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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Prainha VillagePrainha Village

Prainha Village is a fantastic resort with something to suit everyone. Traditional rustic and comfortable accommodation located in an idyllic setting over looking the Atlantic Ocean with direct access to the beach and surrounded by lush groomed gardens. The wide range of facilities on offer and great customer service make this property one of the most popular in the Irish market.


● 170m from the Praia dos Tres Irmaos beach with access
● 1km to the closest restaurant/bar outside the village
● 2 km from Alvor and Praia de Rocha where you will find a host of bars or restaurants
● 2km to the Algarve's best golf courses
● 76km from Faro Airport


● 1-Bedroom Apartments: Without air conditioning
● 2-Bedroom Apartment: Without air conditioning
● 2-Bedroom Townhouse: with Air conditioning
● 2-Bedroom Villas: without Air conditioning
● 3 bedroom villas: with air conditioning on two floors with private pool
● All room facilities include: Rustic decoration except 2 bedroom townhouse or 3 bed villas, living room with sofa bed, TV Kitchen with cooker with oven, toaster, microwave,fridge, washing machine, dishwasher (not in one bedroom apartment) and balcony or terrace. Bathrooms have bath with shower head and or shower.


● 3 outdoor pools
● 2 Tennis courts*, Padle* & basketball courts
● 4 restaurants
● Bike hire*
● Mini
● Market
● Clients have use of the facilities at the Prainha Clube
● Free parking
● 24h reception
● WiFi at reception

Children's Facilities

● 2 outdoor children's pools
● Playground
● Clients have the use of the Facilities at the Prainha Clube
● Football pitch
● Bike Hire*
● Cot* on request


● Board Basis: Self Catering
● meals at the Prainha Clube with supplements
● Cleaning: 6 days per week (except Sundays or bank holidays), Towel change: twice weekly, Linen change: weekly
● No of apts: 380, No of floors: 3, No of lifts: 1 for beach access
● Official Rating: 3*
● Child age: under 14 years on self catering
● *=Local cost


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