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El Dourado

from £172 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Excellent 5/5 Score from 10 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

from £172 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The spacious villa comes extremely well equipped throughout, including a modern fully fitted kitchen and separate Utility room. All bedrooms have en-suite bath/shower rooms.

The villa can be used by all ages, couples or families in the most beautiful and secluded surroundings.

The villa is decorated with modern Mediterranean furniture and paintings and a bright and airy feeling throughout.

Dining room and lounge have superb panoramic views of about 30 miles of coastline, as do all the bedrooms, two of which are on the ground floor.

The hall has a marble staircase leading to 2 bedrooms, including the master bedroom, which has an outside terrace with a table to chairs to watch the beautiful sunsets that frequent the area.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Various 10 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Faro 10 km, Nearest railway: Almancil 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Private outdoor pool (heated), Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
Pool Private outdoor pool (heated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 3 En suites
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (6), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking
Further details outdoors

The villa has 2 sets of automatic security gates, with a long and winding driveway up to the villa. The gardens and pool are well tendered

Further details

A small welcome pack is presented on arrival. The villa is managed by English speaking Management agent, that look after clients needs whilst staying at the villa, including key collection and introduction to the villas facilities

About this location

The Algarve region

The Algarve is famous for its many beautiful beaches and golf courses and all are easily accessed from the villa.

There are 100's of restaurants of all nationalities and the quality is superb.

The towns of Faro, Loule, Almancil and Albuferia are all within a short drive. Further afield you can drive to Lagos and Cape St Vincent , West of the region and the mountains of Monchique to the North. Lisbon is just over a 2 hour drive North and to the West Tavira and the Spanish border. Seville is just over a 2 hour drive

Santa Barbara de Nexe

Santa Barbara is a very pretty little village with a lovely church in its centre. There are numerous shops and restaurants in the locale, together with a couple of small supermarkets and a large one that caters for all the local, expat and holiday makers alike. There is also a 24 hour petrol station.

On numerous times of the year the village hold festivals and services frequented from people far and wide.

The villa is walking distance to the village

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23 Jan 2015


"Wonderful relaxing villa"

I'd never been to Portugal on vacation before so was quite looking forward to it. The villa is in the hills overlooking Faro and about 20 minutes from the airport. The villa is fantastic with fou… More

14 Oct 2014


"The most beautiful villa!"

Villa El Dourado is absolutely beautiful! My husband and I stayed here with 3 other couples in August 2014 and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It's in the lovely little town of Santa Barbara … More

10 Aug 2014


"Awesome villa!"

Words cannot describe how much we loved this villa. On arrival we were blown away by the view. The villa is spacious and well appointed making it perfect for two families on holiday together. It is we… More

28 Aug 2013


"Fantastic accommodation, beautiful home and delightful location"

This was our third visit to Santa Barbara De Nexe (which we absolutely love) but our first time at El Dourado. We were delighted with the villa and the accommodation. The property is very spacious, … More

24 Feb 2013


"Beautifully presented villa in quiet location"

We stayed here with six friends and had a fabulous holiday. It was great for chilling out, lazy days in the heated pool and super evenings on the patio with views over Faro. It is very convenient fo… More

19 Feb 2013


"Spectacular elevated location providing stunning views"

We have stayed in numerous villas in The Algarve but El Dourado stands out amongst the rest....private gated 500m + drive to an elevated but level plot providing a magnificent back drop over counrtrys… More

19 Feb 2013


"First Class Holiday Home from Home"

We have stayed at El Dourado several times with both family and friends and we have never been disappointed with the quality of accommodation and fittings in the villa. It's truly First Class. … More

15 Feb 2013


"Wonderful Hhliday in a luxurious villa in an enchanting setting."

We have stayed at El Dourado 4 times in 8 years with both family & friends. It is located in a wonderful setting & the views and tranquility draw us back each time. The quality of the accommodation is… More

14 Feb 2013


"A lovely villa in a beautiful location"

We have stayed here every year from 2008, twice one year! We love it. There are four huge bedrooms all with huge ensuite facilites. We took my son and his wife and my step-daughter and her husband th… More

13 Feb 2013


"A Villa with Every Facility"

This was our 5th stay at Villa El Dourado and we plan to return again and again, as this villa has everything we could possibly need for a comfortable, enjoyable holiday. We have been visiting the Alg… More

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      • 2 Years listed

      90% Response rate

      Calendar last updated:14 Apr 2015

      Based in United Kingdom

      Languages spoken
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