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California Urban Beach Hotel

Hotel star rating:

  1. Albufeira
  2. Algarve
  3. Portugal

Why book with us?

  • Low Deposits
  • Price Match Guarantee
  • Secure Booking
  • Monthly Payments available

Guests love...

  • Excellent Beach Hotel

What guests say...

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California Urban Beach Hotel
California Urban Beach Hotel
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The 4-star California Urban Beach Hotel is an adults only (18+) hotel situated in bustling Albufeira. Boasting an outdoor swimming pool, a relaxing spa and within walking distance to Albufeira’s historic centre, Fisherman’s Beach and Peneco Beach - what’s there not to love? 

There’s a total of 80 rooms across 9 floors at California Urban Beach Hotel. Each room is elegant and comfortable. Plus, you’ll have all the necessary amenities, including air conditioning, a Smart TV, WiFi, a safety deposit box and a Nespresso coffee machine with two complimentary capsules per day/room. 

Kickstart your holiday by making a splash in the outdoor swimming pool. Or grab a sun bed and laze about all day. If you want to unlock ultimate bliss, head to the D’Spa Organic & Vegan (at an extra cost) for over 50 types of massages and treatments, a hydrotherapy circuit with an indoor pool, a Turkish bath, steam room and Vichy shower. Feeling hungry after all that relaxation? The hotel’s main restaurant serves Japanese cuisine or the Pool Bar Terrace will keep your satiated with small meals including tapas and other snacks. Or pay a visit to The Deli Shop which is open 24 hours a day offering drinks and snacks. In the evenings, you’ll love the lounge bar for a number of exotic cocktails and other drinks. 

California Urban Beach Hotel has a great location in Portugal’s Algarve region. Close to Albufeira’s historic centre you can enjoy day time walks and discover your new favourite local restaurants nearby. Plus, Fisherman’s Beach and Peneco Beach are close, so make the most of the Algarve’s stunning coastline.

Top Facilities
  • 200m to beach
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Hire
  • Family Rooms
  • Gym
  • Non Smoking
  • Pool
  • Terrace
  • WiFi
    • Facilities

      • Air conditioning
      • Barber/beauty shop
      • Car hire
      • Family rooms
      • Free WiFi in public areas
      • Gift shop
      • Heating
      • Lift
      • Non smoking rooms
      • Non smoking throughout
      • Safety deposit box
      • Shops (on site)
    • Sports

      • Children's Pool
      • Cycling/Mountain Biking
      • Gym
      • Horse Riding
      • Indoor Pool
      • Massage
      • Outdoor Pool(s)
      • Parasols
      • Pool bar
      • Sauna
      • Steam bath
      • Sun loungers
      • Sun terrace
      • Swimming Pool
      • Table Tennis
      • Tennis
    • Activities

      • Bicycle rental
      • Cycling
      • Solarium
    • Other facilities

      • Sun terrace
      • Terrace

What's this hotel doing to help you have a safe stay?

  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines Clean & Safe (Portugal)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Room facilities

Guest rooms are bright and homely with a light Moorish-style decor, drapes and fabrics add warm vibrant colours, comfortable furnishings on cool tiled floors and modern amenities; features include a private furnished balcony, air-conditioning, en suite bathroom with shower & bidet, cable/satellite TV, direct dial telephone, radio, safe box (charge) and coffee/tea maker.

Please note: Hotel rooms are all with double beds, there are no twin beds available. 

Food and Drink

Grab a bite from the snack bar/deli, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the poolside bar. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Other Information

Please note: Stag and hen parties, reservations or groups will be have to pay a €100 deposit per person in cash only. This will be refunded back upon check out if there aren't any damages or disturbances throughout your stay. The hotel reserves the right to refuse accommodation to any hen/stag parties or groups that might disturb the regular operation of the hotel and payment may not be refunded.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Castle Wall Ruins - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Municipal Archaeological Museum - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Clock Tower - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Fisherman's Beach - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Albufeira Old Town Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
San Vicente de Albufeira Statue - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Praia do Inatel - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Praia dos Alemães - 2.0 km / 1.3 mi
International Health Centers Albufeira - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Albufeira Marina - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Albufeira Stadium - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Albufeira Bullring - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Oura Beach - 3.0 km / 1.8 mi
Aveiros Beach - 3.0 km / 2.0 mi
Arrifes Beach - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi

The nearest airports are:
Faro Intl. Airport (FAO) - 44.7 km / 27.8 mi 

The preferred airport for Hotel Califórnia Urban Beach – Adults only is Faro Intl. Airport (FAO).

Points of interest
  • Bars 100m
  • Beach/Sea 200m
  • Faro Airport 40m
  • Golf Course 8km
  • Lisboa Airport 3h 10m
  • Public Transport 400m
  • Restaurants 100m

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