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Stunningly Restored Farmhouse With Private Pool, Panoramic Views & Large Garden

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious farm house, 3 bedrooms,3 bathrooms, 2 sitting rooms,pool & large garden

Spoil yourselves in our beautiful house set a a tiny hamlet near Estoi. If you want to get away from it all and enjoy rural Portugal at its best with beaches, golf and a couple of towns nearby, this is the venue for you.

There are numerous restaurants within 5 miles from typical Portuguese to elegant European dining .

UnInterrupted views to the Spanish border and the hills nearby are yours to enjoy.

Fancy staying in?

Barbeque? You have a choice of 2, one inside and one outside.

Want to cook as at home? Our kitchen is really well equipped with lots of utensils and crockery.

Where do you want to eat your meal? Outside by the pool,

in the garden room or at the dining end of our comfortable

sitting room?

No need to wash up, let the dishwasher take the strain.

More Details

Owner
Angie Davies
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

About Angie Davies

I am Angie, I bought our Quinta (farm) in 2004.

It took us about 3 years to get our house ready for rental.

We have been renting now since 2007.

Prior to having our Quinta we had a property on the coast which became too busy for us.

We love being where we are and manage to visit our house about 5/6 times a year.

Prior to retiring I flew with a major airline and when in England we live in the Cotswolds

Angie Davies purchased this villa in 2004

Why Angie Davies chose Barranco de São Miguel

We wanted to get away from the crowds and this farmhouse, tucked away in the real Portugal had everything we wanted.

We love the view, the tranquility and the people.

What makes this villa unique

Our house is cool in the summer with its thick stone walls.

We have lovely breezes in the summer and azure skies.

We can walk to our coffee bar and sit and watch the world go by, we can visit a local restaurant and eat freshly caught fish.

We can stay at home and swim, sunbathe and then when

the sun goes down, switch the pool lights on and stargaze

whilst we have a drink.

Will we eat out, we will barbeque, perhaps we will eat in,?

It does not really matter.

We just love to unwind............... we hope you will too.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Barranco de São Miguel in Faro

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , This is the biggest bathroom in the Quinta
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Next to laundry room.good for guests in terraced bed room.
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Is a new wet room, private access from Master Bedroom
  • Bathroom 1 is next to the Master bedroom. It has a wash basin , walk-in wet room and WC. Bathroom 2 is next to the twin bedded room. Here you will find a wash hand basin, bath with shower over it, bidet and WC. This is the biggest bathroom in the house. Bathroom 3 is equipped as for bathroom 2. It is next to the laundry room.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 has a king size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside tables with drawers and dressing table with drawers. Next to it there is a bathroom, (bathroom 1 in the description below.) There is also a small office in this area. Bedroom 2 has two single beds, a wardrobe, chest of drawers and bed side table. It is across a corridor to the master bedroom. Bedroom 3 is an upstairs room with a double bed. Off it there is a terrace with sea views included in the 360 degree vista. The room has a dressing table, bedside tables and wardrobes with shelving occupying one wall For families with a baby we have a travel cot.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming
Notes:
The pool can be heated at a cost of £100 per week

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Stunningly Restored Farmhouse With Private Pool, Panoramic Views & Large Garden
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews
5

Lovely property

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful 10 days staying in the old farmhouse. The location is only 20 minutes from the airport, up in the hills with very little close by. The views from the rear of the property are fabulous.

The booking process and communication with the owners Angie and John were really easy and smooth. During our stay we needed to contact them as we had a slight issue and it was dealt with straight away.

The property itself has thick stone walls and stone floors so was nice and cool inside however hot it got outside. Being Portugal in June we didn't really take any warmer clothes so ended up lighting the log burner in the lounge in the evenings which was so cosy.

The pool was a great size and we were pleased that we decided to pay the additional cost to have it heated as the children could literally stay in all afternoon if they wanted to.

There was plenty of stuff in the kitchen and also lots of things not listed such as inflatables for the pool, buckets and spades, balls, kids toys, cool bag, freezer blocks etc all of which made life easier.

