2 COTTAGES BBQ TERRACE, WIFI, CABLE TV, HIKING - WEEKEND PROMOTION

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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2 COTTAGES BBQ TERRACE, WIFI, CABLE TV, HIKING - WEEKEND PROMOTION

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2 Cottages fully equipped stunning valley and mountain landscapes

Video about our rural tourism cottages: http://goo.gl/qpC76O

More pictures about our rural cottages: http://countryvillage.wix.com/northportugal#!Overview/mainPage

Come now and contact with the green nature, with the countryside / agriculture, peace / tranquility, escape from their daily routines. Discover new places, cultures and traditions, and authentic / genuine contact with the local population.

These comfortable houses recently rebuilt maintaining the original architecture, are located in the North of Portugal (Minho), on the left bank of the River Vez, one of the sides of the Peneda Geres National Park.

GRANDMA´S HOUSE has:

- 1 large bedroom with 1 double bed, 1 sofa with two single beds and one private bathroom.

- On the same floor has 1 more bathroom. Large dining/sitting room with 1 double sofa bed;

- The kitchen is fully equipped with stove, toaster, coffee machine, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge / freezer.

- This house has cable TV, hi-fi system, DVD player, home cinema system with full surround sound, internet.

Outside Grandma's house has a terrace with barbecue, dining area and stunning views of the river Vez, the valley and the mountains.

GRANDPA´S HOUSE has:

- 2 bedrooms (1 bedroom with 1 double bed and the other with two single beds) and 2 bathrooms, one of them private. With 1 sofa bed in the living room.

- The kitchen is modern and fully equipped with stove, oven, microwave, toaster, coffee machine, washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer, fridge. This house has cable TV, hi-fi system, DVD player, Home theater system with full surround sound, internet.

- The grandpa´s house has no outside space.

- The picnic area of Senhor dos Aflitos, in Sistelo, has a dining area and barbecue (see photo).

- Bed linen and towels included. Products for breakfast.

The village of Sistelo has several HISTORICAL ATTRACTIONS to visit, of which we highlight:

- FOOTPATHS that lead to secular Brandas of Sistelo, ideal for lovers of the contact with nature and the mountain;

- CASTLE SISTELO (civil architecture residential, eclectic), Fountain (infrastructural architecture, nineteenth century); Parish Church (religious architecture, and nineteenth-century vernacular), bridges (transport and communications architecture, eighteenth century).

- Sistelo is also famous for its 'SOCALCOS', which arose from the need to increase the agricultural area and counteract the slopes. These structures allowed the development of subsistence agriculture is extremely important for the survival of rural communities. You can see the 'Granaries', built in the seventeenth century, in order to dry the corn.

- Goatherding tourism

Find the nature and culture of our National Park Peneda-Gerês in a time travel by Sistelo. More information: http://www.quintalogica.com/index.php/en/goatherding-tourism

More Details

Details for GrandMa House 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 2 Bathrooms

- Large dining/sitting room with log fire and 1 double sofa bed. - Home cinema with full surround sound system. Flat screen TV. Hi-Fi system, DVD player. - Kitchen fully fitted, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer. - Bedroom: double bed and a sofa with two single bed. - 1 Bathroom with shower wc & wash basin. - 1 Bathroom with bath and shower, wc & wash basin. - Bath towels and bed linen included and changed weekly - Outdoor space with barbecue and dining area - Veranda looking out over the river and valley.
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Miguel A.

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Speaks french, portuguese, spanish, english
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Map

Nearest Airport
115 Kilometres
Oporto
Nearest Ferry
600 Kilometres
Santander, Spain
Nearest Train
50 Kilometres
Braga
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Arcos de Valdevez
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
The coast is about 60km away, with beautiful sandy
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Sistelo
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Ponte de Lima
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
Restaurant near the Merufe Monastery
Car: recommended

Sistelo is a village located in northern Portugal, on the left bank of the River Vez, one of the sides of the Peneda Geres National Park, inviting us to climb through the mountains of walking in the footsteps of shepherds and their animals, we lead to secular Brandas of Sistelo, ideal for lovers of the contact with nature and the mountain.

