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The Algarve

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Albufeira Area

5* Grand Hotel Santa Eulalia
4*+ Vila Petra Aparthotel
4* Paladim Apartments

Catholic Churches

St Clement’s Church
Boliqueime Parish Church
Nossa Senhora da Orada’ Church

Civil Wedding Venues

Lady of the Rock
Dunas Beach Hotel


5* Hilton Hotel
4* Vila Gale Ampalius

Wedding packages & prices also available for a selection of hotels.

Wedding Insurance available from just €99 per couple

You can choose to have your reception in a local restaurant, 4 or 5* Hotel or in a private villa venue. You do not have to stay in the same property as your wedding reception as most hotels offer the wedding couple a complimentary nights accommodation for their wedding.

Paperwork requirements for your wedding in Portugal are very straightforward. If you wish to have a Church wedding, it is recommended that you are civilly married in Ireland before the Church blessing can take place. We work closely with the wedding coordinator in the resort to ensure that you are sufficiently informed with regards to your paperwork.


Located along the south coast of Portugal, the Algarve offers stunning locations for your wedding destination. With almost daily flights to Faro, all the resorts along the Algarve are within easy reach of each other and offer hundreds of options for accommodation for your wedding guests.

The Algarve boasts beautiful golden beaches, a coastline that is one of the best, mouth watering cuisine, local seafood and much much more. With over 3000 hours of sunshine, its Mediterranean style whitewashed buildings, and a mild climate all year round the Algarve is the ideal destination for your dream wedding abroad.


Boasting a stunning marina and an amazing golden sandy beach Vilamoura is a the perfect resort for a relaxing and enjoyable stay in Portugal.  Due to its size it offers the visitor nearly every form of sport and entertainment from golf to nightclubs and a cinema.  Vilamoura is located only 20kms from the airport


Known as the Algarves most famous resort, this traditional Algarvian fishing village has developed into one of the liveliest resorts.  The resort has a maze of cobbled alleyways which are full of shops, bars and restaurants. The beautiful sandy beach is only a short walk from the resort centre.  Albufeira is located approx. 40kms from the airport

Olhos D Agua

A small quiet resort that has retained all of its traditional appeal with an array of fish restaurants, shops and bars.  Olhos D Agua is situated between Albufeira and Vilamoura.  The resort boasts two stunning beaches which are accessed by a steep incline.

Vaccinations: No compulsory vaccinations

Language: Portuguese

Visa: Not required by Irish Passport Holder

Currency: Euro

Time: Same as Ireland

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