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Luxury Ground Floor Apartment in Vilamoura



Updated: 15-Nov-2016
Apartment in Terracos do Pinhal, Vilamoura, Central Algarve, Portugal - Spacious with Direct Access to Shared Pool and Gardens

Portuguese Rental License No 15661/AL.

Beautifully situated for a quiet relaxing break. Luxury ground floor apartment in private access only complex. Spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment comfortably sleeping 4-6 people. Completed to an exceptional standard and being tastefully furnished, this apartment offers a relaxing location for any family holiday or the enthusiastic golfer. Wi-Fi is included which supports UK TV channels. Large swimming pool (approx 25 x 12 metres), with the addition of a smaller shallow children’s pool (approx 8 metres in diameter) set in immaculate gardens. Set within Villamoura, which have everything needed for a wonderful holiday. Vilamoura offers, a world class marina, 5 outstanding golf courses, Blue flag beaches, 2 Water Parks, dolphin/whale watching, sailing, surfing, windsurfing, water skiing, diving, paragliding, Jet-skiing, power boat hire, coastal/deep sea fishing, boat trips, tennis, horse riding, bowling, bird watching, jogging/cycling along the many cycle routes and a local environmental park.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a lovely holiday, the apartment was great and our little one had a great time crawling from room to room - and no stairs to worry about!!!

We really couldn't fault anything, not even one day without sun could put the dampeners on it!! I would thoroughly recommend the apartment to anyone wanting to stay in Villamoura, the apartment is top notch."

'Just wanted to say how much we enjoyed staying at your apartment. You can tell you have thought about every little detail in making someone’s stay pleasurable'

'Just a quick note to say that we had a wonderful time at Pinhal. The apartment is really good, every thing one could wish for. We had the pool pretty much to ourselves and Fran (our representative ) was very helpful. I will have no hesitation recommending to others and we may pay another visit in the future. Many thanks'

"We wanted to say that your apartment was lovely and had everything we could possibly need. We had a really great holiday and hope to return again soon"

"Your apartment is lovely and the holiday was fab. Hope to get back to Vilamoura in the future. Will bear you in mind, especially due to location near golf courses".


"We thought the apartment was fantastic and we can't think of anything that needs improving! Thank you for making our holiday so pleasurable."

"Your apartment was absolutely stunning, the pool area was fantastic, overall it was a great base to explore the Algarve from and we would thoroughly recommend it to anyone. Hopefully we will return!!!"

"Just a quick note to say thank you for the use of your apartment, we have had a fantastic holiday (I would say our best yet in Portugal) and this was largely due to the excellent facilities at Pinhal. The apartment itself was first class and to have a pool of that size for so few people was brilliant. I would certainly recommend the apartment to anybody. Once again many thanks and I am sure that we will be in touch in the future regarding a return visit."

"We have just had a wonderful week in Vilamourer. The weather was great - didn`t see a cloud once. The apartment is fantastic and was ideal for my husband who has limited walking abilities. The marina hosts many bars and restaurants of which we tried a few and the food was excellent. We will return again soon I hope. Thanks for allowing us to use your lovely apartment."

"We had a lovely holiday, the apartment was great and our little one had a great time crawling from room to room - and no stairs to worry about!!! We really couldn't fault anything, not even one day without sun could put the dampeners on it!! I would thoroughly recommend the apartment to anyone wanting to stay in Villamoura, the apartment is top notch."

 "Just wanted to say how much we enjoyed staying at your apartment. You can telly you have thought about every little detail in making someone’s stay pleasurable"
Jan 2006
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3 Reviews

based on 3 holidaymaker reviews


Outstanding apartment 5 star

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful apartment 23rd July 2015-6th August 2015, 2 adults and 2 children.

Everything in this apartment is perfect, two bedrooms with ample space for clothes and belongings. There is TV, wifi, washing machine, dishwasher, everything really, anything you need, this apartment has it all. The pool area is superb and secluded in front of the apartment is a lovely well kept garden which is pretty much your own where you can put your loungers.

A huge verander has table and chairs and loungers on which is lovely for shade and lunch/dinner.

