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Villa With Stunning Sea Views to Corscia and Asinara.

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Portobello di Gallura, Santa Teresa North Coast, Sardinia, Italy - Very Secure Private Residential Park

With the incredible, far-reaching views that Villa Sissy enjoys overlooking the “Baia del Geometra”, its hillside location alone is enough to captivate the most discerning of guests; coupled with its cool interior, its elegant whitewashed exterior and very close proximity to the sea, this lovely property is understandably a great choice for your holiday. From the sapphire waters and turquoise shallows to the rocky contours of the surrounding landscape, Villa Sissy’s panoramic views are simply breathtaking.

Adrienne Cooke
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
September 14, 2017

About Adrienne Cooke

We are a working couple in our late 50's, and really enjoy being here to wind down and recharge our batteries, the locals are so friendly and willing to help, we have been here since 2004 and feel part of Sardinia. Now we have become grandparents so can't wait to take him swimming on the beach with the rest of the families.

Adrienne Cooke purchased this villa in 2004

Why Adrienne Cooke chose Portobello di Gallura

Fantastic sea views and swimming, watching the yachts and fishing boats sail past, this private estate is very well established and if you want company the bar and restaurants at the centre are very well managed, supermarket open all year round. But if you want to be on your own nobody comes and bothers you.

What makes this villa unique

The choice of two airports, Alghero and Olbia which are both one and half hours away, definitely need a car, and stop at one of the passing supermarkets on the way to the house is a good idea, a lot of historic places to visit.


Portobello di Gallura Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
  • Bedroom1 Bathroom Bath With Shower, Bidet, Hand Basin & Loo Bedroom2 Bathroom Bath With Shower, Bidet, Hand Basin & Loo Bedroom 3 Next To Bathroom With Shower Handbasin & bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1- french half testa king size bed with ensuite,sliding doors to its terrace with sea views,Bedroom 2-kingsize bed with ensuite,sliding doors to its own terrace views over to Corsica on a clear day,Bedroom 3-a single bed or small double bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: • 2 double bedrooms with en-suite, both with terrace doors leading out onto expansive sun terrace surrounding the property; • 1 small bedroom with a single bed which can be made into a small double to sleep two people, with a third bathroom next door and also with its own terrace doors leading out onto the terrace; • A large sitting room / dining area with open fireplace which is spacious, comfy and serene, with views over the outside terrace to the sea. The lounge area also includes an ipod docking station and tv /dvd; • A kitchen, equipped with everything you need to prepare your own meals including a dishwasher and washing machine. Its patio doors lead out to a wonderfully sheltered, breakfast area to catch the morning sun; • Outside brick-built barbecue area for casual lunches or laid-back suppers; • A veranda surrounding the property; • Large Solarium /roof top terrace; • Outside shower; Outside: The villa is surrounded by terraces A large table with seating for 8 Stone BBQ, two sun loungers. Extra four canvas chairs and table to move around the terraces. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen included, not beach towels. Guests are asked to make sure rubbish is disposed of, fridge emptied and cleaned, dishwasher emptied and the BBQ cleaned. Any additional cleaning cost will be deducted from deposit. Other: Internet now available at the Centre where the bar and restaurant are located.


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Villa With Stunning Sea Views to Corscia and Asinara.
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews

Secluded villa situated on rocky coastline

  • 5 of 5

Nicely designed split level layout with views of the coast and Corsica beyond. Well equipped villa with three bedrooms, each with a bath/shower room. Secluded and private terraces are ideal for enjoying Sardinian sunshine and sunsets. Short drive takes you to some fantastic sandy beaches. Handy little shop and nice restaurant located within this gated community. Owner is very friendly and always happy to assist with enquiries, etc. Would definitely return!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful villa in spectacular setting

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this villa several times and we love it. The location is spectacular, with stunning views across the Mediterranean to Corsica. Supper on the terrace, watching the sun sink into the sea is one of our greatest pleasures. It is incredibly peaceful here and we find it the perfect place to unwind with family and friends. The layout of the villa is great if you are sharing with friends as the bedrooms (with en-suite bathrooms) are separated by the large living room. The villa's many terraces also mean that you can always find a sunny or if you prefer shady spot. Portobello itself is very secluded and chic with a great restaurant and bar. And the nearby beaches are, in our opinion, some of the most beautiful in the world with their crystal-clear aquamarine waters.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

This is a pretty villa in a wonderful location with amazing views of the Sardinian coastline. There is a large and comfortable sitting and dining area inside and outdoors there are terraces on three sides as well as the roof so you can always find a spot in the sun or the shade to relax. The outside shower was an unexpected joy!

