Almancil, Portugal

Villa in Almancil, Central Algarve, Portugal

August 13th – August 20th, 2014

*Unfortunately this holiday did not go ahead 🙁

**Villa only – flights not included


This is a beautiful villa with private pool and large gardens, in a quiet residential area with shops and restaurants just a few minutes walk away. The patio area has a BBQ and seating for Al fresco dining, the rooms have dual air conditioning and heating, and it’s just 10 minutes drive to the beach when you want to venture out for the day.

With 6 bedrooms this beautiful house is full of old-world charm, but has all the mod-cons you’ll need in a private villa, including full furnishings, with plenty of chairs and sofas for everyone. The TV has some satellite channels and a DVD player, The kitchen is fully equipped with a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, hob, stove, iron, microwave and even a washing machine, just in case.


Then of course there’s the best bit, your own private pool! Towels are also available in the villa for your use, but it’s always good to bring your own.

Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago and Vale do Garrao are the nearest beaches, all under 3km away. Vale do Lobo beach boasts miles of golden sandy beaches with many beach side restaurants. But if you’d like to stay closer to home there are some lovely restaurants and a bar within walking distance, along with a local shop for the little things.

Vale do Lobo Beach


Locally you can do a spot of diving, surfing, horse riding or golf, all within a few kilometers of the villa. There is also the beautiful Zoomarine with it’s wonderful aquarium, tropical birds, swimming pools, restaurants and shops, you could easily spend the day here.

villa-almancil-portugese-holiday-letting-al-fresco-dining-517665In the villa you can choose from double or twin bedded rooms, all rates are per room and on a self-catering basis. One of the double rooms has an ensuite bathroom, so the rate is slightly higher, and this will be sold on a first-come basis. All information you need for the local area, along with contact details for the property manager will be in the villa on arrival. Information about the surrounding amenities will be sent to each family on confirmation of booking, and we will put all of the families in touch with each other before the holiday in order to get to know who you’ll be holidaying with!

10314555_654688241251822_1877068492921952926_nWe have searched for flights to suit the dates of the week in Portugal, and flights with Ryanair are the least expensive, and have the most convenient arrival and departure times, so this would be the flight we suggest you book. Should anyone be on a different flight, flying from an airport other than Dublin or with a different airline, we will make sure you are all in contact and in easy reach of the villa when you arrive. On arrival you will also find information on local taxis, restaurants and takeout menus pinned to the notice board in the kitchen.

Price per room – €400

Additional supplement for Double with ensuite – €50 (only 1 available)

Booking deposit of €150 required to reserve a room, prices are per room, please specify preference on booking. Room types are sold on a first-come basis. Deposit is non-refundable should you cancel, unless the room is re-sold. Flights and transfers are not included in this rate, but the villa is just 30 minutes from Faro Airport, and taxis are widely available at the arrivals terminal. All 6 bedrooms must be filled in order for the holiday to go ahead, which will be confirmed on or before June 2nd.

Contact Us to book, and of course if you have any questions! Should this villa fill up quickly we’ll arrange another one nearby to cater for everyone, so there’s no panic.