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Casa da Roda

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Villa
This is an ideal setting for a family holiday but also for singles, couples, and groups; an ideal place for workshops and retreats. Why not try painting, bird watching, walking, fishing and more. During the summer months we have a rowing boat permanently moored on the lake and we are also able to provide excursions in our sailing boat. We also have hybrid mountain bicycles (21 gear) for hire. Taste the local wines and cuisine and enjoy nearby facilities which include horse riding, canoeing, ski-ing, golf and go-kart racing, etc. You will be spoilt for choice with the selection of destinations to enjoy on your trips out which can include the University City of Coimbra (for shoppers and lovers of architecture), the broad white sandy beaches of the western coast and, to the east, the ...This is an ideal setting for a family holiday but also for singles, couples, and groups; an ideal place for workshops and retreats. Why not try painting, bird watching, walking, fishing and more. During the summer months we have a rowing boat permanently moored on the lake and we are also able to provide excursions in our sailing boat. We also have hybrid mountain bicycles (21 gear) for hire. Taste the local wines and cuisine and enjoy nearby facilities which include horse riding, canoeing, ski-ing, golf and go-kart racing, etc. You will be spoilt for choice with the selection of destinations to enjoy on your trips out which can include the University City of Coimbra (for shoppers and lovers of architecture), the broad white sandy beaches of the western coast and, to the east, the highest mountains in Portugal at Serra da Estrela. If you prefer to relax at home, you can take in the views from the salt water swimming pool. Then, after a relaxing barbeque, you can sit and enjoy the unrivalled sunset over the lake. We are registered with an Alojamento Local (Tourist Licence) Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 11930More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Geoff / Linda P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed September 1, 2019

The location is potentially lovely and the view from the house is wonderful. Unfortunately, fires have spoiled the woodlands and this gives a bit of a desolate feel. Dreadful for locals. We were disappointed that the promised rowing boat and kayaks were not available; nor...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank jdonachie
Reviewed August 26, 2019

This is our 4th visit to this amazing location . While you are there you cannot see any other houses or roads or traffic, just trees and the lake - it is so private . The villa stays cool in the heat, and the pool...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Catherine E
Reviewed July 20, 2019

This location has it all and will cater for every need. Whether you want to relax, I mean truly relax then the pool, utter silence, lake views, mountain air and Forrest surrounding will certainly help all with a nice 25-30 degree heat. If you want...More

Date of stay: June 2019
1  Thank Wander28907368903
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

5* property in a very secluded area, the perfect get-away-from it all. We knew it was going to be great from the moment we arrived. The welcome pack was amazing. The view across the river was to die for. Linda was very friendly and helpful....More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank dpweldon
Reviewed May 25, 2017

I had a fantastic time at this amazing villa. The location is stunning and the villa itself has everything you could need. It is extremely well kept and clean plus beautifully decorated and set above a bend in the river giving a magnificent view you...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Karl G
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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2016
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Casa da Roda is situated in the most amazing location. The villa overlooks the River Alva which is great for swimming, and there is a rowing boat for exploring the river further. The view from the villa terraces and from the pool area is breathtaking....More

Date of stay: August 2016
2  Thank marybarlow1
Reviewed August 8, 2016

A peaceful, secluded place in beautiful surroundings with a tastefully decorated, spacious house. If you have any concerns from the description be assured - no mozzies from the river, the pool is just big enough for proper excercise if you want it (about 10 strokes),...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank R H
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Set in woodland above a wide meandering river, the property is lovely. Sitting out on the shaded terrace looking over the river and spotting the wildlife, birds and butterflies was one of the highlights of our holiday. the property is fully equipped and maintained to...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank MrsAnn3
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This is our third visit to Casa Roda, we love it so much. The views are stunning, not another house or a road in sight once you are at the villa. There’s a log fire for those chilly spring evenings, boats, bikes, local horse riding...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Catherine C
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Boat Available
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Yard
Stereo System
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
VCR
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighborhood
You will be spoilt for choice with the selection of destinations to enjoy on your trips out which can include the University City of Coimbra (for shoppers and lovers of architecture), the broad white sandy beaches of the western coast and, to the east, the highest mountains in Portugal at Serra da Estrela. If you prefer to relax at home, you can take in the views from the salt water swimming pool. Then, after a relaxing barbeque, you can sit and enjoy the unrivalled sunset over the lake.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Casa da Roda

Casa da Roda is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.

Casa da Roda has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Casa da Roda has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Casa da Roda must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.