Casa IdalinaCasa Idalina

At a glance

Alojamento Local Algarve
  • Casa Idalina has an official AL (Alojamento Local: Local Accommodation) licence.
    The villa is checked by the Algarve Regional Council and meets EU health and safety requirements for holiday rental property.
Vintage Travel
  • Bedroom 1 – with king-size double bed and en-suite bathroom.
  • Bedroom 2 – with twin beds (can be made into super king-size, zip-linked double bed) and en-suite bathroom.
  • Bedroom 3 – with twin beds and en-suite bathroom.
  • Bedroom 4 – with twin beds and adjacent bathroom.
  • All the bedrooms have two-way air-con / central heating units (at no additional charge), large fitted cupboards and Algarve beams and bamboo cane ceilings.
  • All the windows have double-glazing, mosquito netting and shutters.
  • Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3 all have their own en-suite bathrooms with shower, basin and toilet.
  • Bedroom 4 has its own adjacent bathroom, with shower, basin and toilet.
  • Each bathroom has its own gas water heater located safely outside the house.
  • Each bathroom has its own heated towel rail.
  • All the windows have double-glazing and shutters.
  • Modern, tastefully designed, fully-equipped kitchen with gas hob and electric cooker (with extractor), microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery etc.
Lounge / Dining Area
  • Large split-level, open-plan living and dining area.
  • Two-way air-con/central heating units (at no additional charge).
  • Traditional Algarve fireplace; a basket of logs is provided.
  • Dining table to sit 8-10 people.
  • Comfortable sofas and armchairs.
  • Flat-screen TV (with satellite English and Spanish channels) with DVD, CD player and radio.
  • Algarve beams and bamboo cane ceilings.
  • Window has mosquito netting and shutters.
  • Utility room, with washing machine, sink, iron, ironing board and vacuum cleaner.
  • Wi-Fi internet access throughout the house and garden.
  • Secure safe.
  • Private driveway with automatic security gate and parking for 3 cars.
  • Storeroom near the parking area for golf clubs etc.
  • Pool heating available if required at additional charge.
  • Borehole water, filtered and treated for domestic use.
Towels / Linen / Maid Service
  • Bed linen and towels are provided, including pool towels.
  • Linen and towels are changed weekly.
  • Maid cleans once a week.
  • 11 x 5m salt water swimming pool.
  • Minimum depth 1.00m, maximum depth 1.80m.
  • Separate shower room and toilet for pool users.
  • Electrically operated pool cover for complete safety.
  • Lights for evening swimming.
  • Large terrace with sun-beds and patio furniture.
  • Pergola and large BBQ area, with outdoor dining table and chairs.
  • Well-kept garden with carob, olive, lemon, orange, palms, climbers, eg. bougainvillea etc.
Accommodation Notes
  • Car hire before arrival is essential.
  • Changeover day is Thursday in high season (July and August).
  • Complementary tea, coffee and milk available on arrival.
  • An information file on the villa and locality is provided, plus guide books, maps and books on the Algarve which can be borrowed during your stay.
  • No smoking inside the house please.
  • No pets please.
  • Not necessarily suitable for children under the age of 5.
Coast / Beach
  • Very easy access by car to many beaches, including the well-known resorts of Vilamoura, Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago and Albufeira to the west, and the less known but delightful beaches to the east, e.g. the island of Tavira.
  • Many impressive golf courses are within very easy reach, including the world-renowned championship courses at Quinta do Lago, Vale do Lobo, Quinta de Cima and many others.
Casa Idalina, São Romão, 8150 São Brás de Alportel, Portugal
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