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Villa Nicoletta, Praia D’Oura, Algarve, Portugal

Villa Nicoletta

Praia D’Oura, Algarve

Villa Summary

Villa Nicoletta is a centrally located villa with a large private swimming pool and spacious lawned garden. The shops and restaurants along Praia D'Oura's famous Strip are within a few minutes' walk, whilst the expansive golden sandy beach is also easily accessible on foot. What's more, popular Albufeira is only 5 minutes' drive away. Pool heating, WiFi and air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms are included in this 4 bedroom villa.

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

Villa Features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2 to 9
  • Beach ¾ mile
  • Heated Pool
    30 x 17 ft Information
  • Free Air Con
  • Pool fence
  • Wifi
  • Car Not Required Information
Centrally located villas
Why our Algarve expert loves this villa
quoteupper The large private pool and lawned garden coupled with a fantastic central location. A great selection of facilities are practically on your doorstep! quotelower
Villa Description
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area

The large private pool is set within a spacious lawn surrounded by walls and hedges for a sense of privacy. There is plenty of space to relax on one of the sun loungers with a cool drink. The brick BBQ and dining table and chairs are ideal for alfresco dining.

A pool fence is available on request at an extra charge of £60.00.


There is off road parking for your hire cars. The main entrance is under a covered porch.

Living space and kitchen

The living area is open plan with comfortable seating and patio doors onto the covered terrace leading to the private pool and gardens. To one side and down 2 steps is the feature fireplace and a built-in curved seating area - an ideal place to relax and read. The dining area with a table and chairs for entertaining your party is through an archway with the fully equipped kitchen adjacent.

Bedrooms and bathrooms

On the ground floor, there is 1 twin bedroom and 1 double bedroom with patio doors out to a terrace overlooking the pool and garden. These rooms share a separate bathroom. Upstairs, at the top of the stairs on the right is a door to a large roof terrace overlooking the swimming pool and gardens. This floor also has 2 twin bedrooms, one with patio doors onto a small private terrace overlooking the pool. All bedrooms have fitted wardrobes. Completing this floor there is a separate bathroom.

This villa has applied for a licence and the submission number is AlojLocal/2009/573. 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  
  • 3 twin bedrooms  
  • 2 bathrooms  

Indoor amenities

  • FREE WiFi  
  • FREE Air conditioning/heating in 4 bedrooms   Information
  • Satellite TV  
  • Safe  
  • CD Player  
  • DVD Player  
  • Washing machine  
  • Dishwasher  
  • Microwave  
  • Hairdryers  
  • Childgate(s)  

Outdoor amenities

  • Alarm And Nightlight  
  • Brick BBQ  
  • FREE Pool heating  
  • Pool Fence  
  • Pool/Billiard Table  
  • Table Tennis  
  • Pool Size: 30 x 17 ft  
  • Pool Depth: Min. 5ft, Max. 7ft  
Villa Location
This villa is situated between Praia D'Oura and St. Eulalia within easy walking distance of a variety of restaurants, bars, shops and the lively Praia D'Oura Strip. Praia D'Oura derives its name from the beautiful golden sandy beach at the bottom of the hill, 15 minutes' walk away. For a change of scenery, the traditional old town of Albufeira is 5 minutes' drive away. With its cobbled streets that are lined with quaint shops, bars and restaurants, it makes a great day or evening out.

Location features

Local markets and shopping

There are plenty of shops within walking distance of Villa Nicoletta. There is a local market every Tuesday between Praia D'Oura and the old town of Albufeira. The older part of Albufeira is ideal to get a taste of the past with its narrow streets, handicraft shops and traditional Algarvean colours. There are wide shopping streets and a lively atmosphere particularly in the large square with live music featuring at times.

Bars and restaurants

Praia D'Oura is perfect for anyone wanting 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 bit of retail therapy and 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 with live music and open until the early hours in high season. For something more traditional, the old town of Albufeira is 2 miles away. There's a good choice of bars and restaurants to suit all tastes spread all along the narrow, cobbled streets.


Praia D'Oura Beach can be found downhill at the end of the strip, around 15 minutes' walk away. Alternatively, the sandy beach of Albufeira, known as Fisherman's Beach, is flanked by cliffs and rock formations and is under 10 minutes' drive. There's a great choice of beautiful beaches along the Sao Rafael Coast such as Castelo and Gale and the expansive Praia Grande near Armacao de Pera. Each has their own beach bar and restaurant and can be reached by car within 10 minutes.

Family fun

For all ages, a choice of waterparks and the Zoomarine aquarium and dolphin show are within a short drive.

Places of interest

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 exhibits are fantastic and are created by artists from all over the world - great fun for all the family!


For those that like to relax with a game of golf, the 9-hole Sheraton Course is nearby at Olhos D'Agua, or Salgados, with its full course, is nearby to the west. There also the many courses at Vilamoura, just 25 minutes' drive away.

Other activities

Parque Aventura, situated in Santa Eulalia, Albufeira, comprises 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 and are all supervised by qualified instructors.


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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GPS coordinates

Latitude: 37.094364

Longitude: -8.223137

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Activities and things to do
Praia D’Oura Golden Beach
Noted for its golden sands, rides, windsurf hire and restaurants. Lifeguards are on site.<br><br>The western end of the beach has a bar/restaurant whilst the eastern end, over some rocks, is quieter.<br><br>Smaller beaches can be accessed along paths and over rocks with the red and cream cliffs of Falesia visible in the distance.<br><br>Reach Praia da Oura by driving east of Albufeira for a mile and a half. Take the road to Club Praia da Oura. To avoid the centre of Albufeira turn left at the crossroads on the outskirts as you approach from Ferreiras.
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)
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:

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

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.
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Villa Nicoletta Customer Reviews

Anna Stanton, 29-Aug-2015

Lovely villa, great pool and plenty of space both indoors and outdoors. Will be booking again!

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Hayley Booth, 10-May-2014

Beautiful Villa and pool - set in a lovely quiet location and yet only a couple of minutes walk to the nearest supermarket, bars & restaurants. Would highly recommend this villa.

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Carol Hayes, 12-Oct-2013

From start to finish the holiday was everything we could have expected - loved every minute of it.

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Sharon Jones, 15-Jun-2013

Good service liked uk call centre and helpful pack with was emailed would recommend

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Angela Crockford, 28-Jul-2012

lovely and spacious excellent sized garden and pool whilst still being homely. Good Kitchen facilities and nice bathrooms.

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Fergus Haddow, 22-Oct-2011

Lovely villa, very well located for shops, bars, restaurants and beach.

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