Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Spacious apartment in an excellent location for holidays providing a comfortable, homely environment for your stay. With a lounge and kitchenette downstairs and 2 bedrooms and bathroom upstairs, each room with its own large private balcony. There is a communal swimming pool and separate children's pool (restricted access out of season) and lift access to all floors. Suitable for all ages.
Whether looking for a fun packed action holiday or a get away from it all break the location is perfect for both. Literally a couple of minutes walk and you are at the famous "Strip" and for the more energetic just across the road is the Montechoro Tennis Club with 8 courts and also their Gym and Fitness Centre, both open to the public.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Oura 1 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 40 km, Nearest railway: Ferreiras 6 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
Bedroom 1 with twin beds, extra beds under, fitted wardrobes with safe, private balcony with pool and sea view.
Bedroom 2 with twin beds, free standing wardrobe and private balcony with garden view.
Cot can be provided on request.
Bathrooms: Newly refurbished bathroom with bath/shower over, sink, bidet and wc.
Kitchen: Kitchenette including cooker, extractor, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, sandwich toaster, kettle plus a full range of utensils, crockery, glassware, pans and linen. The boiler provides constant hot water at all times. Breakfast bar.
Utility Room: Upstairs the washing machine is housed in a storage cupboard next to the bathroom.
Living Rooms: Lounge/dining room with kitchenette in the corner, TV, DVD, cd/cassette/radio, double sofabed, dining table and seating for 4, doors to private balcony with garden view and patio furniture including table, parasol and chairs. Highchair can be provided on request.
Other: Outside space is important on holiday and all 3 balconies are spacious enough to sit with table and chairs to enjoy alfresco dining or just soak up the sun and watch the world go by. Recently installed a wireless internet connection and cable TV.
Towels/linen: Towels, t-towels, linen provided (including beach towels). Mid week towel change, linen changed weekly.
Being a duplex apartment the bedrooms and bathroom are upstairs on the 4th floor so may not be suitable for people with mobility problems. Please ask for more details if you're not sure.
|Further details outdoors|
Large communal swimming pool and separate children’s pool accessed with key, sunbeds provided. Restricted access to pool out of season. Outside off road parking and garden area. All balconies provided with patio furniture. Car hire or private airport transfers available.
There are a couple of steps as you enter the main building and a few steps down to the lift access and a walk along the corridor with a few more steps.
Apartment is on 3rd and 4th floors accessed via lift. Suitable for families but small children must be supervised on balconies. Air conditioning is not required as we have a natural cooling breeze with balcony doors open. Books and board games supplied, a selection of CDs and DVDs are provided also. Please note this is a no smoking apartment, guests are welcome to smoke outside on the balconies. Cot, highchair, pushchair and room fans can be provided on request. Free wireless internet. Cable TV with several English channels.
The Algarve region
Steeped in history and reknowned for its micro climate and year round sunshine, the Algarve is an ideal holiday destination as it has something for all. With fabulous beaches, championship golf courses, shopping centres, boutiques and gipsy markets, not forgetting an abundance of restaurants with all types of fine cuisine on offer. If you've never been before, I'll guarantee you'll be back again!
The location is perfect for families, couples or individuals who are looking for a holiday without the need of a car. There are an abundance of bars, shops and restaurants nearby as well as a bakery, patisserie, newsagents and hairdressers just across the road. Oura beach is a 15 minute walk away and for the more energetic there is a fitness centre and tennis courts at the Montechoro Hotel next door. Just around the corner is the Montechoro Fun Park, again with plenty of bars and restaurants plus Crazy Golf, Swimming Pool with Inflatables and plenty of entertainment in the popular Irish Bars Rosie & Jim's and Erins Isle. Salgados golf course and 5 championship courses at Vilamoura 10 min drive as are the new Marina at Albufeira and more glorious beaches at Gale, San Rafael, Coelha and Salgados. If required there is a local bus service, cheap taxis and the ever popular tourist train!
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16 Jun 2013
We had a fantastic weeks stay in this lovely, homely apartment. Everything you need is there and it was spotlessly clean. Welcome pack was a very nice touch too. Situated in a quieter area but just a … More
13 May 2013
We stayed for 5 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our time. The apartment is very spacious and well equiped. Having a small child, it was great being able to put him to bed then sit and relax downstairs without worrying about the noise! Lovely having so many balconies too... The welcome groceries were very thoughtful and generous too. Excellent value for money
Would definitely recommend this apartment.
