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Holiday Village Algarve Balaia

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the holiday village in October 2015. It was our first family holiday abroad and had everything we needed. The children enjoyed the food every day, no complaints there! The only negative was that there was only a limited breakfast on the morning of our flight, due to the kitchen not officially being open. The children were not interested...

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1Thank ThurrockNat
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Writing this review 6months after we came back. Long and short of it is that my kids cried themselves to sleep when we came home because they had so much fun. 8 of us in total. Entertainment staff were out of this world. 2nd time visiting and very likely will go back

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2Thank mrslbg85
merseyside
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Not our usual choice of destination for a holiday, but we were travelling with children and grandchildren for a half term break and thought this would give all the children the chance to find their own interests and activities and all the adults to enjoy some time for themselves. After a certain amount of misgiving, It turned out to be...

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4Thank bellanova
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 27, 2016

We stayed here half term week in October. We upgraded the room and had a fabulous big balcony which over looked the pool. On arrival we were greeted with drinks and check in was quick and efficient. There is so much going on for the kids and adults throughout the day which is great entertainment. The first choice reps are...

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5Thank Liz W
West Lothian, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We had a fantastic holiday here, we were in block b which I had heard so many bad reviews about but I could not complain, the rooms and the block were clean and we had no complaints there was lots to do fab entertainment fab pools and the pool at block b is very quiet and peaceful if you want...

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2Thank 10lly85
Hamilton, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Stayed for seven days mid October at Alto da Colina First Choice Holiday Village. Two blocks to this hotel. Block 2 lower down and on road to town. Our room was in block 1 a one bed apartment with no view. It was very dated. Bathroom poor, cracked tiles and mould round bath and seals. No power in the shower....

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4Thank Ann C
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Situated across the road, 5-10 minute walk, from a superb 9 hole golf course, and Salgados golf course, 18 hole, a 10-15 taxi ride away was our first consideration in booking in the Algarve. Staying in a First floor sea-view spacious apartment, over looking palm tree lined pool with an All inclusive package was a bonus. With six pools to...

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2Thank Pn4343
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

(3 adults & 2 kids) What a brilliant holiday and all thanks to the wonderful staff at this hotel. I always take into consideration price paid and value for money when leaving a review and this resort doesn't carry the hefty price tag of some of the other holiday villages... it feels more like 2 separate apartment hotels joined together...

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8Thank Kye S
Doncaster
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Three generations, two rooms. Stayed for eleven days mid October.known officially as Alto da Colina, Occupies roughly 10 acres on two levels. Block 2 lower and nearer main road to albufeira. Initial reaction was good due to size and cleanliness of hotel. Our room in block 1 was one bed apartment with sea view, nice and spacious albeit with dated...

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Excellent hotel even though it was the last week of the season the reps gave 100% loads of activities but unfortunately we had a couple of days of rain the reps still tried to keep everyone entertained. The apartments were lovely maids were extremely thorough. Food good though occasionally had to queue to get into restaurant due to waiting staff...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Holiday Village Algarve Balaia

Address: Balaia, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Holiday Village Algarve Balaia Hotel Algarve
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Block one is where all the amenities are, block 2 is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 500lizw, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“If you want quite hotel I'd recommend block b they are building across the road from it but we never heard a thing”
 of 5 bubbles 10lly85, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“1st floor sea view,”
  • 1st floor, sea view, overlooking pool, ample space on terrace, table and 4 chairs
 of 5 bubbles Pn4343, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Block one where it is all at!”
 of 5 bubbles 944rodm, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Building 2 is the quieter of the 2 so if you want a peaceful holiday choose this one.”
 of 5 bubbles sandra5671, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
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