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Spacious Farmhouse with pool set in 5 acres of grounds near the sea 7509/AL

Overview
Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Burgau, Faro District, Algarve
Qta. das Estrelas is spacious, light and airy, combining modern convenience with tradition. All rooms are tastefully furnished with country views. Character features include large entrance hall, traditional Portuguese tiles, terracotta floors and high wooden beamed ceilings. The thick stone walls keep the property warm in winter and cool in summer. For additional comfort fans are provided for summer cool and electric heaters for winter warmth. Lounge and fully equipped kitchen also have working wood burners. The farmhouse is approached by a private drive. The house is located in the center of the land with no immediate neighbors. The South facing terrace has traditional Santa Catarina tiles and views over horse paddocks and countryside toward Burgau village. BBQ. loungers, table, chairs and sun umbrella are provided for outdoor eating an... Read more
Listing #HL247980
About the Owner
susan m
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2012
Interaction with guests
Owner lives 20 minutes away and attends to the pony and pool on a daily basis so is easily available for any help or questions.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stayed with family and 7yr, old granddaughter we found it just what we wanted very spacious and a 10 min. stroll to Burgau village and the beach.The plunge pool was a great success and ideal for our granddaughter. Sue the owner was on hand every...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Brian F
Oceancowgirl, VR Owner at Spacious Farmhouse with pool set in 5 acres of grounds near the sea 7509/AL, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Thank you Brian for taking the time to write your review. It was lovely to meet you all and I miss my little helper for Treacle, she did a great job. I am so glad that you enjoyoed your visit and hope we can welcome...More

Reviewed 10 July 2015

We had a perfect holiday and hope to come back soon. We had a great time in Burgau. It's a very lovely house near the village with a lot of space in- and outside. The region around Burgau is very beautiiful, there are a lot...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Daniel W
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Qta. das Estrelas is very spacious, light and airy, combining modern convenience with tradition. All rooms are tastefully furnished with country views. Character features include large entrance hall, traditional Portuguese tiles, terracotta floors and high wooden beamed ceilings. The thick walls help to keep the property warm in winter and cool in summer. For additional comfort fans are provided for summer cool and electric heaters for winter warmth. Lounge and kitchen also have working wood burners. Ideal for couples wanting peace and space or comfortably houses groups up to seven (or 8 with baby). Children are very welcome, but please be aware that the pool area is not safety fenced. Sorry, no pets - resident Shetland pony and 2 farm cats (attended to daily).
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking outside only please to respect our non smoling visitors. Cigarettes to be disposed of carefully to avoid land fires.
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    4 Twins
    1 Crib
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: AU$158 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices shown include pre and post cleaning and all utilities including 100kg of winter logs and 30 GB of intenert. Extra logs 25 Euros per 100kg.Internet €15 per extra 30 GB
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About the neighbourhood
Burgau village is just a 10 mins walk away from the quinta. This remains a small and picturesque fishing resort. Narrow cobbled streets tumble down to the lovely sandy beach backed by cliffs. The slipway is lined with colourful fishing boats. Winding side alleys weave up to the clifftops with spectacular views. The village has restaurants, cafes, bars, provision and gift shops to choose from. There is also a multibank machine, newsagents, and mobile post office and fishmonger. The Burgau Sports Centre has a swimming pool which is heated during winter months and also offers sports facilities and childrens activities. At the next village of Praia da Luz, a 5 min drive from Burgau. There is a bank, 24hr multi lingual medical centre, dentist, optician, hairdressers and cinema plus plenty more... more
Getting around
Car hire is highly recommended to explore this lovely region.
Train station at Lagos that links to Faro and Lisbon.
There is a bus service from the village to Praia da Luz and Lagos.
Local táxi service Dario´s
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Faro: 96.0 km
Railway: Lagos: 12.0 km
Faro airport is approx 1 hours drive on the new motorway, Seville 2.5 hours and Lisbon 2.5 hours. Easy jet and Ryan Air offer regular budget flights to Faro. Car hire is recommended but not essential and can be recomended to you. A local bus service is available from Burgau village and various trips can be arranged with pick ups in Burgau. Taxi from Faro airport approximately 80 Euros
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
Nearby cities
Algarve Villas (10,094)
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