This lovely Townhouse is within the recently constructed Vila Branca development, perfectly situated just a few minutes walk from a small local shop and 5 mins drive away are the bars and restaurants of the famous "Strip" and 10 mins drive from the Old Town this is more traditional with its cobbled streets and restaurants.....There are several sandy beaches within a short distance to the development.
The apartment features a separate fully equipped kitchen, which leads into the lounge/diner with seating for 6 people, there is a TV for a DVD player. Accessed from both the livingroom and kitchen is a small garden with a table and chairs and a BBQ to enjoy the warm evenings with some of the local wines. The two bedrooms both have balconies overlooking the swimming pool, both rooms have either a twin or double bed layout and has access to the upstairs bathroom, with bath and shower. The stylish living room has access to the downstairs shower room, also the lounge area includes a comfortable sofa bed that will accommodate two adults or children.
The kitchen is fully integrated with dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room|
|Nearest beach||Gale 2 km|
|Nearest Amenities||50 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 40 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The Algarve offers 160km of golden sandy beaches, rocky coves and clear waters. Despite the obvious influence of tourism, a short drive inland reveals the true algarve where life goes on unchanged for many centuries. The brightly coloured and verdant region is filled with orange groves, almond trees in blossom, carob trees and fragrant pines as well as some cork farms which are still in operation today.
For the sports enthusiasts, the Algarve has ideal conditions and first class facilities: the golf courses are superb and highly prized reputation. For those seeking watersports, the west coast offers the best surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing conditions. For children there are several water parks, 'Zoomarine' sealife centre, horse riding and beach activities!
The Albufeira / Areias Sao Joao area
The area attracts tourists throughout the year, with golf courses, watersports, shopping, beaches and a vast selection of bars and restaurants.
Areias Sao Joao has bars, restaurants, clubs and shops, many of which are situated on Albufeira's famous 'Strip' which runs from Motechoro to the beach at Praia da Oura. The sandy beaches and vibrant nightlife offer the perfect holiday ingredients.
There are several golden sandy beaches within walking distance of the apartment, one of those being Praia dos Aveiros.
The nearest Golf course is Balaia Golf which is situated in the Santa Eulalia area of Albufeira.
Zoo marine is a short car/bus ride away in Guia, and offers dolphin and tropical birds shows, and aquarium, fairground rides and swimming pools surrounded by beautiful lakes and gardens.
Old Town Albufeira is about 1km away where there is a selection of modern and traditional restaurants situated in the traditional market squares and cobbled streets.
Water sports can be found at Praia d'Oura, including windsurfing, water skiing, parascending, jet ski's and the most popular banna boat rides. Scuba diving is available at the adjacent cove.
Boat trips are the perfect way to appreciate Algarves coast line from the sea and depart from Praia d'Oura.
There are many smaller quieter coves to be found along the coastline, Albufeira can be reached on foot along the coast.
The many clifftop coastal paths provide another way to explore the Algarves rugged coastline.