Casa do Brasao Portugal

Prices from €375 per Week
'Casa do Brasão', The Coat of Arms Cottage is a stylish, self-catering cottage set on the edge of a typical Alentejo village untouched by time. A place of tranquility and tradition with ancient pathways, medieval round houses, cork oak trees and olive groves. Take a leisurely stroll to the local café and order 'petisco' from Manuel (cold meat side dishes) with a glass of local red wine and watch the sun set over the mountain range of the Serra de São Mamede. Adopt the peaceful ambience of rural Portugal where the pace of life is slow and the people still have time for each other. A self-catering cottage situated on the edge of a small typical Alentejo village with garden & plunge pool. Sleeps 4 - 6 people (3 bedrooms - two with double beds and one with 2 children’s beds) Accommodation: A three bedroom cottage composed of a spacious living room, fully equipped, modern kitchen, large, modern bathroom, a large mezzanine bedroom, and two smaller bedrooms. Outside, there is a good sized garden, sun terrace, arched patio, 5.5x3 m plunge pool with cover and off street parking. Living room - enclosed wood burning stove, satellite TV with access to free channels and DVD player, a selection of books, games and DVDs. Kitchen - large table for six people, electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, washing machine, iron, ironing board, all crockery, cutlery, cooking utensils and pans. Bathroom - large step-in multifunctional shower, bidet, toilet, hand basin and heated towel rail. Bedroom1 - mezzanine with large double bed. Bedroom 2 - antique double bed. Bedroom 3 - two single children’s beds. Garden with large granite boulders, cork oak and orange trees, arched patio, a cobbled sun terrace with a 5.5x3 m plunge pool and cover, 2 sun loungers and 2 easy chairs, table and chairs for dining alfresco, a barbecue and ample parking for two cars. Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels are provided. Wood is provided for the fire free of charge in the colder months. Gas and electricity are included in the price. For rental periods of more than one week fresh bed linen and towels will be provided and the cottage cleaned. For health and safety this cottage has a no smoking policy. In the village there are a number of small cafés and a small village shop for a few essentials. A wider choice is available at a good supermarket (Pingodoce) in Castelo de Vide - 9.5 km, and a mini market in Santo António das Areias - 2.6 km. A bull festival is held in the village every second weekend in August (Festa Largada de Touros) when the brave men of the village entice the bulls to charge. This is followed by music and dancing well into the night.
Sleeps 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1

Details

Property Information

Type:
Cottage
Location:
Distrito de Portalegre, Portugal
This Property Sleeps:
6
Minimum Price Per Week:
€375
Maximum Price Per Week:
€575
Nearest Airport:
Lisbon (airport code NQY)

Notes
Reserved deposit 30% sterling or euro cheque can be sent to our address or by bank transfer. Balance 70 - 30 days before arrival

Property Features
  • Has a Pool
  • Children are allowed

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

Bathroom
Bathrooms: 1
Toilets: 1
Shower Rooms: 1
Bidets
Bedroom
Doubles: 2
Twins: 1
Dining
Seating for: 6 People
Entertainment
Satellite or Cable
TV
DVD Player
Kitchen
Crockery & Cutlery Provided
Washing Machine
Hob
Oven
Fridge
Microwave
Toaster
Laundry
Washing Machine Provided
Linen Provided
Towels Provided
Iron
Ironing Board
Living Room
Seating for: 4 People
Sofas: 1
Armchairs: 2
Fireplace
Local Activities
Fishing
Tennis
Swimming
Walking
Local Area
Quiet Bars and Pubs
Restaurants
Distance to Local Town Centre: 2km
The local town is: Sleepy
Location
Distance to convenience store: <100m
Distance to local restaraunts: 2km
In a Town
Distance to Airport: >100km
In the Country
Outside
Barbecue
Patio
Parking
Terrace
Private Swimming Pool
Garden
Outside Tap
Suitability
No Pets
Family Oriented
Children Welcome
Unsuitable for the elderly or infirm
Non Smoking Only
Accommodation
Accommodation Type:: Self Catering
Changeover Day: Sat
Theme
Quiet yet close to local activity

Local Area Details

About Walking

The region of Marvão and the Serra da São Mamede, a protected nature reserve, is a wonderful place for walking. A mountain range with the highest point of 1025 meters, is a treasure of rich and diversified flora and fauna. A microclimate with thick vegetation, megalithic stones, ancient roman roads and pathways, full of wildlife including rare birds of prey such as the vulture, kite or Bonelli eagle. And with a some luck you might see wild boar or deer.
In this nature park there are 5 walks listed below:
- Esperança Route - 18 kms. Point of departure and arrival: Esperança. (Arronches)
- Marvão Route - 8 kms. Point of departure and arrival: Portagem. (Marvão)
- Galegos Route - 17 kms. Point of departure and arrival: Galegos. (Marvão)
- Carreiras Route - 10 kms. Point of departure and arrival: Carreiras. (Portalegre/Castelo de Vide)
- Reguengo Route - 10 kms. Point of departure and arrival: Reguengo. (Portalegre)

Contact Details

Name:
Dewi jones
Telephone:
+351-219-290364
Alt Telephone:
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Fax:
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Contact Details

Country:
Portugal
Region:
Distrito de Portalegre
County:
Castelo de Vide
Town:
Castelo de Vide
Postcode:

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