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Hotel Alba

02/06/2017 03/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Booked a week at the beginning of November and got a great nightly rate for this hotel. We booked room only and were given a lovely, nicely furnished and newly refurbished room on the sixth floor. The room was cleaned every day and the staff were pleasant and friendly. The only negative comment I can make is that you have...

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Scotland
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We booked in here for a few days while house hunting over the border and could not have picked better. We had room only, large room, comfortable bed, fridge, lovely bathroom with great hot shower. No breakfast simply room but the price reflected that and was an excellent price, lower for winter. Reception staff friendly and helpful. Would definitely return.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Spacious room. Great master bedroom, but beds in de livingroom are very hard to sleep on. Somewhat outdated furniture. Wifi is great and staff is helpfull. Inside pool is very small. Outdoor pool area is great. Sun from about 11:00 to 18:00 in the pool area. Beach is close about 5 min. walking.

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in early September. The accommodation was reasonable but felt a bit over-priced at €100 per night. The town itself was still very busy at this time which we weren't expecting. The choice of half-decent restaurants was also limited.

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London
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We just arrived at Alba and just after 24h of stay this "hotel" is having a truly negative impact in our sought-after vacation. UNCLEAR PRICING We were about to book via Booking, but after a call to the hotel we decided to book via the website after being advised that it would be cheaper. It turns out it wasn't. The...

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Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Stayed there for 1 week this August, in the peak of the summer holiday season. During this time, Monte Gordo becomes a very sought location, so be prepared to have some problems finding a place to eat at night, or moving in the main boulevard. Also, be aware that free parking simply does not exist in the village. Wherever you...

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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is ok. We have stayed in 1bedroom apartment. The room is big as well as the living room with two sofa beds. We had breakfast at the apartment so we cannot review the hotel breakfast. The pool is nice for kids, but honestly, when you've got a great beach nearby who needs swimming pool?! The bathroom is nice...

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Really well presented hotel with a recent re vamp. Really clean and tidy with great facilities including pool and spa. Central location only 1 minute from the centre of monte gordo, but in a quiet area so no noise at night. 2 minute walk to the beach.

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Tabanan
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The top floor rooms are very modern with good balconies and comfy beds. The pool is warm because it is very shallow. Breakfast is quite cheap for a hotel and offers plenty of choice. Check in at 4pm is pretty late and the staff seem pretty rigid about this rule.

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Toronto
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a short walk to the beach and numerous restaurants. We checked in and my wife had lost the key to her suitcase. The man at the desk did everything he could to locate a bolt cutter. The breakfast was AMAZING! I can't understand the review that portrayed it negatively. Fresh squeezed OJ, lots of different fresh breads,...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel Alba

Address: Lote 3 Rua 10 de Maio | Alameda da India, Monte Gordo 8900-423, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Monte Gordo
Price Range: RM190 - RM1,009 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Alba 4*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Alba Hotel Monte Gordo
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Monte Gordo
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“refurbished rooms are on the higher floors and they are quieter”
MaureenL812, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on 6th floor were very quiet.”
Hunda, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on ground floor are to be avoided, except the ones facing the road.”
  • The room, with a small functional kitchen.
  • View from inside the room
  • Hotel entrance, room window and balcony are the ones on the left.
PortoPine, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't expect 4 star quality rooms”
  • Extremely old and dangerous hob
  • Cracked tiles
  • Mouldy sink
  • Cracked tiles
  • Green string instead of a chain
clarek754, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Suggest going self catering instead of b and b although rooms have a fridge there is not a kettle .ask for a pool view”
billyburp, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
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