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Casa Laranjeira - Monte da Quinta (3 bedrooms)

Overview
Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Castro Verde, Beja District, Alentejo
At Monte da Quinta we aim to provide a very high standard of country living and comfort with traditional architecture and modern facilities. We are licensed by the Ministry of Tourism of Portugal, classification CASA DE CAMPO No. 1/2006.
Providing Rural Tourism self catering accommodation for a maximum of 10 guests in 2 comfortably large, delightfully restored, self contained country houses set within 4.5 hectares of beautifully managed private grounds.Just on the edge of Castro Verde we have the advantage of the tranquillity and beauty of this fantastic landscape, plus all the facilities of the town. Within 10 minutes walking, or 2 minutes in the car, we have several excellent restaurants, cafes, shops, supermarkets. Castro Verde hosts festivals and markets throughout the year.
Eating out locally is extremely good value for money. Typic...
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Listing #HL14604
About the Owner
Michaela T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2006
Interaction with guests
We are here to meet and greet our guests, to introduce them the property and answer any questions they may have. We always available should they need us during their stay. We provide our guests with lots of useful information upon arrival. Tips on things not to be missed, advise on places to discover, and the all important practical stuff. We believe It is that kind of personal touch and interaction that has helped us achieved such a high percentage of happy, returning guests.
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Really nice and well kept villa set in lovely grounds. The pool is perfect for a villa of this size and the local town has several decent restaurant options within walking distance despite being small enough to feel very quiet and relaxed. Our hosts were...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Sam B
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This was our 3rd time to stay at Monte da Quinta and we've never returned anywhere else more than once so that says a lot about this special place. The property is great, it's kept really well and the attention to detail is just lovely...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Sinead L
montedaquinta, VR Owner at Casa Laranjeira - Monte da Quinta (3 bedrooms), responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Hey there, thanks for staying with us once again and we hope to welcome you back soon. Always a pleasure to welcome back guests that have the same passion about the place as we do. Best wishes x

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

Superb views in a quiet rural location but still within 10 mins walk of town and its excellent restaurants. A perfect centre for our birdwatching/visiting historic towns holiday. Little Owl, Azure Magpies, Bee-eaters and many others on site, with great views of Bustards, Harriers, Eagles...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank StaffordDipper
montedaquinta, VR Owner at Casa Laranjeira - Monte da Quinta (3 bedrooms), responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to have you and your friends here at Monte da Quinta and to share the beauty of the Alentejo in Spring time with you all.Hope to see you again soon, best regards M

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Guest Hamper - A guest welcome hamper awaits you, it includes: bottled water, local wine. Our own honey, homemade preserves, our fresh farm eggs, freshly squeezed orange juice from our grove. Milk, butter, regional cheese, locally baked bread, biscuits/pastries, a savory snack, tea, coffee and sugar.

Initial sundries: terrace candles, liquid soap, toilet rolls, bin liners, & washing up liquid.

Planning Something Special - We can provide any or all of the following: champagne on ice, handmade chocolates, a bouquet of flowers. We will also recommend the best fine dining in the area, book a taxi, or help you arrange a special activity day.
For the Children - We provide a variety of DVDs as well as free-view sat TV channels. The houses have books, board games, pens, paper and puzzles. Ni...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Minimum Age – It is our policy that persons staying at Monte da Quinta must be a minimum of 25 years of age unless accompanied by an adult. No smoking – No smoking is permitted...
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Bathrooms
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Bunk
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rate includes 6% VAT.Rate Includes: Complimentary Guest Hamper, Initial Sundries,Weekly Housekeeping, 100% Cotton Linen, Towels & Pool Towels, Replacement Towels Mid-week, Under Floor Heating (March), Cooling Fans (High Season), Water & Electric.
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About the neighborhood
With its stunning views over the open countryside and just minutes to walk into the centre of Castro Verde this small farm with its country houses and private pool is ideally situated. Discovering the coastlines and the historic towns is easy from this central location within the lower Alentejo region. Rugged un-spoilt beaches along the west coast are within an hour and offer much to explore, water sports and the walking the rota vicentina coastal paths. Enjoy the fabulous fresh seafood grilled to order and sample the wines of the region. The Algarve is just 45 minutes away offering more glorious beaches, golf and aqua parks for the children.Local activities include: vineyard tours, wine tasting and dinner, jeep safaris, motor quading and spa days. Stepped in history it is possible to visi... more
Getting around
The roads are amazingly quiet and stunningly beautiful at any time of the year.

The motorway provides a fast track option, from and to the airports, but even these roads are very quiet and very simple to navigate.

Driving here is a pleasure, but you can always hop on one of our bicycles as an alternative way to explore the countryside.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 55.9 mi
We provide our guests comprehensive travel details and directions.
Faro or Lisbon Airport. A toll road from Faro to Lisbon provides an alternative choice of route to Castro Verde. Both routes offer spectacular scenery through the Algarve and the Alentejo regions.
50 minutes from Faro Airport
90 minutes from Lisbon Airport

GPS Latitude N 37.69342 Longitude W 8.08048
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: 37.3 mi.
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