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Mobile Homes in the Algarve – Algarve Caravans, Tavira
We apologise but this park has been so popular it is currently full for new mobile homes, please contact us for alternatives or to be added to our waiting list for when a vacant plot becomes available. Alternatively please check out our available resale pre-owned mobile homes in Cabanas, Portugal.
Caravans in the Sun has now included this prestigious park for mobile homes and static caravans. Our mobile homes for sale are to be sited on the Algarve’s less commercial Eastern side, with its secluded untouched villages and some of the best-kept beaches and coastline in Europe, classed as the sunny ‘California Coast’. This lovely family run mobile home park in the Algarve is exclusive to Mobile Homes Abroad / Caravans in the Sun. We are situated in a fantastic location; the site is only 1km from a golf course and only 1.5km from the coast, only a 15-minute walk to the beach.
The location of this park is second to none, you can walk into the local village which has a great selection of restaurants and bars overlooking the waterfront, here you can also take the water taxi to travel over the estuary to the sand dunes and beach opposite. Within walking distance, you will also find your local supermarket. If you fancy exploring a little bit further afield then you can use the local public transport, both bus and train links are good.
The facilities we have on site include a superb swimming pool, a well-stocked supermarket, cash machine, bar and snack bar with terrace. Our mobile home site in the Algarve is open for 12 months of the year allowing you to visit as often as you wish and for as long as you wish, you may live on the mobile home site.
Why not ‘Try before you buy’. Holiday chalets are available for our customers to come and stay on the mobile home site for a couple of nights to sample the park atmosphere and to explore the local area. Alternatively, you may wish to stay in a local hotel and view our leisure home park, the choice is yours. Please Note: ‘Try before you buy’ options are subject to availability.
Caravans in the Sun has a full range of mobile homes available which are suitable for this park. We can supply any make and model of mobile home including Delta, Willerby, Pemberton, Victory, ABI, Swift, BK, Regal, Tingdene and IRM to name a few, if your choice is not listed please contact us for an accurate sited price.
- Park open for 12 months of the year – You may live in your mobile home on site.
- 3 star rating
- Large plot fee = 4,176€
- Small town location
- Swimming pool
- Restaurant and supermarket
- Pets allowed
- Mobile home park is on a bus route
- Bicycle path
- Town Centre within walking distance – 10 minutes
- Golf course within 1km of mobile home site
- 15 minutes’ walk to the beach plus a short river taxi crossing (The beach is an island set just off the coast)
- 5 minutes’ walk to the local train station
- Faro airport – Approximately 30 minutes by car
- Low cost airlines ‘EasyJet’ and ‘Ryanair’ fly from many UK destinations to Faro
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Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions – Mobile home site in Portugal, the Algarve
1) Why should I buy a property from Mobile Homes Abroad Ltd / Caravans in the Sun?
No pressure sales
No obligation to buy
Viewing trips available
2) What does a viewing trip include?
Viewing of development at your leisure. ‘Try before you buy’ stays are available using 1 of the onsite cabins for 2 nights. (Subject to availability). Alternatively we have a local guest house which can be used (Costs apply – £49 per night for 2 people). Viewing trip costs will be refunded up to a maximum of £150 if you proceed to purchase. Your hotel / accommodation invoice or flight receipt will be required for the credit adjustment and will be shown as a credit on your final invoice. The cost is not redeemable in conjunction with any other special offer, price reduction, discounts or promotions. We do not employ high pressure sales teams and at no time during the visit will you be under any pressure or obligation to purchase.
3) How much deposit is required?
10% deposit secures your mobile home. For special offers the remaining balance is due 28 days from invoice date.
Part exchanges may be considered. Email for further details
4) Do I lose my deposit?
Your deposit will be refunded in full once we have re-sold your reserved mobile home and/or plot, less any expenses that may be incurred by ourselves.
5) What is included in the price?
Furnished mobile home sited, connected and ready to use on your own plot.
5a) Are there any additional fees to pay
Monthly plot fee which is currently from 300€. Electricity and water is billed on consumption and gas is bottled.
6) What are the running costs?
The monthly plot fee is currently from 300€ per month, a choice of plots (115m²).
Electricity and water are both on a meter. Gas = Bottled. As an example a couple living on site for 12 months recently paid 325€ for a 1 year usage. 95€ for gas, 120€ for electric and 110€ for water, the site only charges the rate they pay so you have no additional charges.
7) What are the plot sizes?
83m² – 194m², currently we only have 115m² plots available.
8) How long can I keep my mobile home on site for?
As long as required, condition of mobile home and plot must be well maintained.
9) Can I sell or rent my mobile home if required?
Yes, we can advertise your mobile home for sale on our website, please click here to view our mobile home resale service. Subletting is not permitted but family members are allowed to use your home and stay on site, friends are also permitted but a 3€ nightly charge may apply.
10) What facilities are available on site?
Swimming pool, bar/restaurant, upstairs function room, small supermarket, laundry room with washing and drying facilities, shower and toilet blocks, small library/book exchange, BBQ’s, children’s play area, fish pond and boules pitch.
11) What facilities are nearby?
Locally you will find all the facilities you would need. There are numerous cafes and restaurants with views across the calm, crystal clear waters of the lagoon to the beach, banks, a market and several small shops for your grocery items. A “papelaria” on the front, opposite the water taxis to the beach, has bikes for hire and is an agency for excursions as well as car rental (If required).
