Quinta da barracuda
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
"Jewel in the crown" The apartment is spacious, bright and furnished to a very high spec . 1st Floor,Amazing Sea views whilst Al Fresco dining on a very large balcony. The apartment is situated in a Prime location, a 2 minute stroll to the beautiful sandy beaches.
It´s a peaceful and quiet condo, but still extremely close and within walking distance to the hustle and bustle of Albufeira and the vibrant night life.
The `Strip`is a 5 minute walk away buzzing with restaurants, bars, shops and Night Clubs.
A leisurely 15 minute stroll from the Barracuda along the beach takes you to the `Old Town` quaint cobbled streets offering amazing cuisine.
The Beaches in the Algarve are just amazingly beautiful and unspoilt, close to the complex you have Praia Dos Aveiros(small and secluded) and Praia Da Oura (offers an array of water sports)
Excellant Apartment for long winter lets Sunny Balcony all day from September - April
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||AREIAS SAO JOAO 100 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||250 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: FARO 40 km, Nearest railway: FERREIRAS 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
Kitchen: Integrated, fully fitted with top of the range Miele appliances, with counter tops in black granite marble and floors and walls finished in egyptian cream marble tiles. Well equiped with additional, coffee perculator, electric blender, electric juicer, and tumble drier.
Lounge: Satallite Freeview TV, Ipod speakers, double sofabed, expanding dining table and double opening patio doors to balcony. Wi Fi
Bedroom: twin or double bed and double patio doors to balcony.
Bathroom: Jacuzzi bath and underfloor heating
|Further details outdoors|
Tennis court on site - 2 tennis rackets available in this apt.
Underground private secure parking.
Scenic lift to all floors
Large Balcony with two double patio doors which provides fantastic light.
Automatic shutters to patio doors offering additional security.
Safe in apartment
Beach towels provided
Welcome pack available if required.
English speaking manager to meet and greet you and offer any information required at anytime.
STRICTLY NO SMOKING IN THE APARTMENT
The Algarve region
The Algarve region is the southern most district of Portugal with sandy beaches and lovely friendly people. The climate is warm and sunny even in October and November with clear blue skies.
The area has many attractions that are easily accessable. These include good quality aqua parks, boat trips, go-karting, horse riding, para-sending.
Visiting the quaint Portuguese towns of Silves, Lagos and Taviera is recommended. Trips are also available to Gibraltar, Seville and Lisbon.
Within a minutes walk from the apartment, you will be enjoying the unspoilt sandy beach, where you can relax having a meal and a drink overlooking the sea at one of the beach bars.
The lively 'strip' is a 5 minute walk away where there are bars and eateries. For an authentic evening out the old town of albufeira has traditional Portuguese menus where fish dishes are a speciality. The 'Restaurant 54' is highly recommended where a 3 course meal costs 10 euros
Many local festivals throughout the year, a live band on the beach with spectacular firework display on New Years eve is an experience that will be long remembered.
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30 Aug 2013
"Beautiful & Tranquil"
Just wanted to say a big thanks to Theresa. Myself, my husband, two kids and my mum and dad said in the Barracuda for 10 wonderful days. Apartments D11 & D13. The apartments are finished to a very … More
21 Aug 2013
"Peace and Tranquility, a home from home"
Great communication from the owner both by phone and email during the weeks leading up to the holiday, nothing was too much bother.Beautiful secure gated complex with a driveway leading up from the ro… More
21 Jul 2013
"Beautiful apartment in a lovely location"
Stayed here with my boyfriend and his parents, the apartment was lovely and stylish with absolutely everything you would need! The apartment was spacious and only 2 min from the beach and 5 minutes fr… More
3 Nov 2012
We stayed for 6 nights at this apartment. Dave picked us up from the airport and right from the start was friendly and talkative. We arrived quite late and Theresa was there to meet us and as promis… More
Thank you Jane and Alex.
I really appreciate you taking time to write a review of your experience of the Quinta da Barracuda and the services we gave you.
We look forward to meeting with you again for future holidays.
Theresa and Dave
30 Oct 2012
"what a fab time"
Everything was as described.
Theresa and Dave were great
Appartment was spotless and had everything you needed even down to beach towels.
Dave was on time to collect us from the airport and even called to say he knew our flight had been delayed and would be there to collect us when we landed.
Theresa was there to meet us at the appartment and explained how everything worked. The bottle of milk, water and wine were very welcome.
The location is amazing and is literally 2 minutes walk from the appartment, with a 20 minute walk to the old town along the beach.
The strip is only 5 to 10 minutes walk.
There are excellent views from the appartment and it gets plenty of sun on the balcony in September when we were there.
The main supermarket is around 20 to 30 minutes walk away but there is always taxis around. There are smaller mini markets a few minutes walk away.
We cooked in the appartment the whole time we were there and there is everything you need to hand. no need to go out unless you want to. Very relaxing holliday.
All I can say is believe the excellent reviews, they are all true and I am looking forward to our return visit soon.
Thank you Theresa and Dave
14 Oct 2012
"What can I say? Perfect sums it up."
This is the best apartment we have ever had the pleasure to stay in. Its a beautiful luxurious apartment with everything you could possibly need to make your holiday exceptional. Only a 2 minute walk to the beach, a 5 minute walk to the lively strip which is full of bars and restaurants, something to suit everyone. The old town is a 15 minute walk along the beach or a 20 minute walk by road. Alternatively you can get a taxi for 4 euros.It was great that Theresa was on site if we needed her for anything and Dave providing then airport transfers made our holiday absolutely fabulous. Will definately be back next year. Would highly recommend a stay at this apartment in the Quinta Da Barracuda.
9 Oct 2012
Great location everything within walking distance,3 mins to the beach,3 mins to supermarket,5mins to the strip,20mins to the old town by road or along the beach,
cafe/bar at the front of the premises.
Apartment at the highest standard and very secure,very clean rooms and the kitchen was like new including the apliances.
Perfect for a couple or 2 couples,plenty of room.
All 4 of us honestly had no complaints
7 Aug 2012
"Felt like home and we didn't want to leave"
Theresa arranged 3 rooms for us including her own at the Barracuda, it was an easy booking from start to finish. She met us on arrival as promised. We all felt instantly at home in the apartments and really did not want to go home. Perfect size, great facilities, wonderful shower(best we've had on holiday). The pool area is fab, kids had a ball and we loved relaxing there. Great location for strip and local restaurants, longer walk to old town however taxi only 4 euros. Thank you Theresa for making this a wonderful experience and we hope to see you again.
24 Jul 2012
"Great apartment in good location"
Stayed in june 2012. Great apartment in good location. 5 - 10 minutes walk to strip. 15 minutes across beach to old town. Everything you could possibly need to ensure a good holiday is avaiable in this apartment. Would definately return and can highly recommend it .Thanks again Teresa
Thank you Mick and Joanne for taking the time to send a review on my property. It is very rewarding to know when guests have had a great holiday I look forward to seeing you again.
3 Jul 2012
"Great Apartment, Fabulous Location"
The apartment was great, well equipped, beautifully furnished and immaculate. The location could not have been better, 5 minutes one way to shops, bars and restaurants and 5 minutes the other way to the beach.
Even the walk to the OldTown only took about 20 minutes if you went across the beach.
Would definitely like to return.
Thank you Theresa for making our stay so good.
Thank you Suzanne for taking your time to respond with a fabulous review of my property. I really appreciate this and I hope I can accommodate you again for future holidays.
Theresa & Dave
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