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Dunas do Alvor Apartments

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated in a nice square with bars and an Indian restaurant.Short walk from Alvors main drag.Nearby bars sell beer for under a Euro. Apartments are spacious and comfortable,maid service was very good.Recommend for couples who,like us,just need somewhere to base yourselves.

1Thank peterc00ks0n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed her for a week. Sara and Manuel greeted us and made our check seemless. Apartment was clean and facilities were as described. Great for a family. Both Sara and Manuel really helpful in giving us a tour of the complex and facilities. The swimming pool is huge ! Well kept with an attendent on at all times. First time...

Llanymynech, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read some negative reviews of these apartments We were pleasantly surprised as to how lovely they were. Very clean and the cleaners attended every day.The kitchen had everything needed to cook our breakfast's and suppers. Our apartment overlooked the swimming pool which has a lovely sunbathing area I would highly recommend these apartments if you want an inexpensive holiday

1Thank jennifer_s617
Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Our room overlooked the pool and was situated on the second floor. It was really central for the beach and bus stop and shops. The staff were really helpful and ordered a taxi on our behalf for our very early departure. We hired a wifi box for 6 days for €20 so we could take it to the beach and...

1Thank MaryHaynes
Appleby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Booked a two bed apartment, we arrived at midnight and no signage to indicate reception, which we found after 15 minutes searching. Upon unpacking we found the hot water wasn't working, so the helpful rep changed us to a one bed apartment. The apartment could do with a refurb as it's a little tired. Good location with Marina and town...

Thank BurrellsBoy
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a long weekend in alvor to skydive. The dunus apartments are very basic, but have everything you could possibly need. It was clean, warm and comfortable. Ed, the guy who was manning reception went above and beyond what was expected, he was kind, friendly and helpful. All of our text messages were replied to instantly, he was happy...

Thank Kerry J
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We hire a private rental on this complex every for the last 7 years. You cannot fault the amenities. Large pool, plenty of sunbeds And umbrellas. (Pool attendant in place 7 days a week) Small charge for sunbed cushions (1/50 euro per day) Bars, cafe's both serving breakfasts (PicNicBar is the best for Breakfast) Grassy area for shade. Tennis court...

Thank Debbie M
Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017

My Wife & I booked a 10 day break over Christmas with "Holiday Gems" at the Dunos do Alvor. The room provider was Triton. This our story: - Arrived lunchtime at the main reception and was told in a rude, dismissive manner by a gruff man that the apartment was booked via the internet and he would not help us???...

6Thank Colin W
Calverton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very nice chap on reception took us to our room and provided instantly anything you needed eg heaters, kettles etc. Rooms a little tired but clean. End of November so 75% closed but easy to get a table in any restaurant. Marcos on site best brekkie in town - nice couple. BUT,and it's a big But! Crime is taking over...

1Thank mvarley33
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This was our second visit to Alvor and our first to Dunas. We are a couple, young in our 50's who like good standard accommodation, fine dining, evening entertainment and a moderately active holiday. We found everything we wanted at Dunas in Alvor. We stayed the first two weeks of October 2016. First of all let me be clear when...

5Thank fwexford

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dunas Do Alvor is a large, modern and stylish complex is located close to Alvors sandy beach and the resort centre. The spacious sun terraces that surround the pool have bars, shops and restaurants, making this an ideal choice for families and couples seeking a relaxing holiday. LOCATION-400m from Alvor beach; 300m to Alvor village; 50m to nearest supermarket; 3km to Alto golf course. FACILITIES-Free-form swimming pool and sun terrace; independently-owned shops, bars and restaurants. Holiday Highlights are free kids, subject to availability. ACTIVITIES-Tennis court. ROOMS-1 bedroom apartments (2-4 persons) have a separate twin bedroom, living area with telephone, TV, kitchenette with fridge, full bathroom and a balcony or terrace. Some apartments have a microwave oven (subject to availability). Prices are based on 4 adults sharing on Self Catering. CHILDREN-Splash pool; cots free. Child prices: age limit 16. Option Offers:- Great group deals available, pre-bookable flowers available - £33 and pre-bookable champagne available - £30. Please note: this property is located on a busy side road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dunas do Alvor Apartments

Address: Estrada da Barca, Alvor, Portimao 8500-002, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Portimao > Alvor
Price Range: $66 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dunas do Alvor Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Dunas Do Hotel Alvor
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“Was only 5 people in hotel so got good rooms”
mvarley33, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a road side facing room, this was a bit noisy at certain times, refuse collection ect.”
raymondh563, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“mobile wifi available at reception for an added cost per week, was well worth the money.”
twinklesplodge, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“choose a different hotel even if it means paying more”
B6120GRkarenp, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother”
WalesJones67, 16 Jan 2016 | Read review
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