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Individual villa with spectacular views of the ocean and the Algarve

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's2
Space 3,229 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

On a hill near the Golden Triangle

This villa enjoys an ideal location close to all amenities, beach resorts, golf courses, beaches, airport, important roads and motorways, markets, supermarkets, restaurants, shopping activities and relaxation. Located near the Golden Triangle at the Algarve – between Loulé and Santa Bárbara de Nexe – on a quiet hill, it offers an exceptional view of the Algarve and the ocean. .


Owner
Vanquathem
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 September, 2017

About Vanquathem

Buy this beautiful residence debuting in 2015

Vanquathem purchased this house in 2015

Why Vanquathem chose Santa Barbara de Nexe

We bought this house because we love the Algarve’s landscapes and the sunny weather all year round. This villa is ideally located to relax, play sports, close to all amenities and to enjoy the beautiful country.

What makes this house unique

House with character in a quiet location, on a private road with stunning views of the Algarve, The house is comfortably equipped to receive 8 to 10 people.

Location

Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Loulé
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Quinta do Lago
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Almancil
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Loule Soul - A22-
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Loule
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Many beaches of the Atlantic Ocean
Car: necessary

40 golf courses and many beaches lining the Algarve.

Many picturesque villages and their weekly markets.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Valados, Loulé

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3229 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Bathroom on bedroom with double bed on the ground floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Bathroom on first floor
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Guest bathroom on first floor
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Exterior shower by the pool
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Bathroom on bedroom with twin beds on the ground floor
  • 3 bathrooms, 2 en suite. Each bathroom has a toilet, a washbasin, a bidet, a shower or a bath. There is an additional toilet with a washbasin. There is a WC at the pool level with a wash basin + exterior showers
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , Bedroom with en suite bathroom overlooking the pool
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bedroom on first floor with twin beds
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom with double bed on first floor
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , Bedroom with double bed on first floor
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • There are 5 bedrooms, 3 with double beds and 2 with 2 twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

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Individual villa with spectacular views of the ocean and the Algarve
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
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5

Wonderful introduction to the Algave coast!

  • 5 of 5

As this was our first visit to Portugal and the southern coast, we couldn't have asked for a better experience than our stay at Casa Semaphore!

Our grandson (16) said his only requirements were a great view and nice pool. Well, we got that in spades. Privacy, views, lovely and luxurious, spotless home and pool, with glass doors all over that opened to terraces and gave you an outdoor feeling indoors. We were 3 generations with grandchildren 16,13 and 11 who each found their perfect nook in this spacious villa. Marie Diane, one of the owners.was instrumental in welcoming us before the visit with car rental,boat rental and perfect directions, along with any other information requested. Tim, the pool manager/caretaker gave us recommendations for excellent, inexpensive and memorable restaurants. Natalia came to the villa daily and inobtrusively tidied the bedrooms and cleaned the bathrooms.Having rented a number of times in Europe, we've never felt so cared for. Grandkids and grown ups loved the water park and swimming off the beach in a cave at the Benagil caves. There was much to do but we relished the peace and guiet of the area as we had just had a very busy week prior to our stay. Well located, near airport, beaches, restaurants and stores and yet away from the touristy, crowded areas. Can't say enough about Casa Semaphore and our wonderful visit.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a week in the Villa Sémaphore with a group of friends. Fabulous stay! The villa is huge, exposed to the South, so the sun is on the Terrace and in the house all day long. The view if simply GOURGEOUS! You are a 15 minutes drive to pretty much everything: airport, train station, golf courses, beaches, Loulé, Faro, and many activities such as karting and water parks (which are a bit further away, maybe 30 minutes). Trust me, it is worth driving 15 minutes, as you get a little isolated from the busy coast, which can get crowded and noisy, even in April… So I can't imagine the summer. I wouldn't have liked to stay too close to the beaches, I'm glad we picked this location. And when you see the view, you forget about the small drive, because it's simply breath taking.

The swimming pool is lovely, really refreshing with the super hot weather (25-28°C in March/April…).

The house is big enough for a quite large group, you have enough space to park a few cars. Everything is well equipped, and most of all, CLEAN! All the rooms and beds are ready upon your arrival, which is an extra comfort after a long journey.

