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Beautiful detached Villa with private heated pool. Completely secluded.

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Vilamoura, Central Algarve, Portugal - Peaceful location just a few minutes drive to lively marina, beautiful beaches and golf courses

This beautiful 4 bedroom detached villa has a large secluded private pool which can be heated. The outside living area has a built in BBQ, dining table and chairs, sun beds and parasols. In a semi rural setting just a 10 minute drive to the popular Vilamoura Marina with all its water sports. The golf course at Villa Sol is just a short walk away. Four other golf courses about five minutes away. Water park and go karting near by. Wifi, satellite television and air-conditioning. Air conditioning heating for cold weather


Owner
Norann Mowat
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
11 December, 2017

About Norann Mowat

My husband and I have lived in Kent for 30 years. We have four children who are now grown up and flown the nest and are working in London. Peter has recently retired so we are looking forward to spending some of the winter months at the villa, while playing golf and enjoying some wonderful restaurant meals in Vilamoura.

Why Norann Mowat chose Vilamoura

My daughter and I spent a week in Vilamoura last May and fell in love with the place. We had some lovely evenings out at the Marina and took a boat trip along the coast which is amazing. The beaches are beautiful and clean and we loved the weather. I loved it so much I returned in September with my husband. While we were there we had a look at some properties and found this lovely villa in a perfect location away from the hubbub of town but near enough to enjoy the wonderful attractions in the area. We are really looking forward to spending some time here with our family and friends.

What makes this villa unique

The beauty of this villa is its relaxing atmosphere with sunshine all day long on the pool area and upstairs terraces. It is totally secluded and not overlooked, yet only minutes from the beautiful beaches of Vilamoura and Quarteria as well as the amenities and night life.

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Vila Sol
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Vila Sol
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Loule
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A22
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Vila Sol
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Falesia beach, Vilamoura
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The beautiful sandy beaches of Vilamoura are just five minutes away. Quarteira's blue flag beach has a two mile long promenade and is the perfect spot to watch the sunset.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Faro which is 20 minutes drive. It is advisable to hire a car at one of the many car hire companies at the airport. The Villa is located in a rural area just 5 km from the marina. Taxi to the marina costs approx. 7 euro.

Distances:

Vilamoura's lively marina, with its variety of restaurants, bars, shops, cinema and casino is 5 km away.

Further Details:

Vilamoura's central location makes it a perfect base for those who want to explore everything the Algarve has to offer. To the east you will find Tavira and to the west Albufeira, Algarve shopping and the rugged coastline of Sagres and Cape St Vincent. In Villamoura itself you will find one of Europe's largest marinas with its fantastic selection of shops, restaurants and bars. Take your pick of Vilamoura's beautiful sandy beaches and the array of watersports available on Falesia beach. Villamoura has 5 championship golf courses and a golf academy. The casino with its host of shows and evening entertainment makes a great night out. From the marina you can hire your own luxury speed boat, take a boat trip to explore the caves or choose to go dolphin spotting, followed by a BBQ lunch on a secluded beach, or really unwind by taking a sunset cruise. The nearest water park is a few minutes drive away or if you prefer Go Karting in Almancil. Quarteira market on Wednesday mornings (5 minutes drive) or Loule market on Saturday mornings(15 minutes drive) are worth a visit. The Algarve Capital, Faro is a beautiful town to visit (less than 30 minutes drive).

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Vilamoura in Quarteira

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, wc and twin basins. En-suite bathroom to bedroom 2 with shower, wc and basin. Family bathroom with shower, wc and basin. Downstairs cloakroom with wc and basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2/ en suite family room - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 en suite - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor- Bedroom 1 double bed, fitted wardrobe, dressing area and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 En suite family room with double bed, childs bed, travel cot, and built in wardrobe. Patio door to terrace. Upstairs - Bedroom 3 twin beds, fitted wardrobe, patio door to terrace. Bedroom 4 twin beds, fitted wardrobe, patio door to terrace
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The villa has been renovated and modernised while retaining the Portuguese character with the traditional Santa Caterina tiles throughout. Air conditioning heating and log fire for Winter months. The pool area has a shaded seating area with table and chairs. The pool and BBQ area is lit at night with pool lights and spotlights on the palm trees. Pool heating available. Outside: The secluded private pool area and sun terrace to the front of the house has a BBQ, large dining table, 8 chairs and sun loungers. The back of the villa is shaded by tall trees allowing dappled shade where idle days can be spent lazing in the hammock. Storage shed for pool toys etc. Pool heating available. Utility Room: Washing machine, Ironing board and iron. Built in cupboards with worktop. Door to back garden. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included, towels and linen changed weekly. Beach towels not included. Other: Upstairs landing has a door to the sun terrace which has relaxing outdoor furniture, table tennis table and beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.

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Beautiful detached Villa with private heated pool. Completely secluded.
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Very pretty villa

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa everything you need is just here. Lovely quiet location but not to far to drive to the marina. Would definitely recommend the villa and will use again.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your time at the villa and look forward to having you back next year. Regards Norann and Peter
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5

Very Impressed!

