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Overview of Grand House - Relais & Chateaux

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On the beach, fishing
On the beach, fishing
Outdoor pool
Infinity pool

Grand House - Relais & Chateaux

5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCacela Velha Beach23 min drive
    Popular LocationRia Formosa Natural Park23 min drive
    Popular LocationCabanas Beach29 min drive

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Medium River Room

No guest room rating
  • Marina view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Small Attic Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Grand Family Suite

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Grand River Suite

  • Marina view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Small Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Medium Plus Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Grand Deluxe Junior Suite

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Small Plus Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Medium Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Grand House Suite

  • Marina view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Vila Real Santo Antonio

Located in Vila Real Santo Antonio, Grand House - Relais & Chateaux is in the city centre and on the beach. Shoppers can visit Islantilla Shopping Centre, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Monte Gordo Beach and Verde Beach.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Marques de Pombal Square - 2 min walk
  • Vila Real Santo Antonio Harbour - 6 min walk
  • Cacela Velha Beach - 23 min drive
  • Ria Formosa Natural Park - 23 min drive
  • Cabanas Beach - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Vila Real de Santo Antonio Station - 11 min walk
  • Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.) - 44 min drive

Restaurants

  • Grand Salon — 1 min walk
  • Grand Salon — 1 min walk
  • O Pescador - 3 min walk
  • Snack Bar 2000 - 3 min walk
  • Restaurante Pisa II - 3 min walk

About this property

Grand House - Relais & Chateaux

5-star luxury hotel near Vila Real Santo Antonio Harbour
Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has 2 bars/lounges and 24-hour room service. Free cooked-to-order breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 30 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
Grand House - Relais & Chateaux offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and free toiletries. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean & Safe (Portugal)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Off-site parking available (EUR 10 per day)
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Hiking/biking trails

Family friendly

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated entire property – October 2018
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Individually decorated
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Guests will receive an email 5 days before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 January 2020 to 26 February 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 25 per accommodation, per day
1 per room (up to 22 lbs/10 kg)
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 1.0 per person, per night for adults; EUR 0.5 per night for guests aged 11-13 years old. This tax does not apply to children under 11 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 10 per day
  • Pet fee: EUR 25 per accommodation, per day
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
Tax ID - 510913199
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Property registration number 8210

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Grand House Algarve Hotel Vila Real Santo Antonio
Grand House Algarve Hotel
Grand House Algarve Vila Real Santo Antonio
House Algarve Vila Real to An
Grand House Algarve
Grand House Relais & Chateaux
Grand House - Relais & Chateaux Hotel
Grand House - Relais & Chateaux Vila Real Santo Antonio
Grand House - Relais & Chateaux Hotel Vila Real Santo Antonio

Frequently asked questions

4.7
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 19 out of 22 reviews
5 - Excellent 86%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 22 reviews
4 - Good 5%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 22 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 22 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 22 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Calm and relaxing beautiful decor and helpful staff. Couldn’t ask for more.
Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
New Year’s Eve stay
New Year’s Eve excecptial fab 5 course dinner great entertainment
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Bringing the elegance of the pass to today’s world
Very enjoyable food great and the staff were exceptional. Definitely recommend to our friends and family and we will make every effort to return.The beach house is amazing and must great in the summer.I must say the decor is unbelievable and a credit to the designers.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019