Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
This modern first floor 2 bedroom apartment was redecorated in 2012 and is furnished and equipped to a high standard. Amenities include air conditioning (cools in the summer and heats in the winter), free-wifi, flat screen satellite TV with some UK channels, DVD player and log burning fire in the lounge. There are 2 bedrooms - a double and a twin, family bathroom and separate shower room. The modern kitchen has is fully equiped including washing machine, dishwasher and microwave and the comfortable lounge/diner opens onto a long sunny part covered terrace that is equipped with a table and four chairs - ideal for alfresco dining. There is a separate outdoor clothes drying area and plenty of parking adjacent to the apartment.
The village centre with its numerous bars, restaurants, shops and beach is only a short walk. Numerous other beaches, 3 golf courses, 2 waterparks, coastal and rural villages and the Monchique mountains are only a short drive away making this an ideal base from which to explore the Algarve.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 50 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors|
Maid service Monday to Friday, except public holidays. In the winter period (November to March includive) maid service is twice per week.
Towels and pool towels are provided
Folding bed for a 5th guest
|Further details outdoors|
The apartment has a long, partly covered, south facing terrace with a table and four chairs. There is also a small out-door clothes drying area.
The apartments at Monte Dourado are located in colourful gardens and are set around five swimming pools with separate kids pools. There are plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas. There are also 2 tennis courts on site.
Reception is open every day and helpful staff can book airport transfers, tickets for tours, car hire and give advice on where to go. Tennis courts and equipment can be booked at reception. The reception also has a small library and computer with internet acces for guests to use.
Changeover days are flexible. Minimum stay 2 nights.
Check in after 16.00, check out 10.00. Other times may be agreed locally with reception.
No smoking inside the apartment; smoking permitted on the terrace.
The Algarve region
Only 45 minutes drive from Faro airport, Carvoeiro is ideally situated on the stunning central Algarge coast characterised by dramatic cliffs and sandy beaches set against the backdrop of the Monchique Mountains. There are plenty of places to visit and traditional local towns and villages to explore. Slide and Splash waterpark is only 5 minutes away by car in Lagoa and other nearby activities include, Zoo Marine, horseriding, walking, boat-trips to explore the caves and grottos along the coast, and of course golfing on one of the many courses in this area. Both Lisbon and Seville are within reach for a day trip.
Monte Dourado is situated on a quiet hill top location in the centre of Carvoeiro with stunning sea views, yet it is only a few minutes walk to local supermarkets, restaurants, bars, the village square and beach.
Carvoeiro is a popular holiday resort for families, couples and golfers. It has an attractive square and small beach. Other beaches are a short drive away. There are plenty of restaurants to suit every taste and price range and a fair sprinkling of water holes. There are a number of small supermarkets, and the Municipal Market where local farmers sell fresh produce. Larger supermarkets are to be found in nearby Lagoa.