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Penina Hotel & Golf Resort

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
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Poolside Bar
Fitness centre
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Spa
5 Star Hotel
Set within a magnificent 360 acre estate of never ending gardens, unforgettable sounds and aromas of nature, the resort features 188 rooms and suites. Discover the renowned local beaches, enjoy complimentary transportation to the hotels beach concessionary with beach bar and a selection...
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Penina | PO Box 146, Portimao 8500-336, Portugal
56,6 km to Faro Airport
6.1 km from Praia Da Rocha
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is good course, albeit It's not over long off the yellow tees. However, it is very well designed and you need the play your ball into the correct positions for your approach shots. The greens are very good, well paced and fairly flat....even I...More

Thank robnh61
Response from G R, Guest Relations Manager at Penina Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear robnh61, We have read your review and we thank you for having shared your recent golfing experience on tripadvisor. We hope to greet you back soon, to once again challenge the Sir Henry Cotton Championship Course, and if we can be of assistance, please...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Second visit - last one 16 years ago. Not much changed though obviously rooms freshened up. Rooms are too cramped but the air con reasonably efficient. Wifi was flaky and virtually non-existent at the pool. Pool closing at 7 seemed a bit bizarre? Lunch service...More

Thank r21442
Response from G R, Guest Relations Manager at Penina Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear r21442, Thank you so much for your return visit to our Resort, after 16 years, and for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. As you wrote, not much changed, as we have a very traditional ambiance, but the rooms have been...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not many that have not heard about or even stayed at the Penina Hotel & Golf Resort. This was the first 18 holes of golf in the Algarve and first to have a Hotel on site (a resort complex). Fundamentally it has not...More

Thank Simon T
Response from G R, Guest Relations Manager at Penina Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 6 days ago

Dear Simon T, We are so happy and delighted to learn that your stay with us was such an enjoyable experience. Nothing can be more gratifying! Our constant aim is to provide exceptional service to our Guests and so we are pleased that you have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can check out but never leave - so many guest keep coming back time after time - you see guests you’ve seen before and as for staff - they retain the same dependable staff who are excellent and even remember you from visit to...More

Thank ReallyBadHat
Response from G R, Guest Relations Manager at Penina Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear ReallyBadHat, How delightful it is to read such a great review about our Resort, a classic, comfortable and traditional Hotel, like “Algarve’s Hotel California”. We are truly grateful for your words and for having taken the time to review on Tripadvisor. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Possibly the finest greens I have ever played. Lets start with the good stuff....of which there is plenty!! Penina is located close to the great town of Alvor. Fantastic restaurants and nightlife. It depends what time you get a taxi but it varies between 8-12...More

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Response from G R, Guest Relations Manager at Penina Hotel & Golf ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Shabba81, We would like to thank you for your recent stay at our Resort, and for taking the time to post on Tripadvisor your experience and recommendation, which is truly appreciated! We are extremely happy to see that you had a great time, and...More

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Set within a magnificent 360 acre estate of never ending gardens, unforgettable sounds and aromas of nature, the resort features 188 rooms and suites. Discover the renowned local beaches, enjoy ...More complimentary transportation to the hotels beach concessionary with beach bar and a selection of water sports or simply relax by the Olympic size swimming pool. Other leisure options include 6 tennis courts, a football pitch, fitness room, running trail, sauna and beauty treatments, children’s club, 18-hole Sir Henry Cotton Championship Golf Course, 9-hole Academy course and 9-hole Resort course. A selection of 5 restaurants caters for all tastes and occasions. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
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Tennis Court
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On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jayneandgwyn
26 June 2018|
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The Hotel provides a complimentary shuttle service to the Dunas Restaurant and Beach Club, in Alvor, from June to September. It takes approximately 10 to 15 minutes with the shuttle service. It is not recommendable to walk... More
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fussygirl06
2 June 2018|
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