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Two Rustic houses in private farm with salt-water pool near golf and beaches

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday villa in Tavira

Farmhouses in 4ha, near Tavira town, sea views, garden, pool, barbecue, parking

Santa Margarida farmhouse is located in the Algarve Southeast. It is quite close Tavira town, the most beautiful beaches & the marvellous golf courses.

The farmhouses are typically algarvian & also very comfortable. Completely furnished, with beautiful gardens, salt-water swimming pool, large patios, barbeques, terrace with open views of the sea. You can enjoy 4ha of private landscapes with different bird species, chameleons, hares and fantastic old trees such as carob, fig, almond, & olive trees. In this place where you will find tranquillity & quality living together in harmony with nature, you will definitely relax & find peace.

Ideal for 2 couple of friends, family, romantic, away & near from it all.

Tavira town offers you: fun, culture, art, music, sports, beautiful beaches, mediterranean gastronomy & a very exciting nightlife.

The climate is also very good. You can find warm temperatures all year round.

We are always open. Visit us and discover our way of life.

Tavira Town:: The quiet & friendly environment makes Tavira a relaxing place to stay.

Tavira was built in the Sécua river shores; it’s an old town full of historic & cultural curiosities.

There you can hike take a stroll by the river, chariot riding around town, enjoy the pottery & delight yourself with the wonderful local gastronomy. Its charm & originality extends along both sides of the Gilão River.

Thru the narrow streets you can find several monuments, & enjoy the moorish & Roman architecture, visit numerous churches & discover the castle.

In the market you can buy fresh fish, meat & vegetables. If you choose to eat out you will find several wonderful restaurants were you can taste local delights.

The night life is very diversified, especially on the summer months were there is a activities calendar with several choices to choose from.

The residents of the western Algarve are very hospitable, friendly & proud of the local beauty & purity of its environment.

Beaches & Countryside:: The near beaches like Tavira island, Terra Estreita, Barril & Cabanas, are located within the Ria Formosa Natural Park. They are formed by several miles of white sandy beaches with warm crystal clear waters, mostly calm.

On the beaches you can do a lot of sports, activities or have massages.

Tourism boats take you thru the numerous canals were you can find naturist beaches.

All the beaches have bars &/or restaurants.

To these beaches you can take the regular boat or aqua taxis. Aqua taxis work all year long & also during the night & will take you were you desire.

To Barril beach you can go by train all year long.

If you prefer to see the inner Algarve, you will find several wonderful places, like the fantastic natural waterfall Moinhos da Rocha & Pego do Inferno where you can swim on its clear fresh waters.

Going up thru the mountains you will find Cachopo. In this way of no were you can see beautiful views of the sea & fell wrapped up with the smell & silence of the hills.

Arround: Near Tavira you must visit 2 very typical fisher villages, Cabanas & Santa Luzia.

A little further you can visit Cacela Velha & Spain, other country only 24 Km far away from Tavira. An opportunity to meet more than one different culture, people & language.

For the sport lovers there are golf courser, tennis courts, hiking & bicycle trails, big game fishing & sport infrastructures.

You can play tennis on the Quinta das Oliveiras in Pedras da Rainha, Cabanas & Pedras del Rei in Santa Luzia

More Details
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Ana & Paulo
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
12 April, 2016
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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Two Rustic houses in private farm with salt-water pool near golf and beaches
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
Swindon, Swindon, UK

My favourite resting place

  • 5 of 5

A good spent holidays, for me and my family, with wonderful surroundings for the kids to play.

And a short drive from the almost tropical Tavira Island will return for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2008
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Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your wonderfull review, you are wellcome anytime
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Our Stay at Buganvilia, Tavira, Summer 2016

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at the property, which is brilliantly located just by Tavira, immaculately clean inside and out and very well maintained. From greeting us on the day of arrival, the owners Ana and Paulo went out of their way to make everything comfortable for us - even posting our daughter's forgotten sunglasses afterwards! Tavira and this property in particularly are definitely recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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A wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

Everython just happend to be great: the helpful couple Ana&Paulo let us stay in the clean and cosy house. The salt-water pool was a dream and the whole enviroment was so natural and inviting.

