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Balaia Mar Hotel

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Praia Maria Luisa, Albufeira 8200-925, Portugal
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Ranked #28 of 162 hotels in Albufeira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Abbie S Warrington, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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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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Warrington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing stay in this hotel - my partner and I went with our three children (7,6 & 4) all inclusive - the staff couldn't do enough for you - nothing was too much trouble. The reception staff were lovely also and when we got there late on the first night (about 11pm) they rang the bar and asked them to... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I booked this last minute and only actually stayed in the hotel for three nights on a self catering basis. The staff were fantastic and could not do enough for you. Our room was cleaned daily, towels replaced and the free toiletries replenished. The double bed was huge and extremely comfortable. We both commented upon the amazing... More

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I are just back from a lovely week in albufeira. We arrived at the hotel near one in the morning and although the kitchen had been finished for an hour, the staff were still happy to make us burgers. We stayed on a b&b basis. The breakfast was great. Including cereal, fresh fruit, croissants and cooked breakfast... More

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York, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a 7 night stay All Inclusive at De Balaia Apartments with hubby and 3 children (aged 11, 9 and 7 years). Apartment was HUGE with nice living and dining area, well equipped kitchen, 2 large bedrooms (1 x double and 1 with 3 single beds, but still enough room for kids) and bathroom (bath, shower over,... More

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have just returned from an all inclusive eight night stay yesterday travelling with a friend. On arrival, the lady at the reception kindly showed us to our studio on the third floor of block C. It had a double bed (we wanted a twin room with two singles!) and so I went back to the reception and the receptionist... More

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Carlow, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Partner and myself stayed here for a week, last week. We went B&B and have a nice stay. The rooms were clean and the hotel was pretty quiet (which we looked for). We saw here to ask for a room facing the pool, which was a great tip as we got 108. You couldn't really hear anything apart from... More

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 4 days in peak season. They put me in the hotel part of the complex. The hotel is actually quite small pleasent and personal. The room was quite small but not a problem. The hotel staff were helpful, i needed to get a train to setabul and they assisted me in getting the times and printing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel last year and returned as it was so nice. The accommodation was clean and spacious. The food was excellent and with many different choices. We stayed all inclusive, which is worth doing as all the drinks are branded. The waiters are friendly and chatty. The pool and outside area is spotless. We lost power to... More

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Trim, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here with my husband and 3 kids in early July 2014. I will not be returning. I had asked for a ground floor apartment as we had a buggy and were put on the second floor. This would not have been a big deal if the lift had not been out of order for 4 consecutive days. The... More

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Brampton, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Very friendly and super helpful staff. Pool absolutely gorgeous, just like in the photos! Beach is only a 5 minutes walk - Praia Maria Luisa, one of the best in the Algarve. Food was good lots of variety - well worth the extra 10 Euros per night, always fresh and if you have a preference they will cook it for... More

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Address: Praia Maria Luisa, Albufeira 8200-925, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Balaia Mar Hotel 3*
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