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Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
It is a short walk away from the calm waters of Obidos Lagoon, and the rugged beaches of Foz. The calm waters of the lagoon are ideal for families with children, swimming, boating and windsurfing, while the Atlantic Ocean offers a great surfing beach for the more adventurous.
There are a number of restaurants and bars overlooking the beach, where you can admire the stunning setting.
This spacious villa is one of 7 in a secure complex with communal pool. With a an open plan reception/dining area, fully fitted eat-in kitchen, three bedrooms and three bathrooms (one en-suite) and will sleep six people very comfortably.
There is also a private patio garden with dining area and play area. A barbecue area on the terrace over looking the pine forests. There is also a cosy fire place for those chilly winter nights.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Foz de Arelho|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Lisbon, Nearest railway: Caldas da Rainha 5 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
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service – Linen and house towels will be provided for the duration of your stay, please bring beach towels.
A welcome pack can be arranged so you will everything you need when you arrive. Baby sitting, translation, restaurant bookings and taxi bookings can be arranged.
Property Rental Deposit Required: Reservations require a non-refundable deposit equal to 25% rental fee.
A £150 refundable security deposit will be asked for prior to your arrival (which will be returned to you once you have departed leaving the villa clean and we have confirmation of no damage to the villa), and the full balance of the rental fee must be received 56 days before occupancy date, (or full payment if booking within 56 days of your departure)
The Costa de Prata/Silver Coast/Central Portugal region
The Silver Coast has a perfect climate. Winters are mild with daytime temperatures averaging about 17 degrees. In the summer, cooling Atlantic breezes mean a comfortable 27 degree daytime average. The Silver coast enjoys around 275 days a year of sunshine.
The beaches and seaside towns make this region the most popular holiday destination for the Portuguese. The most spectacular beaches are those at Foz Do Arelho, Salir Do Porto, Sao Martinho do Porto. The beach at Foz is unique because it caters for small children and families with acres of soft white sand leading into shallow, calm waters of the Obidos lagoon. Any yet, the western coastline leads directly into the Atlantic and is a favoured surfing spot for locals.
The local cuisine is dominated by the fresh fish and crustaceans of the area including swordfish, sole, sardines, squid, octopus and sea snails. The Portuguese also adore meat and cook it to the most varied and flavourful recipes including grilled steak in Port wine or the sucking lamb stewed or marinated in spices then baked and of course pork.
The most popular cheese is "Queijo da Serra", served as an appetiser in nearly all restaurants, a delicious creamy cheese similar in texture to brie.
There are many wonderful places to visit nearby such as Foz Do Arelho (chic cafes, fantastic beaches, surf culture), Nazare (beach, vibrant night light, waterslide park and bull ring), Peniche (fishing port with wonderful seafood restaurants), Obidos (medieval walled town with many fascinating festivals), Alcobaca (World Heritage Monastery) and many golf courses including links at Praia De'l Rey.
Foz do Arelho
Foz Do Arehlo is a seaside village located beside the beautiful turquoise Obidos lagoon and the rugged yellow sands and cliffs of the Atlantic ocean. The lagoon is a protected natural heritage site and hosts a number of Water-based leisure sports, fishing, sailing, surf bars, beach bars, night clubs. The villa is an hour’s drive North of Lisbon, and is ideally situated for easy access to the spa town of Caldas da Rainha, the medieval town of Obidos and a number of world-class golf courses in the area like Praia D’ El Rey (Obidos), Botado Golf Club (Peniche) & Vimeiro (Torres Vedres)
Caldas da Rainha - Situated ten minutes away by car, is the spa town of Caldas Da Rainha (Queen’s Hot Waters), famous for it’s locally made ceramics and thermal cures. It is a great place to visit and explore with good selection of shops, restaurants, museums and daily market selling a good selection of fresh fruit and vegetables
Obidos - is an amazing medieval walled town with pretty whitewashed houses enclosed within it’s 14th century walls. It is a short drive from the villa and is a great place to explore the number of alleyways with local handicraft and gift shops. It also has a large selection of excellent bars and restaurants.
Peniche – is Portugal’s largest fishing port and is home to some great surfing beaches. Once you have worked up a hunger visiting the fort at Peniche, there are a number of harbour-side restaurants serving a great selection of fresh seafood at very reasonable prices. Be sure to bring your appetite.
Berlenga Islands – are a rocky archipelago that is situated 12 km from the mainland and can be reached by ferry from Peniche. It is the only maritime reserve in Portugal and is a nesting site for a number of birds. The islands beaches have clear blues seas, making it ideal for swimming and diving. On the larger island (Berlenga Grande) there is an ancient fort, which has now been converted to a rest house.
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9 Aug 2014
"Nice spacious villa"
We had a lovely time at casa Olivia. The house is very spacious, nicely presented and well equipped with everything you need. Even has some toys for the children beach stuff which was great. It is in … More
7 Jul 2014
"Perfecte locatie en goede accommodatie"
Mooie ruime woning op wandelafstand van cafeetjes en restaurants.Op 20 min wandelen van het strand en ongeveer 5 min met de auto. Drie badkamers en 3 mooie slaapkamers.Tuin was niet in orde toen we a… More
9 Apr 2014
"Great location, relaxing, spacious beautiful house"
Great area for a relaxing holiday. The accomodation is great, BBQ garden and pool.Very spacious and well furnished has everything you need. Lovely beach area nearby and the square in town has a really good restaurant with cocktail bar and club for nights out if you are into that.
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