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Charming renovated cottage with shared pool, 20 km from beach .. - casa verde, romantisch huisje voor 2

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


casa verde, romantisch huisje voor 2

Very cute cozy renovated Alentejan cottage with private terrace and large communal garden.

Living room with large fireplace, wood ceiling and tiled floor. Kitchenette with stove, refrigerator and microwave and bathroom with shower. A bedroom with 2 double and 1 single bed. Quietly situated in a small hamlet with several cottages, all still in the Alentejo style. Many in use as a holiday home. Also, some local residents.

About the property

Completely free standing house near 'turismo rural', 20 km from the beautiful beaches.

Beautifully renovated mud house, built according to local tradition with thick walls of up to 50 cm, but adapted to modern times. Wooden windows with double glazing and shutters to keep out the heat in summer.

Very quiet country setting with a large garden around the house with ancient oaks, which you can laze in the shade, with spring a sea of ​​wild flowers.

Bright living room with open kitchen and French doors to the terrace, where you can have breakfast in the morning in the sun and evening dining from the wind, under a starry sky.

Bathroom with shower, 2 sinks, separate toilet. Both bedrooms have a lovely pine floor with Pikolin hotel beds. In one of the bedrooms has an extra bunk. Linens provided.

The living room has a fireplace, books and games, TV, DVD and stereo. For all space for children to play without danger; and for adults to de-stress.

The house is located in the Alentejo, one of the most beautiful and uitgestrekste provinces of southern Portugal, just 1.5 hours drive from Lisbon or Faro, making it easy to reach.

A wonderful climate with warm days but cool nights which makes it wonderful to sleep, even in the hottest months. July and August. It rains about three months a year, the coldest and wettest months are November \ December and January. The temperature during the day is rarely below 14º.

The surroundings are characterized by elongated low white houses in hamlets; The house itself is also in such a small village so you do not feel completely isolated, but have plenty of rest. There live some local farmers and a few homes in the area have been restored into holiday homes.

The cows graze here in the meadow and you will also find shepherds his flock of sheep. For bird lovers and connoisseurs wildflowers an oasis

Cercal everything commoditees, including a supermarket, butcher with good quality meats \ sausages, the fruit and vegetable farmers, all with local produce.

The Atlantic coast is 20 minutes away and very extensive, with the most beautiful beaches, small rocky coves, sandy beaches with dunes to elongated. The strip along the shore to the Algarve, is a conservation area, but it offers access to swimmers \ walkers. There are 3 lovely resorts in the area, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Zambujeira do Mar and Porto Covo. 2x per month, there is a nice market and 1x per month an antique-market.

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christine nijhoff
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, german, portuguese, dutch
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July 14, 2016

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Nearest Airport
180 Kilometres
lissabon \faro
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
café STOP
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
alvalade\ funcheira
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Beautifully situated on the Alentejo countryside between the cork oaks and olive trees in a quiet hamlet.

Beautiful area to walk and relax. A braying donkey, sheep bleating and chirping birds are your neighbors. Good to combine with a beach holiday, the beaches are at 20 km. Ranging from small coves to vast sandy beaches. Wonderful for surfing, sunbathing, or walking.

In the nearest village Cercal you can do all your shopping, and also buy some local products including local farmer for handmade leather boots and bags, or the potter for the Alentejo pottery.

And at the pastelaria you can eat the most delicious pastries and cafe with a cool draft beer Ideal with a tasty "Bifana.

Vila Nova de Milfontes Porto Covo and Zambujeira do Mar is the nearest beach resorts for beach fun and include various (fish) restaurants.



Santiago do Cacém Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 30 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Badkamer 1 - toilet , shower
  • Simple neat bathroom, bathroom with heater, sink, toilet and shower. Towels.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • slaapkamer 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 hoogslaper
  • Bedroom 2 with good bed of 1m40, down \ cotton duvet. Tiled floor with cotton rugs. Wardrobes and casement window to the garden with good hor. Can possibly be placed cot.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • churches
  • forests
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
you can use the communal pool at neighboring area, laundry, WIFI and restaurant Verdemar

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