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Spacious 3 bedroom apartment in the exclusive Old Village Vilamoura,free wifi!

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, plus cloakroom

Our spacious semi-detached 3 bedroom apartment is located in the exclusive Old Village. This first & second floor property comprises of an entrance hall with cloakroom, leading to the large comfortable lounge with fireplace, and Sat TV, incl SKY Sports. Two sets of French doors give the room a bright, airy feel. The dining area adjoins a separate fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, fridge, cooker, washing machine & microwave. A winding staircase leads to the second floor where you will find 3 double bedrooms & 2 bathrooms,1 being en-suite. Stairs from the landing lead up to the large roof terrace with stunning panoramic views across the Old Village & Vilamoura to the sea. This is a feature of the property both day & night, the terrace has a shower, plus food prep area with sink & fridge, BBQ & outdoor furniture. Within the Old Village there are cafes bars & restaurants & a well stocked supermarket. The complex boasts 3 swimming pools, which have sun beds for hire & poolside bars. Brand new additions to the Old Village are the outdoor fitness area, childrens play area, and free wifi throughout the Old Village including inside the apartment!

Golf Information: This 3 bedroom apartment is ideal for golfers. Within a ten minute drive there are six championship golf courses.

The Old course being one of the first built in the Algarve in 1976.The closest course to the apartment is the Pinhal course two minutes to the first tee, a beautiful course lined by pine trees(the course can be seen from the roof terrace) and costs about 55 Euro per round. The Laguna course is fairly new and is full of water hazards just waiting for your tee shots. The Millennium course is varied with some tight holes and some more open allowing you to be more aggressive with your shots. The Victoria is expensive(110 Euro) but is truly a championship course. Within 40 minutes there are more than ten other courses to play.

The Old Village : The Old Village with its pedestrianized cobbled streets and beautifully maintained gardens, walkways and pools is truly enchanting, and we believe our apartment provides the perfect base for a wonderful holiday experience. The surrounding area is quiet and peaceful, yet is within easy reach of the marina, beach and all amenities.

There are three beautiful swimming pools within the complex for the exclusive use of owners and guests, and a children's play area.

More Details

Sheelagh Rigby
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

Why Sheelagh Rigby chose Vilamoura

We came across the Old Village by accident whilst staying in Vilamoura and instantly fell in love with the place! We decided it was the perfect location for family holidays, and came home 3 days later having bought our apartment. We viewed several on the complex but this one stood out, because of it's cool, spacious interior, convenient location and the stunning views from the roof terrace.

What makes this apartment unique

Amazing roof terrace! And everything you need on your doorstep, including great restaurants and bars, pools and supermarket.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Vilamoura in Quarteira

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • village
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , fully tiled bathroom with wash basin and vanity unit.
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , fully tiled bathroom, with wash basin and vanity unit
  • Both bathrooms newly re-furbished to a high standard. Both bathrooms have WC, basin, bath with shower over. There is also a shower on the roof terrace. There is a cloakroom with WC and hand basin on the lower floor.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , En-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • The main bedroom has a double bed, en-suite bathroom, and french windows which overlook the roof tops to the sea. Bedrooms 2 and 3 both have twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers, night table with lamp and room fans. Cot available on request (fee payable).
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
If you are staying for 14 nights, maid service is provided half way through your stay. Additional maid service can be provided for an extra fee. Towels and bed linen provided, but not beach towels. For two week bookings all linen and towels are changed at the end of the first week. Checking in- not before 2:00pm to allow time for cleaning of apartment, but check with the managing agents OV-International reception on your arrival, especially during off peak. The reception can be found in Church Square beside Casa Do Largo restaurant, 100 metres from the apartment. Checking out- please vacate the apartment by 11:00am- if you need to store luggage on day of arrival or departure, please ask at reception.


