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Portofino Hotel

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Prolongacion, Playa el Agua, Margarita Island, Venezuela
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Ranked #8 of 17 hotels in Playa el Agua
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I want to fair - the hotel and food are not too bad. But the fact that my money and camera was stolen by one of the cleaners whilst I had breakfast was an utter disappointment and shocker. This was my first stay at the hotel and I will not be returning. I would like others to be aware of... More

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Tobago
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Omg...The rooms, the bathroom disgusting. The cleanliness of the place was a huge issue..everything was concrete yet though the mattresses weren't too bad. The food maybe a little bland was still okay there were salt and pepper shakers on the table. Wide variety each day of food fruits and desserts ..the exterior was beautiful. ..Although it is roughly an hour... More

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trinidad
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at portofino hotel from feb 28 to mar 04 with 8 members of my family. The resort is beautiful the food was good, did not have the problem of good being recycled over our few days there. The rooms were cleaned early everyday. The hotel had just a couple staff members who can speak english at the front desk.... More

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Tacarigua
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Stayed there on my anniversary. Friendly staff. Nice spacious grounds. Lots of beautiful ppl around. Food not too bad. Drinks were good. Located a bit far from the town but the drive to and from was nice. Overall it was a fun few days.

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2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

I stayed there with a group of 10 women and we all had the same opinion :we were never returning to this hotel EVER! The rooms smelt old and moldy, there are times when there was no water to shower. There was also short periods of power outages ( I guess to save on energy). The bed bases are made... More

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Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Just came back yesterday! It was a wonderful and GREAT place at a VERY AFFORDABLE price!!! My room was moist and ac wasn't working but it didnt dampened my experience. Staff was well trained and very polite. The food is bland in taste but the variety to choose from is excellent! Change your money on the beach the tour guides... More

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Chaguanas, Trinidad
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I stayed here with three other persons form 4th to 8th august. The pools was ok but food was disappointing. Same bland food, with not much choice, everyday. We arrive 1.15 am and did not get anything to eat since we were at the airport from 4.pm the previous day. we went to sleep hungry. The same on our exit.... More

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Trinidad
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Request rooms near the main lobby if you want wifi in your room The food have no taste The snack bar doesn't have a variety The bar doesn't have premium alcohol Use the taxis outside the hotel to get around because it's much cheaper

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

I've visited this place several times in the past. This time is the last one. Food was scarcy and poor. Services late and downgraded. Entertaiment lost the splendor of recent years. Front desk attention uncourteos and rude. As I said, no more Portofino for me and my family.

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Port of Spain, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

The Hotel is quite clean and fresh. Has lovely views. Has varying levels including cabanas on the ground floor which has patios with chairs for hanging out in the evening. Several swimming pools which gives the place some diversity. And the beach, another source of variety for bathing and meeting the locals there who sell a variety of things at... More

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Additional Information about Portofino Hotel

Also Known As:
Portofino Hotel Playa El Agua
Portofino Hotel Margarita Island/Playa El Agua, Venezuela
Address: Prolongacion, Playa el Agua, Margarita Island, Venezuela
Location: Venezuela > Insular Region > Coastal Islands > Margarita Island > Playa el Agua
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Playa el Agua
#7 Romantic Hotel in Playa el Agua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Portofino Hotel 3.5*
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