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Located within the prestigious 'Vila dos Principes' condominium, this fully managed and gated community is set within spacious landscaped gardens.
Based on traditional Portuguese village architecture with old style cobbled streets and extensive tropical trees and shrubs, this luxury town house has a great position. It is central to the three communal heated pools (Mid April - Mid October) which are only a minutes walk away.
It has contemporary furnishings throughout, with a choice of two outside terraces in which to enjoy al fresco dining. Both the lower and upper terrace's have a stunning 'rattan' dining table and chairs for your comfort.
We have provided a charcoal barbeque - perfect for cooking in the sun!
The property is furnished to a very high standard and is equipped to comply with the requirements of a 5* resort, including Siemens kitchen appliances and 40 inch Sony Flat screen Tv/ and Sony Dvd player.There is also a wall mounted Sony Tv in the Master bedroom.
A log burner has been recently installed to provide a wonderful addition to the luxurious lounge area.
Location: A 50 min drive north from Lisbon airport and two hour drive south from Porto airport. The resort lies between the quaint fishing town of Peniche, the walled medieval village of Obidos and the lively market town of Caldas da Rainha.
Obidos, a jewel of Portuguese heritage is an enchanted place to visit, it is encircled by a ring of medieval walls and is crowned by a traditional Moorish castle.
Along this coastline fine, sandy beaches shimmer like silver as they are washed by the Atlantic. Cliffs, coves and quaint fishing towns dot the coast: orchards, vineyards and tranquil, historic towns and villages are scattered throughout the countryside.
For shopping head to Caldas da Rainha, a 15 minute drive away. It has a wonderful daily market selling fresh produce from the area.
For fishing trips and boat trips head to Peniche harbour where you can escape to “Berlinga Grande”, a National Nature Reserve which is one the preferred nesting sites for sea birds and acts as the access point to a Maneuline military fortress built in 1502.
In Praia del Rey as you enter the resort, there is a Tennis Academy with 7 tennis courts to use (a small charge applies). A Tennis Professional is also available for private lessons. In Peak Season a children's Tennis Academy is available. We have provided some tennis racquets for our guests.
During the summer months, the Marriott Hotel has a children's club and the on-site children's activity centre (Club Aventura) is within a 2 minute walk,offering a varied programme of events for children including bike hire for both adults and children at very reasonable rates.
Entertainment: A 40 inch Sony flat screen TV, cable television (70 channels available), Sony DVD player with iPod input and a selection of DVD movies for guests to enjoy.
A Nintendo Wii and a choice of games is available.
House Equipment: is available which includes: tennis rackets, bat and balls and a selection of board games. Body boards are also provided for you to make good use of the wonderful beaches on offer.
Kitchen Equipment: The Kitchen is equipped to a very high standard which includes Siemens appliances, including a washing machine and a tumble dryer.
We have endeavoured to create a kitchen 'like home from home' as I love to cook, therefore it is well stocked.
We have provided a Delta Coffee Machine which requires capsules and produces a wonderful cup of coffee.
A clothes airer including pegs is also supplied.
Along this coastline fine, sandy beaches shimmer like silver as they are washed by the Atlantic. Cliffs, coves and quaint fishing towns dot the coast: orchards, vineyards and tranquil, historic towns and villages are scattered throughout the countryside.It really is a wonderful destination.
The spacious Master bedroom on the first floor has twin single beds and a wall mounted flat screen Sony television.
French doors lead to a private terrace, with a 'rattan' style dining table which includes 4 chairs and over-looks the gardens. It has been styled in neutral and contemporary tones and is modern in feel and design. It has a spacious en-suite bathroom with 'his and her' sinks.
We have provided a charcoal bar-b-que to enable you to cook beautiful bar b que food in the sun! It is the perfect place to enjoy lunch or dinner and is very private.
Bedroom 2 is on the ground floor and has its own shower room.
Both bedrooms have fully fitted wardrobes and a hotel- style safe is fitted complete with user programmable access code in the Master suite....moreless
Large en-suite bathroom with bath/shower, wc, bidet, 2 sinks, with storage vanity units containing a hair-dryer.
Bathroom 2 with shower cubicle, wc and sink.
Both bathrooms have heated towel rails, marble surrounds and instant hot water...moreless
Guests have the use of all the Marriott Hotel facilities (small fees will apply). The concierge can help with directions, restaurants, car hire and kids club etc. Internet access is also available at the Marriott Hotel.
There is a small supermarket on site. Perfect for the small essentials you may need.
There is a stunning 'rattan' style dining table and 6 chairs for the perfect 'al fresco' dining and 2 sun loungers on the lower terrace. An additional 'rattan' table and chairs are provided for dining on the upper terrace.
The golf club house is a 2 minute stroll away and has two excellent options for dining, formal or casual, children are most welcome. They also do a take away menu and a ice cream bar!
The hotel offers 4 dining options, pool side, hotel lobby/bar menu, excellent buffet every night and formal dining in exclusive 'Romy restaurant'.
