Q:Do you only offer family
A: No, our properties are suitable for families,
couples and groups of golfers.
Q: How far away are the golf courses?
A: The Vale
do Milho Golf Course is
just a stone’s throw away from our properties on the Clube
Golfemar complex. Penina and Palmares are
30 minutes drive away. Villamoura, 35 minutes drive, Quinta
Do Largo and the world famous Vale Do Lobo around 40
minutes drive away, and these are just a few!
Q:How do I get from the airport to Carvoeiro?
A: We highly recommend that you book car hire before
you travel, especially in high season. There are, however, car hire outlets in
Faro Airport , or alternatively a taxi rank is outside the airport.
Q:What does Carvoeiro have to offer?
A: Carvoeiro has an excellent range of restaurants
to suit all tastes, welcoming large or small parties, and catering for children.
There are many bars in the town, many of which have their own live entertainment
in the evenings. Carvoeiro offers at least three ice cream parlours, one of which
sell delicious crepes, made to order.
Q:Do I have to drive to Carvoeiro?
A: Walking to the town takes about 30 minutes, which
many visitors prefer to do. There is a local bus that runs from outside Rocha
Brava several times a day into town. In the town square there is a taxi rank,
with very reasonable rates.
Q:Where is the nearest shop or supermarket?
A: A mini market is open till late every day in the
entrance to Rocha Brava. There are several other mini markets open in Carvoeiro town.
There is also a large supermarket, "Intermarche", which
is open daily till late, on the road to Lagoa, about 10
minutes drive away.
Q:Where is the nearest Doctor or Pharmacy?
Q:Who do I contact if I have an urgent problem whilst
A: There is a Pharmacy in the centre of Carvoeiro (with
a very helpful English speaking Pharmacist to give advice.) There is also a Medical
Centre above Smiler’s bar and another in Rua do Pescados.
A: All or our properties have an out of hours contact
number for any urgent problems that cannot wait until the following morning.
Q: Are there any additional costs associated with the villa hire?
A: A weekly
maid service and air conditioning are provided at no extra cost. Camp beds, travel
cots and high chairs are available for hire with some of our villas for an additional
hire charge, please ask for details.