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Hotel BlueBay Porta Nova

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rua Antonio Pinheiro, Tavira 8800-323 , Portugal
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Ranked #13 of 16 hotels in Tavira
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
chrisF01 Blackpool, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned from 12 nights all inclusive at this Hotel. 4 star an apt rating. Hotel small friendly clean and well maintained. Food most of the time an adequate choice. Disappointed that a lot of the fruit and vegetables were tinned. The soups were delicious, as were the dessertsWould have benefited from a bottle of water in the mini bar... More

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Blossom Country, Worcestershire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another stay at this hotel (this is our 6th stay). Fabulous elevated position with panoramic views. We stayed on a room only basis so can't comment on the food - it's a short downhill walk to the pretty little square where there are several restaurants and it's great to sit and have breakfast. Tavira is a superb old Portugese town,... More

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Nampa, Idaho
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was my second stay here and believe it or not, one of the staff members remembered me from the previous stay!! i would stay here again in a heartbeat because there is absolutely nothing wrong with it!

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Alyth, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband and I have just returned after a week spent in Tavira in the hotel Porta Nova. The staff are just lovely all of them, so helpful polite and kind. We only had bed and breakfast, no complaints food was great. Hotel room was also lovely. Tavira is a beautiful place and we cannot wait to go back/ highly... More

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dalkeith
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We arrived at this hotel at 8pm ish only to discover that they had no notice of our booking. A very pleasant young man quickly assured us that there was no problem and had us booked in very quickly to a lovely pool facing room on the first floor. Even on first impression I was happy. The room was clean... More

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Bath, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This is the second time we have been here. Hotel us very pleasant, pool excellent. We eat in the town of Tavjra at various restaurants, SO lovely, fish dishes excellent, a good curry and breakfasts first class. All the history is to absorb and envisage times here many years who.

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Tavira is a beautiful town, full of charm & a sense of old Portugal. Unfortunately this cannot be said for this hotel. First impressions are good. Polite front of house but that is where it ends. We could not sleep all night as noise from adjoining rooms's occupants could be heard loud & clear. In the middle of the night... More

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Derry, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We stayed here at the start of our holiday, it was very nice, the rooms were spacious and clean, and the staff were very helpful and accommodating to our needs, the pool area was lovely with plenty of sun loungers that weren't squashed together around the pool, the roof top bar was very romantic to sit with our drinks and... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed here recently as part of a group walking holiday. Hotel was very clean and the staff friendly and helpful. Supplied a great breakfast every morning. Lovely clean pool and lots of sun loungers available. Would stay here again.

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Tavira, Portugal
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59 reviews 59 reviews
11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

With living in Tavira I always take first time visitors to the city, to the roof top bar in the hotel. Bar is open to non-residents and gives a spectacular panoramic view of Tavira, Atlantic ocean, and surrounding area. It provides a perspective of how the city is set out. Bar prices are reasonable for a hotel, e.g bottle of... More

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Address: Rua Antonio Pinheiro, Tavira 8800-323 , Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Tavira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel BlueBay Porta Nova 4*
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Porta Nova Hotel
Porta Nova Tavira
Hotel Porta Nova Tavira

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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Tavira
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BlueBay Porta Nova, located on the hillside of a quiet hill in Tavira, southeast of Algarve, is perfectly integrated into the environment. It has 134 rooms and 3 Junior Suites, all with large windows from which to enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the mountains and monuments. Thanks to its particular location at the highest point of Tavira, the hotel offers magnificent views of the city. ... more   less 
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