Frequently Asked Questions

1. Car Hire?
2. Directions to Villa 35?
Drivers, the quickest route to our villa is via the new Motorway A22.

1. Proceed out of the airport along the slip road that veers slightly right - go straight ahead for about 2 miles.

2. Follow the blue signs A22 heading towards Portimao & Lisboa.

3. Travel along the A22 for approximately 30 kilometers. (Be careful; do NOT take the A2 exit route towards Lisboa.)

4. At junction 9 on the A22 there are two exits. Take the 2nd exit along the N395 to Albufeira. Follow the N395 into Albufeira.

5. As you approach the "Old Town" there are two roundabouts, go straight across the first but turn right on the second towards the Marina.

6. You should now be on a dual carriageway, go straight on at traffic lights then straight on at Dolphin Island.

7. At the next island turn left towards Albufeira Marina. Now take the next turning right and then the first turning left towards Sao Rafael.

8. Travel for approximately 2 kilometers until you see Ponta Grande Resort on the right hand side.
3. Airport Transfers?
Many airlines offer private taxi transfers from Faro Airport – Albufeira (Ponta Grande Resort).

1. Taylors Transport – We have received good recommendations for Taylors Transport, her rates are approx €40 for 4 persons or €55 for 5-6 persons.
Sue Taylor at +35 1 916890051

2. Easyjet – Quote a price of £36.00 each way for a private taxi transfer.
(1 - 4 persons).

3. Ryanair – Offer similar transfers, and prices are about the same.

4. Pedro Fernandes – We often use this local taxi firm, his rates are about the same as above, approximately €37.50 (Euros) for 4 persons or €55.00 (Euros) for 5-6 persons.
Tel: 00351 91 655 45 83

5. Ponta Grande – Reception can also arrange transfers.
Tel: 00351 289 510 290