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Traditional Stone Quinta

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Last updated: 06/09/2015

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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Covas is situated approx 20 minutes from the Spanish border and the old town of Villa Nova De Cerveira. 25 minutes from Camhinia and its pristine white sand beaches. Across the border is northern Spain’s Galician region which is steeped in history with wonderful seafood and tapas. Our property was fully restored in 2007 and sits in 2 acres of private gardens. Both the Quinta and the yurts are situated in amongst an idylic woodland retreat, full of our native Cork Oak's and mature Olive trees complete with a 12mtr x 6mtr swimmimng pool and a natural spring fed pool with fantastic far reaching views over the Serra de Arga. The landscaping and facilities have been sensitively built using local granite and our own wood wherever possible with pelnty of mature shrubs allowing privacy! Please note that the owners do live on-site in a separate property, but we would like you to look upon this as an advantage!

Water skiing: Water skiing and kyaking is available through ourselves on the picturesque local River Minho, we welcome all levels, tuition from beginners to experienced available. Qualified driver and Ski Nautique boat.

Insurance: Please make sure you are fully insured and covered against injury, sickness, cancellation, losses etc, as we cannot accept liability for any loss or damage to you're personal property or for any illness or injury that may develop during you're stay with us.


Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 65 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double


  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Sofa bed. We also have a cot bed and single bed if needed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Both bathrooms contain a toilet, full shower, wash basin.

Other Amenities

  • From the parking area to the property are a number of steps which might make it difficult for wheelchair users, also due to the nature of the terraces the garden might not be suitable for young children. Well behaved pets are welcome....moreless


  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Forests
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 4.8
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
4 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included


Prices above are based on 4 people sharing, the price for 2 people are as follows - 1st - 30th Sept €450, 1st October to 22nd may €400, June-July-August €550 . A 25% non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking and the balance is payable 4 weeks before arrival unless arranged otherwise by ourselves. We will accept UK Stirling or euros by bank transfer.

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90 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Villa Nova de Cerveira
13 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Villa Nova de Cerveira ( A28 )
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
moledo - Caminha

Car: Necessary

Covas enjoys a well stocked mini supermarket, post office, cash point and 4 family run restaurant / bars, serving good quality traditional food. In the local town of Villa Nova de Cerveira you will find a good supermarket, shops, banks, and a large number of cafe / restaurants, the majority of which are situated around the old square. It also holds a large Saturday market where you can buy almost anything! Camhinia is a short 20-25 min drive where you will find pristine, white sand beaches and plenty of good local sea food sold in the local market. Historical Ponta de Lima with its old Roman bridge and wonderful old cobbled streets is a 30 minute drive, there you will also find a fantastic 18 hole golf course. If you are after fantastic scenery and walks look no further than our doorstep and the beautiful Serra de Arga, where you will find amazing views of the Atlantic coast and inland towards the national park.

Other Activities: kyaking


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

Contact us

Speaks: english


  • The Old Stillery and pool

    The Old Stillery and pool

  • kitchen/living area

    kitchen/living area

  • terrace


  • bedroom 2

    bedroom 2

  • Corujinha


  • Corujinha bathroom

    Corujinha bathroom

  • Sobreiro


  • The Old Quinta

    The Old Quinta

  • bedroom 1

    bedroom 1

  • Serra de Arga

    Serra de Arga

  • Corujinha


  • Corujinha


  • Sobreiro


  • Sobreiro kitchen

    Sobreiro kitchen

Minimum stay: 1-4 nights
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