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Spacious 3 bedroom apartment in the exclusive Old Village Vilamoura,free wifi!
average rating of 4.6875 based on 16 reviews

Location was nice

  • 4 of 5

The apartment its self was very basic. It was disappointing that even the most basic things were not provided such as salt,pepper,bin liners,washing up liquid etc;

Bed mattresses and towels were poor as was the general quality of the building,front door was extremely difficult to open and not enough sockets adapters being required for most rooms.

Shopping and resteraunts were near by which helped enormously and prices were comparable with the UK. Staff at the reception area were very helpful and polite. Word to the wise when going down to vilamoura marina and returning local taxis are generally cheaper than the train bus if there is more than 2 of you.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Lovely apartment in a great place with fantastic views on roof terrace

  • 5 of 5

We really liked this property and the olde village is great too. Maybe having the essentials there would improve things like salt, pepper, tea towels, beach towels and the front door really needs fixing but we'd still definitely stay there again as it's ideal for us in a great central location and only a walk away from the marina during day and taxi at night. Third time in vilamoura we love it!! The roof terrace has great views and the olde village a fab complex with three pools and bars and restaurants. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment : stunning roof top views

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment, spacious: over 3 floors. Fantastic views from the roof terrace. Plenty of space there for sunbathing and dinning with a charcoal BBQ.

Accommodation is clean, homely and comfortable, everything one would need: including a dishwasher and washing machine.

The village is beautiful too:, amazing buildings, stunning flowers and lots of places to eat and drink and has a bakery and supermarket.

The Marina and beach a short walk away.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sherri for your kind review - so pleased you enjoyed your stay!
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  • 5 of 5

Clean and spacious. Lovely town house would definitely go back there again the family had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you William! Always good to get feedback, especially when its this positive! Best regards, Sheelagh
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Favourite place!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location right in the centre of the beautiful Old Village, close to supermarket and several restaurants. Within a 10-15 minute walk to marina (it's a lovely walk!). Stayed in Old Village seven times; this apartment 5 times and returning again this year- everything you need provided in the apartment and it is very clean and reasonably up to date. The owner, Sheelagh, is lovely and very helpful. I would definitely recommend it to anyone! It's starting to becoming an annual trip for me..! :)

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay Caitlin! Look forward to having you back again soon!
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Lovely apartment, great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is close to the minimarket, restaurants, bars and pools yet is also quiet. Roof terrace is very good with lovely views towards the marina. Everything you need is provided in the apartment.

We really enjoyed our stay and would recommend this apartment and the Old Village.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, so glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Princess Garden Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1500 Metres
Falesia, Vilamoura
Car: not necessary

The Old Village is the perfect holiday base for all ages, there is something for everyone.

Set within beautifully manicured gardens, it has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. There are three swimming pools, bars and restaurants, a well stocked supermarket, and even a bakery.

There are 5 championship golf courses located nearby, The Pinhal golf course actually surrounds the Old Village. There are 2 water parks within easy driving distance & Zoo Marine where you can swim with dolphins (book early).

If you enjoy tennis, there are courts just 5 minutes walk away.

Just a 15 minute stroll away from Vilamoura with it's beautiful blue flag beaches where you can enjoy a wide variety of water sports, or relax in the sun.If you don't feel like walking, you can hop on the land train, popular with children and adults alike!

The fabulous award winning Vilamoura Marina is definitely worth a visit both day and night, with its range of designer shops, fantastic variety of restaurants and cafes, Casino and lively bars - a great place to watch the world go by.

The fishing town of Quarteira is within a five minute drive of the apartment where traditional Portuguese cuisine is in abundance. There are markets to visit everyday in the surrounding towns. Or you can just relax at the Old Village at one of the pools & enjoy the bars & restaurants within the complex. There is a new children's play area, and outdoor fitness area. The Old Village also now benefits from free wifi throughout, as well as in our apartment.

Other Activities: Water parks, karting, shopping, Tennis, Sea fishing, Boat trips, cycling, water sports.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Vilamoura, Algarve

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Winter 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
April 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Summer 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

We require a deposit of 20% to secure your booking, and the balance is payable 8 weeks prior to your check in date.
If your departure date is less than 8 weeks away, full amount is payable at time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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