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Ilha Deserta

Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
+351 289 822 098
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FLEXIBILITY Flexibility is our main objective, in which saying "no" is virtually unacceptable unless we are offering exciting alternatives. This allows our clients to feel comfortable communicating any ideas during the coordinating process. Situations constantly change and new opportunities arise, making a sense of adaptability a necessary character trait in our corporate culture. That means that we are accustomed to thinking on our feet, so to speak, to offer our clients nothing but the finest and most personalized charter experience. CREATIVITY Creativity is our main goal. Each event on our boat requires creative thinking in the planning process to customize each event to the client's tastes. Animaris can help maximize your visibility during area signature events. Our company must be creative to succeed and be willing to help stimulate new and fresh ideas. Our target is woven through our entire company for your complete satisfaction, and it is our dedication to that goal that drives us to "Make It Happen" for each and every customer. We truly want all of our events and charters to become cherished memories for the entire group. Support is given through an organized team Animaris is committed to providing the total quality travel experience to all our customers. We endeavor to create a product that would make us truly proud and our customers satisfied. Our aim is to accord our customers an experience which they would remember us by, through a consistent effort to enhance our service delivery and regular trainings of our employees. We constantly try to improve our current systems and policies with our customers in mind. Our commitment to deliver the service expected of us and which our customers rightfully deserve is a primary and foremost goal.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“boat trip” (32 reviews)
“desert island” (24 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
+351 289 822 098
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love to have space! I had the feeling that we were the only ones in the Island! But you have toiletes and a place to buy food and drinks close...i love the culture of protect the place. For me it was a paradise!

Thank Papitafrita
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When you arrive at the island, a sign gives you two options: a beach facing Faro or "the ocean beach" You should definitly choose the ocean beach, the whole point with this place is to get the secluded feeling when all you can see is...More

1  Thank BillieNickwill
Reviewed 6 days ago

Once occupied and later returned to desert state – except for the restaurant/cafe – this is a fascinating island. There's a great walk around and across part of the island on boardwalks – but beware: it ends and you'll have to complete the walk in...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ferry (45min) and speedboat (15min) takes you from Faro to this island. The coast is very lond and there are few people here. There is a restaurant also where you can buy very good food and drinks.

Thank Viktor K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

beautiful little islands,travel with a boat,excellent place to visit,peaceful and a lovely restaurant.

Thank Tayeeba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rare place for turists, you need a private boat to go there. Quietness and relax assured, but bring sun umbrella as there are no shadows at all, only a stretch of sand. Like a private beach

Thank Joao Pedro J
Reviewed 1 week ago

the landscape on the journey plus the experience to ride on a speed boat on the silent water is the plus, right off the harbour on the island is a good beach with quiet water, or an organized beach behind the restaurant with strong waves...More

Thank Reto G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As you can imagine prices on a desert island are expensive, 20€ for a palm shadow and sunbed. The restaurant is even more expensive, much more than at airports. The nature is nice, good long walk around this Island. Bath and sun tanning options are...More

Thank Linus M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Ok, forget the €10 return ticket and pricey restaurant, (what does one expect!) just go prepared. We took our own food and a beach umbrella (ask your hotel reception) and the day was ours! The boat trip is fun and took...More

1  Thank RMiddleton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the island with family. Great beaches!! Most of the beaches we visited around Faro, Largos and Albufeira were sand going in to the water and then pebbles blow the surface. Pretty but hard on the feet. This island is all sand beaches, very...More

Thank Mike T
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15 January 2017|
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Response from BrunoLimaAnimaris | Property representative |
Hello Miss Beams The departure times for the ferry is 10h00, every day. You can access the online tickets and departure times to the following link: go.deserta.pt Best Regards, Bruno Lima Marketing Dep. Animaris Ilha... More
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29 April 2015|
Response from JFPalma |
Hi pgraham44...the tickets can be bought just outside the old town by the pier where the small boats leave from! Hope this reply was any use to you...the place is amazing and really worth a visit!