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Typical house on a large lot with a pond and a large swimming pool

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WCs1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

In the countryside, silent place, with panoramic views, 15 km from the beaches

There is a second house on the same property, but at 200 m. distance. Both houses were built taking into account the privacy of each. The pond and swimming pool are available for the to the 2 houses.

The house is beautifully decorated. There is a terrace in the shade and in the sun. The region stayed authentic, clean and welcoming. Portugal, especially the Alentejo, little known and not yet overrun by tourists has much to offer: the beauty of the landscape and its rural architecture, the friendliness of its people and its high quality of life.

More Details
Registration Number : 57658/AL

Owner
Mark Van den Dries
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French, Portuguese, Dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2018

About Mark Van den Dries

It is our favorite place and we like to share our paradise!

Mark Van den Dries purchased this house in 1996

Why Mark Van den Dries chose São Teotónio

The house has a wide view on the area of 13 ha. The hilly landscape with cork oaks and the pond remained authentic and we ensure its preservation.

The cottage is built acording to regional architectural traditions : the 'Casa em Taipa' is an earthen clay construction

Our respect for nature is also reflected by planting reeds to filter waste water.

What makes this house unique

You will enjoy the silence and the splendor of the night sky as there is no ambiant light to spoil the view of the constelations.

The large pond is completed with a terrace, a pontoon and a beautiful integrated swimming pool. Thanks to it, we have already had remarkable visits: turtles, fish, frogs, dragonflies, large variety of birds (herons, cormorants ...)

The swimming pool allows you to swim in soft and clean water.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in São Teotónio in Municipality of Odemira

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    - Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 3 Single Bed , 1 Cot
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • naturist beach
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Possibility to rent only a part of the house (2 rooms with beds for 2 people, a bathroom, and a living room with kitchen) for up to 4 people, with a 10% discount. (not during the school holidays)

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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Typical house on a large lot with a pond and a large swimming pool
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 15 reviews
4

A lovely holiday home

  • 4 of 5

The house is comfortable and well equipt. If you are looking for a quiet place to relax, away from the pace of modern life, you will like Casa em Taipa. The natural pool, shared with the other house, is beautiful for a swim. You will need a car, but that is the attraction, in that it is very quiet, but only 10 mins to a nice town with most amenities. We recommend this house for a holiday, and would like to return again.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Un coin de paradis dans la nature!

  • 5 of 5

Un endroit idyllique pour ceux qui recherchent l'air frais et le grand calme.

Maison spacieuse et confortable avec tout le nécessaire pour faire de bonnes grillades :-) Piscine et places extérieures propres et très bien entretenues!

De plus Anne et Mark nous ont réservé un accueil très chaleureux et nous ont même mis à disposition un lit bébé ainsi que des jeux pour la piscine pour le grand plaisir de notre fille de 2 ans.

Je recommande vivement cet endroit!

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour cette appréciation. Nous sommes vraiment contents que vous ayez apprécié l'endroit. Cordialement, Anne et Mark
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5

Ruhe und Frieden

  • 5 of 5

Dieses Haus auf einem riesigen naturbelassenen Grundstück ist der ideale Ort für alle, die im Urlaub Ruhe suchen. Wunderschöne Ausblicke, der Teichpool, die alten Möbel, all das hat uns sehr, sehr gut gefallen. Wenn man zum Meer möchte oder auf der Rota Vicentina wandern, ist das auch gar nicht weit. Und dass es kein Internet gibt, ist gerade richtig. Vielen Dank an Annie und Jean-Marc, dass sie uns so freundlich beherbergt haben.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karoline. We are always glad to share our love for this place! Anne
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5

Tolles Haus auf dem Land!

  • 5 of 5

Sehr ruhig gelegen, angenehm eingerichtet, großes Grundstück, tolle Natur, alles da was man braucht. Ideal zum entspannen.

Der Kontakt zum Vermieter war toll. Freundlich und klar.

In 10-15 min ist man im nächsten Städtchen und 5 min später am Meer. Herrlich!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dank u well Sean. Mark
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5

Great place, amazing location

  • 5 of 5

It is a great location, isolated, peaceful. The house itself is very good, 3 good rooms, kitchen +living are of very good size.

The porch outside is amazing for family meals.

The cherry on top of cake is the pool near the lagoon.

We recommend this place to anyone who likes open air and to be near nature.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot! See you again! Anne and mark
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4

Paraíso escondido...

  • 4 of 5

A casa em taipa é de construção recente, limpa e confortável.

A piscina ecológica e é um espaço paradisíaco, único e muito relaxante.

A localização é de um espaço isolado mas relativamente perto das fantásticas praias da costa vicentina. Um mimo, gostamos muito.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Obrigada pelo seu comentário. E um grande prazer para nós partilhar o nosso entusiasmo para o sítio. Anne
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Faro
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Casa Nova da Cruz
Nearest Train
17 Kilometres
Sabóia
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
A2/E1
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
São Teotónio
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Zambujeira do Mar
Car: necessary

We provide lots of ideas for excursions and activities, and tips for those who want more than just relaxation : tours, walks, recommended shops, typical restaurants...

Regional cuisine, local wines, local produce (fruits, vegetables, meat, fresh fish, seafood, natural and tasty cheeses ). Traditional markets, singing frogs and birds ...

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in São Teotónio, Alentejo Litoral

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
1/07/18 -> 31/08/18
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£670
for 7 nights
£670
 
 
1/09/18 -> 30/09/18
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
1/10/18 -> 21/12/18
1 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 
 
22/12/18 -> 6/01/19
22 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
7/01/19 -> 1/03/19
7 Jan 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 
 
2/03/19 -> 10/03/19
2 Mar 2019 - 10 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
11/03/19 -> 5.04/19
11 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 
 
6/04/19 -> 22/04/19
6 Apr 2019 - 22 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
23/04/19 -> 31/05/19
23 Apr 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 
 
1/06/19 -> 28/06/19
1 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
29/06/19 -> 31/08/19
29 Jun 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£714
for 7 nights
£714
 
 
1/09/19 -> 30/09/19
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
1/10/19 -> 20/12/19
1 Oct 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 
 
21/12/19 -> 5/01/20
21 Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020
7 night minimum stay
£536
for 7 nights
£536
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£402
for 7 nights
£402
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £111.61

Il est possible de ne louer qu'une partie de la maison ( maximum 4 vacanciers) (sauf pendant les vacances scolaires). Dans ce cas, le prix est réduit de 25%.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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