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Superb renovated 2 bedroom townhouse right in the heart of Olhao

Olhão, Portugal


A fabulous 2 bedroom townhouse right in the old town of Olhao, oozes character but with modern furnishing and facilities. The townhouse offers living accommodation all on ground floor level with an enclosed rear yard and access to a wonderful roof terrace with views over the rooftops of Olhao. Facilities include, wifi, air conditioning and a bbq.

Casa Amarela is a sympathetically renovated 2 bedroom townhouse on one level with a private and enclosed backyard and decked roof terrace. Located right in the heart of Old Olhao the house is perfectly located for access to the beaches, shops, cafes and restaurants. Fitted with modern appliances to include WIFI and air conditioning was Amarela offers a taste of old Olhao but with modern comforts. 


A modern front door but in a traditional style leads from the small quiet street into a traditional long hallway, almost the length of the house.  The living space is located to the rear of the 2 bedroom house and the bedrooms are to the front of the house on the left of the hallway. 

Living Space

In this very traditional 2 bedroom house the living space is at the rear of the long and slim property. The hallways opens out into a really pleasant living area with a modern grey fabric sofa facing a smart white television unit and a flat screen television with Smart facilities. Moroccan rugs give a real feel of the Moorish backgrounds of Olhao. 

Pictures enhance the white washed walls and traditional arched ceilings and scatter cushion add colour and vibrancy to the simple yet comfortable furnishings. 

From the living space are doors leading to the modern bathroom and smart fitted kitchen and at the end of the 2 bedroom house living space is a door leading to the secluded private backyard that makes for a wonderful sun trap. 


Located at the back of this 2 bedroom house the kitchen is in a perfect location for easy cooking, dining and holiday living. The kitchen has been completely renovated to offer modern and very up to date facilities for this wonderful 2 bedroom holiday home. 

A door that leads from the living space gives access to the kitchen and you will find the walls have been tiled in smart neat great tiles but the floor has been kept with traditional Santa Caterina handmade tiles, in turn mixing beautifully old with new. 

A selection on light grey fitted kitchen units are places around two walls giving plenty of storage space for all the kitchen utensils, pots, pans, serving dishes, glasses, cups, plates and many more items you would expect to find in a normal family kitchen.

The kitchens is equipped with a full size fridge freezer, dishwasher a 4 ring electric hob and oven with an overhead extractor all is modern chrome styling. A microwave, toaster, kettle and capsule coffee machine. 

In the kitchen is also a small breakfast table and chairs. 

Bedroom and Bathrooms

Our 2 bedroom house offers comfortable sleeping arrangements all on one level. Both bedrooms have air conditioning the works well to keep the rooms cool in summer but also fabulous for a little warmth in the cooler winter months. 

The master bedroom is at the front of the house with dual aspect double glazed windows overlooking the traditional small street outside. The door to the bedroom is first on the left as you enter the 2 bedroom house. A pleasant sized room with a kingsize white wrought iron bed with a comfortable mattress. Each side of the bed is bright white beds tables with matching lamps.  The room also offers a chair and a small area to hang and store clothes. 

The second bedroom is in the centre of the 2 bedroom house and offers 2 single beds. In the centre is a table with a lamp. The bedroom also has a chairs and some small clothes storage. Each bedroom has amazing typically Portuguese arched high ceilings. 

The bathroom is completely refitted for 2019 and is modern and functional but with a touch a class and style. Traditional Santa Catarina tiles are laid on the floor and the walls are designed with light beige large easy to clean tiles and the shower has contrasting white, grey black and brown mosaic style tiles. 

From the living room a door leads to the bathroom and you will find it fitted with a walk in shower with glass walls, toilet and basin set in a smart unit with cupboard space below. 

Private Terraces

Casa Amarela offers 2 different outside spaces to enjoy. At ground floor level and leading from the living room a door gives access to a superb enclosed, secluded and private backyard. There is a pedestrian access from the street but this door is kept locked and only for residents if they wish.  

Directly from the living room a tiled and wooden roof offers a great shady spot for when the sun is high and makes a lovely place to sit and enjoy some al fresco living. 

Beyond is an open space to enjoy the sunshine and we have provided an bbq for those wonderful fish sardines the Olhao people simply love to cook for lunch. 

A huge outside wooden dining table and chairs offer various living choices for our guests and can be moved to be in the shade or out in the wonderful sunshine with great ease. 

Old style tiled steps with a traditional small wall enclosing the steps and decorative finishes lead up to a roof terrace that has been decked. Here again is a tranquil spot to enjoy the sunshine and spend lazy hours looking over the many and varied rooftops of Cubist Olhao, many of which artists have enjoyed to paint and draw due to the undulating landscape they produce from being all shapes, height and sizes. 

More often than not these super Olhao townhouses best features are the wonderful outside spaces. Simply designed for the more mild climate of the Algarve.


Casa Amarela is a wonderful and simple but smartly renovated 2 bedroom house that offers comfortable living whilst keeping the old features of the space. Each room offers air conditioning that works as either cool or warm depending on the time of your you choose to visit. Excellent wifi keeps you in touch with the modern world and both the kitchen and bathroom have been renovated to a high standard for 2019. 

The 2 bedroom house is in an excellent location to make the most of Olhao being very central and close to all amenities. Many neighbours are born and bred in Olhao so you really get a taste of this wonderful and diverse old fishing Town. 

Our lovely 2 bedroom house comes with its own manual that you can download to your tablet or smart phone. Packed full of information to make the best of your holiday starting from the moment you arrive. It tells you how to collect the keys, who will look after you during your stay and clear concise directions to Casa Amarela. Then it is packed full with details of the best restaurants, taxis and local amenities and activities.

And of course our managers are on hand to make sure you love your holiday more if you need any advice or tips on the local area they will be more than happy to help.

Key Notes

  • Air conditioning
  • WIFI
  • Smart tv
  • No need to hire a car
  • Central location
  • Traditional features
  • Hairdryers
  • All linen, beach/pool towels provided
  • Marsalgarve holiday support service

Casa Amarela

Property Type:







Up to

Floor level:

Roof Terrace


Traditional brick built BBQ, Internet Access, Air Conditioning, Dishwasher, Central Heating, Wi-Fi, Beach/Pool Towels, Electric or Manual shutters on the windows, Gas BBQ, Cable Television (mixed languages), Dulce Gusto Capsule Coffee Machine


  • Walking Distance to Bars/Restaurants
  • Walking Distance to Supermarket
  • Walking Distance to Town Centre
  • Walking Distance to Boats for Stunning Beach Islands
  • Walking Distance to Taxi Rank
  • Walking Distance to Bus Stop/Train Station
  • Faro Airport to Olhao 15 km
  • Lisbon Airport to Olhao 285 km
  • Seville Airport to Olhao 200 km


  • Children Welcome

Nearest Airport:

Faro (FAO), Seville (SVQ), Lisbon (LIS)


  • Beach
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Places of Interest
  • Town Centre
  • Diving Snorkelling
  • Hiking/Walking/Nature Trails
  • Waterparks - 50 km
  • Close to the sea
  • Boat trips
  • Guided Tours


  • Golf Trips, Selection of 7 Courses Nearby
  • Summer Festivals
  • Guided Tours on Portuguese History Agriculture and Architecture
  • Trips to Spain
  • Two Centre Holiday Options

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