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Vila Marachique Alvor

Beautiful Vila Marachique - Pool with bar set in the centre, surrounded by 5 acres of gardens
5.0 of 5 stars
14 reviews
Beautiful Vila Marachique - Pool with bar set in the centre, surrounded by 5 acres of gardens
View from lounge, kitchen and bedroom balconies onto the  gardens at the side of the building
View from the roof over the pool, magnificant gardens and childrens play area
Apartment second floor, front window over looking gardens and pool and side balconies over gardens
Lounge/Dining Area with 2 double patio doors onto the balcony. Flat screen TV with Freeview
Sofa bed can be used as two singles or pulled out to make a double bed + seperate single pulldown be
Dining Al Fresco on main balcony with views over the gardens and pool
Second balcony at back outside bedroom views of the sea, 2 comfy deck chairs + coffee table & ch
Separate kitchen onto the balcony. Fully fitted with washing machine, oven, hob and fridge/freezer
bathroom with shower over the bath having glass partition, wash basin set in vanitary unit, wc,bidet
Bedroom with separate balcony at the back, treble doored wardrobe with safe, dressing table, cabinet
Vila Marachique - Reception Area
The sea a ten minute walk away with long golden sandy beaches
The many fish restaurants in the centre of Alvor with views over the marina
A quiet place to sit and have a drink overlooking the Marina
Alvor at Night bustling with night life, shops, entertainment and resturants to suit all tastes
Alvor Marina looking outwards Lagos
The lounge/dining room
Club Alto Golf Course - 5 minutes away
Praia da Vue Beach
The surrounding 5 acre gardens with pool and bar set in the centre
Alvor's beautiful miles of sandy beach
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Condo/Apartment /
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
The apartment benefits from a hall, large lounge with sofa bed that make either into a double bed or twin beds plus a seperate fold up bed making it ideal for 5 persons. There is also another easy sofa, 3 easy chairs, 2 coffee tables, TV cabinet, large rug, lamps and wall lighting and a bookcase. The dining area has a table and six chairs and has double patio doors which open onto the balcony. There is a separate kitchen which is fully furnished with fan assisted oven, electric hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, microwave another set of patio doors for outside al fresco dining. The bathroom has bath/ shower with glass screen,toilet, bidet, washbasin, window, chrome stand for bath towels and a laundry basket. The bedroom has 2 single beds which can be pushed together to make a double, large wardrobe with mirror and sa... Read more
About the owner, Antonia W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within two days
Calendar Updated: 31 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL131239 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 14 reviews
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  • French first
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English first
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42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in October 2015

Our second visit this year to this apartment, plus we had been befire in 2011, and this was our third trip to Alvor this this year. What more can I say other than can't wait till next time. The apartment is perfect, comfortable, clean, well equipped and in a great location A little trepidation about the weather as we were... more

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42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 for a stay in March 2015
person found this review helpful

Returned to this apartment after a 3 year gap and found it perfect, just as we remembered. This was our fifth stay at Vila Marachique but the last 3 have been with friends so Toni's apartment wasn't suitable. However it can easily accommodate a family with children. The apartment is well situated with two balconies that give you the option... more

Edinburgh, Scotland
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

The apartment and the complex in general were first class and made for a very relaxing holiday. We were met and shown round the apartment by Francisca who was very helpful and friendly. The apartment was very spacious, nicely decorated and well equipped. The complex gardens were well-maintained and the pool must be one of the largest in the area... more

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
The main entrance foyer has 2 sets of lifts and 2 staircases with an intercom entry system. The apartment is on the first floor and can be found at the end of the corridor. The size of the apartment is overall much larger than a normal 1 bedroomed due to the location being at the end of the building. Upon entrance you will walk into a large hallway which leads into the lounge / dining room. The front window from the lounge overlooks the pool and the dining room has double patio doors onto the balcony . Here you will find table and chairs for al fresco dining. The kitchen has single electric fan assisted oven, hob, extractor, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave. Another set of patio doors onto the balcony. The bathroom has a bath with shower and screen, toilet, bidet and a bathroom... more
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Nov 28, 2015 -
Dec 4, 2015
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Dec 11, 2015
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Dec 18, 2015
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Dec 19, 2015 -
Dec 25, 2015
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
10% deposit required at the time of booking (non refundable). Balance required 8 weeks before departure. A breakage/damage deposit of £100 cheque is payable along with the balance and will be returned once confirmation has been provided from the Management Company that there has been no damage to the building or the contents.
Keys will be given to you from a member of the Mangement Team who will meet with you and show you to the apartment and will answer any questions that you may have
Please note guests are responsible for their own personal insurance cover.
Payment is in £ sterling or euros by arrangement.
Arrival entry from 2pm onwards - maybe be earlier by arrangement. Departures by12 noon.
The apartment is available for short term winter lets upon request from the owners.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 37.3 mi
Alvor is approx 1hr from Faro Airport by car on the very good A22 motorway.
Numerous car hire companies can be found at Faro airport or can be booked prior to departure via the internet.
There is an excellent shuttle bus service that runs regularly from the airport direct to the apartment, the journey takes approx 1hr 10mins and the cost is around £25 per person return and is booked via the internet.
There are also several local taxi, mini bus services that run from the airport which also can be booked via the internet.
There is an excellent regular train service that runs from Faro to Portimao and from here you can take the local bus which drops you outside the apartment.
Local buses stop just outside the complex and serve the nearby beaches and Alvor town. You can also get a bus her...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (8,053)
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