We are very proud to present a new Sun-hat flagship villa for Summer 2020, Quinta do Mocho- a spectacular six bedroom property situated in Sitio dos Quartos, just 10-15 minutes drive away from the prestigious golf resorts of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo. The owners of this stunning, top of the range property have thought of absolutely everything required for your luxury family villa holiday in the Algarve and the villa comes highly recommended by the Sun-hat team!
The main living room of Quinta do Mocho is very spacious, with high double vaulted ceilings, mood lighting and glorious far reaching country views through the full length patio doors and windows. The 60'' wall mounted flat screen TV has a wide range of English language IPTV channels, including BBC, ITV, Sky Sports and BT Sports; Blu-ray DVD player and Bose surround sound with Bluetooth facility. On the mezzanine level overlooking the main living room is the library/ reading area, which provides access to the air conditioned office, with a printer/scanner, flat screen TVs, whiteboard, water dispenser, coffee making facilities and bluetooth speaker.
Next to the living room is the open plan dining area and kitchen, with dining table with seating for 8 persons and a separate breakfast table for 4 persons. The kitchen is fully equipped, with appliances including a dishwasher, 4 x gas hobs, 2 electric induction hobs, steamer, overhead extractor and lighting, 2 x integrated ovens, toaster, kettle, juicer, 2 fridges, 2 freezers, integrated microwave and coffee machine. There is a cold water dispenser (and the owners will kindly provide two large bottles per week to guests).
From the main living area of the villa, the lift provides direct access to the lower lawn gardens and to the games room, bar and gym. Packed with entertainment treats for all the family, this fabulous room is complete with air conditioning; surround sound; a wall mounted cinema screen and projector with a wide range of UK channels including sports, a blu-ray DVD player, Wii console and Playstation 3 (there are a small selection of games and DVDs available for clients); a darts board and the superb brand new retro 1970s style pinball machine!
The classy bar area, 'The Queen Nic', has a full length glass window looking directly into the pool- a truly impressive feature- and the bar is equipped with a drinks fridge and plenty of glasses, and you can stream your favourite sounds from your smart device to the Bluetooth speakers.
The gymnasium is comprehensively equipped and is complete with a wall mounted flat screen TV, weights bench, multi-gym, free weights, rowing machine, running machine, cycling machine, work out mats and TRX equipment.
The laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer and industrial ice machine (perfectly situated next to the bar) is also located on this floor, and there is also a bathroom with shower unit. There are two sofa beds in the games room, so two members of your party can sleep in this area if they prefer, as you have the shower room facilities- providing the maximum occupancy of 12 persons is not exceeded.
All bedrooms in Quinta do Mocho are air conditioned, and all of the en suite bathrooms include bathroom amenities- shampoo, shower gel etc. The three guest suites are on the ground floor of the villa. Suites one and two have king sized double beds and en suite bathrooms with shower unit, double vanities and towel heater. Guest suite three has a double bed, patio doors to the front patio and an en suite bathroom with shower. There are two additional guest cloakrooms on the ground floor of the property.
Bedrooms four, five and six are on the first floor of Quinta do Mocho. Bedroom four has a double bed, a Juliet balcony with far reaching country views and an en suite bathroom with towel heater. Bedroom five is a twin bedroom which can be prepared as a double upon request (zip and link beds), and an en suite bathroom with towel heater.
Bedroom six is the remarkable master suite, with super king double bed, Juliet balconies with amazing views all the way to the ocean, a walk-in wardrobe with safe and a superb en suite bathroom with double vanities, power shower, towel heater and bath tub with glorious country views through the cleverly positioned window.
The pool area of Quinta do Mocho is a real beauty, with far reaching views ocean views from the poolside terraces. The swimming pool measures 10 metres x 5 metres with corner steps entry and it can be heated for a weekly supplemental charge if required- there is an electric pool cover available to help retain the heat at night. The poolside terrace is furnished with sun loungers and there is a lovely shaded terrace with comfy seating.
