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4 Bed Villa, Air/Con, GATED Private Heated Pool, Games Room, Wi-Fi, Walk to Town

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-Nov-2016
Villa in Armacao de Pera, Central Algarve - Large Games Room (Pool, Ping Pong, Tv/ps2), Walk To Beach, Restaurants, 5 Water Parks

400 yds from the beach and many restaurants. No car needed. Casa Alegre faces due south, with fantastic sea views. Wake up to see the local fishing boats at work from both the master bedroom and rear twin bedroom with balcony / table and chairs. The property is completely private, with its own gated heated swimming pool. Armacao de Pera boasts the longest beach in the Algarve. This is of beautiful fine sand, stretching for miles. To the East it is lined with fishing boats and served by beachside restaurants. Immediately in front of the villa and to the West the coast changes to small coves and secluded beaches. The beach is a 400 yd gentle walk from the villa, and presents the perfect backdrop. If you crave privacy, a very short drive away are some of the most beautiful, secluded, sandy beaches and coves in Europe, our own favourite being Marinha. The location is excellent - There are 5(!)water parks within 10 mins of the villa - Slide & Splash, Aqualand, Wet N Wild, Zoomarine and Crazy World.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We first went on holiday to Portugal over 25 years ago. We found our perfect second home Casa Alegre. I live in England with my husband and have 4 children, apart from being a maid and a taxi service to our children, we have made our villa very child friendly, with its own gated swimming pool.

I work from home letting out properties in the Algarve. I started with our own villa Casa Alegre and I am now renting out 15 villas these have 2 - 5 bedrooms all in central Algarve. The owners of the properties are friends who we have met over the past 10 years. I know the area very well and can offer renters & owners the benefit of this knowledge.

Our dream goal for us is to emigrate to Portugal one day, where we have made many friends.

Happy Holidays, Sue.

Call Manager
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

A letter received by suesvillas from one of our guests during the volcano's disruption to the UK Airports.

Dear Sue, My family & I would just like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you for all your help with accommodating us at our time of need allowing us to stay the extra week, especially at no extra cost this was very kind of you. I, like thousands of people, were very pleased to finally get back home. We will be defiantly be booking with you again.

Thank you very much. Mrs M Thornson. UK.



'What a great holiday, the games room was a bonus for the children, it kept them entertained in the afternoons while the sun was at its hottest. Thank you'



Thank you Sue for arranging our holiday this year, we all had a fantastic time at Casa Alegre, the kids loved the games room and the pool.



Francine and James got married on Saturday 6 march, We had 30 guests for a BBQ at the villa(s) the games room proved very popular, many thanks.
May 2004
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8 Reviews

5
based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

5

Fantastic holiday at casa alegre,

  • 5 of 5

Had a fantastic holiday at Cass Alegre, great clean villa, games room great for keeping the kids entertained, friendly welcome on arrival from Anita, will definitely book again,

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review John. We will look forward to hearing from you in the near future.
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5

Great Holiday here, again !

  • 5 of 5

The 3rd time using the villa, 4 couples, and as the previous twice, great!

The villa is clean, very well equiped and well appointed.

An ample sized pool

All that is needed for a fantastic self catering holiday.

A large supermarket just up the hill was very useful

A great view from rear of the property towards the sea.

The beach, lovely and sandy with beds and umbrellas, and town a short walk from the villa, The walk back is up a short incline.

There are good resturants both on the beach and in the town, recommend The Clipper at the end of the prom and the sardine resturant to the right as getting onto the beach.

A car was hired, via the link in Sues letter, and was delivered and picked up to/from villa.

The manager was more than helpful giving much more information than just the do and don'ts. The cleaner, although having poor English was friendly and helpful.

All in all a great holiday, good chance of us making a 4th visit :):)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review Roger. We are pleased you all enjoyed your stay at Casa Alegre again this year and will return soon. We look forward to welcoming you on your 4th holiday at Casa Alegre.
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5

Lovely clean well equipped villa great pool etc.

