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Casa Laranjeira - Monte da Quinta (3 bedrooms)

Large shady terrace, private gardens and BBQ, includes herb garden
30 reviews
Large shady terrace, private gardens and BBQ, includes herb garden
4.5 hectares of private landscaped grounds and gardens set in an Alentejo backdrop
Traditional regional country house with stunning un-interupted views.
A cool and comfortable afternoon retreat.
Lower pool terrace with dappled shade and tranquil surrounding.
Private gardens with BBQ and fabulous views over open countryside.
Elevated views over stunning landscape
Large master bedroom, en suite facilities and walkin shower.
100% cotton linen with fresh flowers. Ensuite with large walk-in shower.
Dinning area for six persons plus high chair.
Planning something special? we can also provide chocolates and fresh flowers
Cool and bright living area. Views over the pool terrace.
We have books, board games, pens and colouring for the children.
Comfortable lounge area with stone fire place and arches
Homemade treats and preserves and our farm produce, compliments of the house.
Open living space and kitchen with access to the bedrooms
It is the little details that make all the difference to your holiay experience.
Stunning rolling countryside dotted with towns and villages throughout the region.
We have freerange poultry, ponies, pigmy goats and pet pigs
Everyone enjoys the sunshine here.
Explore our 4.5 hectares with meadows and gardens.
Castro Verde carpets of colour in spring time.
Many activities and discoveries to be made
Traditional farming
We have several superb local vineyards, offering tours, tasting and dinner.
Explore our unspoilt coastline, within an hour to the west or south.
Stunning landscapes
Pretty towns and villages
Historic sites to discover
Where time stands still
Ancient lands and megalithic sites
Fabulous regional dishes and wines
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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
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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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Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 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 etc in the local area. Michaela was an excellent host, offering helpful advice and information...

Management response:

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


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Reviewed April 16, 2018 for a stay in March 2018

This was my fourth visit here , the accommodation is of a very high standard, the surroundings are beautiful , it has a lovely pool and sun terrace. It's an easy walk to the local shops and restaurants, the supermarket is also within walking distance , I highly recommend this place , the owners are lovely and make sure you...

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Reviewed April 9, 2018 for a stay in March 2018

Just the perfect place to relax and forget about the daily stresses of life! Such a warming welcome, everything possible thought of was provided and anything extra that we needed was solved by a trip to the nearby supermarket. Such comfortable accommodation, perfect friendly hosts, the just perfect quiet getaway. Restaurants and bars very cheap, good food, welcoming and friendly....

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Thank you for your review. Great to have you stay at our property for a little spring time rest and relaxation.


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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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, cheese and bread.
Our own honey, homemade preserves, homemade scones/pastries, our fresh farm eggs, freshly squeezed orange juice from our grove. Milk, butter, pate, 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. Night lights are provided...
House rules
    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...
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    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.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
Mar 31, 2018 -
Jun 29, 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
Jun 30, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
High Season
7 nights --
Sep 1, 2018 -
Oct 27, 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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.
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, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 37.3 mi.
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