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Charming 19th Century 5 bedroom villa with private pool

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 5,381 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Large villa near the beach totally renovated w/pool & very big garden area

This romantic villa has been in the family since it was built in the late 19th Century and was renovated in 2004. It's a two-story building and the ground floor has a lounge/common area, a social bathroom, a very large living room Moroccan style decorated with fireplace, a dining room and a fully equipped kitchen The top floor has 5 spacious bedrooms old-style decorated, (1 double bedroom en-suite, 2 double and 2 single) and 3 exquisite bathrooms. Self-catering, It's perfect for summer holiday rental, lodges one large family, two families of 4 or a group of 8, and is suitable for children of all ages. Next to it there is a large garden area which includes a patio with private entrance and parking, a terrace with barbecue grill, garden tables & chairs ideal for a romantic dinner, a pine tree area and the swimming pool area with a large private pool (12x6 meters) and pool house surrounded by palm trees. There are many pool recliners, chairs and parasols for you to relax.

2 Golf Courses Nearby: Two major golf courses nearby - Golf Quinta do Peru (12 km) and Aroeira Golf Course (20 km).

Several beaches - Praia do Meco (12 km), Sesimbra beach (2 km), Lagoa de Albufeira (15 km), Portinho da Arrabida (20 km)

Also Troia Golf Course isn't far (25 km).

Tour Guides Available in Sesimbra: Go visit José Maria da Fonseca wine cellar at Azeitão or the spectacular 16th Century Mansion - Quinta da Bacalhoa, and also its wine cellar.

Cross the Sado river and watch the dolphins between Setubal City and Troia Peninsula, one of the last remaining colonies in Portugal.

Cape Espichel's Monastery and Arrabida's Monastery are a must see. Also don't miss the grottos at Arrabida.

Other Activities: Rent a boat in Sesimbra and enjoy the fishing experience for a whole day.

Have scuba diving lessons.

Have surf lessons at Lagoa de Albufeira

More Details

Isabel Aranha
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017


Quintola de Santana Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (terraced)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5381 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , bidet
  • All bathrooms have cold and hot water. Bathrooms # 1, 2 and 3 have inset washbasin, bathtubs, curtained shower (except Bathroom # 3), toilet and bidet. The walls are fully titled with travertine or 18th Century tiles and have large mirrors and windows.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Mom's - 1 double , 1 baby crib , En-suite
    Jorge's - 2 twin/ single
    Alentejo - 1 child bed
    Guests - 1 queen
    Isabel's - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • All bedrooms are decorated with Portuguese antique style furniture and have electric oil heaters, wardrobes, a chest of drawers, mirrors, chairs, bedside tables with lamps, double pane windows with curtains and solid wooden shutters. Isabel's bedroom has also 2 single divans adult size that can be separated. Cot available, can be placed in any bedroom
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 10 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
4 hour weekly maid service for cleaning included on Saturdays. Bedclothes and towels changed weekly. Pets can be considered, at owners' responsibility, since there are 4 cats already in the owner's residence at the annex. Garden and pool keeping included Car recommended.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Charming 19th Century 5 bedroom villa with private pool
average rating of 4.8235292 based on 17 reviews

Passagem de ano 2014/2015

  • 4 of 5

Adorámos a estadia, a casa é excelente e oferece toda a comodidade e conforto para um grupo de 9 pessoas passarem umas férias de qualidade, por um excelente preço, numa zona magnífica, com todos os serviços essenciais perto.

A casa tem uma decoração cuidada, bem organizada e limpa, cozinha bem equipada, bem como toda a casa no geral.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Un super séjour

  • 5 of 5

Quel beau souvenir que ce séjour passé dans cette superbe maison authentique.

Beaucoup d'espace, de tranquillité, de beauté!

Les petits déjeuners au bord de la piscine avec les amis furent des moments très agréables.

Cette maison offre un bon compromis car proche de la ville sesimbra et un peu éloigné du centre pour la tranquilité.

tres bon contact avec la propriétaire tres sympathique.

Presse de pouvoir revenir!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect villa for a nice holiday

  • 4 of 5

The villa is very charming, so the pictures don't lie. A very nice living room, perfect for having a late driknk, chatting or playing some trivial pursuit with the family/friends.

