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Stunning, modern, air-conditioned villa with pool and FREE WiFi

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,788 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 bedroom modern air-conditioned villa sleeps 8 near Foz Do Arelho beach

Villa Lagoa is a bright, airy, detached, contemporary 3 bedroom villa with shared pool. It sleeps up to 8 and is stylishly decorated to a very high standard. The bedrooms, lounge and diner lead out onto large terraces that overlook the swimming pool to the front and the green to the rear of the property. Within easy reach of the villa lie the famous medieval spa baths at Caldas da Rainha and the impressive 13th Century monasteries at Alcobaca and Batalha. Most spectacular, however, is the medieval walled town of Obidos, a national monument dating back to the Moorish occupation of Portugal and now a UNESCO protected site. An hour’s drive south will put you in the environs of Lisbon, Cascais and Sintra, all of which are well worth a visit. There are wonderful facilities for water sports at the stunning beach at Foz which is a 20 minute stroll away or a 5 minute drive by car. A new Aqua park at Nazare is within a short drive away. Wind surfing at the nearby resorts of Sao Martinho and Peniche.

Things to do nearby: The Lagoon offers a variety of water sports e.g. canoeing, kite and wind-surfing, sailing, water-skiing if that's your preference.

New and paved walking running and cycling paths can be used to take full advantage of a calorie burning afternoon.

Caldas da Rainha, the historically well known thermal town can be reached within a 10 minute drive and here you can shop in the daily fruit, vegetable and flower market where you'll find the best the region has to offer in terms of fresh produce.

There are also many hypermarkets in the area to stock up on daily provisions.

Things to do further away: Lisbon City and airport is only a 50 minute drive. Don't forget to visit the medieval castle and walled city of Obidos. Wine tours and various visits to neighbouring and historically fascinating towns and villages can also be booked. These include Nazare, Alcobaca and the magnificent horseshoe bay of San Martinho do Porto.

The Shrine of Fatima is less than 45 mins away. Sintra has become a major tourist attraction, with many day-trippers visiting from nearby Lisbon. Attractions include the fabulous Pena Palace (19th c.) and the Castelo dos Mouros (reconstructed 19th c.) with a breath-taking view of the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, and the summer residence of the kings of Portugal Palácio Nacional de Sintra (largely 15th/16th c.), in the town itself.

The Sunday market at Santa Anna is a must when you visit the area as it gives you a flavour of local produce markets and whatever you do, do not forget to sample the piri piri chicken. Market closes by 2PM.

Suggested Itineraries: Tomar - Templar Castle – must see

Lisbon – day trip or stay over – take a ride on the local trams.


Cascais and Estoril – very picturesque, lots of interesting shops and nice walks around the towns. Lots of English and Irish pubs.

Alcobaca – monastery

Batalha – church

Monchique - Natural Park

Evora – Roman city

More Details
Registration Number : 70691/AL

Property Manager
stan williamson
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2018

What makes this villa unique

Free WiFi

Close to beach

Swimming pool

Air conditioning

Fully fitted games room

Guestbook comments from the manager

This is our first visit to Portugal and we want to thank you for our fantastic holiday in Villa Lagoa!
Aug 2009
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Foz do Arelho in Municipality of Caldas da Rainha

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3788 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • First floor en-suite bathroom #1 with shower, WC and Vanity mirror. First floor en-suite bathroom #2 with shower, WC and Vanity mirror. Main bathroom: shower, bath, bidet, WC, wash basins and surround in salmon & brown granite and elegant slate grey tiles with large wall-mounted vanity mirror.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Very comfortable large mattressess.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Very comfortable large mattressess
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Very comfortable large mattressess
    Games Room - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • -Bedroom 1: King bed, built in wardrobes, dressing, large sun terrace and en-suite bathroom. Dual aspect French windows leading to terrace. -Bedroom 2: King bed, built in wardrobes, dressing, large sun terrace and en-suite bathroom. Dual aspect French windows leading to terrace. -Bedroom 3: twin beds, Free standing wardrobe located conveniently off the first floor landing adjacent to the lounge. -Sofa Beds: 2 double Sofa beds sleeping 2/4.
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Piano
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The dining area is well appointed and is furnished with a 6 seat dining table that will seat 8 if extended. The dining room overlooks the pool area, as well. The kitchen is off the dining area and equipped with Hob, Oven and extractor, dishwasher and fridge freezer, microwave, toaster and kettle. The bedrooms, lounge and diner lead out onto large terraces that overlook the swimming pool to the front and the green to the rear of the property. The villa has ample parking facilities and is a 25 minute walk to the lagoon or a 5 minute drive to the beach. The nearest cafe, pub and other local shops are a 5 minute walk away. Quality and affordable restaurants nearly include " O Tavola" within walking distance of the villa. You can hire bikes during the summer from Pukka Bike(Rent a Bike) based at the Caravel a pub in Foz.


