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    Sao Rafael Atlantico

    Sesmarias, Albufeira 8200-613, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good32%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “chill out bar” (83 reviews)
    “al fresco” (52 reviews)
    “wet room” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 25 June 2014

    Booked for couple holiday, cheeky 5 day break. Hotel really nice, it's quiet, but actually that's not a bad thing. We were half board, wouldn't bother with evening meal if went back, as other good restaurant nearby. Basic rooms were well worth the money and...More

    2  Thank Julie K
    Response from Rui V, Gerente at Sao Rafael AtlanticoResponded 12 July 2014

    Dear Julie, Thank you for taking some time to leave your review. Was a pleasure for us to welcome you at São Rafael Atlantic hotel, we appreciate your preference. Best wishes

    Reviewed 17 June 2014

    Beautiful large modern rooms, a great walk in shower, no baths, and no charged extras such as safe and fridge. A five star hotel that really is 5 star. The gardens, pools, beach and buffet breakfasts leave nothing to be desired. All the pools are...More

    3  Thank JohnWW W
    Response from Rui V, Gerente at Sao Rafael AtlanticoResponded 12 July 2014

    Dear Mr. John, Was so nice to read this from you! Your opinion has all our attention and we are always trying to improve our services. For sure it came to help us a lot, thank you! Yours sincerely

    Reviewed 16 June 2014

    Just back from a great week long stay at the Sao Rafael Atlantic Hotel. We really enjoyed the hotel and its facilities. It’s a really new modern hotel with lovely rooms and great pools, gym and spa. We would definitely return. Only one negative experience...More

    Thank jackie0123
    Response from Rui V, Gerente at Sao Rafael AtlanticoResponded 12 July 2014

    Dear guest, We are thankful for your review. All the aspects you have mentioned deserve all our attention and for sure will help us to correct some imperfections and avoid them to happen again in the future. We apologise for any inconvenience and hope to...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2014

    Hi, We have just got back from a weekend stay at the Sao Rafael Atlantic and I must admit this is perhaps one of the best hotels I have been to. We have been to Hilton (Dubai), Marriott (London), Renaissance (Malaysia), Hyatt (Bali) but this...More

    1  Thank Shairaz A
    Response from Rui V, Gerente at Sao Rafael AtlanticoResponded 12 July 2014

    Dear guests, First of all, thank you for choosing to stay at São Rafael Atlantic hotel. As you could notice, we have the two hotels in the same location and we feel proud to know that we could give to you all the things you...More

    Reviewed 4 June 2014

    We stayed 2 nights at this hotel. It was easy to find with the satnav, however do be careful as there is another CS Sao Rafael hotel right up the road (called the Suite Hotel). The room is of modern interior, clean and spacious. We...More

    3  Thank Chia Ven L
    Response from Rui V, Gerente at Sao Rafael AtlanticoResponded 12 July 2014

    Dear Guests, We really appreciate your comment and more than that, we are thankful for your preference. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you again! Best wishes

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 149
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    • Faro District >
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    Paradineliz
    12 September 2017|
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    Response from Alex M | Reviewed this property |
    There is a small supermarket about 5 minutes walk, it's just in front of the sister hotel.
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    Rita M
    5 August 2017|
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    Response from Kwame84 | Reviewed this property |
    You call the front desk and they will quickly bring you the iron and board, this was my experience back in may this year.
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    1 August 2017|
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    Response from Boum32 | Reviewed this property |
    Hello the hotel itself is great to just chill around the pool and so is the beach. Old town is only about 10-15mins drive. €10 by taxi. There is a free shuttle 3times a day last one just before 5. Lots of restaurant and bars... More
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    "Get a seaview room"
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    "Garden/nature view is quiet"
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    "Room at front was quiet but patio door was broken"
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    "All the rooms are nice, but we requested and received one with a pool view. Much nicer."
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