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Hotel Farol

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Ireland
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were two couples travelling around northern Portugal and we stayed for two nights in this hotel. our rooms were spacious and clean with a superb view from the balcony. This small hotel is located close to beaches, the beautiful harbour and the lighthouse. It's an excellent place to spend a few days and we hired bikes from the hotel...

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Kent
Reviewed 25 October 2015

After receiving a friendly greeting, we were delighted to be shown to a clean, spacious and attractive room with a superb view from the balcony. This small, three star hotel is located close to beaches, harbour and the lighthouse. It's an excellent place to spend a few days, especially if you have transport, and we were sorry to spend just...

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zingem belgium
Reviewed 25 March 2015

On a visiting trip to Aveiro region,we ended up asking for vacancy and price in this hotel.We were offered a superior room on the 2nd floor,including balcony overlooking the square with the lighthouse and the sea i.e.the entry into the aveiro laguna where all fishing and other vessels go in and out:great view.Room was spacious,clean and with splendid twin beds.Breakfast...

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Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel in the begging of January totally out of season and it was really grate experience! Absolutely perfect location 1 minute from the beach, very nice and sympathetic stuff, simple but good breakfast.. We really loved the staying and most probably will stay in the same place our next visit to Aveiro.. The hotel is 5...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Nice and friendly hotel close to the beach. Ask for a room on the 3º floor they are much better and new. The breakfast only opens at 8:30 a bit to late and poor. Very friendly staff and a nice cafeteria on the side.

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Reviewed 22 June 2014

This is a great place to stay if you want to be near the beach. The hotel is within walking distance of the beach (<1min) and the center of the village. Whether you are visiting Aveiro or Ilhavo, for leisure of business, this is a nice place to stay, during all the year. The staff is friendly and will make...

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Aveiro, Portugal
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Hotel Farol is a small boutique hotel, located in Praia da Barra, just in front of the lighthouse - one of tallest in Europe -, and it is less than one minute walk away from the beach. It is also close to Costa Nova (5min drive) and to the city center of Aveiro (10min drive). The staff is very friendly...

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Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 8 December 2011

I took this hotel just to get a rest on the way from Lisbon to Porto. But as I arrived, it looked really better than expected. To say the truth it looked just as a really good economy hotel. The stuff was friendly, they were fluent in English, gave all directions on landmarks in Aveiro and offered what to do...

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London
Reviewed 21 October 2008

I've written a fair amount of reviews for this site, and so far only been positive about the places we've stayed. Now I understand that the people who write negative reviews aren't just being picky or unlucky - there are bad hotels out there, and this is one of them. We are 30-year-old career break backpackers, and we're trying to...

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Additional Information about Hotel Farol

Address: Avenida Fernao Magalhaes | Largo do Farol - Praia da Barra, Ilhavo 3830-753, Portugal (Formerly Residencial Farol)
Region: Portugal > Northern Portugal > Aveiro District > Ilhavo
Price Range: €43 - €64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Farol 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“On the upper floor overlooking the coast”
 of 5 bubbles FourCrazyIrish, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the top floor with a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Holidayden, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
“ask for rooms on 2nd or 3th floor,as on the first you're just on top of the hotelbar/bistro(room 104/105): little noisy”
 of 5 bubbles swanny01, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the 3º floor”
 of 5 bubbles johnsS9704HP, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
“The last floor is the best, ask for a room there if available”
 of 5 bubbles 508andr_c, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
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