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Lagos, Portugal
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this hotel for 4 people - 1 night - 2 rooms. Traditional Portugese style of hotel - bedroom was quite small but adequate for our overnight stay. Breakfast which was included in the cost was great with plenty of choice ie meats, cheese, cakes, toast etc. The hotel is in good location for getting around the town - 5... More 

Thank Gary W
Madison, Wisconsin
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41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A disclaimer first. I was a single traveler so possibly got the smallest and least updated room in this hotel. Good things first. The public spaces in the hotel are beautifully done with tile and wood. There is a nice terrace on the roof with lounges and a view of the river. The location was wonderful, in a quiet part... More 

Thank WiTraveller608
Funchal, Portugal
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15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Very old building Poor lighting in the room (hard to read) Reasonable Breakfast (small buffet) No lift available - Had to carry luggage up narrow stairs Great location across the river Price above the quality found - worth by location

Thank Ricardo-M-F-Santos
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great location with friendly staff. Basic accommodation nice and clean and centrally located for the main town. Take the ferry to the island for a superb clean beach, with plenty options to eat and drink.

Thank WintertonBrian
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Five days at this lovely hotel in July. Super helpful Management. Rooms are basic but very Portugese and extremely clean! The breakfast was very disappointing but the locality, cleanliness and friendly staff made up for it. Perfect location close to the beach ferry in one direction and adjacent to the town centre in the other. If the breakfast was better... More 

Thank Emma-Jo D
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34 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We started our vacation in Portugal with this wonderful B&B in Tavira. We booked over booking.com without any problems, the communication with the staff was fast and very friendly. By car, it's hard to find when you don't know where to drive, but parking on the other side of the river and then walking to the hotel worked well for... More 

Thank Isabell H
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10 reviews
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

we stayed for only two nights but we definitely want to come back. Nice and professional resepsjon employees which spoke good English. Apartment was spacey with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, living room, kitchen with washing machine and a small terrace. Nice pool area and it was in a quiet environment only a short distance from the cosy downtown. Also... More 

Thank Solvor M
Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Such a shame that the Portuguese have chosen to dig up the road to pedestrianise it in peak season! Lovely location, tidy, clean rooms. Nice continental breakfast, and reasonable value for money. Would be nice when roadworks are finished.

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Saipan, Mariana Islands
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73 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

If the road wasn’t all torn up in front of the hotel, making it necessary to park some distance away, this is a nice little old hotel, located right on the river. Everything is in walking distance and we were lucky to be there during a wine festival held right out on the riverfront walking street. If you are driving,... More 

Thank Lynne M
Cincinnati, Ohio
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Good choice for a central stay at a fair price. Located right on river, a few feet from ferry to the beach. Loads of restaurants in walking distance. Friendly staff. Neat family room setup, with 2 separate connected rooms. Breakfast included, which was nice.

Thank CashJohnny

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Residencial Mares

Address: Rua Jose Pires Padinha 134 140, Tavira 8800-354, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Tavira
Price Range: $55 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residencial Mares 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Residencial Mares Tavira
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Tavira
#4 Spa Hotel in Tavira
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“If you want quiet, ask for a room towards the back of the hotel, away from the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles WiTraveller608, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the back have no view but are more quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Ricardo-M-F-Santos, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The balcony rooms at the back are better than the front. Don't pay for breakfast as its close to the best cafes.”
 of 5 bubbles , 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pay a bit more and choose a room with a view to the river.....”
 of 5 bubbles JBLISBOA, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles ChristineLopes, 26 May 2016 | Read review
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