About the home
Our villa is perfect for discerning families and friends looking for an extremely private luxurious holiday, in a modern extremely well equipped 5 star villa. The property took 2 years to build to our design and we have been adding the finishing touches since it's completion in December of 2007. The villa is very much our home from home with all the mod cons you would expect and due to business travel commitments throughout 2011 we have decided to make our beautiful property available for holiday lettings.
Nestled in the hilltops over looking Loule the villa benefits from professionally landscaped & well maintained grounds and a large heated pool. The formal gardens lead down the hill to a completely secure wire fenced area of over 2 acres of fruit trees and scrub. The property offers quiet seclusion in complete luxury surroundings with large gardens boasting 180 degree sea views and incredible sunsets; the perfect setting to escape to and indulge yourself, your family and friends.
The property consists of 4 very large and airy bedrooms all with separate dressing areas, en-suite bathrooms and private balconies on the 1st floor and direct access to the pool terrace on the ground floor.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Vale Do Lobo, 10km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 1km
|Family friendly?||Suitable 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), Gym, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|General:||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 4 en suites, Solarium / Roof terrace|
|Furniture:||Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 7|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
Further details indoors:
Description of the bedrooms and rooms provided below:
- Terracotta bedroom, king size double bed, pool terrace access, dressing area, en-suite with corner jacuzzi bath, 2 bowl sinks.
- Cream bedroom, king size double bed, pool terrace access, door to dressing area and through to en-suite with bath and shower, 2 bowl sink .
- 1st floor bedroom to left with large dressing area, through to large bedroom with 3 single beds and room for baby cot if required, access to private balcony overlooking the pool area. En-suite with completely enclosed shower.
- Master bedroom with king size bed, dressing area, large private balcony with table and chairs. En-suite with large raised circular Jacuzzi bath, separate walk in shower, 2 bowl sinks.
- Large lounge area with huge reclining sofas and plenty of space to relax, large enclosed log fire and 38" LCD TV with Sky +, DVD, Internet Access doors leading to pool terrace.
- Separate dining area with very large dining table and plenty of room for entertaining.
- Fully equipped kitchen with everything that you would expect to be included with a luxury property.
- Basement with running machine, bench press, free weights and stereo for iPods.
Further details outdoors:
There are plenty of outdoors well lit areas to eat, including a large dining terrace and gas BBQ and patio heater (Though we have never needed it!)
There is an additional charge of £150 per week for pool heating.
Central heating is included in the rental price for winter breaks.
This property is suitable for those looking to get away in total privacy. Other than the local restaurant you will need a car to go to supermarkets, beaches etc therefore it is not suitable for anyone that does not want to drive. We know an english speaking licensed driver very well, who can be booked for evenings, trips, airport transfers etc etc.
Our villa will be cleaned with linen and towel change every week and the grounds and pool are maintained to a very high standard at all times.
Given the secluded location of the property in the hills, this property is not suitable for wheelchair users.
Refundable breakages deposit required on arrival, to be refunded within two weeks of your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).
25% of rental fee due to reserve your dates and the balance will be due six weeks before your stay to secure booking.
The Algarve / Central Algarve region
The Algarve is the most popular holiday destination within Portugal. It has a wonderful climate, with pretty much year round sunshine although winter temperatures are lower (normally around 17 - 20 degrees centigrade). The area has many beautiful beaches, towns and places of historical interest. The beautiful mountains of Monchique are also well worth a visit. The vibrant city of Lisbon is around two and a half hours drive away. The food is great, as are the people. There is alot to do with many international standard golf courses, fishing, dolphin safaris, water sports, horse riding, hiking, water parks, a zoo etc etc etc.
The Loule / Sao Clemente area
Casa Garonga is only 25 minutes from Faro airport and the beautiful beaches of the Algarve are only 15 minutes drive. There are excellent restaurants nearby with plenty of other eateries in Loule which is only 5 minutes drive. Loule town is rich in history with it's famous Saturday food market and well known carnivals, concerts and cultural events throughout the year. The Algarves designer shops of Quinta do Lago and famous restaurants in and around Vale do Lobo are only 20 minutes drive. The large shopping centres in Faro and Guia and the Algarves new motor race circuit (Autodromo internacional algarve) are all in easy reach. Given the perfect central location of our property in the Algarve, there are plenty of Golf courses on offer.
