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Luxury Villa with sea view, heated pool, air con, close to beach, marina & town

Bedrooms 3
Space 9,149 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8 - Master double ensuite, 2 double & 2 twin bedrooms, 3 bathrooms

This beautifully appointed modern Villa has every facility you will need to enjoy a perfect stay in one of the Algarve's most attractive towns. With direct access to Meia Praia, an unspoilt beach with good restaurant facilities available day and night, and also the fabulous 'Marina de Lagos' both only a 10 minute walk away. This Villa is ideally positioned, whilst also offering superb accommodation with 2 double bedrooms, and a 2 twin bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, one en-suite & two adjacent.

Furnished to a high standard throughout, featuring a large modern lounge, fully equipped spacious kitchen and an indoor dining facility for eight persons. A modern design enables direct access to the large outdoor terrace and kidney shaped swimming pool (heated in winter), from either the lounge or kitchen, with a choice of BBQ, or private dining facilities. There is also a video entry system, garage converted in 2014 to provide an innovative fourth bedroom, together with central heating for an all-year round rental opportunity. A sea view and close to the beach, marina and town. The property is one of the most popular in the local area for smaller family groups.

Golfing breaks: There are numerous excellent golf courses close to the Villa. 'Palmares' Golf Club is adjacent to Meia Praia beach which is a five minute walk from the property. 'Boa Vista' and 'Parque de Floresta' Golf Clubs are only 3minutes and fifteen minutes away by car. 'Villamoura' are only a thirty minute drive away, so the location of this Villa for Golfers is excellent.

Accommodation at both this Villa 'Casa Jolie' and its sister Villa 'Casa Sarah' just 1000metres away is of the highest standard, with facility you will require from a spacious rooms, fully fitted modern accommodation comprising of a heated swimming pool in each case and at 'Casa Sarah' a games room, complete with adjacent twin bedroom and ensuite shower room for teenagers of all ages!

More Guests comments: I just wanted to drop you a quick e-mail to say what a fantastic holiday we had & what a lovely villa you have. The villa is very luxurious and in a great location, I would recommend to anyone. We tried most of the restaurants you recommended & thought Sa Roque was the best. However, we did find a gem of a restaurant when we were there & feel we must recommend to you as it more than worthy of a recommendation in your holiday

brochure (which was very useful). It sounds daft but I cant remember the name of the restaurant but it was located on the top floor of the new fish market on the main road. Prices compare with Sa Roque, but food was much better. Regards Tim & Kath from Bristol

Thank-you very much for the wonderful villa 'Casa Jolie' that you rented to us. We have had a fantastic week, we went dolphin watching and that was a fantastic experience for both us and the children. We wish we could have stayed longer but unfortunately due to school holidays it was not possible.

More guest comments: Your villa is top class and made our holiday very special indeed, the directions you gave were spot on and I appreciate your attention to detail, these small things all help to take the stress out of our holiday.

Thank you for the welcome pack on arrival, it came in so handy and the operating instructions for everything made using the kitchen appliances very simple - excellent.

Casa Jolie is an excellent base to explore the Algarve, being within walking distance to some beautiful restaurants in Lagos, especially agreed with comments made from your previous guests regarding the restaurant above the new fish market, its excellent!! Had a fabulous BBQ night on our last Friday at Linda's Bar on the beach, food was excellent, great cocktails amidst a beautiful romantic night time setting.

All in all we had a great holiday my only regret is we didn't book for two weeks! Alison Reavey and friends.

More Details

Property Manager
Christopher Bradfield
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Just a note to say that we have just got back from Casa Jolie and we had an amazing time. We both loved it & Sam was amazed by the swimming pool. It was an amazing Villa & we look forward to our next stay, regards Jessie, Gary and Samuel, from Southampton.

Absolutely fantastic could not fault it. Only one thing I would have changed,

I would have booked for four weeks not two weeks, had I known what I was going to get! Said Mrs Patricia Galbraith, from Northern Ireland

A family from Derbyshire stayed second week of April 06 - and wrote:

Holiday went very well - weather was great and the directions/instructions/hints were all of use. We liked Lagos - marina was good and breakfast /evening meals in the restaurants were excellent. What we did like was the location of the villa, close to all amenities and that every evening we could walk into the town, have a meal and wine and walk back. Nice property you have there. Clean/New/tidy/good pool - really excellent
Nov 2007
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa Albardeira, Lagos

