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Delightful, modern villa in a quite and peaceful area. Private heated pool (opt)

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Guia, Nr Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Ideal for a relaxing holiday in the sun. Magnificent views over farmland towards the coast.

This gorgeous 3 bedroom villa in Guia, near Albufeira, 5Km to the nearest beaches: Galé, Salgados, Lourenço, Castelo, Coelha, S.Rafael. The villa is located in a very quite country side area, 600 mts. from the famous village of GUIA and has magnificent views over farmland towards the coast line. Has its own private pool 8x4 mts which can be heated (at a supplement charge).

It comprises, on the groud floor: 2 bedroom and 2 bathrooms being 1 ensuite. Spacious Dinning and Sitting area /open space fully equipped Kitchen. On the 1st.floor, a master suite with bathroom and north/south sunny terraces with beatiful panoramic views. This villa has fantastic outside space making this the perfect family holiday retreat.

It is also fully air conditioned throughout.

The owners, Manuel and Josie live in the adjoining villa, but your privacy is guaranted.

More Details
Registration Number : 41859/AL

Property Manager
Manuel de Castro
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in the Albufeira in the Municipality of Albufeira

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 2 single beds together
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Zoo Marine Park is within 1 km. Water Parks very near.


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Delightful, modern villa in a quite and peaceful area. Private heated pool (opt)
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

A beautiful bright villa within walking distance of the village and easy reach of gorgeous beaches!

  • 5 of 5

We are just back from a wonderful stay at Manuel’s villa. It was just perfect and met all our needs as a family of 2 adults and 4 children.

We arrived to a welcome pack which was so thoughtful as the children were hungry and polished off the loaf, cheese and ham which were waiting on our arrival along with other items! Thank you Manuel!

The pool was fab and we paid the supplement to have it heated which meant our morning swims were perfect too.

The house is more spacious than the photos show with the high ceiling and open plan area allowing a big family to spread out. The double bedroom upstairs has two balconies off it. The sun hits one in the morning and the other in the afternoon. This gave again more space for everyone to find their own private area when needed.

We hired a car and this allowed us to see the beautiful surrounding area really easily. We went to different beaches each day and found the Portuguese coastline amazing.

We visited a couple of markets and neighbouring coastal towns aswell as the caves at Benegil which were definitely worth a visit!

Even though we were only in the villa for a week, it’s central yet private gated location allowed us to maximise our activities very easily with very little driving.

Oh yes the shopping centre 5 minutes from the villa was fab for some evening shopping as it was open until 11pm!!!

Thank you Manuel and family for a fun filled holiday in your beautiful villa ! We will be back and plan to stay longer next time !!! :)

  • Review Submitted: 11-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent stay in a green, sheltered, private surrounding

  • 5 of 5

We, 2 adults and 2 children, had a marvellous stay in Manuel de Castros Villa in July 2017. Quiet surrounding, fantastic pool, nice lounge area just outside parents bedroom overlooking the pool. Both breakfasts and a few dinners where spent in the gardens dining area.

Walking distance to Guia (approx. 15-20 min walk) with a few restaurants. By car you are able to reach most of what the Algarvecoast has to offer within 30-45 minutes drive - nearest beach 10 minute drive, cave excursion tours (or boat trip to other beaches nearby in Aracao de Pers) 15-20 min by car. Algarve shopping center is to recommend for shopping ( 5 mins by car). Has a food court as well as a very nice sizable supermarket.

In addition Manuel and his wife are nice caring hosts who certainly walked the extra mile! Assisted with car rental locally, due to late arrival made sure we had breakfast the following morning and assisted throughout our vacation with insightful tips on day tours etc.

Thanks for a fantastic vacation!

Kristina Vernersson with family

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dawson family

  • 5 of 5

This was a great well spaced out villa for families,we stayed with our 3 kids on top floor while my sister's family stayed on bottom floor.my first impression was excellent, everything was clean and well maintained.The top floor had all you needed washing machine, dishwasher, cooking appliances even your own living area inside and eating area outside and in.The pool area was excellent and was cleaned a few times we where there.shops are about 10min walk however the owners live next door and took us 1st day shopping and was no problem taking myself a few times again though out our stay,plus offered us run to beach.our overall stay was fantastic, owners couldn't be more helpful, was lovely and quiet and would def recommend.plus only 10 min drive to old town albuefia.Thank you again for a great time Manuel and family from the Dawsons.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The perfect holiday place to stay

  • 5 of 5

When we arrived at faro we were early, we got our transfer to guia manuel the owner was so kind he gave us a lift to get some shopping we had a look round the algarve shopping center which is great, he picked us up took us to the beautiful villa and very modern apartment the villa was so bright and spacious well maintained a fab big pool i would recommend this villa its in a great location to get around, some great restaurants in guia also a great bakery fresh bread early mornings for the rolls they sell fast it opens at midnight ok on your way home from the bar if you can stand, zoo marine was a big favourite with us all and the beach at gale is great loule market not too far a short drive and albufeira both old and new towns the cocktails are mad. both manuel and josie are great genuine people who want you to have the best time they can't do enough to make your stay brilliant what ever you need to know or want, if they can help they will, ho and manuel is a true yorkshire lad at heart we can't wait for our next holliday visit.MANY THANKS TO YOU BOTH THE FELLOWS FAMILY.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a find - a beautiful villa in a very peaceful setting. Having the owner living next door was a bonus - Manuel made us feel very much at home from the moment we arrived in Guia and it was great having someone with local knowledge to point us in the right direction for restaurants shops and local areas to visit.

A perfectly relaxing holiday - bliss

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic property

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to this property and we were not disappointed. The villa was very clean and well furnished throughout. The little touches and attention to detail were appreciated such as the welcome pack upon arrival, cleaning during our stay, towels changed etc. The outside of the villa was equally as impressive, with two dining areas downstairs overlooking the wonderful pool. The villa is split in two with a spacious, modern apartment upstairs. Staying with three families this allowed us to have a bit of space as well. The pool was lovely and a great size for lots of fun. The area of Guia was excellent and allows you an opportunity to experience authentic Portugal, with superb restaurants, bakery etc, it is also very handy for heading to Albufeira (the old town was great for the kids). The owner of the property Manuel was extremely friendly on arrival and was very helpful throughout when required. The area was very peaceful and was perfect for a thoroughly enjoyable family holiday. We will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: August 2014
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Nearest Airport
43 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
600 Metres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Galé, Salgados
Car: recommended

This villa "CASA DA QUINTA" is within five minutes' drive of the glorious, sandy expanse of Praia da Galé. A slightly longer drive takes you the 10km to Albufeira with its lovely beaches, quaint old town, restaurants, bars and nightlife. The famous Zoomarine park can be reached in five minutes and there are two Water parks and horse riding centre also not far away.


Faro Airport at 43km. Full driving instructions will be provided following acceptance of booking. Car Hire recommended but advice on airport transfers can be given.

Further Details:

Situated in Guia, 10 Km west of Abufeira, the villa is situated in a tranquile area within easy walking distance of Guia with its famous Chicken Piri Piri restaurants. The village has all the amenities you would need: banks with ATM facilities, Pharmacy (English speaking), paper shop and post office, bakery, coffee shop and bars. There is a small, daily local market offering local produce. Less than 5 minutes'drive will take you to Algarve Shopping Centre where you will find a large supermarket and huge selection of shops and outlets.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in the Albufeira, Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
APRIL 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
MAY 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
JUNE 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
JULY 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We require a 25% booking deposit and the balance 60 days prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day: We are flexible.
Maid service.

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

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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