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Playa Islantilla, Luxury Large Villa, Beautiful Gardens/ Pools, Close to Beach

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Beautiful landscaped communal pools / gardens

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Last updated: 04/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Very spacious, luxury 4 double bedroom and 4 bathroom villa in exclusive quiet gated development with spectacular views directly overlooking the Islantilla Golf Course. Large private sun/roof terrace and secluded private patio and lawned garden. Set in beautiful well maintained tropical gardens containing 2 attractive pools and tennis court. Close to main beach/resort, golf club house and miles of unspoilt sandy beaches including two sand dune national parks. There are also 6 other championship golf courses within half hour's drive. Faro/Seville airports approx 1 hour by car.


Booking Details: Holding booking deposit required of £250 per week to reserve accommodation. Full payment is then required 2 months before departure date. A £50 per week refundable key/damage deposit is also taken when full payment is made.
On changeover days during the peak season (July and August) we would respectfully request departing guests to vacate by 10am and for incoming guests to arrive after 4pm to allow for full cleaning.
Mid - stay change of linen/towels service available for additional 40 euros.

Seville: The stunning city of Seville is only just over an hour's drive away (120 km) from the property on excellent motorways and this therefore makes it a comfortable and easy day trip from Islantilla. This city is an absolute must see and could easily take up 2 or 3 days of your holiday to see the main sights.
Also importantly the airport is an excellent gateway to the region, particularly as Ryanair now fly there and it is quite possible to book flights from Stansted for as low as £50 per person including taxes!! The airport is large and comfortable but is very quiet compared to the Costa airports and it is therefore very easy and quick to get in and out of the terminal. Car hire is also very cheap and easy to arrange and we can recommend a car hire company where you can get a new 5 door air conditioned car for less than £100 per week.

Ayamonte/Algarve: The very pretty fishing port and town of Ayamonte on the Spanish/Portuguese border is only 20 minutes drive away and is definitely worth a visit. The town is lined with street cafes and nice boutiques/shops and the freshly caught fish and seafood in the restaurants is a must! A nice place to just stroll around and relax in the cafes.
The Eastern end of the Portuguese Algarve is also worth a day trip or two. It is a beautiful and largely unspoilt region with lovely long sandy beaches, small fishing ports and villages and attractive national parks. The historical town of Tavira is only 40 mins drive away and has a lovely square next to the river and contains a hilltop castle/gardens, churches and other ancient buildings. It is also lined with street cafes and restaurants.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 145 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Very safe, quiet and convenient for children....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    en suite bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Own roof terrace...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 child bed

    Adult sized bunk bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    Foldaway travel cot for babies/toddlers ...moreless

  • 1 double, 3 twins

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    ground floor with sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On first floor with large vanitory unit and sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    On first floor private en suite bathroom for Bedroom 1...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    On second floor private bathroom for Bedroom 4...moreless

Other Amenities

  • There is a large elegant lounge leading onto the private patio and garden with lovely views directly over golf course. The patio has an outside table and chairs and is a great place to eat al fresco & for barbeques. There is a large full sized kitchen with separate utility/drying room containing washing machine. All 4 bedrooms are double sized with private balconies/terraces and one bedroom has an en suite bathroom. There is a huge private sun/roof terrace at the top of the house with the most spectacular views of the golf course. This terrace has 2 sun lounger’s & wooden table and 4 chairs and gets the sun all day long. A very nice place to hang out and have a drink as the sun sets over the golf course and watching the varied birdlife. The top double bedroom also has a private balcony with lovely sea views and also gets the sun all day long. Each bedroom has freestanding fans and great built in cupboards containing clothes drawers and plenty of space for all luggage/belongings....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD player incorporating a USB port for photos, uploading etc....moreless

  • Games
  • Television:

    Small flat screen Samsung TV with digital channels available....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    Some DVD's for children available....moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Open indoor dining area in lounge plus large outside table on private patio/garden...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Private separate tumble dryer available in utility room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Portable electric heaters available on request in winter....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All fresh linen is provided (bed sheets, pillows and pillow cases). A mid stay change of linen and towels available upon request for 40 euros....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Two large sofas around large coffee table ....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Parking:

    One allocated parking space available outside front of villa....moreless

  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and hand towels are provided but not beach towels. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Private washing machine available in utility room....moreless

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Private small balcony to second floor bedroom ...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    Roof and first floor sun terraces with views over golf course to rear...moreless

  • Gated Community
  • Golf:

    Overlooks Islantilla championship standard golf course...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Private lawned garden and patio overlooking golf course to rear...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Available on patio in back garden...moreless

  • Patio
  • Tennis:

    Communal Tennis/Paddle Ball court. Racquets are provided....moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Terraced
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
LOW SEASON
Nov 4 - Jun 30, 2015
7 night min stay

£425
HIGH SEASON
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£895
MID SEASON
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£475

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £50
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Lower rentals negotiable for longer lets.

