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Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2014

What can I say that has not already been said? What a fantastic hotel! Great location (as stated 2 miles from the beach, 4 miles from the town) for people who wish to relax and get away from it all. Suzanna was exceptional from day 1! We were booked into a room originally, however I asked if we could be...

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Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2014

The hotel and grounds are outstanding but the best thing about the holiday was the exceptionally high quality of the staff. Nothing was too much trouble for them. We stayed at the Vale D'El Rei for 5 days May 12-17. On arrival, Pedro who was on the desk was welcoming and efficient. We were invited to look around the hotel...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2014

We booked our trip through Secret Escapes and were not entirely sure what we would be getting despite having a brief look on tripadvisor. Well we couldn’t be more pleased with the result. The welcome we received on our arrival was an upgrade to a villa, as they noticed we were a family of 4 and thought it would better...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear money99, On behalf of all staff of Vale d'El Rei we thank you very much for having stayed with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Joao Costa-GM Details Hotels

Niagara Falls
Reviewed 15 May 2014

My daughter and I stayed at the Vale del Rei for 1 week - Apr. 28 - May 5th. We have never been to a more relaxing beautiful resort. The complimentary shuttle to Marina Beach and the town of Carvoeiro were ideal. Gracia in the Spa was wonderful, she made us feel like long time friends and her massage and...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear money99, Thank you for having choosen Vale d'El Rei, we will share with all staff your opinion about us. Kind regards, joao Costa-GM Details Hotels

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2014

I stayed in this hotel last month with my girlfriend for a week's break and we both had a very enjoyable time. All the staff (without exception) were extremely helpful and conscientious. They also went out of their way to make us feel welcome and comfortable in our surroundings. The two pools in the hotel are very pleasant, as is...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fincharama, Obrigado for staying with us, the tranquility and peace you mention is only possible because we are a bit away from the crowds, we do have courtesy shuttle bus into the Beach and Carvoeiro, five times a day. We look forward to have you back. Kind regards, joao Costa-GM Details Hotels

Solihull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

This is one of the (if not the) nicest hotels I've stayed in. The staff were amazing, they actually liked to help you out - I definitely know this as my boyfriend asks a LOT of questions - and as for the surroundings, second to none. The half board dinner was standard as expected but the pool bar and indoor...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Holly B, Initially we're scared with the title of your review, thanks vry much for your review. kind regards, Joao Costa-GM Details Hotels

Melksham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We have just returned after having a fantastic holiday at this hotel - we would highly recommend it if you are looking to have a relaxed and peaceful holiday. The staff (without exception) are extremely friendly and co-operative, the restaurant very good! There is something for everyone, beautiful gardens, tennis court, swimming pool and bar (try the Grasshopper cocktail!!), we...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Neil S, Thank you very much for chhosing us and to share your experience with all. We look forward to have you back. Kind regards, Joao Costa-GM Details Hotels

Reviewed 28 April 2014

We stayed here in 2011 and 2013, we came back again for the location and mainly for the food. One hadn't changed the other had. If you want nightlife, restaurants, bars, beaches don't come, as for children I would say the only thing worse than a weekend here with kids would be a week. The hotel is about 5 miles...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 19571964, Thank you very much for the repeated stay in Vale d'El Rei, please don't be upset for a couple of corrections: Praia da Marinha beach is exactly 3km (2 miles) and Carvoeiro is 6km (4miles) from the Hotel. It is true that occaisionally we do have buffet dinner, during periods of high occupancy, such as the Easter period,...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Came to stay at this hotel which I must say was very clean had very pleasant helpful staff, but unfortunately weather was not great, not hotels fault but could have heated main pools, my kids really wanted to play in the pool so much but was far to cold. We tried a couple of times but after about 5-10 minutes...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Uleicester, Thank you very much for your review. You must have missed the seasonal opened "Kids Club", unaffordable to heat outside pools, free shuttle bus 4 x per day coul have been na option fo you. Teas and coffees ar replenished daily. Du to th location in the country-side a rental car is always a very good option, in...

Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

This hotel is a poor excuse for 4/5 star. Dirty stained bed linen. Towels with holes in. Should you book this hotel, be aware this is in the middle of nowhere. There is no on site shop and the nearest supermarket is a taxi/car ride away. Carveiro (10 euros in a taxi) has some lovely restaurants and is the nearest...

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Joao C, General Manager at Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ythamdiner, Thanks for your review with the obvious intention to put down the property. Fortunately the far majority of our visitors do appreciate our beautiful resort set in the middle of the Algarve countryside, 2 miles from the beach, enjoying the courtesy shuttle bus and 4 miles from Carvoeiro, both visited by our courtesy shuttle bus. Your review has...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in a typical Portuguese rural landscape and just 60 km west of Faro Airport, Vale d'El Rei - Suite & Villas Hotel is near to the village of Carvoeiro, south of Lagoa on the way to the famous Marinha beach. Surrounded by flourishing vineyards, and endless stretches of Atlantic coastline, this is a unique place where nature imposes a slower pace life. A relaxed atmosphere, supreme comfort and authentic Algarvian hospitality ensure that each visitor enjoys a genuine "home from home" experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel

Address: Quinta Vale d'El Rei, Lagoa 8400-421, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Lagoa
Price Range: $82 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vale d'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Vale d`El Rei - Suite And Village Resort
Vale d`El Rei - Suite & Village Hotel Lagoa
Vale Del Rei
Vale D'El Rei Suite & Villas Hotel Portugal/Algarve - Lagoa
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