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“Sublime tranquility”
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Villa Kaya Kwanga!
VIlla Kaya Kwanga
Cozy Lounge
Upstairs Bar
Burgandy Bedroom
Beautiful view from downstairs Drinks Deck
Dining Room
Pool and our land in the Olive Plot behind
Butterfly Bedroom
Purple Bedroom
Chill Out Zone in the Olive Grove!!!!
Upstairs Study with Sofa Bed and printer and Satelite TV
Luxury Upstairs En-Suite Bedroom
View from Drinks Deck (Downstairs)
Pool Area
The Chill Out Zone in the Olive Grove
View from the Chill Out Zone!!!!
View from the Downstairs Drinks Deck
Pool Area
Downstairs Bar and games area
Fully Equipped Kitchen
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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Paderne, Albufeira, Faro District, Algarve

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Allan S
Hitchin, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Sublime tranquility”
Reviewed 23 April 2012 for a stay in August 2011

Relaxation with stunning views with that all important big pool and deck area- perfect. The unspoilt view of a valley is rare in the Algarve but this is what you get in great comfort with luxury added touches- wifi, skytv, 2 separate bar areas and games area so perfect for a family. If you want an hour of total peace the reading area bulit in the adjacent olive grow is a great touch. The bustle of Albefuria is a short drive if you want to liven things up or go dolphine spotting (recommended- se photo) but get back to your villa and you will have total peace and quiet,

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Liked best: The pool area- outstanding
Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Judith B
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
1 review
“Kaya Kwanga is the perfect hideaway to kick back and relax with family and friends.”
Reviewed 1 March 2012 for a stay in July 2011

You cannot fail to relax and unwind at Kaya Kwanga. The set up is perfect for a family gathering. We travelled as a couple with two young boys and were joined by my Father to celebrate his 70th birthday and a teenage neice. My sister flew in as a suprise from Australia and we could not have had a better family reunion. The villa feels remote but is a short drive to local restaurnauts and a large shopping mall where you can purchase any provision you could ever need during your stay. The stunning beaches of the Algarve are an easy drive away.
The villa is very spacious with plenty of decks, verandahs and sitting areas so everyone has their own space. The lower deck is ideal for breakfast and lunch under the umbrella whilst the upstairs verandah is perfect for a bbq while watching the sun set with a bottle of local wine. The owners have managed to retain rustic charm while providing every modern comfort and the decor is very tastefull. The outside area is outstanding with a good sized pool with plenty of sunbeds and shady areas. The 'lookout' is perfect to chill out and take in the views over the olive groves.
Stephanie could not have been more helpful with the booking and the local property manager was extremely helpful while we were there. It all went like clockwork. Can't wait to return!

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Liked best: the lovely pool
Liked least: having to leave the beautiful villa!
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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WendAKAEn...
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Fantastic both in terms of Accommodation and Owners/Manager”
Reviewed 7 February 2012 for a stay in November 2011

I stayed with my family in Kaya Kwanga. There was seven of us, five adults and two young children.

We found the villa on the Internet and it appeared to be just what we needed. We weren't disappointed! It was fabulous.

A spacious and excellently equipped property, carefully maintained by the owners and manager so that it feels so homely whilst staying there. The facilities were many and varied.

The breakfast terrace overlooks the olive, almond, orange and pomegranate trees, and a path leads you down to the fantastic heated pool where we all had fun splashing around and relaxing on the loungers.

Attention to detail is incredible, in that everything needed is provided and so much more. You'll be able to see this from the many photos on the Internet of this property.
Things that you may not be aware of from the photos are all the extras that are in the villa, such as plenty of reading material for all ages, games to play, DVD's to watch.

The Manager there was extremely helpful and was easy to contact and happy to come over and see us about any queries we had.

Stephanie (Villa owner) was in touch regularly and treated us more like friends than rental strangers!

I would have no hesitation in recommending Kaya Kwanga to anyone wanting a spacious family villa to enjoy a relaxing holiday in Portugal.

A couple of points I would note: You need a vehicle to get out and about, and the drive to the Villa has some very narrow lanes to negotiate so it helps if you don't have huge hire vehicles to navigate the route with.

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Liked best: Spacious comfort, privacy and relaxation due to size and location of the property.
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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