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Stunning Villa Set In Its Own Gardens, With a Large Private Swimming Pool.

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Space 3,229 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4/5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms sleeps up to 10.

Set within landscaped grounds, villa Altura has a beautiful kidney shaped pool with spectacular sea and countryside views of both Portugal and Spain.

Set over three levels, the villa is spacious, light, comfortably furnished and private. Features include open fireplace, vast split level open plan living and dining area with bar facility, marble staircase, modern kitchen, 3 double bedrooms with stunning balcony views, 2 modern bathrooms, cloakroom and basement area. One of the villa's special features is the fully furnished, split-level basement area with open plan kitchen, 1 large bedroom that sleeps 4 people and 1 modern bathroom with walk-in shower. Large patio doors lead from the basement area the terraced garden.

The villa's purpose built BBQ area is perfect for dining al fresco with a shaded outdoor dining area, surrounded by captivating views with seating for up to 10 people. Also outside, are sun loungers for the pool area. The villa has private parking for 4 cars, and is only 3km from Altura Beach and 1km from Monte Rei golf course.

More Details

Mark Or Aggie Tyler
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Montinho in Aroeira

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3229 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Luggage cannot be left at the property before check in or after check out.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Stunning Villa Set In Its Own Gardens, With a Large Private Swimming Pool.
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews

Lovely large property set in spacious grounds with great views.

  • 5 of 5

A great holiday. Plenty of space for our family to spread out. Lovely beaches and fab restaurants. I can really recommend it. I think they should consider villa clean at half way point as well as linen change.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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A wonderful holiday villa in the algarve.

  • 5 of 5

The villa is beautiful and has great facilities for a large family. we loved the rooms, the views, the swimming pool, and the various terraces - one for sunrise and one for sunset! The villa was exceptionally clean and tidy on arrival, couldn't of asked for more, amazing.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Palace with an amazing View.

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing place. Driving up to it for the first time I was blown away by the size. The photos really don't prepare you for the palacial rooms, the large garden, or the large swimming pool, which is deep enough for diving (unlike many villas I've stayed at) . Everything was very well kitted out and clean. The kitchen particualry impressed, with good quality equipment and an excellent Utensils, crockery and cutlery, they were abundant and of better quality than one normally sees in holiday villas. Furniture all felt new and comfortable. Sleep was surprisingly easy in the heat of the summer. Best bit though has to be the pool area in garden, Looking out over the sea and countryside view was amazing. With a BBQ house, furniture and shade around it we quite happily spent half the holiday loafing around it. Getting to and from is a doddle, less than 5 minutes to the nearest restraunt - and with a lovely little village coffee shop meters away. Basically, loved the place to pieces. One of the best holidays I've ever had, and felt like a duke for the duration.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful property with fantastic views.

  • 5 of 5

Upon arriving at Villa EL Maiten their was an unanimous 'wow'. It is a beautiful property and very well equipped and very roomy. We are a family of ten, ages ranging from 6 to 78 years, and we spent a fabulous two weeks there. The lovely pool was used daily, and the barbecue was put to good use. We visited some lovely sandy beaches, mostly only 5 minutes away by car, Tavira old town is well worth a visit as is Monte Gordo, especially the market on a Saturday. We ate out several times, mostly patronising the local eateries which were very good value for money and one is within walking distance. We found that if we had been out for the day, it was lovely to get back to the peace and quiet of the villa and just relax with a glass of wine or a beer on the terrace. The two weeks all went far too quickly, but we are sure we will be returning one day! Highly recommended for all ages!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely fabulous villa in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this villa for 2 weeks in August. There was 4 adults & 4 kids aged 17,15,13 & 11. We all had a fantastic holiday. Altura is a beautiful place & most important of all our villa was perfect. It was everything we expected, very modern & spacious. It was very clean & airy. Pool was just perfect. The villa was situated in a quiet part of Altura which we all thought was perfect as it was only 5 minutes to the beach and town if that was your choice, or stay at the villa & admire & enjoy the tranquility at the villa. There's a great restaurant on the way in to the town which we loved and used often. This is our first villa holiday and I speak on behalf of us all that we will for sure stay here again. Well recommended. Thank you for a great holiday

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Fantastic villa with great views and facilities.

  • 5 of 5

The villa has a lot of space and the pool is great. The views from the villa are spectacular and it is easy to reach the attractions along the coast. The local restaurant serves great traditional Portuguese food and is very welcoming. The villa was very clean and the owner met us and explained everything and was very helpful. Our whole family were very happy with our holiday and will be returning in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
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Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Bar and Coffee
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Monte Rei
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Car: recommended

The villa is situated within the pretty hamlet of Montinho, 3kms north of Altura in an area surrounded by vineyards and orange groves. Based in the eastern Algarve, the villa is uniquely located, allowing you to enjoy your stay in Portugal or visit Spain which is only 12 kms away. Within easy distance of the villa, lies the picturesque town of Altura where you can enjoy the beautiful, golden sands of Altura beach, stretching along the famous Ria Formosa nature reserve with its sand bars and inlets. East of Altura is Monte Gordo, a popular tourist resort with a brand new marina, excellent restaurants, bars and shops. West of Altura are the destinations, Cacela Velha, cabanas and the historic town of Tavira. Tavira with its multitude of churches and beautiful Moorish castle lies along the Gilao river.This atmospheric old town is popular with tourists and has a great choice of restaurants, bars, local markets and shops typical of Portuguese living.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Montinho, Castro Marim region

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Season
26 Aug 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid - High Season
1 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
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

We quote our prices in Euro, if you would like to pay in another currency please contact us for a quotation. Holiday rentals only give an approximate equivalent in other currencies.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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