1BR Cottage Vacation Rental in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Vacation Rentals

Updated on Jan 11, 2020

Garden Cottage of a Country Villa with Pool, Mountain and stunning Seaviews

Located in: Alcaria Cova
The Love Nest is located on the foothills of the Monte Sao Miguel range, an elevated setting with lovely mountain and stunning coastal sea views overlooking the distant offshore islands and towns from Fuseta to Olhao and Faro.

A rural country area in natural wild shrub land setting, very safe ideal for rambling country walks along the many lanes or mountain tracks to suit all levels of fitness or just unwind and take in the peace and quiet.
Shopping and village markets, festivals and affordable restaurants from 1.5 Km away.

The offshore islands beckon with endless, uncrowded and sun-drenched beaches, easily accessed by either water taxis or small ferries docking below in Olhao or Fuseta, under 10 minutes away.
The easy access to the A22 motorway allows all Algarve’s appealing entertainments, sport activities and even Spain to be very accessible, all within a 30minute drive.

The cottage is detached back to back across a shared rear courtyard from our main home Casa Lami.
The cottage has own garden and boule court also nearby Gazebo for alfresco dining.
Another seperately elevated garden terrace with very private sundeck and more panoramic views. A very safe undercover shared carport.

The pool has no overlooking villas and is located at the front of our main bungalow house, and guests have own separate easy access at all times.
PLEASE NOTE that although the pool is located in front of the main house it is NOT A SHARED POOL AT ALL, as the owners are a long retired couple with a lifetime under an African sun and NEVER USE THE POOL.

The LOVE NEST was converted from our detached extra-large double garage into a cosy very comfortable open plan studio cottage for two.

An ample lounge area with comfortable IKEA seating plus rocking chair, an open plan archway links the bedroom with Emperor size double bed with memory foam topper over posturepedic mattresses, ironed all cotton bedlinen with all seasons duvets, an ample dressing area leads to an ensuite bathroom with shower, basin, toilet and crisp sundried cotton towels.

Another archway links the lounge to a breakfast bar and a self-catering on granite tops kitchenette with fridge freezer, microwave grill, toaster, washing sink, kettle, juicer, coffee machines, hob and heavy duty extractor fan. All fully equipped for self-catering plus all usual expendables down to table serviettes are all inclusive.

The cottage is on ceramic floor tiles with scatter rugs, air conditioning, extra cooling fans and electric heaters.
Free unlimited Wi Fi Internet, Satellite Smart TV, Netflix suitable with free view BBC/SKY, DVD, CD, Hi Fi. Small wine bar with compliments of the house.
A free for local calls Mobile phone to remain in contact with owner management, also ideal take along mobile for handy standby advice to make sure our guests have a care free holiday

A weekly combined cottage and pool cleaning service, a full change of linen, fresh cotton bath towels and also pool/beach towels are provided. The cottage is maintained with most usual household expendables all-inclusive at no extra cost.
A welcome pack of wine, beer and some fridge essentials is provided to set your holiday off to a good start

The preferred changeover is Saturday but we are flexible wherever dates fit in reasonably with other bookings. To allow for cleaning on check-out please vacate by 10am and normal check-in time is 2pm, however, whenever possible we gladly adjust for earlier or later flights times.

The property is on 3800sq meters of elevated private rural land overlooking some scattered villas below, it is securely fenced in with an automated entrance gate, driveway and mature gardens, grass lawns and tall palm trees.

As the property is on variable sloping land care has been taken to avoid riser steps making it ideal for elderly or infirm to negotiate the cottage, parking, garden, pool and main house all on one level with aid of a few gentle ramps.

The Cottage has an own separate front and rear entrance with an outdoor gazebo for alfresco dining. Plus an additional elevated terrace sundeck for very private suntanning, a Hot Jacuzzi Tub for 2, plus hammocks, barbeque and more stunning coastal views

The villa pool is 'L' shaped 24mts square area, ranges from 1.2 to 1.9m deep and has deep "champagne" seating steps, with sun loungers plus umbrellas, no overlooking houses.

