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Sao Rafael Suites

#29 of 161 Hotels in Albufeira
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed for a long weekend. Excellent flight short flight!! Staff were very welcoming and couldn't do enough for our comfortable short stay. Rooms are modern spacious and comfortable with a balcony and 2 sun loungers. And spotlessly clean . Actually you would think you were the very first person to stay there. Food was first class from breakfast to... More 

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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked hotel only off on the beach 2 adults 2 teenagers had a family room which was two huge rooms both with balconies flat screens plenty of wardrobes one large double sink bathroom with shower/bath and bidet one smaller ensuite bathroom but that room had kitchen area which hides behind bifold doors and two comfy chairs. Our room overlooked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we arrived home from here yesterday, after a ten night stay, and feel I needed to write a review, because the bad ones do not give this hotel enough credit, we arrived late at night around 10pm, before we checked in, because the restaurant was closing they took us through for food, which I thought was very thought full, then... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I travelled with my wife and 2 daughters (age 9 and 12). First impressions of the hotel from the outside were very nice. We were greeted by Ricardo who was very helpful checking us in and then showed us round the hotel. We were amazed when we saw our room - one very large master bedroom, one large living room... More 

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Thank BarryLeonard
Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned home from spending 2 weeks in Sao Rafael Suites on Friday the 15th of July. Because of my positive experience there I thought I would write a review so others can look in to going there because I for one was struggling to find a nice hotel when looking to stay around Albufeira. Unfortunately people are writing reviews... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just returned from a 10 nights stay at this fantastic hotel. I would just like to address some of the negative reviews posted. The food - I don't understand how anyone can criticise the choices available at this hotel. A great selection was presented at each sitting with something for everyone. The a la carte was exceptional (even... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for 5 days with my boyfriend last week. The hotel is located near beautiful beaches, the sea view suite was spacious, and the checkin staff was nice - those were the only good things about this hotel. The food was atrocious, I have stayed at numerous real 5-star hotels that are all-inclusive, run by known... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the rooms were fabulous, lots of space and bathroom space. all the hotel rooms are in one block surrounding the pool or front facing. kids club was open almsot all day and ino the evening. staff friendly. food very good. everyone enjoyed this holiday. not much around the hotel but a short walk down the hill takes you to two... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the hotel this month. It is a clean modern and contemporary building that does not look 10 years old. We stayed in a standard family room which had 2 bedrooms and 2 ensuite bathrooms and was lovely . Food in the buffet restaurant was varied and catered to all tastes. The staff in this restaurant were friendly but... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sao Rafael Suites is located in central Algarve, close to the Sao Rafael beach and the popular town of Albufeira. The hotel suites offer spacious accommodation for families and couples, with separate living and sleeping areas, dining area and balcony.Five star facilities include a Relax Spa Centre, Kids Club, two large outdoor pools and a Golf Putting Green. With excellent rates, this is an affordable five star resort for the whole family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sao Rafael Suites

Address: Sesmarias, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal (Formerly São Rafael Suite Hotel)
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: $222 - $542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sao Rafael Suites 5*
Number of rooms: 101
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Also Known As:
Cs Sao Rafael Hotel Albufeira
Sao Rafael Suites Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Cs Sao Rafael Suite Hotel
Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Albufeira
#16 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
#20 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira
#22 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
#23 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
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