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Pestana Dom Joao II

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Travellers talk about
“sea view”(183 reviews)
“indoor pool”(104 reviews)
“golfing trip”(23 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Poolside Bar
Fitness centre
Spa
4 Star Hotel
The Pestana D. João II is a is a 4-star hotel overlooking the sandy Alvor beach with calm, crystal clear waters. It is only 10 minutes on foot from the town centre, very close to the Alvor river. Take a dive into one of the 2 outdoor saltwater swimming pools surrounded by lush and...
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Marginal de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-021, Portugal
34.9 miles to Faro Airport
150 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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All reviewssea viewindoor poolgolfing tripbeach barpestana domminute walklovely hotelcrazy golfbed and breakfast basisdirect accessfresh fruitbar pricesplenty of choicebeautiful beachhalf boardsteam roomalvor town
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a really fantastic holiday. The staff, all of them, were just amazing. The hotel itself is situated perfectly - beach 2 min walk, pool in between the hotel and the beach - lovely. the grounds are extensive and beautifully kept. Ample sun beds...More

1  Thank MFent0n
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just returned from a week’s holiday in Alvor with my parents & husband. We treated my parents to this holiday & it didn’t disappoint. Hotel is slightly out of the town but a short walk or taxi ride (€5 including a tip) will bring you...More

1  Thank LauraMcC03
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just returned from Alvor. Fantastic place to go. Hotel has super location for both beach and town. Only downside if I am to be picky would be hotel is in need of a paint and carpet overhaul but apart from that I would have no...More

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2  Thank LeighBolger
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I just came back from a week's stay here. We were in Alvor for a wedding and decided to make it into our holiday for the year too. The breakfast was lovely with lots of choice: bread, rolls, fruit, yogurt, healthy corner,...More

2  Thank Fernio M
Response from Manager_DJoaoII, Gestor at Pestana Dom Joao IIResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mr. Fernio M, We would like to thank you for the time taken to share your opinion with us and future guests of Pestana Dom João II. Achieving quality and our guests’ satisfaction standards is our daily goal. Thus, we assure you that your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Reception staff were helpful.. No offer to show us where the villa was or offer to help with luggage. The villa was clean,but certainly not updated..Painted the walls,same furniture paintings etc.. Kitchen was certainly not updated..washing machine taken out but plumbing and waste still open..Same...More

4  Thank Marian B
Response from Manager_DJoaoII, Gestor at Pestana Dom Joao IIResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest Marian B, Thank you for taking the time to gives us your opinion about our facilities and services. Unfortunately we didn’t meet all your expectations. Kindly accept our sincerest apologies for the inconvenience. Thank you very much for your preference in staying with...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$63 - US$503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Alvor
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Alvor
#4 Romantic Hotel in Alvor
#4 Luxury Hotel in Alvor
#5 Family Hotel in Alvor
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$63 - US$503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Alvor
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Alvor
#4 Romantic Hotel in Alvor
#4 Luxury Hotel in Alvor
#5 Family Hotel in Alvor
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (810)
Room & Suite (386)
Pool & Beach (224)
Dining (111)
Amenities (62)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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blake46
15 July 2018|
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Response from Simone S |
Can’t recall if it opened at 8 or 10
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mjc27_11
11 July 2018|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
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vonn2710
10 July 2018|
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Response from mackenziejames33 | Reviewed this property |
We booked transfers to courses as part of our package. Courses too far away for using buggies. You should be able to book car/ minibus independently. Try asking at hotel -they will be able to help.
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"Sea view is recommended although I don't know the cost."
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"choose a sea view"
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"Rooms on the ground floor are preferable as there are only 2 lifts and there's a great view from any of..."
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"Pay extra for pool sea view"
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