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Formosa Guest House

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shared kitchen”(5 reviews)
“piggy bank”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsshared kitchenflights of stairspiggy bankoverlooking the squarefantastic locationgreat place to staycentral locationthe rivermin walkroman bridgegood sizehostelcorridortvfridgefacilitiescafes
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night at the Formosa Guest House and while basic (and priced accordingly), it was a nice place to stay. Our room was spotless and had everything we needed except an in-room bathroom. The toilets and shower stalls for our room were a...More

Thank twinssing
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This place offers an amazing value for money. It is located in the central square just steps away from the roman bridge and the river. The rooms are very large absolutely clean. In the morning you can just go down the stairs and have breakfast...More

Thank DiaboPLI
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

OMG NOT AS DESCRIBED AT ALL... EXTRA CHARGES FOR ,Coffee, milk , jam , no butter, It’s A VERY VERY BASIC HOSTEL , NOT A GUEST HOUSE but however it’s clean, ITS WRONGLY DESCRIBED.. NO BALCONY ... IS A PICTURE WINDOW, NO TERRACE, NO SEATING......More

2  Thank Michele L
Response from Paula D, Proprietário at Formosa Guest HouseResponded 6 December 2017

Evaluations are important when they provide us with credible information that makes us improve our service on an ongoing basis. The displeasure shown by this client has simply to do with their lack of principles since when they booked the room everything was well stated...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

We spent 3 nights in Tavira at Formosa. Honestly I booked there with no expectations...and upon our arrival we had such a lovely surprise. Small family guest house, every room is decorated differently, with such lovely taste. The guesthouse was absolutely clean, even the shared...More

1  Thank loratta
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Situated on the main plazza of Tavira, Formosa Guest House could not be more central. All the main attractions ot the town, restaurants, cafes etc. are within a few minutes walk. The historic Roman bridge is about 30 seconds from the front door! There is...More

Thank Michael W
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Price range
US$38 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (3)
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sailjerry
20 January 2016|
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Response from JMR243 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. there's free parking in nearby streets. We left our car for 2 days with no problem.
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Kristy D
18 January 2016|
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Response from Michele L | Reviewed this property |
No Parking , we had to park miles away. No Lift 6 flights of stairs , damp see photos , not as the airbrushed pictures advertising this place , it’s in a office block .. Lots of comings and goings of people on all floors... More
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"Book the room with the en-suite bathroom. Remember it's up 3 flights of stairs, and there is no lift."
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"The Chameleon room has amazing views and an aircon."
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"Only 5 rooms one has ensuite other 4 have 2 full bathrooms to share which are just next to your room"
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"Good views"
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