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Vale de Carros

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although you would benefit from the hire of a car (although I would advise to check out ALL monies involved), this was a lovely holiday complex. Not huge it still had two pools, one of them bar side. Also tennis courts. The bar served the food deemed popular with Brits and Irish. My husband was in foodie heaven with the... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Portugal for the first time. Found this little gem of the algarve. The rooms are basic, but good enough for what you want. In the room you only get a kettle, two rings and a fridge. Beds are really comfortable, with extra blankets for the colder nights. Entertainment most nights in the bar, which has 3 big screens... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

arrived back at the vale de carros (after a four year wait) at around 8.30 in the evening to be greeted with big smiles and a very helpful receptionist - check in was really quick and efficient.we were given apartment No. 7 which is only a short stroll from reception. the apartment was not as big as i remembered from... More 

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner went here for 3 days, to suprise our friends who had been brought the holiday as a present. Do not be put off by the photos or even when driving upto the building. Once inside it is amazing some of the rooms are a little small, but it is just somewhere to put your head down... More 

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Nice big clean apartment, could hear every word of next doors conversations, but they were out a lot and quiet, we stayed with our 3 year old. Staff were very friendly to us, the man who picked us up from the airport was lovely and went out of his way to help us. Bit annoying you have to hire everything... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

First time at vale de carro apts and we had a lovely time as other guests have commented there is a charge for everything here and it can add a lot of money to your stay but this is all well advertised so the choice is yours ,we stayed in an apt that was ok but with an awful wooden... More 

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1 Thank jay d
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Arrived 27th September for 5 nights ,requested to be close to pool as I have walking issues this was totally ignored, appartments very poorly equipped have to hire a toaster, paid for 1 week wifi Even though we were only going to be there for 5 days , it only worked for 3 days one day on next of, I... More 

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Listowel, Ireland
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

The good first, very welcoming, good for the price paid, rooms clean and grounds are kept to a very high standard. Food in the bar is very basic ok for a quick snack, rooms are basic and the beds are terrible. But overall it is a very relaxing and easy going environment to holiday in

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was our first time here, we booked it last minute when the holiday company we booked through went into admin. I actually wish we'd seen this place first. Our studio apartment was tidy, clean and well kept, we had a great view of the pool and weren't at all bothered by the noise from the bar. On arrival we... More 

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Halifax, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Beautiful extremely good value for money apartments, lovely relaxing pool area and beautifully kept gardens and grounds. Apartments were cleaned every day and kept spotless everywhere. Staff were always friendly and ready to help at any moment.

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Vale de Carros

Address: Apartado 6015 | Olhos d'Agua, Albufeira 8200-925, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: $42 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Vale de Carros 3*
Number of rooms: 111
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Vale De Carros Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
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“Apartment blocks have two downstairs one bedroom suites and two upstairs studio apartment. We loved the upstairs one with lovely terrace”
 of 5 bubbles lindatE5103AJ, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we had apartment No. 7 which was very close to the pool and bar and the patio had the sun from sunrise to sunset”
 of 5 bubbles neilc780, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Away from bar”
 of 5 bubbles jayd504, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“best view is over the pool, pick an apartment on the ground floor if you want a comfy sleep”
 of 5 bubbles Ceri_Pearce, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms by tennis court are good, we stayed in 111”
 of 5 bubbles sharonag69, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
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