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Country house situated in a quiet area between Guimarães and Braga

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Space 780 m²
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

Property with 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms overlooking the countryside and the River Ave.

This cozy house with a covered area of ​​180 m2 has 2 bedrooms with double bed and two suites with double bed and a cot. It also has two bathrooms and an office. The whole house has central heating and aspiration. It has a beautiful living room, living room with lounge and dining stove and a fully equipped kitchen, both with access to a sunny garden with a magnificent view. And a green area overlooking the river Ave about 2 hectares of land. In the garden to access to a stone table for 8 people where you can make outdoor dining with barbecue support, sunbathing, or bathe in two magnificent tanks in stone, or even enjoy a good book. .

Downstairs you will find a comfortable lounge with fireplace and a ping pong table, table football and pool where you can spend your evenings.

It also has a large garage where you can park your car.

More Details

Maria do Rosário Correia Miranda
Member since: 2014
Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house in Guimarães in Braga

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 780 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • river
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • The house has 6 bathrooms. Two of the bathrooms are parts of two rooms. The main house bathroom, has a square huge tub, double sink, toilet, bidet. Then there is the service bathroom which consists of toilet, washbasin, bidet and shower cubicle. On the lower floor of the house there is still a divide bathroom into two spaces, for men and women with double sink, toilet, bidet, urinal in the men's and bathroom.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Child Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The house has 4 bedrooms. Two rooms are suites have full individual bathroom with toilet with washbasin, bidet, bath and a balcony to the outside. 4 bedrooms has a double bed, two nightstands and their lamps a wardrobe and a chair. One bedroom has a child's bed up to 4 years.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
I provide even shower gel, shampoo, soap for guests, adults and children. As all detergents for cleaning the house, dishwasher and clothes.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Country house situated in a quiet area between Guimarães and Braga
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
Largo, FL

Thank you, Rosario, for allowing us to stay in your beautiful home!!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I have been using these Vacation Rental Homes around the world for the past 20 years…and this house is a real gem! It’s now one of our favorites. The house is beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. Rosario was there to greet us when we arrived, to show us around and make us feel truly welcomed. The taste of local foods was a wonderful surprise. The house provided us with some of the basic items needed for our stay…trash bags, soaps, paper goods, some non-perishable cooking supplies…that was a big help. And Rosario even took us to the local grocer so that we didn’t get lost. The hospitality she showed to us was amazing and is now a fond memory of our Family Vacation in Portugal.

My favorite spot was the Lilly Garden, in beautiful bloom, just outside the kitchen balcony. The children’s favorite were the two Splash Pools they discovered were only about 2-feet deep and perfect for some fun and splashing around.

Obrigado, Rosario, por nos permitir ficar em sua bela casa !!

Meus amigos e tenho vindo a utilizar estes Casas de aluguel em todo o mundo nos últimos 20 anos ... e esta casa é uma verdadeira jóia! É agora um dos nossos favoritos. A casa é lindamente decorados e impecavelmente limpos. Rosario estava lá para saudar-nos quando chegamos, para nos mostrar ao redor e fazer-nos sentir verdadeiramente bem-vindo. O sabor dos alimentos locais foi uma surpresa maravilhosa. A casa forneceu-nos com alguns dos itens básicos necessários para a nossa estadia ... sacos de lixo, sabonetes, produtos de papel, alguns materiais de cozinha não-perecíveis ... que foi uma grande ajuda. E Rosario mesmo nos levou para a mercearia local para que não se perder. A hospitalidade ela mostrou para nós foi incrível e é agora um apreciador de memória da nossa férias da família em Portugal.

Meu favorito era o Jardim Lilly, na bela flor, do lado de fora da varanda da cozinha. favorito das crianças eram as duas piscinas splash que descobriram eram apenas cerca de 2 pés de profundidade e perfeito para se divertir e cair.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your beautiful words. They are a beautiful family. I loved being with everyone. Left your mark here at home. Thanks. Maybe one day we returned to find us.
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One of the best houses we have ever visited

  • 5 of 5

We stayed around one week in this house and it was really great. A large house with several bathrooms. Everything very clean. A very large and beautiful garden. The owner was friendly and helpful. As we had some (not serious) problems, she helped immediately and solved them. The kitchen is very well equipped and the house is also best suited for families with children. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nadine It has a beautiful family. I've never seen children as happy as your children. I hope to return one day. Thank you for your comment. greetings, Rosario Miranda
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Unos días de descanso perfectos

  • 4 of 5

Pasamos unos días de descanso perfectos, la casa tiene todo lo que puedes necesitar y más, para repetir!!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Espero que regresan un día na primavera ou no verán. Obrigada. cumprimentos
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Juste superbe sans hésiter je recommande !

