Stella Maris Hotel Apartments are located approximately 800 m from the unspoilt Falésia beach and about 8 km from the busy centre of Albufeira. This hotel is recommended to those seeking a quiet holiday destination. The tranquillity of the surrounding area with pines and a fresh sea breeze ensure this is a fabulous holiday destination. Inspiration knows no limits here. Faro airport lies around 30 km away. Opened in 2006 this Mediterranean-style Hotel Apartment has a total of 140 air-conditioned apartments (one of which is wheelchair accessible) over 4 floors as well as a terrace and a garden. Amongst the hotel's facilities count with 3 outdoor swimming pools (2 for children 1 for adults) one outdoor jacuzzi (summer only) restaurant and take away restaurant complimentary car garage Wifi internet access (fee) children's playground and daily cleanning service. The hotel grounds feature 3 swimming pools (2 for children 1 for adults). A diversity of sporting activities may also be enjoyed here. There is also a pitch suited to football and rugby training a synthetic recaflex athletics track with 4 tracks two tennis courts (for an additional fee) a gym an international cross country track as well as a selection of local golf courses. The 140 accommodation units are either studios/suites or 1 or 2 bedroom apartments with bathroom hairdryer direct dial telephone as well as satellite/cable TV. Also to be found in the accommodation are a fully-equipped kitchen with an oven tea and coffee making facilities ironing equipment individually regulated air conditioning a balcony or terrace area as well as a hire safe. Microwave (on request) and Wireless internet (fee) are also available. The studios accomodate up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children the 1 bedroom accomodate up to 4 persons and the 2 bedroom up to 6 people. Guests may serve themselves at the daily breakfast buffet. All day long snacks and light meals are served at the restaurant in the evenings guests may also dine from the à la carte menu. Half-board stays may also be booked. In Summer season it also opens a take away restaurant and a confortable pool bar with whirlpool area.