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Axis Vermar Conference & Beach Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua da Imprensa Regional, Povoa de Varzim 4490-518, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been here twice and both stays were just divinal! I was lucky enough to have a friend that gave me a room tip, so i had a balcony facing the beach both times and it was so relaxing! hearing the waves in the sea all night also the views are just fantastic. The staff are professional from the... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with Newmarket Holidays as an 'allocated on arrival' Very pleased, hotel was clean and the food was buffet style. Right on the beach with an easy walk into Povoa. Good swimming pool area and large lounge area beside bar.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
42 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 days here with our family, 3 beds in each room , a good size, which was fine. The beds could have been more comfy. One room had a balcony. It has been redone recently so all was in excellent shape and the spaces used well. The bathroom was large although lacking in shelf space and hot water... More

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Amsterdam
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73 reviews 73 reviews
51 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A non-pretentious hotel that delivers. A fine location. The room (seeview) is ok, the breakfast is good, the swimming pool is what you expect it to be, and you are just a few steps from the beach. The only negative is the size of the lifts – as mentioned before. A perfect choice for the summer holidays.

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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We have just returned after four nights and we were highly delighted with the hotel which provided everything we needed. The only complaint I would have is about the bar staff who tended to go missing for long periods but everything else was excellent. the rooms were clean and everything was in good working order. i would certainly revist this... More

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N. Ireland
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29 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Decided on excellent because of the amazing staff who could not have been more pleasant and helpful. Fernando, on the front desk, had a great sense of humour and on several occasions really went out of his way to help with car hire and suggestions of where to go. He arranged for the car to be delivered and collected -... More

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Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I stayed here on a Newmarket Travel Hidden Portugal tour and was very pleasantly surprised at the quality of the hotel. There were a couple of minor problems. As other reviewers have pointed out there are only four small lifts and at busy times you can wait some time - our record was 10 minutes and, as my wife has... More

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Wigton, Cumbria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Very clean and modern and an excellent location. The only down sides were that there are only 4 lifts each only holding 4 people - with 12 floors to cope with there was a bit of queuing at peak times! The staff were friendly - especially in the bar and reception and there is also a small shop selling a... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I stayed here for 7 nights as part of the Archers/Cosmos coach tour Discover Northern Portugal and the Douro Valley. I was pleasantly surprised at the hotel and its facilities and would return. As a single traveller I often do not have very high expectation of the room I am allocated, even after paying a single room supplement. However, this... More

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We have just spent 8 days at this hotel, very modern, very clean and we'll run. The food was excellent with a very good choice of main courses. We were on Newmarket Travels Hidden Portugal which was very well organised, and the tours were brilliant. We would definitely go back. We think some people complain just for the sake of... More

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Address: Rua da Imprensa Regional, Povoa de Varzim 4490-518, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Povoa de Varzim
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Hotel Class:4 star — Axis Vermar Conference & Beach Hotel 4*
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Axis Vermar Conference And Beach Hotel
Novotel póvoa De Varzim
Novotel Povoa De Varzim
Novotel Hotel Porto Vermar
póvoa De Varzim Novotel

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The Novotel Porto Vermar is a 4 star hotel on the beach in Povoa de Varzim, only 20 km from the international airport and 35 km from the centre of Porto. Perfect for your next business trip or for a holiday with your family, the hotel offers 208 airconditioned rooms, including 125 non smoking rooms and 12 suites, eight meeting rooms with natural light for your conference and seminar needs, a restaurant, bar, private parking, swimming pool, tennis court and a terrace area. ... more   less 
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