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Qta das Areias. Moorish architecture. 2-storey blocks. Landscaped. Parking
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Porches, Faro District, Algarve
This sunny 'Moorish-style' apartment, is located in Quinta Das Arieas, a beautiful seaside area in Central Algarve near Armação de Pêra. From the 1st floor balcony, south-facing, relax over a glass of ‘Vinho Verde’ and watch the sun setting over the sea. Large TV/DVD. Wi-Fi & Netflix. Unit with Dvds, books, games, puzzles. Log stove for cosy winter lets. Ample parking at front entrance. Tennis court. Choice of 3 swimming pools & baby pools. Beach towels included. Views of sea and rustic countryside.

Wander over to the swimming pool or sunbathe in the privacy of your own balcony. A short stroll takes you to a choice of beaches and dramatic cliff walks. The Alporchinhos Apartment has easy access to all amenities, including a well-stocked supermarket, and many excellent restaurants for eating out.

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Listing #HL339146
About the Owner
Cathy C
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, Spanish
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
A Welcome Folder has lots of local information, house instructions, useful phone numbers, even Portuguese phrases! We are also very happy to help you in any way, from settling in to the apartment to 'insider' tips about the local area & things to do. One half of us is Irish & the other half is Portuguese! Just give us a call anytime.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The apartment is less than 40 minutes from Faro Airport, so we reached our destination very soon after our arrival in Portugal and immediately felt 'at home' in the apartment. Cathy was brilliant with all the info she provided in advance, so it didn't take...More

Thank revmgjohnston
Explorer447887, VR Owner at Alporchinhos Apartment with Free Wifi., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. I am glad you enjoyed your holiday. Welcome back anytime!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 weeks with our 2 teenage children and had a wonderful holiday. Really nicely decorated apartment with an excellent kitchen and plenty of space for a family of 4. The pool was lovely and peaceful and it was only 10 minutes...More

Thank Hannah W
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Hannah. Glad you liked the renovations & upgrades we did to our apartment over the winter! Cathy

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Stayed here with my husband and teenage son for 6 nights. The apartment is clean and the beds very comfortable. We loved it, had a balcony and roof terrace where we enjoyed our meals. It's location was just right. The apartment had access to a...More

Thank Andrea H
Management response:Responded 2 September 2017

Thank you very much, Andrea. We appreciate the wonderful review and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Cathy

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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Fees
  • Electricity deposit weekly (Gas, Water & Wi-fi no charge): AU$65 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: AU$161 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
PAYMENTS: A fair cancellation policy applies on a sliding scale up to the arrival date. Electricity allowance is built in to the weekly rental cost. GAS: included, up to what is left in the bottle (from previous guests). Enquiries for long term winter rental welcome. Unlimited Wi-fi internet access is free of charge. Changeover day is flexible. The normal arrival time is 16:00 hrs and departure time 11:00 hrs, however we will try to accommodate your arrival and departure times, depending on other guests staying.
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About the neighbourhood
Armação de Pêra is a picturesque fishing village with cobbled streets, old church, good restaurants and night-life. And the longest beach in the Algarve! Take a walk over the beach and come in at the marshes: a bird-watcher's paradise. There are wooden walkways over this eerie but beautiful and protected landscape. The tourist train (Comboio túristico) has 6 stops around Armação de Pêra and starts from the tourist information office near the old fort. Armação de Pêra was named after the inland region of Pêra in Portugal, where the fishermen came down from originally and armação, which was a specially adapted boat, with a combined netting system, designed by the Moors. Today Armação de Pêra is a lively high-rise Algarve resort, which is very popular with Portuguese holidaymakers in the summer. It has everything you need for a lovely holiday - fantastic beach, shops, supermarkets, restaurants and bars. You are a 10-15 minute drive from many fine golf courses, including Salgados, the championship courses of Pestana Vale da Pinta, Gramacho, Vale de Milho and Silves.
How to get there
The apartment is approximately 40 mins drive from Faro Airport, via the A22 toll-motorway, or 50 mins via the N125. We can email you detailed directions for driving from the airport. It's best to compare airport car hire prices and book in advance. A car isn't essential unless you want to explore more than the local area, as local taxis are cheap. You can also book a shuttle-bus or taxi direct to the apartment. The owners can advise you of any of these options. Distances: Faro Airport 54km. Nearest Motorway A22 5km to Junction 7. Nearest Beaches 900m. Nearest Town - Armacao de Pera 2km. Nearest Villages - Alporchinhos centre 300m, Porches 2km. Nearest shop - 4 mins walk. Nearest Train: Alcantarilha Gare 12km, Albufeira (Ferreiras Stn) 15km, Tunes 18km.Theme parks - Aqualand approx 5mins, Slide-n-Splash & ZooMarine approx 15mins. Nearest Golf courses - Salgados, Faldo, O'Connor, approx 10mins. Nearest shopping centre - Algarve shopping approx 20mins.
Airport: Faro International Airport: 54.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.9 km
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