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Farol Hotel

Expedia.comUS$272*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have recently returned from a four night stay at the Farol hotel. The location is great - walking distance to the town with amazing views over the sea. What makes this hotel special is the front of house staff. Nothing is a problem for them. We had to amend/change restaurant reservations most days and they always sorted it out...

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. We sincerely regret that there were shortcomings and that your expectations were not fully met. We remodeled already several bathrooms, the one you stayed in is still to be remodeled. Next time you visit us for sure all the rooms will...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Really nice design hotel full of works of art of different artists. Nice terrace for breakfast with beautiful views of the ocean; nice bike route along the coast. Good food both for breakfast and for dinner; very quite and relaxing; bikes for rent

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and to providing you with more special moments and unique experiences....

Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Great hotel with friendly and helpful staff. Very clean with lots of artwork throughout the hotel. Our room was very spacious with a nice private garden area. Sushi restaurant upstair was one of the best I have ever eaten. The hotel is a short walk from the main town but very close to the marina and surrounding period buildings.

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr John M, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and to providing you with more special moments and...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The views are incredible and the position can't be beaten. The service is also very good too- helpful and friendly. The food, although pricey, was excellent. However, I had read the positive online reviews and was slightly disappointed in our room ( a designer one) which looks out on the roof above the restaurant to the sea beyond. There was...

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. We sincerely regret that there were shortcomings and that your expectations were not fully met. We are sorry that you were disappointed of the room you stayed in. Tastes are indeed different, we also receive very good feedback of this room....

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We walked past this Hotel on so many visits to Cascais..but from now on- we will always walk in. MAGICAL is the best word that I can come up with. Magic because it seems they knew my needs before I even did! Breakfast was the highlight of my morning. If it wasn't the delicious food, it was the view. The...

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Wiley L, Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and to providing you with more special moments...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great location ,Good facilities,Nice dining room and bar areas Staff very FRIENDLY,so far so good. Negative comments,Wine prices way over the top.One wine PF WAS €31 and two minutes across the road€18 , €18which is the correct price for this wine .My business is importing Portuguese wines.Another crib, the sea view room I paid extra for,was too compact.

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Kevin Ohara, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. We sincerely regret that there were shortcomings and that your expectations were not fully met. Please be assured that your remarks will be heeded and we hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back for a...

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Excelent location, premises and staff Nice view from every angle Staff very friendly and correct Excelent breakfast Large and comfortable bed Affordable price Ideal for a quick escapade with your partner

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Gonçalo P, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and to providing you with more special moments and...

Reviewed 17 March 2017

The Farol Hotel is definitively a very nice place for your stay in beautiful Cascais. It was our first trip to Portugal overall and at Farol Hotel at any time we felt very welcomed and attentively being taken care of. And of course the place itself is really stunning: the hotel is adjacent to the Cascais lighthouse and borders directly...

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Hardy R, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. We sincerely regret that there were shortcomings and that your expectations were not fully met. Please be assured that your remarks will be heeded and we hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back for a...

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really cozy and romantic design hotel. The service is excellent, the view of the ocean is stunning and the rooms are great. However some rooms could need some extra finishing touch on it. We stayed in two different rooms, and one was amazing and the other needed some extra work with the lightning and bathroom to be excellent and for...

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Karolina, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. During 2017 we will be introducing exciting new additions and features at the hotel, plus an upgrading program...

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Really lovely! Good staff ! Amazing panoramic views, I celebrated the day of my birthday at the hotel and it was a surprise from my boyfriend, and fu asked to be married on this stay, loved it was absolutely unforgettable.

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Farol H, General Manager at Farol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your stay at the Farol Hotel. It is the highest compliment to receive praise from our guests with appreciation of our efforts to make every stay truly enjoyable. Please accept our sincerest congratulations! The entire Farol team wishes you both a wonderful wedding and 100 happy years...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the absolute waterfront of Cascais’s dramatic Atlantic coastline, Farol Hotel reflects the unique charm of the township. Delightful old-world houses and cobbled streets frame a graceful bay on Portugal’s spectacular Estoril Coast to tell the story of a bygone era. The capital, Lisbon and the international airport are an easy 35-minute drive along excellent roads. A local train also runs between the city and Cascais. Lisbon is served by full service and budget airlines from all the major European hubs, which include Frankfurt, Paris, London and Zurich plus Stockholm, and Moscow. Arrive fuss-free and in style at Lisbon International Airport with a pre-arranged Farol Hotel limousine to meet you and transfer the short scenic trip to Cascais. As a proud member of prestigious Design Hotels, Farol Hotel is a wonderfully eclectic composition of adventurous architecture that embraces a remodeled 19th century private mansion that was once owned by the Count of Cabral, together with unique contemporary additions. The result is an inspire union of the old and the new. The Farol Hotel has a non-smoking policy in all its areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Farol Hotel

Address: Avenida Rei Humberto II de Italia 7, Cascais 2750-800, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Central Portugal > Lisbon District > Cascais
Price Range: $329 - $854 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Farol Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Farol Design Cascais
Hotel Farol Design
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Cascais
#6 Romantic Hotel in Cascais
#8 Business Hotel in Cascais
#8 Luxury Hotel in Cascais
#11 Family Hotel in Cascais
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“Ask for sea view and use hotel limousine for airport transfers.”
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“View on the ocean very beautiful”
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