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Fantastic House T3 - Historic center of FARO - ALGARVE - 15 me from the beach

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms + 1 room, kitchentte, 2 bathrooms, in the center of Faro - capacity 7

The house develops over 3 floors, with hall and courtyard kitcenette floor 0, 2 bedrooms and bathroom on the 1st floor, one bathroom and a small room with terrace, in the attic, with a splendid view of the city and the famous Church do Carmo. The architecture is modern and minimalist, with unique details, simply decorated with pieces of furniture with elegant design, performed part to play for this purpose. It is located in the historic center in a neighborhood with very special characteristics, with large spaces surrounding the church. The room has very light, not only the upper skylight but also by its exposure to the south. The various floors provide diverse environments, with different perspectives both inside the pro exterior views. With excellent finishes, all of it with solid wood floor, and appropriate decorations in private areas. It has several outdoor spaces, from the courtyard floor 0, the two balconies to the rear and said south-facing terrace.

The location of housing is famous for its proximity to the known Carmo Church, of singular beauty, and famous for its Chapel of Bones. Near the city center and the main restaurants as well as museums and theater.

Ideal for walking through the city and have a central cover point without using transport. The nightlife district is also nearby.

Since beach programs, scenic drives through the Algarve hills, knowing landscapes magnificent typical gastronomy of each area, this part of the Algarve has to offer many ideal recreational alternative for those seeking a quality tourism both in cultural and recreational.

More Details

Owner
Pedro Coles
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

Amenities

Faro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Casa de banho 1 - toilet , jetted tub , bidet , sanita e 2 lavatórios
    Casa de banho 2 - toilet , shower , bidet , sanita e 1 lavatório
  • Modernist decor, well-equipped and functional. 1 bathroom has a tub for relaxing baths immersion.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Quarto 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Quarto 2 - 1 queen
    Quarto 3 - 1 double
    Quarto 4 - 1 twin/ single
  • All rooms are equipped with cabinets with drawers and hangers. All are with wooden floor varnished beech. Two bedside tables with lamps lighting. All have natural light with windows decorated with curtains, with the possibility of sealing the light.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Raft
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Good! 3.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Fantastic House T3 - Historic center of FARO - ALGARVE - 15 me from the beach
average rating of 3.9411764 based on 17 reviews
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Faro House

  • 4 of 5

This is a great house which has everything one could require for a stay in Faro. It is situated in a quiet square(except for hourly church bells and early morning refuse collection) 6/7 minutes walk from downtown Faro.

Our only small niggles were the lack of TV and very poor internet service.

Otherwise we would recommend this property for a group/family of 5/6 people.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bethesda, MD, USA
2

Was it bait-and-switch?

  • 2 of 5

A month before arrival, we booked the beautiful place shown here in the center of Faro (being in the center was critically important to us). BUT .... just before we arrived Pedro told us that there had been a booking error and he needed to put us in a nearby cottage. Pedro was charming and undoubtedly meant well. However, the cottage was not quite finished with its renovations and outside the center of the city. He contributed to our car-rental cost (to somewhat compensate for the inconvenience) but a-not-quite-finshd-space just was not what we contracted for.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bucharest
5

Great place to stay in Faro

  • 5 of 5

Great location, a house placed in a nice and interesting neighborhood, close to the historical center of Faro. Pedro was a great host and recommended us the best restaurant nearby. I wish we could stay a couple of weeks longer. Looking forward to coming back!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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salem, ma usa
1

Paid Rental Rented to Someone Else

  • 1 of 5

While it is possible that this owner is well meaning, it is unacceptable to find a paid and confirmed apartment rented to someone else 24 hr.s before scheduled arrival. Although the credit card company will get our money back. It should have been returned immediately. This was our first bad experience with vrbo after numerous good ones.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice Space, Great Location

  • 4 of 5

It took us a while to realize what a great location the house is in. Our GPS brought us in the worst way and it was only after exploring Faro on foot that we could appreciate where we were. The house is very close to Old Town with some superb restaurants and the shopping district. We used the house as the base for exploring Faro as well as the Algarve and it was a perfect location for that. We also loved that just next door was a cafe that was very popular with the locals and where we ended up have our breakfast every morning that we were in Faro. We also had several dinners that were, in our opinion, among the best in our entire stay in Portugal. There were a few unfinished details in the house, but that didn't bother us and the outdoor spaces were awesome for just relaxing. Overall, we greatly enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Agree with everything in the previous post!

  • 5 of 5

In fact, we did most of the same things on our vacation! Great base to branch out from. Pedro was very accommodating.

The house would not be suitable for young children due to the open stairway but we have no complaints at all.

Portugal was lovely, hope to return someday.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Aeroporto de Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Kilometres
Columbus
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Kilometres
Cais de Embarque para as ilhas
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Quinta do Lago Country Club (5 estrelas)
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Estação Central de Comboios
Nearest Motorway
9 Kilometres
N2 - A22
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Taska
Nearest Ski
500 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada - Espanha
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Praia da Ilha de Faro
Car: not necessary

Located in the famous historic center of Faro, in a traditional setting of picturesque district of the city, this villa offers unique moments for holidaymakers who want to know the area in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. With fabulous beaches a few miles away to the east and west, from islands, the cliffs beaches, etc. Every imaginable tourist attractions are within driving kms as we in the Algarve. Unforgettable and cheap boat tours on the Ria Formosa, knowing this ecosystem of global beauty, flora and fauna unique species. Varied attractions, from golf, water sports, multiple leisure activities, and always the excellent cuisine, from the famous seafood dishes Algarve.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee $23.62 per person per night

daily price .... up to 3 people
additional adult ... 20 euros
children up to 4 years ... free
child up to 12 years ... 50%
PAYMENTS
40% of the total on booking (bank transfer)
60% check-in
cleaning fee - 15 euros

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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