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    Forte de Sao Joao da Barra

    Sitio da Fortaleza | Cabanas de Tavira, Cabanas, Tavira, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good18%
    • Average5%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “old fort” (3 reviews)
    “honesty bar” (3 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Wonderful 300 year old fort, but like being a guest in someone's home - it even has an honesty bar! Lovely rooms, kind and friendly staff, especially Cecelia, great views. They even have their own boat which ferries you too and from wonderful beaches. Can't...More

    Thank jwoody2016
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    Our experience here was fantastic and so relaxing. The manager (Claudia) was lovely and such a gracious hostess. The room, just off of a breathtaking courtyard, was clean, well-appointed and spacious--especially considering it was one of the smaller rooms. The pool is small but lovely...More

    Thank Andrea S
    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    Tough call here for a 5 or 4 score. First we really enjoyed it because for us the natural beauty and the views were just calming and peaceful away from the overcrowded and overbuilt of the area. As others described, it was an oasis and...More

    Thank ketel_always
    Reviewed 18 December 2016

    My husband and I stayed here for three nights during our two-week Portuguese honeymoon, and it was the perfect peaceful respite after a week of high-paced sightseeing in the cities. I don't think I've ever felt so at home in a hotel before. We arrived...More

    Thank Jill K
    Reviewed 6 October 2016

    We stayed in this heaven of peace for three days. Its private, nearly a sense of non commercial, very historic , yet much had been done to this beauty subtly and blending in to provide comfort and warmth. The hostess and staff welcoming and timless...More

    Thank Livius J
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$206 - US$222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
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    • Algarve >
    • Faro District >
    • Tavira >
    • Cabanas
    • Also Known As
    • Forte De Sao Joao Da Barra Hotel Cabanas De Tavira ,
    • Forte Algarve ,
    • Tavira Forte
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    Response from Ceci T | Reviewed this property |
    Many of the rooms do have air conditioning (ours did). In August we didn't really need it; I think in late September evenings must be very pleasant and cool. The place is amazing so don't let AC considerations get in the way... More
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    "Visit here in the early fall, when the weather is still great and the crowds are gone!"
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    "I don't know why the rooms in the house cost more. The new rooms have just as much space and character."
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    "The rooms built over the former soldiers' barracks foundation are modern but designed to showcase the..."
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    "Maybe a torch to navigate the walk back at night"
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