This large, comfortable villa in extensive grounds is in an elevated position. The enclosed garden is lovely; there are three ponds (fenced off for safety) with fish, frogs and water lilies. Steps lead down to a wide pool terrace, which has a tiled table seating up to fourteen under the shade of a flower covered pergola and there is also a brick barbeque and covered bar. The Roman ended pool is below; beyond is an extensive lawn with a wide variety of trees and bushes and the garden has fabulous views of the sea and the Monchique Mountains in the distance.
The living/dining room has three sofas and an armchair around a log burning stove. The kitchen is contemporary in design with painted wood cupboards and fitted appliances. The second upstairs sitting room has a large terrace with wonderful views.
NB The approach to the villa can be bumpy depending on weather conditions.
Ground floor: Living/dining room. Kitchen. 1 twin bedroom with shower room en-suite. Master suite with super-king size bed & bathroom. Washroom.
First floor: 1 bedroom with king size bed. Second sitting room. Bathroom.
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Prices are in £s sterling per week, per villa. If your holiday dates cross two seasons please ask us for a quote.
*Prices in Euros are approximate only and are only intended to provide an indication of the Euro price.
Vale de Parra is to the west of Albufeira and has some of the Algarve's finest beaches, the best known is probably Galé, a vast expanse of golden sand with restaurants and water sports, including jet-skiing and parasailing; there is also a 'banana' - great fun for the kids! Galé can be busy in the summer but turn down any of the tracks along the coast road and you are likely to find a quiet beach or bay. Some, like Praia da Coelha, are a fair walk from the nearest parking area but worth the effort. São Rafael and Praia do Castelo are more accessible and have good beach bars. There are some wonderful restaurants, for example São Domingos, which has a good menu (including some excellent vegetarian dishes) and our clients are made especially welcome here. Also, O Marinheiro, which specialises in fresh fish. The Cerro d'Aguia is a ridge which runs from the western side of Albufeira, parallel to the coast with lovely views across the countryside to the marina...READ MORE >
Mrs V "Thank you again for a stunning holiday. We have travelled for over 10 years now with you and we are never disappointed."
The service is great, the contact is good and quick, the villa's are amazing and Portugal is the best place to be for a vacation.
Mr & Mrs R "Again we enjoyed our stay in Casa dos Ursinhos very much. Beautiful house and pool."
Dr S. "Couldn't be any better. Best company we have ever dealt with"
Mr S "We had a wonderful week, over much too quickly. Wish a work at work went as quickly!"
Mrs G "We have been going to the Valle de Parra for over 30 years & thoroughly enjoyed the villa (especially the views & the frogs) & the location".
Mr B "Just to say thanks again for sorting out a great holiday for us at such short notice. We left some beers in the pool fridge for the incoming guests - I hope they put them to good use !"
The villa was superb and very spacious.
Mrs C "We had an amazing holiday - the villa was everything we hoped for and more and the whole trip ran really smoothly. Next time I will book our flights with you as well. I will definitely be recommending The Villa Agency to friends."
Mrs J "Great holiday with great service both here and in resort. Also the food pack was a fab idea, saved a lot of hassle!"
Mr R "We had a fabulous time at 'Casa dos Ursinho's in Portugal, it's a superb villa and we will be booking a return, hopefully next summer."
TV with English channels - varies between the UK terrestrial channels and in some cases may be a full viewing package.
TV with limited English channels - free to view programmes which may be limited to news & sport.
TV with national channels - Portuguese speaking television.
We cannot guarantee which channels or networks will be available at individual villas.
If you would like to have more specific details, please ask our staff.