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Luxury, Spacious ,2 bedroom apartment in Alvor, Free WiFi and UKTV(13052/AL)

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Alvor

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps maximum of 6 people

Set within beautifully manicured gardens ,with views across the sea and the picturesque Monchique Mountains to the rear, this small, select, immaculately maintained complex, represents an ideal relaxing base, for a perfect holiday. Whilst offering peace and tranquillity, it is within 5 minutes walk of the historic fishing village of Alvor and its maze of cobbled streets, with traditional shops, bars and restaurants, yet only 15 minutes walk from the beautiful safe, sandy beaches, reputed to be the best in the Algarve. This 2 bedroom, ground floor apartment, has been furnished to the highest standard.The spacious lounge has air conditioning/heating, FREE WIFI INTERNET, LCD TV, SATELLITE, ENGLISH CHANNELS, DVD, CD/ IPOD SOUND SYSTEM & PS 2 GAMES CONSOLE. Seperate dining kitchen, with dining table and six chairs, fridge/freezer, washer, dishwasher and microwave. The apartment benefits from 3 balconies, all with pool and garden views and comfortable sun loungers.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Neil and Helen Dutson
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

really lovely, spacious, light apartment, spotlessly clean, comfy beds and very well furnished altogether. Lots of thought went into this place, kitchen gadgets and equipment etc , pool towels, toys and parasols, extra bedding, books, films, games, c.d's....honestly, the only thing missing was a hairdryer ! Good pool and well maintained gardens in a quiet location 5 mins from Pingoes supermarket and a 15 minute walk into the village and harbour. Would stay again, excellent value altogether.
Aug 2013
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

Luxury, Spacious ,2 bedroom apartment in Alvor, Free WiFi and UKTV(13052/AL)
average rating of 4.909091 based on 24 reviews
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5

glorious alvor

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a week at this fantastic apartment.Ideally suited only 10 mins from town walking,local people very friendly and weather glorious even my teenage son was impressed!! Ideal situation with one superb restaurant across rhe road with home cooking and very reasonable.

Definitely to return to.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely spacious , well equipped clean apartment

  • 5 of 5

Loved this apartment

10 mins stroll into lovely village of Alvor, 5 mins walk to supermarket

Wifi worked really well, even able to get English TV which is very unusual in Portugal now

Met at the apartment by Helen and Neil who were friendly and welcomed us, and a lovely touch of wine, water , milk and tea and coffee in the apartment made for a lovely relaxed start to our holiday

Lovely pool and sun terrace, very clean and well equipped , really could not fault this place

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and thanks again for leaving the apartment so nice and tidy. Hope you will be back Helen and Neil
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5

Bright, spacious, great balconies, comfy bed clean

  • 5 of 5

We loved the apartment and its great location. The only negative comment (and this is Ed speaking) was that the toilet lid wouldn't stay up!

The pool was lovely if a tad cold for September. The other holiday makers were very friendly but not "in your face".

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your holiday . I will get Neil to look at that toilet seat . We hope you don't leav it as long next time before you come back and thanks again for leaving the apartment do nice and tidy.
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5

Great Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We were met by Neil and Helen on arrival and given a quick and informative tour of the apartment.

The apartment was fantastic, large, spacious and very clean, with everything provided.

The pool area is large and clean and was very quiet.

It's a 10 minutes walk into Alvor, 5 minutes walk to a fairly decent supermarket.

