This family villa is situated at Parque da Floresta, 20kms from Lagos, at the western end of the Algarve. There are some beautiful beaches within easy driving distance and the lovely village and beach at Salema is close by.
There are numerous things to do in and around the resort, including horse riding, bowling greens, tennis courts, lovely walks, sea cruises and jeep safaris. There is a health and beauty spa within Parque da Floresta as well as restaurants and the famous 18 hole golf course where guests will receive a 40% discount on green fees.
The villa is well furnished and equipped, each bedroom has a ceiling fan, air conditioning and doors opening onto the pool area. The living room has contemporary furnishings and a picture window which enjoys panoramic views of the Algarvean countryside. Both the living and dining rooms have sliding doors onto a terrace which has sea views.
The villa has an established garden filled with trees and plants and the garden, as well as all of the terraces, are south west facing so enjoy all day sunshine.
Villa Ver Acima is close to La Vida Loca.
The historic walled town of Lagos was once the capital of the western Algarve and has a cosmopolitan atmosphere, with paved pedestrian areas, wide avenues, an excellent choice of shops, bars, restaurants and a couple of nightclubs. There is a superb daily fish market together with a weekly tourist market in the summer. The cobbled boulevard that runs parallel to the river leads to the fabulous marina which is filled with all manner of boats from small dinghies to opulent yachts, and there are some excellent bars and restaurants overlooking the water - the dolphin watching trips from the marina are fantastic and private yacht charter is also available. The golden sands of Meia Praia beach stretch for 4kms around the bay of Lagos and the small, sandy coves and grottoes provide secluded and sheltered sunbathing. There are superb sports facilities in and around Lagos including scuba diving, water-skiing, windsurfing,...
surfing (Surf Experience
) microlite and golf (we can arrange discounts of up to 25% on golf packages, see Algarve Golf Desk
for details). We can also arrange horse riding and lessons at a local estate Quinta do Paraiso Alto
. Nearby Funchal Ridge is a hill with fantastic countryside views, yet is only five kilometres from the sandy beach at Praia da Luz and from Lagos. There are six or seven beaches within a twenty minute drive, wide stretches of golden sand and steep sided sheltered coves, some busy and some deserted, but all very beautiful. The seaside town of Praia da Luz
is just a few kilometres away.
Excellent shops, an attractive marina, a good market and lovely beaches. Due to the new motorway, now only fifty minutes drive from Faro Airport.
Transfer by taxi is quite expensive as these resorts are further from Faro Airport.