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boulder, colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a great location in the Algarve. Salema is a lovely town; beautiful beach, great restaurants. This property is within easy walking distance of the beach. The room itself was fine--the roof was sloped and that made it feel small, but adequate for our needs. The kitchen was well supplied. The owner/manager was friendly and helpful. We appreciated our... More 

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filhasdomar, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we are glad you enjoyed it. Hope to see again. Pieter More 

Vancouver, WA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We rented a studio apartment with a south facing terrace. The terrace may have been larger than the apartment! The studio had a small sitting/eating area, a double bed (two twins), a small well equipped kitchen and a bath with sink, shower and toilet. There was a clothes closet as well as another eave closet that could be used for... More 

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nielsvanesch, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed it. Regards Pieter More 

Towcester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We have visited Salema on many occasions and left booing a little late for our Sept visit. Found this and booked the 1 bed apartment and were not disssapointed. A 3 minute walk to the beach and restaurants and a very quite location. Well appointed and spotlessly clean. Very pleased.

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PietevanSwelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad that you enjoyed it. Regards Pieter More 

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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a great apartment located one half block to town. We had a spacious 2 bedroom apartment for 4 adults. The deck has a partial view of the ocean between 2 buildings. Having a kitchen saved time and money as we did not have to go out for every meal, just when we preferred. The only thing that could... More 

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PietevanSwelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed it. We try to do everything the best we can. Regards Pieter More 

Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

this place is ultra clean, which is impressive considering that it is only a block away from the beach. the ocean view is perfect. we enjoyed picnics on our spacious comfortable terrace with an amazing view. the hotel is located steps from the beach, the small quaint grocery store and some terrific restaurants. very relaxing! there is a pool, which... More 

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Gibraltar
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here over Easter with another couple in the 3 bed apartment. It was spacious, well equipped & immaculately clean. It was great to have an en-suite along with a separate bathroom & toilet. We were only 2 couples, but even for more this would have been more than adequate. It has a large outside patio with BBQ. It... More 

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PietevanSwelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, hope you also had a good time in Lisboa. Regards Pieter Filhas do Mar More 

Green Oak Township
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We stayed at Filhas do Mar for three nights in a two-bedroom, 2-1/2 bath apartment with living room, dining room and full kitchen. This complex is in a quiet, very convenient location, walking distance to beach, shops and restaurants with on-site parking. Each bedroom had two twin beds and were not as comfortable as I would have liked, but the... More 

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PietevanSwelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we glad you enjoyed it. Regards Pieter More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We have stayed in several apartments in Salema and this is up there with best. Great location, great outdoor space and a well designed studio.The owner Pieter was very helpful. Would definitely use again

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We stayed at Filhas do Mar for two nights, and found it to be a great spot. Pieter was a fantastic host, and our room had a fantastic balcony with a view out to the beach. My only complaint was that the bed situation consisted of two twin beds pushed up against each other, but were made up as separate... More 

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Pietervanswelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

we are glad with your reaction. Those are the beds we have, we also have to make choises. We believe that we tried to do the best. Thanks for the adivise. Regards Pieter More 

London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2014

We were two couples staying in their two bedroom flats on the first floor. Lots of space, including a very large balcony with barbecue area. Nicely kitted out flat with lots of nice touches, for example including full range of kitchen equipment and the little things like provide salt, tea and coffee filters (makes a difference when you are only... More 

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Pietervanswelm, Eigenaar at Filhas do Mar, responded to this review

Thanks verry much for you reaction, we are glad you enyoyed it and also take the time to make this review. Regards Pieter van Swelm Filhas do Mar More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 'Filhas do Mar' -daughters of the sea- welcome you in Salema, situated on the south side of Parque Natural, the unspoiled part of the Algarve between Lagos and Sagres in Portugal.Our Filhas do Mar are a luxurious apartment complex a stone's throw from the sunny beaches and the deep blue sea of Salema. The luxurious apartments all have a spacious terrace or balcony with a view over the boulevard, beach and sea.You can discover this for yourself, first on this website, but ideally 'live' in Salema, our little holiday paradise. Sun, sea and beach combined with our luxurious apartments and the Salema hospitality will guarantee an unforgettable holiday.See you soon in Salema!Pieter and Anne-Lies van Swelm ... more   less 

Additional Information about Filhas do Mar

Address: Vale da Casa, Salema 8650, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Salema
Price Range: RM335 - RM621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“The south facing studio has an ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles 01George, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the upper floors have the terrace with the view. the larger rooms have a terrace that opens upon the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles bbbuttercup, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Recommend 2nd floor for better views.”
 of 5 bubbles DianeM216, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I think the best apartment is on the top floor, as they are the most private and have best views, however the reality is you probably haven't got much choice as the flats on each of the floors vary in size and so depends on your party size.”
 of 5 bubbles TomB_UK, 11 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the studio facing the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles RCSDCouple, 22 Aug 2013 | Read review
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