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Casa Freedom - modern, cosy apartment with A/C, WI FI + IPTV Box giving full SKY

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Modern cosy 2 bedroomed duplex apartment with Air Con/Heating & Free Wi F

Casa Freedom has recently changed ownership so unfortunately the many reviews of the previous owners cannot be reprinted on the new site. However, copies of same can be sent on request. Some new additons are Hi Speed Wi Fi, Air Conditioning/Heating throughout, 43 inch Smart TV, IPTV Box providing the full SKY package, including BBC/ITV channels and its equivalent in many other languages, including German, Dutch, French, Portuguese, Spanish etc. There is also a Playstation 3 with games, a Docking Station ,an L-shaped Sofa, king sized bed in the Master Bedroom and some new soft furnishings.

Entrance to this lovely apartment is on the upper floor comprising of a large open plan living cum dining room with separate kitchen. The kitchen has an open hatch into the dining area. There are 2 terraces on this floor , one with outside garden furniture and a barbeque for Al Fresco eating. The second terrace can be used for clothes drying.

The kitchen is fully equipped with full electric hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee machine etc.

There is a dining table with 6 chairs, fireplace with cushioned seating and a large L-shaped sofa. There is a 43 inch Smart TV, Docking Station, Playstaton 3 with games, book library for both adults & children, family games etc. provided for your use.

This area has a large air con/heating unit for your comfort, both in summer and winter season

There is also a cloakroom on this level with WC and washbasin.

Downstairs are 2 bedrooms: a Master Bedroom with king sized bed and an en-suite shower, WC & vanity sink unit and a Twin Bedroom. Both Bedrooms have air-condition/heating units and have access to the ground level furnished patio and garden area where 2 sunbeds are provided. There is also a main bathroom with bath/shower, WC & vanity sink unit. Off the hallway is an alcove with bunk beds.

Please note that this apartment does not accommodate 8 adults. The maximum occupancy is 4 adults with 2 children (+ infants). The bunk beds are for suitable for children only.

The apartment is just minutes away from one of the 4 pools O Pavilhao which has a snack bar & restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and an A La Carte Menu. There is also a second restaurant Casa Azul and 2 snack bars.

There is a small mini market which is also situated close to the apartment selling all essentials, as well as fresh bread every morning & newspapers.

Guests of Clube Albufeira can also avail of the facilities of Albufeira Camping across the road via footbridge. The facilities there include sandy play area, tennis courts, newsagents, supermarket and craft shop. They also have bars and restaurants with evening entertainment and disco.

There is a courtesy bus twice daily from Reception into Albufeira and the beach.

The complex itself has 4 beautiful pool complexes, mini golf, table football and a pool table.. Each pool has a snack bar and there are 2 A La Carte Restaurants. The second restaurant being Casa Azul. In peak season there is a midweek barbeque evening.

The Reception is open 24 hours and has an ATM, public phones, small library etc.

More Details

Property Manager
Eileen Tipper
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, german, portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About Eileen Tipper

Myself Brian Middler together with partner Jo, sister Dawn and her husband Kenny are the proud new owners of the newly named Casa Freedom. We live in Aberdeenshire in Scotland where there is not a lot of sun so we thought we should get our own place in the sun. Our Property Manager Eileen takes our bookings and looks after our apartment and clients with complete efficiency. Eileen can also arrange your transfers or car hire if required (not essential). She will also call to see you on your first day to ensure all is to your satisfaction.

Eileen Tipper purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Eileen Tipper chose Albufeira

We loved the apartment as soon as we saw it, its bright and spacious. The open plan area has lovely open views from the balconies. The bedrooms are downstairs and both have direct access to the gardens. Our apartment is close to one of the 4 pools and also to the Reception and mini market.

What makes this apartment unique

We chose Clube Albufeira for its closeness to the Old Town with all its bars, restaurants, lovely beaches and also for the many golf courses around the area.

The complex is well maintained with lovely garden areas, 4 pools with snack bars and restaurants if you dont feel like heading into town,

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thank you very much for a wonderful stay in your apartment. We really enjoyed ourselves and we needed was here. We would love to return someday.
Nov 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Salgados
Nearest Train
6.5 Kilometres
Albufeira (Ferreiras) Train Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Beach
3.5 Kilometres
Praia das Pescadores (Fishermans Beach)
Car: not necessary

Amenities

Alpouvar Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - shower , En Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet , situated in lower hallway next to Twin Bedroom & Bunk Beds
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , air-conditioning unit
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Master Bedroom has a king sized bed and air-conditioning
  • Please note that the bunk beds are for children/teenagers only. Therefore the maximum occupancy can only be 6 adults + 2 children.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Airport transfers can be arranged for you on request with a fully licensed company. This company can also be used if you wish to use them for private drop off to theme parks, local markets, beaches etc. Car Hire can also be arranged with a company who do all inclusive rates (except tyre damage) and who do not charge for a full tank of fuel. You are only charged for the amount of fuel used. Car Hire is not essential, but useful, even for a few days if you want to explore Algarves beautiful scenery and unspoilt beaches.

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Casa Freedom - modern, cosy apartment with A/C, WI FI + IPTV Box giving full SKY
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Beautiful, clean spacious apartment. Well equipped and located in a quiet part of the site.

