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Casa Oliveira - Monte da Quinta

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Traditional architecture with modern facilities, large pool and sun terrace.
Excellent
45 reviews
Traditional architecture with modern facilities, large pool and sun terrace.
Shady terrace and private garden includes a herb garden and BBQ, views of the pool.
Luxury country house with landscaped gardens, BBQ and immediate access to the pool.
Lower pool terrace with stunning views over the meadows and Alentejo landscape
Double bedroom with en-suite facilities and views over open countryside
Twin bedroom with en-suite facilities and double doors onto a shady terrace.
Dining area for four persons plus high chair.
Quiet corners to relax and enjoy the local wines.
Spacious living area with stone fireplace and arches.
Elevated terrace with dappled shade and a stunning Alenejo backdrop
Upper pool terrace with sun loungers, palm trees and amazing views.
Large well equip kitchen with a breakfast bar. A back doors leads to rear terrace.
Planning something special? we can also provide chocolates and fresh flowers.
Pool terrace and landscaped garden
Spacious cool living area with double doors to the private dining terrace
Welcome hamper with home made treats our farm produce and local wine and cheese
It is the little details that make the difference to your holiday experience.
We have free range poultry, ponies, pigmy goats and pet pigs here.
We have 4.5 hectares of meadows and gardens to explore.
Fields of sun flowers
Everyone enjoys te sun.
Rolling landscapes dotted with historic villages and towns.
amazing wildlife
Castro Verde and its carpets of colour during spring time
Traditional farming
Beautiful walks around local lakes and dams
Explore our stunning unspoilt coastline, within an hour to the west or south
Carriage rides
regional cheeses
Local festivals
Local festivals
Many activities available
Pretty towns and villages
Amazing landscapes
Historical sites to visit
Ancient lands and megalithic sites
Carriage rides to see the sites
Where time stands still
Try the regional food and wines.
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Overview
Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
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 a Quinta of 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...
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About the Owner, Michaela T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 85 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
We are here to meet and greet our guests, to introduce them to the property and answer any questions they may have. We are 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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Listing #HL19568
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Excellent - based on 45 reviews
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kelmscott
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in April 2018

The fact that this was our fourth stay in Casa Oliveira speaks for itself. If you want a spotlessly clean, comfortable base from which to enjoy the delights of the Alentejo – the wild flowers, the birds, not to mention the excellent local wines, you can’t do better than stay at Monte da Quinta within walking distance of Castro Verde....

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Jontee66
Warrington, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

The Casa was beautifully maintained with excellent utilities. The environment around it was countryside packed with many different birds as well as some cute farm animals/pets. I can recommend anyone to stay here.

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Andrew S
1 review
Reviewed November 4, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Monte da Quinta lies an easy hour's drive from Faro in wonderful countryside, on the outskirts of the town of Castro Verde. The location is perfect for a peaceful holiday, yet you are only 40 minutes from the Algarve beaches and within striking distance of the west coast and Lisbon. Castro Verde is an attractive town with an historic basilica...

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Thank you for posting your review. So glad you enjoyed your stay at Monte da Quinta, it was our pleasure accommodating you and your family. We hope to see you again soon. best wishes to you all.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • 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 & 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, and 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....
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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
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates

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 --
$929
€795
Mar 31, 2018 -
Jun 29, 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
$133
€114
$929
€795
Jun 30, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
High Season
7 nights --
$1,163
€995
Sep 1, 2018 -
Oct 27, 2018
Mid Season
3 nights
$133
€114
$929
€795
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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.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 55.9 mi
We send 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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