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A flower garden in the Douro Valley. Calm. Swimming Pool. Barbecue

Bedrooms 3
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

a rental with 3 bedrooms, pool, river bottom land .4mn DOURO

The lease is located in Loivos da Ribeiro, quiet village in the Douro Valley (wine World Heritage by UNESCO), between vines, eucalyptus and citrus.

we have neighbors a horse owner = possibility of ballads and up.

The cottage is surrounded by a flower garden, bordered by a river (rio Texeira).

A 3 km: Mesao Frio, charming little town with all shops (banks, post office, supermarket, tourist office ...)

10 km: Peso da Regua terroir of the greatest wines of Porto and superb views of the Douro; possibility of river cruises.

10 minutes on the Douro river beach.

Many local festivals. be desired if I can be your guide during your stay .And I can pick you up al airport serve you .This guide will help you better appreciate our .So No more hesitation Region

More Details

ribeiro armando
Member since: 2013
Speaks: french, portuguese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 9, 2018


Municipality of Baião Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • River
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 queen
    - 1 queen
    - 1 queen
  • 3 double bedrooms
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing


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A flower garden in the Douro Valley. Calm. Swimming Pool. Barbecue
average rating of 4.8285713 based on 35 reviews

Lovely gardens and the hosts were amazingly kind. Accommodation could be a bit more modern

  • 4 of 5

Plenty of space and garden with swimming pool was lovely. Sitting room was a tiny bit dark and some of the kitchen amenities didn’t work such as the toaster and seperate kettle. But overall we had a brilliant stay and loved the peace and quiet of the surrounding area.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: bonjour merci pour le l electromenager cela et deja resolu au plaisir de vous revoir armando et anne
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As per description. A very peaceful, beautiful and most relaxing house and gardens.

  • 5 of 5

If what you want from a holiday is total relaxation and peace. Look no further! The house and beautiful gardens are idyllically set in the amazing picturesque Portuguese countryside a few minutes drive from the River Douro.

Owners Armando, Anne and Zazi from the minute we arrived welcomed us with open arms. Their hospitality, generosity and knowledge of the area exceeded all expectations, we couldn't have wished for better Hosts and Gite to have stayed with/in.

The fact if the matter we are struggling to come to terns with our normal life style, so much different from Loivos da Ribeiro. We miss it and hope to return in 2018.

Thank you to both of you.

Jon, Sharon, Katherine, Cleiton, Rob & Tracey

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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The perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

A warm welcome, a beautiful home from home, comfortable and relaxing, an amazing garden with a great pool. Perfect for sightseeing or for sitting in the sun or shade. Great restaurants close by. And the best hosts ever. Thank you Armando and Ann.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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très belle maison au coeur du douro

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé quinze jours superbes dans cette belle maison.

Merci à Anne et Armando pour tous leurs petits conseils pour découvrir cette magnifique région.

Christophe,sylvie,tiago,fred et philo

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Heerlijke plek!!

  • 4 of 5

Wat een heerlijke plek met een fantastische gastheer en gastvrouw.

De tuin is echt fantastisch! Onze meiden van 4, 8 en 10 jaar heb ik nog nooit zo goed zien ‘ luieren’ ; beetje lezen, beetje zwemmen, spelletjes doen. De tuin heeft overal fijne zitplekjes. Het huis is ook fijn. Zeker niet modern te noemen maar wel van alle gemakken voorzien. Wij kunnen deze plek aanraden als je op een heerlijke rustige plek wilt zijn in een prachtige omgeving met een prachtig uitzicht.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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séjour formidable grâce aux propriétaires l'accueil est chaleureux et familiale

  • 5 of 5

Les bons conseils d'Armando pour les visites de sites, des fêtes locales, et pour les bons petits restaurants, et ses supers gâteaux.

Anne est une jardinière qui entretien un jardin formidable et dont la moindre graine pousse comme par miracle.

Tout cela nous à donner une super ambiance familiale.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
novo sol
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
A24 A3 A4
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
75 Kilometres
Car: recommended

a 1/2 hour Vila real water park. The city of Peso da Regua capital of Port wine. To visit: Lamego, Braga. Walk on the Douro River. mini cruise one day. Archaeological sites. a whole range of Romanesque monuments. and of course the city of Porto to discover and many other beautiful cities to explore, not to mention the magnificent Douro River 4mn from home. 4km City Mesao Frio with all these shops: bank, post office, tourist office, gas station, dab a small beautiful city to visit with its cloister. Resende: capital of the cherry festival in June.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.