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Top Floor Studio Apartment With Panoramic Sea View

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 269 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Albufeira, old town center,Ideal Location, Albufeira, 5 Minute Walk To center

Top floor Studio apartment with a panoramic view overlooking the sea and old town centre where refreshments can be enjoyed on the balcony or simply relax on sun loungers taking advantage of the sun. Located in the heart of Albufeira, just a 5 minute walk away from the beach and Albufeira's old town where you will find many restaurants & shops. Ideal for those who want a relaxing holiday not wishing to hire a car. License no.


Owner
Lopes
Member since: 2006
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Lopes

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What makes this apartment unique

Sea and beach panoramic view

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fantastic location overlooking the old town and the sea.
Apr 2006
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Old Town in Albufeira

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 269 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with shower and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom (studio) with double bed, cot for baby by request, breakfast bar, chairs,wardrobe with mirrored doors, air-conditioning, safe and satellite TV. GB(Sky News, BBC),US( CNN),Others: FR(BfmTv),DE,P,UA,BE,LU,SP,IT. Wi-Fi internet(1G).
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Suitable for 2 adults and a baby, 3rd floor (top level) lift / stairs, air-conditioning/heating, Wi-fi internet. fantastic view. short walking distance to all amenities. Check in at 2pm; Out, 10am. Outside: Balcony 10 sq.m. view to the sea with table, chairs, sun loungers, awning & Barbecue. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen, towels,weekly. Other: Balcony with table, chairs, awning and sun loungers.

Reviews

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Top Floor Studio Apartment With Panoramic Sea View
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 16 reviews
5

Nice views

  • 5 of 5

Lovely view . could do with some small changes which would improve the standard of the studio . Lifts and staircase are quite shoddy but studio makes up for that .

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

The entrance and communal areas are a bit grim and the lift has seen better days, but apartment good

  • 5 of 5

After a slight mix up with the owner about our arrival date everything was great. The view from the apartment is really lovely, it is also very central walking distance to all the resturant' s and bars.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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UP ON THE ROOF (sun and views plus lift)

  • 4 of 5

we had never been to the algarve before so we went with an open mind

we used yellow fish for the tranfer to and from our apt who wher very good(60 euro)

we saw the owner of the apt and he showed us round and said any problems give me a ring but we never rang... no prblems!!

the area in the old town albufiera was a mix of peace and quiet with crazy people down by the square.....nice place ...so next trip will try cabanus which is a bit more chilled...hopefully!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Fantastic Balcony

  • 5 of 5

The views from the balcony really are as good as the photos! The balcony is big too, plenty room for 2 sun loungers, a table, 2 chairs and a parasol. It was also very private when we were there, the apartments on either side were empty.

The stair and lift up to the apartment are a bit tired and certainly not inspiring but we rarely saw anyone else in the building. The apartment was very small about the size of a hotel room but it was very clean and had everything needed - a comfy double bed and 2 easy chairs, there was also a tiny breakfast bar and 2 stools but we only used it for storage! The wee kitchen area is basic but has everything you need, we didn't cook except one night we used the microwave, there are loads of reasonably priced restaurants close by. The toilet is again very small but adequate, the shower has a wrap round curtain and might be a problem for larger bodied guests! There was lots of hot water continually available and a TV with good reception although the only stations we found in Englisg were news stations. Really the outstanding feature of the apartment is the balcony, everything else is very adequate/ The location of the apartment is ideal just a short stroll to the square or the beach. Hermani was very accommodating and allowed us to check in early when our flight was brought forward.

The apartment has free wifi which my wife was able to connect to on her ipad but I couldn't with my iPhone! It is an easy walk from the apartment to the Marina, we took a boat trip and were lucky to see a pod of about 50 dolphins - a great experience! The Strip can be walked to in a bit over 30 minutes but the old town on your doorstep is more interesting!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Property searching

  • 5 of 5

Apartment very clean, lovely location and amazing views from the terrace. Definitely suited me for what I needed. Thank you 😊

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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5

Sensational seaview, listening to ocean waves, quiet, just seagulls and church bells.

  • 5 of 5

I have to say, that this was the perfect location, in the old town of Albufeira. I felt safe, traveling as a single woman. When I arrived in Faro, my GPS didnt work in my rental car, and I arrived very late at night and very lost and frazzled! Mr Lopes graciously drove to find me and escorted me, as if I was Lady Diana, to the apartment. The apartment was clean, spotless, tranquil, comfortable queen size bed. He let me borrow his internet device charger that I could put in my purse to have internet through his server away from the apt! That was a super convenience to have!! Every morning, I woke up to a beautiful sunrise facing directly the terrace, and had sun all day. I decided to just spend the day on the terrace having privacy all to myself. The apartment is top floor of the building, I felt like a VIP since there were no neighbors in the adjoining apts. There is a supermarket right at the entrance of his building. And I could take stairs to get down to the beach below. Also, I was next to the beautiful cathedral and took a few steps to the main street of the old town with beautiful mosiac streets, music, and several restaurants and gift shops. I really enjoyed myself, as it was perfectly located and I could hear the ocean waves from the terrace. It is their non tourist season, so many shops were closed, but perfect if you're looking for a sunny, tranquil getaway and view of the sea. I found some excellent restaurants for piri piri chicken, Albufeira Gourmet on 4 rua de Cotovia and a hairdresser, Célia, on 7 rua dr. diogo leote, and the best pastelaria, called Riviera, on Cerro de Alagoa which is the ground floor of a big hotel, Brisa Sol.

I am definitely coming back, I want to see the dolphins, and I still have more to discover in the Algarve. Thank you, Hernani, for being an excellent host and helping me with everything!! Sincerely, Aimée

  • Review Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
10 Metres
Blue Bell
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Salgados
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Restaurante 54
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
fishermen`s beach
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

The apartment is just a sweep of steps down away from the beach. 20km from Vilamoura Marina and 1km from Albufeira Marina.

GPS coordinates

Longitude: 8º15'15.74''O (dd: -8.2544).

Latitude: 37º5'14.37''N (dd: 37.0873).

Travel:

40 km from Faro airport. Taxi station 100m away. Rent-a-car Europcar 150m. Albufeira Marina 1 km. (Coast line cruises).

Distances:

Distance from Faro (airport) 40km. Vilamoura 20km. Zoomarine 6km. Aquapark 20km. Sagres 88km. Lisbon 250km. Porto 520km. Spain 96km. Seville 231km.Train station(Ferreiras) 5km.Seville(Spain)231km.

Further Details:

Near to beach, museums, shops, bars and restaurants.

Car not necessary as all amenities are within easy walking distance.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Old Town, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Agosto
25 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£548
for 7 nights
£548
 
 
September
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£411
for 7 nights
£411
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
£227
for 6 nights
£265
 
 
Novemb/December
1 Nov 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£178
for 7 nights
£178
 
 
January/Feb
1 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£178
for 7 nights
£178
 
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£206
for 7 nights
£206
 
 
April / May
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£212
for 5 nights
£297
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£397
for 7 nights
£397
 
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£576
for 7 nights
£576
 
 
july
16 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£639
for 7 nights
£639
 
 
August
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£639
for 7 nights
£639
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£420
for 7 nights
£420
 
 
october
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
6 night minimum stay
£235
for 6 nights
£274
 
 
November
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£178
for 7 nights
£178
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Deposit is required for confirmation, 50% minimun 195€. Minimum periods of 7 nights, eventually flexible. Prices can be altered, must be checked at the time of booking. Payment in Euro. Check-in normally 2pm, check-out 10am. Security deposit may be eventually required.

Changeover Day:
Flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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