A Piece of Heaven (Guest Review)

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Last updated: 10/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-10 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Excl. and charact. villa for 6-8 people with 4 double bedr.,4 bathr. in peaceful, relax 1 ½ acre garden. 1 double bedr. and bathr. on 1st floor with sep. entr.+terrace, 1 extra bedr.+bathr. in sout., 2 wooden houses with 2 beds resp. 1 double bed in garden, espec. well suited for bigger kids TV, Sat, DVD. Comfort. lounge, leather suite, fireplace, phone, sat- and cable Flat-TV, stereo, CD player, DVD with MP3, CD-collection. Sun-/dining room, modern and well equip. kitchen, 3 terrac.+patio, marble floors and double glaz.. Heated+spac. fenced in, tot. renov. lighted pool in garden, 2 built in tables, plenty of garden furnit., barbecue, fans, safe. Sea view hindered by trees. Maid three times/week mornings. Pool and garden maintained. Engl. speak. administr.. Carv. centre 1.5 km, 4 beaches at 250 m, 350, 1500 m. 3 Golf-cours. close by. Free Internet

Several golf courses in vicinity, 3/4 mile and 3 miles+ others.

The villa is very attractively priced despite its phantastic location and the near beaches and village. Reasonable Rates on enquiry.
From our guestbook:
una villa bellissima con un giardino splendido. la vista é spettacolare ed i dintorni permettono gite da sogno nella natura incontaminata. la villa é arredata benissimo ed ha tutte le comoditá. la piscina riscaldata é un invito quotidiano. rimangono indimenticabili le grigliate fatte nel giardino tropicale. assolut mente da consigliare.
C astelo do Mar
A house on the coast.
S undowners on the
T errace, and
E verything we love most.
L ong long, lazy days.
O h, we have had such fun!

D aily dips in the warm pool.
O ver the cliffs, wandering in the sun.

M eals
A l fresco, and
R elaxation.

Thank you so much for your hospitality.
With love Jan

From our guestbook:
We have visited this beautiful Villa twice now and will definately do so again, both with family and friends. All of the kids that have been with us - aged from 2 to 17 - love the place.
Lovely spacious rooms, equiped and furnished to the VERY highest levels. Huge grounds, lovely palms and plants, superb pool and patio areas. Local staff very helpful and attentive.
Owners are very kind and helpful.
The area itself is great and self contained.
We recently had a fantastic stay at Castelo do Mar. The photographs on the website don't do the property justice, it really is a magical place. A beautiful villa set in 2 acres of mature grounds, seperate fenced and gated pool area (very important if you have young kids like us), Castelo do Mar is equiped to the highest standard and is a great place to relax and unwind. Added to this it is within easy walking distance to the restaurants & bars of Carvoeiro, the to 2 local beaches. ..more in the guestbook

From our guestbook:
Wij komen al 17 jaar vrijwel elke Kerstperiode in de Algarve, meestal in Carvoeiro, waar we inmiddels verschillende villa's hebben gehuurd. Sommige huizen bevielen ons zeer goed en anderen wat minder goed. Castello do Mar valt zeker in de eerste categorie. Het is een comfortabel ingerichte villa, met een mooie grote, vrijgelegen tuin met een omheind zwembad (belangrijk als er kleine kinderen mee zijn), een kleine citrusboomgaard en ook grote wilde stukken. Ook vermeldenswaardig is het feit dat 1 van de 3 tweepersoonskamers een eigen opgang met badkamer en dakterras heeft, met uitzicht op de omringende rotskust en op de zee. Als je met meerderen bent kun je daar toch even van wat privacy genieten. Ook in de kerstperiode is Castelo do Mar een uitstekende villa om te huren. Hoewel het water van het zwembad natuurlijk net wat te koud is om in te zwemmen (in de zee kan wel), is het wel vaak heerlijk weer om aan de rand van het zwembad, ... more see our websit


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Villa
  • 160 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single, 1 child bed


  • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom : 2 twin/ single

    extra bedroom in souterrain as special offer, cheaper....moreless

  • 3 twins,1 child bed ,normal amenities. 1 doublebed in Sourerrain as extra possibility. wooden adventure house with two beds for kids, toilets in the main house...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • ADSL-Internet access wifi and cable is available for your own laptop. The kitchen is equipped with dishwasher, microwave, toaster, plenty of cutleries, washing machine and dryer for house-laundry. All year rental. Changeover day to be agreed upon, prefarably Saturdays....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Family
  • Luxury


  • Arboretum

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 5
from 33 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 12 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay
Weihnachten 2015
Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2016
10 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included


Die Preise gelten für max. 6 Personen. Die 7. und 8. Person nur nach besonderer Vereinbarung mit Zuschlag. Die Preise sind Endpreise einschließlich Zugehfrau, Wasser und Endreinigung. Strom ist bis zu 25,- Euro pro Woche enthalten, ausser Dezember. Damit ist der normale Stromverbrauch abgedeckt. Der Verbrauch darüber hinaus - Poolheizung, Elektroheizung in den Schlafzimmern oder extensive Außenb

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Last updated: 10/19/2015
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60 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Vale do Minho, 9 Par 3
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
in Palm Garden, Pizzeria and beach
400 Metres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

The villa is at 1.5 km outside of the spectacular former fishing village Carvoeiro and close to two beaches, Centianes beach being 400m away. There are almost no neighbours – therefore it is very private.

Golf: 3 Golf courses close by, 1x9-holes Vale do Milhio 1,5 km, 2x18-holes Gramacho and Pinta ca. 5 km, and several others in the near vicinity.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1973

About the owner: A family property since 1973, constantly modernized.

Why the Owner Chose Carvoeiro:
The house was purchased when Carvoeiro sill was a small and cosy fishing village.. The village has changed consderably, but our house has kept it´s charme.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
almost wiithout any neighbours, however in walking distance to the village center and close to the beach, A big garden with a pool almost hidden from outside views. A property which you hardly find again in Carvoeiro.

Contact us

Speaks: english, german

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Location of the villa

    Location of the villa

  • Dining room and veranda overlooking the garden

    Dining room and veranda overlooking the garden

  • fenced in pool

    fenced in pool

  • The entrance of the villa

    The entrance of the villa

  • kitchen and dining veranda

    kitchen and dining veranda

  • spacious terrace with tiles table

    spacious terrace with tiles table

Minimum stay: 1-10 nights
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