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Luxury Penthouse Apartment in Parque da Corcovada Albufeira PC-41-3B

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Huge Balcony with Al-fresco Dining, Sunbeds, Close to Beach, Strip & Restaurants

This beautifully furnished and spacious LUXURY PENTHOUSE APARTMENT IN PARQUE DA CORCOVADA in Albufeira, provides superior comfort and exceptional self-catering accommodation.

The EXPANSIVE 2M WIDE BALCONY off the living room and kitchen has ample space for al-fresco dining and relaxing on the two recliners and enjoying the wonderful Algarve weather.

Furnished to the highest standard, seldom seen in self-catering holiday accommodation, this SUPERB PENTHOUSE APARTMENT in Parque da Corcovada provides the perfect home-from-home setting for an unforgettable holiday in the Algarve.

The apartment is QUIETLY POSITIONED at the back of the Parque da Corcovada development, away from the roads.

With 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an EXCELLENT ENTERTAINMENT FLOW to the large living room and balcony, you could not ask for more.

LUXURY 1 and 2 bedroom self-catering apartments in Parque da Corcovada, Albufeira, from PENTHOUSE APARTMENTS in Blocks 38 - 40 to GROUND FLOOR APARTMENTS WITH PRIVATE TERRACES, Algarve Getaways are able to offer guests an excellent range of apartments on every floor and in many blocks, through this popular 5-Star development.

Parque da Corcovada is ideal for holidaymakers who want to be CLOSE TO THE CENTRE OF ALBUFEIRA and local amenities and is a SHORT WALK to The Strip, restaurants, shops and bars, supermarkets and the beach.

ACCESS TO THE OLD TOWN IS EASY, with a regular bus service, from right outside the complex and the Tourist Train on The Strip.

Built to the highest standard and situated in an excellent CENTRAL LOCATION, Parque da Corcovada is POPULAR WITH FAMILIES, COUPLES AND GROUPS alike.

PARQUE DA CORCOVADA is also an excellent choice for anyone with MOBILITY ISSUES, as it is located in one of the flattest areas of Albufeira.

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 Parque da Corcovada 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.

PARQUE DA CORCOVADA has excellent SECURITY ACCESS at all entrances and security shutters in the apartments.

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

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

Parque da Corcovada is a CHILD FRIENDLY RESORT with children’s swimming pools, gardens and playground.

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.

A CAR IS NOT NECESSARY if you are staying in Parque da Corcovada, 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.

The ALGARVE has some of the finest SANDY BEACHES in Europe and ALBUFEIRA HAS SEVERAL BLUE FLAG BEACHES TO ENJOY, including Praia da Oura and Santa Eulália beach, which are both a 15 minute stroll from Parque da Corcovada, past interesting sidewalk cafés, shops and restaurants. Fisherman’s Beach in the Old Town can easily be reached by bus, tourist train or if you like a good walk.

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 Parque Da Corcovada.

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

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 5 – 10 minute drive away. VILAMOURA MARINA, one of the largest Marinas in Europe, is a 15 minute drive from Parque da Corcovada.

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 - 10 minute drive.

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.



More Details

Property Manager
Algarve Getaways
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

About Algarve Getaways

Algarve Getaways has been renting luxury self-catering holiday apartments and villas in the Algarve, Portugal since it was founded in 2000 by Barbara Derber.

Barbara, Irene and Elisabete are happy to answer any queries you may have and assist you in finding the perfect apartment or villa for your vacation in the sun.

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

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


Montechoro Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Town
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 1 full bathroom en-suite. 1 separate shower room.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Cots and highchairs are available for hire. Baby bouncers are provided free of charge, on request.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Facilities • Adult swimming pool • Children’s pool • Restaurant & Take-Away • Snack bar with Internet access • Landscaped gardens • Children’s playground • Security access to each block


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Luxury Penthouse Apartment in Parque da Corcovada Albufeira PC-41-3B
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Lovely apartment in a very modern secure complex

  • 5 of 5

Myself and 2 girlfriends stayed in this apartment for 10 nights. From the pick up on arrival , organised by Algarve Getaways to the same going home everything was well organised. As we arrived fairly late on an evening the driver had the keys to the apartment , showed us in and explained the different keys etc. The security on this complex is excellent.

