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Villa on the Beach of Galé. Deluxe. Private heated Pool (optional). Sea Views

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Updated: 24-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

About the property

Villa in Gale Beach, Albufeira, Central Algarve, Portugal - Peaceful Location, 50 Mtrs. From The Beach

'Ventos do Mar-2' This luxurious villa, recently refurbished, has been specially adapted, so that the part available for rental (240 sq.mts. /2580 sq.ft) ensures privacy for our guests in relation to Ventos do Mar-1 (P5501) and exclusive use of their own swimming pool. The lovely sun terrace on the first floor has magnificent sea and beach views. Situated 50 mtrs. from one of the Algarve's most beautiful beach. It is close to some of the best beaches on this part of the Algarve coast such as, Salgados, Coelha, S.Lourenco, S.Rafael. There are several good restaurants and a few bars within an easy walk of our property. Ideally located for those who want peace and quiet, but also be relatively near to all amenities.

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About the Owner

Manuel de Castro
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

13 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)


Fantastic Property

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic location and the owner went out of his way to make us feel welcome. He met us at a predetermined site, took us to the residence and provided many suggestions relating to great restaurants and places to visit. The property was extremely clean and the grounds were manicured to perfection. The residence had all the necessary amenities and the view from the top deck was fantastic. All in all a very pleasant experience and great vacation thanks to Manuel

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to stay in this luxury villa 6th August 2016 for a week. Manuel did everything to make our stay perfect, from the much

appreciated welcome pack, to allowing us to use the equally beautiful villa with amazing pool next door on our last day, as we had a late flight.

The villa was immaculate and equipped with everything you could need. It was spotlessly clean and the cleaning team return mid week

to ensure it stays that way.

The upstairs terrace with sea views is magnificent and perfect for watching the sun go down, before taking an evening stroll to one of

the bars or restaurants.

With the beach being literally 60 seconds walk away, it's perfect for an early morning stroll, midday swim or an evening picnic with prosecco.

All in all we had an amazing week with our 3 grown up daughters and will definitely be returning!

Thank you so much Manuel!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Simply superb

  • 5 of 5

Stayed recently a group of 3 couples for 10 nights and only regret is that it wasn't for longer! This villa is stunning, spacious and very well appointed. Lots of room for everyone, it's comfortable and stylish. Everything you need is in this villa and nothing is too much trouble for the owner Manuel who welcomed us on the first day, took us to the supermarket and a little drive around to.orientate us to the area and facilities. When we had a small problem he came immediately to address this. He also,waved us off at the end of our trip, such a lovely man. The location is to die for

Its literally a stones throw from the beautiful beach. The restaurants on the beach are good and very reasonable and Bellavita at the end of the road is fabulous with really friendly helpful staff. We would definitely stay here again as it is all that is said in the description and so much more.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic week in an amazing Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned home from a fantastic stay in this amazing villa, we were greeted by the owner Manuel who is a true gentleman, he made us feel very special and nothing was too much trouble , it was really re assuring to know he is only a phone call away should you need him, the villa is in a fantastic location , so close to the beach and restaurants , the italian restauarant - Bella Vita is first class.The villa, Pool area are very child friendly , there is plenty of room in and around the villa ,very secure with automated gate for the car and a pedestrian gate for strolling off to the beach, its even got a balcony area with brilliant sea views and excellent seating to enjoy a drink and all day sunshine.

We were very impressed with the large barbecue , visit the local super market ,large range of known brands - fantastic kebabs , charcoal etc , we dined on the outside table had a great time.

In summary an excellent villa , managed by Manuel , who is so genuinely helpful, in a great location,

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Old world charm with fabulous location and views

  • 4 of 5

This is a lovely private villa with plenty of areas to sit and relax. I enjoyed the heated pool but the BBQ needs to be changed to portable gas as difficult to fire up. we bought all the briquette fuel and lighting agents but had to resort to the electric cooker The villa is ideal for adults but is not really child friendly or safe when caring for an active toddler Older children would be fine staying here Manuel and Josie are lovely and could not have been more helpful. My daughter and granddaughter did not like the blankets as itchy for problem skin. Duvets would be better. The location is perfect so close to the beach and lovely restaurants The domestic and pool team were wonderful and so friendly We really enjoyed our stay

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Lovely views,relaxing week.

  • 5 of 5

Manuel was a true gentleman, and did everything, and more to make our stay as relaxing as possible

The beach extends for miles, and there are a number of restaurants dotted along the coastline, with wonderful views.

Hope you enjoy your stay as much as we did.,

  • Review Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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Activity and Interests


To the west of Albufeira is a tranquil area of low hills, fertile plains and wonderful beaches from intimate coves to the glorious sandy expanse of Praia da Gale.


Faro airport is about a 40 minutes drive. Car hire is not essential, but 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.


Guia is a wonderful little village with narrow streets, traditional cottages and a famous selection of chicken piri-piri restaurants. Here you can also find a post office/paper shop, small supermarket, several banks and a pharmacy.

Further Details:

Nearby is a Zoomarine where not only children but also adults can enjoy a full day out. Two water parks and horse riding centre not far away. There is also a large shopping centre with a good selection of shops, medical clinic, cinema, restaurants.

Prices and 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
for 5 nights
APRIL 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
MAY 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
JUNE 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
JULY 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

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. Payments are made by bank transfer. Credit cards not acceptable.

Changeover Day:
Saturday. In some periods of the year, we can be flexible.
Check-out time 10am. Check-in time 2pm. Also, depending on guests arrival/departure times, we can be flexible.

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

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 24-Mar-2017


Property Type

  • villa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Child's Highchair


  • Satellite / Cable

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Location Type

  • beach


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


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, air-conditioning. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, air-conditioning. Bedroom 3 with twin beds, air-conditioning.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Outside: Private heated (optional) swimming pool (8x4 mts) , garden area with pool furniture, sun umbrella. Patio with table and chairs. Sun terrace on the 1st floor with comfortable sofas to enjoy magnificent sunsets and lovely ocean views. Private car park with automatic system gate. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen and towels provided. Guest are request to bring their own beach/pool towels. Maid service . Other: TV bar lounge with satellite.

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