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Monterosa Olive Oil Farm

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Learn more, taste better. Visit us, and learn more about our extra virgin olive oils. Come visit our olive grove and mill at Horta do Felix,Moncarapacho. Discover the olive tree culture, the olive oil production process and the origins of our mill...more
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Lagar da Horta do Felix | Apartado 26, Moncarapacho, Olhao 8700-068, Portugal
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We went in march. Lovely relaxing way to spend a sunny morning. Very knowledgeable and informative tour guide. Only constructive recommendation I'd have is that they should post the times and days of their tours, we just got lucky on the day we drove there...More

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Management response:Responded 30 June 2017

Dear Mairead G, Thank you for the review and for the recommendation. We are already working on it. Feel free to visit us again during your next stay in the Algarve. With best regards, António Duarte

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This company manufactures award winning olive oils. It is family run. We visited here while they were crushing the oilve's and we were given a tour of the farm and the crushing/bottleing facility. Their products are available for sale as well. Ceck the webste, I...More

2  Thank BigRuss1213
Management response:Responded 22 August 2016

Dear BigRuss1213, Thank you for your review and comments. You visited us during harvest and since then we have improved the whole experience to better accomodate visitors. We are now open monday to friday from 9 till 6pm and should you be in the area,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an incredible tour. Very informative. Their product is exceptional. I highly recommend the tour as well as the products they sell. Top notch.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience tucked away on the outskirts of the pretty village of Moncarapacho but well worth booking a visit. We were warmly greeted and given an informative tour of an olive oil farm the tasting was amazing! Never thought we would be tasting...More

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Freedom825788, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear CGBedford, Your review was a joy for us to read! We are so glad that you enjoyed it and we are sure that we will see you again soon. With best regards, Antonio Duarte

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Antonio took us (about 15) on a tour explaining the origin of olive trees, their treatment and finally giving advices how to taste and buy the oil. It was never boring and he answered all our questions. For sure a recommendation to book the tour....More

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FarAway663023, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Dear Guenther, Thank you for the review and for coming to do the tour here at Monterosa. I am glad that you enjoyed the tour and that the information was useful. I hope that you visit us again soon. With best regards, Antonio Duarte

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Our first time at an olive farm. Tiago gave an excellent and informative tour including several good tips about cooking and buying olive oil. We enjoyed the beautiful grove of trees and the tasting. Good value at 7 euro per adult and he answered any...More

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António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Dear Chrissymissy, Thank you for the wonderful review. I am glad that you found the tour good value for money and I look forward for your next visit in the near future. The farm is undergoing a renovation process and therefore facilities are being improved...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Our guide was very welcoming and informative, and we had a great couple of hours here. We started off with a guided tour around the grounds, moved in to the olive oil factory and finished with an olive oil testing. The visit was an eye-opener...More

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António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Dear MalinDB, Thank you for the review. I am glad I could help you to realise that there is a lot more about olive oil than what most people think. I hope to see you again soon. Best regards, António Duarte

Reviewed 2 August 2018

We took the tour yesterday on a VERY hot day so Antonio our guide balanced the itinerary to make the most of our time indoors where it was cooler. That said we still had plenty of time in the olive groves to see the trees...More

1  Thank Lorraine D
António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Dear Lorraine D, Thank you so much for the review. It is so motivating to receive reviews like this one and I am glad that you enjoyed it so much. I hope tho see you again soon. With best regards, António Duarte

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

An ok tour, but lacking in passion. It comes off a bit industrial. Perhaps the very large groups are partly to blame.(30+) We have had more passionate tours and better oils at other farms, in other countries. A perfectly fine tour if you want to...More

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António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Dear Troels R, Thank you for the review and comments. we are making an effort to improve the quality of the tour and accomodate all visitors the best way possible therefore your comments are highly appreciated. I look forward to see you again in the...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

So good to see a local company achieve so much in such a short time. Lookinfg foreard to meeting old friends in Portugal and Spain

Thank onwardsandupward
António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Dear onwardsandupward, Thank you for the review. I look forward to see you again soon. Best regards, António Duarte

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We loved this tour. It’s interesting and enjoyable. António was a lovely guide, with excellent English, who clearly loves his product. It takes around an hour and half with time at the end to buy some olive oil if you want to - no pressure....More

Thank AnnaGwen
António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Dear AnnaGwen, What a wonderful review! I am very glad that you enjoyed your visit and that I got the chance to show you around the farm and taste our oils. I hope that you again soon. Best regards, António Duarte

Reviewed 10 July 2018

I first visited Monterosa when I met the owner at a dinner show, about five years ago, with some friends. He was kind enough to arrange a tour, and tasting. Who knew there were so many different kinds of olives, and the different tastes of...More

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António D, Sales Representative at Monterosa Olive Oil Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Dear rannyharp, The best of our work is when a client writtes worderful things about our products and shares that with us. Thank you so much for the review and I am sure I will see you again soon. With best regards, Antonio Duarte

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Response from AnnaGwen | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We went with Tuk Tuk Tavira (in a car, not a Tuk Tuk!). It was easy and really good service/value for money.
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