  • 5 of 5

A big thank you for allowing us to rent your beautiful villa, at times there were 13 of us ranging from 6months to 70, everyone had a fantastic time and we've now got 3 swimmers without arm-bands from your lovely pool. the villa has everything needed to make life easy, the games room was excellent and the range of TV programmes or DVD great. We'd definitely recommend Casa Alegra to our friends etc. Anita is so nice & helpful also Louisa. Armacao De Pera is really lovely with very nice people lovely restaurants our favourite is Villa Do Italia in Porches fab. food & staff, but there are lots more lovely ones along the beach.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments Margaret, we are pleased you all had a fabulous holiday at Casa Alegre. That's wonderful to hear the news of the new swimmers in your family. We hope to see you all again very soon.
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5

lovely villa

  • 5 of 5

lovely villa, ages ranged from 12 to 76, games room a big hit, very spacious, plenty of room to chill out

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We work hard to make Casa Alegre family friendly for all ages and are delighted you enjoyed your holiday. We hope to see you again soon.
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5

Fabulous Villa

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from our lovely stay in this fabulous villa... We are a family of 9...ages from 61 - 1 years old. Really enjoyed our stay here the games room was a really hit with teenagers. The whole villa was so child friendly for our 1 year old from the stair gates to the gates at the pool. The area around the villa is just fantastic plenty of restaurants to choose from. Great information when we arrived also really quick response from owner. Would highly recommend anyone to stay here. Hope to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovey review, We are pleased you all had a fabulous stay at our villa and you will be booking with us again soon. To make guests with young children feel more relaxed while on holiday we have made Casa Alegre as safe and child friendly as possible, including fully gating the swimming pool.
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5

Fantastic Villa

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic villa in great location

Had everything we needed

Kids loved the pool and games room

Great choice of dvds and books

Would def recommend to my friends

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review We are delighted you all had a great time at Casa Alegre, and look forward to welcoming you again soon Sue
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Location

From the Owner

We brought this villa because of the fantastic facilities in the area and near the longest beach of in the Algarve "Armacao de Pera" The town of Armacao de Pera has now been pedestrianised from the 'Garbe Hotel'(holiday inn) to 'Fisherman's beach', with a great range of bars restaurants, & shops all within walking distance of the villa just 8/10 minute walk. There really is something for everyone here. The area is easily accessible with Faro airport only 35 Minutes drive away and only 2hrs 45min from the UK. There are also 5 water parks around this area the nearest being only a 10 minute drive away.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 55 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Beach bar at 400 Metres Nearest Golf : Vila Vita Golf at 550 Metres Nearest Motorway : A22 at 9 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Sardinha beach restaurant at 400 Metres Nearest Beach : Armacao de Pera at 450 Metres Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

The beach is 400 metres from the villa.

It is a gentle walk to the beach where you will find the first of many restaurants at the start of the pedestrianised town of Armacao de Pera.

Armacao de Pera boasts the longest beach in the Algarve. This is of beautiful fine sand and stretches for miles. To the East it is lined with fishing boats and served by beachside restaurants. Immediately in front of the villa and to the West the coast changes to small coves and secluded beaches. If you crave privacy, a very short drive away are some of the most beautiful, secluded, sandy beaches and coves in Europe.

Travel:

A car is NOT essential.

I am happy to arrange Airport transfers and/or car hire if needed.

A hired car can be delivered to the villa any time during your stay if required.

Distances:

Town - 8/10 minute walk, or 2 minute drive to free beachfront car park. 20 + brilliant restaurants in town. There are 5 fantastic theme parks within a ten-minute drive from the villa. These are all very different, satisfying all tastes – those craving excitement or a quieter day, most catering for all ages within the same park. They vary from water parks (Slide & Splash, Aqualand, Wet N Wild) offering huge flumes, slides and wave pools, to the unique “Krazy World”, and Zoomarine.

