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Luxury Villa, Private Swimming Pool, magnificent Sea Views With Walking Dist

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Albufeira, Central Algrave, Portugal - Peaceful, Prestigious Location, 10 To 15 Minutes From The Centre Of Albufeira And The Beaches

Villa Malu is located in a very prestigious area in Albufeira, with magnificent sea views and beautiful view of the Marina of Albufeira. This villa is within walking distance from the beaches and the centre of the town, where all the restaurants, bares and clubs are, as well as the famous Fisherman's beach. This villa provides a unique experience where you can enjoy a vacation in a quiet and a city environment, in a relaxed atmosphere. Breakage deposit of 600 euros is requires, if single parties and or under 26 years it is 150 euros each.


Owner
Susana Ventura
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

Location

Coast/Beach:

Several beautiful beaches and secluded coves are within easy distance including Albufeira's famous Pescadores (Fisherman's) Beach,(within walking distance) Oura, Gale, Sao Rafael and Castelo.

Travel:

The villa is within 25 mins drive from Faro airport with easy access. The A22 motorway that leads to Faro to the East, and Portimao to the West, is within 5 mins drive.

This villa is within walking distance from the Marina of Albufeira and the centre of the town.

Distances:

The nearest railway station, with direct links to Lisbon and Faro, is at Ferreiras 10 mins away.The location of the villa is 10 minutes from the centre of Albufeira, the old town, and beaches in Albufeira, 10 minutes to Guia Shopping Mall and 8 minutes from Albufeira Shopping Mall.

Further Details:

Just 10 mins walk from the centre in Albufeira, you'll find cafe/snack bars, restaurants and clubs, where you can enjoy very inexpensive meals or have a couple of drinks. Here, you can also buy fresh bread daily. The old town has a number of bank, PO, chemist and shops selling the basics. Albufeira shopping mall is 5 mins drive and has an enormous supermarket. Algarve shopping mall is 10 minutes drive,the complex also offers 10-pin bowling, a restaurant area with all sorts of food, shops and boutiques offering the trendiest international garments and a cinema complex.

Other attractions such as water parks, zoo marine, and the beautiful Monchique Mountains are all within easy driving distance. The very pretty towns of Alte and Silves are also well worth a visit. There are detailed directions from the villa to all the attractions. Plus our 'top ten' favourite restaurants and places to visit, and lots of tips!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Cerro de Águia in Albufeira

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En suite Bathrooms to bedrooms 1, 3 and 4 with bath and shower. Complete bathroom to bedroom 2 and living area with bath and shower Bathroom to asset the swimming pool area.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1. A master bedroom with double bed and bathroom en suite and air condition. 2. Bedroom with 2 single beds. 3. Bedroom with a double bed with large bathroom en suite 4. Bedroom with 2 single beds and bathroom en suite. 2 fold up beds
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is air-conditionings in the mater bedroom, Internet, Cabe TV, The property is totally fenced, hence very secure. There is ample car parking space inside the property. Table tennis Outside: There are sunbeds and umbrellas in the outside area around the private swimming pool, fantastic sea views and of the Marina of Albufeira, Barbecue and outdoor furniture in the garden. Pool table, Table tennis. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels provided by the owner. Beach towels are not included. Other: Dining room with large table and chairs overlooking the swimming pool and Marina of Albufeira.

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Luxury Villa, Private Swimming Pool, magnificent Sea Views With Walking Dist
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Fantastic stay at Villa Malu

  • 5 of 5

Having just returned from a 10 day stay at this villa (which was not long enough) we are already planning to book again for next year. Three generations of family stayed here this visit with ages ranging from 20 to 73 and there is something for everyone.

Villa is in a quiet area with great views over the marina, which is a 10 to 15 minute walk away and a great place to visit.

When you arrive at the villa it feels homely and very private from any neighbours. The pool is heated naturally by the sun and we were able to swim comfortably through most of the day, a little cool in the morning but very pleasant by lunchtime. It was used extensively by our group to cool from sunbathing.

Three of the four rooms have en-suite facilities, the smallest room downstairs does not, but would be suitable for children. This room was occupied by adults on our visit and that would be the only moan I can muster is that they really missed not having bathroom facilities in that room. Two pull down beds are available and the two that used them in our party had no complaints at all.

The kitchen was well kitted out and the nine of us had plenty of space in fridges and freezer for all food and drinks. Cooker and microwave facilities meant cooking was easy and we probably ate 2 meals a day in the villa as it was so comfortable.

