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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

More than a 5* hotel, Vila Joya's atmosphere makes it feel like an unique and an one of a kind experience. For the ones who are looking for peacefulness and to forget about the world itself, this is the place. From the welcoming tour with a beautiful champagne glass over the Atlantic, a beautiful beach with very difficult access for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Travelled as a couple in may/june for his birthday. We stayed 7 nights. As soon as you arrive you know how special this place is, the staff are excellent. Check in wasn't the quickest but nothing to complain about. Room - This is the reason why this place is not getting 5 stars from me. I was very disappointed with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

What can I say about this wonderful place have being here over 12 times and we just love the place it's so special and we bring our twins we love the food best ever and the service is so friendly we really enjoy staying here and the setting is pardise thank u to all the staff and see u all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Stayed in Gale and spent an afternoon at the Spa in Vila joya, i would recommend this to everyone, steam bath, sauna and massage were fantastic, if you stay in Gale then you must give this a go. The pool was peaceful with great views of the ocean, go on treat your self

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Beware of the room you have booked. I booked a room for my 20 year anniversary (The Terrace) I called just to ask if we had the ground floor which I was very happy to hear we had. I then asked another question and the lovely lady from reservations informed me that this room wasn't refurbished. I said that I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

We just arrived with two little children. They even arranged a bottle of hot Milk For our youngest one. Very Nice room and staff and stunning views. All seems very Nice! Will give a review the next coming days. We Will stay here For one week. We keep you posted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014 via mobile

Quite simple review: My wife Lucy & I have just arrived back in the uk after spending two nights here. From the minute we walked into the hotel, the view from our suite, omg amazingly heavenly. The most gorgeous hotel and level of service possible. Every member of staff were attentive, charming and interesting. Please no one go there, we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I meant to write this review months ago but just never found the time to so this place justice. We stayed for 4 nights in November '13, the weather was still a balmy 21C and the hotel was a revelation. We had one of their amazing terrace rooms, which was beautifully appointed and very large, and this led straight out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

When traveling, I make sure to choose great hotels (at least most of the times!). I know some people don't care so much about accommodations but I feel it is a big part of the vacation. When I chose Vila Joya I wanted it to be exceptional, and it was! First, the staff are very friendly and helpful. Second, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

I was sceptical going to Vila Joya and spending €110 for lunch,how good could it be? Stupid question, it was the most exceptional food experience that I have ever had.We had a ten course taster lunch and I don't think I'll ever forget the sensation of being giddy over every mouthful.The service was impeccable and the setting was stunning.We did... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Vila Joya
Vila Joya
Cuisines: European, Mediterranean
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vila Joya resembles a small oriental palazzo and is nestled in a breathtaking garden setting on a cliff with stunning views facing the sea. Winner of the 2016 Europe's Leading Boutique Hotel Awards, this Albufeira beach resort also boasts a two Michelin star Restaurant and features luxurious spa resort accommodations, exclusive golf packages, and rejuvenating body treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vila Joya

Address: Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: $325 - $1,778 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Vila Joya 5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Vila Joya Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Albufeira
#4 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
#6 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
#22 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira
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