Villa for 16 persons located in a quiet neighbourhood, inside Sintra Natural Park, Unesco World Heritage. This typical Portuguese property offers 8 spacious bedrooms, 2 living rooms, a private L-shape swimming pool, outdoor dining area and barbecue. Villa Maxima is also home to an enormous garden that goes all around the house, giving plenty of space for children to play as grownups relax by the swimming pool. There are several points of interest to visit in the proximity, namely Sintra, famous for its ancient castles and sumptuous palaces, Cascais, home to some of the finest beaches in the Lisbon region and a wide variety of tourist attractions, or Cape Roca the westernmost extent of continental Europe and what was once known as “the end of the world”.
Plenty of reasons to stay at Villa Maxima!
Fully equipped kitchen
Open space with living room and dining area
Small living room with a possibility to install 1 extra bed under request
1 bedroom with double bed
1 bedroom with 3 single beds
3 suites with double bed and ensuite bathroom with shower enclosure
2 bedrooms with double bed
2 family bathrooms with shower enclosure
1 extra foldable bed for a child
Private swimming pool: 12 m x 5 m x 1.5 m – 2.5 m
Outdoor dining area
Parking place for 4 cars
1 bathroom with shower near the pool
Private paid tennis courts within a walking distance from the villa
Praia das Maçãs beach: 1.3 km
Restaurants: 900 m
Bus stop ( to Sintra and Cascais): 900 m
Pharmacy: 1 km
Supermarket: 1 km
ATM: 1 km
Cascais: 21.5 km
Sintra: 10 km
Lisbon Airport: 40 km
The villa is situated 10 km from Sintra, and 20 km from the cosmopolitan Cascais, with its marina, entertainment, shopping, beaches, restaurants, coffee shops, delightful terraces by the sea, not to mention the buzz of a very active nightlife. Estoril, that has the biggest casino in Europe, is only 19.5 km away. Lisbon, the capital with its cosmopolitan atmosphere, monuments, restaurants and Fado, is only 40 min. away. Guincho, with its surrounding natural park is highly recommended for beach & sports holidays. But along the coast the choice of other beaches is endless. Guincho is famous for water sports activities, white sandy family beaches, all within a 20 min drive. The bus stop is just 900 m away from the villa (Sintra and Cascais) and the railway station is 10 km away.
For golfers, there are 6 golf courses, 20 minutes away:
1) Quinta da Marinha
Set amongst beautiful pine trees and stretching down to Guincho beach, it has some of the most majestic sceneries in Portugal. Its hole number 13, a Par 4 descending to the sea, is a picture postcard of Portuguese golf.
It’s the 1st Golf Course in Europe and the 2nd in the World to become a Certified Signature Sanctuary – Gold.
3) Penha Longa
Enjoys championship characteristics, an excellent level of maintenance and beautiful panoramic views over the Sintra mountain range.
One of the oldest and best-known golf courses in Portugal. Many champions – including Max Faulkner and Seve Ballesteros – have walked the fairways of this course.
5) Quinta da Beloura
Fine views over the Sintra mountain range and a course surrounded by trees provide a very pleasurable game of golf.
Designed by Rocky Roquemore. Its eighteen holes extend over 6,128 metres for a Par 72.