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2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Estrada Nacional 120 | Sitio do Espírito Santo, Porto Santo Island 9400-015, Portugal
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Areia Dourada
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap, clean and comfortable! Staff was nice and helpful. Breakfast was simple but good. Would stay again! Perfect for short stays and walking distance to the city centre (15min walk or 7€ taxi drive)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed at this hotel 3 days. Very cheap accomodation and very good service. Staff was kind. Our room very comfortable, spacious and modern with air conditionning. Breakfast very good too for all tastes. We tried the restaurant of the hotel too. We recommend local espetada there. Last and not least is very near the beach.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I decided to book a room on this hotel based on other reviews and on the price; I can say that I don't regret it. Don't let yourself be influenced by the fact that this is a 2 star hotel! To me it's 3 stars and it's certainly better and cheaper than some of the hotels on the town centre.... More 

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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Good hotel, a bit far from the harbour (but the hotel provided us with a transfer for a reasonable price). Nice, clean rooms with airconditioning. Breakfast is a bit simple. Location is excellent, near the main town and close to the nice beaches.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Regarding prices, I thought it was very reasonable, the check-in is very time consuming, not to mention the keys to enter your room barely worked! The beds were very comfortable, the curtains are very see through, which do not cover much sunlight in the morning! Now if i recommend, i do recommend it because for the price it is, the... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I really, really wanted to give this place five stars because it was so good, but have to give it 4. i'll dwell on the many positives first... Great location in the heart of the community and near the beach. One of the cleanest places we've ever stayed in (you could eat your tea off the floor it was that... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
4 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

What a gem! Went to meet our friends and only stayed for one night but loved it. Admittedly it only has a 2 Star rating but wow! was it clean. Everywhere sparkled. Rooms were really comfy, bathrooms immaculate and the 'Staff' were lovely. Fabulous take away at the front of the hotel (locals loved it and that's always a good... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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22 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Diverted from Funchall as we weren't allowed to land at nearby Funchall due to high winds.Opened just for us.Basic ,no frills but clean ,Quiet ,friendly and a more than acceptable breakfast.Shower and beds first class.Thanks.

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Kosice, Slovakia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Besides the construction works which were in progress in the hotel during our stay, it was pretty okay. Drilling just made the moments spent in the room unbearable. If you don't mind old furniture, the place is okay. WiFi was only working at the reception area. There is useful takeaway in the hotel building, where you can have very cheap... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Everything was as it should be and all my expectations were met. The food was cheaper than at other eating places although it was buffet style. My flight home was in the evening and I asked if I could keep the room until 5.30pm. This was agreed at no extra charge. I would have preferred to have a fridge in... More 

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Address: Estrada Nacional 120 | Sitio do Espírito Santo, Porto Santo Island 9400-015, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Madeira Islands > Porto Santo Island
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Hotel Class:2 star — Areia Dourada 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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