4 ensuite b-rooms, living on 350 m2, large garden and pool. 10 min. easywalking distance to village with 4 restaurants, 2 bars, 2 coffee shops. Same short driving distance to Estoril- or Sintra beach
A basic starter pack of groceries - so you do not need to rush to the super-market as soon as you arrive - including: Tea & Coffee,Sugar,Milch,Bread,Butter,Eggs,Salt & Pepper,Bottled water,Wine,Fruitdrink,Handsoap & Showercream, Hygienic paper as well as kitchen paper.
The house: A large suited, double-bedroom facing the sheltered pool, with bathroom, walk-in wardrobe and own sun-terrace. A medium-size twin-bedroom (beds can be put together forming a kingsize bed) with its own bathroom and facing a little patio (to be used as a sun-terrace). A large suited, twin-bedroom (also as kingsize bed) with bathroom, fireplace, walk-in wardrobe, with terrace facing the village and with a glimpse to the ocean. A twin-bedroom with shower en-suite, facing the pool. Very large kitchen (table for 8). A dining area with a table for 10. Spacious living room with a second fireplace. A conservatory area with a view down to the ocean. Central Heating all over the house (heating costs at extra costs). An outdoor glass-enclosed pool to be used in all kinds of weather (Please provide your own swimming towels). Closed parking area for up to 4 cars. Other amenities like free internet (broadband) and wireless connection. "Safe"in every bedroom . Rental period: Minimum 4 nights
ABOUT THE HOUSE:
Suitable for a 3 generations family or a group of friends: no smoking in the villa (restricted smoking area in the sheltered pool with direct access from the house).
All four bedrooms are spacious and ensuite.
The villa is an architect designed private house furnished with rustical and antique furniture, pictures and rugs. Restrictions: no pets. Services: The in the annexe (there is no interference to your privacy because the annexe has a separate entrance and is without view/access to the pool-and garden area of the house) living property care-taker is always available for solving any problems or requests. Amenities: 2 fireplaces, phone in every bedroom. Satellite tv+radio in 3 of the bedrooms, DVD player, Cd player, full kitchen, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, cooking utensils provided, linens and towels which are provided and changed every 7 days, 1 cot for a baby with bedding, and 1 high chair for a baby at extra charge as well as an additional bed for a supplementary 9th guest. Washer, dryer, private outdoor glass enclosed pool, charcoal grill (BBQ). Own transport is highly recommended. Check-in and check-out times: arrivals: after 3pm and departures before 10am.
There are several golf courses in proximity 6 FULL-LENGTH GOLF COURSES are WITHIN 15 MINUTES DRIVE. These include Penha Longa the famous Estoril Golf Club Quinta da Beloura near Sintra and Clube de Campo at Belas, north of the Royal Palace at Queluz. Next to Penha Longa are the practice facilities of the Academia International de Golf. In Cascais you have the Quinta da Marinha Golf Club and the Quinta da Marinha Oitavos Club.
The house: excellent house on a beautiful but quite windy location, nicely furnished in a romantic style with a very cosy kitchen, a nice living room with beautiful open fire, a veranda with splendid view over the area, spacious bedrooms with well equipped bathrooms and a nicely covered swimming pool. The owner: very nice and friendly with a lovely dog who is always available in case of need.
John from Welwyn
Stayed 07 Jul 2012
We have recently returned from staying at Casa Buglione and enjoyed our week there. We had arranged a family reunio n with Aussie brother & sister in law + other siblings. The villa was chosen to cater for everyone and was ideal in that respect. There are some excellent restaurants nearby(within walking distance) although only some are listed on sites such as Tripadvisor. The only other comments I would make is transport is strongly advisable although there are frequent local buses into Sintra and if there are sunworshippers then be aware of a strong breeze blowing seemingly constant.
The villa is excellent , tastefully decorated and with every possible kitchen aide available.The owner, Gianpiero cannot be more friendly and helpful. If you requirer a large villa with all the facilities expected the Casa Buglione is ideal.
ilan from even yehuda
Stayed 23 Apr 2012 with Friends
Ilan Erez, Even Yehuda, Israel
First time we had a family vacation at this villa in 2012. We loved it so much that we could not resist and planed a second visit the next year. We stayed in Casa Buglione, for one week in Sep. 2013. This time it was with three other couples of friends (8 ps all together). Our group of frieds use to travel once a year for a vacation to many different countries and places. I gave all maximum score to the different categories (cleanliness, facilities, area, value for money etc.) becouse I could not find anything which could not be applauded. And this includes the owner Gianpiero with his lovely personality, keeping everything in shape, giving excelent recommondations about the area and who became very soon a good friend of ours.
