Encosta da Orada Albufeira
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This apartment has one of the best positions on the complex with views from the balcony of the gardens , pool sea and Marina complex . Situated in a quiet location away from any noisy bars, yet wihin 10 minutes you can walk down the white washed streets to Albufeira Old Town which is a vibrant hub of restaurants, live music bars, street entertainers and musicians.
This property is spacious and airy, with loads of day light making it feels really homely. It is furnished to a highest standard in a contemporary but cosy style, with a comfortable and luxury furnishing.
With loads of space both inside and outside the property, you will have a choice of a relaxing evening on the sofa with a glass of wine. Enjoy dining with your family and friends on the balcony viewing the beautiful gardens and sea view .
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Town Beach 500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro|
|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, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||TV, CD player, Safe|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Secure parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment has secure underground car parking and video entry phone and is accessed via stairs or a lift to the 2cnd floor. The bathroom has wc, bidet, shower and jacuzzi bath.
The kitchen / diner has dining for 4 people, granite work tops, cooker, hob, microwave, washing mashine, large fridge freezer, dishwasher and is fully equipped for your stay. The bedroom has 2 large single beds( can be pushed together )and wall to ceiling wardrobes.
Rated 4star plus on Trip Advisor by all that have stayed
The lounge has 2 large sofa beds, coffee table and tv and dvd player.
The Kitchen , Lounge and Bedroom all lead out to the balcony with views from all rooms of the pool and gardens
The apartment has one of the best positions on the complex , with the balcony overlooking the gardens, pool , the sea and Marina , with a table and 4 chairs for alfresco dining and to enjoy the view.
Note, these are privately owned apartments maintained at a high standard , no tour operators operate here . So no gangs of beer swilling youths around the pool !
Security Guards operate on site for your families added safety and security ( from June to September , 24 hours in August )
|Further details outdoors|
Outside the apartment there are beautiful landscaped gardens which lead on to a cascading swimming pool, there are 2 pools one for children also a poolside shower and wc .
To the rear of the complex there is a floodlit tennis court. Near by there is a bus stop next to Dolphin island, the Giro service will take you all around the Albufeira district for around 1 euro. The island is also a pick up point for any excursions you may book. A short walk from the apartment ther are local shops and restaurants
Also you are wihin minutes of the Marina or the cliff lined beautiful beaches of Albufeira which stretch for miles. This location will give you everything you want for a fabulous holday on the Algarve.
When you book I will send you a receipt and full confirmation.
Advise you on the best transfers.
Give you detailed instructions that will take you to the door of the apartment.
Have someone to meet you, give you the keys and show you the property.
Send you by post my personal guide and recommendations of the best bars , restaurants, tour operators ,
where you can travel around the area for 1 euro, and get a large beer for 1 euro 50 !
You can be assured of a great holiday at our apartment.
The Algarve region
The Algarve is the southernmost point of mainland Portugal and covers an areaof 500km .With 200km of Atlantic coastline. It has a climate similar to the Medierranean. Today the Algarve is a favourite holiday destination, being famous for its beautiful beaches, amazing countryside, vibrant night life ,splended golf courses, excellent restaurants, culture and popular customs, and the friendly charm and welcome of its people.
The wonderful climate warm and sunny all yeay round , gives the visitors the opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of sport , culture and leisure activities.
Portugal is famous for its stunning coastline. The sandy beach of the Old Town is 10 minutes walk away or you can visit the stunning beaches of Gale, Sao Rafael and Sesmarias are only a few minutes drive away.
There are many attractions within 20 minutes drive away including many golf courses, Zoo Marina where you can swim with dolphins , Aqualand and Slide and Splash Water Parks, and Algarve Shopping Mall, you can book many boat trips from the near by Marina. Also the beautiful towns of Silves , Monique and Lagos are all worth a visit. There are a number of tour operators in the town that can take you on excellent tours of the district .
Albufeira itself is a vibrant resort with some beautiful beaches.The centre still retains its tradional Portugese character while catering for the visitors every need .
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10 Jun 2014
"Lovely specious apartment in beautiful complex."
