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3 Bed Villa Albufeira for family holidays. Private Pool. Near to beach. Wi fi.

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,560 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Sleeps 6. Beaches and restaurants within walking distance. Peaceful area

This homely villa gives a really warm welcoming feeling immediately on entering its grounds.

The accommodation comprises:-

3 good size bedrooms: 2 twins on the ground floor and a double en suite on the 1st floor, which has a large terrace overlooking the pool.

A comfortable lounge with patio doors leading out to the south-west facing pool area;

A separate dining area seating 6 which is stepped up from the lounge with the added feature of a cupola ceiling.

A well-equipped kitchen with everything you may need for a self-catering holiday.

A separate utility room with a washing machine and ironing facilities.

1 family bathroom and 1 cloakroom on the ground floor and an en-suite shower room on the 1st floor.

A sitting area on the 1st floor landing, outside the bedroom, has been created with a sofa and TV for watching DVDs and playing the PlayStation 3 Console. A door leads out to a balcony from this area.

The grounds are gated and walled, making it safe for those with younger children. The garden is laid to lawn and lined with borders of flowers and shrubs. The swimming pool is kidney shaped measuring approximately 8m x 4m, with a depth of 1m at the shallow end, dropping to 2m at its deepest.

The pool and sunbathing area are immediately in front of the lounge in a south-west facing position enabling you to soak up the sun for most of the day. 8 sunbeds are supplied. In addition there is a roof top terrace with lovely views of the surrounding area and sea.

For the energetic amongst you there is an outdoor table tennis table.

The outside dining area and barbecue are next to the kitchen, making it easy when preparing and serving food. The stone table is fixed and shade is provided by way of large umbrellas. There is a covered parking space within the driveway.

The villa is located within walking distance of some beautiful beaches and coves. Castelo and Evaristo are the nearest at less than a 10 minute walk. Other beaches within the area include Gale, Sao Rafael, Coelha and Lourenço. Also within easy walking distance is a choice of excellent restaurants, a couple of bars, a mini-market and supermarket. Albufeira Marina and the Old Town are a short taxi ride.

If you want to be somewhere offering relative peace and quiet, near to beaches and restaurants but also to be within easy reach of Albufeira for something more lively when the mood takes you, then this is the ideal place. It is a great place for a family holiday.

Maid service is once a week. Towels and Linen are provided and are changed once a week. If you would like a more frequent maid service then this can be provided at a small additional cost. Beach towels are also provided.

Access to the villa on your day of arrival is normally 3.30 pm and on your day of departure you are asked to depart by 10.30 am. However we do try to accommodate our clients according to their flight times and if this is possible we will do so.

More Details

Property Manager
Tony or Jackie
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Galé in Algarve

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1560 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Ground Floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Ensuite 1st Floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Ground Floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Ground Floor
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , The single beds fit together to form a superking double bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1st Floor
  • The double bedroom has a king size bed and en suite bathroom with shower. It has patio doors opening out onto a large terrace overlooking the pool and garden. Both twin bedrooms are on the ground floor and share the main bathroom. The twin beds in one bedroom are designed to fit together to make a super king size bed if preferred. There is a sofa bed in the area outside the double bedroom which is suitable for children only. There are 2 cots and 2 high chairs. Each bedroom has air conditioning.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
For outside living there are 8 Sunbeds, umbrellas, shower, barbecue and tables and chairs for al fresco dining.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)


100% Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Everything from arrival to departure was truly fantastic thanks to Tony and Jackie. They had arranged transfers to and from the airport so, the moment we arrived in Portugal we had nothing to worry about. Tony and Jackie met us at the villa where they had a welcome pack waiting for us (basics for the fridge etc) along with a very nice floral arrangement and a bottle of champers.... for our honeymoon.

The villa itself is brilliant. Everything anyone could ask for is there, the setting is perfect and even though it was late October into November when we stayed we still made use of the pool most days.

Without question I would highly recommend anyone looking for a relaxed holiday in a pleasant area and wanting to stay in a villa then look no further than Casa Rebecca.. !00% Amazing

Honeymooners From Brighouse, West Yorkshire

  • Review Submitted: Nov 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The photos of this villa are good, but it does not do it full justice ! Amazing villa

  • 4 of 5

Jackie and Tony so friendly and helpful, loved the welcome food/drink package saved us having to go out as soon as we arrived. Always on the end of the phone if we needed any advice / info.

