Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Elegant two bedroom apartment with large patio area, located in beautiful Cascais just 5 mins walk to beaches and town centre.
Two double bedrooms(one with cot), 1 main bathroom with jacuzzi bath, 1 ensuite shower, kitchen and large lounge room. High chair available. Large patio with barbecue ideal for relaxing and sunbathing.
DVD player, Playstation2 and media centre in apartment.
All amenities within walking distance. No car necessary but garaged parking available if needed.
Free bike hire in town centre.
Safe access to the promenade with its beautiful beaches, cafes and restaurants through the lovely Palmela Park within 2 minute walk - no traffic. Palmela Park hosts an adventure centre and regular daytime concerts. Children's birthday parties can be catered for here.
Estoril is famous for its lovely golf courses and there are ten golf courses nearby catering for any age and ability.
Beautiful promenade leads to clean beaches, elegant shops, restaurants and high end boutiques.
Cascais is a fabulous holiday destination. It offers adventure, relaxation,great shopping, good food and a safe convivial atmosphere. Cascais modern marina will appeal to water sports enthusiasts. Pleasant walk along the promenade to Estoril with its famous Casino and gardens.
Great base from which to explore the beautiful cultural city of Lisbon which is just 30 minutes by train and Sintra with its beautiful palaces and Moors castle.
Cascais is surrounded by popular beaches, such as Guincho Beach to the west popular with kite surfers and the lush Sintra mountains to the north.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||400 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Lisbon 35 km, Nearest railway: Cais de Sodre 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
The Costa de Lisboa/Lisbon region
You can easily take trips to Lisbon and here are some ideas for what to do in Lisbon and wander the streets of the Barrio Alto which are exciting and full of twists and turns.
Visit the hilltop castle of Castelo de Sao Jorge in Lisbon. Children can enjoy the watchtowers and the views across the city.
Visit Lisbon Zoo. The family can take an aerial ride in a mini-cable car over the lion en closure included in the admission price.
Visit the Principe Real Gardens. This a great place to just hang out with the kids.
Take a mini cruise with the kids on the picturesque Tagus River which flows through the capital city of Lisbon. Enjoy the panoramic sights of Lisbon which overlooks the river and the ocean.
Visit the Mosterio do Jeronimos in Lisbon which is a beautiful museum which houses exhibits on ship building, navigation and archaeology and go see the Torre de Belem which is a 16th century tower with battlements, a dungeon and watchtowers.
Take a hop on hop off tour to get a broad range of attractions in one go. From Vasco da Gama's navigational triumph to the majestic tower at Belem and the collection of coaches in Museu Nacional dos Coches - the diversity and richness of Portuguese history will be of interest to all of the family.
The Parque das Nacoes in Lisbon is sure to be popular with children and adults alike. It features gardens, shops, restaurants and a cable car.
The Pavilion of Knowledge is a knowledge museum which is a real hands on experience. You can all try moon walking, barfly jumping and bubble-blowing. Kids can build houses with foam bricks, trucks and cranes in the Unfinished House. It also features the Oceanarium which is one of the world's largest aquariums and one of the best designed. There are lots of fantastic aquariums and the exhibits include mantra rays, sea dragons and penguins. It is home to over 8,000 animals and plants representing 500 species.
Cascais is a beautiful culturally rich area awash with cafes, restaurants, patisseries where you can enjoy sumptuous food or a relaxing drink or coffee.
The beautiful promenade hosts many restaurants/bars for light refreshments overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Think sun, sea, cobbled streets, charm and elegance all combined to dazzle the senses.With its many free museums, parks and impressive marina Cascais has something for everyone.
The Sea Museum contains everything maritime from model boats to fishermen's boots and the 16th-century Fort of Cascais offers a beautiful view and an open-air artillery museum.
See the strange rock formation known as the Mouth of Hell.(Boca de Inferno). It is worth a look en route to the lovely beach of Guincho, which is a favourite with surfers.The world famous windsurfing Guincho beach where you can see spectacular kite surfing feats is a 5km cycle along stunning coastal cycle paths. Free bikes supplied in town.
Every year a five star equestrian event is taking place In Portugal called Global Champions Tour. It is a social gathering for all horse shows' amateurs and professional riders at the Manuel Possolo hippodrome in Cascais.
If the thrill of show jumping excites you, check what's on at Quinta da Marinha or the Cascais Equestrian Centre . (00 351) 214 82 27 50
.The U.N.E.S.C.O. Heritage town of Sintra with its beautiful Pena Palace and Moors castle among other stunning palaces is a thirty minute drive by car or bus.
Cascais is a great base from which to explore Lisbon which is an inexpensive 30 minute train ride away.