The Baia Cristal Beach & Spa Resort is to be found on a cliff top above the Vale de Centenaes beach on the Algarve coast, in the delightful fishing village of Carvoeiro. The 118 room hotel best serves family groups, with a choice of on-site activities; it’s the perfect base from which to explore the surrounding scenic coastal areas, as well being in the locality of good restaurants and bars in Carvoeiro. There is a swimming pool, gym, sauna and other refreshing facilities that provide great ways to revitalise the body, while you’ll find delicious local cuisine in the restaurant. You’ll also be able to wind down in the hotel bar and on the sun terraces, or take a scenic cliff top walk. Guest rooms in the Baia Cristal Beach & Spa Resort care tastefully furnished and decorated in a cheerful Mediterranean style. Each room provides a terrace or balcony, some with sea views, and all have air-conditioning, private en-suite bathroom with hair dryer, direct dial telephone, satellite TV, mini fridge, safe box, and bay cots on request. Guest rooms for people with restricted mobility are also available. *Official rating: 4**
The Baia Cristal Beach & Spa Resort would be an excellent choice for those looking for a relaxing break on the Algarve Coast, with the hotel’s comfortable rooms and wide selection of leisure facilities providing everything you need to help you do so.
Location and Resort:
Situated just 100 metres from the bus stops, this hotel is within easy reach of Carvoeiro Village centre and other points of interest such as the thriving town and holiday destination of Portimao. Just 300 metres away you can find the Vale de Centeanes Beach where you can while away the hours in the sunshine.
Eating and Drinking:
Guests can enjoy delicious local and international cuisine at the hotel’s Restaurant Gaviota, which serves a buffet breakfast each morning along with a formal serving of Portuguese and international cuisine either a-la-carte or table d’hote. For a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks there is also the Albatroz Bar, which has a terrace and overlooks the pool. The bar serves light meals and snacks during the day and in the evening there is often varied entertainment to enjoy such as live music and piano. **ALL-INCLUSIVE** MEALS: Buffet breakfast: 7.30 – 10.30 Buffet lunch: 12.30 – 14.30 Snacks: 11.00 – 17.00 Buffet dinner: 19.00 – 21.30 DRINKS: Open Bar: 11.00 – 23.00 – beer, house wine, mineral water, soft drinks, selection of national spirits, coffee and tea.
The 118 well-furnished rooms at the Baia Cristal Beach & Spa Resort offer a choice of accommodation and plenty of space for a couples and families. Each room offers; air-conditioning, phone, TV, mini-fridge, in-room safe, cot on request, hairdryer, room service, sofa bed and private bathroom. Certain amenities may be payable locally.
Singles, couples, small groups and families
The hotel has a large outdoor swimming pool, which is surrounded by a spacious sun terrace with sunbeds and parasols available to use, providing an ideal way to enjoy the sun when not down at the beach. The pool area also has a separate section for children and if you ever need a drink or refreshment you can visit the nearby pool bar.