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Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a lovely week here out of season. Was very quiet just what we needed. Staff very friendly and helpful nothing was too much trouble. Hotel very clean. Gardens/swimming pool area very clean and tidy. Strip very quiet and most places closed for the season. The old town was more lively but still shops and bar closed this time of... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First time at Vila Petra,we where upgraded when we arrived,nice,clean apartment,can't comment on food as we booked self catering,plenty of places to eat out and have a drink.Due to a family bereavement we had to cut the Holiday short,and try and get a flight home.The staff on the front desk where very good,Numu was most helpful and could not do... More 

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1 Thank danny w
Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent the first three weeks of November at the Vila Petra, something we had done last year as well. Once again, the experience was made memorable by the wonderful staff - most of whom remembered us from last visit; the attention paid to cleanliness; and the available amenities that enhanced our time there. The facility is quietly being upgraded,... More 

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1 Thank Dennis V
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

have stayed here many times and can fault nothing. courteous staff, who remember you from previous visits, reception, bar, everybody. will defnitely be back next year. a bit of building work was going on this time but nothing to hinder the hotel guests.

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Thank 1946liz
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in November 2016. All staff at the hotel have been welcoming, friendly and helpful. The one bed apartment we stayed in is just as photos on website. It is very clean and well maintained as is all areas of this hotel. We stayed half board and had a wide choice of food at breakfast, hot food, breads, cheese,... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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42 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently travelled to Portugal for a family wedding. We stayed in Vila Petra and were very pleased with its location and amenities. There was an issue of the indoor pool being closed one day due to vermin infestation which was concerning as we'd had the six month old in the pool the previous day, but this could happen anywhere.... More 

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County Westmeath, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did plenty of research before I booked this and I found the reviews here very accurate so there's no point in me repeating what everyone else has said so I'll try mention other bits The shop on the grounds IS very basic but handy, it's not as expensive as some have made out. The staff in the bar/snack bar/reception/cleaners... More 

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2 Thank Peter D
Ireland
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here 1st week in November. The hotel was quiet which suited us as our son is autistic. Can't fault the place, staff courteous, apartment spotless. We asked for a quiet room and we certainly got one, no disturbance at night. The indoor pool was a great addition to our stay as the outdoor pool was fairly cool this time... More 

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Manager_Vila_Petra, Manager at Vila Petra Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your feedback and we are happy to acknowledge how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. Your comments are highly appreciated because they motivate us to continue to welcome our guests better. We look forward to welcoming you again at Vila Petra. Kind Regards, The Manager More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a week at the Vila Petra, and will definately be back. The hotel is spotlessly clean, the staff are very friendly and helpful and the a la carte menu was superb. Our stay was at the beginning of November, so obviously the hotel was fairly quiet, which suited us. Although some bars and restaurants on the strip... More 

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Manager_Vila_Petra, Manager at Vila Petra Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your feedback and we are happy to acknowledge how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. Your comments are highly appreciated because they motivate us to continue to welcome our guests better. We look forward to welcoming you again at Vila Petra. Kind Regards, The Manager More 

Leitrim
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here recently and couldn't fault a thing. Everything was perfect. We stayed in an apartment which was very clean and serviced daily. The hotel is close to the New Town strip, 10 minutes walk from the beach and only about twenty minutes walk from Old Town or €5 taxi spin.

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Manager_Vila_Petra, Manager at Vila Petra Aparthotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your feedback and we are happy to acknowledge how much you have enjoyed your stay with us. Your comments are highly appreciated because they motivate us to continue to welcome our guests better. We look forward to welcoming you again at Vila Petra. Kind Regards, The Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Vila Petra Aparthotel

Address: Rua Mouzinho de Albuquerque | Areias de São João, Albufeira 8200-356, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Albufeira
Price Range: €35 - €144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vila Petra Aparthotel 4*
Number of rooms: 141
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Vila Petra Aparthotel Albufeira, Portugal - Algarve
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“rooms on front of Hotel get the sun from about 11am till 5pm in November”
 of 5 bubbles dannyw164, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“rooms overlooking pool are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 1946liz, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Superior rooms have larger balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Fiatwrecker, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pool view!”
 of 5 bubbles 687carlam, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Twin room pool veiw”
 of 5 bubbles V901OKericr, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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