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El Dourado

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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Santa Barbara de Nexe, Faro District, Algarve
The spacious villa comes extremely well equipped throughout, including a modern fully fitted kitchen and separate Utility room. All bedrooms have en-suite bath/shower rooms.
The villa can be used by all ages, couples or families in the most beautiful and secluded surroundings.

The villa is decorated with modern Mediterranean furniture and paintings and a bright and airy feeling throughout.
Dining room and lounge have superb panoramic views of about 30 miles of coastline, as do all the bedrooms, two of which are on the ground floor.
The hall has a marble staircase leading to 2 bedrooms, including the master bedroom, which has an outside terrace with a table to chairs to watch the beautiful sunsets that frequent the area.
About the Owner, Peter B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 46 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL268161
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English first
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79 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016 for a stay in September 2015

This villa is absolutely stunning in a perfect part of the Algarve with nice local restaurants, cafés and supermarkets! Everything is perfectly kept, spotlessly clean and very well maintained. There is masses of room, air con throughout, different bedrooms and bathrooms to choose from, BBQ, terrace, balcony. The views from the villa and garden of the algarve are the BEST...

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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

I'd never been to Portugal on vacation before so was quite looking forward to it. The villa is in the hills overlooking Faro and about 20 minutes from the airport. The villa is fantastic with four large bedrooms and four bathrooms. Outside are lovely grounds and amazing views. Plenty of places to eat and get supplies just a few minutes...

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Villa El Dourado is absolutely beautiful! My husband and I stayed here with 3 other couples in August 2014 and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. It’s in the lovely little town of Santa Barbara de Nexe and situated up in the hills with a stunning view of the sea. The villa sleeps 8 with its 4 beautiful en-suite rooms,...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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1 Apr 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
7 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
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7 nights
1 Sep 2017 -
30 Sep 2017
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7 nights
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Special offers and discounts available at certain times of the year.
There is a pool heating surcharge of £200 per week, to cover the cost of the gas.
Payments are made in £ Sterling by cheque or bank transfer
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About the neighbourhood
Santa Barbara is a very pretty little village with a lovely church in its centre. There are numerous shops and restaurants in the locale, together with a couple of small supermarkets and a large one that caters for all the local, expat and holiday makers alike. There is also a 24 hour petrol station.<BR>On numerous times of the year the village hold festivals and services frequented from people far and wide.<BR>The villa is walking distance to the village
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 10.0 km
Railway: Almancil: 8.0 km
Ferry: Faro: 10.0 km
Most low cost and full cost European airlines fly to Faro. The villa is about 15-20 minute drive from the airport.<BR>You can also travel to Lisbon or Seville and hire a car for a 2- 2.5 hour journey.<BR>Car Hire companies - on request, but Golf Autos in the Algarve provide a cheap and efficient service
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: 10.0 km.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (8,751)
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