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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
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Vila Joya
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Ranked #9 of 162 Hotels in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2007
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2007

This hotel surpasses any we have stayed in before, although not starred, it truly deserves 5* plus! The Location is beautiful and a true haven for people wanting to totally chill out, relax in sumptious surroundings with staff that are not just helpful and efficient, but take pleasure in serving you and looking after you with a constant smile on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2006

This hotel is an Oasis in the Algarve, which is often associated with the wrong sort of tourism. It has its own secluded beach, all fabulous 14 rooms face the sea, the decoration is an Algarvian-Moorish style, which is cool and bright, the service is attentive (its PR is quite something) and food is state-of-the-art. This hotel happens to have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2005

This hotel is undergoing somewhat of a transformation at the moment. An already fantastic property and location with the only two michelin starred restaurant in Portugal, it already has unrivalled exclusivity in the Algarve. Owner Joy Jung is adding probably the most renowned SIX SENSES spa to the property and is reducing the number of suites to 14. The suites... 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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Also Known As:
Vila Joya Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
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#1 Business Hotel in Albufeira
#6 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
#8 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
#22 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira

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