There is even a separate toilet next to the pool that you can reach from outside, so you don't put water in the whole house… Very well thought!

Plus the welcoming was great. You get welcomed by one of the landlords, or a relative of theirs, and they explain everything to do in the area, and they can help you to get there (we followed the car from the airport), and you can reach them during the rental period in case of a problem or a question.

Truly fantastic stay, I'd definitely recommend this villa, it is really worth it! Can't wait to go there again next year!

MR.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Madam, Thank you very much for your comment on your stay in our house Casa Semaphore. We are very please you enjoy your stay in our home and hope you get as relaxed as you wanted and needed. We are please you appreciate the differents services we propose for our customers, and hope it was helpull for you to get to the house, have differents explanations about Algarve and what to do in this aera, and the daily passage of our maid for your confort. We just buy this house at the beginning of 2015, and we really enjoy staying in this house for few days, appreciate the weather, the stunning view on algarve and ocean and his confort. Thank you once more for your comment , hope you'll come as soon as possible to appreciate Algarve and his treasure. Best regard Marie Diane Vanquathem
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5

Fantastisch verblijf prachtige lokatie 😍

  • 5 of 5

Prachtige woning met alle luxe. Geweldig.!!

Schoonmaakster die elke dag langs komt. Tim die je verwelkomt bij aankomst en leuke tips geeft. Kortom fantastisch verblijf. Ligt vlakbij de snelweg. Je rijdt makkelijk naar Faro of richting Albufeira. Huis staat op een heuvel ( met meerdere huizen in de buurt) waardoor je een prachtig uitzicht hebt en waar je heerlijk van de stilte kunt genieten. Een echte aanrader👍?👍?😍?😍?

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beau séjour

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé un beau séjour . La villa est spacieuse , très bien équipée , et surtout , agréable et facile à vivre . Comme elle est perchée sur une colline , la vue au petit déjeuner , sur la lagune de Faro , est juste splendide . Rien de tel pour bien démarrer la journée . Rien que d'y penser ....

Sur place il y a une multitudes d'activités à faire , qu'elles soient balnéaires , sportives , culturelles ou culinaires . Nous vous conseillons entre autres le marché couvert de Loule , et le festival de fruits de mer de Faro ou d'Ohlao .

Une mention spéciale pour Tim et Natalia , qui nous ont accueilli avec gentillesse , bienveillance , et attention .ils ont été aux petits soins avec nous , cela fait plaisir . Par ailleurs , ils sont egalement de très bon conseil sur d'éventuelles activités dans les environs .

Pour finir , un petit mot pour Marie Diane qui s'est montrée irréprochable durant toute la transaction . Merci pour tout .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Semaine de rêve

  • 5 of 5

Une semaine de rêve dans une maison et dans un cadre parfait, la maison correspond parfaitement aux photos.

L'accueil de TIM était parfait, c'est une personne géniale et très agréable.

Cette semaine de vacance était un réelle bonheur dans des conditions optimum.

je remercie Mme Vanquathem pour sa gentillesse et sa disponibilité, et en espérant peut-etre une prochaine location.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

tres satisfait

  • 5 of 5

Maison très agréable, bien décorée et avec tout le confort nécessaire. situation à proximité de la ville de Loulé pratique ainsi que l'accès aux axes A22, aéroport de Faro et en même temps dans un endroit à l'écart du monde, une vue sur le littoral et des couchers de soleil magnifiques..

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Valados, Faro region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
BASSE SAISON
8 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£559
for 4 nights
£979
 
 
NOEL
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,157
for 7 nights
£1,157
 
 
HIVER
7 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£610
for 4 nights
£1,068
 
 
PRINTEMPS
31 Mar 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£915
for 4 nights
£1,602
 
 
ETE
23 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,225
for 7 nights
£2,225
 
 
FIN D'ETE
8 Sep 2018 - 5 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,602
for 7 nights
£1,602
 
 
BASSE SAISON
6 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£610
for 4 nights
£1,068
 
 
NOEL
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,201
for 7 nights
£1,201
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £400.47

En période hivernale, Les frais d'électricité dont le chauffage de la piscine sont calculés a la fin de votre séjour, fonction de votre consommation électrique.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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