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Spacious 4-bed 3-bath Villa, AC, Pool (Child fence), old town 6-10 minutes walk.

Tavira Island has 12km of white strands and excellent facilities -- and also a secluded nudist beach
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Tavira Island has 12km of white strands and excellent facilities -- and also a secluded nudist beach
The Villa overlooking the pool - see child fence.
View from Utility Room Tce
Living room with AC and TV
Living room with AC and TV
Shaded dining on the terrace beside the Kitchen
Dining Room with AC and TV
Dining Room with AC and TV
Kitchen with breakfast island
Kitchen; American fridge with ice-maker and water filter.
Kitchen; American fridge with ice-maker and water filter.
Master bedroom with AC, TV, Bathroom en suite.
Master Bedroom
Bathroom off Master Bedroom.
Master Bathroom
Second double bedroom
Second double bedroom
Twin bedroom 01
Twin bedroom 01
Twin bedroom 02 with AC and TV
Twin bedroom 02
The view from twin bedroom 02
Shower room
Tavira Island has 12km of white strands and excellent facilities
All aboard for the island!
Main square beside the Roman Bridge.
Golf courses near Tavira.
Ebbtide in Tavira.
The Roman Bridge.
Tavira's Irish Bar
Aerial view looking toward downtown Tavira
River traffic in downtown Tavira
Downtown Tavira at Ebbtide
Riding schools in Tavira
Tavira's Roman Bridge
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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Tavira, Faro District, Algarve
NB: On parle aussi Francais. Wir sprechen auch Deutsch.
Unlike many properties misleadingly described as being “in Tavira town”, Villa Boa Vista is actually a 6 to 10 minute walk (depending on age, agility and encumbrance) to the Roman Bridge which is generally acknowledged as the centre point of the old town!
This is a large detached 4-bed, 3-bath, fully air-conditioned villa on an 800sqm lot. With a wrap-around marble-tiled terrace at ground floor level and a roof terrace at first floor level, the villa offers panoramic views along the river, over the Roman Bridge, the Moorish Castle, and the old town, and out to sea. A choice of footpaths at the back of the villa leads down quickly (6-10 minutes depending on age agility and encumbrance) to the Roman Bridge which is generally regarded as the centre point of the old town; a car is not...
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About the Owner, Ted M
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
The villa is looked after by a local couple. On arrival, a welcome basket awaits you -- water, wine, beer, sodas, milk, cheese, crackers, cold meats, etc. Viktoriya Zadorozhnya waits at the villa for your arrival and shows you the layout, how things work, etc.
Viktoriya and her husband are a phone call away on a 24/7 basis should any minor urgencies occur.
The owner (Ted Mooney) is not in Portugal during the summer but can be contacted by phone.
The relevant phone numbers are supplied to all clients once a booking is confirmed.
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

What a great residence. Fabulous property, Fabulous location, Fabulous views. Swimming pool was a perfect size and whilst we were there, had a water temperature of around 28 deg C. The view over the town and out to sea is fantastic. It's about a 10...More

1  Thank MaggiesMark
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2014


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We accept only family parties or mature adults, no 'Singles' parties. Pet dogs (no cats, allergy issues) may be accepted but prior formal acceptance an ABSOLUTE NECESSITY. If you...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Crib
    2 Kings
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Default 7 nights
RM 9,341
23 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
7 nights
RM 8,041
1 Sep 2018 -
5 Oct 2018
7 nights
RM 9,341
6 Oct 2018 -
2 Nov 2018
7 nights
RM 8,041
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  • Damage Deposit: RM 1,444 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Wir sprechen auch deutsch. On parle aussi Francais.
Family parties or mature adults only, no 'singles'.
Weekly rates are in Euro per week for up to 8 guests.
Ninth guest €70 per week in travel cot or camp-bed..
Book Online with TripAdvisor in € or with Portugolf for GB£ or US$ and for French or German.
Airport transfers on request (€50/35 minutes for 5/6 PAX).
Changeover Day: Saturday.
Check-in 4pm. Check-out 10.30am. Both flexible if overlapping bookings permit.
Weekly rates include air-con, WiFi, Cable TV, Final cleaning, towels, bed-linen, etc.
Towels, bed-linen, routine cleaning, etc, weekly.
Travel cot and/or high chair free if requested when booking.
Late arrival service charge £/€/$15 after 8pm (20h00) if notified latest when making second payment, otherwise £/€/$30 deducted from Security Deposit.

Le taux hebdomadaire s'applique à jusqu'à 8 invités. 9ème invité en lit pliant ou lit bébé 70 € par semaine.
Chaise haute ou lit bébé gratuit sur demande lors d...
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About the neighbourhood
There are many small local villages within easy reach. Santa Luzia, octopus capital of the Algarve; Cachopo, renowned for game dishes in its restaurants; Cacela Velha, an old fort town dating back to the Moors.
There are many street markets a fascinating selection of bric-a-brac.
The Rio Formosa Natural Park surrounds Tavira -- you can go bird-watching, butterfly-chasing, cycling, horse-riding -- or simply wander!
The Tavira Camara (Town Council) mounts a great selection of free events throughout the season.
There are two in the villa, explore the Rio Formosa along designated cycle tracks.
Tavira Island, with its bars, restaurants, massage facilities, lounger and umbrella rental, etc is a magnet for sun-worshippers.
Getting around
A commuter train runs along the Algarve coast from the Spanish border in the east through Tavira, Olhao, Faro, Albufeira, Portimao, etc, to Lagos in the west. In Faro, you can connect with the high speed express to Lisbon.
Express buses link Tavira to Faro, Seville, Lisbon while local buses ply to the towns and villages of the Algarve hinterland.
Taxis in Tavira are inexpensive, typically €4 in the urban area.
There are several ferries offering a shuttle service to Tavira Island with return fares from €1,50 adult and €0,90 child.
There are many cycleways in the Ria Formosa Nature Park which extends for many kilometers around Tavira and two bicycles are available in the villa.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 35.0 km
Railway: Tavira: 1.0 km
Ferry: San Sebastian or Bilbao: 1,000.0 km
Faro is the most convenient airport but you can also fly into Lisbon and take the train to Tavira -- and train fares are remarkably inexpensive compared to typical UK costs.
From the A22 motorway which runs between Faro and Seville, take the Tavira exit. Follow the N270 direction Tavira. After 4km come to a roundabout on the N125 ordinary road which connects Faro with the Spanish border. Turn left, direction Spain. After 800m there is a sign to the right for Tavira (just before a tall river bridge). Take this turn and turn right again immediately into Colina da Asseca where you will find Villa Boa Vista.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (9,618)
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