£100 / night
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Villa Sete – Home 136664 Villa

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 12 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Villa / 5 bedrooms / 5 bathrooms / sleeps 12

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Description from manager


Villa Sete is a beautiful 5 bedroom villa with private swimming pool. Villas Sete's lovely pool can be heated if required (at an additional charge). If you wish for a pool table please advise us and we will arrange this for you.

Located in the heart of Albufeira town and within a few minutes walk to all the amenities you require. |Our villas have a full management service where we check you in on arrival and provide assistance when and if required. Please contact us for further information.

We provide maid service when you arrive. One bath towel and one bath towel will be prepared for each guest. We can supply cots and highchairs at no additional charge. Please contact us if this is required. The villa is alarmed for peace of mind and a safe is supplied for your more important possessions.

The living room and kitchen comfortably provide space for 12 guests. To prepare food you will find a cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, kettle and toaster. You will also find a dish washer, washing machine, clothes drier and an iron and ironing board. Cutlery, crockery, glassware and cooking utensils also provided for your stay.

Further details

Please be aware that the prices quoted are for 10 persons. If the sofa bed is required an additional €50 will be required on arrival for the additional bedding.

Payment Terms:

We will require a 25% deposit with the remaining funds due 6 weeks prior to arrival.

We can be flexible on the day they you wish to check in and out and times subject to availability.

Further details indoors

Villa Sete contains modern en suite bathrooms / shower rooms and a fully modern integrated open plan kitchen looking onto the pool.

The living room opens onto the pool via sliding doors. It has plenty of furniture and lovely sofas in the lounge area. Good sized television with satellite TV, housed on a solid wooden TV unit. Air conditioning and wood burning fireplace.

The dining area sits between the kitchen and living area and also looks onto the pool area. This can accommodate up to 10 people. Air conditioning.

Villa Sete Bedroom Configuration

Ground Floor:

1 Twin bedroom with en suite facilities

1 Twin sharing house bathroom in corridor

1 Double with en suite facilities

1st Floor:

1 X Double bedrooms with en suite facilities.

1 Twin Bedroom with en-suite facilities

It is possible to add a single foldaway style bed in any of these bedrooms.

All bedrooms have Air conditioning and fitted wardrobes, bedside lights, and bedside tables.

The private terrace can be access at the top of the stairs and provides an excellent area for those who want a quiet area to relax, with good sea views and a cool breeze.

Further details outdoors

Villa Sete has a well sized private swimming pool which we can heat if required (at an additional cost). Lovely private garden where you can relax by the pool and enjoy the sun throughout the day. The pool is located to the front of the villa (south facing) to make the most of the sun.

Please contact us if you wish for the pool table/table tennis table to be arranged.

The pool is cleaned on a regular basis, and the garden cut once a week. There is a place to park a car if required. The villa is located on a quiet cul d sac, and not overlooked.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • 3 Cots available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed, 8 Single Beds, 3 Cots available
  • 1 Family bathroom, 4 En suites


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Safe
  • Staffed property
  • Table tennis
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Accessible for wheelchair users — please contact the manager for details before booking


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Damage deposit: £250.00
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

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About the manager

Columbia Estates
Response rate:
Calendar updated:
08 Oct 2019
Years listed:
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, Russian, Swedish

This Villa has 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and sleeps 12. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 16 Aug 2010. Located in Albufeira, it has 42 reviews with an overall rating of 4. The average weekly rate varies from £695 to £2595.

The Manager has a response rate of 80% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 08 Oct 2019.


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Guest reviews

Very Good
42 reviews

Very Good

“Great service”

Reviewed 26 Jun 2019

We stayed at villa sette for a hen do with 11 girls. The customer service we received from the very first booking to the help we needed whilst we were there was 5* can’t recommend Miguel and his team enough. The villa was a little tired and only 2 showers can be used at one time but other than that it was perfect for us. Great location and a stress free holiday Thanks Miguel

“Villa sete”

Reviewed 14 Jun 2019

We had a family holiday in villa sete consisting of 10 adults and 2 little children.the villa is really nice and spacious. All the bars and shops are walking distance. Only problem we found was the hot water kept running out because the boiler is so old.we was having cold showers nearly every day of our stay.miguel the property manager was really good at sorting things out the best he could. We all said we would definately return.

