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Very private villa, 15 mins walk to beaches, air con, HEATABLE pool, Wi-Fi.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, sleeps 8+1. WiFi INTERNET, HEATABLE pool

Government Licensed Nº651/14

Located at the end of a cul de sac, Villa Barros is very private and secluded, especially the pool, terrace and garden areas, which has a very pleasant outlook over a green belt wooded area. Only a few minutes walk to restaurants ( one of the best fish restaurants in the area is just at the end of the road ! ) and a supermarket, and just a few minutes drive to several Blue Flag beaches and golf course.The villa is totally enclosed by walls and a gate. There is a mosaic tiled swimming pool can be heated (this is available as an optional extra) (9m x 4m) surrounded by terraces with a BBQ.

Accommodation: : Ground Floor - Lounge/Dining room with digital Satellite TV, DVD, and mini music centre. Fully fitted kitchen with microwave, washing machine and dishwasher. Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom, Twin bedroom, bathroom . All bedrooms are fully air conditioned.

First Floor : Master bedroom with balcony overlooking pool area, en suite shower room

There is an alarm system

SERVICE: Our property management office is only 1km from the villa. They offer friendly advice, help and assistance to all our guests including a welcome visit to introduce you to the villa and surrounding area. They also sell tickets to waterparks, zoomarine, golf, boat trips and excursions at discount prices. There is also an emergency telephone Nº provided. All guests receive a welcome food pack with our compliments.

ACTIVITIES: *Zoomarine Park (sea life): 10min drive *Two Waterslide Parks: 10min & 20 min drive *Horse riding over the sand dunes: 5min drive *Water sports & jet ski on Galé Beach *Big game & Reef fishing from Albufeira marina just 5min drive *Krazy World (zoo & mini golf): 20min drive *River trips, Jeep Safaris, Sea day trips with barbecue on a secluded beach. *Excursions to local markets and other places of interest in the Algarve, to Seville and Lisbon. You can buy tickets to most of the above plus much more with a 10% discount from our local Management Office.

GOLF: The beautiful Golf course Salgados is just 5 minutes drive away.

More Details

Property Manager
Algarve Villa Holidays Ltd
Speaks: english, french, portuguese, swedish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Another fabulous week at Villa Barros. The Villa has a brand new and extended kitchen this year plus the downstairs bathrooms have recently been upgraded - this enhances the already high standard of accommodation and facilities at the villa. Villa Barros is a 4 bedroom (3 en-suites plus a family bathroom)individually designed two storey private and reasonably priced villa located at the end of a Close of some 7 or so detached villas. The air-conditioned and spacious Villa is not over-looked and is both secure and quiet; the villa has a good sized clean pool. It is well equipped and kept spotlessly clean. The master bedroom occupies the whole of the first floor, has front and rear balconies and has a large well fitted en-suite with large walk-in shower. The Villa is within easy walking distance of good quality restaurants (try Sao Domingos for fine dining)and coffee shops (Docaria Almeixar is a must !). The excellent beach at Gale is a 15 minute walk or 5 minutes by car (we particularly enjoy an evening stroll on the beach followed by a meal and sun-downer at the Gale Beach Restaurant). There is an Apolonia supermarket (bit pricey but good quality) 5 mins by car or a substantial Continente about 10 mins near to Guia. Albufeira is about a 15 min drive and is also served by local buses. The Villa is managed locally by the Principal Office; staff as always very helpful and efficient. We have been to this Villa a number of times and keep coming back as it provides a high standard of private accommodation at an affordable price in an excellent location.
May 2015
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Amenities

Galé Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • The 1st floor en suite shower room has a huge double sized walk in shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , en-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , en-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , en suite shower room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Maid service is 2 x per week. Linen is changed at the end of the 1st week, and bathroom towels are changed mid week and end of week. 1 pool towel (only) per guest is supply during your holidays. Free internet / WiFi access is available Our manager's office is just 3 minutes drive from the villa. WiFi internet - Pool towels, and Ping pong table. HEATABLE pool available as a optional extra

Reviews

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Very private villa, 15 mins walk to beaches, air con, HEATABLE pool, Wi-Fi.
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 44 reviews
5

Lovely villa in a great location walkable to the beach and local restaurants

  • 5 of 5

Very well equipped villa in a good central location to beach and restaurants.

