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Pousada Palacio Estoi

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Rua de Sao Jose, Faro 8005-465 Portugal See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My 6 night stay at the Pousada Palacio Hotel in Estoi was pleasant, although I was constantly irritatingly aware that I was there at the ‘end of the season’. The hotel itself is lovely as well as dramatic. Most of the staff were pleasant enough,...More

Thank zammy111
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent stay in a quality hotel equipped to the highest standard. Very comfortable rooms, easy parking and great breakfasts backed by very good service. Good value for money - we werevery pleased with our stay and would recommend the hotel to others

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped off for lunch on Sunday en route Beja Pousada (excellent) to Faro Airport (grim). The 'Palace' gardens were very overgrown with piles of chairs and other stuff laying around. The terrace tables had not been dried from the nights rain. We ordered sandwiches...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe old palaces and monasteries don’t make great hotels. We were booked into 4 Pousadas and this was the worst. I don’t think executives from the company stay there as guests and don’t get how dreary an experience this is. Try turning on some smiles,...More

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Response from Manager_Estoi, Front Office Manager at Pousada Palacio EstoiResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to post this review. In fact it is based on the opinion and feedback of our guests, that we can meet the expectations of those who we have the privilege of receiving at the Pousadas...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you need a bit of sea, sun, fresh air and peace. Come here. 20 mins from the air port. Away from the coast, but you can still see the sea. Huge pool with bar. Extraordinary historic palace and grounds. Very modern rooms. Close to...More

Thank AntoniaTrip
Response from Manager_Estoi, Front Office Manager at Pousada Palacio EstoiResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, The Pousada Palácio de Estoi would like to thank you for your excellent review. We are all very happy to hear that you have enjoyed another lovely stay with us and we look forward to welcome you once again. With sunny regards,

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Description
The luxurious Pousada de Estoi, the Estoi Palace, born out of the recovery of an old eighteenth century palace, is located in the village of Estoi only 10 km from Faro. This palace once belonged to Jose Francisco More da Silva, Viscount of Estoi, and was opened in 1909. In 1987, it was purchased by the Town Hall of Faro, and in 1977, it was considered a property of Public Interest. A project by architect Goncalo Byrne, this hotel in Faro has a Health Club where you can enjoy a Turkish bath, sauna, tropical showers and heated indoor pool with a whirlpool. In a region with great gastronomic traditions you can find the Visconde restaurant, one of the Algarvian establishments which include fish and fresh seafood. The whole menu is inspired by Portuguese cuisine and exhibits a genuine form of art for good eating. Don't miss out on the deserts from Algarve made with figs and almonds grown locally. Experiencing the Pousada de Estoi is a pleasant journey. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
63
Price range
USD 93 - USD 253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Pousada de Faro - Estoi Palace Hotel
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Faro
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
63
Price range
USD 93 - USD 253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Pousada de Faro - Estoi Palace Hotel
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Faro
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Traveller (860)
Room & Suite (163)
Dining (83)
Pool & Beach (78)
Amenities (43)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Pat H
31 May 2018|
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Response from aussietraveller1919 | Reviewed this property |
We hired a vehicle. I would suggest to arrange a driver or cab (be aware one of our Uber drivers in Losbon was impaired). Wonderful to walk the village. Visit the Roman ruins....fascinating!
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57cat
1 August 2017|
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Response from Hans_Iliano | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's better to make a reservation for the restaurant.
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fionacbell
26 May 2017|
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Response from Doulos | Reviewed this property |
There is a local bus at 10.10 -10min walk from hotel. Takes 15 mins and costs 3.40 Euros. Takes you to bus station. Return jounrneys are late morning and mid to late afternnon from Stance 4. If you miss the 10.10 there is 2... More
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Room Tips
"Room number 1 if you have a dog. There is a terrace and garden with access from your bedroom."
AntoniaTrip
1 week ago
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"If you want the better views, I think that you need to opt for a superior room"
Silverysue
2 weeks ago
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"Higher levels better views."
21dlr
23 May 2018
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"Only visited for a few hours so cannot comment on rooms or food."
looe97
22 May 2018
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