Espaço para relaxar junto à lareira. Pormenor da mesa de refeições (acomoda 6 pessoas) | Relaxing spot near the fireplace. Dining table (6 person).Sala de estar | Living room
Large, Panoramic 2-bdr Flat; Wi-Fi
Hosted by Mary
Mary is the host.Mary is a superhost.
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
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
5 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
You won’t be charged yet

Sunny, spacious and centrally located
family size 2-bedroom flat with: large living and dining room, fully equipped kitchen with breakfast area, and private access to a 800 sq ft terrace overlooking Sines' castle and bay. Wi-Fi use free of charge.

The space

WBright, spacious and fully equipped contemporary top floor 2-bedroom flat; includes exclusive access to a 80 sqm private terrace, offering a 180 degree solar exposure, and wide south-facing panoramic views of downtown Sines, its castle and bay. The flat is deally suited to a small group of friends, couples and families. In particular its very spacious 80 sqm balcony is particularly suited as children’s playground. The apartment is located a mere 5-minute walk to the beach and city centre.

The ample living and dining room is equipped with TV and DVD player. There is a fireplace, two sofas and a dining table with chairs. The kitchen and marquise include fridge, washing machine, stove, microwave, gas ovens and other kitchen utensils. There is also a spacious table for informal meals.

The main room has a king-size bed and a very large wardrobe, a small writing desk/dressing table. The secondary room has two single bed. The fully-refurbished toilet includes a large shower cabin, air extractor and hairdryer. All rooms have its own window(s).The flat sits on the building’s top floor and cars can be freely parked, within sight, right next to the apartment block.

Guest access

In addition to its historical, cultural and culinary heritage, Sines boasts a wide choice of outdoor leisure activities which will make your stay a memorable one.

Sines is located in one of the most preserved regions of the European Coast, protected by the Parque Natural do Sudoeste e Costa Vicentina (Forest Reserve of the Southwestern Alentejo and the Vincentian Coast). In only 30 kilometres of coast, Sines has beaches for everyone: family beaches, acessible to everyone and with many activities (S. Torpes: 9 Km; Morgavel: 11 Km; Porto Côvo: 18 Km; Ilha: 23 Km); evading beaches, for those who like large spaces (between the North Coast of Sines and the Troia Peninsula), and a group of small beaches with fine sand and clear waters, separated by large rocks, that look like they were made to create a feeling of intimacy and exclusivity (Samouqueira, Cerca Nova: 17 Km).

Other activities:

- Surf, bodyboard, windsurf and kitesurf lessons, in several Surf Schools in S. Torpes (9 Km) and Vieirinha (12 Km) beaches;

- Badoca Safari Park (15 Km)

- Rota Vicentina: a long distance path along the SW coast of Portugal, comprising two routes - the Historical Way and the Fishermen’s Trail. It totals 350 Km to walk, between the city of Santiago do Cacém (20 Km) and the Cape of St. Vincent, the most southwestern point of Europe.

Cultural activities:

- Festival Músicas do Mundo (FMM Sines): organised by the City Council of Sines since 1999, is the most important event of the cultural year in Sines and the biggest of the kind in the country. Held, every year, in July, FMM gathers the most important names of the world music circuit. With a programme and an environment that allows joining every kind of audiences to enjoy good music, it is a festival that manages to be at the same time youthful and for the family.

- Gastronomy Show “Tasquinhas Sines”: among all the reasons to come and visit Sines, the quality of its gastronomy is one of the first. The typical cooking of the district is based in fish and shellfish. The gastronomy of Sines and of the region celebrates in the beginning of the summer (July). Ten days of tasting pleasure, with the presence of “tasquinhas” (small eating houses) representing the restaurants and other local food houses. Dishes like açorda de marisco (shellfish panada) and feijoada de búzios (a dish of kidney beans with dog whelks) are also examples of the influence of the inland of Alentejo, resulting in an irresistible combination between the flavours of the coast and the plain.

- Carnival: Sines is one of the Portuguese cities with the greatest carnival tradition. Every year, thousands of people come from all parts of the country to see the Carnival (February) and the Summer Carnival (August).

Interaction with guests

Besides check-in/check-out, guests will have full privacy although I will always be present if you need my help.


Amenities
Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Essentials

House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

You can enjoy all the amenities of the apartment, but given the fact that it is a building you must respect the common areas (lobby and elevator). You should leave the house clean when you leave (wash the dishes) and take the garbage outside at the end of your stay (there is a Recycle Bin right in front of the building). For security measures I recommend closing doors/windows during periods of absence. In case of doubt and/or difficulty feel free to contact me .


Cancellations

64 Reviews

Accuracy
Communication
Cleanliness
Location
Check In
Value
Siad User Profile
October 2017
Mary's Appartment is awesome. Everything you need (even a sandwich maker....yeah) is in it and we felt comfortable right from the start. Thanks for having us.
Mary User ProfileMary is a superhost.
Response from Mary:
Thank you Siad, it was a pleasure to have you and thanks for leaving everything perfectly clean and organised. You're very welcome to come back any time :) Best regards, Mary
October 2017

Ben User ProfileBen is a superhost.
July 2017
Fantastic apartment. This is the place to stay on a visit to Sines. Mary was a wonderful host. We hope to come again next year

Júlia User Profile
July 2017
Apartman has a very good location, is clean and comfortable. Mary is a super host, very friendly and always willing to advice. Really nice and varied beaches in the surrounding area, only need to rent the car. Very good food Thanks, Julia
Mary User ProfileMary is a superhost.
Response from Mary:
Thank you so much Julia & Family! :) You were wonderful guests! You're invited to come back anytime :) Best regards
July 2017

Cláudia User Profile
June 2017
We stayed in Mary's house for a weekend to relax and enjoy the sea and the little city! The house is just like the pictures very clean and with new features! The terrace is amazing to spend a few hours watching the sunset with few drinks! Amazing restaurants nearby and the beach of Sines is just 10 min walking! Nicely located to drive through the coast and enjoy other beaches! Worth booking! If I want to return to Sines I'll definitely choose this host!
Mary User ProfileMary is a superhost.
Response from Mary:
Thank you so much Cláudia! It's always a pleasure to know that our guests enjoyed their stay and our wonderful city. You were wonderful guests, please come back anytime! Best regards, Mary
June 2017

Eric User Profile
March 2017
We had a great time at Mary's flat. It is packed with a lot of useful things, and is in a great location in Sines. She and her sister Maria also provided a lot of useful informations. The arrival was also great, even with a delayed flight and a pretty late arrival time, for which Maria was available. I can only recommend it !
Mary User ProfileMary is a superhost.
Response from Mary:
Thank you so much Eric! You were fantastic guests and you're welcome to come back anytime :) Best regards
March 2017

Lucas User Profile
March 2017
Great place to stay and discover sines. Mary was super reactive and helpful. The apartment is clean, big, fully furnished and the view is great! I highly recommend this place as it is beautiful and central.

Santiago User Profile
September 2016
We had a very pleasant stay at Mary's apartament . We felt just like at home. Nothing is missing there to make her guests confortable. The place is conveniently located in the center of the small town of Sines. Wonderful excursions to be done in the outskirts of the town, provided you like nature. After our vacation there, I understand why Mary is a "super host" . She provides quality above standard, always trying to make things easy for the hosts, and in a friendly way. We thank her, hoping we have the chance to repeat experience in the future.

Sines, PortugalJoined in March 2013
Mary User ProfileMary is a superhost.
Sou natural de Sines, adoro praia, música, livros, viajar e receber amigos.
Languages: English, Español, Português
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

The neighbourhood

Similar listings