Traditional 2 bedroom farmhouse style villa with private swimming pool and secluded garden, situated in the tranquil Algarve countryside, with panoramic views.
The Quinta is a spacious 2 bedroom villa set within a large garden with private swimming pool, situated in a rural area between the city of Silves, and the market town of Sao Bartolomeu de Messines in the central Algarve. The private grounds offer guests their privacy, peace and relaxation, as well as stunning views to the coast from its elevated position in the foothills. The perfect place to enjoy tranquility, but with all amenities just a short drive away.
This characterful villa is furnished to a high standard, including elegant antique furniture. It has a home from home feel, with the high ceilings and traditional terracotta floors of a traditional Algarvean farmhouse.
The lounge is spacious and dual aspect, with large windows and doors to the covered terrace, pool and garden. There are 2 large comfy sofas and an arm chair, TV and DVD player, plus a beautiful open fireplace.
The kitchen is a well equipped, traditional Portuguese style kitchen with oven, hob, fridge and toaster. There is an adjoining 'snug' area with log burner and doors to a fabulous conservatory, offering a relaxing place to enjoy the Algarve climate throughout the year.
The bedrooms are spacious and light, both with double beds. The main bedroom benefits from an ensuite bathroom, There is also a family bathroom.
Outside, there is a wonderful covered terrace area, perfect for BBQ's and alfesco dining. The garden is completely secluded.
There are shallow steps leading to the pool area, which is surrounded by a terrace with sun loungers. The pool and garden offers amazing views to the south, across the Algarve countryside to the coast.
Free Wi-fi is provided via broadband internet.
The house is self catering. Toilet paper will be left for the first day, and a bin bag too. You will need to bring or purchase more.
Also, please note that charcoal for the Barbecue is not provided, but you can buy in all local supermarkets.
Car hire, which we can arrange, is recommended.
Prices & Availability
Payment accepted in Euros or Sterling.
Pay by bank transfer or by credit card via Paypal.
Arrival and departure days flexible. Check in time is 3pm / Check out time is 10am.
A 25% or £250 / 300€ (whichever is greater) deposit is required at time of booking.
The final balance plus a returnable breakage deposit of £250 / 300€ is payable 8 weeks prior to arrival.
|01/04/2023 - 14/04/2023||£600||720€|
|15/04/2023 - 26/05/2023 - LAST MINUTE DISCOUNT!!||£750 £600||900€ 720€|
|27/05/2023 - 17/06/2023 - LAST MINUTE DISCOUNT!!||£900 £720||1065€ 855€|
|18/06/2023 - 30/06/2023||£900||1065€|
|01/07/2023 - 15/09/2023||£1200||1415€|
|16/09/2023 - 29/09/2023||£950||1120€|
|30/09/2023 - 03/11/2023||£800||945€|
*MINIMUM STAY OF 28 DAYS DURING WINTER PERIOD
Notes on prices
Prices shown are for the property per week (unless otherwise specified), in euros.
Prices quoted are for up to 4 people per week.
In high season minimum stays of 7 nights.
*All bookings between 01 November and 31 March are subject to an additional charge for electricity,
payable monthly, charged at 0.20 cents for each unit of electricity used.
Please enquire regarding any length of stay we can offer. In the Winter period, we offer special prices for long term stays.
Amenities & Facilities
- washing machine
- iron/ironing board
- secluded garden
- TV and DVD
- private swimming pool
- free wi-fi internet access
- maid service
Living Rooms- Spacious and dual aspect, with large windows and doors to the covered terrace, pool and garden. There are 2 large comfy sofas and an arm chair, TV
and DVD player, plus a beautiful open fireplace. Free wi-fi internet access for checking your emails while on holiday.
Kitchen - Well equipped, traditional Portuguese style kitchen with oven, hob, fridge and toaster. There is an adjoining 'snug' area with log burner and doors to a fabulous conservatory, offering a relaxing place to enjoy the Algarve climate throughout the year.
Bedrooms - BEDROOM 1 is a double bedroom and en-suite shower room. BEDROOM 2 is a double bedroom overlooking the garden.
Bathroom - En-suite shower room to bedroom 1, plus family bathroom.
Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service - All towels are provided and will be changed on a regular basis. Bed linen is changed weekly. A mid-week maid/cleaning service is provided for bathroom cleaning and other light duties.
The villa has a private swimming pool, with south-facing pool area for sunbathing with sun loungers. Also a south facing covered terrace, for alfresco dining. The terrace and pool area has superb panoramic views of the countryside. The garden is private and secluded.
The new Amendoeira Golf Course and Silves Pestana Golf Resort are just 10 minutes drive.
The Henry Cotton Penina and Alto Club Championship Courses, Salgados Links, Palmares and the new Golf Do Morgardo courses are all within a 25 minutes drive.
Discounted green fees and special packages are available on many courses.
Located only 40 minutes from Faro airport the villa is an ideal base from which to explore all the Algarve - 20 minutes to the coast, 10 minutes to golf, 25 minutes and the famous Algarve shopping with its designer shops, cinema, food court and huge supermarket .
Right on the villa's doorstep are the rolling countryside with its fantastic views and walks. Perfect for family or friends to spend time together and enjoy Portugal.
The historic town of Silves is approx. 10 minutes driving distance by car where there are supermarkets, bars, restaurants and shops.
Two big water parks (Slide and Splash and Aqualand) are within 15 minutes drive, and Zoo Marine for the whole family within 20 minutes drive.
The villa is an ideal base for golf, walking, cycling, horse riding, surfing, bird watching and tennis holidays or just chilling out.
Car hire is recommended. For those not wishing to drive, we can arrange transfers from Faro airport to the accommodation.
Our friendly English speaking staff are on hand to welcome you, assist you when necessary and recommend places to visit. We never intrude on your privacy but are on hand to help out 24/7 if anything goes wrong. Your holiday is important to us.
As a small family business we look after a few villas in the area. We live locally, and know the area extremely well. We will provide you with detailed directions to the villa before your arrival. We can provide you with local information and organise taxi or/and a car hire. We look after our guests and make sure that everything is in order in the villa. We will provide you with a list of fabulous and cheap recommended restaurants and places worth a visit. We can also tell you which places to avoid!!
A cot is provided at the property. High chair is available on request for a small additional charge, please enquire.
*All bookings between 01 November and 31 March are subject to an additional charge for electricity.
Our mobile phone number is available 24 hours a day during your stay for emergency calls.
Aug 2022 The Quinta is an absolutely amazing place for a stay for a relaxing holiday. It is further away from the coast, but it is easy to get to one of the most gorgeous beaches in a 30 min car ride and the tranquility and perfection of the place compensates for the distance. We had the most fantastic time and it was so good that it was sometimes really difficult to convince ourselves to leave the villa and explore the beauties of Algarve. Everything is really spacious and relaxing, kitchen is fully equipped (apart from dishwashing liquid/tablets), bathrooms are clean and functioned perfectly well. We liked the pool the most that is absolutely gorgeous, as well as the outside terrace area was well-used by us. It was just lovely to set the large table with the Portuguese pottery and have a nice diner and watch the lovely sunset behind the pool.
Aug 2022 It was a very nice place with lots of privacy. Further away from all the hustle and bustle in a beautiful setting. But still very centrally located! We found it delicious. Everything you need was there!
July 2022 - Our stay in the villa was absolutely fantastic. The big pool, the beautiful views and the villa itself having a very homely feeling: we couldn’t have imagined it any better. Everything was clean and neat, and Susie was a great host. She always answered our questions quickly and was very helpful. I definitely recommend staying here. You will have an amazing time!