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Luxury town house in Praia del Rey Golf & Beach resort - Free WIFI included

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,442 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights


About the property

Stunning 2 bedroom 2 bathroom luxury town house with 4 poster bed - 4 people

Registration Number - 33681/AL

Located within the prestigious 'Vila dos Principes' condominium, this fully managed and gated condominium is set within beautiful and spacious landscaped gardens.'Vila dos Principes' is the only gated condominium within the resort.

Based on traditional Portuguese village architecture with old style cobbled streets and extensive tropical trees and shrubs, this luxury town house has a great position.

It is central to the three communal heated pools (Mid April - Mid October) which are only a minutes walk away. There are sun loungers and umbrellas surrounding the 3 pools which are free for guests to use. Two of the pools have separate childrens pools.

It has contemporary furnishings throughout, with a choice of two outside terraces in which to enjoy 'al fresco' dining. Both the lower and upper terrace's have a stunning 'rattan' dining table and chairs for your comfort. We have provided a 'Weber' charcoal bar-b-que which is perfect for cooking in the sun!

The property is furnished to a very high standard and is equipped to comply with the requirements of a 5* resort, including Siemens kitchen appliances and a 40 inch Sony flat screen television and Sony dvd player with a selection of DVD movies for guests to enjoy.

The master bedroom has a european king size four poster bed and there is a lovely terrace off the master bedroom, complete with rattan table and chairs where you can enjoy the late afternoon and evening sun with a glass of local Portuguese wine, in relative privacy. There is also a wall mounted Sony television in the master bedroom.

A log burner has been installed to provide a wonderful addition, during the colder months, to the luxurious lounge area with the wonderfully comfortable 'L' shaped sofa, which is perfect for lounging on.

House Equipment: is available which includes: tennis rackets and a selection of board games and DVD's.

Kitchen Equipment: The Kitchen is equipped to a very high standard which includes a Siemens dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and a microwave.

We have endeavoured to create a kitchen 'like home from home' as I love to cook, therefore it is well stocked with dishes and cutlery.

In Praia del Rey as you enter the resort, there is a Tennis Academy with 7 tennis courts to use (a small charge applies). A tennis professional is also available for private lessons. In Peak Season a children's Tennis Academy is available. We have provided some tennis racquets for our guests.

During the summer months, the on-site children's activity centre 'Funpolis' offers a varied programme of events for children including bike hire for both adults and children at very reasonable rates.

The resort is a 55 minute drive north from Lisbon airport and a two/three hour drive south from Porto airport. The resort lies between the quaint fishing town of Peniche, the walled medieval village of Obidos and the lively market town of Caldas da Rainha.

Along this coastline fine, sandy beaches shimmer like silver as they are washed by the Atlantic. Cliffs, coves and quaint fishing towns dot the coast: orchards, vineyards and tranquil, historic towns and villages are scattered throughout the countryside. It really is a wonderful destination.

Obidos, a jewel of Portuguese heritage is an enchanted place to visit, it is encircled by a ring of medieval walls and is crowned by a traditional Moorish castle. This a 'must see' destination. There are festivals on throughout the year, these include a chocolate festival in February and the famous medieval festival in July/August.You can hire medieval costumes and join in the fun, see our blog on our web-site for photos of us dressing up! It truly was a night to remember.

For shopping head to Caldas da Rainha, a 15 minute drive away. It has a wonderful daily market in the centre square selling inexpensive and beautifully fresh produce from the local area.The products for sale include nuts, cheese, fruit, vegetables, flowers and local honey to name just a few.

For fishing trips and boat trips head to Peniche harbour where you can escape to “Berlinga Grande”, a National Nature Reserve which is one the preferred nesting sites for sea birds and acts as the access point to a Maneuline military fortress built in 1502.

There are also local vineyards to enjoy. Quinta da Sanguinal hosts excellent tours where you can purchase wine after your tour.

More Details
Registration Number : 3681/AL

Debbie O'Brien
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2018

About Debbie O'Brien

I am very much a 'people' person and will do my very best to ensure that you enjoy your holiday with us and endeavour to provide as much information to ensure that you get the best out of your trip. I pride myself on the wonderful reviews which I have built up over the years and I am thrilled that we have repeat guests holidaying with us each year.

Ultimately I want you to come away having enjoyed your stay with us and what the resort and area has to offer.