All in all Casa Buglione was one of our best choices ever.
I have no hesitation in highly recommend this villa to make a wonderful vacation in Portugal.
Kevin from Chester
Stayed 24 Sep 2011
An excellent villa with great accommodation and excellent hosts who could not have been more helpful. The location was excellent with easy access to Sintra and the surrounding sites. There were a number of good retaurants either in walking distance or within a few minutes drive. We have stayed in a considerable number of villas in Europe and this was one of the best appointed. We would certainly recommend it to others.
Molly from Hamilton
Stayed 28 May 2011
The Villa was very well appointed and provided us with a wonderful home away from home. The beds were comfortable and the rooms spacious. The ensuites were large and exceeded our expectations. The full working kitchen allowed us to apply our cooking skills to their utmost. The dining room set a perfect tone for our meals, with great atmosphere. The solarium provided a perfect setting for our end of the day recaps. The pool and outdoor areas were exceptional. Secured parking was another great feature. The town of Azoia was charming and the number of top notch restaurants was an added bonus indeed. Gianpiero and Paul were amazing hosts and attended to every detail without hesitation. The location of the Villa is ideal for travelling to local areas , as well as any points North or South. Should we return to this area of Portugal, we would not hesitate in rebooking this wonderful property.
Molly from Hamilton
Stayed 28 May 2011
Casa Buglione is a wonderful villa. The house is very well appointed and met all of our needs adequately. There were six people in our party and we all agreed that the house was perfect. The full working kitchen was a treat for all of us. The sun room provided a lovely setting for discussing our daily adventures. The pool was cool respite for the sun. The location of the house allows for easy access to major roads for travelling either north to Porto or south to the Algarve, not to mention all of the beautiful beaches and towns located in close proximity. The town of Azoia is lovely and we enjoyed walking in the surrounding area. The restaurants were all great value for the money and served authentic Portugese food, not to mention awesome wines. Casa Buglione proved to be a perfect home away from home.
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5th of September 2005Review submitted by Sara, London / UK....We have all returned safely and would like to extend our deepest thanks forallowing us to use your lovely home and for all your kindness. I have put your information up on my company noticeboard and will have no hesitation in recommending Casa Buglione to anyone wanting to visit Portugal.
28th of June 2006 Review submitted by Norman from Boise, Idaho / USADear Giampiero, We are enjoying our stay immensly. We have been to Sintra, Cascais, and Obidos while boosting your economy with purchases of food, wine, golf and gifts. Most important Casa Buglione is very wonderful and your cleaning service perfect. Thank you for your hospitality.
16th of July 2006Review from Fiona and Alan, from Karori, Wellington / New Zealand..... We have just been looking through our photos of the holiday, and remembered again what a great time we had and what a lovely place Casa Buglione is....... we just wanted to say thank you so much – it’s a beautiful house and we all had a fantastic time there. We’re back in New Zealand now, where it is very cold and wet. We’ll be relying on our lovely memories of Portugal to see us through the winter here!!
Important: all our twin beds are put together forming a kingsize bed.
In one of our large twin bedrooms, at an extra cost we can put an additional bed forming it to a three bedroom if the total amount op people are 9 instead of the usual maximum of 8.
Our village is hanging on the wooded hill of the Serra de Sintra, also known as Serra da Lua The Moon Mountain The coast is 1.2 Km away and offers spectacular scenery with Cabo da Roca (most western point of Continental Europe on a 140 m high cliff) and big sandy beaches (magnificent Praia da Adraga - 8 min. drive -, Guincho with dunes - 10 min. drive -, Praia Grande - 10 min. drive -, Praia das Macas - 15 min. drive -, etc.) partly stretching out below cliffs. Owing to a mediterranean type microclimate, our area has mild winters and an ideal summer temperature which never gets too hot, The months of September and October are usually like a second summer.