Villa Namora

Fort Sao Joao, Algarve

Villa Summary

If you're looking for a centrally located villa with a contemporary style finish, Villa Namora is a great choice. This 5 bedroom villa is located in the area of Forte Sao Joao within walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shops. The popular Tres Palmeiras restaurant is next door. What's more, the popular resort of Praia D'Oura, along with a host of bars, restaurants and nightlife is around 10 minutes' walk away. Air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms, pool heating and WiFi are included.

Arrival & Departure Day :
Villa check in time from 16:00 Information
Villa check out time 10:00 Information

Villa Features

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2 to 11
  • Beach 800 yds
  • Heated Pool
    27 x 15 ft Information
  • Free Air Con
  • Wifi
  • Car Not Required Information
Large families and groups
Centrally located villas
Beach villas
Why our Algarve expert loves this villa
quoteupper The contemporary and stylish nature of this villa shines through not to mention the fab central location! Great choice. quotelower
Villa Description
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area

The swimming pool is surrounded by wood decking with ample space to relax on one of the sun loungers sipping on a cool drink. There is a covered terrace outside the lounge with a dining table and chairs and a BBQ to one side of the pool. These provide the perfect combination for dining alfresco. At the side of the villa there is a lawned garden.


Automatic gates open into a small cobbled courtyard at the front of the villa. A porch leads to the front door and into a small hallway.

Living space

The open plan lounge/dining area is spacious and furnished in a contemporary style, manner with comfortable seating, a flat screen TV and a large dining table with chairs. There are 2 sets of patio doors opening onto pool terrace and exterior dining area. The contemporary style is carried through to the fully equipped kitchen adjacent. There is a small breakfast bar where you can enjoy your morning coffee.

Bedrooms and bathrooms

There is 1 twin bedroom and a separate shower room which are accessed via the kitchen. Steps from the hallway lead up to the remaining bedrooms. There are 2 twin bedrooms sharing a separate bathroom and 2 double bedrooms both with en suite shower rooms.

This villa is registered and licenced by the Portuguese Tourism Board and local council. This number is: 33529/AL.
Key Notes
  • Villa Plus In-Resort Service  
  • Mid Week Towel Change & Light Clean  
  • Bed Linen  
  • Bathroom Towels  
  • Iron & Ironing Board  
  • Villa check in time from 16:00   Information
  • Villa check out time 10:00   Information

Villa facilities

  • 2 double bedrooms with en suite shower rooms  
  • 3 twin bedrooms  
  • 1 bathroom  
  • 1 shower room  

Indoor amenities

  • FREE WiFi  
  • FREE Air Conditioning/Heating in 5 bedrooms  
  • Satellite TV  
  • Safe  
  • DVD Player  
  • Washing machine  
  • Dishwasher  
  • Microwave  
  • Hairdryers  
  • Childgate(s)  
  • Bluetooth Speakers  

Outdoor amenities

  • Alarm And Nightlight  
  • Brick BBQ  
  • FREE Pool Heating  
  • Pool/Billiard Table  
  • Table Tennis  
  • Pool Size: 27 x 15 ft  
  • Pool Depth: Min. 4ft, Max. 6½ft  
Villa Location
Villa Namora is located in a great position in the area of Forte Sao Joao between Praia D'Oura and Albufeira Old Town. There is a restaurant next door, as well as further choice within walking distance. Forte Sao Joao beach is also a short stroll downhill. Lively, Praia D'Oura, along with a host of bars, restaurants, and nightlife is around 10 minutes' walk away, or Albufeira 10 minutes' by car. What's not to love?

Location features

Local markets and shopping

The local supermarket is no more than 10 minutes' away, along with the mini market and a few other small gift shops. Other opportunities for shopping can be found in the old town of Albufeira, as well as in Praia D'Oura. There is also a commercial centre in Guia, or for those who prefer something more traditional there is a local market every Tuesday in Albufeira. The municipal fruit, fish and vegetable market between Praia D'oura and Albufeira is open every morning except Sundays.

Bars and restaurants

Villa Namora is right next door to one of the first established restaurants in the area called Tres Palmeiras (The 3 Palms). A short stroll away will take you to a few more restaurants and a couple of bars. Alternatively, in lively Praia D'Oura there are a wide choice of restaurants and bars 10 minutes' walk away. For something more traditional, the old town of Albufeira is just over 2 miles away with bars and restaurants to suit a range of tastes spread along the narrow cobbled streets.


