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AL 3802/2013 Link Villa With Private Pool. 3 Bedroom, with Ensuite Facilitie

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

3 bed, 3 bathroom Villa in theTennis Valley Area of Vale do Lobo,15-20 Minutes Walk From Beach And Praca Facilities

A refurbished link villa/townhouse with three en-suite bedrooms located in the tennis valley area. It has a private rear aspect with splash pool and BBQ. The property offers excellent accommodation for a family or group of friends with comfortable furnishings, a fully equipped kitchen with all the expected facilities, air con and wifi access. Each bedroom has its own private facilities, a great advantage. All windows are protected with insect screens. The property's location in Tennis Valley offers a peaceful alternative to the busier areas of the resort, especially in high season, with readily available free parking and of course, easy access to the tennis academy. The renowned beach and Praca facilities are within an easy twenty minute walk or 5 minute car journey. An on-site bus service is also available. For golf enthusiasts, there are two quality courses on site.


Owner
Alan Chalmers
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

About Alan Chalmers

Our family of five have been coming to Vale do Lobo for many years. We initially rented before buying this property in 2006. Each of us find VDL an ideal place for relaxing and escaping from the vagaries of the UK weather. Three of us are keen golfers and the Algarve offers excellent golfing opportunities. One of the family is a golf club member at VDL. Two of the family cannot stand golf and in particular, dislike "golf chat" over dinner. The three golfers do not understand this. When the children were younger, we were regular users of the Tennis Academy coaching holidays.

The property is our holiday home as well as being available for rental. The accommodation is therefore as we like it to be when staying there ourselves.

Alan Chalmers purchased this villa in 2006

Why Alan Chalmers chose Almancil

We like the peaceful location in Tennis Valley, having rented in that area of the resort for 15 years or so. The property's private rear aspect, and the views to the front over the pond with the relaxing sound of the fountain are particular attractions for us. The sun terraces offer different areas to relax and enjoy some personal peace and quiet. The busier areas of the resort such as the Praca and beach are readily accessible as are the golf courses. The Algarvian weather is of course a major attraction.

What makes this villa unique

Golf is a big benefit for some of the family. The golf haters enjoy the beach and its surroundings, or simply relaxing and reading. Early morning beach walks give particular pleasure. If cycling is your thing, lots of excellent road cycling as well as options for mountain biking. Guided tours are available locally as well as bike hire of whatever sort you fancy.

Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Almancil
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Vale do Lobo
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

For tennis enthusiasts, arrangements can be made on your behalf at the tennis academy which is only a couple of minutes from the property. Options range from basic court hire to organised group coaching and private lessons. These can also be arranged directly with the academy if preferred.

Walking holidays and a variety of other outdoor pursuits can be arranged through a third party.

Coast/Beach:

The excellent beach is 15-20 minutes walk away, 5 minutes by car. The beach stretches from Faro in the east along to Vilamoura and beyond in the west and contains several excellent quality beach restaurants scattered along its length. A beach walk to Vilamoura takes approximately 60 minutes. Sun loungers/shades are available for hire and life guards are on site. The adjacent Praca has a number of restaurants plus a swimming pool (entrance charge), crazy golf, kids club etc.

Travel:

The resort is 25 minutes by car from Faro International airport. Car hire is recommended if wish to explore or shop outside of VDL. Otherwise there is an in resort circuit bus (charges apply) and an on site supermarket. Although VDL has a number of restaurants, a car gives you the option of exploring the numerous restaurants and supermarkets outside VDL which are more competitively priced.

Distances:

The local town, Almancil, with a range of restaurants, shops and supermarkets, is 5 km away. The market town of Loule is some 11 km away with a similar distance to Vilamoura.

Further Details:

VDL offers a number of on site restaurants, shops and a supermarket. The Praca provides live music in the high season. There are two championship golf courses and a tennis academy on site along with a bank, a hairdresser, a car hire facility, a newsagent and a wine merchant. For young children there is a crèche facility and children's club. Crazy golf also available.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Almancil in Almancil

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • resort
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1/king bedroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2/upstairs twin - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    bathroom 3/downstairs twin - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • En-suite to bed one - shower cabinet. WC. Basin. En-suite to bed two - large walk-in shower, vanity unit, WC and bidet, heated towel rail. En-suite to bed three - bath/shower over, vanity unit, WC, heated towel rail. All fitted with shaver points.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king sized bed. Air con. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Air con. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. Air con. Double thickness feather and down duvets provided depending on season. All pillows are feather and down.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: A non smoking property. All windows with insect screens. No pets allowed. Suitable for all ages but there are no specific disability measures. Tiled flooring throughout including stairs. No hand rails. NB; there is NO pool guard. Maid service for once weekly linen and towel change plus a mid week villa clean. Additional cleaning visits can be arranged at cost. Please note, inappropriate recalls for cleaner i.e. to remove leaf from terrace etc, will be charged at cost. The surrounding gardens are well maintained by the resort. Some 50 yards from the front of the property is a shallow pond with a variety of fish, numerous frogs, and a fountain. This provides a soothing and relaxing background. The tennis academy is a couple of hundred yards from the property. Access for the circuit bus is close by and plentiful free parking is available within 50 yards, a bonus in high season.The beach and Praca are an easy 15-20 minutes away on foot. Other: There are now charges for registering each occupant with the tax and immigration authorities. The cost of the group registration is included in the price. If there are to be staggered arrivals (on separate days) there will be a 35€ charge per additional registration.

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Most wonderfull location/ villa

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Wonderfull villa nice swimmingpole

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Almancil, Loule region

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
31 Mar 2018 - 25 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Early summer
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Summer early peak
30 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
Peak
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 
 
late summer
1 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Booking enquiries by email. Booking deposit of 10% of holiday cost required within 5 days secures the booking. This will be converted to a refundable security deposit.
50% of the total booking cost, excluding the booking/security fee, required 60 days before arrival with final 50%, 30 days before arrival. The booking/security deposit is separate from these sums. Payments by bank transfer.
Parties of sub 21's will not be accepted. Full details given in rental and deposit agreements.

Changeover Day:
The preferred change over day is Saturday but depending on the season, alternatives may be available by discussion.

Notes on prices:
Winter bookings, outside the dates listed, may be available by discussion based on a weekly charge PLUS BILLS tariff. Short breaks also may be available depending in the time of year.

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