A cosy traditional rustic country house turned family holiday home, with extensive views of the countryside and the mountains, in central Algarve, and in a quiet, healthy and safe environment, with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, swimming pool and barbecue.

Away from mass tourism but close to all the excitement, Casa das Âncoras (Anchors House) is 3 km distant from Lagoa and the coastline and close to several beautiful beaches.

With badminton and basketball courts, soft archery and petanque, gardens and trees, full fenced grounds, within 1500 sq. meters of leisure environment, where seniors and children can relax and have fun, and everybody enjoy the magnificent sunsets, the intense moonlight and the starry sky.

Five bedrooms for a total of 10 persons. Three bedrooms with double beds (one is a suite), one with two single beds and another with a bunk bed. All bedrooms have heating appliances. Three bathrooms (one en-suite).

Two living rooms, the largest with a fireplace. Fully equipped kitchen (including stove, oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, coffeemaker and expresso coffee machine, toaster and more). Washing machine. Iron and ironing table. Hairdryers.

This charming villa has porches and large terraces allowing outdoor meals or drinks. Covered barbecue. Parasol and sun loungers available. Covered car park.

International satellite TV, radios, Wi-Fi Internet access. Safety system.

Pets are welcome.

Golf courses and tennis courts are located nearby, as well as equestrian centres, footpaths and biking circuits.

At a short driving distance six supermarkets, several restaurants, cafés and bars. Carvoeiro village and beach is just 10 minutes away, Portimão and Albufeira towns 20/30 minutes, and Monchique water spring and spas 40 minutes.

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  • Location: Vale d’El-Rei - 3km from Lagoa and 6Km from Carvoeiro
  • Languages: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Distance to nearby services / : 6 Supermarkets: 2,5 / 4km; Restaurants: 500m / 2km / 3km; Cafés: 500m / 2km / 3km; Banks (with ATM): 3km; Pharmacies: 3km; Golf: 3 / 5km; Faro airport 55km
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • T.V.: Yes
  • Available Channels: More than 80 free channels including BBC World News, Sky News, CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Eurosport, and many more in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese, including News, Entertainment (movies, music, …), Documentary, Children and Sports
  • Pool: Yes (private)
  • WiFi: WiFi in all property
  • Heating: Yes has heating
  • Type of heating: Hot air from electric heaters in all rooms / living rooms; fireplace in the larger living room
  • Pets allowed?: Yes (pets allowed)
  • Currency: EURO
  • Price per week: 125
  • Details on price and additional costs: The weekly price shown above is valid for a rental period of at least four months in the period from November / May, for a two person’s occupancy. For stays for less than four months or with more people price will be adjusted accordingly. Price does not include actual costs of electricity, gas, water and firewood. Please tell us your preferred dates and ask us for a quote.
  • Minimum stay: 2 months.
  • Availability Winter Season 2020/2021: Not available
  • Availability Winter Season 2021/2022: Fully available
  • AL-number (licence number) of the property: 10790/AL