Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo holiday villa rental with private pool, beach/lake nearby and internet access and balcony/terrace

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Pool Area Casa da Tranquilidade

Villa / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 Home 389869

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Villa / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Casa da Tranquilidade –with it's tranquile and magnificient setting in the countryside it provides a place where you can get away from it all. It's a delightful Villa with pool built in a traditional algarvian style. The Villa is set in three acres in the hills, overlooking a valley with breathtaking spectacular views. An abundance of exotic wild flowers, from orchids to common daisies, grow beneath the ancient olive and carob trees, which clad the hills. It is a naturalistic paradise and an artist's delight. It's peaceful surroundings invite you for either long walks or just a peaceful rest. The Villa is 2km away from the centre of Santa Catarina, which is a typical rural village of the region.

The Villa is comfortably furnished throughout and comprises a fully fitted kitchen, lounge, with Satellite Television, Radio/CD Player, a traditional stone fireplace also heating the bedrooms if so desired and a dining area with French windows opening to a patio with wonderful views. From here stairs are leading to the roof sun terrace or down to the pool area. For the cooler months of the year, in addition to the fireplace, the Villa has the benefit of individual marble heaters in each room as well as double glazed windows and doors. Both twin – bedded bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, one with bath , the other one with shower. They rooms are charmingly furnished in cottage style. The master bedroom has French windows opening on to the patio area with stairs leading to the pool, which has a large sunbathing area with built in barbecue. It is also possible to put up if 5th bed in that room. If wished for a baby cot can be supplied.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Tavira Island 15 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Faro 35 km, Nearest railway: Olhao 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Algarve region

Santa Catarina Centre is 2km and is a typical rural village of the region. It

contains a mixture of tavernas, cafés, mini markets, a post office and a bank.

There is also a small daily fruit and vegetable market. Santa Catarina also hosts

a traditional portuguese Sunday market once a month, where you can find

everything from goats, to leatherwork and local culinary specialities to Tshirts.


Casa da Tranquilidade is approx. 15km from the ancient and picturesque town

of Tavira in the eastern Algarve. Tavira offers something for all. Historical

churches, a castle and a museum, a colourful market, excellent shopping

facilities and numerous bars and restaurants.

Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo


The closest golf course to Casa da Tranquilidade is a 9-hole golf course in

Maragota (with its own putting green and chipping area) near Moncarapacho

about 7km away.

About 3km east of Tavira you find the Benamor golf course, lying opposite

the new developed residential area of Conceicao which is situated in quiet

surroundings neighbouring the fishing village Cabanas.

Further toward Cacela Velha you find two premium Golf courses, Quinta da

Cima and Quinta da Ria. For those we can offer a special greenfee of Euro 350

for 5 days for example. Two additional 5 Star Golf Courses Monte Rei and

Quinta do Vale have been opend in the east alagarve. Driving about 30km to

the west you find the well established golf courses of Vilamoura and Quinta do


Within a radius of 40km there are all in all sixteen golf courses to choose


Further details

With easy access to the A22 motorway and the EN125 all amenities can be

easily reached. As well as a choice of Blue Flag beaches in the Parque Natural

da Ria Formosa (Nature Reserve) and top quality golf courses, places of interest

include local Algarve villages and small towns, such as Sto Estevao, Olhao,

Estoi, Sao Bras, Cachopo, Vial Real or further a field, Lisbon or even in

Spain Seville(2 hours drive away). There are ferries to and from the islands

across the the Rio Formosa) boat trips on the River Guardiano. On a wet day

the Forum Algarve Center in Faro offers 9 modern cinemas, shopping in

tastefully decorated shops or just dining out in one of the numerous restaurants.

For family outings there are two water parks within an easy drive – “The Big

One” and “Slide and Splash”, and “Zoomarine” with a full programme of

marine-life shows.

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      • French
      • Portuguese
      • German

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