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Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa

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Lisbon, Portugal
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My 1 week stay was very pleasant. This is a 4* resort, but food is 5* grade. I was completely surprised. Rooms are nice, staff was very nice all the time. Great wifi coverage (and free/included...) Downsides: - Going into the main hotel (indoor pool, spa, other restaurant, ...) by a wood ladder is not brilliant (elevator was broken) -... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, spacious bedrooms, beautiful view of sea and water park. Beautifully decorated. Fantastic choice of buffet and kids choices. Lovely white tablecloths and napkins at dinner. Such attention to detail. Lovely friendly staff. Beautiful white sandy beach, bit too wavy for the sea though. Entertainment and water exercise is excellent. So much fun. My only upset is the entertainment team... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

This hotel is really good with a good level of service. The rooms are clean and spacious . 
It has a good and safe area to let children play around without constant supervision.

 The staff is very profissional, always helpful, welcoming and competent. 
 The animation team is amazing both for children and adults. Everyday you have shows and activities and... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

A typical group run hotel I prefer family hotels.We were in the beach chalets which were ok but entailed a walk to the main hotel for meals which was no fun in the rain,the meals were like the January sales push & shove for food that was nondescript you had to guess what it was.The scrambled eggs at breakfast contained... More 

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Thank Vdoo
CristalHotels, Commercial at Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. in fact we have to say that our 4 star resort was built and designed for families!! Best regards. More 

Cornwall
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Husband and I spent the second half of a Spain/Portugal coach tour here and it was a REAL let down after our lovely Spanish hotel ! Unfortunately I did not pay enough attention when I booked our trip otherwise I would have realised that we did actually stay here on a coach holiday several years ago - and the food... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I staying in March 2015 with my girlfriend. We wanted a place to stay where could get some rest near the ocean. This hotel provided us a great service and we loved our stay. We did the massages, pool,etc and we loved it. We will come back if we can. Hopefully with a bunch of kids.

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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in this Hotel at a time of year where there is nothing going on in Vieria. It was rather cold and rainy. The hotel is not the newest and has had better years I guess But they had renovations going on, so they are doing something to improve. The room was nevertheless clean and good. The breakfast was,... More 

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Thank Alexander K
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

As an overall, the hotel is really good with good level of service. The rooms are quite spacious (duplex rooms) and clean. 
The hotel is having enclosed area making it safe to let children play around without constant supervision.

 - Staff is always helpful, welcoming and competent. 
 - The animation team is amazing both for children and adults. Everyday of... More 

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1 Thank Al B
CristalHotels, Dep. Comercial at Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your comment. Best regards. More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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110 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Very good hotel for all ages. We went has 2 couples.and had a really good time. The hotel is above average with a great pool and a very funny aquapark (for all ages I might add :) ) If you go with 2 payed meals its great and you'll save lots of money in restaurants (we had breakfast and dinner).... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa

Address: Avenida Marginal, Vieira de Leiria 2430-696, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Central Portugal > Leiria District > Vieira de Leiria
Price Range: $83 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Hotel Cristal Vieira Beach And Spa
Hotel Cristal Vieira Beach Vieira De Leiria
Hotel Cristal Praia Resort & Spa Portugal/Vieira De Leiria
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