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Monte do Casal

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Cerro do Lobo | Estoi, Faro 8005-436, Portugal
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Ranked #10 of 21 Faro B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012
Sean M Pitlochry, Scotland, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pitlochry, Scotland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

I went there in May 2011, and had a lovely relaxing stay, The service was first class and the food was some of the best ive tasted! They prepared a lovely picnic that we ate in the hotels stunning grounds, and where I proposed to my girlfriend, (who said yes!!) I cannot fault this place and the negitaive reviews must... More

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Catterall, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

We have just returned from a 3 day exclusive stay at Monte do Casal at the beginning of October. We wanted the exclusive use of the hotel for my 60th Birthday for 3 days so we booked all the 18 rooms in the hotel. My family and friends had a fantastic time at my 60th party at MDC, the overall... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2011

We also stayed at Monte do Casal in September and we had a superb holiday. Everything from the warm welcome when we arrived to the small details such as the chilled hand towels and sorbet offered poolside by the waiter, made our holiday. We are very surprised and quite frankly find difficulty in understanding the many complaints made by Mr.... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011 via mobile

We have stayed at the Monte do Casal three times now and it never dissapoints. Lovely to see the same friendly staff there still. They help make the hotel what it is. The food and service was excellent and the spa was very relaxing. Charming hotel that holds a special place in our hearts. See you again next year I... More

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

We had a really fantastic stay. The staff were really friendly and nothing was too much trouble We enjoyed the food, especially the Seafood Monte do Casal. We had a special romantic evening enjoying a five course tasting menu under the gazebo which was on the lake..magic! Our suite was very comfortable with a big balcony for breakfast and sunbathing.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

We drove up the Cypress lined cobbled drive, past the beautiful gardens and when we received a warm welcome from the receptionist and a glass of chilled champagne, we felt at that moment completely relaxed and we had arrived somewhere rather special. Our beautiful room was overlooking the garden and a pond with koi fish and a waterfall near the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2011 via mobile

We stayed at the Monte do Casal for nearly a week in August. As it didn't meet our expectations we decided to leave a day early. The hotel prides itself on being n SLH hotel and the service of its staff was outstanding. Originally in room 14 (a twin) we spent the first night with the smell of sewerage coming... More

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MontedoCasal, Manager at Monte do Casal, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, I have read your comment and thank you for taking time listing the problems. First of all my sincere apologies, I have noted the points you have raised and certainly we are solving this problemas as soon as possible. I am very pleased to hear that you considered our service outstanding and you have enjoyed the food in... More

New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2011

We stayed at Monte do Casal in August while visiting the Algarve. It is a beautiful escape, especially during the high tourist season of the summer. It is conveniently tucked away, yet a 20 minute drive from the beaches, a 45 min drive from Sagres. The staff is very accommodating - with food requests, as well as serving a gran... More

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

we booked this hotel after looking at the web site,it looked stunning,and as it was 5 star and also part of the small luxury hotels of the world we booked a suite for 300 euro per night with breakfast the room was ok,not particulary luxurios,a bit like your nans sitting room, the bed was comfy although it was two singles... More

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MontedoCasal, Manager at Monte do Casal, responded to this review

I have read your email and I thank you for taking the time to list the problems. I am very pleased to know that you had enjoyed your dinner. In our restaurant, according to the law, we operate a non smoking policy. Unfortunatelly, when dining outside, under the Pergola, we could not prevent fellow guests from smoking. As in most... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

We decided to go on a romantic getaway to Algarve, and although some friends had not so good experiences at this hotel, the reviews were so good we decided to give it a try. Well, first be ready as when you imagine Algarve, well well is not this. You are kilometers from the beach in the mountains so be aware... More

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MontedoCasal, General Manager at Monte do Casal, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, I have read your comment and I would like to thank you for taking time to list the problems. I am horrified by the points raised! My sincere apologies. Monte do Casal is located in the countryside, but there are good access to the beaches, golf courses and the most important towns in the region. I have noted... More

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Also Known As:
Monte Do Casal Hotel Faro
Monte Do Casal Hotel
Monte Do Casal Faro, Portugal - Algarve
Address: Cerro do Lobo | Estoi, Faro 8005-436, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Faro
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 21 B&Bs / Inns in Faro
Hotel Class:4 star — Monte do Casal 4*
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