Situated idyllically on a hill-side with magnificent rural and sea views, Casa Nova is only 2 km from Boliqueime, a small typically Portuguese village in central Algarve, and in close proximity to wonderful beaches and a variety of sports including horse riding, golf, wind surfing etc. The price is fully inclusive of air conditioning, meet and greet and a twice weekly maid service.
Casa Nova is a very pretty villa with white-washed walls and blue shutters, a kidney-shaped swimming pool and fabulous panoramic views. There are 2 bedrooms, 1 master bedroom (upstairs) with a roof terrace, 1 twin bedroom downstairs, 1 family bathroom, a spacious kitchen and large open-plan living/dining room, with comfortable sofas (1 sofa bed), TV and DVD player, CD player, fire-place and air-conditioning. The villa is perfect for friends, families or couples with its own private pool and garden and in a lovely secluded location. It is fully equipped and very comfortable. Free wifi is also included.
A hire car is essential and there are wonderful beaches less than 15 mins away. The nearby village of Boliqueime has lots of lovely cafes and restaurants as well as a bank, post office and pharmacy. This rural retreat also offers panoramic views of the local countryside from its glorious roof terrace (off the master bedroom).
If you would like we can arrange to have a small arrival pack delivered by our villa managers who speak Dutch, English and Portuguese. (There is a small charge for this service in addition to the cost of any groceries, which is payable locally).
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Falesia (voted 'Best beach destination 2014 8 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|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||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Casa Nova is tastefully decorated with paintings and hand-painted furniture throughout. There are comfortable sofas (inc. 1 double sofa-bed) in the spacious lounge/dining room (with air conditioning upon request) opening on to a patio and terrace with beautiful panoramic views.
There is a wood burning stove to keep you cosy during winter lets, satellite TV with English channels and a CD player.
The large kitchen is well equipped with an electric cooker, a fridge freezer, toaster and micro-wave. Washing machine, iron and ironing board are also available.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside there is a patio, barbecue area, dining area under a pergola, beside the swimming pool, all with wonderful views.
This charming villa is ideal for families with children or couples looking for a romantic, rural retreat.
Maid service twice weekly (High Season), once (off season). Bath towels changed twice weekly. Bed linen changed weekly. Own beach towels needed.
Cot and high-chair also available.
Welcome pack available on arrival.
Baby-sitting service also available - 8 Euro per hour
High chair and cot available free of charge.
Logs and air conditioning included in rental charges.
Discounts for long lets (3 weeks or more).
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.
Casa Nova is located in the delightful Malhadais area, just outside the village of Boliqueime, which is a pretty 15 minute walk from the villa (though we do advise clients that a car is essential for getting around).
Boliqueime boats a typically Algarvian church, bank, pharmacy, small supermarket, butcher, bars and delightful cafes and restaurants.
Just 15 mins drive away there are some of the most most beautiful, unspoilt beaches in Europe, The outstanding Falesia beach (17 mins drive away) has just been voted 'Best beach destination 2014' in Portugal on Tripadvisor and amongst the best 25 beaches in the whole of Europe.
'We loved the sleepy situation of the villa in Boliquieme. We even had a herd of goats and sheep visit us a couple of times….the shepherd giving us a hold of a terrified lamb!'
The Prentice Family (October 2013)