I take full control of managing the property, something which I really enjoy doing. I always endeavour to respond to any queries quickly and effectively.

I am very lucky to have a wonderful management agent, Olga, who does her very best to make your stay as comfortable as possible. She speaks fluent english and portuguese and lives just outside the resort.

I am married and have 2 children who still enjoy holidaying in the resort after 10 years of doing so. They are now 18 and 22 years old. We are a sporting family, with busy every day lives, who wanted something that was more than a 'home-from-home'.

We love the balance of the peace and quiet that the resort has to offer, along with the tennis, golf and the water sports on offer to make your holiday most enjoyable.

The climate is wonderful and with an easy walk to the stunning Praia del Rey beach where the surf is incredible, you can leave the stresses and strains of every day life. It truly is a 're-charge' your batteries destination.

Debbie O'Brien purchased this house in 2007

Why Debbie O'Brien chose Praia D'el Rey

We have endeavoured to create something special in a truly remarkable location which like minded people will enjoy. Beautiful decor, along with a very comfortable 4 poster bed and a great position makes this property unique.

The Vila dos Principes condominium is the only gated part of the resort. The condominium is the 'jewel' of the resort, with its stunning gardens and pools. Our modern townhouse is located centrally and is within walking distance of Praia del Rey's Club House, the Marriott Hotel and the perfect blend of un-spoilt Praia del Rey beach.

Whether you enjoy active beach sports such as surfing, tennis, golf, family time in the security of peaceful gardens, or maybe just a bit of me-time, being pampered in the 5* Marriott Hotel.

Well this location has this and more!

The beaches here offer a true paradise with some being almost deserted. The difficult part is choosing which beach to visit?

If you are adventurous and like to explore, you will be surprised at the peace and beauty of Praia del Rey's beach, along with the brilliant waves. The Super Tubos in Peniche, where the surfing championships are held each year in October along with the tranquility of Sao Martinho do Porto or the simple natural beauty of Baleal beaches.You really are spoilt for choice!

Take a stroll in the evening sun down to the beach, when the silver shimmer on the ocean's horizon shows off the Atlantic to its best and most beautiful. Sneak a bottle of local wine with you and simply enjoy the sunset. Heaven!

What makes this house unique

This well proportioned townhouse has all the features for a great family holiday experience.

It has been furnished to reflect the standards of a 5* resort; elegant rooms, first floor and garden terrace dining, spacious gardens, with three private heated (mid-April - mid-October) swimming pools. Two of the swimming pools have separate childrens pools. It's no wonder we loved it, from the first time we saw it.

Few resorts are more perfectly situated than Praia del Rey. Still within easy reach of the capitol Lisbon, this 230 hectare estate overlooks the wide Atlantic ocean and has magnificent views, making it one of the most desirable locations in Portugal.

Such beautiful surroundings also offer a host of activities; golf, tennis and cycling are all on offer. Surfing, body boarding, sailing, windsurfing, scuba diving, jet-skiing, paddle boarding and canoeing are all available from the resort or in the nearby Obidos lagoon. Wine tasting at the nearby family run Quinta da Sanguinal is a lovely way to spend an afternoon and purchasing the wonderful wine after is a bonus.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have returned, rested and tanned (some more than others) back to a cooler, darker UK.

Debbie, we both have to say from the moment we opened the door the WOW factor hit us. It has taken a while to find a holiday accommodation that we truly felt was home from home and everything was perfect.

Pools on site were great, clean and relaxed, plenty to do within the area.

Weather was brilliant the only downside was that the 10 days went too quick.

We had a wonderful time in Lisbon, Obidos and Sintra but the best day trip was a boat ride from Peniche to the island of Berlengas.

The crossing took 25 minutes and we added a guide and cave tour to the excursion. The island had a small beach cove and it was idyllic. Beautiful clear water, gave wonderful views of many shoals of fish through a glass bottomed boat.

Although the sea was cold at first, many visitors took the opportunity to snorkel and swim in the bay.

A perfect day trip.

