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Oasis Parque, Heated Pool, Games Room And Air-conditioning

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 14 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Alvor, Western Algarve, Portugal - Opulent Large Sofas, Games Room, Private Heated Pool And Tranquil Gardens

The Villa is as new and benefits from its own private heated and evening lit pool, with Ex-pat TV and 28 UK TV channels and radio. Hi speed Wi-Fi installed new to 2015, ideal for iPads, IPhones / IPods / tablets ensuring 24-7 access. April 2015 has seen a New LED Smart TV (ideal for Movies, Sports, Amazon stick etc) and Xbox 360 installed to the Ground floor triple bedroom, which guests can bring their own games to use to further keep the children entertained ! Stunning 4 bed 2 bath luxury villa, sleeps 10 on the upmarket Oasis Parque Country Club of privately owned villas on the outskirts of Portimao and just a 5 minute drive from Alvor/Rocha. Private heated pool with lighting in the evening. Games room ideal for children with table tennis, pool table and multi gym. 4 double bedrooms, the villa is ideal for two families and golf syndicates. Spacious accommodation, air-conditioned throughout. Opulent large sofas seat 12 and bean bags for the kids. Large LCD TV with XBox 360 and DVD Player. Open plan feel, dining area, leading out onto superb landscaped private gardens and pool area. Ideal for lazing in the sun whilst the children take a swim in the heated pool. Large table, parasol and chairs seating for 8, to enable you to dine alfresco. Barbecue to rear and heated pool with private gardens. Leisure facilities on site include heated indoor pool, outdoor pool and children’s pool. Jacuzzi, tennis courts and children's play area cafe (free Wi-Fi), bar and restaurant.


Owner
Mr David Norris
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017

About Mr David Norris

I live in England with my 2 children Bradley and Liberty and work with my business partner importing goods from overseas together with managing the property rental business. We like to spend most of our holidays at the villa and are always upgrading and modernising the decor and furnishings and keeping the property to a high standard and maintained. We love our home in the Algarve and are sure you will too ! New to 2013 is the "Love Bed" which is a fantastic way to spend an afternoon relaxing with a book and glass of sangria (or two :-) ) Hope that you visit us soon - Obrigado !

Mr David Norris purchased this villa in 2005

Why Mr David Norris chose Portimao region

We love Oasis Parque because of the well maintained and on site secure facilities. There are some beautiful beaches and both the Praia Da Rocha marina and Alvor village boast a great range of bars and restaurants. The area is easily accessible with Faro airport less than 40mins drive away.

Although the villa has its own heated pool with underwater lighting, Oasis Parque also has a huge indoor heated pool with Jacuzzi, Tennis Courts and play park together with cafe / restaurant which is ideal in the evenings with themed nights and BBQ's !

The Villa was built by a renown UK builder which again attracted us to buy in this area and after several years the villa still looks as good as new.

What makes this villa unique

What we enjoy as a family is the privacy and security of the villa and its surrounding area. The Oasis Parque complex has an ex-pat community, which all keep an eye out for one anothers property. It is so nice to get away from day-to-day normal life in the UK and have peace of mind that within a 2.5hr flight, you can be lazing in the heated pool with a chilled glass of Sangria and a bowl of olives whilst sunbathing. The villa is constantly being maintained and upgraded to ensure the property and furnishings are kept to as high a standard as possible. This in turn seems to attract the better rental guests who also look after the villa and treat it as their own !

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for letting your beautiful villa to us, it was a great holiday we all enjoyed it very much! It is a lovely villa and so tastefully decorated. I sincerely wish you the best of clients for future lettings and hope that we might return in the future to OASIS PARQUE, Kind Regards, Paula Finn.



Just a quick note to advise that we had a lovely holiday and your premises was perfect for us with the facilities you offered. Regards & Thanks. Ken O’Sullivan.



We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at your villa thank you - I hope you received the message I sent on our return. It was a lovely villa and we had a very relaxing time just enjoying the facilities it offered. Thanks. Jean O Reilly.



Thanks for the use of the Villa my family and I really enjoyed, more than happy to recommend to family and friends. Regards. P. Ellison.
Jan 2011
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Portimão in Portimão

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Two bathrooms. One to each floor with the up-stairs being en-suite. Each having bath, shower and toilet facilities.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, 1 x double and 1 x single bed - GF. Bedroom 2, 1 x double and 1 x single bed - GF Bedroom 3, 1 x double bed with balcony - FF Bedroom 4, Master en-suite, 1 x king size bed with balcony - FF
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Non-smoking inside the villa and no pets or stag/hen parties accepted. Outside: Private heated pool, with lighting in the evening and enclosed gardens. Superb landscaped private gardens and pool area. Ideal for lazing in the sun on the loungers, whilst the children take a swim in the heated pool. Towels and linen provided (Except beach towels). Furnished externally with a large table, parasol and chairs seating for 8, to enable you to dine alfresco, or evening drinks on the balconies. Barbecue is provided and are a favourite in the warm Portuguese evenings with the underwater pool lights as a back-drop. Utility Room: Washing Machine and clothes airers provided. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included and cleaned at the start and end of each stay. Stays of 10 nights or more include free mid linen change. Additional maid service also available. Meet and Greet service included. Other: Private heated pool with lighting in the evening and enclosed gardens. Games room ideal for children with table tennis, pool table, Darts and multi gym.

