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Villa Esplendido

Dunas Douradas, Vale do Lobo, Algarve

Sleeps 10 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
20-minute drive from Faro Airport
5-minute walk through the Dunas Douradas Resort
5-minute drive to Vale do Lobo Clubhouse
10-minute drive to Almancil
Villa Esplendido is Serviced by SandyBlue Find out more...

At a glance

  • Very popular location of Dunas Douradas, enjoy beach & nature walks
  • Welcoming family villa with 5 bedrooms and sunny pool in the garden
  • Great outdoor space with terraces, BBQ & elevated garden position
  • Modern contemporary decor throughout, lovely large beds!
  • Close to the beach, great restaurants and facilities of the local area
  • Enjoy a round of golf, a game of tennis or try your hand at watersports
  • Access to the communal pool area, tennis court & restaurant Xenia
  • Great villa for large families who need lots of space!

Villa Esplendido is a comfortably furnished, 5-bedroom villa with private pool located in Dunas Douradas. It is a very popular area for families who wish to have everything on their doorstep! Enjoy the communal pool, tennis courts and onsite restaurant whenever you choose. All of this is set amongst pine trees and situated directly between Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago. To make it even better, the beach is just a few minutes walk away.

The exterior

From the living room, there are patio doors leading out to the covered terrace with a dining area and enclosed area with BBQ. Outside, the swimming pool, which can be heated at an extra cost, is rectangular with steps leading in and measures approximately 9.5 metres x 5 metres. It is perfectly positioned within the very pleasant and private gardens of the villa for you to cool off under the sun. The elevated gardens of the villa give a sense of privacy around the pool area and terrace area. There is also table tennis to enjoy!

The living areas

Villa Esplendido has an interesting layout, especially appealing for two groups who need the extra space or larger families who want to holiday together but still have privacy and space to themselves.

There is a large, light-filled open plan living room, a dining area that can seat 10 people and an adjacent kitchen and utility area. The living room leads to a terrace, BBQ area and pool, in the main villa.

The second level of the villa is accessed from a covered terrace off the living room of the main villa, with its own entrance up a staircase to the second floor. This second part of the villa comprises of a large open plan living room & dining area and kitchen.

Villa Esplendido is especially suitable for two families coming on holiday together, as each family can have their own kitchen and living area. So, you can be as close as you want to be or have some space too. The separate accommodation upstairs is also very suitable for young adults/ teenagers who want to keep some distance from Mum and Dad!

Villa Esplendido has undergone renovations in the kitchen area. There is a fully equipped, modern and sleek kitchen area which will be perfect for cooking tasty meals!

The bedrooms

The main villa comprises of 3 bedrooms all with king size beds and en-suite bathrooms - there is also a separate WC.

Some stairs above this area are two bedrooms and a bathroom. To access the bathroom, you go through the twin bedroom and the double bedroom to the bathroom.

About the area

Villa Esplendido is located in the fabulous Dunas Douradas, in Vale do Lobo! For ideas and tips, head to our 'Exploring Dunas Douradas' guide.

Dunas Douradas is a great location for any golfer, as several of the Algarve's famous golf courses are to be found within a few kilometres. Other sports and activities are on offer nearby. Also close to the beaches of Praia do Ancão and Praia do Garrão. There are plenty of restaurants to choose from in the area – Maria’s, Fin’s’, Izzy’s, António Tá Certo.

