Sunset Aerial view of Faro.

If you’re considering staying in the Algarve’s capital city, here are some of the best hotels in Faro, plus charming guesthouses and superb apartments. Because more people are choosing this historical city as a base, accommodation in Faro is wide and varied.

The hotels in Faro offer luxury and value for money, guesthouses provide a unique warmth and apartments give you the chance to do your own thing at your own pace.

To get the most out of your time in Faro take a look at my Top Things To Do In Faro.

For other accommodation options in the region, check out Where To Stay In The Algarve

Hotels in Faro

The 5-star 3HB Faro offers both indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a range of rooms to suit all tastes. You can choose from two onsite restaurants and relax in the spa or sauna or enjoy the great views from the rooftop terrace. Choose your room.

The 4-star Hotel Eva Senses is right next to the marina and features a rooftop pool, bar and restaurant with great views of the Ria Formosa. There’s also a spa and gym should you feel the need. Rooms are spacious and some come with sea views. Try to get a room with a balcony 

View of Hotel Eva Senses and Marina, Faro
Hotel Eva Senses and Marina, Faro

Hotel Faro & Beach Club offers spacious rooms filled with natural light, some of which open onto a balcony. There’s a restaurant on site and a range of spa facilities to enjoy. Check availability.

Bed and furniture at Hotel Faro and Beach Club bedroom
Hotel Faro and Beach Club bedroom

For a budget option try Hotel Sol Algarve by Kavia. It has a great location and the rooms are clean and comfortable. The staff are friendly and always willing to help. See rooms.

Guesthouses and boutique hotels in Faro

In the pedestrian area of ​​Faro you’ll find Senhor Gigi, providing spacious and comfortable rooms with either a balcony or garden view. You’ll find lovely wooden floors and examples of typical Portuguese azulelejos throughout the property. Choose a room to suit you.

Enjoy an exquisitely painted, bright and colourful room at Le Jardin Secret de Faro Guesthouse. Everything is top quality and guests can prepare meals in the little kitchen area. Sara is a great host. Check out these photos.

Decoration of sea turtle on Bedroom wall at Le Jardim Faro
Bedroom wall at Le Jardim Faro

Choose a room with a garden or pool view at Casa Apollo Guesthouse.The accommodation is in the middle of the old town but it’s remarkably quiet and serene. Breakfasts are very good and the hosts more than helpful. Check availabilty for your dates.

The host and staff at The Lemon Tree Stay B&B are friendly and helpful. Breakfast is served on the outside terrace under – yes, you guessed it – a lemon tree. Check out the photos.

Holiday apartments in Faro

Close to the marina, all nine apartments at Cardeal Suites & Apartments have a stylish contemporary design and come with private bathroom and kitchen. There’s also a private parking lot and an elevator. Book your stay.

You can choose from a range of apartments and studios at 7 Styles Apartments by Raspberry Cascade. All come with a well-fitted kitchen and a dining area. The whole accommodation has been imaginatively decorated and the hosts are incredibly helpful. Check the photos and choose your apartment.

Palacete da Baixa by MY CHOICE is a beautiful historical building that houses 15 fully equiped and comfortable apartments. The standard of renovation is high throughout and its central location means you’re close to everything. Choose your apartment.

Choose from three apartments at A Casa D’Amelie. All are bright and clean and you can enjoy a terrace or balcony with city views. A nice quiet spot on a pedestrianised street. Select your dates.

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