V5 Mendez - 5 Bedrooms Villa In Albufeira
Beach villa with 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and private pool in Albufeira, Algarve
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From £903 per week
Villa to rent in Albufeira, Algarve
Villa overview - owner's description
New independent villa with 5 en suite rooms, Air Conditioning, Garden, Swimming pool and games room with snooker, table tennis and football, a plot of 800m2, located in a quiet, residential Valley Roc
5 bedrooms with private bathroom - 3 on the ground floor and 2 on the first floor
2 bedrooms have double beds and 3 have 2 single beds
6 Bathrooms, 2 with bath and 4 with shower
Large living room equipped with satellite TV (Meo), DVD player, wireless internet and stereo system
Dining room with direct access to the covered and closed terrace
Modern kitchen, fully equipped with gas stove, electric oven, dishwasher, microwave, large fridge, blender, kettle, coffee maker, juice juicer and toaster
Laundry room with washing machine, freezer with 5 drawers, iron and ironing board.
Covered and closed terrace facing the pool with table for 10 people
Pool 6 x 4m sealed with depths between 0.80 m and 1.20 m
Garden with swings for the little ones
Game room with bar, snooker table, table tennis and table football
Reading room with sofas and TV (4 national channels)
Air Conditioning in bedrooms, living room, dining room and kitchen
Beach: 2 km | Albufeira Centre: 2km | Oura: 1.5 km | Supermarket: 1km | Restaurant:500m | Faro Airport: 30km | Shopping Guide: 6km
A number of the bigger beaches in Albufeira offer water sports including windsurfing, scuba diving, snorkelling, water-skiing, paragliding, jet-skiing, sailing and fishing.
One of the most popular beaches is Praia do Peneco, a pleasant, sandy beach near the town centre. Praia do Peneco is 5 minutes east of the centre, and is a reminder of the town's fishing heritage, lined with boats and fishermen hauling in their catches. This area also has some of the town's best bars and restaurants
For recreation away from the beaches, a popular choice with both adults and children is the Zoomarine park, 10km from the village centre. The park offers a variety of entertainment including dolphins, walruses, sea lions, swimming pools and fair rides.
About 15km from Albufeira, Aqualand is a family water park with some exciting rides and a safe area for younger kids. Golf is also popular in the resort with first-class courses that are perfect for everyone from beginners to experts.
Albufeira has a good crop of churches, in varying states of use and repair, while the Archaeological Museum in the old town displays items salvaged from the ruins of buildings from bygone eras.
When it comes to restaurants, whether you're in the old town or elsewhere, you’ll not be stuck for a choice.
If you want to escape Albufeira for an excursion or a daytrip, you could go on a Jeep safari tour. This is a great way to sample the Algarve countryside and places off the beaten track.
REFUNDABLE DAMAGE DEPOSIT REQUIRED IN CASH AT ARRIVAL: 500€
This villa has 7 verified reviews.
5 out of 7 people recommend staying here
We are just back from a week's holiday at this villa and I'm afraid this villa is in need of a lot of care and attention. There are many little things that need fixing around the property and have been detailed in previous reviews but the most serious is the tiles all coming off in the swimming pool. Two of the kids cut themselves in the pool where the tiles had come off as they've left sharp edges. I also cut myself where the tiles have come off and now have a foreign body in my foot. I have mentioned this to Rebecca so hopefully they will make this a priority as it's extremely dangerous.
Also, a couple of the plastic chairs are broken in the conservatory. The legs just collapsed when my mum moved on the chair and she landed in a heap under the table. When we looked, there were another couple of chairs in the same state.
There is a horrible smell in the en-suite bathroom in one of the upstairs bedrooms. You also could not have a shower in there as there was no shower curtain and the water went everywhere. We showered in other people's rooms.
