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Charming Holiday Cottage Near Marvao, Alentejo - Montinho Da Fonte

Bedrooms 2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 4

Montinho da Fonte is a fully equipped, 2 bedroom, 2 bath holiday cottage in Alentejo, Portugal that is available for short term rental by the week or long term.

This holiday home in Portugal comfortably accommodates up to 4 people. The bedrooms are laid out so that they each have to single beds that can easily be turned into a king size bed. Additionally there is a large kitchen, dining room and the the sitting room fully equipped with TV / DVD and stereo with CD and ipod dock.

The totally private 6.2 Acres (2.5 Hectares) grounds are full of fruit trees (figs, peaches, lemons, quince fruit, etc), olive trees and old cork oaks. This Alentejo rental cottage and grounds stand on a hill with great views over the hills and the flat lands of north Alentejo. From the house you can hike for miles, up the hill from the house farther into the natural park. or visit the charming surrounding towns of the area in Portugal and Spain.

More Details

Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 28, 2016

About Owner/Property Manager

Graphic designer originally from Portugal currently living in Venice, CA and Milan, Italy

Owner/Property Manager purchased this farmhouse in 2008

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Portugal

Alentejo is my favorite region of Portugal. It is charming, quaint and unspoilt.


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Nearest Airport
140 Miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Nearest Motorway
35 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
140 Miles
Car: necessary

Although this Alentejo rental cottage is in a very private and secluded location, you will not feel isolated. The holiday home has easy access and is only a short drive to the town of Portalegre for dining and shopping. The medieval fortress town of Marvao is 8 miles away as is the charming town of Castelo de Vide. Caceres in Spain is under an hour's drive. There is plenty to do and see around the house and Montinho will be the perfect base to explore the countryside of Portugal and Spain.


Rates & Availability

Portalegre Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
All Year
Jul 12 2016 - Jul 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $21

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Portalegre Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 150 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin Beds can be converted to King
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin Beds can be converted to King
  • All bedrooms have 2 single/twin beds and can be converted into king size beds at renters request.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering

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