Stunning Sea Views - Peaceful Location

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Last updated: 05/07/2016

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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

An exceptional and peaceful villa offering guests every comfort and convenience situated in an elevated position with incredible sea views. Everything has been designed and arranged with guests in mind. The house offers 5 double bedrooms, 2 en suite bathrooms plus two additional bathrooms in the main house. Beside the pool there is a large games room with bar area offering table tennis, darts and board games plus a wet room shower and wc.

The focal point of the house is the attractive open plan kitchen and dining area which opens into a conservatory and the living room. On the kitchen terrace is an outdoor barbecue, and outside the conservatory is one of several lovely terraces which are perfect for al fresco living and meals. Steps lead from this terrace to the pool - please note that young children must be supervised closely at all times.

The western Algarve region boasts some of the most scenic coastal areas in Portugal and the Costa Vicente Natural Park status of the coastal areas from Luz to Sagres and Aljezur ensures that this area remains mostly natural and unspoiled.

The nearby town of Praia da Luz has several supermarkets and a good selection of restaurants, bars and cafes.
You can walk the coastal cliff path to Praia da Luz in approx 15 minutes . The nearby beaches of Burgau and Salema are also very popular with guests.

The nearest larger town for shopping is Lagos.
Local attractions include Zoo Lagos and from the Lagos Marina you can take boat excursions along the coast or book a dolphin watching trip.
Surfers will enjoy the famous surfing beaches along the Alentejo coast - Amado Beach also has surf schools where you can book lessons and hire boards and wetsuits.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    zip & link beds - 180 cm double or 2x90 cm singles...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    180 cm...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

    1 Bed stored under other. Can be made into double....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    wet room...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    wet room...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Please note that the house is accessible for guests with limited mobility as the living areas and bedrooms are situated on one level. There is a wet room with sliding door access and grab rails installed for the wc and shower area. Internal door openings to all bedrooms are 65cm wide. The gardens and pool areas are reached by steps from the house, and there is a ramped pathway to the side of the property for easier access for pram, baby buggy, wheelchairs etc. Children must be supervised at all times as terrace areas and pool are unsecured and there are steps and low walls Pool heating available at an extra cost of 150 euros per week...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Luxury


  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


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


  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Jul 16 - Sep 2, 2016
5 night min stay
Late Summer
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
5 night min stay
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
5 night min stay
Nov 1 - Dec 22, 2016
5 night min stay
Xmas 2016
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay

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98 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
3.5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Praia de Luz
37 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
9 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
11 Kilometres
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A22 J1
3.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Praia de Luz
4 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Praia de Luz

Car: Necessary

Located on the cliffs between Praia de Luz and Burgau, Vivenda Melanda stands in an enviable position on the cliff tops with stunning panoramic views over the coast. Just a 20 minute walk from the centre of Luz and a 10 min drive from Lagos the villa is close to amenities in Praia de Luz and Burgau. The beautiful beaches at Luz, Burgau and Salema are easily accessible . Local attractions include the Lagos Zoo, scenic drives along the majestic Costa Vicente Coast, surfing in the Arrifana, Sagres and Bordeira beach areas and the Old Town in Lagos provides shopping in cobbled streets with a superb choice of restaurants, bars and cafés. Golfers will enjoy the areas championship golf courses including Boavista, Parque de Floresta and the newly refurbished and highly rated Palmares Golf Course.


Manager info


Year Purchased: 1970

About: Vivenda Melanda has been owned by the Winscom family since the 1970's and in 2011 it was completely re-modelled and updated to bring the villa up to date. At this point, with a significant financial investment into the property, it was decided to offer the villa to discerning guests for rental. Hometeam were appointed to manage the villa and are delighted to be able to welcome old and new friends to Vivenda Melanda.

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  • Pool and Sea Views

    Pool and Sea Views

  • Terrace with safety glass

    Terrace with safety glass

  • Covered Terrace

    Covered Terrace

  • Conservatory


  • Sea Views from the Terrace

    Sea Views from the Terrace

  • Dining Area to Kitchen

    Dining Area to Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom en-suite with bath and shower, 2 basins

    Master Bedroom en-suite with bath and shower, 2 basins

  • Bedroom 2 with sea view

    Bedroom 2 with sea view

  • Wet Room

    Wet Room

  • Bedroom 3 with sea view

    Bedroom 3 with sea view

  • Lounge


  • Charcoal BBQ

    Charcoal BBQ

  • Covered terrace area

    Covered terrace area

  • Pool


  • Terrace View

    Terrace View

  • The garden in June

    The garden in June

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Master Bedroom with double bed & single, or can be 3 single beds and sea view

    Master Bedroom with double bed & single, or can be 3 single beds and sea view

  • Bedroom 2 en-suite

    Bedroom 2 en-suite

  • Bedroom 4 with sea view

    Bedroom 4 with sea view

  • Bedroom 5 can be 2 single beds or one double bed

    Bedroom 5 can be 2 single beds or one double bed

  • Games Room

    Games Room

  • Bathroom 4 with walk in shower

    Bathroom 4 with walk in shower

  • Wedding Celebrations are welcome here for up to 40 guests

    Wedding Celebrations are welcome here for up to 40 guests

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