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Villa With Private Heated Pool, 15 Mins Walk To The Beach

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-Sep-2016
Villa in Praia D'El Rey, Silver Coast, Portugal - Peaceful Location On The Praia Del Rey Golf And Beach Resort

Our villa is situated in a peaceful location on the Praia Del Rey Golf and Beach Resort, 15 minutes walk from the Atlantic Silver Coast with its long unspoilt sandy beaches. The villa offers spacious family accommodation and is furnished to a very high standard with a fabulous large private balcony, outside sheltered eating area and BBQ. The heated pool and garden area surrounding the villa are ideal for children to play within view of adults wishing to relax and recline on the sunbeds! Tennis academy and food shop are 1 min walk away. The magnificent 18 hole championship golf course is considered to be one of the finest in Europe, rated No.1 in Portugal. Resort facilities also include a fabulous Clubhouse with an excellent restaurant and bar, which opens out onto a huge sun terrace overlooking the 10th fairway. Within walking distance is the 5* Marriott Hotel, which has an amazing spa and lovely restaurants. Other nearby activities include surfing, diving and horse riding.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Guestbook comments from the owner

'Having been to the Algarve for many years, we decided to try the Silver Coast and stayed at the Steene’s Villa for a week’s family holiday. Praia D’el Rey is a hidden treasure! The surrounding area is very pretty and the beaches are just beautiful with an amazing Golf Course. With time and care taken regarding the interior design, the Steene’s Villa is a joy to be in - very spacious and extremely comfortable with four good size bedrooms including three en-suites, another bathroom, a large open-plan meals and living area, both leading out to the spacious pool area. Lazing by the heated pool every day is easy as the location is quiet and peaceful. With the beach only a few minutes drive away, this is all you could possibly desire for a great family holiday. There are lots of places of interest and many lovely restaurants to enjoy nearby. The Spa at the 5* Marriott Hotel cannot go without a mention, offering an amazing selection of treatments, perfect to indulge in if you wish!'
Feb 2008
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1 holidaymaker review

4

Excellent Villa

  • 4 of 5

Excellent villa with 1st class amenties that my extended family and I made full use of. The owner provided easy communication and comprehensive information on the villa and location facilities as well as directions to everywhere. We filled our time with barbques, swimming, table tennis competions, golf, beach games and walks.

Good fun had by all.

The only reason it missed the 5* is that the location could do with alternative bars and restraunts within walkable distance operated outside the Marriot umbrella where the service did leave something to be desired.

We will consider returning in the not too distant future.

David & Eileen Murphy

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Eileen and David Many thanks for your positive review. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay and that the villa was to the high standard that you expected. It is always a balance finding somewhere that is not too commercialised and yet having a location that provides some tranquility away from the stresses of everyday life! On that point it does mean being being open to trying places outside of the resort, which is why I have my comprehensive list of other restaurants to try and I note from David's email that you embraced this fully. I do hope that you visit the villa again sometime soon. It will shortly be undergoing some updates to the lounge area with new sofas and colour scheme which will enhance it even more asthetically. Thanks for being such fantastic guests and for taking the time to make your review. Kindest regards Alison
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Location

Activity and Interests

Coast/Beach:

The beach is approx 15 minutes walk from the villa, minutes by car. The rugged coastline is spectacular with vast stretches of golden sand, ideal for sunbathing, walking and exploring. Many more beautiful beaches are only a short drive away. Details are provided in a booklet at the villa. Para-sailing, scuba diving, surfing and wind-surfing are also available further along the coastline. There is also a lagoon a short drive away where children can play safely in the shallow waters.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Lisbon, which is about a 50 minute drive from the villa. The route is very easy and the roads are excellent. Detailed directions to the villa will be provided on booking. Car hire is advisable.

Distances:

Lisbon is less than an hour away - lots of sights to see and great shopping at the Colombo Shopping Centre (all under one roof), fabulous restaurants and nightlife. Also, the Oceanarium is located in the Expo98 site on the banks of the Tagus. Obidos (only 15 min drive) is a medieval walled town with fascinating alleys, which have become home to high-class handicraft and gift shops, as well as bars and some excellent restaurants. There are details of many more places to visit at the villa.

Further Details:

There is a local food shop 1 min walk from the villa, a mini supermarket about 5 minutes drive and the main well stocked supermarkets are about 20 minutes drive. There is also a fabulous English speaking butcher in the next village (5 minutes drive) for the BBQ enthusiasts! There is a cash point at the Clubhouse and one in the local village, as well in as the main supermarkets. You can eat within the resort in the 5* Marriott's a la carte restaurant, family restaurant, pool-side restaurant (during the day), as well as in the numerous bar areas - tapas and delicious bar snacks. The Clubhouse also has an excellent restaurant and also serves meals in the more informal sports lounge area. Outside the resort, there are an abundance of restaurants in nearby villages (5 mins drive) and a little further afield in nearby Obidos and Peniche (both about 15 mins drive away). Details of these are given in a booklet at the villa along with directions. If you prefer not to drive, we have a very reliable taxi service who speak good English and can arrange drop off and pick up at a specified time. They also have a number of vehicles to accommodate various numbers of people. The great thing is that children are very welcome in Portugal, making eating out as a family easy and most enjoyable for all concerned. So all that remains is to do just that - enjoy!

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Rate 5
4 Sep 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
£1,200
£3,600
 
 
Rate 1
1 Apr 2017 - 12 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£700
for 4 nights
From
£175
£1,500
£4,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£700
for 4 nights
From
£175
£1,200
£3,600
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Booking Notes:
50% of the full rental cost is required at the time of booking with the balance to be paid 45 days prior to arrival. At the time the balance is paid, we require a deposit of £500, which will be returned to you within 14 days of your departure, less a reasonable charge for any damage/breakages etc. If you require the pool to be heated, this is charged at £100 per week.

Changeover Day:
We prefer to have our changeover day as Saturday. We can of course be flexible, especially if booking multiple weeks or for time out of school holidays. On changeover day, you can access the villa from 3pm and you must vacate on your departure by 10am.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
A non-refundable 50% deposit (of the full rental cost) secures your booking. This is required at the time of booking with the balance to be paid 45 days prior to arrival. At the time the balance is paid, we require a deposit of £500, which will be returned to you within 14 days of your departure less a reasonable charge for any damage/breakages etc. If you require the pool to be heated, this is charged at £100 per week.

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Facilities

General

  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Child's Highchair

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome

Location Type

  • beach
  • resort

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • 3 x en-suite, with baths and showers, basins, wcs and bidets. 1 x shower room with basin and wc.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 x double bedrooms. 2 x twin bedrooms. Cots available for hire. Black out shutters on all windows.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Cots and high chairs can be hired. Small food shop can be ready and waiting for you at the villa at an additional cost. Outside: Large heated private swimming pool (if heating is required, a supplement will be charged), outdoor shower, sunbathing patio area, grassed area surrounding the villa, ideal for children to play safely, beautiful palms and flowering plants, large 1st floor balcony. 6 x sunbeds, outside table, 10 chairs. Sun terraces leading out of 1st floor bedrooms, sun terrace leading from downstairs double. Lounge and dining room also lead on to terraces. Large built-in brick BBQ. Car port inside villa enclosure. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels (including pool towels) are provided. Maid service once per week with change of bedlinen and towels. Additional cleaning available on request at extra cost.

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