Casa das Figueiras
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Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Casa das Figueiras has a superb private 10 by 5 metre pool, securely gated to ensure the safety of young children. There is one double bedroom with en suite and two twin bedrooms all fully air conditioned. There is a family bathroom and additional shower so ideal for families or couples. Internet access available.
The high-ceilings and exposed wooden beams of the open-plan living area add a cosy feel as does the log-fire - perfect for colder season but in summer the air conditioning ensures a pleasing coolness.. Satellite TV DVD,CD player for comfy nights in.The kitchen is well equipped with everything you will need for your stay including a dishwasher, microwave, juicer and halogen hob with electric oven. A welcome pack with essential groceries can be arranged for a small fee.
French doors open out onto several terraced areas overlooking the beautiful mature garden, one area has wooden furniture, another with stone seats and a BBQ for you to enjoy alfresco dining, sunbathe on the loungers by the pool or sit and enjoy a drink watching the stunning sunset.
Casa das Figueiras is located idyllically on a hillside with coast and country views, along a country lane only 2km from Boliqueime village with its shops, bank, pharmacy, bars and restaurants for eating out. The villa is peaceful and relaxing, away from it all, yet only ten minutes drive to wonderful beaches, and Vilamoura with a marina, casino, 4 golf courses and all the pleasures of a top resort.
You will be met by the villa manager and shown around the property, he will be available throughout your stay should you have any need. Maid service twice weekly, towels and bedding included. Laundry room with washing machine available for personal use.
Pets are welcome, food and water bowls available upon request.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Olhos D’Agua 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 28 km, Nearest railway: Boliqueime 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The open-plan living room has exposed wooden beams and an attractive farmhouse wood burning closed in fire. There is a dining table for 6 people, comfortable sofas and a number of original paintings on the walls to give a cosy home from home feel.
Air conditioning in the living area and master bedroom, plus electric fans elsewhere make the house very cool in the hottest months.
All modern conveniences Satellite TV, DVD, CD player and radio are at hand. A varied selection of books are there if you wish to catch up on some reading. A very large fig tree outside makes a perfect spot to do this.
The well-equipped kitchen has all the essential items you should need during your stay including a dishwasher, halogen hob, electric oven, microwave, toaster, kettle and juicer.
All the bedrooms have pretty hand painted furniture in Algarvian style and plenty of storage space. There is a family bathroom, one en suite in the master bedroom and one ensuite shower room in a twin bedroom. An outside laundry room is available for your convenience.
|Further details outdoors|
Beautiful country views from the terrace and pool area with the sea in the distance - stunning sunsets. Outside, one terrace area is cool and shady, but one another is a sun worshippers' paradise. The attractive garden has jasmine, bougainvillea and roses, a lemon tree and figs.
Strategic garden lighting enhances the whole area in the evening when sitting or having a barbecue on one of the several terrace areas, all equipped with appropriate furniture and cushions. The garden is totally screened from the lane by a wall and tall shrubs so is secluded.
The private pool is large with steps leading in to the shallow end with grab rails, the deep end is approx. 2.5 metres. The pool is fenced so is ideal for families.
There is private parking to the side of the villa.
The Algarve region
Boliqueime is in central Algarve approx. 25 minute drive from Faro airport. The climate is very mild in Winter and hot in Summer, but generally there is a pleasant breeze to temper the heat.
Places to visit include Faro (with an old walled city ), Loule 15 minute drive which has a delightful market each Saturday morning,Vilamoura 10 minute drive one of Europe's largest holiday complexes with golf courses casino, marina, boating. Estoi with Roman ruins.
Malhadais where Casa das Figueiras is situated, is on the outskirts of Boliqueime, and the village is a pretty 15 minute walk, though we do advise clients that a car is essential for getting around.
In the village a beautiful church dominates the main street, but all that is needed for a holiday can be found here including bank, pharmacy, small supermarket, patisserie, butcher, fishmonger bars and delightful restaurants for eating out.
Now and again a small market comes and traders set up shop in the main street.
A short 10/15 minute drive and you have some of the loveliest beaches in Europe. Children adore exploring the rock pools in Olhos D'Agua or the splendid stretches of Falesia beach.
Water parks are in easy reach, and so too a Dolphinarium.
Availability Your dates are available
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20 Sep 2013
"Exceptional Time was had by all!"
Easy to get to from directions and met on arrival by Remco who was a font of knowledge. Cleaner excellent. Pool spotless. Sheila the owner helped prior with suggestions also eg car hire.Quiet location… More
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10 Jan 2013
"Beautiful villa - Helpful owner"
My Wife & I stayed here for a week in October 2012 & loved it. Postponed work meant we could take a sudden break & I booked with less than 5 days before departure & would arrive late,approx 11 30pm. T… More
5 Sep 2012
"Fantastic Villa and Pool"
My wife and 3 teenage children stayed in this villa for 2 weeks 20/08-03/09. It was in a quiet location yet walkable to nearest village with bars and small supermarket( 20 mins).The villa was spacious… More
27 Jan 2012
"Beautiful spacious villa with lovely pool and gardens - going again!"
My partner and I took our young son on holiday for the first time in October. What a joy it was. The villa was beautifully decorated with large airy rooms, it was very clean and we had ordered a wel… More
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