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Leyland
Reviewed 19 June 2015

With very friendly staff throughout the hotel and a great position overlooking the beach it is a shame that the evening buffet consisted of a choice of 1 meat or 1 fish course and 2vegetables . Cabbage as a vegetable one night and cabbage soup the next night with this as a recurrent theme. On complaining to the restaurant manager...

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Larkhall
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This Hotel is very nice but lets itself down by not trying that little bit harder to become excellent. It in a great location, at the quieter end of the main strip in the resort, on the top of a 20m high cliff with its own private (gated) steps to the boardwalk and the beach below. The gardens and pool...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2015

We have just returned from a two week stay at the Oriental and I am already looking at booking a return trip. The staff are charming, friendly and efficient. the hotel is spacious, clean and well cared for. Our room was cleaned every day and towels replenished when we left them out to do so. Breakfast was plentiful, varied and...

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3Thank chattycathy22
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

We had high hopes for this hotel but it is pretty average. The staff on reception are fantastic but thats where fantastic ended. We paid for a sea frontal superior room and what we got was a roof top suit but the wall was so high you couldn't see the sea. The room was basic, the floor was always gritty...

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3Thank Bladon2013
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2015

A small hotel with Arabian style architecture and interior design. All rooms have sea view. The staff were all extremely friendly, and made you feel special. Would certainly recommend this hotel to people who like smaller hotels and the views from the Restruant over looking the bay are stunning.

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3Thank 52Elizabeth
Ternat, Belgium
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Upon arrival we where dumped in a yellow/brown nicotine coloured & stinking old room on -1 with garden access. The kitchenette (for which we didn't ask for) has had her best time, the smell in the room was disgusting. I refused to spend the night in here. Eventually we got another room, recently renewed, but this was stinking as well;...

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4Thank Koen68
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 19 May 2015

i checked out this hotel before I went and while there were some not entirely positive reviews, most were very good. We personally found no flaws with this hotel, the staff were wonderful, very professional, not in your face but there when needed. The standard of cleanliness was outstanding, a wonderful fresh smell greeted us each day. The bed linen...

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carluke
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Beautiful hotel, very helpful and efficient staff, spotlessly clean. Food very disappointing and unappetising. When we arrived we were immediately offered an upgrade to a very recently modernised room-very nice with a large balcony overlooking the pool and the beach/sea. The only drawback was the noise from the Kitchen ventilation system when switched on. We were above the Kitchen and...

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4Thank james m
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Our 2nd stay at the Oriental,lovely hotel,no issues at all. Nice room,cleaned every day,clean bedding every other day. Kitchenette,with fridge,2 ring hob,plates,cups,cutlery. Bathroom,shower over bath,with his and her's sinks. 40inch wall mounted flat screen tv,with a few English channels. Grassed area for sunbathing on one side of hotel,pool on the other. Lots of bars and restaurants in Praia da Rocha,our...

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6Thank David R
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Avoid like the plague! Front desk are polite enough, room adequate, cleaning ok, but I'm so angry after paying over £100 a night having food snatched from me like I'm a random off the street, by Joao, that I've paid for! because our austistic son can't eat In Restaurant due to sensory overload, I went to take our paid breakfast...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Exotic and charming hotel located in the first line of Praia da Rocha beach, offering rooms with sea view and direct beach access. Nearby is a marina, restaurants, bar, shops and sightseeing interest places.. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Oriental

Address: Avenida Tomas Cabreira, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-802, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Praia da Rocha
Price Range: $123 - $536 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Oriental 4*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Oriental Hotel Praia Da Rocha
Hotel Oriental Praia Da Rocha, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Praia da Rocha
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Praia da Rocha
#4 Romantic Hotel in Praia da Rocha
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“The garden rooms have a lovely view but you can smell the drains from there.”
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 of 5 bubbles emilymary99, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors quieter - guests walking around in shoes/moving furniture on laminate floors above are very noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles TBWCornwall, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for either front beach view or side beach view”
 of 5 bubbles junehdwilson, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room overlooking the beach”
 of 5 bubbles TraceyWads, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top rooms have large balconies and great views”
 of 5 bubbles George460, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
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