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We have just spent a fabulous week in the peace and quiet of this lovely property. It is extremely well equipped with everything you need for a very comfortable stay and is enclosed in its own grounds with electric gates.
It is set in a rural location with beautiful views over the countryside and is completely private yet not isolated as the property owners live only a short distance away.
It was very warm during our stay so we made good use of the lovely pool to keep us cool during the day and the ceiling fans kept us cool at night.
The village of Sao Domingos is only five minutes away and has a small supermarket where you can buy most of the essentials. There are also three large supermarkets in Santiago do Cacem which is an easy 20 minute car ride away. All the roads in the area we found to be in excellent condition and have very little traffic.
The cottage is equipped with two good quality bicycles which we made use of most mornings, cycling either into the village or using the trails which go directly from the gates and extend for miles into the unspoilt countryside - it was a real bonus!
The coast is only a 30 minute drive away where you can find glorious beaches which are untouched by tourism. We particularly liked the small seaside town of Porto Covo which had a few gift shops and restaurants and was about as touristy as it got.
This is an immaculate property, spotlessly clean, fully equipped to a high standard, with welcoming owners and we would highly recommend it.
Thank you Sue & Patrick for letting us stay in your wonderful cottage..
The house is beautifully furnished in its own peaceful gardens, set in a small wooded valley, with a lovey terrace and great bathrooms and kitchen. Lovely birdsong and cow bells were all that disturbed the stillness. Situated just outside São Luís which has a couple of very good local restaurants, a market for fresh food, shops and bars. We loved staying here, and left fully recharged. Good beaches and surf very close by. Thank you :)