With fabulous views overlooking the spectacular 18-hole Parque da Floresta golf course, this townhouse is within a ten minute drive of some of the most beautiful beaches and the timeless fishing villages of the unspoilt Western Algarve. You don't have to be a golfer to enjoy a stay here, but if you are you will benefit from a 40% discount on green fees. Other sport and leisure facilities available include a shared pool right outside the patio doors, a football and tennis academy (depending on the season), bowling, excellent mountain biking, 4 other shared swimming pools and Spa Floresta - an oasis of calm and tranquillity.
With your comfort and convenience in mind, we have tried to provide everything you will need during your stay, such as two maid service visits per week, and even beach towels so you don't have to fill your luggage with your own. The welcome pack of food that you'll find on arrival means that you don't have to visit the supermarket until you have had time to settle in.
A choice of on-resort restaurants and bars are available to guests, with many other local eateries close by with seafood a regional speciality. Salema and Bergau are within a 10 minute drive, and the historic Lagos is only 20 minutes away.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Nearest beach||Salema 3 km|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 100 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
The townhouse offers three outdoor terracing areas including a roof terrace with a large teak table and 8 dining chairs and with a built in barbecue. Outdoor lighting on the roof terrace means you can sit up there after dark. During the daytime it features amazing views over the golf course.A bonus is the beautiful outside covered lounge with a three seater sofa, two seater sofa and coffee table - perfect for an afternoon relaxing away from the heat of the summer sun. Accessed via the lounge/dining room. The two patios, accessed via the two lower floor bedrooms, have modern sunloungers and are close to the pool.
Right on the doorstep is the sandy beach of Salema and the numerous coves close by. Overlooked by quaint little restaurants and bars, Salema beach is an idyllic haven for those who come to surf, sail, fish and swim in one of the most favourable climates in Europe.
Along the west coast, the beaches are more dramatic, many of them covering acres of nearly deserted sand, backed by dunes or cliffs looking out over the lines of Atlantic surf cascading in on the wildly beautiful shore.
The Algarve enjoys some of the longest sunshine hours in Europe, with superb warm water temperatures of around 22 degrees centigrade in summer. Water sports such as surfing and windsurfing are popular largely due to such superb warm sea waters. Daytime temperatures can reach over 30 degrees centigrade in the summer with pretty much guaranteed sunshine, and year round they rarely fall below zero!
The authentic fishing villages of Burgau and Salema are both within a 10 minute drive. Going West, the coast road then leads you to the Atlantic-facing Vila do Bispo before winding back to the most westerly point of the Algarve, Cape St Vincent, on the other side of historic Sagres and its fortress. From there, the coast road north takes you to Aljezur, a surfers' paradise in the heart of the Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina Nature Reserve.