simple, clean, modern first floor apartment moments from the town centre and equally close to miles of unspoilt country walks.
the apartment was totally renovated only two years ago, double glazed and well insulated so cool in summer and lovely and warm in winter.
Monchique is a small traditional village with all modern amenities which include........
indoor and outdoor swimming pools
free internet centre
many restaurants with traditional and international cuisine
local cafes and bars
tourist information service
daily vegetable/fish market
regular gypsy/artisan market
most local cafe and restaurant workers speak good english but you will get a chance to practice a little portuguese if you feel adventurous !
the southern beaches and lively nightlife are less than a 30 minute drive away as are the quieter west coast beaches famous with surfers.
there is ample parking but if you plan a walking holiday a car is not necessary as all you require is within easy distance and we can arrange an airport pickup from Faro International Airport on request, it is just 45 minutes away.
Monchique is a quiet peaceful village which continues practicing many traditional arts and crafts. there are miles and miles of forest trails which allow access to the unspoilt countryside for the experienced or novice rambler/bicycler. there is an abundance of wildlife, fungi and wildflowers/herbs.
there is a growing interest , of which we are part, in helping the local community to maintain the traditional crafts passed down from generation to generation
we are from the UK and have lived in this village for 14 years ,know or are known by most of the locals and have lots of local knowledge. we are available to advise and assist in any way. come visit us for a relaxed refreshing vacation.
can you imagine that a village has existed here for over 1000 years !...Read more
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