This was our fourth villa-rental holiday to Portugal, second time in Carvoeiro and first time staying at Villa Libelinha. It is the best villa we have booked so far – extremely well equipped, beautifully decorated and very homely with a fantastic pool area and garden, with more than enough comfortable seating to catch the sun at all times of the day.
Directions for the drive from the airport (45-50 mins) were very accurate - Mike and Emma were waiting to meet us at the villa with the keys and useful information on local restaurants and beaches. The welcome food pack was a pleasant surprise – the wine and beer being particularly ‘welcome’.
The villa is situated in a quiet residential area but only about a 15 minute walk to the top of “Restaurant Hill”. Five minutes further and you’re in the centre of Carvoeiro and on the beach!
We ate out most evenings – Vimar, at the top of the hill, is a friendly restaurant serving Portuguese food at a good price. We... more