Casa da Francisca
Hosted by Mário
Mário is the host.
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2.5 baths
Please set the number of adults.
Adults
1
Please set the number of children.
Children
Ages 2 - 12
0
Please set the number of infants.
Infants
Under 2
0
6 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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Escape the business of life for one night or one week. That's all you'll need in this state-of-the-art, newly renovated historic countryside home. Book your countryside vacation today!

The space

This home consists of three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, sleeps 8 people. Each exquisitely decorated bedroom has amazing views and is equipped with queen size memory-foam mattresses, perfect for a relaxing night's sleep. The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom. The main floor consists of rustic style, stone-walled living room with a wood-burning fireplace, flat-screen television and a sofa-bed for extra guests. The dining room is complete with a traditional wood-burning oven and skylight. There's a spacious kitchen with all modern fixtures and appliances including stove, oven, refrigerator and dishwasher. The laundry room is equipped with a washer/dryer, iron and ironing board. USB/Stick internet available.
Extra mattress available upon request.

Guest access

Can't forget about parking, there's a one-car garage and one car port (all private), also plenty of on-street free parking for extra vehicles.

Interaction with guests

Interaction with guests is limited. Methods of communication include Airbnb portal and email.

Other things to note

In terms of transportation, the best option would be to rent a vehicle. Provides greater mobility to travel to city center and beaches and allows to better explore the rural setting.


Amenities
Free parking on premises
Doorman

House Rules

We are looking for responsible adults to enjoy the home and its surroundings within a reasonable level of care for the structure, appliances and respect for the neighbours. Smoking is limited to the outdoor deck within property walls. Pets not permitted.


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John User Profile
July 2015
We had a lovely stay at Casa da Francisca - the home is beautiful, a recently refurbished home dated back to 1896, I think. It is in the country, about half way between Trofa and Vila do Conde, which suited us perfectly, as we made it to the beach, but still spent plenty of time with family in Trofa - we were there only for the weekend. I went for a run on the country roads, through woods, and along the river, which was enjoyable. Our host were very welcoming, kindly offering to meet us at the airport, even waiting at the car rental while we got that sorted. And as it was very late at night when we arrived, we appreciated the effort. We would definitely stay here again in the future!

Gilles User Profile
August 2016
The house is very well decorated. Very clean with very good equipments. If you like countryside it's perfect because it's in the middle of corn fields, forests and vineyards. I loved running in the forest close to the house. The house is well located as well because the same distance to Porto, Braga and Guimaraes. If you love beaches, its' a little bit far from the beach : about 20/25 minutes by car. I definitely recommend Casa Fransisca for holidays !

Dominik User Profile
August 2016
Beautiful House in excellent condition, superb equiped, even with fresh lemons in the garden. We, a family of joung adults, parents and grandma loved this place. Pretty calm sourrounding and 20-30min from Vila do Conde and Famalicao.

Marianne User Profile
August 2014
What an amazing experience! Mario was so helpful with answering all my questions in the beginning. His daughter took over and welcomed us to our first European vacation. This was the most beautiful home we have ever stayed in. It was out in the country yet close enough for access to visit family and beautiful sites. It had everything we could possibly need- all the modern conveniences, yet the charm and warmth of a Portuguese home in a peaceful community. Even the neighbors made us feel at home! Daniela went above and beyond the role of a host. I can't thank her and her family enough for their kindness! Our only regrets were not having a GPS which Daniela recommended, not learning more Portuguese language and having a large rental car. A small car would have been much more appropriate for this area of the country. Do not drive a van here. Overall we had quite an adventure and would love to come back again one day!

Julien User Profile
August 2017
Super location pour visiter le Portugal

Isabelle User Profile
July 2017
A recommander

Sylvie User Profile
August 2016
Una casa de sueño en un entorno ideal, muy bien equipada, las camas comodísimas...nos hemos sentido como en casa. ¡Volveremos!

Joined in April 2014
Mário User Profile
I was born and raised in this home! I am a proud husband and father of two children and I spend my time between Canada and Portugal. I love to travel and innovate. During my leisurely hours I like to exercise, travel, spend time with my grandchildren and socialize with friends…
Languages: English, Português
Response rate: 50%
Response time: within a day

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