Next to the pool is the impressive exterior dining area, with table and chairs for 10 persons and the excellent outdoor kitchen- with gas BBQ, gas hob and food preparation area. The outdoor kitchen can be lit at night and there is also lazer outdoor lighting for the poolside terraces and exterior dining area. With Bluetooth speakers on the terraces, your music can be enjoyed outside whilst you relax by the pool. Next to the dining area is a shaded side terrace with herb garden.
Adjacent to the lawn garden area, outside of the games room entrance is the terrace with pool table, table tennis table and a children's play house. The extensive lawn gardens are fabulous for the kids to play on, and there are a good selection of family garden games available -including giant Connect 4; giant Jenga; giant Dominoes, two five aside football goals and a children's trampoline. A seating area is situated at the end of the lawn gardens, the perfect spot to relax and read a book in peace and quiet- or perhaps drink a G&T whilst enjoying the far reaching country views.
There is space for parking on the villa forecourt for 5 or 6 vehicles, protected by the electric entry gates and the villa is equipped with a telephone entry system. There are an abundance of olive trees and fruit trees all around the extensive grounds of Quinta do Mocho- the fruit trees include orange trees, lime, lemon and kumquats.
Quinta do Mocho is located in Sitio dos Quartos, a short distance north of Almancil, a town in the heart of the golden triangle. Guests staying at this villa will be able to experience living in a tranquil countryside environment- yet you are still within close distance of a wide range of amenities.
Within close distance from the villa are the locally renowned Vale Formoso restaurants 'A Quinta' and the Michelin star 'Henrique Leis' restaurant and there are also a selection of good value restaurants in the local area and in nearby Almancil, a town where you will also find supermarkets, banks, chemists, shops and bars.
It is only a 10 minute drive from the villa to the prestigious golf resorts of Quinta do Lago and Vale do Lobo, where you can choose from seven top quality golf courses, fine restaurants, the fashionable Quinta shopping centre and some of the Algarve's most beautiful beaches can be found in this area. Heading north from the villa in the direction of Loule, a busy Portuguese town with a weekly market, you are just 10 minutes away from the brand new Mar shopping centre, which has a wide range of shops, eateries, an outlet shopping centre and cinema with English language films showing.
Rates include a maid cleaning service Monday- Friday, with a midweek bathroom towel change and a weekly towel and bed linen change.
A safe, pool towels and hairdryers in all bathrooms are provided for your convenience.
Prices quoted are per villa per week. Please note where your holiday dates cross multiple price bands the total holiday price is calculated per day per price band.
The rates quoted for 2021 bookings are based on 2020 rates and are subject to final confirmation around Oct / Nov 2020 when contracts are signed.
The following items may be added when you book this property.
Foodpack contents are as follows:- Sliced bread 1 loaf; Butter 250g; Semi-skimmed Milk 1 x 1 litre; White wine 1 x bottle; Orange Juice 1 x carton; 10 Tea Bags; 10 Sachets of Coffee; Water 2 x 1.5 litres; Lemonade x 1 bottle; Sugar x 25 Sachets; Ham 1 x 250g pack; Sliced cheese 1 x 250g pack; Seasonal fruit 4 x individual pieces; Tomatoes x 4; Eggs x 6; 1 large pack of crisps; 1 x jar of Jam; 1 x pack of biscuits.
Foodpack contents are as follows:- Sliced bread x 2 loaves; Butter 250g; Semi-skimmed Milk 2 x 1 litre; White wine x 1 bottle; Red wine x 1 bottle, Orange Juice 2 x cartons; 20 Tea Bags; 20 Sachets of Coffee; Water 1 x 5 litres; Lemonade x 2 bottle; Sugar x 50 Sachets; Ham 2 x 250g packs; Sliced cheese 2 x 250g packs; Seasonal fruit 8 x individual pieces; Tomatoes x 8; Eggs x 12; 2 large packs of crisps; 1 x jar of Jam; 2 x packs of biscuits.
Bespoke Arrival shopping as per client request. Payable in resort, €1.00 per item on receipt (minimum charge €25.00) plus cost of shopping bill
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