The Villa is situated in a nature-sanctuary with beautiful views.
Only 5 minutes drive from the beautiful historic town of Tavira, with its river, churches, art galleries, restaurants, bars and supermarkets. The nearest beaches are Barril, Fuzeta, Tavira Island and Cabanas, the nearest is approx. 10 minutes drive. Tavira Island has been voted one of the top 10 in the world for families! All of the beaches are on the 'Ria Formosa' nature Reserve and are thus very clean with excellent facilities.
Places of interest include local east Algarve villages and small towns, such as Sao Bras, Villa Real de Sto. Antonio, Castro Marim and further afield, Mertola, Alzejur, Serpa and Beja in the Alentejo.
From this property it is easy to take a day trip to Spain. The lovely border town of Ayamonte is not far by car (only 20 minutes), and once there you can sample the delights of another country, including wine, tapas and excellent shopping. For more adventurous the vibrant city of Seville is approx. 90 minutes away.
Nearby there are three very good small restaurants serving excellent reasonably priced meals.
This is a perfect accommodation for golfers wishing to sample the excellent courses situated in the Eastern Algarve. Within a 20 km ratios there are 7 courses to choose from. Benamor and the 2 Quintas (Ria and Cima) are the most popular and can be reached within several minutes. The prestigious new course of Monte Rei designed by jack Nicklaus now has its first 18 holes open. Only 10mms further on towards Spain, the challenging course of Castro Marin along with its famous country club comes highly recommended and just across the border are the Costa Esuri and Quinta do Vale courses now growing in popularity.