Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Areias de Sao Joao - SOL-C Solario de Sao Jose
Self-catering apartment in Albufeira centre between The Strip & the Old Town
This warmly decorated, SUNNY APARTMENT is situated on the ground floor of the upmarket holiday complex of Solario de Sao Jose, in the centre of Albufeira, BETWEEN THE STRIP AND THE OLD TOWN.
THE LONG BALCONY off the main bedroom and living room, directly OPPOSITE THE SWIMMING POOL, is perfect for relaxing, al-fresco dining or enjoying an evening sundowner.
The apartment has its OWN SUN LOUNGERS so there is never a concern of there not being enough.
Solario de Sao has just 42 apartments and is VERY POPULAR WITH FAMILIES, COUPLES AND GROUPS, alike.
It has EXCELLENT ON-SITE FACILITIES with a roof-top barbecue on every block with spectacular panoramic views over Albufeira, children's playground, gym, squash court, sauna and games room.
Solario de Sao Jose is EXTREMELY WELL SITUATED in a quiet residential street, just 3 minutes walk to the Main Street of Albufeira, the bus stop and nearest supermarket.
WITHIN A 5 - 10 MINUTE WALK, you will find The Strip, many restaurants, shops, bars, nightclubs, a taxi rank and the tourist train, connecting visitors to the Old Town and local beaches. The Old Town and beaches are a 15 minute walk away.
Enjoy a COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME PACK from Algarve Getaways, when you arrive, with snacks and drinks after a long journey. We can also provide breakfast packs, beer, champagne or a cake or flowers for that special occasion.
FULLY AIR CONDITIONED and HEATED in bedrooms and living room, makes it perfect for year-round vacation rentals.
PERSONAL MEET AND GREET by a member of the Algarve Getaways local management team, who are available throughout your stay should you need them.
ALBUFEIRA is also the BEST LOCATION IN THE ALGARVE FOR WINTER SUN and out of season bookings, as it is always open for business.
WITH OVER 300 DAYS OF SUNSHINE A YEAR, you can laze on the beaches and soak up the sun and savour the fresh mouth-watering food on offer at the BEACH RESTAURANTS.
FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN with top of the range appliances for every self-catering need.
WI-FI can be provided at a nominal charge, subject to availability.
SOLARIO de Sao Jose has excellent SECURITY ACCESS at all entrances and security shutters in the apartments.
AIRPORT TRANSFERS, golf transfers and transfers to and from the station, theme parks or any other location can be arranged.
BABY EQUIPMENT: Cots, highchairs and pushchairs are
available for hire. BABY BOUNCERS supplied FREE of charge.
Solario de Sao Jose is a CHILD FRIENDLY RESORT with a children’s swimming pool with 2 levels and a playground next to the pool.
CHILDREN ARE WELCOME EVERYWHERE in Portugal and restaurants in Albufeira will be happy to cater for them. Many bars also have karaoke and children’s facilities for them, including TV Games, table football and quiz nights.
A CAR IS NOT NECESSARY if you are staying in Solario de Sao Jose, as Albufeira is well placed in the centre of the Algarve, with good public transport available.
A RENTAL CAR will however allow you the freedom to explore more of the Algarve with its interesting towns and beautiful beaches.
The ALGARVE has some of the finest SANDY BEACHES in Europe and ALBUFEIRA HAS SEVERAL BLUE FLAG BEACHES TO ENJOY, including Praia da Oura and Fisherman’s Beach in the Old Town , both a 15 minute walk from Solario de Sao Jose,. The beaches can also be reached by bus or tourist train.
MANY WATER SPORTS can be enjoyed from Albufeira’s beaches , such as Praia da Oura, Fisherman’s Beach in the Old Town and Galé Beach, and Albufeira Marina, such as water-skiing, parasailing, scuba-diving, cruises, jet-skiing, dolphin watching, cave exploring, deep-sea fishing, sailing and much more.
ALBUFEIRA is ideally placed for visiting the popular WATER-PARKS in the Central Algarve, including Slide & Splash and Aqualand and ZOOMARINE, the wonderful AQUA-THEME PARK with its dolphin interaction program.
BUSES TO THESE THEME PARKS stop in the centre of Albufeira, near Solario de Sao Jose.
ALGARVE SHOPPING, with its varied shops, cinemas, restaurants, hypermarket and private health clinic, is in Guia, a 10 minute drive from Solario de Sao Jose.
SIR CLIFF RICHARD’S VINEYARD, Adega do Cantor and Portugal’s famous CHICKEN PIRI-PIRI RESTAURANTS are also located in Guia.
ALBUFEIRA MARINA, with its restaurants, bars, water-sports and ALBUFEIRA KARTING, is a 5 – 10 minute drive away. VILAMOURA MARINA, one of the largest Marinas in Europe, is a 15 minute drive from Solario de Sao Jose.
GOLFERS will be spoilt for choice with so many WORLD-CLASS GOLF COURSES located within easy reach of Solario de Sao Jose. Albufeira is very central, with Balaia golf course, Sheraton Pine Cliffs, Salgados golf course and Vilamoura’s 6 golf courses, all within a 5 - 10 minute drive.
Algarve Getaways’ INFORMATION FOLDER in each apartment is packed with restaurant recommendations, activities, sports, sightseeing and golf info, as well as public transport and so much more.
PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS, WE HAVE MANY ONE AND TWO BEDROOM APARTMENTS IN SOLARIO DE SAO JOSE AND ELSEWHERE IN ALBUFEIRA TO OFFER YOU.
IF YOU DON’T SEE THE AVAILABILITY YOU WANT, PLEASE ASK. WE MAY HAVE SIMILAR APARTMENTS IN THE SAME COMPLEX OR NEARBY.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Algarve Getaways
Algarve Getaways has been renting luxury self-catering holiday apartments and villas in the Algarve, Portugal since it was founded in 2000 by Barbara Derber.
Barbara, Irene and Elisabete are happy to answer any queries you may have and assist you in finding the perfect apartment or villa for your vacation in the sun.
Book your holiday of a lifetime with us, starting with a complimentary welcome pack on arrival and a warm greeting from a member of our local management team at Getaways Property Services, who will be on hand throughout your stay.
Large groups can easily be accommodated. We can also arrange airport transfers, baby equipment, golf clubs, breakfast packs if you are arriving late and any special requirements.