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Hotel Sol e Mar

Rua Jose Bernardino de Sousa, 12, Albufeira 8200-146, Portugal
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Ranked #41 of 163 Hotels in Albufeira
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location but no out door place to sun bathe hotel sun loungers on the beach but you have to pay 15 euros a day for the use of these ,the older waiter in the dinning room needs to tell his face to smile , food at Nite was never 4 STARS think they must have stole 2 STARS from... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just home after our 5th stay at sol e mar . Can't fault this hotel beautiful breakfast buffet and placido and staff all so friendly . The rooms are cleaned every day fresh towels etc . Will be booking again love this hotel and all the staff many thanks to reception Berta , Hilda and Louis the manager x

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

Greetings from Hotel Sol e Mar. Thank you very much for your nice feedback and for publishing such as motivating words on TripAdvisor!!. I have shared your amazing comments to all the team who will take great pride in the level of service that they provide to our guests. We will be delighted to welcome you back and provide you... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have wanted to go to Portugal for some time and we finally got the opportunity. The Old Town in Alberfura was our destination and the hotel Sol e Mar our accommadation. The hotel was classed as a 4 star maybe this was the case when it was first given but it is a barely a 3 star at best.... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

Many thanks on behalf of all the staff of Hotel Sol e Mar. You can be sure that we have taken good note about your concerns Looking forward to welcome you again for your next visit to Albufeiral!!! Kind regards More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned after a 9 night stay. 6th April to 14th April 2015 Check in was quick and efficient, we were allocated a room on the first floor. The room was clean and plenty of space, lovely to have a fridge although it would have been nice to have a kettle, (we did take our own) A balcony with a... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. It is a pleasure for us to know that you have had a perfect and lovely stay in our hotel due to our service. We very much appreciate your words about our location, it is true that we are located... More 

Manchester
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've reviewed the hotel a few times before however I have said in the past may not be suitable for people with mobility issues. On this visit I had restricted mobility due to a broken hip and hired a scooter from Algarve Mobility just to see how it worked. I have never used a mobility scooter before but what a... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

First of all we thank you for having spent, again, your holidays at the Hotel Sol e Mar. We expect a quick recovery of your hip. Thank you very much for your special mention to all the staff. They will appreciate it. If you are planning to come back to Hotel Sol e Mar, please, do not hesitate to tell... More 

Newry, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 31 March to 9 April for an enjoyable 10 days. Check in was smooth. Room on 4th floor was large, airy and clean with maid service daily.Beds were comfortable and extra blankets available. Went HB and found the food very good. There was always something to tempt you at dinner and breakfast covered everything from cold meat,fruit,cereals... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. We very much appreciate your words about our location, it is true that we are located in a perfect place Looking forward to welcome you again for your next visit to Albufeiral!!! Kind regards More 

Dublin, Ireland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Imagine going asleep to the sound of the sea!well I just did at the sol e mar Portugal for the last four nights.Every balcony has a sea view.We had thunder and lightning last night and I know it is the last thing you want when you go away but just to watch it all from the balcony was amazing..The hotel... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

It is a great pleasure to know that you have had a wonderful stay in Hotel Sol e Mar. We highlight appreciate your kind words about our staff who will be very proud to know that they have helped to make your stay a nice experience. Looking forward to welcome you again for your next visit to Albufeiral!!! Kind regards More 

Irvine, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here from the 30 March til 6 April. It was our first time at the Sol e Mar and we were not dissapointed. Check in was smooth quick and efficient. The girl behind the desk was friendly and polite. We were directed to the first floor room 114. It was spacious bright and very clean.... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. It is a pleasure for us to know that you have had a perfect and lovely stay in our hotel due to our service. Looking forward to welcome you again for your next visit to Albufeiral!!! Kind regards More 

Manchester, UK
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Sol E Mar last Easter and enjoyed it so much we returned again this Easter. For us this is the go to place, when staying in the old town. We paid £31 per night this year bed and breakfast. Amazing value! We were given a lovely roof top room with lovely sea views. This hotel has... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

First of all we thank you for having spent, again, your holidays at the Hotel Sol e Mar. Your kind words are an incentive for all of us in our daily efforts for improving quality and service. Thank you very much for your special mention to all the staff. They appreciate it. If you are planning to come back to... More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited this hotel from 29 March to 5 April 2015. It was our first time in this hotel and we were not disappointed. The gentleman who checked us in was very friendly and efficient. Our room was on the second floor and was spacious and clean. There was a bottle of sparkling wine waiting for us... More 

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Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e Mar, responded to this review

Greetings from Hotel Sol e Mar. Thank you very much for your nice feedback and for publishing such as motivating words on TripAdvisor!!. I have shared your amazing comments to all the team who will take great pride in the level of service that they provide to our guests. You can be sure that we have taken good note about... More 

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