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Hotel Mar Azul - Lagos

2 star Hotel Lagos

Rua 25 De Abril 13 - Lagos

Price starting from 45 .00

The Hotel Pensão Mar Azul – Lagos is a budget hotel in Algarve, Portugal that is nestled in the center of Lagos yet close to the beach, public transportation, and attractions. As a small inn, guests will enjoy the friendly and attentive service as well as peace and quiet for your relaxing getaway in Portugal.

This quaint and affordable accommodation in Lagos is the perfect choice for budget travelers, couples, families, and even backpackers looking for centrally located and cheaply priced accommodations in Lagos.

The charming Pensão Mar Azul is situated on a pedestrian-only avenue in Lagos known for its restaurants as well as the nearby bars and shops. From the rear of the inn you can see views of the Atlantic Ocean and Lagos Bay.

If you are arriving in Lagos by train, the station is only a 15-minute walk away from the Pension and the main bus station is just a short 10-minute walk. The nearest airport is in Faro which is roughly 75 km/46 miles from Lagos.

One of the best pensions in Lagos for enjoying all that the stunning Algarve region of Portugal has to offer!

The Pensao Mar Azul is so close to all of the attractions in Lagos, it would be difficult to find a better place to stay at a better price. Guests of the pension can easily walk to the beach within just a few minutes to enjoy the fine gold sand, bright blue ocean waters, and numerous cafes or bars to cool off in and have a snack. Guests who need to stay connected throughout their entire stay, can take advantage of the complimentary wireless Internet access.

The closest beach to the Pensão Mar Azul is Praia da Batata, which is lined by cliffs and also home to the Forte da Ponta da Bandeira, a historic fort previously used to protect the Lagos harbor.

Across the harbor, visitors will find the stunning Meia Praia—one of the biggest beaches in Lagos with sand that stretches a full 4.5 km/2 miles. Meia Praia is a favorite locale for water sports like surfing and body boarding.

Immerse yourself in Lagos culture!

Throughout Lagos and along the beautiful beaches you will find a variety of dining establishments like trendy hotspots requiring reservations and local, family-run restaurants to dine on regional specialties such as piri piri chicken, salted cod, and barbecued sardines caught off the coast of Portugal.

If you’d like to enjoy a cocktail after a day at the beach, Lagos offers a range of bars and pubs. Be sure to try a taste of the almond liqueur, a typical Portuguese beverage frequently served after a meal.

You can shop till you drop in Lagos with many boutique shops offering local crafts and goods, including products made with cork and beautiful hand-made ceramics. Each morning at the Pensão Mar Azul, guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast served in the lovely breakfast room with pleasant island-style decor.

Let the friendly staff at the Pensão Mar Azul in Lagos, Portugal make sure your holiday in the Algarve region is truly unforgettable!

Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 8.4 Very Good
Based on 9 hotel reviews © 2014

We were at the hotel in July 24-25, 2011 and it is a good hotel with comfortable r...

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Breakfast at Hotel Mar Azul

A free breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Hotel Mar Azul

  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • City tour
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 11:00 PM.

Check-out: before noon.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 15 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Mar Azul is also known as

Pensão Mar Azul
Pensao MarAzul
Pensao Marazul Hotel
Pensao Marazul Hotel Lagos











Hotel Mar Azul reviews

9.4 Outstanding!
  • September 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • GB

Great budget accommodation in a prime central location.

7.4 Good
  • August 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • USA

Nice small room, with friendly staff. Hotel is right on the main restaurant row, so if you have room with a window toward the street it will not be quiet. Great value for price.

9.6 Outstanding!
  • July 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • USA

Fantastic location and helpful staff!

7.9 Good
  • October 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Canada

Nice place with a balcony with view on the busy street. Just a little noisy on weekend even if it's not beside the bars.

8.9 Excellent
  • September 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • GB

6.6 Fair
  • June 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

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8.0 Very Good
  • August 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

9.2 Wonderful!
  • September 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Italy

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Room Details

Hotel Mar Azul has 16 guest rooms. Rooms open onto balconies. Televisions in each room offer entertainment at the end of a long day. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and phones during their Lagos visit. Rooms also include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans. Hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Telephone
  • Extra beds
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • TV
  • Fan
  • Hairdryer on request
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Terrace/Balcony

Distances from Hotel Mar Azul

Henry the Navigator Statue - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Santo Antonio Church - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Arch of Sao Goncalo - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Fort Ponte da Bandeira - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Batata Beach - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Lagos Town Market - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Pinhao Beach - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Lagos Marina - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Dona Ana Beach - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Camilo Beach - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Meia Praia Beach - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Porto de Mos Beach - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Mos Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Lagos Lighthouse - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Palmares Golf - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel Mar Azul is Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.) - 63.1 km / 39.2 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.