For hot evenings the floodlit court awaits you for fun filled games of boule.

The cottage is owner managed, they have over 16 years’ experience in renting out their holiday properties. Their guest´s PRIVACY, SAFETY, SECURITY and wellbeing is most important to them and knowing holidays are the most precious times of all, special care is taken to ensure a care free holiday.

Being an approved and licensed holiday property the cottage is inspected and conforms to the comfort and safety standards such as:
Gas and Smoke detector alarms in the kitchen area / Strategically placed 2 category Fire Extinguishers plus Fire blanket and luminous Exit signs / Power failure emergency lighting / First Aid Kit cupboard visibly wall mounted, to which we add extra anti-histamine tablets and creams to instantly reduce discomfort from stings and bites.

During economic austerity times some 10 years ago, we installed into all 4 our properties top of the range yet easy to use Security Direct Alarms Systems to prevent unpleasant break-in intrusions spoiling our guest’s holidays.
However, as our permanent home Casa Lami alarm system is linked with our annex Love Nest cottage we only ever use the alarm when absent and vacant on lengthy periods, trusting the many alarm warning signs fixed all around our property is an adequate deterrent.

NOTABLY THIS ALARM SYSTEM ALSO OFFERS EXTRA PEACE OF MIND for emergency instant reaction, as it is directly linked via GPS to Police Villa Vigilance Service / The Fire Brigade / Emergency Ambulance with Paramedics / Plus a mere touch of a button away from National Emergency Service 112 attention, all of whom readily speak English.

Although the Love Nest is detached but situated in close proximity with the owners’ main house, our guest’s privacy remains paramount.

The LOVE NEST is managed as a holiday cottage by the owners, a retired couple from South Africa who have lived in the Algarve for many years. They have another 2 holiday properties completely private with own pool; please refer to Villa Monte Fava 8000504 or (P310) and also to Villa Monte Mar 8039605 or (P6170)
All 3 properties are approved and licensed for holiday letting. The owners love the Algarve and, knowing holidays are precious to us all, they are keen to furnish more information or advice so that you may make a happy choice and maybe return year after year.
They speak English, German and Zulu, some Portuguese and follow Flemish/Dutch
Get the full listing »

More Vacation Rentals Near Alcaria Cova,

VRBO.com logo

Beautiful two bed house with pool and sea views near Obidos, Portugal

2 bedroom house in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

A beautiful, modern two bedroom house, both bedrooms with en-suite bath/shower rooms. Decorated in the traditional Portuguese style, the villa has its own pool (6 metres by 2.5 metres), large patio...

106 Green North in Ribeira Grande by the sea and municipal swimming pools

3 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

3 bedroom apartment located in the center of the island, near the sea, 3 min walk from public swimming pool and small beach and restaurants, 5 minutes drive from Areal Beach Santa Barbara (beach well...

House Odeceixe - Central - 2 Bedrooms - Fully Equipped - 10618 / AL

2 bedroom cottage in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

2 bedroom villa in the center of Odeceixe next to the main services, Restaurants, Bakery, Grocery, Parish Council, Municipal Market, Post Office, among others. The house consists of:  1 bedroom with...

Quiet 4 bedroom villa with pool and close to the sea

4 bedroom house in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Villa of 300 m² fully air conditioned on large enclosed plot of 2800 m², garden, swimming pool, parking, garage, balconies, facing South / South West, pergola. This quiet villa is just 5 minutes...

Family Villa with private pool in quiet area. Near to beach. Wi-Fi & Air Con

3 bedroom villa in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

This homely villa gives a really warm welcoming feeling immediately on entering its grounds. The accommodation comprises:- 3 good size bedrooms: 2 twins on the ground floor and a double en suite on...

Penthouse apartment With Swimming Pool And Fantastic Ocean View

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

This penthouse apartment is situated in Funchal, at Formosa beach, with an amazing view to the Atlantic Ocean and direct access to the beach. To profit the mild climate of Madeira island, you can...

