Estremoz Cottage Rental Photos and Description
2 bedroom cottage, 4 persons close to Estremoz, central Portugal.
The cottage is situated 8 kms from the town of Estremoz in the heart of the Alentejo. It is located in the quiet Roman village of Santa Vitoria do Ameixial which is in the heart of wine producing countryside. The cottage has 2 bedrooms (one with two single beds; one with divan beds); sitting room with dining area and TV; kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, cooker & oven, toaster, coffee machine; one bathroom with a shower, hand basin, WC, bidet.
At the front of the cottage is a terrace with outside table and chairs.
Comfortable and quiet.
Located close to many well known vineyards -J. Portugal Ramos; Seis Reis. The vineyards are open for visits and wine tasting sessions of Alentejo wines. In September, they are open for tours during the grape harvest.
The area around the village is beautiful for nature walks and enjoying the quiet, unspoilt countryside.
Estremoz, the closest town has many historic attractions to visit; restaurants and cafés which serve delicious local food and wines; weekly local fairs; attractive municipal swimming pools (a shallow children`s pool and an adult pool), attractively located with view a beautiful view of Estremoz castle -perfect for a hot afternoon.
Visit Spain as the city of Badajoz is one hour drive from Estremoz along the A6 motorway.
Visit the huge Alqueva reservoir and take a boat ride or do water sports.
The town of Vila Viçosa is a gem in the heart of the region having a Royal Palace and ruined Medieval castle.
The town`s streets are lined with orange and lemon trees where you can pause and have a coffee or a drink in a café whilst sitting under the trees.
Local crafts to see; marble items, carpet weaving (in the town of Arraiolos); local pottery, wine and olive oil production. Cork production from the vast cork trees found locally.
A place to relax and be taken back in time.
- children welcome