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Vila Marachique Alvor

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Hidden Gem - beautiful Vila Marachique with outstanding gardens and massive swimming pool
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17 reviews
Hidden Gem - beautiful Vila Marachique with outstanding gardens and massive swimming pool
Vila Marachique - Reception Area
Children's pool area surrounded by sun loungers by the bar area
View of adult pool with bar in the centre
View from the lounge window over looking pool and play area, bar is in the middle of the pool.
Sun loungers by the pool
Covered bar and snack area.
Dining area.
Dining Area
Dining area with views over the garden to the side
Brand new 40 inch TV in the bright and colourful lounge, over looking the grounds and large pool.
Alfresco dining on main balcony outside the lounge and kitchen.
Bedroom balcony with sun loungers and coffee table and chairs over looking the side gardens
Fully equipped kitchen with kettle, toaster, oven, hob, washing machine, microwav and fridge/freezer
bathroom with shower over the bath having glass partition, wash basin set in vanitary unit, wc,bidet
View from the bedroom window facing the sea.
New board walks allowing access onto the beach at various points - view of Lagos
Boardwalk which runs along the side of the beach into a nature reserve - views looking towards Alvor
Beautiful sandy Alvor beach.
Praia da Vue Beach
Alvor Marina looking outwards Lagos
Busy main street in Alvor centre, with shops, restaurants and bars.
Sunday fruit & vegetable market at the Marina, in central Alvor.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Alvor, Portimao, Faro District, Algarve
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 a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL131239
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brinsleyw...
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We recently stayed at this apartment and I can say it was a lovely apartment with everything we needed plus the pool and snack bar were great. Antonia was in touch with us as soon as we requested to book the apartment and kept in contact leading up to our stay. I would certainly recommend it for couples both young...

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Thank you Brin for your wonderful comments, we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.

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Penny102
Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed October 10, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We had an absolutely wonderful weeks holiday in this fabulous apartment. The weather was super, so the two balconies were in constant use, as was the pool area and pool bar. The beds were really comfy. We had a hire car, so the underground garage came in useful, too. Such alot of choice of restaurants in Alvor - we ate...

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GILLIAN S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2016 for a stay in July 2015

We stayed here for the second time in summer 2015 and have just booked to return again this year. It's a great place to stay and suits those who love a relaxed, informal atmosphere. The apartment is a good size and well maintained. Very safe, quiet area and although we now travel as a couple, our first visit was with...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • 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
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
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 bed roomed 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 24ft x12ft. 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 an... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
$85
£65
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Jul 15, 2017 -
Jul 21, 2017
July
1 night
$84
£64
$588
£450
Jul 22, 2017 -
Jul 28, 2017
July
1 night
$84
£64
$588
£450
Jul 29, 2017 -
Aug 4, 2017
July
7 nights --
$654
£500
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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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About the neighborhood
Boat trips can be taken from the harbour to go dolphin watching or to visit the historic towns of Silves or Lagos to the west. The quaint town of Loule is just a short drive away and is famous for its market. Fiesa International Sand Sculpture festival is worthy of a visit, every year it has a different theme and it is illuminated in the evenings. Slide and Splash and Zoo Marine are a 30 minute drive away or take the open top bus which you can catch from the bus stop just a short walk away. Golf courses are never very far away and the closes being Alto Golf just 5 minutes away and the championship course of Penina 10 minutes. <BR><BR>Alvor has a public indoor swimming pool as well as outdoor tennis clubs which can be found in the harbour as well as ten pin bowling. Portimao i... more
Access
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. <BR>Numerous car hire companies can be found at Faro airport or can be booked prior to departure via the internet.<BR>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.<BR>There are also several local taxi, mini bus services that run from the airport which also can be booked via the internet. <BR>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. <BR>Local buses stop just outside the complex and serve the nearby beach... more
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 (8,796)
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