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Portugal - Douro Region - Pinhão - Amazing Cottage

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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
Cottage
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 ...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 counter. One family bed room with private bathroom. A family bedroom, a double bedroom and a twin bedroom with shared bathroom. In the property you find several leisure environments, covered or uncovered, and a barbecue. Ideal to fell the family atmosphere and enjoy the pleasure of an outdoor meal. This house and its singular environment, have all the arguments for holidays or weekends, absolutely unforgettable. A unique sensory experience to fully enjoy and repeat!More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Francisco D
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, French, Portuguese
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
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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

Date of stay: August 2017
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

Date of stay: August 2017
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

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Boat Available
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Porch
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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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. The village Pinhão is the ideal place for a memorable ...
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