After 25 years without Formula 1 in Portugal,

the race returned last October and will be held again on the 2nd of May this year in Portimão - Algarve.

“We are thrilled to announce that Formula 1 will be racing again in Portimao after the huge success of the race last year,” said Stefano Domenicali, President and CEO of Formula 1.

The management and organization of Formula 1 and the government of portugal guarantee that they are working on a plan so that everything runs smoothly due to the current pandemic



Where to stay

AP Oriental Beach

1 - AP Oriental Beach ★★★★

Portimão, Portugal


Overlooking Praia da Rocha and boasting magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean,
this 4-star hotel features an outdoor pool and a restaurant with bar.
Rooms include a spacious balcony.




What people say about AP Oriental Beach Excellent - 8.8


“I loved it!! The staff are incredible, they are very kind.. always willing to make the guests happy. I asked them, last minute, to organize a birthday cake and surprise for my husband. They managed to made something very nice. The place is well located and the beds are absolutely comfy.Definitely we will return”

“Really clean and Covid complain. Breakfast was good with a lot of options”

“Historic hotel with lots of beautiful beach around it. Grounds were impeccable and staff was always friendly and helpful. Getting ice for the backpack cooler on a daily basis would have driven anybody crazy, but everyone was so willing to make our stay enjoyable.”


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Jupiter Algarve Hotel

2 - Jupiter Algarve Hotel ★★★★

Portimão, Portugal


Jupiter Algarve Hotel is located beside Praia da Rocha Beach on the Portimão seafront.
It features a pool heated and covered during winter,
spa facilities and nightly live entertainment. Free WiFi is available in all areas.




What people say about Jupiter Algarve Hotel Excellent - 8.8


“The hotel and our room were beautiful. Location Excellent and everyone was very accommodating. Staff was very helpful in every way. We would definitely stay there again. The food was great and the people were wonderful!”

“great location. I was confused as to where reception was when I arrived by car, as I didn't know the street in front of the hotel was a street. However, I went to the back garage where the car park was and the men that worked there were so helpful and walked me to where I had to go. Hotel was clean, friendly, accomodating, comfortable, great location, beautiful beach, close to restaurants, night life, excursions. GREAT breakfast included! I would stay again for sure.”

“The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful. When we needed a clothing iron they were quick to bring one up to our room. Our room was cleaned nicely every single day including the washroom which made the 5 night stay much more comfortable. The breakfast that was included in our package was very tasty with a large selection.”


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Morgado Golf & Country Club

3 - Morgado Golf & Country Club ★★★★

Portimão, Portugal


The Morgado Golf & Country Club is surrounded by golf courses and overlooks the Monchique Mountain.
This 4-star hotel has 4 outdoor swimming pools, a restaurant and includes a buffet breakfast.
Free WiFi is available in all areas.




What people say about Morgado Golf & Country Club Excellent - 8.8


“The location, its lies inside a golf course it has nice views, we could see the sun come up and the full moon rising very romantic.”

“The swimming pool, the live music and the storks! ”

“The amazing landscape around and the peace you get with it.”


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Hotel da Rocha

4 - Hotel da Rocha ★★★★

Portimão, Portugal


Hotel da Rocha provides immediate access to Praia Da Rocha Beach.
It features suites with a contemporary design offering beach or land views.
The hotel provides free WiFi throughout and 24-hour reception services.




What people say about Hotel da Rocha Excellent - 8.9


“The unexpected birthday surprise, a bottle of champagne on ice as well as a cake was pleasant. Thank you very much.”

“The location was perfect, the breakfast was super tasty and diverse! The receptionist was so helpful and kind. He gave us so many tips on where to go and eat, taste Porto wine and what is there to be seen in this area. We actually managed to cover 80% of his recomendations and were super pleased with all of the places we visited! Our room was very spacious and clean, with beautiful view! There is an underground parking of the hotel which costs 10€ per day and you can access it directly with an elevator from the lobby.”

“Fantastic location, gigantic room and nice balcony.”


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Algarve Casino Hotel

5 - Algarve Casino Hotel ★★★★★

Portimão, Portugal


This 5-star hotel in Portimão offers free Wi-Fi, and picturesque views of the Atlantic Ocean and golden sands of Praia da Rocha beach.
It is a 5-minute walk from Portimão Marina.




What people say about Algarve Casino Hotel Very Good - 8.3


“Regardless of some negative reviews we decided to try this hotel for ourselves. It was among other few pet friendly hotels. Thank God there are still businesses and people who don’t hate dogs in Portugal. Majority of the time dogs are not allowed anywhere here. We fell in love with this hotel. It’s well run, clean, friendly, prime location, plentiful breakfast options, spa. Have no regrets or complaints. Will come back here definitely. ”

“Location is perfect, lovely sea views and wonderful staff that are always willing to help.”

“Excellent room, excellent service, excellent location”


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