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Rocester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

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bournemouth
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The apartment we stayed in was 416 it was lovely and spacious with 2 balconies. Bar staff were great, very friendly. We spent most days relaxing by the pool which was clean and not too busy. My only negative wes reception, the guy was rude and unhelpful. All of the information regarding buses and markets turned out to be wrong...

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Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The apartment was fantastic, great rooms and fantastic view. There was unfortunately none of the facilities you would expect from such a great hotel. The snack bar by the pool closed for the season 4 days after we arrived which meant you could not buy a snack or drink except from the site supermarket. The hotel bar did not open...

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south wales
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Arrived at 10.30 a.m. & was looking forward to a few hrs. sleep before exploring as had no sleep night before due to early flight, however we were told that we couldn't have our room until 3 p.m. The receptionist said that we should have been told but we weren't. The receptionist (Alexandra) was very helpful after I complained &...

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Although billed as a 4* we all know that you can not compare to that of the UK or more wealthy countries. I would suggest more a 3*. It's fine and remember you get what you pay for. We didn't spend much getting here and have been self catering so are unable to comment on anything to do with dining....

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Room wasn't cleaned or towels changed for 3 days and was only done after me complaining We went to the hotel restaurant as it was raining and didn't fancy getting a taxi to the town and I was glad we didn't have this included in the cost as we walked out after one mouthful of cold rice and fish that...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is run down, we had 2 different rooms and there was hair in the beds, stains on the sheets, broken chairs, smell in the hall was stinking, parts of the room hinging down and staff not friendly. Had to say one night attempted breakfast which was awful!! Had to brush the flys off the bread which we then...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a apartment hotel, the rooms are really big and clean. Just got back on the 23 October the pool area is nice, but did find that the pool bar was shut due to the end of the season, they was packing all the sofas away, the sun beds need a soft cushion on them. We did mange to...

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The issues with the hotel and staff started immediately upon arrival late evening. 1. As we were travelling with a 5 month old baby, we asked the receptionist could we please buy some water from them so that we could sterilise the bottles and feed the baby. The receptionist response was " The bar closed 15 minutes ago!" I stressed...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Spent 2 weeks here in September staff were very friendly and helpful, our bed room was on the second floor above reception and we could hear the automatic doors every time they opened, we were on a b&b board and the breakfast consisted of scrambled eggs and very fatty bacon,continental breakfast of bread, cheese and ham, the coffee was from...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service

Additional Information about Balaia Plaza

Address: Estrada de Santa Eulalia, Apartado 978 | Areias de Sao Joao, Albufeira 8200-913, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: $38 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Balaia Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Balaia Plaza Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
Balaia Plaza Hotel Albufeira
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#50 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
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“Make sure you shop for your food ”
 of 5 bubbles Brynster1, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back as this hotel is on a very busy road.”
 of 5 bubbles 918maureenr, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on first floor and could've heard a pin drop”
 of 5 bubbles SandraDunlop, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with pool view don't catch the sun.”
 of 5 bubbles DeryckH745, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 309. Cool balcony on hot days”
 of 5 bubbles jowseyjeannette55, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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