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Villa Athena

Lakeside Village, Quinta do Lago, Algarve

Sleeps 6 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
20-minute drive from Faro Airport
15-minute walk to the lake beach
5-minute drive - Quinta do Lago or Vale do Lobo Clubhouse
5-minute drive Quinta do Lago Shopping Centre
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At a glance

  • Amazing views! Lakes, golf, the Ria Formosa and the ocean!
  • Superb salt water pool and sun terrace, south-facing with magnificent views
  • Landscaped gardens, with pathways leading towards the lakes and beach
  • Air conditioning throughout the villa for your comfort day and night
  • Wi-Fi and international TV channels for your entertainment
  • Excellent amenities in resort - golf courses, tennis club, spa and beach club
  • Walk to the beach, to the lake and a choice of restaurants
  • Golf enthusiasts are spoiled - there are top class courses nearby

Villa Athena is a fabulous, detached, 3-bedroom villa in an outstanding location on the shores of Quinta do Lago lake. With amazing lake, ocean and golf views, this 3-bedroom villa, which sleeps 6, has a huge, sun-drenched poolside and garden. Outside living at it's very best!

The exterior

Located in Lakeside Village, Quinta do Lago, Villa Athena is in a very tranquil spot and has unbeatable views! The villa overlooks Quinta do Lago South course, and aside from the super golf views, there are views of both lakes, the dunes of the Ria Formosa natural park and the ocean. It's just a short stroll from the villa to the lakes and then onto the beach. The villa stands alone at the end of a cobbled cul-de-sac, so there is no passing traffic, not even on foot. Peace and privacy all around!

The villa is south-facing and bathes in glorious sunshine, all day long. There is a beautifully landscaped garden to the side of the villa and pool area, with access to pathways along the adopted land, leading towards the beach and lakes. The pool and sun terrace area is very spacious, with amazing panoramic views from every angle. The overflow pool is large, with integrated steps. There is an outside lounge and dining area with gas BBQ.

The living areas

Inside, Villa Athena is built over two levels and has a roof terrace. On the ground floor, the entrance hall leads to the open plan kitchen, dining and living area, with direct access to the pool and terrace.

This area has air conditioning and the living room, with steps from the kitchen area, has a wide screen TV with cable channels with a range of international and UK channels. There is also Wi-Fi throughout the villa. The kitchen is modern and well equipped. There is a guest WC on the ground floor.

The bedrooms

There are 3 bedrooms in total at Villa Athena. All the bedrooms are doubles, are en-suite and have air conditioning. One double bedroom is on the ground floor with TV and an en-suite bathroom with a step in shower.

The master suite is on the first floor and has a TV and DVD player, as well as an en-suite bathroom with separate bath and step in shower. There is another double room on the first floor, with an en-suite bathroom with a step in shower. The rooms on the first floor share a large sunny balcony that overlooks the pool and has those magnificient views.

The roof top terrace is perfect for early mornings, watching the sun rise across the gorgeous views.

About the area

Villa Athena is located in the fabulous Lakeside Village, in Quinta do Lago! For ideas and tips, head to our 'Exploring Lakeside Village' guide.

Lakeside Village in Quinta do Lago is known for being lively and luxurious, with plenty to do in the surrounding areas. Bars, shops and restaurants (Casa do Lago, Os Arcos, The Shack Bar and others) are close by and so is Quinta do Lago beach!

There is a communal pool and tennis courts within the resort.


Due to building works near Villa Athena, some disturbance/noise is to be expected. The current project is due to complete before the end of December, 2024 with works typically taking place between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm, Monday to Friday (noisy works can only start at 10 am, all the precautionary measures will be observed to minimize the noise).

Building works in areas controlled by Loulé Council should stop temporarily in July and August. This applies to Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago and the immediate surrounding areas.

Luxuries The views! Large pool, spacious sun terrace and landscaped gardens. Air conditioning and Wi-Fi
Bedrooms 3 double bedrooms in total. All the rooms are en-suite and all have air conditioning. 1 double bedroom on the ground floor, with TV. 2 double bedrooms on the first floor, sharing a large sun terrace. The master bedroom has a TV and DVD player
Bathrooms 3 en-suite bathrooms. The master suite has a bath and a separate step-in shower. Both other bathrooms have step-in showers
Kitchen Open plan kitchen with breakfast bar, microwave, oven, kettle, American style fridge freezer, dishwasher. There is a separate laundry room with washing machine and dryer
Outdoors Large sun terrace with outside dining with gas BBQ and outside lounge. The salt water pool is 12 x 5m with integrated steps
Living Room Open plan living and dining room, with a step into the living area. Wide screen TV with international and UK channels. There is Wi-Fi. Direct access from the living room to the pool area
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid Service Includes Maid service/ Bath & Beach towels supplied/ Bedding supplied

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