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luxuary air conditioned 2 bedroom family apartment with free fast internett

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms (one ensuite). 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Modern apartment Ideal for family rent. Situated on a raised, south facing site, with nice front garden. Typical Algarvian beaches located close by, with free, regular transport to beach and town square. Four outdoor pools (one heated) and 4 cafe/bars on the complex. All the comforts of home and more. If you don't feel like going out, this apartment is ideal for sunbathers, as it has an ideal ground floor patio. For those familiar with the club, the blue house is now open as another restaurant and pool area. At this apartment you have a modern flat screen t.v. where you can connect a computer or exterior hard drive and enjoy your own viewing. Cable t.v. is installed with numerous English films and series' . A d.v.d player is also installed with a selection of films supplied. A big bonus is that high speed internet is supplied free of any charges.


Owner
John Mac Erlean
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Alpouvar in Albufeira

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , En-suite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Stand alone
  • The first bathroom is attached to main bedroom (en suite) with lots of space and a large vanity area. The second bathroom is next to the second bedroom and is just slightly smaller and also contains a vanity area. Both bathrooms are equipped with adjustable power showers.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom en suite - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Spacious en suite bedroom with very generous storage space to suit 2 people. Second bedroom is also a double with ample storage space and is situated next to second bathroom. Both bathrooms are equipped with really hot power showers (temperature is adjustable) On request we can install extra needs likes cot etc.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
While smoking is not forbidden, I would request that residents smoke outside as much as possible. Internet facilities are available at reception. The reception operates a 24 hour service and is available to sort out your problems. You may also book taxis and tourist attractions from there. Please note, towels for beach and pool use are NOT supplied and apartment towels are not for outside use. A hairdryer is also supplied at the apartment thus reducing your luggage weight. There are a number of novels supplied which may be exchanged free of charge at reception. Cable t.v. is installed, t.v. has H.D.M.I. input for computer or external hard drive (cable not supplied) there is also a large selection of d.v.d. supplied and an ample supply of novels.

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luxuary air conditioned 2 bedroom family apartment with free fast internett
average rating of 4.785714 based on 14 reviews
5

Wish we were still there!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing holiday and loved this apartment, as another review states the pictures don't do it justice. The living space is larger than it looks and the private veranda is a perfect place to relax. John was very helpful and we enjoyed a lovely meal at the restaurant he recommended and we appreciated the transfers being organised. We used Uber for all our travelling needs which was great as they pick you up right outside the apartment if you leave your phone at the kitchen window!!! The wee shop in the complex is fine for your basics and the campsite shop has a slightly larger range but we used Aldi's for our large shop and got everything we were looking for there. The housekeeper was very helpful and her local knowIedge helped us greatly. I would definitely recommend this apartment and wish we were still there!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your much appreciates comments. It's always good to hear when enjoyed my favourite home from home.
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5

Spacious and clean apartment w/ aircon & all mod cons on a complex w/ 4 pools & lovely gardens

  • 5 of 5

I stayed for 10 days (10-21 July) with family and would definitely recommend this apartment and Clube Albufeira. The apartment is clean and comfortable with everything you need, communication with the owner is easy, very responsive to emails. Easy access from the apartment to a choice of 4 clean and spacious pools on the complex (and you don't have to get up at the crack of dawn to get a sun lounger - usually filled up between 9:30 and 10 a.m.). Mini market, 2 restaurants, children's playground, crazy golf, volley ball court, pétanque and pool bars on site, as well as a shuttle service to town (which we did not use as we hired a car). The car came in very handy as one of our party had knee problems and therefore the fairly steep slopes on the complex were a struggle but there is ample parking close to each pool so it wasn't a problem and the car was great for exploring a bit further afield. The distances to each pool are short, so slopes not a problem for the rest of the party (aged 6, 8, 39 and 69). The resort is well maintained with lovely gardens. The apartment has a lovely terrace and garden, sunny all day, patio furniture, sun loungers and a good BBQ.

Aqua aerobics at different pools throughout the week if you want to join in, there is a kids club (which we didn't use).

