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Modern Apartment adjacent to Marina and Beach. Wheelchair friendly. Non smoking

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Vilamoura Marina, Central Algarve, Portugal - Extremely Convenient to all Amenities, Marina, Beach

AquaMar Apartments are at the quiet end of Vilamoura's Marina and within easy walking distance to the long and sandy Falesia beach. The apartments are finished to a high standard and Features include a fully equipped designer kitchen, living / dining area, bathroom suite with Jacuzzi bath, air conditioning in each room, security alarm system, video entry phone, electric blinds, elevator, large balcony, underground parking, and swimming pool surrounded by extensive lawns in a secure area.

The surrounding area offers a variety of sport and leisure activities, numerous golf courses, water sports, sea cruises, tennis and horse riding, top quality restaurants, bars, shops, casino, cinema, and nightspots.

The two bedroom (one double and one twin) and two bathroom apartment is a fully air-conditioned first floor apartment, situated at the quieter end of the Marina. The apartment itself is furnished to the highest standards and includes washing machine, dishwasher, cooker/hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and TV/DVD, ironing facilities, hairdryer.

The apartment is located on the 1st floor overlooking the complex entrance and parking area.

A dedicated underground parking space is available.

Concerige service - 24 hours

Supermarket at Aquamar- seasonal. Ali Super & Jaffers are 2 supermarkets within walking distance.

Taxi Service - reception desk will assist with booking.

Return air transport- option- Yellow Fish Transfers - check price /book online

Faro airport - 25 minutes

Ghia / Algarve shopping - 20 mins

Aquamarine- 15 minutes

Zoo-marine-40 minutes

Quinta di Lago - 20 minutes

Tavira - 40 minutes

More Details

Owner
Pauline McGovern
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
16 November, 2017

About Pauline McGovern

My wife and I are two professionals. We are both in full time employment in Ireland. We have three children, one is a doctor and the other two are university students.

We visited Vilamoura, at first, on a holiday and really fell for the wonderful range of leisure facilities, restaurants and bars in this resort. We were also impressed by the cleanliness and care and attention which is evident throughout Vilamoura. The apartment itself is so convenient to everything that transport is unnecessary.

Pauline McGovern purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Pauline McGovern chose Vilamoura

The Vilamoura resort attracts a very nice clientele, there is none of the lager-loutish element which is so evident in many other resorts. It has a vast range of facilities and activities to offer all age groups ranging from golf to watersports.

The weather is beautiful--not extremely hot and still sunshine everyday. English is very widely spoken which is a bonus as we are not fluent Portuguese speakers although we do try to use Portuguese, as a mark of respect to our hosts.

What makes this apartment unique

We particularly enjoy strolling along the large marina every evening. Our property is adjacent to the Marina. The marina is continuously full of yachts and cruisers of all descriptions. It has shops, restaurants, bars, everything! We also love the beach, the golf, the weather and the people who are so obliging, helpful and welcoming.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"This apartment is totally convenient for those who will not have access to a car whilst still providing cool underground parking for those who do have one."
Feb 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Vilamoura in Quarteira

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with jacuzzi bath/shower, WC, bidet. Main bathroom adjacent to bedroom 2 with steam/hydro-jet shower, WC, bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, en suite bathroom, separate air-conditioner and balcony exit. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, separate air-conditioner and balcony exit.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Each room has separate air-conditioning allowing you to cool or heat the apartment to your exact requirements. Air conditioning is on a timer to prevent electricity wastage Each room also has separate balcony access. Cot can be provided if necessary. Outside: The balcony has a table and 4 chairs for dining outside or relaxing in the evening sun which shines every day. The condominium has a beautiful enclosed garden and a shared swimming pool. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Laundry/towel change and cleaning are done twice weekly, or more often if required (at extra cost). Towels are for apartment use only(Not for use on beach or at pool). A welcome pack can be arranged as can transport from the airport.

