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Algarve Getaways

Member since: 2002
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese

Spectacular Sea Views, sun loungers & outdoor dining on huge balcony in 5* Encosta da Orada, near Old Town, Albufeira, OR-A1E

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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Albufeira - Encosta da Orada, OR-A1E

Large two bedroom apartment with sunny balcony facing the Albufeira Marina

This beautifully SPACIOUS 2 BEDROOM apartment has a wonderfully LARGE BALCONY off the living room, with spectacular panoramic SEA AND COASTAL VIEWS and breath-taking sunsets.

The balcony offers shade and sun throughout the day and with 4 SUN LOUNGERS and an outdoor table and chairs, it will be hard to tear yourself away from this SPECTACULAR SETTING.

Perched on the hill above the OLD TOWN and Albufeira Marina, Encosta da Orada provides self-catering LUXURY ACCOMMODATION at its very best.

The twin beds can be made up into a second double bed, if required.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA provides a wonderful setting for an unforgettable holiday, with spectacular SEA VIEWS from the apartments and set in beautiful tropical landscaped gardens with SPARKLING SWIMMING POOLS cascading down.

The OLD TOWN is a 5 – 8 minute walk away and FISHERMAN'S BEACH is a 10 minute walk away. There is a bus stop right outside the complex and buses to theme parks pass nearby.

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.

PERSONAL MEET AND GREET by a member of the Algarve Getaways local management team, who are available throughout your stay should you need them.

FULLY AIR CONDITIONED and HEATED in bedrooms and living room, makes Encosta da Orada perfect for year-round vacation rentals.

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.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA has excellent SECURITY ACCESS at all entrances and security shutters in the apartments.

The ALGARVE has some of the finest SANDY BEACHES in Europe and ALBUFEIRA HAS SEVERAL BLUE FLAG BEACHES to enjoy, including Fisherman’s Beach and Peneco Beach in the OLD TOWN of Albufeira, both a 10 minute stroll from Encosta da Orada, through the narrow cobbled streets of the Old Town.

Within a 5 – 10 minute drive, you will find several FABULOUS BEACHES from SÃO RAFAEL to GALÉ, including Castelo, Coelho, Evaristo and Salgados beaches, on the outskirts of Albufeira. All of them are in picturesque settings, with BEACH RESTAURANTS nestling in the sand or set against the majestic cliffs.

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 near Encosta da Orada.

ALGARVE SHOPPING, with its varied shops, cinemas, restaurants, hypermarket and private health clinic, is in Guia, a 10 minute drive from Encosta da Orada.

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 10 minute walk from Encosta da Orada. VILAMOURA MARINA, one of the largest Marinas in Europe, is a 20 minute drive away.

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.

BABY EQUIPMENT: Cots, highchairs and pushchairs are available for hire. BABY BOUNCERS supplied FREE of charge.

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.

Encosta da Orada has a wonderful CHILDRENS’ SWIMMING POOL and pretty LANDSCAPED GARDENS for children to play in. Please note however that the balcony railings in this complex can be climbed and it may not be suitable for active young children aged 2 – 5 years old. If you think it is unsuitable and would like further recommendations for apartments in Albufeira, please ask.

AIRPORT TRANSFERS, golf transfers and transfers to and from the station, theme parks or any other location can be arranged.

GOLFERS will be spoilt for choice with so many WORLD-CLASS GOLF COURSES located within easy reach. Albufeira is very central, with Balaia golf course, Sheraton Pine Cliffs, Salgados golf course and Vilamoura’s 6 golf courses, all within a 5 - 20 minute drive.

A CAR IS NOT NECESSARY if you are staying in Encosta da Orada, 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.

PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS; WE HAVE SEVERAL APARTMENTS IN THIS COMPLEX & OTHER LOCATIONS IN ALBUFEIRA. PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS.

IF YOU DON’T SEE THE AVAILABILITY YOU WANT, PLEASE ASK. WE MAY HAVE SIMILAR APARTMENTS IN THE SAME COMPLEX OR NEARBY.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Algarve Getaways (Property Manager)
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese

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.

Reviews

1 holidaymaker review

Spectacular Sea Views, sun loungers & outdoor dining on huge balcony in 5* Encosta da Orada, near Old Town, Albufeira, OR-A1E
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment in a great location with fantastic views, great pool area and the old town is just a short walk away, this is the 3rd time we have stayed at this complex in a different apartment each time, and every apartment has been lovely

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro International, 30 minute drive
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Casa do Cerro
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Salgados Golf a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Ferreiras Station, a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Several restaurants a 3- 5 minute walk away
Nearest Beach
0.7 Kilometres
Fisherman's Beach in Old Town, 10 minute walk
Car: not necessary

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is in an ideal location for a perfect and relaxing holiday with the OLD TOWN of ALBUFEIRA being just a 5 – 8 MINUTE WALK away and FISHERMANS BEACH A 10 MINUTE WALK away.

