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Deluxe Four Bedroom Villa With Private Pool, Games Room, Table Tennis, Wireless



Updated: 15-Nov-2016
Villa in Parque da Floresta, Nr. Salema, Western Algarve 7389/AL - Peaceful Location, 2 Minute Drive To The Beach

Villa Joia is a deluxe four bedroom villa with private pool, air conditioned throughout and with the added benefit of free wireless internet facilities. At the entrance is a spacious and inviting open plan lounge area complete with flat screen TV and a DVD player. The luxury kitchen has fully integrated appliances, and leads onto a full length balcony with table and chairs plus sofas for alfresco dining and total relaxation. Three of the bedrooms are situated on the ground level and open onto the beautiful pool and terrace area. The fourth bedroom is located on the upper level and is a double configuration. In addition, there is a separate games room with a pool table and corner sofas. The villa has an exterior table tennis table located around the pool area. The nearest beach is Salema, a mere 5 minutes drive and the nearest supermarket is just a short drive away offering a variety of national and International produce.

Rental license number 7389/AL

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Our family ( including 3 teenage boys) have been coming to this wonderful part of the Algarve for over 20 years and it is the perfect antidote to our busy hectic lives in the UK. We have enjoyed many a long summer break here either by the pool, on the golf course or body boarding on the west coast.

We know the area extremely well and will be very happy to advise on restaurants, car hire, golf club hire , the best beaches and even on where to go rock climbing.

Rachel and Andrew

Call Manager
Speaks English

2 Reviews

based on 2 holidaymaker reviews


This villa lives exceeds all that is promised.

  • 5 of 5

The property certainly lived up to and exceeded our expectations - immaculately clean and lots of wow factors - heated pool great - superb terrace areas - generous welcome pack etc. The proximity to Salema (which is perfect - great sandy beach, variety of restaurants and bars) is very convenient and for 7 euros a minibus would collect six of us and take us to the town! Despite losing the golf course is excellent. Cannot speak too highly of the villa. Will be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Golf Magic

  • 4 of 5

We chose this Villa primarily because our teenage son is golf mad! We were a little weary as we don't usually rent villas in built up areas but this lived up to the description, images and our expectations. It was wonderfully clean, well kept, superb quiet location on a very friendly comfortable golf course. The instructions were extremely exact and easy to follow, the welcome pack was VERY welcoming and everything went exceptionally well. We would certainly recommend this to our friends and family and hopefully we will be able to revisit ourselves.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

The property was designed to keep 3 active boys busy so has a unique games room compete with pool table and decorated with various sports memorabilia. There is also a table tennis table out side and a good size swimming pool.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 100 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Onsite Nearest Golf : Onsite Nearest Train : Lagos at 20 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Lagos at 20 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Onsite Nearest Beach : Salema at 2 Kilometres Car: necessary


2kms/5 minute drive to the secluded golden beach of Salema, which is also a pretty and unspoilt fishing village full of charm where you can find numerous traditional restaurants.

20 minutes to the West Coast beaches where you will find the fabulous Praia do Amado.


Faro is the nearest airport, and approximately a 1 hour drive. The distance is 100kms.

Lisbon Airport is approximately 2 and a half hours drive and around 312kms in distance.

Seville Airport is approximately 2 and a half hours drive and around 310km in distance.


With its maze of cobbled streets bustling with pavement restaurants, and busy cafe bars, Lagos is a vibrant centre full of life, and only 16kms away. Also a town of culture and history dating back to Roman times. It was from here in 1415 that Prince Henry the Navigator launched his fleet and set the stage for Portugal's Age of Discovery. Right out to the west is the port of Sagres and spectacular headland of Cape St Vincent, the most south-westerly point in continental Europe.

Further Details:

Other resort activities include tennis, facilities include four floodlit courts with a choice of surface from either a traditional hard court or a ‘Masters’ artificial grass, a football pitch with a PFA Football Academy, bowls, horse riding in the nearby Costa Vicentina Nature Reserve, mountain biking, jeep safaris and various water sports can also be arranged. Alternatively indulge in the very latest range of exclusive treatments at Spa Floresta, as well as alternative therapies for both men and women.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
4 Nov 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas & New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
4 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid high
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid high
27 May 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
8 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 6.0%

Booking Notes:
Check in time on the day of arrival is 16h00 and check out time on the day of departure is 10h00.
Notes on prices:
Includes Maid service as per booking confirmation
Welcome food hamper
Pool/beach towels
Free wi fi
Rental license number 7389/AL.
Pool heating can be provided on request at £250 per week . Please indicate when booking if you wish to take this option.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 15-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

The seating on the upper patio outside the kitchen area is the perfect pace to start and finish the day . There are views out across the resort and over to the sea at Salema. There is also a beautiful 'big window' in the lounge area where you can watch the sunrise and then later in the evening be mesmerised by the twinkling lights of Luz and beyond.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Staff


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • resort


  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 bath with walk in shower & WC. En-suite to bedroom 2 shower cubicle with WC. En-suite to bedroom 3 bath with separate shower. En-suite to bedroom 4 shower cubicle with WC. WC at entrance level.


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with Double bed. Bedroom 2 with Twin beds. Bedroom 3 with Twin beds. Bedroom 4 with Double bed.


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


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Smoking is not permitted in the villa and pets are not allowed. A digital safe is provided. Cots and highchairs available for a small charge. Our villa has been issued with an "Alojamento Local", a license required and issued by the authorities in Portugal which certifies that the property meets the legal standard in respect of safety, comfort and hygiene. License number 7389/AL. Outside: The villa has extensive landscaped gardens which are beautifully maintained. The pool size is 12.00m x 4.00m, with depths of 1.50m - 2.50m. Pool heating is on request at an additional cost of £250 a week. Furnished balconies on the upper level, with a barbecue and exterior dining facilities for al fresco dining. Table Tennis table. Private driveway suitable for up to four cars. Utility Room: There is a sizable utility room downstairs with a washing machine, tumble dryer, cupboards and a sink. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Cleaning on arrival and departure, plus a mid week towel change is included. A cleaning service with linen change is provided for 2 week durations. Pool towels provided with our compliments. Other: Games room with pool table, and corner sofas - perfect for the children, or adults alike! The games room leads directly to the swimming pool area where there is also an exterior table tennis table.

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