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2 Bedroom (Sleeps 4) Villa Rental Quinta Do Lago
Stunning Villa with a Private Pool in a peaceful location in Quinta Do Lago, Algarve
At a glance: Child Friendly, Wifi, Parking, Private Pool, Garden.
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Villa Serene is a traditional spacious 2 bedroom villa with its own pool and private garden in Pinheiros Altos. There is a further communal pool a short walk away. The villa is only 20 minutes from Faro Airport. It is within walking distance to a beautiful 27 hole golf course. The practice facilities at the golf course provide a driving range, a putting green, superb chipping and bunker areas. Quinta do Lago borders the Ria Formosa Nature reserve which covers 14800 hectares and is a haven for a number of nesting and migrating birds. The villa is close to the golden secluded beaches of Quinta Do Lago and there is a shopping mall with a supermarket for all your daily requirements. Nearby is a lake which provides facilities for sailing, wind surfing, paddle boating and kayaking. There is a good variety of activities including horse riding, various water parks, tennis and go-karting. There are numerous wonderful restaurants close by Green Valley, Marias, Julias, 2 Passos, Sandbanks, The Shack - just too many to mention, all have amazing menus and many amazing views.
Lovely Relaxing Stay
By Zena Smith on 23-Sep-2019
Villa serene is very beautiful, very comfortable, quiet and private. We very much enjoyed our relaxing stay. We all spent many hours in the wonderful pool & then enjoyed lots of BBQs. Various choices for outside seating either on one of the two upstairs terraces or in the garden by the pool. The villa is well equipped with everything you need. It is a short drive to the lake, restaurants, water sports or beach. We hired some bikes to also cycle around which was wonderful. Also, a few minutes drive/bike ride to good supermarket & shops. The owner was a pleasure to deal with & was extremely efficient.
Serene Holiday in Quinta Do Lago
By Margaret on 15-Sep-2019
VIlla Serene is a contemporary, stylish villa in a very secure and peaceful location, only a 25 minute drive rom Faro airport. It is an ideal base from which to explore the local area and a welcome and comfortable "home from home" to return to at the end of the day. There are lovely sandy beaches nearby with many excellent restaurants.
We did not play golf but if you do it is the ideal location for a golfing break!
We very much enjoyed our stay in this lovely villa and highly recommend it, car hire essential.
Best villa we have stayed in
By Tom Stacey on 06-Sep-2019
I will keep this short and sweet: if you are visiting the Algarve then you won't find a better place to stay. We (partner, me and 3 month old baby) stayed here for 6 nights in mid-September. The villa is fabulous. Spacious, very well kitted out, in a great location, very relaxing and quiet, with a lovely pool and loungers. We really couldn't fault it. And communication beforehand was all speedy and efficient, with cot being organised for the baby without any difficulty. We would definitely go back.
By Josie on 30-Aug-2019
This villa is superb, extremely clean, the beds were very very comfortable and the private pool is fantastic, it’s all definitely 5*. It’s a very short drive to supermarkets we did walk a couple of times. 5 minute drive to the beautiful beach and there are many good restaurants around the area. We are planning to return.
By Lorne Bourhill on 02-Aug-2019
We spent 10 days in this wonderful villa. The standard of furniture and fittings is very high and it is well maintained. The pool was a great size and the basket of pool toys was an added bonus. There was very good WiFi which kept the kids happy. The coffee machine, juicer and barbecue were a bonus. We enjoyed dinner on the terrace most nights. We were a family of four and there was plenty of space for all of us. There was air conditioning in all rooms but we didn’t really need it as there was a cool breeze in the evenings. Contact with the owner was brilliant and the information pack with things to do in the area was very helpful. I would recommend this villa to anyone looking for a relaxing getaway. We don’t play golf but if you do there were plant of courses to choose from. We’ll be back
Stunning Home from Home
By Shona Kyle on 22-Jul-2019
This villa is wonderful. So comfortable and clean. Also extremely private. We were a family of 4 and we had the most amazing time here. It's very well equipped- with all the utensils you could need, a brilliant juicer (we drank freshly squeezed orange juice every day it was so delicious!), a Nespresso machine, all the mod cons and a BBQ. The pool was lovely & clean and essential in the summer heat. We had a wonderful time and would not hesitate to recommend it to anyone. The aircon was a godsend too. A car is required - it's not near to any walkable shops.
Janette was an amazing communicator- helpful and direct. I appreciated that and we all had a wonderful, relaxing holiday. Thanks Janette!
By Jenny on 06-Jul-2019
We have just returned from a wonderful week staying at the superb Villa Serene.
The villa is just stunning and we felt very at home within a few minutes of arriving. It is extremely well equipped and everything you could possibly need for a self catering holiday is provided. We tended to eat out most of the time and there are numerous excellent restaurants and beach bars in the area. We were on holiday after all!
