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Casa Santa-Rita

Lawn and pool
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5.0 of 5 stars
3 reviews
Lawn and pool
Garden and bungalows
Pathway to bungalows
Pool with seaview
Garden detail
Entry to bungalows/terrace area
Living area
Living/Cooking area
Winding road Afife
Horse up on the hill
Foal up on the hill
Cows up on the hill
Island fortress near Moledo
Spain seen from Moledo
Minho river separating Spain and Portugal
View of Carreço
A field near Afife
Afife beach
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Afife, Viana do Castelo District, Northern Portugal
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The bungalow is located in a garden with a large lawn area and a 10m X 5m pool.
It is a vey secluded garden neighboring an agricultural field and facing the sea.
The beach is within walking distance. The property is situated in a very narrow country lane so large cars do not fit which means that it is an almost private road with practically no traffic.
This is ideal for those who enjoy quiet holidays and seeing the many historical towns and villages in northern Portugal, inc...
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About the owner, Paula S
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL131450 by: Holiday Lettings
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Barrie N
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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My wife and I stayed here for a week in June. The weather was perfect, the beach fairly empty of tourists and everything set fair for a perfect rest after some long journeys. We received a warm welcome from the co-owner who lives on site but inobtrusively. There is a magnificent swimming pool in a largish , well tended, interesting... more

Lexington, Kentucky
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 for a stay in September 2014
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We had a wonderful week at Casa Santa-Rita. First, the hosts were welcoming and available. The cottage fit our needs perfectly, and the grounds were beautiful. I loved to look out my window or sit by the pool. The hosts helped us plan day trips, and the area is full of historical villages. We walked by the beach and ate... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012 for a stay in July 2012
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I cannot rate this accpmmodation highly enough - very comfortable, adequately equipped and set in beautiful private gardens within the onwers property, together with another bungalow. The gardens are full of shrubs and flowers and laid out to ensure maximum privacy, shielding the owneres house and bungalows and bordering the lovely pool, from where you can see the sea. The... more

  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
The bedroom has two twin beds. The living area has a sofa-bed for a third person (three people only for short stays: 3/4 days) or a child aged 10 - 16.
The bathroom has a large shower area with hot and cold water, WC, large modern wash basin.
The bungalows have heating in winter .
One bungalow has satellite TV (CNN) the other only local TV.
We provide clean linen on a weekly basis. When possible we can try to get someone to clean the bungalow or change the beds 1x week.
The kitchenette has two cooking hot plates, microwave, fridge/freezer, electric kettle, coffee machine, toaster, linen, etc.
You can borrow our beach towels and beach umbrellas.
Short stays in July and August - 4 nights -rest of the year 3 nights.
Long stays (over 14 nights) prices negotiable but not through any Holida...
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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
We accept payment by bank transfer or bank deposit in UK bank account.

20% payable on booking confirmation.

Security deposit payment (refundable at end of stay) payable in cash in EUROS on day of arrival- E-100

Short stays minimum 7 nights (July/August) 4 nights (rest of the year). Nightly rate for short stays from E-50 to E-72 per bungalow per night depending on time of year.

Discounts negotiable for longer stays (14 nights or longer) or for simultaneous booking of both bungalows by same person.
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Oporto: 52.8 mi
Railway: Viana do Castelo: 6.8 mi
Airports: Oporto and Vigo (if you fly via Madrid/Spain).
Oporto airport is circa 85 kms south of Afife and Vigo airport in Spain is circa 75 kms north of Afife.
There are direct flights to Oporto from many international airports or you can fly to Oporto via Lisbon or to Vigo via Madrid.
If you need transportation to and from the airports of Oporto or Vigo we can offer this service by previous arrangement pls consult us about prices. If you fly to Lisbon and then drive north let us know if you want help with your itinerary in terms of suggesting enjoyable stopping points or best routes. it takes 5 hours (with a 30 minute stop on the way) to drive from the center of Lisbon to our gate in Afife.
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: 1.2 mi.
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