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passez un très bon séjour dans cette belle et grande maison.

Un très bon accueil hors du commun avec la propriétaire.

Je recommande à tous et pour ma part si je devais repartir au Portugal je reprendrai cette maison !

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: J'espère qu'un jour revenir à nouveau au Portugal. Merci. Salutations Rosário Miranda
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trés trés trés bien

  • 5 of 5

merci à Maria .Trés trés bon accueil , maison encore mieux que les photos. Passes 15 jours merveilleux. Prés de guimaraes , de Braga et à 1 heure de train de Porto ( trés pratique ). 10 étoiles pour maria et sa générosité. Encore merci à elle et n ' hésitez pas vous ne le regretterez pas. maison plus que parfaite.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous vous remercions de votre générosité dans le commentaire. J'espère y retourner un jour. Merci encore pour votre beau cadeau. Salutations, Rosario Miranda
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  • 5 of 5

La casa es mucho más de lo q las fotos expresan. Las habitaciones y salon, bien decoradas.La cocina dispone de mucho más de lo q necesitas. La vivienda esta insisto, bien diseñada, contruida, y localizada.El bosque - jardín es un lugar precioso donde pasear y descansar después de un día de visita turística.El sótano es enorme y aporta momentos de diversión a pequeños y mayores.

Y muy importante, no es difícil en esta casa sentirte como en la propia, yo diría q la limpieza y el orden es lo q mas define esta vivienda, todo ello gracias a Maria do Rosario, una mujer preocupada de hacer q sus huéspedes tengan una feliz estancia, actuando con diligencia y profesionalidad.Nunca estuvimos en casa mejor.

Felicidades a Rosario por su saber hacer. Su casa y usted se merecen desde luego un 10.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: MUCHISIMAS GRACIAS. Rosário Miranda
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house in Guimarães, North Portugal

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £130
Pet Fee £0

Um lanche acolhedor é fornecido para a sua chegada.
Os clientes são bem-vindos por 3 noites - baixa temporada . A propriedade é alugada por 390 euros.
Há tarifa diária do inverno, acresce uma taxa de 150 euros para o aquecimento central a gasóleo e a lenha para os fogões de sala.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro - Porto
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Caldas das Taipas
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Leixões - Matosinhos
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Guimarães- Porto
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Cozinha Verde - Ponte
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
Póvoa de Varzim / Vila do Conde
Car: necessary

The Formal House is a few minutes drive from the center of Guimarães. Considered the birthplace of Portugal, Guimarães has an extraordinary historical center filled with monuments, lively squares and narrow medieval streets being classified as World Heritage by UNESCO. In the city center you can also visit the beautiful castle of Guimarães and its walls, the Chapel of St. Michael, the Palace of the Dukes of Bragança, the Church of Our Lady of Oliveira, Cruzeiro Nossa Senhora da Guia among many others. In the surroundings you can visit the beautiful Penha Mountain where you can enjoy a unique natural landscape and find from monuments, caves, sights to a mini-golf course, a tourist mini train, Equestrian Center and picnic areas.

Also in this region can also visit the village of Caldas Taipas where the thermal facilities are located within a park, next to the river bank Ave. Feature modern hydrology equipment, an indoor thermal pool, maintenance gym, sauna and solarium as well as a park where there are sports and leisure facilities: tennis courts, swimming pools, fitness circuit. They should also visit the Citânia of Briteiros, This is an archaeological site of the Iron Age, which remained occupied at the time of the Roman invasion of the Iberian Peninsula, as well as sanctuaries of Sameiro and Bom Jesus de Braga. At about 36 Km is the Penada- Natural Park Gerês. The Peneda-Geres National Park was the first protected area established in Portugal, being the one with the status of National Park, internationally recognized with the same classification, since its establishment, by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) due to its rich natural and cultural heritage, one of the last strongholds of the country where ecosystems in their natural state, with little or no human influence, part of a humanized landscape.

Should not miss the city of Braga, 'City of the Archbishops' of Roman origin, where one can still see marks the passage of Romans, known for its beautiful and numerous churches and his see. Internationally recognized for religious ceremonies of Holy Week. They must visit the Monastery of Tibães, Bom-Jesus, Sameiro. So with the natural park of it- Geres.


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