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Modern, Spacious, Fully Equipped Apartment. Free WiFi & English TV Channels.

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal - On a Secure Complex with Communal Pool

This excellently finished and well equipped ground floor apartment is situated on a secure complex with tended grounds and ample gated parking areas. Free WiFi connection & English Channel TV. There are two communal pools, one for adults and one for children, which catch the sun all day and also have changing and showering facilities all within a few steps from the apartment door. Nearest supermarket 2 min walk. Enjoy breakfast on the large sun-trap patio that leads onto a safe tended lawn, perfect for the young ones to play on while you get down to the important business of doing nothing in particular! This apartment is handily placed to explore the glorious Algarve. It is within easy walking distance from Albufiera's 'old town' with its many family friendly and more intimate bars and restaurants. The town square is an ideal place to while away your time with a cool drink and a spot of 'people watching'. At night the old town comes alive. It is also nearby to many major golf courses and 5mins walk to the main bus station.


Owner
Paul
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
28 July, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

LS. October 2012. From: Brentwood Essex.

"The apartment was just right and in the right place".



KM. July 2012. From: Halifax.

Had a lovely time, your apartment was lovely it had everthing we could possibly need. Enjoyed chilling out on the large patio area. Your aprtment is one of the nicest we have stayed in.



HM. July 2012. From: Dyffryn, Wales.

We had a tremendous time in your apartment/Portugal, already looking to book again next year and will recommend to everyone who is looking to book a holiday in Portugal.
May 2008
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • A large, fully tiled bathroom, containing over bath shower, washbasin, bidet and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2/4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: The bedroom has two single beds that can be put together to make a double. Also contains a digital safe, aircon and hairdryer. There is ample storage space with a built in wardrobe and separate dressing table. A travel cot can be made up on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Safe and secure child friendly complex. Car not essential, as situated on Albufeira excellent local Giro bus route. Details on request. There is a free to use guest safe. Outside: Communal gardens, well tended with access to large patio containing ample furniture. The communal pools are not heated but are safe and secure and protected by gated key access. Patio has 1 large table with 4 chairs, 2 relaxing chairs, 2 sun loungers & a small 'drinks' table. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels, a cot and bedlinen are provided (beach towels not included). A complete set of extra linen and towels are provided, also all linen and towels will be replaced weekly or after 5 days for a 10 night stay.

Reviews

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Modern, Spacious, Fully Equipped Apartment. Free WiFi & English TV Channels.
average rating of 4.4 based on 6 reviews
5

Fantastic place, fantastic people.

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable, every thing you need in a holiday apartment.

We did not book this through owner s d irect because of the extra charge they put on top of the price.

That meant we had a faultless and smooth experience from start to finish.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests. More than welcome to stay again.
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5

Deborah and Brian Nottingham

  • 5 of 5

Could you please update our rating we thought we had ticked 5 stars not 4

Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Deborah and Brian Nottingham

  • 4 of 5

Just returned from the apartment. What a fabulous home from home it is. We loved our stay, everything you could possible need was provided for and at no point did we say if only we had that.. Its a great place to stay, comfortable, well equipped, the outside area is great, plenty of room to eat, relax, sunbathe and excellent furniture to do all these things..

The beds are great and comfy, great bathroom facilities, excellent shower and plenty of hot water, never ran out. . The kitchen has everything you could possibly need to cook a full meal. Lots of crockery and equipment, plastic stuff for outside or take to the beach. Excellent air conditioning and so quiet but totally efficient.Security well covered, shutters, good locks and an alarm.

Excellent UK TV all the main channels which we loved as we are love to keep upto date with the news.

For those essential supplies our recommendation would be Lidl. Easy to get to with a car just 5 minutes, but easily walkable there and then taxi back.. We loved the walk to the old town and we are 62 and 59 but would always taxi back or bus which is a little cheaper from top of the escalators 1.40 euro's each. The bus stops are 5-10 minutes walk from the apartment.

We enjoyed the peace away from the town but found getting there no problem. The taxis are 5 euros door to old town and readily available .

