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Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Sao Bras de Alportel, Faro District, Algarve
Casa James is a 3 bedroom villa with pool, peacefully situated in the heart of the Algarve with lovely countryside views. South-west facing, the pool terrace enjoys day long sunshine and is the perfect place to relax at the end of the day with a glass of wine watching the sun go down. The villa's spacious and comfortable accommodation opens out onto a large pool terrace, and is furnished with a table and chairs for al fresco dining. The villa benefits from light and airy bedrooms; one double with ensuite and two twin-bedded, all three with air conditioning. They also have plenty of built-in wardrobe space. An ideal home from home. Casa James is just five minutes' drive from Sao Bras de Alportel with its local market, shops and many excellent and reasonably priced restaurants. A convenient Intermarche supermarket is only 3 minut... Read more
Listing #HL214153
About the Owner
Alison L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

This is our second visit to this villa which is superbly set a short distance from faro and the airport. It’s location just outside Sao Brás de Alportel offers quietness and the opportunity to unwind but is central enough to allow trips all over the...More

Thank svenwales
Management response:Responded August 6, 2018

Thank you for your review - it was great to have you stay again.

Reviewed July 31, 2018

The villa is an amazing property, set within a quiet residential area. The accommodation is very spacious, clean and with all the amenities you require. The pool is large with plenty of sun loungers and the grounds are well maintained. There is a supermarket about...More

Thank Wobbs1963
Management response:Responded July 31, 2018

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again next year.

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

The villa is located in a quite residential setting , it was extremely quite and made the holiday more relaxing and enjoyable. The villa is fully equipped and has everything you need especially the lovely pool. I would recommend this villa to others.

Thank Tour753585
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $263 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
• Rental fee - 20% deposit on booking (BACS transfer preferably or cheque) with balance payable 8 weeks prior to rental.
• Breakages/damage/key deposit of £200 required with balance of rental payment, to be refunded within two weeks of your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection and return of keys).
• Flexible changeover day – access to villa from 2pm on day of arrival and checkout by 10am on day of departure. Subject to adjacent bookings it may be possible to flex arrival/departure times.
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About the neighborhood
Casa James sits on a hill to the south east of Sao Bras de Alportel, only five minutes from the centre of town and its many amenities. There are over 30 restaurants catering for all tastes and cuisines (both eat in and take away), from the very popular Luis dos Frangos, specialising in tasty grilled chicken, to Rocha da Gralheira and O'Graciano with their excellent 'Steak on the Stone'. Happily, these are all at Portuguese prices and not coastal tourist prices! There are also Indian, Chinese, Italian and Irish restaurants! In the centre of town there is a local fresh food market, weekly craft market and many local shops and cafes, as well as three large supermarkets on the outskirts. Annual events and festivals across the Algarve are many and varied. Locally, Sao Bras hosts an Easter Sunday flower procession and the Feira da Serra in July. Loule, 8km to the west of Sao Bras, has a large Easter festival and Halloween parade. Sao Bras lies at the heart of the cork producing area of southern Portugal which provides 50% of the world's cork supplies. Just off the central square, an old mansion house turned museum provides a fascinating insight into the history of cork production and marks the start of the cork trail taking in the cork tree plantations and spectacular scenery of the Serra do Caldeirao. South of Sao Bras is the village of Estoi with its Roman ruins at Milreu, one of the most important Roman sites in Portugal. Apart from the many well-known beaches along the Algarve, there are also quieter ones waiting to be explored such as Praia de Trafal, adjacent to Vale de Lobo, a 25 minute drive away. The golf courses of Quinta do Lago, Vale de Lobo and Vilamoura as well as many family attractions such as ZooMarine (sealife show/conservation centre) at Guia, Aquashow at Quarteira and Go Karting at Almancil are all within a short driving distance.
How to get there
• Casa James is just 20 minutes drive from Faro Airport. Faro is a short c. 2½ hour flight from the UK. Faro has direct flights (both scheduled and charter) throughout the year from all major UK airports and many regional airports as well. Cars can be rented through all major car hire companies (Avis, Hertz, Budget, etc.). Local car hire companies may be more competitive.
Airport: Faro: 12.4 mi
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby
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