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Modern Family Apto in Town Centre of Tavira with Swimming Pool, WIFI + Cable TV

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 936 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Apto in Town Centre with Condo Shared Pool

APARTMENT GABRIELLA is a modern 2 bedroomed apartment (ground floor) situated in a private condominium, directly in the centre of Tavira Town. Nicely furnished, with comfy sofas in the lounge, TV with Portuguese/international Channels and WIFI. In addition there is a formal dining area with table and chairs which shares the room with the lounge for a nice ambience. The kitchen is equipped with modern and integrated appliances and a full range of utensils, pans and plates. There are 2 bedrooms, 1 with a double bed and 1 with 2 single beds and a moderately large family bathroom. Both rooms have a black out shutters and integrated wardrobes. To the outside is a small patio area with a small table, a 1 seater and a 2 seater sofas. The patio is facing a lovely small playground and the open community area, which is family and children friendly . There is also a secure underground parking space with elevator access available. The condominium is situated 5 minutes away (walking) from the lovely town centre of Tavira and from a ferry stop which takes you straight to Tavira Island with a beautiful beach, restaurants and cafes. Apartment Gabriella is a charming apartment, perfectly located to enjoy Tavira and all the lovely things it has to offer.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2017
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 April, 2018

About The Owner

This was our home for 4 happy years. We are now back to UK.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2008

Why The Owner chose Tavira

I fell in love with Tavira 10 years ago and bought this property as our holiday home. We then decided to move in and lived there for 4 years. So the apto has the "home feeling". Tavira is one of the most beautiful town in the Algarve, according to many tourist books and the favourite destination for the Portuguese and Spanish. People who goes to Tavira often go back year after year. The gastronomy is based on grilled fish and meat with many different fish stews called cataplana. Very tasty!

What makes this apartment unique

- Best beaches in the world - white sand and green blue water;

- Much Calmer and less costly than western Algarve;

- At least 300 days of sun and blue sky a year;

- Clean and well look after town with various beautiful gardens;

- Great food

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Tavira in Municipality of Tavira

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 936 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • 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 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Fitted wardrobe, Small TV
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Fitted double wardrobe, TV, Safe, Hairdryer
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

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Modern Family Apto in Town Centre of Tavira with Swimming Pool, WIFI + Cable TV
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Superb for Our Requirements

  • 5 of 5

Having visited Portugal 15+ times and sometimes staying with relations in Barranca da Nora north of Tavira.This was our first attempt at a holiday with my wife having had the problem of a full left leg amputation.This owing to medical mismanagement.Pam found the description of this property could fill the needs of a much-needed break.Flat court yard with wheel chair access to the lower level.The apartment lived up to the description given by its owners Claudia and Jonathan.

Comfortable outside furniture.King size double bed.Second twin bedroom with plenty of room to spread all our necessary luggage.Well appointed kitchen with every conceivable extra from crockery to a fridge freezer that actually worked correctly.All doors and wardrobes of a quality standard.The bathroom with built in grab rail on bath wall thoughtful.T.Vs,although we had so many people to see were there if desired.Air conditioning available.Not needed for this time of year.

Property close to the centre.Quiet at this time of year but we made many friends in the complex.Domingos and Olga on site to handle any maintenance issues.Even the African grey parrot in the second floor apartment opposite kept us amused with its banter.

So,a lovely apartment for any couple.Could even charge the motorised scooter from an extension cable to the wall on the yard.A definite plus property for anyone with mobility issues.Only returned on Tuesday September 19th.

Would we hire it again? Just booked again for a longer period next May.Superb.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. I am so glad you and Pam enjoyed your stay! Our apartment was our home for 4 years so it has everything to make our guests stay comfortable. Thank you for choosing us and we are looking forward to your return in may! Happy 😊 holidays!
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5

Great location , very central within walking distance to bars, restaurants and ferry station

  • 5 of 5

Nice comfortable apartment equipped with everything you need for your stay

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Carol, Thank you for staying with us and your review. Glad everything went well. Hope to see you again in the future. Happy 😊 regards
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5

Highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect from start to finish! Communication with Johnathan and Claudia was great. It was important to them that we should have the best holiday and all that we needed in their apartment. All was just as described in the listing. Central location, close to the ferry to go to Isla de Tavira ❤️, lots of cafes, bars and restaurants serving fresh fish and wonderful local dishes. There is a close community feeling there and you can't help but feel part of it. The railway station isn't far to walk to for little day trips. We don't want to drive whilst on holiday so walking everywhere within Tavira is easy whether shopping or exploring around the cobbled streets soaking up the history. The walk through the salt marshes to 'Quatro Aquas' is lovely and you can often spot flamingos, stalks and different kinds of birds wading. I love Tavira and will look forward to returning many times, hopefully staying in this pleasant and spacious apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Jane for your comments! It added loads of extra information that I missed to mention on the site. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and everything was as you expected. We are looking forward to having you back very soon! Take.care. Claudia and Jonathan
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5

Just beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

I stayed for 12 weeks in this apartment. It is fully equipped. Kitchen has all the appliances you'll need, the dining area is suitable for families or dinner parties and the wardrobes in the bedrooms are more than big enough. Definitely a feeling of spaciousness.

It is very near the town centre, shops, restaurants and bars but far enough away so it's quiet and relaxing. Very tastefully and comfortably furnished. Most holidaymakers joined me on the terrace because the terrace furniture was so comfortable. Good security in the form of a coded gate (Tavira is a very safe place but this just gave added peace of mind). Wifi works very well and it's good to be able to watch English speaking TV occasionally. The pool is a very welcome addition, nice for cooling down on those long hot days.

The owners were lovely and ensured that everything was as it should be. As I was there for a while, they contacted me occasionally just to check.

About 5 minutes walk from the Isla Tavira boat.

What more can I say? Tavira is an amazing place in the Algarve, unspoilt and friendly. This apartment puts you right at the centre of it all.

Some good walks in the area. Very reasonably priced train or bus to Faro. Some outstanding restaurants in the town, a very good wine bar on the banks of the river and two good Irish bars. There are also regular music events in the town square. Feel quite 'homesick' thinking of it all.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very very comfortable, excellent ground floor loca

  • 5 of 5

I spend three wonderful months in this apartment. It has the feeling of home and is very well equipped. The Wifi was excellent, the family who own it could not have been more obliging. The location of this condo could not be better, right in the centre of Tavira.

The cleaner they recommend could not have been better.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you 😊 Janet. I am glad you enjoyed your stay! Looking forward to have you back soon!
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5

Great central apartment

  • 5 of 5

A lovely large apartment within an immaculate secure gated complex complete with pool and childrens park area .We were there a week and saw the cleaners twice cleaning the outdoor area including the patio area of our apartment.The apartment is very spacious and well kept and has everything that you need .We went in April- chilly in the morning but after lunch time it has really warmed enough to have a siesta in the sunshine on Claudia and Jonathon's 'VERY comfortable patio furniture! Claudia and Jonathon were lovelyand handover went smoothly . The apartment is 5 - 10 mins walk away from the ferry to the island and to restaurants and the main square which often has things on unfortunately we missed it though saw the tents etc up.The Irish pub across the river had good food at great prices and we took to having a night cap at Youngs just across from the square.All in all we had a great time and will be back and would we stay at this apartment?..Most definitely!!!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you 😊 Jenni! I am glad you enjoy your stay. You are very welcome at anytime. 🤗
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Location

Salinas de Santa Luzia
Mercado Municipal de Tavira
Nearest Airport
32 Kilometres
Faro Airport
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Great selection Bars and Restaurants - 3 min walk
Nearest Ferry
500 Metres
Ferry Boat to Tavira Island - 5 minutes walk
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Benamor Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Tavira Train Station - 10 minutes walking
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
N125 or A22
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Good selection - 3 minutes walking
Car: not necessary

Tavira is a very beautiful ancient fishing town with river, sea and a beautiful Roman bridge in the middle of the town. Beautiful walks on the salt pans with flamingos. There are 3 beaches on the astonishing Tavira Island, which have won best beach awards. 1)Tavira Island beach which you reach by ferry boat (5minutes walking from the apto plus 10 minutes boat journey), 2)Barril Beach in Santa Luzia (30 minutes walking/3km) which you can reach the beach by foot or by a little train, 3) Terra Estreita Beach in Santa Luzia reached by ferry boat.

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Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £100

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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