11 Mar 2013
"Hard act to follow"
How can you follow all the good reviews of this apartment and owners. We can only confirm all the fantastic comments on trip advisor and in the guest book in the apartment. Directions fron Faro as given by Mo were spot on, as was the welcome. Had a fantastic 2 weeks and hope to return later this year. Thanks again, Mo and Nige.
10 Feb 2013
"Comfortable apartment with everything you could need"
We found our stay there very comfortable. Apartment was spacious and gleaming. Mo and Nige had everything you could possibly need.I stayed with my husband and 3 children ages 8, 6 and 5months.
The only extras other than clothes we needed to bring were few nappies and babies food as everything else was there.
The apartment was within walking distance from everything.there is also a taxi rank 5mins away.there is a beautiful bakery just facing there and it is a must that you visit lol.
Will definitely stay there again.
If you decide to stay there you won't regret it.
27 Sep 2012
"Brilliant apartment, Lovely owners, great pool [--] balconies"
An excellent place to stay, right at the top of the new town strip. I will bullet point the best bits
* Beautiful location at the top of new town strip, not far away but nice and quiet
* Lovely owners, welcome pack was great, very helpful information and plenty of extras
* Good size baclonies on each bedroom and on the dining area
* Nice swimming pool, large and quiet (Middle of september)
* WiFi (Which I cant live without)
Thanks to Maureen for all her help! Hopefully we will be back again!
4 Sep 2012
Just back from a great week at this apartment. the apartment is very clean and comfortable with a lot of extra little extras. We especially loved the plentiful supply of SOFT towels both for the apartment and the beach/pool. There were even inflatables for the pool including a pump! Hair dryers and straightners, tissues etc. the welcome pack was great if you want a cuppa when you arrive. Air con is not necessary as there is a lovely breeze throughout the apartment when both balcony doors are open. The pool area is nice clean and quite and there is a bar serving drinks/snacks adjacent to it. Just call through the terrace doors and they will come and serve you!!!! the apartment is located close the the strip prob ten mins walk. A taxi to the old town is only €4 or the tourist train @ €3.50 for two. We could not in any way fault this apartment as it is top class in its price range. Maureen arranged a taxi transfer for us and he was english speaking - thanks Dave- and very efficient!!! both the beach in the new town and the old one are great. the old town being larger - the taxi/tourist train take you right there. the restaurants both in the Old/new Town are all of very high quality and the Sea Bass/Bream are a must. As a 50+ couple we found entertainment for all ages. 5*
thanks again Maureen and Nigel.
30 Aug 2012
"Very clean, comfortable, spacious, all mod cons included place to stay with excellent hosts."
This is the second time we have stayed here and are already planning our third trip! The apartment is very clean, comfortable, spacious and has all the mod cons, including washing machine, iron and i… More
30 Aug 2012
We have just come back from an unforgettable holiday in Albufeira. The apartment is in a great location - just 10 mins from The Strip which has some great bars and shops. We especially liked the Blue Sea Cocktail Bar. A 15 minute walk and you are at the lovely Oura beach. For 5 Euros a taxi will take you to the Old town. We couldn't have asked for better weather.
The owners of the apartment - Mo and Nige are lovely. Very friendly and accommodating and it is great that they live next door so you don't have to go far to speak to them about anything.
The kitchen had all the utensils you could ask for. The apartment was spotless and it is great that beach towels are supplied. You could always get sunbeds by the pool which for August was brilliant. The shallow end of the main pool is not that shallow but there is a baby pool for the little ones.
We are definitely going to book it again and would recommend it.
10 Jul 2012
"Such a wonderful week!"
We had a brilliant time in the apartment - it was well equipped with everything we needed (and then some!). The location is excellent and we quite often had the pool to ourselves (which was bigger than we expected). It took about 15 minutes to get to the beach and the strip is nearby - there's a huge variety of things to do. We already want to go back! Thank you so much!
11 Mar 2012
"excellent accomadation,very clean,great location,very friendly owners."
Where do you start, everything about the appartment was spot on,The kitchen has everthing you need more or less home from home for us being there for 7 weeks it was a bonus,The owners Maureen + Nigel ( they liked to be called Mo + Nige ) are a great couple and will be there for you if you need them, The bedroom balcony we used looked out to the sea so a lot of our time was spent there with a glass or two till the sun went down, Also Mo + Nige will recomend some good portugese bars + restaurants, Long stays in appartments is something we have done for several years and this one is by far taking everything into account the best one we have stayed in. Geoff + Brenda Brown from Cheshire.
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