The Casa Do Forno Cottage is a one bedroom rustic duplex cottage
tastefully decorated and boasting many original features from the old
Quinta. This cottage has oodles of character. The bedroom has a
double bed, wardrobe and sloping cane ceilings with wooden beams and
white washed walls. The bathroom has a shower with a tiled seating
area, WC and washbasin with a vanity unit under. The crows nest
lounge area has spectacular views and has a radio/CD player with MP3
reader (guests to bring own CDs), puzzles, chess set, domino set and
playing cards. It is furnished with comfortable cane seats,
terracotta flooring and also has the original cane ceiling with
wooden beams. The walls are also white washed.
The kitchen/dining area has the original bread oven dating back to
the 19th century original floor tiles and stone sink from the Quinta.
The kitchen comprises of fridge with freezer compartment, microwave,
mini electric oven, electric kettle, toaster and gas hob. The
kitchen/dining area also has the cane ceiling with wooden beams and
has the typical Algarvian décor of white washed walls. From the
dining area there are doors leading on to a completely private
terrace with Bar-B-Q, table and chairs and cushioned reclining
chairs. There is also a wood burning stove for the cooler winter
The Casa Do Forno Cottage has its own garden with a further rustic
seating area and is surrounded by an abundance of beautiful flowers
and shrubs. Here in the secluded garden you will experience some of
the most breathtaking sunsets that the Algarve has to offer.
The Casa Do Forno Cottage sleeps a maximum of 2 adults only.
The Quintassential Algarve Holiday apartment cottages are 4 self
catering apartment cottages in the Central Algarve all with sea views
& equipped, furnished & decorated to very high standards & 15 minutes
from the airport.
The Quintassential is open all year round so that guests can enjoy
the 3000 hours of sunshine the Algarve has to offer. We understand
that with low cost airlines it may be better to travel on days other
than Sunday or Thursday, so we are flexible with our arrival and
The apartment cottages can be let individually or together for large
parties and the cottages cater from 2 - 13 people and there is large
pool, heated during the winter months and a freestanding hot
tub/jacuzzi. Two of the accommodations also have gas central heating.
The Quintassential occupies an acre of hilltop set, totally fenced
and accessed via electric gates in breathtaking Algarvian countryside
in the centre of the sunny Algarve in total peace & tranquillity 15
minutes from Faro International Airport & the coast and overlooking
the market town of Loulé. There are spectacular panoramic sea views
from Faro to Portimao. Parts of the Quintassential date back to mid
19th Century and are divided up into four cottages, one large two
bedroom apartment cottage, Orange and two newer one bedroom apartment
cottages, Lemon and Carob and a rustic duplex cottage, Casa do
Forno. All have their own separate entrances, own kitchens, private
south-facing sun terraces and Bar-B-Q areas. All accommodations have
been furnished to a very high standard with cane and pine furniture.