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Vila Channa Hotel

3.0 of 5 Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-470, Portugal
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I booked this hotel break on the strength of the brilliant reviews I read. To be honest, as every review was great, I thought it might all be a bit too good to be true. However, I was not disappointed and the hotel/service was as everyone had described. The hotel is a small, family run establishment. Everyone is incredibly friendly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A lovely little family run B&B in the Algarve just outside of Albufeira. The staff couldn't be more friendly and the hotel itself just oozes charm. A great base to explore the Algarve. Make sure you visit the beach at Gale, which is just along the road and easily accessible by car or bus.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A girl friend and I stayed in this hotel in the end of August. The room was spacious and clean, the swimming pool area was great and the breakfast covered the basics. The downside is that there is no mini-bar in the room and they will charge you 3 euros a day in case you want to use one. Besides,... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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14 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I just came back from a lovely holiday in Vila Channa, Albufeira. We really enjoyed our stay in this small vila. It added more to our stay. Albufeira is a beach town about mass tourism, and Vila Channa gave us a safe haven from all of this. Omar knows what it takes to make his clients comfortable, he is gentle... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

just came back from this lovely hotel. its nicely tucked away outside old town which is less than 10 min drive. i recommend a car The staff is lovely, they have a lovely pool with sun loungers and a bar menu. the hotel is really clean and cosy inside and out. I would definitely come back to Vila Channa again... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Just back home from a two week stay at Vila Channa. We had a great two week stay. The hotel is extremely clean and the pool area is always really quiet with lots of sun loungers. Most of the time we had the pool completely to ourselves! We hired a car for part of our stay which I would highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I cannot recommend the Vila Channa highly enough. Myself and a friend spent 4 nights there and it was a fabulous experience. Omar and his staff are a delight to deal with and the vila is absolutely spotless both externally and internally. Breakfast is buffet style and offers all the necessities. It is beautifully set in the Sao Raphael area... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Wonderful place to stay. Nice location not far away from beautiful Sao Rafael beach and most of all very welcoming crew of the Vila Channa, especially Omar! Warm and friendly atmosphere. Thank you so much!

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New York City, New York
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights (weekdays) and enjoyed my stay. The Hotel is kind of difficult to find if you are using a GPS (apparently there are multiple rue de seismarias). Pros: - The manager/employees are super nice. I think previous posts have mentioned this and it's spot on. The manager Omar took the time to speak to us... More 

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Preston, England.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

This place which is situated near São Rafael and Sesmarias on the outskirts of Albufeira is a lovely little hotel / B&B in an unspoilt rural area of the beautiful Algarve. Lovely warm welcome from Omar and his team on arrival and right throughout our 4 day stay and nothing was too much trouble. It's a 15 min walk to... More 

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Address: Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-470, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Vila Channa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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