Luxuries Large welcoming family villa of 5 bedrooms, Lazer TV channels and wifi internet, Sonos sound system, pool heating available at an extra cost
Bedrooms Bedrooms 1 2 and 3 are in the main house on the ground floor; Bedroom 1 - king bed and en-suite bathroom, patio doors access to the garden, TV and air con; Bedroom 2 - king bed (which can be separated into 2 beds) and en-suite bathroom, patio doors access to the front terrace, air con & TV Bedroom 3 - king size bed (which can be separated into 2 beds), en-suite bathroom, patio doors leading to side & front of the villa, air con; Bedroom 4 and 5 are located on the second floor in the separated flat above; Bedroom 4 - twin beds, room fan; Bedroom 5 - king bed (which can be separated into 2 beds), bathroom, air conditioning
Bathrooms In the main villa there is 3 en-suite bathrooms and 1 wc (information as per bedroom number above); Bathroom 1 - toilet, vanity and step in shower; Bathroom 2 - toilet, vanity and step in shower; Bathroom 3- toilet, vanity, bath and separate step in shower; Bathroom 4 - first floor access via twin and double bedroom, bath with over head shower, toilet and vanity
Kitchen The villa has two kitchens. Main villa has compact kitchen with oven, hob, dishwasher, microwave. The utility room has american fridge freezer and washing machine; First floor - open plan kitchen with fridge, hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher
Furniture Modern contemporary furnishings through out the villa
Other Tennis Table
Outdoors A rectangular heated pool of 9.5mx5m to max depth of 2.2m and integrated steps. Sunloungers for 10 people. 1 large parasol. Outdoor sofa set and dining table and chairs and built in bbq area with gas bbq, sink and fridge. Driveway parking for up to 4 vehicles
Living Room Main living room 55' smart TV with Lazer tv channels, Wi-Fi internet and Sonos sound system Upstairs living room 37' TV with Lazer tv channels, Wi-Fi Both living rooms in the villa and upstairs living room have air conditioning
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid Service Includes Maid service/ Bath & Beach towels supplied/ Bedding supplied

15% discount in May **

15% discount in May.

Rental Period
Price per week


20 - 24 May, 2024

€3,369 / approx. £2,960

25 May - 25 Jun, 2024

€5,369 / approx. £4,720

26 Jun - 19 Jul, 2024

€7,379 / approx. £6,490

20 Jul - 18 Aug, 2024

€8,769 / approx. £7,710

19 Aug - 1 Sep, 2024

€7,379 / approx. £6,490

2 - 29 Sep, 2024

€4,479 / approx. £3,940

30 Sep - 18 Oct, 2024

€3,209 / approx. £2,820

19 Oct - 3 Nov, 2024

€3,679 / approx. £3,240

4 Nov - 20 Dec, 2024

€3,209 / approx. £2,820

21 - 31 Dec, 2024

€3,679 / approx. £3,240

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55136/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.
* Terms and conditions apply. Please see "Need to know".
** Offers are only applicable to new bookings made from 16th May 2024 until 30th May 2024 and cannot be combined with any other offer. Offers listed remain at the discretion of the SandyBlue and may be changed or discontinued at any time and are not refundable.

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.

Changeover days vary from property to property. In the summer this villa only accepts a Saturday to Saturday changeover day. It is necessary to vacate the villa by 10am on the last day. Access to the villa is after 4pm on day of arrival.

A removable pool fence can be provided and costs €275 per week. Pool heating is available and costs an additional €412 per week includes 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. The pool cover must be returned when finished swimming to ensure that the water stays warm.

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 14 nights or more include a mid-stay linen change. The rental includes preparation of the villa also cleaning on departure and air conditioning. All bed linen and towels are provided.

SandyBlue can provide many extras on request (charges apply) such as in villa catering, car hire and airport transfers etc. Please ask for more details.

Individual hire: Foldaway bed with linen and towels €125, baby travel cot (as provided by the manufacturer) & provision of foam mattress, linen, and towels €90, highchair €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).

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 Esplendido 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 Esplendido is also subject to a refundable ‘Security Deposit’. This is a fixed amount of €1,000 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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Properties managed by SandyBlue have full access to our property management and housekeeping services. We undertake routine inspections regularly, ensuring the property is ready to welcome new guests.

We believe in pristine properties. Our maintenance team is always on hand to oversee many aspects of the property, while housekeeping’s professional approach means the very best hygiene protocols are followed all year round.

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