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Villa Sao Jose, Praia D’Oura, Algarve, Portugal

Villa Sao Jose

Praia D’Oura, Algarve

Villa Summary

Villa Sao Jose is an impressive 5 bedroom villa only a few minutes walk from the beautiful Forte Sao Joao beach and Praia D'Oura Strip, with Albufeira a mere 5 minutes away by car. This Algarve villa boasts WiFi, air conditioned/heated bedrooms and a private heated pool all at no extra charge.

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 ¾ mile
  • Heated Pool
    27 x 12 ft Information
  • Free Air Con
  • Wifi
  • Car Not Required Information
Large families and groups
Centrally located villas
Villa Description
Villa Sao Jose is a well positioned 5 bedroom villa with a private heated, salt water pool, WiFi and air conditioned/heated bedrooms at no extra cost.

Entering through the double gates and paved driveway with off road parking, there is a splendid fir tree, lawned area and attractive potted plants. The pool table is beside the garage on the forecourt.

The main entrance opens into a small hallway. Directly ahead is a door leading into the open plan lounge/dining area with a feature fireplace, plenty of seating and 2 large sets of patio doors out to the covered terrace which hugs the back of the villa.

To the left of the entrance hall is a well equipped dark wood kitchen with a separate laundry room which has a door to the side of the villa leading to a small terrace area.

From the kitchen a door leads to a raised area with additional seating.

To the right of the hall a door leads to a corridor with a double bedroom and a twin bedroom, both with windows overlooking the rear of the house with its pretty fruit trees. Opposite the bedrooms are 2 shared shower rooms.

There is a beautiful wooden staircase leading to a landing on the first floor. First there is a bathroom and opposite on the right are two twin bedrooms. Both twin bedrooms have a shared terrace, overlooking the private pool.

At the end of the corridor is a very spacious double bedroom with a separate dressing area, an en suite shower room and a private terrace overlooking the pool and gardens.

All bedrooms are air conditioned/heated at no extra cost.

Outside there is a kidney shaped, salt water pool with a rich lawned area, some lovely citrus fruit trees, and a large covered terrace curving around the villa, home to the exterior dining table and barbeque, which is ideal for alfresco dining.

The pool is heated at no extra cost.

Villa Sao Jose is ideally situated in the heart of Areias Sao Joao, suitable for groups or families seeking a villa close to amenities and an easy stroll to the golden, sandy beach.

This villa has applied for a licence and the submission number is ALOC 2008/14. 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 double bedroom  
  • 3 twin bedrooms  
  • 1 bathroom  
  • 2 shower rooms  

Indoor amenities

  • FREE WiFi  
  • FREE Air conditioning/heating in 5 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/Billiard Table  
  • Table Tennis  
  • Pool Size: 27 x 12 ft  
  • Pool Depth: Min. 3½ft, Max. 5½ft  
Villa Location
This Praia D'Oura villa is in a residential road, in an area called Areias Sao Joao, close to Forte Sao Joao beach, with a huge choice of shops, bars, restaurants and nightlife in the locality. Albufeira is 5 minutes away by car.

Location features

This Algarve villa is situated at the end of a residential road, close to Forte Sao Joao beach and within easy walking distance of Praia D'Oura's Strip. 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 shops, 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 - open until the early hours in high season - and a varied choice of live music can also be found. The Strip runs all the way to the golden sandy beach from which Praia D’Oura derives its name, which offers water sports facilities plus a choice of beachside cafes and restaurants.

The older part of Albufeira is ideal to get a taste of the past; narrow streets, handicraft shops and traditioal Algarvean colours. There are wide shopping streets and a lively atmoshere particularly in the large redesigned and repaved square with live music featuring at times, contributing to this lively holiday resort.

It also boasts 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, are the sandy stretches of Praia Grande to the west and Falesia to the east.

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

For golfers, the 9-hole Sheraton is nearby at Olhos D'Agua, Salgados with its full course is nearby to the west and also the many courses at Vilamoura are just 25 minutes drive away.

GPS coordinates

Latitude: 37.090085

Longitude: -8.232622

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Activities and things to do
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)
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.

Oura Hotel
The Oura hotel in Albufeira has ample health and fitness facilities including a gym, indoor pool, Jacuzzi, squash courts, sauna, Turkish baths and solarium. (Tel 289 589135)

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

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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.

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Villa Sao Jose Customer Reviews

Cloe Mellors, 04-Jun-2015

Absolutely fantastic would definitely return

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