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Hotel Baia Grande

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Centrally located in the Algarve, the Baia Grande Hotel is 3km from the center of Albufeira and 750mts from the Coelha Beach. Four star high quality with 131 rooms, spacious play areas and gardens, providing an elegant, comfortable and relaxing environment. Located 750 meters from Coelha Beach and 3 kilometres from the centre of Albufeira, Baia Grande Hotel with amazing sea views has 131 spacious rooms, play areas and gardens. Of the 131 rooms 10 are Senior Suites with Sea View, 2 Junior Suites with Land View, 80 rooms with Sea View and 39 with Land View. All rooms are equipped with 2 single beds (for up to 1 extra bed), private bathroom, LCD TV with satellite channels, individual air-conditioning, minibar, safe, direct telephone and balcony. In the public areas are 1 restaurant, the "Mermaid Restaurant" where you can taste buffet breakfast or dinner overlooking the pool and theme nights (includes barbecue in summer), also available à la carte menu. The "Piano Bar" overlooking the sea where you can enjoy live music and great cocktails and "Neptune Bar", located next to the pool where you can enjoy snacks, light meals and drinks throughout the day. Hotel Baia Grande also offers indoor heated pool, outdoor swimming pool for adults and children, Jacuzzi (in both pools), sauna, massage and treatment room, table tennis, billiards, table football, giant chess game, free WI-FI internet in all the hotel, live music, a limousine service, rent-a-car, TV and reading room, private parking and transportation for hotel guests to Albufeira (4 times per day, 7 days a week) and Praia da Gale (Monday to Friday, 3 times per day). The reception is open 24 hours. Baia Grande Hotel has 4 meeting rooms for your events, "Sao Rafael", "Sesmarias", "Albufeira" and "Atlantico" with a maximum capacity of 300 people. The Baia Grande Hotel can also organize your banquets, weddings, company parties and other special occasions meet your needs.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room service
Restaurant
Free parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Ocean View
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Location

Full view
61Somewhat walkable
Grade: 61 out of 100
29Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
4Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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We have been going for many years and as soon as you walk into the hotel you feel at home being greeted by a friendly receptionist. The rooms are always spotlessly clean and tidy and cleaned every day to a high standard. Whilst it is out of town (Albufeira) and has a quiet
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We have just returned from Baia Grande. The hotel is in a quiet area and free bus to Old town was appreciated although due to being out of season pick up times limited. The hotel is very clean. One day the room still wasn’t cleaned at 4.30pm which after a long day we would have
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Stayed at sister hotel baia cristal immediately before arriving here and was somewhat concerned as that hotel was sub standard. I should not have worried. Very good quality reception and bar area, excellent room seemed to be newly refurbished. Very nice pool. Be aware there's
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Response from pauloasr, Gerente geral at Hotel Baia Grande
Responded Mar 6, 2019
Dear 487garya Thank you very much for a very helpfull review. Your recomendations will be highly regarded and we hope to have improved by your next visit. Please don´t hesitate in contacting me should you require assistance. Regards Paulo
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Stayed in November for 2 weeks on B and B very happy with the breakfast, lovely fruit everyday, Buck's Fizz if you felt like it!! Didn't try but nice touch. Had room service in the evening several times which was very nice. Busy hotel but not over large so didn't feel crowded.
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We went to Bai grande for a meal after our flight from Glasgow . We didn't eat at main restaurant as we thought that was prob for guests , we ate in the lounge . There was entertainment on which was good .. My nephew are here two nights previous an said he got a lovely steak
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Response from pauloasr, Gerente geral at Hotel Baia Grande
Responded Feb 12, 2019
Dear Margaret W The minute you stepped in the door you became a guest and could have had your meal in the restaurant. For some reason, you chose to have a lighter meal at the bar. As you discovered, there is no Peppercornsauce steak on our list. This was served during our Portuguese themed evening at the Buffet. I wish you had mentioned that you had a problem with your burger as serving it on a hot plate would have been the easiest problems to solve. I personally prefer my burger served on a plate at room temperature because I like my salad cold and I do not like soggy burger bunn, but that´s me The TV channels can be tricky, but I'm glad someone has solved this for you, however, we usually have the TVs in the bar tuned to a sports channel without any sound. As the bar caters to a variety of nationalities, this can be tricky. I wish you would reconsider eating here again and if so please let me know. Best wishes Paulo
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The Suite Senior at the Baia Grande
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Hi. What are the times of the shuttle bus and what time is the last bus to take you back to the hotel? Thanks
9 30 first 16 40 last but if reasonably fit it’s not the longest walk from harbour and view worth it
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Holiday is getting near now and wondering is there a iron and ironing board for guests use at the hotel.
Not in rooms. Might be available at reception on request.
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Does the hotel have special celebrations for Christmas and New Year, would I need to take dressy outfits?
Hi Valerie, I’m really not sure? It was August we were there. Sorry.
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Are pool/beach towels provided by the hotel?
Yes, the use of these is free of charge however a deposit of 10€ is required in exchange for the towel.
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I have booked a land view room in August 2018. Can I upgrade to a sea view on arrival?
Contact the hotel and request sea view -well worth it - the view of the pool at night and the sea are well worth the extra😎
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"Try for a pool view."
"Don’t presume you will get a room that you see in photographs. Most photos are the same."
"Sea view room always an excellent choice but all rooms are large ."
"Kept clean and serviced each day."
"ask for an upgrade"
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PRICE RANGE
$71 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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baia grande albufeirabaia grande hotel albufeira
LOCATION
PortugalAlgarveFaro DistrictAlbufeiraSesmarias
NUMBER OF ROOMS
131
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