Algarve Getaways - Albufeira Apartaments

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"One of the best organized holidays we have ever had"

"Your personal touch was second to none"

"Perfect apartment, perfect location, perfect holiday"

"The best holiday experience we have had by far"

"Good old fashioned customer service"

"Exemplary service year on year"

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About Algarve Getaways

About Algarve Getaways

Successfully renting apartments and villas in the Algarve since 2000, Algarve Getaways owes its success to the wealth of experience of its staff who collectively bring a wide range of expertise to all aspects of the business.

We welcome new business and are happy to discuss your individual requirements, be it apartment or villa rentals, property management or both.

We are happy to accept apartments and villas across the Algarve and listing your property on the Algarve Getaways website is free. 

Howard Derber

Howard Derber

Howard is Managing Director and a founder member of Algarve Getaways and Getaways Property Services Lda, together with his wife, Barbara.

Howard’s experience is in Sales and Marketing, having run numerous Companies in South Africa and the UK.

Howard controls the local Management Services operation, New Clients, Owners, Administration and Guest Liaison.

Irene Vitorino

Irene Vitorino

Irene joined Algarve Getaways in 2010 and has brought a wealth of experience with her, having worked in the travel industry for many years.

Originally from England, Irene has lived in the Algarve since 1993 and has an in-depth knowledge of the area.

Irene deals with Reservations, Guest and Owner queries and Airport Transfers.

Elisabete Fernandes

Elisabete Fernandes

Elisabete joined Algarve Getaways in 2013.  She has extensive experience in the travel industry, particularly front office hotel management and guest relations.


She is from Portugal and is fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish.


Elisabete deals with Reservations, Guest and Owner queries and Airport Transfers.

Julie  Tullis

Julie Tullis

Julie is a friendly, approachable professional, with a wealth of knowledge in international sales, marketing and training management. 

An owner-client of Algarve Getaways for over 10 years, she relocated from the U.K., to the Algarve, to join the Getaways Team, with her husband, Paul.

Julie deals with Reservations, Owners, Guest Liaison and Advertising. 

Paul Tullis

Paul Tullis

An outgoing, friendly sales professional, Paul has a career background in sales and account management, with more than 30 years experience with Blue Chip companies in the U.K.

Together with wife, Julie Tullis, he was an owner-client of Algarve Getaways for over 10 years before relocating to the Algarve to join the Getaways Team.

Paul is involved in many aspects of the business, including Owners, Guests and Administration.


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