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Apartamentos Estrela do Vau

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Alto do Vau - Sitio das Delgadas, Portimao 8500-308, Portugal
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Ranked #37 of 78 Hotels in Portimao
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014
James M Belfast, United Kingdom
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    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We were sold this holiday as a 4* and that it deffinetly was not! Our apartment (137) was full of dampness and the lights on the adjacent stairwell did not work. The paint at the bottom of this stairwell was also bubbling and peeling off. When we went to take a shower the tap came off in our hands and... More 

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Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We stayed here in September, we booked a very cheap last minute deal and were pleasantly surprised by Estrela do Vau. It was very basic but we couldn't fault it. The apartment was had bedrooms and two bathrooms with a large living room/kitchen which was equipped with the usual kitchen items. All very clean and was cleaned daily throughout our... More 

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Sissinghurst, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed in a privately owned apartment in this complex, which was very nice indeed, the whole complex seemed well run and the staff helpful. The only complaint I would have was the appalling behavior of some of the British guests who seemed to think it acceptable to party or carry on loud conversations between balconies (2 floors apart) until... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Had a lovely stay in estrela do vau. Had a lovely clean and quite spacious apartment. Hotel staff were very friendly and so helpful.nice pools onsite and hotel only a short stroll to vau beach which is stunning. Also only €6 taxi journey to praia de rocha which offers fantastic dining and night life. Will definitely rebook.

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

It was obvious to see that the hotel was in the winter season. Plus side was they tried to give everyone a seaview apartment. The comlex was very quiet but when I looked around in the morning and saw how big it was i was glad I had came in the winter season. It is in a quiet location but... More 

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Bangor, Northern Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Estrela do Vau, apart-hotel, do Vau, Algarve. My wife and I stayed at the above accommodation from 22nd September to 6th October in a one bedroom apartment and this review is based on my and my wife's opinions of the apartment complex and restaurant, the resorts of Portimao and Alvor and the surrounding area. Firstly our weather was beautiful, 28... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here for the first time in September this year. The rooms were clean and reasonably well maintained, worth noting there is no oven in the kitchen and its rather short of cooking utensils compared to other self catering places I have stayed. Also there was only one socket in the kitchen so had to keep unplugging one item to... More 

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Cambuslang
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This was our 3rd stay at Estrela do Vau and sadly it will be our last. Over 4 years the hotel has simply been run down and no improvements appear to have been made. The staff were excellent but the rooms don't live up to that description. Don't get me wrong, the room was clean, it was just very tired.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Overall good. Facilities were good. Nice rooms and good cleaning service. Main downside was having to taxi everywhere and only had wifi in the lobby. Staff were very patient and friendly. Would recommend as somewhere to stay. Reasonable rates.

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Holland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a nice complex to stay for a week! The apartments are quite large, we had 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and 2 balconies! All was spotlessly clean. The kitchen had several utensils and was modern. TV was a LCD with several sat channels, English German Dutch and ofcourse Portuguese.. There was also a gym workout room, and a... More 

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Address: Alto do Vau - Sitio das Delgadas, Portimao 8500-308, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Apartamentos Estrela do Vau 3*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Apartamentos Estrela Do Vau Portimão
Apartamentos Estrela Do Vau Portimao, Algarve, Portugal
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