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Pensao das Dunas

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
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Our warm and welcoming family-run bed & breakfast Pensao das Dunas at Carrapateira is open all year round and offers ; • double rooms with private bathroom • apartments with 1 or 2 double rooms, each with individual kitchens and bathrooms in addition ; • an indoor communal dining and sitting room where you can enjoy a generous breakfast in pleasant surroundings • an outdoor communal luxuriant patio with several tables and a big barbecue ; • free wifi connection throughout the pension The pension is perfectly situated not only for water sports (swimming, surfing, fishing), but also for cycle rides and walks in beautiful natural surroundings; Carrapateira is at the heart of the "Parque Natural do SW Alentejano e da Costa Vicentina”, Portugal’s biggest nature reserve. This alternative Algarve, with its dunes, cliffs and wonderful sandy beaches, is on one of the least populated parts of the Portuguese coast and is far from the heavily frequented tourist areas.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Nice bright clean apartment ; friendly proprietors and staff and excellent breakfast. Great location for outdoor activities on the south west coast of Portugal, especially water sports. Attractive outdoor eating facilities, which we were unable to take advantage of because of the weather in February.

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank LucyLeath
Reviewed July 9, 2018

May be perfect for some peoples.. the place was kinda clean, a breakfast was available downstairs (a bit overpriced at 7,50 euros). It has a "community" feels.. I don't know how to explain, nobody was rude or impolite, but it did had a "strange" vibe......More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Edouardo79
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Just by the dunes and beautiful walks but 2 minutes from the "center" of Carrapateira, Pensao das Dunas is a beautiful house with a lovely and large patio with palm trees teeming with sparrows. The rooms are simple but with a certain hippy charm. We...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Segis A
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Pensao das Dunas is worth all the praising reviews you can read from here and other forums. The staff is welcoming and most helpful. Cute colorful rooms are well taken care of, the garden is pleasant and breakfast is just amazing selection of local things....More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank SarppaA
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Cute Pensão, very well situated, between the dunes and the village, managed with good vibes by Agnes and Eduardo... Lovely family in rhythm with Nature and multilingual... Cute friendly cats stretching with grace and birds chanting all day peacefully in the lovely garden. Warmly recommended...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Sea E
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"the studio on the right hand side of the patio"
Nov. 25, 2017
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"I think some rooms have a separate bathroom and some have en suite."
Oct. 20, 2017
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"All rooms are very nice!"
Jul. 16, 2017
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"If possible, book ahead for an apartment or room in the main house, it is very popular."
Apr. 12, 2017
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