We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average38%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
As featured in 3 Days in Albufeira
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Rua Jose Bernardino de Sousa, Albufeira 8200-146, Portugal
Ways to Experience Torre do Relogio
from US$21.50
More Info
from US$26.30
More Info
from US$41.90
More Info
from US$35.90
More Info
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
25 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbell towerhospital complexmajor tourist destinationold townbars and restaurantscenturychoirislamcastlesosuaviewedruabuilt
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 25 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the clock tower with my daughter whilst on day trips to Albufeira from our holiday base in Faro. We were first drawn to it by its curious design from a distance, and just had to pay a visit. The bell is supported rather unusually...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

We popped by to see this beautiful bell tower and the building it is on used to be a hospital but has been left empty part of it is used for a choir, outside the hospital is a cordoned off bit which has the remains...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Lit up at night the tower greets everyone to the old part of Albufeira. You can see it as you walk through town, although in itself it is nothing special, just adds character to the town.

Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Well worth a look around gives you an insight into the old town, quote interesting remains of old houses still to be seen.

Thank crossaxer
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Torre Do Relogio is a wonderful evocative bell tower located in the wonderful Old Town that can be viewed from any part of the Old Town. Part of the historic hospital complex ,the tower was built in 18 century and still looks awesome,I love to...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

TORRE DO RELOGIO is a beautiful bell tower located in the stunning and vibrant Old Town of Albufeira. Viewed from most every were in the Old Town,it's a great focal point and look's amazing. Part of the old historic hospital complex the bell tower is...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed March 28, 2016

Chapel situated opposite the museum but closed to the general public. Has attached the old hospital and in the courtyard there is ongoing excavation work of old Moorish storage buildings. Built around 1800 with working bell tolling the hours.

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed March 3, 2016

just your average bell tower...hard climb to reach...museum across street nice...no charge for seniors

Thank rsankoff
Reviewed October 5, 2015

What a bell-tower! Located in The Old Town of Albufeira and part of the former hospital. Especially at night it is a beauty.

Thank Frits L
Reviewed August 5, 2015

Walked up and down the hill past this place most days, didn't go in, but admired it's difference to the churches back home, and then went to the pub!! Holidays are great ain't they!!

Thank Theycallitmadness
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 150 hotels in Albufeira
Hotel Sol e Mar
1,473 reviews
.03 km away
Hotel Mansao Bertolina
90 reviews
.15 km away
Hotel Vila Recife
807 reviews
.16 km away
Hotel California
457 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 909 restaurants in Albufeira
Indian Nights Tandoori Restaurant
776 reviews
.13 km away
Restaurante Adega Dom Pipas
309 reviews
.11 km away
The Beach Basket
711 reviews
.07 km away
Restaurante Tres Coroas
563 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 292 attractions in Albufeira
Dominos Bar
92 reviews
.19 km away
Centro Historico de Albufeira
3,242 reviews
.20 km away
Museu Municipal de Arqueologia
84 reviews
.08 km away
Sacred Art Museum
46 reviews
.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Torre do Relogio staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines