Vilamor apartments, Alvor
About the home
This duplex apartment is fully equipped with all the conveniences for modern living, very spacious interior and comfortably decorated throughout and is particularly suitable for families with children. The gardens have a children's playground. The balcony overlooks the pool as well as having views towards the sea and river. Being a Duplex apartment has the advantage of having nobody on floors above you which gives you peace and quiet with your own front door access. Free Wi-Fi in Reception/Bar areas.
A car is not required as it is a 10 minute stroll to the Beaches and the lovely village of Alvor with its varied Restaurants and culinary delights with something to suit every taste and the famed Sea food which make this fishing village famous. You can enter the maze of cobbled streets in the Village which has retained its traditional charm. The complex is warm and Friendly and is recommended for couples and families seeking a relaxing holiday it is also featured in Travel agents brochures with many guests repeat visitors.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Tres Irmaos, 1km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 500m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, Sea view|
|Pools:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Childrens pool|
|General:||TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Shared garden, Swing set|
Further details indoors:
The Apartment has two Bedrooms each with their own Bathroom within and downstairs WC. There is a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious open plan living/dining room with outside patio Terrace to relax on and enjoys sun all day and wonderful views with Patio table and chairs. There are newly fitted Electric shutters for ease of use opening onto both Patio's, Wi-Fi available in public areas around Reception/Bar. The Algarve has a temperate climate almost all year round and boasts over 300 days of sunshine a year. The Algarve has some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. Portugese people are friendly and helpful the food is great and All in all the Algarve, particularly ALVOR is a great holiday destination offering everything needed to ensure a wonderful break
Swimming Pool and also Family run Bar/Restaurant with Wi-Fi which opens Spring to October Clean bath towels and Bed linen provided upon arrival.
10% booking deposit is required, balance is payable 6 weeks before your arrival. Breakages payable at property. Payable via Credit/Debit cards(Paypal), Bank transfer or cheque.
The Algarve / West Algarve region
The algarve enjoys a moderate climate year round. The gentle sea breeze prevents Algarve of suffering the humidity of Northern Europe in the summer months. There is plenty to see, from the chic marina at villamora to the more rustic villages that abound nearby. A 2 hr drive from Alvor takes you up to Lisbon, or 2 hours in the other direction takes you over the Spanish border in to southern spain.
Alvor is a classic old fishing village. Narrow cobbled streets lead down to the huge beautiful beach and harbour. The streets are a maze of shops restaurants, cafe's and bars. With very child friendly restaurants and bars that stay open late this resort has plenty for couples and families to enjoy.
Alvor beach caters for all watersports and has numerous beachside restaurants.
There is a daily market for food,and a bustling gypsy street market every 2nd tuesday.
Nature and bird lovers can enjoy the marshland saltpans and mudflats of the Alvor Estuary where beautiful wildlife can be seen.
There is also a skydiving centre nearby complete with cafe to watch.
You can also take a boat trip from Alvor harbour, a wide range of different trips from fishing to dolphin watching.
Nearby within a ten minute drive are plenty of large supermarkets including ALDI, LIDL AND CONTINENTE.
The Alvor area
The ancient coastal village of ALVOR is now a very popular holiday destination. It is well located facing a natural lagoon opening onto the sea. It has a long open sandy beach and a number of small coves tucked under the cliffs. ALVOR'S maze of cobbled streets is full of busy restaurants, many barbecuing outside and it is known for its traditional charm. The Harbour in Alvor is a beautiful setting at Sunset and has retained that old-world feel with its many Beautiful restaurants along the front with sea views and fabulous dining. Adega Do Cantor, the Vineyard of Cliff Richards is nearby and you can visit for a Day trip and Wine tasting - www.winesvidanova.com.
There are at least 7 golf courses within a 15-20 min. drive, e.g. Alto Golf, Penina Golf, Morgado, Palmares, Boavista and Pestana Pinta with the Algarve recognised as one of the finest Golfing destinations in the world.
See the following link for details on golf courses: http://www.algarve-golf.com/algarve-golf/course.asp
The area also hosts many exciting and enjoyable waterparks and the Fabulous ZooMarine Park with its thrilling Dolphin and Seal shows and Wild Bird displays it also houses a huge indoor Aquarium complete with all species of Marine life you can even opt. for a Dolphin interaction experience - A magnificent experience awaits for all.
How to get there
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Fly to Faro, 45 minutes away, or Lisbon, 2 hours by motorway.
Cheap flights are available with Ryanair, Aer Lingus, Easyjet, MyTravel, Air Berlin, Flybe and many charter operators. Also well serviced by flagship carriers like British Airways. You can hire a car or take a Taxi. Exact directions can be provided from Faro if you would like to request. For car-hire try www.premiercarjet.com or arguscarhire.com or moneysupermarket.com.
For Algarve information www.visitalgarve.pt and for information on Faro airport/Airport transfers www.faroairportguide.com. For cheap flights from Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales try - www.ryanair.com; www.aerlingus.com; www.easyjet.com; www.firstchoice.co.uk; www.flyglobespan.com; www.flymonarch.com, www.ba.com, www.xl.com, www.thompsonfly.com and www.bmibaby.com,
Lisbon and Seville are both 2 hours away by car. Regular train and bus service from both cities.
Activities near Alvor
Tennis in town
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
07 Nov 2011
Stayed here with my partner last may. They were very clean and well maintained. In a great location and the staff are very friendly. We wanted a nice relaxing break and thats exactly what we got. Will deffo go back next year.
|Rental prices originally quoted in: Euros €||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|May 2013||9 May 13||1 Jun 13||€ 305||€ 45||€ 45||1 Night|
|June 2013||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||€ 336||€ 49||€ 49||1 Night|
|July/August 2013||29 Jun 13||1 Sep 13||€ 525||-||-||1 Week|
|September 2013||1 Sep 13||1 Oct 13||€ 309||€ 45||€ 45||1 Night|
|October 2013||1 Oct 13||1 Nov 13||€ 209||€ 31||€ 31||1 Night|
|Winter 2013/14||1 Nov 13||1 Apr 14||€ 189||€ 28||€ 28||1 Night|
|April 2014||1 Apr 14||1 May 14||€ 209||€ 31||€ 31||1 Night|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Payment accepted via Credit/Debit card(Paypal), Bank transfer or Cheque. Prices above are for the whole apartment and not per person.Book
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