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Modern, spacious, luxury 2 bed apt, sleeps 6

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,020 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Completed in 2006 this large modern spacious luxury 2 bedroom 3rd floor apartment is fully furnished to a high standard with a large corner balcony overlooking the communal pool and serviced by a stair & lift. It benefits from 2 bathrooms (master en-suite), fully equipped modern kitchen with table & chairs, formal dining table in lounge, TV, leather effect folding bed which can sleep 2. Remote control garage door to allocated space & video door entry system controls main door. The apartment is located 2min walk from the main resort, spectacular beach and marina where there are many top quality restaurants & bars. It will appeal to couples, families motorsport enthusiasts or golf parties in view of its close proximity to all amenities. Situated within a block of 16 apartments sharing a communal outdoor pool & terrace. Sun loungers for veranda/poolside are provided in the apartment, please make sure and return to the apartment when leaving the pool.


Owner
George Drummond, Stephen McCann, Stephen Gallagher
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, portuguese
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

Why George Drummond, Stephen McCann, Stephen Gallagher chose Portimao region

LOCATION,LOCATION,LOCATION- the apartment is a short 5 min walk to the stunning beach/marina and main resort.

What makes this apartment unique

SPACE,SPACE,SPACE- the apartment has very large spacious rooms, a real home from home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Review #5545984 "Excellent Apartment"



We stayed for 11 nights at the apartment and can only say good things about our stay, nothing negative at all. The kitchen is like a home from home, with excellent facilities. The apartment is very spacious, the 2 bedrooms having plenty of room and the living room is huge. The balconies are also very spacious. The pool area was spotlessly clean and was very quiet and peaceful. It is in an ideal location with just a short walk to the beach and the bars and restaurants. We would definetely recommend the apartment and will for sure book again. Heather & Brian, Scotland
Aug 2012
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Amenities

Praia da Rocha Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1020 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Lounge/Hall - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Lounge/Hall - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master bedroom has en-suite.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is internet and the TV has various English speaking channels, such as BBC news, Fox movies,CNN etc . A water park is just 15 minutes away & operate a FREE shuttle bus immediately outside the apartment.There are many top quality golf courses within a short driving distance. Please click on the link for detailed map of courses http://www.algarvegolf.net/images/golfmap.jpg Golf Courses - Western Algarve (1) Parque da Floresta Golf Courses - Western Algarve (2) Boavista - Palmares Golf Courses - Western Algarve (3) Álamos - Alto Golf - Gramacho - Morgado - Penina Championship - Penina Academy - Penina Resort - Pinta - Silves Golf - Vale do Milho Golf Courses - Central Algarve (4) Balaia - Faldo - O'Connor - Oceânico Academy - Pine Cliffs - Salgados Golf Courses - Central Algarve (5) Laguna - Millennium - Old Course - Pinhal - Victoria - Vila Sol Golf Courses - Central Algarve (6) Laranjal - Ocean - Pinheiros Altos - Quinta do Lago North - Quinta do Lago South - Royal - San Lorenzo

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Modern, spacious, luxury 2 bed apt, sleeps 6
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 16 reviews
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Spacious, clean, lovely apartment

  • 4 of 5

Had a week's holiday in the apartment everything you need cleanliness location air conditioning. Excellent apartment will definitely be coming back

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Fabulous Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This is a fabulous spacious and spotlessly clean apartment. Stayed for 2 weeks with our 2 children ages 10 & 7. Two large bedrooms with plenty of wardrobe space. Large sitting room and dining area and fully equipped modern kitchen. 2 balconies which get the sun all day long. We had full use of the pool which we had to ourselves most of the day.

This apartment is in a fab area as it is close to the marina, beach and main strip but yet far enough away that it is perfect at night time. All the above areas are less than a 5 minute walk.

We didn't want or need for anything while we stayed & will definitely be back next summer. Already looking at dates and flights.

Highly recommended.

Thanks again George for all your help.

Colm & Sinéad

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Appartment very clean

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very spacious and spotlessly clean and is suitable for a group/family of up to 5 people. In a nice, quiet and peaceful location. The TV and WiFi service included ensured that we kept in touch with the outside world. Spacious car parking also available.

Its only about a 5 min walk to the beach and a 3 min walk to the main strip where there is a great selection of restaurants, pubs shops and amenities.

