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Spectacular Sea Views, sun loungers & outdoor dining on huge balcony in 5* Encosta da Orada, near Old Town, Albufeira, OR-A1E

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 - 21 nights

Overview

About the property

Large two bedroom apartment with sunny balcony facing the Albufeira Marina

This beautifully SPACIOUS 2 BEDROOM apartment has a wonderfully LARGE BALCONY off the living room, with spectacular panoramic SEA AND COASTAL VIEWS and breath-taking sunsets.

The balcony offers shade and sun throughout the day and with 4 SUN LOUNGERS and an outdoor table and chairs, it will be hard to tear yourself away from this SPECTACULAR SETTING.

Perched on the hill above the OLD TOWN and Albufeira Marina, Encosta da Orada provides self-catering LUXURY ACCOMMODATION at its very best.

The twin beds can be made up into a second double bed, if required.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA provides a wonderful setting for an unforgettable holiday, with spectacular SEA VIEWS from the apartments and set in beautiful tropical landscaped gardens with SPARKLING SWIMMING POOLS cascading down.

The OLD TOWN is a 5 – 8 minute walk away and FISHERMAN'S BEACH is a 10 minute walk away. There is a bus stop right outside the complex and buses to theme parks pass nearby.

Enjoy a COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME PACK from Algarve Getaways, when you arrive, with snacks and drinks after a long journey. We can also provide breakfast packs, beer, champagne or a cake or flowers for that special occasion.

PERSONAL MEET AND GREET by a member of the Algarve Getaways local management team, who are available throughout your stay should you need them.

FULLY AIR CONDITIONED and HEATED in bedrooms and living room, makes Encosta da Orada perfect for year-round vacation rentals.

ALBUFEIRA is also the BEST LOCATION IN THE ALGARVE FOR WINTER SUN and out of season bookings, as it is always open for business.

WITH OVER 300 DAYS OF SUNSHINE A YEAR, you can laze on the beaches and soak up the sun and savour the fresh mouth-watering food on offer at the BEACH RESTAURANTS.

FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN with top of the range appliances for every self-catering need.

WI-FI can be provided at a nominal charge.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA has excellent SECURITY ACCESS at all entrances and security shutters in the apartments.

The ALGARVE has some of the finest SANDY BEACHES in Europe and ALBUFEIRA HAS SEVERAL BLUE FLAG BEACHES to enjoy, including Fisherman’s Beach and Peneco Beach in the OLD TOWN of Albufeira, both a 10 minute stroll from Encosta da Orada, through the narrow cobbled streets of the Old Town.

Within a 5 – 10 minute drive, you will find several FABULOUS BEACHES from SÃO RAFAEL to GALÉ, including Castelo, Coelho, Evaristo and Salgados beaches, on the outskirts of Albufeira. All of them are in picturesque settings, with BEACH RESTAURANTS nestling in the sand or set against the majestic cliffs.

MANY WATER SPORTS can be enjoyed from Albufeira’s beaches , such as Praia da Oura, Fisherman’s Beach in the Old Town and Galé Beach, and Albufeira Marina, such as water-skiing, parasailing, scuba-diving, cruises, jet-skiing, dolphin watching, cave exploring, deep-sea fishing, sailing and much more.

ALBUFEIRA is ideally placed for visiting the popular WATER-PARKS in the Central Algarve, including Slide & Splash and Aqualand and ZOOMARINE, the wonderful AQUA-THEME PARK with its dolphin interaction program. Buses to these theme parks stop near Encosta da Orada.

ALGARVE SHOPPING, with its varied shops, cinemas, restaurants, hypermarket and private health clinic, is in Guia, a 10 minute drive from Encosta da Orada.

SIR CLIFF RICHARD’S VINEYARD, Adega do Cantor and Portugal’s famous CHICKEN PIRI-PIRI RESTAURANTS are also located in Guia.

ALBUFEIRA MARINA, with its restaurants, bars, water-sports and ALBUFEIRA KARTING, is a 10 minute walk from Encosta da Orada. VILAMOURA MARINA, one of the largest Marinas in Europe, is a 20 minute drive away.

Algarve Getaways’ INFORMATION FOLDER in each apartment is packed with restaurant recommendations, activities, sports, sightseeing and golf info, as well as public transport and so much more.

