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Luxury 4 bedroom villa, NEW heated pool, close to 5* golf and stunning beaches

25 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Vale do Garrão - Villa Neela

Sleeps 8 situated between award winning resorts of Val do Lobo + Quinta do Lago

Villa Neela is located in the small development of Vilas Alvas in Garrao, less than twenty mins drive from Faro Airport and situated between two 5* resorts in the Algarve - Quinta do Lago and Val do Lobo. Ideally located for golf and tennis the Villa is also within 2 minutes drive of a number of beautiful beaches, the nearest Praia do Garrao Nacsente (less than 15 mins walk). This modern 4 double bedroom villa is ideal for both family and group holidays and has a modern fitted kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms. The property is fully air-conditioned. There is a NEW heated pool with gated garden area including outdoor heated shower, BBQ and sun loungers. Includes once weekly maid service although a more frequent service can be arranged via the agent who is available 24 hours. Discounted car hire, golf and tennis rates available for guests. Additional resources available nearby include a well managed creche/activity club for kids (6 mths+). Portuguese and international restaurants are nearby plus cafes/bars offering quality and family friendly entertainment.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
12 September, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We have just returned from a fantastic short break at Villa Neela. The Villa was absolutely delightful - spacious, clean, beatifully decorated and had everything you could want for - luxury to the extreme. Jose the agent was extremely helpful and gave us information on the local area. We walked to Julias beach every day and ate at the retaurants there two nights and at a local traditional restaurant - Murfoso 1. The Villa is in a beautiful location - easy access from the airport and close to some beautiful places - we didn't hire a car but would recommend one for longer stays to take advantage of the surrounding area. It was everything we hoped for and more - would loved to have stayed longer and hope to return soon!
Sep 2010
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based on 25 holidaymaker reviews

Luxury 4 bedroom villa, NEW heated pool, close to 5* golf and stunning beaches
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews

Great villa for 2 families

  • 5 of 5

Really relaxing home away from home with great amenities. We paid extra for heated pool which was worth it as it was like jumping into a bath!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback. I shall be going out for half-term week and the family are looking forward to having a swim!
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A Great Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

The villa was exactly as described with extremely well maintained facilities with Jose the local contact providing prompt and attentive service and advice. A spacious , well located villa that provided everything we required. Thoroughly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing stay at this lovely villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic family holiday and the Villa suited all of our needs. Lovely villa and pool in a quiet location and a short drive to beaches and Vale de lobo. Very clean and the kitchen was well equipped. Bedrooms excellent size and plenty of wardrobe space. I have already recommended this beautiful villa to friends! We had some great meals out including Jose the management agents restaurant Menta Pimenta, Casa da Campo, Alambique and Julia's on the beach. Jose was lovely and very helpful, good experience all round. Highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. We really take pride in our villa and the holiday experience for our guests so it's great to hear such positive feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed Villa Neela and would welcome and a opportunity to have you back for your next holiday in the Algarve.
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Fantastic villa!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at villa neela for 10 days and what a great villa it is. Everything we needed, great space in side and out, good size pool and great location. I come out every year but feel that I have found the perfect villa to take my family when we return.

Thanks for letting us stay at your villa!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous villa in a superb location ⭐️

  • 5 of 5

We have just had a brilliant two weeks staying at the Villa Neela this August. Our booking process was delightful with Mr and Mrs Sharma and the greeting and help from the Villa Manager Jose was fantastic whilst we were there. Such a brilliant location between Quinta do Lago and Val de Lobo with three beaches within 10 minutes drive. The villa is really spacious and the pool was a great temperature without heating it, perfect size for children yet deep enough for adult dives! The villa has everything you need including wifi and a secure gated surrounding for peace of mind, even though the Villas Alvas is a lovely and safe urbanisation. Highly recommend visiting Jose's Menta Pimenta restaurant nearby, it's fantastic. But our favourite restaurant of the entire holiday was Parrilla Nturel in nearby Almancil, there are so many great places with a few miles radius. Must have day trips are; Zoo Marine to swim with the Dolphins, Aqua watermark, the Quinta do Lago lake for brilliant water sports and sliders/cocktails at the Shack, Breeze Beach Club at Val de Lobo and Izzy's beach bar for lots of fun on a Sundat afternoon. Can't recommend highly enough, this villa is perfect for 1/2 families or a group of adults who want to be surrounded by lots of things to do and see.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful well equipped villa

  • 5 of 5

We found Villa Neela the perfect base for our holiday. A beautiful well equipped villa that is a lot bigger than the pictures!!!. Only a short drive to the beach and super market and a lot of very nice restaurants only 5 minutes drive away. The location provided us with the perfect environment for a relaxing holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Izzys and Julias Restaurant and Beach Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Val do Lobo and Quinta do Lago
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Garrao Nascente
Car: recommended

Villa Neela is less than 25 mins drive from Faro airport and is situated in Vilas Alvas, Garrao which lies within the boundary of Vale do Lobo. The nearest public beach is Praia do Garrao Nascente. Here you will find well renown beach restaurants Julias, Eduardos and Izzys. The well established and higher end beach resorts of Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago are less than 5 mins drive away (among other things, these both have a number of top rated golf courses, tennis academies, fitness centres and spas. The Conrad Hotel is only 2 minutes drive from the villa and offers a number of formal restaurants and bars. A number of independent high quality restaurants are located nearby which cater to discerning clientele with a range of cuisines and budgets. Bouganvillia Shopping just outside Quinta do Lago houses a number of quality clothes stores such as Hugo Boss and Lacoste for up to date holiday wear together with pubs, restaurants and grocery shops. Almancil is the local town which offers cheaper groceries and business services and just outside Almancil lies one of the Algarve's gems, the 18th century church Igreja Matriz de Sao Lourenco. There is also a go-karting arena suitable for young and old. Quarteria is local beach town 10 mins drive from the villa and has a stunning promenade for wonderful sunset walks and open air concerts. Vilamoura is 5 mins further on with a bustling marina. The nearest water slide park is less than 15 minutes drive and is popular with tourists and an aquapark with dolphins is located in Albufeira.


Other Activities: Go karting


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Vale do Garrão, Almancil area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Spring 2017
4 Mar 2017 - 17 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2017
18 Jun 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 2017
17 Sep 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

A 20% deposit is required at the time of booking and the balance is due 6 weeks before your arrival date.
***JUNE SPECIAL*** We'll pay for your transfer to/from the villa OR contribute towards your car hire (Ts&Cs apply)

Car hire can be arranged so that you are met at the airport and avoid queues. Competitive rates. Please enquire when booking.

30% deposit will secure your booking. The balance is due 6 weeks prior to your arrival. A bank transfer or cheque are preferred methods of payment

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Vale do Garrão in Loule region

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , (New jet shower)
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Completely refurbished January 2014
  • Toilet paper and liquid soap will be provided.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , en-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , en-suite
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , cot and high chair on request
  • A cot/highchair is available on request.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Flat screen Sony LCD television with over 50 international channels available on cable with DVD player. Villa is fully alarmed for your added security and safe suitable for laptops is available. High chair and cot on request. Creche located in Val do Lobo 'Kangaroo club'.

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