We would recommend this property. It's not the modern type of property we've stayed in on previous holidays but was a rustic, charming old house that we thoroughly enjoyed staying in.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jonathan, Thank you so much for taking the time and making the effort to write such a positive report about our house. Best Regards Angie and John.
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5

Stunning location in the Algarve countryside with superb views

  • 5 of 5

Matching the stunning location this villa ticks all the boxes for the most relaxing yet still adventurous holiday as you explore the Algarve. The villa as everything you need is very spacious with every kind of amenity you require. We could not smile wide enough when ee arrived knowing that our expectations had been met and then some. If i have one negative the shower in the master bedroom needs updating but it did not detract from my stay in a most wonderful place

Thank You Angie & John for making our 2017 holiday so special.

Best Regards Phil and family

  • Review Submitted: 08-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Phil, Thank you for all the lovely comments. We act on all feedback and we are updating that bathroom this winter. Thank you again Angie and John
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5

Stunning property, clean and beautifully furnished, inside and out.

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Travelled with a one and five year old and the property catered for them both. Lovely swimming pool - paddling pool is a bonus when you have young children! Quiet, peaceful area - a welcome escape from everyday life! We couldn't fault the property at all, or the level of service provided by the owners. Thank you for a fantastic holiday!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location. Old quinta with very thick walls so house was lovely and cool inside.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house with garden and pool. Superb views of the countryside with the coast in the distance. Peace and tranquility but a café just down the hill.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Carol and Chris, Thank you for taking the trouble to write such a good review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your 5 week stay. John and Angie Davies
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5

Under advertisied

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house much bigger than on the photos, close to the sea side and beautiful beaches.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mia, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It is very much appreciated. Kind regards Angie & John Davies
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5

A delightful rustic farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

A lovely Quinta in such a peaceful setting and so much bigger than we anticipated. Great pool and BBQ which we used every night. Bedrooms and living areas well furnished and the kitchen and utility had all mod cons. Only half an hour from Faro airport and Tavira, so ideally situated up in the hills. We made good use of O Rissol ten minutes walk away where everyone was so friendly, with excellent rose and tapas. Would thoroughly recommend this farmhouse and Angie very helpful with the booking and was happy to provide basic provisions as we arrived in the evening. A great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive response. Angie
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Location

Nearest Airport
17 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Kilometres
Azinheiro
Nearest Ferry
14 Kilometres
Olhao
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Taveira
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
N2
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Mesquita
Nearest Beach
17 Kilometres
Faro
Car: necessary

Our house is ideal for families and individuals who want to get away from it all.

There is plenty of room both inside and outside our Quinta (farmhouse) to relax in the sun or shade by the pool or in the sunken garden.

We have both an indoor and outdoor barbeque.

If you have small children, they can test the water

in our split level paddling pool, attached to our main pool.

It is your choice if you want the pool heated or not.

There is an extra charge for this.

As well as having almond, fig and peach trees in the garden, we are surrounded by farmland, citrus groves and fig orchards.

There are numerous restaurants nearby ranging from very cheap to a little more expensive.

We have bread and fish vans that stop close by.

All the towels and bedding are 100% cotton,

all pool furniture is hard wood .

We have large umbrellas to keep you out of the sun.

There is a sea view from the terraced bedroom.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

We are here to help

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Barranco de São Miguel, Faro region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Summer
14 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Early Autumn
8 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Autumn
29 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Xmas & New Year
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Winter
5 Jan 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Early Spring
2 Mar 2019 - 29 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
LateSpring
30 Mar 2019 - 17 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Early Summer
18 May 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Summer
22 Jun 2019 - 12 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
High Summer
13 Jul 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Early Autumn
7 Sep 2019 - 27 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Autumn
28 Sep 2019 - 1 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
2 Nov 2019 - 13 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Xmas&New Year
21 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

There is an option for the pool to be heated @ a cost of £100 per week.
Anything that is broken must be replaced.
If this is not possible please let Angie know.
We need future guests to enjoy all the things you have been able to enjoy.
Thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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