PROPERTY DETAILS     -    Ref: HHV - 110
Santo Estevao - Tavira

Euro 1200 - 2650





Beautiful modern three bedroom Villa For Rent in Santo Estevao on large fully fenced estate with swimming pool, free WiFi and sea view.

Location:        Santo Estevao, near Tavira.
Construction:  Covered area 300 m2, approx. plot 16.840 m2. Built in the 2001.


Beautiful three bedroom villa with swimming pool located on a fully fenced estate nearby the picturesque village of Santo Estevao with beautiful natural surroundings. The nearest beach is Barrill in Santa Luzia - opposite Pedras del Rei - centrally located in the Ria Formosa Natural Reserve Park just 1.2 mile (2 km) from Santa Luzia. In addition to some local restaurants, you are spoiled for choice in Tavira and Santa Luzia. Both places have a large choice of restaurants and bars for refreshments. A lunch or dinner in the nearby Casa do Abade in Santa Luzia is strongly recommended for its good service (they go the extra mile) and unpretentious fresh local food. The prices are very reasonable and their speciality "Porco Preto" is a typical dish from the Alentejo where the black pig of this region is fed acorns to give a distinctive flavour. Ask the owner "Tito"  for his recommendation when ordering wine as he has lots of very good local wines at affordable prices. Furthermore, Pedras del Rei has a good restaurant called Vale del Rei as well as a Piano bar for late entertainment. On the beach of Barrill, you'll find a self service restaurant, hamburger house, Pizzeria/Creperia, a bar, A  Boutique/handicraft shop, Nautical Club and Massage Service. If you don't like overcrowded beaches, this is the place for you. When arriving at Barrill Beach, even in high season you just walk for 500 meters either way, and you have the beach for your selves!

One of the nicest laidback places to visit is Tavira, 5 km (3miles) South of Stº Estevao. It is very easy to lose track of time in Tavira, a lovely old town with a long history where time stood still. You can spend hours strolling the charming cobblestone streets with it's many restaurants, shops, bars and terraces to enjoy a refreshment in the sun. The old palace is nearby and the beach of Ilha de Tavira is within walking distance and has many small restaurants. A visit to the recently renovated Pousada (Inn) is recommended. This is a very nice destination all year round. During the summer months there is a boat ferry from the center of town, opposite the Happy Homes office, going to Ilha de Tavira and Quatro Aguas.

This beautiful modern villa is located on a fully fenced estate on a hill near Santo Estevão with landscaped gardens, swimming pool and very nice panoramic sea and country view. This home away from home is full of charm with a perfect blend of natural materials, features and large floor-to-ceiling glass windows to create something that is spacious, stunning and in harmony with its rural surroundings. The villa has a nice open plan lay out with a Mediterranean ambiance and is very well equipped consisting of a central hallway which leads to a spacious yet cosy living room with double height ceiling, fireplace and various seating areas and a staircase to the study on the mezzanine, a beautiful fully equipped kitchen with breakfast area and adjacent dining room. Two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes and en-suite bathroom complete the ground floor. From the hallway a natural stone staircase leads to the 1st floor comprising the spacious master bedroom with high ceilings and decorative wooden beams, a central dressing island, large terrace and spacious en-suite bathroom with bath and walk-in shower. The villa is located on a fully fenced plot of land with extensive, lovely landscaped and illuminated gardens with beautiful mature trees, lawn and swimming pool. There are various (semi covered) terraces and seating areas offering ample choice to enjoy either the sunshine or shade on a hot summer day. The property benefits from underfloor heating, air conditioning, carport and double glazing.

Good access by tarmac road, central location.

Swimming Pool
The pool measures 16m by 3m. The is a large sun terrace with shaded seating area.

The Location
You will find the estate on the hill of a mountain near by Santo Estevao, a typical Portuguese village where time stood still. Access by tarmac road on central location: an ideal base for your holiday to explore the Algarve!

