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Monte Santo Resort

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good place for families, nice townhouse with a lot of place to live. The restaurant is somewhat disappointed with almost the same menu (half board) every evening. And please avoid the room service which is really a disaster.

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Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This complex was really lovely. The pools and facilities were perfect for us. The outside pool was enormous but a little cold. ( it was the first week in April and some places had still not opened) We had a townhouse which was excellent for us as we had our 20 month old grandson with us. So some night were...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This resort was simply amazing. From the moment we arrived to our departure nothing was too trouble for the very attentive staff. The resort was clean, modern with great facilities, excellent food (even though we stayed self catering) we ate at the restaurant on a couple of occasions. Our kids loved the pool(s) and kids club and we enjoyed the...

1Thank BrookyLeeds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are just back from a fantastic stay at Monte Santo. It is one of the best resorts we have stayed. We stayed for 5 nights and wished we had booked for longer. We stayed in a one bedroom suite. There was 3 of us (11 year old son) and there was more than enough room. The room is very...

1Thank Clairejw15
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel looks just as it does on the pictures and perhaps even better. The staff were absolutely sublime, very attentive and polite with any requests. The food was amazing but the self catered rooms were also fully furnished. Overall great, a short walk to the town/beach. Only downfall is besides that, to get anywhere else requires taxi service

1Thank asa421
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a luxury 2 bed town house with family for 4 night break. Can't rate the accommodation highly enough. It comes with everything you could want and is very well laid out. We had town house number 87 which enjoyed the sun all day from about 9 onwards. All the staff were brilliant and exceptionally helpful and we would...

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I loved my stay and definitely look forward to returning... great apartments, facilities, staff and food I have no complaints.. only downfall is the closest shop is a 20 to 30 minute walk which is OK if you don't mind long walks lol

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montesantoresort, Gestor at Monte Santo Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words - really delighted that we hit the spot for your holiday in the Algarve. The team will be delighted to read your lovely comments. Trully hope to welcome soon. Best Wishes . Manager

Lagoa, Portugal
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This should be on your short list to visit. They have a massive pool, a great health club with an indoor heated pool and all the facilities. The bar is friendly and they have a happy hour for cocktails between 17:00 and 18:00 Cant be bad. High standard of maintenance and service.

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Dear Guest, It is a big pleasure to know that your stay at Monte Santo Resort was as positive or better than your expectations. We want to thank you for the time that you spent give these positive comments on tripadvisor. We truly hope to see you again at Monte Santo Resort for another amazing stay! Kind Regards, Monte Santo...

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I having been visiting this resort for 5 years now. Every May for her birthday, a week of lovely relaxation. At every visit we are always so grateful for wonderfully relaxing time we have there at this time of year, and without fail the staff always leave a lovely birthday cake. The staff are friendly, can't do...

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Dear Guest, With our heart full, we see how pleasent your stay was and that it served your expectations. We thank you your kind comments about our resort and our facilities. Thank you very much for sharing on TripAdvisor and we hope to see you again for another amazing stay at Monte Santo Resort. Kind Regards, Monte Santo Resort Manager

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monte Santo Resort in Carvoeiro, offers a range of modern and luxurious Suites, apartments and townhouses. Just 45 minutes from Faro airport, Monte Santo is situated on the hilltops over Carvoeiro, a historic fishing town.Whether you are looking for a relaxing Algarve holiday, a fun-filled family holiday, or a spa or golf weekend, Monte Santo will cater to your every need with 5 star luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monte Santo Resort

Address: Rua Joao Paulo II | Lagoa, Carvoeiro 8400-556, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Carvoeiro
Price Range: ₹ 8,966 - ₹ 31,276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Monte Santo Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 133
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Also Known As:
Monte Santo Hotel Carvoeiro
Monte Santo Resort Carvoeiro, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carvoeiro
#2 Family Hotel in Carvoeiro
#2 Spa Hotel in Carvoeiro
#2 Luxury Hotel in Carvoeiro
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“town houses are very spacious”
wontontraveller99, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The top balcony's to the left offer beautiful views of the ocean.”
bretthowarth, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick an upstairs room or else if you have a ground floor room you may hear people moving furniture above.”
D9915TKangelah, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“free minibus to town from hotel. Apolonia supermarket is brilliant, not cheap, free shuttlebus.”
ekdhr386, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The townhouses closer to the hotel have a more sheltered room”
16declanm, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
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