This lovely penthouse 2 bedroom apartment, sleeping 4, has internal finishes of the highest quality, on the edge of the village of Calvario. It has a sunny and private 90sqm roof terrace overlooking open countryside, with panoramic views of the Monchique Mountains, River Arade and the town of Portimao. Within 4km of the apartment there are many beautiful beaches, golf courses, the picturesque fishing village of Ferragudo; historical Silves with Moorish Castle is only 10km away.
- Apartment1453 sq. ft.
- Separate WCs1
- Min. Stay5 nights
Apartment in Estombar, Nr. Portimao, Western Algarve - Village Location
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- Calendar last updated:
- 27 Aug 2018
Some of the Algarve's finest sandy beaches are located along this stretch of coastline, the nearest being at Ferragudo (4km). Ferragudo offers a water sports centre with facilities for water skiing, jet skiing, and windsurfing. Many other beautiful sandy beaches (Praia da Rocha/Vau, Alvor) are within a 10-15 mins drive.
Car hire is recommended. Only a 45 minute drive from Faro airport via the A22 highway. Lisbon approx. 2.5 hours drive.
Rail travel possible from Faro to Estombar local station (5 min drive or 15 min walk away).
Estombar - hilltop village with characteristic Algarvian church 10 min walk. Lagoa small town with every facility 10 min drive
Pretty fishing village of Ferragudo 10 min drive. Portimao town and Praia da Rocha/Praia do Vau beaches 10-15 min drive. Monchique mountains and historic Silves with Moorish Castle approx. 30 min drive. Slide & Splash waterpark 5 min drive
Casualty department and hospital Portimao 10 min drive over Arade bridge (N125). Carvoeiro 15 min drive. Historic Lagos 22 km. Approx. 40 minutes drive to Algarve International Autodrome.
Local good and reasonable restaurants/bars (serving freshly caught fish and traditional Portuguese dishes), and mini-market are within a few minutes walk. Supermarkets, banks and cash points in nearby Lagoa and Ferragudo. All holiday needs are also catered for in Portimao - tourist information office, banks, pharmacy, shops, boutiques, restaurants, bars, nightlife, new marina (boat trips). Tennis courts in popular beach resort of Carvoeiro. Public swimming pool in Lagoa, 10 min drive. Recommendations, leaflets and information on excursions, sports facilities, restaurants etc. in apartment.
Good bird watching from roof terrace over river/estuary and suspension bridge, and at Alvor - river and estuary. Stork's nests on chimneys throughout Portimao/Ferragudo area, visible from the roof terrace!
Booking Notes: 30% deposit payable on booking. Balance due 8 weeks before start of holiday. Changeover Day: Flexible depending on existing bookings. Arrivals after 3 pm (or earlier by arrangement). Departures by 10.30am.