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A traditional house with character to enjoy

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A traditional house with character to enjoy

4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds2 baths
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
93% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Traditional house located in the morish part of Olhão. Situated 2 minutes walk from the famous market and restaurants, and less than 5 minutes to the ferries that take you to the fantastic islands/beaches. The house has been renovated and has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, livingroom with fireplace, small diningroom, new modern kitchen in an "old style". 2 terraces one with outdoor barbeque/kitchen/dining and sunbeds, a small courtyard and a second entrance. The house is fully equipped for 4 people.


Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed



39 reviews
Marilyn User Profile
April 2019
Be prepared to have no tv....if your stay is short not an issue for sure.. I would say be fit... Great location...some really awesome restaurants.. Very noisy...but once reconstruction completed should be ok
Barbro User Profile
Response from Barbro:
It is stated in the presentation the airbnb site that we have chosen to have no TV. in the house .
April 2019
Audrey User Profile
October 2018
Barbara’s place is as described. It is a lovely, elegantly dDesigned and Decorated space in a great location. If you were looking for an authentic Experience in Olhão; I husband and I would enthusiastically recommend this lovely space!!
Alex User Profile
June 2018
Don't wait, just book it, you will not be sorry at all. The place is massive, all four floors, clean as whistle, amenities like never before.
Joseph User Profile
October 2017
The location of the house was perfect. I was located very close to restaurants, markets and the ocean. The house itself was perfect and could have easily accommodated four adults. The restaurants in the area were very good, friendly and inexpensive. Barbro and Tom were the…
Barbro User Profile
Response from Barbro:
Thank you so much and please remember Casa Rua São José will always be your holiday home whenever you wish to return to Olhão
October 2017
Catherine User Profile
September 2017
We really enjoyed our stay in Olhao. The attention to detail Barbro and Tommy have put into making their vacation home something special for their guests is terrific and very much appreciated. The fresh vegetables, jams, and extra groceries and wine were a really nice touch…
Barbro User Profile
Response from Barbro:
Thanks a lot Catherine for the nice words. It was really a pleasure having you all staying in the house. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in the house and Olhão. We would be happy to welcome your friends to the house whenever they wish
September 2017
Ian User Profile
August 2019
Superb host & house. Great location & very clean. Sun terrace great for eating outside. Highly recommend 5*
Sandra User Profile
August 2019
We loved this house! It was centrally located where we could go shopping, dining and entertainment. Barbro was quick to respond to our questions. Very hospitable. We would definitely stay there again! Thank you so much!

Hosted by Barbro

Quelfes, PortugalJoined in March 2017
Barbro User Profile
39 Reviews
We are a Swedish couple that moved to Portugal and the Algarve 8 years ago. We live in a house just outside Olhão, and we have "fallen in love" in the genuine Olhão, its fabulous islands/beaches, surroundings and people. We have a rather big garden were we grow a lot of…
Interaction with guests
We will meet up at arrival and are most of the time available for questions and help if needed.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 4PM
Checkout: 11AM
After 4PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events