  • 5 of 5

Myself and my family stayed at Villa Veronika for a week in August and had a lovely time. The villa stands on a very pretty plot and is incredibly peaceful with the pool area and gardens wrapping themselves very nicely around the property. The villa itself is very spacious and very well appointed with lovely furnishings. We hired a car so were able to get to either Villamoura Marina in about 10 minutes or to the supermarkets in less than 5 minutes. Despite their proximity however returning to the villa always felt very quiet and peaceful. We would love to go back one day and would definitely stay at Villa Veronika again!!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments. We are very pleased that you had a nice time at the villa. We would be delighted to welcome you back again in the future. Norann and Peter.
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5

Excellent property

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a lovely 10 night stay in villa Veronica where we found the villa very spacious clean and well equipped with everything needed. The villa however in a quiet secluded area is also only minutes away from all main roads, easy accessible to the marina by car, there is a number for a very reliable taxi which we used regularly thanks to Norann for that information.

The outside space is fabulous, the pool area just fantastic everything we wanted and more for chilling out which is what we had planned.

During our stay we had cleaners come in to change the beds gave us clean towels, the gardens and pool area was attended to regular which we found most professional.

Norann was always on hand if we needed to ask questions and for that we'd like to say a big thank you as you made our stay memorable and just perfect!!!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope we can welcome you back again soon.
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5

Delightful Villa - beautifully presented

  • 5 of 5

This is our second year at this delightful villa. We had such a good time the first year so when we decided to go to Vilamoura again it was a no brainer. The villa is as the owners say completely secluded. It is furnished to a high standard with comfortable furniture including the beds. There is ample crockery and cutlery and glassware. The TV is large and comes with and abundance of UK and Sky channels. The rooms are large and airy and the gardens and pool area are beautiful and spacious. The air conditioning works very well although with the main large door and windows open we only needed to use this through the night in the bedroom. The villa is maintained to a high standard and is spotlessly clean. Norann and Peter are on hand from the moment you book the holiday until you return. They always respond quickly to you and are very polite and friendly and Jose who Maintains the property is a delightful man and very helpful. Full details of the villa, directions and contact numbers are provided before you leave. A welcome book provides full details of the villa and local amenities. I would strongly recommend having the pool heated as it made such a difference and we used it far more than if it was cold.

Vilamoura and Querteria have amazing beaches and the restaurants serve great food at prices to suit all budgets. The Marina is very special day or night. The locals are so friendly - overall a thoroughly great place for a relaxing holiday.

If you are looking for a villa that is home from home and want to receive a professional service try Villa Veronika

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely comments. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday at the villa. We would love to welcome you back again some time. Norann and Peret.
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5

Fantastic villa

  • 5 of 5

This was our first holiday abroad for all of our close family 4 adults 2 small children and a baby and what a fabulous choice we made to spend it in this lovely Villa. Its very private and set in a well kept large garden. It had everything our family needed, children loved the pool.. and the TV which kept them amused and out of the sun for a while. The owners were incredibly helpful and nothing was too much trouble. We felt very spoilt and it's set the bar very high for any future holidays. Would definitely love to return.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you had a nice time and thank you for your lovely comments. We would love to welcome you back some time. Kind regards Norann and Peter.
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5

Fantastic property.

  • 5 of 5

Right from booking this property Norann was really helpful. The information sent to us prior to our departure was so helpful. The info included directions complete with photos of how to get to the Villa and this was invaluable. The property itself was fantastic, it was clean, well maintained and lovely and spacious. The gardens are fabulous with lots of space to sunbathe, eat, drink and relax. We enjoyed many evenings making full use of the outside dining area and 10 days making full use of the sun loungers!! The children (and adults) loved the pool which we opted to have heated and they spent most of everyday playing in it. Jose the pool Maintenance guy was so lovely and helpful too. Everything you need is very close by (but you will need a car as everything is driving distance) the Continente Supermarket is approx 5 mins drive and the marina with all its restaurants, bars and beautiful boats, is approx 15 minutes. We hired a speed boat and went on a dolphin Safari from the Marina. I would highly recommend this property as a place to go to relax and enjoy the wonderful sunshine. We would definitely go back. XX

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Vilamoura, Algarve

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring 2018
12 Mar 2018 - 3 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£929
for 5 nights
£1,300
 
 
Early Summer
4 Jun 2018 - 22 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 7 nights
£1,800
 
 
Summer 2018
23 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
Late Summer
3 Sep 2018 - 7 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,286
for 5 nights
£1,800
 
 
Spring 2019
9 Mar 2019 - 1 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
£929
for 5 nights
£1,300
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2019 - 20 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 7 nights
£1,800
 
 
Summer 2019
21 Jul 2019 - 7 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
Late Summer 2019
8 Sep 2019 - 5 Oct 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,286
for 5 nights
£1,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£929
for 5 nights
£1,300
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Changeover Day:
Flexible. Check in time is 3pm on day of arrival and check out time is 10am on day of departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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