Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Villa Querida is a comfortable and attractive holiday villa, set in delightful grounds, surrounded by a lush and secluded garden. It is in the charming Quadradinhos area of Vale do Lobo and is within strolling distance of a very good restaurant, the supermarket and Vale do Lobo Shopping plaza, golf clubhouse and the health and beauty spa. It’s also within reasonable walking distance of the beachside shopping and dining centre at the Praca and access to the fabulous sandy beach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||1.2 km|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||18.2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
This two-storey, traditionally furnished villa, offers good quality, holiday accommodation, in a lovely setting. It has a spacious living and dining room with a TV, fireplace and wo sets of patio doors leading to a partially shaded terrace and the swimming pool. There is compact but fully-fitted kitchen.
Villa Querida has five bedrooms. The master bedroom is on the upper floor, with two queen sized beds, an attractive en suite bathroom and doors to a furnished roof terrace. There are four bedrooms on the ground floor. One bedroom has twin beds and patio doors to a central courtyard. There are two further bedrooms with twin beds, one of which has patio doors leading to the pool. The fifth bedroom has a double bed and patio doors to the pool. These bedrooms share two family bathrooms.
|Further details outdoors||
Doors from the living room lead out to the swimming pool, which is entered by integral steps. A secluded and very pretty, partially shaded garden, built-in barbecue and a covered dining terrace provide the perfect setting for hours of al fresco relaxation in the glorious Algarve climate.
Maid service is provided three times a week with a mid week towel change. For guests staying longer than one week there is also a weekly linen change.
The Algarve region
Throughout the Algarve, old traditions mingle with more cosmopolitan ways of life in a landscape of outstanding natural beauty. A land of contrasts, of sheer cliffs and rolling hills and beautiful beaches. There are vast stretches of fine golden sand, extensive dunes and sandy coves backed by spectacular cliffs and rock formations all along the Algarve coast. The Algarve has much to offer the discerning traveller and there is sure to be an Algarve holiday villa to suit your particular tastes and holiday plans.
For those looking for activity holidays, the Algarve is one of Europe’s premier golfing destinations whilst the tennis schools offer fantastic facilities. Water sports are second to none with waterskiing, scuba-diving, big game fishing and dolphin spotting trips available at most beach resorts.
Vale do Lobo
Villa Querida is well located, in the Quadradinhos area of Vale do Lobo, there’s a very good restaurant at the heart of the community and the supermarket is a stroll away. From the southern side of the community it’s a five minute walk to the Vale do Lobo Shopping Plaza, which features boutiques, a good wine merchant, the health and beauty spa and the golf clubhouse. A 10 minute walk down Avenida do Mar along shaded walkway is the famous Praca with its wide selection of restaurants, bars, boutiques, cafes and access to the beautiful beach.
The resort is situated on spectacular coastline and set in a glorious pine forest with two superb 18-hole golf courses, the Ocean and the Royal. The Vale do Lobo Tennis Academy in the resort has first class facilities and offers tennis lessons for all levels as well as court hire.
Less than a ten minute drive away is exclusive shopping and dining in Quinta do Lago with a sophisticated atmosphere. “Quinta Shopping” and “Bouganvillea Plaza” offer a wide choice of classy boutiques as well as bustling restaurants and cafes, which are very popular with families. For traditional water sports head into Quinta do Lago, near the beach is a large lake where a variety of watersports are available including windsurfing, sailing and pedaloes can be hired, there’s also a well sited restaurant café at the water’s edge where you can relax and watch the activities.
Also within a 10 minute drive is the horse riding centre and a Go-Kart track. A fifteen minute drive takes you to the resort of Vilamoura and its bustling marina and a variety of marine excursions, including big game fishing, charter yachts and dolphin spotting. Vilamoura is best known for its golf courses of which there are five. This area also has a number of water parks with the nearest one, Aquashow at Vilasol, several others can be found on the N 125 heading west. A twenty-five minute drive west takes you to the small town of Guia, famous for its authentic chicken piri-piri and seafood restaurants as well as some nearby fantastic sandy cove beaches. The Zoo-Marine theme park near Armacao da Pera has a number of family friendly rides, sea-life shows and there is the opportunity to swim with dolphins.