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Very good
14 reviews
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Bedroom with Balcony
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Spacious Living Room with Large Couch, Flat TV, Blu-Ray, Surround System, Sky-tv
Spacious Living Room with Large Couch, Flat TV, Blu-Ray, Surround System, Sky-tv
Spacious Living Room with Large Couch, Flat TV, Blu-Ray, Surround System, Sky-tv
Bedroom with Balcony
Bedroom
Bedroom
Bedroom with Balcony
View From Bedroom Balcony over the Pool & Games annex
Kitchen
BBQ- New Large Tables & New comfortable arm chairs & Shade covering all area
BBQ- New Large Tables & New comfortable arm chairs & Shade covering all area
BBQ- New Large Tables & New comfortable arm chairs & Shade covering all area
Very spacious garden, property fenced completely private
Games Room
Gymnasium
Lounge Area
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10 Bedrooms, 10 Bathrooms, Sleeps 26
Vale do Lobo, Faro District, Algarve

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Gina W
London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Super stay”
Reviewed 19 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015
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Just back today from staying here at the Villa Laranja. We were a group of 14 on a yoga holiday. The owner could not do enough to help us. Arranged for us to have a cook come in three times during our stay. Very happy with accommodation. Villa is really roomy I have no complaints. Bed was comfortable. Heated pool. Beach was a 15 minute walk. Nice restaurant and owners at the beach too.
If I had one negative comment it would be that there wasn't a separate toilet down stairs and we had to go to our bedrooms to use the facilities.
Would definitely come again.

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Management Response
21 Sep 2015
Dear Gina,

thank you so much for your stay, I'm glad you have enjoyed the villa and your yoga holiday, I will look into this and improve the villa with a new WC having access from the outdoor close to the pool.
Hope to have you here on the future again,
Best wishes,
Filipe
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David S
Loughborough, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fantastic place for a large group or family.”
Reviewed 26 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We had a brilliant stay here with 10 members of our family for a 50th Anniversary , only for a week but could have stayed forever ! Masses of space for all , including a 2 bed bungalow in the grounds if needed, the owners are extremely helpful, they can also supply a cook who is very good ,in fact if we go again we will have her do all the cooking not just 2 nights, the pool is not the largest but the beach is within walking distance , the games room is a definite bonus , the whole place was clean and perfect for children or adults to stay . I will go back again .

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Liked best: The space, multiple sitting area's , the owner and his staff.
Liked least: Coming home.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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John M
Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Perfect Big Family Villa”
Reviewed 8 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015
3
people found this review helpful

Myself and my family stayed here from 24/04 to 02/05. There was 25 of us in total including a mix of Adults, Children and Infants.

Although the villa is stated as called villa Laranja it is best just to refer to it as "33 Fonte Santa" as everyone knows where that is - No one knows its called Laranja.

Most bed rooms have en-suite or shared en-suite facilities. The rooms were all of a good size and suited a mixed family/group with a mix of twin beds and doubles. The living area was very spacious and had plenty of comfy seating - enough for everyone!

Kitchen was a good size and had great cooking facilities with 3 fridge freezers and everything you would ever need to cook with! Pool was a little smaller than the pictures made it look however still big enough providing all 26 of you don't go in at the same time :).

Very well kept gardens, grass and have a lovely lemon tree at the bottom of the gard which goes great in your drinks on a night!

We paid for kegs of beer whilst we were there and would highly recommend it as was €150 per keg but you got about 70 pints out of it so only worked out just over £1.20 a pint and was lovely - very refreshing in the sunshine whilst chilling in your own private space.

The villas location was also quite good. It was only a 5-10 minute walk to a big Lidl shopping market to get your weeks shopping in and cheap booze and also a few close restraunts and bars nearby. Also on a Wednesday there is a huge market next to Lidl which sells just about anything and you can pick stuff up very cheap - Just remember to barter!

Taxi to Villamoura will take you 10 minutes and is only €10 so you are in arms reach of some real nice resorts but also have the option to chill in your peaceful villa!

All in all a great experience and would definitely recommend this villa to anyone!

I am sure we will return again in the not so distant future.

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Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
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Liked best: The whole villa!
Liked least: Beds were a little firm but each to their own preference
Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Charlotte...
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Perfect for our first family holiday in 20 years”
Reviewed 2 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014
2
people found this review helpful

My family and I stayed at this villa for a week and had a lovely time.

The ages of our group ranged from 3 to 74 and there was plenty of space and lots to do for all ages. Having sky and bt & setanta sports on the TV was a bonus for the football fans among us too.

All the bedrooms having their own en suite bathrooms was a real bonus, and there was a midweek towel / bedding change, which was a nice surprise.

We had hire cars, which we were glad of, as it wasn't really walking distance from any restaurants for some members of the group, but with such a well equipped kitchen and large barbecue are we didn't go out for many meals. We also took advantage of the option to buy a keg of Estrella Damm for the pump in the games room / barbecue area, which was an added bonus.

Filipe and everyone we met during our stay were very very friendly and helpful and we wouldn't hesitate to recommend this villa, in fact we hope to book again ourselves.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ady944
sheffield
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Superb base for our large group”
Reviewed 22 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
2
people found this review helpful

We loved our stay at the villa and Filipe couldn't have been any better even though he had a lot going on with his other properties nothing was too much trouble for him.

This is a superb villa for a large group there were 20 of us staying and we never felt squashed in as the villa and plot is huge.

With all the extras like sky, wifi etc it is like a home from home, 8 of us played golf and all course were within a 15minute drive so was perfect and Vilamoura marina for the evenings was only a 10 euro taxi ride away, Lidl is a 15 minute walk as well as a handful of traditional restaurants.
This holiday made a welcome change from the usual all inclusive holidays everyone goes on nowadays, this is how holidays should be.

We are now looking a booking for next year, maybe try one of the other villas.
Thanks Filipe

Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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