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Luxury 4 Double Bedroom Villa, Sleeps 8, Private Pool, Almaverde Near Burgau

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Last updated: 05/16/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

A privately owned luxury villa located in the beautiful and unspoilt Western Algarve near Lagos. The villa is part of the stunning, low density Almaverde Village and Spa resort which has won numerous International Awards. With two double and two twin bedrooms the Villa comfortably sleeps 8 and is well suited to 2 families sharing should you wish but also perfect for small numbers. The Villa has a Mezzanine floor making a spacious double height living room with dining area, Cable TV (all terrestrial channels/Sky Sports), fully equipped kitchen, eco- friendly Cool House climate control system and 2 roof terraces. Ground floor has: Master bedroom suite with dressing area, bath and shower, twin bedroom, fitted kitchen, spacious sitting room, cloakroom/loo. Upstairs is: Double bedroom suite with shower room, terrace, twin bedroom, shower room, large mezzanine area with terrace. Outside: Pool with cover, steps and shallow end, BBQ, 6 sun-loungers, umbrellas, patio table & chairs to seat 8. Travel cot. Internet dongles available for 2 euros per hour of useage or free computer terminals available for your use at the reception building. A free linen change and basic clean is provided on day 7/8 for bookings of 14 days. Optional extra cleaning is available should you wish and is charged per hour. A departure clean is provided. A detached villa which is not overlooked giving you lots of privacy.

AlmaVerde: AlmaVerde is 'green soul' in Portuguese, and that is what lies at the heart of this multi award winning development. Using a novel construction process with adobe brick and a cool air system, AlmaVerde villas are exceptionally comfortable and designed for relaxed living. Located within a nature reserve, AlmaVerde is beautiful; only a third of the land has been allocated to development, the rest is grassland with mature trees and olive groves and makes for wonderful walks. Ideally located for golfers and water sports enthusiasts, close to some of Europe's most attractive beaches and the area has plenty of affordable restaurants serving delicious food and making families and children especially welcome.

Golf: The Algarve is one of Europe’s premier golf destinations with over 18 courses within 60 mins drive of AlmaVerde, including championship courses. The nearest being Boa Vista & Parque da Floresta within 3 kms. Discounts are available through the management.

Facilities on site: Tennis lessons, tennis competitions, 4 floodlite tennis courts, yoga, pilates, spa treatments, beauty treatments, table tennis, kids club in summer school holidays, grass football pitch, soft playground with swings slides, etc. . Detox courses. Colon Hydrotherapy. Bikes and Helmets can be hired on site, through the reception.


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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 202 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeping


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 baby crib


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • Ground Floor bedroom suite with dressing area and bathroom with shower. Ground floor bedroom with two singles. 1st Floor bedroom suite with shower room/loo and door to roof terrace. 1st Floor bedroom with two singles and door to balcony over-looking pool. A large sofa is located on the mezzanine area. Both the twin rooms beds are able to be zipped together to make doubles. Both doubles and one twin have wall to wall build in cupboards. There is a travel cot provided free of charge however you will need to bring your own linen for it. Hiring travel cots from Almaverde costs approx £25-£30 per week....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Alma Verde has 4 x floodlit tennis courts, drop in sessions on Monday and Thursday, equipment can be rented and professional coaching (group and 1 to 1) is available on site. Book at Wellness Centre. Next to the courts is a soft landing childrens’ play area and a Wellness Centre providing a range of relaxing beauty treatments and therapies. The Wellness Centre also has wireless access and free internet connected PC for you to use. You are able to book the use of a wifi Dongle to receive the internet in the villa, you will be charged 2 euros per hour for useage. Bikes and helmets can be hired from Almaverde for daily use or weekly use. On site 24 hr management is there for any help or should there be a problem. ...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Resort
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities


  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


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


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    A wifi dongle can be provided and charged at 2 euros per hour...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Pool towels are not provided but can be hired if needs be....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid Summer
Apr 20 - Jun 20, 2015
3 night min stay

Jun 21 - Jul 17, 2015
4 night min stay

Jul 18 - Aug 30, 2015
7 night min stay

Late Summer
Aug 31 - Sep 27, 2015
3 night min stay

Low Season
Sep 28 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

Christmas/New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit £200
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Included


Prices are for the property per week for up to 8 people. Pool heating is optional and is charged at £110.00 per week should you decide you would like it.

