|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Sleeps up to 23
Indoor heatable swimming pool
Magnificent 16th century estate
Set amid 50 hectares of vineyards and surrounded by formal mature gardens, this magnificent property is ideal for those seeking luxury Portugal accommodation for a large party in one of the most beautiful regions of Portugal. Set in the foothills of Serra de Arga, near to the Biological Park of the Bertiandos Lagoon, famous for walking and nature lovers.
The guests accommodation is divided between the Manor House (dating back to the XVII century) and the adjacent cottage, both fully recently renovated to a very high standard. The renovated interior retains the original features yet provides all the comfortable modern conveniences. The beautiful tiles and high ceilings were also preserved with attention being paid to detail. The living areas are beautifully decorated with comfortable furniture.The indoor heatable swimming pool with patio doors opening onto a large sun terrace overlooking the vineyards, ideal for alfresco dining.
Ground floor: three double bedrooms each with an ensuite bathrooms and doors leading to a covered terrace overlooking the vineyards. Twin bedroom with a sofa bed suitable for one adult. Two guest cloakrooms. Spacious living room, TV, comfortable seating, pool table and games table. The owners' apartment is on the first floor of the main house. The guests accommodation is completely separate with privacy.
Ground floor: large suite with twin beds and sofa bed sleeping one adult, ensuite bathroom. Twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Two guest cloakrooms. Fitted kitchen. Spacious living / dining room with comfortable seating, TV and games area.
Upper floor: two twin bedrooms overlooking the vineyards and Manor House. Two twin bedrooms overlooking the woodlands. Each bedroom has an ensuite bathroom. Pool house with dining facilities (stove, dishwasher, sink, large fridge / freezer) and doors leading onto the exterior terrace with barbecue ideal for alfresco dining.
Ample sunbathing terrace, lawns and mature gardens. The indoor heatable swimming pool (7 X 3.5 metres) is attached to the cottage, facing west. The depth is from 1.00 to 1.50 metres. Changing rooms with shower. Private tennis court.
Heatable swimming pool, tennis court, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine (maid's use only), satellite TV, DVD player, music centre, barbecue, table tennis, table football, car parking.
Biological park guided tours, walking, golf, horse riding, water sports (rafting, canoeing...), 4X4 driving, walking, wine tasting tours, etc.
Price includes: Electricity, gas, water, cleaning twice a week (including bed linen and towels), final cleaning and taxes.
Minimarket & cafe 1,500 metres, Restaurant 2kms, Ponte de Lima centre 8kms., 18-hole golf course 10kms., horse riding centre 10 kms., long sandy beaches in Viana do Castelo 25 kms, Porto airport 90 kms.
Central heating (300 euros per week), pool heating (450 euros per week), private english speaking chef to prepare your meals, professional massage and body treatment.
Within 3 kilometres you will find a river beach on the Lima river and an excellent golf course only 10 kilometres away. The delightful old roman town of Ponte de Lima with its old protected buildings, festivals, market, theatre and good quality restaurants is only a 7 minute drive away. From this location it is possible to visit many lovely villages and characteristic towns such as Ponte de Barca, Arcos de Valdevez, Viana do Castelo, Barcelos, Caminha and the World Heritage Sites of Guimaraes and Porto. Basic facilities such as a minimarket can be found within a 5 minute walk.
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