Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Restored cottages in gardens of local Manor house dating from early 19th century set in 25 acres of countryside in the foothills of the Serra da Lousa at Pereiro de Baixo. 1KM from the small market town of Vila Nova de Poiares and 15KM east of the ancient university city of Coimbra. Beautiful river beaches nearby for swimmimg and kayak rental and sandy coastal beaches approx 45min drive. A special place to re-charge your batteries whether it is swimming in the pool, reading a book on the sun deck, walking in the pine forests or eating al fresco under the vines. The choice is yours. We still make our own wine...try some in our Adega.
Both cottages are traditionally furnished.
Wisteria cottage boasts large living / dining room, tiled floors, wood burning stove and fitted kitchen. Ground floor WC. Patio doors to terrace and garden. Upstairs has one double bedded room, one twin bedded room and bathroom / toilet. Private entrance from quiet country lane.
Cameliais all on one floor . It has a fitted kitchen a living /dining room from which there are patio doors that lead to a large balcony for outdoor eating with views over the gardens and orchard to the hills beyond.There
is one double bedded and one twin bedded room each with a ensuite shower room. Entrance is through the courtyard.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Figueira da Foz 40 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Porto 160 km, Nearest railway: Coimbra 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors||
Walled garden shared with owners.
Views over farmland to mountains and forests.
Over 20 acres of private woodland.
The Costa de Prata/Silver Coast/Central Portugal region
Ancient University city of Coimbra only 15KM.
Roman Ruins & Mosaics at Conimbriga only 20KM.
The Palace of Bucaco with its beautiful walks among ancient trees from all over the world is the site of one of Wellington's bloodiest battles. There is a Military Museum in the grounds. 14 KM.
Luso an old Spa Town with its old buildings is worth a visit. Luso water is bottled and distributed all over Portugal. 15KM.
There are many river beaches in this area and kayaks can be hired by the day on the River Mondego. 6KM.
Vila Nova de Poiares sits between two mountain ranges. Amid lovely scenery and forests of pine and eucalyptus.
Traditional markets throughout the week at surrounding local towns.
Ideal Hiking /Rambling Countryside.
Ten pin bowling.
Many local bar / restaurants.