Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This striking 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom 2nd floor apartment has a really enormous balcony & fabulous views to open countryside with the sea beyond. It is very conveniently placed so that you can enjoy the peace and quiet of your holiday home in the sun with really inexpensive excellent restaurants nearby.
However, the lively town of Albufeira is just a short walk and easily reached if you are looking for some night-life. In the opposite direction, also a short walk, is Olhos D'Agus which has a very beautiful beach.
There are many other beaches within walking distance.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Maria Luis 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 32 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||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 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors||
There is a high spec Fully Fitted kitchen including built in oven & hob, dishwasher,w/machine and microwave.The furnishings are stunning & chic & include a hand crafted solid wood dining table and 6 chairs with matching TV unit & coffee table, a Divani designed 3 seater caramel double sofa bed & a matching armchair, all located in the large L shaped open plan lounge/dining room.
The spacious master bedroom has a Portuguese style double bed & a matching 5 drawer chest of drawers & bedside cabinets. The second bedroom is furnished with 2 Portuguese style single beds & a matching 5 drawer chest. There are 2 built in wardrobes.
The en-suite bathroom has a white porcelain 5 piece suite. The second bathroom has a 4 piece suite. There are 4 patio doors from the kitchen, the lounge and both bedrooms all leading to the impressive balcony.
The apartment will sleep 6 people comfortably but it would also be possible to sleep 2 small children as well. If a cot is required then this can be supplied. All the patio doors leading to the balcony have superior white blinds that are closed electronically.
There is also a concealed wardrobe and drawers in the hallway in order to hang and store clothes.
|Further details outdoors||
The complex is very well maintained with an experienced management agency in charge to make sure that the grounds are maintained and manicured to a high standard, that the pool is scrupulously clean, that all sunbeds are in working order and that the shower and toilet areas are pristine.
They also maintain the common areas and lifts to ensure that these also are clean and in good order.On the spacious balcony there is a quality garden table and 6 chairs as well as 2 sun beds and parasol.
Using the lift or the 2 flight of stairs you can access the gardens and two pools via ornamental paths.
The terraces around the pools are ideal for sunbathing or lying in the shade under a parasol.
There is also secure underground car parking.
Nearby are Waterparks as well as Zoomarine which is set in 8 hectares. Here you will find a marine zoo and shows with emphasis on the preservation of marine life. You can even interact with the dolphins.
Praia Da Oura is famous for 'The Strip'. a street with a huge variety of restaurants, shops, bars and nightclubs. This is situated a maximum of 20 minutes walk from the apartment but there are also free buses that will collect and drop you off near to the apartment at all times of the day and night.
Owner representative available in Balaia each day for questions, queries and general advice. The amounts quoted apply for full week bookings and may differ for shorter or longer durations. Rates available on request. Change over day is flexible.
A payment of approximately 20% of the total holiday cost is payable to secure your booking with the balance payable 8 weeks before your holiday.Please contact Penny for any special offers that may be available.
The rental rates refer to the total price of the apartment per week and not per person.
A Taxi transfer can be arranged from Faro. Exclusive car hire rates at a discount also available. Please ask for details.
The Algarve region
From the balcony you have fabulous views of the surrounding countryside which include the many orange trees and olive and carob trees in the neighbouring fields. To the right of the apartment block there are clear views of the sea and the view along the balcony is to the tennis courts and the small short country road which runs to the road where you turn left to Olhas D'Agua or right to Albufeira.
It is just a 5 minute drive to the beautiful blue flag beach of Falesia. The picturesque golden sandy beach of Olhos D'Agua is a 2 minute drive or can be reached in 20 minutes by foot. In the opposite direction to the west are the beaches of Santa Eulalia, a 2 minute drive or 15 minute walk and the nearest beach, Maria Luis is across the country road down the path which also leads to 'Club Med' and this is reached from the apartment by strolling for 10 minutes.
There are many other local attractive beaches in the Albufeira such as Praia de Sao Rafeal and Praia de Castelo to name but two
The Balaia Golf Course is situated right next door to the apartment and the world renowned Millennium Golf resort and Victoria golf club are nearby as are the courses at the Quinta Da Lago and Vale De Lobo as well as Penina and Sao Lourenzo. Presently there are 28 golf courses within a half hour's drive and there are more under construction.
Balaia Golf Course has its own award winning, testing, executive 9 hole course, with distances ranging from 67 to 160 metres.
There is a driving range, a practice bunker, chipping and putting greens. An impressive club house with a large terrace overlooking the first tee, has a restaurant, reception, pro shop, club hire, trolleys and lockers.
Over the last few years the Portuguese Open has been hosted variously at Penina, Vila Sol and Sao Lourenzo, all of which may be included in the list of top European championship courses. Warm playing conditions and immaculately manicured fairways and greens are the norm in the Algarve. Whatever your level of skills or dedication there is a course for you in the Algarve.
Top European tour players come to the Algarve, both for the Portuguese Open and to enjoy the excellent conditions. There are plenty of golf shops, academies and driving ranges. Albufiera is situated close to three main courses, Salgados, Balaia and Sheraton Pine Cliffs all within five minutes drive. A real golf enthusiasts' paradise!