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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The townhouse accommodation was fine, but our particular house was quite basically and cheaply kitted out, ie lots of the kitchen appliances were old and faulty. Blunt knives and scissors. The toaster and microwave didn't work properly. Having said that the resort is lovely we enjoyed our stay. The swimming pool is very nice . The resort is in a... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and stay in Pestana Palm Gardens. We appreciate al your feedback and constructive comments, regarding the restaurant we shall be looking into this matter further and apologise for any misunderstanding or inconvenience during your stay. We hope to welcome you back to Palm Gardens and Carvoeiro in the future. Best regards, Management Pestana... More 

Droitwich, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Pleased to have booked the transfer from the airport via the hotel in advance cost was €120 and we were greeted at the expected meeting point, 40-45mins later we were at the Hotel reception where this needed to be settled by cash. At check in we paid the €65 utility surcharge as previously communicated and €100 deposit on a card.... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for your review of Pestana Palm Gardens. It is such a pleasure to read of your fantastic holiday with us in Palm Gardens and Carvoeiro, we are glad that our Villa was so accommodating for you and that our staff were friendly and welcoming. We appreciate your constructive comment, this shall be looked into further. We... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Stayed for a week in a one bed suite - accommodation great for us as we like to eat out & eat in. Short walk to Carvoeiro for bars & restaurant's. location good for travelling by car, to the local golf courses/beaches.Very peaceful & relaxing. Reception staff extremely helpful.

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your delightful review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are very pleased to hear you had such a wounderful stay in Palm Gardens and the surrounding areas of Carvoeiro. We look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the future. Best regards, Management Pestana Palm Gardens More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stayed in the Pestana Palm Gardens the last week in September... Weather was good typ 25-28C each day with no rain Accommodation was very good being a superior 2 bed Villa which was modern and well maintained with a fully fitted kitchen and two bathrooms- one upstairs and one downstairs. Outside the Patio doors was a table/chairs and Sun loungers.... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your excellent review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed such a fantastic holiday with us in Palm Gardens and that our staff were friendly and helpful. It is a pleasure to know you experienced many local places and appreciated our beaches. We thank you for your recommendation and hope... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

How beautiful and unique this area is, the beautiful scenery was breathtaking. The 2br villa was a nice size, clean pool, and the servers are genuinely nice. At this location you have a little of everything, great amazing food, shopping center, different types of beaches: rocky, secluded, family, nude, and fishermen, don't be surprised if your sunbathing and next thing... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your excellent review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are very pleased to hear what a fantastic stay you had with us and that our staff were friendly and helpful. We hope to welcome you back sometime in the near future for another great holiday in Carvoeiro! Best regards, Management Pestana Palm Gardens More 

London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The situation is perfect on the coast. The welcome at reception was outstanding and the whole team: reception, management, housekeeping, bar and restaurant staff continued this welcome throughout our stay. They have built a special team here and we were so lucky to be here enjoying a fantastic holiday. The pool bar food is the best I ever had (confit... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your outstanding review of Pestana Palm Gardens. It is a real pleasure to read such an excellent review and to hear how much all our staff contributed to such a fantastic holiday. We are glad you enjoyed our coastline location and that the food in the on-site restaurant "Pimenta Preta" made such an impression. We... More 

McLean, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We loved staying here. The accommodation was large with two bedrooms, two floors, two bathrooms, a small balcony, ocean views, and a nice patio in the back. Sunsets amazing here! The apt was very clean and service was thorough. The location was nice as we love to walk. The apt is 20 minute walk into town so still very quiet... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are very glad to hear how much you enjoyed your holiday with us in Palm Gardens and that you found our Premium Villas so be so well accomodating. It is also a pleasure to hear you enjoyed our relaxed location and walking in the area. We hope to... More 

Baia Mare, Romania
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A heavenly place, a breathtaking ocean view, near to most interests in the area. very clean rooms, variated breakfast , 5 minutes walk to the beach, a unique place, golden sand, clear blue water. Great temperatures all over the year.

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your excellent review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us in Palm Gardens and that every aspect of your holiday exceeded expectations. We are very greatful for all your feedback and we hope to welcome you back again sometime in the future. Best regards, Management... More 

Swansea, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly our stay at this resort ! It was a great place to relax in lush greenery and sea views. The house was clean and spacious and we had sangria on the roof top garden whilst watching the sun set. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location was great - kept us fit but ok even for... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We are very pleased to hear what an outstanding stay you had with us and that all our staff worked their hardest to ensure you were as comofortable as possible. We are glad to know you enjoyed our beautiful views and relaxed location. Once again thank you... More 

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162 reviews
96 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

No idea why this place is rated so high. I felt like the place is not well maintained especially the bathrooms, staircases, bed rooms. everything felt dusty and dark. the breakfast honestly is an offense. that thing that they call coffee machine puts you a brown liquid in your cup that is for sure not a good coffee. however they... More 

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Sally C, Diretor de vendas at Pestana Palm Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay with us and review of Pestana Palm Gardens. We regret to hear that your experience with us did not meet expectations and apologise for your disappointment, this is never our intention. We assure you that the issues mentioned have been passed on to our department concerned for further consideration and improvement. We hope... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Pestana Palm Gardens

Address: Praia Do Carvoeiro | Vale de Centeanes, Carvoeiro 8400-525, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Carvoeiro
Price Range: $55 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pestana Palm Gardens 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Pestana Palm Gardens Carvoeiro, Portugal - Algarve
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Carvoeiro
#3 Luxury Hotel in Carvoeiro
#3 Romantic Hotel in Carvoeiro
#4 Family Hotel in Carvoeiro
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“Contact Hotel and request a Sea View Villa”
 of 5 bubbles paullL2819WD, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request rooms away from entrance/tennis court side. Dogs barking all night, people walking by at all hours, traffic etc.”
 of 5 bubbles chocoj, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stayed in Villas, keep doors open during night as draft make doors rattle at night”
 of 5 bubbles 935sherylp, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
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