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Villa With Private Pool And Grounds

Bedrooms 5
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Vale Formoso, Almancil, Central Algarve, Portugal - Peaceful Location, Close To All Amenities, 10 Minutes By Car To The Beach

Casa Rosana is a privately owned villa set in mature gardens with tropical fruit trees totalling 1800 sqm. It is a single storey building on an elevated plot with a private pool and pool side bar-b-que. The villa has a roof terrace with panoramic views of the Algarve. It also has a good selection of outdoor furniture.

kerry llewellyn
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
June 14, 2017


Cerro do Mocho Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
  • Bedroom 1 ensuite shower, wc, bidet, washbasin. Bedroom 2 ensuite bath, wc, bidet, washbasin. Bedroom 3 ensuite shower, wc, bidet, washbasin. Bedroom 4 ensuite bath, wc, bidet, washbasin. Bathroom with bath, wc, bidet, washbasin.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. Bedroom 4 with twin beds. Bedroom 5 bunkbeds.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: The villa is fully air conditioned which also provides heat when required. Outside: 1800 sqm mature gardens with tropical fruit trees, private pool with built in light for night use and pool side BBQ. Outdoor terrace and roof terrace. Selection of patio chairs, tables and sun loungers. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Maid service is provided. The villa provides towels and linen. An iron and ironing board available, beach towels provided. A small welcome pack is provided on arrival.


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(4 traveler reviews)

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Villa With Private Pool And Grounds
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews

very comfortable, spacious and with very well kept grounds and pool.

  • 5 of 5

The villa is in a great location, attractive surroundings, close to amenities and the beaches.

It`s airconditioned and well equipped.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Quiet location

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from an amazing stay at Casa Rosana. My party which consisted of 2 adults and 2 teenage boys had a wonderful time relaxing at this villa. It is very spacious and the pool area is excellent.

The villa had everything you would need and the use of beach towels was a bonus.

We hired a car which I would recommend if you want to explore the surrounding areas, although we did use the taxi service for nights out a few times.

I would highly recommend this villa if your looking for a peaceful/quiet location.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Our Visit to Casa Rosana

  • 4 of 5

6 adults and 4 children visited for 1 week.

No complaints, only observations.

Description was accurate and we were all very pleased with what we found. Although grass was somewhat threadbare. Grass watering system was switched off.

Property was clean and maintained. Pool was clean and surrounding area was in good condition.

Games and videos were in plentiful supply for the children in the evening.

Yes we would definitely recommend the property to friends and relatives. Our third visit to the Algarve and this was on a par with the other villa's we have rented.

Aquapark was excellent. Amancil go-cart track was very poor, wouldn't go again. Beach where Issy's bar was full of pompous idiots and definitely a place to miss for normal people. The Lemon Tree in Amancil was a very good local restaurant. Don't be put off by the exterior. Lamb shank is to die for. Albafura is a great place to visit for nic nacs, Sardines and water sports.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous family holiday

  • 5 of 5

We first stayed at casa rosana 21 years ago when we came to celebrate my mums 50th birthday, our party then consisted of my parents my sister and brother in law,my husband, myself and our twin sons who were six and on their first holiday abroad, we all had a great time and always intended on going back,so that's what we did this year only this time with our three sons,daughter in law and two granddaughters aged four and nine months,it was so lovely to go rosana is very family friendly,the layout of the villa is great as the pool is visible from most of the rooms making it easy to keep an eye on young children,our four year old granddaughter absolutely loved it,she was in the pool nearly the whole time and cried the morning we had to go home,the villa is extremely comfy with plenty of room and a good size garden,we would recommend a hire car although we did walk to the local shops in almancil most days it's about a fifteen minute walk and had a meal in local restaurant about five minute walk,we enjoyed this holiday so much that we have already booked again for next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


The Algarge has some of the finest beaches in Portugal, the nearest beach to the villa is Vale do Lobo (4km), 15 minutes by car.


Faro airport is 20 minutes away by car.


Almancil is a peaceful yet convenient location with a selection of superb bars and restaurants.

The old market town of Loule is (3 km).

Faro town (15 km) has excellent shopping facilities.

Vilamoura (4 km) is a hugh marina berthing 600 craft, it has excellent restaurants, bars and clubs.

Monchique mountain (30 km) is the highest spot in the Algarve at an altitude of 902m.

Tavira (10 km) has beautiful architecture is known as the town of churches.

Lagos major port with fabulous beaches.

Further Details:

Almancil is a 15 minute walk and has several supermarkets traditional and modern, a superb selection of bars and restaurants, several banks, a post office, police station, doctors surgery, selection of boutiques and everyday shops.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit payable within 10 days is required to confirm booking, the remainder to be paid 8 weeks before departure.

Changeover Day:
To ensure smooth running of the villa it is requested that you arrive at the villa after 4 pm and vacate by 11 am on day of departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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