Goncalo Velho is a recently restored 150 year old townhouse in the old quarter of Olhao. The hallway is flooded with light, the ceilings are vaulted, the doors are tall with panelling. The original floor tiles are stunning and all is white and inviting. There is Wifi through out the house. A comfortable sitting room, complete with two sofas a dining table and chairs,TV, DVD and CD player. Wall light, lamps and elegant chandelier. The kitchen has all a cook desires, coffee maker, washing machine and dishwasher. Two immaculate bedrooms, one with kingsize bed/twin and ensuite. The other is a large double with bathroom next door. Both have underfloor heating and handmade furniture. There is a pretty whitewashed courtyard leading out from the sitting toom with a table and chairs for morning coffee. Plants include, herbs, beautiful bougainvillea and grape vine. A narrow tiled stair leads you to a large roof terrace with pergola, dining for six, BBQ, large oven, shower and sunbeds. A great spot for a drink and dinner, with views across the town rooftops. The promenade is a few minutes walk from the house where you will find excellent coffee shops, bars and wonderful fish restaurants.
Located in the heart of Olhão, Goncalo Velho House is a 150 years old restored townhouse just a 5-minute walk from the main 5 de Outubro Avenue. Free WiFi is available. Featuring a small courtyard and a large terrace, this house includes an en suite king-sized bedroom and a spacious double bedroom with a bathroom with a shower. The living room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and comfortable sofas. Underfloor heating is available in the bedrooms and bathrooms. Linen and towels are provided. Guests are welcome to prepare their own meals using the fully equipped kitchen available or use the barbecue facilities available in the terrace. Guests may enjoy their meals al fresco in the outdoor dining area of the terrace, overlooking the rooftops. Retaining its original architecture, the elegant Goncalo Velho House is within 1 km from the harbour taking guests to the pristine beaches of Culatra Island in the Ria Formosa Natural Park. The property is 13 km away from Faro International Airport. Free parking is available.