About the home
This spacious villa has 3 large double bedrooms all of which have their own private shower and toilet.
Two of the bedrooms have their own private balcony where you can view the beautiful sweeping views of the outstanding countryside.
The villa has been designed and built to stay naturally cool inside during the hot summer months. Outside the two balconies create shade should you wish to have a rest from the long sunny days.The BBQ area is loacted under one of the balcanies affording a cool area to cook your locally caught fish. The Villa's large pool gives the final ingredients for the perfect outside environment.
The villa is situated at the top of the old village of Almadena which has a small town square fronted by one cafe and one bar which also serves food. The village also offers 2 other bars, another small cafe and a small village shop for every day foods.This quaint village has successfully married the old traditional way of living with the new.
Riding centres nearby offer inexpensive packages for all ages and levels of skill.
For sailors, Largos Marina approximatley 6km away has the best facilities of any Portuguese marina. You can also rent dinghies, wind surfers or go water-skiing from the beaches at Praia da Luz and Meia Praia. For surfers, the rugged west coast beaches, with their long Atlantic rollers, are an irresistible target only 20mins away.The water around the Cape St. Vincent peninsula are among the best in Europe for Big-game fishing. Magnificent marlin, swordfish, tuna and shark can all be found here. Well-equipped boats are available from Lagos Marina. Or try your hand at line fishing from the cliffs or rocky outcrops. Numerous golf courses are close by the nearest being Boavista (3km)and Park da Floresta (3km).
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Bergau, 2km|
|Will consider:||Long 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:||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General:||TV, Video player, CD player, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 3 en suites and 3 shower rooms|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (2), Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 10, Lounge seating for 7|
|Other:||Linen provided, please check with the advertiser regarding towels|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access:||Wheelchair friendly, Secure parking|
Further details indoors:
The Villa has 3 double bedrooms. each one has shower and toilet en-suite. One room has two 4ft beds,another room has a kingsize bed and the third room has a standard double bed. there is also the addition of a single futon which can be moved into any room and the lounge settee fold out to a large double bed, The rooms are all very spacious.
For child safety and peace of mind we have an optional Stair gate . We have also had a a secure safety fence placed around the pool which can be easily and simply removed by families with older children .
Further details outdoors:
For child safety and peace of mind we have a secure safety fence around the pool which can be quickly and easily removed by families with older children . Inside the villa we have a safety gate which can be use on the stairs if required
Although smoking is not permitted inside there are plenty of seating areas outside were smokiing is permitted
The Algarve / West Algarve region
Almadena is a small quaint village which is set in national trust land. It has beautiful calm surroundings.
The climate is sunny and warm from May until October. there are many historical sites to visit and explore.
You are centrally located for the calm southern coast at Lagos ( meia priar), Praia da Luz, Bergau or Solema and also you are only 20mins from the dramatic scenery of the West coast offering the surf and it has many surf schools.Sagres (the end of the world) is only a 25min drive away.The area is generally quieter and more laid back than the larger resorts and affords many restaurants serving loacl dishes made with local produce giving a gastronomical delight at very affordable prices.For night life you can venture into Lagos where you will find Bars and many Restaurants.
The Praia da Luz / Almadena area
Sagres (The end of the world) with Fort and dramatic scenery At weekends see the local anglers perching on the edge of the cliffs fishing.
Lagos Town Golden church and other historical building
Luz with Roman ruins
Many local beech bars cafes and restaurants
Monchique which is set in the mountains and its local spa
Two Major golf courses and their amenities.
Silves with its Fort built high up in the town
How to get there
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Fly to Faro airpot which is approximatley 2-3 hours from U.K. Almadena is easily reached from the motorway appprox 90km from Faro airport and less than 10 minutes from the mortorway exit. Details instructions will be given prior to holiday departure.
Cheap flights are easily available from many regional airpots including
All London Airports
Luton . easyjet and Monarch
Manchester easyjet and Monarch
Activities near Praia da Luz
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
24 Aug 2011
My wife and I stayed at Vila Serena in Almadena with our friends, two other couples, for 10 nights at the start of August. I have absolutely nothing bad to say about this place, infact it was... more
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|Prices for group size 8|
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|1 Sep 12||15 Sep 12||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|15 Sep 12||1 Oct 12||£ 850||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Oct 12||1 Nov 12||£ 700||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Nov 12||30 Nov 12||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|1 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 700||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Jun 13||1 Jul 13||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Jul 13||1 Aug 13||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Aug 13||1 Sep 13||£ 1000||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Sep 13||1 Oct 13||£ 900||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Oct 13||20 Oct 13||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|20 Oct 13||1 Nov 13||£ 700||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
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