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Mar a Vista

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We sort of knew what we were liable to be getting before we booked this hotel. We did not expect much, and indeed, not much was was we got. Staff were friendly enough and room was cleaned, beds made/changed daily. It is certainly true as other reviewers have stated that rooms are dated and in need of a makeover. Bed...

Thank ScotlandPolaris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the comments on here are hilarious, you pay 2* prices & expecting 5* service. The Mar a Vista is basic, but clean, stayed here for a week. The staff were very friendly, especially the reception staff. Marie in particular was very helpful. My room was cleaned daily. Yes its dated & could do with a lick of paint,...

1Thank Peter G
Hollviken, Sweden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dirty, no cleaning worth the name, black mold in the bathroom. Guests come home 02,00 in the morning and scream for 2-3 hours Wakes everybody up. The Place is runned down badly. Need a new owner and money. Sack the cleaners - they do not do their job.

Thank martenringsberg2016
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We really enjoyed our stay, staff is really nice, view is beautiful. You need to remember, that it is a 2 stars hotel, you get a lot for that price. Breakfast was alright, but it`s the same food everyday, which wasn`t a problem for us, because we stayed there only for 3 nights. There is outdoor pool. We had a...

Thank Ewa M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my family came here for a 4 day weekend for my mothers 50th birthday, we arrived at the hotel and it was disgusting and disappointing for the minute we entered. The reception is tiny and old fashioned and there is a little bar as you come in with 5 stools , we had 2 rooms , room 1:...

2Thank Jack M
Egremont, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We found the staff to be very helpful and friendly, the room however was very disappointing, dirty and very tired looking, the bed cover was not changed throughout our three week stay, however the bed sheets were changed regularly as were the bathroom towels. The swimming pool was small and there was little room for the sun loungers, the view...

Thank Ray B
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews was a bit wary about going!! All I can say is some people must have there eyes shut as the staff are really helpful and friendly and the rooms are clean my partner and myself were there for 5 days and our room was cleaned every day and fresh towels each time!! The hotel...

Thank aarronandjanet
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Clean, 8 minute walk from beach and old town, friendly reception staff 24 hours a day. Room basic and functional, tiny pool. Steep walk to it so be prepared. I had a balcony with sea view of sun rising over the resort in the morning, maybe I got lucky? I would consider going there again.

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel fails at some of the basic levels and unfortunately doesn't really have a great deal to commend it. The property is dated and worn and badly in need of refurbishment. I found it very irksome that the hotel had chosen to use cheap, unattractive carpeting in the public access areas. This is so unhygienic in the Algarve climate...

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After reading some reviews I was a bit weary-no need.staff could not be friendlier and helpful. Room was very clean. Swimming pool small but great. The hotel is on a hill but only 5 minutes from the town and a taxi from the town to the hotel is very cheap. Overall was pleased with the hotel and staff and would...

Thank Suzanne D

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Additional Information about Mar a Vista

Address: Cerro da Piedade, Albufeira 8200-320, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: ₹ 1,679 - ₹ 7,169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mar a Vista 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Sea view nice.”
ScotlandPolaris, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“406 - beautiful view plus wifi”
ewam924, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony”
, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not the sturdy of steps to walk up and no lift. We were on the second floor and had great views.”
Jenjen99-81, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a high room with views,”
quizpeople, 24 May 2016 | Read review
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