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Villa Gela-Mar

Dunas Douradas, Vale do Lobo, Algarve


Sleeps 8 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
20 minutes drive from Faro Airport
5 minutes walk through the Ria Formosa Nature Reserve
5 minutes drive - Quinta Do Lago or Vale do Lobo Clubhouse
5 minutes drive to Almancil or mini market in Vale do Lobo / Quinta

At a glance

  • Three air conditioned bedrooms with ensuite wet room bathrooms
  • 4th bedroom doubles as a multimedia room and play room for the children
  • Beautifully decorated, contemporary villa with fabulous outdoor space
  • Heated pool, garden & two sunny roof terraces ... relax and top up your tan
  • Additional communal facilities: pools, tennis, mini market & restaurant
  • All the mod-cons including a 42 inch plasma TV and Wi-Fi
  • Located close to golf courses, tennis and watersports facilities
  • Within easy walking distance to the Ancão beach and restaurants

Discover Villa Gela-Mar, a wonderful 3+1 bedroom villa in Dunas Douradas. With fabulous outdoor space, bright interiors and plenty to do in the surrounding area, this is a great villa for a memorable holiday to the Algarve. Want to learn more? 

The exterior 

Villa Gela-Mar boasts a spacious terrace and heatable pool, outdoor dining and gas BBQ. You can also re all surrounded by well tended gardens with mature plants & trees, outdoor tables and chairs, sunloungers and gas BBQ.

The pool is south facing and is  1 metre at the shallow end to 2 metres at the deep end with integrated steps for easy access. A pool fence can be installed here for extra security and pool heating can be arranged - charges apply.

There are two roof terraces at Villa Gela-mar, perfect for sundowners and grabbing those last rays of sunshine at the end of the day on the outdoor sofas. If you look through the palm trees you can even glimpse the ocean too!

A new decking area has also been added for more relaxation space outside!

There is also a Calcada driveway with parking for one car.

The living areas

Villa Gela-Mar is spacious and bright, with lovely features throughout the interior. There is a spacious and open plan kitchen and dining area, with steps down to the living room which has access to the pool and terraces. There is also access to the gardens from the kitchen. 

The kitchen is bright and modern, with a butcher's block island and with a stone breakfast bar separating it from the adjacent dining room. The living room, with plenty of natural light streaming through the floor to ceiling windows, has Lazer TV with a range of international and UK channels and Wi-Fi.

The bedrooms

All on one level, there are 4 bedroom options in Villa Gela-Mar.  There are 3 ensuite bedrooms and 1 extra room that can be a bedroom or a media room. There is a large master bedroom with a super king bed and an ensuite wet room with walk in shower.

Walking down the hallway there is a twin bedroom with an ensuite wet room with walk in shower. The multimedia room has another TV and the sofa can convert to a bed, making this room suitable to sleep 2 children. This room has use of a family bathroom with bath and shower. Off this room is another double bedroom with an ensuite shower room.

About the area 

Dunas Douradas is an upmarket, luxury development, situated by the beach between Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago, located in some 76 acres of African pine trees. It is a safe, family-friendly resort with a Roman communal pool and a children’s pool. There is also a pool-bar serving all-day food.There are two tennis courts with lessons for all ages.

We do recommend car hire when staying in Dunas Douradas. Although the beach and communal pool areas are walkable, to do a proper supermarket shop you will need a taxi/ hire car.

From Dunas Douradas and within a 5 minute walk you can eat at Xenia, Albatross in DDBC and then you have the fabulous restaurants on Vale do Garrao beach: 2 Passos, Fins, Antonio Ta Certo, Izzys Beach Restaurant and Julia's. In fact, this area has some of the best restaurants that the Algarve has to offer!

Within a 5 minute drive you can enjoy a fabulous meal at the following restaurants: Alambique, Sao Gabriel, Thai Garden and at Vale do Lobo, Monty's, Paixa, Sandbanks, Breeze, La Terreza, Amore and Bugatti Bar. In the local area, there are also other restaurants like Pizza Pasta Fantasia, San Marco and bars like The Melting Pot in Quinta do Lago Q Centre.

Stays here include complimentary use of the Dunas Douradas communal pool and tennis courts.

Luxuries 42" plasma TV with Lazer TV channels, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, heatable pool and a fabulous upstairs sun terrace.
Bedrooms Two master bedrooms and one twin bedroom with ensuite shower rooms. The 4th bedroom is an intercommunicating living room with a sofa bed and an adjacent bathroom. Air conditioning in all bedrooms.
Bathrooms Two modern walk in wet/shower rooms; one shower room with shower cabinet and one family bathroom with bath only.
Kitchen Fridge, freezer, oven, hob, dishwasher, microwave, espresso machine, kettle, toaster, full complement of utensils, crockery and cookware.
Furniture Comfy sofas and modern decor to relax and enjoy
Utility Room Outside utility room (by the pool) with WC.
Other Children's books and toys, outdoor table, chairs and sun loungers, gas BBQ, two roof top sun terraces. The villa also has a safe.
Outdoors Upstairs terrace with outdoor sofas; dining area and gas BBQ, sunny terrace with sun loungers around the pool. Pool 8 x 4m, depth 1 - 2m.
Living Room Plasma TV's, Wi-Fi internet, CD player, Lazer TV with range of international and UK channels.
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid Service Includes Maid service / Bath & Beach towels supplied / Bedding supplied

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