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 9149 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • Away From It All
  • Luxury
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Tiled Stove
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ground Floor family bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Bidet
    Master Bedroom ensuite bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    1st Floor Shower room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Ground Floor Double - 1 Large Double Bed
    Ground Floor twin bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Master bedroom ensuite - 1 Large Double Bed
    Lounge Sofa Bed - 1 Double Bed
  • Excellently equipped bedroom spaces with double wardrobes in each bedroom, bedside cabinets c/w reading lights, dressing mirror and where needed cool electric fans. Master bedroom is air conditioned.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 10 deck chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Steam Shower
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

Luxury Villa with sea view, heated pool, air con, close to beach, marina & town
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Ossett, West Yorkshire, England

New Year at

  • 5 of 5

We have recently returned from our third visit to Casa Jolie, this time having spent New Year there (we normally go in summer). As ever the villa was spotlessly clean and all facilities were up to their usual high standard. Six people shared the villa this time and we found it to be spacious, comfortable and welcoming. We like to split our time between eating in and at local restaurants. The villa facilities are excellent for the former and the location is excellent for the latter. The Marina at Lagos, 10 minutes down hill walk away, offers a variety of small shops and a wider variety of eating places from snack bars to fine dining. The centre of Lagos is a further 5 minutes away and is an attractive walk along the promenade. Here we found a great variety of eateries and an eclectic mix of shopping opportunites. The area is served, for self caterers, by five supermarkets, all of which feature local produce heavily, the piece de resistance being the fish market (which also sells locally produced fruit and veg) which is open most days.

We spent time walking on the beach, and of course had to have a beverage stop at Linda's on the beach and a splendid meal as well.

Although it was New Year we spent time in the pool at the villa, heated of course, a great asset to use at anytime. We also visited Praia da Luz, although the weather wasn't too kind that day. Most days we would venture down into Lagos in the morning to have a coffee at one of the many cafes, although Bruno's Ice cream parlour was a bit of a favourite, especially with the children.

Lagos is one of our favourite places to while away a peaceful holiday, but with enough to occupy children also. The people, many of whom speak english, are charming and very friendly and the ambience is very special. Casa Jolie is ideally located for a stay in Lagos and provides all the necessary facilities to ensure a most pleasurable experience. You will want to go back - just as we always do!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am passionate about providing an excellent service to guests who have chosen any of my properties and who have placed their faith in my ability to provide exactly what they are hoping to find for their holiday experience. This begins with the quality of the property itself, its location and the facilities within. By purchasing modern properties in the very best locations, I then have an excellent base product to offer clients from the outset, add to this good information and the best 'on site' staff with positive attitudes to look after the property and you are then certain to provide the client with peace of mind, allowing them to relax and to enjoy their holiday. It is helpful that the property has a modern and fresh feel to its internal and external areas, and important that all appliances are new, or working well and regularly serviced. My own policy is to visit each property 3 times each year for a two week period in March, October and again in early December, this enables me to organise and check on every aspect of the property and to keep ahead of any minor issues and to ensure that my properties continue to produce happy memories for all of my guests. Chris Bradfield ( Owner)
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home from home with wow factor

  • 5 of 5

The property was extremelly clean and every bit of luxury but also very funtional it was home from home. The customer service was more than 10 out of 10 it was over and above, it is very close to all ameneties but also quiet at night time. Only advice i would give if you have children under 5 take a buggy as there is a hill you have to go up and down a lot. The lagos harbour is great for eating out and drinking and only 20 minutes walk. This was a great family holiday and one we wont forget thanks to the great apartment and customer service

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chichester, West Sussex

Casa Jolie, Lagos.

  • 5 of 5

Recently returned from spending two weeks in the sun at the fabulous 'Casa Jolie' and what a great place to spend a holiday.

On arrival, the first impression is that a good deal of consideration has gone into choosing this property, the location is great, in a quiet cul-de-sac, a short (10 minutes) walk from the marina or the beach.

The villa is modern, spacious, spotlessly clean and very well equipped for self catering. We like to spend as much time eating out as in so this was perfect for our needs and the provided barbeque made a great addition to eating al fresco.

The marina has plenty of bars and resturants to choose from and there are even more in the town itself, just another five minutes walk along the beautiful promenade. We particularly liked Millenium Jardim which is in town just up the hill (South) from the square.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend 'Casa Jolie' and Lagos, what a fabulous combination, also Chris Bradfield who has been a pleasure to deal with, very friendly and helpful.

Finally, I ought to mention the outstanding information pack provided which contains very clear and concise instructions on travelling to the villa.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Our holiday in 'Casa Jolie'.

  • 5 of 5

From the day I contacted Chris regarding the villa 'Casa Jolie' every detail regarding planning my holiday stay was dealt with so professionally.

My partner and I and my four teenagers had a fantastic two week holiday in June. The villa is superbly presented with every mod con available to you. It is within walking distance of the beautiful marina, the town and beaches.

