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Traditional stone house with pool in central Portugal

People6
Bedrooms 2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Traditional house with all necessary comfort for 6 persons

The house is built on a rocky slope of a valley. The property has an area of 11,200 m². Downstairs is a small river which is also the boundary of the domain. From the terrace you look out over the valley with a few meadows and fields.

The house is a traditional Portuguese house, completely renovated in 2004 with all comforts. It had thick stone walls, the house is cool in summer and warm in winter.

Besides the hall there is a spacious bathroom and two bedrooms. One room has a double bed, the other has two bunk beds.

There is a fully equipped kitchen with refrigerator, freezer, gas hob, microwave oven, dishwasher, washer and dryer. In the living there is a lounge, dining table, TV and music system. In the winter months you can burn some wood in the stove. From the living room you have direct access to a spacious terrace.

Downstairs there is an old water tank converted into a swimming pool.

More Details

Owner
Frederik WIllems
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
27 June, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Vila Cova de Alva in Municipality of Arganil

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Thermos Flask
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed
  • Both bedrooms have a beautiful wooden floor and ceiling with wooden beams. They have a double glass door that opens to a large wooden balcony. The bedroom with 2 double beds are bunk beds who can be put together or used separated.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • caving
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

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Location

Nearest Airport
175 Kilometres
Porto
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Cerdeira
Nearest Ferry
175 Kilometres
Porto
Nearest Golf
75 Kilometres
Viseu
Nearest Train
34 Kilometres
Santa Comba Dão
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Espariz
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Coja
Nearest Ski
65 Kilometres
Torre (Serra da Estrela)
Nearest Beach
107 Kilometres
Figueira Da Foz
Car: necessary

Coja is in the interior of Portugal, the nearest big city is the old university town Coimbra (65km). The Atlantic coast with his beautiful beaches and charming resorts are located on a small 100 km. The cottage is situated at the foot of two mountain ranges: Serra do Açor and Serra da Estrela. These are natural areas with many forests, rivers and the highest peaks of Portugal.

In Cerdeira (2km) there is a shop and a local cafe, where you can drink for only 75 cents a nice beer on the terrace. In Coja (5km) you will find cafes, restaurants, petrol station, bakery, shops, post office. The river Alva past the village of Coja and there is a very nice river beach.

In the region there are many opportunities for walking, cycling or touring by car or motorbike. The waterfalls and nature of Fraga da Pena (7 km) is highly recommended. Also, several traditional villages and towns are worth visiting. The coast and the cities of Porto and Coimbra are accessible for a day trip.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Vila Cova de Alva, Central Portugal - Silver Coast

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
 
June 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£298
for 3 nights
From
£75 **
£567 **
 
 
High season
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£598
for 7 nights
£598 **
 
 
Top Season
15 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£640
for 7 nights
£640 **
 
 
High Season
19 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£598
for 7 nights
£598 **
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£217
for 2 nights
From
£73 **
£535 **
 
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£192
for 2 nights
From
£60 **
£459 **
£1,036
 
 
Autumn
1 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£167
for 2 nights
From
£48 **
£375 **
£783
 
 
Christmas and New Year
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£290
for 3 nights
From
£73 **
£535 **
£783
 
 
Winter
6 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£175
for 2 nights
From
£52 **
£409 **
£783
 
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£184
for 2 nights
From
£56 **
£434 **
£1,036
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£192
for 2 nights
From
£60 **
£459 **
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£217
for 2 nights
From
£73 **
£535 **
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Linen £ 1.26 per person per night
Refundable Damage Deposit £84.22
Cleaning £58.95
WIFI £12.63

Gas and electricity are included from 15/04 till 15/10
From 16/10 till 14/04 you pay what you have used.

In July and August we only rent weekly from Saturday till Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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