- "Alojamento Local" Number 25719/AL - registered with Turismo de Portugal to guarantee standards
- Three double bedrooms and two twin bedrooms
- Large private swimming pool
- Large walled and gated garden with fruit trees and vines
- Three bath/shower rooms, one en-suite
- All bedding and towels provided
- Living room, dining room, hall and large well-equipped kitchen
- Mains water, sewerage and electricity
- Double glazing, oil fired central heating in winter, shutters
- Plenty of off-road parking, very large vehicles can park in the village square
- Barbecue and wood-fired bread/pizza oven
- Covered outdoor dining area
- Garden furniture, including two large tables to seat 10 people each
- Garden chess table
- Vegetable garden
- Mature fruit-bearing trees
- Friendly Portuguese and English-speaking neighbours
- Very peaceful village location near market town
- Easy access from the IP3 motorway for Porto and Lisbon airports
- Three big supermarkets within 2km of the villa, many other shops in town
- Multiple restaurants within 3km
- Train station at Vimiero, just 4km from the villa
- Many river beaches nearby, the biggest at Senhora da Ribeira
- About 20 minutes by car to the Roman town of Viseu
- About 40 minutes to the large Roman university city of Coimbra
- About 60 minutes to the top of the Serra da Estrela (highest point of mainland Portugal)
- About 75 minutes to the Atlantic coast (e.g. Praia de Mira or Figuiera da Foz)
- Many other activities nearby
- Photo gallery
The swimming pool:
The large swimming pool, 8 x 5 x 1.5 metres, approximately.
Pregoinho is a peaceful village about 2km from Santa Comba Dão, within easy reach of supermarkets, fuel and other amenities. The neighbours are very friendly, some of whom speak English.
The marina and river beach at Senhora da Ribeira:
About 8km from Pregoinho is the popular and spacious river beach and marina at Senhora da Ribeira, complete with watersports, restaurants and other facilities.
More photos of Senhora da Ribeira.
River beach on Lake Aguieira 2km from the villa:
Within 2km of Pregoinho it is possible to swim in Lake Aguieira at a river beach where the old road disappears into the lake, but there is a popular and well-equipped beach at Senhora da Ribeira, near Pinheiro de Ázere, about 8km from the villa. Here you will be able to hire watercraft, swim from a sandy beach, and relax in waterfront restaurants.
Santa Comba Dão from the air:
Also see the photo gallery.