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Rio Apartments

09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I booked the holiday roughly 4 weeks before the actual flights etc. I chose Rio Apartments because it was cheap and only 20 min walk away from the Marina. Missus and I had day tours booked on 3 days, so we didn't spend much time in the apartments itself. We used the apartments for the basic amenities. For what we...

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Eastbourne
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

On arrival there was nobody at reception as it was closed, we had to ring a number off our own phone to get somebody to bring our keys to us off (which cost a fortune). The rooms are pretty grotty, no plugs in the kitchen to plug the appliances in, the beds are so uncomfortable we haven't had a good...

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Hartlepool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We couldn't have asked for anything more, the apartments were clean, the beds very comfortable and the staff were so very helpful. The receptionist Maria, went out of her way to help us with so many aspects of our stay. The cleaning ladies kept us supplied with clean towels and changed our beds regularly. We had 10 nights of pure...

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Garvetur F, Gerente at Rio Apartments, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your comment, we delighted to know that you had a great stay, hope to see you again. We will always be available. Kind Regards .

Reviewed 22 March 2017

This was my first visit to Rio Apartments. I found the staff very friendly and helpful, with the apartment well equipped and clean, though they didn't have any mugs for my morning cuppa! The view was OK, overlooking surrounding gardens and apartment blocks, with a glimpse of the sea, some 2km away. The general area was quiet, although it was...

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Garvetur F, Gestor at Rio Apartments, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment, we hope to see you again , we will always be available for any questions and we will try to get better . Kind Regards .

Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We arrived Wednesday 21 December approx 22.00 p.m. our flight was delayed. I'd read the booking confirmation beforehand stating if you arrived later than 19.00 hours to let them know. I emailed this instruction in advance and was told on arrival at Faro airport to call a number and that someone would meet us at the apartments. We got our...

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Witley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a week and we were surprised after some of the reviews we read . The room was clean and had everything you could want . The staff in reception were helpful . The only downside was the miserable couple who ran the bar / restaurant. It was a very quiet area and a nice twenty min walk...

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Thank Karen A
Lisbon
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The location is quite good, very close to the Vilamoura Marina (15 minutes walking, 5 m driving). However I felt very disappointed with the apartment. It is composed by a living room with bed sofa (sleep 2), a small kitchen, a bathroom and a bedroom with two twin beds. The room has some cracks on the wall, needing some repaint....

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The apartment was very basic and old, there was one socket in the kitchen for a microwave, kettle, and toaster. the towels were changed twice a week. The wi-fi only worked in reception and it was very poor. We did not have air-conditioning. We did not have a extractor fan in the bathroom and there was some plumbing problems as...

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Stayed here for a week, beds were comfy, room spacious with seperate kitchen and bathroom. Decent shower! With a bath, kitchen had most utensils needed for self catering. It was clean,although as the week went on we found the room to be damp.

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This was a very cheap break so I was unsure what to expect. I have to say I was very pleasantly surprised. we arrived at 10am and even though check in wasn't until 2pm our room was ready and we were allowed to check in. The room was clean and the staff were friendly. I will be visiting again.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rio Apartments

Address: Rua de Franca 80, Vilamoura, Quarteira 8125-476, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Quarteira > Vilamoura
Price Range: $41 - $2,843 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rio Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 64
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Rio Apartments Hotel Vilamoura
Rio Apartments Vilamoura, Portugal - Algarve
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“Overlooking the swimming pool.”
Silverstreak2013, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room as far away from the pool/bar as possible, if you want a little more quiet”
juless975, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure to ask for a pool view room as they are the only ones that get sun.”
kingsland2014, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Would advise a higher foor due to dampness.”
28TP1957, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you have young children and like to be in bed before midnight then ask for a room away from the pool.”
JEWELSxx, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
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