Sistelo is famous for its 'solcalcos', which arose from the need to increase the agricultural area and counteract the slopes. These structures allowed the development of subsistence agriculture is extremely important for the survival of rural communities. You can see the 'granaries', built in the seventeenth century, in order to dry the corn.

The Peneda Geres National Park is one of the greatest natural attractions in Portugal, due to its impressive scenic beauty, ecological value, ethnographic and variety of fauna (ponies, wolves, birds of prey) and flora (pine, chestnut, oak and various medicinal plants .) It extends from the mountains of Geres, in the south, through the mountains of Peneda to the Spanish border.

Located in the park are important centers of pilgrimage, the Shrine of Our Lady of Peneda, replica of the sanctuary of Bom Jesus de Braga, and St. Benedict's Open Door, a place of great popular devotion.

This area is characterized by its parties (traditional music, costumes, songs and dances).

 There are markets in exceptional Cerveira (Saturday), Viana Do Castelo (Friday), walks (Wednesday) and many others.

Follow the wine route green along the Minho Valley, passing between rolling hills covered with vineyards that produce wine of the region.

Other places to visit:

- Arcos de Valdevez is located approximately 20 km and is characterized by restaurants, bars, supermarkets and a river beach.

- Ponte de Lima is an ancient city about 30 km and is characterized by its medieval architecture. It is surrounded by the river Lima. There is also the Golf Course Ponte de Lima (18 holes) at 25 minutes.

- Melgaco, a beautiful town located about 30 km, the river Minho

- Monsoon (Region Albariño wine), with three modern supermarkets located 22 km away, has a wonderful outdoor public pool.

- Valencia (35 km), the old city, to visit mandatory.

- Vigo (60 km) and Santiago de Compostela (150 km) are other places to visit.

 

Travel: A 90 minutes from the airport of Porto (Portugal) and Santiago de Compostela (Spain). The journey from Porto airport is via the A3 motorway. Flights are available from Stansted, Heathrow, Gatwick to Porto (Portugal) and Stansted, Heathrow to Santiago de Compostela. Also from Liverpool to Porto and Santiago de Compostela, and Dublin to Porto.

For more information visit: http://countryvillage.wix.com/northportugal.

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Availability & Rates

Arcos de Valdevez Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
2014
Mar 20 2014 - Sep 16 2015
€50
€350
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add €15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

É procedimento habitual enviar no acto da reserva um pagamento parcial da estadia.
O restante valor será entregue à chegada.

It is standard procedure to send at time of reservation a partial payment of the stay.
The remaining amount will be handed over on arrival.

C'est la procédure standard envoyer sur la réservation un paiement partiel de séjour
Le montant restant sera remis à l'arrivée.
Notes Os preços são para DUAS PESSOAS em cada casa.
Cada pessoa adicional 15 euros por noite.
Estadia mínima de 2 noites.

Prices are for 2 persons in each house.
Each additional person 15 euros per night.
Minimum stay of 2 nights.

Les prix sont pour 2 personnes dans chaque maison.
Chaque personne supplémentaire 15 euros par nuit.
Séjour minimum de 2 nuits.
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Amenities

Arcos de Valdevez Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking On Street
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Heating ...
  • Living Room
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 bathrooms, one of them private.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Double room with double bed more two single sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountaineering
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
Notes:
The houses are nicely furnished and equipped. Each has its own kitchen, living room. Grandma house has outside eating area, with Granite BBQ and a view to mountains and River Vez. This means that two groups can enjoy a holiday together (the best option), but without getting on top of each other. Or two different groups can rent independently, and enjoy their own space. Bath towels and bed linen included and changed weekly
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