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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sligo, Ireland
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92 reviews 92 reviews
30 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We always stay in Faro the first night we land in Portugal and think its a really lovely town. This hotel is good value with a great central location convenient to all bars and restaurants. Our room was spacious and clean with a nice large balcony ( make sure to ask for rooms on higher levels!) I'd highly recommend the... More

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Stuttgart, Deutschland
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we (me and my boyfriend) jsut spent one night in this place. the room was clean, the location ist good. rooms could be a big bitter and for the price we paied also a bit nicer. breakfast was rather poor, nevertheless I liked the fresh orange juice. It is a good place to stay if you don't book it to... More

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Darwin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed one night. Very good value for the money we paid. The breakfast was good, more then adequate. The hotel is central to restaurants and the Marina. Ana Sena the receptionist was absolutely fantastic. A lovely caring human being, other hotel reception staff could take a few lessons from her on friendliness and helfpfulness. Would definitely stay here... More

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Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in room 111, I don't know if the other rooms are the same but it was pretty small and the bed and pillows were very very uncomfortable. Could not sleep at all. The room was pretty clean And the hotel has a good location and the staff is nice. So so.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here recently with my partner for 3 nights at the end of a 9 day break in Portugal. It's ideally located, only a couple of minutes stroll from the harbour right and on the edge of the old town handy for the shops, bars etc. The hotel was spotlessly clean, breakfast was plentiful and service received from all staff... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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