Thanks John, wouldn't hesitate to return!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jennah it was a pleasure to host you and your family. It's wonderful to read such a glowing report on my apartment, It makes all worthwhile.
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5

Excellent apartment and on site facilities

  • 5 of 5

Just back after spending 14 nights in this fantastic apartment which is ideally located in the centre of the club with easy access to the pools, bars and restaurants on site. The apartment is very well equipped and the living area spacious, the photos do not do full justice to this property. The outside garden area is great and fully echo the comments of others that it provides a safe environment to relax if you have young children.

We chose not to hire a car and instead opted to just use taxis which can be booked at the club reception for a small charge. €5 will get you into the old town and even when we went further afield to the Zoomarine water/theme park it was only €15 each way (Note: there is a free bus service available from the club, but we wanted the flexibility to come/go as we pleased).

As well as the mini market on site and the slightly larger shop over the road at the camp site there is a Pingo Doce supermarket about 1.5km down the road which stocks most things you might need during your stay. Also nearby is Restaurante A Cocheira, ideal if you're looking for a change from what is available on site and don't fancy venturing too far, the service and the food on our visit were both first class.

John has been a pleasure to deal with from the initial booking right up to the end of our stay, always prompt to respond to any questions or queries we have had.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am over the moon that a guest would take the time to write such a long and wonderful review. It's always a pleasure for me and my housekeepers to satisfy our guests.
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4

Just as described

  • 4 of 5

Just spent a week in this apartment before heading off to another location, and a week wasn't long enough. It was just as described, if anything, the photos don't do it justice. I went with my partner and two children (3 & 2 years) and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The grass area outside the terrace was great for kids. It was quite private and felt safe. The complex itself was great, and we spent most of our days at the 'top pool' where we'd eat lunch too. The staff on site at the complex were fantastic, so polite. We would definitely look at going back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Must say a million thank's for this review. You really make me feel so proud, I know it's a great apartment and it makes it even better to know that a complete stranger agrees, look forward to hosting you again in the future.
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Lovely apartment, clean and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our 11 night stay in the apartment which was in a quiet location and had a patio and garden where we could relax on sun loungers when not using the pool. The owner was extremely helpful and we would recommend this apartment for either couples or a family. We walked into the town every evening where there are many restaurants to chose from one of our favourites is Ricardo's. The Portugese people are really friendly and it was a perfect, relaxing holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sharon and family. It was a real pleasure to host you and your family. Thank you for your review and for leaving the apartment as you found it. It's always a thrill for me to get a good review as it's the way I feel about my pride and joy in Lovely Portugal. As you said sometimes it's the Portuguese peoples' friendliness that keeps us coming back.
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5

Spacious 2 bedroom apartment

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment for 10 nights and had a great time. The apartment is spacious, well equipped and clean . We loved the private garden ,ideal with our young children . The apartment is close to 2 of the pools ,one of them is the main pool which we used most days. There is also a little shop that sell's essentials close to the apartment. Would defiantly recommend both apartment and complex. Also owner very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted to know that all was I promised it would be. Would be glad to have you back again as my housekeeper also spoke highly of your family.
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
on site
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Salgados
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Ferreiras
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A22 and A2
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
on site
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
fishermans
Car: not necessary

From this apartment you have easy access to shops, bars, and restaurants. The train station is close by and serves Lisbon (less than 2 hours) Seville may be accessed by bus in roughly 2 hours. The popular LIDL store is located close by. From the apartment you can choose from a myriad of fine beaches such as fisherman's, gale, san rafael and salgados. This is also an ideal location for golfers, as staying here entitles them to green fee discounts at certain courses. The Algarve is a golfers dream as you will be spoiled for choice. This complex is also a safe haven for children. A bonus to this complex is, that there is 24 hour security personnel onsite. The reception, with it's very friendly and helpful staff is maned 24 hours per day.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Alpouvar, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
15 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£546
for 7 nights
From
£78
 
 
Nightly Rate
30 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £200

A deposit of about 25% is required to secure a booking. The balance to be paid four weeks before occupancy along with a further two hundred pounds to cover any damage that may occur. After a property inspection, and no damage confirmed, the damage deposit will be refunded within three weeks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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