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Villa Lena, Praia D’Oura, Algarve, Portugal
VILLA LENA, PRAIA D’OURA, ALGARVE
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Villa Lena

Praia D’Oura, Algarve

Villa Summary

Villa Lena has a large private pool and is in an excellent location, a few minutes' walk from Praia D'Oura's Strip. There are plenty of shops, bars and restaurants here to enjoy. What's more, the resorts glorious sandy beach is within 10 minutes on foot. The neighbouring resort of Albufeira, along with a host of amenities, is 5 minutes' drive away. Pool heating, WiFi and air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms are included.

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

Villa Features

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2 to 6
  • Beach ¾ mile
  • Heated Pool
    30 x 14 ft Information
  • Free Air Con
  • Wifi
  • Car Not Required Information
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Why our Algarve expert loves this villa
quoteupper Along with the fabulous large pool you'll also love the convenient location. All the facilities are within strolling distance! quotelower
Villa Description
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area

There is a private swimming pool surrounded by ample space to relax on one of the sun loungers with a cool drink. The gardens are fully enclosed with fencing and hedging creating a degree of privacy. For dining alfresco in respite from the sun there is a table with chairs on the covered terrace. There is a BBQ terrace and lawned garden on the other side of the villa.


Entrance

For anyone who does decide to hire a car there is plenty of parking space available on the street. As you enter the villa grounds the private swimming pool and lawn are on the left with the main entrance to the side of the house. The front door opens into a hallway.


Living space

The lounge is on one side of the open plan living area, which has ample seating around the feature fireplace and patio doors out onto the pool terrace. Steps lead up to the raised dining area where you can entertain your party. There is a spacious and fully equipped kitchen is adjacent, with a door opening onto the BBQ terrace and lawned garden.


Bedrooms and bathrooms

There is 1 single bedroom, 1 double bedroom with an en suite shower room and 1 twin bedroom. The double and twin bedrooms have patio doors opening out onto the pool terrace. There is 1 separate shower room too.




This villa has applied for a licence and the submission number is AlojLocal/2009/670. The licence number will follow.
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

  • 1 double bedroom with en suite shower room  
  • 1 twin bedroom  
  • 1 single bedroom  
  • 1 shower room  

Indoor amenities

  • FREE WiFi  
  • FREE Air conditioning/heating in 3 bedrooms   Information
  • Satellite TV  
  • Safe  
  • CD Player  
  • DVD Player  
  • Washing machine  
  • Dishwasher  
  • Microwave  
  • Hairdryers  

Outdoor amenities

  • Alarm And Nightlight  
  • Brick BBQ  
  • FREE Pool heating  
  • Table Tennis  
  • Pool Size: 30 x 14 ft  
  • Pool Depth: Min. 4ft, Max. 6½ft  
Villa Location
Villa Lena is at the end of a cul-de-sac, tucked away in the Areias de São João area of Praia D'Oura. It's just ¾ mile from a choice of good beaches, and there are many shops, bars, restaurants and lively nightlife in the locality. Albufeira, with a host of amenities, is 5 minutes away by car. There are many other fabulous beaches and attractions within driving distance meaning you can get even more from your holiday.

Location features

Local markets and shopping

There are several shops within walking distance of the villa. Every Tuesday there is a local market between Praia D'Oura and the old town of Albufeira. The old town is ideal if you want to experience an authentic taste of Portugal, with narrow streets, handicraft shops and traditional Algarvean colours on display. There are wide shopping streets and a lively atmosphere, particularly in the large redesigned and repaved square with live music featuring at times.


Bars and restaurants

The Strip is only a few minutes' walk away with lots to do and a lively atmosphere! The Strip has everything you need, with all manner of cafes, bars, restaurants and clubs to choose from. During the day you can enjoy a spot of lunch at any one of the numerous cafes and restaurants. At night Praia D'Oura really comes to life, with many of the bars and clubs offering a great atmosphere. They open until the early hours in high season and play a varied choice of live music.


