Colares House Rental Photos and Description
Waterfront summer holiday rental in Azenhas do Mar, Sintra
Beautiful house for summer holiday rental situated in Azenhas do Mar, 2 minutes by foot from Azenhas do Mar beach and 10 minutes from Praia das Maçãs beach.
This romantic house has a very nice garden with a private swimming pool (10m x 4,20m) and an excellent view to the sea.
It has 3 bedrooms, all of them with view towards the sea, 2 bathrooms, one with shower and one with jacuzzi.
It has a full equipped kitchen and a living and dinning room with fireplace and a lovely view to the swimming pool and to the sea. Earlier morning there are fishing boats 500 m in front of the house and you can also heard and watch the lovely gulls flying above the sea.
The house is new as well as everything inside her because she was constructed recently.
It is located in a very important and historical place as it was in the ancient century the summer resort of the Portuguese kings.
Surroundings: 5 Km from Colares, a demarcated wine-growing region, famous for its excellent wine, which can be tasted in “Adega Regional de Colares”. Near several others white sandy beaches like Adraga (3 Km), considered in 2003 the most beautiful beach in Europe, Praia Grande (2 Km), Aguda (1,5 Km), Magoito (4 Km) and Praia da Ursa, a naturist beach near Cabo da Roca, 4 km of distance, the westernmost point on the European continent, defined by the poet Camões as “where the land ends and the sea begins”.
In 15 km far you can find Guincho'/Cascais where the world championship of windsurf is held and famous for the kyte surf. Sintra, world heritage site declared by UNESCO, is 10 Km far from and has historic monuments like Moorish Castle, Monastery of Capuchos, Monserrate Palace, National Palace, Pena Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, Seteais Palace and fabulous botanical gardens. Robert Southey, English poet describes Sintra as 'the most bless, spot on the whole inhabitable globe'.
Near Lisbon, the capital: Lisbon, the capital is only 40 Km far from Quinta do Mar where you can find great historical value monuments, theatres, cinemas, Parque das Nacoes (theme park) where had been held the Expo 98, shopping areas, zoo and typical restaurants where you can take the excellent traditional Portuguese cooking while listening the famous Fado, for instance in Bairro Alto.
With the inauguration of the railway between Lisbon and Sintra in 1887, Sintra became popular as a summer resort that attracted the middle class of Lisbon, while at the same time attracted well known scientists and historians, who began methodically to study Sintra's ancient heritage.
Another property details: Quinta do Mar is a property with 1500 m2 that offers everything new. The owners lives nearby in the extreme of the property in a small house and may be useful for any help you needed.
- pets not allowed
- wheelchair accessible
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- non smoking only