Ocean View Apartment,
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Being only 200metres from the beach and situated on the second floor accessed by lifts or stairs our apartment is ideally situated for all the amenites required for your holiday.It is fully equipped for self catering. A coffee shop just a few metres away from the main entrance, a supermarket, butchers, fresh fish shop, bakers shop,more cafes and restaurants all just a few minutes walk.
Even at peak holiday times there is always plenty of room on the extensive beach which is attended by lifeguards. The rock pools are enjoyed by all the children.Ocean view apartment is ideally located to visit the towns and cities of this special area of Northern Portugal. A location to suit virtually every type of holidaymaker.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Amorosa 200 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||20 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Oporto (Porto) 75 km, Nearest railway: Viana do Castelo 8 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
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
Our apartment is spacious, very nicely presented, modern, comfortable and fully equipped for all your holiday needs.
Every attention to detail is made to ensure maximum enjoyment of your holiday.
There is of course a fire extinguisher and first aid kit in the event of emergencies.
|Further details outdoors|
The shared roof terrace is huge and has maximum sun exposure. The views are outstanding.
From the large lounge balcony there is ample room for six people to enjoy Al Fresco dining.
All the rooms and the balcony are west facing making it sunny from midday till sunset.
There is an English speaking representative on hand to answer any questions.
Changeover day is flexible which may enable clients to secure more advantageous flight deals
If you have your own laptop computer there is a coffee bar which offers free internet connection and it is only a few steps from the entrance to the building, There is also an internet cafe just 5 minutes walk way if you do not have your own laptop with you.
The Costa Verde region
The Costa Verde or Minho Region of Portugal has a lovely climate. During July and August temperatures are usually in the late 20's to early 30's centigrade. Spring, Autumn and ear;y summer normally record temperatures in the mid 20's. This area of Portugal is steeped in history with towns such as Ponte de Lima, Braga, Barcelos as well as the famous National Parks all within a reasonable driving distance. There are "Tourismo" offices in all the larger towns where the local events are listed. It's well worth calling in as there is so much activity with fairs, carnivals etc which take place mostly during the summer months.
Viana do Castelo
Praia da Amorosa is a purpose built peaceful resort which allows visitors to relax rather than the much busier towns and cities, however, Viana do Castelo the nearest town is only 8KM away.A bus will take you to Viana from Amorosa, alternatively you can walk along the beach for around 4 KM to Cabadelo beach and then take the short ferry accross the River Lima which takes you to Viana do Castelo.
During the month of August there is a huge festival in Viana, there are street parades, marching bands, decorated floats, street entertainers etc
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29 Nov 2012
"Lovely Apartment, best we've ever stayed in."
We had a great holiday, the apartment was only some 200 metres from the beach which the kids loved. We ate out quite a lot as meals are so reasonable.
There's everything you need in this small resort, our children made friends with French and Portuguese kids and if we had stayed longer they would have been fluent in their languages!!!
We flew to Oporto and rented a car, it was only about 30 minutes from the aiport. You wouldn't need to rent a car as we spoke with other holiday makers who took the metro and train up to Viana do Castelo which is only a short taxi ride away.
We couldn't fault the apartment in any way.
Glad you liked the apartment and enjoyed your holiday, we appreciate your kind review
12 Nov 2012
"Lovely apartment in the heart of 'Real' Portugal"
Just arrived back in the UK (brrrr) having visited Portugal for the first time. Everyone told us this was the 'real' Portugal, and they weren't wrong! The apartmentis absolutley lovely! Nicely furnished, clean, welcoming and run with care and attention; you couldn't ask for more! Excellent. Perfectly located for access to the Minoh region, stunning landscapes, beautiful long sandy beaches, sunsets you can't take your eyes off and great food. There is tradition, and history and rural simplicity not far away and great places to visit. Highlights include Viana do Castelo (nice busy town with great views from Santa Lucia), Ponte de Lima (beautiful old town), Ponte de Barca (gorgeous quiet old town) , Barcelos (thursday market is fab - get there early!), Guimaraes (lots of history), Braga (small city, lots to see), Porto (bigger city lots to see), Monte Bom Jesus (has to be seen to be believed - so beautiful), Citiana Britainos (celtic ruins, very nice!). Could write more, but will be here all day! I recommend you go and check it out - well worth a visit.
Thanks for your review, we're delighted you enjoyed your stay in Ocean View Apartment and also your visit to the North of Portugal
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