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Luxury Villa with Panoramic Sea Views

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Carvoeiro Clube, Carvoeiro, Algarve - Perfect for a Family Holiday

Casa na Colina is a luxury villa home in exclusive Carvoeiro Club, set in its own secluded garden with lawns, bougainvillaea, olive, jacaranda, orange and lemons trees, on a hill not far from picturesque Carvoeiro village. There are spectacular, panoramic views to the ocean 600m away and all along the coast. 10 x 5m private swimming pool. Pool heating at extra cost is optional. The house is air-conditioned and and centrally heated throughout (air-conditioning, central heating and logs for the fire included in the price.)The house is maintained and equipped to the highest standards. Celeste, our perfect housekeeper, provides a full maid service and ensures that linen is spotlessly clean and the beds are changed twice a week. 2 good golf courses a mile away. Wifi internet connection.

Registration Number : AL Registration Number 50

Owner
Helen/David Crowe
Member since: 2004
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
7 November, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Some of the compliments we received from people who stayed at Casa na Colina in 2012



“your home is lovely and welcoming. we will return again” February 2012



"Our stay at Casa na Colina was absolutely wonderful! The weather was superb and we were able to get to know the Algarve region at a time when it was not crowded with too many tourists. Celeste was so attentive and made our stay so comfortable. Thank you!” June 2012



Arrived at villa and we think it's wonderful, having a great time so far.



“Villa was great. Hope to return” July 2012



“Casa na Colina is as ever wonderful” August 2012



“We've been having a fantastic time at your amazing villa - you are really lucky to have such a lovely place!” September 2012
Feb 2004
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
Casa Branca
Nearest Beach
600 Metres
Paraiso
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

There is one little, sandy beach between our house and Carvoeiro, another in the village, and lots of other lovely, sandy beaches within 10 to 15 minutes by car.

Travel:

From Faro airport it takes about 50 minutes to drive to our house - mostly along the new motorway. Car hire is recommended. Lisbon and Seville are each about three hours drive.

Distances:

Carvoeiro village is about 800m away with its beach, little shops and many restaurants. Lagoa, 5 km inland, has a daily, indoor fresh food market. There is a large Intermarche supermarket on the way there.

Further Details:

Nearby facilities include water parks, sailing and boat trips. Ancient Silves is well worth a sight seeing visit. A trip to the hills round Monchique makes a pleasant outing. Cape St Vincent with its massive cliffs is the south west corner of Europe is less than an hour by car and on the way the attractive town of Lagos should not be missed.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Mato Serrão in Carvoeiro

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • There are four bathrooms, one en suite to every bedroom, each with bath, shower, wc and (except bathroom 4) bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The master bedroom has a double bed and dressing room. The three other bedrooms all have two twin beds. All bedrooms have air conditioning and central heating, when needed. Child's cot available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is a large shady terrace outside the lounge, dining room and kitchen - marvellous for outdoor meals. Also, a large built-in cushioned seat for snoozing and enjoying the view. Air conditioning and central heating and logs for the fire are included in the price. Outside: Casa na Colina has its own heated 10 x 5m swimming pool (Heating at extra cost is optional.) The pool is surrounded by a spacious sitting area with lots of pool loungers. There are gentle staircase steps to the shallow end (80cm deep) -deepend (2m deep). A safety net to protect children from the pool is available. Pool side fridge. Pool shower room and wc. BBQ. Garage. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Celeste, our kind and efficient housekeeper, who comes every weekday, cleans the house, makes the beds, washes up and, on request, does personal laundry. Towels supplied and changed twice weekly. Own towels needed for pool and beach.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Lovely Villa

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely villa and we would very much recommend. Owners more than helpful and respond to any query quickly. A very proficient housekeeper, Celeste, who does a wonderful job keeping everything clean and tidy every morning (she is very friendly, but discreet whilst working and doesn't interfere with your holiday). Celeste doesn't speak English so it's a giggle trying to have a conversation or ask for something sometimes. ... Google Translate came in really handy!).

The villa is about a 25 minute stroll to the centre of Carvoiero, mostly downhill on the way, but a few steep hills on the way back and no pavements, but there is street lighting. This wasn't a major issue though as taxis from the centre were only €5 and always available.

The garden is beautiful. We did have a bit of an issue with many gardeners arriving unannounced and using noisy machinery for hours, but I guess they have to do it sometime to keep the grounds looking so good, but it would be better to be advised when a whole afternoon's peace & relaxation would be interrupted (the owner's weren't aware of this and were annoyed on our behalf).

The pool was large and a nice temperature, with roman steps for easy access. The sunbeds had nice thick mattresses so very comfy.

