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Neat House in a traditional quarter with Tavira on your doorstep

14 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Tavirapad - Casa das Figueiras is a neat and comfortable town house. For those that enjoy the authentic experience in a traditional part of town with cobbled streets and all that you need on your doorstep. It is situated very conveniently in the centre of Tavira, a 4 minutes walk from the Roman Bridge and summer ferry to Tavira Island and the beach. 3 minutes to the restaurants and cafes, 3 minutes to the supermarket and the river. The house has a comfortable lounge/diner, fully equipped kitchenette, a pretty double bedroom and newly equipped shower room. On the top floor is a small totally private terrace with a view to the Convento do Carmo and an extra room with washing machine and futon. The neat little house makes a perfect hideaway for a couple or a lone traveller that likes ...Tavirapad - Casa das Figueiras is a neat and comfortable town house. For those that enjoy the authentic experience in a traditional part of town with cobbled streets and all that you need on your doorstep. It is situated very conveniently in the centre of Tavira, a 4 minutes walk from the Roman Bridge and summer ferry to Tavira Island and the beach. 3 minutes to the restaurants and cafes, 3 minutes to the supermarket and the river. The house has a comfortable lounge/diner, fully equipped kitchenette, a pretty double bedroom and newly equipped shower room. On the top floor is a small totally private terrace with a view to the Convento do Carmo and an extra room with washing machine and futon. The neat little house makes a perfect hideaway for a couple or a lone traveller that likes to plug in to the Tavira experience with it's many varied cafes, leafy gardens, architectural features, cobbled streets, historic centre and access by ferry to 11km of open beaches on Tavira Island. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 48699/ALMore
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About the Owner
Merry P
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2016
Interaction with guests
We will have made contact with you before your holiday and will be at the house to meet and welcome you personally when you arrive.. We have given a good deal of thought and time to make sure that you are comfortable and have all the ingredients to make your visit to Tavira happy and memorable one. There is a welcome guest book at the house with lots of local information and useful tips. So soon you will be enjoying getting to know Tavira for yourselves and what treasures it has to offer. We generally like to meet up briefly at the end of your stay and are always happy to hear about your discoveries! Then we are able to share your finds with those following in your footsteps....
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Reviewed 6 May 2019 via mobile

We have been visiting the Eastern Algarve on and off for almost 30 years and are always drawn back to Tavira which is totally different to resorts west of Faro. Merry and Simon were perfect hosts providing a wealth of information for anyone unfamiliar with...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank rich250953
Seaside641181, VR Owner at Neat House in a traditional quarter with Tavira on your doorstep, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for saying such nice things about Casa das Figueiras! We really appreciate your positive feedback and knowing that you enjoyed your stay makes it all worthwhile for us!

Reviewed 29 March 2019

My husband and I enjoyed our stay in Tavira mainly due to the wonderful location of this property and how comfortable is it. It has been well stocked and Merry met us at the property and gave us details of the house and helpful information...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Freedom54918775576
Seaside641181, VR Owner at Neat House in a traditional quarter with Tavira on your doorstep, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely 5-star review!! We are glad that you enjoyed your first visit to Tavira and that you were happy and comfortable staying at Casa das Figueiras!! It was really good to meet you both and you were great guests...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

Beginning to lose count of how many times we’ve stayed as guests of Merry and Simon in Tavira: I think it’s 4, my wife has it’s 5? Anyway, we’re certain that this will not have been our last!! The house is perfectly located in old...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank John F
Seaside641181, VR Owner at Neat House in a traditional quarter with Tavira on your doorstep, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2019

Who is counting??!! You will always be welcome and we look forward to your next visit!! Warm regards!

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for 10 days in August and enjoyed our accommodation very much,the house is very clean,bright and airy and well situated just a few minutes walk from bars restaurants and the beautiful river makes it’s the perfect place to stay .More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank ped630
Seaside641181, VR Owner at Neat House in a traditional quarter with Tavira on your doorstep, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for your great 5-star review!! We we so glad to hear that you enjoyed staying at Casa das Figueiras and that you are clearly happy to recommend it to others! Obrigado! We look forward to seeing you both again!! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Perfect self catering accommodation! Spotlessly clean and providing all creature comforts. Couldn’t be better placed for visiting restaurants, coffee shops and all the very many places of interest! Owners are very helpful and welcoming. Highly recommend!More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Bumbaleerie
Management response:Responded 30 August 2018

Thank you so much for your great review! We are so glad that you really enjoyed your stay in Tavira and appreciated the more authentic atmosphere of Casa das Figueiras! Your enthusiastic words say it all... nothing to add except thank you for choosing Tavirapad...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Cooker
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Balcony
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
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About the neighbourhood
TaviraPad Casa das Figueiras is in a traditional area near the Convento do Carmo. A 3 minutes walk brings you to a wide variety of street cafes Restaurants and tapas bars and quaint shops. Staying in central Tavira you will have the freedom to discover the charms of this beautiful town with absolute ease. A short walk through cobbled streets brings you to the Rio Gilao, the Roman Bridge and the historical quarter this photogenic town and its charming tree-lined streets and architectural features. During the high season a programme of entertainment is scheduled in and around the town centre. No need to worry about driving home.... everyone has a holiday.
Getting around
This is an ideal rental for those that choose not to hire a car. There is a regular ferryboat service 5 minutes walk from your door on the other side of the river. The Ilha Tavira is a 10minute water ride away. Tavira Island is a delight and boasts 11km of sandy beach with many cafes and restaurants to serve your needs.. An excellent commuter train service connects all the coastal towns of the Algarve with a frequency of one train every hour during the day and connects Tavira with the twice daily Faro-Lisbon Express. There are also Express coaches (EVA) that run direct from Tavira to Seville and to Lisbon. There is an unofficial website for the bus and train services for this region in English if you search for Algarve bus info 
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