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Straight from the Heart - Downtown

Bedrooms 2
Space 430 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

We had a dream of restoring the house in Faro's old town and be able to share this space with you.

Situated in the heart of Faro, this small house with two floors and small rooms it's Especially cozy and ideal for a city break.

On the ground floor you can find a beautiful and welcoming Kitchenette. Upstairs two small bedrooms, a sitting area, a bathroom with shower and a balcony.

It's ideal for 2 persons, but acommodates up to 4 comfortably.

It offers Internet, TV LED and music system with radio, CD and USB.

For your convenience we also offer bedding, bath towels, beach towels, umbrella, sun hat, hairdryer, air conditioning and free toiletries.

The kitchen includes fridge, hob, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee maker and kettle.

More Details
Registration Number : 20113/AL

Verónica e Bruno
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in the Faro in the Municipality of Faro

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 430 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3 ...
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • walking


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Wonderful stay - again!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Straight from the Heart last year and loved it so much we returned again this year. The house is lovely - very well-equipped, perfectly located near the marina, the old town and shops and restaurants and only a five minute walk from the bus station. Veronica and Bruno are very welcoming and cannot do enough for you. We highly recommend this property and are hoping to return again.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Liebevoll eingerichtetes, zentral gelegenes Häuschen

  • 5 of 5

Das Haus liegt zentral, ist gut eingerichtet, sauber und gepflegt. Die Betten waren bequem. Besonders nett war es, die erste warme Frühlingssonne auf dem kleinen Balkon zu genießen. Von dort aus haben wir in Faro alles zu Fuß erkundet. Der Busbahnhof, von dem aus wir zu anderen Orten gefahren sind, ist in ca. 7 Min. erreichbar.

Die Vermieter waren in der Kommunikation schnell und absolut zuverlässig. Wir kamen recht früh am Morgen an, konnten vorzeitig einchecken und wurden noch mit sehr leckerem Kuchen begrüßt. Bei der Schlüsselübergabe erhielten wir alle wichtigen Infos, im Haus gab es aber auch noch eine Mappe, in der alles überschaubar aufgeführt war. Nach der Rückkehr wurde die Kaution schnell zurücküberwiesen.

Insgesamt ein sehr schöner Aufenthalt. Sollten wir noch einmal nach Faro kommen, würden wir sofort wieder dort buchen.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank your for your kind words. It was also a pleasure to meet you both. All the best! Veronica and Bruno
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séjour parfait

  • 5 of 5

pays et ville magnifiques

le logement était parfait et nos hôtes ont été d'une gentillesse et d'une prévenance absolue que ce soit dans les échanges de mails ou lors de notre réception sur place

Si vous allez à FARO n'hésitez pas une seconde à louer ce logement

Vraiment un grand merci à Véronica et Bruno qui ont rendu ce séjour encore plus parfait

  • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Des hôtes vraiment conviviaux, aux petits soins pour nous, très disponibles répondant à toutes nos interrogations quelque soit le sujet. Le logement est fidèle aux photos, très propre et fonctionnel, très bien placé dans la ville, accès direct aux commerces, aux transport (bus, train , bateaux....)

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci :) It was also a pleasure to receive you in Faro!
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excellente adresse à Faro

  • 5 of 5

Arrivées avec presuqe 3 heune de train), Veronica et Bruno sont venus nous chercher à la gare et nous ont accueillies chaleureusement (merci pour le plateau de bienvenue avec l'essentiel pour le p'tit déj du lendemain). Très jolie maison, décorée avec beaucoup de goût, dans laquelle nous nous sommes senties comme chez nous.

Elle est très bien placée (commerces, supermarchés, gares, ferry pour les îles, vieille ville...), tout peut se faire à pied.

On sent que Veronica et Bruno ont plaisir à recevoir.

Une adresse à garder !

merci pour tout ! obrigada !

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci France. It also a pleasure to receive you. You'll be more than welcome in the future!
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Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Straight from the Heart. The house is immaculately presented and there is everything you need for a very comfortable stay. Veronica and Bruno were wonderful hosts and responded very quickly to requests. They even met us at the bus station and drove us to the house on the first day. We thought that the welcome tray was a lovely touch and indicative of their hospitality. The balcony is a great place to enjoy a glass of wine at any time of day! We loved the position of the house - it was so close to everything. A two minute walk brought us to the old town and the marina and we were able to walk to the bus station and the train station in about five. We enjoyed exploring Faro and the local area on foot and by bus and train. There is an excellent bus service from the airport which costs euro2.22 and it is also easy to reach places such as Vilamoura by bus. There are plenty of places to eat near the house and three supermarkets within easy walking distance. When we return to Faro we will stay here again and wouldn't even consider looking for anywhere else. We cannot recommend it highly enough. Thank you, Veronica and Bruno, for your hospitality and for providing us with so many lovely memories of our stay in Faro.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words Helen and Howard! It was also a pleasure to receive such a wonderful guest as you both. You'll be more than welcome if you visit Faro again in the future! See you soon. All the best for you!
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Nearest Airport
7 Kilometres


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in the Faro, Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
1 Sep 2018 - 16 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
17 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
17 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £267.75

We'll be available to help with anything you need on arrival, or even by email, helping you to plan some details of your holiday. We can provide airport shuttle at an additional surcharge.
The unit is located in the Moorish quarter of Faro. It is a very picturesque area that is located right in the historical downtown.
A few meters away, or nearby, there are many cafés to have breakfast, and a lot of restaurants and bars.

It's an old house and was restored preserving the original structure. Thus, we inform that the first floor has two meters tall, so a very tall person may feel uncomfortable.

Take good care of our home.
Do not smoke inside the house.
Pets are not allowed.
Parties are not allowed.

Damage Deposit - 300 Euros at the Check In. Refunded at the end of the stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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