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Pôr do Sol Apartment Reviews, Areias de Porches

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
1 bedroom 1st floor apartment, 'Por do Sol', on the low-rise 2 storey development of Areias de Porches in the Senhora da Rocha/Alporchinhos area of picturesque Porches - in peaceful surroundings right in the centre of the Algarve coast. Walking distance from a selection of the Algarves' most beautiful beaches. The modern, well equipped apartment is situated in an enviable corner position on the edge of the small development, with all day sunshine on the two south facing furnished balconies (one off the living room and one off the bedroom) which boast some of the best panoramic views from the development of both the sea and countryside. Situated in a quiet village location but 3 minutes drive or 20 minutes walk from Armacao de Pera and 15 minutes drive from the popular resorts of Albuf...1 bedroom 1st floor apartment, 'Por do Sol', on the low-rise 2 storey development of Areias de Porches in the Senhora da Rocha/Alporchinhos area of picturesque Porches - in peaceful surroundings right in the centre of the Algarve coast. Walking distance from a selection of the Algarves' most beautiful beaches. The modern, well equipped apartment is situated in an enviable corner position on the edge of the small development, with all day sunshine on the two south facing furnished balconies (one off the living room and one off the bedroom) which boast some of the best panoramic views from the development of both the sea and countryside. Situated in a quiet village location but 3 minutes drive or 20 minutes walk from Armacao de Pera and 15 minutes drive from the popular resorts of Albufeira, Portimao, Alvor and Carvoeiro. An excellent selection of restaurants, two supermarkets and local shops all within walking distance. Now with free unlimited WIFI. Por do Sol apartment has been granted letting licence no 2511/AL by Lagoa Council, as required by Portuguese law. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 2511/ALMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Valerie R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2011
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

Well what can I say, this apartment was spectacular and had everything you needed to make your stay most enjoyable. Was pleasantly surprised at the little extras received when I first arrived. It is set in a quiet location with views of the sea and...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank abbidoo
Millie59, VR Owner at Por do Sol Apartment, Areias de Porches, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2019

Thank you so much Sharon for taking the time to write such a lovely review! It's very much appreciated and I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Valerie.

Reviewed May 18, 2018

Sea and countryside views from the 2 balconies. We ate all our meals in, on the balcony from the lounge, at the 4 seater table. Well equipped kitchen and unusual for s/c, dishwasher tablets, wash up liquid, bin liners, tea, coffee, cling film etc the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Millie59, VR Owner at Por do Sol Apartment, Areias de Porches, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, Lesley. I am so pleased you enjoyed the apartment and all those little extras we provide - we do try and think of everything!

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: September 2017
Millie59, VR Owner at Por do Sol Apartment, Areias de Porches, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2017

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Reviewed September 5, 2016

Apartment set in beautiful calm location, with sea views in front, field views on side. We went late August and it was quiet, very safe with children playing outside. The apartment has absolutely everything you could need including all appliances, kitchen utensils, beach towels, sun...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Millie59, VR Owner at Por do Sol Apartment, Areias de Porches, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2016

Thank you so much, Ana, for such a lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Por do Sol so much, and your review is very much appreciated.

Reviewed September 10, 2015

For my first time abroad, i couldnt have asked for better , Nice place, people, restaurants, and the apartment was just perfect! Hope to return again ! Highly recomend!

Date of stay: September 2015
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Millie59, VR Owner at Por do Sol Apartment, Areias de Porches, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2015

Oh we're so pleased you enjoyed your first time abroad! Hopefully it will be the first of many visits!

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Reviewed July 18, 2014

Wonderful views, well located and full of everything you need for a great holiday really sum up the apartment for me. Centrally located in the Algarve, you can easily reach many of the towns and beaches by car but it's also within walking distance of...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank SteveKJD
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 27, 2013

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Date of stay: July 2013
Reviewed September 3, 2012

We just returned from Portugal. We spent 8 glorious days at Por do Sol in Porches. The pictures don't do it justice - it is so beautiful. The apartment is very comfortable, so well set up. Everything we needed and more was within reach. The...More

Date of stay: August 2012
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 24, 2012

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Date of stay: August 2012
Reviewed June 13, 2012

We stayed for 1 week in this beautiful apartment. It has everything you need to make your holiday enjoyable. the location is perfect with the sun on the balconies from sunrise to sunset. The amenities in the local area are first class with many restaurants...More

Date of stay: April 2012
Thank eileen r
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Children's Pool
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Tennis Court
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
Porches is located right in the centre of the Algarve coast. Situated in a quiet village location but less than 5 minutes drive or 25 minutes walk from Armacao de Pera and 15 minutes drive from the popular resorts of Albufeira, Portimao, Alvor and Carvoeiro. Porches is famous for its terracotta pottery and is a wonderful Portuguese village with some of the best Blue Flag beaches, which are often frequented by the rich and famous. Close by is a fantastic luxury hotel, which offers five-star facilities and restaurants as well as a spa and beauty treatments which are open to the publc. There is a wide choice of restaurants and bars both at the beach and within the village. 15 minutes drive from Algarve Shopping, a large mall with stores, designer fashion boutiques, a hypermarket and food hal...
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