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Encosta DO Vau Lote 19, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-820 Portugal See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews entertainment team large balcony with table chairs french clientele pasta sauce great holiday local buses fish dishes buffet style cleaned every day fresh towels every day clean hotel beach towels kids club lovely hotel one bedroom apartment reception area sun loungers
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband visited here last week and we were very disappointed with what was supposed to be a 4 star Hotel. Not what we expected at all. To start do not go all inclusive unless you like fish. Fish was on the menu...More

Thank toniamct
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here and the weather wasn’t up to much but that’s not the hotels fault, so we found ourself out and about most days the beach a vau was beautiful and the restaurants the same. The biggest issue for me of...More

Thank amyldil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here in September and enjoyed our stay. We stayed self catering in a large studio apartment. The studio was very clean and kept that way during our time there, with towels and bed linen changed regularly. All of the staff were nice and helpful....More

Thank Loraine G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The down side of our visit to this hotel was too many French it was dominated by them. In areas like the restaurant and bar at times the atmosphere was quite hostile and got to the point we didn’t want to stay in the hotel....More

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1  Thank linnielou49
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Stayed at Vau apartments this September.this is a small hotel, the staff are wonderful except for the barman Bruno who walks away when British people come to the bar.Apart from him, the rest of the staff are great. Food is v.good with always 2 fish...More

Thank PETER G
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
74
Price range
USD 50 - USD 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vau Aparthotel Hotel Praia Da Rocha
,
Vau Aparthotel Praia Da Rocha
,
Vau Hotel Praia Da Rocha, Portugal - Algarve
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Praia da Rocha
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
74
Price range
USD 50 - USD 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vau Aparthotel Hotel Praia Da Rocha
,
Vau Aparthotel Praia Da Rocha
,
Vau Hotel Praia Da Rocha, Portugal - Algarve
Location
Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Praia da Rocha
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Traveller (57)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (6)
Room & Suite (5)
Location
Full view
58Somewhat walkable
Grade: 58 out of 100
32Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Contact
Encosta DO Vau Lote 19, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-820 Portugal
Name/address in local language
Getting there
Portimao Airport2 km
Faro Airport54 km
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Pauline H
4 September 2016|
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Response from galby | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes there is free parking behind the hotel for residents only
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Sarahmortimer
2 July 2016|
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Do the bathrooms have a bath or just shower. Thanks
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Room Tips
"Higher up rooms offer a better view."
clairem563
10 Sep. 2018
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"The 7th floor offers panoramic views"
Sturat_Little
3 Sep. 2018
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"Ask for a sea view and don't us excursion company,as I sure there will be a incident if they don't..."
R8745MFdarrenm
25 Aug. 2018
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"Choose a suite even if you don't use the kitchen"
PortobelloEdinburgh
2 Jul. 2018
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