Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Has Sunway been affected by the Coronavirus?
For more than 53 years, Sunway has been offering holidays to Irish Customers, and while the world might feel uncertain right now, you can still book in complete confidence with us.

We have a lot of experience in dealing with situations similar to this, however COVID-19 is unique and changing by the day. We will always follow the latest advice issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs, the World Health Organization and our local partners. Our clients safety and wellbeing is of the utmost importance to us but please rest assured our staff are working very hard to contact all passengers who are travelling in the next few days to assist them with their bookings.


I am due to travel in March / April
A huge amount of flights are not operating for March and April to a lot of destinations, but please do not worry.

We will be in contact with all passengers due to travel and we will discuss the options available to you.

We will be offering clients the choice of either changing their departure date or we will offer you a credit for the full value of your holiday. We will only offer refunds for destinations where the guidance from the Department of Foreign Affairs is DO NOT TRAVEL. Please visit the for a list of destinations affected by this security status.


I am due to travel from May onwards
Airlines are still operating some schedules for May, however some airlines are are allowing date changes, and you pay the difference in fares and taxes if applicable, but you do not pay any change fees.

Any destinations that are not operating that affects your holiday, we will be in touch with you.

People travelling June / July / August / Sept / October, all holidays are operating as normal.

We are prioritising all rebooking’s based on travel date.


I am due to pay the balance of my holiday, but I’m concerned.
We will do our very best to work with you in this regard. On some selected destinations we may be able to delay the balance due date. Please contact our sales team regarding your booking.


I want to change my holiday, what do I do?
Depending on when and where you are travelling to, we will assist you where we can.
You are welcome to contact our office during our normal office hours of 9.30am – 5.30pm Mon-Fri, or on Saturday from 10am – 5pm. You may also email and one of our team will get back to you.


I want to book a new holiday but I am concerned I will lose my money?
When you buy a package holiday with Sunway Holidays and should the Department of Foreign Affairs issue advice saying Do Not Travel, then we will (a) try and change your holiday to a different destination or (b) offer a full refund.

We must always take our advice from the Department of Foreign Affairs and The World Health Organisation. We would highly recommend that you to check these websites on a regular basis. The DFA categorises travel advice in order of the following security status

  • Normal precautions
  • High degree of caution
  • Avoid non-essential travel
  • Do Not Travel - If the destination you are travelling to is at this security level, then you are entitled to a refund of monies paid.


I’m still worried, can I cancel my booking?
If your flight is still operating and you choose to cancel your holiday, then this would be subject to our cancellation policy as per our booking conditions.

Our staff are working around the clock, making sure we are always aware of any issues. It means that if we have to, we’ll act quickly and take necessary action for our customers without delay.

Warm regards
The Sunway Team

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Algarve Hotels & Apartments

Algarve Hotels & ApartmentsSunway's wide range of hotels and apartments in the Algarve are suited to all tastes and budgets. If you're looking for superior accommodation, then stay in one of our 5 star luxury hotels, enjoying stellar service, spa style pools and cocktail bars boasting ocean or forest views. For inexpensive family accommodation, Sunway offer a choice of 2 star self-catering apartments, providing one or two bedrooms set in a quiet family friendly resorts. You can enjoy a unique stay and rent your townhouse or villa in one of our great resort properties, where you could dip into a pool, or soak up the sun in your private olive grove garden.

The Algarve is the southern most region of Portugal containing sun kissed beaches, scattered with dozens of tiny historic villages. The extensive coast boasts endless stretches of pristine sands, which gently slope into the warm turquoise waters. With its stunning scenery, modern resort towns and traditional old world villages, the Algarve offers something for everyone.

Sunway offer a range of holidays to the Algarve, Portugal from 2* self-catering Algarve apartments to 5* luxury hotels. All flights to Faro Airport are direct from Dublin or Cork and the flight time is approximately 2.5 hours. When you book your holiday to the Algarve with Sunway, the following is included in your package: return flights; accommodation; return airport transfers; 20kg baggage allowance per person and resort representation. If you're just looking for return flights, click here for our flights to the Algarve.

Our Algarve resorts cater for all holidays types. From family friendly resorts such as Praia da Rocha and Lagos to livelier resorts like Albufeira and Vilamoura. Sunway has a holiday resort in the Algarve for you.


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