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ClubHotel Riu Guarana

4.0 of 5 Quinta do Milharo | Olhos D'Agua - Algarve, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 08200, Portugal
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brixton, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just got back from Riu Guarana. The rooms are lovely, modern and good sized.Food and drink is good and plentiful.The staff is very friendly, keen to ensure you have what you require. The entertainments team were superb they catered for everyone.The hotel is located near the little village of Olhos Agua with bars, shops, restaurants just... More 

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18 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I have never been made to feel so special! Arriving at the door we were met with hotel staff and a member of the entertainment team. Luggage was immediately taken care of and a refreshing drink provided whilst we obtained our keys. Check in was effortless and as soon as we opened our room door I knew that we had... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We stayed at this hotel from the 27th Sept until the 8th October 2014. This is a lovely hotel in the small village of Olhos D'Agua about 4 miles along the coast from the bustling resort of Albufeira. The hotel maintains the excellent standards associated with the Riu Hotel Group , albeit whilst it claims 4 star rating, which I... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We spend 1 week in this hotel and except for the last 5 minutes everything was perfect. The check-inn was handled very professionally and very kindly by the staff. The restaurants were excellent although we didn't try the chinese one. A special mention to the entertainment team which made each evening a great show in the theater and funny activities... More 

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Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We recently (sept 2014) with friends on a thomson all inclusive package, Hotel is nice, larger than we are used to and as such a little impersonal, another traveller remarked that it was all about volume, maximum people in minimum fuss. Hotel is clean and bright with 2 pools, all inclusive is ok but a bit limited in that you... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is the first riu hotel we have stayed in and i have to say that i will definitely be booking with the riu hotel chain again. The rooms were spotless and cleaned on a daily basis. The staff were very polite and always spoke to you in the mornings and evenings. The food was exceptional, there was always something... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A lovely place & at this time of the year it wasn't too busy. Friendly staff, food was fine, restaurant clean & tidy. Room was spotless clean & comfortable. Shame there wasn't any waiters (maybe because of the time of the year) next to pool or restaurant but not a problem really.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Brilliant holiday again at the Guarana, the weather was exceptionally hot for October, food good but pork or veal every meal, lots of other choices, fish, salad etc. Given a room overlooking roads and waste ground on arrival but able to change it next day for a larger one overlooking pools, plenty of sunbeds and towels provided. Staff very pleasant... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

Having just returned from a restful week at the Riu Guarana we were so lucky to have such hot weather reaching 30 deg. This is the 3rd Riu we have stayed in this year so we did compare, the hotel was very clean and rooms were a good size. We emailed in advance for pool view room and got our... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We stayed on the 4th floor with a pool view, the room was clean and spacious. Our maid did a great job. The hotel is rather dated, however, all of the staff were friendly and genuine and wanted to ensure we had a great holiday.The main buffet restaurant served a variety of dishes, but was very repetitive. The quality of... More 

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Address: Quinta do Milharo | Olhos D'Agua - Algarve, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 08200, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Olhos de Agua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — ClubHotel Riu Guarana 4*
Number of rooms: 500
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Also Known As:
Clubhotel Riu Guarana Albufeira
Clubhotel Riu Guarana Hotel Albufeira
ClubHotel Riu Guarana Olhos De Agua, Portugal - Albufeira

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