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  • View of rear elevation from the pool (exclusive use)
    View of rear elevation from the pool (exclusive use)
    View of rear elevation from the pool (exclusive use)
    View of rear elevation and sheltered area
    Front elevation and main entrance
    View from second rear garden terrace (excl. use)
    View of garden from third rear garden terrace (excl.)
    Property description
    Valenca
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    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    Whether you just want to relax and enjoy this cosy country cottage, the garden, the swimming pool, the great view of the Miño Valley and/or explore the interesting surrounding towns, forts and nature. This property is a great base from which to explore northern Portugal and Spain.

    The property is situated on a hillside, in a small village which contains two local bars (30m and 90m), restaurants (200m), church (50m) and necessity shopping (30m).

    The nearest town is Valenca (5km) where the bridge to the Spanish town of Tuy is situated. Both towns have an abundance of shops supermarkets and restaurants. Valenca has a fortified walled city section and Tuy a castle. The beaches of the Costa Verde (Green Coast) start off in Caminha (15km ) at the estuary of the Miño river. There are a...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(5)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL70701 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

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

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Mid-season Jun 1, 2014 Jun 30, 2014 1 night
    $196
    £117
    $267
    £159
    $1,202
    £716
    High Seaon Jul 1, 2014 Sep 30, 2014 1 night
    $267
    £159
    $321
    £191
    $1,558
    £928
    Low season Oct 1, 2014 Dec 24, 2014 1 night
    $178
    £106
    $232
    £138
    $890
    £530
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Easter, Christmas and Bank Holidays will be charged as high season.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Vigo, Spain: 28.0 mi
    Railway: Valenca, Portugal: 3.1 mi
    Ferry: Santander, Spain: 310.7 mi
    The closest airports are Porto, Portugal and Vigo, Spain.

    Vigo is the nearest (45km/30 mls) but Oporto (Porto) has the best direct flight connections with regular services of the low cost airlines Ryanair etc.

    At either one of these airports a car can be hired and the journey to the Villa is very straight forward. It will take about 30 minutes from Vigo and 60 from Porto.

    We can also arrange a Transfer from the Airport to Villa and back on the return leg for a small additional charge of 50 pounds or 70 Euros.
    Activities nearby
    Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
    Nearby cities

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Date | Rating
  • English first
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English first
andrew r
london
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 for a stay in August 2012
1
person found this review helpful

Simon and Tildi are welcoming and helpful, they live in Spain but close enough to be on hand should the need arise. The house is located in a small village but is not over looked by any other house. The pool is good. The addition of WIFI means that teenage children do not feel too isolated. Reasonable shopping in Valenca and Tui which are only 10 minutes away. Plenty of winemaking both on the Portugese and Spanish sides of the border. If you want beaches they are about 30 minutes drive away, but we enjoyed just sitting in complete tranquility by the Minho river. Restaurants locally are quite simple but often very good value. more

HILARY H
Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013 for a stay in July 2011
1
person found this review helpful

We spent a fantastic week here in Northern Portugal, and the entire experience was perfect! Communication with the owners was effficient from the time of booking, with contact with Simon by phone on leaving Porto airport and arranging to meet in Valenca so that he could take us directly to the property( described as a cottage, but really more of a house!)
Spacious,well maintained accomodation: there were only 4 of us so the two teenagers had there own room each, air conditioning worked well, and we needed it as we had gloriously hot weather for the entire week!
The gardens are well tended, and huge: but the swimming pool is just the " icing on the cake" There were plenty of pool accessories: floats and the like for keeping us entertained.
Evenings were spent dining outside, marvelling at what a " gem" of a place we had found.
There were many, many books and DVDs to occupy the later parts of the day once the sun had gone down.
We loved the area...
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Speaks English, Portugese, Spanish
listed since : Apr 2009
Response Rate: 18 %
Response Time: More than a week
Calendar Updated: 35 days ago
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