A short walk along shrub-bordered paths takes you to a sandy beach or to the well-stocked shop and friendly bar and restaurant. We had a lovely holiday and would certainly hope to return.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb Location

  • 5 of 5

What I love most about this beautiful house is the location - very secluded, a few minutes walk from the restaurant & shop and a stones throw from the sea - you wake up in the morning to the gentle sound of the waves lapping against the shore. Even in high Summer you can find a secluded spot by the sea - but if you mood is more lively the resort centre is nearby for the lovely bar, restaurant, tennis, etc.

The house itself if nicely presented and the way it is designed means you can find a sunny - or shady - terrace all day. Recommended.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great villa

  • 4 of 5

We have stayed at this villa a number of times the location is great,it's very quiet with beautiful views and the restaurant on site serves delicious food. Good place to go with friends and have a relaxing time in a very nice comfortable villa

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2014
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A real getaway.

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time in sardinia. The villa was perfect..comfortable and really user friendly. It was really peaceful with such gorgeous views and only a few minutes walk from a small beach cove where the water was beautifully clear. The shop again was a minute or two walk and all the basics were stocked. So we didn't have to drive anywhere if we didn't feel like it....heaven. We found wi fi in the centre where we often stopped for a morning coffee. It was great for everyone to have UK TV for when we wanted to have a bit of downtime. A great holiday and definitely a place to go back to.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2013
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Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Alghero and Olbia
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
On the Estate
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Porto Torres
Nearest Golf
50 Kilometres
Porto Cervo
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
On the Estate
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
On the Estate

Special interest holidays:

Portobelllo is ideally situated for hiking,mountain biking,sea swimming, scuba diving,sailing,kite surfing,power boating,moped rentals these can be found in Santa Tersea and Vignola, vineyards, and fabulous restaurants.


150 metres to the sea where you can swim off the rocks into clear beautiful turquoise sea there are 3 private beaches on this estate, one 5 minutes walk which is family friendly, and the other two can be reached by car. The public beaches off the estate are beautiful but you do get harassed by sellers endless trying to sell you bags,jewerely, towels, etc.


Alghero Airport approximately 90 klometres,

Olbia approximately 80 kilometres

Car hire is essential

Car Ferries from Marseille, Nice, Genova, Early Bookings is essential for peak August.


20 minutes drive to Santa Teresa

10 minutes drive to Vignola Mare

Further Details:

About Portobello

The exclusive Private Residential Park of Portobello di Gallura is situated on the North-West coast of Sardinia, 20 km from S.Teresa di Gallura. A Natural Park of approximately 100 hectors and 4 km of coast, beaches and small coves, with two 24 hrs guarded entrances, open all year with a small supermarket run by Tonino for the exclusive use of the residents of the Park, and a small private harbour and Club, which over the last two years has improved dramatically, in August live classical music, concerts,fireworks, the new management team have really pulled their finger out, a new beach bar for the younger generation. A fantastic venue for weddings or birthdays which are all catered for, a small chapel to walk to about half an hour away overlooking the bay of Vignola, magical.

The Park was planned and developed by renowned professionals with full respect for nature, privacy and aesthetic: all villas are on one level and are well integrated with the surrounding lush vegetation, this means that the privacy of each home is preserved. The houses are all exclusive independent villas and are equipped with every comfort for living by the sea in any season.

• The villa has access to tennis courts, beach, small private marina, supermarket selling freshly made produce and a restaurant / bar within the private park.

The park is surrounded by Sardinian farmhouses and farm land, from where you can buy fresh and, of course organic, traditional local produce.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $335.8

Booking Notes:
50% When Booking
50% 30 days prior to holiday, an additional refundable deposit of £250 against damages will be required.

Changeover Day:
Departing guests are asked to leave by 10am
Arriving guests not before 5pm

Notes on prices:
Payment is usually accepted in quoted currency (British Sterling) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advanced with the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.