FAMILY FRIENDLY VILLA WITH POOL AND STUNNING VIEWS TO THE COAST

Maria Zwiers

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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FAMILY FRIENDLY VILLA WITH POOL AND STUNNING VIEWS TO THE COAST

Monchique region Villa Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom With Pool And Stunning Coastal Views

Villa Pica Pau (woodpecker) is situated on the quiet, pine-clad slopes of the gently rolling Serra de Monchique with arguably some of the best views imaginable, reaching all the way to the sea on clear days.

This compact one-storey villa sits just above a delightful pool, amid flourishing gardens. Pica Pau is comfortably furnished in neutral shades and well equipped.

If you are seeking a truly calm and relaxing holiday coupled with hypnotic views, this villa is an inspiring choice.

REGISTERED AS A LOCAL LODGE - AL

Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

Maria Zwiers

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Speaks dutch, french, portuguese, german, spanish, english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 7 traveler reviews

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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
4

Nice and comfortable villa for family of six.

  • 4 of 5
We spent 11 days with our family of six in this nice villa. Very quiet area, all rooms sufficiently large and clean. We will certainly recommend it to friends/family.
Remark : the television could be larger - it was sometimes difficult to see the ball during the World Championships football :-)
  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much.
Maria Zwiers
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
Diss, Norfolk, England
5

Comfortable secluded villa with a wonderful view

  • 5 of 5
We contacted Maria regarding a different villa, but they suggested this one as it is south facing and with the wood burning fire would be warmer in February. We arrived at the time of the storms that affected all of Europe and in spite of unusual heavy rain in the first week we where very comfortable at Pica Pau. On arrival the fire had been lit, very welcome! Monchique is good area for (hill) walking and we had a number of enjoyable walks - the tourist information will print you out maps of the way-marked walks in the area. The villa is well equipped, the kitchen has good equipment, so eating in is easy also good restaurants nearby (30 min walk or 10 min drive). Would highly recommend.
  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
5

Fantastic views, fantastic nature, cozy house.

  • 5 of 5
The ideal place for a good holiday of rest, a very comfortable home.
  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
5

Beautiful scenery, beautiful nature and cozy house

  • 5 of 5
The place for a vacation to rest and admire nature.
  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
5

Our Holiday in Pica-Pau June/July 2013

  • 5 of 5
We stayed 2 weeks at the Villa Pica-Pau. The time was wonderful. Monchique is a pretty small place. The house and grounds are very clean. Mary and Vrank are very friendly and helpful. The house is very well equipped. The pool is very well maintained. The nearest beach is 45 minutes away by car. You drive 15 minutes to the nearest supermarket. Who loves the absolute rest is in good hands in Pica-Pau. We will definitely come back. Greetings from Berlin by Andrea and Torsten!
  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Friendly Villa With Pool And Stunning Views To The Coast
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1069578
+351 282913338
Monchique region Algarve
Wolverhampton
5

A fabulous haven of peace and tranquility.

  • 5 of 5
Pia Pau is a clean, spacious, airy and modern haven of tranquility just as the website describes. The one twin bedroom has the en-suite shower room and the double and second twin share the house bathroom with shower over bath. My wife and I have stayed in the area of Monchique three times now, and this is the best villa we have stayed in. There were ocassionally feint distant sounds from the granit quarry, and we heard a car other than ours twice during the whole week at the only villa further on down at the end of the road, there is also one villa above Pica Pau, but we heard nothing at all from either villa. Both villas can just about be seen from the garden but you have to look very hard to see them and the garden is very private.The most obvious noise is either that of peace and quiet or birdsong, in particular the resident Jay, we only spotted the green woodpecker once during our stay. The steep, narrow and circuitous approach to the villa may be a challenge to some, but it added to the feeling of isolation for us. Monchique and its amenities is close at hand and Maria was friendly and helpful. We hope to return to her lovely villa soon.
  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much.
Maria
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Portimão
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Portimão
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Portimão
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Praia da Rocha
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Monchique
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Morgado do Reguengos
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Monchique
Car: necessary

Sensational views, mountain walks and pine forests – Monchique has since Roman times been known as the garden of the Algarve, and being situated on the highest mountain in the wide region it offers stunning panoramas to the south coast.

Drive up the winding road to Monchique and you’ll catch the heady fragrance of pine, eucalyptus and mimosa from the woodland-cloaked hills. This sets the scene for one refreshingly rural holiday. Perched on the hillside, this is a market town in the true...Known for its clean spring water, pure air and hospitable people.

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Photos

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Availability & Rates

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Monchique region Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
high
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€850
 
 
mid.high
Sep 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
7 night minimum stay
€550
 
 
mid
Oct 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€450
 
 
low
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 21 2014
7 night minimum stay
€400
 
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Amenities

Amenities

Monchique region Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Towels Provided
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , En suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Cots can be arranged on request. Master bedroom has a bathroom en suite, the other two bedroom share a bathroom between them.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
THIS VILLA IS REGISTED LIKE A 'LOCAL ACCOMODATION' AL If there as special requests regarding facilities, we will do our best to accommodate them.
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