Thank you Chris for a wonderful holiday in your fab villa.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Casa Jolie - Lagos, Algarve

  • 5 of 5

Having recently returned from Casa Jolie I had to write to express my feelings. It was like home from home, the Villa had a very modern fully equipped kitchen complete with fan oven, electric hob, microwave, dishwasher & washing machine. The lounge area was spacious with satellite TV and DVD and the bedrooms were very well planned with plenty of storage space for clothes. As well as the pool the outside area had eight sunloungers on a large terrace and a table and umbrella for those 'Al Fresco' lunches. The villa is ideally placed for strolls into town, the marina and local beaches, none of which are more than 10 minutes away. Favourite restaurant was Linda's on the beach, it is a MUST, however, if you do intend to dine in the evening make sure you book first as it is a very popular place to be seen and the views are heavenly, you really could be in the Carribbean. The owner and his management team were second to none and nothing was too much trouble for any of them. I found them helpful, friendly and very accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hartlepool, County Durham

The Villa is beautiful and in a great location

  • 5 of 5

Hi Chris, we had a great time at Casa Jolie.

The villa is absolutely beautiful, definitely 5* which includes the fantastic location being walking distance from Lagos Marina, beach & town. We were there in April 2010 and had a mix of weather yet when the sun was shining it was very hot, we did have some rain but it certainly didn’t spoil our holiday there was always plenty to do and see even though we didn’t have a car. The heated pool was pure luxury; the terrace is large with a pretty garden area with an abundance of flowers. It was nice to have very comfortable garden furniture and there was everything you could possibly need including a very easy to use electric BBQ, which we made good use of. There villa itself is beautiful, very clean and particularly well equipped to the highest of standards, we were very well catered for.

We loved the location of the villa and wandered to the Marina for breakfast or lunch most days then often went into Lagos town in the evenings where there are many quaint restaurant, shops and bars, loads of choice. There was also a very convenient little supermarket and two lovely cafes literally 2 minutes from the villa, perfect!

The icing on the cake! We were stranded in Portugal 3 extra days due to the airways crisis, when flights were suspended due to the volcanic eruption in Iceland. It could have been a very stressful time for us yet Chris was great, he contacted us immediately to allay any concerns we had about accommodation and allowed us to stay in the villa until we could get flights home. I am very pleased to say Chris definitely DID NOT use the crisis to his personal gain as many other were doing, as he only asked us to cover his own costs for electricity.

Chris, you’ve proved there are still nice people out there, you are a kind genuine lovely guy, your villa is beautiful and its location excellent. Lagos is one of my favourite places and I will definitely go back and would confidently recommend the villa to anyone.

Thanks for a great holiday, Paula (North East England)

  • Review Submitted: May 5, 2010
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Praia do Camilo
Nearest Airport
82 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Kilometres
Bar Cafe
Nearest Ferry
385 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Kilometres
A22 or N125
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Kilometres
Restaurante Portal Infante, Marina De Lagos
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Meia Praia
Car: not necessary

Situated only 700 metres from 'Meia Praia', one of the Algarves mosy beutiful and longest beaches, also only 800 metres from the excellent 'Marina de Lagos', in this delightful town of Lagos, this modern Villa is in a perfect location to be able to enjoy all of the amenities. Fresh fish restaurants, cafes and bars are frequent on both the Meia Praia beach and throughout the Marina and this famous medieval town. Only three minutes by car are the beaches of 'Praia Dona Ana' arguably one of the Algarves most famous beaches, 'Praia Porte De Mos, and the villages of 'Praia de Luz' and 'Salema' exploring at its best! The A22 motorway is just 1.5km away from this property, out of sight, but close enough to make the journey to and from the airport easy and in one straight line!. For Golfers this property is ideally situated only 1 minute by car or a ten minute walk to the Palmares Golf Club entrance. The Famous 'Boa Vista' and 'Park De Floresta' courses are just a four minute and a fifteen minute drive away respectively.

Other Activities: Sun bathing, Swimming, Walking, Dining, Leisure, Dolphin watching, local shopping and site seeing, you really are spoilt for choice!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa Albardeira, Lagos region

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early summer break
23 Apr 2017 - 10 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer sunshine
11 Jun 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High season
9 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer continues
3 Sep 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn school break
22 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn sunshine
5 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Xmas and new year holidays
17 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £350
Pet Fee £30

Upon paying your deposit a detailed information booklet detailing everything that you need to know about the property is sent to you to ensure that you have an excellent accommodation experience. Dinis the manager is a local man who has much experience in looking after the guests and is highly rated within the locality. Everything is fully prepared prior to your arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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