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“Rustic villa near the beach”
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Albufeira, Faro District, Algarve

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Steve G
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
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“Rustic villa near the beach”
Reviewed 10 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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My friends and I rented this home in Albufeira and were pleased with our choice. The home owner Carlos was very friendly and accommodating, providing us with copias tid bits on places to eat, party and buy groceries. The home was built in 1901 and had a great deal of character and charm, perfectly situated walking distance from the beach, bars, restaurants and quaint little convenience stores for those last minute essentials. We had a great stay and would recommend this place to any of our friends and family.. The home is without a doubt a hidden gem.

Love Albufeira!

Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 35-49
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Rainy68
Otley, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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“A gem of a place to stay, wish we had booked for longer!”
Reviewed 14 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

I stayed there with 4 teenagers, you do not need air conditioning as the house remains cool at night. The boys loved the courtyard which is very large and private and refused to even head to the beach! Only thing missing from the well equipped house was an oven to make pizzas (teenagers!) but Carlos is a wonderful host and the house is full of charm and tradition, highly recommend a stay there and we shall definitely return :)

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Liked best: The host and the location
Liked least: Nothing, though the teenagers would have liked an oven
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Katherine...
Hedge End, United Kingdom
1 review
“Beautiful villa, great location and perfect host.”
Reviewed 23 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

I stayed at the Red & Yellow villa with 5 female friends at the beginning of July. I am quite fussy when it comes to accommodation, but this was exactly what we were looking for. The villa was clean, comfortable and with easy reach of everything. The villa has a lovely artisan feel to it, light, airy and spacious so your not all on top of one another. Carlos was very helpful, and kindly provided us some fresh fruit and water for our arrival. The beach is only a 2min walk, and the town square is only 5mins, your not so close that you here all the noise but close enough to come and go as you please. The terrace/courtyard is wonderful, just wish we had spent more time here.

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Liked best: The villa itself, the location - 2 bathrooms
Liked least: Towels were on the small side, but were all use to bath sheets
Travelling group: Friends
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Christoph...
Newquay, United Kingdom
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“Wonderful spacious traditional town house by the sea!”
Reviewed 18 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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person found this review helpful

On arrival we were met by Carlos who was very hospitable and friendly, he immediately made us feel at home and assured us he was only a phone call away if we needed anything.

The house is extremely spacious with high ceilings and lots of traditional features. It was well equipped and clean with free wifi, plenty of towels, crockery etc.

The courtyard garden is also very spacious with tables, chairs and sun loungers. It is very private and has the sun for most of the day.

The house is in a brilliant location. It is a short walk from a lift that takes you down to the beautiful beach and a short walk to the old town of Albufeira which has got a good selection of restaurants and bars.

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Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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