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Hotel Sol e Mar

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Located directly on the beach in the centre of Albufeira, the 4-star Sol e Mar Resort features 2 restaurants, 2 bars and a heated indoor pool. The Sol e Mar rooms benefit from private balconies with sea views, as well as a TV with satellite channels. Every room has a refrigerator and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer. Sunrise Restaurant serves lavish buffet meals accompanies by sea views; Sunset Restaurant offers a la carte regional and international cuisine. There is also a cocktail bar, an ice cream parlour and live evening entertainment. Hotel Sol e Mar is just 3 minutes' walk from Albufeira's Archaeological Museum. Bicycles can be rented from the hotel - perfect for exploring the old town and picturesque clifftops. Free Wi-Fi is available in its public areas. Faro International Airport is 30 minutes' drive from Hotel Sol e Mar. On-site car hire is available. Free public parking is available within 400 metres from the hotel
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Property amenities
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Bay View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
251Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
58Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews sea view circular bar rooms face the sea round bar old town beach level half board sound of the waves fantastic location indoor pool bit dated travel kettle bed and breakfast fifth floor gala dinner the cliff your doorstep
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The best part of this hotel is that every room has a balcony overlooking the sea.Very old fashioned 1960s style but undergoing modernising at the moment. Breakfast pathetic with tinned fruit horrible coffee and a 3 Star standard at very most. The best and only...More

Thank Clinton89
Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e MarResponded 3 days ago

We're sorry to hear that the service provided was not to your liking. We will work hard to rectify the situation. Thank you for your comment.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed half board. . Plent of midday food available on the street . Fab evening Christmas meal amazing meal . Little to do by day but wander . Good pool at hotel indoors reasonable . Not the place for disabled

Thank helene1943
Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e MarResponded 1 week ago

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. Looking forward to welcome you again for your next visit to Albufeiral!!! Kind regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for a short break and can't rate the hotel high enough, only 30 minutes transfer from Faro airport, wonderful location, only 20 seconds walk to the nearest restaurant/shop/bar... ideal location and although it's so central it's very quiet and peaceful at night as...More

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Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e MarResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your nice feedback and for publishing such as motivating words on TripAdvisor!!. I have shared your amazing comments to all the team who will take great pride in the level of service that they provide to our guests. We will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location right on the beach, very warn welcome and super friendly staff. Breakfast was OK. The property was build in 1965 and still looks like 1965 in the main public areas, could really use a refurbishment. Rooms basic but clean and great ocean views.More

Thank Paul L
Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e MarResponded 1 week ago

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. Your kind words are an incentive for all of us in our daily efforts for improving quality and service. Thank you very much for your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here one week. It's a brilliant location on the Old Town and on the beach. Built into the cliffs, all rooms have a glorious sea view. Staff are lovely and the bar area is beautiful. Just 2 details missing. An outdoor pool. And the...More

Thank klette0147
Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H, Manager at Hotel Sol e MarResponded 3 weeks ago

I would like to thank you on behalf of all the Hotel Sol e Mar staff for your kind feedback. It is a pleasure for us to know that you have had a perfect and lovely stay in our hotel due to our service. We...More

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Ian S
3 December 2018|
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In winter just until 08.30pm
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murphy1960
18 November 2018|
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Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H | Property representative |
Thank you for booking Hotel Sol e Mar. If you need transfer from Faro airport to the hotel Sol e Mar we can book it for you. We just need your flight details (date, flight number and arrival time) at least 3 days before the... More
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murphy1960
16 November 2018|
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Response from Hotel Sol e Mar... H | Property representative |
Thank you for booking Hotel Sol e Mar. If you need transfer from Faro airport to the hotel Sol e Mar we can book it for you. We just need your flight details (date, flight number and arrival time) at least 3 days before the... More
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"request sea view"
paullJ8731BF
2 weeks ago
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"All rooms are beach facing"
Wanderer816383
4 weeks ago
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"Rooms on levels 2 and 3 are quieter - all rooms have exceptional views"
592suek
4 weeks ago
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"higher rooms quieter"
IreneC48
2 Nov 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$47 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
sol e mar hotelhotel sol e mar albufeira
LOCATION
PortugalAlgarveFaro DistrictAlbufeira
NUMBER OF ROOMS
74
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