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VIP Executive Villa Rica Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Av. 5 de Octubro, 295, Lisbon 1600-035, Portugal
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Ranked #135 of 219 hotels in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We didnt expected to have a 4-star with pretty low fares for 2 nights in Lisbon but it just happened. The location itself is pretty okay, few mins walk from subway and bus station with convenient access to the resorts. The room was average for a 4-star but the space is definitely of good value for the price. Services were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights whilst in Lisbon. The best way I can describe it is as per the title. Depressing! The room was small and the window hardly let any light in. The hotel itself felt deserted. I definitely would not rate this as a 4 star hotel. Location was ok but you needed to take... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

i visited Villa Rica Hotel for the fourth time in two years, it is not a special hotel, but price is very reasnable, service is good, the interior is strange, breakfast is at the basement, location is not great, but I like it , just to have a good place to sleep

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Bath, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We booked this hotel via Lastminute.com"s Secret Hotels sche me, where you book the hotel before you find out where it is. we wanted somewhere good fortourism, and we were told this one was good for both tourism and business needs. It was not really that suitable for a tourist venue. - it is really a business hotel aimed at... More

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Matosinhos, Portugal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

It was a disappointing stay during four days in Lisbon due to work. The location is bad because there's not much commerce around, if you want to go to a nice restaurant to have dinner it's better to catch a cab and go to the center. I don't recommend no one to eat in the hotel restaurante, because the food... More

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Faxe
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The hotel is situated very far from the city center. One is constantly bothered by noise from planes starting or landing in the nearby airport. The layout of the room is hopeless! The bathroom is separted from the room by a large pane of frosted glass, which means, that the whole room is flooded in light, if the bathroom light... More

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Lincoln UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

Perfect 7 night stay, staff very helpful! Room ok and cleaned everyday. My only critisism is that the bed is hard, well that's a personal issue for me. Pool very good and clean, overall facilities are ok for the price. Just remember to your Ethernet cable for the internet in the room. Thanks to all the staff at the VR.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

As a frequent visitor to Lisbon, I was amazed that this hotel was three times cheaper than my previous visits. The staff are more than helpful and friendly. The rooms are comfortable and clean. There are no tea/coffee facilities in the rooms. It is in a very quiet location but there are taxis outside and the cost to the Chiado,... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

I spent four nights on a business trip in this hotel. The room was comfortable and clean, the bathroom too. In the room there is internet for free, though you may need a cable to plug in. The staff is really friendly and helpful. The breakfast was quite mediocre or even poor, the cold cuts were not very promising and... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Booked this hotel based on its price, which I maintain is still very good value. But please note nothing of note is within walking distance so taxis or the metro will be used on a daily basis. Hotel has modern feel about it & the service from reception was good. The Spa is OK but annoyingly the Sauna & Steam... More

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Additional Information about VIP Executive Villa Rica Hotel

Also Known As:
Rica Hotel Lisbon
Address: Av. 5 de Octubro, 295, Lisbon 1600-035, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Estremadura > Lisbon
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#86 Luxury Hotel in Lisbon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — VIP Executive Villa Rica Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
VIP Executive Villa Rica Hotel stands out for its exterior design whilst breathing light, nature and art in its interior. The size and tranquility of the rooms, the brightness of the areas, the marble in the bathrooms, a large lobby with natural light, News Shop, garage with three floors, Bar, Restaurant, a Health Club which features a gym, indoor heated pool, Turkish bath and Sauna, makes this hotel is the choice for your stay in Lisbon with all the quality.For those who bring your laptop, free internet in the rooms is available. The VIP Executive Villa Rica has nine conference rooms, with space to accommodate from a business meeting to a Congress with hundreds of participants. Situated on one of the main arteries of the capital, at the top of the 5 de Outubro Avenue, it has an outstanding set of easy and quick access to all areas of the city. It is close to the Entre-Campos railway station and the respective Metro station (3 minutes walking), it is only 10 minutes by Taxi from Lisbon International Airport. ... more   less 
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