The booking process was seamless. Alan was extremely helpful and provided a pack with lots of information and recommendations for places to eat. We tried lots of them and were not disappointed. Our fa… More
14 Jun 2013
"Lovely, well equipped apartment within a quiet area of Albufeira"
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Encosta da Orada apartments. From enquiring about the property and for the duration of our stay, Alan Jones gave us a first class service and was so approachable and helpful to make sure we had a lovely holiday. The apartment was spotless, beautifully presented and so well equipped. The sofa beds were an excellent size but the single beds in the main bedroom were a little too hard for our liking. It's location was ideal with lovely views across the gardens towards the pools and the complex was beautifully landscaped and maintained throughout. There were two lovely pools and the tennis court was an added bonus. The complex is situated in a quiet residential area about a 10 minute downhill walk to the centre of the old town with a variety of bars and restaurants within easy reach. We've had a fantastic, relaxing stay here and would highly recommend to others.
16 Sep 2012
"Beautiful spacious apartment in lovely quiet grounds yet only 10 minutes walk from Old Town - excellent"
All the delails for the stay had been sent in advance in a nice welcome pack and we were met as planned, very well managed.
The apartment complex is lovely, very quiet and secure. The apartment itself was really nice, clean, spacious with all mod cons,, great balcony space and well furnished throughout.
The pool area was great, 2 pools, one for kids, so loads of room for everyone.
Only 10-15 minutes walk to the Old Town and beach it's perfectly located for any type of holiday - a great spot!
6 Jun 2012
"beautiful apartment and complex"
loved the apartment and the 2 seperate were great for 2 teenage boys not wishing to share a 'normal' double bed settee. very well equipped. loved the balcony with a pleasant breeze and good view. the aprtment is a 10 - 15 min walk to the old town (all downhill). yes it is very steep to get up - so we got a taxi back everytime - it only cost 4 euros - but ask to be dropped off at dolpin roundabout (bus stop) as it is nearer to the door and cheaper in the taxi. the complex was very well looked after with beautiful grounds. swimming pools a bit cold but i am a 'softie' and its only early summer yet. Great resort too lots to do if you wish or can just chill. one very good restaurant was 'via lactea' lunch time menu was fantastic and cheap. ie; either 2 huge pork chops/ sardines/ mackeral/ chicken piri piri + cost 4.90 euros served with chips and salad! also very good 'seafood rice' which was to die for as cost about £10 per head and is extremely filling. also best king shrimp cocktail. find it next to the chemist just of the old town square. We also enjoyed a portugese restuarant at the marina (can't remember the name, but i think it was the only 'real portugese' restaurant down there.. great holiday all round and would recomend the apartment to all ages. It is really a very relaxing and peaceful complex. Alan was very good to deal with and gave lots of helpful hints etc.
27 Sep 2011
"Beautifully looked after apartment in a stunning setting, loved everything!"
We stayed at this apartment with two young children and it was perfect in every way. The apartment was exceptionally well presented and clean and in a brilliant spot within the complex. Views over the pool and down the hillside to the sea were stunning both day and night and the complex was very peaceful. Alan was a fantastic host, responding to all queries and questions we had quickly and with helpful ideas. The apartment was cleaned after a week of being there, which was a really great touch! We hired a car as had two small children with us, and the walk up the hill would have been a bit long without it. Was great to have as could park within the old town and also visit all the beautiful surrounding beaches. There was ample parking in the complex, all of which felt very secure. A super place to visit as a family and the pool was perfect for both small and older children - we will definitely book again!
21 Sep 2011
"Beautiful and Quiet"
The apartment and complex are quiet and well maintained, exactly what we were looking for in a holiday. The complex is lovely, with a quiet pool area, no need to get up early to reserve a sun bed. 10-15 minute walk into the old town, with loads of restaurants and bars. There is a very steep hill down to the town or beach so make sure you take some sensible shoes. Favourite bar was 'Steps' bar which played live music each night and had a welcoming atmosphere. Have been to the same apartment 2 years in row, and we usually make a point of never going to the same place twice so that tells you how much we enjoyed our break.
19 Aug 2011
It was nicer than we have ever stayed in before, Alan the owner is great to communicate with the appartment was clean spacious and very well equiped the small pool most days was like our own private one all in all a beautiful complex so good we came home and re-booked it for next year!
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