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Lovely Portuguese farmhouse in mountainous area, great views. - Casa Horta Velha 'Old House'

Doris + Achim Hoffmann

Member since: 2012
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Speaks English, German
People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Calendar last updated:
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Lovely Portuguese farmhouse in mountainous area, great views. - Casa Horta Velha 'Old House'

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday home in Monchique region - Casa Horta Velha

big terrace, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 6-10

The house is converted from an old Portuguese farmhouse (Old House) with an attached newly built 1-storey house (New House). The complete building has been renovated and refurbished in 2012, retaining traditional portuguese features.

The Old House has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, big living room and kitchen, sleeps 2 (4).

The New House has 2 bedrooms ensuite bathrooms, big living room and kitchen sleeps 4 (6).

Details for holiday home Casa Horta Velha 'Old House', 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

The ‘Old House’ is east facing. Sitting on the patio there are stunning views into a steep ravine made by a stream that crosses the property and over surrounding old terraces and woods. The patio is bordered by fruit-trees and mediterranean plants. The large comfortable open plan living room of the ‘Old House’is furnished with a sleeping sofa and 1 armchair, dining table, a wood burning stove, TV + DVD player, radio/CD player with MP3 connection. The kitchen area is fully fitted with oven, electric hob, fridge freezer, coffee maker, kettle and microwave. The ‘Old House’ has 1 bedroom with 1 double bed and one fully tiled bathroom with bath tube and WC. Driveway, parking and parts of the patio are shared between the two holiday units.
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Doris + Achim Hoffmann (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
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Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
20%
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2015

Why HomeAway

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews

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Casa Horta Velha 'Old House'
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Wunderschöne Ferien mit fantastischer Aussicht

  • 5 of 5

Ein traumhaftes kleines Häuschen in abenteuerlicher Umgebung, wilde Natur, viel Ruhe und Möglichkeit zum Entspannen, ein fantastischer Blick auf Portimao und die Küste (besonders Nachts). Strände UND Berge in unmittelbarer Nähe. Das Haus bietet alles was man für einen gelungenen Urlaub braucht. Grüße, S. + P.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
5

Absolut empfehlenswert

  • 5 of 5

Ola! Ein schönes Fleckchen Erde. Viel Natur, schöner Weitblick bis zum Meer, inspirierende Stille. Das Haus ist nett und harmonisch. Ein Ort, wo man sich richtig wohlfühlen kann. Doris und Helene

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2013
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway

Location

Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Faro- Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Monchique
Nearest Ferry
35 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Penina Golf Resourt Portimao
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Portimao
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Monchique / Foia
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Portimao, Alvor
Car: necessary

Portugal is one of Europe's most popular holiday destinations. The Algarve with its warm Mediterranean climate, golden beaches, Moorish history and renowned golf courses is particularly popular.

Our house 'Casa Horta Velha' is situated in the 'Serra de Monchique', close to the 'Foia' the highest point in the Algave with spectacular views overlooking Southwest Portugal.

The house is set in a quiet secluded location on a terraced hillside with magnificant views over wooded foothills to the southcoast. The property is rich in bird-life and other local wildlife.

It is10 min drive to the small pittoresque town Monchique with supermarket, shops, restaurants and all amenities as well 10 min to the famous Spa at 'Caldas de Monchique'. Good local restaurants are just a few minutes drive away.

35 mins easy driving to the South Coast with splendid beaches, all tourist attractions and golf courses, as well 35 mins to the West Coast with its spectacular wild coastline and beaches.

Casa Horta Velha is a great place for a peaceful, relaxing get-away holiday and a perfect base to explore the scenery and nature of South Portugal.

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Prices & Availability

From €225 Weekly

Prices for this holiday house in Monchique region, Algarve

Rental Basis:
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Prices quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Zwischensaison
30 Mar 2015 - 31 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
€280
for 7 nights
€280
 
 
Hochsaison
1 Jun 2015 - 13 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
€350
for 7 nights
€350
 
 
Zwischensaison
14 Sep 2015 - 30 Nov 2015
7 night minimum stay
€280
for 7 nights
€280
 
 
Nebensaison
1 Dec 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
7 night minimum stay
€225
for 7 nights
€225
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit €200
Pet Fee €0
Notes Alle Kosten inclusive.
Ankunft nicht vor 15:00 Uhr in der Hochsaison, sonst flexibel, Abreise bis 11:00 Uhr in der Hochsaison, sonst auch flexibel.
Eine Anzahlung von 25% des Mietpreises ist faellig bei Buchung, der Rest 6 Wochen vor Reiseantritt. Falls die Buchung spaeter erfolgt ist der volle Mietpreis bei Buchung zu bezahlen.
Die Bezahlung kann per Bankueberweisung oder paypal erfolgen.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Monchique region in Algarve

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Not suitable for people with mobility problems and small children. Terraced terrain, access by stone staircases.

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