The OLD TOWN OF ALBUFEIRA is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the ALGARVE, with street entertainers and market stalls, restaurants, shops and bars spilling onto the narrow cobbled streets and a WONDERFUL ATMOSPHERE.

There is plenty of live music, karaoke and free summer concerts on the BEAUTIFUL BEACHES, as well as various WATER SPORTS.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is on the western side of ALBUFEIRA, close to the Dolphin Roundabout on the hill between the ALBUFEIRA MARINA and the Old Town.

Some of the best SANDY BEACHES in the Algarve are within a 5 – 10 MINUTE drive, including Galé, Sao Rafael, Castelo, Evaristo and Salgados.

THE BUS STOP is very near ENCOSTA DA ORADA, with buses running every 30 minutes all day and most of the night.

Several SUPERMARKETS and MINI-MARKETS are located within a 5 – 7 minute walk, in the Old Town, Cerro Grande and in Pateo Village.

The popular Arte Bar in Cerro Grande is next door to the supermarket and is famous for its Sunday barbecues and lovely outdoor seating area.

The large supermarkets and hypermarkets are in the centre of Albufeira and a short bus ride or drive away.

THE TOURIST TRAIN does a circular route every 20 minutes to The Strip, Oura Beach, the Old Town and Fisherman's Beach and Albufeira Shopping.

AIRPORT TRANSFERS can be arranged by us at a total one-way price of €30 for 1 - 4 guests and €40 for 5 - 8 guests.

A coach can be booked for large GROUPS.

CAR HIRE: use the car rental search engine on ALGARVE GETAWAYS to find the most competitive rates.

There is SECURE PARKING in Encosta da Orada.

ALBUFEIRA is located in the CENTRAL ALGARVE and is perfectly placed for visiting many top attractions. Popular WATER-PARKS include Slide & Splash and Aqualand.

ZOOMARINE, the wonderful aqua-theme park with its dolphin interaction program is a must for the whole family.

Getting to the THEME PARKS is easy with their buses stopping near ENCOSTA DA ORADA.

Many WATER-SPORTS can be enjoyed from FISHERMAN’S BEACH in Albufeira Old Town or ALBUFEIRA MARINA, both a 10 minute walk from Encosta da Orada, such as water-skiing, parasailing, scuba-diving, cruises, jet-skiing, dolphin watching, cave exploring, deep-sea fishing, sailing, to name a few.

ALGARVE SHOPPING, the main shopping centre of the Central Algarve runs a FREE bus service to and from Albufeira, between March and October.

SIR CLIFF RICHARD’S VINEYARD, Adega do Cantor; and Portugal’s famous CHICKEN PIRI-PIRI RESTAURANTS, are all located in Guia, just 10 minutes’ drive away.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is also perfectly situated for GOLFERS with Salgados golf course a 5 minute drive away and Balaia and Sheraton Pine Cliffs, a 10 minute drive away. The world class golf courses of Vilamoura are a 20 minute drive from Encosta da Orada.

We also HIRE out GOLF CLUBS and can arrange GOLF TRANSFERS.

CHEAP FLIGHTS can be booked to FARO AIRPORT. See the ALGARVE GETAWAYS ‘Links Page’ for links to numerous airlines.

You can also fly to LISBON or SEVILLE, both 2 hours away by car. There is a regular BUS SERVICE from both cities, as well as an excellent TRAIN SERVICE from Lisbon to Albufeira (Ferreiras).

Details on BUS SERVICES in the Algarve and to Lisbon and Spain can also be found through the ALGARVE GETAWAYS ‘Links Page’.

PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS; WE HAVE SEVERAL APARTMENTS IN THIS COMPLEX & OTHER LOCATIONS IN ALBUFEIRA. PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Albufeira Town and Marina, Albufeira

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
July
1 Jul 2016 - 31 Jul 2016
6 night minimum stay
£626
for 6 nights
£730
 
 
August
1 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
7 night minimum stay
£770
for 7 nights
£770
 
 
September
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
October
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
£410
for 7 nights
£410
 
 
November - December
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£365
for 7 nights
£365
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£365
for 7 nights
£365
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

DISCOUNTS UNTIL EARLY JULY 2016 ALL APARTMENTS & VILLAS. www.algarvegetaways.com
PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS; WE HAVE SEVERAL APARTMENTS IN THIS COMPLEX & OTHER LOCATIONS IN ALBUFEIRA. PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS.
Fully flexible on length of stay and changeover days.
Cot hire at €30 per week, high chair €15, stroller €10. Baby bouncer FREE.
Wi-Fi is available at €25 per week.
Mid-week towel change for weekly bookings. Weekly clean, linen and towel change for longer stays.
COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME PACK ON ARRIVAL.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Albufeira in Algarve

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Holiday Complex
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Cots and high chairs are available for hire. Baby bouncers are free of charge, on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Facilities: • Sparkling pool with cascading waterfall. • Children’s pool. • Tennis court. • Landscaped gardens. • Secure on-site parking

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