Areias Sao Joao holiday apartment rental with shared pool, beach/lake nearby, internet access and balcony/terrace

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  • Apartment
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
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Key information

  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking. See Policies & House Rules
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

From the owner

An apartment complex a cut above the rest. Solario de Sao Jose is set in a prime position and the place to be if you want your holiday base to be full of optional amenities amongst a quiet stylish and friendly atmosphere. It has a large refreshing swimming pool alongside a separate kids pool.

The T2+1 self catering apartment is fully air conditioned and heated, making it ideal for year-round self-catering holiday rentals. A wonderful apartment for a romantic holiday or for young families.

Apartment is furnished to a high standard with all mod cons, WIFI is complimentary, fully fitted kitchen, TV, dvd player, Jacuzzi bath, hair dryer, security features and safe.

Our apartment has 3 bedrooms. Main bedroom has a 5ft double bed, a twin bedroom and a small 3rd bedroom with a single bed for a 5th guest. Our apartment does not have 'z' beds / couch beds in the living space. I also have a cot for a baby if required which I do not charge for.

Further details

Towels and bed linen are provided for your arrival. If you require any additional house keeping, please let me know and I will be happy to organise this for you.

Check in 4pm and Check out 10am

3rd small single bedroom available at a cost of 10euros per night. Our apartment does not have z beds / couch beds.

25% deposit required at time of booking. Balance due 8 weeks before travel or alternatively, please enquire about flexible payment options. Payment can be made by cheque or lodgement to our bank account.

Further details indoors

There is also a roof top terrace with bbq. The long balcony off the master bedroom and living room, which is directly opposite the pools, is perfect for enjoying an evening sundowner.

The complex is safe and secure with many leisure facilities, making it ideal for families with young children or teenagers, or for a romantic holiday. DVDs, books, games and childrens TV channels pop, tiny pop and kix will keep the children entertained.

Our 3rd small bedroom is available at a small charge of €40 for a 5th guest. We do not have z beds or couch beds in our apartment.

Perfect for a relaxing and memorable Algarve holiday.

Further details outdoors

Table and chairs on balcony overlooking pool for relaxing / having a drink and enjoying the sunset. The apartment complex has squash courts, main pool, children's pool and play area.

This is an non-smoking apartment, Smoking on balcony only.

The complex has a gated secure coded entrance system and is totally pushchair and wheel chair friendly.

What makes Solario different is that it holds a relatively small amount of apartments in contrast to the luxury that it offers. This property is centrally located in Albufeira in a quiet area but within easy walking distance of stunning sandy rustic beaches, local or international cuisine, bars and shops and the other local amenities of Albufeira. Sit back, relax, whether you are young, old, a couple or family you will be pleased to know this property has everything you could wish for.

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Amenities

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Super King Bed
  • Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • High chair available

Access

  • Parking
  • Lift access
  • Accessible for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking

Essentials

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Children's pool
  • Climbing frame
  • Swing set
  • BBQ
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Staffed property
  • Sauna
  • Table tennis
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Cancellation policy

Full refund

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

Partial refund

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 2 weeks before check-in.

No refund

No refund if cancelled less than 2 weeks before check-in.

100% refund100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
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50% refund50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.
24 hours after booking
25% refund25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 2 weeks before check-in.
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Things to know

Check in: 16:00 Check out: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.

Payment

This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

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Smoking

No smoking at this property

House rules

Depending on arriving / departing of guests, I will endeavour to have our apartment ready on your arrival at Solario if you arrive before 4pm. Our check out time is 10am. This is to allow our cleaners prepare our apartment for our incoming guests. If you require a late checkout, it is probably best for your own comfort to book an extra day.

Please note our check in / out times.
Check in time is 4pm
Check out time is 10am

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About the owner

Shirley H.
Tourist Licence
71195/AL
Average reply time:
2 hours 43 minutes

Calendar updated:
01 May 2022

Years listed:
10

Languages spoken: English
This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 5. It has been listed on Holiday Lettings since 04 Oct 2011. Located in Albufeira, it has 38 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £584 to £1235.
The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 01 May 2022.

Reviews

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Sunshine40064603059

Outstanding accommodation
Jul 2019

My parents, son and I spent 3 weeks of our summer holidays in this spacious well appointed fully furnished comfortable apartment. This is the 3rd time we've stayed in these apartments and would… More 

Reviewed 13 Oct 2019

Owner's reply:
Thank you so much for taking the time to review the apartments at Solario. I appreciate the 5star rating. I am unsure which apartment you stayed in, but maybe you will consider our own apartment in the future for your holiday. Warm regards, shirley
John K

A gem in the Algarve
Jun 2018

Stayed in Shirleys apt for 2 years running. Its an absolute gem for families. Highly recommended

Reviewed 10 Jun 2018

Owner's reply:
Thank you so much John for taking the time to write a review for us on trip advisor. We are delighted that you and your family have had such wonderful holidays at our apartment in Solario. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back to stay again in the future. Warm regards, shirley
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer

Perfect family complex
Feb 2018

This is a great family complex with something to suit all ages. From the children's play area to pool tables and a fantastic pool including a.separate children's pool. The complex is well ma… More 

Reviewed 1 Apr 2018

Owner's reply:
What a wonderful endorsement to have of our apartment on tripadvisor!...thank you so very much Derek for taking the time to write this wonderful review. We are so delighted that you both had a great stay and at Solario de Sao Jose and I look forward to welcoming you both to stay again in the future, warm regards, shirley
siobmarie27
Galway, Ireland

1 week family holidain Solario apartments Alufeira,Portugal
Oct 2017

Myself,hubbie and our 2 kids 2 and 4 stayed in Solario for 1 week from 30th Sep to 7th October and what can i say.Everything from the minute we booked apartment to getting there was amazing.Shirley c… More 

Reviewed 12 Oct 2017

Owner's reply:
Thank you so very much Siobhan for taking the time to write a wonderful review of our apartment. What a wonderful endorsement to have on tripadvisor! We are so delighted that you all had a great holiday and enjoyed the facilities so much at Solario de Sao Jose. I look forward to welcoming you and your family back to stay again in the future, warm regards, shirley
joanwhite0
Limerick, Ireland

excellent
Oct 2017

Stayed in appartment m . First floor . fantastic appartment sleeps 6 fully equiped kitchen , front and back patio with balcony with lovely views from balacony . Fresh bed linen and towels . Pools very… More 

Reviewed 12 Oct 2017

Owner's reply:
Hello Joan, I will let the owners of apartment M know that you left a 5star review on my advert. I am glad you enjoyed Solario! warm regards, shirley
Review 1-5 of 38

FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Shirley (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Shirley (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Shirley (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Shirley the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online and send Shirley (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Shirley (the owner) an enquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Book your stay form, a booking request is sent to Shirley (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

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How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your holiday dates in the Book your stay form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Shirley (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your holiday booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Shirley (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Shirley (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage my booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your holiday or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my holiday?

You can pay the remaining balance of your holiday at any point. Simply go to Manage my holiday booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Shirley (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your holiday booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Shirley (the owner) a message.

If Shirley (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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