Bedrooms are all downstairs, nicely appointed and spotless. On the first floor there's a beautiful lounge, which, being summer, we didn't utilise, but can imagine in the Winter months would be very comfy with beautiful distant sea views. The large balcony on the first floor was enjoyed a lot for breakfast and lunches and importantly there was always shade available. There is also a lovely BBQ area on the ground floor which again benefits from shade.

I thought it didn't have an outside toilet or shower, it was only after a few days we realised it was on the side of the villa!

Lots of books to borrow in the cupboard in the dining area.

The only constructive feedback I can think of is :

1. Another couple of umbrellas around the pool with heavier bases as we had to chase them around the garden on occasions.

2. A list of dates/times when gardeners/pool cleaners would be arriving, purely so you could organise your day's activities around this necessary maintenance.

We've no doubt you'll have an extremely enjoyable holiday at Casa na Colina.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sue Thank you for your kind comments about our house. Helen and I are pleased that you enjoyed your stay there. Thank you too for your constructive comments - particularly those about the gardeners. We will see what can be done to forewarn future guests.
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Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA
5

Reserve early for this wonderful holiday home!

  • 5 of 5

Husband, daughter, grandson and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Casa na Colina, in Carvoiera. The heated pool was the main attraction for our 7 year old grandson, while we appreciated the gorgeous views of the sea and the proximity to the lovely town of Carvoiero some of the finest beaches in Europe. I had constant contact with the owners, who we found to be very kind and extremely helpful. We wanted to take the housekeeper, Celeste, home with us, as she is excellent. We hope to stay at Casa na Colina again, soon, but as we learned this year, one needs the book early, because the word is out that this is a great place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wunderschöne große Villa

  • 5 of 5

Eine sehr gepflegte, große Villa mit viel Platz, großem Garten und einen wunderschönen großen Pool. Viel Platz für Kinder zum austoben. Jedes Schlafzimmer hat eigenes Badezimmer. Wir waren insgesamt 8 Leute und haben uns gegenseitig nicht gestört. Ein schöner Ausblick von der Terrasse oben. Kann man entspannt sitzen und Sonnenuntergang genießen. Küche gut ausgestattet. Alles nötige, wie Waschpulver, Tabs etc. vorhanden. Unter der Woche kommt Haushaltshilfe und räumt auf, wechselt die Handtücher, macht Betten... Man kann entspannt den Urlaub genießen.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A piece of paradise on the Algarve

  • 5 of 5

We had glorious 10 day stay in this fabulous villa. The place was kept spotless by a delightful maid. She was cheerful and friendly. Luxurious fabrics have been used in all the living areas including the bedrooms. The hall with it's chandelier and winding marble stairs puts you in mind of South Fork and Dallas. No attention to detail has been overlooked with a well stocked kitchen with all the gadgets you could need, beautiful pictures and pottery from Porches pottery about 5 miles away.

We hope to return soon

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely property and excellent service.

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely enjoyed my stay at this property. It was clean and well maintained. We will visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Edwin.
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Northamptonshire, UK
5

Peace, Pool and Plenty of Room

  • 5 of 5

My first trip to Portugal and the bar has been set high. Casa na Colina is the perfect place for peace, relaxation and proximity to the sea - and for ice-cream! The villa is of a very high standard: clean, uncluttered and lots of space so that you don't have to trip over your fellow holiday-makers. The bedrooms (four of them) all have their own en-suite and are extremely comfortable. All of this is looked after by Celeste, the housekeeper and a real treasure, who made a lazy time even lazier and kept the whole place spick and span.

The all-essential and good-sized pool beckoned almost on an hourly basis (we were very lucky with the weather at this time of year) offering an interlude from reading or dozing in the sunshine.

The villa is 10-15 minute walk from good restaurants and 20 minutes or so from the beach at Carvoeiro (but longer to walk home given the hill, my age and the ice-creams). Further afield there is lots to explore which is what I shall try and do more of next time. That and the other flavours of ice-cream I missed out on this trip.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Mato Serrão, Carvoeiro / Lagoa region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter 2017/2018
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£420
for 3 nights
From
£140
£980
 
 
Spring 2018
29 Mar 2018 - 11 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
£1,300
 
 
Early summer 2018
12 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£660
for 3 nights
From
£220
£1,500
 
 
Midsummer 2018
9 Jun 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£840
for 3 nights
From
£280
£1,900
 
 
High Summer 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,140
for 3 nights
From
£380
£2,600
 
 
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£840
for 3 nights
From
£280
£1,950
 
 
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
£1,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£540
for 3 nights
From
£180
£1,050
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A non refundable deposit of 20 per cent is payable on booking with the balance payable 28 days before arrival.

Changeover Day:
Flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.
Reductions may be available for smaller parties.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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