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Ondamar Hotel

Urbanizacao Areias de S. Joao, Lote 20, Albufeira 8200 284, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Oxford
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in a private apartment block opposite and thought we'd pop in for a drink and a look-see. The grounds looked very nice as did the pool area and its outside bar, but because it was mid evening and the end of April, it was very quiet, in fact - totally deserted, so we decided to go to... More 

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Poole
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for a week from 15/10/14. Apartment well equipped and very large. Overlooked the pool and well kept gardens. Sheets changed mid week and towels every other day. Apartment cleaned to a high standard daily. Reception staff very helpful and friendly. Good position between old and new town (the strip). Didn't use bar or restaurant but found snack bar... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Well.. I'd like to start off by saying I read reviews before I went to this hotel and was absolutely dreading it! However, for the price I got it (£580 for two inc. flights for a week) I could to complain.. About much!! When we arrived at the hotel at 2am it was pitch black so when we were given... More 

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Just returned from 1st ever visit to algarve. Chose hotel with some doubt after conflicting reviews.But found good location friendly staff spotless and well equipped apt signs of age but happy overall

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Just arrived back from our stay at the Ondamar Hotel and what can I say... It was a lovely hotel, ok it was slightly dated but it didn't bother us. We had a one bedroom apartment which had great views of the pool and gardens. It was very spacious with everything that we needed. We tend to cook in some... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Right guys this place is really nice! First of my I start of by telling any one who goes to faro airport and needs a transfer to use YellowFish Transfers! So much cheaper than hotel or other transfer companies! Booking on line is simple! Next the hotel! Well we were there from the 23rd to the 30th of July, it's... More 

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West Bromwich, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stayed in an 2 bedroom apartment here a couple of times, sleeps 4-5 comfortably, good kitchen and lounge area, located well for old town and busy nightlife, good pool area, hotel was clean and reception helpful.

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southend
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19 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed here with friends on a football tour, rooms were clean and tidy, maid waking us up every Day to clean, 9ish, even when some were asleep she still barged in! dedicated staff. we had a room on 2nd floor overlooking the pool, we were lucky, some over looking pool could only se the roof of the reception/ restaurant area.... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We have just returned from a two holiday at the Ondamar and what a wonderful holiday it has been. The hotel was incredibly clean throughout and we had daily visits from the cleaners into our rooms, even if we put the 'do not disturb' sign out they would always return later in the day. The self catering facilities were fantastic.... More 

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birmingham
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We have just retruned from another excellent holiday at this hotel. The hotel is clean and the staff are very friendly and helpful. The hotel pool and pool bar are great, lovely food and reasonably priced drinks, with a cocktail of the day. The hotel is in a good location as it is near to the strip and the old... More 

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