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Hotel Colombo

230 Teixeira | Vila do Porto, Santa Maria 9580-473, Portugal (Formerly "Hotel 5")
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a very peaceful stay. The hotel is not impressive but is very quiet and confortable. The free wifi (very good indeed), the outdoor swimming pool, the staff and the large garage are positive points. As a matter of a fact, i can't find a negative one. Enjoy it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Strange place this. It is a big hotel and for most of the year largely deserted. The staff are accommodating and pleasant. But the architecture is truly awful. It is a modern boxy building that is completely out of place amongst all the white buildings with red roofs.

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Porto, portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The rooms are Ok. It is clean. Need a car to stay since it is a couple of kilometres from the center of the village, although the Vila Do Porto village is not the nicest place to stay on the island. The eastern part of the island is wonderful - like a small Tuscany. Quite place, a nice panoramic view... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This hotel must be one of the ugliest we have ever stayed, and a scar on the landscape of this Azorean island. It is poorly situated, and a couple of kilometers out of the main town of the island. To make things worse, their restaurant was closed, other than for breakfast, and seems to be closed for the majority of... More 

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Leiden
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2010

We stayed here for 3 nights on our holiday trip. The hotel is OK but the rooms are small, completely outdated, cold and ugly and so is the rest of the hotel. It is totally out of character with the rest of the island. To our opinion the responsible architect and interior decorator should get fired for certain. The comfort... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2009

My husband & I stayed for 3 days, and enjoyed the comfy room with a king size bed, and we had requested a full size. The bathroom was a generous size, the tub was deep enough for two. The back view from the veranda was breathtaking, you can see the ocean, of course the island is small but with all... More 

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Praia da Vitoria, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2008

Not a bad Hotel to stay in. Staff were polite, the rooms are good for a 4 star Hotel, however, this hotel had the Jacuzzi, Gym still unable due some construction work under going at that time. The breakfast was not a 4 star hotel. This hotel is a little far from the main Village called "Vila do Porto", so... More 

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Concord, New Hampshire
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2008

This hotel is bigger than the airport, but it is very comfy, good staff, nice rooms, and ok pool.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2007

Hotel rooms were very clean and comfortable. Staff very helpful and pleasant.

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Coimbra, Portugal
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2007

Hotel 5, now called Hotel Colombo,has the most unhelpful,unattentive and rude staff that I have seen in any Hotel !!! I have travelled extensively around Europe ( you can see that in my profile)and this was the worst Hotel where I stay in... Horrible building far away from the town centre of Vila do Porto( you need a car to... More 

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