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Corte-Real Gallery

Paderne, Albufeira 8200-995, Portugal
+351 912 737 762
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An Oasis of Calm

Remember the opening times :Thursday to Sunday 11:00-17:00. We have bought several pieces over the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RHM1957
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Follow the signs to Paderne and then look for the gallery signs!

Always lovely to pop in and see Michael and Pedro at the gallery. This gallery is situated well... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
anji_7
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Corte Real is a leading Art Gallery in the Algarve specialising in fine contemporary art ,sculptures and high quality Gyclee prints. The gallery has a world wide customer base and a high reputation for promoting the best in Affordable Art in both paintings and sculptures . Whilst the Corte Real Gallery exhibits strong examples of both contemporary Figurative and Abstract Art,it has developed a recognisable style that has earned it a loyal following over the past ten years . The gallery works directly with carefully selected artists who are particularly strong in their artistic genre many having ongoing success with major exhibitions across Europe and the United States. From the protected village of Paderne follow the signs 'Corte Real'
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29 Mar 2018
“Follow the signs to Paderne and then look for the gallery signs!”
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“An Oasis of Calm”
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Paderne, Albufeira 8200-995, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Remember the opening times :Thursday to Sunday 11:00-17:00. We have bought several pieces over the years that we have visited the gallery. There is something for everyone and a price range to match. Michael always makes you feel very welcome.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Always lovely to pop in and see Michael and Pedro at the gallery. This gallery is situated well away from the hustle and bustle in the Algarve and you may wonder where you are being led to, but it is very much worth the effort...More

Thank anji_7
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Pedro C, Owner at Corte-Real Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Many thanks for your kind words. Happy the sings work. Look forward to seeing you again. Pedro. Michael

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

we visit this gallery every time we go to Paderne and always enjoy our time there. It is very relaxed the material in the gallery is diverse quirky and ever changing, and there is something to suit every purse. Part of the relaxed atmosphere is...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

To stroll in a romantic nice country, and if you have artistic veins, you will like this nice gallerie with all sorts of arts, paintings in a cosy atmosphere with country look, I like this style, very nice.

Thank Manuela L
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Pedro C, Owner at Corte-Real Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hello and good afternoon,thank you for your kind review it was good to meet with you . The country side at the moment is covered in the most beautiful wild flowers Pedro Michael

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We visit Portugal annually and make a point of visiting this gallery. It's utterly delightful with a diverse selection of artworks. Complimentary coffee or tea are offered in the idyllic courtyard by one of the two gentlemen that run this gem; of course they themselves...More

Thank Nickynoo66
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Pedro C, Owner at Corte-Real Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Many thanks for your kind remarks. Lovely to see you and look forward to your next visit. Happy Easter. Pedro. Michael

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Just outside of Paderne the gallery is quite well marked from the turn off as you leave Paderne on your way to Bolquieme. Small red signs show you the way. Lights were turned on in the gallery for me when I arrived and I could...More

Thank Lesterbeach
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Pedro C, Owner at Corte-Real Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for your visit and your kind words. Look forward to seeing you again. Pedro. Michael

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Top place to visit if you are looking for art. A good collection is displayed in the place with a good sense of taste.

Thank ZEBRASAFARIS
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Pedro C, Owner at Corte-Real Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thank you for visiting us. A pleasure to meet you. Look forward to seeing you again. Pedro. Michael

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Reviewed 7 November 2015

We had a fun couple of hours browsing the gallery on a rainy Saturday. Phone ahead to confirm they are open. It is an old home that has been turned into a gallery - each room has interesting pieces and if the suitcase would have...More

5  Thank Robin and Diane F
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

This is a great place to visit in one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. If you end up being dropped off in a dingy little bus stop place don't be concerned there is better things to come. Ot is spectacular scenery and...More

1  Thank dannyvicki
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Reviewed 7 July 2013

For me, a novice painter and a lover of all things different, a visit to this gallery is a must! Filled with interesting things and a wonderful display of paintings in a unique setting. In early summer this little Quinta is surrounded with wild flowers....More

2  Thank PeterPhippin
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Response from anji_7 | Reviewed this property |
Hi June, there is no entry fee. The Corte Real is a beautiful, rural gallery for buying pieces of art work. It is set a wee bit outside of Paderne and is sign posted with red and green arrows. There are some narrow roads... More
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