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Quinta De Barracuda – Home 140196 Apartment

  • 1 bedroom
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies
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Quinta De Barracuda – Home 140196

Excellent 5/5 Excellent – based on 21 reviews

  • Apartment
  • 1 bedroom
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Apartment / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets

Description from owner

Description

The apartment is on the second floor with lifts to all levels overlooking the pool and capturing the amazing view across Albufeira's bay. Access ito the beach is gained by private gate just a 3 minute walk to the lovely sandy beach of Forte Sao Joao. A further 15 minute walk brings you to the old town tide permitting.

The apartment benefits from an adult pool and kiddies pool (Sun Loungers provided) with landscaped gardens, tennis courts and a BBQ area set with in the complex for guest use only. Lounge includes a 42 inch LCD TV with Freesat English channels,, DVD player ipod connection and a large selection of DVDs, The sofa opens up to provide a comfortable double bed A chair converts to a small bed suitable for a child up to 8 years old and the dining area comfortably seats 4. The lounge can be completely segregated by the sliding doors accessing the kitchen, to enable privacy should the sofa bed be needed.

The bathroom has a Jacuzzi bath, bidet, toilet, shower

The apartment is on the second floor with lifts to all levels overlooking the pool and capturing the amazing view across Albufeira's bay. Access ito the beach is gained by private gate just a 3 minute walk to the lovely sandy beach of Forte Sao Joao. A further 15 minute walk brings you to the old town tide permitting.

The apartment benefits from an adult pool and kiddies pool (Sun Loungers provided) with landscaped gardens, tennis courts and a BBQ area set with in the complex for guest use only. Lounge includes a 42 inch LCD TV with Freesat English channels,, DVD player ipod connection and a large selection of DVDs, The sofa opens up to provide a comfortable double bed A chair converts to a small bed suitable for a child up to 8 years old and the dining area comfortably seats 4. The lounge can be completely segregated by the sliding doors accessing the kitchen, to enable privacy should the sofa bed be needed.

The bathroom has a Jacuzzi bath, bidet, toilet, shower and under-floor heating.

Bedroom includes king-size bed, dressing table, fitted wardrobes, both lounge and bedroom benefit from air conditioning and lead out through patio doors to the large balcony provided with table and 4 chairs, 2 Sun Loungers, Also 2 Loungers provide next to Pool

kitchen is well equipped with high spec Miele appliances, includes dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer microwave, surfaces are covered with marble, porcelain and granite that completes the luxurious feel..

Further details

20% deposit required at time of booking

Balance due 8 weeks before holiday date

Refundable security deposit of £200 is required for the key and fob sets and any accidental damage

Weekly rates are inclusive of utility charges

Payment can be made in either sterling or Euros

Guests named only on booking form are permitted to stay in apartment

Long term Rental available from 1st December to end of March £725 per month 28 days inclusive of all services and must agree to clean your own linen Towels / sheets at your own cost.

Further details outdoors

"The Strip" just over 5 minute walk.Beach - 3 minute walk.Old Town/Marina -15 minute walk along the beachAlgarve Shopping Centre with shops, restaurants cinemas, bowling -15 minute drive.Vilamoura/Marina/golf -15 minute drive.Aqualand ,Splash/Slide, Zoo marine- 20 minutesLisbon - 2 hr drive by new motorway

Location description from owner

The Algarve region

Beaches vary along the region's long coastline. For long beaches consider Falsia, Armao de Pra, Quarteira or Monte Gordo. Praia da Rocha is a wide beach and popular with the younger crowd, but for watersports head to Meia Praia, Praia do Martinhal, Praia da Luz or Baleeira.
Eating and drinking - there's something for every taste and budget, from picnics at the'end of the world' in Cape St Vincent and beachfront terraces in Alvor to sophisticated fish restaurants in Vilamoura marina and Michelin-starred dining.
Escape - if you fancy getting away from the crowds, head to the eastern Algarve resort of Tavira or the deserted beaches around Ria Formosa Natural Park. In the countryside, Monchique is a perfect choice with mountain walks and a spa at the end of the day.
Excursions - if you have a hire car or fancy taking a trip out for the day, explore the old towns of Faro, Tavira Castro Marim and Monchique. You might even consider a longer trip (maybe with an overnight stay) to the country's capital of Lisbon.
Golf - the Algarve is renowned for its golf, with around 30 golf courses, some with plenty of water features, others with long greens among pine trees, plus coaching and putting greens,

Forte Sao Joao

The apartment complex has direct access to the beach by a private road..You can take a walk to the famous Fishermans' Beach in the heart of the old town of Albufeira and takes 15 minutes to walk.
The apartment complex is only 5 minutes away from the night-life of Albufeira area called the strip,where there is entertainment for all ages and plenty of excellent restaurants bars and cafes.
'There is a tourist train' that runs between the 'strip' and Albufeira 'old town' and the excellent local "Giro" minibus network. If you want to visit one of the water parks such as Aqualand or the Algarve's most popular theme park Zoomarine, there are several agencies in Albufeira offering very reasonable prices for transportation and tickets and with pick-up points near the main hotels it's both convenient and cheaper than hiring a car.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 2 Sofa Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Shared garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

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).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

John R
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
28 Sep 2016
Years listed:
4
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English


This Apartment has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 12 Oct 2010. Located in Albufeira, it has 21 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £300 to £650.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 28 Sep 2016.

