Information about the accommodation available in the Algarve, for tourists who test positive for the COVID disease

09/08/2021

Information about the accommodation available in the Algarve, for tourists who test positive for the COVID disease and therefore need to stay in prophylactic isolation, in the case of the number of rooms available in touristic accommodation exceeds the limit listed in its contingency plans: 

  • Rooms in a 4-star hotel with daily rates between €176.00 and €224.00 (meals included);
  • Rooms in a Vocational  school with a daily rate of €10.00 (symbolic price only to pay for cleaning), plus meals;
  • 16 Population Support Zones-ZAP’s (one per Municipality) with a total capacity of 1.931 beds, where all expenses are borne by the respective Municipalities;
  • 2 above municipal ZAP’s (Population Support Zones) , operating simultaneously with the respective Municipal ZAP and the operating costs are ensured by the respective municipalities. 

It is further informed that transport to the relocation site is provided by the Civil Protection (at the expense of the patient, if he/she meets the conditions for this purpose) and health monitoring during the stay, responsibility of the Regional Health Authority. 

All requests for relocation of these patients must be sent in writing to the District Command for Civil Protection via e-mail: hotelcovidalgarve@gmail.com 

In case of need for additional clarification, please contact tel. number +351 289 247 040