Pool was a good size for us all, even though it does go from shallow to deep very quick which having kids you have to just be mindful of.

Villa close to beach, places to eat and a little supermarket. Just on the outskirts of albufeira which was easy enough to get to via bus/taxi.

Wish we had been there longer than a week !

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, well equipped in an excellent location

  • 4 of 5

Relaxing and enjoyable. nice walks to the beaches

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The perfect stay!

  • 5 of 5

We visited Casa Rebecca in August 2016 for 10 days with two kids and some grandparents! The villa is spacious, comfortable and well equipped, and very child friendly - no valuable breakables, practical furniture and a perfect layout. The outside area is also wonderful. Not only is the pool lovely, the roof terraces provide amazing views of the surrounding areas, and the barbecue area is both perfectly situated right next to the kitchen door, and a lovely place to sit in the evenings to have dinner at sundown.

As we said in the visitors book, more lights around the outside eating area would allow longer evenings meals as the night progresses but sitting out in the cool dark wasn't too much of a problem! The security of the villa itself is excellent with door bars, a gated entrance with intercom and camera and treble locks on the front door. One suggestion would be to raise the wall around the garden though, as although entry to the house would be extremely difficult, the garden is very accessibly by just hopping over the low wall. A minor point though, and we had no problems at all while we were there.

The pool is deep for younger kids, but the local mini market solved that instantly with a cheap pair of armbands, so even my youngest was constantly in the pool enjoying himself. The nearby beaches are beautiful - the atlantic can get quite choppy and so the waves can be a bit intimidating for the younger kids, but being chased by waves on the beach provided endless amusement. Although the blurb says beaches are walkable, I would suggest the timings are a bit ambitious with younger kids. Its definitely do-able but we ended up hiring a car (sorted out by Tony and Jackie, the management team, who were just fantastic all round) so that we could explore further afield. We also discovered a short cut walk to Evaristo, a smaller beach, which only took five minutes, which was perfect for the kids.

The mini market nearby is great for essentials but there is a slightly larger one - a bit of a treck in the heat though, especially carrying shopping, another reason why the car was a godsend. You could defnitely survive without the car, but we found it much easier with one.

Overall we thoroughly enjoyed our 10 days and would definitely go back. Thanks to Tony and Jackie for being so helpful and friendly. The welcome pack in particular was perfect - you thought of everything!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely villa. Would recommend.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this property for one week with 4 adults and 2 children aged 19 months. The villa was being cleaned when we arrived as we had an early flight and the property managers went out of their way to accommodate us and get the property sorted as soon as possible. Jackie had also left us a welcome pack which was super and meant we didn't have to rush out on the first night and get anything. A really lovely touch.

The villa was spacious, clean, well maintained and had everything we needed for the week. The pool was cleaned the morning we arrived and was a great size with lots of seating and sun loungers. Be aware though that the pool has a slope which isn't really clear in it and becomes over 2 meters deep.

At times the boys found it a little cold but we took a small inflatable paddling pool which we put at the side - problem solved!

The property is in a quiet location which was perfect for us with 4 or 5 beautiful beaches within walking distance, some nice restaurants and supermarkets.

One of the big bonuses with this property is that the managers really care about making sure you have a nice holiday. We had a couple of little issues while we were there and after texting Jackie she popped round the next day and sorted it.

We would recommend this property and will hopefully be returning ourselves in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Family Friendly Villa

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic villa - spacious as we were a party of 5 adults and 2 very young children. The pool is a large size and Tony and Jackie had everything organised and even stocked up on food essentials for us so we did not need to rush out to buy food straightaway. The beaches are a short walk away and the recommended taxi drivers are very cheap for trips to the old town or sites. Would definately stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
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1 May 2017 - 11 Jun 2017
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12 Jun 2017 - 3 Jul 2017
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4 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
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1 Sep 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
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Mid / Low
15 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
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1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

The prices quoted are for up to 6 people.
25% non-refundable deposit payable on booking.
Balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Refundable Security Deposit of £250 payable which is refunded within 2 weeks of the end of your holiday subject to a satisfactory property inspection.

Payment can be taken by cheque, bank transfer or through the HomeAway website by credit or debit card.

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