A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Eastern Algarve, Portugal

2017 / Episode 9 on 27 July 2017

Episode 9

Berkshire charity worker Lynda Feymor has travelled all over the world, but it’s Portugal’s beautiful Eastern Algarve that’s captured her heart. With a budget of £175,000 Jasmine Harman scours every nook and cranny of the local market to find five properties, but do any of them give Lynda the “feeling” she is searching for and does she make an offer?
Property 1: Two-bedroom detached cottage

Property 1:

Two-bedroom detached cottage

Property one is a charming restored detached 2-bedroom cottage with swimming pool located within a village environment, with the benefit of walking distance to the local Café and restaurant. It's also less than a 5-minute drive from the centre of Sao Bras De Alportel (https://algarvecompletepropertyservices.com/). 

Property 2: Three-bedroom villa

Property 2:

Three-bedroom villa

Property two is a traditional three-bedroom Portuguese property at superb value. Situated in a popular area less than five minutes drive to Tavira and the wonderful beaches of Eastern Algarve. Lovely south facing terrace, with long sweeping views through the Orange Groves to the sea (http://www.idealhomesportugal.com/).

Property 3: Three-bedroom country house

Property 3:

Three-bedroom country house

Property three is a three-bedroom country house that is suitable for either holiday home or permanent living. It was completely restored in 2012, has an open plan kitchen area, one bedroom and bathroom. Upstairs are another two rooms, with access to a roof terrace and views to the coast (https://www.ellisrealestateportugal.com/).

Property 4: Three-bedroom villa

Property 4:

Three-bedroom villa

Property four is a traditional four-bedroom traditional villa is set in the little village of Cortes Perreira, 6 km away from Alcoutim within a Portuguese community. The property is neither isolated nor overlooked. It is set on one level and has 2 entrances on 2 streets (http://www.togofor-homes.com/)

Property 5: Two-bedroom house

Property 5:

Two-bedroom house

Property five is a rustic style detached two-bedroom house on two floors with a lounge on the top floor with kitchen and bedrooms on the lower level. It maximises the wonderful views and is walking distance to the local restaurant and town centre. it also features an outdoor terrace too (https://algarvecompletepropertyservices.com/). 

Luxury Property: Five-bedroom New Build

Luxury Property:

Five-bedroom New Build

Today's luxury property is a five-bedroom new build which is located in the luxury Monte Rei resort in Eastern Algarve, which boasts a signature 18-hole Jack Nicklaus golf course, and rated the number one course in Portugal. The home is unique, modern and offers spectacular views (http://luxurypropertyselection.pt/property/golfers-paradise-2/). 

Download: Free buying guide to Portugal

Download:

Free buying guide to Portugal

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  • Key locations in Portugal, including the Algarve, Silver Coast and Lisbon
  • Living permanently in Portugal
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  • Case studies
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