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Magical house by the sea, Quinta da Marinha

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday home in Cascais - Casa Alpendrada

A very spacious and peaceful house by the sea with beatiful garden and pool.

A very comfortable and relaxing house right on the seafront with an extensive and spacious front patio and well kept lawn and garden and a 10 x 5 metre non-obtrusive swimming pool.The property is located in the Quinta da Marinha, between Cascais and Guincho, close to golf courses and the beach.The two-storeyhouse sleeps a maximum of 8 adults and four children in three double bedrooms with en suite bathrooms (shower only), two single bedrooms (one with en suite bathroom), a children's room with two bunkbeds and two additional beds, a family bathroom and a toilet.The living-room extends to a separate dining area and opens onto a spacious patio overlooking the lawn

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

João Monjardino
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
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Calendar last updated:
1 June, 2016
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About João Monjardino

The house was inherited by my me and my brother and we use it to spend our summer holidays, 15 July-15 September. We let it the rest of the year . My brother works and lives in Lisbon and I am retired and live in London.

João Monjardino purchased this house in 1948

Why João Monjardino chose Costa do Estoril - Cascais area

It's a house where I spent my holidays with my family every summer from the age of 12. The surroundings have changed over the years with more houses being built but it is still a wonderful, peaceful house on the sea front with a beautifully kept sizeable lawn and garden and a private swimming pool.

What makes this house unique

It's close to Lisbon, but also to the beaches , Cascais and Guincho, and very near to two golf courses. Tennis and horse-riding facilities also available. There are restaurants very near, both on the seafront and inland and supermarkets and shops about 10 minutes away (by car)


based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Magical house by the sea, Quinta da Marinha
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Très propre

  • 5 of 5

Sejour d'une semaine en octobre 2013

Maison de famille jolie et charmante

accueil très agréable

Très beau jardin bien entretenue

Je recommande chaleureusement cette location de charme

PS :Il faut prendre la voiture pour aller à la ville de Cascais et les plages à proximité sont dangereuses pour se baigner

  • Review Submitted: Feb 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
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A lovely home for a lovely holiday.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Alpendrada for a week in July 2013 and had a wonderful time. The property as advertised is set in secure wooded grounds and the garden has lots of pine trees and rhododendron bushes which look and smell beautiful. The house reminded me of an old rambling colonial building in New England; don’t expect contemporary features inside or out, it’s old, clean and functional, hopefully it will remain so for many years to come. We had breakfast each morning and some evening barbeques outside overlooking the lawn. There is a private pool with a fence around it for the safety of small children. We spent hours in the pool or on the sun loungers adjacent to it drinking, reading or planning the following days activities. Our party consisted of three couples but there was room for more, on our 3rd day we came across another en suite bedroom we didn't know was there! I think there were 7 toilets in all scattered around the property!

Although there are restaurants within walking distance it is extremely advisable to have your own transport.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
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"Very nice house in older...

  • 5 of 5

"Very nice house in older style with a beautifull garden and nice pool! Nearby nice beaches and the friendly town cascais. We where 3 families that hade a nice and relaxed holiday. Good contact with the owners."

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
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"Esta casa respira o bem ...

  • 5 of 5

"Esta casa respira o bem estar. O bom gosto com que os proprietários tem estimado esta casa dà apenas entramos uma sensação de estar em casa. Tivemos muito prazer a partilhar uma semana em família e aproveitar as arvores, a piscina e o magnifica jardim. E mesmo uma casa para relaxar. Voltaremos com muito prazer."

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
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"Maison de caractère, trè...

  • 5 of 5

"Maison de caractère, très agréable, emplacement idéal proche du centre ville et de la mer, accueil extrêmement sympathique. Nous avons passé un excellent séjour en famille !!!"

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
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"Alpendrada sera para sem...

  • 5 of 5

"Alpendrada sera para sempre lembrada com saudade!

Uma casa muito confortavel, um espaco muito bem arranjado com todas as facilidades. Foi para todos nos uma estadia explendida, saimos todos com vontade de voltar. Para a maioria do grupo foi a primeira visita a Portugal e sem duvida que a Alpendrada em muito contribuiu para uma imagem positiva do nosso cantinho a beira mar plantado."

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2011
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Senhora da Guia
Nearest Golf
0.5 Kilometres
Oitavos Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Furnas do Guincho
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Either Guincho or Cascais
Car: necessary

Take the A5 motorway to Cascais to the very end (beyond the Cascais exit)and then go through Birre, and Torre to the road that runs along the sea front and follow the map to the point where you turn inland at the Rua do Atlantico.

Fish restaurants of which there are a number close by. A little brochure has been prepared with restaurant addresses interesting sites to visit,etc.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cascais, Costa do Estoril - Cascais area

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Late summer/Autumn
15 Sep 2016 - 30 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £358

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cascais in Lisbon District

Property Type:
  • house
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 320 m²
  • 0 story
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Bath (no shower) , Bidet
    Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Big family bathroom with bath plus hand shower
  • Essentially 4 bedrooms with 'en suite' bathrooms (3 with shower only, 1 with bath and all with bidet) plus one large family bathroom with bath + hand shower as well as bidet and one additional toilet.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , With en suite bathroom (shower only)
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed , En suite bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , With En suite bathroom (shower only)
    Bedroom 5 - 4 Child Bed , Bunkbeds (2) plus two sofa beds
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , With en suite bathroom (shower only)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Courtyard
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
For rentals over 1 week house-cleaning plus bed linnen change once a week is included. Odd meal cooking can be arranged but is extra.

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