Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7
This fully licensed rental property enjoys a country location with easy access to Burgau village and its amenities. There is a plunge pool for guests sole use. This spacious house is designed both for character and modern comfort. Ideal for all holiday parties, families, couples, walkers, golfers and sports enthusiasts. The location enjoys easy connections to the main roads for exploring, whilst enjoying all the benefits of the village nearby for relaxing close to home. The Quinta is ideally located for surfers with easy access to the West and South. We also specialise in activity holidays based from the farm: yoga/surf, yoga/relax, yoga/horseriding & yoga/sustainable golf.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Burgau 1 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro, Nearest railway: Lagos|
|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
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (5), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Qta. das Estrelas is very spacious, light and airy, combining modern convenience with tradition. All rooms are tastefully furnished with country views. Character features include large entrance hall, traditional Portuguese tiles, terracotta floors and high wooden beamed ceilings. The thick walls help to keep the property warm in winter and cool in summer. For additional comfort fans are provided for summer cool and electric heaters for winter warmth. Lounge and kitchen also have working wood burners. Ideal for couples wanting peace and space or comfortably houses groups up to seven (or 8 with baby). Children are very welcome, but please be aware that the pool area is not safety fenced. Sorry, no pets - resident horse and Shetland pony (attended to twice daily).
|Further details outdoors|
The farmhouse is set well back from the Burgau road and is approached by a private drive. The house is sited in the centre of the land with no immediate neighbours. The South facing terrace has traditional Santa Catarina tiles and views over horse paddocks and countryside toward Burgau village. BBQ. loungers, table, chairs and sun umbrella are provided for outdoor eating and relaxation. There is a separate lawned area with 4.6m circular plunge pool (depth 1.2m) and feature bread oven. To the rear of the house are stables, ample parking, paddocks and country views. Enjoy picking your own figs, almonds, plums and grapes when in season.
Prices listed are for the property per week & shown in Euros.
Payment also accepted in UK pounds. Prices include a weekly maid service and utilities:electricity, gas, water and 100 kgs of logs pw.
Couples discount of 25 Euros per week based on sharing any 1 of the 3 bedrooms.
Nov-Mar 31,discount of 100 Euros per week on rentals of 4 weeks or more.
A 50% deposit is required on booking and the balance is due on arrival. Refundable security deposit required of 100 Euros against breakages.
Arrival day flexible. Normally you will be required to arrive after 2pm and depart by 11am on your day of departure to allow for cleaning. Wherever possible will will accommodate you around our other bookings.
The Algarve region
Easy 10 minute walk to the lovely sandy Burgau beach with beach bar/restaurant. This pretty sandy bay is flanked by spectacular cliffs. The Algarve is famous for its beautiful sunsoaked beaches and any more are easily accessible by car all along the coastline. The rugged and wild west beaches of the west coast are a surfers paradise and located in a protected natural reserve.
The Algarve is renowned for its golf courses and weather for the perfect game. There are 4 public courses within easy access by car. Approx 10 minutes: Ecological course at Espiche Golf, Boa Vista. and Parque da Floresta. 15 Minures Palmares, 20 minutes: Penina.
Burgau village is just a 10 mins walk away from the quinta. This remains a small and picturesque fishing resort. Narrow cobbled streets tumble down to the lovely sandy beach backed by cliffs. The slipway is lined with colourful fishing boats. Winding side alleys weave up to the clifftops with spectacular views. The village has restaurants, cafes, bars, provision and gift shops to choose from. There is also a multibank machine, newsagents, butchers and mobile post office and fishmonger. The Burgau Sports Centre has a swimming pool which is heated during winter months and also offers sports facilities and children's activities. At the next village of Praia da Luz, a 5 min drive from Burgau. There is a bank, 24hr multi lingual medical centre, dentist, optician, hairdressers and cinema plus plenty more bars cafes and restaurants. Other activities available locally include 4 golf courses, horse-riding, surfing, water sports, scuba-diving, archery, deep-sea fishing, boat trips, jeep safaris, tennis, gymns, and spectacular walks on inland and coastal paths. The historic and scenic town of Lagos and its marina are just 15 mins away by car. With its buzzing atmosphere, Lagos hosts a variety of bars, restaurants, shops, cafes and street entertainers making its friendly atmosphere a delight by day or night. Lagos shops are open till late in the summer months. Imagine cobbled streets, white washed houses and quaint fishing villages combined with dramatic coastlines, blue skys, many hours of sunshine, a relaxed lifestyle, excellent cuisine, and welcome to the Algarve.