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Luxury Villa In Countryside w/Private Pool, Within Walking Distance To Beaches



Updated: 17-Jan-2016
Villa in Caramujeira, Carvoeiro, Lagoa, Porches, Western Algarve, Portugal - Short Distance To Golf Courses And Water Parks

Vila Soalheiro, the luxurious villa with private pool is situated in the peaceful quiet area of Caramujeira, between Porches and Carvoeiro, near the Atlantic Ocean. This private villa has all the luxury and comfort for a great stay and within a short (walking) distance of several beautiful beaches (like Marinha, Albandeira and Benagil) and many Golf courses within 10 mins drive. Comfortable walking area from the door. Local activities include golf, horse riding, diving, surfing, swimming, tennis, walking, sailing, cycling, fishing, windsurfing and water skiing. Restaurants and family attractions like Slide and Splash, Aqualand and Zoomarine are easily reachable by car. In the villa you’ll find a lot of information about the region and all these activities. We will meet you on arrival to welcome you to your holiday home and will be available to answer all your questions. You'll find everything for a relaxing family holiday in Vila Soalheiro in the Algarve. We offer you free WiFi.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 45 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Carvoeiro at 10 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Milho at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Marina at 2 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Albandeira at 3 Kilometres


There are several lovely beaches a few mins away, like the superb beaches Albandeira and Pr.da Marina. The quaint fishing village of Benagil is a 5 minute drive, with several restaurants and a small sandy cove. Numerous beaches locally within a 10 minute drive of the villa.

Carvoeiro 7km away is one of the Algarve's bustling fishing villages with plenty of shops, banks, restaurants, bars and a beautiful sandy beach. Armação de Pera (10mins), boasting one of the finest longest sandy beaches.


Faro airport is a 45 minute drive from the villa 55km approx. Car hire is essential for this villa and recommended as there is so much to see and do in the Algarve.

We can recommend a reliable car company that offers good service and where you get 10% discount, if you call our name. Full directions will be provided upon booking.


Caramujeira s a rural area about a 2 mins drive from the EN 125 exit near the Intern. School, Porches). Just outside Carvoeiro (8 mins) there are 2 large Supermarkets for all your needs. Lovely beaches, nice old towns, banks, shops, bars and restaurants are all within easy reach, but a car is required in this location. Albufeira (30 mins) Portimao and his famous beach Praia da Rocha (20 mins). Guia Algarve Shopping 20 mins, Lagos, a old charming town and the cosmopolitan Marina in 30 mins.

Further Details:

The Algarve, with more than 300 days of sunshine per year, is perfect for walking, sightseeing and cycling and for all the sports you can imagine, like surfing, karting, golf, kayaking and even extreme sports such as skydiving, rock climbing and wake boarding. There is a riding school nearby 3 mins and tennis and diving clubs in Carvoeiro. Families can enjoy 2 big Water Slide Parks 10 mins drive Slide & Splash(Lagoa) and Aqualand (EN 125-Alcantarilha). Zoo Marine (EN 125-Guia-Albufeira) within 20 mins drive, with Dolphins and high dive show. Boat trips along the coast (with dinghy rides into the caves or looking for dolphins). You’ll find a lot of information in the villa about the region and all these activities. The owners of the villa, will meet you on arrival to welcome you to your holiday home and will be available to answer all your questions. The Algarve, Europe's sunniest spot, is waiting for you! A number of banks with cash machines and a wide range of smaller shops are provided at Carvoeiro and Lagoa, approx 8 mins drive. The seaside village of Carvoeiro is on some of the most fantastic coastline of the Algarve - a maze of cliffs, caves and grottos set in clear blue waters. This small fishing village has a small beach and attractive square and benefits from a range of restaurants and bars to suit most tastes. Ferragudo 15 mins which still remains as a virtually un-spoilt small fishing village with nice sandy beaches. Porches 5 mins drive, houses some of the best traditional Potteries in the Algarve. Portimao 20 mins, today is really all about shopping (AQUA centr)and sardines and is located at the mouth of the River Arade, it provides a natural harbor. On the river front near the square with the cafés, many different boat tours and deep sea-fishing outings can be booked. A boat Marina is opened adjoining Praia da Rocha. Outside of Portimão, you’ll find Autódromo Internacional do Algarve, a International race circuit with many champignon ships and events.


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 50% of the total cost of your accommodation is due at the time of booking. The remainder is due 8 weeks before your arrival date. Bookings made within 6 weeks of the start of your holiday must be paid for in full at the time of booking. A security deposit of £ 150 will be required with final payment. This will be returned within a fortnight of departure from the property. All clients agree to report any damage to the property or its contents as soon as possible during their stay.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible. In the summer changeover will be on saterday. Villa will be available from 3pm on arrival and should be vacated by 10am on day of departure. We will try to accommodate any reasonable variations on these timings.

Notes on prices:
Notes on prices: The rent is based on staying with four people and includes: bedlinen and towels, use of swimming pool, washing machine, dishwasher, gas, water and electricity * (*During the months November to March excluding electricity), and final cleaning. Extra costs when more than 4 persons: £ 90 per person/per week. Discount for second week available in low season. Discounted long-term winter lets available.
Between September and June, we recommend the use of Pool-Heating. Cost GBP 110 wk

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Updated: 17-Jan-2016
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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
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea


  • bay
  • caves
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite very luxury bathrooms to bedroom 1 and 2 with two basins, WC, walking in shower and a bath. En-suite to bedroom 3 with a shower and a basin unit. Separate WC on ground floor.


  • 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 (first floor) with double bed (220x180), has large patio doors which open onto the terrace. Bedroom 2 and 3 (ground floor) with twin beds in 1 room and a double bed in the other bedroom. All bedrooms have a fitted wardrobe and airco / heating.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Notes on accommodation: Vila Soalheiro is a non-smoking villa. The living area and the 3 bedrooms have air conditioning for the summer months and heating for the winter evenings. Two bathrooms have heaters. Electricity is included in the rental rates from April to October. It will charged separately from November to March GBP 45,-- p/wk. Recent refurbishment makes this a top quality rental. There is also a security safe. We are child friendly and can provide the use of a cot / junior bed (2) and highchair (2) at no extra cost. Free WiFi/ Internet acces. Outside: There are extensive terrace areas for sunbathing. The private swimming pool is 11 x 5m with a lovely shower. There are plenty of tables and chairs for outside eating or to relax on in the garden and on the first floor with stunning sea views. Veranda with 2 chairs overlooking the pool. Furniture includes 6 dining chairs and large table, 6 lounger, lounge-sit over covered and BBQ facilities. There are a variety of shrubs, palm trees, cacti and various fruit trees. Utility Room: Washing machine and iron / ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: You will be provided with luxury towels (3 per person) and cotton bed linen. Bedlinen will be changed weekly. Option: you can order a special towel (rental)arrangement with 6 or 12 big towels for using to the pool or beach. 6 towel GBP 25,-- or 12 for 50.

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