12) Would I need to hire a car whilst over there?
Not necessarily, there is a train station within walking distance of the park which travels to Faro; the train station in Faro is a 5 minute taxi journey from the airport. There is an A 2 B shuttle bus service available from Faro airport which costs 10€ per person each way and a taxi is approximately 35€. The site is on a bus route and you can walk to the coast, the town centre, shops and restaurants within 10-15 minutes.
13) How far are the nearest golf courses and beaches situated?
The 18 hole course in Tavira is approximately a 5 minute drive away, you can enjoy some of the best mountain and sea views the Algarve has to offer at the Benamor golf course. The site is coastal and you can walk to the beach within 10-15 minutes, in a car you can reach the coast within minutes and then take the water taxi over the lagoon to the island beach.
14) How far is the site from the nearest airport?
Faro airport is approximately 30 minutes’ drive away; the train takes approximately 45-55 minutes from Faro to the local train station.
15) What is the weather like?
The Algarve is home to many of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations due to its year round sun and warmth. The Eastern Algarve enjoys a Mediterranean climate of long hot summers and mild winters; we are based on the less commercial East coast of South Portugal. Spring is very warm and enjoyable with average highs of 20°C in April, Summer is hot and dry with average highs of 29°C, Autumn remains very pleasant with average highs of 23°C in October and Winter is very mild averaging highs of 16°C in December / January.
16) Are pets allowed on site?
Yes, pets are allowed. Click here for more information on taking pets abroad.
17) How long is the site open for and how long can I stay here for?
The park is open for 12 months of the year so you may visit and stay here for as long as you wish.
18) Does all work on plots have to be done by site owners?
Mobile home owners are encouraged to plant their own gardens; plots come as concrete / gravel surfaces with home owners then allowed to add their personal touch with planted gardens and perimeter fencing etc. Sheds and terraces are allowed and are generally purchased directly by the home owner although we can assist you in doing this if required.
Viewing trips to the Algarve, Portugal – Mobile homes for sale
We have 2 options available on this mobile home park. Option 1 – we can recommend accommodation in a cabin on site so you can get the full feel for the park and local area, we feel that this is the best way to experience the mobile home park and lifestyle. Alternatively, option 2 – you can make an appointment to be shown around the park and the homes available during a day visit.
Option 1 – When you arrive at the park you will be greeted by the site management at the park reception and then taken to your accommodation where you will now be able to relax for the rest of the day/evening. The next day we can show you around the park if required and the homes available along with answering any further questions you may have. You will then be able to visit the local town and tour the area at your leisure before returning to the park for your second nights’ accommodation. If required our team can inform you of the local area, the location of amenities and answer any initial questions you may have. If the cabins are unavailable we have alternative accommodation at a local guest house. Please see pictures below.
Option 2 – You contact our office with your planned travel arrangements and day of arrival with an approximate time for when you would like to view the park. We then make the arrangement for you to come and view the park and homes (where applicable). Unfortunately an appointment is necessary to view the park as this is a residential style community and we like to keep disruption to home owners to a minimum. We do not employ high pressure sales teams and at no time during the visit will you be under any pressure or obligation to purchase. We believe that the product, once seen sells itself and if you are interested, you will contact us to complete the purchase. We will then ensure that you are given our full assistance and guide you through your purchase if required.
Your travel arrangements are booked in conjunction with our UK office subject to availability. This will be coordinated with our customer service team in Portugal. We can give friendly advice and help about where and how to book your ferries / flights and car hire if required; we will arrange and reserve your accommodation (£49 per night for 2 people). For further details or to book a viewing trip please contact our office on UK freephone: 0800 6 44 45 46 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. International freephone: 0044 (0)1782 90 80 70 or mobile: 07939 123 345.
Please note: Brand new mobile homes are not already sited on the mobile home park, these models must be viewed in the UK either prior to, or after your park visit. Please call us if you are interested in viewing a new mobile home, we will locate your requested make/model of home on a showground in the UK, trying to provide a location as close to you as we possibly can. Any resale mobile homes we may have listed on the website are situated on the park and will be available to view with your appointment.
Viewing trip costs will be refunded up to a maximum of £150 if you proceed to purchase. Your accommodation invoice, flight receipt or ferry receipt will be required for the credit adjustment and will be shown as a credit on your final invoice. The cost is not redeemable in conjunction with any other special offer, price reduction, discounts or promotions.
Flights to the Algarve
Flight information for Faro airport
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Mobile Homes For Sale in Portugal, Algarve – Campsite Plan
Below you will find the campsite plan and mobile home plot layout for the park in the Algarve, Portugal. This will show you the basic layout of the park with the current mobile home plots being marked in white with green lines towards the left and top of the plan. Unfortunately we no longer have any vacant plots available for mobile homes on this park due to the popularity, please contact us for more details or to be added to our waiting list.
Typical Plots Available
Typical plots for mobile homes in Portugal, Tavira, Algarve
Here are some pictures of the typical vacant mobile home plots available on our mobile home site in Tavira, Portugal. If you would like to view a larger image please click on the image below, you can then scroll through the gallery by using the arrows provided, to return to this page please use the ‘X’.