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Ponta Grande Resort

Sesmarias Sao Rafael, Albufeira 8200-385, Portugal
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  • Location
    4 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 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hoiday was arranged via my sister and as a party of nine -2 families. We were pleasantly surprised at the spacious accommodation that we had been allocated. A two bedroom, two bathroom spacious house with a outside courtyard. On the whole very good, could do with minor upgrades of decoration but both families were pleased. The day before leaving... More 

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Albufeira, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been told to try this for ages by friends of ours and have never managed to do so until yesterday. The food, service and fantastic staff made lunch time very enjoyable. We will be returning soon for an evening meal, but the lunch time menu is second to none - 100% recomend it to anyone

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

A very welcoming place with good food, also manager and staff great. It's in very good Area about 15 min to the beach São Raphael. Faro airport is a forty min drive away. Albufeira is the nearest town 10 min by car and it's buzzing ywith life in the summer months, lots of bars and places to dine. It also... More 

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Glasgow
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64 reviews 64 reviews
40 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Like most of the recent reviewers we were very impressed with Ponta Grande. The apartments were beautifully spacious. Dated? Perhaps but only slightly and very well maintained. The kitchen was well equipped and much larger than usual. The restaurant on site is good and excellent value. We were there in March but they still had a cabaret night which was... More 

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andalusia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Stayed last week and although the weather wasn't brilliant the venue made up for it. We had heating in every room, including the bathroom. We were amazed at the staff and customer service. We reported that the microwave wasn't working properly and within half an hour a new one had been fitted! We will definitely go back to this resort.

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Corsham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Although the reset and area was quiet there were still plenty of bars and restaurants open particularly in the lovely fishing villages on the coast. The resort was beautifully maintained centred round a pleasant pool and the accommodation was very good although a little dated,it was very spacious with high ceilings and a good sized terrace. The on site bar... More 

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Fishguard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Just back from a week in this excellent resort. The accommodation is first class with bedrooms on an upper level so the lounge/diner and kitchen can be increased in size. Staff are most friendly and are genuinely pleased to help. The on site restaurant can't be faulted. They have a menu of the day at €8.90 but the normal prices... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We very much enjoyed your stay at the Ponta Grande Resort. There were some snags in our unit because we had 2 guests some New Zealand joining us and needed a few more things. Although the unit was spacious and very comfortable, the fridges (2 small ones) were broken a bit and there was no coffee maker, or sink stopper..... More 

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São Rafael G, Front Office Manager at Ponta Grande Resort, responded to this review

Dear Nickandnic2014, First of all, thank you for visiting us and sharing your experience in Ponta Grande São Rafael Resort. We appreciate that you have highlighted the size of the Villas, the pool area, the restaurant, the cafe and the quality of our staff. Ponta Grande São Rafael Resort will take note of your suggestions in order to improve our... More 

Brixton, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We had a wonderful stay here and will be back. The staff, from Management, to reception, to room attendants, cannot be faulted. Great location near the beach.(5 minutes) From the airport we use Yellofish taxis, reliable,english speaking drivers, the kids loved the WIFI on board.

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São Rafael G, Front Office Manager at Ponta Grande Resort, responded to this review

Dear James C, Thank you very much for your lovely feedback . We are glad to read that you had a lovely time in Ponta Grande São Rafael Resort. We are pleased about your positive and kind comments regarding to our location, the beaches and Ponta Grande staff. Our team will continue trying to always provide a high-quality service in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Recently back from a two week vacation at this resort. Overall we had an enjoyable stay but suffered from not choosing to hire a car as the resort sits just outside of the main town of Albuferia. There is a local bus that you can catch but is does not run on a frequent basis. The walk into Albuferia takes... More 

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São Rafael G, Front Office Manager at Ponta Grande Resort, responded to this review

Dear beaverWestMidlands, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are glad to read that you had an enjoyable stay at Ponta Grande São Rafael Resort. We are also pleased about your positive comments regarding to restaurant food and resort staff. It was a pleasure to stand at your service and hope to have the opportunity to... More 

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