The garden and grill place also offered fine places for enjoying the moment. The pool was bigger than expected and was really appreciated by the kids.

We also found the kitchen good equipped

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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About our wonderful trip to this beautiful house!

  • 5 of 5

I write this review from all people who stayed with me in this wonderful place in July. I just want to say thank you for staying there. We are glad for choosing this property. It is useful place for people who want to relax in a swimming pool, eat a barbecue, which you can make on the territory of this villa. If you go there with your family it would be the best holiday you have ever had. There is a supermarket just 5 minutes walking from this villa and there is a delicious restaurant cross the road.

We all liked staying there and we enjoyed it because we have chosen THIS house!

And especially Esabel, who is an owner of this house is very very friendly and nice!

Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Maria, Dmitry and all the rest of the group. You were my first group of Russian people and I must say that you were excellent guests. Anytime you want to return to Portugal, my house is always open to people so nice like you!
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Charming and spacious house with pool

  • 5 of 5

Great house, big fireplace (we were there in November). The original antique furniture is a nice special feature. Clean and comfortable. Really liked it. Rooms are spacious.

Location is good. 35 minutes to Lisbon. 5 minutes from the sea and mountains. Great!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
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Lovely and spacious house

  • 5 of 5

Great house, big fireplace (we were there in November). The original antique furniture is a nice special feature. Clean and comfortable. Really liked it. Rooms are spacious.

Location is good. 35 minutes to Lisbon. 5 minutes from the sea and mountains. Great!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Lisbon Airport
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
17 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Located in Santana, by the road, 38km south of Lisbon, just 3km away from the ancient fishing village of Sesimbra, with its 13th century castle, known for all its beautiful beaches, narrow winding streets, fine restaurants, bars and night life. It's also close to Cape Espichel and its sanctuary (15km) where you can enjoy a spectacular ocean view, or to Aldeia do Meco (12km) with its fabulous beaches, or to Lagoa de Albufeira where you can have surf lessons, or to Azeitão (12km)an old town known for its cheese, wine route and 17th-18th century mansions, or to Portinho da Arrabida (20km) on the natural reserve of the Arrabida Mountains, which is one of the most beautiful places of Portugal, or to Setubal (25km) one of the major Portuguese cities. From here you can get to anywhere in the Costa Azul (Blue Coast) cause everything is so close. Hope you have a pleasant stay!

You have a supermarket on the village at walking distance, a fishing and vegetable market, shopping and very good restaurants.


Rates & Availability

Quintola de Santana Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer High Season
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer Peak Season
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer High Season
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $54.71
Refundable damage deposit $547.07

Changeover day at Saturdays. Other days possible, except during summer months.
The weekly rate includes pool and garden cleaning, maid service once a week, bed linen and towels changed. Also includes water, electricity and gas from June to September. Heating between October and May is not included. Extra charge for firewood if requested.
There is a standard procedure of payment of a €500.00 damage waiver in cash collected upon arrival, kept until the end of the stay and refunded upon departure, after checking the villa, should the house be left with no damages.
The house capacity is for 8 ADULTS maximum. Exceptions made for children under 5. Extra bed will have to be requested. We also accept up to 4 people for a special rate. Please inquire.
Minimum stay 3 nighs, minimum stay in July and August 7 nights.
Check-in times are made on Saturdays between 5.00pm and 7.00pm and check-out times between 8.00am and 10.00am to allow the house to be properly cleaned upon arrival of other guests. I can be flexible on arrival time if you send me your travel schedule in advance.
Payment: A non returnable deposit of 30% of total amount is required to confirm booking. Balance settled 60 days prior to arrival. Wire transfer.
Last minute bookings full amount payable upon confirmation.
There is a list at the house with emergency phone numbers. The house is equipped with an alarm system connected to a central.
The property is insured against fire and other usual insurable perils but doesn't include guest’s personal belongings. Property damages as well as improper use of furniture and all other house belongings outside house perimeter caused intentionally or by guests negligent use are not covered by insurance, therefore is not allowed and entirely at guests responsibility.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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