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Casa dos Sonhos Avocado Apt

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
Minimum stay varies
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The Apartment Sleeps 4 and in addition could accommodate 1 child (on Foldaway bed or Travel Cot) – It is situated on the Ground Floor of our traditional Portuguese House and will cover all of your requirements for a really enjoyable and relaxing holiday. With a Shared Pool and Large Sun Terrace that benefits from the sun all day set in a peaceful and tranquil rural location enjoying Countryside and Mountain Views. Conveniently situated close to the unspoiled Market Town of Moncarapacho . You are within 10 minutes of the Ria Formosa, one of the many nature reserves; 5km from the nearest beach 20 minutes from Faro Airport, Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago Golf Courses, 30 minutes to the Spanish border and one hour will take you to almost anywhere in the Algarve Set in a residential Portugue...The Apartment Sleeps 4 and in addition could accommodate 1 child (on Foldaway bed or Travel Cot) – It is situated on the Ground Floor of our traditional Portuguese House and will cover all of your requirements for a really enjoyable and relaxing holiday. With a Shared Pool and Large Sun Terrace that benefits from the sun all day set in a peaceful and tranquil rural location enjoying Countryside and Mountain Views. Conveniently situated close to the unspoiled Market Town of Moncarapacho . You are within 10 minutes of the Ria Formosa, one of the many nature reserves; 5km from the nearest beach 20 minutes from Faro Airport, Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago Golf Courses, 30 minutes to the Spanish border and one hour will take you to almost anywhere in the Algarve Set in a residential Portuguese community the property has a fabulous rural feel, however, within a 10 minute drive you can be in the heart of the fishing town of Olhão, with its famous fish and vegetable markets and array of restaurants. Olhão is also the host to a 'shellfish festival' every August held over 4-5 days - well worth sampling! From Olhao catch a short ferry to one of the 'islands' – Ilha Da Armona or Ilha Da Culatra und Farol. ABOUT THE HOUSE Casa dos Sonhos has been refurbished to a high standard by the present owners and offers complete privacy for its guests. The property comprises of three separate ground floor apartments with a communal area. The owners occupy the first floor. The house has its own pool, outdoor dining facilities and built-in barbeque for the exclusive use of its guests. Each apartment has its own entrance and shares a communal area with access to the pool and terrace. The communal area has the additional facilities of a washing machine, iron and ironing board, Hoover, cane patio settee and two cane chairs, small selection of books, DVD's (for Adults and Children), and CD's The quality accommodation is set in mature gardens with orange, lemon, apple, peach and avocado trees and overlooks an orange orchard attracting many different varieties of birdlife and wildlife. Casa dos Sonhos is an ideal spot for relaxing with family and friends and enjoying time together, either around the pool or under the shade , or enjoying a tasty barbeques and late night talks. The ground floor has FREE Wi-Fi Internet access. A welcome pack awaits your arrival with our compliments. OUTDOOR AMENITIES A pool area with large sun terrace and covered patio is a perfect area to wind down and for the family to enjoy the freedom of outdoor living and is ideal for socialising Outdoor furniture includes tables, chairs, parasols, sun loungers. Solar Panels provide hot water and this supplies all apartments. ACCOMMODATION 2 BEDROOM APARTMENT – MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY FOUR ADULTS ONE CHILD Bedroom 1 - has two single beds (can be made up as a double on request) with triple wardrobe/shelf storage space/a wall fan supplemented by the air conditioning in the lounge. A hairdryer is supplied. Mosquito Net on Window Bedroom 2 - has two single beds (can be made up as a double on request) with double wardrobe/shelf storage space/a wall fan supplemented by the air conditioning in the lounge. Mosquito Net on Window A Fold Away Bed or Travel Cot is available. Bathroom –a large bright bathroom with shower, toilet, bidet and basin shared by both bedrooms Kitchen - well equipped modern kitchen with electric oven/grill cooker & hob, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, fridge/freezer, coffee maker, electric kettle, all cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils. Living Room - comfortable open plan living room with the benefit of powerful Air Conditioning unit in summer and heating in winter, with 2 and 3 seater leather settees, English and Portuguese satellite TV, 32”flat screen TV, CD and DVD player. The living room has an archway opening from the kitchen and Mosquito Nets on both Front Windows Dining Room – open plan dining room with direct access to the kitchen which makes it easy for you to cater for your party. Dining room table and chairs with seating for four but can be extended to six. The apartment has a sheltered veranda with a paved patio area to the front of the apartment which overlooks a rural aspect and commands the sun from early morning to late afternoon. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 57742/ALMore
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About the Owner
George and Olive R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
Owners will meet and greet all guests on arrival and or available during their stay. Apartment welcome pack available with maps and suggested places to visit.
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Reviewed 16 April 2019 via mobile

Lovely place to stay if visiting the East Algarve. Apartment and garden very clean and spacious plus has good facilities. Only a 10min drive away to Olhão where there are supermarkets, and restaurants, plus beaches nearby. We made use of the BBQ plus has pizzas...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Lee R
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Very comfortable and clean apartment with everything you need. We really loved the garden and the pool. George and Olive are extremely helpful!!! We would visit again!

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank GlobeTrotting468163
Management response:Responded 12 June 2018

Thank you for your kind comments these are appreciated. We look forward to your next visit

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We've stayed here as a family three times now and enjoyed our stay every time. George and Olive are the best hosts and happy to help with anything you may require during your stay. Rooms are lovely and clean and well equipped. Swimming pool is...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank dave7923
Management response:Responded 6 November 2017

Thank you Helen & David for your kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you and the rest of the family on your next visit to the Algarve. George & Olive

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Casa dos Sonos is a perfect base to explore East Algarve. Lovely, clean, apartment. Plenty of space, everything you need to make your stay comfortable, including a wonderful welcome pack. Great outdoor space, with pool and BBQ area. George and Olive proved to be extremely...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank William_Mow
Management response:Responded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your kind comments, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit. George & Olive

Reviewed 31 August 2017

We had a fantastic stay in the avocado apartment. The apartment was so well equipped and comfortable we wanted for nothing. Plenty of towels and even beach towels were provided. I cannot fault the cleanliness and presentation. My girls loved the pool which was a...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank esthercowap
Management response:Responded 2 September 2017

We are pleased that we exceeded your expectations and met your family's needs in order to have a fantastic holiday. Hope to see you all again on your next visit to the East Algarve.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
MONCARAPACHO - only 5 minutes away by car, a small market town which has a beautiful square where you can enjoy a meal and a drink or two with the locals, its bars and restaurants serve excellent and reasonably priced food. Here you will find a Supermarket, 3 or 4 Mini Markets, a Post Office, Chemist, Doctors and a couple of Banks. QUELFES - Situated EN398 is 5 minutes away, it has a couple of small local food shops and a couple of local bars and hosts a regular antiques on 4th Sunday of each month and a Produce Market on the 5th Sunday of each month. The Local church Igreja Matiz de Quelfes dates from 16th Century.
Getting around
By Car - OLHAO - only 10 minutes away is a busy modern town with a lovely waterfront and marina. By Car N125 - From Faro Airport- only 25 minutes' drive away Olhao - Train station by car 10 minutes Easy access to A22
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