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“1st Class Apartment”

Reviewed 15 Dec 2015

This apartment has everything you need for a great relaxing holiday, with lovely sea and pool views. I would recommend this apartment to family and friends.

“fantastic time”

Reviewed 15 Sep 2015

I booked this appartment after many hours of searching various sites,and I so made the right choice. From the first enquiry I sent John was most helpful and always great at corrospondance. The property is in a lovely quite area and one of the most secure properties that I have stayed in. We were met by Kevin,manager in resort with keys on arrival,lovely helpful guy. The appartment is exactly as advertised,spotless clean,all mod cons,excellant hairdryer!!!!! Very quite,peaceful surroundings. Only 4-5 mins to beach,and maybe 10 min walk on beach to oldtown. 15-20 mins walk to oldtown by road.Strip is less than 10 mins although it is pretty hectic.. chilli pepper bar next to property is very nice and reasonable prices. Calipto at the top of road is great for breakfast/lunch. Pingo Doce supermarket at worms roundabout is apr 20 mis walk and best for variety. Cockerek kitchen off strip is great food at v good prices but booking is essential. Uzjond restauran not far from strip is excellant value and good fresh food. In old town O Manjar is lovely for a v good steak. O paulos bar is nice and relaxed around the corner, I would highly reccomend anyone t stay in this property and hope to return soon

“Fantastisch bestemming”

Reviewed 23 Mar 2015

Super appartement van alle gemakken voorzien,heerlijk groot balkon met confortabel zitje en ligstoelen. Beddengoed en handdoeken in overvloed aanwezig. Mooi zicht op de zee en je hoort de zee,fantastisch. Wij zijn de hele maand februari geweest en het voelde als een tweede thuis. Korte afstand lopen( wel hellend) naar heerlijk strand, mooie rotswandelingen gemaakt. Vele mogelijkheden voor omgeving te verkennen, wij hadden huurauto maar met openbaar vervoer ook vele mogelijkheden. In deze periode super zacht en zonnig weer, zwembad en zee te koud (in februari) Het appartementencomplex is rustig met afgesloten toegangen, geeft een veilig gevoel. Wij hebben een fantastische vakantie gehad en gaan zeker terug.

“Fantastic family holiday great value for money”

Reviewed 11 Sep 2014

The resort and accommodation suited all our needs; home from home. The apartment was well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine and dryer. It was in an excellent location with a short walk to the beach, 5 minute walk to the strip and 20 minute walk to the old town. We would definitely recommend this apartment to our friends and family. Hope to return one day soon.

“Beautiful Apartment With Great Views”

Reviewed 11 Aug 2014

The apartment is tastefully decorated and spotlessly clean with a kitchen stocked with everthing that you would need The complex is very secure and close to the beach with only a 15 min walk along the beach to the old town and only a 10 min walk from the apartment to the strip. Have recomended your apartment to other family members Hope to return next year Clifford / Patricia

“Good value for money”

Reviewed 14 Oct 2013

I really was impressed by service provided. We have been transfered from Faro airport and shown the area. The apartment met our criteria i.e. very clean, bright, comfy etc. Kitchen was fully equiped even toilet paper and wasking powder were provided. We really felt like at home. Thank you John.

“Great stay”

Reviewed 25 Sep 2013

We had a lovely one week stay - excellent location, beautiful apartment, and very good communication with the owner for booking. Nice quiet location, good place for couples wanting a nice relaxing break. We booked airport transport via the owner as well and this was worked really well and was good value for money.

“Superb Apartment Great stay”

Reviewed 10 Sep 2013

Hi stayed in this apartment in August we had a brilliant time, the apartment was great all modern appliances and the view was something special. It was convenient for supermarkets, shops and entertainment. Would definately recommend it to anyone.

“Excellent stay!”

Reviewed 2 Aug 2013

The appartment is a really great one. You can reach both - the old town and the Strip easily (within walking distance), the access to the beach is excellent and the view from the terrace is stunning - something that you want to take home with you! All in all, we really recommend staying this appartment!

“Clean spacious accomadtion”

Reviewed 25 Jul 2013

A lovely property, that was clean and spacious. The pool area was quite and relaxing. The property is just as advertised. It was very easy to book and greeting on arrival and re-fund of deposit before departure was lovely.

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