About the location: This beautiful fully refurbished detached villa is nicely positioned in the Albufeira hills, offering stunning views of the green countryside and views of the shimmering sea.It is close to the most beautiful beaches the Algarve has to offer, namely São Rafael, Coelha, Evaristo and Galé, all within 3 to 4 km reach. Albufeira Old town with its small cobbled streets and renowned Fisherman beach is only 3 km away. Albufeira Old town has remained a picturesque fishing village and one of the few that hasn’t been replaced by big modern buildings, keeping its authenticity.The nearest golf course is Salgados which is also known for its natural beauty being surrounded by Salgados nature reserve where you can observe all sorts of birds even pink flamingos!About the property:The property is located in a nice residential urbanisation, in a quiet cul de sac and is completely south-facing.The main entrance is a large automatic gate that opens to a large patio driveway where you can park several cars. The garden has automatic irrigation and goes all around the property, there is a BBQ next to a very spacious covered terrace offering extra shade. This is an amazing spot on the property as it is cool and fresh during the summer and cosy during the winter. The large swimming pool is in the sun all day and the surrounding terrace is ideal for those who love to sunbathe. This property is fully fenced and private. Inside, on the ground floor, you have an en-suite north-facing bedroom, a bathroom with shower, a south-facing bedroom, a modern kitchen that comes fully equipped with plenty of space and storage room, a laundry room, and an open plan lounge with fireplace and sliding doors leading to the covered terrace. This is a great feature as it gives extra light to the property.Upstairs there are 3 more bedrooms, one of which being en-suite (with shower and Jacuzzi bath) and a bathroom with shower. Two of the bedrooms share a lovely south-facing terrace.Other features include large fitted wardrobes, laminate flooring in all bedrooms and lounges, granite radiators, and underfloor heating in bathrooms. Newly added features: the pool was refurbished, a new pool pump has been installed, a new panel fence on the side, 2 water meters installed that have significantly reduced the water bills, new double-glazed windows and aluminium doors and shutters, new mosquito nets, new irrigation system, new patio added in front of the covered terrace, new pool lights, video intercom, new air conditioning units, brand new Bosch oven.A great property altogether!