George was very helpful during the booking process and always available to offer guidance on places to visit, eating recommendations and always available to answer any questions. Overall a great holiday. Fantastic accommodation and highly recommended. We will be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your very kind review Philip. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
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5

FAB APARTMENT - FAB RESORT

  • 5 of 5

Great experience from start to finish. George was a great host.

The apartment is lovely and spacious and very modern

Private pool was great too. Sun loungers provided

We would highly recommend this rental to couples or families

5 star would definitely come back

Rebecca Brindle & Andrew Norman

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Accomodation

  • 5 of 5

We came to Praia Da Rocha for a family wedding at the end of July 2015 and quite frankly could not have picked a more perfect apartment for this. The apartment itself is beautiful and spacious (very handy with two children to accommodate) and has everything you could possibly need. The swimming pool also was perfect and very quiet (having it to ourselves most of the time). and the location was spot on, only a 5 min walk to the beach, shops and restaurants and just across the road from the apartment was the pick up point to the parks such as Zoo Marine and Slide and Splash. Both Stephen and George were always very helpful throughout the booking process and answered any questions we had and even recommended the guy (Tom) for our airport transfers who was also brilliant. Having never been to Portugal before, we have certainly been won over and will most definately be returning

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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5

APARTAMENTO MAGNÍFICO PARA FÉRIAS .

  • 5 of 5

Este apartamento é magnífico e com tudo que precisamos para passar férias com a família.

Esta muito bem localizado perto da praia e de tudo.

Recomendo os proprietários são pessoas maravilhosas.

António Gonçalves

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Alvor
"original quaint Algarve fishing village 10 min from Praia Da Rocha"
Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Ponderosa
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Alto Golf
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Portimao/Monchique
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
Twins Grill Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.4 Kilometres
Praia Da Rocha
Car: not necessary

The apartment is located in Praia Da Rocha and is a 2 min walk from the main resort, spectacular beach & marina where there are many top quality restaurants & bars. It will appeal to couples, families & golf parties in view of its close proximity to all amenities.The historic town of Portimao is also within walking distance and offers an abundance of shops and restaurants/bars as well as its own idyllic marina. The new purpose built F1 auto-drome is a 20 min journey by car.

The apartment is available from 2.00pm or by prior arrangements & must be vacated by 11.00 am on the last day. A charge of 50 euros will be deducted from your safety deposit for the cleaning charge. A daily/weekly maid service is available on request for an extra cost. Please confirm when booking

A 25% deposit is required at the time of reservation & the final balance is due six weeks before the commencement of your stay. The security deposit will normally be refunded within 14 days once the apartment has been inspected and a satisfactory report received.

Golf: There are many top quality courses within a short driving distance. Please click on the link for detailed map of courses http://www.algarvegolf.net/images/golfmap.jpg

Golf Courses - Western Algarve (1)

Parque da Floresta

Golf Courses - Western Algarve (2)

Boavista - Palmares

Golf Courses - Western Algarve (3)

Álamos - Alto Golf - Gramacho - Morgado - Penina Championship - Penina Academy - Penina Resort - Pinta - Silves Golf - Vale do Milho

Golf Courses - Central Algarve (4)

Balaia - Faldo - O'Connor - Oceânico Academy - Pine Cliffs - Salgados

Golf Courses - Central Algarve (5)

Laguna - Millennium - Old Course - Pinhal - Victoria - Vila Sol

Golf Courses - Central Algarve (6)

Laranjal - Ocean - Pinheiros Altos - Quinta do Lago North - Quinta do Lago South - Royal - San Lorenzo

Golf Courses - Eastern Algarve (7)

Benamor - Colina Verde - Quinta da Ria - Quinta de Cima

Golf Courses - Eastern Algarve (8)

Castro Marim - Monte Rei - Quinta do Vale

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Rates & Availability

Praia da Rocha Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
July,Aug
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$174
 
 
Sept
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$116
 
 
Oct
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$71
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $257.47

The apartment is available from 14.00 pm or by prior arrangements & must be vacated by 11.00 am on the last day. A charge of 50 euros is payable to the cleaner on departure. A daily/weekly maid service is available on request for an extra cost. Please confirm when booking
A 25% deposit is required at the time of reservation & the final balance is due six weeks before the commencement of your stay. The £200 security deposit will be refunded within 7-14 days once the apartment has been inspected and no damages are reported.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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