Only complaint was on a 2 week vacation the pool towels were not changed

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Villa Barros

  • 5 of 5

A perfect holiday home. Easy to follow instructions for picking up and dropping off keys. Well equipped, cleaned twice whilst we were there.Very close to restaurants, a short walk to the supermarket and a slightly longer walk to two beaches. A bus stop at the end of the road for those wanting a trip to Albufeira.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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This is an amazing place to go especially it's small children!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to this villa twice now I love it! I would go every year if my husband let me! We had an amazing time everything is so close only downside is there is not a shop very close to pick up essentials like water but supermarket only 15 minute walk and it is amazing! Lovely beach close by and nice new pizza pasta place opened up near the beach! Feel really safe in the villa and it has everything you need!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

An excellent villa

  • 5 of 5

A large, clean, well-equipped villa with a great swimming pool. It was the perfect size for our party of seven and well-managed. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 2 week stay at Villa Barros. We are two families, with 3 grown-up children, so 7 adults. However, the villa was spacious enough to accommodate us all. In fact, it was bigger than it looked on the website. We enjoyed the pool, which was regularly cleaned and also the maid service. We had numerous BBQ's and ate outside every meal. Being at the end of a cul-de-sac the villa was secluded and quiet.

We liked Gale, particularly the beach and its numerous bars, and would recommend it for a relaxing beach holiday.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Excellent villa, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The villa was absolutely fantastic, it had all of the equipment and comfort you are looking for when wanting a lovely week away with family. Although there was only three of us (2 adults and an 18 month old) we love s the space that the villa offered and the outside area was great. Although there was a limited view, it was so peaceful and private which we really appreciated. The bathrooms, bedrooms and kitchen were all lovely, and the twice weekly clean was very welcome. Thank you to all of the staff that attended the villa, they did a great job.

We did unfortunately have a power cut the first three nights but as soon as the team at the Principal office found out they rectified the problem within the hour - which was a short in the external lights. The only delay was due to the cyber attack as we didn't realise our messages weren't getting through initially.

Florence was so helpful prior to arrival and answered all of our questions. The welcome basket on arrival was very welcome after a 4.30am start to get there.

The villa is located perfectly, restaurants in walking distance, a supermarket and beach also in walking distance but we had hired a car which made things much easier with a little one. Gale beach was beautiful and we spent each morning there which our daughter loved and then afternoons out or by the pool. If you hire a car and don't want to spend a small fortune on food, there is an Aldi on site next to makro where we saved a small fortune but got some delicious food.

Overall, we would highly recommend this villa, and although we don't usually return to the same place twice we would definitely consider it a small it was so good for a family holiday.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Colibri Snak bar
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Salgados
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Ferreiras
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Albufeira
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Ti Manuel
Nearest Beach
900 Metres
Galé
Car: not necessary

This lovely villa enjoys privacy, located at the end of a cul-de-sac off the road to Galé beach, with lovely rural views to the rear of the property. The finest selection of the Algarve's Blue Flag beaches are just a few minutes drive. There are several very good restaurants within walking distance, with two excellent restaurants just at the end of the road - one famopus for BBQ'd fresh fish and the other for Portuguese cuisine. Albufeira town and Marina is 6km away, around 10 minutes drive. The old town is very interesting, with narrow cobbled streets, and old fisherman houses, and then there are the numerous music bars and street entertainers together with regular free shows in the main square in the summer season. Guia town is 5kms and is famous for many good value restaurants specialising in chicken piri piri. The nearest supermarket is 200m away. Algarve Shopping the largest shopping complex in the region is a 10 minutes drive, with Multiplex Cinemas

Golf: Salgados Golf course is just 2kms.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $270.23

Prices shown are for up to 8 persons. An additional child can be accommodated on a Z bed for £100 pw.
There are discounts for under occupancy in all seasons except Peak - please request.
Prices up to 6 persons:
Low - 840£ pw
Mid - 1150£ pw
High - 1650£ pw

Pool Heating : £170 pw on request

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.