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Large Luxury Villa With Private Pool And Sea Views, Hillside Location



Updated: 21-Oct-2016
Villa in Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Ideal For Groups And Families

BOOK for 2017 at 2016 PRICES and get the best weeks still available - Early bird offer!

Casa Atlantida offers a super hillside location in Cerro Grande, just 1km west of Albufeira and a marginally over that from the picturesque little beach of Albufeira. Built in 2 levels, this is a spacious, bright and attractively designed villa of fine quality. Impressive and appealing furnishings adorn the lounge, including a modern two large piece suite around an ultra-modern glass coffee table. There’s a big screen satellite TV and a further sitting room with open fireplace. Loads of space is devoted to windows which access an ample terrace with lovely views across the valley to the ocean. The dining room leads onto the terrace. Large balconies surround the villa, one having a full sized BBQ area with seating and tables and all have fantastic views of the sea, Albufeira town and the new Albufeira marina. This villa is ideal for Large Groups. Free Wireless Internet provided.

Property Licenced for Tourism Rentals - Licence 450/14 of Albufeira City Council

Proprite Licenciê pour Utilization Turistique – Licence 450/14 de la Mairie de Albufeira

Staying in less than 7 days means that the minimum STANDARD RATE are applied (255 GBP per night) - independently of the chosen season.

More Details
  • Sleeps 12
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner


My name is Alex and I am a father of three -the best thing in life!

About Villa Atlantida some words:

I am an ex- Hotel Manager and decided to built this villa for holiday purposes -it contains some aspects that an hotel possess -safe, fire blankets, etc - and villas dont.

The villa has a plot of 1500 sqm and was idealized from a famous Portuguese architect.

Beautiful sized gardens, two pools, 3 floors, 250 skm of inside areas between living and dinning rooms, bedrooms, ensuits, bathrooms, fire place, etc.

The area is probably the best one (and one of the newest) in Albufeira, with extended sea and Albufeira views, in the private spot of Cerro Grande - 10 minutes walk from the Center and all amenites.

You will not find better in the area. Enjoy Villa Atlantida!!

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Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian

2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

Hello Alex&Familly.

Just want to thanks for our lovely period in your superb villa - kids loved the pool area.. Albufeira is an outstanding place. Positively recommed it.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear John: Hope you had a nice return home and thank you for the positive feed-back on your staying....and yes! ...Albufeira is an outstanding place. Regards to Marie. Alex. Hope to see you in future!
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Excellent house

  • 5 of 5

A big, beautiful house with lots of space both inside and outside.The poolarea was particularly popular with our 4 children, 2-9 yrs. They want to come back. The house is well maintained and the owner couple is very friendly and obliging. For a 2yearold all the stonestairs can be a problem, or rather for the parents. Because of all the stone and marble the acoustics are difficult but I would absolutely recommend this house to anybody. We were a group of 10 people from 2 to 70 yrs.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Greetings to Uppsala! Thanks Gunilla for your feed-back - it is very important for us! We cannot solve the marble acoustic but we would like to say that we will take your important feedback in consideration. Already missing your simpaty! Hope to see you in future. All the best for your familly also. Regards, Alex
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 50 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Cerro Grande Bar at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : Salgados Champ at 5 Kilometres Nearest Train : Albufeira Train Station at 25 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : N125 at 18 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Cerro Grande Restaurant at 200 Metres Nearest Beach : Albufeira Beach at 900 Metres Car: not necessary


You are 15 minutes of walking distance of Albufeira Beach. 7 minutes car distance of Galé, Salgados, etc. The nearest Beach is less than 0.5km. Marina is less than 0.5km.

A little further afield there there is a good selection of good beaches running both to the east and west from the town...Praia de Balaia, São Rafael, Praia de Castelo, Praia de Falésia, Praia de Galé, de Olhos d’Agua, Praia de Maria Luisa being the main ones.


Faro is the next airport. 40 minutes by car. Due to villa location car is not needed.


You are located in Albufeira Centre.

Thematic Parks: Zoo-marine, Slide and Splash, The Big One, Museums of Albufeira, Zebra Safari, the list is endless...

Nearest golf course is 0.5km to 1km.

Nearest Supermarket is less than 0.5km.

Nearest Airport is 35km to 40km

Nearest Water park is 4km to 4.5km

Nearest Zoo is 4km to 4.5km.

Further Details:

First and foremost, Albufeira is famed for its beaches, for the countless shades and tones of its rocks and cliffs. This is a place where people live to the rhythm of the great holiday destinations, sunbathing during the day and at sunset flocking to enjoy the restaurants, bars and discos that enliven the night-time hours.

Just a few miles inland and everything changes. The green of the countryside is dotted with almond, fig, orange and pine trees and decorated chimneys stand out against the ochre of tiled roofs.

Albufeira boasts beaches where the sand is fine and the sea a turquoise blue sheltered by cliffs which are canvasses painted with a whimsical palette of natural hues. It is for its beaches that Albufeira is internationally renowned, because all of them are different...and they are all equally enchanting. Nightlife, sunshine, beaches and lots and lots of animation are just some of the guaranteed features of Albufeira. Bucolic villages invite you to experience a way of life rooted in the tranquility of nature, to add another dimension to your holidays. Here the life has the rhythm of a tourist metropolis and, as the sun goes down, meet the sun lovers at the many discos, restaurants and bars. Sports are also a good reason to come and stay in Albufeira. Tennis, golf, water sports and much more make the delights of the most demanding sportsmen.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 10
2 Oct 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 11
18 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
8 Jan 2017 - 25 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
25-Feb-2017 -8-Apr-2017
26 Feb 2017 - 8 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
9 Apr 2017 - 29 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
30 Apr 2017 - 27 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
28 May 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Jul 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 4 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Staying in less than 7 days means that the minimum STANDARD RATE are applied (255 GBP per night) - independently of the chosen season.
Payment is by bank transfer in sterling or euros. 20% deposit on booking and the balance 1 week before arrival. Full terms and conditions on booking or on request. Other tariffs can be arranged depending on special conditions.

Start Booking for 2017 and get the best weeks!

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are preferable on Saturdays or can also be flexible - please ask.

Notes on prices:
This villa books early, check availability before query.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 21-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village


  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 450 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Two en-suite bathrooms with bath/shower and wc, second floor. One bathroom with bath/shower and wc, first floor. One bathroom with shower and wc, first floor.


  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10/12 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Two master bedrooms which each have their own dressing area and private en-suite bathrooms (sea view), second floor. One bedrooms with single bed, first floor. Two bedroom with twin bed, first floor.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Note: this villa books early, check availability calendar before your query. Transfers: we have a partner company with whom we work, if you require transfers please ask. Welcome packs: are provided also - the cost will depend on your party's number. Outside: Below, reached from the terrace by 15 steps, there is a shallow private pool (0,85m) and a large kidney shaped pool alongside the sun terrace. You have also barbecue area, pool and chair tables. Spacious gardens for kids. An additional benefit is the special filtration system for the swimming pool which requires very little or no chemicals to be added. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are changed twice a week. Other: Also our property is licenced for Tourism Usue under the licence nº450/14 of Albufeira City Council and Tourism of Portugal. Alojamento Local nº450/14 Below, reached from the terrace by 15 steps, there is a shallow pool (0,85m) and a large kidney sh

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