Location; Between Estoi/Sao Bras de Alportel. Central/Eastern Algarve, Portugal.12km/ 20 minutes drive from Faro airport.
Hilltop location behind Faro.
Spectacular 250 degree views both inland and down towards the coast to the sea.
Car rental is advised, but some of our guests do manage with taxis.
4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms
Spacious and large enough to be suitable for a group of friends or 2 families.
2 lounges for living and relaxing.
All bathrooms and bedrooms have been updated to high standards
Modern kitchen with new kitchen appliances, coffee maker, two fridges.
Air conditioned bedrooms
Under floor heating in bedrooms and bathrooms.
Garden with terraces and 3 outdoor dining tables, outdoor sofas.
Electric gates at the entrance to the property.
It is a no smoking villa.
Circular marble hallway and stairs, and cloakroom/toilet
Lounge (with sofas, HIFi system including CD player and radio, and log burner)
Study (games and books)
Circular Dining Room (Round table and 8 chairs)
Kitchen (well equipped with granite worktops, dishwasher, microwave, induction hob, oven, coffee maker)
Garage (with washing machine, dryer)
Large bedroom (with Kingsize bed) and en-suite bathroom.
2 bedrooms (each with two single beds)
Family bathroom (with bidet, Jucuzzi bath and shower).
Master bedroom suite (Kingsize bed) with en-suite bathroom (shower, bidet, twin basins) and private terrace with table and chairs.
Lounge with large L shaped sofa, digital satellite TV, VCR, DVD player, selection of films. Log burner.
Landing with pool table.
A fold up bed (supplied) can be fitted into any of the bedrooms or sitting rooms to provide a bed for a 9th person.
Hairdryers are provided in all bedrooms.
High chair is provided.
A cot can be arranged.
The lounge and two bedrooms open directly onto the pool terrace.
The Pool is 10 x 5m, rectangular with shallow end (about 1m deep) and deep end. The steps are inset at the shallow end. Pool cover.
Pool heating is available (at an extra fee) and this is normally only needed out of high season.
The pool is used at your own risk and children must be watched at all times.
Built in barbeque
There are several level terraces including 3 separate outdoor dining tables and lots of garden furniture, outdoor sofas and sun-loungers and umbrellas. Shade and sun.
Flowers and mature trees, and orange, lemon, fig, apple, plum, grapefruit, pomegranate, and lots of carob and olive trees, grapevine.
Weekly linen and towel changes included.
Water and electricity included.
Gardener and weekly pool cleaning service throughout the year.
The local villa management will welcome you and help you with any problems during your stay.
A (steep) 15 minute walk down the road to the main road takes you to a small village which has a snack bar, a bar and a simple restaurant.
Sao Bras de Alportel is about 4km away, with banks, chemist, doctors, several supermarkets, a local weekly market, and coffee shops, restaurants, including the famous Chicken Luis!
Easy to reach the fabulous east Algarve beaches, golf courses, nightlife, airport, shopping, and small market towns.
The cost of living and eating out is also much less than on the coast.
Many excellent golf courses within half an hours’ drive, and you can be in Spain in 35 minutes.
We can provide details of car hire if you require.