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Douro Mansion - Awesome View - Relaxing Holidays

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4 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
7 guests
5 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Hi, my name is Palmira Mouta and i am renting my beautiful house at the Douro. I only speak Portuguese a little of Espanõl (but I am planing to start English lessons). Meanwhile, my friend João Paulo (John Paul in english) will help me with all translation issues if needed.My house located on the sides of Douro River. A Spectacular place for holidays with the family. Great spaces, fully decorated. Swimming pool open all year (but usable when there's good weather, usualy from April to September). Very quiet, with stunning views over the River Douro. The house has 580 Sq. Meters indoor and the total area is 4500 Sq. Meters. It has 4 bedrooms (3 on the ground floor and a 4th on the first floor). A large Living Room, a large Kitchen, 4 bathrooms and 1 W.C., a large area to make your own barbeq...Hi, my name is Palmira Mouta and i am renting my beautiful house at the Douro. I only speak Portuguese a little of Espanõl (but I am planing to start English lessons). Meanwhile, my friend João Paulo (John Paul in english) will help me with all translation issues if needed.My house located on the sides of Douro River. A Spectacular place for holidays with the family. Great spaces, fully decorated. Swimming pool open all year (but usable when there's good weather, usualy from April to September). Very quiet, with stunning views over the River Douro. The house has 580 Sq. Meters indoor and the total area is 4500 Sq. Meters. It has 4 bedrooms (3 on the ground floor and a 4th on the first floor). A large Living Room, a large Kitchen, 4 bathrooms and 1 W.C., a large area to make your own barbeque, a room with pool (billiards). Lots of space to park cars. There's a built-in system that provides local radio (or mp3 if you connect a gadget) to all compartments of it.Kitchen with all the necessary tools to make meals, a nice place to make a barbeque. I can make meals for you if requested 24h in advance. I have prices for food+work or only for the work of cooking. I may also provide breakfast (with an extra costs)Located about 85 km from the city of Porto and 7,5 km from Mosteirô Train Station. We can provided means to pick you up at this train station but Car hire is recommended so you can explore all the beautiful places on the area. At 9 km from Marina Aregos (where there are docks for boating, water sports, bars and nightlife). In front of the House, on the other side of the Douro, there's the spa of Caldas de Aregos (indicated for treatment of rheumatism, skin and respiratory diseases). Note that, Check-in starts at 16:00 and the latest we can welcome you is at 19:30. House Rules: No Smoking indoors and do not throw cigarettes remains to the garden Do not take the house bath towels for the pool (use the sun towels instead) Do not light the candles (they are decorative only) Don't bring animals, Lights off in the outside before bedtime Put the garbage in the container at the gate of the bottom of the house Do not use the garden tapsMore
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About the Owner
Fernando M
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, Spanish
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2013
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1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing villa! Loads of space, beautifully decorated in local style. Owners are very friendly and helpful! Pool is great! Had a lovely time

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The view from the Villa is indeed awesome. It is a lovely spacious villa and the owners were extremely helpful. It is in one of the most beautiful parts of the Douro valley, and there is much to do including a nearby vineyard Quinta da...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Simon G
Fernando M, VR Owner at Douro Mansion - Awesome View - Relaxing Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi Simon, It’s amazing for us your review! You’ll be alaways welcome and our house and thanks for everything!!

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Great villa for families or group of friends. The villa is in an amazing position high up over looking the Douro river and the valley, the pictures don’t do the view justice. Beautiful pool but be aware to take things with you from the house...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank jtb105
Fernando M, VR Owner at Douro Mansion - Awesome View - Relaxing Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thanks for your review, James! Is wonderful for us to know your opinion and you’ll be alaways welcome!

Reviewed 29 September 2015

We had the most wonderful and relaxing stay at this beautiful villa with breathtaking views of The Douro valley. A chance for various generations of our family to unite and enjoy a wonderful experience in our own different ways. Our host Palmeira was so welcoming...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank lafuente800
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The villa is fantastic with large living space and ideal pool area, all with wonderful views. The local people are so friendly and helpful. Local restaurants are of good quality and very reasonably priced. We would recommend a visit to PenaCurva Bar, Rue Do Sol...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Michele H
Management response:Responded 6 September 2015

Hi Michele, We are glad you enjoyed so much! We hope to see you in the future. Best Wishes Palmira & John

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Hot Tub
Pool Table
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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Located about 85 km from the city of Porto and 7,5 km from Mosteirô Train Station. We can provided means to pick you up at this train station but Car hire is recommended so you can explore all the beautiful places on the area. At 9 km from Marina Aregos (where there are docks for boating, water sports, bars and nightlife). In front of the House, on the other side of the Douro, there's the spa of Caldas de Aregos (indicated for treatment of rheumatism, skin and respiratory diseases).
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