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Villa Driftwood

Vale do Lobo, Algarve

Sleeps 10 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
20 minutes drive from Faro Airport
10 minutes walk to Praca and Vale do Lobo beach
5 minutes drive to Vale Do Lobo Clubhouse
10 minutes drive to Almancil or mini market in Vale do Lobo / Quinta

At a glance

  • Amazing villa with 4 bedrooms - sleeps 10 - enjoy long range sea views
  • Pretty landscaped garden with pool that can be heated (extra cost)
  • Great location for walking and running - or simply doing nothing !
  • Easy walk to local restaurant in the Praca, Marias, Julias, Izzy\'s, Antonios etc
  • Enjoy a few rounds of golf in Vale do Lobo or even tennis - your choice
  • Easy walk to the beach, enjoy a long beach walk or a dip in the ocean
  • Excellent outdoor space with table & chairs, sun loungers & bbq
  • Vale do Lobo Praca has lots of restaurants and fun nightlife & bars

Villa Driftwood is an elegant villa that has 4 bedrooms, sleeping 10 guests. It is located near the 15th fairway of the Royal Golf course Vale do Lobo and about 12 minutes walking distance to the Praça and beach. Villa Driftwood is spacious and offers every convenience, such as a heatable pool, air conditioning, Sky TV, gas BBQ and Wi-Fi.

The exterior

The spacious garden at Villa Driftwood has lots to offer. There is a large pool (heating and fence available at extra cost) with sun loungers all around. There is a lawn area and a lovely shaded space for dining outdoors. You will also find a first floor terrace, with a view of the sea in the distance.

Note: There are plans for some of the garden space to become detached from the villa. Currently, the villa has access to the plot of garden space, however this can be subject to change at short notice.

The living areas

The living/dining room has an open fire place, flat screen TV with surround sound and DVD player is very bright and nicely decorated. Beside the living/dining room is the modern kitchen equipped with all the appliances. There is a separate room with the washing machine, dryer and freezer and an extra shower.

The bedrooms

There are 4 great bedrooms in Villa Driftwood. The entry hall gives access to two very spacious bedrooms, both with en-suite whirlpool bathrooms.

On the first floor there are 2 bedrooms, both with access through patio doors to the sun terrace. One is a double bed and 2 other single beds, with a terrace overlooking the sea. The other bedroom is also a double bedroom.

One bedroom has an en-suite whirlpool bathroom, the other bedroom also has an en-suite bathroom. All the bedrooms have satellite TV and A/C.

About the area

In the Praca there are numerous restaurants and bars – open all day and late into the evening. There is free live entertainment from May to September. Monty’s Bar and Restaurant is open all year round with evening entertainment. Enjoy watching the sunset over the beach & ocean from Breeze bar or Sandbanks both serving cocktails and international cuisine. There is also Free WIFI available in the praca.

The walk to the beach and praca from Villa Driftwood takes about 10 minutes walking through the resort. It is an easy stroll, suitable for all ages and buggies. It is only a 5 minute drive from the villa to the medical centre and mini market on the main entrance roundabout. In Parque do Golfe (central area of the resort) there is a cash machine, post office, newsagent, bank, hair dresser, spa, cafes etc

If tennis is your game, you will be impressed with the facilities of the Vale do Lobo Tennis Centre, just a few minutes walk from the villa. There are 14 tennis courts and onsite pool and cafe.

If you want to plan a different and fun day for you and your family/friends, we can help you to choose from lots of activities. We have tickets for Aquashow Park & Zoomarine and many other tours and excursions through out the Algarve.

Vale do Lobo is located on the beach area known as ‘Praia Vale do Lobo’, considered to be one of the finest beaches in the Algarve. From Vale do Lobo you can walk in an easterly direction to both "Praia do Ancao" and "Praia do Garrao" through the Parque Natural da Ria Formosa which is a heritage protected area of lagoons and wet areas that support the local wildlife population. If you walk towards the east you pass "Praia do Trafal" and "Praia do Almargem", following onto "Praia Forte Nouvo" and then onto the Quarteria stretch of beaches.

We recommend car hire when holidaying in Villa Driftwood.

Luxuries Great location overlooking Vale do Lobo golf, walking distance to the Praça and beach. With air conditioning, wi-fi and heatable pool.
Bedrooms 4 bedrooms in total, 2 bedrooms on the ground floor , one with access to the terraces; 2 bedrooms on the first floor - one double room and one double room with an additional two single beds. All rooms have air conditioning.
Bathrooms 4 bedrooms, 3 with whirlpool bathrooms.
Kitchen Modern kitchen equipped with all the appliances. Separate room with the washing machine, dryer and freezer and an extra shower.
Outdoors Heatable pool (charges apply). Also can be fenced (charges apply).
Living Room Satellite TV , wi-fi and air conditioning.
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid Service The quoted rates includes maid service with change of sheets and towels after 7 nights
Rental Period
Price per week


22 - 27 May, 2022

€5,375 / approx. £4,640

28 May - 30 Jun, 2022

€5,750 / approx. £4,970

Jul and Aug, 2022

€7,313 / approx. £6,320

1 - 14 Sep, 2022

€5,750 / approx. £4,970

15 Sep - 31 Oct, 2022

€5,375 / approx. £4,640

18 - 31 Dec, 2022

€5,375 / approx. £4,640

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432/10-AL - All prices shown are correct for the current year and are subject to change for the following year. Other charges may also apply before final booking is secured.
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Rate Notes

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

Pool heating is available and costs an additional €400 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 cannot guarantee a temperature of the water.

Changeover days vary from property to property please email us for more information. It is necessary to vacate the villa by 10am on the last day. Access to the villa is after 4pm on day of arrival.

Refer to the terms and conditions for additional information

Booking Notes

The quoted rates includes daily maid service 5 days a week with change of sheets after 7 nights. The rental includes preparation of the villa also cleaning on departure and heating and/or air conditioning. 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 (ADC, Non-Refundable)

Villa Driftwood is covered for accidental damage by a non-refundable charge of €70 per week, 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 accidental damage to the property that exceeds the value of €200, you will be notified by email within 10 days of your leaving date and we will discount the amount above €200 from your refundable security deposit. However, if SandyBlue believes that this damage was caused by negligence and/or vandalism, ADC will not apply and the full cost of any repairs or replacements will be deducted from the refundable security deposit.

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 Driftwood is also subject to a refundable ‘Security Deposit’. This is a fixed amount of €2,000 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. If no issues are detected, your security deposit will be returned in full within 14 days.

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Guide Sterling price: £4,640

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