A brilliant place to stay and would easily rate as five star and more with no negatives whatsoever.

Thank you Paul and Sandra for use of your lovely home. Without a doubt if we return to Albufiera in the future we will be definately returning to your place.

Kind regards

Deborah and Brian

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Deborah and Brian, thank you for your excellent review. We do like to give our guests a home from home experience and you were the perfect guests. We would welcome you back anytime. Regards Paul& Sharon
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

Just back from Paul and Sharon's apartment

It was very well equipped with everything you need for a

Great holiday it was in a nice quiet location and very handy for the bus into the old town and the strip and if you wished to go further a field the bus station was only a ten minute walk away we also liked the fact in had free WiFi very handy we will certainly book it again sometime in the future Robert and Paula

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Robert and Paula, really glad you had a good time. Pleased you felt the apartment was well equipped and location was as advertised. Thanks for your kind comments and hope you will come back again. Kind Regards Paul & Sharon
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4

A well equiped and wonderfully located apartment

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this apartment for 2 weeks at the end of June 2016. It is located at "the top end of town" in a lovely complex which gives you a very quiet and peaceful holiday. The site has an excellent swimming pool and large sunbathing area just a very short stroll from the apartment.

The apartment itself is at the end of a small row of apartments and there is ample parking right outside. The rooms are very spacious and the furnishings are of a high standard. The bed offers a good nights sleep and there is ample space for all your clothes. The bathroom is of a good size with an efficient shower over the bath.

The kitchen is big enough and well equipped with a very good fridge/freezer. You could easily cook a big meal for 8 in the kitchen (but why would you want to!!)

The lounge is of a very good size with a good dining table and seating. We were provided with excellent UKTV and Radio and also a very good Wi-Fi system.

The terracing is of a good size and leads onto a lovely grassed area for you to expand upon. The outside furnishings are very good and plentiful.

The apartment is a fair stroll down hill to the Centre and if you wish to follow the trend you can get a taxi back. They are plentiful and popular. We hired a car so we drove down to the main parking area in the centre and then a 10 minute stroll down to the Old Town via the escalator.

After the first week the apartment was serviced by a very charming Portuguese gentleman which made us feel a little special.

We have no hesitation in fully recommending this excellent apartment for a holiday. The owners are very friendly and amenable and were very good to us to make sure that we had a lovely holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind words, you were the perfect guests. We do try to make our apartment a home from home and your review shows us we are on the right tracks. There is also a Girobus which stops just outside the apartment every 30 minutes and will get you to the Old Town and beach in 10 minutes.
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Faro
Car: not necessary

Travel:

Faro airport is approximately 25 mins driving distance, 45km.

Distances:

The Algarve's largest gypsy market at Quarteria is 15 mins taxi ride. Other places of interest are Zoo Marine, and Super Splash water park. Vilamoura is about a 20 min taxi ride, approximately 20 euros where there is an excellent marina.

Further Details:

The nearest supermarket, 2 min walk, is well stocked with many familiar brands plus: daily fresh bread, milk, groceries, ices and of course the holiday essentials: wines, beers and spirits. A daily fish, meat and vedgetable market is only a 10 min easy walk away.

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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
 
Weekly
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£250
for 5 nights
£350
 
 
Weekly
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£214
for 5 nights
£300
 
 
Weekly
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£164
for 5 nights
£230
 
 
Weekly
1 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£129
for 5 nights
£180
 
 
Weekly
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£193
for 5 nights
£270
 
 
Weekly
5 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£143
for 5 nights
£200
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking. Full balance to be paid 8 weeks before arrival. If property is booked within 8 weeks of arrival the balance is due in full. We also ask for a refundable damages deposit of £100, this is not to cover the odd broken plate, glass or normal wear & tear and will be refunded as soon as our cleaning company tell us all is ok. All monies to be paid by cheque/bank transfers.

Changeover Day:
Flexible. Early arrivals and late departures subject to availability.

25% deposit secures the booking, balance due 8 weeks before arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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