Villa Tranquil is a detached rustic villa with private pool that has been tastefully converted from a 19th century village dwelling and sits in a spectacular location overlooking large gardens with scenic views of fruit orchards and sheep grazing in the fields.
Equipped to a high standard, cosy & comfortable, the house has many of its original features still displayed. The swimming pool has a child guard around and secure for children, even toddlers, at the shallow end. This is a Fantastic location ideal for exploring the region. The historic medieval town of Obidos is just 20 minutes away, with restaurants and shops. There are numerous festivals throughout the year, including the international chocolate festival in February, the medieval fair in July, opera in August and the Christmas festival complete with nativity scenes and snow machines.
The beach at S. Martinho do Porto beach is a 10 minute drive away as it Nazare, Alcobaca and Fatima which are also just 30 minutes away by car.
This is a wonderful conversion from an old 19 century village house and is perfect for small families and friends. The centre piece must be the large 120 sqm covered terrace which is kitted with BBQ and traditional bread oven, loungers, dining table chairs and looks out over some spectacular scenery and landscaped gardens. Completely private and secure, this property has an unusual L-shaped pool that is suitable for all ages, but particularly for children as the pool has a full guard rail around it and a very shallow end for toddlers on one end.
The games room also doubles as the other bedroom and is ideal for adults or children as it has two sofa beds and an attached modern bathroom with toilet, bidet and wet room facility. The games room is equipped with pool table, music centre, video games and a bar in the corner. The table tennis table is placed on the central terrace where there is ample room for all to enjoy.
The older part of this delightful property is tastefully decorated with kitchen, lounge and an upstairs master bedroom. The original features in the main bathroom add so much character to this house.
Both the bathrooms have been done in pink Italian marble with modern fittings. The open plan lounge allows guests to talk to one another whilst supper is being prepared. There is a TV screen in the lounge where you can watch many English language channels such as the BBC, ITV and others.
The games room is kitted out with a second screen that can also be used for PlayStation.
There is fantastic outside space with garden and lawn with mature shrubs, flowers and fruit trees. The pool lies to the side of the large covered veranda and wraps round the games room as well on one side. The main gates are electronically operated and the walls around the property mean it is not overlooked. There villa has good quality garden furniture, sun loungers and parasol that normally sit on the elevated breakfast patio just off the kitchen. The views from the property are amazing with Nazare and Sao Martinho visible from the terraces.
The villa is in easy striking distance of some of the best known attractions on the Silver Coast. Fatima, Alcobaca, and Tomar are all within an hour's drive whist the beach at Sao Martinho is just a 6 minute drive away. Nazare is just 15 minutes to the north of Sao Martinho.
If you go south on the A8 for 10 minutes, you will reach historic Obidos and the glorious vineyard regions where wine tasting and touring the famous Buddha Eden is very popular with visitors.
Just 15 minutes southwest from Obidos are the beaches of Baleal and Peniche - well known as the surfers' paradise because of the good quality of the waves most times of the year.