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Quinta do Caracol

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Really gracious owners ( two sisters ) who were wonderful when we arrived on the wrong day. The only room still available was far bigger and much more expensive than our original booking, and we were given this at no extra charge. The interior of the apartment was just delightful, beautiful old furniture and tiles but still really comfortable. There...

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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

With such good reviews the potential for disappointment is there, but no, it was every bit as good as they said it would be. If there was a fault it was the weak wifi - it could not consistently deal with the thickness of the old walls. Top class breakfast in which the crowning glory was the totally unexpected hot...

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Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

beautiful setting in a shady, relaxing garden which sets you up immediately for your holiday. Lovely big apartment and a fantastic breakfast on the outdoor veranda - very relaxing and unhurried. Quinta do Caracol is only a short 10 minute walk into the centre down a slight hill but the walk back is very easy even in the heat of...

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Bangor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Fabulous place, apartment bit like an old Irish house, spotlessly clean, beds very comfortable, beautiful fresh orange juice at breakfast (oranges), staff very knowledgeable & helpful (Claudia), my 10 yr old loved the pool & frog ponds, lots of sunbeds, setting is tranquil with beautiful gardens, olive trees, flowers, the owners clearly put a lot of time & effort into...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We only needed to stay one night at short notice due to an overbooking in our house and were so impressed with everything to do with this lovely place. The lovely owner guaranteed a double bed and late check out (something the Pousada could not do!) and said we were free to use the gardens and pool/facilities before we needed...

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Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

I must admit I too was a little disconcerted at having to put used toilet paper in a bin, but as rooms are cleaned daily, and there are perfectly good 'outdoor' toilets available this quickly became unimportant. I wish I had come here when my children were younger, so much space with lots of individual, shady areas to sit. Breakfast...

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2Thank Sarah I
Leesburg, Virginia
Reviewed 13 March 2016

From the minute you drive through the arched gate you know you have entered a hidden oasis. The quirky architecture, the fantastic flowers and trees all lead to a marvelous little gem of a hotel with its own private parking. From the small swimming pool, to the lily pad ponds, water abounds in this wonderland. Large olive trees greet you...

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2016

An excellent place to stay if you want to experience staying in a quaint setting with typical small Portuguese houses. The houses are all spotlessly clean with all the facilities to make your stay a home from home experience. The houses are traditional with lots of old relics which enhance the ambience. Margarit, the owner and all her staff are...

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Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Terrific in every way, clean and comfortable., located outside the town, was very good value in an oasis of tranquility. Only went for a weekend but it was great to be amongst different people nearby. Some may think me old fashioned but sometimes one finds a good place for many reasons. It is in a mixed housing area away from...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Located just outside of the town (only a 7 minute walk to the center), this hidden gem is a wonderful place to stay. The property is run by the owners, and is both peaceful and charming. The daily breakfast in their garden area is perfect and the staff is very friendly. I would definitely recommend this property for a couple...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Quinta do Caracol

Address: Rua Sao Pedro, Tavira 8800-405, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Tavira
Price Range: $138 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Quinta do Caracol 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All good; little noise from the road or railway.”
robo206, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Every apartment different, ours was 1 bedroom with pullout sofa”
Jassers, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are different and unique. You can see them on-line to choose your favorite. No noise issues experienced.”
Nancee0, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. There are larger apartments for families. Most rooms are on the ground floor.”
judithj95, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“South Side may be best, quieter. Higher floor is more noisy.”
davidsexsymbol, 27 Nov 2015 | Read review
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