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Casa dos Golfinhos

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4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Foz do Arelho, Leiria District, Central Portugal
Casa dos Golfinhos is an immaculate spacious high quality, 4 bedroom luxury villa (built in 2006); ideally located, very close to Obidos Lagoon and the stunning beaches of Foz do Arelho. This area is known to be amongst the most beautiful and unspoilt in all of Europe.

The villa enjoys a quiet and peaceful setting. Enclosed well tended gardens with private heated swimming pool, ideal for children. The barbecue, decking area and the various seating areas (for eight +) provide the perfect setting for relaxing by the pool, day or night. The size of the plot that the villa is built on is approximately 1000 m2 so very spacious, the gardens are all well manicured with colourful shrubery and real grass lawns.

Free Wi-fi

The villa is just a few minutes drive from the spa town of Caldas da Rainha, where there is access to all amenities, incl...
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Listing #HL45778
About the Owner
Kate P
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
Interaction with guests
Upon all confirmed bookings we send you by e-mail a comprehensive package of information about the villa, the surrounding area, places to go, things to do etc. Upon your arrival at Casa dos Golfinhos our English / Portuguse speaking rental manager will meet you, show you round the property, hand over the keys and answer any questions that you may have. The rental manager is available to assist you as guests at any time during your stay.
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

We had a wonderful time in Casa dos Golfinhos. Excelent location, the house was well equiped and the comunication with the owners and they representative in the place was superb. Thank you.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank מרמר מ
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile


Date of stay: August 2018
jazchief, VR Owner at Casa dos Golfinhos, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018


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Reviewed 7 November 2012

This villa was a family home and it shows-It is very spacious,decorated to a very high standard, in excellent taste, the paintings and sculptures are beautiful, games and DVDs were available for the children and the kitchen is particularly well equipped. The setting is beautiful,...More

Date of stay: August 2012
Thank Denise H
Management response:Responded 10 November 2012

Thank you for the splendid review. It's great to know that Casa dos Golfinhos lives up to the expectations of our guests.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
* Information pack will be available for guests' use

* Electronic safe available for guests' use

* Fantastic new terrace / seating area constructed in 2010, wonderful views and many options for where to sit / dine etc.

Very spacious villa with full central heating


* The large lounge has 6 French doors, two of which overlook the pool and have an excellent view to the lagoon.

* Two sofas and other seating provided in lounge. There is Satellite TV, a DVD player, a video player.
A range of English books, DVDs and videos are provided for guests' use.

* Modern fully equipped kitchen with granite work surfaces with seating for six.

* Utility room near to kitchen with washing machine, tumble dryer (sliding door from kitchen to utility).

* One downstairs bedroom wi...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Twins
    1 King
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 9,046 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Discounts always available for early booking, or last minute offers.
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About the neighbourhood
The villa is located less than 5 minutes walk from the lagoon and Sailing Club. A 5 minute drive to the sea and beaches of Foz do Arelho. As well as local facilities in Foz (small supermarkets, a butchers, bread shop, chemist, post office, internet cafe, cafes, bars, restaurants etc.), the villa is only a short 10 minute drive from the nearby spa market town of Caldas da Rainha (banks, quality shops, larger supermarkets, daily fruit/veg market, fish market, the famous Monday market [this is a must during your stay!]).

Several top notch Golf courses are nearby, including Praia del Rey (30 minutes) and Quinta do Brincal [Golden Eagle] (15 minutes).

Local sailing schools, wind and kite surfing is very popular in Foz and nearby Baleal.

There are nearby beaches at Foz do Arelho (5...
Getting around
A rental car is the easiest method of getting around. There are local amenities available by foot (15 mins walk); but the spa town of Caldas da Rainha (10 min drive) has several hypermakets, a shopping centre, many restaurants etc. It is possible to travel around by bus, but a little local knowledge and pre-planning is required for this.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Lisbon: 80.0 km
Railway: Caldas da Rainha: 8.0 km
Ferry: Santander / Bilbao: 700.0 km
* Obidos Lagoon / Atlantic ocean near to Foz do Arelho lies on the Silver Coast (Costa de Prata)

* The property is only 50 minutes' easy drive (90 km) by motorway from Lisbon

* It is 2.5 hours drive approx (245 km) by motorway from Porto

* Only 5 minutes drive to Caldas da Rainha where nearest railway and coach station

* Bus service available from Foz do Arelho to Caldas da Rainha

* Budget airlines available from the UK (ie EasyJet operate a regular service to Lisbon, Ryanair fly to Porto)

* All major Car Hire companies are available at the airports

* Concise directions to property will be given on confirmation of booking
Property can be located on Google Earth at following grid reference:
39º 24'51.33' N 9º 12'4.02' W
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 km.
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