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Spacious 2 Bedroom Apartment, Shared Pool



Updated: 18-Nov-2016
Parque da Corcovada, Albufeira - 5 Minutes to the Beach, Close to Shops and Bars

A large 2 bedroom apartment that sleeps up to six people. The two bedrooms sleep 4 and the large living room has a sofa bed that will sleep an extra 2 adults. Parque da Corcovada is a development of luxurious apartments and villas in the heart of Albufeira, with all possible facilities and amenities on its doorstep. It is fantastically located close to fine sandy beaches, golf courses and other sporting amenities. Within the resort there are four swimming pool areas each with a separate children's pool, the main central pool having a snack bar facility throughout daytime hours. There is crazy golf and restaurants facilities available as part of the resort. The apartment is air conditioned and has Sky in the living room, along with a DVD player which can also play CDs etc. There are 2 sun loungers in the patio, along with table and chairs and also 2 sun loungers at the pool. The apartment is in one of the smaller blocks on the development which makes it more private.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hello there! My name is Geraldine and my husband is called Ramie. We own a large 2 bedroom apartment in the Corcovada Sun resort in Albufeira, Portugal. We love Portugal as it is sunny most year round, which makes a change from rainy Ireland. If you would like to know anymore about the apartment feel free to contact us. Thank you, Geraldine

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Jackie - Belfast

"We love this apartment - It is our 3rd year coming here. It is so close to the gorgeous beaches and brilliant nightlife. Geraldine is a great host and is always on hand to help."

Tracy - Glasgow

"Brilliant location - Lots of bars and places to eat. Great beaches close by"

Richard - England

"Myself and my family stayed here in August - we loved the apartment. Really spacious and close to everything. We'll be back."
Mar 2010
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4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


Great stay in Corcovada - we'll return again

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful stay in Block 41 of Corcovada.

Apartments - great living space, perfect size bedrooms - we had 2 bed ground floor aparment - great patio space on roadside, suntrap for afternoon, mornings sunshine on patio space outside living room. Kitchen so well equipped with all we would need.

Poolside - a quick stroll to the pool - plenty of chairs, usual ones booked and never used all day. kids pool small but good depth for smallies, big pool was great. lots of room for all, everyone had fun.

Lovely people staying here, mainly all families in big and small groups.

Location - as per my garmin watch 600m to top of the strip. Just outside the complex was a small supermarket for the quick bits and within 5-10mins there were many shops.

Dubliner pub nearby was great for a stop on way home from Old town or the strip. Food good there too, including the desserts!

The cobblestone footpaths were slippy in ungripped shoes, and plenty of hills along the way but easy to walk to places. Taxis often difficult to get if you were not near a taxi rank.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Home from home.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful well-maintained apartment, beautifully furnished, kitchen fully equipped, well kept gardens and clean pools in the complex. Walking distance to lots of bars and restaurants, beach and the Strip but .....peace perfect peace! Both the owner and the management were very helpful and friendly. We've had 3 great holidays here and would highly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nice but...

  • 3 of 5

My friend and I spent a week here. Nice apartment but not perfect. Hate to gripe...locks on 2 of the door/windows broken and if it had not been for the security shutters we would have asked for a replacement apartment from Joyce, mentioned to Joyce when we arrived that lounge and kitchen floor were not that clean, she just shrugged. Asked it there was an info pack as we did not know the area she said no and would drop us a map off if she had time, we got our own, if she is the point of contact sorry apartment owner she does you a disservice I just did not like her or her manner and so my dealings with her were short and sharp. Pool ....could not get a loungers as all were "reserved" with towels from about 7am...appreciate it was July. Avoid here of you do not have children as it is family (ie child) orientated. Walk to old town is 30/40 mins and I am a fast walker so...the strip is just a 2 sided street and tout hell....taxis are cheap, the very long queue in the old town goes down quickly. We took taxis home as Joyce warned us about walking late at night! A chilled holiday though, fab weather.....but an idea to fix your locks.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great apartment ~ excellent communication

  • 4 of 5

book the apartment last minute for my wife and I

From start to finish communication was great and when we arrived met Joyce who couldn't have been more helpful.

Apartment and block was great within location easy walking distance to the shop and restaurants. Even had assistance with the transfer

Thank you Kelly and Joyce really appreciate your help and will definitely be contacting you next time we return

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We had visited Portugal for a number of years before buying the apartment. One of the many reasons we love it is because it receives more sun than any other part of main land Europe and has a climate similar to the Mediterranean. It is famous for its beautiful beaches, amazing countryside, vibrant nightlife, splendid golf courses, excellent hostelries, culture and popular customs, and the friendly charm and welcome of its people. The wonderful climate, warm and sunny all year round, gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of sport, cultural and leisure activities. The lively fishing town of Albufeira could not be better located placed perfectly and centrally, within easy reach of Faro (airport), the high mountains of Monchique and the historic castle town of Silves.