Good points - the Games room and bar were great for the kids and unlike the other reviews, we didn't notice any smell there. The villa is very spacious and most of the bedrooms have walk in wardrobes. The balconies accessed by the top two bedrooms are huge and go right round the corner of the villa. There are a couple of little cafes nearby, as well as a big skate park and a kids playground (all just a couple of minutes walk).
This is an amazing villa and it's a great shame that it's not maintained to a satisfactory standard. Would be nice if there was something there to start you off on your arrival, e.g. washing up liquid, soap, toilet rolls. We left nearly a fully box of dishwasher tablets, washing powder, detergent etc for the next arrivals but I would guess they probably arrived to nothing as well.
enormous villa 25 min walk too old town 20min to top of strip we always walked down and got taxi back up 6euros .Rebecca was great to deal with and very helpful ,there was 7 adults and we had more than enough room ,really quiet area all in all really enjoyed villa great experience and would recommend clickstay and Rebecca
The villa is a very good size and you don't feel like you are in each others way. Make sure you take plenty of things to amuse yourself with as every cupboard in the place is empty, not a board game or book in sight. We never used the downstairs games roof as there are now windows you can open or even air con, the room was far to stuffy and damp smelling to use. The villa really needs some money spent on it to modernise it as everything is very outdated, there are holes in the walls in the bathrooms where towel rails have fallen off and door handles falling off in nearly every room. If anyone is going to this villa please make sure that you inform any taxi driver that the villa number is C11, the taxi drivers will need this as it only states 11 on the front wall at the gate. There was also no welcome food pack when we arrived and I had paid for a pack when I booked the villa. The care taker of the villa seemed very put out when asked a question and or whenever I needed to call her, which I must say was often, the first night the shower head in the en-suite in 1 of the master bedrooms fell off and nearly knocked my dad out. When I asked the caretaker about the food pack, she again seemed very put out and turned up later with the food and no bread. I'm sorry but its not a villa I would recommend unless some money was spent updating and maintaining it. Not worst villa I have had to date and I go to villas every year. Please also be ware that the care taker excepts 500 euros in cash when you arrive as a refundable deposit.
Just returned from a week at the villa and travelled as a mixed age party of 11.
On arrival we was met by a lovely lady who showed us around and gave us everything we needed to know, alarm fobs, four keys and wifi passwords etc, couldnt believe how big the villa was,split over three levels it was huge with everything we needed for our mixed age group. Even though there was 11of us it never felt cramped as it was that big there was never no more than 2-3people in a room the same time. The basement has the games room with pool table,ping pong,football table,small tv and a quiet reading room,also a bar area with a fridge.The only problem with this was it was very stuffy and had a damp smell so with it being underground it had a strange atmosphere to it, but didnt stop us from using it.
Ground floor was huge, it had 3 bedrooms 2 twin 1double)all with ensuite plus living room,dining room, kitchen, washing utility room, then conservatory leading out to the BBQ and pool area, the pool is not heated so we wasnt able to use it fully with it being October it was just too cold for us but Im sure in summer it would be perfect. The garden area is all enclosed and private,its located next to a golf course with lovely views so very peaceful,has plenty of toys for kids in the garden too plus a swing and slide. Upstairs had a further two bedrooms with ensuite, one of the bedrooms was that large it had two double beds not one.Both bedrooms upstairs had bath as well as shower.There was also a cot and baby changing stand in one of the double bedrooms. I would say the bedrooms upstairs were better as they both had huge balconies which covered the full length of the villa so we took our sunlongers up there and it was like a sun trap with lovely views over the golf course....
The things I would criticise are only minor and wouldnt usually comment but I think it would make a massive difference if these were rectified, I read some reviews about beds being hard and didnt think much about it but every single one of us woke up everyday with stiff backs, it was very uncomfortable and if we were sober we would have had no chance of sleeping all week! Also it would be nice to have more than 1pillow each as some people like the choice of having more whereas in hotels these are easy to request. There was every piece of cutlery you could ask for with plenty of plates etc, however we did notice there wasnt many cups/mugs provided so we were having to wash and reuse everyday, also there wasnt many large glasses either so had to do the same with this. It may be worth taking a tin opener with you as we couldnt find one anywhere.
