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Alporchinhos Apartment with Free Wifi.

Qta das Areias. Moorish architecture. 2-storey blocks. Landscaped. Parking
Very good
13 reviews
Qta das Areias. Moorish architecture. 2-storey blocks. Landscaped. Parking
Choice of swimming pools
View of the sea
Marble steps
South-facing Veranda
Veranda off Sitting Room. All doors & windows have mosquito screens
Archway to the kitchen
Books about Portugal
Sitting Room; sofa bed
Large TV, Satellite, DVD
Dining Table extends to much larger size
Beautiful archways define the Moorish architecture
Double Bedroom
Double Bedroom
View from Double Bedroom window
Single Bed and Double Bed. TV to watch DVDs
New modern kitchen
American Fridge with ice-maker
Utility balcony off kitchen
Utility balcony off kitchen
Kitchen window
Bathroom. Large walk-in shower. Anti-fog mirror
Bathroom. Suspended toilet. Ceiling extractor fan.
Fold-down shower seat with legs
Arch to bathroom
Dine al-fresco.
'Mr Rosemary' welcomes you to our pools!
Fancy a swim?
Nearest Beach - Praia Nosse Sna da Rocha
Praia Sna da Rocha with historic chapel.
Endless beaches in the sun
Rural countryside views
Nearest Beach Praya Senhora sa Rocha
Traditional villages with cobbled streets
Footsteps in the Sands - Armacao Beach
Spectacular Rock Formations. Take a cave exploration trip by boat!
Albufeira for night life
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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:85%
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 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

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

A lovely, spacious apartment which was like home from home. Well equipped and set in a lovely complex. Great, private swimming pool where you could relax and it was only a very short walk away. No sun loungers , but lots of grass and trees....More

Thank Miss Claire D
Management response:Responded 29 August 2017

Thank you very much, Claire. You are very welcome to stay again!

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile


Management response:Responded 16 August 2017


  • 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
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Sofa
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
4 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
4 nights
1 Oct 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
4 nights
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  • Electricity deposit weekly (Gas, Water & Wi-fi no charge): €40 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: €100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
PAYMENTS: A fair cancellation policy applies on a sliding scale up to the arrival date. ELECTRICITY: we have an allowance built in to the weekly rental cost. Units over the allowance are charged at 20c per unit. For this we have an extra deposit of €80 per week, the balance of which is refunded. 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 t...
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How to get there
Airport: Faro International Airport: 54.0 km
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 appr...
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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