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Vila da Praia, Alvor, Algarve c/w A1 free internet

  • Not bad for a photo taken in mid November, don't think we can't do Winter Holidays on the Algarve!
    Not bad for a photo taken in mid November, don't think we can't do Winter Holidays on the Algarve!
    Not bad for a photo taken in mid November, don't think we can't do Winter Holidays on the Algarve!
    Both sofas shown can easily be transformed into double beds
    Spacious & fully equipped, nothing has been overlooked
    A double bed with zero compromise
    LED TV, Hi-Speed Internet, TV Set Top Box & a DVD - UK TV is always available
    Property description
    Alvor
    |
    Condo/Apartment – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    Superb top floor (2nd floor) 1 bed apartment (with additional sleeping in the lounge) within the finest complex of the beautiful & traditional fishing village of Alvor.
    The accommodation briefly comprises of the following -
    A fully equipped kitchen, inc.a full sized s/s oven/grill, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster & a whole host of utensils etc.
    A fully tiled bathroom with full sized bath & shower, WC, bidet, basin (within a vanity unit), 110v hair dryer & plenty of storage for towels & toiletries.
    A large & spacious lounge / dining area, incl. A/C unit, set top box LED TV c/w UK & European TV, fully paid & unlimited hi-speed WIFI internet, docking station, a Bosch portable gas heater for Winter bookings, a wall mount...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Children's Pool
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (5)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Elevator/Lift access
    • Freezer
    • Garage
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Garden
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Yes
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL1655452 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Faro: 65.0 km
    Railway: Portimao: 10.0 km
    Avoiding July & August car hire is relatively cheap & the main road (A22) is generally very good & quiet due to the 5 - 6 euro toll. The N125 is not as quick, the old main road, but is toll free.

    If outside of these 2 weeks we tend to hire a car for the convenience of accessing the larger out of village supermarkets + it affords trips to Lagos, the beautifully unspoilt & very quiet western coast (waves like you wouldn't believe) & up into Monchique where Donkeys are still used on a daily basis & the pace of life is an echo to yesteryear.

    Taxi / Mini Bus Hire is easy to organise with ex pat companies living & operating from Alvor, plus a host of Mercedes Government Taxis available 24/7 within a 3 minute walk adjacent the roundabout as you enter the village...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
    Nearby cities
    Algarve Villas (7,886)
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SunnySlai...
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago for a stay in April 2015 NEW

We booked this apartment for a week in April, and can quite honestly say it is one of the best privately owned apartments we have stayed in. It has everything you need for a relaxing holiday, décor is lovely, very spacious rooms, very very clean. A very good supply of towels, beach towels and bed linen. Everything you would need... more

Management response:

Many thanks Jane, not much else to add really as you've said it all. We're so pleased you had a great holiday & appreciate the time taken in submitting this review. All the best, Chris & Jackie more

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Tony T
Pershore, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 31 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We had 3 weeks in this apartment and found it to be very well supplied with just about everything you might need. A walk across the nature reserve of a few hundred yards brought us straight on to the beautiful beach. Typical Algarvian rocks at one end and wide open sands at the other. Lots of great bars and restaurants... more

Management response:

Apologies Tony for not appearing to have responded earlier, I did but from my phone & it obviously failed. We're so pleased you had a great holiday & that Alvor / Vila da Praia / our apartment helped to make that possible. Thanks for choosing to stay with us & we'll hopefully see you next year, Chris & Jackie more

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Susan O
North Shields, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 September 2014 for a stay in August 2014
2
people found this review helpful

We had nine wonderful days in this apartment. The complex of Vila Praia is safe and secure with attractive gardens and a lovely pool. We were happy that there are no restaurants/ bars on site and as there are many within easy walking distance this proved no problem. The apt itself is super - really well appointed. I can't think... more

Management response:

Many thanks for the 5 Star review, we'd welcome you back anytime & don't forget our returning guest loyalty package that we offer - Thanks again, Chris & Jackie more

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