Villa Bonita

Varandas do Lago, Quinta do Lago, Algarve

Sleeps 8 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
20 minutes drive from Faro Airport
5 minutes drive or 40 minute walk through Nature reserve
5 minutes drive to Quinta or Vale do Lobo Clubhouse
5 minutes drive to Almancil or mini market in Vale do Lobo / Quinta

At a glance

  • Contemporary family villa in desirable location in Varandas do Lago
  • Large sunny south facing pool with plenty of outdoor space
  • Shaded outdoor dining area with gas BBQ next to the pool
  • Close the Ancao Beach
  • Wifi Internet, plasma tv with Lazer tv, playstation
  • Basement garage area - with air hockey & table tennis
  • Fully Air conditioned through out the villa
  • Lovely large villa for large families to relax and enjoy !

INFORMATION: Villa Bonita is going through a refurbishment which will achieve a new swimming pool with surrounding white marble stone edging and lighting. All bedrooms are also undergoing an update and will be left with a fresh new look and updated furnishings.

Villa Bonita has already had other recent renovations completed, including a new outdoor built-in BBQ area with granite top and sink. There is also brand-new outdoor furniture including a U-shaped sofa area with a large table and two new parasols. The whole of the internal walls and doors have been redecorated in white and grey and the living room will include a brand-new 65” TV with luxury sofas and much more.

Villa ‘Bonita’ is a luxurious and spacious 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom villa suitable for up to 8 adults. The decor is high standard throughout and lovingly maintained. Villa Bonita boasts a fabulous indoor/outdoor living space perfect for two families sharing or several friends enjoying a sunny holiday together.

In the garden and poolside there are sun loungers, a dining table and chairs to totally forget about the ‘real world?. now’s the time to relax and soak up the Algarvian sunshine.

Villa Bonita, built over three levels and fully fenced, can sleep up to 8 adults. The villa has a private, south facing pool, pretty landscaped gardens, open-plan kitchen, and a basement/garage area with a table tennis table and air hockey . great for the kids to run about and burn off energy!

The pool area and garden is south facing to make the most of the sunny days and the covered terrace offers enough shade to escape the midday sun or to have long leisurely lunches cooked on the gas BBQ while the kids play in the pool! The pool has corner roman steps to get in to the pool and the depth goes from 1m to 1.5m - so not too deep for children. The overall measurements of the pool are 4 metres x 12 metres. The pool can be heated (charges apply) and a pool fence can be installed on request (charges apply).

If there is such a thing as the perfect family holiday villa, this is probably it! This very comfortable villa offers everything you could wish for in a family holiday. The open plan lounge / dining room has terrace doors leading onto the outdoor area. There is a wonderful feeling of space and light with plenty of room for everyone to relax and chill out while on holiday. There is Wi-Fi, plasma TV, Playstation, Lazer TV package with a choice of international and English language channels and air conditioning.

There are 4 spacious bedrooms in total at Villa Bonita, 2 on the ground level and the other two on the first floor, all the bedrooms are ensuite and all are air conditioned. Three of the bedrooms have TVs with Lazer TV offering a range of international and UK channels. One of the twin rooms has a TV with DVD player.

Suitable for the mobility impaired.


Concern for the environment is the focus of special attention at Quinta do Lago. To maintain the delicate ecological balance within the estate, which is flanked by the Ria Formosa Natural Park, stringent regulations have been implemented by Quinta do Lago SA. A strict, low density master-plan allows for only eight percent of construction of the total area of the estate, ensuring plenty of green space. Private villas, townhouses and village developments are carefully integrated into natural areas, nestling at the lakeside, secluded by woodland or flanking the golf courses.

We recommend car hire to fully appreciate everything that is on offer for your holidays. If you do not wish to hire a car there are several very highly recommended taxi companies that can be on hand to take you wherever you want to go.

For those who love to shop, the Quinta da Lago’Q' Shopping Centre is has many exclusive designers shops and some lovely restaurants/cafés - some very upmarket! There is also a selection of boutiques here if you really need a retail therapy fix. Hopefully you won't have to use it, but there is also a very well-equipped pharmacy here.

Almancil is a 10 min drive away and has many supermarkets offering a large selection, also of imported food items.

We recommend car hire when staying in Varandas do Lago.

From Varandas do Lago within a 5 minute drive you can enjoy a fabulous meal at the following restaurants: Alambique, Sao Gabriel, Thai Garden and at Vale do Garrao Beach : 2 Passos, Fins, Antonio Ta Certo, Izzy's Beach Restaurant and Julia's. There are also other restaurants like - Xenia, Nelitos, Pizza Pasta Fantasia, San Marco and bars like The Melting Pot in Quinta do Lago Q Centre. In fact, you have some of the best restaurants in the region just a short drive away!

Luxuries Villa Bonita is ideal as a family holiday villa! Add to that free internet Wi-Fi, plasma TV, DVD. plasma TVs in three bedrooms, Playstation, table tennis and air hockey tables in the garage.....arghhh it just gets better and better
Bedrooms 4 bedrooms - 1 master bedroom on the first floor with king size bed and 3 twin bedrooms two on the ground floor and one on the first floor - furnished with modern and comfortable decor. Lazer TVs in all rooms, except the ground floor twin room. Here there is a TV screen and DVD player.
Bathrooms 4 bathrooms ensuite to all bedrooms plus one guest cloakroom on the ground floor off the living room Bathroom 1 with bath, separate shower, double basin, toilet, bidet. Bathroom 2 with bath, separate shower, basin, toilet, bidet. Bathroom 3 with bath/shower, basin, toilet, bidet. Bathroom 4 with bath/shower, basin, toilet, bidet.
Kitchen Fantastic open plan kitchen with hob/stove, oven, American fridge/freezer, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, espresso coffee machine, air conditioning, access to outdoor barbecue area.
Utility Room Washing machine, tumble dryer
Other The basement / garage area has additional run about space under cover - games such as table tennis and air hockey will keep the kids entertained if they ever get bored of playing in the garden and pool!
Outdoors The detached villa is set on a large plot, there are several outdoor shady terraces to enjoy the sunshine, with poolside parasols, mature planting, private large swimming pool 12 x 4m, depth 1 - 1.5m, calcada entrance and security gates and villa alarm. The pool can be heated and a pool fence installed - charges apply.
Living Room Living room with dining area, outside covered dining area with gas BBQ and plenty of tables and chairs
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid Service Includes Maid service / Bath & Beach towels supplied / Bedding supplied
Rental period
Price per week


