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Lund, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 15 September 2011

If you want a taste of paradise you should do like my husband and I do every Summer since years back: spend a couple of weeks at El Faro! Far away from confusion, noise and stress, instead you get a beautiful, stunnig part of mother nature when it shows up it´s very best! A wonderful water to swim in where... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2011

Lovely hotel in a beautiful setting. Positives: - Amazing sea view, make sure you get a room with a sea view. - we loved the 'beach' cut into the cliff face... Great if you are not a fan of sand - very good customer service, friendly staff - stylish terrace area, for drinks, also has free wifi access, which almost... More 

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Reviewed 29 August 2011

We chose the El Faro hotel as a venue for our wedding reception as the setting and hotel is second to none. The views across the bay are stunning and the hotel itself is beautiful. We, and all of our guests, had a truly amazing day and the staff were so helpful and polite. The location is great for holiday... More 

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Paris, France
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Reviewed 26 August 2011

beautiful spot, nice hotel. rooms are a little bite small but all with beautiful seaview

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Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 19 July 2011

If you go to Alghero don't miss this magnificent hotel. A white palace though a rustic and simple one will await you. Impeccable service full of warmth, beautiful rooms (ask for one with a view), gorgeous sun-bathing in total privacy, exquisite food, and a staff with a built-in smile. I only offer one piece of advice. Freshen up the spa.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 June 2011

we went to Il Faro and had the most amazing time.We were so well looked after. Humour, efficiency and warmth. Liked it so much we stayed an extra 2 nights and would definately go back again.

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Reviewed 20 June 2011

We booked this hotel at the last minute after a very disappointing experience in another part of Sardinia. We were so happy that we did. From the first moment we arrived, the staff couldn't do enough for us. Without even asking we were upgraded to a suite. The room itself was fantastic. It was large, had two bathrooms o(ne each)... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 May 2011

We had a fantastic visit to El Faro Hotel in Italy. The location is amazing on a cliff and the water is clear blue. We met very friendly staff that made our stay so nice. It is a bit outside Alghero, and it was very calm, which I think is great for relaxation and vaccation.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 20 October 2010

Pros: rooms clean (but relatively small). Cons: - no wireless or wired internet (although we had been promised that in advance). Just checking your emails on Blackberry will run you frightening roaming fees. - no beach - pool is not heated, hence 19°C (in October) - meal quality is unpredictable: sometimes decent, other times totally unacceptable (e.g. EUR for a... More 

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elfaromng, Direttore vendite at El Faro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer, we regret to note his opinion about the hotel. We note, however, that as you have specified has paid half the price, becouse room was reserved from Another hotel . The price paid was for a double room withh sea view .You was 4 persone and Family room needed to pay a supplement, but you would not pay... More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 7 October 2010

Perfect situated, nested at the end of the road on top of a small cliff, with direct acces to the sea. Rooms were note very large, but very nice, bathroom excellent, but the best was the view, with the sea just in front of the hotel. The only problem we had was small mosquitos, which were quite aggressive during night.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
El Faro Hotel Restaurant
El Faro Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, European
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Faro Hotel, ammazing place, intimate and elegant project by the illustrious Sardinian architect Antonio Simon Mossa, stands in the wonderful scene of Baia delle Ninfe(the Nymph Bay), immersed in the surrounding nature. Designed over the idea of a boat anchored at sea, it has an equipped marina area, seawater swimming pools, spa services and WI-FI zones. It is only 10 minutes away from Alghero and the airport Alghero-Fertilia. Paris Alghero its only 2 hours fly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Faro Hotel

Address: Localita Porto Conte, 07041, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
Region: Italy > Sardinia > Province of Sassari > Alghero
Price Range: €72 - €1,043 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — El Faro Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
El Faro Alghero
El Faro Hotel Alghero, Sardinia
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Alghero
#6 Business Hotel in Alghero
#6 Romantic Hotel in Alghero
#6 Luxury Hotel in Alghero
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