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Algarve Getaways

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

Penthouse Apartment in Parque da Corcovada Albufeira, Block 38 with huge balcony

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Albufeira - Parque da Corcovada, PC-38-3D

2 Bedroom Apartment with pool view, Wi-Fi, BBC, ITV, 5 min walk to The Strip

Beautifully furnished and AIR-CONDITIONED this TWO BEDROOMED PENTHOUSE apartment in BLOCK 38 of PARQUE DA CORCOVADA, is ideally located close to the CENTRE OF ALBUFEIRA.

The bedrooms and lounge/dining area have patio doors leading out onto a LARGE WRAP-AROUND BALCONY of 56 square meters in size.

This balcony which OVERLOOKS the SWIMMING POOL and separate children’s pool has its own private dining table for six people.

A separate area with CASUAL SEATING is also available on the BALCONY.

There is one double bedroom and a twin bedroom, which can also be converted to a double.

Situated in a SECURE COMPLEX, it enjoys the benefits of communal swimming pools and landscaped gardens.

This FANTASTIC PENTHOUSE apartment also has UK TV channels ( BBC AND ITV, etc. ) as well as many other Satellite TV channels and Portuguese TV, along with a DEDICATED WIFI access.

LUXURY 1 and 2 bedroom self-catering apartments in Parque da Corcovada, Albufeira, from PENTHOUSE APARTMENTS in Blocks 38 - 40 to GROUND FLOOR APARTMENTS WITH PRIVATE TERRACES, Algarve Getaways are able to offer guests an excellent range of apartments on every floor and in many blocks, through this popular 5-Star development.

Parque da Corcovada is ideal for holidaymakers who want to be CLOSE TO THE CENTRE OF ALBUFEIRA and local amenities and is a SHORT WALK to The Strip, restaurants, shops and bars, supermarkets and the beach.

ACCESS TO THE OLD TOWN IS EASY, with a regular bus service, from right outside the complex and the Tourist Train on The Strip.

Built to the highest standard and situated in an excellent CENTRAL LOCATION, Parque da Corcovada is POPULAR WITH FAMILIES, COUPLES AND GROUPS alike.

PARQUE DA CORCOVADA is also an excellent choice for anyone with MOBILITY ISSUES, as it is located in one of the flattest areas of Albufeira.

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 Parque da Corcovada 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.

PARQUE DA CORCOVADA 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.

Parque da Corcovada is a CHILD FRIENDLY RESORT with children’s swimming pools, gardens and playground.

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 Parque da Corcovada, 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 Santa Eulália beach, which are both a 15 minute stroll from Parque da Corcovada, past interesting sidewalk cafés, shops and restaurants. Fisherman’s Beach in the Old Town can easily be reached by bus, tourist train or if you like a good walk.

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 Parque Da Corcovada.

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

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 Parque da Corcovada.

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 - 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.



More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Algarve Getaways (Property Manager)
Call 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.

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.


based on 20 holidaymaker reviews

Penthouse Apartment in Parque da Corcovada Albufeira, Block 38 with huge balcony
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews

Beautiful , spacious and well located apartment

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the apartment for a week in August, we regret we didn't stay for longer. The apartment was itself very spacious with modern furnishings and very clean, complete with everything you need in a kitchen including a dishwasher and washing machine . As for the balcony, well what can I say it was massive with two sets of tables and chairs and rattan furniture, which meant you could sit on all parts to follow the sun. The lounge was tastefully decorated although it was a shame we didn't use it much as we spent most of the time on the balcony !! Algarve getaways are a brilliant company to book through, they are very helpful with great communication, we booked transfers through them which was very efficient with friendly drivers. As our arrival was at night we were shown to our apartment by the driver and the next morning A member of staff from algarve getaways came the next morning to check everything was ok etc, later that day she phoned me to say I had left my jacket on the transfer and she kindly dropped it off for me at the apartment (thanks again !)

The location was not too near to the strip and not too far about a five minute walk ... There are some lovely restaurants around the complex especially on the road which runs adjacent to the strip ... On site there is the New Dubliner pub which do great food, entertainment every night and some afternoons, it also had a pool, crazy golf and children's play area so great for children. The old town is about 20minute walk away or a taxi is less than 6 euros and are easy to pick up. The beach is about 15 minutes away but an uphill walk coming home . This is our third stay in albuferia and our best yet , perfect location, excellent service from algarve getaways and beautiful apartment... We will definately book to come back again .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Another lovely holiday at Parque da Corcovada

  • 5 of 5

Booked our holiday through Algarve Getaways and stayed at Parque da Corcovada in a very spacious penthouse. Stayed here with 3 adults and 2 teenagers. Very well equiped and clean. Spent many evenings on the lovely wrap-around balcony overlooking the main swimming pool. Thanks Algarve Getaways for your professional and kind assistance at all times! Paul, Tina and Jade - Belgium

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Spacious Apartment

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here with our 19 year old son for 11 nights. Before we left for our holiday we emailed the owner Ted on numerous occasions with various questions and we always received a prompt and helpful reply.

On arrival at the resort we were met by a very friendly lady who showed us around and told us if we had any queries or problems, of which we had none, to contact her.

