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3.0 of 5 Ranch   |   Apartado 6080, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8201, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
sixmile Bristol, United Kingdom
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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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very charming and homely, really well run, the right side of welcoming & friendly without being too familiar in such an intimate, small hotel. Very genuine quirky relaxing style - things like the way there is an oldschool speaker & earpiece phone from the pool to call for drinks, even though the restaurant is about 10 steps away. I was... More

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Kraainem, Belgium
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

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 August 4, 2014

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
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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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*
Number of rooms: 10
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