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Superior Quality Rental Accommodation In A Private Complex With Swimming Pool

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Alvor, Algarve, Portugal - Just A 5 Minute Walk To The Centre Of Alvor

This spacious, superior quality, fully air conditioned apartment for rent, is set in a private complex in a quiet part of Alvor, and only 5 minutes’ walk to the town centre. Wi-Fi and UK TV channels (including Sports) are provided. The complex is low-rise (3 storey) and the apartment is on the 2nd. (Top) floor, providing magnificent views over Alvor to the sea. It has a large south-facing balcony which overlooks the swimming pool and beautifully maintained gardens. The apartment is bright and airy and is very well equipped with everything you will need to help you thoroughly enjoy your stay. The rear balcony is fitted with a retractable awning, should you need some shade at the very hot times of the day. There is also a large front balcony, ensuring you can enjoy the sun all day. A 2 minute walk to a large supermarket means you can take full advantage of the well equipped kitchen.

The apartment is fully licensed under the AL registration number 3115/2009 with Certificado Energético grading = C.

More Details

Owner
Thomas Rogers
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a quick message to let you know how much we enjoyed our holiday in Alvor . Your apartment was exactly what we wanted - very homely and comfortable with everything that was needed. Lovely balcony and the awning was much needed during the hottest part of the day, The spacious pool area was very nice also, the nearby supermarket was very useful. We will definitely be returning I’m sure and have already recommended your apartment to family and friends.

T.D., Bermingham, UK

Superb, quiet and private apartment with balconies front and rear so sun all day, just 5 minutes walk to Alvor square and a new supermarket within 100 meters, perfect location”

Robert & Gail, Glasgow

A superb apartment in a lovely complex which is ideally located. I can easily understand why you have been booked up for the summer. A lovely place which we sincerely hope to return to.

P.K., Lancashire, UK



This is our second visit to this apartment in Alvor and can only repeat how lovely it is, everythin
Feb 2009
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Location

Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

5 minutes walk to centre of Alvor. 10-15 minutes walk to beach.

Travel:

45 minute drive (75 kilometers) from Faro airport.

Distances:

Places of note near to Alvor are the famous beaches of Praia da Rocha and Praia da Vau, and the historic town of Lagos.

Further Details:

Alvor is renowned for its superb restaurants and there is a very large selection available.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Alvor in Mexilhoeira Grande

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath/shower over, wc, bidet, washing basin. Instant heating.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom with twin beds. Large capacity wardrobe, dressing table, bedside table. Air-conditioning.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The fully air conditioned accommodation to rent / let consists of: one bedroom with twin beds, one double sofa bed and one single sofa bed in the lounge; bathroom with bath/shower, bidet; living/dining area; fully equipped kitchen including gas hob and oven, microwave, fridge freezer, washing machine; large patio with furniture. UK TV (incl Sports); Wi-Fi also provided ; car parking space. The air-conditioned apartment is very bright, with large, south-facing balcony, including an awning and furniture. Smoking allowed only on the balconies. No pets allowed. Outside: The apartment is in a complex with beautifully manicured gardens, surrounding a shared swimming pool. There are 2 large balconies, back and front, capturing the sunlight all day. Patio furniture is also provided. Utility Room: Iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included and are changed weekly. More details available on request.

Reviews

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Fantastic Apartment. Would highly recommend.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first stay in this lovely apartment and it won’t be our last. It’s located 1 minutes’ walk from a very large supermarket and only 5 minutes to the centre of the village, a perfect location. It is in a quiet neighbourhood, so nice and peaceful at night. The pool and gardens are lovely. Great communication from the owner during the entire period from booking to arrival. A real gem of a property. E & D

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, bright, clean and spacious apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Once again a fabulous time was had in this lovely apartment. It is in the most perfect location, quiet and peaceful all day and night, yet only a 5 minute walk to the centre.

Lovely pool and gardens and the balconies in the apartment have tremendous views.

Alvor itself has everything for young and old with lots of wonderful restaurants. The beach is amazing with wooden boardwalks stretching for miles.

Thomas, the owner kept us updated throughout the booking process and was very quick to answer any emails we sent.

Suzel, the lady who does the meet and greet and services the apartment met us on arrival and showed us everything that was available.

Top class service throughout and we will be booking again.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful apartment in a very quiet complex

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was beautiful. It spotlessly clean located in a very quiet complex. It had everything needed for a very comfortable stay including wifi & sat tv. Two lovely balconies front and rear so had the sun all day. Lovely quiet pool and lovely gardens.

Local supermarket only a 2 minute walk. Alvor village 10 minute walk only with lots of fantastic restaurants, cafes and bars. The main beach is a 5 min drive or a 20 min walk and has a very long boardwalk if you fancy a stroll around the harbour.

Easy access from Faro airport taking about 45 minutes by car.

The owner answered my Emails very promptly and the lady that met us was very nice .

  • Review Submitted: 01-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, peaceful place

  • 5 of 5

We have just come back from 2 weeks staying in this lovely place. Met on arrival by a very helpful lady. The apartment is welcoming, clean and really quite spacious. Having 2 balconies was especially great, one at the front to have breakfast over looking the pool and the other to sit peacefully and watch the sun go down. This place certainly is a wee escape away. Will definately be returning with my family. Thank you to Thomas and Suzel for a lovely stay.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

First class accomodation

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at this lovely apartment many times and it gets better every time, always new little touches to make your stay even more enjoyable.

My wife and I stayed for 9 nights this time with our daughter joining us mid way through the week, she slept on the very comfortable double bed settee, worth noting that the apartment is so spacious that we chose to leave the bed settee up!

Great holiday, great apartment, spotlessly clean with everything you could possibly need, would highly recommend.

Bertie

Glasgow

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent apartment

  • 5 of 5

Upon arrival we were met at the front gates by a very pleasant woman called Suzel, she took us to the apartment and explained everything we needed to know. Our first impression of the apartment was very clean, spacious and well presented. The rear balcony was large compared to the others around us and had 2 sun loungers, a table with 4 chairs, and a sun canopy to give that all important shade. The pool and gardens were well maintained and there are plenty of loungers to go around ( we had the pool to ourselves most days ). The apartment is set in a very quiet area so no night time noise and is only a 5 minute stroll to the resort centre. As for recommendations for restaurants, well that`s easy, all of them are excellent we never had a poor meal and we ate in a different restaurant every night. This was our first visit to Alvor and it wont be our last. We would recommend this apartment to our family and friends and hopefully it will be available for us when we next visit.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Alvor, Algarve

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
 
Spring
28 Apr 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£470
for 7 nights
£470
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £7 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£570
for 7 nights
£570
 
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£470
for 7 nights
£470
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £7 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£210
for 7 nights
£210
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Payment is by bank transfer.

A 30% deposit is payable at the time of booking and must be paid within 7 days from the time of booking.

Remainder of the payment is required 8 weeks before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day - Flexible.

Arrival after 2pm. Departure by noon.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for a 7 night stay for 2 persons. Minimum stay 7 nights.

For each additional person a charge of £50 per week (7 nights) will apply (excl. July/August)

Changes to the number of persons staying (after booking is confirmed and deposit is paid) will be charged at an additional £100 per person per 7 nights (May to October).

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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