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Hotel Sol e Mar

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Bernardino de Sousa 12, Albufeira 8200-146, Portugal
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Ranked #50 of 162 hotels in Albufeira
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Wendy L Manchester, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Second time back to this hotel with the girls, the rooms are quite basic but very clean, the views from the room are stunning, the staff are very helpful and polite. The location of this hotel is superb.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel will take you back in time to maybe the 1970s with a touch of retro class. The whole place has a relaxing feel, the staff are polite and friendly and helpful if you ask questions. The food is more than adequate with various choices and goes with a view of the sea. The location is superb right on... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our third trip to stay in the Sol e Mar and once again we had a wonderful time. Of course, the location helps as the hotel is right in front of the beach and all the amenities in town are just a few minutes’ walk away. But you cannot deny that attentive and professional staff make a holiday... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from spending 11 nights here. Lovely hotel in a perfect location, with sea views from every room. Free wifi and fridge in room, free aircon. We went half board and thought the food was lovely. They really do try there best to cater for everyone. Old town on ur door step and new town a 10 min... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel a little out dated but for staff, food, position then look no further. I'm booked to return. Right on the beach. All rooms face sea with no road in front. Five mins walk to old town. Good restaurants bars, shops. Very happy with holiday.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was our first trip to Portugal and we enjoyed it very much. The hotel must have been the best position we could have had. Every room faces over the beautiful beach. On the down side there is no outdoor pool and if you want to sit on the beach with a lounger and brolly you have to pay 15... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have returned to this hotel for the last 7 years. It is a small hotel with about 70 rooms which all have a sea view and are spacious and very clean, towels changed every day ,have stayed at hotel by myself with children and feel very safe ,great choice for breakfast with good coffee, staff are very friendly and... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here in the last week of May. 3A 1C. Great friendly welcome when we arrived by the manager and staff when we arrived. The friendliness by all staff continued for the duration. All rooms are big and clean with a sea view. The hotel overall is from another era but that adds to its charm. Albuferia Old Town... More

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have just come back from 2weeks at the sol e mar hotel we have now stayed there twice and have loved it and will definatly be going back again we found the staff very friendly and will do anything to help you we went bed and breakfast as we enjoy trying different resturants and there are plenty of them... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a week at this Hotel in June 2014. Amazing location in the Old Town, on the beach front and not too close to the main square so that you are kept up all night but only a 3 minute walk from all the bars/restaurants. Would give the hotel a 5 star but the only thing... More

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Address: Rua Bernardino de Sousa 12, Albufeira 8200-146, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Sol e Mar 4*
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#27 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira #35 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
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