BABY EQUIPMENT: Cots, highchairs and pushchairs are available for hire. BABY BOUNCERS supplied FREE of charge.

CHILDREN ARE WELCOME EVERYWHERE in Portugal and restaurants in Albufeira will be happy to cater for them. Many bars also have karaoke and children’s facilities for them, including TV Games, table football and quiz nights.

Encosta da Orada has a wonderful CHILDRENS’ SWIMMING POOL and pretty LANDSCAPED GARDENS for children to play in. Please note however that the balcony railings in this complex can be climbed and it may not be suitable for active young children aged 2 – 5 years old. If you think it is unsuitable and would like further recommendations for apartments in Albufeira, please ask.

AIRPORT TRANSFERS, golf transfers and transfers to and from the station, theme parks or any other location can be arranged.

GOLFERS will be spoilt for choice with so many WORLD-CLASS GOLF COURSES located within easy reach. Albufeira is very central, with Balaia golf course, Sheraton Pine Cliffs, Salgados golf course and Vilamoura’s 6 golf courses, all within a 5 - 20 minute drive.

A CAR IS NOT NECESSARY if you are staying in Encosta da Orada, as Albufeira is well placed in the centre of the Algarve, with good public transport available.

A RENTAL CAR will however allow you the freedom to explore more of the Algarve with its interesting towns and beautiful beaches.

PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS; WE HAVE SEVERAL APARTMENTS IN THIS COMPLEX & OTHER LOCATIONS IN ALBUFEIRA. PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS.

IF YOU DON’T SEE THE AVAILABILITY YOU WANT, PLEASE ASK. WE MAY HAVE SIMILAR APARTMENTS IN THE SAME COMPLEX OR NEARBY.

Registration/Registo Nº 51744/AL

More Details

Property Manager
Algarve Getaways
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About Algarve Getaways

Algarve Getaways has been renting luxury self-catering holiday apartments and villas in the Algarve, Portugal since 2000.

The personalised customer service, from your initial enquiry, through the booking process and guest support, when you arrive in the Algarve, is what sets Algarve Getaways apart from the rest.

Book your holiday of a lifetime, with confidence, starting with a complimentary welcome pack on arrival and a warm greeting from a member of our local management team, who will be on hand throughout your stay.

We take your safety and security seriously and Algarve Getaways is proud to be associated with Safe Communities Algarve.

Large groups can easily be accommodated. We can also arrange airport transfers, baby equipment, golf clubs, Wi-Fi and breakfast packs if you are arriving late and any special requirements.

Amenities

Cerro de Águia Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Holiday Resort
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Cots and high chairs are available for hire. Baby bouncers are free of charge, on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Facilities: • Sparkling pool with cascading waterfall. • Children’s pool. • Tennis court. • Landscaped gardens. • Secure on-site parking

Reviews

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Spectacular Sea Views, sun loungers & outdoor dining on huge balcony in 5* Encosta da Orada, near Old Town, Albufeira, OR-A1E
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Very clean and well maintained apartment,

  • 5 of 5

Really nice apartment, large balcony with sun from mid day until sunset, extensive views toward the Marina, very quiet complex, 15 mins walk to Old Town.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback and we are so pleased that you enjoyed the apartment and Encosta da Orada complex. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways
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5

Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment in a great location with fantastic views, great pool area and the old town is just a short walk away, this is the 3rd time we have stayed at this complex in a different apartment each time, and every apartment has been lovely

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful feedback and we are happy to hear that you are enjoying your 'tour' of the Encosta da Orada apartments. We looking forward to welcoming you back again. Best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro International, 30 minute drive
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Casa do Cerro
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Salgados Golf a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Ferreiras Station, a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Several restaurants a 3- 5 minute walk away
Nearest Beach
0.7 Kilometres
Fisherman's Beach in Old Town, 10 minute walk
Car: not necessary

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is in an ideal location for a perfect and relaxing holiday with the OLD TOWN of ALBUFEIRA being just a 5 – 8 MINUTE WALK away and FISHERMANS BEACH A 10 MINUTE WALK away.

The OLD TOWN OF ALBUFEIRA is one of the most popular tourist areas in the ALGARVE, with street entertainers and market stalls, live music, restaurants, shops and bars spilling onto the narrow cobbled streets and a WONDERFUL ATMOSPHERE.

