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Apartment In A Quiet Location At Castelos Da Rocha

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Apartment at Castelos Da Rocha, Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Algarve, Portugal - Only 5 Minutes Walk To The Beach And Bars

One bedroom apartment in a quiet location, on the first floor of a 5 story apartment block with lifts or stairs to all floors. But only 5 minutes from the beautiful beaches and the bars/restaurants of Praia Da Rocha. Overlooking one of the four swimming pools within the complex of Castelos Da Rocha, this apartment gives you the best of both worlds. If you require a base for exploring or peaceful retreat, this apartment offers you both. The complex is only 45 minutes from Faro airport. Alvor and it's peaceful harbour or their lively backs streets are only 6km away. Portimao, the main town, is only 2km away. Recently, Portimao has finished the new race track and has been given the green light for motorbike racing. They also have the approval for track days for formula one cars. It will only be a short time now before they are given the green light for the Portuguese Formula One Grand Prix. Away from the noise of the race track, Praia Da Rocha is surrounded by first class golf courses.


Owner
Mick Robinson
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 May, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

See 314 Fat Controller on Trip Advisor.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Praia da Rocha, Portimão

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • resort
General:
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Bathroom with bath/shower overhead, wc, bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed. Stored in the wardrobe is a travel cot. Safe rental now available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Notes:
Outside: The balcony, which gets the afternoon and evening sun on it, is the ideal place to sit and relax before you venture out for the evening or a wonderful place for your Alfesco dining around the table with it's 4 chairs. There is also a cloths dryer attached to the wall, so your beach towels can dry. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All the linen and towels are included except beach towels. The apartment is cleaned and the towels/linen are changed once a week. Other: The hallway has storage for beach bags, shoes etc. We have 4 sun lounger mattresses. They can be used around the pool or on the beach, all we ask, is that they are kept clean and tidy and left hanging in the hallway for the next guests to use.

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Apartment In A Quiet Location At Castelos Da Rocha
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Apartamento bien situado, a unos minutos andando de la playa da Rocha, una playa preciosa. El apartamento se adaptaba a nuestras necesidades. Nos ha gustado mucho! :-) :-)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are so glad you liked our apartment. We try to make it home from home for our guests. Hope to see you again next year. Mick and Pen.
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Ferry
2 Kilometres
Taxiferry
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Praia da Rocha

Coast/Beach:

There are two beautiful beaches within a 5 minute walk away from the apartment. Along the beaches are bars and restaurants. A 15 minute walk along the prom takes you to Praia Do Vau. This area has beach bars and restaurants but just off the beach are 4 restaurants which sell great value meals and drinks. Our favourite one is The Jacaranda.

Travel:

Faro airport is a 45 minute drive away. Car hire is available within Faro airport and many of them have cars on site. A shuttle bus transfer is also available from Faro airport to Praia Da Rocha. We can now offer private airport transfers. Price on request.

Distances:

Silves with the Moorish castle is 14km from Praia Da Rocha. Portimao is 2km from Praia Da Rocha. Alvor is 6km from Praia Da Rocha.

Further Details:

Just a 15 minute walk away are Aldi and Lidl and if your shopping is a little on the heavy side to carry back, a taxi will cost you about 6 Euros back to the apartment. Praia Da Rocha has plenty of supermarkets, gift shops and wine shops along the sea front. There are also banks and cash points in amongst the bars and restaurants. On the way to the beach there are local stalls which sell anything from fruit to beach towels. Just outside of Praia Da Rocha is the water park Splash and Slide. The new Autodromo Do Algarve is approximately 15 minutes away. They have track days every month.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Praia da Rocha, 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
 
Rate 3
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£351
for 7 nights
£351
 
 
Rate 1
1 Oct 2017 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£224
for 7 nights
From
£32
 
 
Rate 2
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£287
for 7 nights
From
£41
 
 
Rate 3
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£351
for 7 nights
From
£50
 
 
Rate 4
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£287
for 7 nights
From
£41
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£224
for 7 nights
From
£32
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
To book the apartment contact Mick or Penni by email, phone or by post. A deposit of 20% is required and full payment must be received 8 weeks before your holiday.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days and arrival/departure times are flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property in euros/sterling.
Long term lets available, details on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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