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Palacio de Estoi

Rua de Sao Jose, Faro 8005-465, Portugal
+351 21 040 7620
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Hidden gem in Algarve

We went to this place before leaving Faro and it was an amazing surprise. Beside to host a small... read more

Reviewed yesterday
wmarin6116
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Hong Kong, China
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Nice garden and small oalace

In fact it’s an hotel but you may visit it Though don’t drive too much km to go there on purpose as... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
LaupomHK
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“roman ruins” (9 reviews)
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Rua de Sao Jose, Faro 8005-465, Portugal
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+351 21 040 7620
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"roman ruins"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful palace"
in 5 reviews
"old palace"
in 4 reviews
"luxury hotel"
in 3 reviews
"very nice hotel"
in 3 reviews
"gardens are lovely"
in 2 reviews
"public rooms"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 7 reviews
"the main attraction"
in 2 reviews
"few hours"
in 3 reviews
"faro airport"
in 3 reviews
"pousada"
in 13 reviews
"palacio"
in 8 reviews
"fountain"
in 9 reviews
"restored"
in 8 reviews
"rococo"
in 4 reviews
"statues"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to this place before leaving Faro and it was an amazing surprise. Beside to host a small luxury hotel which worth to stay, the building and the garden is a gift to visit and enjoy in their colourful expressions.

Thank wmarin6116
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

In fact it’s an hotel but you may visit it Though don’t drive too much km to go there on purpose as the visit will last 10 min to see 1 room and a small garden. But it’s worth to go have a look if...More

Thank LaupomHK
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Historic palace that has been restored and is now a luxury hotel. Visitors are allowed walk around the grounds, which are partially restored to former glory. Nice view of countryside from balcony.

Thank Greig R
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

A small drive from Faro you can find this beautiful palace with lovely ceilings and very friendly staff.

Thank carolinemelhouse
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Palacio de Estoi is well worth a visit if you have a lot of time in Faro. We found there to be little to do within Faro so took an afternoon trip here on a really sunny day in August. It's a little out of...More

Thank swal4796
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

A lovely, gracious old palace - now a hotel and a member hotel of the small luxury hotels of the world group - situated in a charming village on the outskirts of Faro. We decided to catch an Uber from our apartment in Faro old...More

Thank Greystrider_Dan
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Estói as a day trip we headed to the palace first. We walked up to the entrance and went in and simply asked if we could look round and the lady guided us the direction we should head in. The palace is...More

Thank Block2D
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

The setting, the main buildings and gardens are lovely and are the reasons why I rate this as very good. The bedrooms are in a connected new block. Our ‘deluxe’ room was minimalist, spotlessly clean and spacious with a balcony looking down the mountainside towards...More

2  Thank katiefox
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night and had a fabulous experience. Hotel was stunning and set in beautiful surroundings. Evening dinner was high quality with a good amount of choice (even for my vegetarian wife). The breakfast was one of the best buffet-style I’ve had -...More

Thank Richardial
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

After visiting the Roman ruins we decided to have lunch here at the Palacio de Estoi. I really wanted a lovely cup of tea, so before ordering lunch we enjoyed our tea, my husband had a beer enjoying the magnificent views. as we sat on...More

Thank NML28London
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Kaylea S
31 December 2017|
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Response from dawnGalicia | Reviewed this property |
free, you can walk around parts of the hotel and the lovely gardens.
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SueRich1
9 August 2016|
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Response from Edwina40 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but you can get more info if you google it - try the Algarve tourist website - tried to paste link for you but this page doesn't like HTML characters!
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petal27
30 July 2016|
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Response from danielled908 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The hours for meals is 12:30 to 3:00 and 7:00 to 10:00. As it is a poussada, you can get there earlier and visit the beautiful rooms on the main floor. The view from the patio is spectacular. As we thought of staying... More
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