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3.0 of 5 Ranch   |   Apartado 6080, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8201, Portugal
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Kraainem, Belgium
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a most enjoyable stay at Quinta do Mel. Extremely friendly and warm welcome. Quiet and yet very close to more lively area. Nice garden and restaurant/tea room with authentic products. People here do their business with their hart! We would definetley recommend this place!!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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23 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All good comments already describe how well it is. But i will repeat again- IT IS PERECT! From first step in- you feel in home. I was so happy to get our room ready straight upon arival before check-in , as far as we got an early flight! Then we've been served AMAZING breakfast (inspite of our arrival around 11h.30)... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Portugal for the first time and was by myself so I wanted a safe place to stay. I found Quinta Do Mel through Trip Advisor and I'm so glad I picked this lovely place to stay! From Faro airport, it's easy to get here by Faroshuttlebus, it dropped me off right at the door. My room had... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Quinta do Mel was a lovely visitor experience. We arrived at 12.30 in the middle of the night and the owner, Lewis was so helpful when we got lost in the dark and was kind and very patient considering we had phoned in the middle of the night. He was also very helpful printing off our ryan air boarding passes.... More

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Faro, Portugal
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

An amazing jewel in the Algarve , the Service ( family style) , the swimming pool fantastic and the the food from the restaurant is a must try! I truly recommend quinta do mel for relaxing and Peaceful holidays

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Limburg Province, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed in Quinta do Mel's appartement in April 2014 (2 parents + 2 children) and enjoyed every day of it : - peacefull location in green environment - fine filosophy (home grown/made products) - very friendly, hospitalble staff - delicious breakfast, tapas - clean and spacious apartment (cleaned every day) - clean swimming pool in nice garden - nice... More

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This privately run little quinta really earned a 5 star review! Its a place to have quite holidays in Albufeira. Very clean, very friendly. The owner works himself in service and does everything so that you feel yourself at home. The pool is NOT chlorinated, had great home-grown and -made food for breakfast and dinner. Rooms are traditionally decorated, fast... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

The perfect place to relax, unwind and re-charge the batteries. Delicious gastronomical delights to savour, as well as beautifully freshly baked cakes and desserts. Staff extremely welcoming, and hospitable, Highly recommend the "Honey Farm" for a stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Quinta do Mel, the Honey Farm, is a great respite from the busy city of Lisbon. The staff made us feel welcomed immediately and we were treated like family. The location is peaceful, somewhat "zen", and was a wonderful place to return to in the evening after a full day of sight seeing. Each night we had a fresh thermos... More

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This place is relitively simple but the quality of the location and the attitude of the owner and staff make it a great choice for those poeple looking to have the feel of the countryside with ez access to the large beachside communities with the noise and all of that stuff. When we arrived, we were met by the owner... More

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Address: Apartado 6080, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8201, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Olhos de Agua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Quinta do Mel 3*
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Quinta do Mel is small peace of countryside near Algarve's best beaches. With 10 rooms results from the recuperation of an old farmhouse respecting architecture and materials. ... more   less 
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