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Casa do Limao

Looking up at the house from the sunny cobbled courtyard.
5.0 of 5 stars
12 reviews
Looking up at the house from the sunny cobbled courtyard.
Looking towards the plunge pool area in our private courtyard.
The rear of the property and the lower garden area.
Patio doors, leading to the lounge/diner.
Steps leading up to the balcony, double doors lead to the main bedroom.
Doors leading to the main bedroom from the patio area.
The fully equipped kitchen area.
Dining area.
Main bedroom with en suite bathroom and doors leading to the patio.
En suite bathroom.
Balcony, with bistro table. Perfect for relaxing with a glass of wine!
Main bathroom.
King size bed in bedroom 2
Bunk beds in bedroom 3 - Plenty to keep the children busy - games room, board games, swing etc..
The games room in the barn. There is a separate utility area with washing machine.
The large, lower garden area. Plenty of space to explore!
Comfort in the master bedroom, plump pillows ready to dive into!
Views from the balcony over the village and mountain range beyond...
Lots of fantastic river beaches in the area..
Cycling along the River Dao nearby.
Skygarden - in the Botanical gardens Coimbra!
Wonderful choice of quiet beaches along the Silver Coast.
Blissful views at the Cafe Turismo Penacova!
At Vimieiro river beach where you will find an excellent restaurant and bar.
Dining alfresco at the Coimbra Forum looking out over the stunning University City.
The Bussaco Palace and ancient forest nearby.
Afternoon hack at Portugal by Horse.
Panoramic views up at the windmills in Penacova.
Swimming in the lake at Senhora da Ribeira nearby!
Mortagua Town hall and our stunning main square - the venue for our huge 5 day Festa in August.
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Rental Home /
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
About the owner, Marta V
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL233291 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Versailles, France
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Casa do Limao is very pretty and comfortable, with everything needed available (also a washing-machine which I think is not mentioned in the house description) and in a very quiet neighbourhood. We appreciated a lot the closed courtyard where we ate everyday. Only one thing to prevent us from concluding that all was absolutely perfect: a petrol smell just in... more

Management response:

Thank you for your lovely review Nadine - I know from your emails that you enjoyed your break at Casa do Limao! I am fairly sure that the petrol smell has now gone, as it was a treatment for the stone work that was applied a couple of weeks before your visit, but hope that it didn't affect your stay... more

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Llanddulas Wales UK
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18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We stayed here for two weeks, it was a perfect villa so many say their kitchens are fully equipped but are not, this one is; the flattened screens on the ground floor speed and Windows gives good air flow minus bugs, WiFi was good, entertainment system could be better no Sat channels at all so take enough DVD s there... more

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

What a delightfully out of the way spot, very comfortable little house with plenty of room for four people. The kitchen was very well appointed with plenty of equipment, some of which we had no idea what they were for. Everything worked and we were especially grateful for the really good espresso maker. A huge fridge and good cooking area.... more

Management response:

Jonathan - thank you for your lovely review! We are delighted that you and your family loved the house and area, and agree about the lovely forest walks, though we quite like the smell of eucalyptus! We know the restaurant you mention - the owners are really friendly, and the food is fresh and very traditionally Portuguese - otherwise the... more

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  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Terrace
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
The property has recently been renovated and has a wonderful, fully equipped, kitchen. The outside barn has a wonderful traditional bread oven which is perfect for making your own fresh pizza!
There is a lovely enclosed log fire in the front room for cooler evenings, providing full central heating for the winter months.
Satellite television and internet access are available.

There is a strict non smoking policy anywhere in the house, but you can of course smoke outside in the courtyard area.
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
A payment of 20% will secure your booking.
The remainder should be paid in full, 6 weeks prior to your arrival.

Our preferred methods of payment are either through Pay Pal, or cleared cheque.
We prefer our changeover day to be on a Saturday, particularly during high season.
We will always be as flexible as we can to accommodate your dates so do get in touch to discuss your requirements.
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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Porto: 71.5 mi
Railway: Mortagua: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Santander: 397.7 mi
Ryan air offer low cost flights to Porto from London, Liverpool and Dublin. Other airlines including Easy jet and TAP also fly into both Porto and Lisbon airports. Casa do Limao is a one and a half hour drive from Porto Airport and two and a half hour drive from Lisbon. Car hire is recommended and many reputable companies operate from both of these airports.

If you wish to drive here, the nearest ferry is at Santander in Northern Spain.

Please feel free to contact us for advice regarding car hire or any other travel arrangements, we will be more than happy to advise and assist!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 42.3 mi.
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