We definitly would recommend our friends to stay there. Every day and night was a romantic party. There is enough space to do Yoga exercises on the roof or next the pool. The kitchen is very goot do use and we used the grill almost every night.

Get in contact with Ana&Paulo, they will help you with everything: shopping, doctors, culture and more.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your nice review, you were wonderfull guest come back any time :)
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Very nice property just outside Tavira

  • 4 of 5

I stayed in the smaller of the two apartments with my family. This villa is set in the countryside, surrounded by a large garden, just a couple of km from Tavira town. The place is wonderful, the decoration of the outside of the house is really tasteful, the swimming pool in front of the house is just great and to sit outside in the evening in front of the pool with the nice breeze blowing and the sound of crickets around you is a marvel that cannot be described. Ana and Paulo, the owners, are very nice and helpful. The inside of the apartment is EXTREMELY spacious, with a huge kitchen, a large living room, nice bedroom and nice bathroom. Furniture is nice, if only a little basic. A few very minor improvements in the furniture would just make it perfect (a wider twin bed, a newer sofa). The apartment is nice for 2 adults and a baby, if you have bigger children then I guess you should use the other apartment which is bigger. In any case if you plan to go to Tavira (and you have a car, of course) I strongly recommend this place for a nice and relaxing holiday, it's incomparably better than a hotel room downtown.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2009
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England, London

The perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely holiday at this villa, quiet & relaxing. I would highly recomend this villa for anyone looking for a relaxing holiday. The property is beautiful, clean and well-maintained. The pool is great and the surroundings/gardens are very pretty. The owner provided a very good service and the weather was fantastic during the whole of our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2008
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A22 Via do Infante
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Car: necessary

On the Ria Formosa Natural Park, near beaches, one of each is Tavira Island and Terra Estreita Beache, very close to Spain, near 3 Golf Courses and close to shopping center in Faro.

Golf: Golf players have a variety of choices, on the Tavira region there are 3 courses, the nearest is Benamor (18 holes). Then there are the Quinta da Ria & Quinta de Cima (2x18 holes). This fields are particularly beautiful, they have numerous lakes, & ancient Olive trees, from every hole the sea view is splendorous. Playing on these fields will refurnish your soul. Not far from Tavira you can also play on the Castro Marim course (18 holes), there are also courses near Vilamoura & Albufeira which can easily be reach going to the freeway Via do Infante.

The clubhouse has all the necessary comforts of restaurant, bar & shower facilities. This course is open to non-members & they don't seem to ask for handicap cards! Clubs & karts are available for hire. There is also a driving range. If you are alone player amongst your party & fancy a game call in to reception & the manager may be able to fix you up with a two or three ball either same day or next day.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Tavira, Tavira region

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
16 Sep 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 1 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £222

-The rental rates of festive seasons like Carnival, Easter, Christmas and New Year are the same as the summer season.
-If you rent the 2 houses you get €20 discount on the full price per night.
-If you refer our property to a friend and he comes to stay with us you will get a free weekend, according to the availability.
-Special offers are for stays of at least one week off the high time, summer.

- 30% deposit upon booking. Non refundable on cancellations made less than 4 weeks before arrival
- The 70% left are paid upon arrival;
- A refundable deposit of €250 is required on arrival. The deposit will be reimbursed after check-out is completed if all is in order at the end of the holiday.
- The prices include all utilities and maintenance.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Tavira in Algarve

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Outside: 8m×4m salt-water swimming pool with internal steps, 1m deep and on the deeper side 2,10m deep, garden, terrace, barbecue, 1 table and 6 garden chairs, 2 sun chairs, parking.

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