We expected the villa to be closer to the centre than what we though, after reading reviews etc it states 1mile to English strip and a little further to old town, it was actually 2miile to the strip and wasnt really a pleasant walk. There are plenty of areas to walk to however I wouldnt say its a nice walk as theres nothing around you just the roads and buildings, we found it was just easier getting taxis because splitting it only meant a couple of euro each. Taxi from villa to the old town was between 5-6euro each way, and around the same to the new town. The old town is so much nicer and you are spoilt for choice with bars and restaurants, new town is more lively with bars opening until 6am but more for the younger generation. We took an elderly lady with us who required a wheelchair, we managed to get one from the fire station for just 5euro a day.
A trip to vilamoura is a must, its only 20mins away and 18euro each way in a taxi but its gorgeous, lovely harbour with posh yachts and bars restaurants etc, its immaculate and very exclusive, definitely millionaires paradise its surrounded by villas and golf courses nearby.
Lovely holiday in general and would definitely go back, I must mention theres is a small golf range next door but one to the villa, it is run by an English couple Julie and Trevor they are so friendly and make you feel so welcome, they do snacks and full English breakfasts for 5euro including a drink and it was one of the best id had, they have a lovely bar area too with indoor and outdoor seating, you dont have to be playing golf to use it they love new clients so feel free to call in for a drink or snack, perfect if your not in a mood to cook anything as its very reasonable-the ploughmans lunch is highly recommended!
I booked this as it large enough for three families. There were 7 Adults and 3 children. The property had many things that meet all our needs. The downstairs games room and relaxation area was a bonus.The private pool was lovely, which we all loved. My two year old really enjoyed the children play area. The rooms were very nice and all aspect of the accommodation was extremely clean. One slight issue was with the downstairs bed room, which we couldnt understand why there were ants in the room and on the bed. When reported, there was someone round in about less than 20mins.
The pool was cleaned twice in the week we were there. When I booked it, there were no reviews and I thought the pictures looked too good to be true. The Kitchen was quite large with dishwasher and other amenities. However when we arrived, it took us all by surprise. The house was so large that it did not feel that there were 10 people under the same roof. It felt like you could have 5 more people and still not feel crowded. We all had a great time as a family and wished we could have stayed longer...
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Outside this villa in Albufeira, AlgarveThis villa is in a quiet area near the beach. It has a pool, a balcony, a barbecue, outside lighting and a garden. Car hire is not necessary as the villa is less than a 15 minute walk to a large selection of shops, bars, restaurants; however parking is available if required.
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 17 March - 15 June 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 16 June - 21 September 2018: changeover day is Saturday, bookings must be for whole weeks only and the minimum stay is 7 nights.
- 22 September - 22 December 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
Late booking discounts
- Arrive between 22 March - 31 December and receive 20% off if the booking is made within 7 days of the arrival date.
If more than one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.
£440.67 per booking, paid locally
5 bedrooms, Sleeps 10:
- 1 double bed and en suite
- 1 double bed and en suite
- 2 single beds and en suite
- 2 single beds and en suite
- 2 single beds and en suite
There is also 2 double sofa beds in Living Room, 1 cot
6 bathrooms including 5 en suites
Private pool, Size 6m x 3m
CD player, DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, TV Languages in English, Local, Satellite / cable
Living area seats 10, Dining area seats 10, Air conditioning throughout property, Open fire, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire optional
Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster
Balcony or terrace, Barbecue, Outside lighting, Parking, Private garden
Snooker / pool table, Table tennis
Children, Hen or stag groups, Infants, Single gender groups
table football the pool is fenced
Agency From Albufeira, Portugal Member since Apr 2011
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