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Casakarla. com Kings apartment with sea views, all equipment and free wifi

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 beds +1 child, sea view, large terrace, 3 min from beach / center, free WiFi

Free arrival and departure. 3 days min. (rented my 7 days July, August and early September)

Welcome to CasaKarla - King's Apartment a quality apartment in beautiful Albufeira on the beautiful Algarve coast

The Algarve coast had its heyday for northern Europeans in the eighties, but went into the oblivion in favor of tourist magnets like Turkey, Bulgaria, Greece, etc. Algarve coast is long and full of small towns where Albufeira is the largest resort town. Coast's main city Faro, airport city and the administrative center of the region, is located 34 km from Albufeira.

We traveled first time to the Algarve some years ago and fell in love immediately in Albufeira with its old fishing village and respect for the architecture, which is what has made it a popular holiday area. We quickly decided that we wanted a residence in Albufeira, so that we could have a permanent base in town, but also so we could invite visitors back to this amazing spot on the world map.

Casakarla - King's Apartment

We bought an apartment on the 2nd floor of one of Albufeira's oldest streets in October 2013, which we have dubbed CasaKarla - King's Apartment. Here are views of the sea and large parts of the city from the large terrace.

• The apartment is 85m2, bright and spacious and purchased as a Portuguese categorized T1, which means there is room / kitchen, bathroom and a bedroom. We have renovated and upgraded it to a T1 + by creating two additional shielded beds in the living room. The apartment can therefore accommodate four people.

• The apartment is typical Portuguese with dark wood and bright tiles, although the building is modern and from the year 2001. We have let typical Portuguese meeting typically Nordic with a bright and light decor.

• When you are on vacation in CasaKarla, you must feel it is your home, and therefore we have made sure all necessities. We will make sure that you get the whole package, and everything a vacation should accommodate. In the apartment you will find:

  • Kitchen cabinets filled with equipment so you can explore the delicious local produce.

• We recommend that you use the electric Weber grill on the terrace to create a tasty meal.

• Dyne / pillow, linen and towels - also to the beach.

• Washing machine, dishwasher, hairdryer, iron and more.

• Air conditioning can both cool and heat the apartment.

• Heat the bathroom and a gas furnace, which ensures that you never runs out of hot water - something that is unusual in Portugal.

• Free Wi-Fi and 89 TV channels, however, no Scandinavian.

• High chair and travel cot

• Linens and towels are changed and the apartment is cleaned weekly - always before arrival.

In you just have to pack what fits in a cabin suitcase after RyanAir's standards (10 kg á 55x40x20 cm), as there is ample opportunity to wash clothes while on vacation. Soap and the like can be purchased in small quantities in the local shops.

The terrace

Albufiera has 3000 hours of sunshine annually, which can be enjoyed on the 24m2 large south facing terrace. Since the apartment is built on the highest point, there is a beautiful view of the sea and a large part of the city from here. I will among other things see the archaeological museum, which is a primary landmark in the city, and the old hospital with its distinctive tower, where a bell is hung in a steel spire.

Rather atypically differs a little time the terrace of the apartment, however, there are only two steps to reach one part from the other. This has the advantage that the apartment will not be boiling hot in summer as there is no south-facing windows in the apartment.

• On the terrace there:

  • a custodian closet with four sun beds (may not be taken on the beach), beach mats and beach umbrellas that you are allowed to take to the beach.

• a table with four chairs and a Weber Grill.

• Two large awnings that can provide shade.

More Details

Owner
Birgit Wammen, www.casakarla.com
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 July, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Centro Antigo in Albufeira

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Ungdoms grupper ikke tilladt
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    - 1 Child Bed , 2 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Free WiFi

Reviews

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Casakarla. com Kings apartment with sea views, all equipment and free wifi
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5

Brilliant everything we hoped for and more

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time there was nothing at all we could complain about apartment was very central to everything and was great to use good cutlery in the kitchen thank u for letting us rent this beautifull apartment

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bernadette, Thank you for your great review, always a pleasure when our guests are a bit surprised, in the goid way. I'm so pleased that you had a wonderful time, as the weeks before your holiday was quite trying for you. We hope to welcome you back to Casakarla and Albufeira some other time. All the best to all of you. Regards Birgit
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Rishton
5

The best rental we have stayed in by far. Helana was such a lovely lady. We will be back.

  • 5 of 5

I would like to thank Birgit for letting me and Pam stay in her beautiful apartment. It's the best we have stayed in. No need to go to the beach as the terrace was lovely. We will most certainly ask to stay here next year. Thank you again Birgit. X

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely apartment, Lovely position, Lovely people.

  • 5 of 5

Helena and Dave greeted us with a smile, fantastic apartment which they both showed us around, and so helpful, so many thoughts have gone into this apartment to make our stay so enjoyable, I shouldn't say this as we may struggle to book again. Lovely old theatre restaurant called Atrium with live local music on a few evenings a week, and good food, 2 minutes away.

Many thanks to Helena and Dave,

Thank you Brigit

Alan + San

  • Review Submitted: 05-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alan and Sandra Thank you so much for your very kind words. It's always a great pleasure for all of us when our guests appreciate our effort to give our guests a very good stay and holiday. And no worry we'll find a vacant space for you again. The very best regards Karl and Birgit
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5

Well equipped and spacious apartment in wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed nearly 3 weeks at CasaKarla. The owners as well as Helena and David were very helpful in getting us established, answering any questions and went beyond. We loved the ocean view, sunsets and transition of the town to night from our balcony. Thoroughly enjoyable and highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gary Thank you so much for you very nice review. It's been a pleasure to welcome you to Casakarla Kings apt. I'm so pleased that you noticed the wondeful transition of Albufeira Old Town. We hope to welcome you back to Casakarla Apt. again. Take care. Best regards Karl and Birgit
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5

Great October 2017 stay

  • 5 of 5

Booked this holiday for my retirement with my daughter , we both loved the first class finish apartment , Henla made us very welcome and we where glad wto stay within the old town centre location, we planned to come back in 2018

  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gary Thank you for your very nice words. We are pleased that you liked the apartment and your stay in Albufeira. We are looking forward to welcome you both back. Best regards Karl and Birgit
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5

Very well presented spacious apartment, central to old town although still quiet on an evening

  • 5 of 5

The apartment offers everything needed for a holiday, the large balcony has amazing views over the bay & old town, when we arrived we were met by Lena the house keeper, she's very friendly & showed us round the apartment & gave us all the information we needed, it was a perfect holiday in a fantastic apartment,

Thanks Birgit for letting us rent your apartment we loved it.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Gary. Thank you for this very nice reveiw. We are always pleased to know that the stay was enjoyed. And you are quit right, the view from the balcony is something very speciel. Hours goes by just looking at the sea and the things that goes on there, that´s so relaxing. We hope to be able to welcome you both again sometime. All the best Karl and Birgit
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Location

Nearest Airport
34 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Albufiera, med direkte tog til Lissabon
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
3 minutters gang fra lejligheden
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Centro Antigo, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
høj sæson 18
1 Jul 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£687
for 7 nights
From
£98
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Efter sæson 18
16 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£290
for 5 nights
From
£58
£406
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Vinter 18/19
28 Oct 2018 - 30 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
£134
for 5 nights
From
£27
£187
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
lav sæson 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
£312
for 5 nights
From
£62
£437
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Høj Sæson 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 15 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
From
£107
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Efter sæson 19
16 Sep 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
5 night minimum stay
£312
for 5 nights
From
£62
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£134
for 5 nights
From
£27
£187
 
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

http://www.casakarla.com/leje-betingelser

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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