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Lovely surroundings

I enjoy returning annually to Balaia and was not disappointed this year. I only knocked one star... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
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Nice Accommodation

We stayed at this golf village whilst visiting relatives recently in Albufeira even though we are... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
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Sitio da Balaia, Albufeira 8201-912, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

We played this course for a fixed day rate fee - which allows you to play as many holes as you like.. It is very well maintained and beautifully landscaped. As a lady golfer, I found that the distances were manageable. It is a nice...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Therese D
Reviewed 12 February 2019

Balaia never fails to impress! The facilities are great, the many pools always clean and the apartments and villas have all that is required for self catering holidays. There is a lovely beach a 10 minute walk away and the restaurant on site is good...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Susan P
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I have a beautiful time-share villa in Balaia which I visit every year. Everything is perfect the pools, gatdens, restaurant, supermarket, golf course, tennis courts etc. I could go on forever. Always sad to go home😣

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely resort with great staff. We stayed in a found floor appt (492) which was two bed two bath. This appt was a few steps from one of the six pools. All the facilities we could need, although we could not be bothered to cook...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank NickM385
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I enjoy returning annually to Balaia and was not disappointed this year. I only knocked one star off for miserable service at golf club bar.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FredLondon
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

just returned from balaia not been back here for 6 years but we were not dissapointed The site is immaculate with 6 swimming pools the apartment we had overlooked one of the pools Pool was very clean ,apartment excellent cleaners came in 5 times during...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank worrall2
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stayed at this golf village whilst visiting relatives recently in Albufeira even though we are not golfers. The apartments are perfect and very well kept with several swimming pools to choose from although quite disappointed that the gym and spa wasn't open in March....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MaidstoneGranny
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Albufeira and decided to find a local corse to play, some had taken clubs and others needed to hire. We liked to the look of this course as it was alot cheaper than many others. We paid €35 to play and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank thomasjW2595RZ
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful grounds, nice pools, snack bars and restaurants. Perfect stay for sun worshippers or families with children.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Chipaid
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Balaia for 12 days in peak season (August) and you don't really fell the village crowded. Pool areas are great for kids, although some costumers insist in "reserve" long chairs with beach towels... It's not a fault of the resort but staff could...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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