Some of the Best Villas near the Sea

Beach or pool? Pool or beach? It can sometimes be quite hard to decide. Here is a quick list of villas that make the decision harder – very close to the beach but with lovely private pools.


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A Colina, Praia da Luz, Algarve, Portugal
Sleeps up to 11.Lovely family villa with boules, pool table and satellite TV just 250 metres from the beach and a short walk from shops and restaurants. More details…

 

 


Image10Atlantico 93, Quinta do Lago, Algarve, Portugal
Sleeps up to 12. Outstanding location with views down the Ria Formosa and out to sea: superb interiors and equipment. One of the best villas (if not the best) available in Quinta do Lago. Available for last minute bookings up to the week of 9 August. More details…




Image61064 Vale do Lobo, Algarve, Portugal
Sleeps up to 10. Just 50 metres from the beach, this is an impressive modern house with architecture and interior design in harmony with the beach setting: spacious and airy with lovely matte American oak floors, and attractive light soft furnishings. Week of 30 August still available. More details…


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Anastasia, Villefranche-sur-Mer, South of France
Sleeps up to 8. Villefranche is one of the world’s most picturesque harbours and this villa is perched above the bay with views of the sea and over to Cap Ferrat. Look down on the yachts from the beautiful inset pool.
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Image2Villa Chloe, Cap d’Antibes, South of France
Sleeps up to 10. Fully refurbished for summer 2014:very attractive and in a stunning location with beaches and restaurants walking distance and interiors of the highest standard. Available before 26 July and from 9 August.
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Image7Villa Santa Eulalia, dos Bicos Beach, Algarve, Portugal

Sleeps up to 12.A beautiful house on high ground with lovely sea views and a short walk from the Dos Bicos beach just outside Albufeira. 12-metre pool, jacuzzi and large flat lawn. The living room has sliding glass on three sides so that it can be opened up to let the sea breezes through. More details…


Image9Martinete, Puerto Banus, Marbella, Spain

Sleeps up to 14. One of Marbella’s top properties right on the beach at Puerto Banus with beautiful views. There are two pools (indoors and outdoors) and very good outdoor space on a number of terraces and balconies including the roof terrace from which views are spectacular. More details…