After walking into the lovely large hall with beautiful decor and lovely wooden floors we were shown around the rest of the apartment which didn't disappoint.

There was lots of storage space in each bedroom with plenty of hangers, aswell as a large fitted cupboard in the hall.

The kitchen had everything you could need and on 3 occasions we ate in on the very large balcony which overlooked the lovely pool and well tended gardens.

The apartment was swept and mopped at the same time as the bedding and towles were changed, everything was very clean.

We could walk to the strip in 5 mins which suited our son and from there get a taxi into the beautiful old town with lots of fantastic restaurants for 5 euros.

There is so much to do you could never get bored.

The only thing we could criticise, and it is a very small criticism, would be the cushions on the outdoor seating area.They had seen better days and as the interior was of such a high standard were unexpected.

We would highly recommend this apartment to everybody and hopefully at some time in the future would love to return

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Penthouse Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have rented numerous apartments in Corcovada over the last 4 years but this was the first time we had a welcome pack waiting for us which was very much appreciated as we were just off a late flight, so we were able to have a cup of tea with something to eat and a glass of wine before bed.

This 2 bedroom penthouse apartment was fantastic, it has everything you need. The wraparound balcony is massive, in fact one of the biggest on the complex, and get the early morning sun, you could easily seat 8 outside for lunch or dinner, giving great views of the pool and surrounding area.

The living room has a 32 inch flatscreen tv, dvd player an ample supply of films and Sky TV(free channels only but great to be alble to get all the BBC's and ITV's). The red leather sofas are very comfortable and is finished to a very high standard.

The kitchen has a microwave, over, hob, dishwasher and washing machine, cutlery and wine bottle opener!

It was cold the first few days of our trip, but the apartment had extra heavy blankets which as prefect and the air con in every room also doubled as a heater.

In addition we got a towel change during the week and the apartment is cleaned once weekly with bed sheets changed even if your staying longer than a week.

We had a great time and enjoyed eating 'al fresco' on the large balcony with the fantastic views, it really did feel like a penthouse.

Overall the penthouse was fab, and is finished to a very high standard with lovely wooden floors and doors.

For visitors not familiar with Corcovada, its in an excellent location at the top of St Eulalia just a few minutes drive from the old town and St Eulalia and Oura beach's all well worth a visit.

Gerry & Fiona

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Gerry & Fiona, Glad to be of service. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to looking after you again in the future. Thank you. Ted
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  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect! Very prompt airport pick-up and delivery to apartment, we were met by a lovely lady who gave us a tour of this beautiful apartment. It was bright, spacious with everything that you needed. the pool area is well kept on a daily basis and was spotless. It is well situated, 5-10 minute walk up passed the Bullring took you to the centre of the strip in the new town and from there a taxi only cost 5 euros into the old town. The owner Ted has covered everything for the apartment, everything we need was there and much more. This apartment was recommended by a friend who has been twice already and now that I have visited I know why!! Hadn't been in Albefuria in 20 years and couldn't believe all the changes, The strip, even though we ate a couple time at the bottom wasnt for us, but the old town was just magical at Can't wait to return, thanks a million Ted

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Penthouse

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from this fantastic penthouse in a great complex . The apartment had a wondeful wrap around balcony which overlooked the pool . It was very well equipped and spotlessly clean , the whole complex was well mantained and as 2 girls on holiday we felt completely safe . We had a brilliant time and cant wait to return ! Highly Recommended ;0)

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to get the feedback. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. Hope to look after you again soon.
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro International, a 30 minute drive
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
On-site at Parque da Corcovada
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Balaia Golf, a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Ferreiras Station, a 5 minute drive
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Kilometres
On-site at Parque da Corcovada
Nearest Beach
0.8 Kilometres
Praia da Oura, a 10 - 15 minute walk
Car: not necessary

THE BUS STOP is right outside the complex with buses running every 30 minutes all day and most of the night.

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, €40 for 5 - 8 guests. A coach can be booked for large GROUPS.

A well-stocked SUPERMARKET is located less than 5 minutes’ walk from Parque da Corcovada.

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

PARKING IS FREELY AVAILABLE outside the apartments.

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

Many WATER-SPORTS can be enjoyed from the beaches or ALBUFEIRA MARINA, 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.

Parque da Corcovada is also perfectly situated for GOLFERS with Balaia golf course less than a 5 minute drive away and the Sheraton Pine Cliffs, the world class golf courses of Vilamoura and Salgados golf course on the western side of Albufeira, an easy 10 minute drive away.

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’.



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Prices for this holiday apartment in Parque da Corcovada, Albufeira

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1 May 2016 - 31 May 2016
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1 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016
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1 Jul 2016 - 31 Jul 2016
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1 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
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1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
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1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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.
Mid-week towel change for weekly bookings. Weekly clean, linen and towel change for longer stays.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Albufeira in Algarve

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Twin beds can be made into a double bed if required.
  • Cots and highchairs are available for hire. Baby bouncers are provided free of charge, on request.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Facilities: • Adult swimming pool • Children’s pool • Restaurant & Take-Away • Snack bar with Internet access • Landscaped gardens • Children’s playground • Security access to each block

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