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Serra Sao Mamede B & B / Self-catering apartment: Kiwi

Enjoy a good night's sleep in the apartment's comfortable and large double bed
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Enjoy a good night's sleep in the apartment's comfortable and large double bed
Quinta da Vila Maria viewed from the vineyard The front of Quinta da Vila Maria with its unusual architecture and Art Deco elements
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8 reviews
Enjoy a good night's sleep in the apartment's comfortable and large double bed
Quinta da Vila Maria viewed from the vineyard
The front of Quinta da Vila Maria with its unusual architecture and Art Deco elements
The apartment's bedroom has an en-suite bathroom
The bedroom is light, airy and spacious with high ceilings
The en-suite bathroom with shower. Shower gel, soap and a hair dryer are also provided
Views of olive trees and farmland from the apartment
Apartment Kiwi has its own living area with sofa, TV, stereo system and free WiFi
The living area looking through to the bedroom
Kitchenette with hob, microwave oven/grill, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster and breakfast bar
Start the day with a great breakfast, either on the terrace in the sunshine or in your apartment.
The front terrace is also a great place to have dinner or a drink on a warm summer evening
Reception is in the original adega/winery, which has the old clay amphora and wine making equipment
Have a refreshing drink with us in reception when you arrive
The pond terrace - relax accompanied by birdsong, the gentle burble of water and the croaking frogs
Or if it gets too hot, relax in the shade of the
Or stroll around the vineyard and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere
Many of the grapevines are very old, around 100 years of age, and there are many different varieties
We have lots of olive, fruit and cork trees around the Quinta so there is always a shady spot to sit
Our old olive tree - in the region of 1000 years old we are told
The stunning medieval hill top village of Marvão with its castle, gardens and panoramic views
Medieval town of Castelo de Vide has a castle, winding streets and ancient Jewish quarter to explore
The beautiful Reguengo swimming pool and picnic area (seasonal) is only a short walk away
Walk in the Serra de São Mamede Natural Park, these goats were seen whilst on the Reguengo walk
In spring and early summer wild flowers can be seen across the Alentejo
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Overview
Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Portalegre, Portalegre District, Alentejo
Quinta da Vila Maria is located in the beautiful and unspoilt countryside of the Serra de São Mamede Natural Park, near to the historic towns of Portalegre, Marvão and Castelo de Vide. This restored country house offers 1 and 2 bedroom self-catering apartments with modern and comfortable facilities, whilst still retaining the original Art deco and other period features. Quinta da Vila Maria is officially licensed as a Turismo no Espaço Rural – Casa de Campo (RNET 3534).

Apartment “Kiwi” is for 2 guests and has countryside views. It has a spacious bedroom with a large double bed (1.6 x 2m), an en-suite bathroom with shower, a living area with sofa, TV, stereo system and free WiFi, and a well equipped kitchenette with breakfast bar, hob/stovetop, fridge with freezer compartment, microwave oven/grill, toaster and kettle. The apartment is li...
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About the Owner, Edward S
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 2 properties
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Katharine...
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

My husband and I scoured the internet looking for the perfect spot to spend a few days in the country side of Portugal to start off our honeymoon. When we came across Quinta da Vila Maria, we knew immediately that this was the place for us! When we pulled up to the magnificent structure, we noticed right away how breathtaking...

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Tereza H
Jackson, Mississippi, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

My husband and I have just returned from Portugal, where we spent three delightful days in the Kiwi appartment at Quinta Vila Maria. We travelled with two other couples who stayed in one of the other apartments in the vila and had a similar wonderful experience. Ed and Jane were attentive hosts, helful with information about the vila and the...

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David B
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 19 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The hosts, Jane and Ed, are remarkably gentle and welcoming people who cannot do enough for their guests' comfort and well being. From the very first moment to the last we received a genuine generosity and warmth that one rarely experiences. The property itself is very tastefully renovated to a high standard retaining many of the building's beautiful original features....

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
£60
€70
£60
€70
£422
€490
16 Sep 2016 -
25 Oct 2016
Autumn/Fall 2016
1 night
£56
€65
£56
€65
£362
€420
26 Oct 2016 -
29 Oct 2016
Late Autumn/Fall 2016
1 night
£60
€70
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30 Oct 2016 -
31 Oct 2016
Autumn / Fall 2016
1 night
£56
€65
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Lisbon: 228.0 km
To get the most from your visit to this area a car is recommended. Lisbon airport is a 2¼ hour drive away, Badajoz airport about 1¼ hours and Faro airport is about a 3½ - 4 hour drive. The drive from any of these airports to Portalegre is straightforward on quiet motorways and main roads. Cars can be hired at Lisbon or Faro airports or hired from an international car hire company here in Portalegre.

The ferries at Santander or Bilbao are about an 8–9 hour drive away.

GPS coordinates and/or detailed directions will be forwarded to guests after confirmation of booking.

Once you arrive at the Quinta private off-road parking is available through the main gate or if you prefer parking is also available alongside the road in front of the house.

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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