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“Almada Hotel, nice crew and well located. recommended!”

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Mercure Lisboa Almada
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Almada
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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3 reviews
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“Almada Hotel, nice crew and well located. recommended!”
Reviewed May 19, 2014

Went only for 3 days but were all correct and polite and serious service. it is well located, if you are travelling by yourself. crew were so professional. a serious place to rest. maybe it is best for professional use, but attention was really very correct. Obrigado!

Room Tip: it is a sunny location, please ask for the sunny side :)
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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled with family
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General_Manager_LAH, Manager at Mercure Lisboa Almada, responded to this review, May 20, 2014
Dear ericrc,

Thank you very much for your review. We are very proud to know that you were happy with your stay in Lisboa Almada Hotel and especially with our staff. In their name I would like to thank you for the kind words.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Best Regards,

José Duarte Ferreira
(hotel.manager@lisboaalmadahotel.com)
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Thoiry, France
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Reviewed March 17, 2014

We were here to visit some areas around but not in Lisbon. This was very convenient as it was close to the main highway to Lisbon and also close to a metro station if you did need to get into the city. We came by rental car from the airport and got there with little problem using our GPS. Lots of parking space in the garage under the hotel (no charge to customers). The room was fairly standard size for this class of hotel, very clean and with modern facilities in good working order. The bed was very firm but this was OK for us. Wifi worked well. Breakfast was a bit awkward as it was buffet style but the restaurant was set up such that it was very hard to get to and from the food area. That could be improved. The selection of food for breakfast was OK as was the quality (some things good, others average). Front desk staff and breakfast staff were efficient, friendly and helpful. We had dinner at the hotel restaurant (Sushic) which was very good as well as convenient but will be reviewed separately. We had a good price for our room and thus we felt it was an excellent choice in term of quality/price.

Room Tip: Ask for a room at the upper levels if you want to a bit of view. However, most of the view is over t...
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  • Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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General_Manager_LAH, Gerente at Mercure Lisboa Almada, responded to this review, March 19, 2014
Dear Akhcern,

Thank you very much for your review. We are very proud to know that you were happy with your stay in Lisboa Almada Hotel and also that you've enjoyed the food presented to you in Sushic, our Japanese Fusion Restaurant.
Regarding the breakfast, your comments are being taken into consideration as to continue improving the whole experience of our guests.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Best Regards,
José Duarte Ferreira
(hotel.manager@lisboaalmadahotel.com)
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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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Reviewed January 1, 2014

This hotel is located in Almada, across the river from Lisbon. I stayed here because of a business event in the city of Almada. I arrived quite early in the morning, well before the stated checkin time, and was grateful to have a room provided. The hotel is modern, with contemporary furnishings in the lobby and its adjoining bar and restaurant, and lounge areas. The room was on a higher floor, overlooking the main freeway which takes you to the Bridge of Lisbon. Nothing panoramic, although from some areas of the hotel, a rear view of the impressive Christo statue could be seen. While it did not seem to be in a tourist destination and quite far from the sights of Lisbon, it was used by tour companies, and the restaurant was crowded both mornings with busloads of senior tourists, whose behavior and manners in the restaurant could do with considerable improvement!! Perhaps it was their tour deadlines, but they were pushy, loud and disrespectful of other people. There is not much in the way of restaurants around the hotel that I could find on a short walk around, although there we a couple of small cafes in walking distance. You certainly will need to rely on your Portuguese business hosts to find nice restaurants, and there are several in the central area of Almada. This is not a hotel for tourists doing sightseeing in Lisbon, although it is accessible by tram.

Room Tip: Ask about the views
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
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General_Manager_LAH, Gerente geral at Mercure Lisboa Almada, responded to this review, January 8, 2014
Dear WorldTraveller08901,

Thank you very much for your review. We are very proud to know that you were happy with your stay in Lisboa Almada Hotel.
Regarding the restaurants around the Hotel, as you've correctly pointed there are several quality restaurants in Almada Center and there is also the Fórum Almada Shopping Centre, which is one of the biggest in the whole Europe with nearly 40 different restaurant options, and it's only 5 minutes away (it costs around 5€ by Taxi).
To best appreciate the sightseeing in Lisbon, one can catch the Tram (in front of the Hotel) and head to Cacilhas (5 minutes). From there the River Crossing is surely the best way to get to Lisbon, with magnificent views of many of the city's attractions. From there, the train and the subway are connected to everywhere around the city. We strongly recommend tourists taking a train to Belém where it's located the Torre de Belém, Padrão de Descobrimentos and the Mosteiro de Jerónimo or take the subway to Chiado, where you will find yourself in the heart of the historical part of Lisbon.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Best Regards,
Soel S. Ibrahim
(si@lisboaalmadahotel.com)
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

Alameda shopping mall is about 5 min away from the hotel. It costs euro 5.00 to get by taxi.

