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Biovilla Sustainability

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 139 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfortable room, cleaning, Breakfast included, 100% natural, shared kitchen and bathroom

When booking Biovilla you will really Contribute to a greater environmental and social causes Performed by us.

We are an eco agro tourism. Biovilla's lodging is the alternative to the irresponsible tourism you found almost anywhere. Situated in the heart of the Arrábida Natural Park (45km away from Lisbon), Biovilla is a cooperative without the purpose of making profit by profit, but rather it at AIMS Promoting social, economic and environmental development in an integrated and balanced way through practical and innovative business models que put sustainability at the center of its activities.

Biovilla is situated in an area where one can meet and discover various natural environments, participating or taking care of our land, or simply relaxing, observing and enjoying life. If it makes sense for you to share and enjoy nature and sustainability experiences, THEN Biovilla is ideal for you and for your leisure time in lonely isolation from the urban world, or in the company of your beloved, family or friends. The surrounding area of ​​its 55 acres, with the Arrábida sea and beaches nearby (6/8 km away) and the pure air of the mountain, allow you a pleasant stay. So we invite you to enjoy our rooms in the Nature and Sustainable Tourism style in Palmela. Furthermore, Portugal is very rich from several points of view, cultural Namely, economic and recreational, so in Biovilla Also some place we promote traditional products and activities also.

We have 4 bedrooms available (each must be booked separately in B & B format) with double accommodation with extra bed option (with breakfast, linens and towels included), that have a shared bathroom for each two double / twin rooms, with hygiene products 100% natural. Kitchen (for guests), decks, car and bike park, meditations spots, a library, free wifi, some board games and a living room with projection screen for films or documentaries, all this in a shared format. There are a few mountain bikes to rent in place. People have the opportunity to Participate in the daily works of permaculture, natural agriculture, gardening and trainings happening in place. Summing up, this is a place where you can enjoy the your own holiday home with some services like bathroom cleaning, breakfast and natural / biological products supply (seasonal 100% natural food products).

Here each room has to be booked separately. We like to offer to our guest comfort in the middle of nature, with sustainable practices. As an example, all the products like hygiene or food products at the disposal of the guests in Biovilla are natural and it is out of question to put any chemicals in our land. Depending of the season we have biologic and natural vegetables, fruit and other kind of natural products at the disposal of our guests or of any person who prefers to buy biologic and natural products. Also we prepare vegetarian meals (with natural and biologic products of course, this in principle granted to Biovilla) for our guests (subject to availability of Biovilla staff and must to be requested 3 or 2 days in advance).

We are proud of and it is our responsibility to take care of a part of our dear Arrábida Natural Park, as well as to show, protect and multiply native plants (we are Responsible for the reforestation of one part of Arrábida), and Also Encourage the development of local fauna. The Biovilla family will be present to explain how to reach and special natural places in the surroundings, full of beauty and life, as well as to give all the information on how to get to the best beaches and to some tracks with natural beauty, unique and stunning views, such as the Atlantic ocean, river Sado, Troy, Alentejo, Palmela, Peninsula of Setúbal, Lisbon, Sintra, Among other places also as a reference, Which can be seen from the top of our hill.

We are not just to tourism, we have food Also a nature center (biologic and natural food production) and a learning center on sustainability (we perform courses and workshops about sustainability with social scholarships). In the tourism part, we are the alternative to the irresponsible tourism, we are the sustainable tourism, nature tourism, agro eco tourism and rural tourism glamor, all in the same place.

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Property Manager
Biovilla - Sustainability
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2017

About Biovilla - Sustainability

When booking Biovilla you will really contribute to a greater environmental and social cause performed by us. Biovilla’s lodging is the alternative to the irresponsible tourism you found almost anywhere. Situated in the heart of the Arrábida Natural Park (45km away from Lisbon), Biovilla is a cooperative without the purpose of making profit by profit, but rather it aims at promoting social, economic and environmental development in an integrated and balanced way through practical and innovative business models that put sustainability at the centre of its activities.

We are an eco agro tourism and we have beautiful and comfortable rooms, in a very special natural and holistic environment.