We have visited Alvor many times, this was our first visit to this apartment, but it won't be our last, we will certainly return and I have already recommended it to our friends

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to having you back again in September. Many Thanks Helen and Neil
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5

Lovely family holiday

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean and spacious and well equipped. The English TV channels meant I could watch Wimbledon! There were contact numbers provided for the manager and good local information. The pool area was clean. There were 4 loungers for exclusive use for guests at the apartment. The pool was never really that busy and we sometimes had it to ourselves, even though it was July. There is one air-conditioning unit in the lounge. Using the blinds during the day helped prevent the bedrooms getting too hot. There are restaurants within 5 minutes walk and the supermarket is just a minute or 2 further away. A 10 minute or so walk gets you to the small square in Alvor with the main shopping and restaurant areas leading off there. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Louise. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. The new television box is proving very popular as a lot of the alternatives are complicated and unreliable. Glad you were able to keep up with the tennis. Hope to see you again soon Helen and Neil
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Spacious apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very spacious and clean. Everything needed was provided. It was about 15 mins stroll into the centre of Alvor which is full of lovely bars and restaurants. The apartment is in a residential area and we felt safe walking home on an evening. There is a large supermarket approx 7 mins walk away and the beautiful long beach is approx 25 mins walk away. The pool area was nice and quiet at the end of Sept with us sometimes having it all to ourselves. The weather was fantastic about 30 degrees every day. There are 3 small balconies, 1 off each bedroom and one off the lounge. They were all in the sun from approx 10 a.m. Until sunset. We enjoyed sitting with a gin and tonic in the sun on an evening! Neil and Helen were very helpful and prompt with e mails. Neil met us at the apartment to hand over the keys and we were allowed to use a neighbouring apartment on departure day. I would certainly recommend this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
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Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your holiday and the apartment provided everything you needed . Hope to see you back again in the future Regards Helen and Neil
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Several
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Alto
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Alvor A22
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Several
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Car: not necessary

The fishing village of Alvor has it all. History, charm and tranquillity, combined with shops, bars and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. The harbour is renowned for its many seafood restaurants. Fresh fish is barbecued and served on the sea front, providing an idyllic setting for the spectacular sunsets over the harbour and bay. Stroll and explore the maze of cobbled streets and admire the beautiful features of the 16th century Parish church. The beautiful beach, with it's numerous beach bars, is just a short walk away. Alvor, Portimao and Lagos have an abundance of fishing, water sports, boat /yacht charters and dolphin watching trips available. Slide and Splash Waterpark, is located at nearby Lagoa. Alternatively, enjoy a jeep safari in the Monchique mountains, or visit the new Autodrome Internacionale do Algarve, reputed to be one of the most modern race circuits in the world. There are also 25 top class golf courses, within an hours drive of Alvor.

Other Activities: Autodrome Internacional do Algarve, one of the most modern and multi functional race circuits in the world.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Alvor, Portimao region

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2016/2017
1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£250
for 5 nights
£350
£750
 
 
April 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£169
for 3 nights
£395
 
 
May 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£193
for 3 nights
£450
 
 
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£246
for 3 nights
£575
 
 
July 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£311
for 3 nights
£725
 
 
August 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£321
for 3 nights
£750
 
 
September 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£246
for 3 nights
£575
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

A 25% non refundable deposit is required upon booking, with the balance and a £150 breakages deposit, due 8 weeks before departure
5th & 6th person will be charged at £15 each, per week or part of week.
Change over days are flexible.
Discounts for long Winter lets between November and March available.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Alvor in Algarve

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 110 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Lounge - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Double
  • 1 double, 1 twin and travel cot.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Small Cooler
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
. We provide FREE WIRELESS INTERNET BROADBAND, SATELLITE LCD TV , WITH ENGLISH CHANNELS, SONY DVD PLAYER , ROBERTS CD/IPOD SOUND SYSTEM and a PS2 GAMES CONSOLE . Located In the bedroom is a separate ipod docking station. A selection of DVD's, CD's, games, and books is provided for your entertainment, but, please feel free to bring your own. Table and chairs are located on the balcony outside the lounge, overlooking the pool. Sun loungers for lazing around the pool. A parasol is provided for protection. Towels and bed linen is included, but please bring your own beach towels. Iron and ironing board is supplied. High chair and travel cot free of charge for any little one's. Supermarket 2 minute walk away. NB. There is a late meet and greet charge of €20 for arrivals at the apartment between 7pm and midnight. Arrivals after midnight will be charged €40. This is paid locally when you are met with the keys

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