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Rural house with private pool near Ponte de Lima

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful traditional stone house, quiet and comfort

Located in a traditional village near the mountain, with a beautiful view of the mountains and the valley, this house offers comfort, tranquility and rest and complete dépayesement. With its garden of 1500 m2, a private pool, dining and kitchen overlooking the garden, three bedrooms with private bath, hiking opportunities and pedestrian routes, nearby restaurant.

Located near the beautiful town of Ponte de Lima, in the heart of the beautiful and varied region Minho, you can visit the typical towns, enjoy fine dining, appreciate the beauty of the area, take walks and hikes, cultural visits, water sports, swim in the sea or in many rivers.

More Details

Owner
Fatima Gandarela
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
June 4, 2017

Amenities

Ponte de Lima House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Salle de bains 1 - toilet , tub , bidet
    Salle de bains 2 - toilet , shower
    Salle de bains 3 - toilet , shower
  • Rooms comfortable bath, private rooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Chambre 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , salle bain privbée
    Chambre 2 - 2 twin/ single , salle bain privée
    Chambre 3 - 2 twin/ single , salle bain privée
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • forests
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • water skiing

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

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Rural house with private pool near Ponte de Lima
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Lovely holiday home in a beautiful landscape.

  • 5 of 5

We have greatly enjoyed our family holiday in Labruja near Ponte de Lima (family with three teenage daughters of 10, 12 and 16 years old). The house has been restored and renovated two years ago and shows a good mixture of traditional and modern building materials. It is very clean and comfortable and provided - because of its thick walls - a very pleasant cool atmosphere during hot summer days (we enjoyed 26-32 degrees and lovely sunshine during our entire holiday period. The garden offers lovely views over the surrounding terraced landscapes including vineyards, woodlands, moutain and small villages. Beautiful and very comfortable swimming pool in front of the house.with extremely clean and clear water: ideal for children and for refreshing on warm summer days. The owners of the house are very friendly, speak French and English, and live only three minutes from the house. They are very helpful when questioned by telephone. The village of Labruja is very quiet and traditional, with many steep and winding roads, bordered by stone walls. The first time it is not so easy to find your way to the house by car following the narrow and steep roads, but after some practising it is OK. The little town of Ponte de Lima, which is about 20 minutes drive from the house, is very charming, situated along the river Lima, with many restaurants, small shops and a large monday market every two weeks. A the edge of the villa there are two large supermarkets: Intermarche, which has a very large choice, but expensive and crowdy, as well as a Lidl supermarket who has a more limited assortement, but exremely expensive and quiet. In general, prices in Portugal in supermarkets, shops and restaurants are much lower than we are used to in The Netherland (and I think also with respect to many other European countries), which makes a holiday here very atrractive. From the house we made many interesting tours by car in the beautiful mountain landscapes around (for instance Serra da Peneda and Geres) and also to the beautiful historic cities of Porto, Braga, Barcelos and Viana do Castelo. Especially Porto and Braga provided excellent shopping possibilities for our three teenage girls. At Darque (about a half hour drive) there is a beautiful sandy ocean beach. The ocean water, however, is rather cold for a swim, All together we enjoyed a lovely family holiday here at the end of July and the beginning of August. We would recommend this house to family, friends and relatives,

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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parfait!

  • 4 of 5

Je suis partagé entre vous donner tous les points positifs et garder mes impressions pour moi, en effet cette maison est super un très bon rapport qualité prix avec des propriétaires adorables, je recommande vivement mais si vous pouviez éviter de réserver pour l année prochaine ca m arrangerait ! Car nous comptons bien y retourner☺ , petite info pour trouver la maison, il faut suivre la M522 direction mouro puis suivre direction capella de sorocco... Car si vous passer par la route qu indique google ou autre gps, vous trouverez une route fermée...

Mention spéciale pour l intermarche de ponte lima très bien pour y faire ses courses

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Que du bonheur !

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une semaine merveilleuse dans cette jolie maison très bien rénovée, jouissant d une vue panoramique à 360° incroyable !

José et Fatima sont des hôtes charmants et accueillants, et font tout pour que nous nous sentions comme chez nous !

Nous avons un souhait : y revenir !

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Une surprise inattendue

  • 5 of 5

On avait loué une autre maison (602991-qui avait l'air tout à fait correcte et conviviale d'ailleurs) mais comme la fête annuelle de village allait commencer le jour même (et nuit) de notre arrivée les propriétaires avec toutte leur gentillesse ont proposé cette maison (sans surcharge ou quoique ce soit), celli-ci, qui, par coïncidence était libre pour la semaine. Et quelle surprise c'était! un véritable bijou: avec une magnifique vue panoramique de la vallée, à un endroit paisible au bout d'un petit chemin, bien renovée avec un comfort assez luxueux (3 salles de bains et piscine privée). On a passé une semaine superbe et pour bien la terminer les propriétaires nous ont invités à venir dîner chez eux le dernier soir: quelle hospitalité de ces gens adorables! Le seul point potentiellement négatif (mais ça dépend des goûts et des préférences de chacune et chacun): il faut aimer les matelas un peu durs... Sinon, c'étaient la maison et les vacances parfaites! un grand merci!

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Un grand merci pour votre appreciation si sympathique. Un grand bisou aux enfants. Nos amitiés José et Fatima
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Porto
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Labruja
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
ponte de Lima
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Ponte de Lima
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Labruja
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Viana do Castelo

Ponte de Lima, in the heart of Minho, is the preferred destination for discovering the authenticity of Portugal. The sea is not far away. We can make beautiful walks, know the natural parks, bathing in numerous rivers, enjoy water activitées .With unspoilt rural setting, close with a privileged location for cultural excursions and hiking. Ponte de Lima is a small town 60 miles north of Guimaraes beautiful city classified by Unesco, 80 km north of Porto, a must if you stay in northern Portugal, 1h30 south of St Jacques de Compostela in Spain.

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