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Reviewed 28 February 2014

Stayed here for 3 weeks over christmas and new year. I cannot praise the staff enough they were very friendly helpful and kind. The hotel is very close to every thing in Faro, great restaurant and supermarkets . I did not eat breakfast every day but what was provided was good. Bath room walls could do with a good clean...

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Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Clean and comfortable hotel, close to Faro airport. Stayed 2 nights before my flight back to Canada. From the moment I checked in, I felt at home. What a lovely family, Lisa and her husband Frank. They made me feel very welcome and were very helpful with pointing out places to visit near the hotel. My flight was early in...

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Reviewed 6 February 2014

Clean and tidy location for a few days in Faro. I've stayed only 2 nights in the hotel, we had breakfast but they arranged a half-board with dinner in a restaurant nearby which had good typical Portuguese food. A "must do" in Faro is to go in the evening in a bar with Fado music - there are some not...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Agree with previous reviews - clean, tidy, good location and value for money if your expectations are realistic. We were there for 2 nights. 3 issues however which spoiled our enjoyment of a rather charming hotel in its own way. 1. First morning no hot water. Staff we're charming and apologetic but that does not compensate for no shower or...

1Thank JasperTD
Jimena de la Frontera, Spain
Reviewed 11 December 2013

Don't let the somber pictures on the website fool you.... this is an excellent choice if you want one night in Faro. The city location was ideal to savor the delights of Faro..... from the start the reception was generous and informative with staff speaking native English, very helpful and thoughtful. We accidentally left gloves & boots outside in the...

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Reviewed 1 November 2013

Positives - A young lady with excellent English, checked us in. She was very polite and helpful. The room was basic but clean and tidy. Fresh sheets and towels every day. A voucher for the wifi had to be obtained from the reception each day for each device, it worked fine. Breakfast was a buffet type affair, plenty of choice...

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Lisa C, Owner at BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I would be remiss if I did not comment regarding your experience with us. We are a very family orientated hotel and treat our clientele as part of our family, which has always been our appeal to our customers. To hear that you were ignored in our lobby bar is very unsettling. Our goal is...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Stayed here for a week as part of a vacation. The hotel is relatively small and homely. The staff were excellent, very helpful and friendly. It is only a short taxi ride from Faro airport and located close to Faro town centre. The bus and rail station are almost together and an easy 10 minute walk from the hotel. The...

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Lisa C, Owner at BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo, responded to this review

Thank you taking time to review our hotel. We strive for cleanliness and I personally inspect guestrooms on a regular basis. It is nice to hear that everything was in working order and as you would have expected. We do our best to make you comfortable and every a home away from home! We hope to welcome you again soon....

Walton, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2013

OK so the Hotel isn't on the beach and doesn't have a private swimming pool but with a 10 minute walk into the beautiful picturesque Faro Marina and old town with its numerous bars and restaurants and about a 15 minute walk to the bus station and train station and only a short drive from the airport at the cost...

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Lisa C, Owner at BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo, responded to this review

Thank you!! It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed our hotel to the fullest. We really want everyone to leave feeling like part of our family. Thank you for selecting our hotel and we hope to see you again soon!!! Kind regards, Lisa V. Canada

Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2013

My stay here was unplanned due to my Dad being admitted to Faro hospital with pneumonia. The hotel was superbly placed for visiting the hospital but the thing that separates this hotel from any other is the people. We were obviously worried about my Dad's health and unsure of so much being in a foreign country but Lisa and her...

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Lisa C, Owner at BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo, responded to this review

What can I say about your review? I am so happy to have met you and your parents and am so happy that everything worked out so well!! It always makes us smile when clients come out of the hospital and go home feeling good! I am also happy to have gained a friend and hope to see you back...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Hello, just wanted to say Lisa was brilliant, especially with information sharing to insurance and family, in our situation as my father was ill in hospital which was five minutes away. We nicknamed her nurse Lisa as she was helpful with everything that we needed or wanted. If there was anything missing it was a sign above reception saying 'Nurse...

1Thank sophie c

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just minutes from the heart of the city, Best Western Hotel Dom Bernardo is a three star, family run property. We provide you with a very high level of personalized service, our hotel is your home away from home. Our 43 guestrooms have LCD TVs with +30 cable channels, complimentary WiFi, minibars, direct dial telephones, individual air-conditioning units, radio clock, private bathrooms with hair dryers, ample closet space, two pillows per bed and in-room safes. Let us help you experience the best that Faro has to offer with our professionally trained, bilingual staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo

Address: 20 Rua General Teofilo da Trindade, Faro 8000 356, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Faro
Price Range: RM156 - RM330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Hotel Dom Bernardo 3*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Best Western Dom Bernardo
Best Western Faro
Faro Best Western
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Faro
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“Quieter rooms are at the back where they also enjoy most sun.”
 of 5 bubbles newinncottage, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are smoking rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles VoLeary, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“5th floor, South facing have sea glimpses, North facing have balconies”
 of 5 bubbles DrewHGT, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the south side on the upper floors look out to the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles flowersarenice, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms were kept very clean and tidy by the cleaning staff, Beds we found a little firm, but that could be because we were used to softer ones at home. The only thing that was a little tiring was the air-con unit in the next room which was quite loud and disturbing at night.”
 of 5 bubbles K1209VJtonyp, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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