Many WATER-SPORTS can be enjoyed from FISHERMAN’S BEACH in Albufeira Old Town or ALBUFEIRA MARINA, both a 10 minute walk from Encosta da Orada, such as water-skiing, parasailing, scuba-diving, cruises, jet-skiing, dolphin watching, cave exploring, deep-sea fishing and sailing.

Some of the best SANDY BEACHES in the Algarve are within a 5 – 10 MINUTE drive, including Galé, Sao Rafael, Castelo, Evaristo and Salgados.

ALBUFEIRA is located in the CENTRAL ALGARVE and is perfectly placed for visiting many top attractions, with buses to theme parks stopping nearby.

Popular WATER-PARKS include Slide & Splash and Aqualand and ZOOMARINE, the wonderful aqua-theme park with its dolphin interaction program, is a must for the whole family.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is on the western side of ALBUFEIRA, close to the Dolphin Roundabout on the hill between the ALBUFEIRA MARINA and the Old Town.

THE BUS STOP is very near ENCOSTA DA ORADA, with buses running every 30 minutes, all day and most of the night.

Several SUPERMARKETS and MINI-MARKETS are located within a 5 – 7 minute walk, in the Old Town, Cerro Grande and in Pateo Village.

The popular Arte Bar in Cerro Grande is next door to the supermarket and is famous for its Sunday barbecues and lovely outdoor seating area.

The large supermarkets and hypermarkets are in the centre of Albufeira and a short bus ride or drive away.

THE TOURIST TRAIN does a circular route every 20 minutes to The Strip, Oura Beach, the Old Town and Fisherman's Beach and Albufeira Shopping.

AIRPORT TRANSFERS can be arranged by us at a total one-way price of €30 for 1 - 4 guests and €40 for 5 - 8 guests. A coach can be booked for large GROUPS.

CAR HIRE: use the car rental search engine on ALGARVE GETAWAYS to find the most competitive rates.

There is SECURE PARKING in Encosta da Orada.

ALGARVE SHOPPING, with its many restaurants, shops and cinemas is a 15 minute drive away, also accessible by bus. There is a FREE bus service to and from Albufeira, between March and October.

SIR CLIFF RICHARD’S VINEYARD, Adega do Cantor; and Portugal’s famous CHICKEN PIRI-PIRI RESTAURANTS, are all located in Guia, just 10 minutes’ drive away.

ENCOSTA DA ORADA is also perfectly situated for GOLFERS with Salgados golf course a 5 minute drive away and Balaia and Sheraton Pine Cliffs, a 10 minute drive away. The world class golf courses of Vilamoura are a 20 minute drive from Encosta da Orada.

We also HIRE out GOLF CLUBS and can arrange GOLF TRANSFERS.

CHEAP FLIGHTS can be booked to FARO AIRPORT. See the ALGARVE GETAWAYS ‘Links Page’ for links to numerous airlines.

You can also fly to LISBON or SEVILLE, both 2 hours away by car. There is a regular BUS SERVICE from both cities, as well as an excellent TRAIN SERVICE from Lisbon to Albufeira (Ferreiras).

Details on BUS SERVICES in the Algarve and to Lisbon and Spain can also be found through the ALGARVE GETAWAYS ‘Links Page’.

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

DISCOUNTS UNTIL JUNE 2017, 7 NIGHTS OR MORE, ON MANY APARTMENTS & VILLAS.
Fully flexible on length of stay and changeover days, providing fits with other bookings.
£50 per week for 6th guest on sofa bed. Maximum 5 adults.
Cot hire at €30 per week, high chair €15, stroller €10. Baby bouncer FREE.
Wi-Fi is €25 per week.
Mid-week towel change for weekly bookings. Weekly clean, linen and towel change for longer stays.
You must be at least 18 years of age to make a booking.
COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME PACK ON ARRIVAL.
PERFECT FOR GROUP BOOKINGS, WE HAVE SEVERAL APARTMENTS IN THIS COMPLEX & OTHER LOCATIONS IN ALBUFEIRA. PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS.
IF YOU DON’T SEE THE AVAILABILITY YOU WANT, PLEASE ASK. WE MAY HAVE SIMILAR APARTMENTS IN THE SAME COMPLEX OR NEARBY.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund