Portugal, Algarve, Loule region, Loule - Cottage

Casa do Forno Cottage: Traditional 1 bedroom cottage that sleeps 2 adults with sea views

    Property Features
  • Cottage
  • Sleeps 2
  • Self-catering
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Shared pool
  • Sea view
  • Tennis court (shared)
  • Games room
  • Golf course 20 minute drive
  • Property in the countryside
  • A car is necessary
  • Property in the mountains
    Holiday Theme
  • Walking holiday
  • Romantic / couples
  • Remote / secluded

Casa do Forno Cottage description

Original features dating back to the 19th Century - stone sink & original bread oven

Use of heated pool, hot tub spa jacuzzi, games area & magnificent gardens

Central Algarve location overlooking Loule town

The Casa Do Forno Cottage is a 1 bedroom rustic duplex cottage tastefully decorated & boasting many original features from the old Quinta. This cottage has oodles of character and is a child-free zone. The bedroom has a double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers & sloping cane ceilings with wooden beams & white washed walls. The bathroom has a shower with a tiled seating area, WC & washbasin with a vanity unit under. The crows nest lounge area has spectacular views & has a radio/CD player with MP3 reader (guests to bring own CDs), puzzles, chess set, domino set & playing cards. It is furnished with comfortable cane seats, terracotta flooring & also has the original cane ceiling with wooden beams. The walls are also white washed.

The rustic kitchen/dining area has the original bread oven dating back to the 19th century & stone sink from the Quinta. The kitchen comprises of fridge/freezer, combi microwave oven, electric kettle, toaster, filter coffee machine, hand held blender & 4 ring gas hob. The kitchen/dining area also has the cane ceiling with wooden beams & has the typical Algarvian décor of white washed walls. From the dining area there are doors leading on to a completely private terrace with brick built Bar-B-Q, table & chairs & reclining chairs. There is also a wood burning stove for the cooler winter evenings making the cottage very cosy.

The Casa Do Forno Cottage has its own garden with a further rustic seating area & is surrounded by an abundance of beautiful flowers & shrubs. There is also a very private sun lounging area. Here in the secluded garden you will experience some of the most breathtaking sunsets that the Algarve has to offer.

The Casa Do Forno Cottage sleeps a maximum of 2 adults only.

Outside The Quintassential is blessed with panoramic sea views and spectacular countryside views, just what you need for a tranquil & relaxing holiday. The gardens at Quintassential are simply marvellous, seeing is believing, with many bushes, plants & fruit trees, along with quiet areas to relax & absorb the views.

The Quintassential has a large pool area, measuring 10 x 5 m with cushioned sun loungers, parasols etc provided for the use of the guests. There is also located on the pool terrace a hot tub spa Jacuzzi for guest use. The pool is heated during the cooler months from 1st October until 30th April & there is no additional charge for heating the pool.

There is also a children’s play area with swings, slide, see-saw, toddler slide & toddler trampoline all amidst an orange grove. For those who have a little more energy, there is an outdoor games area with a professional size table tennis table available for guest use along with table football (foosball), snooker/pool table and an exercise bike. There is also a 12ft trampoline with safety enclosure for guest use.

On arrival the owners will meet you & awaiting your arrival will be a very generous welcome hamper in your accommodation compliments of the house for guests staying a week or more. For all the adult guests, bathrobes are provided for use during their stay, pool towels are provided to use only at the Quintassential & the accommodations have hairdryers, alarm clocks, irons & ironing boards. Guests will need to bring their own beach towels. There is a laundry service available for guests staying at the Quintassential for a small additional charge payable locally.

All the accommodations are non-smoking and car hire is essential.

Prices from 1st November until 31st March include heating.

The Quintassential Algarve Holiday apartment cottages are 4 self catering baby/toddler/family friendly apartment cottages with self catering rental license, 1200 feet above sea level in the Central Algarve all with sea views & equipped, furnished & decorated to very high standards & 15 minutes from the airport. The accommodations

The Quintassential is open all year round so that guests can enjoy the 3000 hours of sunshine the Algarve has to offer. We understand that with low cost airlines it may be better to travel on days other than Sunday or Thursday, so we are flexible with our arrival & departure days and only a minimum of a 3 night stay.

The accommodations can be let individually or together for large parties & the cottages cater from 2 – 10 adults & 3 infants & there is large pool, heated during the winter months, freestanding hot tub spa Jacuzzi, children’s play area & games area. There are 3 one bedroom accommodations & a large two bedroom apartment cottage. Two of the accommodations also have gas central heating. The Quintassential now has the added benefit of Wi-Fi internet access available with hotspots available within the Quintassential grounds for guest use.

The Quintassential occupies an acre of hilltop set, totally fenced & accessed via electric gates in breathtaking Algarvian countryside in the centre of the sunny Algarve in total peace & tranquillity 15 minutes from Faro International Airport & the coast & overlooking the market town of Loulé. There are spectacular panoramic sea views from Faro to Portimao. Parts of the Quintassential date back to mid 19th Century & are divided up into 4 cottages, 1 large 2 bedroom apartment cottage, Orange & 2 newer 1 bedroom apartment cottages, Lemon & Carob & a rustic duplex cottage, Casa do Forno. All have their own separate entrances, own kitchens, private south-facing sun terraces & brick built Bar-B-Q areas. All accommodations have been furnished to a very high standard with cane & pine furniture. The Quintassential Apartment Cottages are fully licensed self catering holiday accommodations and meet to Portuguese rental law having our Alojamento Local licence (AL).

