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A great afternoon with wonderful food

We had never expected to find ourselves in a Croquet Club but my wife and I had heard about the... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Peter582014
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Belfast, United Kingdom
via mobile
The Perfect place to unwind

I stayed with my family over Christmas in the Main Villa, what can I say? I didn't really want to... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2016
zomile
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London, United Kingdom
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Known as the Algarve's "hidden Gem" - Bela Romao is a very unique 14 acre ocean front property with private & secluded onsite accommodation, private dining and grass croquet lawn. Villa Madresilva, a spacious traditionally restored flat roof Moorish...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bias do Norte | Quinta Marialva, Moncarapacho, Olhao 8700-066, Portugal
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

The owner is unbelievable rude and do not help when you need information or you ask for support... answers like” you should bother me, specially in the afternoon”. Despite the house and the place, that is wonderful, I wouldn’t recommend at all. You have other...More

4  Thank Pedro A
baltizaar, Owner at Bela Romao Croquet Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2018

Dear Pedro A, we are not quite sure which company or group you are from and why you have posted this remark about our private club s, but we can assure you we have never met you, we have never spoken to you, we have...More

Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

We had never expected to find ourselves in a Croquet Club but my wife and I had heard about the marvellous food and warm welcome offered by the joint owners Lita and Sarah and had booked ahead for Sunday lunch. During the summer months the...More

1  Thank Peter582014
Reviewed December 30, 2016

I stayed with my family over Christmas in the Main Villa, what can I say? I didn't really want to write this review? Why? because this may mean more people learn of the secret of this fantastic villa and It may get too popular! I...More

1  Thank zomile
Reviewed November 12, 2016

This is our second trip and we hope not our last. This beautiful 200 year old villa is situated in the grounds of Bela Romao Croquet and country Club, with 5 acres of its own gardens and a delightful pool. The food is wonderful, the...More

Thank HughO48
baltizaar, Owner at Bela Romao Croquet Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2016

You are so very sweet and thank you for your review, it has been an absolute pleasure to host you, and now our Kerry Croquet family. Hope to see you in May 2017 :)

Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Exquisite food, particularly impressive veggie options, followed by croquet. What an amazing location. Interesting people great service and just very different . Enjoy !!

1  Thank sjpsjp1991
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Thank you Lita and Sarah, for looking after your guests in such a good way. Delicious food in an incredible place! This was my second visit and me and my wife hope to come back soon. We would recommend all croquet players to bring their...More

3  Thank Roar89
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We've eaten here a number of times over the years, and each time has been memorable for the excellent fresh flavours, put together by the incredibly talented chef. The tapas style dishes incorporate amazing combinations of flavoursome ingredients that always work brilliantly together. The setting...More

1  Thank Angela T
baltizaar, Manager at Bela Romao Croquet Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2016

You guys are so sweet, sorry to have missed you while away, hopefully next year, we have lots of room for a whole family reunion. Lots of love xx

Reviewed July 16, 2016

Although I have visited this delightful and charming place previously, I never found the time to write a review.The ambiance, charm and beauty of this place is beyond compare. A once in a lifetime experience to have, so please do visit. The setting, the food...exquisite....More

1  Thank momodarling
Reviewed April 30, 2016

After having visited the club in April 2015 we came back again in April 2016, this time as a group of 8 croquet players from Latvia. Bela Romao club is excellent place for a croquet holiday. Can only recommend for everybody who wants a relaxing...More

1  Thank Roberts S
baltizaar, Owner at Bela Romao Croquet Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2016

Thank you so much for you lovely review. We love having you stay with your groups and always alot of fun and kind coaching to help us with our croquet techniques. We are always excited when the Latvians are coming to stay. Have an awesome...More

Reviewed April 17, 2016

This was our third visit to the Bela Romao Croquet Country Club and each time just gets better! We stayed on site and were able to experience the culinary expertise of Sarah yet again. What's better than being able to play croquet whilst overlooking the...More

Thank Kate A
baltizaar, Owner at Bela Romao Croquet Country Club, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you Kate and "The Bears", we love having you stay at Bela Romao and look forward to seeing you for many years to come. We will miss you, a year seems too far away and hope to visit your new club sometime this year....More

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wayken100
January 19, 2017|
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Response from HughO48 | Reviewed this property |
As we were staying in the villa all our croquet was included in the price. Best to email them directly. They are very welcoming to beginners and the food is fantastic.
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Response from Lita Gale S | Reviewed this property |
yes with prior aproval
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