: If you’re already missing the adrenalin fuelled rush of the World Cup, consider a week’s Spring break in your very own Algarve villa this March. The popular holiday destination plays host to the annual Algarve Cup where the cream of international women’s football battle it out ahead of their own World Cup, to be held in Germany in June. Four teams take part in the cup and this year they have been named as World Cup favourites USA, Japan, Norway and Sweden.
Premier Holidays specialises in providing holidaymakers with villas in some of the best locations around the world, including the Algarve. They have a total of over 600 villas, 75 of which are hand selected villas in the Algarve, ranging from great value choices to luxurious properties for the ultimate European getaway.
The Algarve is literally a hundred or so miles of pure, stunning seascape, earning it a well deserved reputation as one of the world’s most beautiful coastlines. Algarve holiday villas give you easy access to azure waters, miles of soft, golden sand and glorious sunshine.
For those on a budget, the Apartments Praia Mar from £330 per week are ideal. Featuring a private terrace and a gorgeous view overlooking the golden sand beach, you’ll never want to leave. The apartments are just a hop, skip and jump away from shops, cafes, beach bars and restaurants serving a wealth of local delicacies. If you’re feeling adventurous, the Praia da Luz region offers several water sport options. Nine golf courses are also dotted around the region and the delightful town of Lagos is easily accessible by bus. The apartments allow secure entry to residents only.
If you’re planning on going in a group to enjoy the Algarve Cup, go for the Casa Gillian Algarve villas from £520 per week. An attractive villa based in the Quinta dos Alamos community just outside of Guia, it features a spacious living and dining room with a wood burning fire for those cosy evenings in after matches. The villa sleeps seven people and is close to local attractions such as Aqualand Water Park and the Zoomarine Theme Park for the kids, as well as a host of Portuguese restaurants.
The Villa Cipres is the ultimate in luxury Algarve villas. Situated in the renowned Val do Lobo region of the Algarve, this gorgeous villa features a large heated pool, a separate splash pool and a huge, private outdoor space, and is ideal for those who want to splash out with a group of friends at the Algarve Cup. The spacious living room features a wall mounted flat screen TV, a fireplace and French doors leading out to a large, covered terrace overlooking the private pool. It also features a rustic kitchen, five beautifully decorated bedrooms and five bathrooms. Enjoy the Algarve Cup in style and luxury in this stunning villa!
If however, you want a luxury Vale do Lobo villa with views, the Villa Filomena is the one for you. This stylish, contemporary holiday home looks out on to miles of golden, sandy beaches and the distinctive red cliffs of the area. If you can manage to tear yourself away from the stunning views, the villa is just a short walk from beachside dining and entertainment, shopping, health and beauty spas, plus tennis courts and golf courses.