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Vila Mar a Vista

6 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 bathrooms
Look out over one of the last hidden-gem beaches on the Algarve at Villa Mar a Vista. Perched on a cliff above the golden stretch of beach fronting the quaint village of Salema, this luxury vacation rental affords gorgeous panoramas of the azure sea and and whitewashed town. Invite up to six friends or family members to share this contemporary retreat—or reserve this oceanfront residence for a sun-splashed honeymoon in Portugal.
The villa opens to a terracotta terrace with pergola-covered sitting and dining areas overlooking the Mediterranean. Follow the steps down to the lower-level terrace to stretch out in one of the sun loungers or take a swim in the infinity pool. In the evenings, try out locally caught octopus on the charcoal barbecue or, on cooler nights, cozy up inside by the wood-burning fireplace.
Contemporary architecture and African art give the interiors of Villa Mar a Vista a fresh, modern personality. A wall of sliding glass doors links the open-concept living and dining areas to the terrace, flooding the space with light. The fully equipped kitchen is tucked behind the dining area and features an espresso machine, ice maker and more.
Each of the villa’s three bedrooms has a king bed, balcony and view of the sea. The master suite has a private en-suite bathroom, and the other two share a hall bathroom. Larger groups on holiday together can make use of a fourth room with a sofa bed and shared hall bathroom, as well as its own balcony and sea views.
From the villa, it’s a short walk down into Salema, a quiet fishing village that’s been discovered by visitors but hasn’t lost much of its traditional charm. Watch the fishermen unload their catch each morning, swim in the clear waters, hunt for the preserved dinosaur footprints on the beach or sip a drink at a waterfront restaurant. It’s a short drive to the golf course and tennis courts at the Santo Antonio resort, as well as the shopping and dining options in Lagos.
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BEDROOM & BATHROOM
  • Bedroom 1 - Master: King size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower & bathtub, Television, Balcony, Safe, View of Sea
  • Bedroom 2: King size bed, Shared access to hall bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television, Balcony, View of Sea
  • Bedroom 3: King size bed, Shared access to hall bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television, Balcony, View of Sea
Additional Bedding
  • Additional Bedding: Sofa bed, Shared access to hall bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television, Balcony, View of Sea
FEATURES & AMENITIES
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Ice maker
  • Espresso Machine
  • Formal dining area with seating for 8
  • Television
  • Wood fireplace
  • Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
OUTDOOR FEATURES
  • Infinity swimming pool (Heated)
  • Sun loungers
  • Alfresco dining
  • Charcoal barbeque
  • View of Mediterranean sea
  • Parking
STAFF & SERVICES
Included:
  • Daily housekeeping and turndown service
  • Towel and linen change twice per week
  • Pool cleaning weekly
Extra cost (advance notice may be required):
  • Chef service
  • Villa pre-stocking
  • Airport transfer
  • Activities and excursions
LOCATION
Points of Interest
  • 600 meters to Salema center
  • 2.5 km to Santo António Resort (Golf course, Tennis courts, Health Club & Spa)
  • 20 km to Lagos
  • 105 km to Faro
Beach Access
  •  600 meters to Salema Beach
Airport
  •  105 km to Faro Airport (FAO)

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Amenities
Outdoor
Heated infinity pool
Dining area
Sun loungers
Charcoal barbecue
Indoor
TV
Wood-burning fireplace
Chef's kitchen
Essentials
Wifi
Air conditioning
Washing machine
Dryer
Espresso machine
Parking
Ice machine
Iron
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Airport
Faro Airport
71 min drive
Beaches
Cabanas Velhas Beach
14 min drive
Points of Interest
Salema
5 min drive
Santo Antonio Spa
9 min drive
Lagos
27 min drive
Faro
75 min drive
Figueira Portugal
75 min drive
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