A Ruina Vehla (1 Bedroom, Sleeps1/2)
Steps lead straight through the front door to the fitted kitchen and living room, of this sympathetically restored and beautifuly furnished cottage. You will find everything you could possible need a lovely comfy sofa, log fire, Books, Games, DVDs, cable TV with a large selection of channels, air-con and heating, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, juicer, toaster, etc. It is perfect for winter or summer holidays and has already been used for a few honeymoons.
A little passage leads to the Bedroom offering king size bed, or twins please request when booking, built in cupboard, Desk and a hidden flat screen TV and DVD Player.
Bathroom with bath and shower over, bidet, WC, and basin.
Outside the cottage is a small terrace perfect for eating with steps up to a spacious private roof terrace which faces south and is perfect for sunbathing in the winter or summer.
A Ruina Velha is next door to Casa Oliveira.
Casa Verde (Sleeps 2-4), is approached by steps leading to the terrace overlooking the valley and the traditional working farm. Front door opens into an open plan living/kitchen and dining room with log fire. Extensively equipped and furnished and with underfloor heating if offers great accommodation for winter or summer holidays. Downstairs bedroom with built in cupboard, TV, Views over valley, bathroom with bath shower, WC, bidet. Upstairs further bedroom with double bed, built in Wardrobe, ceiling fan, cable TV with a large selection of channels, doors to roof terrace. Bathroom with shower WC and basin.
Next door is A Ruina Velha which a well furnished and equipped 1 bed and 1 bath property which is also very well furnished and equipped.
About the Owner
Guestbook comments from the manager
The above prices are inclusive of Portuguese Taxes.
We accept payment by bank transfer or Credit/Debit card.
A security/damage deposit of €350.00 for Casa Verde or €300.00 for A Ruina Velha will be required to secure a booking.
Cleaning, linen and towels are included in the price.
All rates are subject to change.
If heating is required an extra charge may be applied.
Travel cots can be hired at €30.00
Flexible change over days but check in is not before 3pm and check out is by 10.30am.
Notes on prices:
The prices quoted subject to change and are inclusive of Taxes.
A security/damage deposit of between €300.00 and €350.00 is required to secure a booking.
Rental monies are due 12 weeks prior to arrival date.
We can accept payment by bank transfer or credit/debit card. Please note your bank may charge a foreign transaction fee if paying by debit card.
Booking of less than 7 nights may incur a surcharge.
Cleaning, linen and towels are included in the rental price.
Activity and Interests
Amado beach, famous for its surfing is 3km away amidst the Nature Reserve this is a vast golden sand beach with 2 Surfing schools & 2 beach bars. Surfers come from all over the world to surf here & the international surfing competion was held here a few years ago.
Bordeira beach with a lagoon surrounded by Sand Dunes is a vast spectacular beach & is never crowded.
Between the 2 beaches is Sito do Forno a wonderful Restaurant with fantastic fish and views.
Faro airport is aprox 1 hour 30 mins drive away. Most airports will offer direct flights to this destination and we recommend car hire. Lisbon airport aprox 2 hours 30 mins.
Carrapateira is approx 3km - 5 mins drive away, for eating and shopping.
Lagos approx 25 mins drive away, large beautiful city for sightseeing. A host of restaurants and shops. Many activities available from the harbour including boat and fishing trips.
Vila de Bispo 12 mins drive.
Aljezur 35 mins drive.
Pethralva 3 km Bordeira 3 km walk or 4.5km by road. Martinal beach for windsurfing and kyacking 20 minutes. Horse rideing and carraige driveing 15 minutes. Donkey rideing 5 minutes.
Carrapateira offers a selection of shops including 2 bakeries, cafes and restaurants, surf shops and a market.
Vila de Bispo has banks, Post office, chemist & other useful services. Large supermarket at Budens about 20 mins drive away.
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
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- Notes on accommodation: Being located so near to Amado, famous for its spectacular surfing and also to Bordeira with its beautiful lagoon, Vilarinha is the perfect place to holiday to achieve the best of rural location with activities on your doorstep. Carrapateira the nearest town just 5 mins drive away has everything from casual bars and cafes to wonderful traditional restaurants catering for all tastes. A regular market and a village shop that sells every thing & a cash point. There is a large international supermarket at Budens 15 minutes. The town of Vila do Bispo is 12 minutes drive & has banks many more Restaurants a further 2 small supermarkets a Lidol, Chemist, Post Office. Pethralva 3 km has a rustic organic Pizza Restaurant. The Village of Bordeira a 3km walk along dirt tracks or a 4.5km road drive has a small local bar that sometimes does local dishes. one Restaurant you shouldnt miss is Sito do Forno overlooking the sea where the fishermen launch their boats between Amado & Bordeira Beach. Outside: Both Casa Verde and A Ruina Vehla are approached by steps and have a terrace overlooking the valley these cottages lend themselves to being rented together or individually. A Ruina Vehla also benefits a large sunny roof terrace and Casa da Oliveira has its own small private enclosed terrace leading from the upstiars bedroom. Both cottages share a tiered paved area planted with a perfusion of herbs.