St Barbara de Nexe villas

st barbara de nexe villas algarve

st barbara de nexe villas

Tucked away in the Algarve region of Portugal is the quiet village of St. Barbara De Nexe. Situated on the site of an old Bronze Age Hill Fort it has incredible views of the countryside around it. The village is picturesque with its old church and bell tower, a landmark that has been in situ for around 400 years.

The Algarve has gained a reputation as being an ideal place for a holiday. It is particularly suited to families because of the sandy beaches and attractive countryside.

St Barbara De Nexe villas are ideal for a relaxing break where you can do what you want according to your whim of the time. It could be lounging beside the villa’s private pool, or exploring the village and its typical local architecture, or venturing on to more distant villages and investigating the local history.

St Barbara De Nexe villas come fully equipped with a TV and DVD player to keep the children occupied when it is too hot to venture outside. The cooking and washing facilities are more than adequate for dealing with the number of people in the villa. The villas have a laundry room to deal with all the wet costumes and to wash clothes. Shopping for fresh locally produced foodstuffs can be done daily at the town market not far from the villas. Souvenirs, locally produced crafts and other items can be found at the Gypsy or Flea markets which are held in Faro on the second Sunday of each month and Almancil on the 1st and 4th Sunday of the Month. These towns are within driving distance of St Barbara de Nexe. If you don’t want to cook there are always the local restaurants to try.

st barbara de nexe villas algarveThere are a couple of travel options if you do not want to spend all the time at the villa, the bus service is reasonably priced and the buses are kept in a good condition. Timetables and routes can be found on-line.

Should you want to travel to the more distant cities such as Lisbon, consider using the train, thought to be a good alternative to the bus with better views en-route. And of course, it is always possible to hire a car and move freely where the mood takes you. Drivers must be over 21 years of age and held a licence for one year or more. Reputable car hire companies will ensure that you have the correct documentation.

Staying in St Barbara De Nexe allows guests to make the most of the activities available in the Algarve that may not otherwise be so accessible. Horse riding is available for the beginner or the more experienced rider with the added advantage of being able to see the countryside at close quarters. Being close to the sea there are a number of related activities. You can take a boat trip around the coast with the possibility of seeing a shark or dolphin. Or you can find a quiet beach to enjoy a leisurely barbeque or sunbathe, or go diving. Portugal is gaining a reputation for its golf courses which can be found throughout the Algarve and within driving distance of the town.

4 Bedroom villas:
Retiro do Avo

3 Bedroom villas:
SofiaSolar da MontanhaVilla de Santa AntonioVivenda Christhalie

st barbara de nexe villas