The sushi at the hotel restaurant is very fresh.

There is a supermarket next to the hotel.

Breakfast spread is average with the usual processed food such as ham and salami.

Overall, I am happy with this hotel.

  • Stayed December 2013
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General_Manager_LAH, General Manager at Mercure Lisboa Almada, responded to this review, December 26, 2013
Dear sharonrocky72,

Thank you very much for your review. We are very proud to know that you were happy with your stay in Lisboa Almada Hotel and also that you've enjoyed the food presented to you in Sushic, our Japanese Fusion Restaurant.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future.

Best Regards,
Soel S. Ibrahim
(si@lisboaalmadahotel.com)
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Wichita, Kansas
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Reviewed October 10, 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights for business and it suited that well. Almada doesn't have the cafes, restaurants, and things to do that Lisbon does but it is a lot cheaper and closer to the location at which I was working. One thing to note that the cabs in Portugal are relatively inexpensive, at least cheaper than Bordeaux. We used the cabs to travel to Bario Alto as well as the plant that I was working in.

The hotel staff was friendly, spoke English well, and was attentive. The hotel restaurant is actually #1 ranked on TA under restaurants in Almada. The breakfast is good and complimentary, the bar is nice and has cheap drinks.

There are not a lot of restaurants around the hotel so I recommend taking a cab into LIsbon or down to the beach of Almada.

I would stay here again for the convenience and price. A major plus for business travelers would be that the Wifi is free and pretty fast. I think some people have complained about the walls being thin but I sleep with a noise machine so I didn't notice.

Room Tip: See if you can get on the 7th floor.
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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
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Evanston, Illinois
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67 reviews
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Reviewed September 1, 2013

This new 7-story hotel is in a quiet area on the outskirts of Almada, across the river from Lisbon near the 25th of April Bridge. I stayed there because it was convenient to the university in Caparica where I was attending a conference, and also convenient to Lisbon -- thanks to a new tram line connecting Almada to ferries, trains, and points of interest.

My room had plenty of space and was in excellent condition. Furnishings were spare but entirely adequate, and the attractive price made the hotel a very good value overall. The breakfast in the hotel restaurant was ample and varied; free Wifi in my room worked fine.

Overall I can recommend this hotel for those who have business on the Almada side of the river, but want to cross into Lisbon occasionally. Train connections from the airport are complicated, but I found that a taxi did not take long and was reasonably priced (though you should ask your driver, as others at my conference reported higher prices).

  • Stayed August 2013, traveled on business
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Falls Church, Virginia
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

This is a very good, clean, modern hotel, close to Lisbon (across the 25 de Abril Bridge in the municipality of Almada). We stayed one night for the Super Bock Super Rock 2013 concert weekend. The service, room (including a very comfortable bed and nice bathroom), bar, and breakfast was all very good. It was a great location for the concert venue (approx. 25 EUR taxi ride, split between 4 people) and then driving to the airport the next day (approx. 10-15 minute drive). Just note that getting to/from the hotel is a bit confusing, even with the “HOTEL” signs, due to one-way streets and roundabouts.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
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Property: Mercure Lisboa Almada
Address: Rua Abel Salazar 9 | Pragal, Almada 2805-313, Portugal (Formerly Lisboa Almada Hotel)
Location: Portugal > Alentejo > Setubal District > Almada
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Almada
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Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Lisboa Almada 4*
Number of rooms: 106
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The 4-star Mercure Lisboa Almada is situated just a short drive from Costa da Caparica's beaches and 1.4 km from the iconic Cristo Rei Statue. It offers modern rooms with a picturesque view of Almada. The tastefully-decorated rooms at the Mercure Lisboa Almada have an LCD TV with cable channels, a work desk and air conditioning. Free WiFi is provided throughout the hotel. Free indoor parking is available for the hotel's guests. The hotel was inaugurated in 2010 and was the 1st 4-star hotel in Almada. The hotel offers a restaurant serving international dishes inspired by the Portuguese gastronomy, and a new lounge concept with a variety of freshly prepared juices, teas and flavoured waters, as well as refreshing mocktails and other non-alcoholic drinks. Lisbon's popular historic centre is 9 km away, featuring iconic areas like Chiado, Rossio and Bairro Alto. The hotel is 3.7 km from the Forum Almada shopping centre. Mercure Lisboa Almada is only a few steps from Almada's centre. It is also near the A2 highway and the ferry, railroad and light rail stations. Lisbon International Airport is 17 km from the Mercure Lisboa Almada. ... more   less 
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