Supermarket is about 10 mins walk which we did a few times, a taxi ride to the marina is 5 mins away and roughly Eur8 each way, there is telephone numbers for taxis to call.

This apartment is superb and we had a great time, this place really does have it all and there is always someone cleaning to keep this stunning complex immaculate.

I would recommend this apartment 110%

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Home from home in the sun!

  • 5 of 5

This is a super apartment for a family. We had a 2year old and 4 year old with us and it was the perfect set up- with a shared private garden completely enclosed with steps down to it from the balcony it was perfect for the kids. The smaller toddler pool was great, a really good size and nice for the parents to try and catch a few rays whilst sitting on the side watching the little people! There is no need to worry about sun loungers as the apartment has 4 along with comfy mats, plus pool towels! One thing I would say is that the pool is quiet, we found this to be a benefit but if you are looking for a lively pool area then this isn't it. You are literally seconds from the apartment which was fantastic!

Other benefits for families is that it has all the essentials you would need- air con, low single beds in the second room, Freeview, DVD player etc. the apartment is about 5 min drive from the marina so you would need a car as its a bit too far to walk. We usually drove into town in he evening and left car and got a taxi home- hubby ran down every morning to collect the car, but there are a list of taxi numbers in the apartment.

Overall we'd a great time, and if definitely recommend the apartment!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Family Holiday....

  • 5 of 5

I carried out a lot of research before booking "Pinhal" for our holiday for June 2014, so please save yourself a lot of time and just go for it and book this apartment ! You won't be disappointed.

Where do I start..... very high specification with aircon, wifi, UK TV channels (World Cup was on), huge terrace covered to protect the kids from the sun, comprehensive kitchen equipment, underground garage keeping the car cool.

But in more detail, the fact that the apartment terrace leads down to the garden, rather than straight on to the pool was fantastic for our 2 year old & 4 year old daughters, they could play and walk around on their own without us constantly walking with them. Every day they would go to the garden and look for leaves fallen from the tree while my wife and I sat on the terrace with OJ, Coffee and croissants, palma ham and melon, it was just bliss.

The quality of the apartment was high, with comfortable sofas, fabulous beds all the equipment you will ever need.

Now, I would recommend having a hire car as its a couple of km in to the marina area but also because you are perfectly placed to visit all the other towns on the Algarve. We went to Lagos (on the Toll Motorway) took an hour or so each way, Albufeira 20 mins, Faro 30 mins (Forum Algarve shopping), Portimao 40 mins.

The apartment is well placed on the outer edge of Vilamoura, close to the golf courses, its a well cared for area with quality people holidaying or enjoying their holiday homes.

The swimming pool is also lovely, with a large baby pool about 60cm deep that our kids used every day.

On the peak busy days we had a maximum of 4 other people around the pool, so it pretty much felt like your own private pool.

There is a playpark not far away and of course the English TV was pretty much glued to ceeBeebies each morning, it just worked so well for us.

I would highly recommend the apartment and would certainly return to use it again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for spending the time to review our property in Vilamoura. We enjoy our trips to Portugal and have always found the Portuguese people very friendly and welcoming and always look forward to returning. We have tried very hard to make the apartment feel as welcoming as the Portuguese people are. We are pleased that you found the apartment has all the little things that made your holiday special, as we have tried hard to make it as comfortable and enjoyable as we can. Thank you for your finishing comment “highly recommend the apartment and would certainly return to use it again”, you will be more than welcome to come back and enjoy another holiday with us as have many of the other guests who have stayed with us. Kind regards, Con & Liz O’Mahoney
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Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

Available Locally: Sailing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Water Skiing, Diving, Paragliding, Jet-skiing, Power Boat Hire, Coastal/Deep Sea Fishing, Boat Trips, Tennis, Horse Riding, Bowling, Bird Watching, Cycle Tracks. Vilamoura is very flat & therefore suited to cycling. There are many cycle routes around the area including the colourful promenade plus leafy/green routes within the Environmental Park.