Beaches

There are 2 beaches within ¾ mile, Praia D'Oura's Golden Mile Beach at the very end of the Strip and Forte São João Beach. Nearby in Albufeira there is a beautiful and expansive sandy beach flanked by dramatic cliffs and rock formations. For more relaxing surroundings, a string of picturesque cove beaches can be found just to the west of Albufeira such as Coelho, Castelo and Gale. A little further afield, 15 minutes' drive on either side of Albufeira will take you to the sandy stretches of Praia Grande to the west and Falesia to the east.


Family fun

A choice of water-parks and the Zoomarine aquarium and dolphin show are within a short drive, and a big hit with young children, teenagers or even the adults in the party.


Places of interest

Chic Vilamoura, with its international marina, casino, shops and restaurants is well worth a visit for a day or evening out.


Golf

For golfers, the 9-hole Sheraton Pine Cliffs course is nearby at Olhos D'Agua with a further three 18-hole courses available around 25 minutes' drive away at stylish Vilamoura.


Other activities

Parque Aventura is situated in Santa Eulalia, Albufeira and consists of a paintball centre and various adventure courses through the trees made up of zip wires, bridges and ropes. The assault courses and games are suitable for children of 4 years and older with varying degrees of height and difficulty.


Remember…

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.




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Activities and things to do
Activity
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)
Activity
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.


Activity
Pine Cliffs golf course
This course is perched on a cliff top above Falesia, one of the Algarve's most stunning beaches. The 5 Star Sheraton Algarve Hotel overlooks the umbrella pine trees that line the fairways.

The most testing hole is the dog-leg sixth with its small landing area for the drive. The second shot is uphill to a backward sloping green with bunkers in front.

Address: Sheraton Pine Cliffs Resort, Praia da Falesta 8200-909 Albufeira
Tel: + 351 289 500100
Fax: + 351 289 500117

For golf bookings - Email: golf.algarve@starwoodhotels.com

Description: Nine holes, 2274 metres, Par 33
Location: Seven kilometers east of Albufeira on the coast. Turn left off the EN125 for Acoteias, west of the Vilamoura turn off.
Activity
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
www.salgadosgolf.com
For golf bookings - Email: geral@salgadosgolf.com

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

Activity
Sand Sculpture Festival
The International Sand Sculpture Festival, held in Pera, takes place every year from May to October. The festival celebrates a different theme each year and takes the 50 international artists 8 weeks to prepare for! The exhibitions are an impressive sight both during the day and at night when the sculptures are illuminated with coloured lights. The exhibits are fantastic and are created by artists from all over the world - great fun for all the family!

http://fiesa.org/

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Villa Lena Customer Reviews

Jeffrey Armitt, 23-Apr-2016

Well located for our purposes and well equipped. As usual, an excellent holiday in a lovely villa at a very good price. We will definitely use Villa Plus services again.

Customer Rating

5/5

Patricia Whitehorn, 20-Sep-2014

Excellent holiday, great location

Customer Rating

5/5

Steven Dickens, 21-Sep-2013

Excellent from start to finish - will be looking to book again next year. Have really converted us on the idea of a villa holiday.

Customer Rating

5/5

Susan Turner, 22-Jun-2013

Close to amenities. Enjoyed out stay in Praia Da Oura. This is our 3rd Villa Plus holiday and the booking right through to the holiday have been excellent. I will certainly book through this company again.

Customer Rating

4/5

Sandy Gill, 18-May-2013

I can't remember the name of our rep, but she was very helpful. Also the staff in the UK were really helpful as my Dad was taken ill, the Villa Plus staff were very supportive. Thanks again for all your help.

Customer Rating

5/5

Darragh Fleming, 23-Jun-2012

Very good service we would definitely use Villa Plus again

Customer Rating

4/5

Note : Whilst some of the original grammar and spelling in these reviews may have been corrected, its nature has not changed.

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