List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Pool and villa from front gate

Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Casa Orion is built in the style of a traditional Portuguese style home, located in the beautiful countryside surrounding the historic town of Obidos. On the outskirts of a quiet village and only a few miles from the sea, this one storey villa provides the perfect getaway for complete relaxation.

The layout of the property affords as much outside living space as it does internal accommodation, enabling you to make the most of the glorious sun and temperate climate. The property is accessed through an impressive manueline-style gated entrance.

The long drive is flanked by a 12-metre pool and outbuildings containing games room, kitchen/utility room and a bathroom/shower.

The heated pool is surrounded by paved and grassed areas with poolside furniture. There is a telescopic transparent, all-weather cover which can fully enclose the pool if necessary. The outside barbeque and eating area is fully equipped and covered, making it a wonderful place to enjoy alfresco dining.

The accommodation is all on one level but there are steps down from the kitchen to the rear garden level. This area can also be accessed by a sloping drive which leads to a colonnaded avenue topped with vines.

Vines grow around the perimeter of the rear garden which is south facing. The garden has orange, lemon, mandarin & peach trees. There are also pear and fig trees on the property. Guests are welcome to help themselves to these during their stay.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Bom Sucesso 10 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 300 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Lisbon 80 km, Nearest railway: Dagorda 500 m
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, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Table tennis, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Elegantly furnished with all you need for the perfect holiday.

Large fully equipped kitchen, lounge/dining area with satellite TV, DVD sound system and i-Pod/i-Phone dock.

Master Bedroom: King-size bed, TV, DVD and en-suite bathroom

Bedroom 2: Queen-size bed

Bedroom 3: Twin/Single beds

Bedroom 4: Twin/Single beds

Bedroom 5: Double bed with en-suite bathoom, TV.

Second bathroom: fully fitted with corner bath/shower, WC and bidet

Office area with computer, wi-fi (covering the whole property), printer and fax

Cot is available.

Full bed linen, towels (including beach towels) & hair dryers are provided.

Utility Room has a washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board.

Large games room with Table Tennis, Table football, Wii, Darts and board games.

Further details outdoors

The Pool:

This large sized 12 x 4 meter pool is fitted with a telescopic greenhouse type cover making it enjoyable all year round. The cover affords natural heating ensuring a wonderfully warm pool environment but can be easily slipped back to enjoy the open air experience. If necessary, the pool is heated to 26 degrees Celsius by an air source heat pump. The perfect place to relax and soak up some sun.

The Games Room:

Table tennis

Table football


Nintendo Wii with large screen

DVD and sound system

Board games

Large selection of DVDs, CDs and books

The BBQ Area:

The spacious built-in barbeque and outdoor eating area is covered.

The Gardens:

South-facing gardens with fountain and small orchard with oranges, tangerines, lemons and peaches.

The Costa de Prata/Silver Coast/Central Portugal region

The spectacular coastline affords a complete range of water sports and is renown for its surfing.

A 10-minute drive will take you to the Obidos Lagoon and 20 minutes to the fabulous beaches of the Silver Coast at Bom Sucesso or Peniche. The larger resorts of Foz do Arelho and Sao Martinho do Porto are not much further away.


The mediaeval walled town of Obidos, an enchanting historic site, beautifully preserved and packed with small shops, cafes, bars and restaurants.

There are numerous festivals throughout the year including a Chocolate festival, a Mediaeval fair and a month-long Christmas fiesta.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star

Excellent 5/5

8 reviews Excellent 5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Write a review
Review 1-8 of 8

3 Jun 2014


"Fantastic house, pool and gardens - A Home from Home"

We stayed for 9 nights in May/June this year.Jan and Michael greeted us on arrival even though it was 10pm!! During our stay they were most helpful and nothing was too much trouble.There were 6 adult… More

27 Jul 2013


"Great stay in Portugal"

We were so lucky to find Casa Orion near Obidos for our trip to Portugal. We wanted a location outside the City of Lisbon but within driving distance of local landmarks. Less than an hour's drive… More

16 Jun 2013


"Feels like home"

Casa Orion is fantastic! It is so comfortable and accommodating, it feels like you're right at home. With the pool, game room, outdoor kitchen, and wifi, the dilemma is to relax and enjoy the bea… More

16 May 2013


"The perfect villa"

Everything about this villa was perfect for us, we had driven around Europe for 7 days before we got to this villa, on our arrival we were met by the owners and shown around the villa, Jan and Michael… More

8 Jan 2013


"The Perfect Balance"

"WONDERFUL!! For us this was the perfect balance. The villa offered everything for a relaxing vacation: private pool, reading on the lawn by the fountain, bbq-ing on the patio, games room (which … More

23 Sep 2012



We found the accommodation to be first class. The enclosed pool with retractable roof was amazing! The games room with table football, table tennis, Wii darts, board games and books was a real bonus!… More

4 Sep 2012


"The villa and the location - perfect!"

We arrived on Saturday night and were greeted at the Villa and shown around. Although we had seen pictures of the Villa, the size exceeded our expectations. A welcome pack consisting of all the esse… More

25 Jul 2012



This villa has eveything you require for a fantastic, relaxing holiday - plus lots more!
The location was beautiful, the views were amazing and the villa itself exceeded all of our expectations.
The villa was a lot larger than we expected it to be, the bedrooms were perfect and the living room and kitchen were ideal. The oustide area was stunning! So many places to relax and enjoy BBQ's, our party consisted of 6 adults and we had so much outdoor space we never once felt on top of each other - it was perfect.
The pool area and BBQ areas made of evening very special and a holiday not to forget. The extra touches such as: access to a PC and internet, SKY TV, a SatNav with great recommendation already programmed in! plus a very detailed book of places to visit made our holiday even more enjoyable. The biggest bonus - the games room! Table tenis, darts, table football, computer games and flat screen tv - and a bar! What more could you want! We will 100% be returning :-)

Review 1-8 of 8

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.


Min stay varies

Changeover day Flexible


This is the estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the price - it varies depending on when you stay and how long for.

Book your stay



 Your dates are available

Contact the owner


Payment options

You need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website to ensure your payment is protected. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us.Learn more

You're booking with

Janet F.

  • 2 Years listed

95% Response rate

Calendar last updated:06 Jul 2014

Based in Portugal

Languages spoken
  • English

Payment accepted

Paypal accepted

Credit cards accepted

Visit site

Also consider

1055 properties
196 properties
148 properties
145 properties
Sao Martinho do Porto
138 properties
129 properties
106 properties
Praia D'el Rey Golf and Country Club
63 properties
Torres Vedras
32 properties
27 properties
Areia Branca
27 properties
Foz do Arelho
26 properties
21 properties
18 properties
A Dos Cunhados
15 properties
14 properties
Praia das Macas, Apple Beach
11 properties
Rio Maior
11 properties
St Estevao
10 properties
6 properties

Start a new search