We particularly enjoyed sitting by the pool enjoying the peace and quiet.
There is a wonderful beach nearby which was just beautiful and we spent several afternoons there and even stayed until sunset a couple of times!
Communication with the owners was both helpful and friendly and we can't recommend them or their property highly enough! Thank you Janette and Tony
By Audrey Adams on 20-Jun-2019
We stayed in Villa Serene for two weeks at the end of June 2019
The villa has everything you need the owners are delightful to work with nothing was too much trouble thanks Janette for all your help and correspondence we hope one day to go back we played golf and had lovely weather the swimming pool was ideal what more could you ask for
Regards Audrey and Geoff
By June on 11-Jun-2019
Villa Serene is in a peaceful location with beautiful garden and pool. The villa is extremely well appointed with comfortable sofas and beds. It really is home from home. The owners have gone the extra mile to provide everything you could possibly need, lovely fluffy towels for the bathroom as well as pool towels and beach towels. We have stayed in this area many times over the years and love the quiet beaches and huge choice of good restaurants. We would definitely put this villa at the top of our list for another time. Thank you Janette for all the care you have put into making your villa such a wonderful place to stay.
By Mary White on 22-May-2019
Great location, close to shops, beaches and restaurants. Villa extremely comfortable. Extra towels were supplied for the pool and beach. Gardener, pool man and housekeeping all very helpful and friendly. Complementary toiletries, coffee, tea, milk, washing tabs and dishwasher tabs etc were supplied to get you started. Golf was arranged at a reduced cost and also our transfers from airport. We will definitely return, thank you Janette for a wonderful holiday feeling totally relaxed. Mary xx
By June And Terry Chilcott on 22-Apr-2019
We have just come back from a fantastic holiday in Quinta do Lago, Portugal staying at Villa Serene. The villa had everything we could ask for, very comfortable and homely with an added bonus of a swimming pool. It had an indoor and outdoor dining area with a large sunny terrace upstairs. As golfers it was ideal as a short walk up the road and we were in Pinheiros golf course which has 3 nine hole courses and great club house. We were able to come off course and sit overlooking course for a drink and something to eat. Thoroughly recommend Villa Serene.
By Trevor, Mandy And Sophie on 14-Apr-2019
Even though it was only a short break a superb holiday had by all. The villa was outstanding with all home comforts and all essentials to hand with private pool in a fantastic secure location. Plenty of places to eat only a few minutes drive away. Would highly recommend and would love to return in the near future.
Many Thanks to Tony and Janette.
By Rachel Coward on 05-Apr-2019
Had a lovely week staying at this villa. It's so well equipped with everything you could possibly need and the beds are really comfortable. The area is very secure and as well as the excellent golf courses there is lots to do for non golfers - we loved the lake and the beaches are beautiful and easy to get to. Lots of fantastic restaurants. Would definitely recommend.
By Jo & Paul on 01-Apr-2019
We have been staying at this amazing villa for 10 days and going home tomorrow very sad as we have had the most amazing stay here with our family, it’s so relaxing here so tranquil we don’t want to leave. If you need to get away from it all you must stay here we have loved every minute! Great places to eat, fabulous beaches and the villa has everything you need so well equipped. Can’t wait to return! Thank you Tony & Janette ♀️xx
Lovely villa in a quiet location
By Lou Brown on 06-Mar-2019
I recently stayed at this villa and found it to be very spacious. The beds were very comfortable and the villa contained all the equipment you need - including beach towels.
The villa has a good sized pool in the garden, which is very private.
There is also a roof terrace which is superb for sunbathing.
The villa is on a golf complex with a beautiful course. Can’t go into any detail because we’re not golfers!
The villa was like home-from-home which made it very relaxing.
The beautiful sandy beaches are only a five minute drive away. There is a series of restaurants at the Beach and we enjoyed Julius and Maria’s.
This was our first visit to Portugal and we loved it! All the people were very friendly and helpful.
Would definitely recommend staying at this villa.
By Jenny Gray on 10-Jan-2019
We stayed here for a few nights in November, it is a Stunning Villa in a beautifull location. The villa itself is well-furnished and comfortable and was equiped with everything we needed. Plenty to do for both golfers and non golfers. We cannot wait to go back there again.
Villa Serene holiday rental in the algarve
By Joanne Coombes on 01-Jan-2019
We stayed here a few weeks ago , all I can say is ‘wow’ stunning villa set in the most amazing grounds
The Villa is well equipped with everything you need, really spacious and cosy. We will defiantly be returning here. The beach is not far away which is stunning, great for that stroll or long walk. Would highly recommend this great villa to spend your holidays