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Apartment - Spectacular view of old town beach-Wifi.(special long winter rates)

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Albufeira (Old Town), Algarve, Portugal - Residential Location, Few Mins Walk To Beach (Approx 250m) And Approx 500m From Old Town Square

Large one bedroom apartment ( Special long winter let rates also available on request ), completed in July 06, situated in residential part of the Old Town of Albufeira. Its top floor situation makes this a rather special location, with its breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. Although very close to all the amenities (countless restaurants, cafes and bars), it is far enough away not to be disturbed by any negative noise factors. This apartment is in block of 3 only, again making this accommodation very attractive.

A 4 minute walk to the beach lift, a few more minutes walk to the Old Town Square.

A Communal pool with refreshment options is available, just a short 7 min approx walk, a season ticket is purchased for this Properties Clients.

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

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 November, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our 3rd year in the Apartment, fabulous views from balcony, apartment superb, booked already for nr 4, Owner was a star as usual, Catherine and Freda.



Our first time to Portugal, think we were spoilt, the Owner met us personally at the airport making it worry free for us Oldies, Wow, what a beautiful Apartment, all pics and info on website accurate, coming back next year, Maurice and Jean, Wales.



Great value, top notch place,modern and comfortable, location so good, equipped as well as Home, view of beach and sea fabulous, will return , Jayne and family, Derbyshire.
Oct 2006
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Location

Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

4 min walk ( approximately 250m) to Old Town beach of Albufeira.

Travel:

Faro Airport is 30 min from the apartment, car hire not necessary, pick up from airport is arranged on request for a small fee, delivered to door with keys! Alternatively arrangements are made to meet you at apartment or close by, if you choose to hire a car!

Distances:

Algarve Shopping complex is 5 min taxi drive away, 25 min from Portimao, 25 min to historical Silves, 40 min to Lagos, 40 min to mountains of Monchique.

Further Details:

10 min to ZooMarine, 15 min to Water Parks. ATMs, supermarkets and banks within 500m.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in the Albufeira in the Faro District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Bathroom with bath/shower, wc, sink and bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps up to 4 (1 Bedroom) Bedroom with double bed, and optional single bed (bedroom sleeping 2/3), built-in wardrobe, drawers etc. Patio doors lead to Ocean facing balcony, optional air conditioning in bedroom, extra 30 pounds per week, you can decide when you are here!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Air conditioning in the bedroom is optional and can be arranged on site at an extra charge of £30 per week if required! Outside: Balcony accessible from patio doors in bedroom and living room with table and 4 chairs, overlooking beach and Old Town. Towels / Linen : Towels and linen provided, linen change provided for weekly change, washing machine and powder provided for customers to turn towels around as and when required.

Reviews

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Apartment - Spectacular view of old town beach-Wifi.(special long winter rates)
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5

Lovley Apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment description was very accurate and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay and very clean. It was lovley to sit on the balcony and we had a good view of the sea and beach.The location was quite central but very quiet-a 4-5 minute walk to the centre of old Albufeira. We went to the pool that can be used a few times and this is only a short walk away and very good. Andy the owner was very helpful and answered all our enquiries very quickly before and during our stay. I would highly recommend these apartments and hopefully we will be returning soon for a longer stay.

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland
4

Great Location

  • 4 of 5

Bright clean apartment, with modern decor. 10 mins walk to main square in Albufeira. Large balcony which caught the sun until about 2pm. Also has an impressive view over the beach in one direction and the sea in another! On a practical note, great power shower and hot water, also has a washing machine. We had a car and parking was available sometimes outside on the street, however there is a large car park a couple of minutes walk away behind the apartment. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here despite the weather not being the best. Would recommend this apartment without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great Apartment and location - What more can I say

  • 5 of 5

Well there is quite a bit more I can say but I won't go on! This is our 4th visit to one of Andy's apartments and they have all been absolutely spotless and comfortable with everything you will need for your stay. Andy's pick up and drop off at the airport just takes away the hassle when you land, and of course there is always Andys `banter' to look forward to as well. Fishermans beach and the Old Town Square are 5 minutes walk from the apartment, and the swimming pool is only a short distance too. We love the Algarve and have been visiting for years but we always come back to Albufeira and Andy apartment. Too many lovely restaurants to mention but a favourite of ours is the Bailote, the lamb is fantastic. Again, too many good pubs to visit but our favourite is Harrys on the square. See you again soon Andy. Deb & Kevin

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic place

  • 5 of 5

Our first time to Portugal and we were not disappointed. Andy really is "on the ball" the booking process was simple, quick and very efficient. The appartment is very spacious, well equipped and spotless. It has everything you need for a fantastic holiday and Andy was at the other end of the phone if you needed anything, one time he provided directions to the closest taxi rank. Andy also picked us up from the airport and as promised, due to our late flight, provided a much appreciated welcome pack.

We nearly missed out on this fab appartment because I had my reservations about the pool. So glad we booked, the pool is only a short walk away, professionally managed and at times it was like having your own private pool.

We will highly recommend this appartment to family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Second visit and we'll be back!

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely apartment and what a great owner! We loved it last year and couldn't wait to get back. Nice walking distance into the old town, so many places to eat and Andy picked us up at the airport so no hassle with hire car etc!

The best equipped apartment we have ever been in with everything you could want - including excellent wifi for keeping in touch with family.

Thanks Andy!

  • Review Submitted: 25-May-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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liverpool
5

Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

The owner, Andy, is brilliant, helpful and knowledgeable re Albufeira, Nicky was great too. Apartment was bright, clean, spacious and the balcony views of the beach were excellent. A very enjoyable holiday it was.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: June 2014
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in the Albufeira, Portugal

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
 
Basic low season
1 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
6 night minimum stay
£171
for 6 nights
£200
 
 
Xmas/new year 17/18
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
6 night minimum stay
£257
for 6 nights
£300
 
 
Jan-Mar 18
5 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£171
for 6 nights
£200
 
 
Apr 18
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£168
for 5 nights
£235
 
 
May 18
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£211
for 5 nights
£295
 
 
June 18
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
6 night minimum stay
£330
for 6 nights
£385
 
 
July/Aug 18
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
6 night minimum stay
£399
for 6 nights
£465
 
 
Sep 18
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
£330
for 6 nights
£385
 
 
Oct 18
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
6 night minimum stay
£253
for 6 nights
£295
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£325
for 5 nights
From
£65
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
50% deposit ( non-refundable), 50% 8 weeks before arrival ( non-refundable), nominal deposit accepted if reservation made long time ahead of booking dates. Part weeks accepted when exceeding one weeks stay, ie 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 day stays!

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..

Euros also accepted at competitive conversion rates.

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.

Refunds can be made if 60 days written notice is received by the Owner and also is strictly based upon the reserved dates being RESOLD, if they are not resold then no refund can be made. If a portion of the reserved dates are resold then a portion of the Clients payment will be refunded.

Changeover Day:
Flexibility is priority, to give clients best options for cheaper air travel,will accept 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 bookings, any combination! Check in 1430 latest, 1030 earliest check out. We try to check in on arrival where possible and check out as late as poss!

Notes on prices:
Prices include energy costs except for long winter lets,these let rates are available between November and March at 110 pounds per week if stays are 6 weeks or more,electric & water charged at cost for long lets, meters read on arrival & departure. Air con optional in bedroom at £30 per week extra, you can decide when you are here.

Prices are based on up to 4 persons,

Euros can also be accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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