Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
With exceptionally comfortable and charming accommodation Tonel Cottage is very well equipped for self-catering ideally for 4 however can accommodate up to 6. With wooden and terracotta floors, exposed beams, a lovely patio garden and being very close to the beach it offers both character and modern amenities in a beautiful setting.
In one of the best locations in Sagres, just off a quaint cobbled side street at the end of which lies the Atlantic Ocean and the last sunset in mainland Europe, the cottage has its own sheltered patio garden with table, chairs & a bbq, perfect for outside dining/relaxing.
Great for families and/or friends Sagres and its surrounds offer endless stunning beaches for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, windsurfing, also scuba diving, fishing, dolphin watching and scenic boat trips. On land the Natural Reserve offers breathtaking landscapes and views, with walking, bird watching, horse riding. An incredible area to explore, relax in and enjoy.
The town has many varied cafes, bars and restaurants, internet cafes, surf hire, bicycle hire, a market, a working port, a supermarket, bakery, post office and chemist.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tonel 85 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||40 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Faro 100 km, Nearest railway: Lagos 30 km|
|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
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage interior has been renovated using locally sourced materials and has a wealth of character features including high ceilings with exposed wooden beams. The floors are terracotta tile and wood throughout.
The kitchen is hand built with a solid oak worktop, inbuilt hob and cooker, sink, fridge.
The sitting area has a very comfortable large sofa and there is also a big plump bean bag to sink into.
There is a TV screen for watching DVDs, a selection of films is always available. There is a stereo with cd player and iPod dock.
The 2 bedrooms are light, bright and airy with wooden floors, and the bathrooms are beautifully presented, one with a shower and the other with a shower and bath. A solar system ensures a plentiful supply of hot water.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside there is a lovely private cobbled patio garden complete with table, chairs, large sun umbrella, a BBQ and lush sub-tropical plants, perfect for alfresco dining or just reading a book and relaxing.
Just outside the front door is another seating area with a small table and chairs.
Parking is very easy on Rua do Tonel right outside the cottage.
All linen and towels are supplied for your stay, however not beach towels.
The cottage is not suitable for large groups of singles.
The cottage is no smoking inside.
Sorry pets are not allowed.
The upstairs bedroom is accessed by a modern alternate tread staircase which is not suitable for very young children.
The Algarve region
The Algarve owns the most enviable climate in Europe and is a wonderful area to visit.
The Western Algarve being the most beautiful and unspoilt part of Southern Portugal.
Bursting with local colour and life the Algarve has gorgeous beaches framed by high orange sandstone cliffs, deep turquoise sea breaking onto pristine sand, beautiful coastal and inland flora such as palm trees, almond trees, olive trees, wild lavender and rosemary bushes growing in profusion. Sub-tropical agaves, orchids and rampant bouganvillea.
Inland is clothed in eucalytus and pine trees, offering a cool and refreshingly scented alternative to the beach.
Portugal is famous for its wine, port, seafood, olive oil, cheeses and honey.
In the Algarve you can taste the best simple fare of sizzling barbequed sardines served on a thick slice of fresh bread, an accompanying salad of local tomatoes, cheese and olives all washed down with the very best local wine or freshly squeezed juice.
The Algarve also has its own natural spring water supply at 'Monchique'.
A modern eclectic mix of the old and new, the Algarve has everything to offer from donkeys still ploughing the fields to state of the art water parks and golf resorts all within beautiful surroundings fringed by the most stunning and endlessly varied beaches in Europe.
Situated at the end of the land right on the Atlantic Ocean's door and named by the Romans Promontorium Sacrum, Sagres has always been referred to as 'The end of the World'.
it is easy to see why it earned this name perched at the far western end of Europe and set above the endless sea.
This friendly town has much to offer. Best of all it's incredible and varied beaches.
Historically the Fortaleza is where Henry the Navigator set up his sailing school. From here it is claimed Christopher Columbus and Vasco da Gama set sail to discover the unknown world. You can visit the fort for a few euros and admire the amazing views and ancient compass set into the stone floor.
Modern Sagres offers, bars, cafes, restaurants all to suit every taste, shops, a market, surf hire, scenic boat trips, a working port, supermarket, chemist and post office. You can hire windsurfers, Kayaks, bicycles, surfboards, be taken on incredible dolphin watching trips, scenic boat/fishing trips, go scuba diving, horse-riding, or simply relax and do nothing apart from enjoy the sunshine.
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26 Jun 2013
"Lovely place to stay"
We really loved the cottage, it was of high quality spec, tastefully renovated and lovely finishing touches. The owners are very nice, helpful and knowledgeable of the local area. Would happily rebo… More
7 Apr 2013
"Beautiful cottage in a fantastic location for exploring South West Portugal"
We have had a fantastic week at the beautifully renovated and furnished Tonel Cottage. The owners made us so welcome and the cottage is really comfortable and well equipped - beautifully tiled bathroo… More
6 Apr 2012
"Perfect little hideaway A+++"
We booked this cottage on a friends recommendation and we would like to pass that recommendation on. The owners are very friendly and extremely helpful. As we don't drive they even offered to t… More
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