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Family holiday home in the middle of historic area. Calm and authenticity!

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Santiago do Cacém

Home bright and spacious town with 2 outdoor spaces.

Casa Santiago is a town house on 2 floors with a living area of ​​120 m 2. It has the charm of authenticity with its high ceilings and wooden floors, wide corridors and spacious and bright rooms.

The house has 3 bedrooms en suite, one with direct access to the bathroom.

Access to the terrace through the attic space renovated, spacious and cozy with its own bathroom. Stunning views of the city and its countryside, including the church and the historic area, make the terrace a must-play in which to enjoy the end of the day and a drink! For others, it will be more sunbathing and relaxing, with a shower to cool off. One thing is certain: sunny, quiet and privacy are key!

In contrast, and upstairs, the kitchen overlooks the shady, flowered courtyard, access is via an outside staircase. The yard is large enough to eat, play, relax it, a barbecue and install a small inflatable pool.

All windows have been changed, plumbing and electrical redone. 1 bathroom with bath, 1 bathroom. 3 WC.

Linen and towels provided.

The house is full / full, ie the owners personal items are available. Eg beach accessories, library of books, CDs, DVDs, games, etc ...

Asset +: spacious, bright and quiet where you can easily spend the day without feeling to have remained locked and without feeling on top of each other.

Asset -: stairs (for those who do not like it!). The kitchen is not very big and is not a modern fitted kitchen.

The house is very nice and functional. Its location in the middle of historic area contributes to the charm and serenity that exudes. (Limited cars passing).

It is the ideal starting point for a ride to the church and castle or even on the ride to tour the 'hill' and the old town.

At the same, city access (coffee, market, garden, museum) is easy and straightforward. Everything can be done on foot!

The car is still essential to get to the ruins, supermarket / hypermarket and beaches.

Being based in Santiago offers a wide choice of destinations because the city is located halfway between the capital and the Algarve.

It is perfectly possible to go and return to Lisbon in the same day (1:30 by expressway and highway), and to go to Algarve (Albufeira, Faro), it takes about 2h00.

The coast is 15 minutes (dune beaches) and offers a range of possibilities and discoveries in terms of beaches.

It may radiate Santo André (with its salt lake) or Melides up Comporta (rice fields and storks) and Troia (Golf and boat passage to Setubal and Lisbon).

In the other direction, toward Sines, you can enjoy the beach of São Torpes (surf) before discovering creeks cut into the rock leading to Porto Covo (tourist village of fishermen). Further, Vila Nova de Milfontes, offering sea and lake and wild and vast beaches of the Costa Vicentina Zambujeira do Mar Odeceixe, Aljezur, etc ...

And finally the Algarve for the adventurous and nostalgic walkabouts!

On the spot: public library, indoor pool (closed in summer), pool / pond discovered in the Rio da Figueira gardens free, museum, parks with outdoor games, restaurants, cafes, shops, market, Roman ruins.

Tennis courts, horseback riding, amusement park Badoca (animal reserve, safari, attractions and events), pedal (Lagoa de Santo André), surfing (resins).

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
11 August, 2016


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Family holiday home in the middle of historic area. Calm and authenticity!
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

transcendant !

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully situated in the old town of Santiago, this house is a must-have for all those who want to enjoy their holiday between Alentejo Litoral and Baixo Alentejo.

The house has a charisma which is rare. It is a treasure, which you would like to remember and always come back.

Whether it's the patio with the grape-vine or the loving interior - you’’ll be happy to return after a day at the beach or the scorching hot outback.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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comme à la maison

  • 5 of 5

on se sent tout de suite bien dans cette maison de ville, on a apprécié le calme, le petit jardin avec barbecue est parfait, un seul inconvénient pour nous famille avec ado une seule salle de bains mais avec un peu d'organisation tout le monde y trouve son compte. je conseille fortement cette location

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Une maison pleine de charme avec tout le nécessaire pour des vacances parfaites! Très confortable et une localisation idéal pour découvrir la région! Bien sécurisée pour accueillir des enfants!

Andrei, la personne de contact, est très disponible et a été à notre disposition pour toute question!

Vanessa nous a donné des précieux renseignements à propos des activités à faire!

Nous avons passé des vacances formidables ! Merci pour tout et au plaisir de se revoir!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: merci beaucoup à vous et...à l'année prochaine ?! ;-)
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very nice and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We had a wondeful week there. The local guy handing over the house was very helpful. With the owner the communication was easy and competent.

The house is very well located in the center of Santiago do Cacem with good views over the city and uphill. All can be managed by foot. Car parking though wasn´t a problem either. A roof top terrace and a garden patio with grill are highlights as well. We cann highly recommend it to stay there.

Michael and friends

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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maison typique très agréable, région magnifique!

  • 5 of 5

"Maison très agréable, nous y étions en famille avec des enfants en bas âge, tout le monde a trouvé son rythme dans cet environnement très reposant.

L'Alentejo est une région très variée et riche de visites qui sortent des sentiers battus.

La ville de Santiago est très agréable, il y a de nombreux commerces et beaucoup de départs de balades.

La mer n'est pas loin également, avec une cote splendide aux dernières heures de la journée.

Notre hôte Vanessa, est très prévenante du début à la fin, ce qui est très appréciable lorsqu'on doit faire 1600 km pour se rendre sur un lieu de vacances.

Location à conseiller vivement! »

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Maison typique très agréable

  • 5 of 5

Le quartier est très calme et les commerces sont proches. C'est une maison très agréable à vivre, le patio appelle au farniente. Les chambres sont spacieuses, nos filles ont beaucoup apprécié le grenier aménagé qui offre un espace conséquent donnant sur la terrasse (vue magnifique sur tout le village). La maison reste fraîche toute la journée.

Vanessa, la propriétaire, est vraiment sympathique et à l'écoute, elle nous a fourni un tas d'informations très utiles sur la région. Sur place, nous avons été chaleureusement accueillis par Andréi, toujours présent en cas de nécessité.

Nous conseillons vivement cette location.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
142 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
O Caçador
Nearest Ferry
22 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
60 Kilometres
Nearest Train
29 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
29 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
O Caçador
Nearest Ski
580 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada, Espagne
Nearest Beach
14 Kilometres
Praia da Vacaria
Car: necessary

Swimming and water sports (diving, surfing, windsurfing, etc ..) on a variety of water points / beaches within a radius of 20 km.

Dune beaches, coves, sandy beaches and semi-deserted, naturist and most populous in the Algarve: there is something for everyone!

Nature reserve and bird sightings (Lagoa de Santo André).

Local museum, historic area, church, mill, Roman ruins.

Park with jogging track, playground, park attraction with animal / safari (Badoca).

Walking trails along the beaches (pine) or walks in the countryside (cork oak).

Indoor pool, free outdoor swimming pool in the gardens of the city.

Local market.

Tourist cities waterfront nearby (Porto Covo, Sines, Vila Nova de Milfontes, Lagoa de Santo André, etc ..).

Music festivals (Sines, Zambujeira do Mar).


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santiago do Cacém, Santiago do Cacem

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
17 Sep 2016 - 5 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

forfait Linge de maison £36
Refundable Damage Deposit £311

Caution: 350 euros.

Forfait ménage: 40 euros

Arrhes de 30% pour valider la réservation.

Acompte de 50% 30 jours avant le début de la location.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Santiago do Cacém in Alentejo Litoral

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    - Outdoor Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Single Bed , 1 Child Bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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