Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday apartment in Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Varandas da Guadiana
3-Bedroom Apt. in the town of Vila Real, Border of Portugal and Spain
Large new very spacious and modern 3 bedroom apartment, sleeps six. Located on first floor. This is a private and electronically gated condominium, for extra security and peace of mind. There is also a ramp at the entrance to the complex. Lounge /dining room with 40 inch LCD screen, DVD and CD player, 3 seater, 2 seater sofas, dining table with four chairs and coffee table, with patio doors to veranda. The apt. has two large verandas front and rear with patio tables and chairs. All main rooms have air con. We are situated 1 block back from the marina with its beautiful tree lined promenade. The town has an excellent bus/rail and ferry service, therefore car hire is not essential. As the area is very flat, it is ideal for walking and cycling.
There are a number of golf courses easily accessible from Vila Real, Quinta de Cima, Quinta da Ria, Castro Marim and Calina Verde in Portugal and Isla Canela, Islanilla Portil and Rampida in Spain.
PLACES OF INTEREST
FAROL - THE LIGHTHOUSE, is a landmark in the town and can be seen from far and wide. It was erected in 1923.
In the centre of the town you will find the most popular meeting place, THE OBELISK during high season there is often live music here.
The town also boasts a STATE OF THE ART SPORTS COMPLEX, and is host to many national and international events.
The local library,' BIBLEOTECA MUNICIPLE' has free internet access.
The MANUEL CABANAS MUSEUM is dedicated to the work of Portugal’s greatest wood engraver of the 20th Century and is truly worth a visit.
The RESERVA DE NATURAL DO MATA, is an area which unites Vila Real Santo to Monte Gordo and is covered in pine trees offering a cool shade in the heat of the summer months. There are also some wonderful walks to enjoy here.
The other reserve is, THE RESERVA NAURAL DO SAPAL de Vila Real de Santo Antonio. (The salt marsh nature reserve) This reserve was created to protect the area which has exceptional characteristics and is a bird watchers paradise being home to some 153 species of birds.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm