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Casa do Alpendre

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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
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“Casa do Alpendre” is located just 20 minutes from the beach of Fuseta, on the outskirts of Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, a small village in the municipality of Tavira. In a region often referred to as one of the Algarve's best kept secrets, the property is located in a green valley, near a brook, providing an ever quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Yet only fifteen minutes drive from the larger resorts such as Tavira and Olhão, the place has easy access to all amenities, including a local market in Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, for bargain hunting, and many good restaurants for eating out. The cottage benefits from its own private relaxing pool, with deckchairs and shades, in a spacious terrace with bright night sky views (thanks to zero luminous pollution) surrounded by the beautif...“Casa do Alpendre” is located just 20 minutes from the beach of Fuseta, on the outskirts of Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, a small village in the municipality of Tavira. In a region often referred to as one of the Algarve's best kept secrets, the property is located in a green valley, near a brook, providing an ever quiet and peaceful atmosphere. Yet only fifteen minutes drive from the larger resorts such as Tavira and Olhão, the place has easy access to all amenities, including a local market in Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, for bargain hunting, and many good restaurants for eating out. The cottage benefits from its own private relaxing pool, with deckchairs and shades, in a spacious terrace with bright night sky views (thanks to zero luminous pollution) surrounded by the beautiful Algarvian hills. Also in the terrace is a lounging area with teak armchairs and a table for 4, enabling you to enjoy your meals al fresco. Leading in through the living room, furnished with table and chairs in the kitchen area, fully equiped with refrigerator and freezer, microwave oven, pyrolitic oven and ceramic hob, we find a rest area with a large sofa, a log fire and an LCD with cable TV. Having two double bedrooms and two bathrooms, both with shower, the place is ideal for couples seeking peaceful getaways, yet having plenty to see and do in the surrounding area, during your stay.More
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Magda N
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2011
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

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Date of stay: April 2019
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Perfect for a quiet relaxing holiday. Wonderful owners who go out of their way to make your holiday perfect. Copious amounts of fruit which you pick from the gardens. Eggs for breakfast from the chickens. Fully equipped kitchen. Cannot rate the villa or the owners...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Michelle L
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We had a fantastic two weeks at the house. Lucrecia, Magda and Fernando were brilliant. The area was so quiet and peaceful. It was the perfect place for us to disconnect. Location was great to get to nearby towns - a car is essential. House...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Gypsyro21
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Once again we have had a great holiday break at Magda & Nelson's villa at Santa Catarina. Greeted by Lucretia and Fernando, we were made very welcome once again to the villa, which is immaculate with all you would need for a peaceful and relaxing...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Lawrie A
Reviewed July 19, 2017

A fantastic well equipped villa in beautiful surroundings. We were really well looked after from the time of booking and up to the end of our stay. There was nothing missing and I couldn't think of anything We needed that wasn't there. The villa was...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Toaster
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Tavira is a beautiful town with some stunning 18th Century architecture and many churches. The tourist industry thrives here with new golf courses springing up all around the town in recent years, and it is quickly becoming a good tourist destination. In the surroundings, a visit to the small village of 'Cacela Velha' is not to be missed. Likewise, the trip to the sand-bar island beaches of Tavira, stretching along 7 miles, is always a must. The area is part of the Ria Formosa Natural Park.
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