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Casa Santalena

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
5 nights minimum
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Casa Santalena, a 3-bedroom 2-bathroom villa with swimming pool, is located in Sesmarias, close to Carvoeiro. Sesmarias has a few cafés, restaurants and also a convenience store just around the corner from the villa. The accommodation consists of three air-conditioned bedrooms; two twin bedrooms sharing a bathroom and a master bedroom with two double beds and an en-suite. The large open-plan living/dining area includes a large television with access to British channels and a DVD player with a choice of DVDs, there is free WiFi and internet connection. The fully-fitted and equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, washing machine, microwave etc. The bathrooms and kitchen have been tastefully renovated and the villa is complete with a log-burning fire. The villa offers an ambiance and standard...Casa Santalena, a 3-bedroom 2-bathroom villa with swimming pool, is located in Sesmarias, close to Carvoeiro. Sesmarias has a few cafés, restaurants and also a convenience store just around the corner from the villa. The accommodation consists of three air-conditioned bedrooms; two twin bedrooms sharing a bathroom and a master bedroom with two double beds and an en-suite. The large open-plan living/dining area includes a large television with access to British channels and a DVD player with a choice of DVDs, there is free WiFi and internet connection. The fully-fitted and equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, washing machine, microwave etc. The bathrooms and kitchen have been tastefully renovated and the villa is complete with a log-burning fire. The villa offers an ambiance and standard not usually found in rented accommodation, with ample space to sleep up to 8 people as the villa has 207m². There is a carport offering off-road parking. The swimming pool has a private terraced space surrounding it, to the rear of the villa, with an outdoor shower. Air conditioning is available which also provides heat during the winter. The village of Carvoeiro is a short drive away and offers a host of cafés, bars, shops, numerous superb restaurants, a beach and various activities such as boat trips to the vast array of caves and caverns in the area, a scuba diving centre, kayaking, pedaloes and much much more. The village also hosts many open-air musical events throughout the summer months. Lagoa is also very close with several large supermarkets where you can stock up on favourite items and a modern shopping mall with clothes shops, domestic outlets and restaurants is 20-minutes away. There are two water parks within a 10-minute drive of the property with the theme park Zoomarine not far away, just a 15-minute drive. Zoomarine's main attractions include exhibitions by dolphins, seals and sea lions, an aquarium with sharks, 4D cinema, various rides, attractions and swimming pools. The theme park is also a reception for injured wild aquatic animals that are released back into the wild once they have recuperated. If you are an animal lover, Lagos Zoo is also only a 30- to 40-minute drive away with the monkey islands being a great favourite with children. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 22664/ALMore
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Kate Hurlock (Property Manager Kate Hurlock)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2019

We have just returned home after a wonderful 10 days at casa santalena. Very surprised at the last 2 reviews as we found the property to a very high standard. It was modern yet still had traditional Portuguese features, very spacious and clean. The pool...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Mulliz
Reviewed 24 September 2019

No one came to greet us as stated and there was no welcome pack supplied as on web site We arrived to find a broken sofa just dumped in the garden The plants on the terrace were all dead and generally made it look scruffy...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank clarkcb2018
NorthStar67500860653, VR Owner at Casa Santalena, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2019

Many thanks for taking time out of your busy schedule to post your review. We are very disappointed to read your review and pride ourselves on providing an excellent service and communication. We have taken you feedback on board as it will help us deliver...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2019

We stayed here as a family for 2 weeks in July 2019. The cost was nearly £4000, so we expected a top notch 3 Bed villa. There are some pluses, well maintained pool, nice bathrooms, privacy and security are all good. On the down side,...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank IanL975
NorthStar67500860653, VR Owner at Casa Santalena, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2019

I am sorry and surprised at these comments. We pride ourselves on our service and attention to detail and are disappointed that you feel we did not attend to your complaints/issues. If you had raised any other issues with us we would immediately have addressed...More

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

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Date of stay: February 2016
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at Santalena very recently and had a great time. The area of Sesmarias is quiet and peaceful, yet all the amenities we needed were within walking distance – a local shop, bars and two fantastic restaurants, one of which...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank alexturner2016
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Dishwasher
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Iron
TV
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
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Are there nightlife options close to this holiday rental? YesNoUnsure
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