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“Perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!” 5 of 5 stars
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Ranked #2 of 4 Burgau B&B and Inns
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

Believe what you read about this Haven. You will not be dissapointed!!
Breakfast on the terrace, relax by the pool, well stocked bar. What more do you need? Everything was brilliant!!!
We absolutely loved it and will be back. Thanks Sally and Ralph!!!!!!!!!!! Ali and Lindsay x x x

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
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  • Rooms
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Beautiful haven of peace and comfort. We had a week here in August. Sally is so hospitable and friendly. Breakfast on the veranda was gorgeous. The pool and gardens are perfect, very comfortable sun beds and excellent kitchen available if required. Fabulous restaurants within 10 minute walk. Car is not essential.
We had the Sintra room which was lovely.
The honesty bar is brilliant and very fairly priced.
Would highly recommend this accommodation.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Bolton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Salsalito is a beautiful oasis that has to be seen to be fully appreciated. Sally was a perfect host who helped make our honeymoon everything we wanted it to be. There is little doubt that we will be returning in the near future.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Lagos, Faro, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

This is a must for every discerning traveller. It is beautifully appointed and close to all amenities. Even in wintertime this place is a joy with it's enormous logfire.
All the best to the owners Sally & Ralph

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Other reviews are very fair. Great place for couples to enjoy a quiet, laid back time. Not really a place for kids unless they are older and enjoy lazing with a book by the pool.
The kitchen area and fridge for each room gives you the flexibility on days when you don't want to eat out, combined with the service of a good breakfast each day and a maid service.

Burgau, which is easily walkable, has a good selection of simple restaurants although you won't hear much other than English spoken. We stayed two weeks which is perhaps a tiny bit too long in an area which is not exactly peppered with places to visit, but the beaches of Sagres and the hills around Monchique are within easy reach.

Room Tip: Santa Fe is larger than the others and has its own sitting area.
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

We arrived in Salsalito utterly exhausted from too much work and not enough play and it was PERFECT. Comfortable, clean and cool bedroom (Bamboo) with air conditioning, good bathroom and shower...beautiful pool, great temperature and lovely shallow sloping entry for dipping feet into, incredible honesty bar stashed full of tempting beverages - when I said to Sally that I had emptied the fridge of my favourite wine, she promptly restocked! Great kitchen with private cupboard and fridge. Beautiful grounds with incredible trees, all planted by Ralph, and hammocks strung up in the shade of palm trees. Very comfortable sun beds by pool, made by Ralph - amazing. Lots of lilos if you fancy floating while you read. Lots of different areas to sit and relax - lovely tables, big and small, so you can always find an area to sit alone and relax quietly. Gazebo with super comfortable armchairs that seem to hug you. Lovely cleaning lady/maid/general helper to Sally - she prepared a gorgeous breakfast every morning - fresh fruits, cereals, breads, pastries, ham and cheeses...tea, coffee, fresh fruit juice...
Sally was super-obliging - so welcoming and friendly, booking restaurants, giving helpful tips, providing strapping for a broken toe...and she was very excited when we revealed that we had just got engaged! We did not want to leave.
We can't recommend Salsalito enough!
Izzy&Richard

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

An absolutely beautiful place to stay! Our welcome could not have been friendlier. The poolside area and surrounding gardens are incredible and it feels like a chore to leave! Our room was very comfortable and each has its own allocated fridge (for your lunch/bbq supplies) in the well appointed kitchen area behind the pool. Coupled with a very nicely priced honesty bar this means even less reason to venture out away from the relaxation! That said we did find burgau a very nice village and the beach and waters are clean and very pretty. The restaurants were all very well priced, friendly and had good food.

This was one of our favourite places to stay and I would highly recommend it! Like many other guests, including the ones we met this trip, we will be returning for sure.

Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Address: Alagoas, Burgau, Portugal
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Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Burgau
Amenities:
Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Burgau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Salsalito Hotel Burgau
Salsalito Burgau, Portugal - Algarve

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