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Portugal - Douro Region - Pinhao - Amazing Cottage

Swimming pool
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Swimming pool
Aerial view
Swimming pool
Swimming pool
The vineyard
The vineyard... On the way to the river!
So quiet, by the riverside...
The boat at your service... Enjoy it!
Meeting point, at the terrace...
The dining room... Table is set!
The dining room...
Dining room & Kitchen... Communicating with harmony!
The kitcehn...
The living room
The living room
The living room
The green bedroom
Green bedroom's private bathroom
The bamboo bedroom
The yellow bedroom
The yellow bedroom
The blue bedroom
The shared bathroom
So quiet outside...
Space for an outdoor meal, in family...
The barbecue... Who dares to be in charge???...
Time to rest...
Lets play darts???...
For how long, you don't play ping-pong???...
Another ambience for leisure...
Pick up a mate and go ahead...
What am I hearing???... Wow, is simply the water...
The entrance!
The house's name... 'CASA DO RIACHO'
Pinhão railway station!
The vineyards... A world heritage site!!!...
Douro River... What an amazing scene!...
Douro River... What an amazing scene!...
The terraces of vineyard... will give us the famous Port wine!...
The perfect harmony between Man and nature!...
In the Winter... another dimension but always surprising!!!...
The train... such a fabulous journey!...
The Village of Pinhão... At the River Douro margin...
Mountain roads for driving lovers...
Douro River... What an amazing scene!...
Douro River... What an amazing scene!...
Embark on an unforgetable cruise!...
Ideal for a romantic day... or night!...
At the railway station...
An amazing tiles collection...
The Village of Pinhão... At the River Douro margin...
Autumn colors...
The vineyard and the river... Are we at the Paradise?...
Those grapes, will turn into Port wine!...
Ancient boat to transport Port wine... Simply unique!
The perfect harmony between Man and nature!...
The Village of Pinhão... I Like it!
Francisco Delfino - The owner & your host
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Pinhao, Vila Real District, Northern Portugal
Welcome to 'Casa do Riacho'!
Located in the town of Pinhão, heart of the Douro Region, this house has everything to offer a fantastic stay.
In perfect harmony with nature, this house of stunning views fits the beauty of a secular vineyard and the calm waters of River Pinhão.
You will be entranced by the stunning beauty of the terraces and the feeling of idyllic tranquility surrounding it. Simply indescribable!

The pool and its lawn provide refreshing and very relaxing moments. Likewise, the river's direct access, through the private dock, ensures magnificent rides of boat or kayak.
The house has a large living room, in two levels, with dining area and lounge with fireplace, featuring satellite TV, HiFi CD, DVD and Playstation 2.
The kitchen, fully equipped, communicates directly with the dining area through a generous cou...
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About the Owner
Casa d
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

We had a lovely time staying in this family owned villa. It sits on a tributary of the Douro river at the edge of the small town of pinhao (5 mins walk) and is an incredibly peaceful and pretty location. If you want the bright...More

Thank Purplejules23
Francisco D, VR Owner at Portugal - Douro Region - Pinhao - Amazing Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Dear Julie and Susan, Thanks for your kind comment and for choosing our country, especially the Douro Valley, for your family vacation. We feel very pleased when our guests achieve to spend special moments at the property, experiencing unique sensations, as we always did in...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Amazing house with everything you need, spacious, clean and great views. BBQ spot, riverside terrace and even kayaks. Very friendly and helpful owners. I would recommend this house to anyone. Right in the heart of the Douro valley and within walking distance of the lovely...More

Thank Arnout Z
Francisco D, VR Owner at Portugal - Douro Region - Pinhao - Amazing Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Dear Guests Aernout, Erika, Robijn and Timo, Dank u wel (Thanks) for your kind comment. Are travelers like you, the great motivation to keep on improving and sharing our property, with citizens from all over the world! Hope to meet you again, in a future...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    4 Fulls
    3 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $604 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional Guests:
The house rates are only for 8 people.
Extra person has a charge of 15 € a day per person, on the limit of 2 extra persons.
From 28 June to 13 September 2014,. rentals are from Saturday to Saturday (1 week minimum).
Arrival / departure: Time to check in - Never before 15:00 pm, check out time - not after 10.00 am, since we need to prepare the house for the next customers.
Included services: house linen, final cleaning.
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About the neighbourhood
The perfect harmony between man and nature makes the Douro Region, the most beautiful wine region in the world.
Here is produced wine for more than two thousand years!
The unique combination of natural factors such as the schist soils, solar exposure and a privileged micro-climate of unique features, combined with the mastery and human intelligence, have created the greatest of the classic wines - The Port Wine!
Globally recognized, the Port Wine was the first to be produced in a legally demarcated region, since the year 1756.
The region and the Douro River which gives it the name, are classified by UNESCO since 2001 as a World Heritage Site, and constitute a patrimony consecrated and acclaimed worldwide that is unthinkable not visit.

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