“Home-from-Home Cottage suites”
~ set around an old tower of refuge ~
Near Ponte de Lima, Costa Verde, North Portugal, Portugal.
1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2 to 6.
These three homely courtyard “cottage suites” sleep 2 persons each……highly recommended for couples. Individually designed by the owners, each accommodation has a twin bedroom, bathroom, living room, and a modest kitchenette.
Fertile vineyards offer tranquillity and beautiful views toward the surrounding hills and the Lima valley.
The swimming pool is surrounded by a lawned area and gardens. A patisserie/cafe is just a short walk down a country lane, and the host offers a list of recommended restaurants. The river “praia fluvial” is a short distance from the accommodation…as is the Ponte de Lima golf course and restaurant
Breakfast is included within the rates.
Accommodation & Facilities for a one bedroom cottage suite:
Accommodation type: Self catering
General: Linen provided, ….. no pool towels.
Kitchenette: fridge, hob, microwave
Living/Dining room: seating for 2
Bathroom: 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms: 1 Twin
Outside: Garden, shared pool, parking
Local activities: walking, cycling, fishing, golf, horse riding
Suitability: Pets not allowed
Minimum booking 7 nights:
Easily connected via the new motorways to the Lisbon and Oporto airports.Ponte de Lima with its arched romanic bridge and wealth of history, has something for everyone…….including a golf course and horse riding…….a nautical club and water activities are available during the summer months on the Rio Lima. Every Thursday, Barcelos boasts the largest handicraft fair and market in Portugal.
Monte Santa Luzia approached by the funicular railway, towers over the beautiful town of Viana do Castelo which offers folklore festivals and the nearest beaches at Darque.
To the south are the beaches of Esposende, to the north are more beaches offering seclusion amidst sand dunes and surf at Caminha, Afife & Moledo.
In Spain, accessible by car ferry or by road, there are aqua-park beaches with a compliment of facilities for children at Vigo, and also at Praia de America.
You are well situated for trips into Spanish Galicia to the north, and the Penêda Geres National Park and Serra de Arga to the east. Vila Nova de Cerveira, and the fortified town of Valença which offers an abundance of linen and towelling are only a short drive.
Distance from The Airports ………Approximately
Oporto airport in Portugal is 1hr.
Lisbon airport in Potugal is 3hrs
Vigo airport in Spain is 1hr 15 mins
Santiago airport in Spain is 2 hrs.