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Porto Dona Maria Resort

4.0 of 5 Specialty Resort   |   Sitio Dos Montinhos Da Luz | Praia Da Luz, Luz 8601-926, Portugal
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Ranked #7 of 11 Specialty lodging in Luz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Burnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

When our travel agent offered this place I read the reviews and I was a little worried. How could there be such a disparity between opinions. There will always be some bad reviews no matter how good a property is. That's to be expected as some will have a one off bad experience that will taint their visit. However this... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Lovely location overlooking the sea although the pool area needs more shade. Not too cfar to walk to Lux and beautiful 35 minute walk to Burgau. There are also some lovely restaurants the other side of the E125 in Espiche, particularly Fontenario.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Your experience will depend where you are on the resort & what is happening amongst the local businesses. The resort is isolated, but in a great location for those prepared to walk 30 mins. We went there 2 years, and the first year was great because there was a great restaurant on the other side of the road. The second... More

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Le Pecq
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

We spent two weeks in Luz last September at Dona Maria resort and golf. We reserved a quiet apartment for two people. We had a beautiful one with nice sea view. Charming and well equipped. Swimming pool is large and clean but transats must be changed. A nice place for holidays but rental car is recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012 via mobile

Porta Dona Maria resort is situated on some cliffs outside Luz. Stunning views over the Atlantic. We stayed i apartement 203, the best located apartements are on the 200 'level'. Big, cosy apartement with all you need, though a bit dated. Few sunbeds along the pool, also a bit dated. Very nice pool by the way. Quiet atmosphere, relaxing. You... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

The resort itself is lovely. We stayed in APT 203 which is owned by DRWProperties. Dealing with the owner David was very straight forward and his description of the sea views and accomodation was spot on. You do need a car tho as it is built on a hill over looking the Atlantic. Mid September weather was also lovely 28... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011 via mobile

The place has a breathtaking view over the sea. Ap. are modern. Service: could be better but who cares?

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Lisboa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2010

The resort is located on a cliff with stunning views over the sea. It has 1 (or 2 floor) houses organized in rows, depending on the room you are placed on you may have different views: direct sea view only (the 100s rooms), sea & swimming pool (all other rooms). The place is very quiet, the pool is huge and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2010

I was looking for a relaxing stay in a perfect spot. In fact, the seaview is amazing, if you are lucky to rent the best apartments! But, and this is a big but, the noise and service ruins everything. Daily cleaning is most of the times pathetic and neighbors don't respect other people's tranquility. Cars, especially at night are particularly... More

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Dublin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2009

If decide to stay their stay far a way from apt 114. And make sure you have a car as it situated very far you will spend 45 minutes to get to the first bus stop. The staff is really ignorant very bad attitude. The bed rooms are very old the chair really in very bad conditions the dishwasher was`t... More

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Also Known As:
Porto Dona Maria Hotel Luz
Porto Dona Maria Hotel
Address: Sitio Dos Montinhos Da Luz | Praia Da Luz, Luz 8601-926, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Luz
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 11 Specialty lodging in Luz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Porto Dona Maria Resort 4*
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