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Charming, beautiful brand new apt. beachfront with huge sun roof

Bedrooms 1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom with a sofa bed on living room for a couple with a Child

New building on the beach very charming only 4 floors. This area is a protected area (natural park) very restrict on building.

Is located on a charming little village on Alentejo. Use to be a fishing village became trendy (but charming still very small) with great fish restaurants, cafes, bares even was a night club.

Great beaches some of them you can go nude, is allowed (they have signs). You can bike ride, Horse back ride, Hike, fishing. There is a spa near by on the ecological park. There is a lot to do, but the apt. also have a big terrace overlooking the beach if you feel like looking to the stars, sunbathing, or do nothing. The apt have air condition.

Susana Henriques
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2017

About Susana Henriques

I'm Portuguese but I live in and work in the USA I love my country and this area of Portugal, is so relaxing, I used to go there since I was very young and when I decide that I want to have a property on my country I did not hesitate....this area is perfect to relax, I go there often, I have a couple that takes care of the apt.

Susana Henriques purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Susana Henriques chose Zambujeira do Mar

The time did not pass by on this part of Portugal...the air is super clean, the beaches and the cliffs are breath taking, the fish and the sea food is amazing, the wine fantastic,very inexpensive, you have everything around, you can walk everywhere, to the restaurantes, to all the beaches, you can sepend all your vacation without driving, the sunsets are to die for,....right place for vacation.

What makes this apartment unique

Very, very relaxing, perfect to charge get completely revitalized.

A widing gem.


Nearest Restaurant
On the property
Nearest Beach
On the beach
Car: recommended

Natural Park area (is preserved, restrict on building) very green and a lot of beautiful beaches. A lot to do, great fish restaurants most local fish (the best), cafes with outside sitting, amazing sunsets, bars, even a night club. You can Hike, dive, horse ride, there is a eco park with spa, fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis, soccer, etc. There is one of the biggest summer music festivals of Portugal very near by, takes place in August 'the southwest festival' with major bands from all over the world.


Zambujeira do Mar Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:30 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa bed
  • European king size bed. Allergy free mattress.
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • nude beach
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Great for hiking, breathtaking views, surfing, house back riding, fishing...etc.


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Charming, beautiful brand new apt. beachfront with huge sun roof
average rating of 4.4347825 based on 23 reviews

Absolutely amazing place with stunning views

  • 5 of 5

The location and apartment was ideal. We hired a car from faro airport and it took us approx 2 hours to get to the resort. The roads were very good and the scenery was exceptional. On arrival we contacted Mika who looks after the apartment with her mum and dad on behalf of Susana. It only took her 10 mins to arrive and we duly had a Sagres in the cafe below. The apartment was perfect with everything you need. The roof top terrace was so nice. Lying there wiv a few beers was heaven. The restaurants and bars that Susana recommended were 1st class. Defo a little gem and will be back again soon.

Thanks again Susana

Kind Regards

Andy & Rena

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Andy, Thank you so much for taking time to write a beautiful review, we were just there this weekend and we made more changes and add so more things to make it even nicer :). We are glad you had a great time, is so relaxing there. Thank you so much. You are always very welcome. Susana & Juan
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Fabulous coastal views from roof terrace.

  • 5 of 5

The glorious coastal scenery of Alentejo is accessible directly from this apartment. We did walks in both directions along the coast path, the most spectacular being the one to Carvalhal beach with its beach bar being an unexpected surprise. Susana' helpful notes and advice were very useful and we tried most of her restaurant recommendations. The garage parking meant we could keep our car off the road and out of the heat. The air conditioning meant we could keep cool too!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tiny Ontario Canada

Beautiful views!

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous place to stay. Apartment has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Cook your own meals in a full kitchen or eat out at the many great restaurants within walking distance.View from the upper deck attached to apartment is amazing. Great hiking right outside your door. Amazing sunsets!! Thanks Susana for a wonderful experience!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank u so much, so super nice of you. I'm glad you had a great time. What I think is fantastic of that village is that not a lot of people knows about it so is quiet perfect to relax, and you can go for a day to other places..... Thank u so much for staying there and enjoying it, what a beautiful review. Kind regards, Susana
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Clean, great location, kind owner!

  • 4 of 5

This apartment is situated on the cliffs above a beautiful beach, two minute walk to the sand. Good views from the rooftop patio but not from inside. That's OK, who stays inside on their vacation? We would recommend this place to friends to visit!

Right on the Rota Vicentina trail so you can do a short (or long hike) in either directions for even more stunning views. Surrounded by good restaurants! Calm and quiet neighborhood- we were pleased!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very special small village with bueitful sunsets!!!

  • 5 of 5

The most beautiful sunsets I have ever seen! This place is very scenic with magical views. We could not believe that places like this exist. So relaxing it seams like time stopped while I we were there The fish and the sea food are always fresh daily and the walks on the cliffs are fantastic with numerous remote beaches.

The apt is great even has A/C or HEAT (I've visited this area before and it's A/C is very rare in this part of Portugal), and the Sun Roof overlooking the beach is just amazing, some days we just stayed there all day.

Susana was super helpful with all the tips she gave us.

I love this place…want to go back...


  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bolton, Ontario

Truly a Jem

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 6 night the end of May and I can truly say that this has been one of the most relaxing vacation we had in years. The apartment was excellent to say the least. The kitchen was fully equipped with everything you needed to make your home cooked meals. It also had ample amount of linen. The roof top terrace was an added bonus. We had all our meals there and enjoyed every night gazing at the star filled sky while listening to the waves until the wee hours of the morning. It was the most relaxing vacation we had in years. I would recommend this place to anyone who wants to relax or and get away from it all.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a beautiful review, thank you so much. This is the way I feel when I go there, way from that place. Well it was a pleasure to meet you, you are always wellcome. All the best. Susana
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

In August the mininum days of staying is 5 nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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