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Lovely surroundings

I enjoy returning annually to Balaia and was not disappointed this year. I only knocked one star... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
FredLondon
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London
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Nice Accommodation

We stayed at this golf village whilst visiting relatives recently in Albufeira even though we are... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
MaidstoneGranny
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I enjoy returning annually to Balaia and was not disappointed this year. I only knocked one star off for miserable service at golf club bar.

Thank FredLondon
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

just returned from balaia not been back here for 6 years but we were not dissapointed The site is immaculate with 6 swimming pools the apartment we had overlooked one of the pools Pool was very clean ,apartment excellent cleaners came in 5 times during...More

1  Thank worrall2
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stayed at this golf village whilst visiting relatives recently in Albufeira even though we are not golfers. The apartments are perfect and very well kept with several swimming pools to choose from although quite disappointed that the gym and spa wasn't open in March....More

Thank MaidstoneGranny
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Albufeira and decided to find a local corse to play, some had taken clubs and others needed to hire. We liked to the look of this course as it was alot cheaper than many others. We paid €35 to play and...More

1  Thank Thomas J
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful grounds, nice pools, snack bars and restaurants. Perfect stay for sun worshippers or families with children.

Thank Chipaid
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Balaia for 12 days in peak season (August) and you don't really fell the village crowded. Pool areas are great for kids, although some costumers insist in "reserve" long chairs with beach towels... It's not a fault of the resort but staff could...More

Thank Bruno F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Can only comment on the golf.....well actually can't even comment on that. After a short and rude conversation with the woman in the golf shop, we decided not to play and got a refund from the tour operator. There were three of us plus the...More

Thank Tomharpcity
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Great place with lots of facilities. We came for the sun and relaxing atmosphere. We were not disappointed. The apartment was clean and well appointed. Maid service was friendly, as was our reception on arrival. Pools were clean and with the hot weather,inviting. Overall 5...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Balaia On my first visit to the Balaia Golf Resort last year the Restaurant A Varanda was so good I ate there 3 or 4 times (see last year’s review below) What a difference a year makes, gone the nice old waiters, gone the great...More

Thank RFaserH
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Played here early morning on my own, course was in good shape, greens were nice, fairways felt a bit heavy at times, beautiful course and well worth the visit if just for a Par 3 practice round.

Thank Patric M
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Response from Chipaid | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of pools at the resort. There are no checks, just choose a pool, lay your towel and enjoy your day.
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