Activities & Places of interest in Loule region
Bird Watching

Photos of the holiday Cottage

Casa do Forno Cottage - Casa do Forno Cottage
Casa do Forno Cottage
Casa do Forno Cottage - Rustic Stairs
Rustic Stairs
Casa do Forno Cottage - View of kitchen diner from crow's nest lounge
View of kitchen diner from crow's nest lounge
Casa do Forno Cottage - Bedroom
Casa do Forno Cottage - Crow's Nest Lounge
Crow's Nest Lounge
Casa do Forno Cottage - Exterior
Casa do Forno Cottage - Private garden area
Private garden area
Casa do Forno Cottage - Views from private garden area
Views from private garden area
Casa do Forno Cottage - Original bread oven & stone sink
Original bread oven & stone sink
Casa do Forno Cottage - Relaxation Area
Relaxation Area
Casa do Forno Cottage - Table Tennis Area
Table Tennis Area
Casa do Forno Cottage - Fun for all ages
Fun for all ages
Casa do Forno Cottage - some of the gardens
some of the gardens
Casa do Forno Cottage - Quiet area within the gardens
Quiet area within the gardens
Casa do Forno Cottage - Pool fun
Pool fun
Casa do Forno Cottage - Heated Pool, hot tub spa jacuzzi & views
Heated Pool, hot tub spa jacuzzi & views
Casa do Forno Cottage - Views towards Loule
Views towards Loule
Casa do Forno Cottage - Looking up to raised sun decked area
Looking up to raised sun decked area
Casa do Forno Cottage - Hot tub & raised sun deck
Hot tub & raised sun deck

The Loule region - Algarve region

The Quintassential is perched on a hilltop 1200 feet above sea level totally fenced and accessed via electric gates overlooking the market town of Loule, 10 minutes from the blue flag beaches of the Algarve and golf courses and 15 minutes from Faro International airport. The Quintassential Apartment Cottages are fully licensed self catering holiday accommodations and meet to Portuguese rental law having our Alojamento Local licence (AL). Loule has everything one would need from a holiday with endless restaurants, cafes, supermarkets, banks, shops, award winning traditional vegetable, fish & vegetable market, famous gypsy market, historical buildings etc. There are also two restaurants within reasonable walking distance of the Quintassential.

Activities and places of interest in Algarve, Loule region

Bird watching, Jet skiing, Roller blading, Surfing, Whitewater rafting, Cycling, Mountain biking, Swimming, Windsurfing, Fishing, Fly fishing, Freshwater fishing, Hiking, Mountain climbing, Shopping, Horse riding, Mountaineering, Walking, Hunting, Paragliding, Water skiing, Diving, Rock climbing, Snorkeling, Whale watching
Local attractions
Private beach, Marina, Forest, Botanical gardens, Cave, Waterfall, Scenic drive, Nudist beach, Vineyard, Church, Theater, Museum, Restaurant, Casino, Theme park, Zoo, Waterpark, Cinema, Library, Playground

Spa nearby, Massage available locally, Gym nearby, Laundromat nearby

Babysitting services onsite, Massage onsite, Laundry onsite
  • Beach within reasonable driving distance
  • Golf course 20 minute drive
  • Lake / river within reasonable driving distance
  • Property in the countryside
  • Property in the mountains
  • Located in a village
Holiday theme
Walking holiday, Romantic / couples, Remote / secluded

Rental features

Property type
Cottage sleeps 2 people

1 bedroom, 1 double bed


1 bathroom (0 of which are ensuite), shower enclosure, outdoor shower


Seating for 2 people

Dining room

Seating for 2 people

Interior features

Satellite TV, Stereo system, Radio, CD Player, Games room, Pool table, Table tennis table, Foosball table, Books
General facilities
Linen provided, Towels provided, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine, Utensils, Kettle, Toaster, Iron & board, Coffee maker, Log fire, Safe, Hairdryer
Wi-fi available

Exterior features

Exterior facilities
Sailing boat available, Tennis court (shared), Sunbeds/loungers, Secure parking, Trampoline, Sea view, Garden (private), Balcony/terrace, Garden (shared), BBQ, Garden table & chairs, Beach chairs, Swing, Ground floor patio, Gated community
Shared outdoor heated pool, Jacuzzi

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Rental Rates

 Rental prices are quoted in £ (GBP)
 Weekly rate
Week night
Weekend rate
Minimum stay
 May 2011
12 May 11
31 May 11
 June & July 2011
01 Jun 11
31 Jul 11
 August 2011
01 Aug 11
31 Aug 11
 September 2011
01 Sep 11
30 Sep 11
 October 2011
01 Oct 11
31 Oct 11
 Winter 2011
01 Nov 11
31 Mar 12
 April 2012
01 Apr 12
30 Apr 12
 May 2012
01 May 12
31 May 12
 June & July 2012
01 Jun 12
31 Jul 12
 August 2012
01 Aug 12
31 Aug 12
 September 2012
01 Sep 12
30 Sep 12
 October 2012
01 Oct 12
31 Oct 12
 Winter 2012
01 Nov 12
31 Mar 13

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