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El Faro Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Localita Porto Conte, 07041 Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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Ranked #13 of 51 hotels in Alghero
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The only thing this hotel going for it are the gorgeous ocean view and pool area. Other than that, the room I stayed in smelled musty and the bed was hardly befitting a 4-star hotel. The walls between the rooms are paper thin. Why? Because on my second night, the loud snores from the next room which was a connecting... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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59 reviews 59 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location is fantastic, perfect for swimming and snorkelling, it's nice how they organised the outdoor space (pools and beach beds), however the level of the room is rather poor. I had a Deluxe double room with sea view, it's literally two separated rooms turned into one with a basic renovation plan, they just put down the wall that was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our shirt stay at Hotel El Faro in august 2014. The room view was breath-taking, nice decor and very spacious for us. Also the staff was really helpful and kind. The breakfast had a good and healthy variety of food. We could move easily by car in proximity to Alghero and Capo Caccia. We will surely come back... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed five days in August 2014. This is a nice, quiet hotel in a great location, in a national park, full of pine trees and great nature. Superb views, especially from the restaurant at sunset. Good rooms, well maintained. Good service, very helpful reception staff. About 30 minutes drive from the old city of Alghero, which is well worth... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three nights and four days with fine food, wonderful weather, sun and a beautiful clean sea. Excellent service, a beautiful room with plenty of space. Our second visit and it will not be our last. We felt no need to go anywhere else and did not. Thank you.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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81 reviews 81 reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First thing to mention about this hotel is that if you are planning to stay here make sure to rent a car otherwise you will need a good amount of money for taxis as the area Porto Conte is really secluded. The resort itself is really nice with the most breathtaking views ever. Internet in rooms is NOT for free... More

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PatriziaSechi, Direttore at El Faro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Fouadd, greetings from Alghero and hope your trip back to Dubai went very well. Thank you for sharing your comments following your recent stay at our resort. I was disappointed to read that we did not completely meet all your expectations. Yes our location is very unique and for some it is great and for other it is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best hotel I've ever stayed in! We went to Sardinia as part of our honeymoon and we couldn't have been more pleased with El Faro. Everything about it was amazing.. Great staff helpful and friendly, they met all our needs, great location, private, gorgeous, just perfect! Our room a deluxe room with terrace was amazing, we spent our mornings and... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice sea view room, friendly staff, clean sea, great beach for swimming and snorkeling. Good breakfast and delicious food at dinner at the restaurant. We kindly recommend this hotel for your vacation! You should go to the Capo Caccia for enjoying see and mountain view. Also close to the El Faro hotel you can find the taverna with fresh... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in El Faro in July 2014, the hotel was OK, nothing special other than the location. The room was large with a beautiful sea view however it was old (décor). the Bathroom was clean which was good. Internet is only free in the lobby area and near the restaurant, No internet in the rooms unless you pay for... More

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PatriziaSechi, Direttore at El Faro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Haifa, We are really pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay at El Faro and appreciated its beauty and location. However, we are sorry to learn that our wi-f system in the room did not meet your expectations; we would like to assure you that this inconvenience has been immediately solved. We look forward to welcoming you again... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very expensive hotel, you expected a lot. Old rooms, unkind director, very expensive Spa and restaurant. Think twice before reserving.... you can ' t pay only for a beautiful vista. I will never come back Svetlana

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PatriziaSechi, Direttore at El Faro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Svetlana, We regret to learn that your stay in our Hotel was not satisfactory and that you did not appreciate the hospitality and services offered. We always endeavour to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. It is therefore disappointing to know that one of our valued guests felt an inferior experience than the one we strive to... More

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Address: Localita Porto Conte, 07041 Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
Location: Italy > Sardinia > Province of Sassari > Alghero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — El Faro Hotel 4*
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El Faro Hotel, ammazing place, intimate and elegant project by the illustrious Sardinian architect Antonio Simon Mossa, stands in the wonderful scene of Baia delle Ninfe(the Nymph Bay), immersed in the surrounding nature. Designed over the idea of a boat anchored at sea, it has an equipped marina area, seawater swimming pools, spa services and WI-FI zones. It is only 10 minutes away from Alghero and the airport Alghero-Fertilia. Paris Alghero its only 2 hours fly. ... more   less 
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