How to get there
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Flights to Faro from all major airports, to include British Airways, EasyJet, Monarch, Jet2 etc.
Our property is only 25 minutes from Faro airport. Please contact us for recommendations on transfers and car hire companies.
Activities near Loule
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
19 Sep 2012
We stayed here in Mid September with my wife, two small children and retired parents.
We were met nearby to the villa by a friendly English speaking contact who led us to the villa and showed us all the facilites.
The first impression when driving in is wow. The exterior and interior finish is of the highest standards, with modern appliances and user friendly controls for air con, wifi etc.
Two large bedrooms upstairs, one with 3 single beds (perfect for the kids) with an ensuite and a master bedroom with a stunning Jacuzzi bath, shower and ensuite. Both have breathtaking views to the sea in the horizon.
Downstairs two further very large double bedrooms with ensuites one with a shower/bath and the other with another jacuzzi bath.
The main lounge is spacious with comfortble sofas, Sky TV and sliding doors with views to the pool and seav view.
Separate dining room with seating for 8 and large kitchen with all mod cons etc.
Ther are plenty of loungers, kids buckets/inflatables, two dining tables and most importantly a large gas barbecue that we used every day to cook dinner. The pool was of a good size.
You definately need a hire car to get around, we used the guide that was in the appartment to find beaches etc and 'Trafal' beach was by far the best beach we have been to for a long time. It was mainly occupied by locals and expats and as such it was very quiet with great facilites. Probably a 20 minute drive away so not too bad.
There were several supermarkets nearby, about a 7-10 minute drive to the local town of Loule.
If you want complete privacy and are happy to self cater then this is by far a brilliant place to holiday. Get your shopping done every few days then sit back and relax.
The town is close enough to go out for dinner (although we didn't) and the beaches aren't that far. There is also a very large Aqua park nearby if you fancy something different.
It took us approximately 25 minutes from Faro airport so a very easy drive.
This is the perfect place to get away from everything. The owner was brilliant to deal with and nothing was too much trouble for her.
Thank you Kate.
03 Sep 2012
We booked this Villa at short notice as it looked very nice on-line. The reviews and pictures are a true reflection. Casa Garonga is owned by a UK family and is extremely well kitted out and... more
Thank you for your wonderful review.
I am really pleased that you had such a great time and that the villa and facilities lived up to your expectations.
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13 Jun 2012
Casa Garonga is an amazing villa set in a fantastic position looking out towards the sea. Close to all amenities yet set in a secluded position. The villa itself is decorated to a high standard with everything you could wish for, we made good use of the pool which was great to have the option of heating it. Overall we had a fantastic time and would love to go back.
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 10|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|5 Jan 13||15 Mar 13||£ 1200||£ 185||£ 185||3 Nights|
|15 Mar 13||25 May 13||£ 1500||£ 225||£ 225||3 Nights|
|25 May 13||6 Jul 13||£ 1850||£ 275||£ 275||3 Nights|
|6 Jul 13||7 Sep 13||£ 2200||-||-||1 Week|
|7 Sep 13||6 Oct 13||£ 1850||£ 275||£ 275||1 Week|
|6 Oct 13||10 Nov 13||£ 1500||£ 225||£ 225||3 Nights|
|10 Nov 13||16 Mar 14||£ 1200||£ 185||£ 185||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. A damage/breakages deposit will also be held for the duration of your stay. Discounts maybe available for long term rental (3 weeks or more) and long term winter rental too. Short breaks are also available please contact for details.
25% non-refundable deposit payable on booking with balance due 6 weeks before the start of your holiday. (Full amount payable on booking if already within 6 weeks of your holiday.) A refundable breakages deposit of £400 is required at the 6 week period and will be returned subject to no damage, 1 week after your departure. Payment can be made in either sterling or euros to respective accounts.Book
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