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Sao Rafael Atlantico

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We came to the hotel in low season. We wanted a relaxing, luxurious holiday and thats what we got. Hotel is beautiful, having private access to the beach is special. Food in the hotel is delicious, yes you'll pay a little extra but given the high standard of the hotel I'd expected that. Staff a friendly and helpful but not...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel quiet and relaxing. Booked a sea view room which was fabulous. Nice big bed good quality bedding. Nice big shower couldn't fault it at all. Hotel has lovely gardens and only a short walk to beach which has a very nice restaurant sering great food. Food in the hotel a little samey so found a nice bar/restaurant a...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights and I was given a very large pool view room. The first impression were great, everything very clean and modern! We went to the indoor pool and everything was very charming and luxurious, everything we needed to relax. The beach is very close to the hotel and there is a private access...

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1Thank Rui B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is nothing negative i can say about this hotel! Staff where very welcoming and pleasant. Breakfast buffet was delicious and had a very wide range of food to choose from. Hotel is literally beach front and there is a safe walking path to the beach. Rooms where very clean and spacious with stunning views. Enjoyed my holiday from beginning...

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1Thank Madeliene E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

LOCATION- Fantastic location for beach goers as the resort backs on to a beautiful beach with vantage point views, which are Amazing. The resort itself is about 20mins slow walk from the Marina which has a few restaurants and activities. There is a free shuttle to the old town 3 times a day which is handy if you fancy a...

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1Thank shaiandjay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at this hotel. The grounds themselves are beautiful and there is a door with a picturesque foot path down to the beach (minimal access therefore mostly hotel guests). Breakfast was epic, the best I've had compared to other 5 star hotels. We ate in the terrace restaurant which was lovely but otherwise ate elsewhere as...

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1Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 6 nights in this hotel. Rooms are confortable, big and clean. The only point to improve is the light at the washbasin. Choice of the breakfast is large but I share other comments that various hot meals are rather cold/warm than hot. We choose to eat outside and I must say, that the cleanliness of the terrasse could...

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3Thank Fred M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, this hotel DOES NOT have a private beach as stated in recent reviews. There is a main road to the beach and a large car park for all the locals to use. This wasn't an issue for us but other reviews are wrong and misleading saying the beach is only open for hotel guests. You can confirm this with...

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4Thank Fay J
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Message to the Management Lovely hotel and staff, that are all being let down by the food being served in your restaurant. Do the Hotel a favour and go down and test the temperature of the food being served. On my last day at your hotel I waited till each dish was brought straight out from the kitchen. In the...

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4Thank John R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was slightly off the beaten track but by far was clearly tucked away because of its beauty. Immaculate hotel and room, rooms were exactly as shown in their very classy website. We dined in the a'la carte restaurant but it was lovely and the waitress in there made it a main reason to go back again - a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel Sao Rafael Atlantico enjoy a spectacular location overlooking the Atlantic sea, direct access to Sao Rafael Beach and only at a short drive to Albufeira centre. The interiors have contemporary design features with space and light throughout. The rooms are modern and have large balconies with views over the sea and gardens. The extensive gardens offer a beautiful mediterranean landscape with olive and palm trees. There is also a state-of-the-art SPA featuring leading wellness therapies and treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sao Rafael Atlantico

Address: Sesmarias, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal (Formerly São Rafael Atlantic Hotel)
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Sesmarias
Price Range: ₹ 5,922 - ₹ 26,069 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sao Rafael Atlantico 5*
Number of rooms: 149
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“Rooms in the top floor with a sea view are probably the best”
 of 5 bubbles RuiB637, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can book 'room only', do so and dine out at local restaurants.”
 of 5 bubbles 180fayj, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms have great vistas. All rooms are the same apart from the view or if a suite.”
 of 5 bubbles johnrK6675JY, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would get a standard or see view room preferably on top floor (floor 4).”
 of 5 bubbles chickenlaunched, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with ocean view or garden view are the best in my opinion.”
 of 5 bubbles 482fernandad, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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