Self-Catering holiday rentals in Central Portugal
Quinta Sao Domingos is a restored farm house and adega (wine house) on the edge of a small village in Central Portugal. The village, Guimaraes, is located about 8 miles north east of the town of Viseu about three miles off the road to Satao. (see map)
There are two apartments in the Quinta, (farmhouse) one 2 bedroom, and one 1 bedroom.
Quinta Rustica is on the ground floor and has a kitchen, utility room, toilet, large lounge, and double bedroom with ensuite bathroom. Across the small internal courtyard there is a twin bedroom and ensuite shower room suitable for people with disabilities. It should be noted that the rooms are on different levels so internal access with a wheel chair is limited.
Quinta Azul is on the first floor with access up the staircase at the front of the Quinta with 14 steps. There is a large open plan kitchen and living room, double bedroom and ensuite bathroom.
In the Adega, separated from the main house, we also have one 2 bedroom and one 1 bedroom apartment.
Adega do Tinto is on the first floor up 10 steps to an open plan kitchen and lounge. There are two bedrooms with shower rooms, one double with a view of the lagar (wine making room) and one twin.
Adega do Branca is an upside down apartment, reached up six steps, with the double bedroom and ensuite shower room underneath the lounge and open plan kitchen
The village is quiet and peaceful with virtually no traffic and looks over a beautiful rolling landscape to the Serra de Estrela Mountains in the east.
Our garden contains orange, tangerine, lemon, grapefruit, peach, apple, pear, fig, pomegranate, walnut and chestnut trees, together with a small vineyard and flowers.
There is a 12m x 6m swimming pool and a shower room. A barbecue area, with a dining table where leisurely meals can be cooked and eaten, and the local wines can be sampled, whilst looking at the wonderful view.
All the apartments have fully equipped kitchens, satellite television, and all bed linen, towels etc are provided, you need only to obtain food and drink. There are irons and ironing boards, hairdryers, safes, and English plug adaptors in the apartments. We provide towels for the swimming pool.