Algarve,East Algarve
7 Bedrooms   7.5 Bathrooms 12 Max Guests   Deluxe Retreat

Oceanfront Villa for Chic Algarve Retreat as Featured by Forbes

★★★★★ 1 review

"Timeless… Not just a home but a unique experience! And, if our word wasn’t enough, recently featured in Forbes online magazine in the travel section. " - Reviewed by Lisa

Timeless… Not just a home but a unique experience!

Just when you thought you’d seen it all, you discover the evocative scenery of the Ria Formosa, lost in eternity with a pace of its very own. This tantalizing step back to an ageless era brings another perspective to vacationing in the Algarve.

Relaxed chic with no creature comfort or understated luxury left wanting, this imposing luxury Algarve rental home instantly transports you from the stresses of real life to the yesteryear world of gracious living.

Savor every delightful detail in this unique retreat set in 4 hectares of lovingly cared for olive, carob and almond trees. Soak up the south-facing sun with a front row seat to the everchanging magical seascape. Known for its biodiversity, this nature preserve is home to 20,000 regular water birds (inc. flamingos) and ancient fishing techniques like clamming.

Let the private captain take you out on the property speedboat to discover almost virgin beaches on the doorstep or sit on one of the numerous patios at sunset reveling in the ebb and flow of the tides.

Cozy interiors and enchanting exteriors coupled with exceptionally friendly service, mealtimes utilizing herbs, fruits and vegetables from the garden and endless days of sunshine make this a truly standout experience.

Special Features

  • 2 swimming pools (heated)
  • Use of private speedboat with captain
  • Pier
  • Private access to the beach
  • 4 hectares of private land
  • Walkways throughout property
  • 2 Fully fitted and equipped kitchens
  • Indoor/outdoor living and dining
  • 2 Fireplaces
  • 2 Charcoal BBQs
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mosquito screens on all windows
  • Smart TV with Airplay2 and UE Boom speaker
  • Paddleboards
  • Kayaks
  • Underfloor heating
  • AC in all bedrooms
  • WIFI

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

Scene-stealing views dominate each of the lovely light-filled bedroom suites. Each room offers a different angle from which to overlook the ebbing and flowing tides, the beautiful bird life, and the passing boats. Window frames complete each perfect picture, and the soothing tones of the ample-sized rooms blend beautifully with the whole peaceful and harmonious setting.

One distinct master suite presents itself in each wing due to the oversized private patios, but all rooms are created equal in size and offer serene views.

Charming bathrooms clad in hand-painted Portuguese tiles are warm and cozy with underfloor heating.

Bathrooms 3 and 7 can double for use as social bathrooms.


Sleeps 2 – Double bed. Master style with en-suite bathroom. Superb views over the Ria and an oversized private terrace.

Sleeps 2 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom. Superb views over the Ria.

Sleeps 2 – Two Twin beds. En-suite bathroom. Superb views over the Ria


Sleeps 2 – Double bed. Master style with a large en-suite bathroom offering an oversized walk-in shower and twin vanities. Access to an oversized private terrace and superb views over the Ria.

Sleeps 2 – Double bed. En-suite bathroom. Superb views over the Ria.

Sleeps 2 – Two Twin beds. En-suite bathroom. Superb views over the Ria.

Sleeps 2 – Two Twin beds. Shared social bathroom with shower and vanity. Superb views over the Ria.


Living Areas

Two side-by-side homes unite to create both cozy living and dining spaces for small groups (ideal for families travelling together), or fabulous spaces for large group entertaining. The choice is yours: Dining under the stars at a long, weathered wood trestle table for 16, or breakfast for 2 on a private patio?

Each home features its own kitchen, living/dining rooms, patios, and swimming pool. The east home with three-bedroom suites and the west with four are all cohesive with harmonious décor and a similar look and discreetly classic feel.

Privacy abounds. Finding the ideal spot to cater for everybody’s whims and wants is never a problem in this unpretentiously elegant home.

Rental Price Includes

  • Suitable for 12 adults or can sleep up to 14 if accompanied by children.
  • Daily two-meal preparation service (food €)
  • Housekeeping 7 times a week
  • Bed linen and towels changed once a week
  • Use of speed boat with Skipper
  • Two stand-up paddleboards
  • Three kayaks
  • 24/7 Ambassador service (concierge)
  • Itinerary planning, pre- and post-arrival
  • Wi-Fi

Know Before You Go

  • Completely private location on 4 hectares
  • Bedroom suites split between two buildings, no interior connection
  • WIFI internet can be spotty at times due to ocean front location.
  • Indoor dining table seats 12
  • Guests may choose which meals they will have. Choice between breakfast, lunch or dinner.
  • Menus will be supplied by in-house cook with focus on healthy, local, and organic ingredients (all dietary restrictions will be adhered to).
  • Smart TVs but no cable or satellite service
  • A security deposit might be required after booking confirmation (PT0147)

Staff and Services

  • Private Butler (€)
  • Masseuse (€)
  • Yoga Instructor (€)
  • Daily housekeeper

Kids Services & Activities

  • Children welcome

Pet Policy

  • Sorry, no pets allowed

Activities Available On-Site or Nearby

  • Bird watching, water sports, fishing, beach, golf, hiking, biking, sailing, boating, horseback riding, swimming, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, sightseeing, cooking classes, yoga

Additional Services ($€£)

  • Round-trip airport transportation
  • In-villa spa service
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Tours and excursions
  • Fitness personnel
  • Babysitting services
  • Infant equipment rentals
  • Security personnel
  • Translators
  • Private guides
  • Other services may be available – just ask!

Your Ambassadors

Mário Morais

"For the past 12 years, I've been making Algarve visitors’ dreams come true. My goal is to give guests the best holidays ever!

Mário Morais