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Luxury Algarvian Farmhouse With Private Pool and Tennis Court

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Farmhouse in Moncarapacho, Eastern Algarve, Portugal - Peaceful Location, Surrounded By Orange Groves, No Traffic Sounds Only Bird Song

A beautiful luxury Algarvian Farmhouse with private pool and Tennis Court set in a peaceful hamlet near Moncarapacho. Only 5 minutes drive to Golf,, restaurants and local town with beaches only 20 minutes drive away. The house is fully equipped to a very high standard with 4 bedrooms/sleeping 8 ( 2 en-suites) bathroom and guest WC. Spacious Open Plan leaving area (air-con) with patio doors leading to the pool and large covered terrace for open air dining. Large open lawn area around pool with 8 sun loungers and Fat-boys and enclosed Trampoline. BBQ area with own sink. There is also a Cottage annex housing games room and extra bathroom, table-football, table-tennis, TV, DVD, tread-mill, drinks fridge and Sofas. Farmhouse is all on one level so good for children or persons with mobility problems. Roof terrace is fantastic for adults to escape and read or simply relax, with lovely views of surrounded country side and views of the sea and mountains.

Dee Brandao-Oben
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2017

Why Dee Brandao-Oben chose Olhao

Ideal holiday home with 4 double bedrooms, sleeps 8 very comfortably (3 bathrooms and guest toilet). Farmhouse is self-contained with it's own private swimming pool, Tennis Court, with roof terrace for gazing up at the stars. Lots to do or nothing.

Beautiful Algarvian Farmhouse in peaceful and spacious grounds. Here the birds sing in the morning and you can lay on Fatboys cushions under the apricot trees with a cool drink. Perfect house for relaxation or having fun with Table tennis and BBQ.

What makes this farmhouse unique

1.Easy 25 minute drive from Faro airport via the motorway.

2.Peaceful hamlet, with lots to do in the Farmhouse

3.Five minutes drive from nearest town with fabulous restaurants and supermarket.

4.15 - 20 minutes from Barril and Tavira Island Beaches

5. 45 minutes from Waterparks

6. 10 minutes from Colinas Verde Golf Course

Guestbook comments from the owner

Gorgeous Farmhouse, didn't want to leave, wished we had booked 2 weeks. Lisa
Apr 2012
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Moncarapacho Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - shower
    Shower room 2 - shower
    Shower room 3 - shower
  • Bedroom 1 en-suite, with walk-in shower, wc , basin Bedroom 4 en-suite, bath, separate shower, bidet, wc, basin Bathroom 2 - walk-in shower, double basin, wc Guest WC Bathroom 5 - Cottage annex. walk-in shower, wc and basin.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with 2 small double beds (4ft) and en-suite, Bedroom 2 with twin beds, Bedroom 3 with Bunk-beds, Bedroom 4 with double bed & en-suite All bedrooms with lovely furnishings and air-con.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: All bedrooms and living areas are beautifully furnished and comfortable. This is very much a home-from-home with ample space for families to relax and enjoy. The roof terrace is an adults paradise with wonderful views of the surrounded orange groves and the sea to the south and mountains to the north. Outside: Large 1/2 acre fully fenced garden with lawn area and orchard makes the property ideal for families with children. Private pool 11 x 4.5 with slide. 8 sun loungers and Fat-boys for lazy days, with an out-door shower to wash-away sandy feet or just to cool down. Enclosed trampoline in lawn area. Covered terrace for dining and BBQ with built in sink - hot/cold running water. Pool towels are supplied. Cottage annex acts has games room with extra TV and DVD, en-suite for children/adults to play during mid-day sun. Utility Room: Cottage annex games room, houses the washing machine and Tumble dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Weekly cleaning, with 2 towel changes per week and 1 linen change per week. All bed-linen and bathroom towels are provided as well as pool and beach towels. Kitchen tea-towels also provided.


5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Luxury Algarvian Farmhouse With Private Pool and Tennis Court
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Beautiful house with lovely facilities

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family holiday at this lovely house. It felt like a home from home and had pretty much everything you could need for a great holiday. The swimming pool was great and the table tennis/table football/trampoline and array of garden games kept the children (and us) happy all week.

You do need a car as the house is a couple of kilometres from the local town - but it's only a few minutes to a reasonably good local supermarket and not too far to bigger ones in Olhao. The nearest town (Moncarapacho) has a few restaurants and there are plenty of other choices in Tavira which isn't too far away.

Would highly recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful farmhouse with private garden

  • 5 of 5

This was out 2nd visit to this wonderful farmhouse, it like our second home.

It has everything you could want or need, even beach towels.

The photos don't do the house justice it's stunning and the garden is lovely. Now with the added fun of the tennis court, which the whole family enjoyed.

You will definitely need a car to get about. You won't be disappointed if you stay here.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We feel we achieved our dream when you said "Its a second home" Warmest best wishes.
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Wonderful house and grounds close to great town

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here with two friends in June 2016 and couldn't have been more impressed!

The house has a lot of charm but also finished with all the home comforts you could hope for and was very clean (the oven was so shiny we were scared to use it!). It is really spacious with big bedrooms and a very large communal living, dining, kitchen area.

The grounds and pool are very well maintained and feel very private and have more equipment (loungers, pool toys, garden toys) than we've had in other villas we've stayed in.

The villa requires a car, it is off a track around 2-3km from the local town. The town, whilst quite small, had a great shop and numerous restaurants. We only had three nights out so we didn't get to try all of the food options but the ones we tried were all very friendly and served great quality food (which was ridiculously cheap!)

Overall we highly recommend the house, if anything, the pictures on here don't fully do it justice. Our only tip would be to make sure you know where you're heading before you leave as it takes a little searching to find it first time round.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Colinas Verde
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Car: necessary


The splendid beaches of the Algarve are only 20 minutes drive away.


Car is essential for the house. Faro airport is 25 - 30 minutes on the A22


Moncarapacho is a 20 minute walk or a 5 minute drive. Here you will find banks, farmers market, bakery, chemist, restaurants and Cafe's. Moncarapacho is still a typical Algarvian town, unspoilt by development with a real Portuguese country flavour. Nearest big city is Olhao, with it's fish restaurants and ferries to the various Algarvian beach islands.


Rates & Availability

Moncarapacho Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Summer
Aug 1 2017 - Sep 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Summer
Sep 11 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $449.27

Booking Notes:
For reservations please email me directly, bookings are only confirmed once a deposit (if longer than 3 months from the date required) or full amount is received.

Changeover Day:
Change-over dates can be flexible depending on season and availability as is length of stay.

Notes on prices:
Please note that we can also quote for day rates - i.e weekend breaks

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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