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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It reminds me the hotels resorts in the East European countries during the Soviet era. Rooms relatively small. Food average. Service in common areas very poor. Prices are inexpensive. Fully booked in high season. Nice terrace with swimming pool. Probably the best in Povoa de Varzim.

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Thank Fady J
huddersfield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an outstanding holiday in the beautiful Portuguese part of Povo de Vermar! Had excellent service & lovely comfortable stay! Had a beautiful room, overlooking the beach & pool! The beach was less than 100metres away through a locked gate that was accessible with the room key/card. Also a vast amount of shops including Mona Lisa's an amazing ice-cream parlour... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this hotel July 2016 with my Partner and his family, A fantastic hotel that is suitable for everyone. We were on the fourth floor with an amazing view of the swimming pool and beach front. The staff at the hotel esp those in the restaurant and bar were very accommodating and helpful esp for myself who has recently been... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a great week in Povoa de Varzim staying at the Axis Vermar. Large hotel but even so staff at reception, room cleaning, in the restaurant and behind the bar were brilliant. Good food and plenty of choice for every age. Times open very flexible for breakfast and lunch.On the fourth floor which was not a problem with a... More 

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Saint-Etienne, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Pros: - Excellent reception and helpful stuff. - Well equipped room. - Good outdoor pool and garden space. - Quite neighborhood at night. - Just in front of beach. Cons: - No shops around. - No nightlife area inside (just a hotel bar closes around midnight). - Poor quality for spa services.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Everything is made kind of serving the standard congress traveler. It starts at the reception desk where you are guest no. 1.0101xxx, Breakfast is produced with the "online survey input" of guests of probably 191 countries and no one ever uses the swimming pool. It is no longer a Novotel but keeps drawing the same customers.

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

After driving a long way we choose (by mistake) to eat in the hotel restaurant last Sunday evening. We choose veal chops and get served 3 "bones" with 2x2 cm meat which was impossible to cut by knife or chew so we did not eat anything and unfortunately we had sign the slip before we get our food and no... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We had reasonable food , but you had to hunt for it a bit and the only thing really hot was the coffee. The room was cleaned daily and no issues at all in that regard but the room we were allocated faced the car park and like several on the eastern side of the hotel had no balcony. That... More 

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Axis Vermar Hotel was exactly what we expected. Great room with sea views, restaurant provided excellent food and staff very attentive. Went on tour with Newmarket and Mary Ann our rep was very knowledgeable with lots of history of the area. Excellent trip. Took optional flight from Manchester - very quick and on time both ways.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I agree with the other comments here about the rooms. I had a sea view and the housekeeping staff were excellent. However, this is by no means what we'd class as 4* in the UK. Meal times - particularly in the evening were akin to a scrum. It was not the relaxing dinner experience I'm used to. Some evenings the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Novotel Porto Vermar is a 4 star hotel on the beach in Povoa de Varzim, only 20 km from the international airport and 35 km from the centre of Porto. Perfect for your next business trip or for a holiday with your family, the hotel offers 208 airconditioned rooms, including 125 non smoking rooms and 12 suites, eight meeting rooms with natural light for your conference and seminar needs, a restaurant, bar, private parking, swimming pool, tennis court and a terrace area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Axis Vermar Conference & Beach Hotel

Address: Rua da Imprensa Regional, Povoa de Varzim 4490-518, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Porto District > Povoa de Varzim
Price Range: $67 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Axis Vermar Conference & Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 208
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Also Known As:
Axis Vermar Conference And Beach Hotel
Novotel póvoa De Varzim
Novotel Povoa De Varzim
Novotel Hotel Porto Vermar
póvoa De Varzim Novotel
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