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Apartamentos Os Descobrimentos

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a view. Great place to stay . Beautiful Burgau . Apartments clean and spacious. Great pool and bar. Restaurant excellent. Miguel great host . A true character. Back for the 4th time. Love it. Great restaurants throughout the resort . Make sure you book them for each night on arrival to avoid disappointment.

Thank aky222
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had an absolutely gorgeous relaxing time (again!). Managers Miguel & Zezhina are amazing hosts. Love his dry sense of humor - my kind. The apartment group is hi up, facing west, with stunning views over the small village. Loads of space in the apartments. Even though it was v busy - it felt like we were the only guests. 5th...

1Thank Pete S
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I just love this village. Let's perfect for family holidays as you have everything to hand, the sea, beach, restaurants, friendly people, fantastic views.... Staying with Miguel and his family is a pleasure. Over the years his wacky sense of humour has entertained our family and he has always helped us when we have had a crisis. We go back...

2Thank Sandrakbig
Midlander UK
Reviewed 21 September 2016

These apartments are perched upon a hill so if you're the type who struggles with walking hills then they are maybe not for you. That said, Burgau is pretty much built on a hillside so you would be looking there anyway. Should it not bother you then I can thoroughly recommend these beautifully crafted and surprising cool rooms for a...

1Thank roystonwb0065
south yorkshire
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

What else can I say?? The best views in Burgau, spacious and comfortable accommodation. We had a studio which was more than enough space for the two of us. Nicely furnished (excellent bed) and well equipped. The pool area is spectacular enjoying the views across the bay and gorgeous beach. Miguel and crew made us feel very welcome. Thank you...

1Thank waldershelf
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Another great stay in these spotless, comfortable, and very spacious apartments. As usual we had one of the two story 3 bedroom villa apartments. Miguel & ZiZi are lovely hosts who go out of their way to help and make sure everything is OK. The Navegador restaurant is one of our favourite places to eat, we are gradually working our...

2Thank Vivienne S
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Just returned from a weeks stay here and it has inspired me to write my first review on tripadvisor! The apartment was incredibly spacious and had everything you need for a self-catering holiday. The views from the balcony were fantastic and waking up to the sound of the sea every morning was just lovely. The pool and restaurant were great...

2Thank Emily O
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Very clean, well furnished, good beds, well equipped kitchen. Good Wi-Fi. So, everything really fine but I would say it's a little bit too expensive - 115 EUR per night for 2 adults. (one kid free sleeping with us). There are more Brits in Burgau than Poles in London, so, probably that's the reason and 115EUR doesn't sound so much...

Thank Dawid Z
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Spent 5 days and could spend more. Good size of apartment with separate bedroom and kitchen. Large bathroom. Good size of the balcony overlooking the ocean and village. Basic equipment in the kitchen. Nice pool area , access by the restaurant. It was a pleasant surprise that the apartment was cleaned and towels changed after 3 nights. No washing machine...

2Thank Ania24
Reviewed 25 July 2015

My husband and I stayed for 5 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment early June this year. It was the most fabulous location! Burgau is an unspoiled little town with apartments, restaurants, cafe and houses leading down to the beautiful beach. Burgau has whatever you need for amenities, restaurants and groceries, however for shopping you need to venture into Lagos...

Thank Aussie09Sydney

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful place. Great self catering apartments and villas with a restaurant, pool and bar attached. Fantastic food served all day, Internet is WiFi only, we also have a laundry service and a Gym.All apartments and hotels have stunning views across Burgau bay - the only accommodation in Burgau to have this.. We look forward to seeing you!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Apartamentos Os Descobrimentos

Address: Rua da Fortaleza, Burgau 8650-111, Portugal
Region: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Burgau
Price Range: €59 - €178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Apartamentos Os Descobrimentos 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“They all look to hold excellent views.”
roystonwb0065, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Both upper and lower floor balconies enjoy the fabulous view. The lower floor balconies can be more sheltered if its windy.”
VivienneS258, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Possibly top floor are a little quieter, ours was lower level. Noise was fine except could hear child running upstairs occasionly.”
  • Sunset view from balcony
  • View from balcony
  • large shower & bath also included behind door
  • Bedoom 2
  • Lounge
Aussie09Sydney, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Take one of the top floor rooms - the furnishings/floors are a bit noisy, if you're on top of everything it's not as bad.”
JohnW2, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“An apartment with an outside balcony gives better views.”
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Michael826, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
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