Thanks again, you have a wonderful home in Portugal

Kind regards

David and Toni

Aug 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Praia D'el Rey around the Amoreira

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1442 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom En-suite - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Large en-suite bathroom with bath/shower, wc, bidet, 2 sinks, with storage vanity units containing a hair-dryer. Bathroom 2 with shower cubicle, wc and sink. Both bathrooms have heated towel rails, marble surrounds and instant hot water
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Ground floor - Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Master Bedroom with Four Poster Bed - European King Size Four Poster Bed
  • The spacious master bedroom on the first floor has a European King Size Four Poster Bed and a wall mounted 36 inch flat screen Sony television. French doors lead to a private terrace, with a 'rattan' style dining table which includes 4 chairs and over-looks the gardens. It has been styled in neutral and contemporary tones and is modern in feel and design. It has a spacious en-suite bathroom with 'his and her' sinks. Bedroom 2 is on the ground floor and has its own shower room. Both bedrooms have fully fitted wardrobes and a hotel- style safe is fitted complete with user programmable access code in the master suite.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Internet is included at the property. Our management agent, Olga speaks excellent English and is happy to help with any queries. We are perfectly placed to enjoy the 3 heated (mid-April - mid-October)swimming pools within our gated condominium. There is a stunning 'rattan' style dining table and chairs for the perfect 'al fresco' dining and 2 sun loungers on the lower terrace, along with a 'Weber' charcoal bar-b-que. An additional 'rattan' table and chairs are provided for dining on the upper terrace. Perfect for lunch or a local glass of wine in the sun. The golf club house is a 2 minute stroll away and has two excellent options for dining, formal or casual, children are most welcome. They also do a take away menu and a ice cream bar! Guests can have the use of the Marriott Hotel facilities (fees will apply). Spa treatments, a gym, yoga on the lawn are all available. Why not enjoy an evening cocktail whilst watching the sun set over the Atlantic...a perfect place to be!


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Luxury town house in Praia del Rey Golf & Beach resort - Free WIFI included
average rating of 4.925 based on 41 reviews

Again a great time

  • 5 of 5

After our first great stay at this house in 2017, we simply had to come back this year again....and we do not regret it.

We stayed in early August for 10 days, and it was again a great experience.

The house itself has all amenities you can imagine, and sometimes more than you would expect. So you have all the comfort you have at home, do not miss anything and can feel like you are at home.

Debbie is a great host, having prepared everything perfectly and together with the local team also supporting you during your stay to make it as perfect as possible.

On top of this, you have the great surrounding of Vila Dos Principes, with the luxury gardens. We enjoyed sitting at the terrace, repaxing and having a great view on a sea of flowers and palms, all in perfect condition. Our kids loved the three spacious pools. Even on a sunny day in August they are not too crowded and you can relax at the pool.

The lovely beach is just a 3 minutes drive away, gives you great opportunities for a walk along the cliffs or enjoying the atlantic waves.

So all in all, highly recommended and we will come back :-)

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super base for a relaxing family holiday

  • 5 of 5

We are just back from a fabulous holiday in Praia del Rey. This house was a wonderful base - very well equipped for a family trip. We hope to stay here again next Summer.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic experience

  • 5 of 5

Great house in a great location with the perfect host 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻.

Would definitely stay here again and also recommend to friends and family

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mark it was a pleasure to have you and we are delighted that you are recommending us to family and friends.
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Delightful Property

  • 5 of 5

The house was spacious, comfortable and furnished and equipped to a high standard.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you John for your kind and thoughtful emails personally to me. It is good to know that you ventured near and far sampling the delights of the area. "Buddha Eden in Bombarral, we regarded it as a 'must visit' for adults and children alike, and at 4€ per adult entry it was outstanding value for a unique and very enjoyable day out.We enjoyed eating at a couple of the restaurants recommended in your book, and we also had a good look around to find places that were in non-tourist districts to get a true flavour of the region." Would be lovely to have you back to stay with us again.
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Excellent Villa

  • 5 of 5

A lovely clean villa, spacious and equipped with everything we needed to make our stay enjoyable. It was in the perfect location for our party of two couples as we were mainly golfing. Most places that we visited required our hired car but the beach and the clubhouse at Praia Del Rey are only a few minute’s walk from the villa which was perfect for meals and drinks.

We played the recently opened West Cliffs course 3 times which we enjoyed very much, which can only get better when it is more established, however don’t miss the fairway or you will be guaranteed to lose your ball. Royal Obidos was another great course that we played twice along with a round at Praia Del Rey. The villa is located near to the Praia Del Rey practice ground so no excuse to work on your game if you fancy escaping the 3 lovely pools to choose from in the complex.

