Located 8 min from Praia das Maçãs, one of most popular beaches of Sintra's coastal line,this 6 bedroom villa offers perfect setting for guests to enjoy Sintra's Natural Park and beauty as well as nearby Cascais, Estoril and Lisbon, with its multiple interests.
The villa itself is located amongst pine woods, ideal place for invigorating walks or bicycle rides.
15 min away, Sintra's mountain offer a cultural landscape, with secular forest dotted with palaces and castles to be visited and an invitation to outdoor activities such as climbing, hiking, and mountain biking.
Sintra, World Heritage city, full of touristic attractions and an unforgettable buzz.
Nearby,famous Golf courses,Penha Longa,Oitavos,Qta da Marinha, tennis courts, surf , windsurf, bodyboard at Praia Grande & Guincho,family beaches( Praia das Maçãs, magoito, Agrada, Azenhas do Mar ), horse ridind 5 min away.
15 min away,Cascais and Estoril, fashionable cities with shopping centers, marina, casino, night life.
Lisbon, cosmopolitan, tourist delight to listen to Fado.
Local Attractions: BEACHES : famous beaches found on Sintra's and Cascais' coast-Guincho (windsurf + surf), Praia Grande (surf + family + dinosaur's footprints), Adraga ( voted one of 3 most beautifull beaches in Europe , 2003), Azenhas do Mar (delightful fishermen's village), Praia das Maçãs (family) and more...(5 to 20 min)
Sintra-unforgetable fairy tale touristic city, memorable palaces , castles, botanical gardens and try the famous pastries also..( 15 min )
Cascais and Estoril- fashionable, busy night life, marina, bars, tempting restaurants, shopping centres, casino, esplanades by the sea.....
Lisbon- cosmopolitan,,museums, monuments, typical restaurants, fado singing, theatres, oceannarium, endless offers.(30min)
Golf - excellent, famous golf courses, Penha Longa, Qta da Marinha, OItavos Dunes, Beloura (20 /30 min )
Tennis - club and school at Praia das Maçãs
Surf -school at Praia das Maçãs
Local Facilities -Casa dos Bambus: For local shopping you have :
- Mucifal is less than 5 min away, where you will find daily fruit, vegetables, fresh fish and seafood market.
Bakery, takeaway homemade food, hairdresser/ beauty salon, pharmacy, grocery shops, frozen food shop, bookstore , cafes, restaurants, etc....
-Praia das Maçãs , 5 min away, has the same facilities and also famous fish and seafood restaurants, pizzaria, beautiful esplanades by the sea, bars, night club ,etc,etc....
-Colares, 5 min away,banks, post office, health center, Adega de Colares (wine tasting), usual shops, cafes, family restaurants
For large supermarkets and shopping centres -15 min away , either in Sintra or Cascais.
Some of the most famous :
-Qta da Marinha, set amongst beautiful pine trees and streching down to Guincho beach, has stunning scenery .Its hole13, a par 4 descending to the sea, is a picture postcard of Portuguese golf.
-Oitavos Dunes in Qta da Marinha is the 1st golf course in Europe and 2nd in the World to have a certified signature santuary - Gold
-Penha Longa has championship characteristics , an excelent level of maintenance and beautiful panoramic views over Sintra mountain range . Mosteiro is a 9 hole new alternative to the exhisting course.
-Estoril, one of the oldest and best known golf courses in Portugal , location of the Portuguese Championships in 53 and 72.
-Qta da Beloura with fine views over the Sintra mountain range and a course surrounded by trees on flat terrain ,provides a very pleasurable game of golf !
- Some of the others:
Belas , Lisbon Sports Club, Aroeira 1 and 2 ,Vimeiro , Ribagolf ,Stº Estevão , Campo Real, Qta do Peru, Troia, Montado, Belavista , Praia del Rey, Botado , Golden Eagle.