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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Booked a last minute break to this hotel. Booked all inclusive. Food was of a good standard for all inclusive and the staff were exceptional with their professionalism. Pool area was clean and tidy. Resort provides transport to town twice daily if you require it. If you want a nice quiet break with good service and surrounding this is the... More 

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1 Thank Brian M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We spent here one week with my husband and two kids (3 and 8 years old) in the end of July. The hotel is located in very quiet place, and is close to the exciting ocean beach with soft sand and waves: rising tides in the evening and falling in the morning. The ocean warm enough to swim even in... More 

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3 Thank Jeanne L
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay here. Receptionist (Andre) was amazingly helpful in sorting out our room and also helping out with tours etc. Great location with amazing views and just short walk to beach. Would definitely come here again

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Thank Ryan W
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Having not been abroad with our children before the Baia Cristal was a perfect choice for their first overseas experience. We had a garden room which is brilliant for the children as they were able to play outside. We stayed B&B and the choices were vast including chocolate cake which the kids loved after their main breakfast. The pool was... More 

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1 Thank Mad_bird35
DirBC, Manager at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear guest Mad_bird35, Thank you for your stay with us and for you positive feedback. I am glad that you and your family were able to enjoy your vacations at Baia Cristal. Thank you for you compliments to our staff.. I hope that I have the pleasure to meet you on your next stay with us, Kind regards Paulo Dias... More 

Gloucs
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28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Lovely, clean hotel. Very welcoming staff on reception, we arrived late & had a snack & drink left in room. Beautiful views out to sea & a lovely swimming pool that was cleaned daily.Food was good but could have been a bit hotter, bbq night was excellent as was the Jazz band on the same night (even my husband danced... More 

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DirBC, General Manager at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear Guest BevGloucs, Thank you for your stay with us and for your positive comment. It is very rewarding to know that we were able to have a positive impact on our guests vacations. Thank you for you comments about our staff and for recommend us to other travellers. We hope that you return to Baia Cristal in the future.... More 

Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I have just returned from a great holiday at the Baia Cristal. Absolutely lovely pool area which overlooks the sea too. We stayed in a garden room which had a nice terrace overlooking the garden area with palm trees. Beyond that was a nature area where you could go and take a clifftop walk. We stayed bed and breakfast which... More 

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DirBC, Manager at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear guest Ninkynoodles, Thank you for your stay with us and for you positive feedback. I am glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us, particularly on such a special occasion as an anniversary. Thank you for you compliments to our staff and service. I hope that you return to Baia Cristal in the future, Kind regards... More 

North East England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

My husband and our 2 friends back from holiday -short break 5 nights July 2016 . Hotel lovely and clean. entrance and lobby areas nicely kept. Room cleaned daily and towels changed daily plenty of space-not that we were in rooms for long periods we were located in entrance courtyard of hotel and we weren't disturbed by any noise.I If... More 

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Daniela A, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear justretired1407, Thank you for your AWESOME review, your opinion is very important to us. :-) Our staff is pleased with your comments and they are waiting for your next visit. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you again at Hotel Baia Cristal. Kind Regards, Daniela Alegre More 

Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a lovely clean hotel, the food was fantastic every day, so much variety, loads of space by the pool to sunbath, the staff really made our stay special, I would like to say a special thank you to all the bar and restaurant staff, especially Andre Martins and Eduardo, Julio, Tatiana in the pool bar, Rui, Valte, George... More 

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3 Thank Nicole L
Daniela A, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear Nicole L, Thank you for your AMAZING review, your opinion is very important to us. Our staff is pleased with your comments and they are waiting for your next visit. They all work hard to and do an everyday effort to keep and maintain everything in place. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you again at Hotel... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are just back from a weeks holiday at this lovely hotel and we could have stayed another few days it was so relaxing , the location is excellent with stunning views looking into the sea with the beach a short ten min walk , the hotel itself is like a little village with chalet rooms which... More 

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Daniela A, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear taz1310, Thank you for your fantastic review, your opinion is very important to us. :-) Our staff is pleased with your comments and they are waiting for your next visit. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you again at Hotel Baia Cristal. Kind Regards, Daniela Alegre More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Stayed at this hotel last two weeks of June. Booked a sea view room which turned out to be part sea view but staff on reception couldn't be more helpful and organised a change straight away. The rooms are fairly basic but comfortable air con was excellent ,fridge, and hairdryer both efficient. The pool area was cleaned every day and... More 

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Daniela A, Gerente de relações com clientes at Hotel Baia Cristal, responded to this review

Dear Christine G, Thank you for your review, your opinion is very important to us. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you again at Hotel Baia Cristal. Kind Regards, Daniela Alegre More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in one of the most beautiful places in the Algarve, on a cliff top, the Hotel Baia Cristal offers a peaceful atmosphere with a fantastic sea view. Upon the beach of Vale Centeanes and 1700 m from Carvoeiro beach, this 4 star hotel has 120 rooms. With areas from 36m2 to 55m2, Hotel Baia Cristal has at your disposal 14 Suites sea view, 10 Suites garden view, 38 Rooms sea view and 58 Rooms land view, with Private bathroom, Satellite TV, Individual A/C, Minibar, Safe, Direct dial telephone, Balcony, Tea and Coffee facilities, Kitchenette (only in suites). Hotel Baia Cristal has at your disposal Restaurant Gaivota, a cosy restaurant with beautiful views to the sea. Open for breakfast and dinner with Portuguese and international cuisine; and Bar "Albatroz", a relaxing bar with live music, ideal for enjoying the sunset in the company of a delicious cocktail. The terrace serves meals and snacks throughout the day. During the Summer, there is also Barbeques, where guests can enjoy barbecues by the pool, filled with popular music and dance; and also a Pool Bar "BierGarten", where it is possible to enjoy refreshing drinks throughout the day. For Leisure, there are two outdoor Swimming pools, a kid's club, Tennis court, Giant chess board, Indoor Swimming pool, Sauna, Turkish bath, Fitness room, Massage and body treatment room, Games room (snooker, table football, ping pong and video games). For business purposes, there is Meeting room "Lagoa" with Capacity up to 80 people (8,5m x 10,85m x 2,29m). Other services: 24 Hour reception, Multilingual staff, Tour and information desk, Wireless internet, Live music, Car rental, Private parking, and a Shuttle bus to Carvoeiro. Vale de Centeanes Beach: 300m, Carvoeiro Beach: 1.7 km, Lagoa: 7.5 km, Portimao: 16 km, Faro Airport (FAO): 65 km, Lisbon Airport (LIS): 275 km. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Baia Cristal

Address: Vale de Centianes, Carvoeiro 8400-525, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Carvoeiro
Price Range: ₹ 2,052 - ₹ 10,601 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Baia Cristal 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Baia Cristal Hotel
Baia Cristal Vale Centianes
Hotel Baia Cristal Carvoeiro, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Carvoeiro
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Carvoeiro
#8 Luxury Hotel in Carvoeiro
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“Not overlooking the pool or South Facing”
 of 5 bubbles IntrepidGypsy, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“pay a bit more for a suite 2 rooms /2 balconies”
 of 5 bubbles Lyndsey66, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“On the water but a walk to get to beach. Ocean view rooms great.”
 of 5 bubbles alw837, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
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