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Casa Monte Rainha is a fabulous Contemporary single storey Villa built on its own hilltop with panoramic 360 degree views of the beautiful Eastern Algarve coastline and mountain scenery.
Casa Monte Rainha complies with Portuguese law and Castro Marim Camara requirements for your assurance to ensure that specific safety standards and regulations are met. Licence No: A/L 12694
It is now a legal requirement that the A/L No. Is displayed on the advert description and on the property too.
Outdoor facilities include a 10 x 5m Private pool with a fantastic artificial Putting Green for the avid golfer. There are two seating areas to enjoy the views and a coal BBQ. There is a mini orchard with various fruit trees, Orange, Lemon, Peach, Plum, Mango etc, guests are invited to enjoy any seasonal fruits available during their visit.
You can enjoy a large open plan lounge with access to a fantastic modern fitted kitchen with all appliances and utility room with washing machine/dryer etc.
There is free Wi-Fi throughout the property and patio area and an English and Portuguese TV package is included. Air-con is available in lounge and all bedrooms, with mozzi screens.
The 3 Bedrooms all benefit from en-suite facilities and there is a further family bathroom with Bath/Shower/Sink/WC & Bidet.
There is a double bed in bedrooms 1 & 2 & two singles in room 3.
In the upper area you can find a chill-out room with its own terrace and single sleeping accommodation, perfect if you want to get away from it all and read a book or just unwind.
The property is very private and is accessed through automatic gates with a calcada stone driveway into its own 2 acre private fenced location.
The villa is situated in a stunning protected rural location which is very popular with those who enjoy the beauty of nature. Birds of prey can often be seen soaring in the skies above. Walking and bike riding is a pleasure for all with no traffic or noise to be had on the local roads.
Casa Monte Rainha is a 5min drive from Portugal's No.1 golf course 'Monte Rei GC' where you can experience the sheer delight of playing a unique Jack Nicklaus designed Signature course.
Within 25 mins drive there are at least another 6 fabulous golf courses for the discerning golfer to enjoy, Quinta Da Cima/Ria, Benamor, Castro Marim & the Seve Ballesteros designed Quinta do Vale, to name but a few!
To enjoy the beautiful coastline of this area you do not have far to go, you can enjoy the 5 blue flag sandy beaches running from Tavira to Vila Real. The local beaches of Altura and Manta Rota are all within 10-12 mins drive. There are many restaurants and eating places to enjoy along the stretch of coast, and a day spent relaxing by the sea is always available. In the evenings some of the beaches are alive with music and food to enjoy a last minute stroll in the moonlight.
Car hire is essential to reach Casa Monte Rainha, Faro Airport is approx 40mins drive. From the villa the A22/IP1 Motorway is approx 5km, the N125 is 4km, Altura town 4km. You can reach the Spanish border in 20 mins and enjoy a taste of Spain in Ayemonte where the time zone is one hour ahead of Portugal.
Altura is the nearest town, by car it would take approx 8-10 mins to reach, there is a fresh fish, meat and veg indoormarket on weekdays with various supermarkets and local banks etc. Various restaurants and bars are located in and around Altura where you can enjoy a meal or a light snack. You can also have a night out on the town in Monte Gordo where there are bars, restaurants and a casino for fun. Tavira's new Plaza Shopping Mall has plenty to offer for the discerning shopper.
Further Details of surrounding area:
Take a trip to Tavira (20 mins west) , Tavira is a pretty unspoilt town steeped in history with a beautiful roman bridge in the town centre. Here you can enjoy a short ferry ride to the isle of Tavira where you can find a sandy island situated 5 mins off the coast, or a romantic evening eating out in one of the many restaurants along the riverfront or in the heart of the town. Tavira plays host to various festivals and activities during the year and to sample the Portuguese way of life is a must for all visitors to the Eastern Algarve.
Vila Real (20mins east) is the furthest point along the Algarve before you cross the water to Spain, and here is where the character of Portugal can really be enjoyed. This is the hub of the Algarve where you can experience the food, wine and activity of the area. The harbour has a selection of boats and yachts to see and here the fresh fish caught daily from the sea are a must. This area is undergoing a major renovation project to enhance the area, and the famous Guardiana Hotel is to be restored to its former glory.
The Algarve Water Parks to the West are all accessible by car or bus for a fun day out, and can easily be reached within an hour on the new IP1 motorway.
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