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Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Monchique, Faro District, Algarve
The Master Bedroom
Sleeps two in a twin bedroom (adaptable to a 2 m by 2 m double bed) with panoramic views over the southern coast. Bathroom with tub en-suite.

The 'Algarve Hillstation' nestles in a lush green valley on the southern slope of the 'Serra de Monchique' at a height of 640 m. On 3 hectares (7.5 acres) of terraced land the 'Hillstation' offers:

• swimming pool 5 x 9 m;
• championship-size tennis court;
• table tennis, billiard, Boule;
• concrete foundations (1.50 m high) for astronomical photography and observations;
• mature gardens and ponds around the house;
• two springs (certified best quality drinking water) on the property supply tap and pool water.

The Villa with approx. 300 m² floor space on two levels was built in the 1950s by a British general with solid granite walls.
It was constantly...
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Listing #HL1434719
About the Owner
Thomas G
Languages spoken:German, Portuguese, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 12 May 2014

Had a wonderful stay here. May is the best time to go in order to see the beautiful flowers in bloom and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. The villa has a fantastic position, with breathtaking views over the rolling hills and coastline below. The...More

4  Thank Franny422014
Reviewed 1 October 2017
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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Distances
• 2,5 km to the nearest restaurant;
• 6 km to the town of 'Monchique' with newspapers, banks and shopping facilities;
• 25 km to the southern beaches of the Algarve with tourism facilities and many golf courses;
• 30 km to the unspoiled nature reserve 'Costa Vicentina' on the western Atlantic coast;
• 90 km to 'Faro' international airport (driving time less then one hour over the toll highway).
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Faro (FAO): 90.0 km
Railway: Portimao: 25.0 km
Public transport
No matter if you arrive in 'Faro' or 'Lisbon', you need to reach 'Portimão' either by train: (www.cp.pt) or bus:( http://www.eva-bus.com/novo/)or (www.renex.pt)
Take a bus for the 21 km from 'Portimão' to 'Monchique' (http://www.frotazul-algarve.pt).
From the main square in 'Monchique' take a taxi to 'Restolho da Aveia na Foía' (approx. 6 km for 8 EUR) or call us for to pick you up. Please do not attempt to cycle uphill in summer if you are not accustomed to it!

Individual transport
A rental car is a very comfortable and reasonable choice in low season. Please check best prices, conditions and 'carbon offset' possibilities yourself. If you drive from the north take the N267 from 'São Marcos da Serra'...
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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Algarve Villas (10,265)
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