The apartment was named after our grandfather - António - and each bedroom after one of his favorite trees - Araucária, Metrosídero and Pitósporo. It's situated in central Sintra and composed of 2 double bedrooms, 1 suite, bathroom, kitchen and living room. It can host up to 6 people.
It's a 15 min walk from the main Train Station, a 20 min walk to the Historical City Center and a 10 min walk to the local Market. The parking in front of the house is free. The beach can be reached by BUS and the bus stop is 5 minutes walking distance from the flat. In case you choose to go by car to the beach, it should take no longer than a 20 min drive.
Providing a wide shade and a large trunk area to climb, Metrosídero is a tree holding a variety of family memories and it became a very special place for the cousins at their family house.
At Casa António, Metrosídero is a large and bright double bedroom with a balcony offering a nice view to Sintra's Mountain and over the valleys sprawling down to the ocean - a great spot for enjoying the sunset. It shares a bathroom with Araucária bedroom and has access to a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious living room.
Araucária is a large tree with a massive erect stem, reaching a height up to 80 metres. Many different species can be found in Sintra. These trees were a distinctive feature of the cousins' family house skyline.
At Casa António, Araucária is a double bedroom facing the sunset with a nice view to Sintra's Mountain and over the valleys sprawling down to the ocean. The bathroom is just next doors and shared with Metrosídero bedroom. The guests have access to a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious living room.
Pittosporrum is a flowerly plant in the shape of a bush or a tree. Its flowers, normally white, emanate a very sweet aroma which in Spring would be the scent of the cousins' family house.
At Casa António, Pitospóros is a generous suite facing the sunrise. Guests will have access to a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious living room.