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Apartment-sea views,approx 250m-Old Town Beach-Wifi!(special long winter rates)



Updated: 13-Oct-2016
Apartment in Old Town Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Residencial Type Accommodation In Old Town Albufeira, Few Minutes Walk To The Beach (Approx 250m)

Spacious 1 bedroom 1st floor apartment with wifi internet access ( Special long winter let rates also available on request ). Set in the quiet area of old town Albufeira, the apartment has breathtaking views over the sea and town. A gentle 10 minute walk downhill will bring you into the main square of the Old Town where you will find a variety of restaurants, cafes, bars and shops. The famous old town Beach ( approx 250m ) is just a 4 minute walk.

Willing to spread payments into 3 installments if reserved long time ahead.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our stay, the apartment was lovely everything you need was in it.

Just to say thank you for the use of your lovely apartment. It's very comfortable and the beautiful furnishings, bedlinen, the quality bed lined and towels etc make it an extremely home from home experience.
Sep 2006
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10 Reviews

based on 10 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Andys apt for 10nights 11-21 june had the pick up from the airport and Andy was there waiting for us lovely man and very chatty.Got to the apt and everything was explained to us.The apt was lovely with loads of space and very clean.Thanks Andy we hope to see you very soon xx

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Our 3rd fantastic holiday in one of Andy's apartments. Beautiful spotless apartment, comfortable with everything you will need for your stay. Andy's pick up airport to door and return is a real plus. 5 minutes walk from the Old Square and Fishermans beach - perfect. See you again soon Andy. Deb & Kevin

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We can't recommend the apartment or the level of service and communication from Andy the owner highly enough. Fantastic holiday we will be back !

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 stayed in andy's newest appartment from August 5 - 15th. What a wonderful experience we had. From the moment of our arrival, with andy arranging our pick up from airport to appartment, throughout our whole holiday, andy made sure all our needs were catered for. The appartment was spotless, large enough four the 4 of us and very comfortable. Andy was only ever a phonecall away, with great advice and local knowledge.Nothing was ever a problem to him. we will definately be going back to portugal, and andy's will be our first choice. not only did we have a lovely holiday, we gained a friend.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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2nd visit, third next year

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay at the apartment, it was exactly what we wanted first time round but had some extras on our 2nd visit with the new flat screen tv and wifi. Everything and more for your stay is within the apartment which is spacious, clean and modern. The security system gives you peace of mind and is easy to use. The local area and Portuguese locals are friendly and it is a short walk to the shops, old town, beach and pool. All of which are of a very good standard.

Everything for a relaxing holiday.

On our first holiday Nikki picked us up and dropped us back off at the airport, on our 2nd Andy, both very friendly and offering great service and attention to detail and always only a phone call away if ever needed.

We will be returning next year for more of the same !

Highly recommended by us

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Relaxation without stress

  • 5 of 5

Excellently situated and well appointed apartment for a stress free relaxing holiday. Not recommended for people with walking problems being located up a very steep hill. However, taxis are plentiful & cheap. There is also a bus stop directly outside the apartment. Andy,your host, is most helpful and easily available for help and advise. Would have no hesitation in booking this apartment again.

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
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Activity and Interests


The nearest beach is 5 minutes walk (old town beach), approx 300m away.


Faro airport is aprox 30 minutes drive by car. Car hire/taxi is not essential for this property but would be recommended if wanting to travel around the area. Personal airport transfers can be arranged prior to arrival.


The 'strip' area of Albufeira is only a 5 minute short taxi journey from the Old Town or an approximate 30 minute walk along the coastal footpath/road from the top of the escalator in the old town to near the bottom of the strip.

There are also many attractions in the area including Water Parks, Zoo Marine, Algarve Shopping and because of the central position of this apartment these are all within a twenty minute drive.

Further Details:

The new Marina in Albufeira is easily accessible via a new walkway connecting the Old Town coast to the Marina. This is becoming a lively attraction with shops, restaurants and bars.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 12
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 13
1 Nov 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 14
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 15
5 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 16
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 17
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 18
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 19
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Sep 17
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Oct 17
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Basic low season 17
1 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A 50% non-refundable deposit is payable on booking with the balance payable 8 weeks prior to arrival ( non - refundable ). A smaller deposit is accepted if booking is long way ahead of arrival.

Security deposit of 100 pounds or its equivalent in cash is required on arrival in the event of breakages. An inspection is carried out on departure and your monies refunded if no breakages..

Wi fi in the apartment is optional from 15 euros for duration of your stay, paid locally.

Will consider less than a weeks stay, but may involve a surcharge which will be quoted in full and in reply to the Customers inquiry!

Optional payment methods, bank transfers or cheque.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible, We take any combination if available, 7/8/9/10 day stays etc. Arrival 2pm and vacated at 11am on departure, however this may be flexible, please ask, We try to be accommodating if possible for no extra charge.

Prices are inclusive of energy costs except for long winter lets.Special Discounts are available for long winter lets between November & end of March - 6 weeks or more are at 105 pounds per week plus electric & water at cost, meters read on arrival.

Air con is optional in the bedroom at 30 pounds per week, you can choose this option when you are here if needed!

Euros also accepted at competitive conversion rates.

Free to reserve for first 48 hours sort your flights out if you so wish then 50% deposit payable (non-refundable) (nominal deposit if reserved more than 6 months ahead), final balance ( non-refundable) 8 weeks before arrival.

Optional payment methods, bank transfers or cheque. Total of £700 free payment protection with Owners Direct if payment made with these options.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 13-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


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


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


  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre


  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • The fully tiled bathroom has bath/shower over, WC, bidet and vanity sink unit.


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The bedroom has twin beds and built in wardrobe, optional air con at 30 pounds per week.


  • Balcony ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: This apartment is particularly suitable for those seeking a high standard of accommodation in a quiet area within easy reach of all the local attractions. Please note the apartment is non smoking - you are of course welcome to smoke on the balcony. Air conditioning is optional in the bedroom and can be arranged on site at an extra charge of 30 pounds per week, if required. Outside: The apartment has balconies to the kitchen and living room. A patio table and four chairs are provided. Bed linen and bathroom towels are included. Please bring your own beach towels.Washing machine provided to refresh towels at your discretion. Weekly linen change provided.

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