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“Fantastic Apartment with all the mod cons”
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Albufeira, Faro District, Algarve

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zr69
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fantastic Apartment with all the mod cons”
Reviewed 14 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We wanted a quiet week away with the kids....

Great apartment in a fantastic location, between the old town and the strip.
Very spacious will all the home from home comforts, clean and quiet.

The pool is clean
Supermarkets at the bottom of the road
Could not have wish for anything more
The weather was very hot and did not see a cloud all week.


Would highly recommend to family and fiends.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: The pool water was strong
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
15 Aug 2013
Thankyou for your kind review, glad you enjoyed it.
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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2013 for a stay in April 2013

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Liked best: Situation of apartment
Liked least: Mattress on bed
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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Management Response
15 Aug 2013
Thank you for your review and hope to have you stay again in future.
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Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2012 for a stay in October 2012

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Liked best: The Swimming Pool
Liked least: nearby Dog barking and resident above was noisey early hours/late at night
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
3 Dec 2012
Thanks for your review. Sorry to hear you had no milk as that should have been provided in your welcome pack of tea, coffee, biscuits and wine. I will follow that up.
Hope to have you again in the future.
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Shane M
London
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Modern flat in quiet convenient location”
Reviewed 27 August 2012 for a stay in August 2012

Situation just north of the clock roundabout this apartment is perfectly located for the old and new towns. Communication with Zoe was fantastic as was checking in and out with the local lady (Isa). The flat was highly spacious, clean and had everything we needed. The main balcony was perfect sized and we enjoyed breakfast in the sun overlooking the pool. We only actually used the pool on the last day but was very clean and relaxing. The apartment block had many Portuguese family's staying and we had no problems with noisy neighbors. Aircon in the bedroom was the best feature for me although not so much for my partner! The double bed of the flat is not the biggest but we are used to much bigger so could just be us! We did note from reading the guest book that others found the bed hard but had no problem with that! Also I should note that previous guests had problems with dogs barking. This didn't bother us at all and we couldn't work out how this could annoy people (was very infrequent and was quiet during the night). The apartment does not have its own personal Wifi however we were able to connect to a Fonera wifi (best signal in bedroom and on balcony). To use this service you must sign up with Fon either via (http://corp.fon.com/en/) or if you are a BT customer in the UK, just activate your account with them. The television had various channels including BBC world and was more than adequate for holidays.

Finally to get to the flat from Faro airport we used yellowfish transfers (60euros return) and they are highly professional having over 40 cars and cannot recommend them enough. One of the drivers even lives on the road of the flat!

Overall this was a fantastic flat and the price was extremely fair and I will be returning in the future and recommending the flat to my friends and family. Thank you so much Zoe, was the best holiday I have ever had.

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Liked best: Aircon in bedroom
Liked least: Size of the bed
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
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Management Response
3 Dec 2012
Thank you for your kind review. I am so glad you enjoyed your holiday. I will hopefully be investing in a new mattress next year to improve comfort.
I can also arrange transfers if ever needed.
Look forward to having you again in the future.
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Jane S
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Lovely area, great experience”
Reviewed 20 August 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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I just wanted to let everyone know this is a lovely area perfectly situated half way from the busy bits of Albufeira and everything is within walking distance. So we didn't need to hire a car and just used YELLOWFISH TRANSFERS from and to the airpot. They were extremly efficient and welcoming they spoke great English and were able to answer all our queries, we would definetly use them again as they were very helpful but very reasonably priced. We found their on-line booking system easy and it took away all the headache of arriving in a forgein airport and not knowing what to do next; we didn't use it but they have free wi-fi in the taxis along with booster seats and you feel very safe. We would reccommend their company and also these lovely appartments with a clean and welcoming pool and a security entrance to everyone. Plus it's a good bit quieter than the rest of central Albufeira.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
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Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
3 Dec 2012
Thank you for your review.
I can also arrange transfers if ever needed.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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