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Charming 3 bedroom house, pretty view over Rio Alva, Coja, river beach 200m

Roman bridge in Coja
5.0 of 5 bubbles
5 reviews
Roman bridge in Coja
BBQ patio with view across the river
Living room
Coja River beach
Bedroom 1
Dining area with huge refectory table.
Bedroom 2
Living room
Santa Clara
Rio Alva in Coja
Coja at night
Coja centre
View aceoss the river from the house
Bedrom 3
Living room with woodburner
Coja river beach
A Lagar restaurant in converted mill, 150ms from the house
View from the garden
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Arganil, Coimbra District, Central Portugal
A unique opportunity to rent a rural home with traditional Portuguese character.

The house is set on the south facing banks of the River Alva as it winds its way from the dramatic hill ranges of the Serra da Estrela through the historic market town of Coja.

The self catering holiday accommodation has been sympathetically restored to a very good standard whilst retaining many of the original Portuguese traditional features and provides sleeping facilities for six persons in 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The living room has comfortable seating for 6 people with a wood burner for the cooler winter months. There is Portuguese satellite TV with some foreign channels and free wifi connection. A door opens on to the upstairs terrace with lovely views across the river to the mountains beyond.
The kitchen is in the old wine cellar and retains the...
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About the Owner, Jane M
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English
Response Rate: 94 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2012
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 4 properties
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Plenty of everything in Coja shops,bars,restaraunts,post office,fishmonger,chemist.The locals are friendly and helpful some speak English,everyone will help you with your Portuguese.It's a beautiful house well equipped in a beautiful convenient spot for all that Coja has to offer.The surrounding countryside is stunning.

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I am so pleased that you are enjoying your stay in my house in Coja which is a lovely small town/big village with everything to offer as you have discovered!


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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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Nice cottage, nice small village! We mixed the country life with overnight trips to Coimbra and larger towns.. Worked well.

5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Smoking is permitted outside only.
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23 Apr 2017 -
31 May 2017
2 nights
1 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
Early summer
2 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Jul 2017
2 nights
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A deposit of 20% is payable on confirmation of a booking.
These rates are based on an occupancy of 6 people, a discount may be available for less people sharing depending on the season, please ask for details.
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About the neighbourhood
The pretty house is set on the south facing banks of the River Alva as it winds its way from the dramatic hill ranges of the Serra da Estrela through the historic market town of Coja.
The outstanding natural beauty of the area is rich in history and heritage, with the University City of Coimbra only 45 minutes drive away. At one time, Coimbra was the capital city of Portugal.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Porto: 241.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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