.

Important Information

A compulsory accommodation tax is payable locally

For further information on passport & visa requirements click here

Please note that the location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel

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In order to show a percentage discount, we compare our offer price with a "reference" price (as shown against each offer). This reference price is provided to us by the hotel, tour operator or other partner and corresponds to the prices displayed in the hotel or partner brochure. We include the cost of additional services such as room upgrades, welcome drinks, treatments, etc. as negotiated by our team, when calculating the reference price.


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