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Pestana Alvor Praia

5.0 of 5 Praia dos Tres Irmaos, Alvor, Portimao 8501-904, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Add enough features and excellent food to any hotel and you get 5 stars. Sadly this hotel is let down by some of the staff and the service provided. Breakfast was a typical example, excellent self service with a great choice of fresh fruit, bread, cheese, pastries and cooked all available with omelettes cooked to order. All the staff had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location and quiet place. Room was very spacious and spotless and balcony was roomy with a day bed table and two chairs. Sunny days with lovely views. The staff are so helpful and friendly nothing was too much trouble. The food was as good as ever. The beach is fabulous, especially good for small children as the sand is... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear Natalie J. Thank you so much for your nice review. It is always a pleasure to receive such nice words and comments. Looking forward to welcome you again at Pestana Alvor Praia. Best regards. Rui Gonçalo Covas Unit Manager More 

Dorchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
18 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from 10 days at the Alvor Praia, their first weeks of the season. Great welcome with a bottle of vinho spumante and chocolate strawberries in the room to mark our 50th wedding anniversary year. All the staff were very friendly and helpful whether front office, room staff, porters, or in the dining room/bar areas). The superior double room... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Mike B, Thank you once again for your nice review. We sincerely hope to see you soon. Best regards from the sunny Algarve Rui Gonçalo Covas Unit Manager More 

Billericay, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great hotel on a beautiful beach. It has a homely, welcoming feel and nothing is too much trouble. We have stayed before and emailed them beforehand and we were upgraded to a suite, which made our trip AMAZING! They really look after you. Great breakfast! Try the beach bars for dinner, I think Atlantico (similar name) is the best, I... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice review, we shared it with our team and everybody is very proud of your comments. We will be waiting for you in 2015. Kind regards from sunny Algarve Rui Gonçalo Covas – Unit Manager More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This hotel is right on the white sandy beach, with a fabulous view all around the bay to Lagos. The hotel has an indoor and outdoor pool, spa facilities,access to golf and is only a short walk along the sand to the pretty fishing village of Alvor.

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice review. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be pleased if you return. kindest regards Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

Colchester
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Hotel Pestana Alvor Praia is a 5* hotel adjacent to the beach and around 1 km from the small village of Alvor in the west of the Algarve. Accommodation is excellent and maid service unequalled. Complete changes of towels and bed linen are frequent - in our case daily - and the hotel is spotless. The staff could not be... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice review, we shared it with our team and all our staff highly appreciate it. We will be pleased if you return. Kind regards from sunny Algarve Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

Wales
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed June 2014. The room was a good size nicely decorated and in good condition, likewise the bathroom. We had a sea view room and the view was stunning. We thought the overall look of the hotel was smart and not as dated as some reviews have mentioned. We particularly liked the fish pond that ran... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice and honest review. We will work in your opinions, they are very valuable for management to measure customers satisfaction. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be pleased if you return. kindest regards Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

Kent
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Have used Pestana group many times and this hotel at least twice before. However it seems that the Praia is losing its sheen. We encountered lack of staff interest around the food during breakfast and evening meals, food less than hot and other food sitting around in heated containers for long periods. Queuing for fried eggs, omelettes, waffles etc were... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your honest review, we will work in your opinions, they are very valuable for management to measure customers satisfaction. Hope to see you again, kindest regards Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

Burtonport, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Lovely hotel. Lovely atmosphere. Extremely helpful staff. I had mentioned when booking on line ...A very good deal .....that it was our wedding anniversary. We were upgraded to a Seaview room and sparkling wine and chocolate dipped strawberries were left in our room. Very impressive. Will definitely return...

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice review. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be pleased if you return. kindest regards from sunny Algarve Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

Limerick, Ireland
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

My husband and I spent 2 nights here in oct 2014. On checking in I was disappointed to find the air conditioning was not working. Several trips to reception were made to rectify the situation. I am glad I was not staying any longer. The pool is lovely and sunbathing areas are plentiful. I loved the elevator ride to the... More 

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AlvorPraiaHtl, Gerente at Pestana Alvor Praia, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your nice and honest review. We will work in your opinions, they are very valuable for management to measure customers satisfaction. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be pleased if you return. kindest regards Rui Covas – Unit Manager More 

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Address: Praia dos Tres Irmaos, Alvor, Portimao 8501-904, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Alvor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Pestana Alvor Praia 5*
Number of rooms: 195
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Alvor
#3 Luxury Hotel in Alvor
#4 Family Hotel in Alvor
#5 Romantic Hotel in Alvor

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