The apartment has everything you need for a self catering holiday. We eat out most of the time but found there to be ample of the things we needed. The 2 bathrooms is a real bonus for 3 girls getting ready to go out ! Air con is good and very powerful , although we found that keeping the shutters down was just as good and kept the rooms cool. Although the living room is spacious we spent most of our social time on the balcony. We didn't get much of the sun on here but this was probably due to the times we were out there.

The pool area / sunbeds and brollies were fine. We never had a problem getting a bed , even if coming down later in the day. Some people did reserve but the majority of people just came and went.

We have been to the Algarve for a few years now normally staying in Aparthotels , but we will definitely be booking an apartment again on Parque Da Corcovada.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful and detailed review, that will be so helpful for fellow travellers. I am delighted that you had such an enjoyable holiday with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways
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fakenham, norfolk

Best apartment we have stayed at Parque Corcovada

  • 5 of 5

We have been to this complex for the last 6 years, first time with Algarve Getaways and when we are ready to book for next year (November) we certainly will be in touch with the Getaways team, We found the staff very helpful and needed a couple of minor things sorted and I must say a special thanks to Julia & Darren, Irene also was very helpful when we booked. The complex is suitable for all ages and is not far from all the shops and restaurants.The apartment was well maintained and very clean. If you read this then please get in touch with Algarve Getaways and they will ensure you have an amazing holiday. Regards, Kevin & Pauline Pierce, Mandy & Keith Newman.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Good Quality Apartment,in a decent complex.

  • 4 of 5

Property was as described by Algarve Getaways, and we also found the staff that we dealt with very helpful and extremely friendly.

This apartment is in a good location within a 5/10 mins walk to all sorts of eateries/bars and everything else that you need on holidays, apartment was spotless and had all the mod-cons and comforts for a great stay.

The only few negatives that I feel I must mention in order for future customers to be aware of when choosing an apartment in Corcovada are' 1st ,This apartment is possibly one of the furthest away from the pool area, so make sure that you bring all you need with you when leaving the apartment and heading down to the pool as it's a good 400/500 meters away, and with 3 flights of stairs to climb it can take at least 10 mins , 2nd , There is a serious shortage of sunbeds at the pool area, and all the other families that we spoke with also complained about this, even when we got up early and headed down for a swim at 8 am we were lucky if we found 1 that did not have a towel already placed out since early (something needs to be done to sort this problem out).

The lift was out of order a couple of days on different occasions on our 10 day stay (,and as I mentioned you are on the third floor).

But I would recommend this property and would like to think we will be back at some stage in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments about this fabulous penthouse apartment and the services you received from Algarve Getaways. I was flabbergasted to read your comments about the distance of the apartment to the swimming pool, so I sent a member of our Team to measure it! From the block door (near the lift and stairs) leading out to the garden and swimming pool, it is 135 meters. We tell our guests that it is a 2 minute walk and stand by that. It is certainly not 400 – 500 meters, as you have stated. I can only imagine that you exited the apartment block and went off to use someone else’s swimming pool! Nowhere in Parque da Corcovada, would it take you 10 minutes to use any of the facilities! Anyone who has stayed there, knows this, as there are 5 swimming pools, for every 2 - 3 blocks. I am sorry that the lift was out of order during your stay. This was unforeseen and quickly rectified. Going down the stairs would not have added 7 – 8 minutes to your journey. Parque da Corcovada is one of the most popular developments in Albufeira, due to its excellent location and high standard of apartments. It does have a problem with sunbeds, in July and August and so there is a security guard around the pool area, much of the time, to ensure that sunbeds are fairly used and not always booked up. We do have other apartments in Albufeira, which have their own sunbeds. Best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways
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Another fantastic stay at Corcovada.

  • 5 of 5

This was a repeat booking at Parque da Corcovada which speaks for itself. The apartment is tastefully furnished and extremely well equipped. What look like brand new and definitely very efficient aircon units with individual remotes in the lounge and both bedrooms. Due to the location within the complex it is very quiet in this apartment, almost no noise at all.

The service from Algarve Getaways was faultless as usual from start to finish. We organised our transfers through them, they were competitively priced, courteous and prompt as usual.

I would have no hesitation recommending either these apartments or Algarve Getaways to anybody. In fact I already have. I was talking to a couple on the plane home and gave them the website details

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brilliant Holiday in Parque Da Corcovada!

