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Ground Floor Apartment in Peaceful Location



Updated: 19-Jun-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Apartment in Porches, Algarve, Portugal - 5 mins Walk to 2 Beautiful Beaches

A spacious 2 bedroom ground floor apartment in a new development situated in Alporchinhos, near Armacao de Pera, Central Algarve. This quiet development is a short walk from 2 beautiful beaches overlooked by the historic Senhora da Rocha chapel. The complex includes 2 main swimming pools, one children’s pool and a tennis court. Local restaurants, bars and a supermarket are all within a 10 min walk. Nearby attractions include waterparks, a marine zoo, scuba diving, horse riding and for golfers, over 30 golf courses along the Algarve. Nearby golf courses are the Pestana courses of Pinta, Gramacho and Silves golf courses. The Oceanico courses Faldo and O'Connor are approximately 15 mins drive and Salgados is also approximately 15 mins drive.

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About the Owner

Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2017

1 Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)


The apartment is spacious and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

Amazing holiday. Plenty to do in the local area. We did boat trips, zoo, crazy golf and loads of lovely walks.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests


Beaches: There are many many lovely sandy beaches on the Algarve. Senhora de Rocha is at the end of the road and takes around 5 minutes to walk down there. There is a cafe and toilet facilities on this beach with sunbeds and pedalos to hire. Armacao de Pera beach is 5 minutes by car and is over 2 miles long and merges into Pera and Salgados as you go around the bay. There are plenty of facilities available around this beach. For a smaller quieter beach, Marinha and Benagil are nearby.


40 min drive from Faro Airport. Airport transfers available on request. Several car hire companies operate from Faro Airport and Europe Car and AutoJardin have local offices in the resort.


Armação de Pêra 5 min drive - lively resort. Albufeira 15 min drive - lively resort and old fishing village. Vilamoura 30 min drive - large marina, lively resort, golf. 3 waterparks all within 30 min drive. Multi cinema 15 min drive.

There are several restaurants within 10 mins walk aswell as bars offering SKY sports.

Further Details:

We operate a no-smoking and no pets policy through the apartment and would kindly ask guests to adhere to this.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit on booking. Balance to be paid 8 weeks before arrival. Provisional bookings will be held for 7 days awaiting confirmation and deposit. A £200/300 euro breakage bond is required with final payment. This will be posted within 24 hours of departure, provided no damage has occurred. Cancellation charges will apply on a sliding scale up to the arrival date. Details on contract.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Long term winter lettings considered. Monthly or longer terms available on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 19-Jun-2017


Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • 2 bathrooms, 1 en-suite, each fully tiled with bath/over shower, wc and bidet.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 bedrooms, twin beds, fitted wardrobes, chest of drawers, safe and hair dryer. Double sofa bed in the living room.


  • Golf ...
  • Tennis


  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only


  • Outside: Patio doors from living room open onto a terrace with outdoor furniture and a grass area. Short distance to 3 pools. The tennis court is free for guests. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen provided. Cleaning is carried out on a weekly basis. Additional cleaning is available on request at extra cost. Other: Terrace table, chairs and personal sun loungers. Cots and high chairs available on request.