The villa, Monte de Val d'el Rei is an elegant bespoke villa built in a traditional Portuguese style situated in a high position within a secluded valley, a 10 minute drive from the beach and local towns like Lagoa, Carvoeiro and Portimao, and 40 minutes from Faro airport. The villa, with substantial mature gardens and grounds, is set around an internal cobbled courtyard with a heated swimming pool to the front of the house. Inside, the house has terracotta tiled floors, high ceilings, internal hardwood window shutters, wood-burning fireplaces and a large living room with French doors opening onto the courtyard. The rear patio and barbecue area leads from the fully equipped kitchen and overlooks rolling fields and vineyards, making it the ideal peaceful villa for a family or friends to relax and enjoy the sun.
The Villa has 4 beds, 3 baths, Sleeps 8 people.
The kitchen is an informal environment focused around the large wooden table, with plenty of marble worksurfaces. Fully equipped, it has an oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher and larder. The utility room, with washing machine and dryer is off the kitchen.
Living room :
The spacious living room with vaulted ceilings has french windows onto the rear of the house and the internal courtyard. The room, with large sofa’s and
seats, has a large fireplace as the focus. There is also a TV with satellite reception.
Master bedroom :
The master bedroom with ensuite bath and shower has built in wardrobes flanking the french window with country views.
Guest bedroom :
The guest bedroom with ensuite shower is on the opposite side of the courtyard from the other bedrooms. It has french windows with wooden shutters opening onto the courtyard and another window overlooking the pool.
Bedroom 3 :
The third bedroom has two single beds, built in wardrobes and windows with wooden shutters.
Bedroom 4 :
A large double bedroom with french doors opening onto the courtyard, built in wardrobes and a window to the front of the house.
Family bathroom :
The third shower room is between bedroom 3 & 4.
The house is set on three sides around an internal courtyard which is entered from the front of the house. It is a cobbled area with central well and shade provided by a verandah roof that circles the house, with bouganivilla and jasmine cascading over the front walls.
Barbecue area :
The barbecue area is accessed from the kitchen or the side of the house. A cobbled area with marble table and benches, there is a built in barbecue sink and power point.
Swimming pool :
The 15 meter heated swimming pool is to the front of the house with a cobbled bathing area, outdoor shower, sunbeds and pool lights. It is surrounded by palm trees, gardens and open countryside. We require advance notice to heat the pool since it takes a few days to heat up.
Parking is to the front of the house on a large cobbled driveway.
The maid comes twice a week.
Looks after the grounds once a week.