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Casa Abrunheiro - UPDATED 2018 - Vila De Rei holiday rental

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13 reviews
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Vila de Rei, Castelo Branco District, Central Portugal
Welcome! Casa Abrunheiro is a lovely and modern one bedroom holiday cottage built in 2011. Set in the pretty rural village of Abrunheiro Grande, surrounded by mountain views, forest walks and stunning river beaches to swim. The nearest river beach is Praia Fluvial de Fernandaires - a stunning place which is approximately a 10 minute drive - truly worth a visit.

Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of village life with your own garden space that has seating, sun loungers and BBQ. The cottage is clean, cosy and equipped with everything you need for your break. It is self contained with its own kitchen, bathroom and lounge. The space can sleep up to 4, it has a double bedroom and a double sofa-bed in the lounge.

Towels, and bed linen are provided and a welcome pack will be included with basic essentials including milk, tea, coffee, sugar, water...
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About the Owner, Sarah S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
I am available to greet guests and hand over keys to the cottage when guests first arrive. Your privacy is respected however I live nearby so I am happy to help where possible and assist with advice/ recommendations. You can also contact me by phone.
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Excellent - based on 13 reviews
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed November 14, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

Just returned from a lovely week at Casa Abrunheiro in a traditional rural Portugese village with beautiful views of the hillside and close to many river beaches. Even in November, we had almost a week of blue skies and pleasant sunshine. Thank you Anita and Mark for your hospitality and helpful advice for anyone thinking of moving or buying a...

Management response:

Thank you for your review Charlotte and Phil, we are glad you enjoyed your stay, and it was great to meet you both. Good luck with the future plans, and we hope to see you in Portugal soon. If you have any questions about living in Portugal, don't hesitate to contact us. Anita and Mark


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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 3, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Management response:

Thank you very much Filipe and Josh for your great review. We are glad that you enjoyed Casa Abrunheiro and everything that the area offers. We hope to see you both again. Regards Anita Porter


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Smethwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 10, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words. You are very welcome, we know what it's like when you have just arrived in a strange country and don't know the language. We wish you luck in your new home. Anita and Mark


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
No smoking allowed
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighborhood
The area is surrounded by nature and is perfect for a relaxing and rural getaway. Being close to the Zêzere River there are plenty of river beaches and forests to explore. Vila de Rei is located at the centre of Portugal (the geographical centre is visible from the property).

The historic towns of Abrantes and Tomar to visit with castles to explore and all the modern shops. Tomar castle is a world heritage site and is the last knights templar town.

This part of Portugal has heaps of restaurants and cafes where you can experience traditional Portuguese cuisine and local wine at fantastic value. The local area has many cultural events throughout the year.

The popular Silver Coast is around 1 hour and 30 minutes drive.
Getting around
A car is advised to explore the area because the nearest railway station at Tomar is around a 45 minute drive. Tomar station can easily be reached via connections from Lisbon airport.

Arriving and exploring by bike would also be an option and the village is situated near to many walking routes.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Lisbon: 99.4 mi
Railway: Tomar: 21.1 mi
Airport: Lisbon 160.0 km (1 hr 45 min drive)
Railway: Tomar 34.0 km (45 min drive)

The cottage is situated next to the chapel (capela). Outside the cottage is ample secure parking for a car.

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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.7 mi.
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