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Self-Catering Holiday House near the National Park of Peneda Geres - 11847/AL

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Póvoa de Lanhoso - Geres - Casa Dikitaru

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 adults - with Garden, Swimming pool

1 bedroom with private bathroom - double bed, dresser, closet , chair, two windows

1 bedroom , double bed, closet and chiar one window

1 bedroom, two single beds, two windows

1 bathroom

1 bathroom with shower next to the pool

kithchen full equiped,

Dishes

living - one center table and one side table, 2 sofas, cabinet and TV (for living and dining area)

and dining area - table , chairs, two cabinets

Linen and tablecloths

It's a familiar house, situated in a quiet area in North Portugal within easy reach of the Peneda-Gerês National Park. The pool and terraced gardens overlook the dam of Caniçada , and the clean air and silence are the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday. The house is full furnished and equipped. Has full central heating for winter bookings, and it is cleaned & beds changed halfway through stays of 7 nights or more .All bed linen and towels are provided. . Outside barbecue area and garden plenty of various and wonderful plants and flowers . The house offers a high level of privacy with a magnificent panorama over the dam and mountains. In the way from Braga (30kms) to Chaves, the nearest places with supermarket, coffe/tea rooms are Cerdeirinhas 2 km, Vieira do Minho 6 km, Termas do Geres, 20 km. Walk through the mountains, tasting the Portuguese cuisine and our Vinho Verde 'Green Wine' or visit our cities,full of history and monuments, are good opportunities for your vaccation.

Detailed information will be sent at time of booking.

Strolls - all land, horse, pedesrtians, bicycle, motion 4

Scaling and rappel.

Water sports

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

About Us

Gloria Mesquita
Praca Jose Regio 369 2º dto
4460-346 Senhora da Hora
VAT Reg NoPT 127697217

Owner
Maria Gloria Mesquita
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016

About Maria Gloria Mesquita

We are Gloria and Reinaldo, aged 73 and 78, I worked for 22 years and Im now retired. Reinaldo is also retired . He was an orthopaedic surgeon.

We have two children and 5 grand-children (between 19 and 15 years old.)

We live in Porto, abt. 1 hour from Casa Dikitaru.

Maria Gloria Mesquita purchased this house in 1999

Why Maria Gloria Mesquita chose Braga

This familiar house was our preference for weekends and vaccation. Now, it's difficult to go there due to my childen works and kids schools and we decided to rent it.

But we find the place very nice, very quite, with a nice garden, swimming pool and an interesting vie. We believe it's a good place to rest but at the same situated in a place from where you can go and visit f.e. Braga, Guimarães, Ponte de Lima, Viana do Castelo, Porto .

What makes this house unique

Private swimming pool, the garden and the landscape.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Após estes poucos mas muito bons dias vividos nesta magnifica e envolvente paisagem, vamos partir com pena de serem tão poucos, e o desejo de voltar.

A casa é excelente, onde nada falta; o silencio e a tranquilidade dos jardins proporcionam um conforto que nos faz sonhar acordados.

Com toda esta beleza partimos com saudade da fantástica estadia que nos proporcionaram
Sep 2014
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

Self-Catering Holiday House near the National Park of Peneda Geres - 11847/AL
average rating of 4.8 based on 26 reviews
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Estadia na Casa Dikitaru - Gerês

  • 4 of 5

Classifico a estadia na Casa Dikitaru como excelente.

De referir a hospitalidade dos proprietários, a simpatia e disponibilidade.

A casa está muito bem equipada, tem uma óptima localização e vista sobre o Rio, o único senão é o facto de ser necessário carro para deslocações como, aliás, é referido na descrição da casa.

O espaço exterior é fantástico e permite desenvolver diversas actividades.

Durante a nossa estadia, e apesar de as condições climatéricas terem variado um bocadinho, desfrutamos da casa ao máximo.

Esperamos ter oportunidade para voltar.

30 de Agosto de 2015

Raquel

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gratos pelas vossas simpáticas palavras sobre a estadia na nossa casa. Tentaremos sempre dar o nosso melhor para que os nossos visitantes levem sempre uma boa recordação da sua estadia. Obrigada. Tudo de bom e até breve
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5

une belle maison dans la région de Gėrès

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons été très bien accueillis par les propriétaires.

La maison est confortable et propose de nombreuses activités familiales: piscine, ping-pong, baby-foot... Le jardin est très bien entretenu et très joli avec une belle vue sur le lac.

Elle est idéalement située pour découvrir le parc national de Gérès et les villes de Braga, Guimaraes et Porto (1h de route)...

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was very nice to have you family with 4 kids with us. We are very happy to hear that they found the place very confortable for them. Thanks for the nice words. We look forward to see you again in Portugal. Gloria and Reinaldo
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5

Un petit paradis niché dans les montagnes

  • 5 of 5

Une agréable maison tout confort, rien ne manquait. Des propriétaires aux petits soins. Une vue splendide sur le fleuve et sur les collines, des repas pris sous une tonnelle des plus agréable et une piscine qui a enchanté les petits comme les grands .En résumé, un petit paradis sur terre niché au Portugal dans les collines pour ceux qui aiment le calme et la nature et n'oublions surtout pas les restaurants portugais ..... Nous reviendrons sûrement dans quelques temps .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy to see that the house and its surroundings are a good choice for our guests. We will be please to see you again in a near future. Thanks Gloria and Reinaldo
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5

Nice summer house in beautiful part of Portugal

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house in an area scattered with luxury summer houses. Situated on a steep slope of the river Rio Cavado, with -in case there were no grown up trees in the well designed garden- an 180 degrees view over the river. Pool in the lower part of the garden surrounded with nice flowers and plants. Nice trips possible in the area as the very friendly owners explained to us when we arrived.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure for us to receive you at our house. We hope to maintain a friendly contact in the future. Thanks for your nice comments.
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5

Férias Casa Dikitaru, Gerês.

