Villa Verde in Martinhal ,Sagres, Western Algarve, Portugal
Villa Verde is a recently built eco-friendly luxury beachfront villa with pool and seaviews
Peaceful location, stunning views, 2 - 3 min walk to beach, restaurants, etc.
Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Villa Verde has been built in one of the most attractive locations of the Martinhal beach resort and boasts completely unobstructed panoramic views of the Martinhal dunes, beach and the ocean with the island. The villa has been built and equipped to the highest standards ensuring a very relaxed and comfortable stay for it's guests. Unique features include separate private cottage with own bathroom and kitchenette, deep (up to 2m) and long (12m) heated pool for swimming, excellent thermal insulation (no a/c needed in summer and warm in winter), solar heated: fresh, softened tap water, swimming pool and underfloor heating, salt purification of the pool water meaning no chlorine smell or dry skin, gas powered BBQ and very well equipped kitchen. High quality bed mattresses, linen etc. and special care of the owners to maintain the villa and it's equipment always in the best condition will make your holiday unforgettable,
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||3 min walk; there are many sandy beaches with diff 300 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 115 km, Nearest railway: Lagos 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Private outdoor pool (heated), Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
About the area
2-3 minutes walk to the beautiful, sandy Martinhal beach surrounded by dunes with calm, clear water and plenty of watersports opportunities; Many other sandy beaches are a short drive away - Tonel is a major destination for wave surfing or Beliche which is sheltered from northern winds (both 5min drive). Within 20mins drive there are another 30+ beautiful and varied, often deserted beaches to explore. Golf 18 minutes drive to nearest golf course and a further two courses within 25-35 minutes drive;Villa Verde is a luxurious way to experience the unspoilt charm of the Western Algarve, of which Sagres is the jewel. A little over 1hr drive from Faro, you can chose to relax by the pool and at the fine sandy beach at your doorstep, or get active with surfing, windsurfing, dolphin/whale watching, cycling or exploring the surrounding nature reserve. Although small, Sagres offers a surprising variety of places to eat, ranging from fine dining to freshly caught fish from its fishing port as well as pizza and hearty surfer's fare. During the high season, the many laid-back bars in Sagres' high street are buzzing with an international mix of surfer types and holidaymakers. Villa Verde's central, yet quiet location and its comfortable beds will ensure you still get a deserved good night's sleep.
How to get there
1.15h from the Faro airport on almost empty new motorway; 3h from Lisbon airport;
Car hire is recommended since there are so many places to be visited e.g. a very picturesque old town Lagos or the beaches in the West Coast;
Still, it is entirely possible to stay in Martinhal without a car and there are low cost shuttle transfer services from Faro airport.
There is a bike rental service in Sagres;
- 2-3 minutes walk to the: beach, beach restaurants, water equipment rentals etc.
- 8 minutes drive (15-20mins walk) to Sagres village with restaurants, lively nightlife, shops, supermarkets, bike, surf etc. rentals and courses, boat trips (fishing, diving etc.) and two other beaches;
- 15 - 20 minutes drive to other small villages with restaurants, beaches, golf course, SPA etc.
- 30 minutes drive to the picturesque, historical town Lagos - the most beautiful in the Algarve with a nice marina and many other attractions.