22 Sep - 4 Oct, 2020

€2,625 / approx. £2,440

5 - 16 Oct, 2020

€2,225 / approx. £2,070

17 Oct - 1 Nov, 2020

€2,675 / approx. £2,490

2 Nov - 31 Dec, 2020

€2,225 / approx. £2,070


1 Jan - 26 Mar, 2021

€2,339 / approx. £2,180

27 Mar - 18 Apr, 2021

€2,895 / approx. £2,690

19 Apr - 28 May, 2021

€2,625 / approx. £2,440

29 May - 2 Jul, 2021

€3,075 / approx. £2,860

3 - 16 Jul, 2021

€4,729 / approx. £4,400

17 Jul - 15 Aug, 2021

€5,359 / approx. £4,980

16 - 29 Aug, 2021

€4,729 / approx. £4,400

30 Aug - 3 Oct, 2021

€3,475 / approx. £3,230

4 - 15 Oct, 2021

€2,475 / approx. £2,300

16 - 31 Oct, 2021

€2,675 / approx. £2,490

1 Nov - 31 Dec, 2021

€2,339 / approx. £2,180

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Rate Notes

Rates are quoted in Euros with a guide Sterling value and payment can be made in either currency.

All rental periods include 1 mid-week maid service with towel change. Extra maid service available please ask for details.

The villas are prepared for your arrival. Access to the villa is after 4pm on day of arrival.

Changeover days vary from property to property please email us for more information. It is necessary to vacate the villa by 10am on the day of departure in the high season.

Pool heating is available and costs an additional €350 per week. The price is inclusive of VAT. Please note that the temperature of the water when heated is dependent on the external temperature / weather. Cold overnight temperatures and rain will mean that the water may be cooler. We can not guarantee a temperature of the water. The pool cover must be returned when finished swimming to ensure that the heat of the water stays warm. A pool fence can be installed for an additional payment of €275 per week.

Refer to the terms and conditions for additional information.

Booking Notes

The quoted weekly rates include maid service with a mid-week towel change. Stays of 13 nights or more include a long-stay clean and linen change. For stays of 9 to 12 nights for your comfort, there is a compulsory additional maid service with linen and towel change at a surcharge of €238.37. The rental includes air conditioning, preparation of the property and cleaning on departure. All bed linen and towels are provided.

Individual hire : Foldaway bed with linen and towels €125, baby travel cot (as provided by manufacturer) & provision of foam mattress, linen and towels €90, high chair €30. Extra Maid service on request - €60 per 2 hour booking (this consists of either 1 maid for 2 hours or 2 maids for 1 hour).

SandyBlue can provide many extras on request (charges apply) such as pool tables and table tennis (where installation is possible), in villa catering, car hire and airport transfers etc. Please ask for more details.

Cancellation refunds:

  • Cancellation anytime from date of booking to 63 days before arrival date - loss of deposit
  • Cancellation 56-62 days before arrival date - 50% forfeit on the total value of the booking
  • Cancellation 42-55 days before arrival - 75% forfeit of the total value of the booking
  • Cancellation 15-41 days before arrival - 95% forfeit of the total value of the booking
  • Cancellation between 0 and 14 days before arrival - 100% of the value of the booking is forfeited
  • Please note that we do not accept groups of young/unrelated adults, animals or pets.
  • Only registered guests for the reservation may occupy the property at any time.
  • No events or parties can be held at any property unless authorised prior with written consent from SandyBlue.
  • All properties are non smoking.

Refer to the terms and conditions for additional information.

For all rentals, a securing deposit must be paid at the time of booking. This is 25% of the total booking value. All such deposits are non-refundable. The final balance is to be paid 12 weeks before arrival.

Accidental Damage Cover (Non-Refundable)

Villa Bonita is covered for accidental damage by a non-refundable charge of €6 per person (excluding infants) which will be added to your confirmation invoice. This covers you for accidental damage to the property during your occupation up to the value of €200 per incident. This expressly excludes damage caused through negligence and / or vandalism.

If there has been any damage to the property which exceeds the value of €200, or we believe has been caused by negligence and / or vandalism, you will be notified by email within 14 days of your leaving date and we will issue you an invoice for immediate payment.

In the event of any damage, we ask that you notify us immediately regardless of value.

This does not cover lost house keys which will be immediately charged if lost.

Security Deposit (Refundable)

In addition to the ‘Accidental Damage Cover’, Villa Bonita is also subject to a refundable ‘Security Deposit’. This is a fixed amount of €800 and is payable at least 4 weeks prior to arrival date.

Any damage caused to the property must be reported immediately and any damage cost will be deducted from your security deposit. Your ‘Accidental Damage Cover’ will cover the first €200 of any single incident.

Following your departure, the Property Management Team will inspect the property and you will be informed within 10 days of any issues identified. Your security deposit will be returned within 14 days.

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