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Villa, Swimming Pool

The Villa

  • 4 bedrooms, each with own bathroom, detached holiday villa to sleep up to 7 people
  • 3/4 Hectare garden with beautiful flowering shrubs and fruit trees.
  • Our holiday villa is set in the Algarve Mountains
  • Large shaded private sun terrace, with a stunning view to the coast, perfect for meals or relaxation
  • Private swimming pool with own shaded area, security gates and sun loungers.
  • High standard of equipment.
  • Part-time Maid Service
  • Children welcome, we have a cot and a highchair
  • Telephone, but most mobile phones work fine.

The Location

  • Located in the picturesque mountains of Serra de Monchique, the most charming part of Algarve, secluded from people, but open to stunning views
  • 500m from restaurants
  • 4km from the town of Monchique (Shops, banks, cafe's, pharmacy, market, etc)
  • 20km from Modelo Supermarket (Silves)
  • 25km from the sea
  • 90km from Faro airport (1.5 hrs drive)
  • What to see and do on a holiday in Algarve

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The Equipment

The house is equipped to a good standard.

The sitting room

  • Wood burning stove
  • TV and DVD player
  • Large selection of books, games and local guides

The Kitchen.

    The Kitchen is well equipped and has:

  • Full size gas cooker
  • Large Fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave with grill
  • Coffee Machine
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Plenty of Tableware
  • First Aid box


Laundry room

  • Washing machine and iron

Gas Installations

  • The hot water and the cooker work off calor gas:
  • The gas installations are outside according to Portugal safety rules.
  • They are covered by a current gas certificate

The House Tour

The house is on the south side of the Serra de Monchique mountains in a secluded yet open position with amazing views to the coast.

On the first floor there is a large open-plan sitting room with dining area, kitchen and two bedrooms both with their own bath and shower. The double bedroom has a king-size bed and ensuite facilities and the twin bedroom has its own bathroom. The living room and bedrooms lead on to a totally private partly shaded balcony, ideal for eating out, relaxing and enjoying a glass of wine and the beautiful view. The balcony has table and chairs.

On the ground floor are a twin and a single bedroom, each with a bathroom or shower room. We also have a cot and high chair

The house sleeps a maximum of 7.

A shaded balcony with stunning views
sitting room
Dining Room

Swimming Pool

The swimming pool (approximately 12m x 5m x 2m in the deep end and 1.3m in the shallow end) has wide steps at the shallow end for small children to play on. It is below the house with steps through the garden. For child safety the pool now has secure child-proof gates. There is a shaded area and a good supply of sun loungers.

There is a loo and basin at the pool.

We ask our visitors to bring their own swimming towels.

swimming pool below the house


The property extends to nearly 3/4 hectare. The area round the house and pool is terraced and cultivated with a variery of unusual flowers and flowering shrubs, there are several lemon trees, orange and chestnut trees.

Garden has blossoming paths to explore

Maid Service

A very good part-time maid comes three times a week for a half day. She cleans the house, washes the linen and generally tidies up. We have a gardener/handyman who lives close by. He looks after the garden and mantains the swimming pool.



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