The Algarve region in Southern Portugal is famous for its stunning beaches and all year round warm sunny climate making it a great holiday destination. This is what attracted the owner to the area when she bought this 4 bedroomed luxury holiday home 10 minutes drive from the nearby seaside towns of Alvor and Portimão.
This luxury English owned holiday home is located on an elevated position with stunning views of the surrounding area, you can see the coast on a clear day. It has its own private garden, overlooks the beautiful communal swimming pools. . The property is one of 26 situated in a well maintained gated complex with lots of mature palm trees, flower beds and cobbled driveway. Away from the hustle and bustle of the local towns - it is so quiet all you can hear from the balcony at night is the sound of the crickets.
This luxury holiday home can comfortably accommodate up to *8 people, however, it is also suitable for couples as the property is not imposing and is easy to maintain.
(*There is additional accommodation for 4 people in a basement den, suitable for children or young adults . There is a large furnished den room and two painted solid wood sets of bunk beds. This unit is available to rent on request ~ any time of the year.)
The marble floors keep the property cool during the hot weather and are easy to keep clean. All windows have electric blinds to keep the sun out during the day. For families with very young children there are children’s toys to play with, cot, high chair, push chair and car seats already in the house so you don’t need to bring excess luggage.
The house is well designed with no fewer than two balconies, a roof terrace and enclosed garden for sunbathing and al fresco dining. Early morning and evening time is ideal for dining outdoors in the shaded patio area located in the enclosed rear garden, with ample furniture and a brick build bar-b-q.
The house is owned by an interior designer who has take great care with the layout and has ensured that all the furniture and furnishings are of the highest standard. All the furniture is solid wood, sofas are high quality leather, mattresses are pocket sprung and everything has been shipped to Portugal from the UK. The bed linen is Egyptian cotton and the towels are luxurious cotton.
Sit and relax in the open plan sitting room in the evening and choose from a selection of books and DVDs, if you want to unwind after a busy day on the beach.
Dining Room and Kitchen | The kitchen looks out onto the swimming pools with distant views. It features a built-in oven cooker & microwave, hob and dishwasher. You can eat in the kitchen, open plan dining room or outside in the shaded garden patio area.
The sweeping stone staircase leads you upstairs from where you can enjoy panoramic distant views. The firm favourite is the large master bedroom with it luxury en-suite facilities and shaded balcony - great when you want to relax and read a book whilst watching everyone in the pool. The area is very quiet so you can enjoy a good night sleep.
Swimming and Tennis Court |In addition to a small play area for children, guests can enjoy the communal swimming pools - main pool with its deep and shallow end and the small mini pool for very young children. You can help yourselves to floats stored in the basement of the property. Deck chairs are also available if you fancy a spot of sunbathing by the pool.
The all-weather tennis court is always open for tennis enthusiasts.
This house has been upgraded since the photos were taken and new photos will will be uploaded shortly.
garden and new pool and patio area
A home away from home