We have 4 bedrooms available (each must be booked separately in B&B format) with double accommodation with extra bed option (with breakfast, linens and towels included), that have a shared bathroom for each two double/twin rooms, with hygiene products 100% natural. Kitchen (for guests), decks, car and bike park, meditations spots, a library, free wifi, some board games and a living room with projection screen for films or documentaries, all this in a shared format. There are a few mountain bikes to rent in place. People have the opportunity to participate in the daily works of permaculture, natural agriculture, gardening and trainings happening in place. Summing up, this is a place where you can enjoy as your own holiday home with some services like cleaning, breakfast and natural/biological products supply (seasonal food products).

You can use the guest common kitchen and all the common areas including a video, meditation and library room, terraces and 55 hectares of land.

Also if you wish just to be in retreat, biovilla is the perfect place to be. Quiet, but resourceful, peaceful and inspiring.

Biovilla - Sustainability purchased this bungalow in 2014

Why Biovilla - Sustainability chose Costa Azul - Setubal area

We are proud of and it is our responsibility to take care of a part of our dear Arrábida Natural Park, as well as to show, protect and multiply native plants, and also encourage the development of local fauna.

Biovilla is situated in an area where one can meet and discover various natural environments, participating or taking care of our land, or simply relaxing, observing and enjoying life. If it makes sense for you to share and enjoy sustainability experiences, then Biovilla is ideal for you and for your leisure time in lonely isolation from the urban world, or in the company of your beloved. The surrounding area of its 55 acres, with the Arrábida sea nearby and the pure air of the mountain, allow you a pleasant stay. So we invite you to enjoy our rooms in a Nature Tourism style in Palmela. Furthermore, this county is very rich from several points of view, namely cultural, economic and recreational.

What makes this bungalow unique

When booking Biovilla you will really contribute to a greater environmental and social cause performed by Biovilla.

Amenities

Palmela Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 139 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , shower , bidet , outdoor shower
  • Shared bathroom with 100% natural hygiene products.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • - 3 twin/ single
  • Breakfast, bed linens, towels, natural products in the shared bathroom (also for showering), free use of kitchen During The team meals, guests can Participate in Numerous permaculture and agriculture activities in Biovilla. The third bed in the room is 15 euros for adults or 7 euros for child under 12 years old to be paid on arrival.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Included: Breakfast, bed linens, towels, natural products in the bathroom (also for showering) free use of kitchen meal During team can Participate in Numerous permaculture and agriculture activities in Biovilla. Extra bed is 15 euros for adults or 7 euros for child under 12 years old to be paid on arrival.

Reviews

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(1 traveler reviews)

Biovilla Sustainability
average rating of 2.0 based on 1 reviews
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Logement calme reposant mais un peu loin de la Ville correspond moyennement à notre attente cependant bonne restauration sur setubal et alentours a voir

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Portela airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Porto de setubal
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Palmela trainstation
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
A2
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
300 Kilometres
Serra da Estrela
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Figueirinha beach
Car: recommended

Arrabida natural park has the most beautiful spots, nature tracks and beaches in Portugal. A really must-see area que Biovila has the responsability to preserve. Palmela is the nearest city with a lot of culture and gastronomic history.

Arrabida Natural Park (45km away from Lisbon) is a natural park located on the northern shore of the Sado River estuary, it is one of the 30 areas Which are officially under protection in the country.

Biovilla stays 8km away from the beaches and Palmela train.

Biovilla Coordinates: 38 539 289, -8. 940 488

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Rates & Availability

Palmela Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low season
Oct 1 2016 - May 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$52
From
$57
Fri,Sat
$372
$1,393
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$62
From
$67
Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 6.0%

We are flexible to ensure you are well served, in other words, our guests are special, so we give our best to help you to have your own experience in nature and in Biovilla, that is an organization bigger than just a lodgment.

We will be waiting for you. In order to help Biovilla´s service, we would greatly appreciate if you could let us know around what time you expect to arrive.

Please leave the common space as clean as possible to help Biovilla's cleaning staff.

Please don't use chemical products in Biovilla, be respectful and responsible for the nature around.

If the guest need to know the way to Biovilla please ask a that information by email reservas@biovilla.org
GPS coordinates: 38.539289,-8.940488

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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