  • 5 of 5

Met by Howard at our beautiful apartment. He gave us all the ins and outs of the apartment which was very spacious, clean and a great kitchen. The veranda was really big and I enjoyed eating my breakfast out there every morning. Howard also gave us a map and directions to the beach, shops, supermarkets, water parks and a great Karaoke bar (which we loved, but not sure if our teenagers fully appreciated my vocal range!) Apartment in great area - close to Strip, but far away to enjoy peacful afternoons. Pool great size and very clean. We loved the Old Town - lots of cafes and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. Booked coach and ticket to Slide and Splash - great day out. We took a picnic and drinks and bought snacks and ice cream there (not as expensive as you would imagine). This was our first time in Portugal, first time booking an apartment independently and can't recommend the whole team at Algarve Getaways highly enough! Barbara was so helpful when I booked (she knew the area really well) and the team in Portugal were on hand if you needed anything (we didn't).

Great. great apartment, location and weather!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your detailed review, which is so helpful to fellow travelers. I was absolutely delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for your lovely comments about the Algarve Getaways Team. The Parque da Corcovada apartments are fabulous and this penthouse apartment, with its expansive balcony and superb luxury furnishings, is very special. The location is excellent for exploring the local area and I am so pleased that you chose to do just that. We do hope to welcome you back very soon. With our very best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways
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absolutely brilliant

  • 5 of 5

our holiday was amazing made all the more so because of the fantastic apartment. It was more luxurious than our own home and the 2 children (4 & 2) loved it. It was spacious and comfortable with all the mod cons and the childrens pool was perfect for our little one, we were able to relax while keeping a close eye on him. The balcony was brilliant as we were able to eat our breakfast & dinner outside without being roasted and the kids loved the size of it, I was worried because we were on the top floor but it was completely enclosed so we had no worries with them running in and out. The balcony off the main bedroom was brilliant for a wee evening drink in the sun!!

The apartment was spotless and was really well situated, within walking distince from the strip, and we took the wee "train" to the old town which was our favourite spot with a fantastic beach and great restaurants. The children loved it, especially the puppet show in the square. There was also a great supermarket about 5 mins from the apartment which wasn't too far to carry the water or for the lollies to melt!!!

I would recommend this property to anyone, a beautiful apartment for a family or just for friends to get away for a relaxing break, it can be as lively as you make it, definately a home away from home, we loved it and will be back (hopefully very soon!!)

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful and informative review, which will be so useful to future travellers. This is such a beautiful penthouse apartment in lovely quiet position within Parque da Corcovada and so conveniently situated within easy walking distance of many local amenities. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the apartment and Albufeira so much and that you have taken many happy memories home with you. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Algarve again. Best wishes, Barbara at Algarve Getaways.
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro International, a 30 minute drive
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Kilometres
On-site at Parque da Corcovada
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Balaia Golf, a 5 minute drive away
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Ferreiras Station, a 5 minute drive
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
On-site at Parque da Corcovada
Nearest Beach
0.8 Kilometres
Praia da Oura, a 10 - 15 minute walk
Car: not necessary

THE BUS STOP is right outside the complex with buses running every 30 minutes all day and most of the night.

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, €40 for 5 - 8 guests. A coach can be booked for large GROUPS.

A well-stocked SUPERMARKET is located less than 5 minutes’ walk from Parque da Corcovada.

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

PARKING IS FREELY AVAILABLE outside the apartments.

ALBUFEIRA is located in the CENTRAL ALGARVE and is perfectly placed for visiting many top attractions. 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.

Getting to the THEME PARKS is easy with their buses stopping near PARQUE DA CORCOVADA.

Many WATER-SPORTS can be enjoyed from the beaches or ALBUFEIRA MARINA, such as water-skiing, parasailing, scuba-diving, cruises, jet-skiing, dolphin watching, cave exploring, deep-sea fishing, sailing, to name a few.

ALGARVE SHOPPING, the main shopping centre of the Central Algarve runs 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.

Parque da Corcovada is also perfectly situated for GOLFERS with Balaia golf course less than a 5 minute drive away and the Sheraton Pine Cliffs, the world class golf courses of Vilamoura and Salgados golf course on the western side of Albufeira, an easy 10 minute drive away.

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’.



Rates & Availability

Montechoro Apartment Rental Rates

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Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
May 1 2017 - May 31 2017
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Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
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Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
November - December
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Fully flexible on length of stay and changeover days, providing fits with other bookings.
Maximum 4 adults.
Cot hire at €30 per week, high chair €15, stroller €10. Baby bouncer FREE.
Wi-Fi is €25 per week, subject to availability.
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.

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