The villa is located a few minutes from Santa Barbara de Nexe, a picturesque village with bars and (international and authentic) restaurants.
In the area you find 5-star resorts with the best golf- and tennis facilities, shopping malls, spa, the most beautiful beaches, (gourmet) supermarkets, wine stores, authentic villages with cheap but excellent (beach)restaurants for grilled fish, seafood, local quality meat.., mountains, hiking trails, fishing, watersports, snorkeling, boot tours, dolphin watching, bird watching (flamingo's)...
The best restaurant (2 michelin stars) and spa in Portugal is at only 25 minutes: vilajoya.com
It is the perfect place to enjoy absolute peace and silence in a natural environment but close to all attractions, adventure and sightseeing.
You can visit Sevilla in Spain (1h30) and Lisbon (2h30) by car. The spanish border is at 50 km.
Places to visit in the area: Alentejo province, Tavira, Evora, Flor do Crato, Ilha Deserta, Silves, Monchique, Sagres, Troia, Praia da Marinha, Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago...
The nature reserve Ria Formosa is at only 15 minutes.