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The luxurious and unique Quinta de Santo Antonio is an 18th century manor, which has been fully refurbished during the last decade. The noble Quinta is ideally located in a rural setting, by the footsteps of the Sintra mountain range, next to the luxurious Penha Longa golf resort. The large garden and enclosing perimeter wall make this property an ideal location for families. Beautiful Guincho beach, cosmopolitan Cascais and Estoril are only 6 km away. This is a brilliant location for nature lovers, as the Sintra-Cascais National Park lies harmoniously in the background, where you will find magnificent hiking tracks with an abundance of wild flowers, birds and wildlife. The efficient motorway network is 2 km away, so Cascais and Sintra are only 10 minutes away and Lisbon can be easily reached in under 30 minutes.
Quinta de Santo Antonio offers the ideal setting for the perfect holiday. A large private swimming pool and beautiful grounds in a 3000 m2 private garden estate, close to the beach and the many attractions of Cascais, Estoril, Lisbon and Sintra. The Penha Longa luxury resort which borders the villa provides a 5 star hotel, 2 golf courses, luxury spa, horseback riding, tennis, bars and restaurants. Sintra, a member of UNESCO World Heritage Site Cities, with its castle, palaces and gardens set in lush vegetation and ravishing views, is a scenic 10 minute drive across the mountain.
Locally, there is a huge choice of the latest films in original language with over twenty screens in four local cinema complexes, reachable within 10 minutes, as are two attractive shopping centres. Summer brings international festivals; classical music and ballet in Sintra, jazz in Estoril and fireworks in Cascais. Lisbon, with its historic heritage sites and rich cultural life is only half an hour away. Less distant in the other direction. is the coastal resort of Cascais, where you will find superb beaches, restaurants, night-life and shopping, as well as a charming old town with rewarding sight-seeing. Thanks to the motorway network the Templar Knights’ castle and chapels at Tomar and Batalha are within an easy day trip, as well as the ancient academic town of Coimbra.
For more than 20 years Estoril enjoyed its status as the glamorous venue of the Portuguese Formula 1 Grand Prix. Famous winners include Nigel Mansell and Alain Prost (on three occasions each), seven time world champion Michael Schumacher, and Brazilian hero Ayrton Senna. The last winner was Jacques Villeneuve in 1997. Quinta Santo Antonio is located near the historic racetrack, which welcomes visitors to its stand, gift shop and paddock on special occasions. Nowadays with little or no usage, the circuit is occasionally used for testing and training.
3-4 Bedrooms (sleeps 7 to 10 people)
1 large master (double bed) bedroom
1 small bunk bedroom - this bedroom is accessed from the master bedroom
1 double bedroom with en-suite bathroom
1 bedroom with 3 single beds and en-suite bathroom
1 additional single bed
Baby cot on request...moreless
1 bathroom with bath, separate shower, bidet, toilet and 2 sinks
2 Bathrooms each with toilet, bidet and shower
1 Guest W.C. on ground floor
Outside: outdoor shower by the pool...moreless
Optional concierge type of services including: Golfing, Sailing, Horseback riding, Historic Tours and fine dining advice. Our property is located next to a 5 star Golf Resort (Penha Longa) and is centrally located between Sintra, Cascais and Estoril - the most desirable area in Portugal, with the highest per capita income.
Large living room opening to outside via 6 french doors with fireplace, satellite TV
Large dining area
Fully equipped kitchen
Laundry machine, dishwasher, stove, oven, microwave, fridge freezer, coffee maker, toaster, kettle, vacuum cleaner, blender, juicer.
3000m2 gated property with stone perimeter wall
Private landscaped gardens
Barbecue, outdoor furniture, deckchairs
Large swimming pool, 8m x 5m
Outdoor shower and changing area
Free Internet access (by previous arrangement)
Iron, ironing board, hairdryer
Bed linen and towels included in price
Weekly cleaning included in price...moreless
Some local music CD's provide for a taste of Portugal.......moreless
Satellite / Cable:
Free international Satellite TV - operating instructions available from Sol Domus at arrival...moreless
Sony Stereo Radio/CD/MP3.
