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West Yorkshire
Reviewed October 4, 2016

We were welcomed with a choice of drinks and the cases were dropped off to our rooms. I never have a ground floor room whilst abroad but we were put into one and I was pleasantly surprised. Very clean, with fantastic sea views, large tv, little kitchenette with fridge and microwave, plenty of mirrors to get ready by, lovely shower....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location right on the beach at Portimao. Spacious clean rooms with all facilities, huge smart Tv,free wi fi. Comfortable king size beds. Large balcony overlooking the beach - excellent sunset views.

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We spent 8 nights here at the end of September and we did not regret it. The hotel is located in Praia da Rocha at the end of a street full of shops and restaurants. The hotel is situated on top of the cliff overlooking the beach and the sea. The view of the beach is amazing. They have a...

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Booked this last minute due to being let down at our previous hotel. Staff very welcoming, room spotless, food lovely. Pool gorgeous and relaxing. Location on the beach. Will definitely go back and highly recommend

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Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire
Reviewed September 27, 2016

This hotel is beautifully positioned on top of the cliff at Praia da Rocha overlooking the beach and sea. There are 56 steps from the hotel gardens down to the beach and the boardwalk. The gardens are mainly grass and are big with plenty of room and plenty of sunbeds. Our room was on the 4th floor with a big...

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Oriental H, Manager at Hotel Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your feedback, it is very important to us as it allows us to improve. We regret that the presentation of other guests at dinner time have caused you discomfort. It is true that we do not have a mandatory dress code to attend the restaurant at dinner time since there was never any embarrassing situation...

Reviewed September 26, 2016

hotel oriental was nice but no where near 4 star. we were charged for ice and refused ice from hotel reception when bar was closed. staff were mostly nice however my friend got shouted at by a member of the restaurant staff for not putting his empty butter container in the bin himself. he was then given it back. unusual...

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Oriental H, Manager at Hotel Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for sharing your experience at Hotel Oriental. We are very sorry to hear that there has been a misunderstanding in the restaurant but we are certain that was just it: a misunderstanding. Taking into account the restaurant staff and knowing their complete dedication and care for all customers and guests we do not find explanation for...

Liversedge, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 16, 2016

We are still here having thoroughly enjoyed our first week at this wonderful hotel. The room we are in is spacious, very clean and has great air conditioning. Wonderful shower too! The staff here from reception to the waiting staff have gone out of their way to be helpful and very courteous at all times. I really cannot understand the...

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Oriental H, Manager at Hotel Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Oriental for your stay and taking the time to write a review while staying in the hotel. We are very pleased to hear that your stay met your expectations and that you appreciated the level of service from our staff. Thank you again for sharing your feedback and we truly hope to see you...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 13, 2016

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Northern Ireland
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Loved staying at this hotel. We got one of the best rooms with a spectacular view, the balcony was huge, rooms were very spacious, modern and clean. The breakfast offered a wide choice of food, I particularly enjoyed the fresh fruit and crossiants, cooked breakfast was delicious! There was plenty of room between tables and there wasn't staff dictating where...

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2Thank saz488
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 10, 2016

Very welcomed courtesy drink on arrival after a long journey. Hotel spotless. Our top floor garden view room was recently renovated and was lovely!. The balcony had sun from morning until approximately 5.30pm. Views stunning! No problems getting a sun lounger in the mornings. Very quiet and peaceful in the garden to read and take in the view. Beach stunning...

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Oriental H, Manager at Hotel Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are very happy that you considered our hotel quiet and relaxing. We are blessed by a beautiful beach and surroundings which helps our guests to enjoy even more their vacations! We thank you for your kind words regarding our service and food quality and we assure you that we are already working to find a solution to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exotic and charming hotel located in the first line of Praia da Rocha beach, offering rooms with sea view and direct beach access. Nearby is a marina, restaurants, bar, shops and sightseeing interest places.. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Oriental

Address: Avenida Tomas Cabreira, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-802, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Praia da Rocha
Price Range: $94 - $411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Oriental 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Oriental Hotel Praia Da Rocha
Hotel Oriental Praia Da Rocha, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Praia da Rocha
#4 Romantic Hotel in Praia da Rocha
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Praia da Rocha
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The garden rooms have a lovely view but you can smell the drains from there.”
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 of 5 bubbles emilymary99, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors quieter - guests walking around in shoes/moving furniture on laminate floors above are very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles TBWCornwall, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for either front beach view or side beach view”
 of 5 bubbles junehdwilson, Oct 4, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room overlooking the beach”
 of 5 bubbles TraceyWads, Sep 28, 2016 | Read review
“Top rooms have large balconies and great views”
 of 5 bubbles George460, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
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