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Villa With Private Pool, Large Landscaped Gardens And Delightful Countryside And

Bedrooms 4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Loule, Central Algarve, Portugal - Quiet Location, Only 15 Minutes Drive From The Beautiful Beaches Of The Algarve

Casa Paradiso is located just above the old market town of Loule, accessed via a well maintained quiet tarmac road, with panoramic views toward the countryside & coast. The villa sleeps 8, with 4 spacious bedrooms, one leading out onto one of the garden areas, and another to a lovely private terrace - and each has its own new bathroom. Set on a large plot with electric gates, there are 3 separate terraces, covered BBQ area, landscaped gardens on two levels and swimming pool. The spacious living/dining area is bright and airy, with several French doors leading directly to the gardens, pool, patio & BBQ areas. Full wifi and equipped with a flat screen TV with full range of TV channels including all Sky Sports & Movie channels, sound system and an authentic log-burning fire for the brief winter period. The large, airy kitchen is finished to a high standard and equipped with all modern appliances and has a separate utility room. Nearby restaurants, shops, markets and supermarket are less than a 5-minute drive and Faro airport only 20 minutes.

Richard Mills
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, polish
Calendar last updated:
January 8, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just wanted to tell you what a fantastic time we had at Casa Paradiso. The villa truly lived up to the photographs and the views were amazing. Everything we could possibly need was provided and we all had a wonderful relaxing time. We will definitely be planning to visit again. Thank you for all your help and assistance with our booking and questions. Mr & Mrs G

The villa is beautiful, the location so peaceful and with a wonderful vista, the weather was fantastic and you and your team have looked after us all from start to finish! Mr & Mrs N

Just like to say how much we enjoyed staying at the Villa and would definitely recommend it to family and friends!!! Mr & Mrs K
Jan 2011
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Apra Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , En suite
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , bidet , En suite
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , En suite
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 - shower, sink, wc. Bathroom to bedroom 2 - bath, shower, bidet, sink, wc. En-suite to bedroom 3 - bath, large walk-in shower, his & hers sinks, wc. Bathroom to bedroom 4 - large walk-in shower, sink, wc.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed (en-suite) with French Windows opening to garden. Bedroom 2 with 2 single beds (with own bathroom). Master bedroom with double bed (en-suite) with doors to large private terrace. Bedroom 4 with double bed (en-suite).
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Casa Paradiso is a large, bright and airy house, decorated to the highest standard. It has a large, well positioned and fully equipped kitchen, which leads out onto the dining terrace. Each of the spacious bedrooms have fully fitted wardrobes providing plenty of storage space and each with their own brand new bathrooms. There are two sets of French windows leading directly out from the large ground floor living room onto the terrace, pool and garden areas. Two further terraces on the first floor offer wonderful panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and out towards the coast. Plenty of al fresco areas to eat, drink and relax and watch the sunset! The lounge and all bedrooms have air-conditioning (and heating for the winter months) and the property is alarmed and has aluminum shutters. Outside: Casa Paradiso is set in a large plot with swimming pool (steps lead down from the shallow end) which may be illuminated at night, and outside shower. It has 8 sun-loungers and the terrace has table & chairs seating 8, with a large parasol, providing shade. There are various seating areas including the main terrace, a pretty bourgainvillea-covered BBQ area (with built-in chimney) with a marble table & benches plus two further terraces on the first floor (one leading off from the master bedroom) – which feature wonderful views across the countryside and coast…the sunsets are amazing. There is also another charming traditional Portuguese tiled area lower down the plenty of places to enjoy drinks at sundown and a delightful choice of areas to dine on warm Algarve evenings! The property features landscaped gardens with automatic irrigation and a variety of mature trees and plants such as bougainvillea, olive and fig trees. There is also ample parking on both driveways. Utility Room: Fridge-freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, iron, ironing board, clothes driers, hoover, brooms, dustpan and mops. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The property will be professionally cleaned before and after your stay. A mid-stay clean may be arranged for an additional charge. All bed linen, bath towels and pool towels are provided. Other: Large, bright, airy entrance hall.


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Car: recommended


The coastal areas of the Algarve are accessible within a 10 minute drive. The nearest beaches are Faro Island and the famous Vale do Lobo resort with its beach side restaurants. A little further along are the amazing dunes and beautiful beach of Quinta do Lago, Vilamoura with its stunning marina…and many more all along coast.


Faro airport is a 20 minute drive from Casa Paradiso. Journey time from London is approximately 2.5 hours, Lisbon is approx 2.5 hours away and you can drive to Seville in 1.5 hours.


Casa Paradiso is only 20 minutes drive from Faro airport. Within a 5 minute drive are the shops, restaurants and bars of the market town of Loule, as well as a large new supermarket. There are many charming villages nearby such as Sao Bras do Alportel and Almancil and the resorts of Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago and Vilamoura are between a 15-20 minute drive. A car is recommended to allow you to explore the surrounding areas and make the best of your holiday.

Further Details:

The market town of Loule is rich in history, with its famous castle walls and the remains of the Moorish castle dating back to the 12th century. Famous for its Saturday food market, Loule also hosts a number of well known carnivals, concerts and cultural events throughout the year and has a range of shops, restaurants, bars and cafes as well as all the usual amenities – ie chemist, newsagent, ATM etc. Nearby Almancil also has a good selection of shops and restaurants, Sao Bras do Alportel is a charming old town of whitewashed houses and little squares and the resorts of Quinta Do Lago, Vale do Lobo, Vilamoura and Albufeira are only a short drive away.

There is plenty to do in the Algarve, including golf, tennis, dolphin safaris, water sports, sailing, boat trips, safari jeep tours, go-carting, fishing, horse riding, hiking, water parks and Zoo Marine as well as concerts, cinemas, clubs, art exhibitions, outdoor markets and large shopping centres.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $489.44

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 25% of the full rental cost is required to confirm a booking, with the balance of payment falling due 8 weeks before the date of commencement of your holiday.

If you cancel your booking less than 8 weeks before your holiday, and after the date that the balance of payment is due, you will be liable for the full amount of the rental payment.

A security deposit of £350 will be required which will be returned within 30 days of departure provided no damage has occurred during your stay.

Use of air-conditioning is £80 per week.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible. The house will be available by 4pm on the day of arrival and 10am on the day of departure. Provided we don’t have people arriving/leaving on the same day, these times are flexible provided it is agreed with us in advance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund