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Vivenda Summertime [20895/AL]

Vivenda Summertime
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6 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Carvoeiro, Faro District, Algarve
Vivenda Summertime is located just off a narrow lane with just six other properties. It stands on a large private plot of 3600 m2, has great countryside views from the first floor terraces and is not overlooked by other properties.

Outside the large (11x 6M) pool and 3M diameter kids pool are heated by large solar panels. The full size all weather tennis court is right there on your doorstep for your own exclusive use. To keep both children and adults amused there is a quality ping pong table, and a pool table in the shade of the summer house. Indoors there is a Sony flat screen TV, DVD player, Sony PS2, books galore and other board and card games.

Whilst the nearest beach is only a five minute drive, there are many more spectacular beaches within a ten minute drive. There are water parks, Zoo Marine and other children's activiti...
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Listing #HL179515
About the Owner
Rudi & Kathleen W
Languages spoken:German, English, French, Dutch
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2011
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

For the money you pay it's not enough, there is only A/C in rooms not in any common areas like living room hallways and kitchen. we had to buy EVERYTHING!!!!!!! INCLUDING thrash bags and toilet roll, absolutely ridiculous!!!! for paying over €5500.More

Thank David D
Nomad510352, VR Owner at Vivenda Summertime [20895/AL], responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Thank you for your review David. We are very sorry to hear that you feel bad about your stay at Vivenda Summertime. On all websites we mention that we have 6 bedrooms with air-conditioning. Until now no other guests ‘assumed’ that the rest of the...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

Beautiful villa! Excellent communication with the owners before our stay. We were 8 Friends staying for a week on the 6th June. Rudi was there to greet us. Very clean and well kept villa. Fantastic heated pool and outdoor space. Tennis court was also great....More

Thank Voyager398140
Management response:Responded July 4, 2018

Thank you for your review, it was great to have you stay here at Vivenda Summertime. Rudi & Kathleen

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Reviewed April 11, 2016

From the moment we booked this holiday with the owners Rudi & Kathleen, it has been all positive. They answered all our questions before leaving. They also arranged the rooms to suit our family of 13, with singles, Kings or Cot's. After arriving, we advised...More

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Rudi_and_Kathleen, VR Owner at Vivenda Summertime [20895/AL], responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2016

Thank you for your stay at Vivenda Summertime and this lovely review. It was great having you and your family as our guests. Rudi & Kathleen

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cots:(4)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
There are five bedrooms on the ground floor, three opening onto the pool terrace and three onto the lawned garden. (one dual aspect). The sixth bedroom is on the first floor and has it s own private terrace. All bedrooms have individual air conditioning. The kitchen, dining and living spaces are on the first floor. The kitchen is well equipped with two large fridges, oven, hob, dishwasher, kettle, toaster, juicer and more than enough pots, pans crockery cutlery and glassware for the largest of parties.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    6 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Cribs
    6 Fulls
    2 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $565 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices shown are for 12 guests; guest 13 and 14 will be charged at 90 EUR per week each.

A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking. The balance of the rental amount is due two months before the start of the rental period. The preferred method of payment is by bank transfer.
A 500 EUR, returnable, deposit is required as security against damage.
Air conditioning is chargeable for summer rentals. Typically air con use is 10 - 20 EUR per day for the whole villa. A/C electricity is metered and charged at the standard EDP rate.
Heating charge not included for low season rentals. The central heating boiler runs on solar panels and a heat pump. Depending the hours of sun, the charge will be between 8 to 12 EUR per day..
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About the neighborhood
Carvoeiro is a fishing village halfway along the Algarve coast, about 45 minutes from Faro Airport. Over the last 15 to 20 years, it has grown to be a sizeable and popular family holiday resort. However, it still retains it's charm, as the development has been sympathetically done, with no high-rise buildings to spoil the visual ambience. This cosmopolitan resort has a wide selection of restaurants and bars, boutiques, banks, chemist and local facilities.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 40.4 mi
Railway: Lagoa: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Portimao: 5.0 mi
Fly to Faro (45 mins from villa). Airlines include BA, TAP, Easjet, Ryanair, Monarch, Jet2, BMI, Thomson.

Rental car, transfer or minibus to villa. All major car retnal companies operate. Local ones include algarvedriver.com, zitauto.co.uk

Also possible to fly to Lisbon (2.5 hours) or Seville (2.25 hours).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.7 mi.
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Algarve Villas (10,117)
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