House | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Ideally located, 1 km from the center of Carrapateira village, walking distance from astonishing Bordeira Beach, surrounded by sand dunes and ionic cactus, the house is perfectly positioned to enjoy the unique beauty of the Vincentinian Coast.
Built from environmental friendly materials, using traditional adobe bricks, it comprises a large living room with kitchen, a spacious double bedroom on mezzanine with 16 m2 and a good bathroom. The kitchen is fully equipped and everything is tastefully decorated. Outside there is a well maintained terrace with 16 m2 with a beautiful view of the sand dunes and the Natural Park.
The house is at the far end of the condominium, away from main road and noise. It is the ideal choice for those looking for privacy, a peaceful holiday, the perfect surfing spot, or simply contact with nature, including bird watching. Excellent fish/regional food restaurant 50m away with WiFi.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Praia da Bordeira|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro Airport 100 km, Nearest railway: Lagos 35 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Algarve region
The region southwest of Alentejo and the Vicentine Coast Natural Park is a protected area of stunning landscapes formed by the sea and mountains in the most southern west part of Europe. The Vicentine Coast is a pleasure to the eyes of visitors who arrive at this area of the coast which extends for about 80 kilometres.
The flora always has some colour, regardless of the time of year and the plants growing in the dunes are especially beautiful in spring. The fauna, too, should not be underestimated. It is possible to see many wild animals such as wolves, boar, wild cats; lynx… And for the ornithologists there are many species of birds to spot, including sea Eagles, Hawks, Falcons, Storks and many more. In October the visitor may attend the Bird Watching Festival in Sagres.
One by one the vistor may discover the most beautiful beaches around Aljezur, Carrapateira, Vila do Bispo and Sagres, and find the best places for enjoying grilled fish or seafood. Passionate surfers may enjoy the world top class surf beaches!
Trecking, horse riding and cycling through Rota Vicentina is highly recommended
Situated in the foot of the South West Alentejo Natural Park, Carrapateira offers a rich variety of choices that will make your holiday simply unforgetful. . The waves in Carrapateira, are ideal for surfing and other water sports. Given the proximity to Vila do Bispo (22km)and Sagres (25km) you can choose from many different beaches and if you want to learn you can take lessons from experienced teachers too.
Neoprene suits and boards are available for hiring in Praia do Amado. Praia da Bordeira, just 5 minutes walk from the house, is regarded as one of the best beaches in Portugal noted for its rugged limestone cliffs and extensive sand dunes. The best fresh fish and seafood is caught by local fishmen and sold to local restaurants every day. The little lively and pleasant square, in the center of the village, only 1 km away from the house, is where shops and amenities can be found.