  • 5 of 5

Well looked after by property manager who arranged transfers for us and communicated well throughout the reservation process and during our stay. There was nothing else we needed during our stay. We found Club Albufeira a great venue with four lovely pools that are clean and well managed: plenty to do on site. The town is a reasonable walk but manageable when tackled at the cooler part of the day. Local taxi firms are reasonable. We would recommend this apartment to anyone who is looking for a quiet few days in the sun.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Nick, Thank you so much for such a quick and lovely review. So pleased you had a nice time and enjoyed Casa Freedom, as well as Clube Albufeira Resort. It would be a pleasure to have you back again some time in the future. Best Wishes, Eileen
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5

Amazing property

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay my self and the family enjoyed casa freedom would recommend to any of my family or friends. Would definitely book this again.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you need, home away from home - lots of space

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in this lovely duplex apartment for 10 days with my husband and 3 boys aged from 6 to 11. Plenty of room for everyone and very comfortable. The little extras such as Wi-Fi, English TV (All sports channels, cartoon network, movie channels) and play-station were fantastic for that wind-down period between showering after a day by the pool and before dinner...Not used every day but great to have the option to use technology! Board games and books aplenty also! There was even beach towels provided - the only proviso is that you wash them before you leave - easy when there's a washing machine in the kitchen! The apartment was as described - 2 spacious bedrooms with plenty of storage and a little alcove with bunk-beds. All very comfortable. 3 bathrooms which was great! The complex itself was great also - very family orientated - 4 pools in all along with 4 accompanying restaurants - we tended to stay by the pool closer to the apartment as in our opinion was very child friendly.(life guards onsite at all pools as far as we could tell) The restaurant "O Pavilhao" was also really child friendly and tended to be our default - the staff were very accommodating and reserved tables for us outside anytime we wished to eat there. (Great for take-aways also). Eileen who looks after the apartment was lovely and and very helpful - we mostly communicated via email but she was always very quick to reply and helped us out with any questions or issues (all minor!). Eileen also recommended a great transfer service from the airport and was onhand to change our leaving time when there was a threatened strike at the airport on the way home. We spent a few evenings in the old town - We were told it was a 30 min walk but it was quite hot when we stayed so we tended to get a taxi in - also the beginning of the walk was over a footbridge onto a busy main road and then a little dirt path for a little while before you hit a little park.... no problem for a couple or older kids, but we decided taxi's were easier. We never paid more than €5.50 for a taxi in or out.. initially I was disappointed that we weren't closer to the old town, but seeing how busy the old town was in August, I was quite happy to be in the very tranquil surroundings of Clube Albufeira. All in all a great family holiday and as a first time user of OwnersDirect / HomeAway, a great first time experience.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great holiday, thats what its all about!

  • 5 of 5

The minute we booked, we had great correspondence with the lady who looks after the house. Eileen is very helpful and keen to help make your holiday go with ease. We opted for airport pickup which was great and reccommended which let us avoid those nasty hire car price hikes at this time of year. After a short journey we arrived at Casa Freedom. This is a well laid out house with great features split over 2 levels so may not suit people who find stairs challenging. The kitchen dining area was open plan with great space. Plenty of utensiles, pots and pans, plates dish washer wash machine etc for people who may cook from time to time. Two balconies on the upper floor which has seating bbq area etc. Tv xbox and internet available. Wc on this level also. Decor is good, vibrant and clutter free. Downstair there are 2 rooms, 1 with bouble bed and en suit which includes a shower the other with 2 single beds. A large Wc which included a bath/shower combined. There is an area with bunk beds which would suit children or small adult. Air con upstairs and downstairs. Downstairs their is also a patio area off the main bedroom which hosts table chairs and sun loungers this is a great area as the sun is at this side of the house a during morning to late aftetnoon. The house was clean, tidy and well laid out. Towels and bed linen where provided. Bed linen changed each week. The Eileen checked in to make sure everything was ok and trouble free. As a family of 2 adults and 2 kids of 8 and 5 years old we had plenty to do in the area with the old town 5 minutes taxi ride or 15 minute walk well maybe 20 with 2 kids. 4 Pool areas was good, well maintained and clean. We had a very enjoyable stay at Casa Freedom and would reccomend to anyone. May not suit people who have difficulty with steps as there are plenty in the area. This is nothing to do with Casa Freedim though.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Allen & family, Thank you so much for writing such a lovely and honest review. Your comments are most appreciated by both Dawn & I. We are so glad that you had such an enjoyable and hopefully memorable holiday and would love to have you back again some time in the future. Enjoy the rest of the summer in Ireland, hope you some good weather. Kind Regards, Eileen
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5

Beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was big and very well equipped. We had a couple of little glitches but they were dealt with very promptly by Eileen, the manager of the property. Easy to get into Albefuira either by walking (about 30 minutes) or shuttle bus. We walked (we are in our late 60's) and didn't find it a problem, however the area is probably not suitable for people with mobility issues. The apartment is definitely well suited for families or two couples, with plenty of space for everyone.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time at Casa Freedom, travelled with my husband and our friends and thier two children aged 6 and 8. The apartment has two bedrooms one with a massive king size bed which was so comfortable, this room also has an ensuite shower room, the second room has twin beds and is next to the main bathroom. There are bunk beds in an alcove right beside the bedrooms which the children loved.

Upstairs is the open plan living/Dining room and small but very well equipped kitchen, there is also another toilet as well as two balconies.

We loved our evenings spent in the garden outside apartment with a bbq and a few drinks and as both bedrooms have patio doors leading to garden once the children went to bed we were just steps away.

The apartment is very close to one of the pools and the owners have even provided inflatables for the pool, there is also a selection of books,games,dvd's and PlayStation games.

We didn't venture too far from the complex but reception will call for taxis if needed and there is a courtesy bus during the day into the old town which is full of shops, restaurants and bars.

Must mention Eileen the property manager who answered all of our many pre trip questions without delay and who also organised our airport transfers it was great knowing everything was under control thanks Eileen we hope to return one day.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Debbie, We just want to say a big thank you for taking the time and effort to write such a lovely review. So glad you enjoyed your stay and we would love to have your back at Casa Freedom one day in the not too distant future. Kindest Regards, Dawn & Kenny
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $236.94

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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