Apartment in Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Peaceful Location With Pool And Tennis Court, 10 Mins Walk To Beach And Old Town.
Luxury 3 bedroom apartment with sun terrace situated on the upmarket Windmill Hill development in the Old Town of Albufeira. With its panoramic views across the beautiful gardens and pool out to sea, this is an ideal location for those looking for that relaxing and tranquil base to explore the Algarve. Within 10 minutes walk you have cafes, bars, restaurants and beaches. The exclusive complex boasts a shared pool, a snack bar, gardens and a tennis court available for guests. The apartment is furnished to a high standard with an en-suite .master bedroom, a twin bedroom and a single bedroom.
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(14 traveller reviews)
Amazing views and lovely apartment - even has a toastie maker ! We used Yellow fish transfers from the airport and they were excellent ! The facilities were very clean and maintained to a high standard. The snack bar is excellent and has a small shop. The supermarket is nearby as is the beach, harbour and town. The location is on a hill but it was no problem for us and taxis are cheap. The steak house at the Cerro hotel is very good and the service was the best we encountered whilst in the resort.
Wonderful apartment, great location with sea views
A home from home apartment which is very spacious and with the best views we have ever had on a holiday! The welcome pack of food was a nice touch which we very much enjoyed on our lunch time arrival. Everything was clean and well maintained. There was plenty of crockery, glasses and the kitchen very well equipped. We made good use of the espresso coffee machine!
The apartment manager paid two visits at the start and end of our stay but is easily contactable for any needs.
The Yellowfish taxi transfer service is excellent and would highly recommend. Restaurants nearby are all good and within walking distance. Good value is the nearby Cerro Hotel which also has a good buffet menu and live music in their cocktail lounge/bar.
The penalty for such fantastic views is the steepness of the walk into town and the beach but taxis are readily available and come quick if walking gets too challenging. Weather for our stay was incredible for late September with a pleasant breeze. Air con isn't provided and really wasn't needed as the fresh air from outside was very pleasant.
maid service was provided twice during our two week stay. All in all a very enjoyable stay in a lovely apartment which I would definitely recommend.
Great apartment for a family holiday
We had a great 2 weeks in this apartment at Windmill Hill.
The apartment has all the space and facilities for our family of five, with great views of the bay and pool area from the roof terrace.
We found the apartment, grounds and pool area to be very clean and well maintained, with courtesy visits and cleans from the management team.
We would defiantly look to return one day and would recommend to friends and family.
Well it doesn't get any better
Everything we could ask for and so so much more :-)
From the moment we arrived the place just took my breath away - I was just over joyed
We went just for 8 days - it was not enough
I will definitely return
The old town is so laid back and friendly
The apartment is in a hill and it's good keeping you trim but if you have people within the party who struggle walking you will find it a little difficult but we eat out every night - drank lots of wine and cocktails and I didn't put any weight on
So so good - don't miss out on this amazing place :-)
This is a lovely apartment with a beautiful view! The pool is lovely and clean and gardens are well maintained. We had a great week here.
Activity and Interests
Windmill Hill is only a 10 minute walk to the nearest beach and within easy reach of many other magnificent beaches, including Sao Rafael and Gale.
Fly to Faro Airport which is accessible through a number of budget airlines from the UK. The apartment is situated to the west of Albufeira just above the old town. Taxis from the airport will cost approx 45 Euro. Car hire, though not essential, is readily available.
Windmill Hill is an 8 to 10 mins walk to the old town of Albufeira and a short distance to the new marina. A short taxi ride takes you to the vibrant strip area and the Algarve shopping complex. Albufeira is one of the Algarve's most popular resorts but retains its distinctive Portuguese character. The historic town is particularly pretty with its narrow cobbled streets lined with whitewashed houses, restaurants and shops. The central square is a good place to sit and watch the world go by.
The Algarve is famous for its excellent year round climate, sandy beaches and outstanding golf courses. In addition, there are aqua parks, Zoomarine and other play parks. There is a supermarket within a short walk of the complex. There is an abundance of restaurants serving both local and international cuisine.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Additional pricing information
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
20% deposit on booking. Balance to be paid 8 weeks before departure.
Deposits are non refundable unless otherwise agreed.
We are flexible on changeover day.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK sterling.
Manager's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Living Room ...
- Washing Machine
- Kitchen ...
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Pool Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool
- children welcome
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
- Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
- En-suite bathroom - includes walk-in shower, toilet and wash basin Second bathroom - shower, toilet and wash basin.
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The En-suite master bedroom with a double bed with sea views from the balcony. The second bedroom consists of twin beds and a TV. The third bedroom is a small single room located beside the roof terrace.
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Sorry no pets or groups under age 25. Cot and high chair available on request at no extra charge. Smoking only on the roof terrace please. Outside: Windmill Hill is a low rise complex, consisting of 91 units. Set in landscaped gardens the swimming pool with children's section is positioned alongside the restored windmill and overlooks the old town and the coast. A snack bar is available during the summer months. Utility Room: Washing machine in master bathroom. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Maid service several times per week. Linen and towels provided. Guests will be required to bring their own pool/beach towels. Other: Large terrace on upper level. The terrace has magnificent views of the pool, Albufeira Old Town and coastline. Outdoor dining table with 5 chairs Freestanding charcoal BBQ.