Saturday to Saturday changeover is preferred during peak months of July and August.

£35 optional charge for mid stay change of sheets and towels.

£50 per week refundable damage/key loss deposit taken with final payment.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

100 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Faro
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Islantilla
15 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Ayamonte
500 Metres
Nearest Golf
Islantilla
40 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Huelva
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Lepe
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Islantilla
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
Islantilla

Car: Recommended

The property is situated in the beach and golf resort of Playa Islantilla which is in the central area of the stunning Costa de la Luz coastline running between the Portuguese border town of Ayamonte and the main city of the region Huelva to the east. The area is famed for its long sandy beaches fringed with sand dunes and pine forests and there are numerous national parks of this type in the area. Within a few minutes drive of the property is the main Islantilla beach resort and commercial plaza containing over 20 different types of restaurants where you can sit in comfort with direct views over the sea. The region is famed for its fresh fish and seafood. It is also full of championship golf courses. It is also relatively unspoilt and some Spanish is still needed even in cafes!

Golf: The region is famed for its many golf courses and there are in fact - in addition to the 27 hole championship standard Islantilla golf course onto which our property overlooks- another 5 comparable courses within half hour's drive. Those being Nuevo Portil, El Rompido, Isla Canela, Bellavista and Castro Marim (Portuguese Algarve).

Not much further and certainly no more than an hour's drive are some of the best golf courses in the region, including Quinta da Cima and Quinta da Ria in Portugal and the Real Club de Golf Seville - apparently one of the best and most challenging in Spain designed by Jose Maria Olazabal!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: We are a family with two children and have owned our holiday home for nearly 10 years now. I am English and my wife Anneli is Swedish and we live permanently in Oxfordshire, UK.

Why the Owner Chose Acquapendente:
We love the area which is very beautiful and relatively unspoilt. We spend two or three weeks a year at the villa and the children adore it, especially the swimming pool and tennis court!

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Very safe, quiet and peaceful with stunning views yet very close to the sea and main amenities. The swimming pools/tropical gardens and roof terraces mean you do not have to go anywhere if you do not wish to. It all makes for a very relaxing summer holiday!


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, swedish, danish, norwegian

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  • Beautiful landscaped communal pools / gardens

    Beautiful landscaped communal pools / gardens

  • Main large private roof /sun terrace

    Main large private roof /sun terrace

  • Breakfast on the private patio/lawn

    Breakfast on the private patio/lawn

  • Spacious main lounge overlooking garden

    Spacious main lounge overlooking garden

  • Bedroom 2 two twin beds with roof terrace on first floor

    Bedroom 2 two twin beds with roof terrace on first floor

  • Bedroom 4 double bed with separate private bathroom on second floor

    Bedroom 4 double bed with separate private bathroom on second floor

  • Entrance hallway

    Entrance hallway

  • Tennis/paddle ball court

    Tennis/paddle ball court

  • The main nearby Islantilla seaside plaza with many great restaurants and shops

    The main nearby Islantilla seaside plaza with many great restaurants and shops

  • Beautiful beach in Portugal approx 30 minutes drive

    Beautiful beach in Portugal approx 30 minutes drive

  • Castle sea view in Portugal 35 mins drive away

    Castle sea view in Portugal 35 mins drive away

  • View from first floor roof terrace

    View from first floor roof terrace

  • Front of villa from drive

    Front of villa from drive

  • View from first floor roof terrace

    View from first floor roof terrace

  • Rear garden and patio/barbeque area

    Rear garden and patio/barbeque area

  • Bedroom 1 two twin beds with en suite bathroom on first floor

    Bedroom 1 two twin beds with en suite bathroom on first floor

  • Bedroom 3 adult twin bunk bed with additional fold away child's bed

    Bedroom 3 adult twin bunk bed with additional fold away child's bed

  • Large kitchen with attached utility room with all amenities

    Large kitchen with attached utility room with all amenities

  • Large adult swimming pool with free sun loungers and changing rooms.

    Large adult swimming pool with free sun loungers and changing rooms.

  • The beautiful large swimming pool at the nearby Hotel Confortel Islantilla

    The beautiful large swimming pool at the nearby Hotel Confortel Islantilla

  • Miles of beautiful beaches and sand dunes in National Park (4km away)

    Miles of beautiful beaches and sand dunes in National Park (4km away)

  • Islantilla main beach just 5 minutes drive away or  800 metres walk

    Islantilla main beach just 5 minutes drive away or 800 metres walk

  • Tavira old monastery town approx 45 mins drive away in Portugal

    Tavira old monastery town approx 45 mins drive away in Portugal

£425 - £895 per week (GBP)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Villa
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, swedish, danish, norwegian
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 04/09/2015
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