Excellent apartment in family resort + Free Internet with Air Condion

1 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

AL / 29680 T1 - Sleeps 4 adults + 2 children in bunk beds Apartment inserted in excellent family resort of 4 stars, where you can enjoy the calm, quiet and warmth of the bay. All guests can also take...

Luxury Villa with Large Pool and Stunning Ocean View in Carvoeiro Region

3 bedroom villa in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Casa del Rei stands on a small hill in the middle of a 3000sq meter plot, its garden planted with typical flora of Algarve, palm and fruit trees, cacti and shrubs. It enjoys superb panoramic views...

Enchanted Tavira City Center AL

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Located in the center of the beautiful Tavira, this apartment offers great panoramic views over the old town, the churches and the ideal choice for your spring or summer holidays, short or winter...

Apartment in condominium with swimming pool - Garden

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

The apartment is located in a gated community, very quiet, in the village of Ericeira, 100 meters walk from the beaches of San Sebastian and Algodio and 5 minutes walk from the center of Ericeira...

Superb apartment in historic Lagos, free wifi and UK TV channels

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

This ground floor apartment offers the ideal central location for a holiday in historic Lagos. Furnished to a high standard and family friendly with a video entry system. The apartment offers air...

Luxury ***** ground floor apartment, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, free wifi.

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Parque da Corcovada. Luxury apartment in block 37 located on the ground floor. Spacious balcony with plenty of privacy on the south-east with two sunbeds, rotating umbrella, large table with chairs...

Apartment T1 + 1 Sesimbra. WiFi + cable TV + A / C

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Find a unique relationship between the sea and the mountains in a truly calm place. With large areas and all facing the sea, this is the perfect space to spend a holiday, combining the comfort of an...

Beautiful beach, Grange, near the A29 or IC1 motorway, connecting Porto-Lisbonne

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Large south facing apartment is close to the beautiful beach of Granja (1.5km), between the cities of Porto (15Kms) and Espinho (3kms), has easy public transportation to both cities, and is next to...

Luxury apartment in Chiado, the most vibrant Lisbon neighbourhood - Free parking

2 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Chiado 1 is a charming 2 bedrooms apartment in a building built in the year 2000. Decoration is refined, some how minimalist but very cozy. Rooms are very comfortable with built in closets and the...


1 bedroom house in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Three separate bedrooms are an undeniable advantage for visitors looking for accommodation That is perfect for 8 people, It Should be NOTED That in Addition to 6 adults-WE CAN ALSO EXTRA Accommodate 2...

Typical house in Algarve in rural area 15 minutes from the beaches

3 bedroom cottage in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Country house with patio, garden, terrace, private entrance. The house consists of 3 bedrooms 3 bathrooms living room with fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with appliances and crockery. Terrace with...

House with large garden, barbecue and sea view, ideal for families

4 bedroom house in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Located 800 meters from one of the best beaches on the coast of Ericeira, Praia de S. Lourenço. Well furnished and equipped, it has a large garden with a view of the sea, a barbecue area with dining...

Friendly Rentals Salvador

1 bedroom apartment in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Licence number: 28599/AL Live in the heart of Alfama and meet true lisboners Stay at this charming one bedroom flat located in a typical house of Alfama, and experience the life of one of the most...

Chestnut House - Eido do Orchard, small house in tranquil countryside

1 bedroom cottage in Alcaria Cova, Caixa Postal 201-652 ESTOI

Small house in the center of a typical village, equipped with internet, air conditioning, ceramic hob, fridge, oven, microwave, and dishwasher. Rural and quiet area, suitable for rest and nature...
VRBO.com logo

goodideazs, LLC is not affiliated with the authors of this post nor is it responsible for its content, the accuracy and authenticity of which should be independently verified.

About| Advertise| Terms| Privacy| Contact A Greater Town

Copyright © 2007-2018 goodideazs, LLC. All rights reserved.