Algarve hotel bookings up 11.2% in April

Hotel bookings in the Algarve increased 11.2% in April compared to the same time last year, with 61.7% of the region’s hotel rooms occupied.

According to hoteliers association AHETA, it is the highest percentage since 2006 (62%).

Albufeira (+12.9 percentage points) and Carvoeiro/Armação de Pêra (+10.8pp) celebrated the highest increases, while there were more French (+2.5pp), Dutch (+1.9pp) and British (+1.3pp) holidaymakers in the Algarve.

Hotel business was also up 6.9%.