Debbie has provided a welcome information pack that covers everything you could require about your stay.i.e Places to visit and some excellent restaurants, our favourites being the Tribeca restaurant in Serra Del Rei and Nau Dos Corvos in Peniche which had lovely sea views.

Communications with Debbie was excellent and any queries were replied to promptly and in a friendly manner.

We had a very enjoyable stay and wouldn't hesitate to book this villa again when we return for another holiday.

Thanks again Debbie we had a great holiday!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fabulous review. Thank you and I agree both those restaurants are superb.
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Wedding Anniversary Holiday

  • 4 of 5

The property and the gated complex were excellent. Villa was comfortable, clean and well equipped. The gardens and pools were first class. The general area was ok, with a good local beach. Took us a while to find good restaurants, all requiring a reasonable drive. Disappointing that there was not a local shop within walking distance for such things as fresh bread in the mornings. Overall though, we had a great time and found the place grew on us as the week progressed.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tim and Jacky, thank you for your comments. I do provide a full and comprehensive 40 page guide in the property, with over 16 restaurants with full descriptions of how to find them. There are also 5 restaurants on the resort to dine at, if you do not feel like driving, 2 are at the club house , a 2 minute walk, 1 is in Vila da Praia, 3 minutes by car and 2 dining options are at the Marriott Hotel. I agree with both your preferred restaurants of choice "Our two best dinners were at Trebeca and the fish restaurant overlooking the lagoon. Both excellent recommendations". You can purchase fresh bread, along with other essentials at the mini market in Vila da Praia, again details are in the guide book, this is either a 15 minute walk or 3 minutes by car. Basic essentials can also be purchased at the Club house during off season times, just ask at the bar. Thank you for your personal comments to me "We had a very enjoyable stay and were very impressed by the villa and gated complex. The gardens and pools were also first class.We very much appreciated using your Portugal "home" and the excellent service and support you gave us. We will certainly pass details on to friends". I look forward to having you to return to stay with us in the future and find more places to visit and enjoy.
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
Club House
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
250 Metres
In the resort
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Serra del Rey
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
Club House
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Praia Del Rey
Car: necessary

The award winning Praia del Rey is ranked Portugal's No.1, 18 hole championship golf course (Peugeot) and is ranked 13th in Europe by Golf World. Set amongst extensive pine forests and undulating dunes, with spectacular views over the Atlantic and the Berlenga islands beyond, Praia del Rey is arguably the most picturesque golf course in Europe.

It boasts a 5* Marriott Hotel, which has a state of the art spa and gym complex, children’s play ground and an array of options for dining, whether it be casual dining by the pool or in the beautiful 'Romy' restaurant which offers fine dining. In the evening relax with a glass of your favourite drink and watch the sun set. It really is the perfect end to the day!

The Vila dos Principes condominium is the only gated condominium within the resort. There are 3 heated swimming pools to use (heated Mid April - Mid October) and we are perfectly placed to enjoy all 3 pools.

The properties close proximity to the beach, tennis centre and golf club make it ideal for families and sport lovers.The Golf Clubhouse, Academy and 1st Tee are all within a two minute walk.

The Tennis Academy with 7 courts, is a short walk away. The long un-spoilt sandy beach - a 15 minute walk from the property - is ideal for more adventurous beach activities and hosts many international surfing events.

Praia del Rey:- with the perfect blend of unspoilt beaches, a safe resort for children, sporting activities for the whole family, a magnificent championship golf course and the splendour of a 5* resort makes it the perfect choice.

Making Praia del Rey Golf and Beach resort your chosen destination allows you to discover what this amazing coastline and region has to offer.

Golf: There is a PGA golf professional for lessons on-site throughout the year. in the peak season there is a children's golf Academy. A driving range, putting, chipping and bunker practice area are all a 2 minute walk from the property, so no excuses to practise your short game.

Golf clubs are available to hire locally.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house around the Praia D'el Rey,

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid/Peak Season
8 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Low Season
29 Sep 2018 - 22 Mar 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Mid Season
23 Mar 2019 - 24 May 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Mid/Peak season
25 May 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Peak Season
29 Jun 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £269.65

Internet usage in the property included in the rental price.

During Low Season we provide gas heating for a period of 2 hours twice a day. All other rental periods will require a gas charge of 20 euro per day (please email for specifics)

Please take a look at our personal web-site at where you will find more information and photographs of the property.

We provide a 'Complimentary Welcome Pack' to ensure your arrival is more enjoyable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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