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Sao Rafael beach within walking distance

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Luxury apartment. Beautifully furnished; fully air-conditioned; sea view; large sun balcony with BBQ area off the lounge and main bedroom. Location is in the tranquil Sesmarias /Sao Rafael beach area just a few kilometres west of Albufeira. A short walk will take you to the beautiful Sao Rafael beach with restaurant and facilities, also nearby are other wonderful Beaches and Coves to explore with excellent restaurants.

The stylish new marina, Albufeira Old town, Salgados golf course, Zoo Marine and water parks are also nearby offering a fantastic choice of entertainment for all the family. The area has various other restaurants, supermarkets and bars including shopping in the Algarve Centre. A bus service runs right outside the apartment from Gale Beach to Albufeira.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Sao Rafael 500 m
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Faro 20 km, Nearest railway: Albuferia 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 DVD player, Sea view
Pool Children's pool
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Large balcony terrace comprising of built in barbecue. Large outdoor dining table with seating for 6 people. Access from the lounge / main bedroom. Cleaning/towels/ linen/maid service: All bathroom towels and bed linen are included in rental. Beach towels not included. The property is cleaned prior to arrival and once during a two week booking. On request we can organise extra maid services.A safe is also installed for security of small personal belongings

Further details outdoors

This apartment is located on the level 1 with access by lift or few stairs from main entrance. The building has underground car parking and a video entry security system. All windows have electric shutters. The apartment complex has a large shared very sleek infinity swimming pool and separate baby pool privately located within 4 apartment blocks with sun loungers, parasols (from apartment), toilets and pool showers. Two tennis courts are in the complex.

Further details

Pool information for times of use and saftey rules available by pool and must bs adhered to.

Only yellow parasols can be used at the pool, there is one available for use in the apartment.

Further information about apartment available on booking. For use at the beach we have extra parosal beach mat/chair & cool box.

The Algarve region

The central Algarve has a huge variety of activities and items of special interest apart from the beaches. Golf, horse riding, fishing, diving, walks cycling. There is always something to do and places to go. Cafes, bars and restaurants abound. Albufeira is only 3kms. The newly built marina offers sailing and fishing trips and romantic sunset cruises. It is also a great place to eat and drink. Events are held throughout the summer. For a busier atmosphere Albufeira old Town provides shops and restaurants-a-plenty and it's square is a great place to sit, relax and people watch. It's nightlife in the Old Town or The Strip appeals to all. Albufeira is the nearest centre for banks, post office. Algarve Shopping has a hypermarket, many different line shops, 8 cinemas, restaurants and much more. Slide and Splash parks for the younger ones are only a few kms away.


It is a short slow walk to Sao Rafael the local beach. Sandy coves of ArifiCastelo, Evaristo, Coelha, Lourenco and Galè are a short distance along the coast and are definitely worth the visit. Galè is a long sandy beach and is only a 5 min drive away. In the cooler hours of the day a cliff top walk can be enjoyed along the beautiful coastline where the beaches come together to form the most fantastic panoramic landscapes.The local restaurants are first class and good value. The apaprtment is ina Great location for walkers, golfers and of course those who love to relax in sun by the pool or on the beach.The Algrave Shopping Centre is 15 mins by car/taxi. Zoo Marine and Aqualand are 20 mins by car. Water parks are dotted all within a half hour drive, Quarteira Water park includes a roller coaster is near Vilamoura.

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26 Aug 2014


"Exceeded expectations"

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this apartment which is built to a very high spec and beautifully decorated/furnished and very clean. There is plenty of space with great sized bedrooms and the 2 bat… More

26 Sep 2013


"Absolutely fantastic apartment - best we have stayed in!"

We stayed in this apartment in the first week of September and were absolutely delighted when we walked through the door. The apartment was fantastic, had lovely furnishings, spacious and immaculate! … More

Your comments are very much appreciated ...thank you so much for giving us our first review good to hear that you enjoyed your stay and it was all you could have wishes for ...we always try to keep the apartment to a high standard and appreciate that it can make your holiday special ...

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  • 2 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:13 Aug 2014

Based in United Kingdom

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