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Ilha Deserta

Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
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FLEXIBILITY Flexibility is our main objective, in which saying "no" is virtually unacceptable unless we are offering exciting alternatives. This allows our clients to feel comfortable communicating any ideas during the coordinating process. Situations constantly change and new opportunities arise, making a sense of adaptability a necessary character trait in our corporate culture. That means that we are accustomed to thinking on our feet, so to speak, to offer our clients nothing but the finest and most personalized charter experience. CREATIVITY Creativity is our main goal. Each event on our boat requires creative thinking in the planning process to customize each event to the client's tastes. Animaris can help maximize your visibility during area signature events. Our company must be creative to succeed and be willing to help stimulate new and fresh ideas. Our target is woven through our entire company for your complete satisfaction, and it is our dedication to that goal that drives us to "Make It Happen" for each and every customer. We truly want all of our events and charters to become cherished memories for the entire group. Support is given through an organized team Animaris is committed to providing the total quality travel experience to all our customers. We endeavor to create a product that would make us truly proud and our customers satisfied. Our aim is to accord our customers an experience which they would remember us by, through a consistent effort to enhance our service delivery and regular trainings of our employees. We constantly try to improve our current systems and policies with our customers in mind. Our commitment to deliver the service expected of us and which our customers rightfully deserve is a primary and foremost goal.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“boat trip” (35 reviews)
“desert island” (26 reviews)
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Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was a bit strange because I only wanted to stay ON this hop-on hop-off tour but they adjusted and gave me a wonderful tour between the islands. Thank you Joao Patarata for giving me an experience I will never forget!

Thank EstelleReser
Reviewed 3 days ago

You won't be disappointed if you're looking for a desert. Take lots of water and don't try and walk the lenght...in August...its foolish! Sea is quite nice as long as YOU'RE PREPARED. There isn't one tree, so make sure you take an umbrella, and there...More

Thank Chloe A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The best place to really relax and enjoy silence and peace, as well as a regenerating swim in the clear and cool waters of the island.

Thank marcovolonte
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous beach with rustic wooden umbrellas providing shade (€20 for 2 chairs and shade). Delicious sandwiches freshly prepared at the snack hut and fun speed boat journey there and back! Arrive early or phone ahead to reserve a spot in the shade of an umbrella...More

Thank Aimee D
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took a 4 islands boad trip and really enjoyed it. If you have time you can visit this island by taking a ferry.

Thank Shari V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a few hours here and it was absolutely fabulous. There was a bar/restaurant and toilet on the island which made it very enjoyable.

Thank MelTed1991
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with a client for fashion portrait photography. Was nice, very few people, Long Beach, golden sand..

Thank Igor R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm really reluctant to rate this place highly for fear of making it too popular. We've been visiting here for about 10 years now. It's an idilic Island off the coast of Faro. We normally a good walk round and a couple beers in the...More

Thank Dearjon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went early in the morning and had the whole island almost to ourselves, was quiet, calm and just so relaxing! Later it gets relatively busy but still not overcrowded. Nice, long, fairly clean sandy beach with lots of seashells to collect. Sunbeds are available...More

Thank Ildiko O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not called the deserted isle for no good reason... there's only one very small snack bar and a restaurant which seem oddly positioned, not really making the most of the views. The beaches however are amazing and if you like a really empty place...More

Thank edgarart
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16 January 2017|
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Response from BrunoLimaAnimaris | Property representative |
Hello Miss Beams The departure times for the ferry is 10h00, every day. You can access the online tickets and departure times to the following link: go.deserta.pt Best Regards, Bruno Lima Marketing Dep. Animaris Ilha... More
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30 April 2015|
Response from JFPalma |
Hi pgraham44...the tickets can be bought just outside the old town by the pier where the small boats leave from! Hope this reply was any use to you...the place is amazing and really worth a visit!