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Vila Joya

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
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Ranked #12 of 162 Hotels in Albufeira
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very special and unique small hotel. A memorable stay : the finest food (and loved the invite from the Manager for cocktails in the kitchen before dinner), stunning setting and beach, lovely homely informal public rooms with attentive and helpful staff. A wonderful place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More than a 5* hotel, Vila Joya's atmosphere makes it feel like an unique and an one of a kind experience. For the ones who are looking for peacefulness and to forget about the world itself, this is the place. From the welcoming tour with a beautiful champagne glass over the Atlantic, a beautiful beach with very difficult access for... More

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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Travelled as a couple in may/june for his birthday. We stayed 7 nights. As soon as you arrive you know how special this place is, the staff are excellent. Check in wasn't the quickest but nothing to complain about. Room - This is the reason why this place is not getting 5 stars from me. I was very disappointed with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

What can I say about this wonderful place have being here over 12 times and we just love the place it's so special and we bring our twins we love the food best ever and the service is so friendly we really enjoy staying here and the setting is pardise thank u to all the staff and see u all... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stayed in Gale and spent an afternoon at the Spa in Vila joya, i would recommend this to everyone, steam bath, sauna and massage were fantastic, if you stay in Gale then you must give this a go. The pool was peaceful with great views of the ocean, go on treat your self

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Beware of the room you have booked. I booked a room for my 20 year anniversary (The Terrace) I called just to ask if we had the ground floor which I was very happy to hear we had. I then asked another question and the lovely lady from reservations informed me that this room wasn't refurbished. I said that I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We just arrived with two little children. They even arranged a bottle of hot Milk For our youngest one. Very Nice room and staff and stunning views. All seems very Nice! Will give a review the next coming days. We Will stay here For one week. We keep you posted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Quite simple review: My wife Lucy & I have just arrived back in the uk after spending two nights here. From the minute we walked into the hotel, the view from our suite, omg amazingly heavenly. The most gorgeous hotel and level of service possible. Every member of staff were attentive, charming and interesting. Please no one go there, we... More

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Kent
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I meant to write this review months ago but just never found the time to so this place justice. We stayed for 4 nights in November '13, the weather was still a balmy 21C and the hotel was a revelation. We had one of their amazing terrace rooms, which was beautifully appointed and very large, and this led straight out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

When traveling, I make sure to choose great hotels (at least most of the times!). I know some people don't care so much about accommodations but I feel it is a big part of the vacation. When I chose Vila Joya I wanted it to be exceptional, and it was! First, the staff are very friendly and helpful. Second, the... More

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Address: Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Vila Joya 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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