This beautiful detached villa is fully furnished in contemporary styles. Rooms are light and spacious with upstairs bedrooms having balconies and en suites.
The open plan living area leads out to the south facing terrace, garden and private pool making the villa sociable and enjoyed by all.
Upstairs are two bedrooms, one double with en suite bathroom and one twin with en suite shower room. Downstairs is a further twin bedroom with doors to the terrace and an adjacent shower room. All bedrooms have very good fitted wardrobe space.
The lounge area has two comfortable leather sofas, satellite TV, DVD, free Wi-fi access and a CD player. The modern fully fitted kitchen benefits from a washing machine, microwave and dishwasher.
South-facing private back garden with terrace and unheated swimming pool (size 6 x 4 metres). Garden furniture for balconies and terrace. Barbecue. Two complete sets of golf clubs are provided for guests. A highchair and travel cot is provided, but please bring your own baby bed linen.
There are heaters at the property in case of a cool evening when staying outside of the summer season.
The villa complies with local health and safety standards and is managed by a long-established reliable local representative happy to provide assistance during your stay if required.
The Costa da Prata region: The Silver Coast is renowned for it's beautiful white sandy coastline and excellent golf courses. The villa is located in a quiet unspoiled setting and a car is essential to get the best out of your holiday.
Within 5 minutes' walk from the villa is the Obidos Lagoon with a cycle track running alongside it from where you can reach Bom Sucesso beach at the mouth of the lagoon, or explore a lovely pine and eucalyptus woodland. We can provide our guests with details of bike hire, boat trips, watersports and a sailing school. Around 5 minutes' drive from the villa are 4 excellent golf resorts Royal Obidos, Bom Sucesso, Praia D'El Rey and West Cliff golf course (opened in 2017, running alongside the Atlantic Ocean). The golf courses at Royal Obidos, Praia D'El Rey and West Cliff have stunning views of the ocean. Praia D'El Rey resort also has a beauty spa and gym as well as tennis courts with lessons available for adults and children. Royal Obidos and West Cliff clubhouse restaurants have fantastic ocean views. The villa is equipped with two full sets of golf clubs for the use of guests.
This is an excellent location to enjoy a variety of beaches. As well as the natural beauty of the lagoon and Bom Sucesso beach, the beach at Praia D'El Rey is about 5 minutes' drive away. Slightly further away, the beaches at Baleal and the fishing port of Peniche are very picturesque and are world famous for surfing, but also have quieter spots ideal for family trips. Baleal also has a yoga centre with classes in a variety of styles. Peniche and Lourinha also have water parks. Further afield are beaches at Foz do Arelho on the opposite side of the lagoon.
Boat trips run from Peniche to the beautiful Berlengas Islands, a nature reserve with a 17th century fort.
Obidos: The beautifully preserved UNESCO national monument walled town of Obidos is a 'must see' place to visit during your holiday and only a short drive away. With its lovely tiled gateway entrance, the Porta da Vila, and cobble-stoned streets full of traditional whitewashed houses, churches and castle, it is a beautiful place to explore. There are a good choice of restaurants, cafes and bars, as well as gift shops selling quality local handicrafts. You can also try the local Ginja liqueur.
The town hosts cultural events throughout the year including a medieval festival in July and an opera festival in August. There are also very good guided walking tours of the town telling you about it's fascinating history and taking you onto a section of the town walls for beautiful views over the surrounding countryside.
The region also has some vineyards offering wine-tasting.
Portugal has many colourful wild flowers and if you visit in spring and early summer you will see a variety of tree blossom.
Further afield, there are many more places of historic interest, including Lisbon, Fatima, the university town of Coimbra, Leiria and the pretty monastery towns of Batalha and Alcobaca.
How to get there: The closest airport is Lisbon International; an easy drive of approximately one hour along good motorways, and a short drive of smaller well marked roads at the end of the journey.
Alternatively, the villa can be reached from Porto airport with a journey time of approximately 2.5 hours.
We advise that a car is essential both for getting to the villa and to visit the many places of interest on this very picturesque part of the Silver Coast. Lisbon Airport has all major car rental firms on site.
The villa is cleaned before your arrival and supplied with linen. Utility and cleaning costs are included in the price quoted. Before your holiday we send details on how to access the villa, contact details for our representative, as well as information about the area, activities and restaurants.