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    Vila Joya

    Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
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          Overview
          • Excellent86%
          • Very good6%
          • Average4%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Banquet Room
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We stayed in Vila Joya for a long weekend and can really recommend to stay there for some days if u like cosy and very private atmosphere ... the service is very individual, extremely friendly and to the point. Quality of food is clearly one...More

          Thank Jws_fra
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          As the weather was beautiful, we had lunch outside on the terrace. We were presented with the four course lunch menu, and although I am sure that we could have had alternatives, we decided to 'go with the flow'. Right decision! The meal was delicious,...More

          Thank fconwayhughes
          Reviewed 25 April 2017

          Vila Joya is not a hotel it`s a “fabric” of emotions and unique experiences – either sensitives and even espirituals. Here I learned to appreciate to most sophisticated and creative gastronomy in the world, having had the privilege of attending several Vila Joya´s International Gourmet...More

          Thank Victoria F
          Reviewed 26 November 2016

          Lovely, serene, welcoming, and simple too. Well constructed small boutique "resort" with a lovely little spa containing Steam room (with cold showers in it), Sauna, Tropical Storm rain rooms, a shower with a bucket of cold water you can dump on your head, a hot...More

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          Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

          This place is like a sanctuary and every time we come back your shoulders drop and you feel immediately relaxed. It's so close to the beach so easy to pop down for a dip. The two pools are lovely too. The one by the spa...More

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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Breakfast included
          • Babysitting
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 582 - US$ 1,924 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Business Hotel in Albufeira
          • #7 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
          • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
          • #12 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
          • #22 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Location
          • Portugal >
          • Algarve >
          • Faro District >
          • Albufeira
          • Also Known As
          • Vila Joya Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal ,
          • Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          glsebs
          We are interested in staying two nights in September. We are looking forward to dining in the Michelin star restaurant one of the nights, but I don't think I could eat a 6 course meal both nights. What are my alternatives for a light meal the other night?
          10 January 2017|
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          Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
          Dear Sir or Madam, Thank you for your question. We are able to offer a lighter room service menu served on your terrace or balcony or alternatively there are many wonderful restaurants close by which we will be happy to... More
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          bertie
          We are looking for an adult only experience. Is this for us in August 2017.
          29 November 2016|
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          Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
          Dear Bertie Thank you for your interest in coming to visit Vila Joya. Regarding your query, we are a small boutique hotel that whilst happily accepts children, has limited child facilities. As a consequence, we do not tend... More
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          "Go for one of their master suites, most rooms face the ocean"
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          "Rooms with terrace andere garden"
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