This beautiful air conditioned 2 bedroom townhouse is situated on the Vilas Golfe Mar development, on the outskirts of Carvoeiro. Spacious, modern and airy inside, it also has it's own garden with golf course views - the perfect place for adults to sit and read, or have a glass of wine and unwind, or for the children to play. A great location for couples, families and especially well situated for golfers.
Approximately 20 minutes walking distance, or 5 mins by car from the bustling little town of Carvoeiro, Vilas Golfe Mar is the perfect base for your holiday on the beautiful Algarve, with bars, restaurants, tennis courts, supermarkets... and beaches only minutes away, in addition to Vale do Milho Golf Course being a few minutes away, and many other Golf Courses within 20 mins drive.
This superbly appointed townhouse is situated in a tranquil position enjoying stunning golf course views, and is just a short distance from the communal swimming pools and gardens.
The house is immaculate throughout, decorated to a high standard and with quality furnishings. Situated over two levels, the living areas, kitchen, and a bathroom with WC are at entrance level, with 2 bedrooms and 2 further bathrooms downstairs.
There is a built-in sound system – plug in your iPod and listen throughout the house – it also connects to the TV so you can have surround sound, or play English radio through the TV throughout the house. Or you can switch it to FM radio on the main control and play Portuguese radio. Each room has its own on/off switch and volume control ... even the bathrooms!!
The light and airy lounge /dining room is air conditioned with Free Sat TV, VHS and DVD players and wood burner. Two sets of patio doors lead to a large balcony with ample room for alfresco dining while enjoying the stunning golf course views.
Downstairs are 2 double bedrooms are air conditioned, both with fitted wardrobes, air conditioning, wall mounted heaters, freesat TV and DVD players, and double doors out to garden. Hairdryers are supplied. The Master bedroom also has a safe, ensuite shower room and a cupboard full of DVDs for all ages – definitely no need to bring any!
Also downstairs is the family shower room, however for those preferring a bath there is also a bathroom with bath, WC and basin on the upper level.
There is a well-appointed kitchen, fully fitted with microwave oven, electric hob and oven (lockable so great if you have kids – as they won’t be able to fiddle!), dishwasher, washing machine and fridge-freezer. From the kitchen there is access to a small utility area with washing machine and clothes line, and stairs to the spacious roof terrace ideal for those determined to get a tan.
*Air con/heating is available on request at additional charge.
Free Wifi is provided via fast cable broadband internet.
There is a large balcony from the Lounge/Dining room with huge gas BBQ, table & chairs, and loungers to relax and dine alfresco. There is an awning that covers the whole terrace for those that prefer the shade.
DownstairsBedrooms 1 and 2 share a terrace, with access to the sheltered lawned garden, perfect to sun bathe or for the kids to play.
The roof terrace offers stunning views and an excellent spot to sunbathe, or simply watch the sun go down.
Within a few minutes stroll are the communal pool with ample sun loungers, and the beautifully maintained communal gardens at Vilas Golfe Mar. There is ample parking to the front of the property.
Car hire is recommended but not essential. For those not wishing to drive, we can arrange transfers from Faro airport to the accommodation.
There are some wonderful beaches close by. The beach at Centianes is 10 mins walk, within 5 minutes drive are Praia de Marina, Benagil, Albandeira. Carvoeiro beach is approx. 25 minutes walk away.
The coastline is spectacular with great views and great cliff walks.
The Vale do Milho 9 hole par 3 course is just a 200m walk away. The Nick Price/David Leadbetter, Pestana Golf Resort (Vale do Pinta and Gramacho) is 10 minutes drive. The Henry Cotton Penina and Alto Club Championship Courses, Salgados Links, Palmares and the new Golf Do Morgardo courses are all within a 20 minutes drive. Discounted green fees and special packages are available on many courses.
Carvoeiro is approx. 40 minutes easy drive along the coastal motorway from Faro Airport. Care hire is recommended in order to visit many interesting places. There are supermarkets, bars, restaurants and shops a few minutes walk away in the centre of Carvoeiro. The big supermarket, Intermaché, on the road to Lagoa is a few minutes’ drive.
Carvoeiro has an abundance of bars, restaurants and shops. There are many banks and cash withdrawal machines. Two big water parks (Slide and Splash and Aqualand) are within 10 minutes drive, and Zoo Marine for the whole family within 20 minutes drive. The Algarve Shopping Centre also 20 minutes drive with its great High Street shops and restaurants as well.Read more
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Vilas Golfe Mar Townhouse Algarve, Portugal
Additional Location Information
Vilas Golfe Mar Townhouse ia pproximately 20 minutes walking distance, or 5 mins by car from the bustling little fishing town of Carvoeiro, the perfect base for your holiday on the beautiful Algarve - a bustling village with beautiful sandy beach and a fantastic array of lively bars, restaurants and shops. The restaurants cater for all tastes with the local specialities being freshly caught fish and seafood, or English favourites such as fish 'n' chips, Indian and Chinese.
There are plenty of stunning beaches both within walking distance or a short drive from the townhouse, some large and busy with entertainment such as banana boats and jet ski hire, and some smaller secluded coves for those wanting tranquility. In fact the Algarve offers plenty of secluded beaches and coves near Carvoeiro, some of which are only accessible by boat but are well worth the trouble.
The Carvoeiro area is also perfect for walking and hiking, offering some amazing cliff top walks.
For those who enjoy exploring take a drive to the top of Monchique mountain, the highest point of the Algarve, there are spectacular 360 degree views to the coast and north to the Alentejo. Many of the restaurants along the way serve traditional Algarve dishes such as Wild Boar and Bacalhau.
The historic town of Silves with quaint cobbled streets and its ancient castle, cathedral and museums is also nearby and well worth a visit.
To entertain the children there are two water parks within a 15 minute drive - Slide & Splash and Aqualand. A little further, approximately 25 minutes from Carvoeiro is Zoomarine, with a few water rides and large swimming pool and home to dolphins, seals and other marine life. The dolphin show is something spectacular for all the family to see, as is the high diving show.
Other nearby attractions include the Carvoeiro tennis club with beauty salon, a diving school, and horse riding centre.
There are several excellent golf courses within a short distance, the Vale do Milho 9 hole golf course is within walking distance, and close by are the Pestana and Gramacho courses at Lagoa, the Silves Pestana course, and the famous Amendoeira Golf course which is the largest in Europe, with bowling and fitness centre among it's many facilities. Discounted green fees and special packages are available on many of the courses.
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Beach or lakeside relaxation
Car is not necessary
Last updated on August 15, 2014
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Prices shown are for the property per week in UK pounds.
Prices quoted are for up to 4 people. Additional guests will be charged at an additional £4 per person, per night.
We can offer a fabulous welcome Food Pack on request.
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Air conditioning is available in Summer for an additional charge of £75 p/w. Please ask for details regarding heating in Winter.
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