Plug your MP3 music collection into the connection on the front and enjoy your own music collection!...moreless
Away From It All
Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
The Penha Longa Resort and Golf Course next door also has a Tennis Club, Riding Stables and country club with pool and restaurant:
Sports & Adventure Activities
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Large dining room table in the living room adjacent to the kitchen - Great for entertaining and meals with the family!
The kitchen has a breakfast bar....moreless
Golf Passport in the Cascais – Estoril Area:
Your first insight to the Estoril Golf Coast will be easier thanks to the golf passport: it allows you to play at 5 different courses in the region ...moreless
Available at adjacent Penha Longa Resort and Estoril Tennis Club...moreless
Water Sports Gear:
Surfboards and Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Boards are available for rental at local beaches....moreless
Pool / Spa
Sheltered pool area facing south for maximum sunshine. Perfect tanning and socializing/relaxation area. A pool house with BBQ and picnic table is adjacent. Outdoor shower on the side of the pool house...moreless
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 21 2014 Nov 1 - Dec 21, 2014 7 night min stay
Dec 22 2014 - Jan 4 2015 Dec 22 - Jan 4, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
extra person (per week)€100
Prices are for up to 6 people. Add €100/week per additional person in excess of 6 - maximum 10 people. Refundable security deposit: €500
During peak season: normal turnover day is Saturday and surcharge may apply for rentals of less than 2 weeks.
Booking conditions: 20% minimum paid at time of booking, 40 % two months before arrival and balance in cash at arrival. Long-term rental considered.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser
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Quinta de Santo Antonio offers the ideal setting for the perfect holiday. A large private swimming pool and beautiful grounds in a 3000 m2 private estate, close to the beach and the many attractions of Cascais, Estoril, Lisbon and Sintra. The Penha Longa luxury resort which borders the villa provides a 5 star hotel, 2 golf courses, luxury spa, horseback riding, tennis, bars and restaurants. Sintra, a member of UNESCO World Heritage Site Cities, with its castle, palaces and gardens set in lush vegetation and ravishing views, is a scenic 10 minute drive across the mountain.
Locally, there is a huge choice of the latest films in original language with over twenty screens in four local cinema complexes, reachable within 10 minutes, as are two attractive shopping centres. Summer brings international festivals; classical music and ballet in Sintra, jazz in Estoril and fireworks in Cascais. Lisbon, with its historic heritage sites and rich cultural life is only half an hour away. Less distant in the other direction is the coastal resort of Cascais, where you will find superb beaches, restaurants, night-life and shopping, as well as a charming old town with rewarding sight-seeing. Thanks to the motorway network the Templar Knights’ castle and chapels at Tomar and Batalha are within an easy day trip, as well as the ancient academic town of Coimbra.
Guincho beach, world renowned for its beauty and surfing, is 10 km away. Other beaches in Estoril, with calm waters within its protected bay are 7 km away. Many other sandy beaches are also close by, each with their own individual character. Less than half an hour’s drive north along the coast, are several beaches well worth exploring, with excellent fish restaurants.
Seven golf courses are on your doorstep! Six of Portugal’s best golf courses are within a 5 or 10 minute drive, offering new and surprising landscapes, along with first class services and facilities. Discounted green fees are available. Portugal is a golfer’s paradise where it is possible to play nearly every day of the year, with plenty to offer both beginners and advanced players.
Portugal is a year round destination. Hot and sunny in the summer, with a refreshing breeze off the sea. Spring and Autumn are mild, ideal for sightseeing. Rainy days can occur in winter, but it is rarely cold.
Getting there and around
Less than two hours flight from most European cities and seven hours from New York, the house can be reached by car or taxi from Lisbon Airport in 30 minutes.
Located within the Sintra-Cascais National Park, the property is 2 km from the motorway. Lisbon, with its cultural attractions and cosmopolitan night life is only 30 minutes away. Taxis are available and inexpensive. Transport and private tours can be arranged.
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
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