We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 20 Praia da Rocha hotels

Vila Rosa Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Urb Vila Rosa, Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
Hotel amenities
Vila Rosa Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
You added Vila Rosa Hotel to your Saves list
Ranked #8 of 20 Hotels in Praia da Rocha
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Natasha W Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland
Write a Review

207 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (49)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Even at the end of season it was fantastic. The staff were great, apartment was cleaned and towels changed every day. Pool was great and spotless. Fantastic overall service. It is a few mins walk from the main strip but well worth it.. Free wifi at bar/pool area. We were also upgraded to superior which has very good air con.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Swindon, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing family holiday of 21. From infants as young as 2 and adults 50+ and there was something to suit us all, good location within a ten minute walk to the beach. Fantastic swimming pools within the hotel. Amazing staff that were so friendly. Perfect self catering hotel, I recommend trying the chicken or tuna baguettes. Best 3 euros... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Arrived at the hotel at 12.00am, but they were expecting us and we were able to check in. Walked down to the bar and were greeting by Elvis tunes being belted out by some other guests!!!......Oh my god what have we done However in the warm light of day, this hotel turned out to be absolutely fine. Our room was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

It's probably our 9th visit to the Vila Rosa and it was the best apartment we have ever had. Lots of room but basic and very clean. Only suggestion I would have is to supply electric kettles and update the TV channels (BBC & ITV) get sick of listening to World News!! Reception and cleaning staff are all very friendly... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Accrington, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our one week stay at Vila Rosa. We were in the apartment block separate to the main complex. Although basic and in a block where most of the other apartments were privately owned, it was very well equipped with electric kettle, toaster, microwave, full oven and grill plus iron and ironing board. It was spotlessly clean with comfy... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Desborough, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have recently come back from a holiday at the Vilarosa,I would not return,and certainly would NOT recommend it,we went half board,for breakfast we were given just a continental,already plated up,no other choice,for dinner the first night we were offered chicken or sausages with rice,unless we paid 5 euros extra for a Brazilian meal.The only positive I can say is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

There is a very polite personal. We stayed 8 nights and for any information the receptionists were very very friendly. The resort is nice and spacious. It's about 10 min from the beach The apartments are very spacious and clean.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Have just come back from a week in Praia Da Rocha. Stayed at the '3 star' Vila Rosa Hotel. Firstly, its Not a Hotel, its a handful of apartment blocks set around a central hub and pool. Secondly, its NOT 3 star, one or two at max, its comparable with a tired travellodge type budget accommodation, We were on half... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leeds, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My partner and I had a 5 night stay at the Vila Rose in July 2014. We were greeted by a polite and informative receptionist. Upon leaving a returnable 20 Euro deposit for the TV and air con remote controls, we then went to our room, which was part of the main building. The room was basic, but clean and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My family stayed at Villa Rosa for 10 days very recently in a superior apartment. As another guest has said on their review, the sofa bed was very uncomfortable and did look rather tatty. The apartment itself was very spacious and clean although it was in need of some TLC, cracked floor tiles on the lounge area and in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Vila Rosa Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Vila Rosa Hotel

Address: Urb Vila Rosa, Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Praia da Rocha
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Vila Rosa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 333
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Despegar.com and TripOnline SA so you can book your Vila Rosa Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hotel Vila Rosa
Vila Rosa Hotel Praia Da Rocha, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Praia da Rocha
#5 Family Hotel in Praia da Rocha

75 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (76)
Pool/beach area (15)
Room/suite (11)
Hotel & grounds (20)
View from room (8)
Dining (1)
Bathroom (1)
Other (20)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay