The House is a house of 4 fronts and 3 floors with 300 m2 of covered area, located on a land of about 750 m2. On the first floor there is a large open game room for the pool, with pool table, bar and wine cellar, a bathhouse with toilet, dressing room and two showers to the swimming pool and a sitting area with TV, around a beautiful wood stove for more cold winter nights.
Laterally there is also the laundry which also serves as the engine room of the swimming pool. On the first floor, we enjoy a living room with TV and fireplace with more than 60 m2. With 3 living areas the room develops an elegant L that allows you to leverage different spaces for different features. On the same floor also there's an elegant dining room with about 25 m2, a torn wide home garden. Also on this floor there is a social W.C. and a kitchen with about 20 m2, fully equipped - 2 fridges washing machine, stove and oven, microwave, Nespresso machine and everything you need for a comfortable vacation, passed outside or simply in the quiet of home. The kitchen also has a breakfast area, spacious and bright. There is also a area on the floor that can be used as a pantry.
All the south and west of this floor is served by a large balcony to perform an unforgettable dinner in the long, warm summer evenings or get to hear the bubbling of the pool water, watching the lights of Monte Santa Tecla.
Upstairs there are 4 rooms of which 2 suites. The first one of about 30 m2 has a closet, one large bathroom and the room itself. The second one is about 25 m2 and as the former is facing south east and west and served by a generous balcony at all similar to the lower floor. There are 2 more bedrooms with 2 single beds each and a large bathroom with a jacuzzi tub.
The house is still topped by a large attic which holds the equipment from different seasons. In addition to the fireplace and stove, the house benefits from central heating and garden, lawn neatly with English gramma and automatic irrigation, is dotted with hydrangeas, lemon trees, bougainvillea and the famous Magnolias. And for the large swimming pool with thermal curtain that allows a high temperature for the more chilly. The Pool is 9,5 x 6 meters and theres a man who will take care of it when necessary.
The normal capacity of the house is 8 and can host 2 more people given the existing sofa bed downstairs. But the amplitude of the rooms and living areas allows extended capacity. The standard price is for 6 people (3 bedrooms, which means that one will be locked if the group is not bigger than 6).
The Pool is 9,5 x 6 meters and theres a man who will take care of it when necessary.
Venade has an ancient history that their countrymen are proud. With a close proximity with Galicia that Portugal shares with the stunning River Minho, Venade is prior to own Portuguese nationality and birthplace of noble families who then inhabited the region. So that according to the story goes the place names in the Venade word derives from a Latin genitive of Christian origin - "Ben-Natus" meaning "well born".
Venade is a graceful and beautiful town, dominated by the Church Square, the Bandstand and for Cruzeiro, a stunning Heritage specimen of this region. It is there that his cheerful and generous people welcomes its visitors the many Earth parties, that stands out that is dedicated to the Patron Saint of Venade - Santa Eulalia.
But, from the low part of Venade, there is another equally inspiring facet and was most recently fact, enjoying the beauty of the mountain of Nossa Senhora da Serra, next to the famous Penedo do Fojo, did- if the party High of the parish to which designated New Village. This is where the greenery of the mountain begins to insinuate haughty, targeting the Coura and Minho rivers that dating, below, to fall asleep, holding each other, in the seabed. It was there that were built beautiful mountain houses, a distinguished and well-born place, as were the people who from the beginning inhabited this land.
The beauty of the landscape is breathtaking fact and then transmits its visitors a sense of peace, tranquility and absolute complicity with nature.The house of Magnolias is one of these houses, designed on the side of the Senhora da Serra and facing the east, the south and the west, where over the silvery river and the sea the sun will lazing, to sleep.
Located 90 km from the airport of Porto and only 3,5 km from Caminha city and it's Railway Station and at 7,8 from the beautifull beach of Moledo. Car hire is recommended so you can explore all the beautiful places on the area and enjoy our great beaches. At 40 km from Paredes the Coura (Indie Music Festival in the summer) and at 75 km from Peneda-Gers National Park, also known simply as Gers, is the only national park in Portugal. The Spanish Border is just at 35 Km and the beautiful spanish city of Vigo at 68 Km, you will have the opportunity to visit 2 european countries in the same vacations.
Venade center is just at 1,5 Km from the house. Vilar de Mouros (a very nice village) at 6km.
After booking, please kindly inform us your expected arrival time so we can plan the best way to clean the House. Late check-in is acceptable and late check-out is possible if we don't have new guests on the same day.
If you need to rent a car, we can take care of everything and you just have to pay to the rental company. The car can be delivered at the airport and the rental company will wait for you at the airport if the flight delays.
If you smoke, please kindly do it outside the house.
Order, respect and common sense, treat this house just like yours.