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Beautiful, Tastefully Furnished Villa Beside the Sea

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Nov-2016
Villa in Galé Beach, Albufeira, Central Algarve,Portugal, situated 50 mts. from the beach of Galé.

Situated 50mts. walk from one of the Algarve's beautiful stretch of sandy beach.

Lovely garden and pool. It is close to some of the best beaches on this part of the Algarve coast., such as S. Rafael, Evaristo, Coelha.. There are several good restaurants and a few bars within a easy walk of our property and it is ideally located for those who want peace and quite, but be relatively near to all amenities.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Speaks English, French, Portuguese

Guestbook comments from the manager

'Once again (4th visit<) a fantastic and relaxing holiday in a gorgeous spot literally within 2 mins walking distance to the beautiful Sandy Beach of Gale. Our lovely hosts Manuel and Josie as always so helpful, leaving sad but extremely relaxed, planning to be back very soon.' John and Diane Lloyd



Our first trip to the Algarve and definitely not our last. Thank you Josie and Manuel to make things easy for us. We will never forget the lovely sunsets we could enjoy from

the villa and how the kids enjoy the swimming pool and the lovely beach. I would definitely like to stay here again in the not distance future.' Family Robbins
Jun 2008
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6 Reviews

4.8
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

5

Holiday arVentos du Mar Villa in Gale' Portugal

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Ventos du Mar in March 2016 and had a wonderful two weeks here. We were made very welcome by the owner Manuel, who could not have done more for us. He left a welcome pack with essentials and took us to the local supermarket the day after we arrived.

The villa has everything you could need, and is very clean. The maids came to clean twice a week, as did the pool cleaner/gardener.

The villa is located a stones throw from the beautiful beach, located at the end of a quiet road. There are a few restaurants very near to the villa, which were lovely and ideal to sit and watch the sun go down from.

There is a large supermarket five minutes walk away, as well as a local shop at the top of the road for essentials.

The villa is very well located for a relaxing holiday, with plenty to do not far away should you wish. Zoo Marine is well worth a visit if you have children.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great villa, Fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fantastic two week stay at this Villa. Manuel, the owner was excellent. He met us to take us to the villa and had a welcome pack of some food and drink waiting. He visited or sent a text every few days to make sure everything was ok. The villa is comfortable and well equipped, with a great built in bbq in the garden. The villa was very clean on arrival and was cleaned again mid week with fresh towels left. We slept on the ground floor bedroom with the ensuite, while our two girls slept in the lower ground floor bedrooms, both had bathrooms. English TV was available. The pool and garden was fantastic. Our two girls loved it, particularly the small diving board. The beach is less than two minutes walk, with three great beach bars / restaurants. The furthest one away (only 5mins walks) was great for sun downer drinks. The Alaponia supermarket is less than five minutes drive away and has great range in marinated meats and fish for the BBQ. Other lovely beaches we visited included St Raphael are about five minutes drive (great beach restaurant at St Raphael (and the Sardina Restaurant, next bay along). Aqua Land (water park) was about 15 mins drive and Albefurria about 20 mins to the old town part. Manuel was very helpful and we would recommend staying here.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location and fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa just up from the beach. As a family we had a fabulous holiday in a lovely clean and modern villa with a large pool.The kitchen was well equipped and clean. All bedrooms were tastefully decorated and spotless. The owners Manuel and Josie were so friendly and nothing was too much trouble for them. The welcome pack was greatly appreciated as was Manuel taking us to the local supermarket on our first day and showing us such kindness. The restaurants and bars in the surrounding area were relaxed and child friendly. We could see Gale beach from our villa which was lovely at night when the sun was setting. The beach is clean and breezy. The little shop around the corner was quaint and the lady who owns it was always smiling and pleasant. You can even have a seat and a coffee and cake and chat amongst the locals in there too. We ate out most evenings, they is always a good selection of food. Jks is a fab restaurant the owners are looking very and so kind also the sports bar next door is great and welcoming too all child friendly. We went to the zoo marine which was later vied by Us All and did other activities. Gale is beautiful, safe , relaxed and full of tradition. We had a fab holiday and will definitely being going back to gale and our (home from home) villa ventos de mar.

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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south wales
5

excellent location

  • 5 of 5

nice villa, great location, and MANUEL the owner is the most genuine guy in the world, first class and I am definitely booking again next year,

  • Review Submitted: Oct 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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London
5

A real 'find' and highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

The villa, gardens and pool are superb; perfectly located next to Gale beach, within walking distance of our favourite restaurants. The villa is to a very high standard, comfortable, well appointed and ideal for families; the pool is fantastic - large enough swim properly, and the garden is very well maintained with lots of room for the sunbeds and garden furniture. The location really is 'next to the sea'...just a few yards away. The owner, Manuel was very helpful and a pleasure to meet. All in all, a real 'find' and highly recommended! We will definitely return!

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Bognor Regis, West Sussex
4

Gale

  • 4 of 5

The villa is perfectly situated within 2 minutes of the wonderful Gale beach, with 3 excellent restaurants all within walking distance. The villa owner was extremely friendly and helpful. The 'welcome' pack was very much appreciated, with all the necessaries including milk, orange juice, eggs, bread etc, enabling us to postpone our trip to supermarket. The garden area is beautiful and well maintained. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
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Location

Activity and Interests

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is Praia da Gale, nearby Praia da Coelha and Praia de Sao Loureço. Gale is a particularly wonderful spot to watch the fantastic sunsets and sunrises.

Travel:

Faro is about a 40 minutes drive. Car hire is not essential for this villa as there are a number of good restaurants and bars within walking distance and you can walk to the beach. Taxis are reasonably priced. However, we do always recommend car hire to make the most of your holiday in the Algarve as there are so many wonderful places to visit. It is a shame not to explore! We can organize transfers to and from the villa at very reasonable rates. Excellent car hire rates available. Contact-us.

Distances:

Water parks are within easy reach - Aqualand and Zoomarine (where you can swim with Dolphins) only a 15 minute drive and then a bit further Slide and Splash and Aqua Show. Many activities are close to hand - golf, water sports, tennis, horse riding, fishing, diving and much more. Guia Shopping Centre is situated 10 minute drive with a selection of shops, restaurants, cinema and bowling.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
MARCH 2017
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£492
for 5 nights
£689
 
 
APRIL 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£492
for 5 nights
£689
 
 
MAY 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£591
for 5 nights
£827
 
 
JUNE 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£748
for 5 nights
£1,047
 
 
JULY 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,112
for 5 nights
£1,557
 
 
AUGUST 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,281
for 5 nights
£1,793
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£748
for 5 nights
£1,047
 
 
OCTOBER 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£492
for 5 nights
£689
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Upon booking a 20% non-refundable deposit is required. The balance is due 8 weeks prior to the commencement of your holiday.

Changeover Day:
Saturday, but sometimes we can be flexible regarding the changeover day.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds and Euros.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Property Type

  • villa

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Location Type

  • beach

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower, basin, bidet, wc. En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with bath/shower, basin, bidet, wc Bathroom with shower, basin, wc to bedroom 3.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Twin bedded room en-suite bathroom. Twin bedded room.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Air-conditioning on ground floor (master bedroom and sitting room). Downstairs is cool enough but electric fans can be provided on request. Suitable for children. Complete garden furniture. Clients are kindly requested not to smoke inside the house. Outside: The villa is surrounded with flowers, a long green lawn, shrubs and palm trees. There is a large table for eating alfresco with sea views. Sun umbrellas and sun lounges. Private pool for sole use of our guests. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Maid service. Guests are asked to bring their own beach/pool towels please.

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