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Stunning, modern, air-conditioned villa with pool and FREE WiFi
average rating of 4.586207 based on 33 reviews

Wonderful holiday!!

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a holiday with 5 friends and when we discovered the homeaway-site, we found this add. It all looked very beautiful and too good to be true. But when we arrived, we actually discovered this villa was even better then we thought! It's very modern and spacious.You have got all you need and more!! It was the best house we ever spend our holiday in. As for he area, we never heard of Foz Do Arelho, but we figured, let's take our chances. It turned out to be a lovely area with lots of things to do. We went to Lisbon, hung out at the beach in Foz Do Arelho and in Baleal, went jetskiing and karting and just relaxed at the beautiful pool. The people are all very friendly and everything is very cheap! We met a Portugese woman who made a real Portugese meal for us and it as great. I love Portugese meals!

The holiday was fabulous and we will definitely come back! Thanks for letting us stay in your stunning villa!

Thanks very, very much, from Belgium

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2009
  • Date of Stay: July 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great and spacious accommodation wit stunning view

  • 5 of 5

The accommodation is more beautiful than what is shown in the photos, spacious bedrooms, bedroom and living area and game area is a bonus. you have access to the pool from living room and dinning room and great view from each bedroom balcony upstairs. The place is quite and relaxing, has local shops and restaurants within walking distance. There is also supermarket Aldol and another one similar to Tesco also 10minutes drive. The beach is also stunning with great eating places and 10minutes from the house, advisable to either visit around 10am or late 3pm to ensure you have parking. There is waterpark within 20minutes drive which is also great but they only take cash. I will recommend this place for family and people who prefer quality and quite family time. It was difficult to explore other areas as my kids preferred swimming & playing pool table to going out.

The only difficult we uncounted is initially finding place as the car hire people gave us wrong address. Use the directions provided from the airport and stop and ask the locals. people are very friendly and was nice to socialise with other families in next door Villa's. we had amazing time a week well spent. Thanks Stan.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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  • 4 of 5

My family had a wonderful holiday. The villa was lovely and suited my family's needs both the older children and the younger ones. The area and beaches we're stunning. There were lots of activities in the area. My family went sailing, kite surfing and cart racing. A good time 'was had by all.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The villa met our our expectations

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed every minute of our stay. Although the weather was not as hot as we would have loved, we still had a good time. The villa iwas stunning and spirit uplifting. We felt at home. There was a lot to see locally. We lenjoyed eating out. at the local eateries . The food was good and very reasonably priced. We will definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
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  • 5 of 5

The property is immaculate. Very well maintained and had every facility one could imagine. We had our daughter 19 and son 14 with us and they were not bored even for a moment which speaks volumes of the facilities. The description was accurate and there were no surprises at all. We would strongly recommend the property although a car would be useful if you want to visit the beach and the numerous restaurants in Caldas Da Rainha. The kids enjoyed water sports in the lagoon and the seafood was excellent.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely spacious house

  • 4 of 5

This is a very large light spacious property that is very well equipped and nicely presented with a huge games room in the basement. The property was clean and any problems were quickly resolved. The 4 properties on the development are very close together and the outiside space is as shown. A car is recommended as there is less in easy walking distance than we expected. The beach at Foz is great, the watersports on the lagoon at the sailing club are good fun and the medieval town of obidos is definitely worth a visit. Lots of other good beaches are in easy distance by car.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
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Surfinn Foz Surf House & Surf School
Convent of Christ in Tomar
Monastery of Alcobaça
Praia do Baleal
Palácio Nacional de Sintra
Nearest Airport
93 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Café Caravela Irish Pub
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Pria del Rey
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Caldas da Rainha
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
o tavola
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Foz do Arelho
Car: recommended

Other Activities: The resorts of Sao Martinho and Nazare offer a range of clubs and bars for your enjoyment

Golf: Golf at Praia del Rey, Golden Eagle Golf course.

Link to Activities in the area


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Foz do Arelho, Silver Coast - Leiria Region

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Nightly Rate
21 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Nightly Rate
30 Jul 2018 - 4 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Nightly Rate
5 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Nightly Rate
11 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Nightly Rate
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Nightly Rate
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Nightly Rate
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Final Cleaning £89.25

A surcharge of £10 per day will be levied on rental between October and March to cover heating costs

Manager'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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