  • 5 of 5

Com uma paisagem incrivelmente bonita, chegamos à Casa Dikitaru e constatamos que estava tudo pronto e limpo para nos receberem, foi muito fácil chegar à casa com as instruções que nos deram, com muito bons acessos, e perto dos pontos mais bonitos do Gerês, também tem perto um supermercado Pingo Doce (Vieira do Minho). Em relação à Casa Dikitaru, uma casa bem apresentada na envolvente Caniçada, com paisagens muito belas, seus jardins verdejantes e com muitas flores à mistura, com optimos pontos para fotografias perfeitas, tirei muitas fotos para mais tarde recordar como foi uma boa semana de férias. Realmente uma semana soube a pouco, mas agradeço toda a hospitalidade que nos deparamos, esperamos voltar, um bem-haja e tudo de bom para a Casa Dikitaru.

Atentamente, cumprimentos,

Nelson Filipe Polónia Biltes

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Agradeço os comentários que, certamente, pderão ajudar outros interessados a tomar uma decisão. Obrigada! Será um prazer poder voltar a te-los na nossa casa.
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Bem equipada e preparada para dias de descanso

  • 5 of 5

Muito fácil de chegar à moradia estando esta muito bem equipada para dias que se pretendiam essencialmente de descanso. A localização é excelente, mesmo à entrada para a zona do Gerês a partir de Braga, a 10 minutos da Caniçada tendo permitido complementar as férias com praia, actividades e caminhadas.Já a proximidade a Vieira do Minho permite acesso fácil também a supermercado e compras necessárias. A casa está impecavelmente, limpa, cuidada e mantida tendo todas as instruções sido transmitidas sem qualquer dúvida.

Entre a piscina, pingpong, matrecos e outros jogos, além da churrasqueira, passamos dias inteiros em que nem saimos da moradia. Mesmo para uma criança de 7 anos havia sempre atividades a fazer.

Não se tendo acesso a garagem não há no entanto qualquer problema no estacionamento em frente à casa.

Os 3 quartos são mais do que suficientes e houve disponibilidade para colocação de uma cama para uma criança de 1 ano.

Destaca-se na casa um jardim lindissimo e extremamente bem cuidado. A piscina tem o tamanho ideal e permite nadar. O facto de não ser muito profunda dava-nos mais segurança visto termos ido com uma criança. Acrescente-se a existência de portas no exterior entre a zona superior e a plataforma inferior onde se situa a piscina que permitiam também controlar o acesso das crianças.

A cozinha está muito bem equipada com tudo o que é necessário e tem vários espaços no exterior onde se pode fazer as refeições (debaixo de uma ramada, numa mesa de pedra junto ao jardim ou em frente à sala perto da churrasqueira).

O objectivo das férias era ter uns dias de descanso e foi plenamente obtido e foi pena ser apenas uma semana. Recomendaria esta casa e planeio repetir.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: É sempre para nós um prazer saber que a nossa casa e todo o seu envolvente foi considerada uma boa escolha para uns dias de férias e descanso. Tentaremos sempre melhorar pelo que todas as sugestões são bem Vindas. Esperamos poder voltar a vê-los numa próxima oportunidade.
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Francisco Sa Carneiro, Porto
Nearest Barpub
6 Kilometres
Vieira do Minho
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
Ponte de Lima (9 holes)
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Braga
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Braga - A3
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Cerdeirinhas
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
fluvial beach at Ermal, Vieira do Minho
Car: necessary

Braga, Ponte de Lima, Guimarães, Porto - cities with old houses, old monuments, museums and other nice places to visit.

Pousada de São Bento, Pousada de Santa Maria de Bouro , Restaurante Abocanhado,

National Park of Peneda-Geres; Soajo, Peneda

Barragem (dam) Caniçada

HOW TO DRIVE TO THE HOUSE -

Driving from direction Porto/Brage (A3), take direction Braga Sul N103.

Follow N103 in the direction of Geres or Chaves until you reach after about 20 minutes a small roundabout. On this roundabout the village of Vieira do Minho is signposted to the right but don’t go to the right. Turn this roundabout 3/4 round in the direction of the Spa Waterfalls Hotel. Drive this road ca 3 kilometers until you see again a sign to the right to the Spa Waterfalls Hotel and take this road. You are near the house now. The house is about 200m after the hotel on the left hand side and is called -as is signed on the wall- Dikitaru.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Póvoa de Lanhoso, Terras de Bouro

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
 
Easter and Holy Week in Braga
9 Apr 2017 - 24 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£420
for 5 nights
£589
 
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£450
for 5 nights
£631
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£715
for 7 nights
£715
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £210

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Póvoa de Lanhoso in North Portugal

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking On Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • sleeps a maximum of 6 adults.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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