Reviews

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Oasis Parque, Heated Pool, Games Room And Air-conditioning
average rating of 4.8 based on 6 reviews
5

Lovely big Villa, very clean and well laid out.

  • 5 of 5

Quiet location with big indoor and outdoor pool, tennis courts with onsite cafe.

Villa pool was big enough for for all to enjoy and set out well.

Would highly recommend

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Irene, we would love to welcome you back and glad you had a fantastic holiday and time at our villa. Regards Dave
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4

Large and airy well equipped villa

  • 4 of 5

We have just returned from our lovely holiday at Villa 154, Oasis Parque in Alvor. The villa was well equipped and clean. The games room was a bonus in the very hot temperatures during the day!

We opted to have the pool heated during our stay and we were not disappointed as it meant that the children were happy to be in there all day.

We have visited Alvor a number of times and just love the place.

I would however say that if holidaying in peak season, a car is essential - if only for supermarket trips as booking a taxi can take some time.

We had a couple of issues - the air con unit in one of the bedrooms leaked water and although the engineer came out straight away, the dripping continued and as such we could not use the air conditioning in our bedroom. Also we found a parasol stand in the garden (full sun more or less all day) but no parasol. On looking further I found it in the games room, broken. Francisca said she would bring round a new one but it didn't arrive. We managed to tape it up and use it for the last week of our trip.

Overall the villa is in good order but would benefit from some minor repairs over the winter season to make it perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tina, August is peak season and whilst there are ample taxis available, with the heat and laid back climate then its best to pre order the taxis using the number we provided in the info pack to prevent waiting or as you say a car hire is an added luxury to also imptove this. This is the first ive got to hear on both the New Parasol being broken and put in the games room and the aircon leaking to one of the bedrooms ? Had i known i could have also pressed Francisca and her helpful team to resolve. It would be great to see you return and hope you had a fantastic holiday and thank you for your feedback ! Regards Dave
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5

A super villa & very well looked after .

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 on the first floor & 2 on the second floor & a spacious lounge. It was very clean & tidy & we were greeted as we arrived. The owner is very helpful. We had plenty of swim towels.The villa has everything you need to cook for a large family. Lots of plates, glasses etc. It has a lovely BBQ outside. The villa is decorated very tastefully & to a high standard. Plenty of outside seating all new. The pool is super, if you go out of season it is best to pay the extra for the heating, it was worth every penny. It also has a games room in the basement with darts, table tennis & a pool table.

Outside the sunbeds are very comfy & it has the sun all day. It is in a lovely area & you also have use of the Oasis parque indoor & outdoor pools. We loved the villa so much we did not use these. It is best if you have use of a car but Taxi's are always available. A couple of bars/ restaurants within walking distance. Also nearby are 2 huge hypermarkets very handy. It is between Alvor & Portimao with Praia da Rocha worth a visit. Would highly recommend this villa. It also has a great TV package & a DVD player ideal for children & husbands !.

The pool was kept very clean & the garden is lovely too.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Julie and you were fantastic guests to have in our Villa ! We can only hope all the guests are as good as yourselves and glad you had a fantastic holiday and enjoyed your stay at the villa :-) Kind Regards Dave
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Thurrock, Essex
5

A beautiful villa with lots of space

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience of a villa holiday so we didn't quite know what to expect, but we were not disappointed. We had early morning flights and arrived at the villa earlier than expected. Francisca was there with her team and were more than happy for us to be there whilst they continued to clean and get the villa ready for our stay. We were made to feel very welcome. The villa itself is very clean and well presented. It is larger than we expected and split over three floors. The games room downstairs was an added bonus as was the xbox 360 in the kids bedroom! The outside area was a great space too. The pool was well maintained as a pool cleaner did visit during our stay. The chlorine seemed quite strong though, and our kids did have to wear goggles most of the time. The patio and BBQ area is where we spent most evenings and was such a lovely place to relax. There was only 6 chairs and there was 8 of us so was a little annoying. There is plenty of space to sunbath by the pool in the well maintained garden. The garden has sun all day and the pool starts to get shady late afternoon. The kitchen is more than equipped with everything you need including a dishwasher. There is normally a washing machine too but this was taken away on our second day to be repaired and never returned (we didn't plan to do our washing on holiday anyway)! There are plenty of towels and extra bedding if needed too. Our sheets and towels were also changed in the middle of our 2 week stay.

There were 8 people in our party - 4 adults and 4 children. There is so much to keep the kids entertained in this villa we didn't use any of the facilities Oasis Parque had to offer. Oasis Parque itself is made up of mostly villas and apartments. There is a large leisure complex in the centre with swimming pools, tennis courts, a cafe and a reception area where you can book day trips. You can order takeaway from the cafe but have to give 24 hours notice. The leisure facilities are free to use when you stay here.