“Seen better days”

Reviewed 17 Aug 2017

Piclures online are old as is villa. Tatty. Broken. Dangerous. Stayed here in July as a party of 10 including 4 kids. Found tablets on the floor. Kitchen not the same as advertised and difficult to cook for large numbers. Extractor hood overhanging meant constantiy banging head when cooking. Poolside and steps dangerous. Tiles cut so badly one member of the group badly cut her leg. Electric trips with dishwasher use. Missing fire extinguisher upstairs. Pool not heated as stated. Sofas fit for the skip. Mattresses have springs sticking through and pillows like they are filled with golf balls. Wardrobe doors falling out onto you when opened and holes in the walls. Poor management service wilh no response to emails or phone calls. Cleaner arrived at 8.45am instead of 12 on last day and demanded we we left. Not suitable for wheelchair users as at the top of a steep hill and big step into drive. I could go on. My advice would be not to stay here as a family. The neighbours were all large crowds of young people. Management clearly not interested in who they rent to which is reflected in the state of the villa.

“Tatty, not great”

Reviewed 12 Aug 2017

Kitchen in the advert is from another villa, Table tennis, pool table sofas are old and tatty Water puddles at the side of pool and the tiles there are very very slippery Downstairs bathroom smells, witch is nothing to do with local drains, something is not sealed or trapped correctly, been a plumber for 25 years. Shower upstairs fills with water and take a very long time to drain away, and also appears to be leaking causing a damp patch in the bathroom below Tiles in pool steps are chipped and sharp, one of us cut a leg on early on in the Holliday, and the pool heater as far as we could tell didn’t work. BBQ needs a decent grill for it, and kitchen could do with a few mor bits, not even a salad bowl that you could use. Other than that, it’s ok at best

“Don't be fooled by the pictures!!!”

Reviewed 1 Aug 2017

We picked the villa after lots of research and having 2 very young babies thinking this would be the best for our family vacation. Upon arrival we noticed that the pictures online are very old (5-7 years). Below is a list of things you might want to note prior to booking; 1. The kitchen is not the kitchen from the photos as there's no breakfast bar and the appliances are not the same .... not ideal if you're cooking for a large number of people and false advertisement??? 2. The sofas are in a very bad way (see pictures) 3. The pool tiles in the pool have not been rounded off and are chipped so my sister in law cut her leg quite deeply on the second day .... very slippery on the sides of the pool - NOT child friendly. One of the outside chairs had a huge hole in which was covered with the cushion ... one of the children fell through it! Sunbeds are different from photos and are very old! 4. BBQ is a joke - cannot be cooked upon 5. One of the twin rooms had damp on the ceiling from the leaking shower above! 6. Don't touch the wardrobe doors!!!!!! 7. Shower doors do not close properly. 8. Snooker table and ping pong table are old and worn. 9. Hole in the wall in 2nd twin room 10. Pool is not heated as advertised! 11. Oh and the power kept cut cutting out when certain appliances were in use! 12. On day of check out the cleaner arrived at 8.45am telling us to leave immediately when we were told check out was 12pm .... this ruined our last day! I could go on and on and what makes it worse is we phoned and emailed the managing agents who never picked up or got back to us whilst we were away!!!

“Great villa - poor admin”

Reviewed 18 Apr 2017

I have just returned from a weeklong stay at Villa Sete, the villa was excellent. Exactly as advertised. There were no concerns over security as have been mentioned in previous reviews. The rooms were all clean and spacious and comfortably accommodated a group of 8 adults. The pool heating did stop working at one point however Miguel quickly got this sorted. It was well appointed with all you need to enjoy your stay. The location is ideal as both the old and new towns are a short walk away and there are a few smaller shops and bars around the corner. The only downside with the experience was the booking through Columbia estates. Having booked our transfers with Jim I expected them to be waiting upon arrival, they were not. I called and left a message for Jim which was not returned. We therefore had to arrange a taxi which was more expensive than the transfers we'd booked. I then called Jim again whilst en route to the villa to advise what had happened and was assured this would not happen again on the transfers I had arranged for the next two parties arriving the following two days, he assured me this was sorted. Needless to say when two more of the party arrived the following day they called the transfer company and were told they had not sent anyone and wouldn't be doing so. I would certainly recommend Villa Sete, perhaps not Columbia estates.

“I loved this villa, great location and great facilities”

Reviewed 17 Jun 2013

We had the best of both worlds in Villa Sete. It's in a quiet location for relaxing and soaking up sunshine by the pool, but in easy walking distance to the beach. Both Old Town and the Strip are within 10 - 15 minutes walking distance (or a reasonably priced taxi fare). There are lovely restaurants and local bars close by. I hope to stay here again soon.