A pre-dinner cocktail from the terrace bar, watching the sun set on the Atlantic a perfect way to end each day!...moreless
There is a communal library for guests of Vila dos Principes condominium to use....moreless
A collection of DVD's are provided for your enjoyment...moreless
Christmas/New year Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015 7 night min stay
Low Season Jan 3 - Apr 3, 2015 7 night min stay
Mid Season Apr 4 - May 22, 2015 7 night min stay
Mid/Peak Season May 23 - Jun 26, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Peak Season Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit€250
No additional mandatory fees
Internet usage in the property included in the rental price.
Please take a look at our personal web-site at www.princip.es where you will find more information and photographs of the property.
We provide a 'Complimentary Welcome Pack' to ensure your arrival is more enjoyable.
Please note: we will always consider less than a minimum stay of 7 nights - please e-mail us to consider
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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The award winning Praia del Rey is ranked Portugal's No.1, 18 hole championship golf course (Peugeot) and is ranked 13th in Europe by Golf World. Set amongst extensive pine forests and undulating dunes, with spectacular views over the Atlantic and the Berlenga islands beyond, Praia del Rey is arguably the most picturesque golf course in Europe.
It boasts a 5* Marriott Hotel, which has a state of the art spa and gym complex, children’s play ground and an array of options for dining, whether it be casual dining by the pool or in the beautiful 'Romy' restaurant which offers fine dining. In the evening relax with a glass of your favourite drink and watch the sun set. It really is the perfect end to the day!
The Vila dos Principes condominium is the only gated condominium within the resort. There are 3 heated swimming pools to use (heated Mid April - Mid October please enquire if specifics to the temperature of the pool are required) and we are perfectly placed to enjoy all 3 pools.
The properties close proximity to the beach, tennis centre and golf club make it ideal for families and sport lovers.The Golf Clubhouse, Academy and 1st Tee are all within a two minute walk.
The Tennis Academy with 7 courts, is a short walk away. The long un-spoilt sandy beach - a 15 minute walk from the property - is ideal for more adventurous beach activities and hosts many international surfing events.
Praia del Rey:- with the perfect blend of unspoilt beaches, a safe resort for children, sporting activities for the whole family, a magnificent championship golf course and the splendour of a 5* resort makes it the perfect choice.
Making Praia del Rey Golf and Beach resort your chosen destination allows you to discover what this amazing coastline and region has to offer.
Golf: There is a PGA golf professional for lessons on-site throughout the year. in the peak season there is a children's golf Academy. A driving range,putting,chipping and bunker practice area are all a 2 minute walk from the property.
Golf clubs are available to hire locally.
Savings on green fees can be made by booking in advance on the web.
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: As a sporting family of four, with busy every day lives, we wanted something that was more than a home-from-home.
We instantly fell in love with the resort, the surrounding area and above all the climate is wonderful.
The resort has a range of children's activities for all ages. With fantastic surfing beaches and 3 gorgeous swimming pools to choose from, all perfectly positioned from our house, you will not want to leave!
There are many sporting activities to choose from. From cycling, paddle boarding, surfing , body boarding, canoeing, golf, tennis and football you really will be spoilt for choice..
Why the Owner Chose Coimbra: We have endeavoured to create something special in a truly remarkable location which like minded people will enjoy.
This modern townhouse is located centrally and within walking distance of Praia del Rey's perfect blend of un-spoilt beaches.
Whether you enjoy active beach sports such as surfing, tennis, golf, family time in the security of peaceful gardens, or maybe just a bit of me-time, being pampered in the 5* Marriott Hotel.
Well this location has this and more!
The beaches here offer a true paradise with some being almost deserted. The difficult part is choosing which beach to visit.
If you are adventurous and like to explore, you will be surprised at the peace and beauty of Praia del Rey's beach, the perfect waves that can be found at the Super Tubos in Peniche, the tranquility of Sao Martinho do Porto or the simple natural beauty of Baleal beach.You really are spoilt for choice!
However it is at the end of each day when the silver shimmer on the ocean's horizon that shows off the Atlantic at its best and most beautiful.
The Unique Benefits at this House: This well proportioned townhouse has all the features for a great family holiday experience.
It has been furnished to reflect the standards of a 5* resort; elegant rooms, first floor and garden terrace dining, spacious gardens, with three private heated swimming pools. It's no wonder we loved it, from the first time we saw it.
Few resorts are more perfectly situated than Praia del Rey. Still within easy reach of the capitol Lisbon, this 230 hectare estate overlooks the wide Atlantic ocean and has magnificent views, making it one of the most desirable locations in Portugal.
Such beautiful surroundings also offer a host of activities; nature trails, horse riding, mountain biking and hiking are all on offer. Surf trips, sailing, windsurfing, scuba diving, jet-skiing, game fishing and many other water sports are all available from the resort or in the nearby Obidos lagoon.
Or why not simply leave your stresses behind, relax and enjoy your holiday with a wonderful glass of local wine in the beautiful surroundings of Vila dos Principes.
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