There are numerous great beaches in the Algarve. The nearest to our apartment is Falesia Beach and is only a 5 minute drive away. It is an award winning Blue Flag rated beach, europes highest safety standard of safety/cleanliness & features gentle slopes into the sea, ideal for children.

Vilamoura Marina with numerous bars and restaurants is a great place to have lunch or dinner and watch the world go by.


20 mins from Faro Airport. Flights (appox 2 hrs from UK). Meet and greet private transfer (24hrs/7days) can be arranged.


Vilamoura Marina and town 2.5km. Cathedral town of Faro 20km. Albufeira 12km. Spanish Border 45 mins. The inland town of Loule is renowned for its traditional handicrafts and splendid market. It is 7km from our apartment. There is a small supermarket within 10mins walk, which can supply all needs incl fresh bread etc. Within the same location there is a restaurant with an upper sun terrace. There is also a lunch time restaurant at the Millenium driving range. approx 10 mins walk.

Further Details:

Leisure: water slide parks, Zoomarine, Guia 20 mins drive – Dolphin/Seals & Tropical Bird Shows, 18 hole pitch & put + crazy golf. Environmental Park (Flora, Fauna, Rare Birds), 1.5km. Roman Villa Site, Archaeology Exhibition & Museum.

Shopping: Large shopping centres at Faro and Guia. Vilamoura. Designer Shops around Marina. Quarteira Town,Wednesday outdoor traditional market. Vilamoura Marina features a very wide range of stylish bars, restaurants and designer shops whilst the whole area portrays a high class atmosphere far away from the typical package-type holiday. After dark the Marina is colourfully lit and becomes the perfect setting for waterside dining and vibrant nightlife. Vilamoura Casino offers sophisticated gaming the Miro Lago room stages excellent music and dance shows. Vilamoura is a stylish and upmarket (English speaking) area, bustling with attractions and activities more than enough to provide for a top quality golfing, family or activity holiday.


Rental rates

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1 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
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Jan - Feb
1 Jan 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
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1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
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1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
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November December
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
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3 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
Verbal bookings held for up to 7 days. 25% non returnable deposit required to secure each booking. Balance due 2 calendar months before the date of your arrival. £250 breakage/damage deposit (per booking) payable with balance – refunded within 7-10 days of vacating the property. No pets. Smoking permitted on terrace only.
Payment: UK Pounds (£) or Euros (€): By Cheque, Bank Transfer, Cash.

Changeover Day:
Flexible depending on availability. Normal check-in time 4.00pm or later, check-out by 10.00am (times fully flexible by arrangement with owner).

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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • beach


  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • gambling casinos
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 fully tiled with local tiles, jacuzzi bath/shower, WC, bidet and solid marble surfaces. Second bathroom fully tiled with local tiles with bath/shower, WC, bidet and solid marble surface. Both bathrooms are very modern.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed, safe and en-suite. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Both rooms with built- in double wardrobe, air/con and heating, doors lead onto large balcony (bed 1 with double sliding doors with electric shutters).


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Air-conditioning to lounge and bedrooms 1 and 2. We provide a personal meet and greet service at the start of the holiday with our English agent. We can also arrange for you to be collected from the airport with our agent for 26 Euros each way. Outside: Large enclosed and covered terrace area (appox 37 square metres) including table and 6 chairs for outside dining and living. Large main pool (approx 25 x 12 metres), kids pool (approx 8 metres in diametre, sun loungers, pool area shower. Attractively landscaped gardens and flowerbeds – all fully fenced and enclosed to provide a private and secure area for you and your children - access to the apartment is by entry phone. Private and secure parking space in the basement (electric garage door). Sunloungers and umbrellas are provided around the pool area, and we have four of our own sunloungers for use on our terrace and area immediatly in front of our apartment which leads onto a large grassed ares. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels are provided, beach towels also available. The apartment is cleaned and changed by maid service. Extra services eg. shopping - welcome pack /extra cleaning can be arranged by negotiation. Highchair and cot available at extra cost. Other: Entrance Hall: Light and spacious, video entry-phone (security telephone/TV screen to remotely answer/unlock main door).

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