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* Detached Luxury Private Villa With Superb Elevated Views Over Valley & Fruit Orchards.
* AIR-CONDITIONED * HEATED POOL * WI-FI * FULLY ENCLOSED GARDENS * SATELLITE TV * TABLE TENNIS
Welcome to Casa Mariano. This beautiful modern and spacious single-storey detached villa in a countryside setting with wonderful elevated views over a sweeping valley and vineyards offers both privacy and seclusion, and yet is just a short 10 minute drive from the centre of Albufeira, top golf courses, beautiful beaches and secluded coves. A short stroll from the villa will take you into the picturesque village of Paderne with its quaint shops, restaurants and famous Moorish Castle Ruins.
The villa is set in fully enclosed mature gardens with palm trees, oleanders and lavander which are illuminated in the evening with attractive garden lighting. A brand-new 10m x 5m Italian mosaic-tiled private pool has an underwater light for night time swimming and acts as a lovely backlight to the terrace and gardens. The pool has a shallow end for children with easy walk-in steps. The entire terrace and pool area has superb views across the valley and fruit orchards and the castle ruins can also be viewed in the distance. *Pool-heating (optional). You cannot beat swimming under the stars in a warm pool! Heated to a constant 30 degrees.
***ACCOMMODATION*** There are three large bedrooms plus a fourth smaller-sized bedroom. Two bathrooms:
* The master bedroom features a romantic double brass bed and has a beautiful ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower, W.C and wash-basin. Patio doors lead out onto the front lawn, palm tree, gardens and swimming pool. * The second bedroom features a king-size bed and overlooks side gardens and fields. * The third bedroom contains twin beds and looks out to rear gardens among almond and citrus trees. * The fourth bedroom comprises of a single bed with an optional pull-out junior bed and also looks out onto gardens, rear lawn and palm tree. * There is also a further shared bathroom featuring a luxurious jacuzzi/hydro-massage bath plus a shower, W.C, bidet and twin wash-basins. * 2 cots and high-chairs are also available if required
The spacious and comfortable lounge features a wood-burning fireplace and opens out onto the terrace and pool areas. A Widescreen Digital TV provides BBC/ITV/CNN/Sky News, etc. There is also a DVD player with a wide selection of movies, a well-stocked bookcase, puzzles and games.
A large bright modern kitchen is superbly equipped and features an island/breakfast bar and top quality appliances. Opens out to the pool area.
*Ultra-modern and quiet air-conditioning units are in every room, each operated by an individual remote control (optional)
Outside there is table-tennis, darts, a hammock, ample sun loungers, recliners, seating, and a large BBQ area with beautiful furniture for outdoor dining, and just wait till you see the fabulous full moon rises over the valley! Sun-rises are just as spectacular. A lovely wooden decked area is a perfect spot to wind down with a glass of wine and watch the sun set over the hills.
There are many walks to take in this beautiful part of the Algarve - just step outside the front door!...
Other attractions such as water parks, zoo marine, and the beautiful Monchique Mountains are all within easy driving distance. The very pretty towns of Alte and Silves are also well worth a visit. Detailed directions from the villa to all the attractions. PLUS our 'TOP TEN' favourite restaurants and places to visit, and LOTS OF TIPS! This area of the Algarve is also perfect for extending the sightseeing to Lisbon (2 hours), Seville (2.5 hours), and Gibraltar (4 hours). Your vacation can be as relaxing or as active as you wish!
***OUR PERSONAL TOUCH*** * A complimentary bottle of champagne on ice will be waiting for you on arrival at the villa - just perfect after a long journey! * A shopping service of the basics can be arranged in advance ready for your first day - which means you can immediately relax into your vacation the minute you get there.
single bed with optional pull-out junior bed...moreless
Other (See Description): 2 baby crib
two portable baby cots available free of charge...moreless
King size beds (1), Double Beds (1) Romantic antique brass bed, Twin or Single Beds (4) The larger twin room can be converted to a triple with an extra fold-away bed, Child Beds (1) This folds away under the single bed when not required., Baby Cribs (2)...moreless
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