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Pestana Viking

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“indoor pool”(75 reviews)
“sea view”(55 reviews)
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I struggle to give the Hotel a good rating really but if I could give it 3.5 I would. It’s not that bad in all and as some have said set overlooking some lovely beaches, with amazing views. As I didn’t have a car the...More

1  Thank Ecopaint
Response from pestanaviking, Gestor at Pestana VikingResponded 1 week ago

Dear "Ecopaint", Thank you for your review. We do take guest feedback very seriously as we are always looking for ways to improve upon guest experiences. I will certainly share your feedback with the relevant heads of department to ensure maintain the highest standards of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel sits grandly on a five star site straddling a fabulously hidden cove and a stunning and famous beach; its views are unsurpassed and, being on a headland, you have stunning views to the east and west, and you're just 5 minutes from the...More

3  Thank Gregmalaya
Response from pestanaviking, Gestor at Pestana VikingResponded 1 week ago

Dear "Gregmalaya", Thank you for taking the time to share with us your comments and views. At The Pestana Viking, we take all guest comments very seriously as many of our guests have our best interest at heart when they take the time to give...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a week here for Xmas 2017 and because we had secured a great price, we had slightly lower expectations, and but for a couple of minor gripes (towels are rough and tired) we were pleasantly surprised by the definite 4 star quality and...More

2  Thank paulnsoo
Response from pestanaviking, Gestor at Pestana VikingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear "paulnsoo", We would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at the Pestana Viking We do take guest feedback very seriously as we are always looking for ways to improve of department to ensure maintain...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a week to include Xmas. We've stayed in other Pestanas and after reading the reviews were not expecting too much. However it's a lovely hotel, with a great location, but not for people with walking difficulty. The staff we dealt with were excellent,...More

1  Thank zookro
Response from pestanaviking, Gestor at Pestana VikingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear "zookro", We would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay at the Pestana Viking We do take guest feedback very seriously as we are always looking for ways to improve of department to ensure maintain...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited 3 times - 2014, 2015, 2016 - all in October. The weather is still warm and you are able to frequent the beach and top up your tan most days. As we have been out of season, there is no entertainment in...More

1  Thank those-uncloudy-days
Response from pestanaviking, Gestor at Pestana VikingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear "those-uncloudy-days" , Thank you for visiting the Pestana Viking, and for taking the time to share your opinions and views about the hotel. We were all very happy to learn that the hotels services and facilities met your expectations once again, and that you...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 50 - US$ 235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Porches
#3 Family Hotel in Porches
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Porches
#4 Luxury Hotel in Porches
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 50 - US$ 235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Spa Hotel in Porches
#3 Family Hotel in Porches
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Porches
#4 Luxury Hotel in Porches
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (824)
Room & Suite (223)
Pool & Beach (198)
Dining (54)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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AngelikaUK
2 January 2018|
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Response from carol w | Reviewed this property |
DONT bother the food was awful
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Tracey123dublin
9 November 2017|
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Response from Hels344 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tracey, we stayed in October and my videos of the hotel, beaches and cliff top walks in both directions from the hotel are on YouTube if it’s any help to you. Type Pestana Viking 2017 or Senhora da Rocha 2017 into... More
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"the area had not much open in mid winter, but if you have a car, there are loads of places within a short..."
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"Ask for a sea view room"
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"Upper floor rooms are the best."
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"High up facing sea but still overlook a large flat roof below you."
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