One travel cot is available at no charge in the villa.(you will need to bring your own linen). Cots and high chairs may be hired at approximately 30.00 euros each per week through AlmaVerde. Baby-sitting is available.

The full amount is due 8 weeks prior to the start of the rental. A 30% deposit is taken on booking prior to that date.

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Last updated: 05/16/2015
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80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

The Western Algarve beaches are amongst the most beautiful and least crowded in Europe. There are numerous sheltered sandy coves close by on the South coast; Burgau and Salema are traditional fishing villages with clean sandy beaches, cosy beachside bars and terrace restaurants. Burgau is just 2km from AlmaVerde. Between there and Salema lie the quieter beaches of Cabanas Velhas and Boca do Rio, and to the West of Salema are Figueira, Furnas, Ingrina, Zavial and Martinhal beaches; each with its own charm. Or venture a little further a field to one of the many expansive and dramatic West coast beaches that face the Atlantic. Alternatively drive inland through the rolling hillside country to stroll in the nearby National Park. The whole area is ideal for both families and those after some solitude. With over 100 restaurants and countless cafes and bars in the Lagos area there is plenty of choice across the region for eating out.

Other Activities: Almaverde has 4 x flood lit tennis courts, kit rental and drop in sessions on Monday and Thursday, professional tennis coaching available.

Golf: AlmaVerde have various arrangements with the local golf courses in close range to the villa offering up to 20% off the fees.


Owner info

About the owner: We are a family of 4 and just love going to our villa whenever we can. The children are now teenagers and love bringing their friends to come and spend time at the villa and there is always something to go and do be it sunbathing or water sports on the beaches, and surfing and body boarding on the West coast amazing beaches. Whenever we go to another country we always wonder why we went as our villa is so well equipped we love it there smelling the almond trees and the cool breeze when it's 35 degrees always stops you overheating! We think of our villa as our home as we are always moving house due to my husband's job so this is a little bit of stability for us. We have spent time choosing Portuguese pottery and other items for your comfort and would hope you see the villa as home from home.

Why the Owner Chose Burgau:
We love Almaverde as it is in the proper old fashioned Portugal region of Burgau rather than the 'Brits on tour' resorts near the airport we absolutely dread finding ourselves in and where you don't hear a single Portuguese voice! Our detached villa is located in the centre of Almaverde and is not overlooked.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
We fell in love with the wonderful smell of the Almond trees along our street. We love the fact we can go back to the calm of Almaverde and in particular our street which is quiet. The villa is detached and is not overlooked and is south facing so you can sit by the pool all day or under the shelter by the kitchen out of the sun but still enjoying being outside. The coolhouse system is truly unique no noisy air conditioning and the whole villa keeps at a cool temperature so you never feel too hot in the hot summer months.

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Speaks: english, french, german



  • Pool and patio area

    Pool and patio area

  • Sitting room, dining area beyond and mezzanine

    Sitting room, dining area beyond and mezzanine

  • Pool and patio

    Pool and patio

  • View from shaded patio and kitchen

    View from shaded patio and kitchen

  • Side garden

    Side garden

  • Villa front

    Villa front

  • Salema beach - less than 10 minutes drive away

    Salema beach - less than 10 minutes drive away

  • Secluded cove outside Burgau

    Secluded cove outside Burgau

  • Lunch in the garden

    Lunch in the garden

  • Pool and patio

    Pool and patio

  • Pool and patio

    Pool and patio

  • View from walled private upstairs patio

    View from walled private upstairs patio

  • View from upstairs balcony

    View from upstairs balcony

  • 6 sun loungers, table and chairs for 8, umbrella

    6 sun loungers, table and chairs for 8, umbrella

  • Burgau beach - 5 minutes drive

    Burgau beach - 5 minutes drive

  • Upstairs double

    Upstairs double

£107 - £257 per night (GBP)
Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, german
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