This lovely villa is in a quiet position, set in walled grounds and landscaped gardens, with views of the surrounding countryside. It is just a short drive from Porches, best known for its colourful pottery and with one or two excellent restaurants. It is also close to Armação de Pêra with numerous shops and restaurants and a magnificent sandy beach. There is a traditional restaurant serving inexpensive, good quality food, just five minutes walk from the villa.
Chameleon is approached via a cobbled drive lined with almond and palm trees. The exterior of the villa is delightful with a private L-shaped swimming pool and a charming second splash pool, heated by a waterfall. There is plenty of good quality outdoor furniture, including sun loungers, a large, comfortable dining area with Pergola and a cocktail bar to make the most of al fresco dining.
The interior is pristine and furnished to a high standard with an Italian leather L-shaped sofa in the sitting room. The accommodation is on two levels with the seventh bedroom suite accessed via the pool terrace and all the bedrooms have either terraces or balconies, with outdoor furniture.
There is a poolside w.c and an outside shower.
The English owners live in a cottage in the grounds but are very respectful of clients privacy yet are on hand if needed.
Please note: The kitchen was replaced in 2019, photo shows old kitchen.
Ground floor: Living room. Kitchen. 2 twin bedrooms each with air conditioning. 1 bathroom. Utility room.
First floor: Master suite with king size bed, seating area, air conditioning & shower room. 1 double bedroom with shower room en-suite. 1 double bedroom. 1 twin bedroom. 1 shower room. These 3 bedrooms have remote control ceiling fans.
Annexe: 1 double bedroom with air conditioning & shower room en-suite.
Armacao de Pera
Armação de Pêra was named after the inland region of Pêra in Portugal, where the fishermen came down from originally and armação, which was a specially adapted boat, with a combined netting system, designed by the Moors. Today Armação de Pêra is a lively high-rise Algarve resort, which is very popular with Portuguese holidaymakers in the summer. It has a wonderful long sandy beach stretching all the way to Praia de Galé.
Arriving on the outskirts of Armação de Pêra, there are large numbers of attractive, modern apartments along with the roads and roundabouts to link it all together. The centre (centro) and the beach (praia) are clearly signposted, and there are several roads leading to the beach, so if you miss the first one, don't worry! There is a large area of ground at the western end where you can park and another large area at the eastern end by...
the fishermen's beach, along with a multi-storey by Pingo Doce supermarket.