Activity and Interests


There are plenty of beaches close by. One of our favourites is Santa Eulalia beach which is a 5 minute drive or a 15 minute walk. There is the main beach in Albufeira which is a 15 minute walk also. On the long stretch of beach below the central square, accessed through a tunnel, craggy fishermen mend their nets unperturbed by the sunbathers around them.


The nearest airport is Faro airport which is a 30 minute journey to Albufeira.


The Algarve is easy to get around and Alburfeira is close to other villages such as Lagos, Loule, Vilamoura and Carvoeiro. The best option is to rent a car so you can see the best the Algarve has to offer.

Further Details:

Zoo Marine- Experience the Magic of the Dolphin show, the Tropical Bird Show with colourful Macaws, Parrots and cockatoos or the Birds of Prey. Then there's the Seal and Sea Lion Show where you can come and fly to the world of fantasy with the original story of 'Peter Pan'. There are also Lakes and Gardens, the Aquarium Museum, Swimming Pools and Amusements to enjoy. Plus experience the chance of a lifetime and Interact with the Bottlenose Dolphins. To be found along the main highway EN125 near Guia. Aqualand- Fun for all the family in the best and largest Water Park in Portugal. Enjoy 6 hectares of family fun to occupy you for the whole day. Try the rides from the thrilling Banzai Boggan gliding down 23 metres of sheer excitement to having a go on the Kamikaze, a 92 metres bi-slide! For the more gentle rides try the Wave Pool, the Flying Carpets, the Super Surf and the Raging Rapids. One of the main attractions is the Corkscrew that has five lanes so a visitor can choose between a very slow ride and a very fast one! To be found on the main road EN125 exit Alcantarila. Aquashow Family land - Wave Pool, Jacuzzi, Foams and Tobogans and Slides, Slides, Slides! Slides for every taste, slow slides for children, and they can be accompanied by an adult, fast slides for whom enjoys pure adrenaline, just a world of emotions. New attractions include the Wax Museum, the Dragons and Heroes, Exotic Birds and Birds of Prey in Tropical Gardens. On the EN396 near Quarteira. Krazy world- Live shows featuring reptiles, including Alligator swamp, 6m Burmese Python, Reticulated Python and Turtle Town. Also feeding of exotic animals, pony rides, two thrilling mini-golf courses (Krazy and Jungle Golf), funfair, tropical swimming pools, two quad-bike tracts, and buggies. To be found near Lagoa near Guia/Algoz/Messines. Slide and Splash - A huge complex of water chutes, slides and pools.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Winter Sunshine
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Jan 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
You can book with us by simply emailing us. A security deposit, of £200 will be required for any damages incurred during your stay. This will be refunded once the apartment is checked when you leave. You can pay via bankers draft or Paypal.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are very flexible and we would like the apartment to be vacated by 10am (although this can be talked over if there is a problem).

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
You can pay through our secure Pay Pal account, bankers draft or directly into our account. If you would like any other method of payment just email us.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

The apartments, new in 2008, all have large balconies and superior quality finishing, located within gated condominiums and enjoy the benefits of communal swimming pools and landscaped gardens. They feature fully equipped Danish kitchens complete with Siemens appliances. Bedrooms and living areas enjoy quality Jatoba wooden floors. All patio doors and windows have electrically operated thermo-lacquered aluminium shutters. Cool basement parking is also available. This holiday development is fantastically located close to fine sandy beaches, golf courses and other sporting amenities. Within the resort there are four swimming pool areas each with a separate children’s pool, the main central pool having a snack bar facility throughout daytime hours. Crazy golf and restaurants also.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 with bath and shower over. Main bathroom with bath/shower over, wc and bidet.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Free WIFI Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Living room with sofa bed sleeping 2.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: This is a wonderful apartment for anyone that has children as it is on the ground floor close to the pool so you can keep an eye on them. The apartment is air-conditioned with each room having it. The apartment also has heating. Outside: The apartment has 2 private patios. One out the front accessed from both bedrooms and the other out the back of the apartment accessed by the living room. There are 4 swimming pools in the development. The apartment is in one of the smaller blocks which means the pool is more private and less people at it. There are 4 sun loungers in total and outdoor furniture in both patios. The apartment blocks have landscaped gardens around them. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. The apartment is cleaned on a weekly basis. However you can request it to be cleaned whenever you like.

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