A very spacious, modernised and well furnished town-house with excellent reviews! Privately owned, it is the end 1 of a row of 5. Situated on a small residential complex, in a mainly residential area of Carvoeiro. It is in a very good location very close to the town centre attractions (5 minutes walk downhill, a bit longer coming back up the hill!) and a further 5 or 10 minutes to the main square and beach, which is approximately only 800 metres from the house.
The house is secluded from the hustle and bustle of the town with its many restaurants and bars, the noises you can expect to hear are from the neighbours cars coming and going and occasionally the echo of dogs barking.
The house has 2 floors, both on the ground level (built on an incline) . It is built with very high ceilings, to stay cool in the Summer.
The main entrance is through the gated, enclosed Carport and leads into the lounge/ dining area. The corner unit seating has 2 extra stools. There is a Tv with Portuguese channels plus some British, satelite channels. There is a DVD/CD player and a few DVDs, CDs and books.The dining area has a glass table with 6 chairs.
Patio doors lead from the lounge to a terrace/ balcony, which is a real suntrap at certain times of the day.! If you wish to dine 'Al Fresco' ,there is a table and chairs with an umbrella shade. There are 2 sun loungers and a washing line. There is also a table and 2 chairs in the carport, which can be used as an outdoor area.
There is a separate kitchen with a 4 ring gas hob and electric oven, fridge freezer, microwave, toaster & coffee maker. All cooking utensils, crockery, tea towel, oven glove, detergent etc. provided
The 3rd washroom is located on this floor, which has a toilet and vanity sink unit, also a washing machine and clothes airer.
The wide staircase goes down to a corridor leading to 2 bedrooms (1 with en suite shower room and 1 with en suite bathroom) and a storage cupboard under the stairs. Each bedroom has a double bed, (plus 1 single fold up guest bed, new for 2019) fitted wardrobes, bedside cabinets and also there is a chest of drawers . The main bedroom has a 4 piece bathroom toilet, bidet, bath with overhead shower. The second bedroom has a sink, toilet & shower.
The second bedroom has a door leading to the outside,
Please note that the outside area from the bedrooms is access to 5 houses.
Bedding,towels, bathmats and liquid soap are provided.
Beach towels may be available on request (small laundry fee)
A Parking space is available immediately outside the house as well as a secure, undercover gated carport, There is also a small paved front garden.
A welcome pack can be requested, this is to be paid for on arrival. We normally leave some tea bags and instant coffee, salt, pepper etc. (we ask guests to replace anything they use, for the next guests).
Our guests will be greeted and shown around the house, on arrival.
Internet access is available in the house. Also there is free WiFi at many outlets across the Algarve. In Carvoeiro centre you will see signs at most of the restaurants and cafes.
There is a SWIMMING POOL at the nearby CARVOEIRO HOTEL apartamentos, which our guests may use if you are happy to buy a drink or food, It may also be possible to use the pool at the next door complex Villas Mourim (please check as conditions may change at any time). It may also be possible to use the pool at the next door complex Villas Mourim
There are many choices of restaurants and bars in Carvoeiro itself, or in Monte Carvoeiro. 'Cheers Bar' serves the best American cocktails you could wish for! Alternatively you can travel a few kilometres into Lagoa. The main larger supermarkets are in Lagoa . There is also a 'gypsy' market in Lagoa on the 2nd Sunday of each month and a 'flea market' on the last Sunday, at the Fatacil..
The Carvoeiro Hotel Apartamentos is around the corner, just a few minutes walk. They may be able to book excursions for you, which enables you to be collected and dropped off at the hotel, so virtually door to door! (Please CHECK at the time, outside of our control).
The CARVOEIRO TENNIS CLUB is nearby with its outdoor swimming pool/ childrens pool, tennis courts, mini golf and cafe. Our guests are welcome to use the facilities for a small charge. The 5* Monte Santo resort is also nearby.
There are 3 golf courses close by.
There are several small bays you can visit, as well as the main beach in the centre of Carvoeiro. A spectacular viewpoint is at 'Algar Seco' which is on the opposite side of Carvoeiro, with its fascinating rock formations.
For children, 'Slide & Splash' water park is in Lagoa (only a few kilometres away). Zoomarine is in Guia, about 20 minutes drive and this is wonderful the Dolphins and birds of prey performing!
There are many places to visit, without travelling too far. Monchique is a mountain village, with spa. Portimao ia a town with a choice of shopping centres and a marina.
If by any chance, the sun doesn't shine, there are also cinemas in Portimao.
Praia da Rocha and Albufeira are much busier resorts, Lagos has a 'golden church' and a museum, also a marina. Sagres on the West coast is more exposed and these areas are of Historical interest.