The house is situated in the historical and charming village of Aldeia Gavinha surrounded by rolling hills and vineyards. Recently decorated and modernised for open plan living with new double glazed windows. Under 1 hour drive from Lisbon.
Fully equipped house including sheets and towels. Staying in a rural setting untouched by tourism gives guests the chance to spend a peaceful holiday connecting with nature and getting to know the local culture. Set between the the medieval market town of Alenquer (15 minutes) and Torres Vedras (15 minutes) , which is famous for its carnival. The beach town of Santa Cruz (40mins) also provides golden sandy beaches that can be enjoyed throughout the year and surfing lessons can be found in the summer months. Santa Cruz also provides opportunity for a lively nightlife with its beach bars, restaurants and discos. Aldeia Gavinha is surrounded by Quintas and Adegas that produce International award winning wines of quality, where wines can be bought and wine tasting arranged. There is also a range of restaurants and farms providing local cuisine and typical dishes from this region. Horse drawn carriage tours/sightseeing of the surrounding countyside is also available, as well as horse-riding lessons from local Equestrian Farms. Please ask for further details.
Zugang für Gäste
I would like to inform guests that do to work, unfortunately, I am unable to welcome you on arrival. However, I can ensure direct access to the apartment using a KeySafe system, allowing access 24hrs oa day.
Interaktion mit Gästen
Via email, messaging and phone. Emergencies
Weitere wichtige Infos
Other activities and interests in the areas include Serra do Monte Junto which is one of the highest points in the area, providing magnificent views, unique flora and fauna, established walking routes as well as being excellent for birdwatching. Budding historians will be interested to discover the regions important role in the Peninsular war, where there is a newly established Lines of Torres visitor route, enabling you to take an historical tour of the area and visitor centers.
Linen and towels are provided, WiFi included. Pets are welcome.