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Heated Pool,BBQ,Wi-Fi,Air Con,Walking Distance to the supermarket & 4 restaurant



Updated: 24-Nov-2016
Villa in Vale do Lobo, Central Algarve, Portugal,Close to the Beach, Near Golf,Secured Garden, Peaceful Location

The development of Fonte Santa is located between the beaches of Trafal and Almargem, neighbouring Vale do Lobo. The area is surrounded by gorgeous pine forests, the development is within easy reach of the famous golf courses of Quinta do Lago, Vale do Lobo and Pinheiros Altos, close to miles of luxurious, golden beaches. Villa ‘Victoria' is a very spacious 5 bedroom (+1 bedroom for kids or teenagers); 3 bathroom; 2 toilet rooms villa suitable up to 10 people; it has a lovely indoor and outdoor living space perfect for one or two families sharing a sunny holiday together. In the huge garden there is a fabulous sunny pool with 10 sun loungers. There is a ping-pong table excellent for family activities. The BBQ area has it own covered terrace with a dining table, 12 chairs and two sofas to spend some lazy time outdoors. To totally forget about the ‘real world’ now is the time to relax in the Algarvean sunshine. There is a brand new kitchen with a spacious dining area perfect for a morning coffee.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 2 Separate Toilets
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Our family moved to the Algarve 15 years ago. Our kids go to a local British school. We are members of a local golf club and play a lot of golf. Algarve is a golf and beach paradise (that is the reason why we are here). We own two houses: one that we live in and one that we are renting. Because we live nearby we can always help the guests with shopping, babysitting, meeting at the airport or any other problems. We like our guests to feel as much at home as possible. We speak English, Portuguese and French.

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Speaks English, French, Portuguese

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We loved Villa Victoria so much that we have been twice and are set to visit again next year. The villa is spacious, clean and very well furnished, making an excellent setting for any family holiday.

The property is secure with lovely gardens so we could let our 2.5 year old run freely without the worry that he would escape onto the road. The swimming pool is nice and big, and the south facing position means that you can relax all day in the sunshine. The BBQ and outside eating area were perfect for evening meals or lazy lunches.

The facilities were so good we never found the need to venture too far outside the villa. However, the villa is well located with both the beach and the supermarket within walking distance or seconds away in the car. There are ample golf courses in the area.

The owners of the property are amazing. They are so friendly and they really want you have an enjoyable time in Portugal. Nothing is too much trouble."

David, Julia & Joshua (June, 2013)
Sep 2013
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8 Reviews

based on 8 holidaymaker reviews


A wonderful villa

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful villa with all the mod cons. Close enough to walk to the beach if you wanted to but we spent most days relaxing by the excellent pool. Very clean, and extremely spacious inside and out. The owner met us on arrival and was very nice. Thank you for the welcome package too.

L Burridge and family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned home after spending two lovely weeks at this excellent Villa, unfortunately we had 9 days of wet weather and spent a lot of time at the Villa but with the swimming pool heated to our requirements and the covered games area we made the best of it. Vika the owner is so very

helpful and a always on hand for any problems would recommend this Villa for a family Holiday Thank you Vika for letting us stay at your lovely holiday home.

Alec Galloway

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Villa

  • 5 of 5

Villa Victoria is a stunning villa, exceptionally clean, modern and well decorated throughout. Our party of 8 plus baby had ample room and every need was met. There is a Lidl supermarket nearby and beautiful beach a few minutes drive away. Vika the owner was fantastically helpful and always on hand. A special mention & thank you for Patricia (recommended by Vika) and her taxi team who were amazing - drove us about all week and made life so much easier! Thank you for a lovely holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic villa and helpful owner

  • 5 of 5

The villa was superb with spacious rooms and living areas, and a fantastic outside space and pool area. Comfortably housed 8 of us for the week, all were very happy. Ideally located and the owner, Vika, couldn't have done more to make us feel welcome and our stay comfortable. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Villa and were more than happy with the beautiful surroundings and standard of the villa. We travelled as a large family group and the Villa was more than spacious enough for all 6 adults and 4 children. It's location is close enough to the beach and a supermarket is close by.

