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Lovely Traditional house in Tavira Historic Zone. No car needed.

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Tavira, Faro District, Algarve
A lovely property with character that brings you into the heart of Tavira. A roomy home for 2 or 3. Perfect for an extended city break with all the home from home comforts. Situated conveniently in calm, traditional, working district with view of city walls, Pousada, Igreja do S. Roque and monumental old stone-built railway arch. A renovated traditional south-facing dwelling which can offer an artistic hideaway with Moorish influences, a launch pad for exploring the region's history, nature and some of the best beaches in Europe.
It has a sitting room with lots of natural light, furnished with a 'Captain's' desk for writing the novel... Or a postcard or two, armchairs, sofa bed and bookshelves. The main dining area is almost Casablanca, lined with vintage mosaic-style tiles and has ample seating with enough space for e...
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Listing #HL9054074
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 are always happy to hear about your discoveries and like to share your finds with those following in your footsteps..
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

A very lovely house, with beautiful Moorish decoration and many extra features that made our holiday. The owners have thought of everything, from beach games to a shopping bag on wheels to that makes a difference carrying items in the heat! We were especially pleased...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ilikecycling
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

This is our second stay in this property,we enjoyed it so much we came back. It is exactly as advertised and the owners are a joy to deal with always very prompt to reply to questions. The property is conveniently located to bus and train,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank travellermax
Management response:Responded July 18, 2018

Thank you Brenda and Maurice! So glad that you enjoyed Casa do Cano and made the most of its central location!! It is a great place to stay and we feel privileged to be able to have such nice folk to stay and to enjoy...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

5 stats Stayed Mar 2018 BH ,Canada Thank you Merry and Simon for a first class stay in your recently restored tradional Tavira town house. You were great to deal with on the rental,all questions were answered quickly and with great detail. Arrival and checkin...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank travellermax
Management response:Responded April 7, 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review and for being such enthusiastic and caring guests. We are really pleased that your first trip to Tavira was such a success and that you enjoyed your time here so much. We do indeed like to think...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Lead guest must be over 30 years of age.
Pets only with prior agreement.
Cleaning can be arranged if required during stay
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: C$258 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
TaviraPad Casa do Cano is in a traditional area in the Historic Zone close to the Fire Station. . A short (7-10 mins) 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.
There is also a wide variety of street cafes, restaurants, 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
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' 
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Faro Airport: 35.0 km
Railway: Tavira : 0.3 km
Ferry: Tavira Town : 0.8 km
TaviraPad Casa do Cano is a 30-40 minute journey by taxi or transfer. A car is not necessary for this accommodation. (See getting around)
If you do decide to hire a car then diirections can be given in advance of your arrival.

There is ample parking in the street in front of the house if needed.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (10,544)
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