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Vila Marachique Alvor

Hidden Gem - beautiful Vila Marachique with outstanding gardens and massive swimming pool
19 reviews
Hidden Gem - beautiful Vila Marachique with outstanding gardens and massive swimming pool
Vila Marachique - Reception Area
Children's pool area surrounded by sun loungers by the bar area
View of adult pool with bar in the centre
View from the lounge window over looking pool and play area, bar is in the middle of the pool.
Covered bar and snack area.
Dining area.
Dining Area
Dining area with views over the garden to the side
Brand new 40 inch TV in the bright and colourful lounge, over looking the grounds and large pool.
The bedroom with separate balcony at the rear with views of the garden and the sea.
View from the bedroom window facing the sea.
Bedroom balcony with sun loungers and coffee table and chairs over looking the side gardens
Alfresco dining on main balcony outside the lounge and kitchen.
Fully equipped kitchen with kettle, toaster, oven, hob, washing machine, microwav and fridge/freezer
bathroom with shower over the bath having glass partition, wash basin set in vanitary unit, wc,bidet
New board walks allowing access onto the beach at various points - view of Lagos
Boardwalk which runs along the side of the beach into a nature reserve - views looking towards Alvor
Praia da Vue Beach
Alvor Marina looking outwards Lagos
Busy main street in Alvor centre, with shops, restaurants and bars.
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Alvor, Portimao, Faro District, Algarve
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Listing #HL131239
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English first
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We had an absolutely wonderful weeks holiday in this fabulous apartment. The weather was super, so the two balconies were in constant use, as was the pool area and pool bar. The beds were really comfy. We had a hire car, so the underground garage came in useful, too. Such alot of choice of restaurants in Alvor - we ate...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016 for a stay in July 2015

We stayed here for the second time in summer 2015 and have just booked to return again this year. It's a great place to stay and suits those who love a relaxed, informal atmosphere. The apartment is a good size and well maintained. Very safe, quiet area and although we now travel as a couple, our first visit was with...

Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015
person found this review helpful

Our second visit this year to this apartment, plus we had been befire in 2011, and this was our third trip to Alvor this this year. What more can I say other than can't wait till next time. The apartment is perfect, comfortable, clean, well equipped and in a great location A little trepidation about the weather as we were...

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The main entrance foyer has 2 sets of lifts and 2 staircases with an intercom entry system. The apartment is on the first floor and can be found at the end of the corridor. The size of the apartment is overall much larger than a normal 1 bed roomed due to the location being at the end of the building. Upon entrance you will walk into a large hallway which leads into the lounge / dining room 24ft x12ft. The front window from the lounge overlooks the pool and the dining room has double patio doors onto the balcony . Here you will find table and chairs for Al- fresco dining. The kitchen has single electric fan assisted oven, hob, extractor, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave. Another set of patio doors onto the balcony. The bathroom has a bath with shower and screen, toilet, bidet an... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Sofas
    3 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
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6 Jan 2018 -
12 Jan 2018
January 2018
1 night
13 Jan 2018 -
19 Jan 2018
January 2018
1 night
20 Jan 2018 -
26 Jan 2018
January 2018
1 night
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
10% deposit required at the time of booking (non refundable). Balance required 8 weeks before departure. A breakage/damage deposit of £100 cheque is payable along with the balance and will be returned once confirmation has been provided from the Management Company that there has been no damage to the building or the contents.
Keys will be given to you from a member of the Mangement Team who will meet with you and show you to the apartment and will answer any questions that you may have
Please note guests are responsible for their own personal insurance cover.
Payment is in £ sterling or euros by arrangement.
Arrival entry from 2pm onwards - maybe be earlier by arrangement. Departures by12 noon.
The apartment is available for short term winter lets upon request from the owners.
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About the neighbourhood
Boat trips can be taken from the harbour to go dolphin watching or to visit the historic towns of Silves or Lagos to the west. The quaint town of Loule is just a short drive away and is famous for its market. Fiesa International Sand Sculpture festival is worthy of a visit, every year it has a different theme and it is illuminated in the evenings. Slide and Splash and Zoo Marine are a 30 minute drive away or take the open top bus which you can catch from the bus stop just a short walk away. Golf courses are never very far away and the closes being Alto Golf just 5 minutes away and the championship course of Penina 10 minutes.

Alvor has a public indoor swimming pool as well as outdoor tennis clubs which can be found in the harbour as well as ten pin bowling. Portimao is 10 minutes away...
Getting around
There is a bus stop right outside the complex where you can catch the number 13 that takes you into Portimao, here you can find the main bus station for buses to Lisbon etc. There is also a train station in Portimao, here you can get the Algarve line which travels along the coast and stops at many of the tourist areas in the region.
From Alvor town centre you can pick up the Eva bus for buses to Lagos, Albuferia.
Boat trips an be arranged from by the Marina in the centre of Alvor to various places of interest.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 60.0 km
Alvor is approx 1hr from Faro Airport by car on the very good A22 motorway Numerous car hire companies can be found at Faro airport or can be booked prior to departure via the internet. There is an excellent shuttle bus service that runs regularly from the airport direct to the apartment, the journey takes approx 1hr 10mins and is booked via the internet. There are also several local taxi, mini bus services that run from the airport which also can be booked via the internet. There is an excellent regular train service that runs from Faro to Portimao and from here you can take the local bus which drops you outside the apartment. Local buses stop just outside the complex and serve the nearby beaches and Alvor town. You can also get a bus here ( Number 13) into the main bus station in Porti... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (8,205)
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