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SANA Malhoa Hotel

#55 of 228 Hotels in Lisbon
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Avenida Jose Malhoa, 8, Lisbon 1099-089, Portugal
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Offers good clean, practical rooms. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Good breakfast choice and decent value for money. A little bit far from the main city centre. Also not much choice of restaurants in the local vicinity.

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cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A relatively new and modern hotel with a good menu and a nice breakfast, but not really the place to stay if you want to be part of Lisbon's action. Stay there if you are a businessman; stay closer to town if you are a tourist.

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Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

SANA Malhoa Hotel was a great experience for me. First off, the staff was all very polite, from the check-in to the check-out, including those working in the adjacent restaurant. The hotel space and decoration was lovely. I was very impressed by the room which had a very big bed, a regular work table and a smaller 'coffee style' table... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This was our second time here and even better than the first. The only downside is that it's not exactly city centre but having said that, taxis are cheap and the metro runs close by. It is within easy walking distance of the Gulbenkian Museum (amazing - don't miss it) and El Corte Ingles. Rooms are modern, pleasant and well-appointed... More 

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Hong Kong Region, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Stayed for 2 nights in May. Close to airport and a 10 minute walk to metro, its basically an out of centre hotel near to a few other hotels (novotel etc). I was on a tourist trip and from that point of view nothing special to say as the location is not very pleasant for that, but metro is good... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I was staying 3 night for a seminar. I slept well. The wifi was not working at all the first night, during the day the signal in the meeting room was rather week. The food was of average quality. The location is not the best in the city but the center is not far away (8 minutes by taxi)

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Cergy, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We were there for 4 days last week. It is a nice hotel with a convenient location, just 15 mn away by subway from the heard of the city and about 30 mn by subway from the airport. Nice staff, confortable bar, very clean and comfy rooms, and large choice for breakfast. I just would have like a little more... More 

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Lyon, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I was in this hotel for 9 nights for a business trip. Internet didn't work during any of the nights and not did it for all my colleagues (about 50 people). Staff just said that they couldn't do anything. Beds were also old any not so comfortable. Not serious for a hotel on its class and price.

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Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Anyone who travels the world knows that she will have to recalibrate her expectations, in function of the standards of the country visited. Portugal has a wonderful and warm tradition of hospitality which tries to compensate for a lack of organization. In such a context, the Sana Malhoa can be rated as very good, for a seminar place. We were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Big hotel with very friendly staff, spacious clear and comfortable rooms. Ok breakfast. For me however it lacked identity and character which is a pity in Lisbon a city full of culture and character. Other disadvantages were rather far from the city, no coffee/tea maker in the room and internet had problems (difficult to log in, very slow).

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