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Hotel Santa Maria Faro

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua de Portugal 17-19, Faro 8000, Portugal
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Ranked #12 of 26 hotels in Faro
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Cairo, Egypt
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We drove into Faro during the motorbike convention and were able to find parking close to the hotel, weekends are free but check with the hotel staff. The staff were very helpful showing us places of interest and sorting out our a/c very quickly. The room was a good size, had wi-fi and a balcony overlooking the road. Breakfast was... More

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Glasgow, Scotland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We needed a break and wanted a direct flight from Glasgow so Faro was picked and we had lovely weather 19-26c for the 1st 10days of June.The hotel is right in the center of Faro and just around the corner some nice shopping streets and only 5min. walk to the Marina . We had a lovely breakfast every day so... More

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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Had a one-night stay. Clean, comfortable, and large balcony. Wifi on the 5th floor was weak, but the breakfast was delicious, easily the highlight of the hotel. It is located centrally and directions from Google maps were direct and correct.

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed 2 nights with our small children. Location is perfect as the tourist spots are right next to the hotel. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The service was kind and helpful. I would stay here again and would recommend it to friends.

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Pristina, Kosovo
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I spent one night at the hotel and I liked the room, though it was tiny. Breakfast was nice and the location is great. Very close to the sites and the shopping area. The service at the hotel was very nice, kind and helpful.

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Split, Croatia
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36 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We come in hotel for only one night between flights. it was clean and nice room for small rate. Breakfast was excellent, better than in some brand hotel. Hotel is in city centre, great location, reception woman was kind and helpful. The choice of accommodation in Faro is not so good, so this hotel was great deal for money.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We stayed in the hotel for 3 nights. The room was fine (simple, but big enough and clean). A good choice of tasty food was offered at the breakfasts. The staff was helpful with all needed information about the city and transport. The location is very close to the old town. Restaurants and shops are just around the corner. The... More

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Paris, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I booked the hotel based on the good reviews. I do think the hotel was good value as I got quite a good deal, however I was disappointed with the wifi signal in my room. The T.V only had one station in English and that is the news. It was impossible to watch videos on my ipad because the wifi... More

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Monifieth, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed three nights here after a week in Carviero. It was a fantastic base, v close to the old town with its great reasturants etc. Do get a superior room, it provides a huge terrace with views over Faro. Breakfast was excellent with plenty of choice, freshly prepared and enjoyable. It is also convient for the bus and train... More

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Thetford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

I just arrived at home from a two night stay at Hotel Santa Maria and only have wonderful things to stay. The rooms were clean and worked perfect for our girls weekend. The hotel staff were super friendly and provided excellent customer service. They arranged a boat tour of the Algarve along with transportation to and from the boat. As... More

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Address: Rua de Portugal 17-19, Faro 8000, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Faro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Santa Maria Faro 3*
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Hotel Santa Maria Faro Portugal - Algarve

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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This new hotel is set right in the heart of the commercial downtown of the Algarve’s capital Faro. Experience the historical Villa of Se which guides you on a magical journey. ... more   less 
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