We would advise is now a legal requirement for any genuine owner offering their property for short term holiday rentals to hold an accommodation licence issued by the Portuguese Tourism Authority and you should, for your own peace of mind, always ensure any property you rent is properly licenced. Our own licence number is 26106/AL
This large (5000 sq ft) fully air conditioned luxury villa, located near the sea in the prestigious Parque Atlantico area of Quinta do Lago, is one of its finest properties to become available for holiday rental in years. The ground floor includes a library equipped with cable TV and home cinema, an elegant dining room and a large, beautifully furnished, lounge with access to an outside lounge and dining terrace and heated swimming pool (12 x 6 mts) plus barbecue. The superb kitchen, with an island unit and breakfast area, is equipped with a range cooker, dishwasher and microwave. There is also a laundry room in the basement with a washing machine and tumble dryer. All of the four bedrooms, one of which is on the ground floor, have cable TV plus their own en-suite bathroom with both bath and separate shower.The master bedroom boasts a double four-poster bed. A spiral staircase from the first floor terrace leads to a roof terrace, which has 360-degree views of the sea and mountains.
Location of the Villa: The villa is located in the Parque Atlantico area of Quinta do Lago, widely regarded as the most prestigious sector of this luxury resort as it is closest to the sea and has some of the finest properties. It is situated in a large landscaped garden accessed through electric entrance gates. The Ria Formosa estuary and nature reserve is only 250 mts away and you can walk from there along the nature trail to the famous bridge over the estuary which leads to the miles of unspoiled sandy beach. The San Lorenzo golf course and club house is close by and there are numerous nature walks and cycle trails for you to enjoy. The main windsurfing lake with the watersports centre plus the popular Casa do Lago bar and restaurant is also within walking distance.
Eating Out: There are a number of fine restaurants within the Quinta do Lago estate and many more in the immediate vicinity offering every choice of cuisine from local Portuguese, to French, Italian, Fusion, Indian and Seafood. The lakeside restaurants Casa do Lago and the Shack, the Casa Velha Restaurant and Bovinos and those of the 5 star Quinta do Lago hotel are all within walking distance of the villa but there are literally hundreds within a short driving distance. You will find a full list of restaurants, for all occasions, specially recommended by the owners in the villa.
The Garden: Electric entrance gates lead to the grounds of the villa. The large, professionally landscaped, gardens have been designed in formal Tuscan style to compliment the classical design of the villa with extensive use of calcada stone paths, cypress trees, box hedging and clipped bushes. At the side of the villa is the elegant orange grove garden and behind the pool terrace is a large lawned garden bordered by colourful trees, shrubs and sub tropical plants. There are two fountains and two garden benches in the grounds as well as numerous urns and statuary. The grounds are surrounded by a tall honeysuckle hedge and specimen trees to give complete privacy.
Hotel style bathroom service
Free high speed broadband with Wi-Fi
Free Local telephone calls
Ralph Lauren pool towels
Outside kitchen with gas barbecue
200 channel TV incl. BBC ,Sky and BT Sports
Free Guide to Quinta do Lago
Quinta do Lago golf green fee discounts
24/7 security and medical support