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“Tranquil oasis in an unspoilt coastal location, perfect for the family”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Casa Vicentina

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Casa Vicentina
Ranked #1 of 7 Odeceixe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Tranquil oasis in an unspoilt coastal location, perfect for the family”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2011

Our family of 4 spent 10 delightful days at Casa Vicentina. When our time was up, we wished we could have stayed longer--who'd have thought that doing very little would be so satisfying! It normally takes me a week to "detox" from work, but at Casa Vicentina it took just 24 hours. The location on the Alentejo coast, a world a way from the overbuilt Algarve, is wild and rugged, situated in a beautiful natural park. Although it isn't much advertised, there is a 13th century castle of historical significance in nearby Aljezur, and the town of Odeceixe is charming. My husband surfed the amazing sand beaches on the Costa Vicentina, while the children and I (aged 3 and 6) enjoyed the beautiful fresh pool, complete with frogs and lilypads in the pond surrounding it, the swingset, and the countryside setting. Highly recommended for those looking for a family holiday that is for the whole family, not just for the children!

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with family
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    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Sintra, Portugal
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2011

Went there last weekend and enjoyed a lot!
Place is managed by a couple and we loved it!
Rooms are very well decorated and clean, the gardens are beautiful and its just 5 minutes away from the beach!

It is a very quiet place for people who like to stay away from the crowds and from the noise.
The breakfast is very nice, served nearby the pool.

Recommend eating in Restaurant Chaparro (Odeceixe), typical food and cheap.
They accept pets in some rooms

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled as a couple
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Vila Franca Xira - Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2009

Great place to relax from the hustle of the city and a friendly service and optimal environment with nature

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled with family
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Alentejo
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2008

The rooms are nice, but the smell from the bathroom is very bad. They have pipes problems. The pool (biologic) is dirty and the dogs poo all over the place.
The staff is not very friendly.

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  • Disliked — The smel
  • Stayed September 2008, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Casa Vicentina

Property: Casa Vicentina
Address: Caixa Postal 885 L | Monte Novo, Odeceixe 8670-312, Portugal
Location: Portugal > Algarve > Faro District > Odeceixe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Odeceixe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Vicentina 3*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A Casa Vicentina - Turismo Rural oferece 12 confortaveis Suites com cores alegres e terraco com vista para a piscina/jardim/relvado. Dispoe de 6 Suites Junior (2pax), 2 Suites T1 com kitchenette (2 pax) e 4 Suites T1 com kitchenette & Mezzanine (3/4pax). Todas as suites possuem, casa-de-banho privativa com produtos de higiene, aquecimento central, TV de ecra plano e Internet Wifi gratuita. Para promover o convivio e momentos de lazer, a Casa Vicentina oferece ainda uma sala de estar com TV, DVD'S, Jogos e livros, um parque infantil, um servico de cafetaria/bar (bebidas e snacks) com esplanada ao ar livre, sala de pequenos-almocos e piscina outdoor. ... more   less 
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