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Casa Oliveira - Monte da Quinta

Traditional architecture with modern facilities, large pool and sun terrace.
1 of 47Traditional architecture with modern facilities, large pool and sun terrace.
Overview
Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Castro Verde, Beja District, Alentejo
At Monte da Quinta we aim to provide a very high standard of country living and comfort with traditional architecture and modern facilities.
We are licensed by the Ministry of Tourism of Portugal, classification CASA DE CAMPO No. 1/2006.

Providing Rural Tourism self catering accommodation for a maximum of 10 guests in 2 comfortably large, delightfully restored, self contained country houses set within a Quinta of 4.5 hectares of beautifully managed private grounds.

Just on the edge of Castro Verde we have the advantage of the tranquillity and beauty of this fantastic landscape, plus all the facilities of the town. Within 10 minutes walking, or 2 minutes in the car, we have several excellent restaurants, cafes, shops, supermarkets. Castro Verde hosts festivals and markets throughout the year.

Eating out locally is extremely good value...
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Listing #HL19568
About the Owner
Michaela T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2006
Interaction with guests
We are here to meet and greet our guests, to introduce them to the property and answer any questions they may have. We are always available should they need us during their stay. We provide our guests with lots of useful information upon arrival. Tips on things not to be missed, advise on places to discover, and the all important practical stuff. We believe It is that kind of personal touch and interaction that has helped us achieved such a high percentage of happy, returning guests.
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

We have just finished a week long stay at Monte da Quinta and it really is a very special place; lovely hosts, beautiful landscaped gardens, great quality accommodation to mention just a few things... Michaela and Nigel went out of their way to make the...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Six years since we were last at Casa Oliveira and we really missed it. This time we brought 2 friends with us on their first ever visit to Portugal - they loved it. The house is fantastic and so comfortable. Great evenings sitting on the...More

Thank georgeTyneandWear
montedaquinta, VR Owner at Casa Oliveira - Monte da Quinta, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Hey there it was lovely to welcome you back to Monte da Quinta. We hope you dont leave it another six years before returning. Great to have you back here and to see you enjoying late spring here in all its glory.

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

The fact that this was our fourth stay in Casa Oliveira speaks for itself. If you want a spotlessly clean, comfortable base from which to enjoy the delights of the Alentejo – the wild flowers, the birds, not to mention the excellent local wines, you...More

Thank JakeandLiz
Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Guest Hamper - A guest welcome hamper awaits you, it includes: bottled water, local wine, cheese & bread. Our own honey, homemade preserves, homemade scones/pastries, our fresh farm eggs, freshly squeezed orange juice from our grove. Milk, butter, pate, tea, coffee and sugar.
Initial sundries: terrace candles, liquid soap, toilet rolls, bin liners, and washing up liquid.
Planning Something Special - We can provide any or all of the following: champagne on ice, handmade chocolates, a bouquet of flowers. We will also recommend the best fine dining in the area, book a taxi, or help you arrange a special activity day.
For the Children - We provide a variety of DVDs as well as free-view sat TV channels. The houses have books, board games, pens, paper and puzzles. Night lights are provided....
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Minimum Age – It is our policy that persons staying at Monte da Quinta must be a minimum of 25 years of age unless accompanied by an adult. No smoking – No smoking is permitted...
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Bathrooms
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rate includes 6% VAT.Rate Includes: Complimentary Guest Hamper, Initial Sundries, Weekly Housekeeping, 100% Cotton Linen, Towels & Pool Towels, Replacement Towels Mid-week, Under Floor Heating (March), Cooling Fans (High Season), Water & Electric.
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About the neighbourhood
With its stunning views over the open countryside and just minutes to walk into the centre of Castro Verde this small farm with its country houses and private pool is ideally situated. Discovering the coastlines and the historic towns is easy from this central location within the lower Alentejo region. Rugged un-spoilt beaches along the west coast are within an hour and offer much to explore, water sports and the walking the rota vicentina coastal paths. Enjoy the fabulous fresh seafood grilled to order and sample the wines of the region. The Algarve is just 45 minutes away offering more glorious beaches, golf and aqua parks for the children.Local activities include: vineyard tours, wine tasting and dinner, jeep safaris, motor quading and spa days. Stepped in history it is possible to visi... more
Getting around
The roads are amazingly quiet and stunningly beautiful at any time of the year.

The motorway provides a fast track option, from and to the airports, but even these roads are very quiet and very simple to navigate.

Driving here is a pleasure, but you can always hop on one of our bicycles as an alternative way to explore the countryside.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 90.0 km
Railway: Funcheira: 20.0 km
We send our guests comprehensive travel details and directions.

Faro or Lisbon Airport. A toll road from Faro to Lisbon provides an alternative choice of route to Castro Verde. Both routes offer spectacular scenery through the Algarve and the Alentejo regions. 50 minutes from Faro Airport, 90 minutes from Lisbon Airport.
GPS Latitude N 37.69342 Longitude W 8.08048
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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