The gardens were lovely and self contained making it safe for the younger children to run around in. The villa is decorated to a high standard and Vika the owner is more than accommodating and attentive to any needs. I would happily recommend this villa and would love to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 4 (my wife and i and our two girls 7 & 4)and have been coming to vale do lobo/quinta do lago for the last 5 years. This is far and away the best villa we have stayed in, the pictures don't do it justice. It is huge, easily accommodating ourselves and another family that we brought with us. The plot is secure with the garden running all the way around giving the kids plenty of space to run around! Inside and out there is nothing that we could fault.

Vika and her family are lovely. Our flight was delayed and we didn't arrive until 11pm but vika met us at the villa to show us around and her daughter even made some pancakes for our girls.

The supermarkets, golf courses and restaurants at the praca (vale do lobo) are all within a 5 min drive. The Aquashow water park is also just around the corner!

All in all we had a fantastic holiday and will definitely be staying here again!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Villa Victoria is a brand new villa built in 2012. It was built for our family's use. We love the area because it is set in a unique location, close to the beaches and golf courses. The location is very peaceful yet some of Algarve's liveliest places are within a 10 minute drive.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 20 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : 900 at 900 Metres Nearest Golf : Vale do Lobo at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Marufo 1, Marufo 2, Swiss bar, Checken restaurant at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Trafal beach at 1 Kilometres Car: not necessary


Beach - 1 km 400 m

3 minutes drive or 20 minutes walk

There are nice restaurant and a bar on the beach

Water park "Aquashow" - 3 km away


Nearest airport - Faro: 20 Kilometres.


Nearest AIRPORT - Faro: 20 Kilometres

Nearest BEACH - Trafal: 1.4 Kilometres

Nearest GOLF - Vale do Lobo: 1 Kilometres

supermarket 800 m

water park 3 km

beach restaurant 1.5 km

4 bars and restaurants 900 m

4 Km Go-Karting

Further Details:


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Dec 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
22 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
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My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Booking Notes:t
Rentals deposit required is 30%. All deposits non refundable. All rentals - the balance is to be paid 4 weeks before arrival. A security deposit of £500 is payable before arrival. Security deposit will be refunded in full within 7 days after departure if the property has been left in appropriate conditions.
Please contact the owner for terms and conditions of rental contract.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible. It is necessary to vacate the villa by 10am on the day of departure in the high season. Access to the villa is after 4pm on day of arrival or by agreement with owner.

Notes on prices:
Pool heating is available and costs an additional £300 per week.
Cots and highchairs available at extra cost.

30% booking deposit (non refundable) is paid when you make booking, other 70% is paid 6 weeks before arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 24-Nov-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...


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

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village


  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • bay fishing
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 450 m²


  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Guest toilet with sink
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Toilet with sink
  • Three en suite bathrooms - plus one WC Bathroom 1 : Shower Enclosure, bidet, WC Bathroom 2 : Bath with Shower, bidet, WC Bathroom 3 : Shower, hair dryer, WC Bathroom 4 : Guest Toilet Bathroom 5: Guest Toilet


  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - can be 1 kingsize or 2 single beds, choose what you need
  • Bedroom 2 - can be 1 kingsize or 2 single beds
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - can be 1 kingsize or 2 single beds
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed, Can be 1 king size bed or 2 single beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms + 1 children bedroom suitable for teenagers or kids) Notes on bedrooms: 5 bedrooms - Choose what you wish for you cots can be provided by request for extra cost Bedroom 1: 1 Double Bed, en suite bathroom Bedroom 2: 1 King sized Bed, en suite bathroom Bedroom 3: 2 Single Beds Bedroom 4: 1 King sized Bed,en suite shower Bedroom 5: 2 Single Beds Room 6: 2 Single beds (for teenagers or kids)


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Free wifi internet, lovely large sunny south facing pool, gated secure villa. Modern spacious kitchen with all the appliances your need - including an American fridge freezer with a cold water dispenser. Brand new modern furnishings throughout, air conditioning in the bedrooms. Large mature landscaped garden - fully fenced and secure. All the usual comforts to make Villa Victoria like your own home. Maid service. Bath and beach towels provided. Outside: This property has the following outside: Terrace, Balcony, Ping-pong table, Badminton, Toys for the kids, Bicycles for kids, Barbecue, Beautiful garden (3100 square meters). There are 12 garden chair(s) and 10 sun loungers. Big private pool. Utility Room: Iron, Ironing Board Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The quoted rates includes maid service with change of sheets & towels after 7 nights plus 1 mid-stay cleaning. The rental includes preparation of the villa and cleaning on departure. All bed linen, bath and beach towels are provided.

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