We used a 8 seater taxi to take us out and about. We would hire a car next time. It costs around 13 euros to get to Praia de Rocher and slightly more to get to Alvor. Alvor was our favourite place to visit. It's a traditional Portuguese fishing village and comes alive in the evenings with its restaurants and bars. The beach here is beautiful too.

The nearest supermarket is a 20 minute walk away from the villa.

We had a fabulous stay

muito obrigado to its owner David Norris

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive and detailed review of our villa. Francisca and her team do a great job keeping the villa immaculate and i will pass this on to her also :) I am over at the villa tomorrow and Francisca has mentioned the washing machine can jot be repaired, so we are buying a new one on Monday and i believe Francisca team assisted with laundry during your stay.....I will also purchase two additional outdoor dining chairs so thanks for the feedback on that :) We always look forward to "good" guests returning and look forward to hearing from you again - Obrigado ! Dave
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Leicestershire
5

stunning villa

  • 5 of 5

We booked this Villa for our first family trip to the Algarve where we combined family activities with the Wife's skydiving at the drop zone 5only mins down the road. The Villa itself was perfect for our family of six, the swimming pool, Table tennis, and Pool table gave the kids plenty to do when we was back at the villa (eldest child even started beating me at Pool :-/ ) having spent the days on Alvors breath taking beaches in the winter sun. David and his team in Portugal made us feel very welcome with complimentary wine, tea and fresh produce. The villa is very luxurious well equipped, we never found ourselves without anything we needed.

We also recommend getting on a boat trip, in winter they do not run many group ones so we charted a boat from Alvor boat trips for 150 Euros which was very good, they took us over to Lagos where they took us in to the caves and grottos which were stunning the guide Luis provided us with lots of history on the Algarve coast too.

We had such a great time here we already want to book again for this Christmas.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Alvor and Praia Da Rocha and Vau
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

A delightful community of privately owned villas on the outskirts of Portimao and just a 5 minute drive from Alvor/Rocha, where there are sandy beaches, coves and restaurants.

Travel:

40 minutes from Faro airport.

Distances:

Oasis Parque is a highly desirable development with a delightful setting. Just five minutes from the cosmopolitan town of Portimao and the new marina, it is also close to the fishing village of Alvor, which provides excellent restaurants in the evening. Praia da Rocha is also 5 minutes away and Albufeira is approx 20 minutes away

Further Details:

Beaches & towns - Oasis Parque is just 7 minutes (5km) from the safe, sandy beaches at Alvor, Vau and Praia da Rocha. The Western Algarve hosts spectacular scenery with a magnificent coastline featuring honey coloured cliffs, caves and endless breathtaking sandy beaches washed by the glistening Atlantic Ocean. The historic towns of Loule, Lagos and Silves (with a 12th century castle) are all a short drive away.

Local amenities: Shopping & restaurants – There are two large supermarkets within walking distance, Intermarche and Jumbo at Portimão Retail Park, Aqua Portimão. Aqua Portimão, which cost 106 million euros to build, is now open with 117 stores, covering 35,500 square metres and is the fourth largest shopping mall in Portimão after the Retail Park, the Retail Centre and the Continente Shopping Centre for clothing, sportswear and general items

Portimao is good for shopping, restaurants and banking together with all the attractions of the harbour and its 16th century wall. No holiday is complete without a visit to the sardine restaurants on the harbour side in Portimao.

Praia da Rocha has some superb restaurants both along the walkway and at the Marina.

Alvor is excellent for restaurants and is a traditional small fishing village which has not lost its character. There are exquisite fish restaurants as well as cosmopolitan restaurants and you can either eat at the waterfront or in the village itself.

Also nearby is Lagos, where there is a new marina you can find numerous restaurants or take a stroll around the old town, again with many good restaurants and a good shopping location.

Local amenities: Things to do - For family fun visit an Aqua park, swim with dolphins at the Zoo Marine or experience a safari in the mountains. As well as the Boavista Golf Resort, Penina Golf and Alto Golf, there are many water sports available nearby, including: scuba diving; snorkelling; windsurfing; or

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Portimão, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Sept
12 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£905
for 4 nights
From
£195
£1,320
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£625
for 4 nights
From
£125
£920
 
 
Oct Half Term
21 Oct 2017 - 6 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£785
for 4 nights
From
£165
£1,120
 
 
November
7 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£600
for 5 nights
From
£95
£720
 
 
Xmas
16 Dec 2017 - 14 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£800
for 5 nights
From
£135
£1,020
 
 
Jan to March
15 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£700
for 5 nights
From
£115
£920
 
 
Nightly Rate
21 Jul 2018 - 22 Jul 2018
14 night minimum stay
£3,709
for 14 nights
From
£256
£7,625
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 5 nights
From
£195
£1,920
£7,625
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
25% deposit and balance 10 weeks prior to travel Payment in £ or euros. Payment by cheque, bank draft, transfer or Paypal (4% surcharge charged by Paypal).

Changeover Day:
Flexible changeover days.

Notes on prices:
Pool heat is £120 per week supplement if required and to be paid prior to arrival to ensure the pool is at the optimum temperature on arrival.

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