Further Details:

Provisions can be purchased locally, in Armacao de Pera, with Pingo Doce the locals supermarket choice, offering great fresh food at low prices. If you prefer English brands the Intermarche supermarket (less than 1 mile from the villa) offers familar choices, at "holiday" prices. These can also be purchased (at far lower cost) at Iceland, a short drive away at the up-market ‘Algarve Shopping’ complex, which boasts a hypermarket, boutiques, numerous (10+) restaurants offering a variety of cuisine, bowling alley and (very good) multi screen air-conditioned cinema, with most films in English.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Saving you £300
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 
 
mid season
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
mid season
24 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
£1,036
for 5 nights
£1,450
 
 
peak
22 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
14 night minimum stay
£3,900
for 14 nights
£1,950
 
 
peak
19 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
14 night minimum stay
£3,900
for 14 nights
£1,950
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
October
30 Sep 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
£596
for 6 nights
£695
 
 
November
4 Nov 2017 - 11 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Changeover Day:
Saturday. Other days may well be possible off season - please ask. (No hidden extras) bedlinen/towels, solar pool heating, air-con, gas, electricity are included.

Notes on prices:
Casa Alegre is a very popular villa....If this villa is booked for the dates you require please email me as i do rent out more 2 - 5 bed villas.

Saturday change-over, other days may be possible please ask.
Short breaks are charged at a 5 day stay.

Booking Notes:
To secure the dates you require a booking deposit of £300 per week is required.
The Balance is to be paid 10 weeks before your arrival date.
A £300 security deposit is required 3 weeks before your arrival date.
This is refunded 1 week after your departue provided the villa is left in a satisfactory condition & Casa Alegre keys are returned back to me.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Casa Alegre is a very child friendly popular villa, offering gated heated swimming pool, large games room & with fabulous sea views. Short walk to beach, restaurants & town of Armacao de pera. free Wi-Fi, 40" wall mounted internet TV with full english channels & Free video on demand films, Xbox 360 Console with Kinect & games for hire only. Dvd player with over 50 films, Video player with over 90 Videos, many books for all ages to read while on holiday. The villa also benefits from a very large games room in the basement offering you Table tennis, 6ft pool table, PS 2 with games that keeps the children quite for hours, while you can relax with a glass of wine near the pool. Casa Alegre also benefits from having a solar heated swimming pool. All bedrooms & lounge have air con/heater (at no extra cost for our guests) What ever you are looking for in a great holiday, this is the villa to book

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Car Available

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Bathrooms

  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower, wc, bidet and wall mounted Hair dryer. Family bathroom with large bath/shower, wc,bidet and wall mounted Hair dryer. Shower room with full height shower and wc and wall mounted Hair dryer.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot, 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot, A single bed can be put in this room
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: For our tall guests ... All beds have no ends on. Total - 2 double beds, 4 single beds, 1 sofa bed. 2 Cot & high chairs, All bedrooms have air/con/heaters.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Genuinely short walk to town, beach, restaurants The Swimming pool is completley Gated There is a large Gated covered children's creche area outside the lounge the travel cot located in the lounge can be placed into the creche if needed. For the older children their is a Large Games room in the basement with ps2 & Games, Pool table & table tennis table This is a very large villa and is suitable for the larger family/families sharing/ and is an excellent base for friends on golfing holidays Genuinely close to Restaurants and the beach a car is not essential, making this villa ideal for your next holiday. Outside: The lounge leads out onto a large Gated covered children's creche area & to the covered outside dining area, with extra large table, & 10 chairs, BBQ and Oven. This leads onto the private heated swimming pool with cover (8 x 4m), with poolside shower. 8 New Sun loungers & umbrella are provided. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels (for use in the villa) and linen are provided and changed weekly (NB: Cot linen is not supplied). To keep your luggage weight within the air lines correct limit rule, I do rent out beach towels if needed. Maid service - Saturdays for 5 hours. Other: If you want to take a break from the children, there is a spacious games room in the basement of the villa This includes table tennis, pool table, TV, PS 2 +games, hi-fi, toys and books There is ample space to store golfing equipment

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