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Cosy beach apartment Monte Gordo


Entire home/flat

5 guests

1 bedroom

4 beds

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About this listing

Feel at home in Monte Gordo, the perfect place to stay and relax

The space

The Apartment
Discover our great location. Only a few steps away from the beach and the pedestrian walkway where you can go jogging or walking, or head to eat and go shopping in Monte Gordo.

Capability: 1 to 5 people
1 bedroom with a double bed and a single bed, equipped with a large closet and access to the balcony.

Living room with table and chairs, a double trundle bed that is also a double sofa bed, TV and a window leading to the balcony where you can relax or, perhaps, enjoy a nice barbecue.

Fully functional kitchen, completely equipped and connected to the living room.
Appliances: Stove, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, coffee machine, and other small appliances.

In the balcony you can find chairs, benches and a full barbecue set, as well as some cleaning utensils and a washing machine.

Bathroom - Bath, wash basin, toilet and bidet.

Towels and bed linen included.

Apartment cleaning
No daily maid service.
The apartment is cleaned and linen and towels are changed prior to your arrival.


What's nearby
The apartment is located within walking distance of the most interesting points in this quaint village.

Beach - 2 min walk
Pedestrian Walkway - 1 min walk
Casino - 5 min walk
Supermarket - 1 min walk
Market-place - 5 min walk
Restaurants and shopping - 5min walk
Fishing boats - 2 min walk - in the morning you can buy fresh fish directly from the fishermen.

In the vicinity

There is plenty to do in and around Monte Gordo, if you want to discover the vicinity.
Vila Real de Santo António is the nearest town, only 3km away in a straight line through a pine forest. This part of the Algarve is very flat, making it ideal for hiking and cycling. There are some bicycle rentals near the apartment. But you can also take the bus if you prefer, the bus stop is right nearby!
Vila Real de Santo António was founded in 1774 by Marquês de Pombal and the city scheme is similar to downtown Lisbon.
The must see spots are: the Marquês de Pombal Square, the marina and the old town, where you will be surprised by the countless architectural details of the older buildings. One of them is the border building where now you can take the ferry and cross the river Guadiana to the town of Ayamonte in neighbouring Spain.


Another town of sightseeing interest is Castro Marim, located 6km away.
Its ancient castle and stronghold still stand and have been recently restored. These monuments are a reminder of ancient times in the Algarve; times where no one wanted to come on vacation!
Here you can see countless salt-pans, some of which are recognised world-wide for the quality of their salt, and stroll through the Natural Reserve marshes. The Reserve covers a vast area of 2000 hectares. Between Castro Marim, Vila Real de Santo António and Monte Gordo, and is the habitat of hundreds of species of birds, including white storks, avocets, black-winged stilt, and many other waders, and also the colourful greater flamingos. There are also hundreds of plant species, some reptiles, amphibians and mammals.

Within the top sightseeing spots we highlight Cacela Velha, a typical Algarve village with whitewashed houses around the stronghold and church and a fantastic view over the Ria Formosa Natural Park, where we suggest you taste the local seafood.

In this area there are also several golf courses nearby, and you can take jeep safaris and boat trips along the Guadiana River or practice water sports of all kinds, especially kitesurfing and windsurfing.


We are actively involved in our rental home. We live 5min away and, whenever possible, we like to check in with our guests and see if anything is needed, unless we're asked otherwise.

We speak English
Falamos Português
Hablamos Castellano


The space
Accommodates: 5
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 4
Room type: Entire home/flat

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: 5 / night after 3 guests
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

Cancellations

Flexible

Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.


Safety features
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

35 Reviews


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Emer User Profile
June 2017
We had a wonderful stay. Our flight arrived late in the evening, and by the time we got to the apartment it was after 10pm. Eugénia's son met us (and had offered to get us from the train station) and let us in. A lovely apartment, clean and well appointed. And Eugénia had left us wine, bread, cheese and fruit - everything needed to making us feel at home! We had a lovely stay, and would happily have stayed longer. Would love to come back!

Fabio User Profile
June 2017
Lovely place, 5minutes to Monte Gordo beach, which is a very family friendly place. The host was excellent and Eduardo was great in regards local information, directions and being always ready to help. The flat is cozy and equipped. Beware there is a balcony so it was a worry with my little one. Monte Gordo is ideal for families as the beach had all the facilities, the sand is clean and the sea is calm. Loads of day trips if you are more adventurous. Strongly recommended.

Manuela User Profile
May 2017
We really enjoyed our stay! Everything was great! Especially the breakfast provided was so nice. Thank you.

Jenny User Profile
April 2017
We had a very good time at Eugenia's place. Everything worked out perfectly. The location is good and the big balcony too!

Valentina User Profile
April 2017
The apartments are very clean and cozy. The hosts are hospitable and sociable. We arrived late at night and there was no problem with the check-in. It's a bit cold, but there are a lot of blankets and heaters. Lovely view from the balcony. Excellent location: walk to the beach for 2-3 minutes. There is everything necessary, the owners are always in touch and ready to help. Recommended!

Troy User Profile
March 2017
Nice place. Easy to organise check in. Monte Gordo streets are a bit tricky with so many one way streets but parking was easy once we got there. Handy and close to everything. No WiFi which was inconvenient but apparently i didnt read that before we booked so not blaming anyone, but just be aware in case it would be an issue for you. I think it would be a handy location in summer :-)

Madelon User Profile
February 2017
Nice central appartment, quite nice interior. Wifi not explained at check-in but good value.

Vila Real de Santo António, PortugalJoined in October 2014
Eugénia User Profile

I’m a young entrepreneur.
Like to travel, music, cinema and enjoy life in general.
I really like to make new friends and meet new people!
I like art in general and I'm a friendly host.

Languages: English, Español, Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

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