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Pestana Alvor Atlantico

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-904, Portugal
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Ranked #13 of 26 Hotels in Alvor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014
Anabela S New Brunswick, New Jersey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

To check-in at Pestana Alvor Atlantico you must check-in at the sister property resort Dom Joao Pestana. The resort itself was a wonderful place to stay with it's oceanside location and having beautiful clean rooms with ocean views. However, customer service from Dom Joao was lacking. Daytime front desk staff appeared overwhelmed at check-in but night staff became increasingly helpful... More

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is open contrary to a recent tripadvisor report. we stayed here in October for 10 days booking with golf breaks.com the check in at the Pestano Dom Jaoa 2 was courteous and friendly though i can see the potential for staff to be overwhelmed by a sudden rush of guests, luckily for us that didnt happen. we had... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

This place is for sale and Dom Joa 2 check in placed us in Alvor Luna Bay without an apology like as if it was their God given right. Terrible attitude will not use Pestana again. But the Luna Bay worked out fine,it's Pestana's attitude I object to. Zero point Pestana on this one.

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Stayed here for four nights this week.Rooms are clean and the kitchenette is perfect if you want a self catering holiday.There is a supermarket at the base of the apartment complex which is very handy.We had booked garden view but also had a sea views from the balcony.We had to check in at the Pestana Dom Joua 2 next door... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Hotel rooms very well appointed with full kitchen facilities if you wanted to have a night off from eating out but why would you - fabulous restaurants, and fresh sea food was particularly good. Hotel is a couple of minutes walk from beautiful beach and, as pool is fairly small with limited number of sunbeds, this could be a better... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

Just returned back from the Alvor Atlantico where I stayed with my husband and 6 year old son. They are part of the Dom Joao village. They're about 500 mtrs from main hotel Dom Joao, where all facilities are ie. Reception, Restaurant, Swimming pools, Bar, Kids Club etc. Only facility at Atlantico is indoor swimming pool none of the rest... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2009

Bad points- 1 - Yes,you read that correctly,no food or drink,not even a snack bar! For breakfast you had to walk down the road every day to one of the other Pestana hotels,same if you wanted a drink at night or a bite to eat. 2 - The other hotel that we had breakfast in ( Pestana Don Joao 2)... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2009

My wife and I stayed in Pestana Atlantico for 5 days in June 2009. The hotel is part of the Dom Joao II village at Alvor. The Atlantico was clean and comfy but not as good as the adjacent Dom Joao II. Staff were very friendly, helpful and polite. When we stayed there, the restaurant that would normally have been... More

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Devon England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2008

Having stayed in, and been pleased with, other hotels in the Pestana group we were very disappointed with the standard of accommodation at the Alvor Atlantico. It is very very tired and needs an urgent upgrade especially as it is being advertised as 4 star when in reality it is more 2 star. The good news is the rooms are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2008

We recently returned from staying at the Pestana Alvor Atlantico. We had a suite on the top floor of the hotel which has a double bedroom, living room with sofa and dining table, kitchenette and bathroom. The terrace was very big with amazing views (11th floor). The atlantico could do with a refurb to update the decor but it was... More

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Address: Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-904, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Alvor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Pestana Alvor Atlantico 3*
Number of rooms: 88
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