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Casa Dos Sonhos Apricot Studio Apartment

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Overview
studio
1 bathroom
2 guests
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The Studio Apartment Sleeps 2 and 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...The Studio Apartment Sleeps 2 and 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 Sonhas 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 to access the pool and terrace. The communal area has the additional facilities of a washing machine, iron and ironing board, Hoover, patio settee and two chairs, selection of games DVD, s books etc The quality accommodation is set in mature gardens with orange, lemon, apple, peach and avocado trees. 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 (Limited access within the Apartment) 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 STUDIO APARTMENT – SLEEPS TWO The Studio Apartment has air conditioning in summer and heating in winter. Mosquito Net on the front Window and pull down Mosquito Net on Front Door. It has two single beds (can be made up as a double on request) with triple wardrobe/shelf storage space. A hairdryer is supplied. The Studio Apartment has its own en suite shower with basin and toilet. The Studio Apartment has a kitchenette with an electric 4 ring hob, microwave, toaster, electric kettle and fridge/freezer plus all cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils are provided. The Studio Apartment also has a small dining area, a 2 seater settee plus Satellite TV. 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 are available during their stay. Apartment welcome pack available with maps and suggested places to visit.
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This was the 3rd time we stayed in one of the apartments and it is always a fantastic experience! Kids love the pool and we always feel at home. George and Olive are excellent hosts! Quiet and peaceful we alternate the days between the pool...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank SFB3003
Management response:Responded 26 September 2017

Sofia it is always a pleasure to host you and the family. We look forward to seeing you all again soon. Best wishes

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed here in June 2017. Communication from the beginning was great, if there were any problems we were free to contact George. The room itself had everything we needed, comfortable beds, well equipped kitchen and bathroom. The only problem we had was the Wi-Fi...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank saralouis1124
Management response:Responded 8 August 2017

Thank you for you kind comments and recommendation. Look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the Algarve.

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Reviewed 20 September 2015

The apartment and it's many facilities were very good. Excellent hosts George and Olive made us very welcome. Convenient situation for the eastern Algarve and Faro. Loved eating out at the nearby restaurant O Calmo.

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Irene S
Management response:Responded 11 October 2015

Thank you for your great comments, we both hope that you will visit us again when you come to the East Algarve.

Reviewed 28 April 2015

Spent 11 nights at Casa dos Sohnos, Apricot apartment. We had the most wonderful time, sun every day and very helpful hosts. The apartments are in the country in a peaceful setting but close to Olhao which is a fishing port and has everything you...More

Date of stay: February 2015
1  Thank mariehannan
Management response:Responded 6 May 2015

We appreciate your kind comments and look forward to welcoming you again

Reviewed 19 October 2014

The Apricot studio apartment was lovely and well equipped for our needs. It is rural but we were after a relaxing holiday so suited us just fine. The hosts, George and Olive, were most welcoming and the welcome pack was lovely touch. Would recommend car...More

Date of stay: October 2014
1  Thank Sandra M
Management response:Responded 2 November 2014

Thank you for your kind comments, we also do recommend Car Hire to get the best out of your holiday to the Algarve.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dryer
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Microwave
Balcony
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Toaster
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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
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