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    Vilalara Thalassa Resort

    Praia das Gaivotas | Alporchinhos, Porches 8400-450, Portugal
    011 351 282 320 000
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good21%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private beach” (49 reviews)
    “tennis courts” (21 reviews)
    “junior suite” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Poolside Bar
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    As the title states, I had mixed feelings about this hotel. I would have preferred to stay in some smaller boutique hotels, but we were attracted to this one for the beach access and views. The view of the private beach did not disappoint -...More

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    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Room was spacious and clean, beautiful bathroom, linen and attention to detail. All staff were professional, helpful and friendly in providing a first class environment and service. Pools, restaurants and bar areas are stylish without being over 'upper class'. A wonderful mix of high standards...More

    4  Thank Della2512
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This hotel wasn't bad but I would sum up the staff in one word: confused. To start, we had no idea how or where to park our car. When we arrived we pulled up to the check in and the staff valeted the car to...More

    Thank Tina S
    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    My husband and I spent a week at Vilalara for our honeymoon and had such a wonderful time. The entire resort is beautiful with several and fits so well into the natural landscape of the area. There are beautiful flowers and trees everywhere which add...More

    Thank Meghan P
    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    I visited Vilalara Thalasso resort the second time. Everything fullfilled my expectations. The staff is very friendly, the spa excellent, the breakfast board extraordinary, the rooms well designed. The location just at the private beach is comfortable. I recommended this wonderfull place to everyone.

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    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Porches
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Porches
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    • Number of rooms
    • 131
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    • Algarve >
    • Faro District >
    • Porches
    • Also Known As
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    Shmbots
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from mtbLondon | Reviewed this property |
    I didn't know what's customary in Portugal so we used the general UK rule: 5-10% depending on service. Usually I try to use cash direct to the individual rather than adding to a bill when paying with a card.
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    Response from MarcHumphries | Reviewed this property |
    From memory there are ash trays on the balcony - so it's a yes - as long as you're not next to me...
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    Response from carcar_13 | Reviewed this property |
    SwimmingTowels are provided at the pools and the beach. The nearest shops are at Porches about 25 mins or a 5 min drive. The International supermarket is the nearest for food and is minutes by car. Armacao de Pera iand s... More
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    "pool view a little more expensive or garden view. This is a large resort."
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    "We stayed in room 900 and something - great views"
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    "We had an 'Emotion' suite, opposite children's play area, not the best. Check before you book."
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    "4315 or 4314 are very quiet rooms"
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