Fontanelas House Rental Photos and Description
3 rooms, 6 persons. Holidays in Sintra.
Located in the friendly village of Fontanelas, two steps away from the beautiful European western beaches, the house enables spending a memorable summer.
(see the nearest beaches below, under “Location')
You will be a few kilometers away from Sintra, where you can enjoy the historic ambience of the town UNESCO world heritage and its stunning scenery of mountains.
The house is fully equipped, ready for all the needs of a family. The location is extremely quiet with pinewoods inviting you to rest, enjoy the sightseeing, walking or cycling.
It has 2 double bedrooms (bed + child up to 5 years), 1 room with 2 single beds, 1 bathroom, 1 bathroom support, large lounge and dining room with a delighting view, 1 fully equipped kitchen and a large garden with barbecue, lost in the green and quiet.
Proposed tour itinerary:
You will be received with the utmost hospitality and you can rely on the advice of those living here to get the best out of your days.
In the paths and forests of Fontanelas, take a walk or bike. Try the bread made in pine wood ovens and enjoy the delights of the local shops.
Five minutes away, enjoy the most beautiful beaches in the country. Try walking in between the long sandy beach from Magoito to Aguda.
At low tide, enjoy the small pools and the amazing marine life found there.
In the afternoon, there is nothing like visiting Sintra: its town palace, the alleys of the historical center which is UNESCO world heritage site.
In the meantime, you can enjoy many delicacies: Try, for example, the “Travesseiros” and the cheesecakes from Piriquita café.
Book at least a day to explore the mysteries of the Mountains of Sintra: the Capuchos Convent, the Garden and Palace of Monserrate, “Quinta da Regaleira”, the Pena Palace are amongst the many unforgettable places . Do not forget to enjoy the activities that these sites offer, such as organized tours and show most of them children friendly.
On your way home, take a drink and enjoy a unique setting in Bar-Restaurant “O Moinho”, near Cabo da Roca. Take your time to go to the beautiful and picturesque village of Azenhas do Mar, where you can return later to an excellent meal at the restaurant of Dona Lourdes ( Adega das Azenhas ) or restaurant “Azenhas do Mar”, which has a unique location. A tip: ask for wine of “Colares” , caste Ramisco , unique to this region.
For those who surf, there is no better destination. At your disposal are numerous world famous beaches, from Ericeira to Praia Grande. And for windsurfing, check beaches of Abano, at Guincho.
Golf lovers have several greens within few kilometers like the Pestana Sintra Golf Resort Penha Longa amongst others.
Also available, several horse riding centers nearby as well as an extreme adventure park, paragliding center, surfing schools, tennis, and the historic tramway...
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- children welcome
- limited accessibility