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Portugal's Finest Forest Retreat Relax & Enjoy !

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Bette's Retreat Bette's Retreat is a bargain self contained fully fitted apartment in a secluded and tranquil location. Selfcatering - Apartment, Glamping - Golpilhal (Penacova). - Sleeps up to: 2 Bette's Retreat is a comfortable attached abode newly converted from an old wine cellar. The retreat has two medium sized rooms; one bedroom with a double bed and writing desk. And another room with kitchenette & lounge. The toilet/ shower room is shared , a few steps away on same floor. The lounge has satellite TV Portuguese and English next to a large lending library. There is Wi-Fi connection provided for laptops. Hot & clod running water in kitchen, with cutlery and linen/ towels provided. Also a refrigerator and 2 ring hob for cooking. Our sun deck upstairs is available to our guests as ...Bette's Retreat Bette's Retreat is a bargain self contained fully fitted apartment in a secluded and tranquil location. Selfcatering - Apartment, Glamping - Golpilhal (Penacova). - Sleeps up to: 2 Bette's Retreat is a comfortable attached abode newly converted from an old wine cellar. The retreat has two medium sized rooms; one bedroom with a double bed and writing desk. And another room with kitchenette & lounge. The toilet/ shower room is shared , a few steps away on same floor. The lounge has satellite TV Portuguese and English next to a large lending library. There is Wi-Fi connection provided for laptops. Hot & clod running water in kitchen, with cutlery and linen/ towels provided. Also a refrigerator and 2 ring hob for cooking. Our sun deck upstairs is available to our guests as is a wander through our organic vegie and flower gardens. All facilities including shower room are brand new. Available is a clothes washing service and two bikes for a small charge. We are located 1 hour from Porto airport or two hours from Lisbon. It is 40 minutes to the Silver Coast beaches. Our village (within walking distance) has a butcher shop, mini-market, bar and pool hall. The River Mondego and Penacova town is 10 minutes away, and provides banks, restaurants, Post office etc. Penacova has a lovely indoor swimming pool and a library with free internet access! Bette's Retreat has a qualified Bowen therapist on site should you wish to indulge in a health restoring treatment for numerous ailments. We are witin 1/2 hour of many scenic locales, The Palace in Luso, Monastery in Lorvao and Roman Ruins. We pick up guests from Coimbra train station only for a small fee. There is local car rental available. Clothes washing. Bike hire. Train station pick-up. Bowen treatments.More
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Malcolm G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Does this holiday rental have a library?YesNoUnsure
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