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Casa Santa-Rita

Lawn and pool
4 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
IMPORTANT NOTICE: We are not allowed to discuss prices, special offers, discounts, etc directly with clients - Hollidaylettings will censor all such communications. Pay via Holidaylettings then once the booking is confirmed we may discuss refunds for special discounts for long stays for example. Any problems with booking payment pls contact Holidaylettings directly.<BR><BR>The bungalow is located in a garden with a large lawn area and a 10m X 5m pool.<BR>It is a vey secluded garden neighboring an agricultural field and facing the sea. <BR>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.<BR>This is ideal for those who enjoy quiet holidays and seeing the many historical... Read more
About the Owner, Paula S
Languages spoken: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 67 days ago
Listed since : May 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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Barrie N
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed July 9, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

This was our second visit to Casa Santa Rita and this time we made more of its location to discover places around Afife : Viana da Costella has much to offer in its historic centre; Ponte de Lima is an elegant and picturesque little town on the river; Oporto is only 50 or so miles to the south; Caminha just...

Barrie N
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed July 2, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
person found this review helpful

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...

Lexington, Kentucky
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2014 for a stay in September 2014
person found this review helpful

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...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • 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
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
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.<BR>The bathroom has a large shower area with hot and cold water, WC, large modern wash basin.<BR>The bungalows have heating in winter .<BR>One bungalow has satellite TV (CNN) the other only local TV.<BR>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. <BR>The kitchenette has two cooking hot plates, microwave, fridge/freezer, electric kettle, coffee machine, toaster, linen, etc.<BR>You can borrow our beach towels and beach umbrellas.<BR>Short stays in July and August - 4 nights -rest of the year 3 nights.<BR>... more
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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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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About the neighborhood
There is a golf course in Ponte de Lima which is circa 20 minutes by car on the highway, a ferry boat to take you and your car form Caminha over to Galicia (Spain) a tennis court in Viana do Castelo and a horse riding school near Viana do Castelo. Viana do Castelo has monuments and a local Museum as well as a new modern city library. The main festivities of northern Portugal take place in Viana do Castelo usually over the third weekend in August. They last three days and are the most famous of all folk festivals in Portugal.Throughout July and August there are open air concerts of traditional Portuguese music or folk dancing and all sorts of fairs. If you are interested in fishing, boat renting, horse riding or bike hire let us know and we can try to send you information.
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). <BR>Oporto airport is circa 85 kms south of Afife and Vigo airport in Spain is circa 75 kms north of Afife.<BR>There are direct flights to Oporto from many international airports or you can fly to Oporto via Lisbon or to Vigo via Madrid.<BR>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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