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AMAZING HOLIDAYS in an AWARDED VINEYARD REGION!!Totally private

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Located in the heart of Alentejo, in a region where they produce the best wines of Portugal, this house allows you to experience a very genuine lifestyle, with a food, a landscape and unique monuments. The house has a living room, with several recreational areas, dining room, kitchen, 2 suites, one bedroom with two single beds, 3 WC, barbecue, wood stove, pool 15 x 8 meters, covered space for 4 cars and can sleep up to 7 people. Enjoys a truly stunning surroundings, where emerge the background the castle of Monsaraz and Spain. The birdsong every morning, the night skies that provide exceptional astronomical observation, providing a photographic record of extreme clarity and visibility, that stands out the Milky Way. The proximity of the Alqueva Dam, the largest lake in Europe where you can enjoy the water sports, fishing, and boating and nature watching, make this house an ideal place to relax. Located in a place from where you can enjoy the best wine region of Alentejo, near Reguengos de Monsaraz, city elected by the European Network of Wine Cities, RECEVIN, European Wine City 2015. Fully fenced, the house allows complete privacy, yet is but a 2-minute walk from the village, genuinely Alentejo, with very hospitable people.

You can choose various routes and discover the true soul of Alentejo, visit a unique historical heritage and priceless, the megalithic period, the medieval castles, testimony of the Arab presence in Portugal for about 500 years. Also underline the tradition of pottery dating back to prehistoric times, present in 26 potteries of São Pedro do Corval, the biggest pottery center in the country. The Alentejo, recently praised by Chef Jamie Oliver, in his magazine Jamie Magazine and considered by The New York Times, a compulsory destination will uncovering countless treasures, such as its gastronomy and Alentejo singing, Intangible Heritage of Humanity.

Kitchen - 17 m2

Hall - 14 m long

Suite with 22 m2 + 6 m2 WC

Suite - 14 m2 + 5m2 W. C.

Room - 15m2

Room - 70 m2

Possibility of extra bed

Beja 100 kms

Vila Viçosa 29.3 kms

Monsaraz 14.7 kms

Reguengos de Monsaraz 24.2 kms

Evora 63.5 kms

Lisbon 215 kms

Set in the heart of Alentejo, in one of the best wine producing regions of Portugal, this house offers a genuine lifestyle experience, with unique gastronomy, landscape and monuments. The house has a living room with various leisure areas, dining room, kitchen, 2 suites, one bedroom with two separate beds, 3 bathrooms, barbecue, wood fired oven, 15 x 8 meter swimming pool, covered area for 4 cars and can house 7 people. It has a truly breathtaking picturesque landscape with Monsaraz castle and Spain in the distance, the birds' dawn chorus daily, night skies Which offer excellent conditions for astronomical observation and photographic Provide conditions of great clarity and visibility, Especially of the Milky Way. Its' proximity to the Alqueva dam (the Alqueva Dam), the largest in Europe, where you can enjoy nautical sports, fishing, boat trips and observe nature, makes this house an ideal place for relaxation. It is located in the best wine region of Alentejo, near Reguengos de Monsaraz, the city selected by the European Grid of Wine Cities, RECEVIN, the 2015 European Wine City. The house is completely fenced in, availing complete privacy while only a two minutes' walk from the village, Which is definitely Alentejan and where the people are most hospitable.

You may choose various ways of discovering the real soul of Alentejo, visit an exceptional and incalculable historical heritage, from the megalithic period to medieval castles, witness of the Arab presence in Portugal During the 500 years. A further highlight is the ceramic tradition Which goes back to prehistoric times, found in the 26 potteries of São Pedro do Corval, the largest pottery center in the country. Alentejo was recently praised by Chef Jamie Oliver, in his magazine and Jamie Magazine Considered by The New York Times of an obligatory destination, revealing innumerable treasures of its' gastronomy at the Sing Alentejo, Indescribable Human Heritage.

More Details

Owner
Proprietario
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

Amenities

Reguengos de Monsaraz Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexível / Check-out: Flexível
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - combination tub/shower
    - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 1 double
    - 2 twin/ single
    - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

A perfect piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

This place is truly wonderful, perfectly relaxing and exceeded all our expectations. The photos don't do it real justice. The villa is huge yet still has a beautiful family home feel. The interior is traditional in style throughout and all the better for it with some lovely little touches including the welcome goodies which were perfect. The kitchen is particularly well equipped.

Outside it just gets better - the pool is massive, there is a brilliant barbecue and the grounds are beautifully maintained.

As for the environment - we were left speechless. 360 degree views and so peaceful.It looked like the African savannah - just missing a giraffe or 2. There is plenty of wildlife though, with Eagles, Storks, Lizards and snakes all seen over our 8 day stay.

The night sky is something else and hard to put into words.

The owners couldn't have been more helpful and Paula's advice on what to do and where to go made it feel really personal.

The villa is situated on the edge of a small hamlet, up a track and some 30 minutes from the nearest town, but if you want a relaxing holiday in a perfect home in a perfect location I'd recommend you try this villa.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ian and Victoria, Thank you for your kind words! We are really happy that our effort to welcome you was rewarded! Our house was in such good hands. Thank you again for all your care. You left the house increadibly tidy and neat. Looking forward to meet you again, Paula
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5

A little piece of paradise !!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful villa is set in the most stunning environment. 360 degree views look out across the plains and small hamlets of Alentejo with the beautiful walled village of Monsaraz perched on a hill some 10k away. It almost has a feel of African savannah about it, except there are no lions or giraffes!!

The photos on the website don't do this villa justice and Paula the wonderful owner couldn't have been more helpful throughout our stay with recommendations on where to go and what to do.

The traditionally furnished villa was far bigger than we could have imagined and can easily sleep 6 with loads of space inside and out. It's full of character and whilst not modern the bathrooms and kitchen have everything you could ever need. The outside space is even better - the grounds are beautifully maintained and the large private pool is perfect to cool down.

The area is remote with only a small hamlet with a tiny bar and basic grocery store within walking distance. For us that was part of its beauty. The local small town of Roguengos was around 25mins away in the car but on these roads that was a pleasure not a chore.

Likewise if you like wildlife you'll not be disappointed with regular viewings of Eagles, Kites, Stocks and bee-eaters etc not to mention the resident swallows. We also saw numerous lizards and snakes. The night sky was stunning every night with a full view of the Milky Way - completely amazing. Other highlights for us included visits to Monsaraz (walled village with castle - not say anything else, just go and experience it for yourself) and a local vineyard - Esparoa, which we visited twice. Highly recommend the restaurant if you like fine dining.

I'd recommend this villa to friends and family and wouldn't hesitate recommending it to anyone else who truly wants a relaxing, 'get away from it all' location. Perfect !!!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ian and Victoria, Thank you for your kind words! We are really happy that our effort to welcome you was rewarded! Our house was in such good hands. Thank you again for all your care. You left the house increadibly tidy and neat. Waiting for you, for your family or friends. Ready to to do all I can to provide all a wonderful holidays experience! Looking forward to meet you again, Paula
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5

AMAZING !!!! 5 STARS

  • 5 of 5

Amazing place, very very very GOOD , this place invites you to relax , if you are a writer our a painter like me, you can unlock your mind in this place !!!

THANK YOU VERY VERY MUCH !!!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

What a landscape from the house!A place to relax!

  • 5 of 5

Hello Hello!

We enjoyed your house so much!

What a landscape from the house! The swimming pool is amazing.

We travel a lot and truly, havent seen a place like this in ages! The region is just breathtaking, it was so relaxing! We wanted to get to know more about the region but we also wouldn´t leave the house because we felt so good in it! Thanks for the wonderful wine!

Thanks for being so nice and kind to us!

The all experience was incredible!

We´ll be back - for SURE!

Will recommend to everyone who wants to visit Portugal.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello! Thank you for your kind words! It was really nice to have your visit. We love to do all we can to provide the best holidays experience to the travellers. Every single detail counts for us. Thank you and see you again!
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5

The all place is gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5

The all place is gorgeous! The landscape is brethtaking, indeed!It´s near the village but there were 100% privacy. This region of Portugal is so nice and quiet, people are so warm and friendly. The owners are absolutly fantastic and caring, we had the most tasteful welcome basket upon arrive. The house is very well taken care. What a vacations we had, not to mention the pool and the wonderful wine we tasted!

Our Thanks to Joao and Paula

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words! It´s such a hapiness to know that all the work,love and care we put in the property, in order to provide a great holidays experience to our guests, is worthwhile. You were amazing guests, we feel we are very lucky because we often meet people like you. Responsible, pleasant and nice, who leave lots of positive energy, like you and your family did. João and Paula
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5

Absolutely amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Best vacations I've had!! The place was beautiful. I had no idea that Portugal had such landscapes. It was my first time in Alentejo and I absolutely loved it. The house is huge!! with a great night view to the Castle. The people welcomed us as family and everything was beyond our expectations. You can't really tell how good it is through the pictures. Everything was extremely well taken care of, the whole property was absolutely clean and well disposed. We had three great days of pool, with an absolute peace. The best thing was that it is in the middle of "nowhere", giving you a chance to really have some quiet days off, of total relaxations. It was only a shame we stayed just a few days, for I really wanted to go around and get to know the vineyards and the historical sites.

Thank you so much for all your trouble for the great welcome presentation! The snack on the table was just perfect after the trip and you guys were so nice! I can't wait for some time to go back! Thank you once more for making us feel at home and like family. (Now I want to go live in that house!)

Big hug from Laurel and Jonathan.

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

Nearest Airport
108 Kilometres
Beja-108km , Lisboa-212km, Faro- 223
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Aldeia, café, mercearia, padaria
Nearest Ferry
180 Kilometres
Setubal-Troia
Nearest Train
63 Kilometres
Évora
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
E90
Nearest Restaurant
20 Kilometres
Alandroal=20km Reguengos=25km
Nearest Ski
274 Kilometres
Serra da Estrela
Nearest Beach
134 Kilometres
Comporta- Alcácer do Sal
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Reguengos de Monsaraz Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Setembro
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,167
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,342
$3,733
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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