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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a modern hotel with stunning views of the cliff and a beach just a two mins outside its own compound. The hotel was quiet and did definitely held wind down on a weekend away. Very courteous and professional staff made the stay very relaxing and stress free.

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Baildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel with lovely rooftop bar to start your evening. Friendly staff and great choice of drinks and food. Service fabulous and amazing views of the sea. A great sunset too! Live music sets a great ambience for the evening.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not stay at this hotel so this review is about their service, the restaurant and their wedding reception service. I went here for a friends wedding in the summer and having stayed at other 5-star hotels in Portugal (later on in the same holiday) I have to say this hotel certainly deserves the 5 star (or maybe 4...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

A wonderful hotel 150m from the beach. Great breakfast selection. For a night out i would suggest old town as it is cheaper, the hotel provide a mini bus to take you to old town free of charge. If you plan for a late night in old town a taxi will get you back for 8 euros. Lovely indoor pool...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We came to the hotel in low season. We wanted a relaxing, luxurious holiday and thats what we got. Hotel is beautiful, having private access to the beach is special. Food in the hotel is delicious, yes you'll pay a little extra but given the high standard of the hotel I'd expected that. Staff a friendly and helpful but not...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Lovely hotel quiet and relaxing. Booked a sea view room which was fabulous. Nice big bed good quality bedding. Nice big shower couldn't fault it at all. Hotel has lovely gardens and only a short walk to beach which has a very nice restaurant sering great food. Food in the hotel a little samey so found a nice bar/restaurant a...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights and I was given a very large pool view room. The first impression were great, everything very clean and modern! We went to the indoor pool and everything was very charming and luxurious, everything we needed to relax. The beach is very close to the hotel and there is a private access...

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2Thank Rui B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

There is nothing negative i can say about this hotel! Staff where very welcoming and pleasant. Breakfast buffet was delicious and had a very wide range of food to choose from. Hotel is literally beach front and there is a safe walking path to the beach. Rooms where very clean and spacious with stunning views. Enjoyed my holiday from beginning...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

LOCATION- Fantastic location for beach goers as the resort backs on to a beautiful beach with vantage point views, which are Amazing. The resort itself is about 20mins slow walk from the Marina which has a few restaurants and activities. There is a free shuttle to the old town 3 times a day which is handy if you fancy a...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel Sao Rafael Atlantico enjoy a spectacular location overlooking the Atlantic sea, direct access to Sao Rafael Beach and only at a short drive to Albufeira centre. The interiors have contemporary design features with space and light throughout. The rooms are modern and have large balconies with views over the sea and gardens. The extensive gardens offer a beautiful mediterranean landscape with olive and palm trees. There is also a state-of-the-art SPA featuring leading wellness therapies and treatments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sao Rafael Atlantico

Address: Sesmarias, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal (Formerly São Rafael Atlantic Hotel)
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira > Sesmarias
Price Range: $135 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sao Rafael Atlantico 5*
Number of rooms: 149
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“As far as I understand the layouts..all the bedrooms other than suites are very much the same in size and design. Large and well furnished with lots of storage space.”
 of 5 bubbles davidjM4893PE, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the top floor with a sea view are probably the best”
 of 5 bubbles RuiB637, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can book 'room only', do so and dine out at local restaurants.”
 of 5 bubbles 180fayj, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view rooms have great vistas. All rooms are the same apart from the view or if a suite.”
 of 5 bubbles johnrK6675JY, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I would get a standard or see view room preferably on top floor (floor 4).”
 of 5 bubbles chickenlaunched, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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