Castro Verde, Alentejo, Portugal
€80 - €120 per night
€400 - €800 per week
Vacation Cottage Rental Description:
Typical country house in Alentejo, with capacity for 8 people.
The house has a living and dinning room with traditional fireplace with a magnificent fully equipped kitchenette (fridge American, oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffee machine nexpresso) and three bedrooms, two of them communicating (one double en suite , a bedroom with two bunk beds that communicates with another bedroom with two single beds). In addition to the en-suite bath has two more full bathrooms.
Outside there is a garden with access (stairs) in the pool(tank type), barbecue and a magnificent view over the typical rural landscape of the lower Alentejo, in intimate contact with nature. The area is considered protected (Natura) and is known for its special species of birds, and prime location being known internationally for birdwatching activity. The silence is only broken by the occasional sound of birds and the bleating of sheep which graze there.
The house is tastefully decorated and equipped and has all the amenities for a great stay. It has TV, heating in the rooms, heated towel rails and is very well equipped in terms of dishes and clothes from home, being able to accommodate 8 persons.
The house is 1h30m from Lisbon by motorway A2 south and about a half-hour of the Algarve is ideal for those who like to enjoy the countryside and beach at the same time.
The short distance and see beautiful roads Castro Verde, Ourique, Mértola, Almodovar and the Natural Park of the Guadiana Valley on the border with Spain. You can not leave yet to make a leap to the Pulo do Lobo, the largest waterfall in the south of Portugal. Also nearby you can visit the Neves Corvo mines and the mines of S. Sundays. Give a leap Spain is also easy: Seville is 2 hours away.
For those who like beach the location is ideal because getting out of the mess, you can reach in about half an hour, the best beaches in the central Algarve.