|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Casa Timi is located in Vale de Telha just outside the town of Aljezur on the Western Algarve, within the boundaries of a national park. This private home is designed, decorated and fitted out to a very high standard; we offer you the opportunity of enjoying one of the most picturesque locations on the Algarve. Locally, you can enjoy sunbathing, swimming, surfing, golfing and excellent restaurants, where the fresh fish dishes are just great! Bars and cafes, sea fishing, horse riding, surf schools, as well as bird watching or hiking in the beautiful ‘Costa Vincentina Natural Park’ where Vale da Telha is situated.
The property sleeps 8 people, in 2 double bedrooms which have en-suite shower rooms and 2 twin bedrooms with a shared bathroom. All bedrooms have ample fitted wardrobes, dressing tables and mirrors. A comfortable spacious lounge with Sky TV (free channels only), DVD and stereo system (films, CDs and books included for your enjoyment). A separate dining room and a fully equipped kitchen, including microwave, oven & hob, toaster, juicer, espresso coffee machine, dishwasher, fridge and many more extras, so if you wish to cook you can, but whilst visiting do take the time to visit the local restaurants and enjoy local cuisine and wine! There is also a utility room containing washing machine, freezer, 2nd fridge and iron & ironing board!
Outside is our fully enclosed gardens, patio areas, heated swimming pool, (with the option to be enclosed and fully lockable, to give parents peace of mind).
There is a new BBQ, with sink for washing veg etc and pizza oven, ample sun loungers, tables and chairs for alfresco dining, where you can relax from breakfast through till late evening, with uninterrupted sea views. All windows and doors have external shutters, which helps to keep the house cool during the long Algarve summers. All windows have mosquito screens, so they can be left open at night, without fear of any unwanted creepy crawly visitors! A welcome pack of bread & butter, ham & cheese, tea, coffee, milk, sugar and water is available on request. Far from the crowds, but within striking distance of some of the best beaches in Europe, 5 min drive from the picturesque beach of Monte Clerigo and 7 mins from Arrifana, 25 mins from the bustling town of Lagos, 20 mins from Sagres, 5 mins from Aljezur and 25 mins from Boavista Golf Course.
This is a world class surfing area with plenty of beaches close by. 5 minutes drive is the beach of Arrifana, this is the home of one of Portugal's premier big-wave spots. When it's on, the point is a spectacular wave to surf or watch. Big wave chargers only. The beachbreak is suitable for surfers of all abilities and holds waves up to 4-6 ft.
The golfers among you will be spoilt for choice, some of the best golf courses available in Europe all through the year, the nearest is Boavista Championship Golf Course which will prove enjoyable to the occasional golfer whilst remaining challenging for the low handicap player, besides making you think about the golf you will be rewarded with stunning views from the hills of Monchique across Lagos town with full view across Luz Bay, also within striking distance of Lagos is Palmares and Parque do Floresta Golf Clubs, between Lagos and Portimao you have the choice of another 6 courses which will challenge all golfers away for a sunshine break.
Lovely house in an ideal location for a group. All the contacts where very helpfull and loved our stay. Hope to repeat it some time soon.
The nearest accessible beaches are about a 5 minute drive. To the north is Monte Clerigo, a very wide sandy beach, and to the south is Arrifana with it spectacular cliffs, small harbour and fishing vessels. Both beaches have lifeguards during the summer period and the villages have restaurants and bars. There are many other fantastic beaches eg. Amoreira, Carriagem and Bordeira slightly further away.
The Boavista and Palmares golf courses are about a ½ hour drive and Parque da Floresta, Penina and Alto Club are not much further.
The nearest airport is Faro. It takes just over an hour by car, mainly along a motorway. Car hire really is essential but taxis can be arranged.
The seaside villages of Arrifana and Monte Clerigo are about 5 kms. It is 8 kms to the picturesque market town of Aljezur (known for its goose barnacle and sweet potato festival) with its castle, museums and old fashioned food market.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
All linen and towels except beach towels are included in the villa rental.
There are no hidden costs; A cot and highchair are available at no extra cost. Gas, water and electricity are included in the rental price.
Heating and firewood are an additional cost in winter. Car hire available