from £109 / night help Price for guests, Nights

Quintal dos Pintos – Home 130875 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Quintal dos Pintos – Home 130875

Excellent Excellent – based on 1 review

  • House
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

House / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Situated in the small, well preserved, peaceful south facing village of Eugaria, in the environmentally protected hill sides of Sintra Mountains, in the heart of the natural reserve park of Sintra-Cascais, the house has superb 360º views, to mountains and overlooks hamlets, vine yards, pastures and valleys towards the coast line and its beaches.

The village of Colares just 2km with exciting country colours and flavor await, 8 km from historic Sintra - UNESCO W. H, for national museums, monistic building and majestic castles and royal places, with good examples of architectural and historic grand noble houses, and just 5 minutes from beautiful beaches, golf courses, hoarse ridding, and outdoor activities for those more spirited, and of course local cuisine and family run restaurants.

This 17/18 c. country house keeps all is original characteristics with antique Portuguese tiles panels, original flag stones, wooden beams and floor and fireplaces and is tastefully

Situated in the small, well preserved, peaceful south facing village of Eugaria, in the environmentally protected hill sides of Sintra Mountains, in the heart of the natural reserve park of Sintra-Cascais, the house has superb 360º views, to mountains and overlooks hamlets, vine yards, pastures and valleys towards the coast line and its beaches.

The village of Colares just 2km with exciting country colours and flavor await, 8 km from historic Sintra - UNESCO W. H, for national museums, monistic building and majestic castles and royal places, with good examples of architectural and historic grand noble houses, and just 5 minutes from beautiful beaches, golf courses, hoarse ridding, and outdoor activities for those more spirited, and of course local cuisine and family run restaurants.

This 17/18 c. country house keeps all is original characteristics with antique Portuguese tiles panels, original flag stones, wooden beams and floor and fireplaces and is tastefully decorated with comfortable fittings and antiques furnishing, together with all modern amenities. The house has large living area with fireplace and adjoining dining area suitable for up to 8 seated comfortably. The living room accesses to private grassed inner garden and on to swimming pool with spectacular views.

There is 2/3 bedrooms: 1 "en suite" room with bathroom facilities and 2 others served by a separate shower room/WC. Traditional characteristic antique kitchen, with modern facilities incorporated and very charming breakfast room. Also includes an Outdoor patio suitable for meals laid with original terracotta tiles, also superb view. From common areas and bedrooms you have splendid views of the valley, mountain and the sea. The pool decorated with antique tile panels is surrounded by a large well kept landscaped garden. The entire house is decorated with tastefully antique furniture and all modern facilities. This property offers once a week house cleaning.

Further details

Swimming pool only available from mid may to end of September

Only part of the property is for rent, with total privacy

The house is cleaned before arrivals and once a week and the garden is maintained. Daily cleanning can be arranged on request

One of the gardens is shared with the owners of the house.

English-speaking representative on hand to answer any questions.

Further details indoors

The house is in a property called "Quintal dos Pintos". In the 17/18c. The bread of the village has made and sold in the ground floor of the propriety and still conserve the bread oven. It has belonged to an American architect and writer that wrote 2 books " A cottage in Sintra" and " Back to Portugal" where he describes is stay in Portugal and lots of funny stories he had when he restore this house 20 years ago.

Further details outdoors

Parking in the road is available with very short walk to the house
The property is only 5 minutes away from Colares, where you can find an excellent grocery shop, butcher, pharmacy and all other basic facilities. It also has a typical fresh produce street market, every weekend and public holidays. Excellent restaurants are easily found in Colares, Azoia, Cabo da Roca, Almoçageme, Praia das Maçãs, Azenhas do Mar( 5 to 15 min drive). Supermarkets and big shopping centres found within 15 / 30 min drive.

Banks, pharmacies, hairdressers, taxis, newspapers, bars, night club, etc. can all be found at Praia das Maçãs, Colares, Almoçageme, all nearby locations, 5 to15 minutes drive train or by horse and carriage. Along the coast, the choice of beaches is endless, famous for water sports activities and a variety of sea faring competitions, sandy family beaches, all within 5 to 30 minutes drive from the property. The cosmopolitan capital of Lisbon, is only 30 minutes away.
Conveniently located, with easy access to Sintra's historical sites and stunning beaches (Adraga, Grande and Maçãs), the cottage is also fairly close to highways to Lisbon (IC19), Mafra (IC30), Ericeira (A21) It is therefore the ideal holiday spot for those keen to combine sightseeing and sun lounging by the pool
Parking in the road is available, we do recommend to park in the village square which is a short walk as the village streets are quite narrow!

