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Casa do Cerro do Lenho

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Sunny view of private pool

Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Casa do Cerro do Lenho is a charming, private, detached luxury villa located in the stunning, unspoiled valley of Larga Vista near Paderne north of Albufeira in the Algarve. The refurbished villa with a NEW secluded private swimming pool is set within delightful gardens. Stretch out on one of the villas sunlougers and cool off with a refreshing dip in the swimming pool. Enjoy dining al fresco or for that touch of romance, watch the sunset from the roof terrace.

There are numerous local restaurants, including the celebrated Mato a Vista only a couple of kilometres away. There are a variety of amusements for the family close by, including several waterparks, zoos and boating day trips. The Algarve is a paradise for sun lovers and golfers alike. Glorious local beaches and many busy marinas are a stones throw away.

A direct train line to Lisbon is only 3 miles away or sightsee in the hills near Monchique. Our comprehensive welcome book is full of ideas for sightseeing and recreation. Villa details: Casa do Cerro do Lenho is a charming villa located in the unspoilt valley of Larga Vista near Foral, just north of Paderne north of Albufeira in the Algarve. The recently refurbished villa offers superb comfort and is set within delightful gardens, beyond which can be found an orchard of orange and lemon trees. Enjoy dining al fresco on the shady patio overlooking the garden or watch the sun set from the roof terrace with its spectacular views across the Portuguese countryside.

The villa has a private driveway with ample parking space. There is a good sized brand new completely secluded swimming pool with outdoor shower and sun loungers. Also around the pool area is a large double built-in barbeque. On the terraced area leading from the house and on the sun terrace can be found an eating space with table and chairs.

The villa setting is secluded and spacious so you can relax without being troubled by the hurly burly of day to day life. Amenities: Through the kitchen, via a small hallway, can be found the first of three bathrooms. Each bathroom is complete with bath, shower, basin and WC. Beyond this is the bright and spacious lounge area, with comfortable seating and a log burning fire for winter guests. Adjacent to the lounge can be found the dining room. Both these rooms have direct access to the patio outside.

There are two twin bedrooms, both with storage space, and one with an en suite bathroom.The main double bedroom is found at the end of the hallway and is also en suite. There is a separate dressing room leading from this main bedroom and again access to the patio outside.

Each room is supplied with sheets, duvets, blankets and pillows. Each guest is also supplied with a bath and hand towel. Amenities/facilities provided: hob, oven, dishwasher, cot (on request), fridge/freezer, microwave, room fans, BBQ, iron/board, private pool (sole use of guests), washing machine,satellite TV, DVD, video,sun loungers

Shopping/Golf: On arrival at the villa, you will find useful information about the area, activities and other tips. Our friendly English manager will also be pleased to answer any queries you might have.

Within 5 minutes drive from the villa are three good local restaurants. A large shopping complex, with supermarket, multi-screen cinema, bowling, restaurants and cafes/bars can be found within 20 minutes drive, near Guia. Supermarkets and a lively market can also be found at Messines, 20 minutes away.

Many golf courses, suitable for professionals and amateurs alike can be found in the surrounding area. Possibly the most famous, found at Vilamoura, are approximately 30 minutes drive away. Details of the many activities that are available in the local area are all in the Welcome Book and pack that is provided for you in the villa.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Faro (approximately 40 minutes from villa) 30 km, Nearest railway: Tunes 5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Air conditioning, TV, Video player, Safe, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking

The Algarve region

Situated in the south of Portugal the Algarve region is loved for its mild and sunny climate, unspoilt beaches, lively and bustling towns, picturesque villages and beautiful scenery making it an ideal holiday location for families and experience travellers alike.

Foral, Larga Vista

Albufeira is a vibrant town on the coast with many cafes and tourist shops. Enjoy the charm of the old town with its modern additions. Take a night out dining at one of its many restaurants or at a number of its internationally renowned nightspots, clubs and bars.

The Albufeira area combines excitement and with a twist of Portuguese charm. Alongside the famous traditional markets, you'll find modern shopping and entertainment centres with designer outlets for clothes and cinemas showing the latest releases.

Being in a central position in the Alrgave, explore the sheltered coves and beaches to the west right up till the rugged Atlantic coasline. To the east lies the Spanish border and on your way take in the sights of the bustling fishing port of Olhao and the timeless atmoshpere of Tavira, as you walk across the old bridge and watch the world go by.

Foral is situated about 2 kilometres away from Paderne in the Algarve North of Albufeira just off the road to Sao Bartolomeu de Messines. Foral is a peaceful and quiet village location with several excellent quality local restaurants nearby. A great place to get away from it all sun bathing by the private swimming pool or if you want a quiet beach or to join the crowd, it's all within reach with easy access to Albufeira, Villamoura and the glorious Algarve coastline.

Go to Lisbon for the day and see the sights - it's only two hours away on an express train from Tunes Station (15 minutes from the villa). Take the famous tram ride around the city, visit the Oceanarium housing Europe's largest collection of marine life, see the historical palaces and sights and be back by early evening.

Other Activities: Sunbathing, Swimming, Walking, Bird Watching in nature reserves, Art, Historical sites,Shopping, Eating, Visiting Local Vineyards, Sand Scupltures, Fishing.

Golf: Many golf courses, suitable for professionals and amateurs alike can be found in the surrounding area. Possibly the most famous, found at Vilamoura, are approximately 30 minutes drive away.

The closest golf courses to Casa do Cerro do Lenho are Silves, Salgados, Balaia (both about 25 minutes away), Pine Cliffs and Villa Sol courses.

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29 Sep 2014


"Relaxation at it's best!"

The Villa is not that easy to find so please make sure to arrive in day light.That said once there you will be more than glad that you have chosen this villa,it has everything and more you could want … More

4 Jul 2014


"Excellent -"

Such a relaxing holiday - away from it all, yet still so close to the main attractionsyes you need a car - but with that the villa has everything - an amazing pool/ gardens etclocal restaurants much b… More

15 Sep 2013


"Totally Relaxing"

A real out of the way, yet well appointed villa. Can travel all over the Algarve from this location as centrally based. Accommodation and pool excellent. Not overlooked and totally private. Nearby re… More

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Calendar last updated:20 Jan 2015

Based in United Kingdom

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