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Reviewed 27 July 2016

There are several inconsistencies between the information on the site and the real experience in this guest house. Yes, the location is perfect and the building has been carefully restored. But the "plunge pool" is an uninviting tank, the breakfast is not a buffet and is quite basic, and if you need to cut short your stay, for whatever reason,...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Our first impression was not uplifting as we were looking for a hotel with car parking facilities - as had been described on the booking website that we had used. We were allocated a room on the ground floor where the windows opened out onto the road. We were tired and not at all receptive to the courteous lady who...

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1Thank nerjalass
Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Our 3rd stay and the new manager Catherina and her team are incredibly helpful and have added touches that enhance a fantastic hotel experience. The rooms are luxurious and the sun deck almost too comfortable and relaxing.

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1Thank RAB1949
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We stayed at Tavira House for 5 night in June. A friend recommended the hotel, and I thanked her before we even got home, as we enjoyed our stay at the hotel so much and our visit to the town. When we arrived at the hotel we were greeted with a complimentary drink, I chose the mint tea which was...

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

We booked for 14 nights, but got off to a bad start, we were allocated a room on the ground floor, which didn't have a wardrobe, the extractor fan in the bathroom didn't work the water wouldn't go out of the basin and there was no hot water. To make things worse the wooden window shutters in an adjacent room...

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1Thank Jennifer W
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

A king bed in Portugal? Yes! This lovely spot had that, a wonderful rooftop terrace, fabulous breakfast and really helpful owner. Christoph was fun to talk with, helped us find a great spot for dinner and told us about interesting places to see in the city. This was a great location and I only wish we could have stayed longer...

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Norway
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We stayed two nights in two rooms on the ground floor. Quiet, nice and very clean rooms with comfy beds. The staff is so nice and friendly, and helped us out with restaurants, places to see etc. The roof top terrasse is excellent, and the decor in the rest of the house so elegant and cool. Loved the use of...

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2Thank Flaatten79
Munich, Bayern, Germany
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We stayed one night in this house during our road trip. The owner Christoph is a very kind person, he was very attentive and had a positive energy. The hotel itself has a nice atmosphere, especially the terrace is quite nice. Also the interior was quite nicely decorated. The room was also ok but not a master piece. There were...

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Mellor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This was our fourth stay in Tavira but our first time at Tavira House. We stayed for eight nights and found the whole experience utterly charming. We booked the Bougainvillea Room which was light and airy with a generously sized bathroom with double rain shower and gorgeously scented bath products. The room had a Juliette balcony which overlooked the quiet...

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Barbados
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We booked the suite for one night on our travels round Portugal and wished we had booked for longer. The hotel is beautifully and stylishly decorated, spotlessly clean,and the location is very convenient. We loved sitting out on the roof terrace which we could access directly from our room. Would definitely recommend the suite unless you are very tall in...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tavira House is a lovingly restored, 160 year old, boutique town house hotel. Situated in the heart of the Eastern Algarve’s most picturesque town, Tavira, this charming and unique bed and breakfast brings together a traditional Moorish flavour with a contemporary interior design.The house features 9 individually styled bedrooms, a ballroom lounge, dining room, residents bar, plunge pool and roof garden, all reflecting the hotel’s sophisticated chic design. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tavira House

Address: 47 - 51 Dr. Rua Miguel Bombarda, Tavira 8800-419, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Tavira
Price Range: $35 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms looked amazing. Dont choose the suite if you have difficulty climbing stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Annie1Birmingham, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book a room downstairs if you have trouble with stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles gogirlOakville, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“so not choose the rooms on the ground floor, close to the entrance door: too noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles carmenc819, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are 9 rooms in all and would recommend you checking in advance with room you have.”
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 of 5 bubbles nerjalass, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We like the Bouganvillia bedroom the best.”
 of 5 bubbles RAB1949, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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