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“Casa Dos Avos”
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27 reviews
relax.....
The most refreshing villa in the area!
Paradise
very clean villa!
Back terrace
Outdoor terrace
Eat in kitchen
Kitchen
Welcome entrance
Entrance hall
Hallway
Master bedroom
BBQ area
another view of bedroom!
Kids bedroom
twin beds
Bathroom
Upstairs loft
read, watch tv or just relax
Upstairs bedroom
SO PRIVATE!
Front of villa
Private gate encloses the villa just for you!
land with olive, fig and almond trees
the ideal dream land
beautiful pool
Backyard patio for your dinner with a view!
Laundry room and also storage for your bikes....
The perfect spot for star guzzling...
View from veranda...
Enjoy! you will be welcomed with a bottle of wine and fresh fruit of the season...
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Villa -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Faro, Faro District, Algarve

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Excellent - based on 27 reviews
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Jarrad B
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Casa Dos Avos”
Reviewed 26 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
2
people found this review helpful

Just returned from a 5 day break here, this place is lovely, well maintained, cosy, private and serene.

Comms with the owner were simple and easy, picking up the keys from Helena and Isobel was straightforward and everyone is really lovely and helpful.

We really enjoyed our stay and would go back again, it was great fun driving around different places and hiring a car is absolutely essential.

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Management Response
26 Mar 2016
I am so happy you had a great time. Casa dos Avos is always being updated for privacy and comfort of it's guests...
Maria
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Richard R
Benalmadena, Spain
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Parel Experiance”
Reviewed 16 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

If you drive and have your own vehicle and don't have to depend on taxis then the location may be ok. If you want to order a taxi forget it, we tried to order several taxis into faro with no success
The actual villa was basic with only one bathroom for 3 however it was clean and the kitchen was well equipped.
It did have a nice pool area and the grounds were private with nobody looking into the property

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Liked best: Pool area
Liked least: Location, unable to get into Faro without driving
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
Recommended for:
People with pets
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Management Response
17 Oct 2015
Hi
I am sorry that you didn't realize that the property is 10km from the city of Faro and a car is needed. There is a full bathroom in the house and a full bathroom in the laundry room.
Thank you for your review!!
Maria
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Carly2484
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“A fabulous home from home holiday house”
Reviewed 27 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015
1
person found this review helpful

I travelled to Casa dos Avos with my husband and 2 year old son in June! We had a wonderful time. Booking was simple and instructions were clear. We did get a little lost from car rental to the restaurant where we picked up the keys so would recommend a satnav. I would also suggest a car is essential but you can pick one up at the airport very easily.

The weather was fabulous and my son really enjoyed the pool area which was ideal as it was gated off so he could be kept in or out! in fact I felt very safe in the property as it is gated at the road and there is lots of space for children to play outside. My husband and I enjoyed the patio area for BBQ and wine while my son slept in the travel cot provided! The pool toys/accessories were great and everything we needed was provided. We stopped at the local supermarket for supplies which was great fun and all very yummy! We were unable to get the DVD player working but we didn't really need it. Air con was great in the evening.

All the people we met were friendly and children are accepted everywhere.
We would definitely recommend Casa dos Avos and would certainly like to stay again.

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Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: The Pool and the Home from Home feel
Liked least: DVD player did not work!
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Management Response
29 Jul 2015
Thank you for the review, always appreciated good or bad comments(which I have very few) DVD was replaced immediately when I found that it was not working, very sorry! The villa was designed with my 3 grandchildren in mine...safety first! Again thank you so much for the review and I hope you visit Casa dos Avos again!
Maria
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nancy7920...
Wrington, United Kingdom
1 review
“Extremely peaceful and relaxing”
Reviewed 23 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

This is a lovely property, with plenty of space indoors and out. We stayed there as a family of 4 and all enjoyed it immensely. It is pretty secluded so perfect for a relaxing holiday; very peaceful and private so nice and quiet. Pool is a good size. This is a glorious home and we would go back there again!

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
29 Jul 2015
So happy you enjoyed my villa. It is a pleasure to share it with so many great families. We are always trying our best for a perfect vacation spot. Hope you can visit again.
Maria
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elana101
Limerick, Ireland
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Most beautiful, Fun, Toddler friendly AND Romantic place we've ever stayed!!”
Reviewed 21 October 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Villa Casa Dos Avos was fantastic. It's as beautiful and more as the pictures, everything you need is in it. We were a family of 4 with 2 boys, (aged 3& 5). The place was soooo safe and child friendly lovely closed in spacious yard, gated pool, fabulous lounge area outside.Inside the presses hadeverything i would literally think to myself "oh I could do with this or that" I'd open a drawer or a press and there it would be.. insect repellent, plastic (but not tacky) delf, various odds and ends. During the day the kids played in the pool, we'd cook lovely fresh fish on the barbeque in the evening, and then when the kids were in bed have aloevely romatic evening sitting outside or on the roof top terrace. Just a wonderful Villa Thanks so much xxxxxxxx

Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
24 Oct 2014
Thank you for your review....I am so happy that you had a good time in my villa, always trying to make the stay of our guests the most comfortable vacation possible. We strive to be the best place in the area. Thank you again and hope to have you as a guest in the future.
Maria DoVale, R.N.
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