Tui Blue Falesia

The TUI Blue Falesia is an adults-only hotel that crowns a towering cliff. No matter where you are on the property, you’ll be treated to sweeping sea views. The pool is big and ink-shaped. Plus, if you fancy something a little different, there’s also an indoor pool with an add-on hot tub.

The main restaurant impresses at mealtimes. It offers big buffets, show-cooking stations, healthy options and vegan choices. Plus, Portuguese specialities are regularly on offer, so you can try the local cuisine. There’s also a restaurant by the pool that serves cocktails and snacks on an outdoor terrace. If you fancy a quick bite, there’s a Grab & Go bar.

Overview of Olhos de Agua

Olhos de Agua is known for its sandstone cliffs and freshwater springs. It’s incredibly popular with holidaymakers looking for holidays to the Algarve because here you can explore the quaint streets, watch the fishermen bring in their catches and enjoy a town full of nightlife.

Active families love stays at the TUI Blue Falesia. This is because in Olhos de Agua, there are water and animal parks nearby, and plenty of beach space to keep the whole family entertained.

With a stay here, you’ll get an authentic Portuguese holiday where even the souvenir shops sell handmade local products.

Things to do in Olhos de Agua

The secluded location of the TUI Blue Falesia might provide you with an away-from-it-all feel, but you’re actually only a five-minute drive away from the centre of Olhos de Agua. The cobbled streets here are traditionally Portuguese and are lined with a great selection of bars and restaurants. In the evening, there’s lively nightlife on offer, with sports bars showing live games and cocktail bars providing upmarket retreats.

If you head down a long flight of steps, in 15 minutes you’ll reach Praia da Falesia Beach. This stretches for over six kilometres all the way to Vilamoura, so you’re assured space and seclusion.

A taste of authentic Portugal, Olhos de Agua offers a pretty beach, lively bars and plenty of shopping spots. The whole family will love every second here.


Resort Summary

Like many Algarve resorts, Olhos de Agua started life as a fishing village and grew to accommodate tourists. Fishermen still bring in their haul, ready to serve at local restaurants that evening. Here, you’ll get an authentic Portuguese holiday, where even the souvenir shops sell handmade local products.

Olhos de Agua is ideally situated for a relatively quiet break but within 15 minutes of two exciting towns. To the west is Albufeira with its old Moorish town and great shopping and bar scene. It’s the same distance east to the chic marina town of Vilamoura, which offers boutique shops and Roman ruins. Olhos de Agua is also only half an hour from Faro Airport so when you land you can be there in no time.