Beautiful 3 beds, 2 baths, penthouse with air-conditioning in Vila Sol Village with superb elevated views over pine trees and down to the sea. The spacious apartment has cool terracotta floors throughout, the lounge has a high pitched ceiling and open fire with new 42' flat screen TV, DVD & stereo, while the large kitchen is fully equipped with cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, w/machine and tumble dryer. All 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite) have 2 single beds. Patio doors open onto the huge balcony, overlooking extensive gardens, with rolling lawns, mature trees, 3 pools, Jacuzzi and poolside bar/café. At the village entrance is the shopping area with supermarket, deli, Oscars bar and restaurants. The 5 * Pestana Vila Sol Hotel, Golf course, tennis centre are also on the resort. Lovely Vilamoura marina is 5 min by car and Quinto do Lago/Vale do Lobo, with their beautiful beaches and golf courses are only a few minutes away.
Vila Sol Resort: The apartment is situated within the beautifully landscaped village area, with it's rolling manicured lawns, flowering borders, palms and umbrella pines. You can relax around the 3 main pools, 2 children pools and jacuzzi and enjoy drinks and a meal from the café/bar area.
Situated at entrance to the village is the shopping area which has a wine bar/tapas, Oscars traditional pub, restaurants, deli, small convenience store, tobacconist, etc.
Minutes away is the excellent golf course and clubhouse adjacent to the brand new 5 star Vila Sol hotel with all it's amenities including pools, tennis centre, bars and lakeside restaurants with views across the golf course.
Beautiful beaches are less than 10 mins away and here you can participate in a number of water sport activities or simply take it easy.
Vilamoura: Vilamoura is a couple of minutes drive from the apartment and is totally geared to your holiday enjoyment.
Here you can participate in or watch almost any sport you wish or simply relax at one of Europe's largest and most exciting marina's.
There are year round activities such as amateur and professional golf tournaments, international sailing regattas, shark and marlin fishing, tennis and international bowls competitions.
There is even an equestrian centre which hosts an annual international show jumping festival !!
But unquestionably the hub of Vilamoura is the beautiful marina, which is surrounded by superb shops, affordable local and international restaurants and quayside cafés, banks, supermarkets, a cinema, day and night bars and a jazz club.
You can also charter a boat and cruise along the coast, or sunbathe on the beautiful sandy beaches situated either side of the marina entrance. These blue flag beaches are recognised as amongst the cleanest in the world.
Local weather: The Algarve boasts over 300 days of sun per annum and even on the hottest day a gentle sea breeze can make the temperatures bearable. The temperate climate means that the warm sun can be enjoyed year round, ideal for an early or late break.
With miles of sandy beaches, a myriad of water sports, numerous excellent golf courses, water parks, a new shopping mall, traditional street markets, casinos, a marina surrounded by fashionable shops and restaurants, superb fish restaurants serving everything from freshly caught sea bass to sardines and washed down with some chilled local wine, all in the sunniest climate in Europe this could be the perfect location.