The Old Village is a very picturesque resort of approx 180 privately owned apartments and townhouses. It was constructed in the late 80's and resembles the classic 17th and 18th century town houses of Lisbon and Faro. Built in the classical Portuguese style, the Old Village is actually a purpose-built resort of high quality apartments and townhouses situated in Vilamoura, one of the Algarve's most prestigious holiday destinations only 25 minutes from Faro airport.
The Old Village amenities include a supermarket, restaurants and bars, swimming pools and a children's play area, all set in beautifully maintained gardens. There is a full range of comfortable and well equipped holiday apartments (studios, one, two and three bedrooms) and town houses (four and five bedrooms), which can cater from 2 to 10 people. All the apartments have either patios or roof terraces, overlooking the beautiful gardens and pathways of the Old Village. Each apartment also enjoys satellite TV with English channels, such as BBC and ITV. There is free wifi on the complex as well as in many of the bars. The resort is peaceful and you can enjoy warm temperatures all year round.
The Old Village mixes style and elegance with the amenities of a modern holiday resort. Surrounded by "Pinhal" golf course, the Old Village is ideally located, only minutes from all of Vilamoura's facilities. There are ample bars, restaurants and cafes in the Old Village where you can buy anything from breakfast, a snack for lunch and a huge selection of delicious evening meals, from Italian pizzas to local specialties.
There are three swimming pools - with bar and food facilities - the main pool being child friendly. All pools have sun loungers for hire. Excursions, bike hire, car hire and golf etc can all be arranged on-site.
The layout of the Old Village is designed with safety in mind, the whole resort being pedestrianised and with 24 hour security and CCTV for additional peace of mind. There are ample parking spaces surrounding the Old Village with walkways to all apartments.
There are two A la Carte Restaurants on site, Casa Do Largo and Princess Gardens, both to be recommended. There are two cafe's and three bars as well as the pool bars, plenty of places to eat. The Old Village is very friendly and very suitable for families.
The Old Village Vilamoura is one of the most tranquil settings in The Algarve, surrounded by the Pinhal Golf Course yet only a 15 minute walk from the bustling Marina and surrounding beaches. It is ideal for families and couples looking for a relaxing holiday or golfing parties looking for a central location in which to enjoy the many courses in the Vilamoura area.