Forte Sao Joao beach is a short stroll downhill from Villa Namora. Nearby Praia D'oura has an enormous Golden sandy beach which is worth a visit. Close by is the sandy beach of Albufeira known as Fisherman's beach flanked by cliffs and rock formations. There is also a choice of beautiful beaches along the Sao Rafael coast such as Castelo and Gale and the expansive Praia Grande near Armacao de Pera. All have their own beach bar and restaurant and can be reached by car within 10 minutes.

Family fun

Zoomarine is an exotic marine life theme park home to hundreds of fantastic and fascinating sea creatures. Parque Aventura is situated in Santa Eulalia, Albufeira, comprising of a paintball centre and various adventure courses through the trees made up of zip wires, bridges and ropes.

Places of interest

The International Sand Sculpture Festival, held in Pera, takes place every year from May to October. It celebrates a different theme each year and takes the 50 international artists 8 weeks to prepare for! The exhibits are fantastic and are created by artists from all over the world - great fun for all the family.


The Salgados golf course is just a 5 minute drive from the villa and is one of the many golf courses in the Algarve. The par 4 seventh is rated amongst the best holes in Portugal.


Every villa comes with its own manual, complete with details of the best restaurants, taxis, local amenities and activities. And of course, our reps are on hand to make sure you love your holiday more. If you need any advice or tips on the local area, they will be more than happy to help.

In this area

GPS coordinates

Latitude: 37.088058

Longitude: -8.235250

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Activities and things to do
Salgados golf course
One of the many courses in the Algarve, it was once an aircraft landing strip and wetland area beside a bird sanctuary.

It has been compared to both a Scottish links course and a water-filled Florida course and if you enjoy water challenges this course is for you.

The par 4 seventh is rated amongst the best holes in Portugal. The final three holes decrease in difficulty allowing golfers to ease up after a testing first 15.

Address: Vale do Rabelho, Apartado 2266 8200-917
Tel: + 351 289 583030
Fax: + 351 289 591112
For golf bookings - Email:

Description: Eighteen holes, 6080 metres, Par 72
Location: Six kilometers west of Albufeira. Turn off the EN125 at Guia.

Aqualand Waterslide Park
Formerly known as 'The Big One,' Aqualand has spectacular gardens and is probably the largest waterpark in the Algarve.

The names of the slides give you an idea of what to expect – Hydra, Raging Rapids, Banzai Boggan, Kamikaze, Surf Beach, Rainbow Park, Crazy Leap, Crazy Race &, Congo River! Users of the Kamikaze slide fall 26 metres vertically to the pool below in only four seconds!

Aqualand is located west of Alcantarilha on the main N125 road some ten kilometres outside Albufeira. Tel: 00 351 282 320 230.
Zoomarine is an exotic marine life theme park home to hundreds of fantastic and fascinating sea creatures. The park includes dolphins, sea lions, turtles, a shark, a museum and an alligator farm as well as a mini-zoo, exotic birds and tropical fish.

Some of the best shows in Europe are staged at Zoomarine such as sea lion, dolphin and eagle shows. It is advisable to arrive early and plan an itinerary for the day.

It is also possible to interact with dolphins but it is advisable to call at least 2 days in advance. Even though it is costable, it is very popular.

Entertainment at the theme park also includes fairground rides, swimming pools, shops and a cinema.

Zoomarine is situated at KM65 close to Albufeira on the main N125 road between Pera and Guia. The park is in a tranquil setting offset by gardens and lakes. Tel: 200 351 289 560 300.
Praia D’Oura Watersports
Try windsurfing at Praia D’Oura or waterskiing at Falesia beach near Albufeira. During the summer months, the Acoteias complex near Falesia offers other watersports.

Club Praia D’Oura bowling
'If you fancy the idea of a game of bowls, cucumber sandwiches, Pimms and a great view of the sea, make sure you call in at Club Praia d’Oura.

Situated in Albufeira at the time-share complex by the same name, the green is open to residents and non-residents from 10am to 6pm unless there are tournaments in play. (Tel 00 351 289 590310)
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