Villa 294 - Ponte de Lima
Set in an elevated position in the middle of lush nature and overlooking extensive vineyards, this superb holiday villa benefits from the admirable mature gardens which, combined with the estate’s stone architecture, create a delightful picture.
The enchanting beauty of the Minho region is reflected by this villa, rising peacefully in the heart of the picturesque Ponte de Lima countryside.
High ceilings, open-plan rooms and breezy furnishings that fit perfectly with exposed stone walls built by locals back in XIX century, are some of the features of this special place ideal for the larger parties looking for the true nature of the Minho region and the culture that has enchanted guests and visitors every year.
In addition to the main house, guests also have a very well equipped summer cottage featuring a spacious dining room and well equipped kitchen at their disposal. A great admirable spot inviting contemplation of the surrounding landscapes in a calm and intimate atmosphere.
If you're looking to dine under the stars then the spacious outside dining area can't be beaten! Host barbecues late into the evening and spend quality time with your friends and family. And if you're looking to put your feet up and enjoy that extra bit of luxury there's even a chef available for hire.
Besides the main building and pool cottage, there is a smaller building at the end of the property which is occasionally used by the housekeeper. The guests' accommodation is completely independent with privacy and exclusive use of all facilities.
The local village and nearest bar is only 1 km away. Nearest minimarket is 2.5kms away. The roman village of Ponte de Lima is 12kms away. If you're looking to venture further afield, the town of Viana do Castelo is only a 30-minute drive away. Steeped in medieval history, rich in palaces embellished with coats of arms, churches and monasteries, monumental fountains and water features, Viana is a wealth of heritage worth visiting during your stay in the northern region. For a complete taste of the Minho life, you must visit the picturesque and famous market town of Barcelos (only a 30 minute drive away) with it's XI century roman bridge, main square, cathedral, coffee bars, superb restaurants and shops. Other attractions such as Peneda Geres National Park and Guimaraes World Heritage Site are also within easy reach.
Ground floor: Fully fitted kitchen with door opening onto a east facing terrace ideal for alfresco meals. Comfortable and tastefully decorated living room with TV and fireplace. Guest toilet. Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom.
Upper floor: Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Further 2 double bedrooms each with an ensuite shower room. Twin bedroom with ensuite shower room.
Open plan dining area with large windows overlooking the valley and mature gardens. Fitted kitchen with built in stone barbecue.
Spacious terraces and extensive lawns where guests can enjoy the beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and vineyard. Outdoor terrace perfect for al fresco dining. Children's play area. Tennis court (please bring your own equipment), 2 ponds and a pen of ducks and chickens are set at the end of the property grounds.
The private swimming pool is of irregular shape and 16 X 6 metres at the widest points. Pool depth 1,10m to 2,30m.
PRICES FOR CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
12 kms - Ponte de Lima town centre
35 kms - Viana do Castelo town centre / beaches
Número de Registo Nacional de Turismo: 735/RNET
Rental & Booking Information
PRICES SHOWN ARE IN EUROS (€) PER WEEK.
Wireless internet free of charge.
A 450 Euro refundable breakages deposit will be taken at the time of check-in and returned on departure.
Price includes: Electricity, gas, water, bed linen and towels, final cleaning and taxes.
Central heating is paid extra if requested.
For stays of 10 nights or more, mid-stay cleaning is included in the price.
Bed Lined Provided
Local chef available
Easy reach of Roman Village
Places of Interest
Wine and food tasting in private farms
Children s Playground
|Ideal for large parties||
Cooker and Hob
Iron and Ironing Board
Cooking Utensils and Cutlery
Toaster and Kettle
Minho / Costa Verde
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