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Jardim do Vau

Praia do Vau, 8500-820 Portimão, Faro, Portugal
+351 282 430 500

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based on 663 reviews
Jardim do Vau - Portimão, Portugal
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 2.6 km
Location rating 9.1
Nearest airport Faro
Distance to airport 54.0 km


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bin for recycling in 3 reviews
close to the beach in 46 reviews
distance to shops and restaurants in 14 reviews
friendly hotel in 7 reviews
good facilities in 18 reviews
good food in 14 reviews
great restaurants in 17 reviews
location is fantastic in 46 reviews
lounge chairs in 5 reviews
needs refurbishing in 6 reviews
neighbours were saying in 7 reviews
nice room in 16 reviews
nice view in 5 reviews
outdoor pool in 39 reviews
playground for children in 4 reviews
pool bar closed in 18 reviews
poor service in 9 reviews
praia in 8 reviews
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restaurant was excellent value in 14 reviews
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staff were friendly in 37 reviews
  • Excellent
    Nov 2019

    Very Clean place. Inside pool very good condition.

  • Good
    Nov 2019

    Very spacious and clean - excellent location.

    The pilow was too soft and unconfortable to me, and I am sure it would be changed in case we complained, but as it was only 1 night stand I didn't. It was quite noisy early in the morning, I believe this is because the bedroom was on the ground floor, facing the main road.

  • Excellent
    Sep 2019

    Very well located, just in front of the beach; Perfect for some vacations with small children because beach and pool are perfect to entertain them. If this is not enough, there is also a small park for them to play;

    Buildings are a bit old and an overall remake of the apartments would be advised; Even though cooking is possible, if you want to eat out, there are some restaurants nearby but a wider variety would require some sort of transportation;

  • Mediocre
    Aug 2019

    I liked the location of the property. Beyond that there was little to like.

    This aparthotel needs to have a major renovation. It’s at least 25 years overdue. The inside of the room was not only severely dated, it was dirty and uncomfortable. The master bed mattress was so thin and barren that I got poked with springs all night long. The pull out sofa bed with its 3 inch thick mattress my 5-year-old slept on was actually more comfortable. My kids feet were black if they didn’t wear their shoes in the room. There were black hairs behind the bathroom door (we are blondes and brunettes), a giant hairball in the kitchen. There were no toiletries, the washer/dryer barely worked (I had to hang every piece of laundry I washed), no detergent to wash any dishes we used. The walls of the room were paper thin and we could hear road noise and the 11 pm dumpster pick up like it was in the room with us. The WiFi signal was unreliable and weak. The main pool was frigid and the most shallow point as over 5ft deep. My kids are great swimmers, but the pool wasn’t enjoyable because they couldn’t touch anywhere and we were told no floats were allowed. They did have two kiddie pools but they were tiny and only 1.5 ft deep., which weren’t much fun for the 8 and 9 year olds. We had breakfast on site once, and that was enough. The food was not good. We also ate at the pool bar one afternoon. We sat down at 11:58 and the waiter promptly told us they didn’t serve lunch until 12. I said that is only two minutes away, so I think we can wait. Well, the food again wasn’t good and the whole process took 2 hours!! Ridiculous amount of time for chicken nuggets and burgers to be served and eaten. Overall the hotel was run down, uncomfortable and unfriendly. I would look elsewhere. Conversely we stayed at Martinhal Chiado aparthotel while in Lisbon and it was outstanding. Clean, awesome service, comfortable. Wish we would have chosen their Sagres location for the second half of our trip.

  • Excellent
    Jul 2019

    It was clean and well laid out

    The beds were a little uncomfortable

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With a stay at Jardim do Vau in Portimao, you'll be connected to the convention center, within a 5-minute drive of Rocha Beach and Vau Beach. Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Planning an event in Portimao? This apartment has 1615 square feet (150 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.



Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

8.6 Excellent

based on 663 reviews









Things to know

  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Clean rooms
  • Beach nearby

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Policies vary by room type and provider.


Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Business centre
Car hire
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
Game room
Hot tub
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
No smoking
Beauty salon
24-hour front desk
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Free parking
Pool table
Storage available
Concierge service
Laundry facilities
Child pool
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Pets not allowed
Steam room
Currency exchange on-site
Laundry service
Scuba diving
Express check out
Cable or satellite TV

FAQs when booking at Jardim do Vau

Where is Jardim do Vau located?

Jardim do Vau is located at Praia do Vau, 2.6 km from the centre of Portimão. Praia do Vau is the closest landmark to Jardim do Vau.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Jardim do Vau?

Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Jardim do Vau.

Does Jardim do Vau offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Jardim do Vau offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Jardim do Vau offer free parking?

Yes, Jardim do Vau offers free parking.

Does Jardim do Vau offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Jardim do Vau does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Jardim do Vau from the airport?

Jardim do Vau is 54 km from Faro.

Can you bring pets to Jardim do Vau?

No, pets are not allowed at Jardim do Vau.

Does Jardim do Vau have a pool?

Yes, Jardim do Vau has a pool on-site.


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Most popular landmarks

  • Praia do Vau 170 m
  • Praia do Alemão 331 m
  • Pestana Alto Golf 0.8 km
  • Algarve Casino 1.1 km
  • Playa de los Tres Hermanos 1.7 km
  • Praia da Rocha 2.4 km

Getting Around

Faro 54 km
Huelva 143.2 km
San Juan del Puerto 153.5 km

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