“Not worth the money”

Reviewed 5 Nov 2012

It's hard to think of anything positive to say Maybe the transfers arranged by Patrick might be a positive? The whole villa was in a poor state, and in desperate need of some money spending on it. As you walk into the villa you get that sudden dread of "I've been ripped off". Was given the guided tour of villa by Jimmy, he wasn't a bad guy, just had his hands tied. Lliving room:- the sofa's had seen better days and a set of drawers had a smashed top on it only 1 light working out of 3 Dining room / kitchen:- villa was for 10 people the table only had 8 chairs and these were 3 different styles only 1 light working out of 4 The kitchen:- This was basic, dusty and very dated only 1 light working out of 6 The flatroof above kitchen leaked badly during our 1 day of rain, leaking all over floor and into the plug sockets making washing machine redundant Bedrooms:- Basic beds with basic furniture, Mattresses were very poor Oh yes all of these were either missing bulbs or they wasn't working Bathrooms:- Family bathroom downstairs was unusable as one shower door was missing and it smelt of sewage constantly? was told by Jimmy this was a problem in the area, not the villa? Upstairs en suite shower tray would take an age to empty these bathrooms also had a strong smell of sewage. Pool and area:- The pool was heated and the surround patio was adequate We voiced our disappointment to Jimmy in the strongest terms without being rude. He to his credit contacted Patrick in Jersey, we were offered another villa. Jimmy came in his transit van to take two people to view the offered property. to but truthful the villa offered was very nice and had a pool but was unheated. This too had it bad points and was not suitable for my family it was placed at the end of a cul de sac, 100 mtrs from the noisy strip bars The main problem was my family (wife, 2 daughters & granddaughter) having to walk past a strip club to get home at night? Overall we stayed put and made the best of a bad choice of accommodation Thank god for 6 days of sunshine We have had nothing but good experiences with Holiday lettings in the past and won't let it put us off using the site again.

“Was once luxury - not now - READ THIS!”

Reviewed 20 Sep 2012

My 4 friends and I booked this villa to celebrate our 40th birthdays. We opted for a large villa as we all wanted space and our own bathrooms! This is a large villa but as the title suggests it was ONCE luxury. The thing that lets the villa down is maintenance. When we arrived we noticed that the grounds were very poorly maintained; the grass was yellow, pool table old, the sunbeds well past their best. There was a persistent smell of sewage in the villa and the standard of overall cleanliness was poor. Hair everywhere! The lounge furniture was old and tatty and the dining room table and chairs had seen better days. The beds were plentiful but the mattresses were really hard and there was no mattress or pillow protectors - which to be honest is quite disgusting. It's a real shame that the owners don't spend a few thousand pounds on maintenance and furniture as the kitchen and bathrooms have quality fixtures and fittings but were, once again, poorly maintained. The pool was cleaned while we were there and we were happy with the outside space. It's a 15 minute walk down to the busy part of town down a really steep hill. We opted for a taxi back which was only 4Es. The villa is ideally suited for those of you that like the beach. Would I recommend this Villa? No, not in it's current state. Spend a few thousand tidying it up then yes. It is not worth the money we spent on hiring it. However, it certainly didn't ruin our time together but we were really disappointed - especially as I had emailed the company beforehand and raised my concerns from previous holidaymaker's reports! These were blatantly ignored. Overall, this was once quality that the owners have failed to maintain high standards. A real shame.

“Villa Sete Albufeira”

Reviewed 3 Sep 2012

Stayed at villa Sete for 10 days. There were 5 in our party.The transfer from the airport was prompt and friendly,I would recomend anyone to use this service should they need to. We were welcomed by Jimmy, who had bought us a few essentials, which was a nice touch. he showed us around the villa, and answered our questions, explained how the safe worked, all we needed to know really. The villa was spot on, all the bedrooms were en suite,the kitchen was more than adequate for our needs, and the living area was spaceous and comfortable. There is a sky box, but no card, so we received all the UK freeview TV and radio channels. The pool is well maintained, and is a good size and depth, there are plenty of sunbeds too.The pool table is to one side, all the cues and balls were in good order, the grass isn't very green, but this is down to the fact people walk round the pool table and there's no rain. I would suggest this area be flagged or tiled, but this is not a complaint. the location is ideal, 10 mins walk to the strip or 10 mins walk to the old town. There are plenty of shops/mini markets near by for your shopping very close by, and the villa is in a cul de sac so traffic noise isn't an issue.Would definately visit villa Sete again

Response from the manager Thank you for your review. I appreciate the kind comments yo have provided, and would not hesitate to welcome you back to any of our villas in the future. Kind regards Patrick

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