Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Luxury villa in a peaceful village, set in enclosed grounds of over 4000sq.m with stables and a paddock area. Situated in an area of great natural beauty with palm trees and a spacious garden landscaped with local stones. There is a good-sized pool with an adjacent sand play area.
To the back of the villa the patio is fully equipped with a barbeque, table and comfortable chairs, next to a small Japanese garden. This provides very pleasant surroundings for your BBQ, eating breakfast outside, relaxing with a good book, sipping a pre-dinner drink or enjoying the local wine at the end of the day whilst overlooking the countryside.
The villa is a short drive from numerous local attractions: stunning white, sandy beaches; only 20 minutes to the famous Praia dèl Rey championship links golf course; 10 minutes to Obidos, an attractive medieval-walled town dominated by a 12th century castle; go-carting for all ages; several varieties of waters sports close-by – surfing, fishing trips, a day trip by boat to the Berlengas Islands, a huge water park at Peniche, to name but a few.
There are a number of bars scattered along the coastline towards the fishing town of Peniche, famous for its wide choice of fish restaurants.
Visits to vinyards and wine tastings with specially reduced prices can be arranged on request.
The perfect base for a wonderful and totally relaxing holiday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Praia Areia Branca 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Lisbon. By car, bus, train 75 km, Nearest railway: From Lisbon to Bombarral or Caldas da Rainha|
|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|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
The Costa de Prata/Silver Coast/Central Portugal region
The Silver Coast is a very central and beautiful part of Portugal with easy access to many cultural, historical and sporting activities.
Within an hour, you can be at the sea, stunning white sandy beaches, golf courses, vineyards and places of cultural/historical interest:
10-30 minutes drive from the villa:
Peniche, the ferry to the Berlenga Islands, Foz do Arelho, Praia Del Rey, Caldas da Rainha & Obidos.
45-60 minutes drive from the villa:
Lisbon, Sintra, Cascais, Mafra, Tomar, Alcobaca, Batalha, the Shrine of Fatima and Nazare.
Obidos is an ancient medieval walled town with cobbled streets lined with houses, craft and gift shops, bars, restaurants and many Churches. There are numerous festivals held throughout the year including the world renown Chocolate Festival, Easter Festival, Medieval Festival, Piano and Opera Festivals and the Christmas Festival.
Obidos Lagoon is about a 15 minute drive from the villa. It is the largest sea-water lagoon in Portugal and provides many water-related activities, bird watching, etc. On the north side is the lovely small village of Foz do Arelho which offers several fish restaurants, cafés and beach-side amenities.
The city of Caldas da Rainha is a 15 minute drive with great shopping, a daily outdoor fresh fruit and vegetable market and the Town Park with a children´s playground, a boating lake and Museum. It also sports a new indoor shopping centre in the town centre with a multi-screen cinema that shows movies in English.
There are several beach resorts and 5-star golf courses within a 20 minute drive from the villa.
10-30 minutes away are beautiful beaches such as Baleal (a great place for water sports, in particular surfing), Areia Branca, Consolação, São Bernardino, Peniche, Praia Del Rey, Foz do Arelho and São Martinho. There are a number of bars serving delicious local foods scattered along the coastline towards the fishing port of Peniche. The area is also famous for its wide choice of fish restaurants.