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Pension A Mare Bed & Breakfast

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Forestville, California
Reviewed 29 June 2014

A Mare B&B in Salema was the perfect cure for life's stresses. Our apartment C was comfortable, quiet, clean, and convenient. The Wi-Fi was fine, the bathroom was spacious, the balcony had a view of the ocean, and Bettina was helpful with arranging laundry needs and making restaurant recommendations. My friend was a bit put-off by the too-firm mattress, but...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 June 2014

This B & B is situated on the hill just above Salema. This means there are spectacular views from most rooms. However, be aware, this means luggage needs to be carried a significant distance up numerous steps. Our room had all that was necessary for a comfortable stay. We would have appreciated bigger duvets as they only just covered the...

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California
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We just spent three nights at A Mare. The rooms were clean and comfortable. We loved our outdoor terrace. Bettina is great. She recommended two restaurants and both were delicious. A Mare is in a good location. You can be on that wonderful Salema sand in a minute or two. We were very happy with everything and would stay there...

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Little Rock, AR
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Overall, we really enjoyed this B&B. Bettina was absolutely fabulous in helping us with whatever we needed, or any questions we had. We stayed in room #1 and we found it very comfortable and clean. The bed was very comfortable and the sleep quality was very good. However if you are a light sleeper, just know that at around 7am...

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1Thank Tracy-BO1
British Columbia
Reviewed 21 May 2014

In my opinion, this place has it all. Painted blue and white and perched on a steep hillside, it is reminiscent of the Greek Islands. Be prepared to climb some stairs. No two rooms are alike but probably all have magnificent views of the sea. There are lots of patios for sitting plus the dining room can be enjoyed on...

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2Thank Janis W
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2014

'A Mare' is very much like Salema itself, compact, friendly, quiet, simple, comfortable oh and steep!! Located up a flight of steps just back from the beach it offers a great view of the coast. The room was compact but comfortable with good wifi and an excellent bed, although the fridge was a little noisy. Breakfast was excellent with fresh...

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Mill City, Oregon
Reviewed 27 April 2014

We loved our stay at A Mare. Bettina is a wonderful host. Our bed was very comfortable and the best sleep we had in Portugal. Good quality and clean sheets, towels, etc. Location is great, views wonderful, breakfast excellent. All facilities are clean and well maintained. The abundant patios with chairs and perfect for morning tea/coffee to welcome the day...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Our time in the Algarve was a delight. We were there in the off season, it was beautiful and quiet. We sleep soundly and would awake at the great views of the ocean while having morning coffee. We had this area as a base for visiting the South West corner of the Algarve. We didn't want to leave. The beach...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 14 April 2014

From the moment of Batina's gracious welcome to the end of our sixth relaxing day at A Mare, we could not have found lodgings more accommodating to our large group's desire for opem communal space and sweeping sea views. Every room or suite is airy and cheerful and has a private and interesting outdoor space to enjoy. The breakfasts are...

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2Thank Maureen F
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 9 March 2014

We traveled in the off season, so it was beautiful and quiet. We specifically booked room 6 because of the ocean view from our room, with a terrace as well as a skylight where I watched the stars as I lay in bed. It was a little corner of paradise with a lovely breakfast with fresh squeezed orange juice, fruit,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A friendly B&B style guest house just 100 meters from a beautiful sandy beach. Free Wi-fi. Traditional fishing village with lots of local restaurants serving the catch of the day, 2 bars (no discos). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pension A Mare Bed & Breakfast

Address: Praia de Salema, Salema 8650-194, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Salema
Price Range: €60 - €85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Pension a Mare Bed And Breakfast
Pension a Mare Hotel Salema
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Go for either apartment if available.”
  • Nice balcony.
  • Comfortable Bedroom.
BJDOO, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room at a higher level. These rooms have a better view.”
rodneyr428, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The lower floors have easier access, the higher ones a better view.”
revatis, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Be prepared to walk up several steps to reach office, as well as room. Not too challenging”
clkbak, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top story large apartment, amazing views”
STLL7, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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