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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd stay here (14/10/16 until 31/10/16) . Again I have to say this hotel is lovely and spacious , our room was very nice . Cleaners in every day with towel change etcetera . Pestana Viking is in a quiet area with restaurants all around . There are 2 beaches either side , one 80/100 steps down...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Our trip is special event we have organised through resort hotel, well, it is for wedding which hotel is provided all the best facilities. We enjoyed our stays with good food, Breakfast ,pool side bar food is highlighted.service is good.but only one thing missing is no water bottle in your room or any tea or coffee in your room. This...

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Yogesh B" We are pleased to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Your positive comments about us have been really appreciated and we sincerely hope that your travelling plans bring you back to Algarve and to the Pestana Viking hotel, so we can have the pleasure of hosting you again. Kind regards, Ricardo Santos Unit Manager

London
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Couldn't fault the hotel much. It had actually been luxurious and the whole aspect still was but the public rooms needed updating and the hotel is in fact to be renovated this winter. Very near - 10 minutes stroll - a very nice beach with rentable sunbeds/shares and a good café/restaurant at the back. There are maybe a dozen restaurants...

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Quinnsam" We appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Pestana Viking hotel. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. Looking forward to welcome you in Pestana Viking, again, in a near future. Kindest Regards, Ricardo Santos Unit Manager

Cappagh Ireland
Reviewed October 18, 2016

We chose this hotel as a base for our golfing week in the algarve and what a good choice it was.The hotels location is superb at the end of a quiet road on the edge of a cliff which leads down to a beautiful beach.We were staying in a 2 bed suite which was very well appointed with a twin...

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Declan M" Thank you for your nice review, we shared it with our team and everybody is very happy with your comments and with the fact that we were able to give you “the time of your life”. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be delighted if you return. Kindest regards Ricardo...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 8, 2016

We chose this place as we thought it would be relaxing for our honeymoon (however we did have single beds which when we asked they did change) that was the only downside, pool bar was brillant staff were excellent and very helpful the scenery was spectacular. if anyone is thinking about going on a boat trip the caves and grotto...

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Andrew S" Thank you for your nice review, we shared it with our team and everybody is very happy with your comments and with the fact that we were able to give you “the time of your life”. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we will be delighted if you return. Kindest regards Ricardo...

Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 7, 2016

The staff are always friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and comfortable with most balconies overlooking the sea. An excellent breakfast in the bright restaurant offers many choices. Peaceful sunbathing area, comfortable beds with towels supplied. Good restaurants and bars locally and music in the hotel every evening with great bar staff.

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Helen H", Thank you so much for your kind review on Trip Advisor. We are truly humbled by your generous compliments. My team and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon on your next trip! Best regards, Ricardo Santos Unit Manager

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed October 4, 2016

This is a nice hotel to spend a couple of days on the coast. Lovely beaches nearby, with very nice restaurants on the beach. Hotel is big, wel organised, rooms are nice, cleverly situated so almost all rooms have seasight. Plenty of chairs outsite, towels available.

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "MariaBeKend", Many thanks for the review from your recent stay with us at Pestana Viking. I am happy to know that you had a great stay with us. I look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back. Best regards, Ricardo Santos Unit Manager

Reviewed September 30, 2016

Nice hotel in great location, very clean and quiet.Nice swimming pool with a beautiful view. Staff friendly and polite. I would happily go back there one more time. The location of this hotel is spot on:)

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Ricardo S, Gerente at Pestana Viking Resort, responded to this review

Dear "Gosia K" With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Thank you for staying at the Pestana Viking and we hope you choose to stay with us again whenever your travel needs bring you back to Algarve Sincerely, Ricardo Santos...

Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

We stood for a few days and had a great, relaxing time. There is an Europ Car Station nearby, where we could rent a car to explore the area (better do s reservation!). The rooms are clean - but our 'seaview' wasn't that great. The room was on the side of the hotel, we mainly could see the wall of...

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Dear …… We appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Pestana Viking hotel. It is always a pleasure to receive feedback. Looking forward to welcome you in Pestana Viking, again, in a near future. Kindest Regards, Ricardo Santos Unit Manager

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We have been here several times and each time it is a great experience. From the lovely staff to the gorgeous location and scenery. We have always had lovely clean rooms/suites and attention from everyone. The beaches and local area are beautiful, we also enjoy the many local cats that visit the grounds too - they do not bother you...

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Dear "Rachel B", Thank you for taking the time to post such a fantastic review regarding your recent stay at Pestana Viking and share it with other travelers. We were delighted to learn you had a very enjoyable time with us! Thank you for your very kind comments regarding our pool areas, hotel facilities and staff. We hope to have...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Pestana Viking Resort

Address: Praia Senhora da Rocha | Porches/Lagoa, Porches 8400-450, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Porches
Price Range: $36 - $172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pestana Viking Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 184
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Also Known As:
Pestana Viking Hotel Porches
Hotel Pestana Viking
Pestana Viking Resort Algarve, Portugal - Porches
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Porches
#3 Luxury Hotel in Porches
#3 Spa Hotel in Porches
#3 Family Hotel in Porches
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“All rooms good . Superior rooms / Garden view rooms facing the rising sun , suites face ocean / setting sun (south / west) .”
 of 5 bubbles viper280, 2 days ago | Read review
“Some room are too small,but room facilities are different in every room. No welcome drink in your room.A/c not working.”
 of 5 bubbles yogeshb172, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
“Room 220 has fabulous views”
 of 5 bubbles 148declanm, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms ask for sea view”
 of 5 bubbles C9132KDandrews, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
“In 15 years, we've never had a bad room or experienced any noise”
 of 5 bubbles 940helenh, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
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