Relaxing is easy in this villa and should the weather be bad you have TV/DVD/Hi-Fi facilities in the living room . There is also a pool table just outside and mostly undercover which looks brand new and was used by us every day.

Wi-Fi works fine on the most part but could be improved as it doesn't cover all areas of the villa but that was a minor issue.

There is a supermarket less than 10 minutes walk away from the villa which we found to stock everything we needed for our visit, including all requirements for a celebration barbeque we had for the family at the villa.

Next door to the supermarket is a great local bar. We used this place daily as a stop off point walking either to or from the town centre. There is also a great Indian restaurant above the bar which we highly recommend.

Susana who manages the villa is great to deal with and generally responds within an hour or less to emails or text messages and will do whatever she can to help you.

All in all one of the most relaxing holidays most of us can remember.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dearest Guests Many thanks for your comments, look forward to seeing in the future. All the best Kindest regards Susana Ventura
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Villa Malu

  • 5 of 5

4 adults and 2 children have just returned from a weeks stay at this villa. It was a fantastic villa, so much space for the 6 of us and balconies just about everywhere. Lovely sized bedrooms each with their own bathroom. Plenty of space around the villa, tables and chairs in abundance and 10 sunbeds. The kids had a whale of a time in the pool and spent most of their days in there and once the sun had heated it, most of the adults spent time in there as well. Very clean and well looked after, pool was cleaned once during the week and theres a washing machine to wash your towels, sheets etc and with the 35 degrees heat we had they dry in a couple of hours. Susana who is the main contact is very helpful and nothing is too much trouble. We actually left a few bits in the villa and she had them posted to us. I would definitely recommend this villa and would love to go back next year. We hired a villa opposite Villa Malu from Susana two years ago and this was also spectacular. The views are amazing and 15 min walk to town or marina, but I would advise a taxi back as its all uphill (about 5 euros). Susana will also arrange collection and drop off to the airport so all in all a fab time.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest, Thank you, All best Kindest regards Susana
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5

Fantastic Villa

  • 5 of 5

What can I say? 10 of us have just returned from a week in this Villa. I can tell you it was very spacious for 10 people. It included a table tennis table which my 16 year old son spent most of his week on. It had all the facilities you need to make you feel at home. The views were spectacular. The walk to the old town was about 15 minutes on a slight downhill. Walking up can be more tiring. But there are abundance of taxis which cost approx 4 to 5 euros. There is a bar and supermarket closer within 5 to 10 minute walk. There is a beautiful walk to the marina. We went to a hypermarket one day which is approx. 10 euros in a taxi. It has all the shops from back home and a place where you could spend the day shopping. Most of our time was spent in the Villa. It was too good to leave. We had no cleaning service, but had a washing machine to refresh our towels during the week. There is a strong wifi but is not great around the pool area. I really cant say anything though negative about this place. We would all go back tomorrow. Was amazing!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Cerro de Águia, 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
 
OCTOBER
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£670
for 7 nights
£670
 
 
April
26 Mar 2018 - 5 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£938
for 7 nights
£938
 
 
April
6 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£849
for 7 nights
£849
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 21 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£983
for 7 nights
£983
 
 
May to June
22 May 2018 - 5 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,206
for 7 nights
£1,206
 
 
June
6 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,429
for 7 nights
£1,429
 
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,876
for 7 nights
£1,876
 
 
July
16 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,546
for 7 nights
£2,546
 
 
August
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,680
for 7 nights
£2,680
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,608
for 7 nights
£1,608
 
 
September
16 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,161
for 7 nights
£1,161
 
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£849
for 7 nights
£849
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,680
for 7 nights
£2,680
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
30% deposit is required, the remaining amount is paid 6 weeks before entry date. Payments by credit/debit card accepted through Paypal (there is an extra charge for this service) or bank transfer. Change over day can be fixed.
Breakage depois is 600 euros if family parties, if single parties or under 26 years breakage deposit is 150 euros each.

Refundable €600.00 security deposit for families is required 12 days before check in at the Villa, either through bank transfer or credit card through paypal.
If single and under the age of 26 security deposit is €150 each.
Deposits are refunded within a week after departure.
House and Civil rules must be obeyed to there could be consequences.

Changeover Day:
changeover day can be a fixed day. The check in time is at 4.00pm and the check out time is at 10.00 am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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