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Balaia Mar Hotel

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#26 of 162 Hotels in Albufeira
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Geuret france
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We spend two weeks each winter in the Albufeira area. This year booked into the Hotel Balaia Mar arriving on the 10 January, departing on the 24 January. The hotel more than met our expectations. The room, located on the edge of the swimming pool, was large and clean. Breakfast was excellent. The hotel was quiet with few guests and...

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Hotel was great rooms a little bit dated but other than that it was perfect just out of town so away from the loud music and riff raff but only about a 10 min walk that me & my partner did every day, food was a big deal for me when picking a place to stay & the balaia mar...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I was quite surprised to see how nice the hotel looked from outside. I was greeted warmly at reception, and given some useful hints and tips. Unfortunately, the main pool and restaurant were closed and that was because of the low season. I did not imagine how ghostly it would have been, as I think there were only 2 of...

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Li, Thailand
Reviewed 9 November 2016

“value, helpful smiling staff, great breakfast, close to many restaurants, two pools, reception allowed access to their own computer to retrieve email to print return boarding passes, located and printed map to launderette”

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Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 27 October 2016

the secon room we got was ok after asking to be moved from a grubby ground floor room with no views of anything only car park.The hotel itself smelt of stale cigarettes and must. It is bad need of a total refurbish and I most definately wouldn't class it as a 3*+ more like an average 2*. As it was...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have just returned from a weeks holiday. The hotel room was basic and tired but clean. The location is good, about a twenty minute walk to the new town or 5 euros in a taxi. The staff are very friendly. Food was excellent. I would definitely go again at this time of year.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Had a week here in August 2016. Room was clean and had plenty of space, with a private outdoor area overlooking the pool. There were a few things wrong with the room initially - safe and air con remote weren't working, and the room was made up with 2 separate beds, but these were rectified quite quickly by the reception...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Value for money. The pictures from this website are exactly what the hotel looks like. Good service provided all round. The staff kindly arranged for airport transfers before we arrived. We were provided with a lunch pack, which was well thought through, when we went on a whole day excursion. There is a beach within 10 minutes walking distance and...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We spent 7 days at this hotel and really enjoyed our stay. The room was huge (apartments), cleaned every day. The staff was very friendly and always up for a little talk. The beach is a 5-minute-walk away and a very beautiful spot - less crowded than the ones near Albufeira. So: thumbs up!

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Just spent 9 lovely days in this hotel. Looked at mostly positive reports about the hotel on trip advisor before we booked and we were not disappointed. All staff, reception, bar, chefs, cleaners were very welcoming and went out of their way to be helpful. The food was good, always something to choose from. We asked to change rooms to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Balaia Mar Hotel

Address: Beco Maria Luisa, Albufeira 8200-635, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: ₹ 2,195 - ₹ 9,487 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Balaia Mar Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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Balaia Mar Hotel Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Albufeira
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
#23 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira
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“pool view accommodation best”
 of 5 bubbles donnchab2016, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony if staying in hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles chomps2016, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the hotel are recommended, compared to the apartments which look very old/dated.”
 of 5 bubbles OwenR905, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing pool and reception were probabl better as there would be no traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 347davet, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“24 is a very spacious, clean room, but too close to the bar if you are wanting an early or quiet night.”
 of 5 bubbles 11alastairk, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
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