Villa Lydia is a modern villa for eight people. It is immaculate and comfortable with spacious bedrooms, pristine bathrooms and a well equipped kitchen.
There is an attractive garden and outdoor dining area as well as table tennis.
Villa Lydia is in a quiet village and is close to the beautiful Meco beach. There are a few small shops a kilometre away and the Praia das Bicas, which is popular for surfing, and the well known Meco beach are a ten minute drive. Alfarim is 3kms and has a range of shops and there is an excellent fish market in Sesimbra. The region has excellent wine cellars – wine, cheese and small Swiss rolls (tortas) are the speciality of the area. Nearby Portinho de Arrábida and Sesimbra have some of the most interesting scuba diving in Portugal and windsurfing and canoeing can be enjoyed nearby at Lagoa de Albufeira. For golf enthusiasts there are several championship golf courses: Quinta do Peru (20kms), Aroeira (30km), Montado (40kms), Santo Estevão (40kms) and Tróia (40kms).
Villa Lydia is next door to Villa Senita and together they will accommodate sixteen people.
Tourist licence number 74036.
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We have a varied collection of properties in fabulous locations which are an easy drive from Lisbon Airport. Just 28kms south of Lisbon, across the River Tagus is the beautiful Arrábida National Park with breath taking scenery and beaches, stretching for some 22 miles between Sesimbra and Setúbal, this area is carpeted by wild flowers which are amongst the most colourful and varied in Iberia. The coastline at Sesimbra is beautiful and dramatic, the town has some fantastic seafood restaurants and local activities include an array of water sports, scuba diving, climbing, cycle trails, horse riding and boat trips. Sintra inspired Lord Byron to write 'Glorious Eden' and it is easy to see why. It is a picturesque town, amidst the pine-covered hills. The panoramic scenery and slightly cooler climate historically enticed the nobility and elite of Portugal, who constructed exquisite palaces, extravagant mansions and decorative gardens, most of which...
are now open to the public and well worth a visit. Quinta do Peru is also to the south of Lisbon, close to Azeitão. Located in a forest of pine and cork trees, it is an area of great natural beauty with an excellent golf course. Dolphin watching trips can be arranged and kayaks and sail boats can be hired in nearby Setúbal. The Herade da Aroeira is surrounded by 10kms of some of the best beaches in Portugal; Fonte da Telha has a number of small restaurants and beach bars which specialise in grilled fish - some of them have wonderful terraces - perfect for enjoying a cool glass of wine whilst watching the sun set. After night fall some turn into "discos". About 7kms from the resort there are a wide range of beach bars, all quite different, with something for every taste, from a simple wooden hut to the more sophisticated. The resort has two golf courses, carved from a dense pine forest, with tree lined fairways bordered by water. Aroeira hosted the 1996 and 1997 Portuguese Open, with the Donald Steel course opening in 2000 to rave reviews.
we love this part of Portugal. The fascinating history and spectacular buildings, the vibrant green landscape and dramatic coastline and the impressive golf courses make staying in this area a truly memorable experience.
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