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Pousada de Tavira Historic Hotel

5.0 of 5 Rua D. Paio Peres Correia, Tavira 8800-407, Portugal
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Eaton, Cheshire
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Tucked away in a maze of tiny streets near the castle, this hotel has a great setting with views over the lovely town of Tavira. One of only two 'not good' comments is that for anybody who doesn't know Tavira, it must be a nightmare to find. The very pleasant, helpful, front-desk staff admitted that the hotel's postcode rarely helps... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the first Pousada we have been to and if they are all like this we wouldn't hesitate to go others. The room was large with a large comfortable bed and excellent bedding. It was kept spotless, the towels were always thick and fluffy. On arrival we were met by Alex who was excellent after a quick checkin he... More

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South eastern england
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent a week here in September 2014 and really enjoyed our stay. The staff were lovely. The breakfast was fine with plenty of choice but the coffee was not great and I would have preferred freshly brewed. The building has some beautiful features the cloisters and the staircases were wonderful. The food in the restaurant was excellent but we... More

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65 reviews 65 reviews
35 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights - B&B. Excellent location in the heart of Tavira. Free car park adjacent. Well trained and helpful staff. Large rooms. Lovely cloisters where meals can be taken. Breakfast not 5 star but fine. Evening meal can be €20 for couvert, soup, choice of 2 mains and dessert. Also a glass of sparkling wine -... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good location, few minutes walk to town, professional staff with excellent service all around. Breakfast food quality, presentation, variety and service team were personable, attentive and outstanding! The sleeping rooms furniture are outdated and in need of capital funds for renovation and update. Pool is very nice but flies were a serious source of annoyance around the pool. There... More

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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The monastery has been well renovated with all mod cons but still feels " historic". Lovely sized room, excellent breakfast ( except for the coffee!) pool and the historic town a walk down the hill. Staff helpful and friendly. Dinner not quite up to the standard of the hotel.

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Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an interesting place to stay but is lacking in a number of areas. It is clear that there is a shortage of funds to carry out basic maintenance and the bar itself is made from a cheap composite wood material. The superior bedroom was just ok with a very poorly stocked mini-bar, no extra pillows, many insects in... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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84 reviews 84 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very interesting building, where there has been a sensitive use of a very old building as a very modern hotel. Plus points: extremely friendly and helpful staff, excellent rooms - with first class wi-fi - very good pool area, proximity to interesting areas of town. Minus points: breakfast very ordinary ( coffee really awful, but what else... More

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Lancaster, Pa.
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305 reviews 305 reviews
83 hotel reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this beautiful and historic Pousada while traveling in Spain recently and it was lovely. Set up on the hill just a few blocks from the Tavira quaint town square, you also have access righneaby to the Castle and its lovely garden and the Camera Obscura. The Pousada is a wonderful blend of historic ancient construction and modern... More

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Dublin, Ireland
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We've just returned from 3 nights at the Pousada de Tavira where we stayed during a friend's wedding celebrations at a venue outside Tavira. The staff at the front desk were lovely during check in and throughout our stay as they helped out with various things, and the pool area was a gorgeous place to relax during the day after... More

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Address: Rua D. Paio Peres Correia, Tavira 8800-407, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Tavira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Pousada de Tavira Historic Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Pousada Convento Da Graca Tavira

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