Location description from owner

The Central Portugal region

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Sintra, only 8 km from this house Is one of the most beautifully towns in the world, summer residence of Kings and Queens, with fantastic palaces.

LISBON, 35 km away, the capital of Portugal, with its downtown area and 7 hills, has centuries of history. The weather always gentle invites people to enjoy the city all year around.
Visit the typical districts of the city such as the Bairro Alto, Alfama and the Mouraria, with the tranquil streets during the day and known for its nightlife, with numerous restaurants, bars and the famous houses of Fado (typical Portuguese music).

You can visit the National Art Museum, Gukbenkian Museum, City museum, Tile museum, Centro cultural Belem, and many other museums, palaces, convents, monasteries, churches, gardens, monuments.
Enjoy the sightseeing in the castle of Saint Jorge, ehe elevator of Saint Justa, and the Portas do Sol and the gardens and parksof Estufa fria, Jardins de Belem, Jardim botânico

ESTORIL and CASCAIS, 15 km away, considered the Portuguese Riviera, one of the most beautiful area of Costa del Sol with many fine sandy beaches. Cascais is a fishing village with excellent fresh fish restaurants.

GUINCHO beach, one of Portugal's best beaches, offers consistent wind to kite and wind surfers as well as reasonable waves for board surfers. Along the coast, many other beaches, famous for water sports wind surfing sky surfing bodyboard and many more.

Colares

The property is only 5 minutes away from colares where you can find an excellent grocery shop, butcher, restaurants and also take aways meats . Excellent restaurants in Colares and along the beaches, within 10 minutes drive in Azenhas do Mar, Praia das Maçãs & Praia Grande, Praia da Adraga . Supermarkets and big shopping centres found within 20 minutes drive. Banks, pharmacies, hairdressers, taxis, newspapers, bars, night club, etc. Can all be found at Praia das Maçãs, Colares, all of which are nearby locations.

SINTRA has places VERY INTERESTING PLACES: the Moorish castle (8th century), Quinta da regaleira (A must see from the 19th century), the Capuchins convent (From 1560), Monserrate Palace with is very well known gardens immortalized by Lord Byron, the National palace (First built in 1154) and the Pena palace (19th century).

For Golf players, the area is a major attraction and the following courses are within close reach: Estoril, Quinta da Beloura and Penha Longa Golf Resort .

Quinta da Marinha - Near the coast, just west of Cascais, 20 minutes by car with very beautiful with views of mountains and sea Atlantic Ocean . On the way you can stop at Cabo da Roca which is most western place in the European continent with wonderful views


During the four seasons we have a unique climate where the temperature is very pleasant.


More Less

Families

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Double Beds, 1 Single Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 Shower room

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Staffed property
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

More Less

Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
Yes, smoking allowed

About the owner

Mario R
Response rate:
70%
Calendar updated::
17 Feb 2017
Years listed:
6
Based in:
Portugal
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, French, Portuguese


This House has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 28 May 2010. Located in Sintra Municipality, it has 1 review with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £763 to £1272.

The Owner has a response rate of 70% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 17 Feb 2017.

Map

Map and how to get there

Map

Guest reviews

Excellent – based on 1 review Excellent
1 review

Write a review

Excellent
1
Very Good
0
Average
0
Poor
0
Terrible
0
Write a review
Review 1-1 of 1

Build your perfect trip, with Holiday Lettings & TripAdvisor

Book with confidence

Pay online to be covered by Payment Protection

Real opinions, real reviews

Genuine guest feedback from 100,000+ reviews

Safe, simple, secure

When you pay online with PayPal or by credit/debit card

Quick response times

Know where you're staying within 24 hours

Also consider

Europe Holidays

425072 properties

Portugal Holidays

20381 properties

Lisbon

3,056 properties

Cascais

505 properties

Sintra Municipality

301 properties

Ericeira

240 properties

Lourinha

42 properties

Torres Vedras

40 properties

Mafra

35 properties

Belem

31 properties

Carcavelos

25 properties

Areia Branca

24 properties

Oeiras

17 properties

Praia das Macas

14 properties

Cadaval

13 properties

Parede

13 properties

Moscavide

10 properties

Alenquer

9 properties

Seixal

7 properties

Vila Franca de Xira

7 properties

Paco de Arcos

7 properties

Magoito

6 properties

Start a new search

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.