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    Vila Joya

    Praia da Gale, Albufeira 8201-902, Portugal
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good6%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Banquet Room
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    As the weather was beautiful, we had lunch outside on the terrace. We were presented with the four course lunch menu, and although I am sure that we could have had alternatives, we decided to 'go with the flow'. Right decision! The meal was delicious,...More

    Thank fconwayhughes
    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Vila Joya is not a hotel it`s a “fabric” of emotions and unique experiences – either sensitives and even espirituals. Here I learned to appreciate to most sophisticated and creative gastronomy in the world, having had the privilege of attending several Vila Joya´s International Gourmet...More

    Thank Victoria F
    Reviewed 26 November 2016

    Lovely, serene, welcoming, and simple too. Well constructed small boutique "resort" with a lovely little spa containing Steam room (with cold showers in it), Sauna, Tropical Storm rain rooms, a shower with a bucket of cold water you can dump on your head, a hot...More

    1  Thank nico848
    Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

    This place is like a sanctuary and every time we come back your shoulders drop and you feel immediately relaxed. It's so close to the beach so easy to pop down for a dip. The two pools are lovely too. The one by the spa...More

    1  Thank Tripfunkycb1
    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    We went for a 3-night stay (a "special offer") with friends who have been going here for many years and raving about it, we now understand why. The hotel is located in a smart residential area but once you go through the gate you are...More

    Thank William L
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$424 - US$1,945 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in Albufeira
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Albufeira
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Albufeira
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Albufeira
    • #21 Romantic Hotel in Albufeira
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Portugal >
    • Algarve >
    • Faro District >
    • Albufeira
    • Also Known As
    • Vila Joya Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve ,
    • Vila Joya Hotel Albufeira
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    glsebs
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
    Dear Sir or Madam, Thank you for your question. We are able to offer a lighter room service menu served on your terrace or balcony or alternatively there are many wonderful restaurants close by which we will be happy to... More
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    bertie
    28 November 2016|
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    Response from VilaJoya | Property representative |
    Dear Bertie Thank you for your interest in coming to visit Vila Joya. Regarding your query, we are a small boutique hotel that whilst happily accepts children, has limited child facilities. As a consequence, we do not tend... More
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    "The lower level terrace rooms are lovely and you can walk straight out onto the lawn."
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    "The suites are definitely worth the price"
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    "The best room in the main house has a lounge area,walk in wardrobe ,huge bath and specious private terrace..."
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