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Room & Suite (68)
Pool & Beach (22)
Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good22%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible29%
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“noisy at night”(19 reviews)
“rooftop pool”(8 reviews)
“light sleeper”(9 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have mixed feelings about this place. It's location is amazing as you walk out the front door onto the strip in the old town. The staff are really friendly and helpful, especially Ana on reception for whom nothing was too much trouble. However, it's...More

Thank janers88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had read a lot of mixed reviews about this hotel and as always went with an open mind. The reason I booked this hotel was that I was having a short break away with my elderly mother and it seemed to be centrally located...More

1  Thank mariafergy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed from June 18 to June 25, what's known here as the mid-season. As a young couple, we do not mind the surrounding music coming from the bars and clubs just across the street. In fact, while some people may find this unappealing, it's...More

Thank Appoline H
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I admit that I was slightly concerned about staying here after reading the reviews. However, I always feel that reviewers are perhaps quicker to complain that compliment so I didn’t worry too much. Manage your expectations! You’re staying in a 3* hotel in central Albufeira,...More

2  Thank Dregan84
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We stayed here for 5 days last year, it's a basic hotel but the thing that let it down most for me were the sun beds, they weren't adjustable so you had to lay on your back upright and that's it! we spent most days...More

1  Thank sophierutter13
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Amenities
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$96 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$96 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Room & Suite (68)
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Dining (11)
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WendyCoDown
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Response from Kate M | Reviewed this property |
You can hire one at reception, cost was €10 which is refunded when returned.
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prox71
28 April 2018|
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Response from Kate M | Reviewed this property |
I believe it’s is closing at the end of season sept/Oct. To be honest it should close now, it’s not a pleasant place to stay.
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"Pool View (Walk out on to pool)"
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"unable to answer as we did not stay at this hotel"
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"The rooms facing onto the pool are set back from the strip"
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"higher floors are quieter"
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