Reviews

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Modern Apartment adjacent to Marina and Beach. Wheelchair friendly. Non smoking
average rating of 4.894737 based on 39 reviews
5

Fab location, spotless and spacious apartment

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was fab. Extremely spacious and spotless. Had everything you need. In a brilliant location right beside the Marina. Will certainly be recommending to family and friends and intend going back to stay there in the future. Thanks a million Pauline.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

This was a repeat visit to 1.20 Aguamar as we enjoyed it so much last year. We very pleased to find it every bit as well presented and maintained as before. It is incredibly spacious and well equipped and, with a location just a few steps from the marina, can be highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Fab place to stay. Modern decor & spotlessly clean. Close to restaurants in the centre of the marina ! Will defo return

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A lovely property very spacious and well maintained and walking distance to the marina.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great holiday everything you need was on hand didn't need to rent a car. The marina was lovely very picturesque had everything on your doorstep and the beach was a short walk away.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great location and lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

My family and I returned to this apartment again this year for a second time as the location and facilities are hard to beat in Vilamoura.

There is no need for a car as the proximity to the marina means there is plenty of choice for restaurants that are just minutes away.

Pauline is always a pleasure to deal with and we certainly hope to return again next year.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent Break

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay lovely apartment in a great location

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Faro
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

The wonderful Falesia beach is 5 mins walk from the complex and contains activities for all the family, including jet-skiing, surfing, para-gliding, or simply lounging in the sun. There are numerous cruises from the Marina to encompass the most diverse interests, such as fishing, sightseeing, diving etc.

Travel:

Faro airport is an easy 25 minute drive along the N125 or via the IP1 motorway. The local town of Loule (a beautiful market town) is about 10 Km north of Vilamoura. The popular tourist town of Albufeira is approximately 30 minutes west along the N125.

Car hire is not necessary as the apartment is convenient to all amenities without any long, energy sapping walks in the Mediterranean sun. Taxi's are easily and cheaply acquired for trips to the golf courses which are only a few minutes away.

Distances:

If you do happen to have a car(or even hire one for a day), there are endless places of interest within easy reach of Vilamoura. You could travel east to the historic town of Tavira (47kms) and further on to the Spanish border (70Kms) and Seville. Even Lisbon (240Kms), the capital is accessible for a day's outing, as the roads are fantastic.

Further Details:

Vilamoura is a purpose built resort dominated by an impressive marina that has scores of quality restaurants, hotels and shops. Supermarkets and banks are also easily accessed in Vilamoura.

Golf academies are in abundance within easy reach by taxi and hypermarkets (giant shopping markets) are within a half hours drive.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Vilamoura, 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
 
November
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£191
for 3 nights
£446
 
 
December
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
£491
 
 
January
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£201
for 3 nights
From
£67
£446
 
 
February
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£201
for 3 nights
From
£67
£446
 
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£214
for 3 nights
From
£71
£491
 
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£254
for 3 nights
From
£85
£580
 
 
Nightly Rate
7 Apr 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£593
for 7 nights
From
£85
 
 
April
15 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£254
for 3 nights
From
£85
£580
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£294
for 3 nights
From
£98
£669
 
 
Jule
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£803
for 7 nights
£803
 
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£937
for 7 nights
£937
 
 
August
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£981
for 7 nights
£981
 
 
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£812
for 7 nights
From
£116
 
 
September
9 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£348
for 3 nights
From
£116
£803
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£241
for 3 nights
From
£80
£535
 
 
November
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£201
for 3 nights
From
£67
£446
 
 
December
1 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£214
for 3 nights
From
£71
£491
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£290
for 5 nights
From
£58
£401
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit required on booking. Balance is payable 8 weeks prior to travel in addition to a 200 euros refundable breakage deposit. Rates are quoted in euro but Sterling quotations can be provided if requested. Strictly no pets allowed. Potential clients are obliged to inform the owner of all persons who will be residing in the apartment during their stay. Breach of this regulation may result in immediate cancellation, with loss of all monies paid.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible but prefer Saturdays in peak season.

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week in euro and do not include refundable deposit. Prices may be given in UK pounds or any other currency and will approximate to the current exchange rate. The prices given above, will reduce proportionately as sterling increases in value.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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