Above the UNESCO town of Sintra along the Atlantic coast, this luxury villa in Portugal is a beautifully restored 19th century residence and a unique opportunity to experience the beauty and heritage of an authentic Portuguese quinta.
Set within over four acres of lush gardens with a babbling stream crossing through, the beautiful 19th-century farmhouse is situated in the middle of the iconic Serra de Sintra, in one of the most coveted areas in close proximity to the center of the picturesque village.
Restored by the current owners, the two story home features a polished and contemporary version of it’s rural charms, with three sunny and genteel sitting rooms, a sleek fully equipped kitchen and adjoining formal dining room and five suites with room for twelve guests.
Outside are verdant terraced platforms surrounding the pool with a spacious deck for taking in the views.
Optional concierge services include: meals, yoga and other retreats, activities, airport transfers. Wifi throughout, cable TV, kitchen and bath amenities, laundry facilities, private on-site parking.
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the town of Sintra has a rich cultural heritage that includes Moorish and European influences. Located a half an hour from Lisbon, it is an area that is ideal for enjoying the city, the sea and over one hundred square miles of protected National Park land.
Just five minutes from the Atlantic coastline, the area is lined with the best beaches including Praia Grande, Praia das Maçãs and Azenhas do Mar while the nearby Roca Cape is a dramatic headland formation and the westernmost point on the European mainland. Lined with great shops, cafes and historic splendor, central Sintra is best explored on foot where you can wander through the winding cobblestone walkways and intricate masonry walls among lush greenery. Don’t miss Pena Palace and Gardens.
Sintra Portugal. Nearest Airport: Lisbon International (30 mins)
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Spring through Fall
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