Mikki's place to stay

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  1. Mikey RV

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    We have landed here at Mikki's a place to stay. All pitched up and the sun is shining like it should be. Had a walk around and met Zepp (Paul) and his good lady, nice to put a face to a name. First impressions of the site, we like it only been open since Febuary and damaged by the storm on November 1st they are doing a great job and getting it sorted. Loads of people here, all sorts of outfits, big and small. A bit out of the way if no transport but there is a mini bus that runs to the shops, etc. Small bar on site and food. We are here for a month so if anyone comes this way come say Hi.
     
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    Yep, stayed there in March/April.
    Still work in progress but a nice friendly site
     
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    Where about's is this site
     
  4. Mikey RV

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    On the algarve just off the N125 along the coast from Albufeira. Check out the website.
     
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    Hi we arrived here yesterday parked up the top not far from entrance have paid up for a week but probably stay for Christmas.
     
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    Was I speaking to you in the bar about twin lakes. If not then that's someone else. Will say hi if I bump into you. We are down the other end by the single shower and the RV's.
     
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    Not like you to be in the bar Mikey!, do they sell the black stuff?

    hope your having a great time on your trip :xThumb:

    Andy
     
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    Yes they do Andy it's €3.5 a can so I was drinking a local larger. I had four pints and Nikki three big glasses of wine and all for €12.40 about £9 Bargain. It hit the spot. And that is the only reason I was in the bar, doing some research for you mate. LOL
     
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    Hi mikey that wasn't us but sure we will bump into you sometime
     
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    Have left here now due to the lack of Internet, the bad sewage smell and I mean really bad, and no mini bus to get anywhere. They need to sort out this campsite. My first impressions were good but after three weeks it's not for us. Would I go back....No
     
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    Yes, I'd been considering this place, but saw that the reviews on campercontact were very variable.
    I think you've just helped me decide whether to go there or not!
     
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    You have to go.....it is a realy nice place. Nice people, lovely clean bathrooms, beautiful art, big pitches, good service, taxi laundry bread ....service, great saterday night pizza evenig. And yes, no perfect internet ....so what, it is a free service. And no smel, the place is only open from jan 2015. They are improving every day.
     
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    We were there for 3 nights , wasn't impressed at all
    Won't be going back smell was bad
     
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    CALLED AT SITE TO DAY FOR A LOOK.
    Not for us.
     
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    You were lucky you just looked. :eek:
     
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    I think feedback is called for so they can sort it out. I dint think they would like losing business because of the smell.
     
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    Well we've been here a couple of days and there's no sign of any smell. In our opinion one of the better aires in Portugal although it's actually more like a campsite than an aire. So what if there's no minibus, everyone here seems to be coping just fine. As for poor internet, what do you expect for free at these prices. Everything spotless and tidy, they're obviously working at it. But we've also heard about some acrimony and the local council have served notice to close half of it down due to "planning permission" problems. They're sorting it out but the council are being very short-sited (sounds familiar?) if they're intent on losing this asset.
     
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