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Luxury 5-bedroom villa in exclusive Quinta do Lago, sleeps 10

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 9,687 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa with private pool and sea views exclusive location 10 min walk to beach

A luxury private 5 bedroom villa set within the exclusive Parque Atlantico area of Quinta do Lago - accessed through private electronic gates. With its own private heated pool and views of the sea it really is paradise. The wonderful beach with miles of golden sand is a short walk away, as are the championship golf courses. The villa is fully equipped with all modern amenities including air conditioning in all rooms, TVs, DVDs, iPod docks, study, library, wireless connection throughout, modern kitchen. We also have a wide collection of toys for children. A private BBQ area with shade and outdoor fridge - perfect for entertaining. Ten sun loungers and private summerhouse area with hammock. The pool area has lockable gates. There is a large terrace with soft seating on the ground floor and bedrooms have access to terraces - upstairs and downstairs. The gardens are a haven of beautiful flowers. Local shops, restaurants and beach bars are just a short drive away. Tennis and water-sport facilities are also in very close proximity.


Owner
Stephanie Willcox
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
25 July, 2017

About Stephanie Willcox

We have had a family home in the Algarve for more than 30 years. It is a very special place and we enjoy sharing our home with friends... and now lots of grandchildren!

Stephanie Willcox purchased this villa in 1998

Why Stephanie Willcox chose Almancil area

It is simply the most relaxing place in the world. A spacious and comfortable villa with everything you need to have a wonderful holiday.

What makes this villa unique

Amazing views, real privacy and can walk to the beautiful beach.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Quinta do Lago in Almancil

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 9687 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Sea views
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • All bathrooms are provided with towels and some toiletries. From the master bathroom you can soak in the bath and enjoy views straight out to the ocean.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Sea view from bed and bath, dressing room
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Sea view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Cot available
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
  • All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. Towels are provided. Air-conditioning in all bedrooms. Cots are available on request, with linen. The two bedrooms upstairs have their own private terrace with sea views. The bedrooms downstairs also open on to the terrace.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 10 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
Attractions:
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The villa is very child-friendly and the pool area is gated with access via lockable gates. There are also children's toys available on request and baby equipment. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes a separate drinks fridge. The outdoor barbecue area also has its own fridge and you have the option of a traditional charcoal barbecue or a gas-fired barbecue. In the living room there is a stocked drinks cabinet. There are TVs with satellite channels, a DVD player and ipod docks. Wireless internet access throughout the house. There is a daily maid service and other housekeeping facilities on request including baby-sitting. The beautiful beach and exclusive golf courses are just a short walk away.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Brilliant Villa

  • 5 of 5

Our family (5 people) had a wonderful time at this lovely villa. Pool very clean and can be heated - although it was a nice temperature for us.

Lovely walks to the beach along the nature reserve. Golf club house only a 5 min walk for lunch drinks and lovely views (although we don't play golf?). Very clean and well equipped. Management team excellent.

We have been visiting Portugal for a number of years and I can honestly say this is a lovely and well maintained villa in a quiet private position, but close enough to walk to the beach and a short drive to local bars and restaurants.

Would definitely recommend this villa to friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Relaxing Stay

  • 5 of 5

Just back from a week at this wonderful villa. We were lucky to have great weather for this time of year but the villa was well equipped with English TV, I pod docks should we have needed them. We were a party of four all occupying our own rooms but the villa was so spacious it would easily accommodate 10 adults plus children and had everything you would need for a fabulous holiday. The pool area is particularly impressive and great for serious swimmers! There are outside areas to eat and sit comfortably if you wish to be out of the sun.

My first time at Quinta do Lago but was all very clean and upmarket, no security issues, fantastic restaurants in the locality, great golf courses and choice of tennis facilities.

Would definitely recommend and can't wait to go back with all the family.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to receive another positive review and a very satisfied client. I am always very aware of how important it is to ensure my visitors have a very good holiday and are completely happy with their stay.
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5

Ladies Week Away

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year that we have returned to this beautiful villa for a relaxing, away from it all break. The villa catered for all our needs and was superbly equipped. We enjoyed long walks along the beach, which is easily accessible from the garden. Beautiful panoramic views from the upstairs bedrooms with the master bathroom an exceptional treat. Will definitely be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 18, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a truly relaxing holiday in this stunning villa. The decoration of the villa makes you feel right at home, and it is fully equipped with everything you need. Having the heated pool was a fantastic addition as it meant we cold swim every day!

The location was perfect for us, Quinta do Lago is really well maintained and there are plenty of restaurants, tennis centres, and golf courses that kept us entertained. Not only that, but this villa is just a short walk from the beach, so whether lying on the beach or enjoying the sea views from the villa it is a very relaxing destination!

I would like to thank the owner for making sure we had a perfect stay! We look forward to coming back next year!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Pure Luxury

  • 5 of 5

This villa is exceptional. My husband and I have rented the villa for the last couple of years and have never been disappointed. The booking process is simple and the owner is always contactable to answer any questions that we had. The villa is kept to a very high standard and equipped with everything you need (the owner has exceptional taste). One of the great benefits is that the pool is heated which was fantastic as we had such great weather in December that we could even go for a swim. The beach is a five minute walk away along the side of the golf course and nature reserve (my husband was in his element being so close to the golf course). Quinta Do Lago is such a peaceful and well kept area, I think we have found our perfect holiday location for years to come..!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2011
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Tranquill stay in a beautiful villa

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to the villa and it was as good as the first. The villa is pure luxury - it has clearly been decorated and fitted out to the highest spec, each room having a slightly different theme/feel to it. We stayed over New year but were still able to enjoy the pool area during the day as it was warm and sunny.

The location was perfect - far enough away from any noise but just a short drive into the shops/golf courses and many spas. Plus just a 10 minute walk to the beach!

I would definitely recommend this to any families/golf parties/ groups of people who are looking for all the luxury of a 4 * hotel but the privacy and flexibility of having your own front door.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
da barra - Quinta do Lago
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Golf
0.1 Kilometres
Quinta do Lago
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Almancil
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
N125
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Gigis
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Quinta do lago
Car: recommended

Quinta do Lago is one of Europe’s most exclusive resorts. Set within 2000 acres of natural pine forests on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean it is a designated area of natural beauty. The villa is on the edge of the Ria Formosa nature reserve where you can see beautiful birds. There are magnificent golf courses, tranquil lakes and acres of beautiful pines. The villa overlooks the exclusive San Lorenzo golf course and the beach. Quinta do Lago offers a two-mile stretch of golden sandy beach. First class restaurants and exclusive boutiques are within Quinta do Lago. And for the more adventurous there are water sports, tennis and biking. You really can relax and enjoy a wonderful holiday in a beautiful and exclusive setting.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Quinta do Lago, Loule region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
July/August
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£6,500
for 7 nights
£6,500
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£5,000
for 7 nights
£5,000
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£500
for 1 night
£3,500
 
 
January, February, March
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
April, May
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,950
for 7 nights
£3,950
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£5,490
for 7 nights
£5,490
 
 
July, August
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
14 night minimum stay
£13,980
for 14 nights
£6,990
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£5,490
for 7 nights
£5,490
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,950
for 7 nights
£3,950
 
 
November, December
1 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
Christmas and new year
21 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£3,000
for 7 nights
£3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£3,000
for 7 nights
£3,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Discounts are available for long lets, please contact owner. 30 % non-returnable deposit on booking. Full payment due eight weeks before departure date. Special offers are sometimes available, please contact the owner for more details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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