The beach is a 7 minute drive and the local village 2 minutes, with the historical town of Tavira only 6 minutes by car. To the East lies the Spanish border which you can cross in 25 minutes. A day trip to Seville is highly recommended and only less than two hours drive away. There are many blue flag beaches in the area to choose from. It's central location make it an ideal base to explore the Algarve. All amenities in Tavira - a friendly town with a long history - are near by and there are many restaurants and bars to choose from. The Algarve offers most of the year the ideal circumstances to play golf and there are four Golf courses only a few minutes drive away: Quinta da Ria, Quinta de Cima, Castro Marim Golf and the most prestigious of all, the Monte Rei Golf & Country Club. The old towns of Cacela Velha and Castro Marim are also well worth a visit. If you like gambling, there is a casino in Monte Gordo as well as many restaurants offering Portuguese and international cuisine. It is very easy to lose track of time in Tavira, a lovely old town with a rich history. You can spend hours strolling the charming cobblestone streets with it's  many restaurants, shops, bars and terraces to enjoy a refreshment in the sun. Ilha de Tavira, it's famous beach with many small restaurants is only a boat ride away. The beach of Barril in Santa Luzia is also very nice. This beach is accessible by foot or if you don't like to walk, there is a small train that takes you there. The beautiful beach of Praia Verde with it's centuries old pine forest is also well worth a visit. This is a very nice destination all year round. During the summer months there is a boat ferry from the center of Tavira, opposite the Happy Homes office, going to Ilha de Tavira and Quatro Aguas.

Furthermore, the Ria Formosa Natural Reserve Park and the National Forest of Vila Real de Santo António are both wonderful places for long walks, bird watching or bicycle (can be rented) tours offering visitors many possibilities to observe local fauna and flora. In other words, one of many opportunities to relax and enjoy this special area in the eastern Algarve.

Distances: Faro: 32 km; Santo Estevao; 3 km; Tavira: 7 km; Spain: 18 km; Supermarket: 3 km; Bank ATM: 3 km;  Nearest Beach: 8 km; Nearest Restaurant & Bar: 3 km;  Golf : 10 km

iHappy Homes - Free Wifi
This property has its own WIFI hotspot to connect to the internet, free of charge. For more information, follow link accommodation with Free Wifi in the algarve.


January, February, March, November, December.    Euro   1200 (up to 4 persons) / Euro 1400 (from 5 persons)

Christmas and Easter.                                        Euro   1525

April, May, October.                                          Euro   1350 (up to 4 persons) / Euro 1550 (from 5 persons)

June, September.                                              Euro   1850   

July, August.                                                    Euro   2650

Prices are per week. 
Bed linen and  towels included (pool towels are included, beach towels are not included). Changeover cleaning included, additional cleaning services on request. Minimum stay one week. Surcharge applicable for shorter stays. Sorry, no pets allowed and no smoking in the house. Extra's: Under floor heating Euro 200 per week.

   Up market family residence    •  3 double bedrooms (one w/ twin beds)    4 bathrooms ( 3 en-suite )
 •  Air conditioning in all bedrooms  •  Under floor heating & large fireplace  •  Sound system
 •  Very well presented and decorated  •  Spacious living room of approx. 80m2  •  Dining room
 •  Landscaped, illuminated gardens  •  Outside dining area with table & chairs  •  All amenities within short drive
 •  Spacious master bedroom  •  Swimming pool w/ shower  •  Beautiful country and sea view
 •  Coffee machine, toaster  •  Washing machine, dryer  •  Double size Oven and Hob
 •  American style Fridge/Freezer  •  Ice cube machine  •  Dishwasher, hairdryer
 •  Swimming pool & sun terrace  •  Car recommended  •  Sun loungers
 •  Four excellent golf courses near by  •  Various blue flag beaches near by  •  Sleeps up to 6 people
 •  Free Wifi, private hotspot  •  Free internet, no roaming cost  •  Internet connection for 5 users
 •  No pets allowed  •  No smoking inside the villa please









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